[Photo: iStock/alex-mit]
04/08/2016

A roller coaster ride in spring

Transport barometer

In the 2nd quarter of the year the European transport market recorded a slight cargo overhang with an average cargo to cargo space ratio of 52:48.

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[Photo: Scania CV AB]
02/08/2016

e-highway

High voltage for the highway

Sweden has opened the world’s first e-highway, where trucks can drive with electricity from overhead cables.

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[Photo: Volvo]
28/07/2016

Platooning

Please move up!

Safer, more efficient and even fuel-saving – these are the benefits promised by platooning technology. However, whether we will soon see rows of trucks driving closely behind each other on motorways is not only a question of technology, but especially of politics.

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[Photo: Syngenta]
26/07/2016

Syngenta

Pulling all the strings

The outsourcing of logistics is key of Syngenta’s strategy. The leading global agricultural group with headquarters in Basel relies on fourth-party logistics providers (4PL). And that’s where DHL comes into play.

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[Photo: iStock/Stefanolunardi]
21/07/2016

"War for talent"

Attractive offers

Sustainable human resources policy enables small and medium sized logistics companies to gain ground in the “war for talent”.

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[Photo: Ellen Lohr]
19/07/2016

Rallye Dakar

On the fast track

Tracking solution by Agheera works even in the remotest areas.

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