Transport and Distribution & European transport News, Videos and Product Reviews

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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Bradbury Bros grows business thanks to APC Overnight

Bradbury Bros grows business thanks to APC Overnight

Motorcycle parts specialist Bradbury Bros has seen a 15 per cent growth in its business thanks to reliable next day parcel logistics from APC Overnight.

DHL signs five-year deal with latex supplier Synthomer

DHL signs five-year deal with latex supplier Synthomer

DHL Exel Supply Chains industrial sector has signed a five year deal to provide Synthomer, the global synthetic polymers business, with bulk transport services in the UK

Harsh, Russian winters prove no match for Thermo King's Magnum container

Harsh, Russian winters prove no match for Thermo King's Magnum container

Thermo King's Magnum container refrigeration unit performs like no other reefer on the market even in -35 degree C temperatures.

A growing market

A growing market

Spalding-based distributor FreshLinc has taken delivery of 11 new Schmitz Cargobull dual temperature trailers.

CEVA Logistics expands activities for Ford

CEVA Logistics has been chosen to operate the movement of parts in the production processes for Fords Engine and Transmission factory, in Taubat, So Paulo State.

EcoTrak fuel savings confirmed

EcoTrak fuel savings confirmed

CMS SupaTrak, in conjunction with haulage company Boarhunt, reports that it has proved it is possible to slash the cost of your fuel.

DHL wins EcoTherm Insulation distribution contract

DHL wins EcoTherm Insulation distribution contract

DHL Exel Supply Chain has been awarded a 10 million (12.6 million euro) contract to provide dedicated distribution services to EcoTherm Insulation (UK) Ltd, a world leader in rigid thermal insulation boards.

Keystone cooking oil biodiesel cuts fuel costs by 750,000

Keystone Distribution UK, the distribution partner for McDonalds UK, will slash 750,000 off fuel costs over the coming year by swapping diesel for converted cooking oil.

Fast forward to new Antwerp office for P&O Ferrymasters

Fast forward to new Antwerp office for P&O Ferrymasters

Growth opportunities in the European freight forwarding sector have prompted P&O Ferrymasters to open the companys third new commercial base of 2008 in Antwerp in Belgium.

TNT Sets Up New Gateway at Osaka Kansai International Airport

TNT, the global express and mail company, has announced the opening of its new International Gateway at Japans Osaka Kansai International Airport.

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