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cargo-partner acquires Repalog in Germany

cargo-partner acquires Repalog in Germany

As part of its ongoing growth in the e-commerce sector, the international transport and info-logistics provider, cargo-partner, has joined forces with the German fulfilment and last-mile specialist Repalog.

Tech drives UK logistics deal activity

Tech drives UK logistics deal activity

UK logistics deal activity was driven by technology businesses, according to the latest Q1 figures.

Nearly half of the 15 transactions completed in the logistics sector in the first quarter of 2021 involved software businesses, such as fleet telematics, workforce and supply chain management, shipment tracking solutions and warehouse management systems.

UK importers are still reeling from increased Brexit costs and delays

UK importers are still reeling from increased Brexit costs and delays

New Government figures reveal that many businesses are still overwhelmed by the impact of Brexit. Over 39% of importers reported they are still struggling with new customs duties and 38.6% were battling with increased transport costs.

UNICEF, with support from DP World, sends critical supplies to help fight COVID-19 surge in India

UNICEF, with support from DP World, sends critical supplies to help fight COVID-19 surge in India

UNICEF has sent additional critical lifesaving supplies to India, including two million face shields and 200,000 surgical masks.

Johnston Logistics UK invests in upgrades ahead of busy summer

Johnston Logistics UK invests in upgrades ahead of busy summer

Logistics provider Johnston Logistics UK is preparing for an anticipated bumper summer by investing in spring improvements to key facilities.

XPO Logistics once again named by Forbes as a Best Company to Work For in Spain

XPO Logistics once again named by Forbes as a Best Company to Work For in Spain

XPO Logistics, the global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has been named one of the Forbes 50 best companies to work for in Spain for the third straight year.

XPO Logistics announces Bill Fraine as Chief Commercial Officer for GXO Logistics spin-off

XPO Logistics announces Bill Fraine as Chief Commercial Officer for GXO Logistics spin-off

XPO Logistics has announced that Bill Fraine will become the chief commercial officer of GXO Logistics, Inc., the intended spin-off of XPO's logistics business. He will be responsible for leading GXO's go-to-market activities, with a focus on aligning growth with long-term value creation when the planned separation is complete.

Aztek signs major distribution deal with The Source Bulk Foods Company

Aztek signs major distribution deal with The Source Bulk Foods Company

Hertfordshire-based Aztek Logistics has secured a major palletised distribution deal with The Source Bulk Foods, an international zero-waste food and household product brand that is helping consumers ditch plastic packaging and live more sustainably.

Singapore Airlines awards Brussels Airport cargo handling contract to WFS

Singapore Airlines awards Brussels Airport cargo handling contract to WFS

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has expanded its partnership with Singapore Airlines with the awarding of a new contract by the airline in Brussels and renewals of existing agreements in Paris, London and Manchester.

U-Freight says Suez crisis is boosting its China-Europe rail freight service

U-Freight says Suez crisis is boosting its China-Europe rail freight service

With increasing volumes of cargo being experienced on its LCL and FCL rail freight services between China and Europe, the U-Freight Group says that the recent problems in the Suez Canal have made the transport of freight by rail from China into Europe look all the more attractive.

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