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Business Secretary celebrates local association’s 40 years of industry expertise
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 08:02

The Business Secretary, Greg Clark, has visited the Tunbridge Wells HQ of one of the UK’s largest membership associations to celebrate its influence and industry expertise.

Mr Clark, who is the Conservative MP for Tunbridge Well...

Yusen Logistics acquires Tibbett Logistics
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 12:48

Yusen Logistics (Europe) BV has announced that it has reached agreement to acquire Tibbett Logistics, a wholly owned subsidiary of UK-based Keswick Enterprises Group. This acquisition is subject to regulatory approval by the Romanian auth...

Hellmann looks smart in Burton
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 09:01

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics will become the first tenant at Burton Gateway, a new commercial business park, off the A38, near Branston, which will comprise one million sq ft of industrial and distribution space.

Now, the firm h...

Heathrow moves a record 150,000 metric tonnes of cargo
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 14:39

Heathrow Airport has handled more than 150,000 metric tonnes of cargo in a month for the first time.

The west London hub recorded its 15th consecutive month of year-on-year increases in cargo in October.

Around 154,500...

Alistair McGowan brings his cast of voices to FTA Awards
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 10:24

World-renowned stand-up comedian and impressionist Alistair McGowan has been announced as the headline entertainment act at the first FTA Logistics Awards ceremony, which will be held at London’s Intercontinental Hotel, Park Lane.  McGowa...

Heathrow Cargo profits rise 10 percent
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 10:28

Heathrow Airport has made a profit after tax of £443 million ($585 million) in the nine months up to 30 September with both passenger numbers and cargo volumes rising.

Revenue grew by 3.2 per cent to £2.1 billion and adjusted EB...

IAG Cargo profits soar
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 10:22

IAG Cargo has experienced a 10.2 per cent increase in its revenue to €259 million over the period from July 1 to September 30 compared to last year.

Volumes also increased by 7.7 per cent, while capacity increased by 3.8 per cen...

Scholte and Polmans to head up TIACA Board
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 09:46

Sebastiaan Scholte, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Jan de Rijk Logistics, is the new Chairman of TIACA, with Steven Polmans, Head of Cargo and Logistics at Brussels Airport Company (BAC), as Vice Chairman.

Both were formally w...

IAG announces new route
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 21:59

IAG Cargo is to launch a new direct flight between Madrid and San Francisco. The new flight will be introduced from Summer 2018.

The flight will take place three times per week, offering capacity of up to 14 tonnes per flight....

Meet senior level shippers
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:37

These are just some of the companies who sent delegations of visitors to Multimodal 2017.   Exhibiting will put your company in...

Des Vertannes joins Hall of Fame
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 16:03

Air cargo veteran Desmond (Des) Vertannes, an acknowledged leader known for initiating change and innovating, has been inducted to TIACA’s Hall of Fame.

 Des has fostered and led industry collaboration in e-freight, cargo securi...

Heathrow outlines ten cargo steps for staying green
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 13:53

Heathrow Airport management has announced a new ten step Blueprint for Sustainable Freight to reduce the impact of freight vehicles around Europe's fourth largest cargo hub.

The UK's largest airport, still awaiting a Parliamenta...

TT Club/UK P&I and Exis Technologies join forces
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 08:29

Freight insurance specialist TT Club and the UK P&I Club, a leading provider of P&I insurance and other services to the international shipping community, two Thomas Miller managed transport insurers, have joined forces with Exis T...

ORBCOMM acquires Blue Tree Systems
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 17:14

ORBCOMM has announced that it has acquired Blue Tree Systems Limited (Blue Tree) based in Galway, Ireland, along with its subsidiaries in the United States, Germany and France.

Blue Tree provides world-class transportation manag...

Bolloré Logistics UK opens new LHR facility
Friday, October 6, 2017 - 08:26

Bolloré Logistics UK has formally announced the opening of its newest air cargo hub Skyline, at London Heathrow Airport.

