Freight, cargo and logistics news

cargo-partner Joins UN Global Compact

cargo-partner, a leading transport and logistics provider, has joined the UN Global Compact, demonstrating its commitment to sustainability and social responsibility. The company is dedicated to minimizing its environmental impact, promoting sustainable transportation technologies, and collaborating with partners to create a more sustainable future.

Maersk Breaks Ground on New Cold Store in Rotterdam

Maersk has begun construction on a new cold store facility in Rotterdam to meet the growing demand for temperature-controlled storage solutions. The new facility will have an annual flow throughput capacity of over 43,000 FFE and is expected to be operational in Q4 2024.

Europris Partners with Maersk to Reduce GHG Emissions

Europris, a leading Norwegian retail company, has partnered with Maersk to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from seaborne logistics by over 80% using Maersk's ECO Delivery product, which offers certified green fuel transportation. This partnership exemplifies how companies can collaborate to minimize their environmental impact.

DHL Freight breaks ground on new terminal in Berlin

DHL Freight is building a new terminal in Berlin-Marienfelde. The terminal will be sustainable and will expand the company's network in the Berlin area.

Kuehne+Nagel Road Logistics Team Delivers Flu Vaccines to Over Half a Million Veterans

Kuehne+Nagel's Road Logistics team successfully delivered flu vaccines to over half a million veterans in less than ten days, demonstrating their teamwork and dedication in supporting those who served our country.

Study Shows Benefits of Using CTU Code in Supply Chain

A new study found that the use of the CTU Code can significantly improve safety, efficiency, and costs in the supply chain. The study also found that the CTU Code can help businesses to reduce the risk of accidents and improve their corporate image.

Rhenus Switzerland Unveils Massive Photovoltaic System in Schaffhausen

Rhenus Switzerland has installed a large photovoltaic system on the roof of its logistics building in Schaffhausen. The system is expected to generate around 1,100,000 kWh of electricity per year, equivalent to the annual consumption of approximately 220 Swiss households.

Giant Pandas Mei Xiang, Tian Tian, and Xiao Qi Ji Arrive in China on the FedEx Panda Express

Three giant pandas, Mei Xiang, Tian Tian, and Xiao Qi Ji, were returned to China from the Smithsonian's National Zoo after nearly two decades. The pandas will spend the next 30 days in quarantine before being released into the wild.

Maersk Expands Omnichannel Fulfillment Capabilities in Australia

Maersk is expanding its omnichannel fulfillment capabilities in Australia by opening seven new facilities. This expansion will increase its footprint and provide customers with more efficient and sustainable services.

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. relaunches ZIM eCommerce Xpress (ZEX) Service

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. is relaunching ZIM eCommerce Xpress (ZEX) service, providing a premium, speedy China-US West Coast service. The service will resume with its first departure from Yantian on November 22, 2023.

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