• GXO for Wincanton?
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    26 February 2024

    GXO for Wincanton?

    “Further to recent press speculation following the Company's announcement of this morning, the Board of Wincanton confirms that the approach reference...
  • IF Talent takes on Multimodal
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    26 February 2024

    IF Talent takes on Multimodal

    Recently launched specialist logistics recruiter, Innovate Freight Talent, will be attending industry-leading trade show, Multimodal for the first tim...
  • London Gateway welcomes Europe’s largest quay cranes to service mega vessels
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    22 February 2024

    London Gateway welcomes Europe’s largest quay cranes to service mega vessels

    DP World has welcomed Europe’s largest quay cranes at its flagship London Gateway logistics hub, marking its latest investment to boost the country’s...
  • ABP appoints new Capital Projects Director
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    22 February 2024

    ABP appoints new Capital Projects Director

    Associated British Ports has announced the creation of a new role of Capital Projects Director to strengthen focus on growth and delivery of its ambit...
  • Samphire Cargo expands into France
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    21 February 2024

    Samphire Cargo expands into France

    Samphire Cargo France has opened its doors for business and provides a true end-to-end solution, and a gateway to & from Europe. The office based in L...
  • Urban Logistics to acquire API?
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    21 February 2024

    Urban Logistics to acquire API?

    Hot on the heels of Tritax and Blackstone’s moves to consolidate the UK logistics market, Urban Logistics REIT PLC has announced that it has approache...
  • Wincanton and Zeus unveil exclusive freight technology deal
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    20 February 2024

    Wincanton and Zeus unveil exclusive freight technology deal

    Wincanton has reached an exclusive agreement with Zeus to acquire the exclusive evergreen rights to its market-leading digital freight management solu...
  • Waterman joins Geest Line
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    20 February 2024

    Waterman joins Geest Line

    "The Board of Directors of Geest Line has announced the appointment of Rob Waterman as Managing Director Designate of Geest Line, effective February 1...
  • Volvo Trucks wraps up big order with paper specialist DS Smith
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    20 February 2024

    Volvo Trucks wraps up big order with paper specialist DS Smith

    DS Smith Logistics has taken delivery of 61 new Volvo FM 460 Globetrotter 6x2 tractor units as part of a major fleet renewal programme. The new trucks...
  • WEC Lines enters the refrigerated container market
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    19 February 2024

    WEC Lines enters the refrigerated container market

    WEC Lines is entering the refrigerated container market by adding the first batch of 50 brand new 45ft High-Cube Pallet-Wide refrigerated container (r...
  • Casper Group acquires Johnson Partners to expand logistics and freight forwarding capabilities
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    19 February 2024

    Casper Group acquires Johnson Partners to expand logistics and freight forwarding capabilities

    Casper Group, the UK’s leading independent maritime services company, is delighted to announce the acquisition of Johnson Partners, a specialist freig...
  • Unifeeder completes agreement for two additional methanol-powered vessels
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    19 February 2024

    Unifeeder completes agreement for two additional methanol-powered vessels

    Unifeeder Group has successfully completed a long-term charter agreement for two additional methanol-capable container feeder vessels. This follows th...
  • HGV demand grows
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    16 February 2024

    HGV demand grows

    Demand for new heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) grew for the second year running with UK registrations up 13.5% in 2023, according to the latest figures pu...
  • Stena Line officially commences Dublin-Liverpool freight route
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    15 February 2024

    Stena Line officially commences Dublin-Liverpool freight route

    Stena Line has officially commenced its new Dublin – Liverpool (Birkenhead) freight service. The addition of the new route is expected to further boos...
  • Unipart extends its 24-year partnership with Vodafone
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    15 February 2024

    Unipart extends its 24-year partnership with Vodafone

    Unipart has signed a three-year contract extension with Vodafone, taking the long-term partnership between Unipart and Vodafone to 27 years. Unipart pr...
  • Pall-Ex Group launches two-hour delivery windows on all consignments
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    15 February 2024

    Pall-Ex Group launches two-hour delivery windows on all consignments

    A year in the making, Pall-Ex Group’s ETA software brings artificial intelligence into the world of freight distribution to provide its customers with...
  • CMA CGM Mermaid – more energy efficient
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    15 February 2024

    CMA CGM Mermaid – more energy efficient

    The CMA CGM Group has taken delivery of the CMA CGM Mermaid, the first ship in a series of 10 new 2,000 TEU container ships powered by Liquefied Natur...
  • XPO Logistics expands longer semi-trailer fleet in UK and Ireland
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    15 February 2024

    XPO Logistics expands longer semi-trailer fleet in UK and Ireland

    XPO, a leading provider of innovative and sustainable end-to-end logistics solutions across Europe, has introduced 30 additional longer semi-trailer f...
  • CNS links customs processes across ports and airports
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    14 February 2024

    CNS links customs processes across ports and airports

    Digital trade enabler CNS (Community Network Services), a DP World company, has enhanced its customs management system to integrate with CCS UK, the e...
  • Yodel acquired by owners of Tuffnells
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    14 February 2024

    Yodel acquired by owners of Tuffnells

    Yodel has been bought for an undisclosed sum by YDLGP, a new company backed by a group of investors, including Solano Partners as well as the leadersh...
  • Tritax Big Box REIT to acquire UK Commercial Property REIT?
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    14 February 2024

    Tritax Big Box REIT to acquire UK Commercial Property REIT?

    The following information was provided to the Stock Exchange… “The Boards of Tritax Big Box REIT PLC ("BBOX") and UK Commercial Property REIT Limited...
  • Blackstone initiates merger
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    14 February 2024

    Blackstone initiates merger

    Blackstone has announced plans to merge two of its industrial and logistics businesses to create one of the largest owners of logistics properties in...
  • Paramount picks Europa to support European growth 
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    13 February 2024

    Paramount picks Europa to support European growth 

    Europa Warehouse has secured a contract with US-based Paramount Global to support the packaging firm’s ambitious European growth strategy. Based in Ca...
  • UK freight association welcomes UK decision on container shipping rules
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    12 February 2024

    UK freight association welcomes UK decision on container shipping rules

    UK freight forwarders have welcomed the news that the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will not recommend to the Secretary of State for Bu...
  • Panther’s Silentnight deal helps hospitality customers rest easy
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    12 February 2024

    Panther’s Silentnight deal helps hospitality customers rest easy

    The UK’s leading two-person delivery specialist, Panther Logistics which is part of AIT Worldwide Logistics, has been awarded a new four-year contract...
  • Maritime Cargo Processing launches ‘all access’ subscription model
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    09 February 2024

    Maritime Cargo Processing launches ‘all access’ subscription model

    Maritime Cargo Processing’s highly sophisticated platform for the electronic exchange of information is crucial to the fast and efficient flow of carg...
  • CLdN acquires Distriport terminal of Broekman Logistics in Rotterdam
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    09 February 2024

    CLdN acquires Distriport terminal of Broekman Logistics in Rotterdam

    CLdN has announced the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Broekman Distriport Real Estate BV and its 100% subsidiary Broekman Distriport BV. Distrip...
  • Unsworth names Thomas Kuehn as Managing Director
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    09 February 2024

    Unsworth names Thomas Kuehn as Managing Director

    Thomas Kuehn has joined leading independent freight forwarder Unsworth, as Managing Director of its UK business, with current Managing Director, Richa...
  • Maersk results solid
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    08 February 2024

    Maersk results solid

    “A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) delivered solid financial results for 2023 in line with our financial guidance for the year. While volumes were up acro...
  • Generation Logistics a gamechanger for recruitment, says Minister
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    07 February 2024

    Generation Logistics a gamechanger for recruitment, says Minister

    The first year of the Generation Logistics campaign has changed the way people consider working in the logistics sector, one which has a vital role in...
  • XPO Logistics named to run Weetabix multi-warehousing operation
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    07 February 2024

    XPO Logistics named to run Weetabix multi-warehousing operation

    XPO has been named a new logistics partner for the UK’s number one cereal brand, Weetabix. From the 27th of January, XPO will have started to run the...
  • Warburtons adds 38 Tiger Trailers rigid box vans to its fleet
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    06 February 2024

    Warburtons adds 38 Tiger Trailers rigid box vans to its fleet

    Warburtons, Britain’s largest bakery brand, has chosen Tiger Trailers to provide 38 rigid box vans to join its nationwide fleet of vehicles delivering...
  • Growth drive for Northern Ireland logistics firm
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    06 February 2024

    Growth drive for Northern Ireland logistics firm

    Pallet-Track has announced its existing Shareholder Member, TST Group, is extending the partnership to support Pallet-Track’s Northern Irish operation...
  • GB Railfreight launches new rail freight service connecting London Gateway to iPort Doncaster
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    01 February 2024

    GB Railfreight launches new rail freight service connecting London Gateway to iPort Doncaster

    GBRf has started a new intermodal service this week, connecting London Gateway with iPort Doncaster. This new service by GBRf will be utilising their...
  • Peel Ports Logistics agrees vessel agency deal with renewable energy leader Drax
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    31 January 2024

    Peel Ports Logistics agrees vessel agency deal with renewable energy leader Drax

    Peel Ports Logistics has signed a deal to become renewable energy specialist Drax’s new shipping agency service provider for vessels importing biomass...
  • DHL Supply Chain awarded contract with Suntory Beverage & Food GB&I
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    30 January 2024

    DHL Supply Chain awarded contract with Suntory Beverage & Food GB&I

    DHL Supply Chain has been appointed by Suntory Beverage & Food GB&I, in a new three-year contract starting 1st January 2024. The appointment sees DHL...
  • CEVA Logistics extends worldwide relationship with Ferrari
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    30 January 2024

    CEVA Logistics extends worldwide relationship with Ferrari

    CEVA Logistics, a subsidiary of the CMA CGM Group, has signed a new multi-year agreement to continue providing all logistics services for Scuderia Fer...
  • Clarion Events nominates Kuehne+Nagel as Official Global Logistics Partner
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    30 January 2024

    Clarion Events nominates Kuehne+Nagel as Official Global Logistics Partner

    Market-leading and UK-based global event organiser Clarion Events has selected Kuehne+Nagel as their Official Global Logistics Partner from January 20...
  • H.I.G. Capital acquires DX Group plc
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    30 January 2024

    H.I.G. Capital acquires DX Group plc

    H.I.G. Capital, a leading global alternative asset investment firm with $60 billion of capital under management, has announced that one of its affilia...
  • DP World raises incentive to £100 for customers switching freight from road to rail
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    29 January 2024

    DP World raises incentive to £100 for customers switching freight from road to rail

    DP World is increasing its financial incentive by almost 50 per cent for customers taking advantage of its ‘Modal Shift Programme’. The scheme was int...
  • Maersk names first vessel of its large methanol-enabled fleet “Ane Maersk”
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    26 January 2024

    Maersk names first vessel of its large methanol-enabled fleet “Ane Maersk”

    The world’s first large methanol-enabled container vessel has been named "Ane Mærsk" at a ceremony in the shipyard of HD Hyundai Heavy Industries (HD...
  • Wincanton and Marshalls enter significant five-year transport partnership
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    24 January 2024

    Wincanton and Marshalls enter significant five-year transport partnership

    Wincanton has been awarded a new five-year contract with Marshalls, the UK's leading manufacturer of solutions for the built environment. As a result...
  • Leading logistics exhibitions, Multimodal & IWLEX, forge strategic partnership
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    23 January 2024

    Leading logistics exhibitions, Multimodal & IWLEX, forge strategic partnership

    Multimodal, a landmark annual exhibition hosted at the NEC on 11-13 June, and Inside Warehouse Logistics Expo (IWLEX), the UK Festival of Warehousing...
  • Jaguar Freight Services integrates Pledge
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    23 January 2024

    Jaguar Freight Services integrates Pledge

    Jaguar Freight Services has integrated Pledge’s emissions measurement and reporting platform to provide its customers with accurate freight emissions...
  • Hapag-Lloyd to acquire ATL Haulage Contractors
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    22 January 2024

    Hapag-Lloyd to acquire ATL Haulage Contractors

    Hapag-Lloyd has signed an agreement under which it has acquired 100 percent of the share capital of UK based ATL Haulage Contractors Ltd (ATL). Establ...
  • Cartwright Brothers celebrates 80 years of success
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    22 January 2024

    Cartwright Brothers celebrates 80 years of success

    Established in 1944 by the four original Cartwright brothers, John, James, William and Keith, the Lincolnshire based haulage company is now run by the...
  • Peel Ports appoints Strategic Commercial Director to bolster global container operations
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    22 January 2024

    Peel Ports appoints Strategic Commercial Director to bolster global container operations

    Peel Ports Group has strengthened its global container operations with the appointment of a new Strategic Commercial Director. Marcus Connolly joins th...
  • Wincanton and CMA CGM reach agreement on terms of recommended cash offer
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    19 January 2024

    Wincanton and CMA CGM reach agreement on terms of recommended cash offer

    Wincanton plc has announced that it has reached agreement with CEVA Logistics Rose Limited (“Bidco”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CEVA Logistics S.A...
  • XPO Logistics celebrates five-year extension of long-term partnership with Saint-Gobain
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    17 January 2024

    XPO Logistics celebrates five-year extension of long-term partnership with Saint-Gobain

    XPO has announced that its partnership with Saint-Gobain PAM UK, a leader of comprehensive ductile iron pipe and fittings for water and sewage network...
  • Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd are entering into an operational cooperation
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    17 January 2024

    Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd are entering into an operational cooperation

    Hapag-Lloyd AG (Hapag-Lloyd) and Maersk A/S, an entity under A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk), have signed an agreement for a new long-term operational c...
  • PBO Logistics expands business using Descartes’ last mile delivery solution
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    16 January 2024

    PBO Logistics expands business using Descartes’ last mile delivery solution

    Descartes Systems has announced that U.K.-headquartered PBO Logistics has significantly expanded its business with help from Descartes’ last mile deli...
  • DP World goes fossil diesel free at London Gateway
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    16 January 2024

    DP World goes fossil diesel free at London Gateway

    DP World has gone fossil free at both its UK logistics hubs with the removal of fossil diesel from its operations at London Gateway. Diesel-engine equ...
  • Blackrock agrees to acquire Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP)
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    15 January 2024

    Blackrock agrees to acquire Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP)

     BlackRock, Inc. and Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), a leading independent infrastructure fund manager, jointly announce that they have entered i...
  • S&S Distribution extends offering
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    15 January 2024

    S&S Distribution extends offering

    S&S Distribution (S&S) has extended its service offering by introducing UK customs and international freight transport services. The new services are...
  • Nestlé York logistics leader retires after 30 years
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    15 January 2024

    Nestlé York logistics leader retires after 30 years

    A pioneering leader in logistics at Nestlé York has retired after more than 30 years in the industry. Head of Delivery Sally Wright, who has worked in...
  • GB Railfreight names Class 66 locomotive ‘Ipswich Town’
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    15 January 2024

    GB Railfreight names Class 66 locomotive ‘Ipswich Town’

    Rail freight operating company, GB Railfreight has named a Class 66 locomotive ‘Ipswich Town’ during a ceremony at Ipswich Station. The locomotive wil...
  • Major £0.5M+ investment at fast-growing SSO Logistics
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    12 January 2024

    Major £0.5M+ investment at fast-growing SSO Logistics

    SSO Logistics has opened a 40,000 sq. ft unit in Widnes after a £200,000 investment, complementing its existing sites in St Helens and Haydock. It has...
  • Fratelli Cosulich Group & Cosco acquire Trasgo
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    12 January 2024

    Fratelli Cosulich Group & Cosco acquire Trasgo

    Acquisition made through joint venture partnership, Coscos Trasgo stands as a leading global player in integrated logistics, offering a wide range of...
  • Microlise makes double acquisition inside a week
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    12 January 2024

    Microlise makes double acquisition inside a week

    Completion of Acquisition Enterprise Software Systems Acquisition of K-Safe Microlise Group has completed the acquisition of the entire issued share c...
  • Kammac partners with Kegspertise on Warrington site
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    11 January 2024

    Kammac partners with Kegspertise on Warrington site

    Kammac has announced a partnership with Kegspertise Logistics, providing a sixth location for its brewing industry services, based at Kammac’s Warring...
  • Pall-Ex Group appoints Warehouse and Logistics Director
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    11 January 2024

    Pall-Ex Group appoints Warehouse and Logistics Director

    Pall-Ex Group has announced the strategic appointment of Carl White as Warehouse and Logistics Director. Carl joins the executive team with an impress...
  • DFDS expands to Strait of Gibraltar as FRS Iberia/Maroc acquisition is completed
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    10 January 2024

    DFDS expands to Strait of Gibraltar as FRS Iberia/Maroc acquisition is completed

    DFDS has completed the acquisition of FRS Iberia/Maroc that has a leading position on the Strait of Gibraltar short-sea ferry market connecting Spain...
  • Liverpool benefits from new Morocco service as WEC Lines adds additional call
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    10 January 2024

    Liverpool benefits from new Morocco service as WEC Lines adds additional call

    As from this month, shipping operator WEC Lines is introducing a new direct service between Agadir in Morocco and the Port of Liverpool, offering a fa...
  • EFS Global acquires YDL, Leeds Parcel Company and Pass the Parcel
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    10 January 2024

    EFS Global acquires YDL, Leeds Parcel Company and Pass the Parcel

    EFS Global has added more than £30m turnover to its group with the acquisition of a substantial group of companies including YDL, Leeds Parcel Company...
  • P&O Ferries launches new London – Rotterdam route
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    10 January 2024

    P&O Ferries launches new London – Rotterdam route

    P&O Ferries has announced the opening of a new RoRo freight route in the North Sea, between London (Tilbury 2) and Rotterdam (Europoort), starting in...
  • WHSmith appoints GXO as UK logistics partner
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    10 January 2024

    WHSmith appoints GXO as UK logistics partner

    WHSmith has announced the appointment of GXO as its new outsourced UK logistics partner. WHSmith has over 1,100 stores across the UK in both travel an...
  • Palletforce Wrings in the New Year with quality signing
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    08 January 2024

    Palletforce Wrings in the New Year with quality signing

    EV Cargo’s Palletforce has got 2024 off to the strongest of starts with the recruitment of one of the South West’s most respected names in road distri...
  • Timely new partnership with Swiss partner
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    05 January 2024

    Timely new partnership with Swiss partner

    Europa Road is kicking off 2024 by boosting its service for customers looking to transit goods to and from Switzerland, a country showing significant...
  • Express European Couriers re-joins the Pallet-Track network
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    03 January 2024

    Express European Couriers re-joins the Pallet-Track network

    A Kent-based haulier with more than 20 years’ experience shipping across the UK and Europe has rejoined the Pallet-Track network.  Express European Cou...
  • Wins and change at Kinaxia
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    03 January 2024

    Wins and change at Kinaxia

    Kinaxia Logistics has agreed a three-year contract to provide UK distribution, warehousing and other services for a global lighting company. Ansell Li...
  • Kuehne+Nagel pioneers carbon insetting for electric trucks
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    03 January 2024

    Kuehne+Nagel pioneers carbon insetting for electric trucks

    The new year starts with electrifying news as Kuehne+Nagel announces its Book & Claim insetting solution for electric vehicles. This makes Kuehne+Nage...
  • Howard Tenens adds Bridgwater to the group’s logistics and property portfolio
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    02 January 2024

    Howard Tenens adds Bridgwater to the group’s logistics and property portfolio

    Howard Tenens has acquired a strategically located warehouse at Huntworth Business Park, close to Junction 24 of the M5. The property is to be extensi...
  • EV Cargo promotes Tapper and Coutts
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    02 January 2024

    EV Cargo promotes Tapper and Coutts

    EV Cargo’s Palletforce has promoted its current COO Mark Tapper to CEO of Palletforce as part of a series of executive appointments to strengthen its...
  • Stay secure in 2024
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    02 January 2024

    Stay secure in 2024

    Small businesses have become prime targets for cybercriminals due to their often lacking robust security measures and management capabilities. Despite...
  • The new year starts the countdown for Multimodal 2024
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    31 December 2023

    The new year starts the countdown for Multimodal 2024

    Organisers of Multimodal 2024 have welcomed the new year with a surge in bookings for this year's exhibition and Award’s event. Taking place from 11th...
  • First 700TEU pure electric container vessel completes certification
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    31 December 2023

    First 700TEU pure electric container vessel completes certification

    Recently, the first 700TEU pure electric container vessel N997 ordered by COSCO Shipping Development completed the four-party certification ceremony a...
  • Maersk Broker sold and becomes MB Shipbrokers
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    31 December 2023

    Maersk Broker sold and becomes MB Shipbrokers

    Maersk Broker has completed a management and employee buyout from its long-standing owners, the Mc-Kinney Møller family. The change of ownership is ba...
  • NOx emissions from HGVs falls by 70%
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    31 December 2023

    NOx emissions from HGVs falls by 70%

    RHA estimates that NOx from HGVs has been slashed by around 70 percent since 2013. The improvements can largely be attributed to the introduction of cl...
  • CCL Logistics earns global recognition for pioneering carbon emission calculation
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    29 December 2023

    CCL Logistics earns global recognition for pioneering carbon emission calculation

    Troon-based CCL Logistics & Technology (CCL) has gained global accreditation for its innovative feature – Greener Routes, becoming the first UK logist...
  • Government sets target to grow rail freight by at least 75%
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    20 December 2023

    Government sets target to grow rail freight by at least 75%

    Even more vital goods will be transported across the UK by rail, following an ambitious target announced by Transport Secretary, Mark Harper, to grow...
  • Stena Line signs deal with Peel Ports to operate at Heysham Port until 2100
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    19 December 2023

    Stena Line signs deal with Peel Ports to operate at Heysham Port until 2100

    Stena Line has signed a significant deal with Peel Ports Group to operate from Heysham Port for the next 77-years until 2100. The Swedish ferry compan...
  • Deutsche Bahn starts DB Schenker sale process
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    19 December 2023

    Deutsche Bahn starts DB Schenker sale process

    Deutsche Bahn AG has launched the sale process for its logistics subsidiary DB Schenker. The DB Group has issued an official announcement today laying...
  • Kinaxia upgrades fleet with over 200 curtainsiders from Tiger Trailers
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    18 December 2023

    Kinaxia upgrades fleet with over 200 curtainsiders from Tiger Trailers

    Kinaxia Logistics has upgraded its fleet with more than 200 bespoke new curtainsiders from Tiger Trailers. The top 15 UK logistics group has invested...
  • Davies Turner integrates Pledge’s carbon emissions reporting solution
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    18 December 2023

    Davies Turner integrates Pledge’s carbon emissions reporting solution

    Davies Turner is integrating Pledge’s emissions measurement, reporting, and offsetting platform into its Transport Management System (TMS), customer p...
  • Strategic partnership secured to continue export opportunities for farmers in the South East
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    18 December 2023

    Strategic partnership secured to continue export opportunities for farmers in the South East

    Port of Tilbury and Frontier Agriculture announce the extension of a long term strategic partnership with a new 5 year agreement which will see the co...
  • Finnlines connects Spain and Belgium twice per week
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    18 December 2023

    Finnlines connects Spain and Belgium twice per week

    Starting from January 2024, Finnlines will consolidate its Biscay services with twice a week connection between the ports of Bilbao, Vigo and Zeebrugg...
  • Dublin Port Company awards licences to Stena, Seatruck & CMA CGM
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    18 December 2023

    Dublin Port Company awards licences to Stena, Seatruck & CMA CGM

    Dublin Port Company (DPC) has announced the outcome of the selection process that will see Terminal 5 in Dublin Port licensed to Stena Line and Seatru...
  • Maersk increases EHI in UK
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    18 December 2023

    Maersk increases EHI in UK

    “Increases in costs over the last few years has meant that Maersk continues to assess all surcharges to ensure their accuracy and sustainability withi...
  • Major agreement with Nestlé for ACT WITH CMA CGM+ low-carbon transport solutions
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    15 December 2023

    Major agreement with Nestlé for ACT WITH CMA CGM+ low-carbon transport solutions

    In a major deal, Nestlé now transports 100% of its CMA CGM volumes with BIOFUEL+, a biofuel produced from organic waste that generates 84% fewer carbo...
  • Good Logistics acquires Inter-Ways
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    15 December 2023

