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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TruckProtect tops 100,000 sales of anti-fuel theft device

TruckProtect tops 100,000 sales of anti-fuel theft device

TruckProtect has sold over 100,000 units of its commercial vehicle anti-fuel theft device.

Third-party logistics providers play key role in integration, sustainability and security of the supply chain

Third-party logistics providers play key role in integration, sustainability and security of the supply chain

Capgemini, Georgia Institute of Technology, Oracle and DHL release the thirteenth annual Third Party Logistics Study.

Joining forces for go green logistics

Joining forces for go green logistics

Recent reports in the national media have shown that big players in the food and drink retail industry are joining forces with their competition regarding transport in an attempt to reduce their impact on the environment.

Tompkins Associates transportation services and new VP meet needs of volatile economy

Tompkins Associates transportation services and new VP meet needs of volatile economy

Tompkins Associates has named transportation expert Don Anderson as Vice President of Transportation Services.

A Kerr & Co Haulage adds SLX unit to fleet

A Kerr & Co Haulage adds SLX unit to fleet

Scottish-based haulage company, A Kerr & Co Haulage, has been a Thermo King customer for five years with a growing fleet currently comprising of eight units.

New Freepost design from Schmitz Cargobull

New Freepost design from Schmitz Cargobull

Trailer manufacturer Schmitz Cargobull has introduced a number of new features to its popular Freepost curtainsider trailer.

Continental Express hit a century

Continental Express hit a century

Continental Express Transport Ltd has taken delivery of 24 new Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers.

MAN presents new truck configurator for the Trucknology Generation

MAN presents new truck configurator for the Trucknology Generation

MAN Nutzfahrzeuge provides online orientation for (prospective) customers / Configurator to be active on 30 MAN national websites.

New trailers built and delivered in five days

New trailers built and delivered in five days

Schmitz Cargobull UK Ltd is offering what are thought to be the shortest lead times available from any UK-based trailer manufacturer.

TNT says sure we can

TNT says sure we can

TNT has launched a new global strap line - sure we can - which will be appearing across its Express and Post businesses on all vehicles, aircraft and in communication materials and campaigns.

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