Kuehne+Nagel partners with Pepco entails warehousing and automation services

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 […]

JCB appoints Maersk as its new global lead Logistics Provider (LLP)

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.

CEO of the SSI SCHAEFER Group Steffen Bersch chairs VDMA Materials Handling and Intralogistics Association

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 is driving warehouse automation in Sweden

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 […]

Digitalization and sustainability: Key Topics at HANNOVER MESSE 2022

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 […]

SSI SCHAEFER Software successfully validated again

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 […]