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UPS tests drone-based package deliveries Supply chain management solutions provider UPS has tested a drone that launches from a package vehicle and autonomously delivers a package to a home before returning to the truck. Freight > Air > News
UPS tests drone-based package deliveries By LBR Staff Writer
Supply chain management solutions provider UPS has tested a drone that launches from a package vehicle and autonomously delivers a package to a home before returning to the truck.
Freight > Air > News C.H. Robinson opens new offices in Asia and Canada C.H. Robinson is expanding its global footprint by acquiring APC Logistics and by opening offices in Asia and Canada.
News Prologis leases distribution centre to Cormar Carpets in Hemel Hempstead, UK Prologis has leased 122, 730ft² of space to Cormar Carpets, at its distribution centre Hemel Hempstead in the UK.
Services > Contract Logistics > News
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics opens new production facility in Germany By LBR Staff Writer
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) has opened a new production facility in Constance, Germany, for postal, parcel and airport logistics.
Supply Chain > News Reo Logistics buys US firm Concepts West By LBR Staff Writer
Reo Logistics has acquired US firm Concepts West to provide enhanced supply chain solutions for the customers.
Supply Chain > News Omnitracs partners with Peloton on driver-assistive truck platooning system Omnitracs has entered into a partnership with Peloton Technology on driver-assistive truck platooning and development of combined fleet management solutions.
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UPS tests drone-based package deliveries
By LBR Staff Writer
Supply chain management solutions provider UPS has tested a drone that launches from a package vehicle and autonomously delivers a package to a home before returning to the truck.
Freight > Air > News
Pall-Ex acquires Shears Brothers and Bowden Transport
By LBR Staff Writer
European palletised freight network Pall-Ex has acquired two of its members, Dorset-based Shears Brothers and Bowden Transport, based in Essex.
Freight > Rail & Road > News

Services

C.H. Robinson opens new offices in Asia and Canada
C.H. Robinson is expanding its global footprint by acquiring APC Logistics and by opening offices in Asia and Canada.
News
Prologis leases distribution centre to Cormar Carpets in Hemel Hempstead, UK
Prologis has leased 122, 730ft² of space to Cormar Carpets, at its distribution centre Hemel Hempstead in the UK.
Services > Contract Logistics > News

Transport Infrastructure

C.H. Robinson opens new offices in Asia and Canada
C.H. Robinson is expanding its global footprint by acquiring APC Logistics and by opening offices in Asia and Canada.
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print24.com introduces new fast delivery service in UK
Online printer UNITEDPRINT, the owner of brand print24.com, has introduced a new standard and express delivery with fast delivery times for its product portfolio within the UK.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics opens new production facility in Germany
By LBR Staff Writer
Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) has opened a new production facility in Constance, Germany, for postal, parcel and airport logistics.
Supply Chain > News
Reo Logistics buys US firm Concepts West
By LBR Staff Writer
Reo Logistics has acquired US firm Concepts West to provide enhanced supply chain solutions for the customers.
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

DP World signs MoU to assess hyperloop for cargo transport
By LBR Staff Writer
DP World has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with US-based Hyperloop One to explore the role of innovation in the future of world trade.
Freight > Ocean > News
Tesoro closes acquisition of marketing and logistics assets in Alaska
By LBR Staff Writer
Tesoro, through its affiliates Tesoro Alaska Company and Tesoro Alaska Terminals, has closed the previously announced acquisition of Flint Hills Resources' (FHR) wholesale marketing and logistics assets in Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska.
Transport Infrastructure > News




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