    Good Logistics acquires Inter-Ways

    Good Logistics has announced the acquisition of European road freight specialist Inter-Ways. Inter-Ways, which is a family-owned freight forwarding bu...
  • Nestlé introduces Electric HGV trucks on its drive towards net zero
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    14 December 2023

    Nestlé introduces Electric HGV trucks on its drive towards net zero

    Nestlé UK & Ireland is charging up efforts on its journey towards achieving net zero emissions by introducing two electric HGV trucks to its owned fle...
  • Sumitomo partners with Vodafone and Deloitte to speed up global trade
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    14 December 2023

    Sumitomo partners with Vodafone and Deloitte to speed up global trade

    Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc and Vodafone Group PLC will team up with Deloitte and Nexxiot to support global autonomous freight handling, the f...
  • Jet Express reaping rewards from CCTV camera systems
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    14 December 2023

    Jet Express reaping rewards from CCTV camera systems

    Along with a host of other benefits, leading time critical logistics solutions provider Jet Express have seen an uptick in load optimisation improveme...
  • Davies Turner offers point of origin quality control in Morocco
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    13 December 2023

    Davies Turner offers point of origin quality control in Morocco

    Davies Turner is launching the tried-and-tested point of origin quality control and compliance procedures developed for clients sourcing from Turkey,...
  • Kinaxia invests over £2m in CNG trucks in quest towards net zero goal
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    11 December 2023

    Kinaxia invests over £2m in CNG trucks in quest towards net zero goal

    Kinaxia Logistics has taken delivery of its first batch of tractor units powered by compressed natural gas as it moves towards having a net zero fleet...
  • Brad Jacobs to enter building products distribution industry
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    11 December 2023

    Brad Jacobs to enter building products distribution industry

    After a comprehensive year-long search, Brad Jacobs has announced his intention to create a market leader in building products distribution — an indus...
  • DP World breaks ground on £15m Southampton driver welfare facility
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    11 December 2023

    DP World breaks ground on £15m Southampton driver welfare facility

    DP World has broken ground on a new state-of-the-art driver welfare facility at its Southampton logistics hub, as the global supply chain solutions pr...
  • ReFuels commences construction of Bio-CNG refuelling station in Doncaster
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    11 December 2023

    ReFuels commences construction of Bio-CNG refuelling station in Doncaster

    ReFuels N.V., one of Europe's leading suppliers of renewable biomethane (Bio-CNG) for decarbonisation of heavy goods vehicles, has commenced construct...
  • Charles Hammond to step down as CEO of Forth Ports – Stuart Wallace announced as his successor
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    08 December 2023

    Charles Hammond to step down as CEO of Forth Ports – Stuart Wallace announced as his successor

    Forth Ports’ Group Chief Executive, Charles Hammond OBE, has decided to step down from his role leading the UK’s third largest ports group at the end...
  • SEKO Logistics Partners with CakeBoxx Technologies
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    08 December 2023

    SEKO Logistics Partners with CakeBoxx Technologies

    SEKO Logistics has announced it has teamed up with global innovator CakeBoxx Technologies (CakeBoxx). Leveraging CakeBoxx’s expertise in sustainable,...
  • Retail head of supply chain joins Peel Ports Group
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    07 December 2023

    Retail head of supply chain joins Peel Ports Group

    The former head of supply chain for national retailer B&M has joined Peel Ports Group to further strengthen its relationships with importers. Jerome W...
  • Nestlé cuts ocean transport emissions with Maersk’s ECO Delivery solution by over 80%
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    06 December 2023

    Nestlé cuts ocean transport emissions with Maersk’s ECO Delivery solution by over 80%

    Nestlé, the world's largest food and beverage company, is cutting its ocean logistics greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by using Maersk’s ECO Delivery so...
  • ABP invests in major port expansion
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    06 December 2023

    ABP invests in major port expansion

    Associated British Ports (ABP) has exchanged contracts on the purchase of the freehold of a 227.5-acre site known as Stallingborough Interchange signa...
  • Acclaim Logistics successfully absorbs Steve Porter site
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    06 December 2023

    Acclaim Logistics successfully absorbs Steve Porter site

    Acclaim has acquired the Cowes depot and key members of the Steve Porter senior management team after the company filed for administration in Septembe...
  • Zero Emission Port Alliance launched at COP28
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    05 December 2023

    Zero Emission Port Alliance launched at COP28

    APM Terminals and DP World have formed the Zero Emission Port Alliance (ZEPA), an industry-wide strategic coalition aiming to accelerate the journey t...
  • Glencar announces completion of new 1 million sq ft logistics campus for Baytree and Rhenus
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    05 December 2023

    Glencar announces completion of new 1 million sq ft logistics campus for Baytree and Rhenus

    Glencar, has announced that it has completed construction of the final warehouse of 771,000 sq ft for leading pan-European and industrial development...
  • TIP Group upgrades Wickes trailer and truck fleet
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    05 December 2023

    TIP Group upgrades Wickes trailer and truck fleet

    UK home improvement retailer Wickes is renewing its fleet of trailers and trucks whilst investing in its Truck And Child Safety (TACS) program with a...
  • Verdion and MEDLOG agree Doncaster Railport expansion deal 
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    04 December 2023

    Verdion and MEDLOG agree Doncaster Railport expansion deal 

    The UK subsidiary of MEDLOG SA, part of the MSC Group of companies, has agreed terms with pan-European logistics specialist Verdion to operate its iPo...
  • Albacore urges freight businesses to scale up Internet access
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    04 December 2023

    Albacore urges freight businesses to scale up Internet access

    Connectivity to the Internet is often taken for granted. Internet access holds a significant place as the primary, and in most cases, the sole communi...
  • Hellmann opens Irish office
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    04 December 2023

    Hellmann opens Irish office

    Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has established a new national company in the Republic of Ireland and opened its first Irish branch at Dublin Airport. Fr...
  • Europa secures Customs Warehouse Authorisation across 3PL sites
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    04 December 2023

    Europa secures Customs Warehouse Authorisation across 3PL sites

    Europa Warehouse has fully achieved Customs Warehouse Authorisation by HMRC, marking the next major step in its warehouse investment programme to bett...
  • GXO to distribute beer, wines, spirits and minerals for brewer Shepherd Neame
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    04 December 2023

    GXO to distribute beer, wines, spirits and minerals for brewer Shepherd Neame

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has entered into a new partnership with Shepherd Neame, an independent family brewer and pub company, to operate a...
  • Raising temperature of frozen foods -18°c to -15°c can slash carbon emissions
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    04 December 2023

    Raising temperature of frozen foods -18°c to -15°c can slash carbon emissions

    Frozen food temperatures could be changed by just three degrees to save the carbon dioxide emissions of 3.8 million cars per year, research suggests.&...
  • Breeze integrates with Barrington Freight to digitalize cargo insurance offering
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    02 December 2023

    Breeze integrates with Barrington Freight to digitalize cargo insurance offering

    Digital insurance platform provider Breeze has integrated with international shipping and freight forwarding firm Barrington Freight (Barrington) to d...
  • CILT(UK) appoints new Chief Executive
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    02 December 2023

    CILT(UK) appoints new Chief Executive

    The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK – CILT(UK) has announced the appointment of Paul Adams as its new Chief Executive Officer...
  • Ellerman and MSC sign slot agreement for Atlantic routes
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    02 December 2023

    Ellerman and MSC sign slot agreement for Atlantic routes

    Ellerman City Liners and MSC have signed an agreement that will see Ellerman utilizing a combination of MSC capacity and its own independent vessel be...
  • Cepsa and C2X set up joint project to develop the largest green methanol plant in Europe
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    02 December 2023

    Cepsa and C2X set up joint project to develop the largest green methanol plant in Europe

    Cepsa, which is owned by Mubadala and Carlyle, and C2X, an independent company majority owned by A.P. Moller Holding with A.P. Moller – Maersk as mino...
  • Shipping CEOs join forces to accelerate the decarbonization of the global maritime transport
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    02 December 2023

    Shipping CEOs join forces to accelerate the decarbonization of the global maritime transport

    The Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of leading global shipping lines have issued a joint declaration at COP 28 calling for an end date for fossil-only...
  • Scan Global Logistics improves with Windward's AI Ocean Visibility
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    02 December 2023

    Scan Global Logistics improves with Windward's AI Ocean Visibility

    Scan Global Logistics (SGL) has partnered with Windward, the leading Maritime AI company. The partnership will allow SGL to proactively identify poten...
  • Meachers joins prestigious digital logistics network
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    28 November 2023

    Meachers joins prestigious digital logistics network

    Keen to use technology and collaboration to enhance the service it provides to its customers, Meachers has joined the prestigious digital network for...
  • Maersk Air Cargo chooses Bournemouth for a China-UK route trial
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    28 November 2023

    Maersk Air Cargo chooses Bournemouth for a China-UK route trial

    A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) has chosen Bournemouth Airport (BOH) as its UK gateway for a trial of a new route from China. Carrier Maersk Air Cargo ha...
  • Tec-Ties has strong ties with H Crabtree Ltd
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    28 November 2023

    Tec-Ties has strong ties with H Crabtree Ltd

    As Pallet-Track looks to celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2024, one of its founding members is marking twenty years of service in 2023 to one of its...
  • Hemisphere acquires part of Magnus Group
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    28 November 2023

    Hemisphere acquires part of Magnus Group

    Hemisphere Freight Services announced it had agreed to a sale which will see the company take over about 200,000 sq ft of warehousing space at Magnus'...
  • Pall-Ex Group strengthens its network in Scotland with the addition of new member Rhino Express
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    27 November 2023

    Pall-Ex Group strengthens its network in Scotland with the addition of new member Rhino Express

    The Glasgow based distribution and warehousing business has joined both the Pall-Ex and Fortec pallet networks as a new shareholder member. Since bein...
  • Diageo goes green with appointment of sustainable freight innovator Zeus for new HVO trial
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    27 November 2023

    Diageo goes green with appointment of sustainable freight innovator Zeus for new HVO trial

    Zeus has teamed up with multinational beverage company Diageo to begin ambitious Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) fuel trials in the UK. The appointme...
  • Maritime Transport secures major contract to manage Tesco’s rail operations
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    27 November 2023

    Maritime Transport secures major contract to manage Tesco’s rail operations

    Maritime Transport has announced that it has secured a new, three-year contract with long-standing partner, Tesco PLC. With effect from 29th October 2...
  • Logistics UK partners with Freightlink
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    24 November 2023

    Logistics UK partners with Freightlink

    Shipping goods by ferry can add cost and administrative delays to freight movements, due to fluctuations in pricing and space availability. To help en...
  • DHL appointed by Hilti Ireland to manage warehouse and transport operations
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    23 November 2023

    DHL appointed by Hilti Ireland to manage warehouse and transport operations

    DHL has been appointed by Hilti Ireland in a new UK&I contract until May 2025, which builds on the existing relationship in other markets around the w...
  • UKMPG appoints new Chair as it marks 30 years championing port sector leaders
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    22 November 2023

    UKMPG appoints new Chair as it marks 30 years championing port sector leaders

    The UK Major Ports Group (UKMPG), the trade body for the UK's largest port operators has announced the appointment of Henrik Lundgaard Pedersen, CEO o...
  • Drac Group acquires S T Douglas
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    21 November 2023

    Drac Group acquires S T Douglas

    Drac Group has announced the acquisition of S T Douglas Transport Limited, a Stafford-based, family run trucking company established in 1955. This wil...
  • AYBL doubles fulfilment capacity with Descartes
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    21 November 2023

    AYBL doubles fulfilment capacity with Descartes

    Descartes Systems has announced that U.K.-based ecommerce brand AYBL, an innovative online retailer of activewear, has transformed its warehouse and f...
  • Aptean acquires 3T Logistics & Technology Group
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    21 November 2023

    Aptean acquires 3T Logistics & Technology Group

    Aptean has announced its acquisition of 3T Logistics & Technology Group (3T), a provider of cloud-based transportation management systems (TMS) to shi...
  • UK freight association welcomes latest recommendation on container shipping rules
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    20 November 2023

    UK freight association welcomes latest recommendation on container shipping rules

    UK freight forwarders have welcomed the news that the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is recommending, provisionally, that the Consortia...
  • DHL to transition on-site fuelling stations from diesel to HVO by the end of the year
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    17 November 2023

    DHL to transition on-site fuelling stations from diesel to HVO by the end of the year

    DHL Supply Chain has announced the acceleration of its UK road transport decarbonisation strategy for its customers. In addition to investments alread...
  • Kerry Logistics appointed by Farfetch as freight partner for Reebok in Asia and Europe
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    17 November 2023

    Kerry Logistics appointed by Farfetch as freight partner for Reebok in Asia and Europe

    Kerry Logistics Network (Kerry Logistics) is providing Farfetch with full supply chain end-to-end management for ocean and airfreight imports from Asi...
  • Expanding transporter returns to Krone as demand stays strong
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    15 November 2023

    Expanding transporter returns to Krone as demand stays strong

    Noone Transport, based in Co. Meath, Ireland, is undergoing a period of significant investment as it opens up new routes throughout Ireland, the UK an...
  • New DP World Sustainability Update charts major progress in UK in 2023
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    15 November 2023

    New DP World Sustainability Update charts major progress in UK in 2023

    DP World has published its latest Sustainability Update, detailing the major steps forward its UK business has taken over the last 12 months. The upda...
  • Peel Ports and Suardiaz launch UK-first Green Automotive manufacturing hub
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    15 November 2023

    Peel Ports and Suardiaz launch UK-first Green Automotive manufacturing hub

    A UK-first Green Automotive manufacturing Hub, which will significantly reduce supply chain emissions in the North-West, has been launched in Merseysi...
  • Pall-Ex boosts presence in Bedfordshire with Strata Logistics
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    14 November 2023

    Pall-Ex boosts presence in Bedfordshire with Strata Logistics

    Pall-Ex has continued to strengthen its network with the recruitment of a new member in Bedfordshire. Delivering service excellence to its members and...
  • Port of Southampton rail expansion project reaches key milestone
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    13 November 2023

    Port of Southampton rail expansion project reaches key milestone

    A multi-million-pound project to expand the rail terminal at the Port of Southampton has completed its second phase. Solent Stevedores, operators of th...
  • Record draft at Port of Felixstowe
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    13 November 2023

    Record draft at Port of Felixstowe

    The Mumbai Maersk has set a new record for the deepest draft vessel to call at Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe. The 20,568 TEU capacity ship arrive...
  • cargo-partner expands footprint in UK with new office in London
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    13 November 2023

    cargo-partner expands footprint in UK with new office in London

    After embarking on a joint venture with Aztek International Freight Ltd in 2021, cargo-partner acquired the remaining shares of the UK-based company i...
  • Planning secured for 800,000 sq. ft logistics development
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    13 November 2023

    Planning secured for 800,000 sq. ft logistics development

    Harworth Group has announced that it has secured planning approval from Leeds City Council for the development of 800,000 sq. ft of industrial & logis...
  • Elanders makes a new acquisition and strengthens its market position in contract logistics in the UK
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    09 November 2023

    Elanders makes a new acquisition and strengthens its market position in contract logistics in the UK

    Elanders has acquired all shares in the English contract logistics company KAMMAC Ltd (“Kammac”). Kammac is a fast-growing company that in the last tw...
  • Mannson Freight claims industry first with real time vehicle tracking
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    09 November 2023

    Mannson Freight claims industry first with real time vehicle tracking

    Stuart Crowder, managing director of leading NVOCC, Mannson Freight, says a new feature on its customer portal, MFS Pro, allows UK customers to track...
  • Gray & Adams partners with Sunswap
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    08 November 2023

    Gray & Adams partners with Sunswap

    Gray & Adams has partnered with Sunswap to supply Samworth Brothers with battery and solar-powered refrigerated trailers to fulfil a third of their 20...
  • Be prepared ahead of latest HMRC import/export service extension
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    07 November 2023

    Be prepared ahead of latest HMRC import/export service extension

    A technology expert has endorsed the recent deadline extension announced by HMRC for its new import/export Customs Declaration Service (CDS), saying t...
  • Dublin Port’s new €127m freight terminal opened
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    07 November 2023

    Dublin Port’s new €127m freight terminal opened

    Dublin Port Company (DPC) has announced the opening of T4, a newly redeveloped RoRo freight terminal in the Port costing €127m, which was officially l...
  • Adam Cunnew rejoins Fargo Systems
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    07 November 2023

    Adam Cunnew rejoins Fargo Systems

    Fargo Systems has welcomed former employee Adam Cunnew back to the business as a systems analyst.  During the previous 12 months, Adam took the opportun...
  • Simpex Express acquires Knight Star Freight
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    07 November 2023

    Simpex Express acquires Knight Star Freight

    Celebrating 14 years, the ever-expanding Simpex group welcomed the company on 1st November 2023 with all activities going forward under the Simpex nam...
  • DP World's £56M crane investment marks a decade of success at London Gateway
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    07 November 2023

    DP World's £56M crane investment marks a decade of success at London Gateway

    World has received four new state-of-the-art automated stacking cranes (ASCs) at London Gateway, as it continues to invest in vital infrastructure to...
  • Shippeo and BuyCo partner up
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    06 November 2023

    Shippeo and BuyCo partner up

    Shippeo and BuyCo have announced a strategic partnership. This collaboration is set to offer shippers complete visibility and control over the entire...
  • Focus on tech sees EV Cargo secure new UK contracts
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    06 November 2023

    Focus on tech sees EV Cargo secure new UK contracts

    Investments in technology-enabled supply chains and a distribution network powered by a world-class control tower system has helped global freight for...
  • John Shingleton
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    06 November 2023

    John Shingleton

    It is with great sadness that note the passing of John Shingleton, editor and owner of the Handy Shipping Guide. John was renowned for his ability to...
  • XPO Logistics launches new Driver Excellence Academy
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    06 November 2023

    XPO Logistics launches new Driver Excellence Academy

    XPO has developed a new XPO Logistics Driver Excellence Academy to offer opportunities to those both from within and outside the business who want to...
  • Kuehne+Nagel’s Healthcare Air Logistics network receives IATA CEIV Pharma re-certification
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    06 November 2023

    Kuehne+Nagel’s Healthcare Air Logistics network receives IATA CEIV Pharma re-certification

    Kuehne+Nagel recently completed its third consecutive IATA CEIV Pharma certification of its entire air logistics healthcare network. This important mi...
  • P&O Ferries confirms time charter for Norbay with Irish Ferries
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    03 November 2023

    P&O Ferries confirms time charter for Norbay with Irish Ferries

    P&O Ferries has confirmed a time charter agreement with Irish Ferries for Norbay for up to 6 months – with the potential for longer-term charter optio...
  • Wincanton chosen as customer home delivery partner for The Conran Shop
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    03 November 2023

    Wincanton chosen as customer home delivery partner for The Conran Shop

    Contemporary furniture, lighting and home accessories retailer, The Conran Shop has chosen Wincanton as its dedicated premium home delivery partner fo...
  • Port of Tyne launches UK’s first site-wide private network
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    03 November 2023

    Port of Tyne launches UK’s first site-wide private network

    The Port of Tyne, in collaboration with BT and Ericsson, has launched a groundbreaking 4G and 5G private network, making it the first smart port in th...
  • Spacepro picks Descartes’ Customer Engagement Solution
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    03 November 2023

    Spacepro picks Descartes’ Customer Engagement Solution

    Descartes has announced that U.K.-based Spacepro is using the Descartes Customer Engagement Platform™ to enhance the customer journey within its after...
  • UPS appoints Ufku Akaltan President for UPS UK, Ireland, Nordics, and India
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    03 November 2023

    UPS appoints Ufku Akaltan President for UPS UK, Ireland, Nordics, and India

    UPS has appointed Ufku Akaltan as the president for its business in the UK, Ireland, Nordics and India. In this role, Ufku Akaltan leads the operation...
  • Woodland obtain BRCGS accreditation across major UK sites
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    03 November 2023

    Woodland obtain BRCGS accreditation across major UK sites

    Woodland Group have received top grades of the globally recognised BRCGS Food Safety, Packaging, Consumer Products, Storage and Distribution Certifica...
  • Dame Susan Rice appointed Chair of Forth Green Freeport
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    03 November 2023

    Dame Susan Rice appointed Chair of Forth Green Freeport

    Dame Susan Rice DBE has been appointed as the inaugural independent Chair of Forth Green Freeport to oversee the delivery and governance of the consor...
  • Palletline achieves a record sixth year of health and safety accreditations
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    03 November 2023

    Palletline achieves a record sixth year of health and safety accreditations

    Palletline is leading the way in the transport industry by achieving coveted accreditations for a sixth consecutive year. Not only has Palletline reta...
  • BIFA reveals shortlist for 2023 Freight Service Awards
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    30 October 2023

    BIFA reveals shortlist for 2023 Freight Service Awards

    Twenty-nine freight forwarding companies have been shortlisted as finalists for the nine service categories of this year's British International Freig...
  • NorthEdge completes sale of Abbey Logistics Group to strategic trade acquiror
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    30 October 2023

    NorthEdge completes sale of Abbey Logistics Group to strategic trade acquiror

    NorthEdge has announced that it has completed the sale of Abbey Logistics Group (Abbey), a specialist logistics provider, to Belgium based food logist...
  • Samskip launches new direct short-sea service between Finland, Latvia, the UK and the Netherlands
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    26 October 2023

    Samskip launches new direct short-sea service between Finland, Latvia, the UK and the Netherlands

    Early next month, Samskip will celebrate the maiden voyage of the Samskip owned and operated weekly service connecting Rotterdam, Helsinki, Riga and H...
  • XPO Logistics celebrates major expansion and extension of partnership with Samsung Climate Solutions
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    25 October 2023

    XPO Logistics celebrates major expansion and extension of partnership with Samsung Climate Solutions

    XPO is marking the extension and expansion of its partnership with Samsung Climate Solutions. As part of the extended agreement, XPO provides an integ...
  • Wincanton chosen to manage transport for Jet2.com’s in-flight retail distribution
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    24 October 2023

    Wincanton chosen to manage transport for Jet2.com’s in-flight retail distribution

    Wincanton has been chosen as Jet2.com’s dedicated transport partner. The new partnership sees Wincanton manage delivery of the leading leisure airline...
  • Hemisphere invests at Port One
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    23 October 2023

    Hemisphere invests at Port One

    Hemisphere Freight Services has announced that it has invested in an additional and brand new 243,511 sq ft warehouse at Suffolk’s Port One Logistics...
  • Maritime Transport joins zero emission demonstrator to drive greener road freight
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    23 October 2023

    Maritime Transport joins zero emission demonstrator to drive greener road freight

    Maritime Transport has announced its role as a key participant in the zero emission HGV and infrastructure demonstrator (ZERFD), a ground-breaking £20...
  • Textainer to be acquired by Stonepeak for $7.4 billion
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    23 October 2023

    Textainer to be acquired by Stonepeak for $7.4 billion

    Textainer Group Holdings Limited has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Stonepeak, a leading alternative inve...
  • Pumpkin grower feeding UK’s Halloween love affair
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    23 October 2023

    Pumpkin grower feeding UK’s Halloween love affair

    The UK’s expanding love affair with all things Halloween is open season for one of the UK’s biggest pumpkin growers, who are moving more than a millio...
  • Ziegler UK to make big statement of intent with upcoming move into super-hub
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    23 October 2023

    Ziegler UK to make big statement of intent with upcoming move into super-hub

    In a strategic announcement that promises to reshape the landscape of multimodal freight logistics, Ziegler UK have revealed plans to expand from its...
  • Bullet Express acquired in management buyout
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    20 October 2023

    Bullet Express acquired in management buyout

    Bullet Express has been acquired in a private equity backed management buyout (MBO) led by the company’s Managing Director, John McKail. The multi-mil...
  • Inditex partners with Maersk to reduce its maritime transport emissions
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    19 October 2023

    Inditex partners with Maersk to reduce its maritime transport emissions

    Inditex, parent company of fashion brands such as Zara and Massimo Dutti, has partnered with the freight group Maersk to reduce its global greenhouse...
  • UK Warehousing Association announces ‘Year of Warehousing’ for 2024
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    19 October 2023

