SmartTruck Introduces, Begins Production on Next-Generation Trailer Aerodynamics

First Customers for UnderTray System Include Con-way, Frito-Lay and PepsiCo PHOENIX – October 19, 2010 SmartTruck, a new manufacturer of aerodynamic products for the trucking industry, introduced its UT-6 Trailer UnderTray System today at the 2010 ATA Management Conference & Exhibition. SmartTruck has begun production of the system, which provides a fuel efficiency gain of at least 8.5 percent for […]

CEVA launches the City of Books in Italy

A €65 million investment for the largest multi-client logistical hub in Europe, dedicated to the publishing sector Milan, Italy, 19 October 2010 – CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, yesterday launched the City of Books, a cutting-edge logistics platform which is unique in Europe as it is dedicated solely to the publishing sector. The launch was attended […]

DHL expands Express air route system between Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East

Hong Kong next-day express service to Europe through earlybird connection to Leipzig Thailand connected to speedy Europe-to-Asia route Brussels to Bahrain provides additional capacity from Europe to key Middle-East market Bonn / Hong Kong, 10/19/2010, 10:00 AM CEST Zoom Download DHL Express is sharpening its focus on the international cross-border express business with investments on key trade lanes like Leipzig-Hong […]

Con-way Freight and Con-way Truckload Named to Inbound Logistics Top 100 Motor Carriers List

Companies Recognized for Exemplary Service, Performance and Commitment to Customers SAN MATEO, Calif. – October 13, 2010 Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) today announced that two of its operating companies — Con-way Freight and Con-way Truckload — have been selected by Inbound Logistics for its 2010 Top 100 Motor Carriers list. This marks the second consecutive appearance in the annual compilation […]

Sustainability is Key for Future Success of the Logistics Industry

Deutsche Post DHL unveils new study on green business trends “Delivering Tomorrow: Towards Sustainable Logistics” identifies key developments Asian consumers are ready to pay for green products, study shows Shanghai/Bonn, 10/13/2010, 10:00 AM CEST Zoom Download The reduction of carbon emissions is already a central aspect of our business. The pursuit of sustainability will transform the logistics industry, both in […]

England Logistics’ Charles F. Myers named to Board of Directors for the International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA)

Salt Lake City, Utah – October 11, 2010 – Charles F. Myers, Director of International Business Development at England Logistics, a leader in global logistics, and wholly owned subsidiary of C.R. England, was named to the 2010 Board of Directors for the International Refrigerated Transportation Association (IRTA).  The IRTA Board of Directors was originally established, and continues to exist, as […]

FedEx Receives Committed to the Environment Award

FedEx is the only company in transportation to have received this award from The International Charter MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 12, 2010 – FedEx Corp. (NYS: FDX) is recognized by The International Charter for clear commitment to understanding its environmental impact and reducing it. FedEx is the only company in its industry to receive the Committed to the Environment award. “We were […]

DSV Expands to South Africa

DSV Air & Sea Holding has set up business in South Africa through the establishment of a subsidiary. The subsidiary has concluded an agreement on the acquisition of the business activities of Transmedit Forwarding, which is currently DSV’s agent in South Africa. The transaction gives DSV its own presence in South Africa with offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town, which […]

BMW Manufacturing Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment

BMW Manufacturing Introduces Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment 11.10.2010 Press Release Information from editor: Photos coming soon. Company’s Commitment to Sustainability Also Focused on Facilities Spartanburg, S.C. – October 11, 2010…BMW Manufacturing Co. announced today it is implementing a new alternative fuel platform to use hydrogen fuel cells to power the plant’s material handling equipment. Hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts, […]