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20/11/2018

Electric trucks

Enormous potential with a question mark

2.25 million electric powered trucks up until 2025 – that is the market potential for zero emission transport vehicles estimated by recognized experts. Provided that new business models, improved battery technology and public infrastructure are going to keep in sync with future requirements.

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13/11/2018

Digital tachograph

The data allrounder

A new digital subtenant will be moving into the cab – a tachograph of the newest generation. The modern trip recorder is fully networked and provides many new applications.

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01/11/2018

Readers survey - take part and win

How do you like DHL Freight Connections?

Several times a week we update this website to provide you stories about current topics within the logistics industry and the most important developments at DHL Freight. But how do you like it?

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01/11/2018

Food waste

It's rubbish, isn't it?

The world population is growing constantly. Nearly 7.6 billion people live on Earth and accordingly the need for food is on the rise. Nevertheless, enormous amounts of groceries end up in the trash. Intelligent logistics solutions can help!

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30/10/2018

Transport of goods

“I can’t imagine a world without pallets”

Three cheers for the pallet! This standardized load-carrying device enables a safe transport of goods around the globe, and ensures truck space is used even more efficiently. Thomas Thiele is responsible for the management of central loading equipment at DHL Freight Germany. Here, he explains the importance of effective pallet management.

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11/10/2018

Interview

“More mobility with less emissions”

Steffen Bilger, Federal Government Coordinator for Freight Transport and Logistics: Road freight transport of the future will become sustainable, digital, and intermodal.

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