Kuehne+Nagel has entered in long-term strategic partnership with Pepco. The European-based company is a leading fast growing retailer offering apparel for the entire family and household products at very low prices and has been present in the Romanian market since 2015. Launching in 2023, the partnership with Pepco entails warehousing and automation services for the […]
Sept. 19, 2022 | Hellmann Worldwide Logistics is opening a new warehouse location totaling 18,000 m² in Oelde, Germany, from which it will ensure production supplies to the world’s largest CLAAS plant in Harsewinkel. Initially, the logistics provider is putting 9,000 m² of warehouse space into operation, with a further 9,000 m² to be occupied […]
Liverpool – Maersk is pleased to announce a new multi-year partnership with JCB, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of construction and agricultural equipment and related services. JCB is one of the largest privately-owned companies in the UK.
Under the agreement, Maersk will become the new global Lead Logistics Provider (LLP) for JCB offering end-to-end supply chain management services and management of their appointed third-party warehousing provider. To oversee JCB’s end-to-end supply chain, Maersk will establish a global control tower in the United Kingdom, three regional control towers in the United States, China and India to provide ocean, air, road, and rail cargo services.
Maersk will also deliver consolidation and customs services for JCB across various locations and manage its UK warehouse provider on a LLP basis, Unipart Logistics.
Renovation focused on eco-efficiency and safety • New site in Tilburg, Netherlands, due to increasing transport volume DB Schenker, one of the world’s leading global logistics providers, has reopened a sustainable logistics terminal in Tilburg in the Netherlands. After undergoing a modernisation in 2021, the terminal has now been awarded by Deutsche Bahn as the […]
Steffen Bersch, CEO of the SSI SCHAEFER Group, leading provider of modular warehousing and logistics solutions, was elected as the new Chairman of the VDMA Materials Handling and Intralogistics Association, which has over 240 member companies, on February 01, 2022. He succeeds Gordon Riske, former CEO of KION Group AG. “I would like to thank […]
DB Schenker has implemented AutoStore in order to optimize logistics solutions for e-commerce customers • Logistics center in Gothenburg offers unique flexibility for sustainable omnichannel solutions. DB Schenker has successfully implemented AutoStore, an automated goods-to-person system, in order to improve logistics for MQ Marqet, a leading retailer for high-quality fashion in Sweden. The automated online […]
Hannover. Exhibitors at HANNOVER MESSE 2022, which runs 30 May–2 June, present solutions to the global challenges of climate change. How do they develop such products? By combining digitalization, artificial intelligence, automation, and sustainable energy concepts. Numerous exhibiting companies participate in the Call for Papers to present their concepts, technologies and best practices to a global […]
The pandemic has re-emphasized the importance of working as efficiently as possible. To do so, companies have begun to use artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the Internet of Things to do all things supply chain related. Companies that have chosen to implement the technology are fairing better than those operating manually. The supply chain continues […]
Hot on the heels of its September announcement that Munich would be the site of its first European investment into fulfillment centre automation, European leader in e-grocery delivery service Rohlik Group (“Rohlik”) is now announcing additional automation for Hamburg, Vienna and Prague in 2022, bringing the total investment to 45 million EUR. The AutoStore system […]
The Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML) has successfully validated SSI SCHAEFER software in the validation of Warehouse Management System (WMS) solutions. With the help of the manufacturer-independent “WMS Online Selection”, Fraunhofer IML supports companies in selecting the optimal suitable WMS and provider. The validation signet once again confirms the quality of SSI SCHAEFER software […]