3 Things Logistics Companies Can Do Against Ransomware

It has happened. Again. Another ransomware attack has hit companies today. The brunt of the attack was aimed at the Ukraine, but companies worldwide were affected. Parcels and trains held to ransom In May it was FedEx (amongst others) that was affected by the ransomware virus WannaCry. Another logistics company that was affected, or infected, was German railway and freight […]

Who’s Infiltrating Your Supply Chain?

Guest Author –  Sponsored Content –  Internationalization, outsourcing, e-tailing and the expansion of international trade zones have created enormous complexities throughout the supply chain and product life cycle. This has resulted in a rapid escalation of global counterfeiting issues, threatening consumer safety like never before. Counterfeiting is a pervasive, global problem that affects everything from lower end products like chewing […]

Cordstrap #20 in top 100 of most successful ”MKB” manufacturing companies in The Netherlands

Some might argue that the manufacturing industry in The Netherlands is dead. Nothing is less true looking at the list that was published in the latest edition of MT Management Team magazine, the largest business magazine in The Netherlands. MT Management Team created the list in close cooperation with Mazars Berenschot Corporate Finance and scored companies on four elements; revenue, […]

Cordstrap announces new CEO, Brad Tribble

Cordstrap B.V., the global market leader in innovative Cargo Securing Systems for all modes of transportation, has announced the appointment of Brad Tribble as new CEO.  Brad will be responsible for the world-wide operations and organization of Cordstrap, which includes production facilities in several countries, sales offices in 20 countries and a worldwide network of distributors. Cordstrap is privately held, […]

Deutsche Post DHL and UNDP launch the next “Get Airports Ready for Disaster” training in Indonesia

New GARD trainings launched in Denpasar, Bali and Kupang, West Timor Bonn, 11/08/2011, 10:45 AM CET Zoom Download GARD training at the Chittagong airport. The Indonesian government, Deutsche Post DHL and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today launched the “Get Airports Ready For Disaster” (GARD) training programme in Indonesia. After an initial training at Makassar and Palu airports in 2009, this […]

TNT Express UAE Receives TAPA Certification for 2011-2013

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 18th, 2011 – TNT Express UAE, the leading global business to business express delivery company, is delighted to receive the TAPA Certification for 2011-2013, with an audit score of 97% for its main DX7 Depot located in Al Qusais area in Dubai. This is a renewal of the certification, which in itself is an achievement […]

Con-way Freight Flags Suspicious Shipment, Leads to FBI Arrest

In response to media inquiries, Con-way Freight (NYSE: CNW) today issued the following statement regarding the company’s involvement in the investigation which led to the arrest of Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari. Con-way Freight has been working closely with local police and the FBI on this case from the beginning. The case stemmed from a shipment we determined to be of a […]

Deutsche Post DHL’s dedication to global data protection is a success

Bonn/Berlin, 02/03/2011, 10:00 AM CET Zoom Download Walter Scheurle und Peter Schaar with the letter of approval. The “Deutsche Post DHL Privacy Policy”, drafted by the company, has been approved by Germany’s Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information. The approval allows Deutsche Post DHL to transmit personal data internationally in accordance with its privacy policy without having […]

UPS Adds Photo ID Requirement for Retail Shipping

As part of its ongoing review to enhance security, UPS (NYSE: UPS) today announced it is expanding its policy to require customers who ship packages from retail shipping locations to present a government-issued photo ID for verification of identification. The directive will apply at The UPS Store® and Mail Boxes Etc.® locations as well as authorized shipping outlets worldwide. Consumers […]

Statement on UPS Security Review

Atlanta, November 16, 2010 As part of the immediate response to investigations involving suspicious packages in cargo networks and new security directives, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has reviewed its security protocols with authorities involved, both in the U.S. and internationally. Through on-going collaboration with government authorities, UPS shares a responsibility for information exchange, risk assessment and preventative action. UPS is ensuring it […]