Thursday, July 16, 2020

Logistics and the supply chain

Amazon explores 3d printing production

A new era for logistics, or just hot air?

The future of logistics could change sooner than anticipated as companies such as Uber investigate logistics related projects and Amazon explores en route production...

Supply chain finance platform to free capital withheld from UK plc

When the global recession took hold bank lending to businesses tightened, leaving companies to seek out other sources of supply chain finance. ...
More warehouse space at the Port of Felixstowe

More big box space at Felixstowe

Suffolk Coastal council has received plans from Hutchison Ports (UK) to develop part of the oldest area of the Port of Felixstowe. The...
Deutsche Bahn rail freight

Storms and strikes to blame for DB negative first half

Deutsche Bahn (DB), Germany’s state-owned railway, is weighing up the option of a partial privatisation of DB Schenker Logistics as part of a large-scale...
Trade flows between Asia’s emerging markets dominated the 2015 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index

3PLs optimistic about trade flows with next-tier economies

Trade flows between Asia’s emerging markets and other emerging markets have left logistics professionals most upbeat as they dominated the 2015 Agility Emerging Markets...
FedEx TNT merger

No objections to FedEx TNT merger

The European Commission (EC) has no EU antitrust objections to FedEx’s €4.4 billion acquisition of Netherlands-based TNT Express. Both companies confirmed that...