Logistics in the News – Week 6

 I have decided to try something new on LogisticsMatter. The concept itself is not new, it’s new on this blog. 🙂 Every workday between 14h00 and about 18h00 CET a selection of the best Logistics and Supply Chain news and background stories is tweeted through @LogisticsMatter. What I will (try to) do is give a quick weekly round up of […]

Technology and Logistics: Is your 3PL 2.0?

“For years, logistics companies have faced commoditization. The industry is finally in a place where real innovation is being implemented, but more importantly demanded by the customers.” These are the words of eft CEO Chris Saynor, and they reflect what I saw and heard at the eft 3PL Summit I attended last year November in Amsterdam. Several speakers touched on […]

3PL Value Creation

Armstrong & Associates are presenting an event this month in the University Center Conference in Chicago, and we are proud to be Media Partner. If you want to increase your knowledge on creating value within 3PL organizations, then this is the place to be October 28-30. The first day will consist of an Executive Briefing on 3PL Finance and Investment. I can […]

The 3PL Product: Commoditized Service or Value Added Offering

This will be the forth year that LogisticsMatter is Media Partner of the eft 3PL Summit and CSCO Forum in Europe and the 12th time it is held in Europe. This year’s venue is the Park Plaza, Amsterdam Airport Hotel. If you want to be up to speed on what is happening in the world of Third Party Logistics, you better block 18-20 […]

LogisticsMatter is going to the 3PL Summit. And you?

This will be the third year that LogisticsMatter is Media Partner of the Eyefortransport 3PL Summit and CSCO Forum in Europe. This year the event is held in Amsterdam in the Steigenberger Airport Hotel, 12-14 November. “How to Successfully Drive your Logistics Business Past the Comfort Zone – New Opportunities, Technologies, Markets & Challenges Explored” is this year’s tagline. The second conference […]

Vileda continues partnership with CEVA

CEVA provides unique light manufacturing services in Turkey – Partnership extended to almost 20 years Istanbul, Turkey, 5 September, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has extended its 14 year partnership with Vileda, Europe’s pioneering cleaning brand and house cleaning solutions provider. Under the terms of the deal, CEVA will continue carrying Vileda’s wide […]

Deutsche Post DHL calls on its employees worldwide to act on their social responsibility

Ten thousands of employees mobilize for “Global Volunteer Day” for the third consecutive year Program now extended to the entire year Bonn, 09/05/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – Deutsche Post DHL, the world’s leading postal and logistics group, is calling on its employees, customers and partnering non-profit organizations worldwide for its third-ever “Global Volunteer Day”. As of this year, the program is […]

Kuehne + Nagel offers logistics services for TOM TAILOR

Moscow / Russia, September 4, 2013 – TOM TAILOR GROUP, an international fashion and lifestyle company and one of the key players in the European fashion sector, has awarded Kuehne + Nagel with a contract for logistics services in Russia. For the TOM TAILOR GROUP Kuehne + Nagel will provide transport services from Germany to Russia, handle customs clearances, arrange […]

DB Schenker simplifies web logon for customers

Now it takes fewer clicks to access eServices at www.dbschenker.com Essen, September 2, 2013 – DB Schenker has made it easier for customers to access the internet-based service portals on its global website at www.dbschenker.com. DB Schenker Logistics customers can now benefit from a newly integrated entry screen that lets them log on directly. Previously, logging on involved additional clicks, and users had to […]

CEVA opens healthcare hub in Miami

New hub to help speed delivery of vaccines and increase cold chain capabilities Houston, USA, 29 August, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, today announced the opening of a fully compliant healthcare cold chain hub in Miami. The opening of the Miami healthcare hub demonstrates CEVA’s ongoing commitment to investment in improving quality […]