TX Logistik Doubles Number Of Round Trips For Coop In Sweden.

TX Logistik AG, a company specialized in Europe-wide transport services and part of the Italian railway group Polo Mercitalia (FS Italiane Group), has expanded its rail freight traffic in Sweden. As of 6 April, the number of trains between Bro (Stockholm) and Malmo for the Swedish retail chain Coop was increased from 10 to 20 […]

Davies Turner Offers Air Freight Pricing Option For Rail Freight Service.

Davies Turner has added an air freight pricing mechanism for its direct, fixed-day, weekly Express China Rail service from Xi’an to the UK, such is the growing interest in the service from importers and shippers that have traditionally used air freight. Tony Cole, head of supply chain services at the UK’s leading independent freight and […]

Supply Chain Resilience In The Wake Of COVID-19.

By Nish Kotecha, Chairman and Co-Founder of Finboot and Yasmine Benjelloun, Content Creator at Finboot The world is in the midst of the largest remote working experiment it has ever seen, reinforcing the value of reliable data. More than ever before, we need to know where our data comes from and whether or not it […]

IRU’s Take On EU Exit Road Map.

The European Union has set out its road map for lifting the current COVID-19 restrictions across Europe and progressively reopening certain sectors. IRU welcomes the road map’s call for a coordinated approach in lifting the current containment measures and its recognition of the importance of cross-border transport systems to enabling the free movement of people, […]

Freight Forwarders Ask Ground Handlers To Fully Justify Surcharges.

The head of the UK’s trade association that represents freight forwarders and logistics companies says its members are querying whether surcharges being introduced by air cargo ground handling service providers are justifiable in the current economic circumstances. Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association states: “Every participant in international supply chains is […]

Urgent Logistic Change And 60,000 Drivers Needed – But Who Will Manage It All?

‘Scale and pace’ is the imperative for supply chain transformations in this time of crisis. A critical need for a further 60,000 home delivery drivers is just one concern – managing complex transformations is another. Could skilled interim managers be a vital resource in the rush to effect fast change? By Leigh Anderson, Managing Director, […]

Logistics Added To Digital Agency’s Offering In Response To Corona Problems.

Logistics isn’t usually found on the service list of a digital agency but a forward-thinking firm has teamed up with a distribution firm to add it to theirs. The idea was hatched after Kent-based Kayo helped save a farming business from closure by creating them an e-commerce website with logistics automation via their website. Now, […]