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Panalpina establishes new supply chain business unit Third-party logistics provider Panalpina has established a new entity to focus more on expanding global supply chain management services. Supply Chain > News
St. George Logistics acquires Channel Distribution St. George Logistics (STG), North America’s provider of specialty 3PL and transportation services critical to the global supply chain, has acquired Channel Distribution (CDC).
Supply Chain > News Panalpina establishes new supply chain business unit By LBR Staff Writer
Third-party logistics provider Panalpina has established a new entity to focus more on expanding global supply chain management services.
Supply Chain > News Cargotec develops intelligent cargo handling with Global IoT connectivity services from Orange Business Services Orange Business Services and Cargotec have signed a three-year, multimillion euro agreement for worldwide IoT connectivity that helps Cargotec keep goods moving efficiently and safely.
Supply Chain > News
Yusen Logistics opens second warehouse facility in Laredo, Texas By LBR Staff Writer
Third party logistics (3PL) provider Yusen Logistics (Americas) has opened a second warehouse in Laredo, Texas, in a bid to expand cross-border operations in the region.
Supply Chain > News DHL, Air Hong Kong sign 15-year block-space agreement By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Express extended its Air Hong Kong (AHK) agreement, which grants the express services provider access to AHK’s overnight air services.
Supply Chain > News Solaris acquires Railtronix to expand supply chain digitalization capabilities Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure has acquired the assets of Railtronix, a leading provider of real-time inventory management solutions for proppant mining, rail shipping and transloading operations.
Supply Chain > News

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Freight

Port Canaveral completes basin and container berth deepening project
Port Canaveral has completed the deepening of the West Turning Basin, which now allows deeper draft access to the Port's container cargo facility operated by GT USA at North Cargo Berth 5 and 6.
Freight > Ocean > News
Anheuser-Busch orders 40 Tesla electric self-driving trucks
By LBR Staff Writer
US brewing firm Anheuser-Busch has ordered 40 Tesla semi-trucks, as part of its efforts to reduce the environmental impact and enhance operational efficiency.
Freight > Rail & Road > News

Services

ArrowXL wins four-year delivery contract from Smeg UK
By LBR Staff Writer
UK-based two-person home delivery firm ArrowXL has secured a four-year contract from home appliance manufacturer Smeg UK.
Services > 3PL/4PL > News
Fiege secures logistics contract from textile retailer Palmers
By LBR Staff Writer
Germany-based contract logistics provider Fiege has secured contract from Austria’s textile retailer Palmers Textil.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Transport Infrastructure

Fiege secures logistics contract from textile retailer Palmers
By LBR Staff Writer
Germany-based contract logistics provider Fiege has secured contract from Austria’s textile retailer Palmers Textil.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
DHL announces EUR335m investment to expand Central Asia Hub in Hong Kong
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Express, along with the Airport Authority Hong Kong, will invest around €335m for expanding its Central Asia Hub (CAH) in Hong Kong.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

St. George Logistics acquires Channel Distribution
St. George Logistics (STG), North America’s provider of specialty 3PL and transportation services critical to the global supply chain, has acquired Channel Distribution (CDC).
Supply Chain > News
Panalpina establishes new supply chain business unit
By LBR Staff Writer
Third-party logistics provider Panalpina has established a new entity to focus more on expanding global supply chain management services.
Supply Chain > News

Logistics Technology

Bibby Distribution LPG vehicles cut cost and carbon for Unipart Rail
Bibby Distribution has converted five MAN tractor units to dual fuel LPG for Unipart Rail, which will save up to £200,000 of fuel and cut CO ₂ emissions by 10 per cent over the next five years.
Sustainability > News
Volkswagen Group joins Clean Shipping Network
By LBR Staff Writer
German automaker Volkswagen Group has joined the association of cargo owners, Clean Shipping Network.
Sustainability > News

Sustainability

Menzies Distribution acquires Gnewt Cargo
By LBR Staff Writer
Logistics firm Menzies Distribution has purchased Gnewt Cargo, a company which uses electric vans to make deliveries in London, UK.
Transport Infrastructure > News
Odyssey Logistics secures equity investment from Jordan Company
An affiliate of private equity firm, Jordan Company, has entered into a definitive agreement to become the new majority shareholder in Odyssey Logistics & Technology.
Transport Infrastructure > News




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