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Trane Technologies’ Thermo King to deliver all-electric, zero-emission solutions for end-to-end cold chain by 2023

Trane Technologies’ Thermo King to deliver all-electric,  zero-emission solutions for end-to-end cold chain by 2023

Thermo King, a brand of Trane Technologies, will invest more than $100 million over the next three years to deliver a fully electric product in every segment of the cold chain by 2023.

Continental, DPD Switzerland and Futuricum show the way forward for e-mobility in the transport sector with a world record

Continental, DPD Switzerland and Futuricum show the way forward for e-mobility in the transport sector with a world record

Covering a total of 1,099 kilometres, the private express and package service provider, DPD Switzerland, the e-truck brand, Futuricum and premium tyre manufacturer, Continental have secured the Guinness World Records title for the longest distance covered by an electric truck without a charging stop.

DCC Technology forms Exertis North America Business Unit

DCC Technology forms Exertis North America Business Unit

DCC Technology, an international technology value added distribution specialist with businesses in 20 countries including the US, Canada, Europe, and the Middle East, has formed a new business unit, Exertis North America, to manage the operations of its recent acquisitions Jam Industries and Stampede.  

Driver shortage crisis: Grant 10,000 temporary visas to EU workers, says Logistics UK

Driver shortage crisis: Grant 10,000 temporary visas to EU workers, says Logistics UK

Government must prioritise the granting of 10,000 temporary work visas to encourage EU drivers to return to support the UK’s supply chain, according to business group Logistics UK.

Give logistics businesses time to implement new apprenticeship standard, says Logistics UK

Give logistics businesses time to implement new apprenticeship standard, says Logistics UK

The introduction of a new Apprenticeship category for HGV drivers, enabling them to drive HGVs and trailers (or C+E as categorised on their driving licence), has been welcomed by business group Logistics UK as a positive step in building and retaining the workforce of tomorrow.

Prologis snaps up Park Royal site for last mile logistics hub

Prologis snaps up Park Royal site for last mile logistics hub

Prologis, the UK owner and developer of industrial logistics parks has acquired a 150,000 sq ft unit in Park Royal, London, in an off-market purchase and leaseback for approximately £70 million.

Vanderlande invests in Smart Robotics platform technology

Vanderlande invests in Smart Robotics platform technology

Vanderlande will obtain a minority shareholder interest in the robotics development company Smart Robotics, which is based in Best near Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Animal 'rips' omnichannel retailing with Indigo WMS

Animal 'rips' omnichannel retailing with Indigo WMS

Founded by two surfers in 1987, board sportswear brand Animal is now a £26m fashion brand. The company has evolved to become an omnichannel business with three streams – wholesale, retail and ecommerce.

Wincanton celebrates safety win at CILT Annual Awards

Wincanton celebrates safety win at CILT Annual Awards

Wincanton has celebrated success after being announced as the winner of the Safety Award at the CILT Annual Awards.

Digital Supply Chain Conference 2018

Digital Supply Chain Conference 2018

Adapting to a Digital World - Agile, Collaborative and Innovative Supply Chain Management

Taking place on the 30-31 January, 2018, in Amsterdam, the conference has been designed to deliver insight from international experts on how they are developing enhanced, agile and connected supply chains through digital technology

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