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The Pen-Tavern
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 12:14

Due to the popularity of the stand in previous years, Pentalver will be returning to multimodal 2017 with its pub favourite The Pen-Tavern, a three container conversion stand for the third year in a row. In 2016 Pentalver welcomed over 1000...

Ace Express Freight are ‘Best Managed Company’ Nine Years in a Row
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 10:53

On Friday 3rd March, over 900 of Ireland’s key business people descended upon the Dublin Convention Centre for the annual Deloitte Best Managed Companies Symposium and Gala Awards.

The prestigious awards programme recognises indigeno...

SEGRO takes full ownership of APP
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 14:44

SEGRO plc has acquired the 50 per cent interest in the Airport Property Partnership joint venture ('APP') it does not already own from the Aviva Group Entities1.

SEGRO has acquired the 50 per cent interest for £365 million, which has...

THE Alliance to berth in Southampton and London
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 14:10

Global container shipping consortium ‘THE Alliance’ has announced that all of its mainline UK calls will be handled by DP World, the Dubai-based global ports and logistics services company.

The consortium of container shipping lines...

Yusen Logistics goes Carbon neutral
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 14:03

Yusen Logistics has been awarded a contract for a total supply chain solution for NEUE HALBERG-GUSS (NHG).

The contract is for the movement of engine blocks from the manufacturer in Germany to the production plant of a leading Americ...

SAS and Kuehne + Nagel extend their successful logistics partnership
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 13:48

SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SAS Technical Operation) has prolonged its contract with Kuehne + Nagel for global external logistics services until 2020.

Under the agreement, Kuehne + Nagel operates at several strategic airside locations...

Finalists announced: Vote now for FTA Multimodal Awards
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 08:45

Voting for the FTA Multimodal Awards is now open, with the finalists announced...

The finalists are:-

  • The Seafreight Operator of the Year Award - sponsored by Freightliner Maersk, CMA CGM, M...
Heathrow flies
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 04:20

Heathrow Airport’s cargo volumes continue to surge with 4.4 per cent growth in February to 127,000 tonnes.

It says emerging markets drove the cargo growth, with Brazil up 10 per cent, India by five per cent and China by 4.2 per cent,...

Liverpool2 handles first post-pamanax ship
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 04:16

The largest containership to ever call at the Port of Liverpool arrived in Monday 6th March

The 6,552 TEU HS PARIS berthed at the Liverpool2 deep-water container terminal at 04:30h.

Previously, the Port of Liverpool’s existing...

Big Blue and Big Blue become Blockchain buddies
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 15:22

 

IBM and Maersk have announced a new collaboration to use blockchain technology to help transform the global, cross-border supply chain.

Ninety percent of goods in global trade are carried by the ocean shipping industry each...

Wins for XPO
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 15:34

XPO Logistics has secured a multi-million pound, long-term agreement with Gower Furniture, a manufacturing unit of Nobia AB. Gower is a leading supplier of kitchens to the UK trade and retail sectors. 

Under the agreement, XPO Logist...

Kewill and LeanLogistics rebrand as BluJay Solutions
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 15:29

Kewill and LeanLogistics today announced that the companies have rebranded as BluJay Solutions. In conjunction with the rebranding, the company has also unveiled the BluJay Global Trade Network, a fundamentally new model that goes beyond au...

ABP invests £3.3m in King's Lynn
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 07:57

ABP has invested £3.3m into constructing a new bulk warehouse and new hydraulic crane, providing customers with access to upgraded facilities and equipment that will drive efficiency across the port in King's Lynn.

A new bulk warehou...

Fargo to reveal new 2017 TOPS functionality
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 00:00

Over the last few months, the Fargo Systems Ltd (FSL) team has been busy behind the scenes putting in place the code required to deliver a number of life changing TOPS developments for 2017.  Excited to show off their hard work, the FSL tea...

TimoCom: CO2 emissions are reduced with the transport platform
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 00:00

TimoCom, Europe's largest transport platform, renders a valuable contribution to environmental protection with its many applications to optimise vehicle capacity, an important characteristic of the industry and logistics 4.0. The Italian st...