    UK Warehousing Association announces ‘Year of Warehousing’ for 2024

    The UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has announced that 2024 will see the launch of a high profile, year-long campaign to highlight the critical role...
  • Government invests £200 million to drive innovation and get more zero emission trucks on UK roads
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    19 October 2023

    Government invests £200 million to drive innovation and get more zero emission trucks on UK roads

    More zero emission trucks are set to drive on UK roads thanks to a £200 million boost to decarbonise freight vehicles, drive innovation and create new...
  • GXO extends agreement with Waitrose & Partners
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    19 October 2023

    GXO extends agreement with Waitrose & Partners

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has extended its agreement with Waitrose & Partners, a leading supermarket with over 330 stores across England, Sc...
  • DP World signs first manufacturing tenants for Thames Freeport
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    19 October 2023

    DP World signs first manufacturing tenants for Thames Freeport

    DP World has announced its first new tenants at its London Gateway Logistics Park, part of the Thames Freeport with two manufacturers that have chosen...
  • Maritime Transport supports Laura Maersk voyage with HVO-powered train
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    19 October 2023

    Maritime Transport supports Laura Maersk voyage with HVO-powered train

    Maritime Transport was delighted to facilitate the historic arrival of Laura Maersk at DP World London Gateway recently – the world’s first methanol-e...
  • Tritax Symmetry goes large in St Helens
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    19 October 2023

    Tritax Symmetry goes large in St Helens

    Tritax Symmetry has completed the off-market acquisition of a 221-acre site in St Helens, in the Liverpool City Region and have plans to bring forward...
  • Glencar to deliver Baytree’s latest 220,000 sqft speculative industrial development at prime sustainable scheme in Leeds
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    18 October 2023

    Glencar to deliver Baytree’s latest 220,000 sqft speculative industrial development at prime sustainable scheme in Leeds

    Project serves as the third instruction to date for Glencar following projects in Milton Keynes and Nuneaton. Glencar, a leading UK construction compa...
  • XPO Logistics chosen as specialist transport partner for Ryze Hydrogen in UK and Ireland
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    18 October 2023

    XPO Logistics chosen as specialist transport partner for Ryze Hydrogen in UK and Ireland

     XPO, a leading provider of innovative and sustainable end-to-end logistics solutions across Europe, has been selected by net zero pioneer Ryze Hydroge...
  • Double anniversary celebrations for cargo-partner Ireland
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    17 October 2023

    Double anniversary celebrations for cargo-partner Ireland

    2023 has been an exciting year for cargo-partner globally, as the business celebrates its 40th anniversary in the logistics industry. Meanwhile, more...
  • Peel Ports Group extends steel terminal to deal with growth in demand
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    17 October 2023

    Peel Ports Group extends steel terminal to deal with growth in demand

    Peel Ports Group is to extend its steel and metals terminal in response to strong growth in customer demand at the Port of Liverpool. The UK’s second...
  • Technology Company celebrates Long-Serving Duo
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    16 October 2023

    Technology Company celebrates Long-Serving Duo

    Freight management software company, Forward Solutions, is celebrating the expertise and achievements of two of its team, as they transition into new...
  • Blue Yonder announces intent to acquire Doddle to revolutionize E-Commerce returns and redefine reverse logistics
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    16 October 2023

    Blue Yonder announces intent to acquire Doddle to revolutionize E-Commerce returns and redefine reverse logistics

    Blue Yonder, a leading supply chain solutions provider, today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Doddle, a leading first and last mile t...
  • Generation Logistics Continues To Future Proof The Profession As It Launches Second Year Of Campaign
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    13 October 2023

    Generation Logistics Continues To Future Proof The Profession As It Launches Second Year Of Campaign

    ·         +40 companies and partners supporting next phase of campaign ·        789,000 visits to Generation Logistics hub in year one ·         3.7m engagements on social m...
  • Maersk signs deal with Starlink for its Ocean fleet
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    13 October 2023

    Maersk signs deal with Starlink for its Ocean fleet

    Starlink’s high-speed satellite internet connectivity will be deployed to Maersk’s owned fleet of 330+ container vessels. Roll-out is expected to be c...
  • The Port of Greenock welcomes its largest ever container vessel
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    13 October 2023

    The Port of Greenock welcomes its largest ever container vessel

    Scotland’s deepest container terminal has welcomed the largest container vessel ever to berth at the port. The Port of Greenock hosted the 300m long M...
  • FitFlop targets pan-European expansion with Bleckmann as the logistics partner
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    13 October 2023

    FitFlop targets pan-European expansion with Bleckmann as the logistics partner

    UK-based footwear brand FitFlop has selected Bleckmann, experts in supply chain management for fashion and lifestyle brands, to provide omnichannel lo...
  • Wincanton wins beauty eFulfilment contract with premium retailer, Sephora
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    11 October 2023

    Wincanton wins beauty eFulfilment contract with premium retailer, Sephora

    Wincanton, a leading supply chain partner for UK business, has secured a five-year deal with LVMH Group-owned Sephora, the premium beauty retailer, as...
  • UK freight association urges government to follow European Commission lead on Consortia Block Exemption Regulation
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    11 October 2023

    UK freight association urges government to follow European Commission lead on Consortia Block Exemption Regulation

    Responding to the news that the European Commission has decided not to extend the Consortia Block Exemption Regulation (CBER), Steve Parker Director G...
  • GXO and ASOS Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Successful Partnership
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    10 October 2023

    GXO and ASOS Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Successful Partnership

    GXO operates multiple warehouses for the online fashion destination and is a strategic partner for ASOS across Europe GXO, the world’s largest pure-pl...
  • Unsworth integrates with pledge to enhance shippers’ access to carbon emissions measurement in the supply chain
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    10 October 2023

    Unsworth integrates with pledge to enhance shippers’ access to carbon emissions measurement in the supply chain

    Unsworth has integrated Pledge’s carbon emissions measurement platform with its freight management app, Pathway, to add an accredited logistics carbon...
  • TIP Group is celebrating its 55th anniversary
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    10 October 2023

    TIP Group is celebrating its 55th anniversary

    TIP Group is celebrating 55 years of delivering equipment solutions tailored to evolving customers’ needs. Established in 1968, TIP first introduced t...
  • UPS Healthcare launches industry-leading reverse logistics service in Europe
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    10 October 2023

    UPS Healthcare launches industry-leading reverse logistics service in Europe

    Today, UPS Healthcare has launched UPS® Pickup Point locations for laboratory customers across key European healthcare markets including the U.K., Ger...
  • Management Buy Out completed at Toga Freight
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    10 October 2023

    Management Buy Out completed at Toga Freight

    Announced on 25th Setpember, the board of Toga Freight Services Ltd, consisting of Robert Dickinson, Muriel Corish and Darragh Toner, have completed a...
  • XPO Logistics UK and Ireland HQ at Crick, Northamptonshire, achieves carbon neutrality six months ahead of schedule
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    10 October 2023

    XPO Logistics UK and Ireland HQ at Crick, Northamptonshire, achieves carbon neutrality six months ahead of schedule

    XPO, a leading provider of innovative and sustainable end-to-end logistics solutions across Europe, has achieved carbon neutral status for its 350,000...
  • bp joins H2Accelerate collaboration to enable the scale up of low carbon hydrogen as a fuel for the heavy-duty vehicle sector
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    10 October 2023

    bp joins H2Accelerate collaboration to enable the scale up of low carbon hydrogen as a fuel for the heavy-duty vehicle sector

    bp has joined as the newest member of the H2Accelerate collaboration, a collaboration that aims to accelerate the uptake of low carbon hydrogen for tr...
  • Port shows its mettle with record-breaking load
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    05 October 2023

    Port shows its mettle with record-breaking load

    The arrival of 36 rail wagons packed with alloy metals marked a 306-year record for Port of Sunderland this month. Arriving onto the Port’s multimodal...
  • Visku the new name for Bis Henderson Consulting and Bis Henderson Space
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    05 October 2023

    Visku the new name for Bis Henderson Consulting and Bis Henderson Space

    Visku brings together Bis Henderson Consulting and Bis Henderson Space to form a single, unified entity. CEO Andy Kaye said: “Visku gives us a new opp...
  • Unifeeder invests in four new methanol powered vessels
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    03 October 2023

    Unifeeder invests in four new methanol powered vessels

    Unifeeder Group has signed a long-term time-charter agreement for two new methanol-capable container feeder vessels and has an option for additional t...
  • Peel Ports Group reduces operational greenhouse gas emissions by almost one third in three years
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    03 October 2023

    Peel Ports Group reduces operational greenhouse gas emissions by almost one third in three years

    Peel Ports Group has announced it has significantly reduced its greenhouse gas emissions across its port facilities, cutting these by almost a third s...
  • Ligentia appoints new CEO Dan Gill as Nick Jones transitions to Executive Chairman
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    02 October 2023

    Ligentia appoints new CEO Dan Gill as Nick Jones transitions to Executive Chairman

    Ligentia has announced a pivotal leadership transition effective October 1st, 2023. Dan Gill, who has been with Ligentia in leadership roles for almos...
  • Pledge joins FIATA to become official sustainability partner
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    02 October 2023

    Pledge joins FIATA to become official sustainability partner

    Pledge has become a sustainability partner of the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA), marking a significant step in i...
  • Port of Felixstowe welcomes first Methanol-powered ship
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    02 October 2023

    Port of Felixstowe welcomes first Methanol-powered ship

    Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe has celebrated the maiden call of the Laura Maersk, the first container ship in the world to complete a voyage powe...
  • Thames Freeport celebrates £600m of investment in first two years with ministerial visit
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    02 October 2023

    Thames Freeport celebrates £600m of investment in first two years with ministerial visit

    Thames Freeport is celebrating £600m of private sector investment committed to the project in its first two years, which is resulting in the creation...
  • Freightliner wins 5-year deal with The Malcolm Group
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    02 October 2023

    Freightliner wins 5-year deal with The Malcolm Group

    Freightliner has been awarded a 5-year contract with The Malcolm Group, which signifies the start of a long-term future relationship. The Freightliner...
  • Aurrigo and UPS announce autonomous electric cargo vehicle pilot programme at East Midlands Airport
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    28 September 2023

    Aurrigo and UPS announce autonomous electric cargo vehicle pilot programme at East Midlands Airport

    UPS and Aurrigo have announced a collaborative project to deploy Auto-Cargo, an autonomous electric vehicle designed to move heavy cargo loads to and...
  • DP World welcomes new South America service to London Gateway
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    28 September 2023

    DP World welcomes new South America service to London Gateway

    DP World has announced its latest milestone at London Gateway with the arrival of the first vessel under a new South America shipping service, boostin...
  • Samskip and Boluda Lines join forces to launch new Spain-Ireland-UK service
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    28 September 2023

    Samskip and Boluda Lines join forces to launch new Spain-Ireland-UK service

    Samskip and Boluda Lines will jointly launch shortsea container services connecting Santander, Dublin and Liverpool, in a new commitment to customers...
  • Dexory announces new investment from Schenker Ventures
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    27 September 2023

    Dexory announces new investment from Schenker Ventures

    Dexory has secured additional investment with Schenker Ventures, the corporate investment arm of DB Schenker, strengthening further their position in...
  • Kuehne+Nagel and Capgemini agree to join forces to deliver an end-to-end supply chain capability
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    27 September 2023

    Kuehne+Nagel and Capgemini agree to join forces to deliver an end-to-end supply chain capability

    Kuehne+Nagel and Capgemini have announced that they have entered into a strategic agreement to create an industry-leading supply chain orchestration s...
  • GB Railfreight opens £5.75m maintenance hub in Peterborough
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    26 September 2023

    GB Railfreight opens £5.75m maintenance hub in Peterborough

    GB Railfreight has opened its state-of-the-art Maintenance Hub.  Located alongside the East Coast Mainline, the £5.75m facility, represents one of the...
  • GXO extends partnership with VTech
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    26 September 2023

    GXO extends partnership with VTech

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has extended its partnership with VTech, the global leader in electronic learning products from infancy through to...
  • Cardinal Global Logistics scales customs bureau with Descartes
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    26 September 2023

    Cardinal Global Logistics scales customs bureau with Descartes

    Descartes Systems Group has announced that Cardinal Global Logistics (Cardinal), the world's largest employee-owned logistics business, has scaled its...
  • Freightliner announces new services
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    26 September 2023

    Freightliner announces new services

    Freightliner has announced a new service from Felixstowe to Daventry The service will commence on Monday 2nd October. The service has been introduced...
  • First fully digitalised cross-border goods movement achieved
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    26 September 2023

    First fully digitalised cross-border goods movement achieved

    In a ground-breaking stride, an international consortium, comprised of key industry and technical leaders, and bolstered by the support of government,...
  • Kinaxia acquires the trade and assets of Nelson Distribution
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    26 September 2023

    Kinaxia acquires the trade and assets of Nelson Distribution

    Kinaxia Logistics has acquired the trade and assets of Nelson Distribution. This will secure the jobs of all 170 staff employed in the business, and t...
  • DHL Supply Chain to drive biomethane use in its Irish transport network
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    22 September 2023

    DHL Supply Chain to drive biomethane use in its Irish transport network

    DHL Supply Chain has announced plans to begin operating biomethane fuelled trucks with an investment worth €80 million into a dedicated biomethane pro...
  • Capacity doubles on China to Bournemouth all-cargo route
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    22 September 2023

    Capacity doubles on China to Bournemouth all-cargo route

    Bournemouth Airport’s Cargo First air freight business has announced a doubling of capacity between Bournemouth and China and the signing of a new car...
  • cargo-partner Ireland helps streamline and digitalize supply chains with control tower solutions
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    22 September 2023

    cargo-partner Ireland helps streamline and digitalize supply chains with control tower solutions

    cargo-partner can help customers take control of their global inventory, providing them with a more efficient solution via a ‘control tower’ approach...
  • Irish Rail and DIGAS sign contract for the Europe’s first retrofitted hydrogen internal combustion engine freight locomotive
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    20 September 2023

    Irish Rail and DIGAS sign contract for the Europe’s first retrofitted hydrogen internal combustion engine freight locomotive

    Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail, operator of the national railway network of Ireland and provider passenger and freight rail services, and DIGAS, a global...
  • Transporeon unveils three platform innovations for shippers, carriers and logistics service providers
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    20 September 2023

    Transporeon unveils three platform innovations for shippers, carriers and logistics service providers

    Transporeon has announced new platform innovations that enhance its spot quotation, contract rate benchmarking and freight audit capabilities. With a...
  • CMA CGM and Maersk join forces to accelerate the decarbonization of the shipping industry
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    20 September 2023

    CMA CGM and Maersk join forces to accelerate the decarbonization of the shipping industry

    A.P. Moller - Maersk A/S and CMA CGM have decided to join forces on several areas relating to decarbonization, in full compliance with all laws and re...
  • GXO accelerates deployment of artificial intelligence solutions in the UK
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    20 September 2023

    GXO accelerates deployment of artificial intelligence solutions in the UK

    GXO Logistics has announced that, together with Datasparq, it has successfully deployed artificial intelligence solutions that have helped to boost ef...
  • DHL reduces Formula 1 cargo carbon emissions by an average of 83%
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    20 September 2023

    DHL reduces Formula 1 cargo carbon emissions by an average of 83%

    DHL and Formula 1 have announced that the new fleet of trucks running on biofuel reduced carbon emissions by an average of 83% compared to diesel-driv...
  • DP World boosts safety with World's first remove pinning station at Southampton hub
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    19 September 2023

    DP World boosts safety with World's first remove pinning station at Southampton hub

    In a major step forward for employee safety, DP World has introduced a remote pinning station at its Southampton hub, the first of its kind in the wor...
  • COP28 appoints Kuehne+Nagel as freight forwarding and logistics partner
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    18 September 2023

    COP28 appoints Kuehne+Nagel as freight forwarding and logistics partner

    COP28 has appointed Kuehne+Nagel as the official logistics partner at the global 2023 UN Climate Change Conference in Dubai. From November 30 until De...
  • Hapag-Lloyd UK rolls out ACR
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    18 September 2023

    Hapag-Lloyd UK rolls out ACR

    Hapag-Lloyd UK has announced the rollout of Automatic Container Release (ACR) that is fully functional for cargo arriving at the ports of Southampton...
  • Wincanton expands and extends relationship with Howdens
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    18 September 2023

    Wincanton expands and extends relationship with Howdens

    Wincanton, a leading supply chain partner for UK business, is pleased to announce the expansion and extension of its relationship with Howden Joinery...
  • Chapman Freeborn opens satellite office in London Bridge to support expansion and attract new talent
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    15 September 2023

    Chapman Freeborn opens satellite office in London Bridge to support expansion and attract new talent

    The new office will service the charter broker’s growing international customer base and bolster its team of regional subject matter experts Chapman F...
  • Logistics specialist looks to Krone for high strength and security
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    14 September 2023

    Logistics specialist looks to Krone for high strength and security

    Robust and secure trailers are supporting the expansion of a specialist transport operator. Westmid Logistics specialises in the delivery of three-pie...
  • EU Commission President Names Landmark Methanol Vessel “Laura Mærsk”
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    14 September 2023

    EU Commission President Names Landmark Methanol Vessel “Laura Mærsk”

    The world’s first methanol-enabled container vessel will carry the name “Laura Mærsk”, the EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen revealed at a...
  • XPO Logistics rolling out Hunic Exoskeleton to all parts of the UK and Ireland after a highly successful safety and wellbeing trial
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    14 September 2023

    XPO Logistics rolling out Hunic Exoskeleton to all parts of the UK and Ireland after a highly successful safety and wellbeing trial

    XPO, a leading provider of innovative and sustainable end-to-end logistics solutions across Europe, has successfully completed a pilot trial of Hunic...
  • Pallet-Track appoints new CEO
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    14 September 2023

    Pallet-Track appoints new CEO

    Pallet-Track is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer, Stuart Godman, who will head up the nationwide pallet network. As...
  • Kinaxia adds firepower to contract packing operations
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    13 September 2023

    Kinaxia adds firepower to contract packing operations

    Kinaxia Logistics has boosted its contract packing operations by trebling the size of its cleanroom facilities at its site in Trafford Park, Greater M...
  • Port of Southampton rail project wins double award for driving rail freight growth
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    13 September 2023

    Port of Southampton rail project wins double award for driving rail freight growth

    Solent Stevedores £17.5 million rail freight growth at the Port of Southampton is now double award winning following a successful night at the RFG Awa...
  • Rollout of revolutionary port community system to usher in a new era for UK port technology
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    13 September 2023

    Rollout of revolutionary port community system to usher in a new era for UK port technology

    Ports across UK and beyond set to upgrade to cloud-based ‘CNS PCS’, greatly improving ease of use and cross-platform Digital Trade Solutions business...
  • Carousel Logistics teams up with Varamis Rail to electrify cargo route between England and Scotland
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    13 September 2023

    Carousel Logistics teams up with Varamis Rail to electrify cargo route between England and Scotland

    In-night delivery specialist Carousel Logistics has joined forces with Varamis Rail to develop a fully electric rail cargo route between Birmingham an...
  • Equinor and Maersk partner up to ensure continued green methanol supply for the world’s first methanol-enabled container vessel
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    10 September 2023

    Equinor and Maersk partner up to ensure continued green methanol supply for the world’s first methanol-enabled container vessel

    A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) and Equinor have signed an agreement securing supply of green1 methanol for Maersk’s landmark, new methanol-enabled feed...
  • Extending support for freight forwarders with new dedicated service
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    07 September 2023

    Extending support for freight forwarders with new dedicated service

    Europa Road has launched Europa Direct, a specialist service dedicated to providing unaccompanied part or full loads for freight forwarders shipping b...
  • Maersk finalises ECO delivery deal with Amazon
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    06 September 2023

    Maersk finalises ECO delivery deal with Amazon

    A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) and Amazon have finalised a 2023-2024 agreement for the transport of 20,000 FFE containers using green biofuel through M...
  • GXO celebrates successful first year of partnership with BT Group
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    06 September 2023

    GXO celebrates successful first year of partnership with BT Group

    GXO Logistics has marked the first year of its transformational project to manage logistics and transport operations for U.K. telecommunications leade...
  • Brief encounter sees burgeoning relationship take off
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    06 September 2023

    Brief encounter sees burgeoning relationship take off

    A fleeting meeting in an airport lounge between a Northern Ireland general haulage company and Europe’s leading pooler of sustainable wooden pallets h...
  • Lidl’s largest warehouse in the world opens in Luton following £300m investment
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    06 September 2023

    Lidl’s largest warehouse in the world opens in Luton following £300m investment

    Lidl GB has officially opened its £300m RDC – the largest Lidl warehouse in the world – marking the discounter’s continued commitment to expansion acr...
  • BIFA helps members calculate emissions with new online tool powered by Pledge
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    05 September 2023

    BIFA helps members calculate emissions with new online tool powered by Pledge

    The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is building upon its cooperation with Pledge, a carbon emissions measurement and offsetting platf...
  • NCB launches second Container Inspections Safety Initiative
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    05 September 2023

    NCB launches second Container Inspections Safety Initiative

    The National Cargo Bureau (NCB) – a US based inspection body authorized to certify compliance with Dangerous Goods regulations – reports that evidence...
  • XPO Logistics partners with Ares Power to expand the use of green energy across the UK and Ireland
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    05 September 2023

    XPO Logistics partners with Ares Power to expand the use of green energy across the UK and Ireland

    XPO has joined forces with Ares Power, part of Kingdom Energy Ltd, to provide a range of logistics services as it expands its green energy operations...
  • Government partnership with logistics could unlock £3.9 billion in economic growth, says Logistics UK
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    04 September 2023

    Government partnership with logistics could unlock £3.9 billion in economic growth, says Logistics UK

    More targeted government investment – combined with action to improve the flow of goods across borders and a commitment to work in closer partnership...
  • DP World launches programme to encourage cargo owners to shift to rail
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    04 September 2023

    DP World launches programme to encourage cargo owners to shift to rail

    DP World has launched a new programme in the UK to help cargo owners reduce their carbon emissions by shifting from road to rail. The Modal Shift Prog...
  • JLR to reduce UK road freight emissions by 84% through new alternative fuel and electric powered transport fleet
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    01 September 2023

    JLR to reduce UK road freight emissions by 84% through new alternative fuel and electric powered transport fleet

    JLR, the luxury car manufacturer, is reducing the CO2e emissions of its UK road freight fleet by transitioning to a combination of battery power, Bio-...
  • Wincanton and Screwfix switch to alternative fuel to lower transport emissions by up to 90%
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    01 September 2023

    Wincanton and Screwfix switch to alternative fuel to lower transport emissions by up to 90%

    Wincanton has announced that 85% of its logistics vehicle fleet serving Screwfix now refuels with Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO), in a bold sustaina...
  • WEC Lines launches short sea service connecting northwestern europe via France with Morocco
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    01 September 2023

    WEC Lines launches short sea service connecting northwestern europe via France with Morocco

    WEC Lines has introduced a transformative weekly service connecting the United Kingdom, France and Northwestern Europe with Casablanca, Morocco in a s...
  • Grayrentals ‘rebrands’ as TIP
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    31 August 2023

    Grayrentals ‘rebrands’ as TIP

    Leading truck and trailer hire provider Grayrentals will ‘re-brand’ and be referred to as TIP. As part of the TIP Group, the trailer and truck hire bu...
  • Müller trials zero-emission HGV refrigeration
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    31 August 2023

    Müller trials zero-emission HGV refrigeration

    Müller Milk & Ingredients is trialling different technologies to reduce the carbon footprint of its HGV fleet. The dairy company, which maintains indu...
  • A.P. Moller Capital completes acquisition of Vector Logistics
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    31 August 2023

    A.P. Moller Capital completes acquisition of Vector Logistics

    Following the announced signing earlier this year, A.P. Moller Capital and RCL Foods have announced the closing of the purchase of Vector Logistics by...
  • COSCO Shipping announces new digital end-to-end supply-chain solution for shipping from Europe to China
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    25 August 2023

    COSCO Shipping announces new digital end-to-end supply-chain solution for shipping from Europe to China

