DHL proves that quick document delivery can be green with new carbon neutral feature

Carbon neutral GoGreen shipping for documents available for account customers in 110 countries Carbon emissions on individual shipments to be offset through investment in climate protection projects Bonn, 02/04/2013, 11:00 AM CET – DHL calculates the CO2 emissions associated with the handling and transport of every individual shipment. DHL Express has introduced the GoGreen carbon neutral feature to its DHL Express […]

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Facility Earns Green Business Certification

Focused on Sustainability, California Facility Exceeds Standards for Waste Reduction, Conservation Methods and Pollution Prevention SAN FRANCISCO and LIVERMORE, Calif. – January 16, 2013 – Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), today announced that its Livermore, Calif., facility recently earned the Green Business Certification from the California Green Business Program. Certification requires a facility to meet […]

DB Schenker Logistics: a “SuperGreen” partner

EU SuperGreen project promotes eco-friendly developments in European logistics industry Berlin/Essen/Gothenburg, January 11, 2013) Companies and institutions involved in the EU’s SuperGreen project showcased their results at the final plenary workshop in Gothenburg, Sweden, today. DB Schenker is a partner of the project, which seeks to make European freight logistics more environmentally friendly. As part of the project, which began […]

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Expands Operations in Singapore

New S$50 Million Distribution Centre Spotlights “Green” Design and Construction, Seeks BCA Green Mark Gold Plus Certification SINGAPORE – January 09, 2013 – Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo), the US$1.7 billion global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), will cut the ribbon today on its new state-of-the-art warehousing and retail distribution management centre here at 11 Sunview Way, Singapore 627540. Menlo […]

Eco-Shopping Guide Scores UPS Tops in Shipping

Climate Counts cites UPS for environmental leadership Atlanta, December 05, 2012 – For the fourth consecutive year, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has earned the No. 1 ranking in the consumer shipping category of the Climate Counts Company Scorecard. UPS tied for second overall in this year’s global list of 145 companies and is the only transportation and logistics provider to appear in […]

FedEx: Fred Smith and SAFE Unveil a New National Strategy for Energy Security

December 03 2012 — FedEx Chairman, CEO and President Fred Smith today joined the Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE) organization to unveil a new national strategy for energy security that includes policy recommendations designed to reduce the United States’ dependence on oil. It is paramount that the United States work quickly to find alternative sources for our transportation sector, which accounts […]

ModusLink Wins Fourth Consecutive Green Supply Chain Award

Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine recognizes ModusLink for designing sustainable, measurable and impactful new product packaging— WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 29, 2012– For the fourth year in a row, ModusLinkGlobal Solutions™ Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK) has been honored by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine’s 2012 Green Supply Chain Awards. The Company was recognized for developing a creative and cost-saving package […]

Ryder Recognized as a Top Company in 2012 Newsweek Green Rankings for Third Year in a Row

Ranks Top 4 in the Transportation & Logistics Industry Sector MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)– For the third consecutive year, Newsweek’s annual Green Rankings has recognized Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R), a leader in commercial transportation and supply chain management solutions, as one of the top green companies in the U.S. Ryder ranked fourth among the U.S. Transportation and Logistics industry sector in this […]

FedEx Express Breaks Ground on New Solar Installation at Newark Hub Facility

Memphis, TN, October 17, 2012 – FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, today announced plans to install its largest rooftop solar-electric system at its distribution hub in Newark, NJ.  This announcement came after several years of planning with The Port Authority of NY & NJ, Marina Energy, LLC, Solops, LLC […]

Damco wins for sustainability in logistics

SCM Logistics Excellence Awards once again recognizes Damco for abilities in Supply Chain Management. Damco is the winner of the Supply Chain Sustainability Award 2012. Singapore, 17 October 2012 – World leading logistics provider Damco was honored at the 8th annual SCM Logistics Excellence Awards 2012 tonight. Damco won the category “Supply Chain Sustainability Award” for excellence in showcasing customer […]