Customers and partners were invited to visit the new establishment based at London Heathrow, consisting of...

FTA Awards - deadline extended due to overwhelming demand
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 17:42

The date for nominations for the FTA Awards has been extended  by a week to 12.00 on Monday 16th October.

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has launched the FTA Logistics Awards to celebrate supply chain leadership and excellen...

Agility is First Forwarder to Achieve QEP Experto Status
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 09:32

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, is the first freight forwarder to receive QEP experto accreditation from ...

Dark thoughts
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 16:54

With the clocks going back at the end of October, it is approaching the time of year when many of us will arrive at and leave our workplace in the dark.

The shortening daylight hours often prompt business owners and senior manag...

Gefco continues to grow
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 07:58

Gefco has generated a turnover of EUR 2.262 billion in H1/2017, 1.9% more than in H1/2016. Earnings before interest and tax etc (ebitda) leapt to EUR 114.8 million, an increase of 25.8%.

The firm, 75% owned by Russian Railways a...

Ministry of Defence contract boosts Kuehne + Nagel
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 08:43

Kuehne + Nagel said that the performance of its contract logistics division “continues to be impressive” after a “game-changing” contract with the Ministry of Defence saw turnover rise 33% year-on-year.

According to its most-rec...

Freight forwarders soon to get updated trading conditions
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 09:13

The new edition of the British International Freight Association's (BIFA) Standard Trading Conditions (STC) will be launched on 1st October 2017. The terms were last revised in 2005.

The revised edition has been produced following...

Davies Turner is getting ship shape in Bristol
Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 20:56

Davies Turner is making excellent progress with its multimillion pound investment at Central Park at Avonmouth, Bristol where its new Distribution Centre (DC) is taking shape and is on course to open next month.

Following the pu...

MAG flies in August
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 15:19

Manchester Airport Group (MAG) operated hubs are continuing to boost the role they play in international trade with growth across all three airports in August.

Manchester Airport saw the strongest growth with a 22.7 per cent inc...

Heathrow takes off
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 10:23

Cargo flowing through London’s Heathrow Airport, the UK’s largest gateway, climbed 13% to 139,000 tonnes in August, marking the 13th consecutive record month for volumes at Europe’s number four airfreight hub.

For the 2017 year to da...

BIFA Training expands team with first key appointment
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 12:41

In order to keep up with member demand – and with other opportunities on the horizon – BIFA has expanded its training team with the appointment of Graeme Wilkinson.

Graeme, who has over 20 years of freight forwarding experience, j...

Leman acquires Maru International
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 08:02

Leman has announced that it has acquired Maru International Ltd - a solid freight forwarding company focused on European road transport whilst also offering air, sea and logistics solutions.

The company has offices in Dewsbury and Br...

Leicestershire distribution complex bids to become a main supplier for £16.5bn Heathrow expansion
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 11:46

A massive new warehousing and distribution complex is bidding to become a main supplier for the planned £16.5 billion expansion of Britain’s biggest airport.

Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has backed a bid...

BluJay builds war-chest
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 08:38

 BluJay Solutions has raised a significant new financing facility from TPG Specialty Lending and BlueBay Asset Management’s Private Debt Group. The capital will bolster BluJay’s continued expansion of its market-leading Global Trade Network...

CML joins AiO
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 16:43

CML has announced that it has become a member of the All in One (AiO) Global Logistics Network - one of the world’s leading cost saving international logistics networks. Due to the networks strict application process and revolutionary appro...

CargoLogicAir launches twice weekly 747F UK-Mexico service
Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 08:22

CargoLogicAir (CLA), the only British all-cargo airline, is to launch its first scheduled cargo route on Aug.19, providing maindeck services connecting the UK and Mexico.

Twice-weekly Boeing 747-400 flights will depart from CLA’s bas...

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Wed 2nd May 2018 10:00 - 19:00

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Thurs 3rd May 2018 10:00 - 15:00


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