Transport & Distribution Europe

UPS Worldwide Express Package service helps businesses deliver urgent shipments

UPS Worldwide Express Package service helps businesses deliver urgent shipments

UPS has announced the expansion of its UPS Worldwide Express package service to reach 117 countries and territories, providing an earlier delivery option for customers to more locations.

Logistics industry will deliver post-Brexit calm and leadership, says UKWA’s Peter Ward

Logistics industry will deliver post-Brexit calm and leadership, says UKWA’s Peter Ward

The Chief Executive of the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA), Peter Ward, has called for the logistics industry to "provide the calm that is needed and that the politicians are so patently failing to provide" following the Brexit vote.

Hastings Freight lifts international award for excellence

Hastings Freight lifts international award for excellence

Weeks after winning a UK award for its outstanding customer service, Chesterfield-based Hastings Freight has been named Palletways' International Member of the Year.

3PL excellence rewarded at UKWA Awards

3PL excellence rewarded at UKWA Awards

The achievements of both companies and individuals across the warehousing and third party logistics (3PL) sectors were recognised at UKWA's Annual Awards for Warehousing 2016 ceremony, which was held recently at London's Dorchester Hotel.

OEM wins deal worth up to £1m to support Go Marine global fleet

OEM wins deal worth up to £1m to support Go Marine global fleet

Specialist oil and gas and marine services firm, OEM Group, has secured a two-year contract worth up to £1million with international energy services company Go Marine to deliver engine support services to its fleet of vessels operating across the world for the oil and gas industry.

uShip signs exclusive contract with DB Schenker to automate road freight

uShip signs exclusive contract with DB Schenker to automate road freight

uShip, the online shipping marketplace and freight automation software provider, has partnered with DB Schenker, one of the world's largest logistics companies, to power 'Drive4Schenker,' an online trucking platform launching later this year. The 5-year agreement, worth tens of millions, is exclusive within Europe.

Asia-based Unique Logistics moves rates into CargoSphere Cloud

Asia-based Unique Logistics moves rates into CargoSphere Cloud

CargoSphere has announced that Unique Logistics International, an Asian-based global freight forwarder and supply chain management company, has expanded its relationship with CargoSphere to streamline contract and rate management and real-time access to ocean freight rates for its global offices.

Potter Logistics reopens Knowsley rail freight terminal

Potter Logistics reopens Knowsley rail freight terminal

The first freight train since 2006 came through Potter Logistics Knowsley rail freight terminal on June 28 2016.

BITO red tape for IMHX 2016

BITO red tape for IMHX 2016

A highlight of IMHX 2016 is sure to be found on BITO Storage Systems' stand (9F80) with the UK launch of a new driverless intralogistics transport solution that does not require any permanent fixtures - making it easy to implement, adapt or remove.

Allport teams up with top retailers to address South East Asia supply chain opportunities

Allport teams up with top retailers to address South East Asia supply chain opportunities

International supply chain and freight forwarding company, Allport Cargo Services, has joined forces with leading global retailers to share innovation and best practice in international supply chain logistics.

Masternaut and Same Day Courier Network partnership delivers the goods

Masternaut and Same Day Courier Network partnership delivers the goods

Masternaut, provider of fleet telematics, has formed a strategic partnership with transport industry trading platform, Same Day Courier Network (SDCN), to ensure couriers and haulage operators can improve fleet efficiency through telematics.

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