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Fortec Distribution joins forces with WCG to introduce students to logistics

Fortec Distribution joins forces with WCG to introduce students to logistics

The Fortec Distribution Network has joined forces with WCG to help deliver a new initiative to give students an insight into logistics and the good careers available within the sector.

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

Volga-Dnepr Airlines (VDA), the carrier of oversize and super heavy shipments by air, and Kintetsu World Express France (KWE) have expertly orchestrated a charter flight from Paris-Vatry, France, to Damman, Saudi Arabia, transporting an 11,000 horsepower Alstom motorized pump.

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets appoints Head of Logistics to support growing Sector Specialists team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets appoints Head of Logistics to support growing Sector Specialists team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (‘AXA IM - Real Assets’) has appointed Thomas Karmann as Head of Logistics, effective immediately.

Eddie Stobart secures contract with Tarmac

Eddie Stobart secures contract with Tarmac

Supply chain, transport and logistics company, Eddie Stobart has been awarded a five-year contract by Tarmac, the UK sustainable building materials and construction solutions business.

South Tyneside’s 16 new Mercedes-Benz Econics are streets ahead

South Tyneside’s 16 new Mercedes-Benz Econics are streets ahead

Residents of South Tyneside are set to benefit from more reliable bin collections following their local authority’s investment in a fleet of state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Econic refuse trucks.

Adjuno joints EV Cargo

Adjuno joints EV Cargo

Adjuno, the UK provider of supply chain management software, is one of six premier logistics companies that have joined forces to form EV Cargo.

Potter Group announces £25 million investment as it rebrands to reflect new direction

Potter Group announces £25 million investment as it rebrands to reflect new direction

Ripon-based Potter Group, which sold its logistics operations to WH Bowker two years ago, has announced a £25 million investment in the business over the next five years and rebranded as Potter Space to better reflect its current business as an owner, developer and operator of commercial business parks across the UK.

Nottingham Air Quality plan should set a nationwide precedent

Nottingham Air Quality plan should set a nationwide precedent

Clean Air Zones (CAZs) are not a one-size-fits-all solution to improving air quality, as illustrated by Nottingham City Council and DEFRA, which has agreed the city does not require a charging low emission zone to meet its air quality targets.

The Cartwright Group scoops top accolade

The Cartwright Group scoops top accolade

Commercial vehicle body & trailer manufacturer the Cartwright Group has added another award to its trophy cabinet with a top accolade at the M.E.N Business of the Year 2018 Awards.

Imperial Logistics replaces heavy-duty fleet for 3 million tonne steel contract

Imperial Logistics replaces heavy-duty fleet for 3 million tonne steel contract

Imperial Logistics International has acquired 3 new heavy-duty tractor units and 7 heavy-duty trailers to support its on-site logistics contract for a major steel producer at its Bochum (Germany) plant. The contract involves moving 3 million tonnes of steel coil per annum.

Waymo CEO to keynote CES 2019 Leaders in Technology Dinne

Waymo CEO to keynote CES 2019 Leaders in Technology Dinne

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced that Waymo Chief Executive Officer, John Krafcik, will keynote at the CES 2019 Leaders in Technology (LIT) Dinner, an invitation-only event bringing together more than 600 policymakers, top technologists and entrepreneurs.

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