GDL to debut at Multimodal
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 00:00

Ground Developments Ltd (GDL) is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at Multimodal – the UK and Ireland’s biggest and best logistics event - that is taking place at the Birmingham NEC from 4-6 April 2017. The team will be exhibit...

Gideon Hillman gets set
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 16:32

There is just over a month to go now before Multimodal 2017 opens its’ doors!

This year Gideon Hillman Consulting (GH) has Doubled its Multimodal stand size and will now be incorporating the Software Suite which is an area on the sta...

Breezemount deploy new tracking and ePOD solution with major contracts
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 16:26

Two-man home delivery specialists, Breezemount, have deployed the latest developments in live customer delivery tracking and electronic proof of delivery from PODFather.

Breezemount operates a fleet of over 250 vehicles from 23 opera...

Jigsaw at Multimodal
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 14:53

Managed transport specialist Jigsaw makes its seventh consecutive appearance at Multimodal (Stand 6070) this year. The company will be showing how its innovative approach to optimising the transport component of logistics and distribution o...

Harlequin Logistics expands its UK-wide capacity
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 09:33

Harlequin Logistics has experienced a big increase in fleet size and capacity as a result of recent changes in shareholder operations.

Following the acquisition of John Raymond Transport by Nolan Group, and R.Swain's purchase of Jeff...

Record profits for Kuehne + Nagel
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 15:00

Global forwarding and logistics group Kuehne + Nagel has once again reported industry-leading growth and profits, leading to new record highs in both earnings for the year, CHF 720 million (US$712 million), and EBIT margin, which rose to 5....

Eurotunnel Group 2016 annual profits up
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 09:52

Jacques Gounon, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Groupe Eurotunnel SE stated:

“2016 was the best year in our history. Our three core businesses each outperformed their sector: the Fixed Link is a unique asset in the infrastruc...

Waldeck delves deeper into the virtual world at Multimodal
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 14:45

At this years’ Multimodal, delegates can take the opportunity to experience Waldeck’s world of virtual reality (VR), exclusively at stand 4057.

Delving deeper into the virtual world, delegates will be invited to put on the headset an...

Howard Tenens Manchester warehouse nears completion
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 12:20

Howard Tenens newest warehouse, extending to 175,000 sq ft and situated on the Stakehill Industrial Estate in Middleton has undergone an extensive refurbishment over the past few months into a modern, high spec, premium warehouse. The first...

Fargo shows new products
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 10:37

Fargo Systems Ltd, the UK’s leading provider of logistics software to the container haulage industry, will be in its usual spot next to the entrance at Multimodal 2017 (stand number 4002).  The Fargo Systems team will be showing off their b...

Velta steps into 2017 at a flying pace, with relocation of airfreight office
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 09:48

A strong start to the year for the Velta group has been cemented with the relocation of the airfreight and courier team to new, larger premises.

Velta International Heathrow completed the move at the beginning of February. Ideally lo...

DHL goes for Bristol
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 09:34

DHL has signed up to an enormous 15-acre site in Bristol.

Delta Properties has announced that it has signed up DHL as its first 2017 occupier at Central Park, Avonmouth. DHL will soon commence development of a new, bespoke 160,000 sq...

Finnlines flies high despite challenges
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 08:51

Despite the backdrop of prevailing sanctions and counter sanctions in Russian trade, the Finnlines Group’s profit jumped by 20% in 2016, making it an extraordinary year for the player in the Baltic Sea. The full year result amounted to EUR...

PD Ports appoints new CEO
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 08:34

David Robinson has announced he will be leaving his position as Chief Executive Officer of PD Ports to move to a position with their shareholder Brookfield Asset Management, becoming Director of Operations within the Brookfield Infrastructu...

Prologis and CBRE form JV for UK
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 12:47

Prologis and CBRE Global Investment Partners, a division of CBRE Global Investors have announced the formation of a new development venture in the United Kingdom.

The venture, called Prologis UK Logistics Venture (UKLV), will pursue...

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