Logistics in the News – Week 10

It was a good week, and a good weekend as well (I know I’m later than usual with the weekly digest). My wife was away for a training this weekend, so it was just me and the twins. Had great fun, but spent quite some time today getting the house back into shape. And the things you eat when you let […]

Logistics in the News – Week 9

A good friend of mine came by the house yesterday evening. We usually play squash once a week, but his back is injured and I need to take it easy with my knee (try taking it easy when playing squash). We opted for some beers in stead and had great fun with my Sonos. Had been too long since I […]

Everything you need to know about Warehouse Management

I read a lot. I love reading. I go through lots of reports, research and background pieces on Supply Chain and Logistics I come across online, usually on my tablet. If it’s a hefty pdf I may put it on my Kindle, where I also keep my detective, thriller and historic novels, as that makes for ‘quieter’ reading. When it […]

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 […]

Logistics Market Snapshot – March Edition

Each month the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a Logistics Market Snapshot with key Logistics and Supply Chain figures and statistics. Included are several Multimodal, Trucking, Rail, Air, and Ocean Freight Indexes, Industrial Vacancy and Rent Rates and general economic indexes. To everybody visiting the Georgia Logistics Summit the next two days: enjoy! I’m sorry I can’t be there.

Logistics Market Snapshot – February Edition

Each month the Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics publishes a Logistics Market Snapshot with key Logistics and Supply Chain figures and statistics. Included are several Multimodal, Trucking, Rail, Air, and Ocean Freight Indexes, Industrial Vacancy and Rent Rates and general economic indexes. Did you buy flowers for Valentines Day? A lot of flowers were shipped around the world to […]

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 […]

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 […]