    From 26th August, COSCO Shipping is starting “For For Tune”, a new digital end-to-end supply chain solution for shipping cargo from Europe to China, i...
  • DSV launches evaluation of Volta Zero
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    23 August 2023

    DSV launches evaluation of Volta Zero

    DSV has announced that an evaluation is underway of the all-new 16-tonne all-electric medium-duty Volta Zero, which has departed the gates of the Sout...
  • Migration from CHIEF to CDS for exports…
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    23 August 2023

    Migration from CHIEF to CDS for exports…

    A new phased approach for businesses moving export declarations to the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) has been announced by HM Revenue and Customs...
  • Port of Tyne lands new Drax contract
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    23 August 2023

    Port of Tyne lands new Drax contract

    The Port of Tyne has signed a new contract with Drax, the UK’s largest renewable power generator by output, to maintain the supply of sustainably sour...
  • Howard Tenens Logistics secures new contract with Beavertown Brewery
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    22 August 2023

    Howard Tenens Logistics secures new contract with Beavertown Brewery

    Howard Tenens Logistics has announced that it has been awarded a new contract with Beavertown Brewery. The two companies have enjoyed a positive relat...
  • Finalists announced for Logistics UK’s awards
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    21 August 2023

    Finalists announced for Logistics UK’s awards

    Logistics companies nationwide are celebrating today after being shortlisted for Logistics UK's prestigious Logistics Awards 2023. Logistics UK’s Boar...
  • Pioneering 3PL launches low-cost pallet rate  
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    21 August 2023

    Pioneering 3PL launches low-cost pallet rate  

    Ambitious 3PL operator Europa Warehouse has launched a market busting pallet storage rate to support customers. Recognising the challenging economic cl...
  • Expect Distribution gain foothold in the southeast with acquisition of Pallet Plus
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    17 August 2023

    Expect Distribution gain foothold in the southeast with acquisition of Pallet Plus

    Yorkshire-based logistics company Expect Distribution have announced the acquisition of Pallet Plus, an established transport company, with an enviabl...
  • Multimodal 2024 prospectus released
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    16 August 2023

    Multimodal 2024 prospectus released

    The Multimodal 2024 prospectus has been released. The prospectus includes a review of the hugely successful 2023 show, demographics, 2024 pricing and...
  • Nestlé on track to help net zero progress in successful rail trial with Tesco
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    16 August 2023

    Nestlé on track to help net zero progress in successful rail trial with Tesco

    Nestlé UK and Ireland has delivered a first of its kind rail container which facilitates double-stacked pallets, to Tesco last week. The advanced rail...
  • Fortec Distribution introduces five new products to portfolio with Euro Pallet range 
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    15 August 2023

    Fortec Distribution introduces five new products to portfolio with Euro Pallet range 

    Fortec Distribution Network, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pall-Ex Group, is offering its members a market leading product portfolio by introducing the...
  • Logistics innovator celebrates decade of growth
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    15 August 2023

    Logistics innovator celebrates decade of growth

    One of the UK’s largest independent logistics providers, Europa Worldwide Group, is celebrating its ‘Decade of Growth’, marking 10 years since its acq...
  • Menzies Distribution owner acquires Asco Group
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    14 August 2023

    Menzies Distribution owner acquires Asco Group

    Private equity firm Endless LLP has acquired ASCO. Headquartered in Aberdeen, Scotland, ASCO is a leading global provider of multi-site integrated sup...
  • IPP and F.A. Hawkins celebrate 15th anniversary
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    14 August 2023

    IPP and F.A. Hawkins celebrate 15th anniversary

    A logistics partnership which plays a vital role in getting household goods onto shelves as well as providing a significant boost to the environment h...
  • Future freight boost through new Northampton rail to road interchange
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    10 August 2023

    Future freight boost through new Northampton rail to road interchange

    Railway engineers are about to enter an important phase to connect a major new rail freight interchange to the West Coast main line in Northampton. Dr...
  • Fine Lady Bakeries receives its first batch of eight double deck Tiger Trailers
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    09 August 2023

    Fine Lady Bakeries receives its first batch of eight double deck Tiger Trailers

    Eight moving double deck articulated trailers manufactured by Tiger Trailers have joined the fleet of Banbury-based bread-makers Fine Lady Bakeries, w...
  • Simpex makes strategic acquisition
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    08 August 2023

    Simpex makes strategic acquisition

    Simpex Express has announced the acquisition of PJL Freight Solutions Limited PJL has been merged into the Simpex Leeds office from 1st August 2023 wi...
  • Hapag-Lloyd partners with DB Schenker to decarbonise supply chains
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    08 August 2023

    Hapag-Lloyd partners with DB Schenker to decarbonise supply chains

    Hapag-Lloyd has entered into a partnership with DB Schenker for the purpose of decarbonising supply chains. Following the launch of “Ship Green” in Ma...
  • OOCL receives fourth 24,188 TEU mega container vessel - “OOCL Felixstowe”
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    08 August 2023

    OOCL receives fourth 24,188 TEU mega container vessel - “OOCL Felixstowe”

    Orient Overseas Container Line has further strengthened the company’s fleet structure by introducing one more 24,188 TEU mega vessel. The brand new co...
  • Uniserve's green revolution
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    08 August 2023

    Uniserve's green revolution

    Powering Felixstowe Mega Distribution Centre with solar brilliance Uniserve has taken another momentous step on its sustainability journey with the in...
  • Diageo and Malcolm Logistics trial HVO
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    08 August 2023

    Diageo and Malcolm Logistics trial HVO

    Diageo has launched a new trial in partnership with Malcolm Logistics to run biofuel-powered lorries, which is hoped to save up to 171 tons of greenho...
  • DP World opens largest UK music and video distribution warehouse in partnership with Utopia Distribution Services
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    08 August 2023

    DP World opens largest UK music and video distribution warehouse in partnership with Utopia Distribution Services

    DP World will this month open the UK’s largest distribution warehouse for physical music and video. Located in Bicester, Oxfordshire, the facility is...
  • Grow your business with Albacore
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    07 August 2023

    Grow your business with Albacore

    Albacore supports more than 300 businesses within the freight industry, encompassing both large corporations and smaller enterprises. Many of the cust...
  • cargo-partner launches new air freight solution between USA and UK
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    07 August 2023

    cargo-partner launches new air freight solution between USA and UK

    With expertise in logistics and worldwide transport, cargo-partner has announced the introduction of a new air freight solution from Chicago in the US...
  • Woodland Group and WBS UK acquire WBS Nordic
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    07 August 2023

    Woodland Group and WBS UK acquire WBS Nordic

    Following the part-acquisition of WBS UK by Woodland Group in September 2021, it has been announced that the two companies have added WBS Nordic to th...
  • bp invests £4m in fleet optimization software provider Dynamon
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    06 August 2023

    bp invests £4m in fleet optimization software provider Dynamon

    bp ventures has made a £4 million investment in Dynamon, a UK-based software company that specializes in developing advanced data analytics and simula...
  • Metro invests as EV/Lithium battery demand focuses attention on safety
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    06 August 2023

    Metro invests as EV/Lithium battery demand focuses attention on safety

    With over 70 fires on container ships blamed on hazardous cargo, chemicals and batteries in the past five years and an onboard Li-ion fire contributin...
  • How can technology help companies adapt to continual costs rises?
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    04 August 2023

    How can technology help companies adapt to continual costs rises?

    The ongoing economic challenge is affecting all kinds of sectors and industries. In today's tough business environment, where costs are continually ri...
  • GXO reports second quarter 2023 results
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    04 August 2023

    GXO reports second quarter 2023 results

    GXO Logistics has announced results for the second quarter 2023.  Malcolm Wilson, Chief Executive Officer of GXO, said: “We’re pleased to have delivered...
  • Segen to partner with Wincanton to drive supply chain transformation
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    03 August 2023

    Segen to partner with Wincanton to drive supply chain transformation

    Wincanton has secured a five-year contract with Segen, the UK’s leading renewables distributor. The partnership will see Wincanton leading the transfo...
  • TT Club’s commitment to loss prevention further reinforced
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    03 August 2023

    TT Club’s commitment to loss prevention further reinforced

    The loss prevention function is pivotal to the mutual ethos of TT Club, which strives to guide those it insurers – and indeed the wider industry – in...
  • TIP Group delivers new HVO-powered DAFs to Vantec
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    02 August 2023

    TIP Group delivers new HVO-powered DAFs to Vantec

    TIP Group has supplied Vantec with seven new DAF XF tractor units powered by Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO), helping the Sunderland headquartered 3P...
  • Raft strengthens commercial leadership team
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    01 August 2023

    Raft strengthens commercial leadership team

    Intelligent logistics platform Raft has appointed industry veteran Kurt Corman as Regional Vice President of Sales, Americas, and Claudio Fiaoni as Re...
  • DP World Logistics welcomes five new customers at London Gateway facility in first 100 days
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    01 August 2023

    DP World Logistics welcomes five new customers at London Gateway facility in first 100 days

    DP World has welcomed five new customers at its latest facility at London Gateway in the first 100 days of operation, following surging demand for war...
  • cargo-partner introduces new air freight consolidation services between Europe and Asia
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    01 August 2023

    cargo-partner introduces new air freight consolidation services between Europe and Asia

    The international transport and info-logistics provider has once again expanded its service portfolio with a range of new air freight solutions, conso...
  • Scania UK secures large truck deal with Culina Group, WS Group and A.W. Jenkinson Group
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    28 July 2023

    Scania UK secures large truck deal with Culina Group, WS Group and A.W. Jenkinson Group

    Consortium Purchasing group has agreed a 2,500 truck order to be delivered over 12 months with Scania UK. The order will be split across the Culina Gr...
  • Croydon haulier expands fleet with £1.5 million investment
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    28 July 2023

    Croydon haulier expands fleet with £1.5 million investment

    A Croydon logistics firm is driving into a new era after investing £1.5 million in 10 new vehicles. ELB Partners, which is based on Beddington Farm Rd...
  • GXO wins New Look Click & Collect business in the UK
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    27 July 2023

    GXO wins New Look Click & Collect business in the UK

    GXO has announced that its Clicklink service has been selected by fashion retailer New Look to manage its Click & Collect network serving all mainland...
  • The Pallet Network announces new partnership with SK Distribution
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    26 July 2023

    The Pallet Network announces new partnership with SK Distribution

    The Pallet Network (TPN), part of Culina Group, has unveiled its latest partnership with SK Distribution, a prominent transport company based in the p...
  • Transport Secretary urges industry to back Generation Logistics
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    24 July 2023

    Transport Secretary urges industry to back Generation Logistics

    Transport Secretary Mark Harper has described Generation Logistics, the industry-led and Government-backed initiative tasked with increasing sector aw...
  • Super Group buys Amco for £30.3m
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    24 July 2023

    Super Group buys Amco for £30.3m

    Acquisition adds to logistics and transportation group’s offshore expansion and earnings base Super Group on Wednesday said it bought 78.82% of UK-bas...
  • Wincanton wins new IKEA contract; appoints John Pattullo to Board
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    24 July 2023

    Wincanton wins new IKEA contract; appoints John Pattullo to Board

    Wincanton has signed a five-year contract with IKEA Ireland to manage the retailer’s first Customer Distribution Centre (CDC) in the Republic of Irela...
  • OL UK and AAI Group sponsor the first imports of menstrual products from Female Dignity
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    22 July 2023

    OL UK and AAI Group sponsor the first imports of menstrual products from Female Dignity

    OL UK and AAI Group sponsor the first imports of menstrual products from Female Dignity OL UK and AAI Group have announced the arrival of the first sh...
  • GXO and Heineken sign multi-year service agreement in UK
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    22 July 2023

    GXO and Heineken sign multi-year service agreement in UK

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement with Heineken, one of the world’s largest brewing companies, to continue to oper...
  • Menzies Distribution announces strategic logistics partnership with InPost SA
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    22 July 2023

    Menzies Distribution announces strategic logistics partnership with InPost SA

    InPost and Menzies Distribution have collaborated under an exclusive logistics partnership that will see Menzies become InPost’s logistics provider in...
  • World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and NCB Hazcheck collaborate to combat illegal wildlife trade
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    19 July 2023

    World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and NCB Hazcheck collaborate to combat illegal wildlife trade

    NCB has joined forces with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) in a ground-breaking not-for-profit partnership aimed at tackling the pervasive issue of ille...
  • Seafrigo acquires Perishable Movements Limited
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    17 July 2023

    Seafrigo acquires Perishable Movements Limited

    Seafrigo has acquired the specialist UK-headquartered forwarder Perishables Movements Limited (PML); with the formal signing of the deal taking place...
  • XPO operates new multimodal route between Santander and Liverpool
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    17 July 2023

    XPO operates new multimodal route between Santander and Liverpool

    XPO has expanded its multimodal services with the opening of a new route between Santander and Liverpool. The combination of road and sea transport in...
  • Northampton logistics company takes action to accelerate growth
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    17 July 2023

    Northampton logistics company takes action to accelerate growth

    A Northampton logistics specialist is accelerating its growth following the acquisition of a local parcel and pallets company. Crisis Logistics has ac...
  • Stop Start unlocks distribution capacity with Descartes
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    17 July 2023

    Stop Start unlocks distribution capacity with Descartes

    Descartes Systems has announced that UK-based Stop Start Transport Limited, a provider of distribution, warehousing and logistics services, is underta...
  • Winvic appointed first phase contractor for £1bn West Midlands Interchange
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    17 July 2023

    Winvic appointed first phase contractor for £1bn West Midlands Interchange

    Winvic Construction Ltd has been awarded the contract to deliver the first phase of the West Midlands Interchange (WMI) project, building on their suc...
  • ParkerSteel celebrates new partnership with the Port of Dover
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    14 July 2023

    ParkerSteel celebrates new partnership with the Port of Dover

    ParkerSteel Ltd and the Port of Dover have announced their strategic partnership to advance both organisations’ growth objectives and capitalise on th...
  • Port of Tyne secures ground-breaking 10-year finance agreement to fuel green growth
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    13 July 2023

    Port of Tyne secures ground-breaking 10-year finance agreement to fuel green growth

    The Port of Tyne – which owns and operates one of the UK’s major trust ports – has secured a £100 million refinancing package with the UK Infrastructu...
  • Breeze boosts online cargo insurance offering with CNA
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    13 July 2023

    Breeze boosts online cargo insurance offering with CNA

    Digital insurance innovator Breeze has secured insurance capacity backing from US-based insurance company CNA, allowing for wider, more comprehensive...
  • Peel Ports Group receives top accolade for armed forces support
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    12 July 2023

    Peel Ports Group receives top accolade for armed forces support

    The UK’s second largest port operator has struck gold after receiving a prestigious honour from the MOD for its support of the armed forces. Peel Port...
  • Maersk deploys AI enabled robotic solution in UK warehouse
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    12 July 2023

    Maersk deploys AI enabled robotic solution in UK warehouse

    Maersk is implementing an AI-enabled robotic solution in its latest UK warehouse in East Midlands. The state-of-the-art Robotic Shuttle Put Wall Syste...
  • Raft raises $30m in Series B Funding
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    11 July 2023

    Raft raises $30m in Series B Funding

    Intelligent logistics platform Raft announced today the successful completion of its Series B funding round, raising $30 million in investment. The fu...
  • Kuehne+Nagel to support Team GB
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    08 July 2023

    Kuehne+Nagel to support Team GB

    Kuehne+Nagel has become the official freight forwarding and logistics supporter for the British Olympic Association (Team GB). The partnership, which...
  • GXO expands longstanding partnership with B&Q
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    07 July 2023

    GXO expands longstanding partnership with B&Q

    GXO Logistics has announced that it will expand its partnership with leading U.K. home improvement and garden living retailer B&Q beyond transport and...
  • Three year extensions to ship charters reinforce P&O Ferries’ commitment to North Sea routes
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    07 July 2023

    Three year extensions to ship charters reinforce P&O Ferries’ commitment to North Sea routes

    P&O Ferries has confirmed its long term commitment to its North Sea routes by extending the charter agreement with Bore Ltd on the MS Norsky and MS No...
  • Getlink simplifies border crossings between EU and UK
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    07 July 2023

    Getlink simplifies border crossings between EU and UK

    Following several months of testing with Eurotunnel's Le Shuttle Freight and "unaccompanied trailers" customers, Getlink is planning to launch Sherpas...
  • SEGRO completes £120 million land acquisition – paves way for new rail freight terminal at Radlett
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    07 July 2023

    SEGRO completes £120 million land acquisition – paves way for new rail freight terminal at Radlett

    SEGRO plc has completed the acquisition of 419 hectares of land at the location of the former Radlett Aerodrome in the Upper Colne Valley, Hertfordshi...
  • RWE, Mitsui and Port of Tilbury investigate green hydrogen to decarbonise port operations
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    07 July 2023

    RWE, Mitsui and Port of Tilbury investigate green hydrogen to decarbonise port operations

    RWE – the UK’s largest power generator and a world player in renewable generation, Mitsui – a global trading and investment company with a diversified...
  • Ambitious for Britain
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    05 July 2023

    Ambitious for Britain

    Associated British Ports (ABP) has published its Annual Review 2023. Marking the company’s key developments over the past twelve months, the Review la...
  • DHL Supply Chain introduces 8 bio-LNG trucks into Aston Martin fleet
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    05 July 2023

    DHL Supply Chain introduces 8 bio-LNG trucks into Aston Martin fleet

    DHL Supply Chain has announced the introduction of 8 bio-LNG trucks into its Aston Martin fleet, reducing carbon emissions by around 800 tonnes per ye...
  • NEOM Organics to partner with Wincanton to support rapid omni-channel growth
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    05 July 2023

    NEOM Organics to partner with Wincanton to support rapid omni-channel growth

    NEOM Organics, one of the UK’s most popular wellbeing brands, has selected Wincanton as its dedicated supply chain partner. The three-year contract bu...
  • The Pallet Network announce new partnership with Bridgetime Group
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    05 July 2023

    The Pallet Network announce new partnership with Bridgetime Group

    The Pallet Network (TPN), part of Culina Group, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Bridgetime Group based in Cwmbran, South Wales. Bridgeti...
  • DX moves for some Tuffnells sites
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    29 June 2023

    DX moves for some Tuffnells sites

    DX has announced that it has reached agreement over 15 UK sites that were previously operated by Tuffnells Parcels Express Limited ("Tuffnells"), the...
  • Wincanton secures three-year contract extension and expansion with RBSL
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    29 June 2023

    Wincanton secures three-year contract extension and expansion with RBSL

    Wincanton has signed a three-year contract extension and expansion with defence engineering company Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land (RBSL). Wincanton wil...
  • Janssen Group of Companies acquires Maltacourt Global Logistics
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    29 June 2023

    Janssen Group of Companies acquires Maltacourt Global Logistics

    Janssen Group of Companies (Janssen) has announced the acquisition of Maltacourt Global Logistics (Maltacourt), a highly respected and rapidly growing...
  • Traders urged to prepare for HMRC system switch for export declarations
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    28 June 2023

    Traders urged to prepare for HMRC system switch for export declarations

    CNS is calling on freight forwarders and customs managers to use the summer months to prepare for the imminent transition in the UK Government's custo...
  • Europa Worldwide partners with Pledge to help reduce carbon emissions
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    28 June 2023

    Europa Worldwide partners with Pledge to help reduce carbon emissions

    Europa Worldwide Group, the UK’s largest privately-owned logistics provider, has announced a partnership with Pledge, the leading greenhouse gas (GHG)...
  • Generation Logistics powers into year two with support from DfT
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    28 June 2023

    Generation Logistics powers into year two with support from DfT

    Generation Logistics, the industry-led and Government-backed initiative tasked with increasing awareness and finding the next generation of logistics...
  • GXO Expands Partnership with Abercrombie & Fitch to the UK
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    28 June 2023

    GXO Expands Partnership with Abercrombie & Fitch to the UK

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has expanded its partnership with leading global specialty apparel and accessories retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co...
  • Green route from Bilbao to UK
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    28 June 2023

    Green route from Bilbao to UK

    Two routes between Bilbao and the United Kingdom identified as green shipping corridors for the decarbonisation of shipping The report ‘Green shipping...
  • BJB Lift Trucks goes electric
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    27 June 2023

    BJB Lift Trucks goes electric

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded a deal to supply UK material handling equipment (MHE) provider BJB Lift Trucks Ltd. (BJB) with 15 medium elect...
  • Transmec set for growth at London Gateway Logistics Park
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    26 June 2023

    Transmec set for growth at London Gateway Logistics Park

    Transmec Group is extending its range of supply chain solutions after opening a state-of-the-art cross-dock warehouse at London Gateway Logistics Park...
  • Tuffnell’s brand to live on…?
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    25 June 2023

    Tuffnell’s brand to live on…?

    It would appear that the administrators appointed by Tuffnell’s have found a buyer – for at least some of the business. Shift has struck a deal with In...
  • Maritime Transport named Road Freight Company of the Year at Multimodal Awards
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    23 June 2023

    Maritime Transport named Road Freight Company of the Year at Multimodal Awards

    Maritime Transport, the UK's leading provider of integrated road and rail freight logistics, has been named Road Freight Company of the Year at the 20...
  • Multimodal 2024
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    22 June 2023

    Multimodal 2024

    Since 2008, Multimodal has created exciting networking opportunities for the logistics and freight industry. From the Multimodal Awards to our mixer e...
  • CCL Logistics & Technology increases annual revenue to £35.6m
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    20 June 2023

    CCL Logistics & Technology increases annual revenue to £35.6m

    CCL Logistics & Technology increased revenue by 21% to £35.6 million in the year to 31 December 2022 [2021: £29.5m], and is on track for further growt...
  • Deutsche Post DHL Group renames to DHL Group
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    19 June 2023

    Deutsche Post DHL Group renames to DHL Group

    Deutsche Post DHL Group has announced that it is changing the name of the company to “DHL Group” on July 1, 2023. The new name reflects the transforma...
  • XPO Logistics and Mazda work together in the UK to reduce CO2 emissions
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    19 June 2023

    XPO Logistics and Mazda work together in the UK to reduce CO2 emissions

    XPO has joined its long-term partner, Mazda UK, to work towards cutting CO2 emissions from Mazda’s parts distribution network. David Wilson Green, Cus...
  • Hybrid ferry launch marks a major milestone in sustainable transport on Dover-Calais route
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    19 June 2023

    Hybrid ferry launch marks a major milestone in sustainable transport on Dover-Calais route

    P&O Pioneer has been designed to reduce carbon emissions on the UK’s most important trade route, which carries over £144bn of goods by ferry alone. Th...
  • DFDS moves from Sheerness to Tilbury
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    19 June 2023

    DFDS moves from Sheerness to Tilbury

    DFDS has announced that it will be launching a new unaccompanied freight service from Tilbury to Calais, replacing its existing Sheerness – Calais ser...
  • Maersk UK&I and Dexory expand their DexoryView partnership
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    18 June 2023

    Maersk UK&I and Dexory expand their DexoryView partnership

    As a result of a successful deployment at its Kettering site in England, Maersk UK&I is expanding the use of Dexory technology across all its warehous...
  • Multimodal 2023 delivers
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    18 June 2023

    Multimodal 2023 delivers

    Multimodal 2023 was a huge success - with visitor numbers significantly up. Over 12,000 professionals attended over the packed three day event. Visito...
  • And the MBE goes to...
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    17 June 2023

    And the MBE goes to...

