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Transport and Distribution are key considerations when planning for the movement of goods, people or animals from one location to another. Choosing the right mode of transport is essential to ensure your consignment is moved in the most efficient and cost-effective way. There are four ways of freight forwarding- road, rail, air and sea. Freight or goods may be moved using some or a combination of all of these modes of transport. The type of transportation is determined by factors such as distance, location, size and weight of cargo and the type of infrastructure available such as roads, railways, airways, waterways, canals, airports, railway stations.

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SEKO Logistics partners with ShipStation to give eCommerce merchants access to cross-border and international parcel solutions

SEKO Logistics partners with ShipStation to give eCommerce merchants access to cross-border and international parcel solutions

SEKO Logistics is partnering with ShipStation, the web-based eCommerce shipping solution, to increase its eCommerce merchants’ ability to grow in new cross-border markets.

New technology launched offering heavy fleet wheel and tyre security

New technology launched offering heavy fleet wheel and tyre security

UK technology company Wheely-Safe has launched the Michelin Wheel Security and Tyre Pressure Management System Heavy Fleet for truck, bus, coach, trailer and heavy plant operators – designed to tackle the global issues of wheel loss and brake and hub overheating.

CEVA Logistics upgrades its 2021 expectations

CEVA Logistics upgrades its 2021 expectations

CEVA Logistics AG has announced that its revised strategic plan which includes three key levers to accelerate top-line growth and improve profitability.

Bibby Distribution does the double at Freight Hero and Ecodriving Hero awards

Bibby Distribution does the double at Freight Hero and Ecodriving Hero awards

Bibby Distribution’s cast-iron commitment to cutting its carbon footprint has seen the logistics provider win the Freight Hero and Ecodriving Hero awards from the Energy Saving Trust, in partnership with the Department of Transport.

Kerry Logistics Garners Two Honours at the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards

Kerry Logistics Garners Two Honours at the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited has announced that the Group has won two honours at the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards: The “Asia Pacific Logistics Service Provider of the Year” and the “Asia Pacific Road Transportation Service Provider of the Year”.

Blackmores Machinery Haulage turns to Andover Trailers for heavy-duty forklift carrier

Blackmores Machinery Haulage turns to Andover Trailers for heavy-duty forklift carrier

Somerset-based Blackmores Machinery Haulage has taken delivery of a new bespoke-built forklift trailer from Andover Trailers – its first from the Hampshire manufacturer.

Fortec Distribution joins forces with WCG to introduce students to logistics

Fortec Distribution joins forces with WCG to introduce students to logistics

The Fortec Distribution Network has joined forces with WCG to help deliver a new initiative to give students an insight into logistics and the good careers available within the sector.

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

Volga-Dnepr Airlines (VDA), the carrier of oversize and super heavy shipments by air, and Kintetsu World Express France (KWE) have expertly orchestrated a charter flight from Paris-Vatry, France, to Damman, Saudi Arabia, transporting an 11,000 horsepower Alstom motorized pump.

Apprentice power tapped by Royal Mail and the Cartwright Group

Apprentice power tapped by Royal Mail and the Cartwright Group

Trailer manufacturer, the Cartwright Group, has embarked on an exciting new initiative by swapping apprentices with one of its biggest customers, Royal Mail, to provide greater insight into each of the individual operations.

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets appoints Head of Logistics to support growing Sector Specialists team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets appoints Head of Logistics to support growing Sector Specialists team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (‘AXA IM - Real Assets’) has appointed Thomas Karmann as Head of Logistics, effective immediately.

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