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Heathrow starts the new year with record breaking cargo volumes
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 09:59

Heathrow Airport has started 2018 with cargo volumes continuing to break records, with a 6.9 per cent increase in January.

The London airport handled 133,030 tonnes of cargo in January, with the US top the list of destinations s...

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CEVA appoints new Managing Director for UK, Ireland and Nordics
Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 11:43

CEVA Logistics has appointed Eddie Aston to the position of Managing Director, UK, Ireland and Nordics (UKIN).

Aston joins CEVA from Northgate the commercial van hire and leasing organization where he was UK Managing Director. I...

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New GEFCO branding highlights new ambitions for transformed group
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 18:10

GEFCO, a global provider of industrial supply-chain services and the European leader in automotive logistics, has revamped its brand identity with an updated logo and brand-new signature. GEFCO’s new brand signature, Partners, unlimited r...

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Aberdeen fund AIPUT to partner with VTS to optimise portfolio performance
Monday, January 29, 2018 - 08:45

AIPUT (Airport Industrial Property Unit Trust), the specialist owner and manager of UK airport industrial warehouse and logistics property with assets of over £620 million and managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments, is to partner with l...

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Heathrow extends board by appointing COO
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 08:47

London Heathrow airport is extending its board of management by the addition of a new COO. The post has been given to Chris Garton, the current asset management director at Associated British Ports. He will commence his new tasks in sprin...

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GEFCO Forwarding opens Heathrow pharma facility
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 08:42

GEFCO has strengthened its presence in the buoyant Life Science and Healthcare sector with the opening of a dedicated temperature-controlled warehouse near London Heathrow.

The French industrial logistics group’s forwarding arm...

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BP awards aviation fuel logistics contract to HOYER
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 08:54

HOYER has entered into an agreement with BP to provide aviation fuel transport and logistics services throughout the UK. As part of the contract HOYER will take on responsibility for stock progression, scheduling, despatch and physical de...

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GEFCO announces the acquisition of GLT
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 14:47

GEFCO Group has announced the acquisition of GLT, a European-Moroccan transport specialist.

The strategic acquisition strengthens GEFCO’s presence in the region at a time of fast-growing trade between Europe and Morocco in the a...

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Grand Prix Express turns 40
Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 08:49

Grand Prix Express , the privately-owned family business will celebrate 40 years in the industry in 2018.

Constantly investing in the very latest delivery software & communications technology, transport fleet and human resou...

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Simarco celebrates milestone by unveiling bold growth plans
Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 11:46

One of the UK’s leading independent freight firms has completed 20 years in business by setting even higher targets for its future.

Co-founder and CEO of Simarco International Simon Reed chose the anniversary to set out plans to...

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Uniserve acquires stake in SKU Logistics
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 16:18

Uniserve has acquired a 50% shareholding in the SKU Logistics, a provider of retail led fulfilment and eCommerce online services from three locations around the M3/M4 corridor.

In addition to Uniserve’s existing services for the...

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CEO of Associated British Ports honoured for lifetime achievement
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 10:31

The Chief Executive of Associated British Ports, James Cooper, has been honoured with a prestigious lifetime achievement award, in recognition of his contribution to the logistics industry.

Mr Cooper was presented with the Logis...

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Europa tidies up organisational structure to pave way for future acquisitions
Monday, December 11, 2017 - 15:56

As it draws its most successful year on record to a close, leading independent logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group has announced that it will turn its various operating divisions into separate legal entities.

The Dartford-...

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​​Jungheinrich UK announces new research that redefines MHE rental
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 16:51

Jungheinrich UK has released extensive research into the forklift truck rental market, which reveals strong demand for more flexible acquisition of essential equipment.

For organisations across distribution, logistics & tran...

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Multimodal growing strongly
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 16:49

Multimodal 2018 is shaping up to the strongest edition yet.

With sessions from UKWA, CILT, BIFA, FTA and workshops focusing on global trade, "new retail", disruptors, warehouses of the future, talent, innvovation, collaboration,...

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Clipper lands Superdry and nears £200m half year revenues
Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 09:21

Clipper Logistics has reported a 21% rise in pre-tax profits to £8.4m and a 21% revenue increase to £199m in its half-year results.

The Leeds based logistics firm this morning published its six-month results to 31 October, which...

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‘Full Service’ Simarco set for growth with acquisition at the double
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 08:38

One of the UK’s leading independent freight firms is on course for further growth after tying up deals to buy two of the country’s other specialist operators.

Simarco International has boasted that the acquisitions of Formula Go...

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IAG Cargo reorganizes executive team
Friday, December 1, 2017 - 08:28

IAG Cargo said it has put into effect a number of "key changes to its executive team to align with its business priorities."

From 1 December, commercial director David Shepherd will take over the newly created role of director o...

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Clipper and Mint Velvet extend partnership
Monday, November 27, 2017 - 12:29

Clipper Logistics has extended its partnership with premium women’s fashion brand, Mint Velvet, taking the businesses partnership into its tenth year.

The retail and high-value logistics specialist will continue to service the c...

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SEGRO lettings hat-trick
Monday, November 27, 2017 - 07:24

SEGRO has completed a hat-trick of lettings across London at Heathrow International Trading Estate, Gatwick Cargo Centre and Advent Business Park in Edmonton to bring the three multi-let industrial estates to full occupancy.

The l...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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Tues 1st May 2018 10:00 - 17:00

Awards/VIP Dinner 19:00 - 24:00

Wed 2nd May 2018 10:00 - 19:00

Multimodal Mixer 17:00 - 19:00
(Late night opening & happy hour)

Thurs 3rd May 2018 10:00 - 15:00

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