    Andrew Malcolm, CEO of the Malcolm Group, has been awarded and MBE in the King's Birthday Honours list, for services to the transport industry. The 61-y...
  • Latest Multimodal rampant success for tech leader  
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    16 June 2023

    Latest Multimodal rampant success for tech leader  

    Leading freight management software company, Forward Solutions, has announced its most successful Multimodal exhibition to-date. 2023 marked the third...
  • DHL and Mars UK open London facility
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    16 June 2023

    DHL and Mars UK open London facility

    DHL and Mars UK have announced the opening of a new state of the art warehousing facility, London Thames Gateway. The opening marks the completion of...
  • TOFCs through the tunnel
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    16 June 2023

    TOFCs through the tunnel

    An innovative new service between Cologne and Barking has started operating (from 12th June) operated by TX Logistik. The train arrived in Barking on...
  • Pledge launches open access freight emissions calculator
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    16 June 2023

    Pledge launches open access freight emissions calculator

    Pledge's Chief Executive Officer (CEO), David de Picciotto, has announced that the climate-tech company, specialising in technology for freight forwar...
  • DP World invests £12m in fully electric straddle carriers at London Gateway
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    16 June 2023

    DP World invests £12m in fully electric straddle carriers at London Gateway

    DP World is investing £12m in eight new straddle carriers to service the ground-breaking new fourth berth at its London Gateway logistics hub. The inn...
  • Forwarders should embrace technology ahead of upcoming changes to CDS and NCTS, says ASM
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    16 June 2023

    Forwarders should embrace technology ahead of upcoming changes to CDS and NCTS, says ASM

    Agency Sector Management is advising forwarders to make the switch from Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) to the new Customs Decla...
  • Digitalization imperative to accurate, timely, and compliant sustainability reporting says Raft
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    16 June 2023

    Digitalization imperative to accurate, timely, and compliant sustainability reporting says Raft

    Forwarders should take advantage of digital solutions as a matter of urgency ahead of new sustainability reporting regulations coming into effect acro...
  • XPO Logistics and Baxter Healthcare begin rail freight transport in County Mayo
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    16 June 2023

    XPO Logistics and Baxter Healthcare begin rail freight transport in County Mayo

    XPO has begun shipping products for Baxter Healthcare from the Irish Rail Freight facility at Ballina, which is 40Km (25 miles) from its Castlebar sit...
  • Transport & Logistic sector’s Personality of the Year awarded at Multimodal 2023
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    16 June 2023

    Transport & Logistic sector’s Personality of the Year awarded at Multimodal 2023

    The Transport & Logistics sector is celebrating success and has announced its Personality of the Year, with Peter Morris from Howard Tenens taking the...
  • Maersk goes electric
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    12 June 2023

    Maersk goes electric

    Maersk will deploy its first electric truck to its United Kingdom network in Q3 2023 and will be looking at add more the late 2023 and 2024. The truck...
  • EV Cargo goes electric
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    12 June 2023

    EV Cargo goes electric

    EV Cargo has acquired ten new Volvo FH with I-Save 6x2 tractor units to accelerate its carbon reduction aims. The new arrivals are the first Volvos de...
  • Multimodal 2023 opens tomorrow
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    09 June 2023

    Multimodal 2023 opens tomorrow

    Multimodal 2023 will open its doors at 10.00 tomorrow - at Hall 4 at the NEC in Birmingham. Featuring 4 conference theatres, 40 conference sessions an...
  • AI takes centre stage on Cenglobal stand at Multimodal 2023
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    09 June 2023

    AI takes centre stage on Cenglobal stand at Multimodal 2023

    The UK's leading supplier of Vehicle CCTV and Telematics is set to display an exciting array of new AI driven products that are designed to improve sa...
  • GLP to spec build 1.4 million SQ FT at Magna Park Lutterworth
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    08 June 2023

    GLP to spec build 1.4 million SQ FT at Magna Park Lutterworth

    GLP is set to speculatively develop 1.4 million SQ FT across four units in Magna Park Lutterworth (MPL), reflecting the sustained expansion and succes...
  • Freight association set to deliver key insight into forthcoming customs and frontier changes at Multimodal 2023
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    08 June 2023

    Freight association set to deliver key insight into forthcoming customs and frontier changes at Multimodal 2023

    The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is set to deliver key insight into forthcoming customs and frontier changes at the forthcoming Mu...
  • UK transportation and warehousing emissions down 9%
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    08 June 2023

    UK transportation and warehousing emissions down 9%

    According to an Office for National Statistics (ONS) report, the UK transportation and warehouse sector’s greenhouse gas emissions fell by 9% in 2021...
  • Are you ready for the new EU import checks?
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    07 June 2023

    Are you ready for the new EU import checks?

    As proposals for new UK border checks have now been announced, logistics and worldwide transport specialist cargo-partner is reminding importers to ge...
  • Emma Systems celebrates milestone achievement
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    07 June 2023

    Emma Systems celebrates milestone achievement

    Emma E-Doc stores customs declarations from 350 UK customs brokers Emma Systems has announced a milestone for their digital customs archive and compli...
  • Fancy going to watch The Ashes?
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    07 June 2023

    Fancy going to watch The Ashes?

    Visitors to Multimodal will have the chance to win a pair of VIP tickets to watch England host Australia in the first Ashes test match on Sunday 18th...
  • Ellerman’s Poland to UK Express Service launches in Tilbury
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    06 June 2023

    Ellerman’s Poland to UK Express Service launches in Tilbury

    Ellerman City Liners has launched a new weekly shipping service that connects The Port of Tilbury with Poland. The new ‘Poland to UK Express service’,...
  • Humber Ports Logistics’ ambitious Net Zero targets see UK first demo of Volvo FM E-Truck
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    06 June 2023

    Humber Ports Logistics’ ambitious Net Zero targets see UK first demo of Volvo FM E-Truck

    Having taken delivery of one of the first Volvo 4x2 FM Electric / 540kwh trucks to arrive in the UK as part of a two-week trial last month, Humber Por...
  • TOPS validated for use with DVSA’s Earned Recognition Scheme
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    06 June 2023

    TOPS validated for use with DVSA’s Earned Recognition Scheme

    Delighted to be confirmed as an approved Earned Recognition IT supplier by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency, Fargo Systems’ project director, J...
  • Record-breaking 1 million tonnes of cargo handled through ABP’s Port of Ipswich
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    06 June 2023

    Record-breaking 1 million tonnes of cargo handled through ABP’s Port of Ipswich

    Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced that as of the end of May 2023, it handled over 1 million tonnes of exports and imports since the start o...
  • Reactec to showcase new proximity warning capability at Multimodal 2023
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    06 June 2023

    Reactec to showcase new proximity warning capability at Multimodal 2023

    Technology designed to create safer and more predictable workplaces shouldn’t get in the way of getting the job done. Instead, technology should also...
  • DP World’s innovative rail incentive to drive decarbonisation of UK supply chains
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    06 June 2023

    DP World’s innovative rail incentive to drive decarbonisation of UK supply chains

    DP World is taking the innovative step of directly incentivising customers to move their imported goods off the road and onto rail in a major new init...
  • Port of Tyne secures £50m financing and also secure new contract
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    06 June 2023

    Port of Tyne secures £50m financing and also secure new contract

    The UK Infrastructure Bank is to help boost local and regional growth across the North East by committing up to £50 million to the Port of Tyne’s rege...
  • Port of Felixstowe gets 100 autonomous trucks and 6 RTGs
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    05 June 2023

    Port of Felixstowe gets 100 autonomous trucks and 6 RTGs

    Port of Felixstowe, part of the Hutchison Ports’ network, and Shanghai Westwell Technology Co. Ltd (Westwell) have signed an agreement for an addition...
  • Danish start up develops the future of warehousing and transport with new investment in cutting-edge AI technology
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    01 June 2023

    Danish start up develops the future of warehousing and transport with new investment in cutting-edge AI technology

    A double-digit million-dollar investment has been made in Sentispec, a company whose AI-based logistics solutions serve customers in six countries. Th...
  • British International Freight Association has key role at Multimodal 2023
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    01 June 2023

    British International Freight Association has key role at Multimodal 2023

    The British International Freight Association (BIFA) will be centre stage at the forthcoming Multimodal Exhibition and Conference. For the third year...
  • Messina to cut UK CO2 emissions by 150,000 tonnes a year
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    01 June 2023

    Messina to cut UK CO2 emissions by 150,000 tonnes a year

    A major business based at Port One Logistics Park in Great Blakenham, Suffolk, is set to reduce the nation’s carbon emissions by 150,000 tonnes per an...
  • Logistics UK to release its Logistics Report 2023 at Multimodal 
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    01 June 2023

    Logistics UK to release its Logistics Report 2023 at Multimodal 

    Logistics UK – the business group that represents all parts of the logistics industry – will release its annual Logistics Report at Multimodal on 13 J...
  • IAG Cargo launches new cargo handling facility
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    01 June 2023

    IAG Cargo launches new cargo handling facility

    IAG Cargo has celebrated the official opening of its new cargo handling facility, New Premia at London Heathrow. New Premia will serve as IAG Cargo’s...
  • National Cargo Bureau and Exis Technologies unify as NCB
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    30 May 2023

    National Cargo Bureau and Exis Technologies unify as NCB

    In a significant move to strengthen their commitment to safety and compliance in cargo transportation, National Cargo Bureau (NCB) and Exis Technologi...
  • Irish Freight Solutions expands into the East Midlands
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    30 May 2023

    Irish Freight Solutions expands into the East Midlands

    Irish Freight Solutions has reached a major milestone in its growing and successful freight brokerage operations. IFS is opening a new Nottinghamshire...
  • Hutchison Ports to achieve Net-Zero in UK by 2035
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    30 May 2023

    Hutchison Ports to achieve Net-Zero in UK by 2035

    Hutchison Ports has set a target of 2035 for its three UK ports to achieve Net-Zero for Scope 1 and Scope 2 emissions. The leading global ports group,...
  • UK freight association elects new national chair and vice-chair
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    30 May 2023

    UK freight association elects new national chair and vice-chair

    Charles Hogg has succeeded Rachel Morley as the elected national chair of BIFA – the British International Freight Association – for a two-year period...
  • Peel Ports builds brand new £28m warehouse facility at Port of Liverpool
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    30 May 2023

    Peel Ports builds brand new £28m warehouse facility at Port of Liverpool

    Peel Ports Group is investing £28 million on a new facility at the Port of Liverpool in its biggest single investment in warehousing this year. Constr...
  • Thyme-IT debuts at Multimodal 2023
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    25 May 2023

    Thyme-IT debuts at Multimodal 2023

    Leading customs and excise software solutions provider Thyme-IT will be exhibiting at Multimodal 2023 - the UK’s largest and most prestigious event fo...
  • TruTac introduce sustainable solutions for EV fleets
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    25 May 2023

    TruTac introduce sustainable solutions for EV fleets

    TruTac, part of the Microlise Group, are rising to the challenges being met by fast-evolving EV fleets in the commercial transport and PSV sectors. Ma...
  • Unblocking the Road to Sustainable Freight
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    24 May 2023

    Unblocking the Road to Sustainable Freight

    There’s a strong business case for prioritising sustainability that goes well beyond societal and environmental benefits. Logistics and transport busi...
  • GXO signs multi-year agreement with Kellogg
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    23 May 2023

    GXO signs multi-year agreement with Kellogg

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has signed an agreement to extend and expand its partnership with Kellogg, the world’s leading producer of cereal...
  • project44 names in Magic Quadrant
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    23 May 2023

    project44 names in Magic Quadrant

    project44 announced that Gartner named the company a Leader in its 2023 Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms (RTTVP) for t...
  • Kinaxia signs five-year contract with ArrowXL
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    23 May 2023

    Kinaxia signs five-year contract with ArrowXL

    Kinaxia Logistics has agreed a five-year contract to provide all domestic linehaul and trunking services for two-person home delivery specialist Arrow...
  • Albacore cloud environment
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    22 May 2023

    Albacore cloud environment

    Charlie Frost, a Senior Systems Engineer at Albacore, outlines the history and the future of collaboration using their all-inclusive Albacore Cloud En...
  • Wincanton FY results
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    22 May 2023

    Wincanton FY results

    Wincanton has published its Full Year Results for the financial year ended 31 March 2023. The Group reports a year of profitable growth and strategic...
  • New PTV logistics portfolio at Multimodal 2023
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    21 May 2023

    New PTV logistics portfolio at Multimodal 2023

    PTV Group will present its expanded logistics portfolio for the first time at Multimodal from 13th – 15th June 2023. Through new corporate mergers, th...
  • IAG Cargo boosts Latin America and Caribbean capacity
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    19 May 2023

    IAG Cargo boosts Latin America and Caribbean capacity

    IAG Cargo, the cargo division of International Airlines Group (IAG), has announced additional capacity for the summer season between Latin America, th...
  • Dachser announces coordinated solution to automotive component supply challenge
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    18 May 2023

    Dachser announces coordinated solution to automotive component supply challenge

    Dachser Air & Sea Logistics (ASL) teams in the UK and Germany collaborate to provide a major automotive supplier in China with a bespoke LCL (Less tha...
  • Sustainability commitment sees Campeys seal largest contract win
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    17 May 2023

    Sustainability commitment sees Campeys seal largest contract win

    Family transport firm Campeys of Selby has won its biggest contract to date thanks to its focus on pioneering sustainable distribution initiatives and...
  • Sainsbury’s deal worth almost $1bn to GXO
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    17 May 2023

    Sainsbury’s deal worth almost $1bn to GXO

    GXO Logistics has revealed that the deal it secured with Sainsbury’s in April to run warehouses for fresh and frozen goods is the largest annual reven...
  • Archbold Logistics boosts efficiency with new IVECOs
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    17 May 2023

    Archbold Logistics boosts efficiency with new IVECOs

    Archbold Logistics has been delivering freight for over 100 years with its expertise now spanning the globe. The company knows the importance of havin...
  • SEGRO shuffles the deck
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    17 May 2023

    SEGRO shuffles the deck

    Following the announcement on 22 September 2022 regarding the retirement of its Chief Operating Officer Andy Gulliford, SEGRO has confirmed that Andy...
  • Utopia Music commits to physical with 25,000m2 new warehouse
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    16 May 2023

    Utopia Music commits to physical with 25,000m2 new warehouse

    To meet growing demand for physical music and video across the UK, Utopia Music has entered into a long-term contract to provide warehousing and logis...
  • Forth Ports commits its operations to be carbon neutral by 2032 and Net Zero by 2042
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    16 May 2023

    Forth Ports commits its operations to be carbon neutral by 2032 and Net Zero by 2042

    The UK’s third largest ports group, Forth Ports, has outlined its commitment and the actions it is taking to achieve a Net Zero carbon operation by 20...
  • Real-time container tracking via myKN by Kuehne+Nagel
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    16 May 2023

    Real-time container tracking via myKN by Kuehne+Nagel

    Congestion and capacity constraints have made container visibility in recent times an absolute necessity for supply chain management. The new Containe...
  • Port One Logistics Park launches at Multimodal!
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    15 May 2023

    Port One Logistics Park launches at Multimodal!

    The UK’s newest and largest built-to-suit logistics park is unveiling at this year’s Multimodal Exhibition. With an optimal location at Junction 52 on...
  • Krone present the ultimate in container carrier flexibility at Multimodal 2023
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    15 May 2023

    Krone present the ultimate in container carrier flexibility at Multimodal 2023

    Krone is showing their ‘all-rounder’ Box Liner container carrier at this year’s Multimodal show which, say the company, guarantees greater versatility...
  • Waterline invests in Descartes' last mile delivery solution
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    15 May 2023

    Waterline invests in Descartes' last mile delivery solution

    Descartes Systems has announced that Waterline, the UK’s largest supplier to the independent kitchen specialist sector, is supporting business growth...
  • Cardinal becomes employee-owned
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    15 May 2023

    Cardinal becomes employee-owned

    Cardinal has become employee-owned – making the company the biggest employee-owned company of its kind in the world. Launched in Eccles in 1998 with a...
  • cargo-partner becomes part of Nippon Express Group
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    12 May 2023

    cargo-partner becomes part of Nippon Express Group

    As cargo-partner is celebrating its 40th anniversary, company owner and founder Stefan Krauter has decided to sell the Austrian global logistics playe...
  • Container logistics specialist expands trailer fleet with Krone
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    11 May 2023

    Container logistics specialist expands trailer fleet with Krone

    A container logistics specialist is expanding its trailer fleet after winning new business. Based in West Thurrock, MBBA Logistics transports goods to...
  • GEODIS opens a new site for eLogistics in the UK
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    11 May 2023

    GEODIS opens a new site for eLogistics in the UK

    GEODIS has announced the opening of a new eLogistics platform in the UK. GEODIS eLogistics, which was launched in 2020, supports e-retailers in outsou...
  • Wincanton and Tata Chemicals Europe sign 10-year warehousing and logistics partnership
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    11 May 2023

    Wincanton and Tata Chemicals Europe sign 10-year warehousing and logistics partnership

    Wincanton and Tata Chemicals Europe (“TCE”) have signed a 10-year warehousing and logistics contract. The long-term partnership confirms Wincanton’s in...
  • Migrate your business to a hosted server from Albacore!
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    11 May 2023

    Migrate your business to a hosted server from Albacore!

    Customers seeking greater stability from their declaration and forwarding software from any Internet connected device are choosing Albacore’s hosted s...
  • Two new Stena Line ships to boost Heysham-Belfast freight capacity by 80%
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    11 May 2023

    Two new Stena Line ships to boost Heysham-Belfast freight capacity by 80%

    Stena Line, the Irish Sea’s leading ferry company has announced that it is constructing two new bespoke freight ferries for its expanding Heysham-Belf...
  • Accelerating EV Uptake for logistics operators
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    11 May 2023

    Accelerating EV Uptake for logistics operators

    Europa Road will trial its first Electric Vehicle (EV) on its domestic distribution fleet, marking the next step in the company’s decarbonisation jour...
  • Longer semi-trailers to provide much needed environmental boost, says Logistics UK
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    11 May 2023

    Longer semi-trailers to provide much needed environmental boost, says Logistics UK

    Logistics UK has welcomed the permanent fixture of Longer Semi-Trailers (LSTs), as announced by government, hailing it as an opportunity to reduce roa...
  • CMA CGM commits to Bolloré Logistics $5.5 billion purchase
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    10 May 2023

    CMA CGM commits to Bolloré Logistics $5.5 billion purchase

    Bolloré receives a put option from CMA CGM to acquire 100% of Bolloré Logistics On 08 May 2023, the Bolloré Group received from the CMA CGM Group a pu...
  • New photovoltaic panels at London Gateway take DP World closer to net zero goal in the UK
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    10 May 2023

    New photovoltaic panels at London Gateway take DP World closer to net zero goal in the UK

    DP World has taken another step towards its ambition of becoming the most sustainable logistics business in the UK after the successful trial of new s...
  • GEODIS scores another win with ARKEMA’s customs brokerage contract in Europe
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    10 May 2023

    GEODIS scores another win with ARKEMA’s customs brokerage contract in Europe

    A leader in Specialty Materials, ARKEMA has extended its partnership with GEODIS, signing a Standalone Customs Brokerage contract to provide both impo...
  • Wincanton to operate IKEA UK’s new multi-million-pound distribution centre
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    10 May 2023

    Wincanton to operate IKEA UK’s new multi-million-pound distribution centre

    IKEA UK has opened a 452,000 sq ft distribution centre in Dartford, Kent, operated by Wincanton. The new facility will enable faster, more sustainable...
  • DP World at Multimodal 2023
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    06 May 2023

    DP World at Multimodal 2023

    DP World is, again, having a sizeable presence at this year's Multimodal show. As well as fielding expert speakers to the Conference, DP World will al...
  • Project44 and Nexxiot join forces to digitize supply chain execution
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    05 May 2023

    Project44 and Nexxiot join forces to digitize supply chain execution

    project44 and Nexxiot have announced a partnership that unlocks new areas of value for joint customers to deliver real-time network insights and IoT-c...
  • Glencar wins significant fit-out project from Maersk
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    04 May 2023

    Glencar wins significant fit-out project from Maersk

    Glencar has announced that it has been appointed by Maersk, the Danish shipping and logistics company to undertake comprehensive fit-out works at Mamm...
  • DP World signs up at SEGRO Park Coventry
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    04 May 2023

    DP World signs up at SEGRO Park Coventry

    SEGRO has secured a pre-let with DP World Logistics, at SEGRO Park Coventry, its 200-acre development site in Warwick District. SEGRO has undertaken co...
  • Hertfordshire logistics firm celebrates 20 years in business
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    04 May 2023

    Hertfordshire logistics firm celebrates 20 years in business

    Letchworth Garden City-based Aztek Logistics was founded in 2003 following a long-awaited dream for managing director, Stuart Charter, who was working...
  • New air freight connection from China to Bournemouth
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    03 May 2023

    New air freight connection from China to Bournemouth

    Bournemouth Airport’s Cargo First air freight business is celebrating the start of a new regular service between China and Bournemouth as part of a st...
  • Cen Group to unveil new innovative solution at Multimodal 2023
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    03 May 2023

    Cen Group to unveil new innovative solution at Multimodal 2023

    Cen Group, will be exhibiting at Multimodal’s flagship event Multimodal 2023 on stand 8012, where they will be launching CenTrack, a mobile CCTV based...
  • Multimodal registrations flying high
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    30 April 2023

    Multimodal registrations flying high

    Multimodal 2023 looks well set to be another record-breaking event. Not only has the show increased in size by over 25% y-o-y - but visitor registrati...
  • Unipart announces 2022 financial results
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    30 April 2023

    Unipart announces 2022 financial results

    Unipart Group has announced its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2022 Revenue increased by 11.6% Profit increased by 27.1% Strong net...
  • Pre-Brexit service level guaranteed through new offer
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    28 April 2023

    Pre-Brexit service level guaranteed through new offer

    Europa Worldwide Group is demonstrating ultimate confidence in its Delivered Duty Paid (DDP) product with the introduction of a new service offer beli...
  • Stay secure with Albacore
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    27 April 2023

    Stay secure with Albacore

    Small businesses have become a prime target for cybercriminals due to them often lacking robust security measures and management capabilities. Despite...
  • Wincanton announces multimillion-pound investment in electric vehicles for IKEA
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    27 April 2023

    Wincanton announces multimillion-pound investment in electric vehicles for IKEA

    Wincanton has announced that it has made a multimillion-pound investment in electric vehicle technology to provide home delivery services for IKEA. Th...
  • Seafish UK to hold meeting at Multimodal 2023
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    27 April 2023

    Seafish UK to hold meeting at Multimodal 2023

    Seafish is a public body supporting the UK seafood sector to thrive. They will be staging their Exporters Forum at Multimodal 2023 - an important meet...
  • Howard Tenens Logistics evaluates Biomethane powered 44-tonne trucks as part of net zero strategy
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    26 April 2023

    Howard Tenens Logistics evaluates Biomethane powered 44-tonne trucks as part of net zero strategy

    Howard Tenens Logistics’ goal is to achieve net zero by 2045 and is committed to reducing its carbon footprint as quickly as possible. The company has...
  • Phase 1 completes on multi-million-pound rail investment at Port of Southampton
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    26 April 2023

    Phase 1 completes on multi-million-pound rail investment at Port of Southampton

    A £17.5 million project to enhance the Port of Southampton’s container offering for deep sea shipping lines has completed its first phase of construct...
  • Blackstone acquires 7m sq ft of logistics assets
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    26 April 2023

    Blackstone acquires 7m sq ft of logistics assets

    It is understood that Blackstone has acquired Harbert Management Corporation’s holdings at Heywood Distribution Park and Trafford Park. It has not bee...
  • Reactec’s proximity warning system – enabling agility and increasing team efficiency
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    25 April 2023

    Reactec’s proximity warning system – enabling agility and increasing team efficiency

    Reactec, who will be exhibiting at this year’s Multimodal in June, is excited to announce the release of an expanded feature set for their proximity w...
  • PD Ports announces changes to executive leadership team
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    25 April 2023

    PD Ports announces changes to executive leadership team

    PD Ports has welcomed two new additions to its Executive Leadership team as it continues to elevate its position as the UK’s premier seaport and logis...
  • DHL Supply Chain introduces Volvo heavy duty electric tractor units
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    25 April 2023

    DHL Supply Chain introduces Volvo heavy duty electric tractor units

    DHL Supply Chain has announced the introduction of the UK’s first fully electric Volvo heavy duty tractor units. The four Volvo FM electric trucks are...
  • Maritime Transport and Heineken UK extend partnership with new three-year contract
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    24 April 2023

    Maritime Transport and Heineken UK extend partnership with new three-year contract

    Maritime Transport has announced that it has extended its distribution contract with Heineken UK (HUK), the nation’s leading pub, cider, and beer comp...
  • DSV enables customers to reduce emissions with solutions across transport modes
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    24 April 2023

