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Mar 27, 2015

The flow of essential medical supplies, transportation activities and demand for medical personnel are some of the logistics-oriented features that depend on the available information regarding disease’s progression. Highly sophisticated systems in business supply chain and relevant technologies like RFID could also be adopted in the case of epidemics containment.

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Reports and Analysis

Five Alternatives to Solve the Automotive...

Mar 25, 2015

DHL Global Forwarding white paper analyses issue of talent shortage in the automotive sector and suggests options for solving the problem

Women in Logistics: International Women’s day

Mar 24, 2015

March 8th is International Women’s day. We at eft decided to look back at some of the milestones we’ve seen throughout the last year in the...

Executive Insights

Plan Better Truck Routes

Feb 17, 2015

It’s not so long ago that route planning, fleet optimization, and driver allocation relied almost exclusively on the guile, instincts, and experience...

Top 25 LTL Carriers 2013

Jul 24, 2014

This article from G-Force Shipping & Consulting lists the 25 top LTL Carriers of 2013

Features and Opinion

The Logistics of Epidemics: How the Supply Chain...

Mar 27, 2015

The flow of essential medical supplies, transportation activities and demand for medical personnel are some of the logistics-oriented features that...

Strategy For Logistics Service Providers

Mar 26, 2015

A strategy identifies challenges, issues and risks with markets and their dynamics; and, going forward, can set the direction where the company is...

North America

A Quick Glance Into The Logistics Market - March...

Mar 24, 2015

Georgia Logistics compiles a monthly set of facts and figures regarding the Logistics Markets. We selected a few facts to share with you.

North American 2015 3PL Awards Top 5 Released

Mar 17, 2015

The awards celebrate the top 3PLs in 8 different industry verticals for excellence in service delivery as selected by leading manufacturers and...

Europe

IJS Global and H.Essers Announce New Strategic...

Jan 26, 2015

Global forwarder IJS Global is teaming up with Brussels-based logistics provider H.Essers.

Strategic cooperation between Stena Line and Mann...

Jan 12, 2015

Stena Line and Mann Lines announced that they have launched a joint RoRo service in the North Sea and Baltic as part of wider cooperation agreement...

South America

Brazil: The Road Better Taken?

Sep 19, 2014

Brazil’s performance in the 2014 Emerging Markets survey mirrors real life – a dividing narrative is pitching Brazil’s potential against its failure...

How significant will the Americas region be to...

Mar 22, 2012

Much has already been written about the possible benefits of UPS's acquisition of TNT Express concerning the European market, but what about the...

Middle East/Africa

DHL Express strengthens Africa's links with...

Sep 2, 2014

Updated report on DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa’s top import & export trade lanes

ZIM Q2 2014 Results

Aug 28, 2014

ZIM concludes second quarter with about $29 million EBITDA and around $19 million operating cash flow

Asia-Pacific

DHL invests S$140M to build South Asia Hub

Mar 10, 2015

Singapore – DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, unveiled the blueprint of DHL Express South Asia Hub, a 24-hour...

Japan’s Kintetsu World Express pays premium to...

Feb 17, 2015

Singapore’s NOL today sealed the sale of its APL Logistics division to Japanese logistics provider Kintetsu World Express (KWE), in one of the...

Latin America

The Delmar Group Continues Global Expansion With...

Dec 10, 2014

Delmar Logistica (Mexico) S.A.P.I. de C.V. will operate as an international freight forwarder, consolidator, and customs broker headquartered in...

Hapag-Lloyd and CSAV Merger One Step Closer

Nov 10, 2014

Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defence (CADE) has given an unconditional clearance to the proposed merger of the container shipping...