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DHL launches Saloodo digital platform in the U.K.

DHL launches Saloodo digital platform in the U.K.

August 31, 2017 at 4:55 pm 0 comments

Deutsche Post DHL’s digital freight platform Saloodo expanded into the United Kingdom, marking another step forward in the freight forwarding industry’s march into the technology age – as well as another step towards the eventual Brexit. The new launch offers transport services within the U.K., and between the U.K. andRead More

Donate to Harvey Airlink relief when you sign up for ELEVATE by Sept. 8

Donate to Harvey Airlink relief when you sign up for ELEVATE by Sept. 8

August 30, 2017 at 5:55 pm 0 comments

Here at Air Cargo World, we dedicate ourselves to providing relief efforts to those in need in times of disaster. That’s why we work closely with Airlink, a 24/7 humanitarian response organization that links pre-qualified nonprofits with airlines. We’re donating 5 percent of each ELEVATE 2017 registration completed through Friday,Read More

In wake of Harvey, help from logistics industry pours in

In wake of Harvey, help from logistics industry pours in

August 30, 2017 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

As the last remnants of Tropical Storm Harvey makes its way inland, the logistics industry is beginning to assess the damage to the nation’s supply chain following what has been called the large single rain event ever recorded in the continental United States. And with this assessment, 3PLs and supplyRead More

Unexpected eats: Panalpina’s top 5 fastest-growing perishables markets

Unexpected eats: Panalpina’s top 5 fastest-growing perishables markets

August 29, 2017 at 12:16 am 0 comments

Feeling hungry? Care for some Scottish soft-shelled crabs? Perhaps followed by fresh Serbian raspberries for dessert? According to third-party logistics giant Panalpina, these somewhat unusual pairings of cuisine and country of origin are becoming increasingly popular as the world’s appetite grows for fresh (not frozen), exotic international fare. From AzerbaijanRead More

DHL looks to Cambodia, Thailand as next growth frontiers in Asia

DHL looks to Cambodia, Thailand as next growth frontiers in Asia

August 25, 2017 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

With ongoing expansions and new delivery programs increasing DHL Supply Chain’s footprint in Asia already in 2017, the logistics provider is maintaining that pace in the region with the new announcement that it has set its sights on Cambodia and Thailand. DHL announced plans today to invest more than €70Read More

Panalpina juices organic perishables business with Certysis license

Panalpina juices organic perishables business with Certysis license

August 23, 2017 at 6:00 pm 0 comments

The fresh avocados that Panalpina ships to Euorpean grocers just got a little greener. The Swiss forwarder’s hub at Luxembourg Airport (LUX) has been officially licensed by bio-certification group Certysis to ship organic fruits and vegetables. Panalpina is now the only licensed 3PL to handle organic produce at LUX. LuxembourgRead More

CEVA adds temperature control at Dublin facility

CEVA adds temperature control at Dublin facility

August 22, 2017 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

New pharma shipping and handling options at CEVA Logistics’ Irish outpost are evidence that the country’s “bio boom” is still going strong. The supply-chain management company  has introduced  a temperature-controlled “building-within-a-building” at its warehouse in Dublin to handle temperature sensitive pharmaceutical shipments. The 15,000-square-foot facility is authorized under the HealthRead More

DHL gains CEIV certification in Hamburg, Frankfurt

DHL gains CEIV certification in Hamburg, Frankfurt

August 22, 2017 at 4:39 pm 0 comments

DHL Global Forwarding’s airfreight stations in Frankfurt and Hamburg received IATA’s CEIV pharma certification for life sciences and healthcare. The company also said that it was expediting the certification of its other facilities, as it pushes to lock in market share in the high-margin pharma transport business. DHL began seekingRead More