    DSV enables customers to reduce emissions with solutions across transport modes

    Transport is still heavily dependent on fossil fuels and accounts for a substantial and growing portion of global CO2 emissions. A switch from fossil...
  • Europa Road boosts efficiency with new technology
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    21 April 2023

    Europa Road boosts efficiency with new technology

    Europa Road, the road freight division of Europa Worldwide Group, has announced its adoption of Microlise — the cutting-edge telematics and fleet mana...
  • C4T raises €4m to drive growth and digitisation of European customs declarations
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    19 April 2023

    C4T raises €4m to drive growth and digitisation of European customs declarations

    Customs4trade NV (C4T) has raised €4 million in new capital to support product investment and execute its growth plans in the UK and Europe. C4T, know...
  • Wincanton wins expanded mandate for entire Halfords transport network
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    19 April 2023

    Wincanton wins expanded mandate for entire Halfords transport network

    Wincanton has announced it has been awarded a new five-year contract with Halfords, the UK's leading provider of motoring and cycling products and ser...
  • Bolloré Logistics and CMA CGM Group enter exclusive negotiations
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    18 April 2023

    Bolloré Logistics and CMA CGM Group enter exclusive negotiations

    The Bolloré Group confirms that it has received a spontaneous offer from the CMA CGM Group for the acquisition of its transportation and logistics act...
  • syncreon signs up to Symmetry Park Bicester
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    18 April 2023

    syncreon signs up to Symmetry Park Bicester

    Tritax Symmetry has completed the first phase of Symmetry Park, Bicester to syncreon, A DP World Company. It has leased the last remaining speculative...
  • XPO collaborates with Christy to create an end-to-end omnichannel supply chain solution
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    18 April 2023

    XPO collaborates with Christy to create an end-to-end omnichannel supply chain solution

    XPO has launched a first-time partnership with Christy England, a retail brand synonymous with luxury bed and bath linens since 1850. Manchester-based...
  • London Gateway Logistics Park welcomes second major tenant since becoming a Freeport
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    17 April 2023

    London Gateway Logistics Park welcomes second major tenant since becoming a Freeport

    OASIS Group has become the second business to move to DP World’s port-centric logistics park at London Gateway since it became a freeport, as the nine...
  • Woodland Group commits to Net Zero by 2050
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    15 April 2023

    Woodland Group commits to Net Zero by 2050

    To achieve this, Woodland has set a goal of a 90% reduction in emissions by 2050 compared to its 2021 baseline year. Woodland has already taken its fi...
  • GB Railfreight agrees contract with Stadler
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    14 April 2023

    GB Railfreight agrees contract with Stadler

    GB Railfreight (GBRf) and Stadler have signed an agreement that will see Stadler Rail Services be responsible for all aspects of service and maintenan...
  • International freight forwarding company becomes largest customer to use pioneering software
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    14 April 2023

    International freight forwarding company becomes largest customer to use pioneering software

    International freight forwarding company, Uniexpress has become the largest customer of an innovative technology platform that has been designed to he...
  • HMM has cut carbon emissions by half in last decade
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    13 April 2023

    HMM has cut carbon emissions by half in last decade

    HMM has accelerated its efforts to become an eco-friendly shipping company, reducing carbon emissions to less than half of 2010 levels. According to HM...
  • Triton International to be acquired by Brookfield Infrastructure in a $13.3 Billion take-private transaction
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    13 April 2023

    Triton International to be acquired by Brookfield Infrastructure in a $13.3 Billion take-private transaction

    Triton International and Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, through its subsidiary Brookfield Infrastructure Corporation have jointly announced a def...
  • Blackstone announces $30.4bn final close for largest real estate drawdown fund ever
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    12 April 2023

    Blackstone announces $30.4bn final close for largest real estate drawdown fund ever

    Blackstone has announced the final close of its latest global real estate fund, Blackstone Real Estate Partners X (“BREP X”). BREP X has $30.4 billion...
  • New DP World film launched in the UK tells story of end-to-end logistics ambition
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    12 April 2023

    New DP World film launched in the UK tells story of end-to-end logistics ambition

    DP World has released a new film telling the story of how it is extending its reach into the UK supply chain. The 95-second film (click here) which wa...
  • Sainsbury’s rings the changes
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    12 April 2023

    Sainsbury’s rings the changes

    Sainsbury's has launched a major restructuring and consolidation of its logistics operations which will affect around 7,000 staff, the retailer has an...
  • Anglepoise® expands partnership with Delamode
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    12 April 2023

    Anglepoise® expands partnership with Delamode

    Renowned British brand Anglepoise® is extending its partnership with Delamode, who will now manage 100% of warehousing and logistics for the UK and Co...
  • XPO appoints Emmanuel Arnaud as Operations Director for Europe
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    12 April 2023

    XPO appoints Emmanuel Arnaud as Operations Director for Europe

    XPO has announced the appointment of Emmanuel Arnaud as operations director – Europe, effective immediately. He reports to Luis Gomez, XPO’s President...
  • PD Ports develops partnership with Ellerman City Liners
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    11 April 2023

    PD Ports develops partnership with Ellerman City Liners

    PD Ports has announced that it has expanded its partnership with Ellerman City Liners to include a new weekly service from Gdynia, Poland, in to Teesp...
  • Irish Ferries introduces new Cruise Ferry
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    11 April 2023

    Irish Ferries introduces new Cruise Ferry

    Irish Ferries has announced the addition of a new cruise ferry to its fleet. The ship, originally called the STAR, was built in 2007 in Finland (at th...
  • Xpediator accepts takeover offer
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    11 April 2023

    Xpediator accepts takeover offer

    The boards of Bidco and Xpediator are pleased to announce that they have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended cash offer by Bidco, a newly-...
  • Ocean Network Express launches its ONE Eco Calculator as a milestone towards net zero
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    10 April 2023

    Ocean Network Express launches its ONE Eco Calculator as a milestone towards net zero

    Ocean Network Express (ONE) has announced the launch of the ONE Eco Calculator, which calculates carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from ONE’s operating v...
  • Eventor acquires leading event logistics specialist Stardes
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    06 April 2023

    Eventor acquires leading event logistics specialist Stardes

    Eventor has significantly strengthened its position in the event logistics sector with this acquisition, which will further enhance Eventor's capabili...
  • Wincanton unveils new, centralised operational hub in Scotland
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    06 April 2023

    Wincanton unveils new, centralised operational hub in Scotland

    Wincanton has commenced operations at Scotland Gateway, its new shared user supply chain hub. The site, which centralises Wincanton’s operations acros...
  • Drac takes another warehouse
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    05 April 2023

    Drac takes another warehouse

    Drac Group has announced that it has taken possession of a brand new 40,000sqft Warehouse facility in Rochdale. The warehouse is ideally located off ju...
  • Blackstone lands £700m UK warehouse developer
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    05 April 2023

    Blackstone lands £700m UK warehouse developer

    Industrials Reit has announced that it has reached an agreement with Blackstone to acquire its business. Blackstone has agreed to purchase Industrials...
  • Maersk further expands its network of warehouses across the UK
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    04 April 2023

    Maersk further expands its network of warehouses across the UK

    In addition to warehouses in Doncaster, in Tamworth and in Kettering, Maersk has signed a lease for a 685,000 sq ft (approx. 63,000 sqm) facility at S...
  • PSA Cargo Solutions and BDP International combine
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    04 April 2023

    PSA Cargo Solutions and BDP International combine

    PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) and BDP International, Inc. (BDP) have jointly announced that PSA Cargo Solutions (Cargo Solutions), a business unit o...
  • Young Forwarder Network hits century
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    04 April 2023

    Young Forwarder Network hits century

    The British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Young Forwarder Network (YFN) has reached a century of events. A tour of the DP World Southampt...
  • Air France-KLM and CMA CGM officially launch their long-term strategic air cargo partnership
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    03 April 2023

    Air France-KLM and CMA CGM officially launch their long-term strategic air cargo partnership

    Air France-KLM and the CMA CGM Group have announced the effective launch of the long-term strategic air cargo partnership they made public in May 2022...
  • New partnership boosts German growth
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    03 April 2023

    New partnership boosts German growth

    Europa Road is strengthening its German services, announcing a new partnership with leading operator Noerpel. The new partnership with Noerpel support...
  • Pall-Ex Group partners with The Algorithm People
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    03 April 2023

    Pall-Ex Group partners with The Algorithm People

    The world of logistics might not seem an obvious fit for AI, but Leicestershire based Pall-Ex is embracing this powerful technology to help deliver a...
  • GXO launches GXO Direct in the UK
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    03 April 2023

    GXO launches GXO Direct in the UK

    GXO Logistics has announced the expansion of GXO Direct, its shared warehousing solution that offers immediate access to high-quality space, technolog...
  • Irish Rail – First new multimodal freight yard in five decades
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    31 March 2023

    Irish Rail – First new multimodal freight yard in five decades

    Castlebar, County Mayo is to be the site for the first new Iarnród Éireann / Irish Rail multimodal freight yard in almost five decades. The announceme...
  • Shipment of 827-tonne wash tower to Gdansk.
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    31 March 2023

    Shipment of 827-tonne wash tower to Gdansk.

    The AsstrA IPL team has just completed the movement of an 827 tonne wash tower from Bilbao to Gdansk. The AsstrA team received the cargo under vessel...
  • MSC introduces new Dakar-Europe service
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    30 March 2023

    MSC introduces new Dakar-Europe service

    Reliable and fast are two essential ingredients when transporting reefer commodities, something that comes as standard with MSC’s new direct service,...
  • DHL Global Forwarding wins new 5-year contract with His Majesty’s Passport Office
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    30 March 2023

    DHL Global Forwarding wins new 5-year contract with His Majesty’s Passport Office

    DHL Global Forwarding (UK) Limited has been awarded a new International Secure Delivery contract with His Majesty’s Passport Office (HM Passport Offic...
  • SSO Logistics uses ProSKU WMS to open Liverpool Freeport’s first customs site
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    30 March 2023

    SSO Logistics uses ProSKU WMS to open Liverpool Freeport’s first customs site

    Implementing the ProSKU WMS helped SSO Logistics to become the first customs site operator at the new Liverpool City Region Freeport. Using the cloud-...
  • DP World sets new Southampton record for handling containers on ship
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    30 March 2023

    DP World sets new Southampton record for handling containers on ship

    DP World’s team at Southampton has broken its all-time move count record after handling more than 9,000 containers on a ship which visited the logisti...
  • Maritime Transport announces key changes to senior management team 
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    30 March 2023

    Maritime Transport announces key changes to senior management team 

    Maritime Transport has strengthened its senior management team with a series of internal promotions and organisational changes, positioning the compan...
  • A.P. Moller Capital to acquire leading frozen logistics operator Vector Logistics
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    30 March 2023

    A.P. Moller Capital to acquire leading frozen logistics operator Vector Logistics

    A.P. Moller Capital and RCL Foods have announced that they have entered into a binding agreement for the purchase of Vector Logistics by A.P. Moller C...
  • Albacore – Freight industry specialists
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    29 March 2023

    Albacore – Freight industry specialists

    Albacore was formed in 1992 by two freight industry employees with the aim of providing IT services to freight industry customers. More than 95% of ou...
  • ABP strengthens senior strategic leadership team
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    29 March 2023

    ABP strengthens senior strategic leadership team

    Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced changes in senior roles to strengthen the strategic outlook and engagement of the business and to further...
  • Shippers brace for market bounce
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    29 March 2023

    Shippers brace for market bounce

    Containerised cargo volumes moved in the deep-sea container shipping market fell a further 2.5% during the final quarter of 2022, marking the traditio...
  • Wincanton appointed New Look’s supply chain partner
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    28 March 2023

    Wincanton appointed New Look’s supply chain partner

    Wincanton has been selected to manage all national transport operations for New Look, one of the UK’s leading value-fashion omnichannel retailers. The...
  • Topps Tiles renews contract with Pall-Ex
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    27 March 2023

    Topps Tiles renews contract with Pall-Ex

    Following a successful three-year partnership, Pall-Ex has today announced that one of Britain’s leading tiles specialists, Topps Tiles, has renewed i...
  • Great Bear wins Weetabix transport contract
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    27 March 2023

    Great Bear wins Weetabix transport contract

    Great Bear, part of Culina Group, has been awarded the Weetabix transport contract. The two-year contract commenced in January 2023, and the Great Bea...
  • Wincanton and Waitrose extend partnership with new five-year contract
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    24 March 2023

    Wincanton and Waitrose extend partnership with new five-year contract

    Wincanton has announced the extension of its relationship with Waitrose & Partners, building on 25 years of collaboration between the two companies.&n...
  • Rhenus expands UK perishables logistics offering
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    24 March 2023

    Rhenus expands UK perishables logistics offering

    Leading logistics service provider Rhenus Air & Ocean has announced its expansion into perishable goods transportation by launching a dedicated Rhenus...
  • Welsh Freeport news
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    23 March 2023

    Welsh Freeport news

    The Celtic Freeport  has been shortlisted by the UK and Welsh Governments for Freeport status. The Celtic Freeport will deliver an accelerated pathway...
  • Zeus joins forces with Smart Freight Centre to improve the standardised calculation methods for global emissions
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    23 March 2023

    Zeus joins forces with Smart Freight Centre to improve the standardised calculation methods for global emissions

    Logtech start-up Zeus has become the latest member of the Smart Freight Centre (SFC) community, an international non-profit organisation focused on re...
  • A springboard to decarbonize cross-channel transport
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    22 March 2023

    A springboard to decarbonize cross-channel transport

    Building on the recent policy statement from French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, climate-neutral cross-Channel tr...
  • Janssen Group of Companies acquires Norman Global Logistics
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    22 March 2023

    Janssen Group of Companies acquires Norman Global Logistics

    Janssen Group of Companies, headquartered in the Netherlands, has announced the acquisition of Norman Global Logistics, an air and ocean freight forwa...
  • Thames Freeport given green light by UK Government
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    21 March 2023

    Thames Freeport given green light by UK Government

    The Thames Freeport has been given the go ahead to formally constitute its board and start operating fully, following the approval of the final busine...
  • TX Logistik, duisport and Samskip establish joint operating company
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    20 March 2023

    TX Logistik, duisport and Samskip establish joint operating company

    Samskip, duisport and TX Logistik AG will jointly operate the CT terminal at logport III in Duisburg-Hohenbudberg in the future. For this purpose, the...
  • Peel Ports acquires HES Humber Bulk Terminal
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    20 March 2023

    Peel Ports acquires HES Humber Bulk Terminal

    Peel Ports Group, one of the UK’s largest port operators, announces today that it has completed the acquisition of HES Humber Bulk Terminal for an und...
  • A.P. Moller - Maersk launches Europe-China air freight service
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    20 March 2023

    A.P. Moller - Maersk launches Europe-China air freight service

    A.P. Moller – Maersk has announced the inaugural flight of the logistics company´s new air freight service with scheduled flights between Billund, Den...
  • Gaston Schul expands customs services to Ireland
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    17 March 2023

    Gaston Schul expands customs services to Ireland

    Gaston Schul has announced that they will be expanding their customs clearance & consultancy services to include Ireland. Starting 17th March, their U...
  • Beacon, Stadler & GB Railfreight sign agreement for the supply of 30 class 99 bi-mode locomotives
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    16 March 2023

    Beacon, Stadler & GB Railfreight sign agreement for the supply of 30 class 99 bi-mode locomotives

    Beacon has announced the signing of a landmark contract with Stadler for the provision of 30 bi-mode locomotives for the UK to be operated by GB Railf...
  • CLdN to start new Teesport service from Zeebrugge / Rotterdam and significantly expand capacity to Purfleet
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    14 March 2023

    CLdN to start new Teesport service from Zeebrugge / Rotterdam and significantly expand capacity to Purfleet

    CLdN, the logistics specialist for sea, rail and road, announced today that it will start new services from the European mainland to Teesport in the N...
  • It’s “full steam ahead” for Culina Group in Ireland
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    13 March 2023

    It’s “full steam ahead” for Culina Group in Ireland

    With a new multi-million-pound contract coming on-board, combined with new investment in fleet and infrastructure, its “full steam ahead” for Culina G...
  • C-level promotions at TT Club reflect planned progression for senior executives
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    13 March 2023

    C-level promotions at TT Club reflect planned progression for senior executives

    International freight and logistics insurer TT Club has announced two new appointments to senior positions as part of its planned succession programme...
  • Eurotunnel launches FIRST, the new premium offer for its freight customers
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    13 March 2023

    Eurotunnel launches FIRST, the new premium offer for its freight customers

    Eurotunnel is launching FIRST, a distinctive new service to better meet the needs of freight customers who are looking for additional time savings and...
  • Rhenus announces investment at Heathrow
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    10 March 2023

    Rhenus announces investment at Heathrow

    Rhenus Group has announced a strategic investment for the UK market with the opening of a new air freight gateway at its Civil Aviation Authority (CAA...
  • NTEX increases multimodal transport between UK and Italy
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    10 March 2023

    NTEX increases multimodal transport between UK and Italy

    After two years of great success, the logistics- and transport company NTEX increases its multimodal service to an even more efficient and sustainable...
  • Narrow Aisle Ltd announces record turnover
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    09 March 2023

    Narrow Aisle Ltd announces record turnover

    Narrow Aisle Ltd, manufacturer of the Flexi Truck range of VNA articulated warehouse truck-based intralogistics solutions, has announced that in the f...
  • Prologic digitally drives operations
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    09 March 2023

    Prologic digitally drives operations

    It is no secret that the logistics sector is experiencing supply chain disruption, low volumes, driver shortages, unpredictable fuel prices and reduce...
  • UK Major Ports Group appoints new CEO Geraint Evans
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    09 March 2023

    UK Major Ports Group appoints new CEO Geraint Evans

    The UK Major Ports Group (“UKMPG”), the trade association for the UK’s major port operators, has appointed former UK Government Special Adviser Gerain...
  • cargo-partner increases its warehousing capabilities in the UK and Ireland
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    08 March 2023

    cargo-partner increases its warehousing capabilities in the UK and Ireland

    cargo-partner offers a variety of comprehensive logistics service packages to support customers with warehousing, transport and distribution, and is p...
  • Liverpool haulier goes the extra mile to secure new contract
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    07 March 2023

    Liverpool haulier goes the extra mile to secure new contract

    A Liverpool logistics specialist has wrapped up a 12-month distribution deal with a packaging supply company after significantly reducing its damage r...
  • FourKites and Spotos join forces
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    06 March 2023

    FourKites and Spotos join forces

    FourKites has announced it will bring its network of end-to-end, real-time supply chain data to Spotos’ European customers. German-based Spotos offers...
  • Stanlow Terminals to develop green ammonia import terminal
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    06 March 2023

    Stanlow Terminals to develop green ammonia import terminal

    Stanlow Terminals Ltd has announced it is to develop a major new open access import terminal for green ammonia in the Port of Liverpool. The new termi...
  • Unipart Logistics x3 - Airbus, Three and new LLP offering
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    06 March 2023

    Unipart Logistics x3 - Airbus, Three and new LLP offering

    Unipart Logistics’ new in-plant logistics partnership with Airbus launched has gone live at Broughton and Bristol production facilities. Under the con...
  • Rail electrification possible for 95% of UK freight trains
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    03 March 2023

    Rail electrification possible for 95% of UK freight trains

    The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport – CILT(UK) has released its electrification strategy research which reveals the significant opportu...
  • ABP launches £2 billion plan for Energy Transition growth and Net Zero 2040
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    28 February 2023

    ABP launches £2 billion plan for Energy Transition growth and Net Zero 2040

    Associated British Ports has launched its wide ranging new sustainability strategy, Ready for Tomorrow (RFT), backed by a plan to invest around £2 bil...
  • Industry-first multimodal solution from XPO
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    28 February 2023

    Industry-first multimodal solution from XPO

    XPO has initiated another first with its three-month trial of an innovative multimodal solution that is unique in the UK. The company will migrate vol...
  • WEC Lines further expands Port of Liverpool services
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    28 February 2023

    WEC Lines further expands Port of Liverpool services

    Dutch shipping company WEC Lines has expanded its existing service into the Port of Liverpool with a new series of weekly calls into the port from Nor...
  • Reactec’s R-Link smart watch deployed at Heathrow Airport
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    28 February 2023

    Reactec’s R-Link smart watch deployed at Heathrow Airport

    Teams on Ferrovial Construction sites at Heathrow Airport are benefiting from Reactec’s new proximity warning system, R-Link, which helps to protect w...
  • Palletline welcomes Lockwood Group to the network
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    27 February 2023

    Palletline welcomes Lockwood Group to the network

    East Midlands-based Lockwood Group has joined the Palletline network after nearly ten years with a rival network. The family business will be working...
  • Elanders launches Bergen Logistics brand in UK
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    26 February 2023

    Elanders launches Bergen Logistics brand in UK

    Elanders is expanding its fashion and lifestyle fulfilment brand in the UK with a 48,000sqft facility in North Tyneside The Bergen Logistics brand wil...
  • Wrenbridge & Bridges – backed by GLP – commence works on 209,461 sq. ft logistics unit in Basingstoke
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    24 February 2023

    Wrenbridge & Bridges – backed by GLP – commence works on 209,461 sq. ft logistics unit in Basingstoke

    Wrenbridge and Bridges Fund Management, backed by GLP, have appointed Glencar to deliver a highly sustainable logistics scheme in Basingstoke, with co...
  • MV Delphine returns to service with wind propulsion system fitted
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    23 February 2023

    MV Delphine returns to service with wind propulsion system fitted

    CLdN has announced that the MV Delphine has been successfully fitted with rotor sail wind propulsion system. She is the first vessel in the CLdN fleet...
  • £4.8 million invested to expand Hull Container Terminal storage capacity
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    22 February 2023

    £4.8 million invested to expand Hull Container Terminal storage capacity

    ABP Humber has recently completed an extension to its Humber Container Terminal at the Port of Hull. An investment of £4.8 million has enabled an addi...
  • P&O Ferries strengthens Zeebrugge-Teesport route
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    21 February 2023

    P&O Ferries strengthens Zeebrugge-Teesport route

    P&O Ferries is joining forces with Finnlines to boost the flow of trade between Belgium and the UK by introducing new sailings on the Zeebrugge-Teespo...
  • ONE and Sony to create a smart container solution 
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    20 February 2023

    ONE and Sony to create a smart container solution 

    Ocean Network Express (“ONE”) has announced plans to develop and integrate a smart container solution across their global fleet. The development of th...
  • Kinaxia in gear for next phase of growth
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    20 February 2023

    Kinaxia in gear for next phase of growth

    Kinaxia Logistics has strengthened its senior management team with a series of key appointments as it positions itself for the next phase of its ambit...
  • Uniserve appoints Penny Gradwell to head up Luxury Brands service vertical
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    20 February 2023

    Uniserve appoints Penny Gradwell to head up Luxury Brands service vertical

    Uniserve has announced the appointment of Penny Gradwell as its new Director of Luxury Brands. In her role, Gradwell will lead the Luxury Brands verti...
  • Stena Line and Peel Ports sign major new deal at Birkenhead for port operations until the year 2100
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    17 February 2023

    Stena Line and Peel Ports sign major new deal at Birkenhead for port operations until the year 2100

    One of Europe’s largest ferry route and port operators, Stena Line, has signed a new deal with Peel Ports, a major UK Port operator, to operate their...
  • Hupac launches new UK-Continent multimodal services
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    17 February 2023

    Hupac launches new UK-Continent multimodal services

    Hupac is launching a new rail service between Antwerp Combinant and Zeebrugge CLdN terminals, enabling connection to/from UK via the CLdN short sea se...
  • GXO sees revenues jump by 13% in 2022
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    16 February 2023

    GXO sees revenues jump by 13% in 2022

    GXO, the contract logistics company spun off from XPO Logistics in 2021, has had a 29% growth in y-o-y profits to $197m in 2022. The strong growth was...
  • EV Cargo expands in Europe with acquisition of Allport Netherlands
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    16 February 2023

    EV Cargo expands in Europe with acquisition of Allport Netherlands

    EV Cargo has announced, subject to merger control approval, the acquisition of the remaining 60% of the shares of Allport Netherlands from its joint v...
  • Wincanton expands mandate with Wickes with new four-year agreement
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    16 February 2023

