Transport & Distribution Articles

CeMAT RUSSIA: Recovering economy a boon to logistics industry

CeMAT RUSSIA: Recovering economy a boon to logistics industry

This year's CeMAT RUSSIA, the Russian Federation's leading intralogistics trade show, will open on 19 September with around 150 exhibitors.

Dixson Haulage takes first vehicles from Fraikin

Dixson Haulage takes first vehicles from Fraikin

Fraikin has supplied its first vehicles into service with Essex-based Dixson Haulage, replacing part of the company's fleet with new assets on full service contract hire.

Leading Transport and Logistics Company raises over £4000 for local charity

Leading Transport and Logistics Company raises over £4000 for local charity

Members of staff from one of the leading transport and logistic companies, Meachers Global Logistics, have taken part in a number of events to help raise a fantastic £4021.30 in three months for local charity Saints Foundation.

Guest Truck & Van in £1.2m fashion truck deal

Guest Truck & Van in £1.2m fashion truck deal

A West Midlands headquartered commercial vehicle dealer has supplied 14 new customised trucks to a global freight company in a deal worth over £1.2m.

Viva España: PTV Group starts up in Spain

Viva España: PTV Group starts up in Spain

The Karlsruhe software provider PTV is continuing its global expansion and has now opened its first office in Spain.

How mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics industries

How mobile robots will transform material handling and logistics industries

By Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, Research Director, IDTechEx.

Mobile robotics in material handling and logistics will become a $75bn market by 2027. It will then more than double by 2038.

The Impact of digitalisation and status of the supply chain profession are driving a global talent shortage crisis

The Impact of digitalisation and status of the supply chain profession are driving a global talent shortage crisis

DHL has called upon industry leaders to recognise the growing talent gap crisis in the supply chain sector.

Swissport Cargo USA opens a new state-of-the-art warehouse at Chicago O’Hare Airport

Swissport Cargo USA opens a new state-of-the-art warehouse at Chicago O’Hare Airport

Swissport Cargo USA, a subsidiary of Swissport International, provider of ground and air cargo services to the aviation industry, opened a new warehouse at the Chicago O'Hare Airport.

UK Big Box warehouse market remains positive despite reduced take-up in first half of 2017

UK Big Box warehouse market remains positive despite reduced take-up in first half of 2017

JLL has published its H1 2017 UK Big Box Industrial & Logistics research which reveals the following:

10 ways to make your warehouse more efficient

10 ways to make your warehouse more efficient

An infographic by Peoplevox.

By analysing the orders you receive throughout the course of a year, you can identify trends that will help you to position your stock more effectively.

High freight surplus in the second quarter

High freight surplus in the second quarter

The transport barometer: TimoCom reaches a freight all-time high