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XPO Logistics adds Augmented Reality to the last mile experience
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 08:16

XPO Logistics has announced the planned addition of augmented reality to its Ship XPO consumer self-service platform. Shoppers will use the visualization technology prior to the delivery of heavy goods, such as sofas, beds and appliances,...

Maersk Line introduces the Med-Montreal Express
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 08:30

Maersk Line will start its own weekly all-water service from the Middle East, India, Pakistan regions to Montreal and Halifax.

Transit times for Jebel Ali improve 10 days to 33 day transit and Jawaharlal Nehru improve by 7 days...

DSV Canada on its own two feet
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:29

Whereas DSV Canada was once merely an add-on to the North American network, the second-largest country in the world has re-intensified its focus on locally controlled freight, which now constitutes half of its total activities.

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DSV Canada on its own two feet
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:29

Whereas DSV Canada was once merely an add-on to the North American network, the second-largest country in the world has re-intensified its focus on locally controlled freight, which now constitutes half of its total activities.

...

CN welcomes federal infrastructure investment in Vancouver supporting trade with Asia, Canadian economy
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:19

CN has said that the federal government’s support of infrastructure investments in Vancouver through the National Trade Corridors Fund (NTCF) will help the long-term expansion of trade between Canada and Asia.

“We applaud the Go...

Multimodal Americas - updated seminar program
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:06

The latest update to the Multimodal Americas seminar program has been published

New sessions feature Blockchain, digitisation and robotics. Click for more information...

Tuesday 16th October

9.30-11.00 Openin...

Multimodal Americas - updated seminar program
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:06

The latest update to the Multimodal Americas seminar program has been published

New sessions feature Blockchain, digitisation and robotics. Click for more information...

Tuesday 16th October

9.30-11.00 Openin...

Welcome to Multimodal Americas
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 12:35

Welcome to Multimodal Americas - and our free-to-subscribe to newsletter

Multimodal Americas is a new event for the North American Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation industries. The event is run by Clarion Events/Urban E...

Welcome to Multimodal Americas
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 12:35

Welcome to Multimodal Americas - and our free-to-subscribe to newsletter

Multimodal Americas is a new event for the North American Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation industries. The event is run by Clarion Events/Urban E...

Hapag-Lloyd sees calmer waters for shipping industry
Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 08:38

Demand for shipping is growing and could outpace the supply of new vessels next year, helping to boost profits at Hapag-Lloyd (HLAG.DE) as it also reaps the benefits of a recent merger, the German company said on Wednesday.

The...

Kuehne + Nagel receives Royal Caribbean’s 2018 Supplier of the Year Award
Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 08:34

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCCL) recognized Kuehne + Nagel with its 2018 Supplier of the Year Award. The award was presented at Royal Caribbean’s Supplier Conference & Awards recently held on the Independence of the Seas c...

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....

TOPS ePOD is taking off
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 14:56

The launch of TOPS ePOD was, for us the talking point of last year’s Multimodal show.  Our newest product offering has come along leaps and bounds since then and we are very proud of its success.  Interest in ePOD has been phenomenal and fo...

CMA CGM to co-operate with Hamburg Sud and Seago
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 10:27

CMA CGM has announced a new upgraded service offer NC LEVANT, which directly links the Eastern Mediterranean Sea (Turkey, Egypt, Lebanon) and Northern Europe (Belgium, England, Germany), via Malta, Spain and Italy.

The NC Levant serv...

BIFA promotes onto its Board
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 17:20

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) Board and Council recently approved the promotion of Robert Windsor and Spencer Stevenson to Directors of BIFA.

Windsor, who joined the BIFA secretariat in June 2009 will continue...

Kerry gets Missguided
Monday, February 6, 2017 - 12:44

UK-based multi-channel retailer Missguided has partnered with Kerry Logistics for global supply chain support

Kerry Logistics will handle all international air and ocean needs for the UK-based retailer, as well as providing a wide ra...

Clipper signs new contract with BAT
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 16:57

Clipper Logistics has announced that it has entered into a new contract with British American Tobacco UK Limited.

The new 4 year contract will extend through to the end of 2020.

Clipper is a leading provider of consultancy-led...

Antwerp up
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 10:39

Over the past 5 years, the volumes between the UK and the Port of Antwerp have increased strongly and are up with 18%.

Both the liquid bulk as the container segment –valid for 91% of the trade – are growing. In tonnage the liquid bul...

A decade at Multimodal for Howard Tenens
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 18:26

Howard Tenens, one of the UK’s largest privately owned logistics companies are exhibiting at Multimodal once again this year for the tenth consecutive year. Multimodal, taking place between the 4th to 6th April this year is the biggest exhi...

BIFA urges Forwarding community to get behind Apprenticeship initiative
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 14:47

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) who has been encouraging an employer group behind a specific Apprenticeship Standard for an International Freight Forwarding Operative, now calls on the community to get...

Tesco to swallow Booker?
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 12:22

 

The boards of Tesco PLC and Booker Group plc have announced that they have reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended share and cash merger to create the UK’s leading food business.

The Combined Group will bring bene...

CMA CGM and COSCO sign ports MoU
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 14:22

COSCO SHIPPING Ports signed a memorandum of understanding (“MOU”) with CMA Terminals Holding in Shanghai. The two parties have agreed to seek cooperation in ports worldwide and preference will be given to ports that the Ocean Alliance calls...

Pentalver makes £5million investment with Briggs Equipment
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 14:17

 

Pentalver has announced a further investment in its materials handling resources after concluding a new £5 million deal with asset management and engineering services specialist Briggs Equipment.

One of the UK's foremost pro...

P&O Ferries and Finnlines to link UK and Spain
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 13:46

Pan-European ferry operator P&O Ferries and Finnish ro-ro and passenger services provider Finnlines have decided to cooperate on providing a sea bridge between Britain’s east coast and northern Spain.

Namely, the parties plan to...

Top marks for UK freight forwarders
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 14:13

The British International Freight Association (BIFA), has revealed the winners of its Freight Service Awards competition 2016.

The winners of the nine General, Modal and Specialist categories in the Awards, which has established a be...

Hapag Lloyd launches Euro bond
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 12:45

The Hamburg-headquartered shipping group Hapag-Lloyd has launched a euro bond this week. The initial volume of EUR 150 million has now been extended to EUR 250 million. The bond with a maturity of five years has a 6.75% coupon.  

Par...

Shippers booking in to Multimodal
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:52

With registration now open - shippers, manufacturers, retailer, importers, growers and wholesalers are booking in.

These are just some of the shippers booked in the first few hours...

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Shippers booking in to Multimodal
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:52

With registration now open - shippers, manufacturers, retailer, importers, growers and wholesalers are booking in.

These are just some of the shippers booked in the first few hours...

  • Grupo Éxito - Part of Groupe Casino F...
Barsan invests and grows
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 12:03

Barsan Global Logistics Ltd, part of the Istanbul based global logistics company, is exhibiting for the third year at Multimodal.

Barsan had a challenging 2016, yet despite the extraordinary conditions, Barsan forged ahead.

In...

Top 25 container liner operators
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 15:28

Dynamar has issued the latest, 14th edition of its annual Top 25 Container Liner Operators publication. It offers an exclusive insight into the world’s largest container shipping companies, their history, nature, characters, developments, s...

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