    Wincanton expands mandate with Wickes with new four-year agreement

    Wincanton has announced it has been awarded a new four-year contract by Wickes that will extend and expand its mandate for the home improvement retail...
  • Panattoni wins planning consent for 417,570 sq ft speculative logistics development at Doncaster
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    15 February 2023

    Panattoni wins planning consent for 417,570 sq ft speculative logistics development at Doncaster

    Panattoni has secured planning consent for a 417,570 sq ft speculative logistics development at Doncaster. Doncaster Council has approved Panattoni’s...
  • Finnlines expands its Ireland–Belgium freight service by adding a second vessel
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    15 February 2023

    Finnlines expands its Ireland–Belgium freight service by adding a second vessel

    To meet the increased capacity and frequency demand from customers, Finnlines is strengthening its Ireland–Belgium freight service. With the addition...
  • DB Schenker and MSC seal important biofuel deal
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    15 February 2023

    DB Schenker and MSC seal important biofuel deal

    DB Schenker is expanding its green ocean freight services and has secured an arrangement to use 12,000 metric tons of biofuel component for all of its...
  • Simarco HVO investment set to reduce Palletforce network emissions
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    15 February 2023

    Simarco HVO investment set to reduce Palletforce network emissions

    EV Cargo’s Palletforce will benefit from a significant reduction in network carbon emissions as member Simarco invests in HVO fuel to help meet its su...
  • AsstrA unveils Green Logistics Strategy for 2030
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    15 February 2023

    AsstrA unveils Green Logistics Strategy for 2030

    AsstrA Associated Traffic AG is an international provider of comprehensive, end-to-end logistics solutions. The company has a long-standing tradition...
  • London Medway’s unaccompanied freight service hits 50,000 units milestone
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    14 February 2023

    London Medway’s unaccompanied freight service hits 50,000 units milestone

    London Medway’s unaccompanied freight service between the UK and France has reached a new milestone - with trade numbers rising by two-third since its...
  • XPO reaches target in converting UK automotive fleet to hybrid or fully electric vehicles 
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    14 February 2023

    XPO reaches target in converting UK automotive fleet to hybrid or fully electric vehicles 

    XPO has achieved a key step in the conversion of its company-owned cars to fully electric vehicles (EVs) or plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs)...
  • Warrens takes over 500,000 sq ft in Daventry
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    13 February 2023

    Warrens takes over 500,000 sq ft in Daventry

    Prologis has completed and leased two distribution centres at DIRFT (Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal), adding over 514,000 sq ft of prime...
  • DSV launches Healthcare Centre of Excellence
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    13 February 2023

    DSV launches Healthcare Centre of Excellence

    DSV UK has consolidated its healthcare expertise into a Centre of Excellence, based in Aztec West, Bristol. This site will host their dedicated team w...
  • CLdN to further increase capacity on North Sea routes to and from UK
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    09 February 2023

    CLdN to further increase capacity on North Sea routes to and from UK

    CLdN, the logistics specialist for sea, road and rail has announced a further increase of capacity for customers on its North Sea routes to and from e...
  • A. P. Moller - Maersk reports strong results for 2022
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    08 February 2023

    A. P. Moller - Maersk reports strong results for 2022

    Highlights In 2022, A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) delivered extraordinary financial performance in line with full-year guidance; Revenue increased by...
  • SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton leads the way on net-zero development
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    07 February 2023

    SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton leads the way on net-zero development

    SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton (SLPN) will be the company’s first UK big-box logistics park to achieve net-zero carbon in the construction of all th...
  • Kersey Freight expands fleet with 60 new SDC curtainsiders
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    06 February 2023

    Kersey Freight expands fleet with 60 new SDC curtainsiders

    Suffolk and Yorkshire-based haulier, Kersey Freight has placed an order with Nottingham-based manufacturer SDC Trailers, for 60 new Freespan Curtainsi...
  • Davies Turner helps to minimise the impact of Brexit
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    06 February 2023

    Davies Turner helps to minimise the impact of Brexit

    Davies Turner is seeing excellent results from a service that it introduced to help companies to continue to supply goods to the EU despite what was e...
  • DP World sets new record for UK volumes
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    06 February 2023

    DP World sets new record for UK volumes

    DP World saw a 5% rise in the volume of trade handled by its two hubs in the UK last year, as the leading provider of smart logistics solutions contin...
  • Irish eyes for Europa
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    06 February 2023

    Irish eyes for Europa

    Europa Worldwide Group has invested in opening its first sales branch in Ireland, to accommodate its growing international footprint. Since 2022 Europ...
  • TIP Group acquires the trailer business of EURO-Leasing in Denmark
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    06 February 2023

    TIP Group acquires the trailer business of EURO-Leasing in Denmark

    TIP Group, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital, has acquired the trailer business of EURO-Leasing in Denmark. EURO-Leasing has been offering its...
  • CVC acquires SGL International
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    06 February 2023

    CVC acquires SGL International

    The shareholders of the parent company of SGL International A/S and its affiliates have, as at 6 February 2023, entered into a share purchase agreemen...
  • W.H. Bowker opens new Doncaster warehouse as expansion continues
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    03 February 2023

    W.H. Bowker opens new Doncaster warehouse as expansion continues

    W.H. Bowker has announced that it has acquired a new warehousing facility based in Thorne, Doncaster. The 165, 000 sq.ft building increases Bowker’s w...
  • Multimodal Awards & Registration now open
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    03 February 2023

    Multimodal Awards & Registration now open

    Nominations and table bookings for the Multimodal 2023 Awards are now open. We have already had scores of entries - and table bookings are moving apac...
  • ABP acquires Solent Gateway
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    03 February 2023

    ABP acquires Solent Gateway

    Associated British Ports has announced an agreement to acquire Solent Gateway Ltd, the operator of Marchwood Port on Southampton Water. The deal is fo...
  • Multimodal Awards & Registration open
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    03 February 2023

    Multimodal Awards & Registration open

    Nominations and table bookings for the Multimodal 2023 Awards are now open. We have already had scores of entries - and table bookings are moving apac...
  • Xpediator upgrades forecast
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    03 February 2023

    Xpediator upgrades forecast

    “Xpediator has announced that trading during the final quarter of the year remained strong and that revenues for the 12 months to 31 December 2022 wil...
  • Engineering out workplace health and safety risks
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    02 February 2023

    Engineering out workplace health and safety risks

    Reactec will exhibit at the Multimodal conference for the first time this summer and showcase a new generation of workplace wearable to alert workers...
  • Schneider Group acquires in the UK
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    02 February 2023

    Schneider Group acquires in the UK

    With the acquisition of Global Freight Connections (GFC), based in Basildon, Basel-based Schneider is strengthening its activities in the UK market an...
  • cargo-partner strengthens freight solutions across the Irish Sea
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    01 February 2023

    cargo-partner strengthens freight solutions across the Irish Sea

    With expertise in logistics and worldwide transport, cargo-partner has introduced an enhanced road freight network, ideally placed to support customer...
  • Zeus hires Cambridge sustainability expert
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    01 February 2023

    Zeus hires Cambridge sustainability expert

    Zeus has launched its new low-carbon multimodal solution this year as it expands into rail across Europe, using their proprietary Zeus technology comb...
  • Special Procedures – the keys to unlock duty savings
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    01 February 2023

    Special Procedures – the keys to unlock duty savings

    In a recent series of webinars, C4T focused on the various opportunities afforded by the use of Customs Special Procedures (SP) in many examples of ma...
  • Direct from Bilbao to USEC
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    01 February 2023

    Direct from Bilbao to USEC

    Ellerman City Liners will start, in mid-February, a weekly direct service between the Port of Bilbao and the east coast of the United States for the m...
  • ASOS appoints Maersk as its strategic global logistics partner
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    01 February 2023

    ASOS appoints Maersk as its strategic global logistics partner

    Maersk has announced a new multi-year partnership with ASOS, the global fashion e-commerce destination headquartered in the UK. ASOS has appointed Mae...
  • Hapag-Lloyd achieves extraordinarily strong result in its anniversary year 2022
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    31 January 2023

    Hapag-Lloyd achieves extraordinarily strong result in its anniversary year 2022

    On the basis of preliminary and unaudited figures, Hapag-Lloyd has concluded the 2022 financial year – in which it celebrated its 175th anniversary –...
  • DP World invests £15M for Southampton drivers
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    31 January 2023

    DP World invests £15M for Southampton drivers

    DP World has agreed to lease a 7,500 sq. m site next to its Southampton container terminal to develop state of the art facilities for lorry drivers, a...
  • Menzies Distribution wins major contract with Saint-Gobain Weber
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    30 January 2023

    Menzies Distribution wins major contract with Saint-Gobain Weber

    Menzies Distribution has won a prestigious five-year contract with the UK arm of Saint-Gobain Weber, one of the world’s leading industrial groups. Web...
  • Narrow Aisle announces board restructure
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    30 January 2023

    Narrow Aisle announces board restructure

    Narrow Aisle Ltd, manufacturer of the FLEXI Truck range of very narrow aisle (VNA) intralogistics technology, ¬¬has announced a restructure of its boa...
  • Digicom - changing the face of customs
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    27 January 2023

    Digicom - changing the face of customs

    Digicom; a newly developed, innovative, and seamless customs platform is set to revolutionise the supply chain industry for good. Designed to streamli...
  • A unified Maersk brand
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    27 January 2023

    A unified Maersk brand

    The following is from a from Maersk customer advisory notice... “At Maersk, we are constantly looking for ways to bring ease, agility, and resilience...
  • Freightliner and ONE launch rail service using GD+ fuel
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    27 January 2023

    Freightliner and ONE launch rail service using GD+ fuel

    On January 17th, 2023, a new Freightliner service made its first journey travelling from Southampton to Crewe. For this journey, ONE purchased GD+ fue...
  • Bullet Express appoints Commercial Director Designate
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    26 January 2023

    Bullet Express appoints Commercial Director Designate

    Bullet Express, one of the UK’s fastest-growing supply chain logistics, worldwide distribution and storage businesses, has appointed logistics special...
  • iCustoms launches the smart AI ICS2 compliance platform
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    26 January 2023

    iCustoms launches the smart AI ICS2 compliance platform

    iCustoms has introduced its AI Customs Software Solution for businesses to effectively comply with ICS2, ensuring ease of cross-border trade. As of th...
  • XPO and Schneider Electric launch innovative rail-road freight solution between France and the UK
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    26 January 2023

    XPO and Schneider Electric launch innovative rail-road freight solution between France and the UK

    XPO and Schneider Electric have deployed a new multimodal freight solution between France and the UK. The sustainable road-rail combination is the lat...
  • All-time revenue high for Getlink - €1.6 billion
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    26 January 2023

    All-time revenue high for Getlink - €1.6 billion

    Financial highlights Consolidated Group revenue totalled €1.606 billion in 2022, an increase of 107% at a constant exchange rate compared to 2021, a ne...
  • KBC Logistics expand with new trailers from Krone
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    25 January 2023

    KBC Logistics expand with new trailers from Krone

    Container logistics specialist KBC is taking delivery of 51 Box Liner FS10 skeletal trailers from Krone Trailer UK, to support the company during a pe...
  • Freight forwarders welcome container shipping market public consultation
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    25 January 2023

    Freight forwarders welcome container shipping market public consultation

    The British International Freight Association welcomes the news of the launch by the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) of a public consultation on...
  • Maersk and MSC to discontinue 2M alliance in 2025
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    25 January 2023

    Maersk and MSC to discontinue 2M alliance in 2025

    MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) and Maersk A/S, an entity under A.P. Moller - Maersk, have mutually agreed to terminate, effective in January...
  • Kuehne+Nagel teams up with Lenovo
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    25 January 2023

    Kuehne+Nagel teams up with Lenovo

    To support enterprises in their commitment to minimise their environmental footprint and combat climate change, Lenovo is joining forces with Kuehne+N...
  • WiseTech Global acquires Envase Technologies
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    25 January 2023

    WiseTech Global acquires Envase Technologies

    WiseTech Global has announced its acquisition of Envase Technologies (Envase), a leading provider of transport management system software for intermod...
  • DHL Supply Chain invests for Burton’s Biscuits
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    24 January 2023

    DHL Supply Chain invests for Burton’s Biscuits

    DHL Supply Chain has announced the introduction of 32 new temperature-controlled trailers to its Burton’s Biscuits fleet, each fitted with Carrier Tra...
  • DP World invests £12m in new rail infrastructure
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    23 January 2023

    DP World invests £12m in new rail infrastructure

    DP World is investing £12m in two new Rail Mounted Gantry (RMG) cranes at London Gateway to meet fast growing demand for rail connections from custome...
  • GXO extends partnership with Groupe SEB in the UK
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    23 January 2023

    GXO extends partnership with Groupe SEB in the UK

    GXO Logistics has announced that it has extended its partnership with Groupe SEB, offering additional warehouse space to enable sustainable growth. Th...
  • Dachser UK to offer export consolidation to South Africa
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    23 January 2023

    Dachser UK to offer export consolidation to South Africa

    With weekly departures to Durban, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth the service is designed to help optimize customers’ supply chains.  Dachser ASL provides...
  • Topps Tiles transforms fleet delivery operations
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    23 January 2023

    Topps Tiles transforms fleet delivery operations

    Descartes has announced that Topps Tiles, the leading U.K. tile retailer, is optimising its fleet delivery capabilities with Descartes’ cloud-based ro...
  • XPO reduces environmental impact with conversion to HVO heating fuel
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    23 January 2023

    XPO reduces environmental impact with conversion to HVO heating fuel

    XPO has announced the successful completion of a pilot programme at its Newarthill distribution centre in Motherwell, Scotland, as part of an ambitiou...
  • Short Sea boost for London Thamesport
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    20 January 2023

    Short Sea boost for London Thamesport

    The range of short sea container services available from Hutchison Ports London Thamesport is to be increased following the announcement by Viasea Shi...
  • Experienced ‘new to network’ members join Palletforce
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    20 January 2023

    Experienced ‘new to network’ members join Palletforce

    EV Cargo’s Palletforce continues its recruitment drive with two very different haulage companies becoming the latest members of the award-winning expr...
  • Sporting legend reveals winners of BIFA Freight Service Awards
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    20 January 2023

    Sporting legend reveals winners of BIFA Freight Service Awards

    Kevin Keegan, this year’s host, has revealed the winners of the annual BIFA Freight Service Awards and expressed his delight for those crowned as cham...
  • Forward Solutions returning to Multimodal for 2023
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    19 January 2023

    Forward Solutions returning to Multimodal for 2023

    Freight management software company, Forward Solutions, will once again be attending industry-leading trade show, Multimodal. With customers across th...
  • Davies Turner adds direct ocean freight LCL service from UK to India
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    19 January 2023

    Davies Turner adds direct ocean freight LCL service from UK to India

    With the weak pound providing opportunities for UK exporters currently, Davies Turner is delivering a further boost to its ocean freight services betw...
  • Port of Liverpool ranked as UK’s top port for port-centric logistics potential
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    19 January 2023

    Port of Liverpool ranked as UK’s top port for port-centric logistics potential

    The Port of Liverpool has been ranked as the UK’s top port for port-centric logistics potential in a new industry study. Property adviser Knight Frank...
  • DSV refurbishes 1,100 trailers, launching trailer refurbishment programme
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    19 January 2023

    DSV refurbishes 1,100 trailers, launching trailer refurbishment programme

    Every year, the leading transport and logistics company DSV transports millions of tonnes of its customers' goods across the roads of Europe in thousa...
  • A2B-online increases the number of sailings between Rotterdam-Botlek and Teesport
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    18 January 2023

    A2B-online increases the number of sailings between Rotterdam-Botlek and Teesport

    A2B-online has announced the expansion of their Rotterdam-Botlek - Teesport service. From the 24th of January the frequency of this service will incre...
  • Logistics UK announces new Public Affairs team
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    18 January 2023

    Logistics UK announces new Public Affairs team

    Logistics UK has announced the creation of its new Public Affairs team, which will focus on relationships with UK and devolved parliaments and governm...
  • Geodis becomes shipping agent for Zéphyr & Borée
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    18 January 2023

    Geodis becomes shipping agent for Zéphyr & Borée

    Geodis has signed a partnership agreement with Zéphyr & Borée, a French start-up pioneer in low-carbon maritime transport specializing in the design o...
  • Ligentia supports drive for carbon emission reduction
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    17 January 2023

    Ligentia supports drive for carbon emission reduction

    Supply chain management company Ligentia is to provide customers with enhanced visibility of their carbon footprint and scope 3 emissions as part of i...
  • DFS expands and extends UK-wide eFulfilment partnership with Wincanton  
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    17 January 2023

    DFS expands and extends UK-wide eFulfilment partnership with Wincanton  

    Wincanton has announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract by DFS Group to provide home fulfilment services across the UK. The contract bu...
  • Moran makes new senior management appointments
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    16 January 2023

    Moran makes new senior management appointments

    To support the rapid growth delivered in 2022 and the ambitious plans for the future, Moran Logistics has made further key senior appointments at the...
  • White label CABIE
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    16 January 2023

    White label CABIE

    Customs clearance experts the EORI Group has launched a white label version of their CABIE (Customs and Borders Import Export) solution, a simplified...
  • Senior appointments set to drive long-term Pallet-Track growth
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    12 January 2023

    Senior appointments set to drive long-term Pallet-Track growth

    Pallet-Track is starting the year with two major new appointments to help deliver its ambitious growth plans. The Wolverhampton-based pallet network ha...
  • GEFCO becomes CEVA
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    10 January 2023

    GEFCO becomes CEVA

    CEVA Logistics creates global finished vehicle organization from former GEFCO operation The GEFCO brand is now CEVA Logistics. With this change, CEVA...
  • Freeport East receives final Government approval
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    10 January 2023

    Freeport East receives final Government approval

    Freeport East has received final Government approvals allowing it to move forward into the delivery phase. The development of the Freeport, which is ex...
  • XPO and Lakeland accelerate operational excellence in UK
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    10 January 2023

    XPO and Lakeland accelerate operational excellence in UK

    XPO has implemented an expansive optimisation plan for Lakeland, resulting in notable enhancements to efficiency and sustainability. Lakeland, a famil...
  • P&O Ferries cuts carbon emissions by 85,000 tons
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    10 January 2023

    P&O Ferries cuts carbon emissions by 85,000 tons

    P&O Ferries reduced its carbon footprint by 85,000 tons as it took advantage of new partnerships to sail less frequently and maximise the efficiency o...
  • Pallet network puts Liverpool haulier in the fast lane
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    10 January 2023

    Pallet network puts Liverpool haulier in the fast lane

    A Liverpool logistics specialist is on the road to bumper growth in 2023 as a result of its pallet network membership. SSO Logistics Ltd, which has si...
  • A.P. Moller - Maersk announces new executive leadership team
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    10 January 2023

    A.P. Moller - Maersk announces new executive leadership team

    A.P. Moller - Maersk (Maersk) has announced a new organisational structure and a new executive leadership team. The changes are effective 1 February,...
  • GB Railfreight announces new 10-year locomotive leasing deal with Akiem
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    09 January 2023

    GB Railfreight announces new 10-year locomotive leasing deal with Akiem

    GB Railfreight (GBRf) has announced a new 10-year locomotive leasing deal with Akiem, a leading European rolling stock leasing company. The agreement...
  • DP World announces greenest ever year at Southampton (and cuts carbon at Jebel Ali too)
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    09 January 2023

    DP World announces greenest ever year at Southampton (and cuts carbon at Jebel Ali too)

    DP World’s container terminal at Southampton enjoyed its greenest ever year in 2022 after delivering a 55% reduction in net carbon emissions from its...
  • Palletforce strengthens senior team
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    09 January 2023

    Palletforce strengthens senior team

    EV Cargo’s Palletforce has recruited one of the express distribution sector’s most experienced executives to its senior management team to further str...
  • Campeys expands gas fleet In drive to net zero
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    06 January 2023

    Campeys expands gas fleet In drive to net zero

    North Yorkshire family haulier Campeys of Selby has expanded its non-fossil fuel fleet to over 10% with the addition of six new Iveco S-WAY 6x2 biomet...
  • Moran Logistics expands its CNG fleet
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    05 January 2023

    Moran Logistics expands its CNG fleet

    Fifteen new Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) trucks have arrived at Moran HQ in Castle Donington, Leicestershire, part of Moran's continued commitment to...
  • ABP first to trial hydrogen terminal tractor in UK
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    05 January 2023

    ABP first to trial hydrogen terminal tractor in UK

    Associated British Ports (ABP) is the first UK port operator to trial a hydrogen fuelled tractor in its container terminal at the Port of Immingham. Thi...
  • Culina Group acquires International Road Ferry
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    03 January 2023

    Culina Group acquires International Road Ferry

    Culina Group has announced an agreement to acquire International Road Ferry (IRF) as from Tuesday 3rd January 2023. The terms of the agreement, includ...
  • EV Cargo acquires Dobbs Logistics
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    03 January 2023

    EV Cargo acquires Dobbs Logistics

    EV Cargo has announced the acquisition, via its subsidiary Palletforce, of Hastings-based Dobbs Logistics from its founding family owners. Formed in 19...
  • British International Freight Association names new Director General
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    03 January 2023

    British International Freight Association names new Director General

    The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has named Stephen Parker as its new Director General to succeed Robert Keen, who will be retiring...
  • PD Ports re-finances debt
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    30 December 2022

    PD Ports re-finances debt

    PD Ports, with CIBC acting as Coordinator, has announced the successful refinancing of the Company’s senior debt facilities. PD Ports has raised a tot...
  • DFDS further expands island of Ireland and UK logistics network
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    29 December 2022

    DFDS further expands island of Ireland and UK logistics network

    DFDS has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of McBurney Transport Group headquartered in Northern Ireland. The company is focused on moving col...
  • DSV opens 380,000 ft2 facility in ‘Golden Triangle’
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    29 December 2022

    DSV opens 380,000 ft2 facility in ‘Golden Triangle’

    Many companies in the UK are demanding storage space located in The Golden Triangle of Logistics to minimise transport costs and serve the entire UK a...
  • MSC Group completes acquisition of Bolloré Africa Logistics
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    21 December 2022

    MSC Group completes acquisition of Bolloré Africa Logistics

    MSC Group has confirmed that its wholly owned subsidiary, SAS Shipping Agencies Services, has completed the acquisition of Bolloré Africa Logistics. T...
  • Xpediator plc - announcement regarding possible offer
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    20 December 2022

    Xpediator plc - announcement regarding possible offer

    The Board of Xpediator plc ("Xpediator" or the "Company") announces, further to recent press speculation, that it has received an indicative proposal...
  • Customs4trade receives certification
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    20 December 2022

    Customs4trade receives certification

    In a bid to continuously monitor and maximise security for customers and employees, C4T has announced that they have received their ISO 27001:2017 and...
  • Multi-million-pound deal agreed for new road de-icing salt storage facility
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    20 December 2022

    Multi-million-pound deal agreed for new road de-icing salt storage facility

    A multi-million-pound deal has been agreed to build a new road salt storage facility to support Scotland’s road network for future winters. Peel Ports...
  • Wincanton to be Neal’s Yard Remedies’ eCommerce partner of choice
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    20 December 2022

    Wincanton to be Neal’s Yard Remedies’ eCommerce partner of choice

    Wincanton Group has announced the extension of its partnership with Neal’s Yard Remedies to provide the award-winning beauty and wellbeing brand’s UK...
  • GEODIS announces plans to acquire trans-o-flex
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    20 December 2022

    GEODIS announces plans to acquire trans-o-flex

    GEODIS has signed an agreement to acquire trans-o-flex, a leading company in the premium express sector in Germany specialized in temperature controll...
  • Bournemouth-based European Cargo celebrates freighter milestone
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    19 December 2022

    Bournemouth-based European Cargo celebrates freighter milestone

    Bournemouth Airport’s goal of becoming a strategic air freight hub for the UK has taken a major step forward with news that based carrier European Car...
  • EV Cargo celebrates landmark year & unveils Sustainability Report
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    19 December 2022

    EV Cargo celebrates landmark year & unveils Sustainability Report

    EV Cargo has unveiled its inaugural Sustainability Report, celebrating significant progress in delivering its sustainability strategy during 2021. EV...
  • Metro Shipping joins AFKLMP Cargo’s SAF programme
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    16 December 2022

    Metro Shipping joins AFKLMP Cargo’s SAF programme

    Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) has announced that Metro Shipping has joined its Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) programme. Birmingham-h...
  • DB Schenker on the block?
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    15 December 2022

    DB Schenker on the block?

    The Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bahn AG (DB) has assigned DB's Management Board the task of examining and preparing the case for a potential sale of...
  • XPO partners with Hanson UK to transform distribution to builders’ merchants
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    15 December 2022

    XPO partners with Hanson UK to transform distribution to builders’ merchants

    XPO has entered into a multi-year partnership with Hanson UK to distribute packed cement and cementitious materials to the UK builders’ merchants. Han...
  • Transport technology firm celebrating 2022 success
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    15 December 2022

    Transport technology firm celebrating 2022 success

    Leading specialist transport technology firm, Forward Solutions is celebrating a successful year, following several new business wins and an influx of...
  • SCH set for million-pound expansion at Port of Liverpool
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    15 December 2022

    SCH set for million-pound expansion at Port of Liverpool

    Logistics company SCH has agreed a multi-year lease with Peel Ports Group as part of a major expansion of a car storage and transporter park at the Po...
  • EFS Global makes two more acquisitions
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    14 December 2022

    EFS Global makes two more acquisitions

    EFS Global has acquired sister companies, Eminence Transport Ltd and Floryn Ltd. The value of the deal has not been disclosed. Eminence Transport Ltd...
  • Zenith picks Tiger - again
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    14 December 2022

    Zenith picks Tiger - again

    The relationship between Zenith Trailer Rentals and Tiger Trailers continues to strengthen following the Cheshire manufacturer’s supply of an addition...
  • Dachser UK focuses on the needs of the DIY industry
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    14 December 2022

    Dachser UK focuses on the needs of the DIY industry

    The experienced Dachser UK marketer, Peter Vickers has been appointed Business Development Manager with responsibility for DIY logistics solutions in...
  • EV Cargo surpasses £1.1 billion in revenue in record 2021
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    14 December 2022

    EV Cargo surpasses £1.1 billion in revenue in record 2021

    EV Cargo, the leading global freight forwarding, supply chain services and technology company, has announced its 2021 full year results. EV Cargo had...
  • CLdN expands services between Santander, Liverpool and Dublin
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    14 December 2022

    CLdN expands services between Santander, Liverpool and Dublin

    CLdN has announced further improvements to its services from Santander to Dublin and Dublin to Liverpool. In January 2023 a new twice weekly schedule...
  • Kinaxia selects Nulogy
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    13 December 2022

    Kinaxia selects Nulogy

    To help digitalise and optimise contract packing services Nulogy has been chosen by the Kinaxia Logistics group, to enhance the efficiency and scalabi...
  • Port of Felixstowe deploys first autonomous trucks
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    13 December 2022

    Port of Felixstowe deploys first autonomous trucks

    In a ground-breaking move, Hutchison Ports Port of Felixstowe is believed to be the first port in Europe to introduce autonomous terminal tractor unit...
  • Change of skipper at Maersk
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    12 December 2022

    Change of skipper at Maersk

    The Board of Directors of A. P. Møller - Mærsk A/S announces planned CEO transition: Soren Skou retires as CEO of A. P. Møller - Mærsk A/S, handing th...
  • DHL Global Forwarding is the first organization to achieve IATA CEIV Libatt certification in the UK
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    09 December 2022

    DHL Global Forwarding is the first organization to achieve IATA CEIV Libatt certification in the UK

    This month, DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has become the first organization in the United Ki...
  • Pall-Ex Group paves the way for London delivery success
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    09 December 2022

    Pall-Ex Group paves the way for London delivery success

    Palletised freight distributors have historically faced challenges with last-mile delivery in urban areas, with London being notoriously difficult. Th...
  • Pallet specialist enhances customer service with Mandata GoPlus
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    09 December 2022

    Pallet specialist enhances customer service with Mandata GoPlus

    A leading provider of reconditioned pallets says it has enhanced customer service after upgrading its transport management system (TMS). B&M Pallet Se...
  • Wincanton wins Huda Beauty eCommerce contract
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    09 December 2022

    Wincanton wins Huda Beauty eCommerce contract

    Wincanton Group has announced that it has partnered with Huda Beauty to provide its UK eCommerce direct-to-consumer services. The contract will be ope...
  • CMA CGM to acquire terminals
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    09 December 2022

    CMA CGM to acquire terminals

    The CMA CGM Group has signed a binding agreement to acquire GCT Bayonne and New York terminals, currently held by Global Container Terminals Inc (GCT)...
  • Woodland Group helps Ball achieve carbon reduction
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    09 December 2022

    Woodland Group helps Ball achieve carbon reduction

    A partnership with global supply chain company Woodland Group has enabled Ball Beverage Packaging EMEA (‘Ball’) to benefit from an 82% reduction of em...
  • Dynamar Reefer Analysis 2022
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    06 December 2022

    Dynamar Reefer Analysis 2022

    Dynamar is pleased to announce the release of the latest edition of its Reefer Analysis. The study builds upon the analysis of the previous years and...
  • PD Ports welcomes first vessel on new short sea service from Iberia
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    06 December 2022

    PD Ports welcomes first vessel on new short sea service from Iberia

    PD Ports has welcomed the first vessel call on a brand new, dedicated, service from Spain and Portugal into Teesport. The Kristin Schepers, a vessel ca...
  • Howard Tenens Logistics collaborates with Mars for HVO
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    05 December 2022

    Howard Tenens Logistics collaborates with Mars for HVO

    Howard Tenens Logistics has announced the further expansion of its Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) strategy to now include fleets based in Andover, S...
  • New partnership to enable optimisation of global food supply chain
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    05 December 2022

    New partnership to enable optimisation of global food supply chain

    Americold and DP World sign agreement A new partnership agreement between two of the world’s leading trade and logistics providers aims to support the...
  • Harworth signs option agreement on Northamptonshire site
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    05 December 2022

    Harworth signs option agreement on Northamptonshire site

    Capable of delivering 1.6m sq. ft of employment space Harworth Group plc has entered into an option agreement to purchase the freehold to a 168-acre si...
  • Ingram Micro chooses Flexi Truck articulated handling technology
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    01 December 2022

    Ingram Micro chooses Flexi Truck articulated handling technology

    Ingram Micro Logistics has upgraded the materials handling systems at its extensive Daventry warehouse facility with the introduction of electric-powe...
  • Dachser strengthens management structure in the UK
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    01 December 2022

    Dachser strengthens management structure in the UK

    Dachser UK has recently announced two new appointments designed to strengthen its business growth potential in the UK and Ireland. Mark Cosgrove fills...
  • Menzies’ fleet investment accelerates with record assets ordered
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    30 November 2022

    Menzies’ fleet investment accelerates with record assets ordered

    Menzies Distribution has entered the busy autumn-winter season with growth supported by the company’s largest-ever number of fleet assets on order. Mo...
  • C4T strengthens C-Level team to accelerate growth
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    30 November 2022

    C4T strengthens C-Level team to accelerate growth

    Customs4trade, one of Europe’s leading SaaS platforms for customs management solutions, has strengthened its management team with the appointment of R...
  • MBO for Ital Logistics
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    30 November 2022

    MBO for Ital Logistics

    Manchester-based forwarder Ital Logistics Ltd, has finalised on a management buyout of the business, selling a 75% shareholding for an undisclosed sum...
  • New Multimodal website
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    30 November 2022

    New Multimodal website

    Multimodal has launched a re-vamped website – and if you click on this story – you’ll be able to see what it looks like! The look of the site has been...
  • XPO exceeds its goal of hiring over 1,000 UK drivers in 2022
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    30 November 2022

    XPO exceeds its goal of hiring over 1,000 UK drivers in 2022

    XPO has surpassed its goal of hiring at least 1,000 truck drivers in the UK and Ireland in 2022. The company achieved the milestone in early November...
  • Ellerman City Liners entering transatlantic trades
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    30 November 2022

    Ellerman City Liners entering transatlantic trades

    UK-based container line Ellerman City Liners is expanding its portfolio with the launch of a new direct service in December connecting Europe (includi...
  • Gymshark selects DSV as a global logistics and transport partner
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    29 November 2022

    Gymshark selects DSV as a global logistics and transport partner

    “It's always so important that they 'get us'” DSV and Gymshark have entered into a strategic partnership to enable Gymshark to meet growing internatio...
  • Wreford’s selects Palletforce as it expands into network operations
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    28 November 2022

    Wreford’s selects Palletforce as it expands into network operations

    “Companies like Wreford’s are the backbone of the transport industry” One of the country’s oldest family-run transport companies, with nearly 120 year...
  • DP World launches new train service
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    28 November 2022

    DP World launches new train service

    Connects London Gateway and Southampton logistics hubs to strengthen UK supply chain A new multimodal train service connecting DP World’s container te...
  • Hines acquires five well-located UK logistics assets
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    28 November 2022

    Hines acquires five well-located UK logistics assets

    Two separate transactions Hines, the global real estate investment, development, and property manager, in response to continued demand from global occ...
  • DHL wins supply chain contract with energy companies
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    25 November 2022

    DHL wins supply chain contract with energy companies

    DHL Supply Chain has won a three-year contract with energy firms SSE and SGN to provide logistics support and help deliver essential services. The new...
  • Stena Line announces bid to bring Freeport to North Wales
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    25 November 2022

    Stena Line announces bid to bring Freeport to North Wales

    In partnership with Anglesey County Council Stena Line and Anglesey County Council have announced their intention to submit a major Freeport bid to br...
  • Kuehne+Nagel receives its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter
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    24 November 2022

    Kuehne+Nagel receives its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter

    Delivery of the first aircraft as part of charter agreement with Atlas Air Kuehne+Nagel has put into operation its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter as par...
  • CLdN invests in new multimodal equipment
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    23 November 2022

    CLdN invests in new multimodal equipment

    As part of its long-term strategy to grow solutions for its customers, CLdN is investing in 450 new trailers and containers for its door-to door fleet...
  • Simarco boosts digital infrastructure with Forward
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    23 November 2022

    Simarco boosts digital infrastructure with Forward

    “Their software solutions and experience really gave us confidence” Leading transport technology provider Forward Solutions has been awarded a major ne...
  • ENACT invests in SEA Transport
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    23 November 2022

    ENACT invests in SEA Transport

    Acquisition from Fund III Enact has confirmed the acquisition of SEA Transport Limited, a family-owned port services and maritime haulage business bas...
  • GB Railfreight announces major new investment in Peterborough
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    22 November 2022

    GB Railfreight announces major new investment in Peterborough

    “Will also allow us to deliver an even more reliable service to our customers” GB Railfreight (GBRf) has confirmed that it is investing £4.7m into a ne...
  • Noatum acquired
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    18 November 2022

    Noatum acquired

    Propels AD Ports Group to become a global logistics platform AD Ports Group has announced that it has acquired Noatum, a global integrated logistics pl...
  • EFP picks C Butt
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    16 November 2022

    EFP picks C Butt

    New sustainable partnership A new logistics partnership has been announced – with Engineered Foam Products (EFP) now working exclusively with fellow No...
  • Green light for logistics park
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    16 November 2022

    Green light for logistics park

    £100m to develop North East scheme Plans have been backed for a £100m warehouse development at a major North East business park which, once complete,...
  • PepsiCo UK launches new green initiatives
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    15 November 2022

    PepsiCo UK launches new green initiatives

    Will save over 1,200 tonnes of GHG emissions each year PepsiCo UK has announced a series of new innovations across its logistics operation, which are...
  • Hapag-Lloyd revenue grows
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    15 November 2022

    Hapag-Lloyd revenue grows

    Increase of 56% to €6.2bn in Q3 2022 Hapag-Lloyd has reported that their revenue for the first nine months of 2022 has reached €26.7bn, growing 78.1%...
  • Howard Tenens Logistics partners with Planet Organic
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    15 November 2022

    Howard Tenens Logistics partners with Planet Organic

    Operational and strategic benefits Howard Tenens Logistics can confirm a long-term award and strategic partnership with Planet Organic. This follows a...
  • Europa Road extends UK footprint
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    15 November 2022

    Europa Road extends UK footprint

    And invests in Ireland Europa Road, part of growing global logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group, has announced exciting expansion plans. Two new...
  • Freightforce speeds into new era with Pall-Ex Group membership
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    15 November 2022

    Freightforce speeds into new era with Pall-Ex Group membership

    “Partnering with quality hauliers is a priority for our networks” Norwich-based FreightForce Distribution Ltd the first founding member of the Palletf...
  • Davies Turner reaps rewards from haulage alliance
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    15 November 2022

    Davies Turner reaps rewards from haulage alliance

    “Davies Turner places great value on long term alliances and partnerships" A haulage alliance between Davies Turner and Transport Equipment Services Lt...
  • Wincanton announces half year results
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    15 November 2022

    Wincanton announces half year results

    EBITDA UP 13% Operational highlights Revenue growth delivered across all four sectors against the backdrop of the challenging economic environment Goo...
  • PD Ports invests
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    15 November 2022

    PD Ports invests

    £10M Steel distribution centre for Barrett Steel PD Ports has announced that it is supporting customer Barrett Steel through an exciting period of gro...
  • Maritime Transport picks Tiger Trailers
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    15 November 2022

    Maritime Transport picks Tiger Trailers

    Initial order of 100 curtainsiders Maritime Transport, the UK's leading provider of integrated road and rail solutions, has turned to Tiger Trailers fo...
  • Logistics specialist powers growth at cable supplier
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    19 October 2022

    Logistics specialist powers growth at cable supplier

    A Kent-based cable distributor has strengthened its position as the UK’s leading supplier thanks to reliable logistics links amid increasing sales. Ba...
  • First UK Freeport activity as steel consignment arrives in Teesside
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    29 September 2022

    First UK Freeport activity as steel consignment arrives in Teesside

    Co-operation among several local companies A shipment of steel has now arrived at the Teesside Freeport, marking the first activity of a Freeport anyw...
  • Port of Immingham welcomes new weekly Klaipeda service
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    29 September 2022

    Port of Immingham welcomes new weekly Klaipeda service

    “This is great for the market” Associated British Ports (ABP) and Unifeeder, which is owned by global leading supply chain solutions firm DP World, ha...
  • Aramex UK joins the Pallet-Track network
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    27 September 2022

    Aramex UK joins the Pallet-Track network

    “More fluid distribution solutions” Aramex UK Limited has joined the Pallet-Track network as part of an aggressive growth strategy in the UK. The mult...
  • Scottish packaging giant opts for VNA storage solution
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    27 September 2022

    Scottish packaging giant opts for VNA storage solution

    “Essential to have a dedicated long-term presence locally” Scottish packaging solutions provider, Pitreavie Packaging, has recently reviewed and recon...
  • MSC to develop air cargo solution
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    26 September 2022

    MSC to develop air cargo solution

    Responding to market demand MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company has started developing a new MSC Air Cargo solution in response to customer demand and...
  • Maersk increases its warehousing capabilities in UK and Ireland
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    26 September 2022

    Maersk increases its warehousing capabilities in UK and Ireland

    “We are ready to deliver on our integrator promise to our customers” As part of its integrator strategy, Maersk is consistently expanding its inventor...
  • DP World moves 10 millionth unit at London Gateway
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    26 September 2022

    DP World moves 10 millionth unit at London Gateway

    New berth will add to capacity DP World has announced that its terminal at London Gateway has handled its 10 millionth container, just nine years afte...
  • ABP and Solent Stevedores invest
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    26 September 2022

    ABP and Solent Stevedores invest

    Multi-million-pound rail investment at the Port of Southampton Associated British Ports and Solent Stevedores have announced a joint investment of £17...
  • Trans UK joins Fortec Distribution Network
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    26 September 2022

    Trans UK joins Fortec Distribution Network

    Joins as a shareholder member London-based haulage company Trans UK is the latest business to join the Pall-Ex Group owned network Fortec Distribution...
  • Big news for iPort
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    22 September 2022

    Big news for iPort

    Verdion announces 1.75 million sq ft development plans Verdion has announced a major £300 million speculative development programme that will deliver...
  • CEVA Logistics strengthens relationship with HMM
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    22 September 2022

    CEVA Logistics strengthens relationship with HMM

    “HMM has proven to be a strong, reliable partner over the last several years” CEVA Logistics is connecting more shippers with ocean capacity through a...
  • Clipper supports Polarn O. Pyret
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    22 September 2022

    Clipper supports Polarn O. Pyret

    New resell sales model Clipper has announced that it is to support Polarn O. Pyret on its sustainability journey, as the kidswear retailer commits to...
  • Freeport East appoints new CEO
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    21 September 2022

    Freeport East appoints new CEO

    Veteran of Ofgem, Hutchison and PwC Steve Beel has joined Freeport East, one of eight Freeports across England established by the Government, as its fi...
  • Palletline embarks on exciting roadmap
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    21 September 2022

    Palletline embarks on exciting roadmap

    Investment plans unveiled Palletline is set to embark on an ambitious programme of investment to further reinforce the company’s market leading positi...
  • CLdN to acquire Seatruck Ferries from Clipper Group
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    20 September 2022

    CLdN to acquire Seatruck Ferries from Clipper Group

    “Seatruck Ferries is an excellent company with a great route network” CLdN has entered into an agreement to acquire all shares in Seatruck Ferries Hol...
  • Firethorn Trust appoints Glencar
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    20 September 2022

    Firethorn Trust appoints Glencar

    Key northern logistics development Glencar has announced that it has been appointed by repeat customer Firethorn Trust to deliver a 340,000 sq ft logi...
  • London Gateway starts work on new speculative warehouse
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    20 September 2022

    London Gateway starts work on new speculative warehouse

    To meet ‘unprecedented’ demand  DP World in the UK has announced that work has begun on a new speculative 119,000 sq ft green warehouse at London Gatew...
  • Multimodal success for technology
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    22 June 2022

    Multimodal success for technology

    Transport operators are more tech hungry than ever before Leading transport technology firm Forward Solutions smashed its targets at top trade show Mu...
  • UKWA launches new ‘out of the box’ model lease at Multimodal 2022
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    22 June 2022

    UKWA launches new ‘out of the box’ model lease at Multimodal 2022

    “Potential savings on legal fees is an important bonus” UKWA has unveiled a new ‘out of the box’ model lease for members, developed in partnership wit...
  • Kalmar and Forth Ports Limited strengthen long-standing relationship
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    22 June 2022

    Kalmar and Forth Ports Limited strengthen long-standing relationship

    New straddle carrier order Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to supply 12 diesel-electric straddle carriers to Forth Ports Limited. Seven of the machines wi...
  • Davies Turner commences construction of another major logistics hub
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    21 June 2022

    Davies Turner commences construction of another major logistics hub

    Reinvesting profits into additional logistics real estate Davies Turner, one of the UK’s leading independent freight forwarding and logistics companie...
  • Palletline voted Pallet Network of the Year in leading industry awards
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    21 June 2022

    Palletline voted Pallet Network of the Year in leading industry awards

    “A fantastic way to mark our 30th year in business” Palletline, the UK’s leading palletised freight distribution network, has been named Pallet Networ...
  • Caddie Express drives growth by joining Pall-Ex Group
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    20 June 2022

    Caddie Express drives growth by joining Pall-Ex Group

    “Fortec and Pall-Ex presented us with the best opportunity to grow our business and build a strong customer base in the area” Maidenhead based logisti...
  • Peel Ports achieves new sustainability accolade at Multimodal Awards
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    20 June 2022

    Peel Ports achieves new sustainability accolade at Multimodal Awards

    “This reinforces our continued drive towards becoming the leading sustainable port operator in the UK” Peel Ports Group has been recognised as the win...
  • Nestlé unveils new double-stacking rail logistics plan to reduce carbon footprint
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    20 June 2022

    Nestlé unveils new double-stacking rail logistics plan to reduce carbon footprint

    Launched at Multimodal 2022 Nestlé UK & Ireland has unveiled plans to increase freight capacity on trains to allow the double-stacking of products, an...
  • Multimodal 2022 smashes attendee numbers
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    20 June 2022

    Multimodal 2022 smashes attendee numbers

    Multimodal 2023: Over 50% re-booked already... Multimodal 2022 closed last week having attracted record attendee numbers over the three days of the sh...
  • Linking Rosslare with Zeebrugge
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    19 June 2022

    Linking Rosslare with Zeebrugge

    Also launching Eco class hybrid ro-ro vessels In July, Finnlines will launch a new twice weekly service from Rosslare, Ireland, to Zeebrugge, Belgium...
  • Narrow Aisle invest to boost US distribution
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    19 June 2022

    Narrow Aisle invest to boost US distribution

    “The American VNA market is developing rapidly” Narrow Aisle Ltd – the UK-based manufacturer of Flexi Truck space-saving intralogistics solutions – ha...
  • Glencar appointed to build STIHL Great Britain’s new HQ & DC
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    19 June 2022

    Glencar appointed to build STIHL Great Britain’s new HQ & DC

    New state of the art 121,000 sq ft built to suit development will benefit from first class environmental facilities Glencar has announced that it has...
  • Peel Ports hits million litre green fuel milestone at the Port of Liverpool
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    19 June 2022

    Peel Ports hits million litre green fuel milestone at the Port of Liverpool

    Also wins Sustainability Award at Multimodal 2022 Peel Ports, one of the largest port operators in the UK, has transitioned most of its straddle carri...
  • Allseas Shipping Company launched
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    19 June 2022

    Allseas Shipping Company launched

    Launching the first British registered shipping line in 40 years After almost 18 months of success with our pioneering China Xpress service, Allseas ha...
  • CILT and Logistics UK launch unique government-backed campaign, Generation Logistics
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    19 June 2022

    CILT and Logistics UK launch unique government-backed campaign, Generation Logistics

    Launch took place at Multimodal at the NEC in Birmingham The logistics industry has today (15 June 2022) taken a decisive step to address the industry...
  • Maritime picked to operate SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton rail hub
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    19 June 2022

    Maritime picked to operate SEGRO Logistics Park Northampton rail hub

    SEGRO and Maritime to double rail freight capacity at SEGRO Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway in the first deal since the designation of the East M...
  • Palletforce celebrates 50 million pallet milestone
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    19 June 2022

    Palletforce celebrates 50 million pallet milestone

    “A testament to the hard work, professionalism and expertise of our members” Multi-award-winning express distribution network Palletforce is continuin...
  • Bullet Express growth story continues with new logistics centre at Westway Park
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    19 June 2022

    Bullet Express growth story continues with new logistics centre at Westway Park

    “With our expanding client base, we simply needed additional storage space to facilitate this demand and business growth” Bullet Express, one of the UK...
  • Centrad to exhibit latest in-cab technology at Multimodal 2022
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    09 June 2022

    Centrad to exhibit latest in-cab technology at Multimodal 2022

    Works both as an in cab monitor and a removable Android device Leading vehicle camera and video telematics suppliers Centrad, is set to showcase its la...
  • Fargo Systems’ TOPS lightens the load for PD Ports
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    09 June 2022

    Fargo Systems’ TOPS lightens the load for PD Ports

    TMS brings strategic advantage to one of the UK’s major port groups With the original deal signed at the Multimodal show four years ago, transport man...
  • ABP hands Hams Hall operations to Maritime Transport
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    09 June 2022

    ABP hands Hams Hall operations to Maritime Transport

    “We know Maritime Transport are well placed to develop Hams Hall further” Associated British Ports (ABP) has awarded a long-term lease to Maritime Tra...
  • Awery Aviation Software partners with IBS to give airlines access to its e-booking portal
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    08 June 2022

    Awery Aviation Software partners with IBS to give airlines access to its e-booking portal

    Awery and IBS open access approach helps drive digitisation of air cargo Awery Aviation Software (Awery) is now able to deliver its CargoBooking and eM...
  • Primark welcomes new trailer fleet
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    08 June 2022

    Primark welcomes new trailer fleet

    Delivered in record time with Tiger and Wincanton When its previous 3PL partnership came to an end, leading international retailer, Primark, faced the...
  • Fortec launches depot from Watford Gap hub
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