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Nexans partners globally with Shippeo

Nexans has signed a long-term partnership agreement with Shippeo, a European leader in supply chain visibility, to implement an innovative new digital service that leverages automation and artificial intelligence to expand future capabilities of its global transport operations. The partnership will accelerate Nexans’s vision for enhanced customer satisfaction and business evolution by creating an agile, data-driven supply chain supported by state-of-the-art technology. Digitalization will enable Nexans to deliver value-added services

Warehouse

TT Club highlights significant changes

The latest version of the RHA conditions of carriage (2020)* were released last year, effective 1 September. TT highlights changes to three clauses in particular: protecting carriers’ obligations if delays in transit result from the customer’s omission, clarifying the issue of liabilities for loading and unloading cargo from the vehicle, and providing a useful definition of ‘commencement of transit’ with its implications on liability in the event of damage or

Nexans partners globally with Shippeo

Nexans has signed a long-term partnership agreement with Shippeo, a European leader in supply chain visibility, to implement an innovative new digital service that leverages automation and artificial intelligence to expand future capabilities of its global transport operations. The partnership will accelerate Nexans’s vision for enhanced customer satisfaction and business evolution by creating an agile, data-driven supply chain supported by state-of-the-art technology. Digitalization will enable Nexans to deliver value-added services

A logistics maturity score

In order to help brands assess their e-Commerce logistics capabilities, leading global logistics provider GEODIS, in collaboration with professional services consultancy Accenture, has devised a methodological approach to measure the level of e-Commerce readiness. Called “Maturity Score”, it determines challenges brands have to face to rapidly adapt their logistics infrastructure to changing retail purchasing habits. In their recent, original research study of brands developing their e-Commerce sales channels[1], GEODIS and

A logistics maturity score

In order to help brands assess their e-Commerce logistics capabilities, leading global logistics provider GEODIS, in collaboration with professional services consultancy Accenture, has devised a methodological approach to measure the level of e-Commerce readiness. Called “Maturity Score”, it determines challenges brands have to face to rapidly adapt their logistics infrastructure to changing retail purchasing habits. In their recent, original research study of brands developing their e-Commerce sales channels[1], GEODIS and

Connecting China with Europe

Saudia Cargo has announced the signing of cargo agreement with one of the leading IT and logistics operator, Cainiao Network– the logistic arm of Alibaba Group – to support e-commerce operations between China and Europe by operating five weekly flights from Hong Kong to Liege in Belgium with Riyadh city as a connection point. These flights will form a sky bridge between Asia and Europe to cater to the high

Connecting China with Europe

Saudia Cargo has announced the signing of cargo agreement with one of the leading IT and logistics operator, Cainiao Network– the logistic arm of Alibaba Group – to support e-commerce operations between China and Europe by operating five weekly flights from Hong Kong to Liege in Belgium with Riyadh city as a connection point. These flights will form a sky bridge between Asia and Europe to cater to the high

Connecting China with Europe

Saudia Cargo has announced the signing of cargo agreement with one of the leading IT and logistics operator, Cainiao Network– the logistic arm of Alibaba Group – to support e-commerce operations between China and Europe by operating five weekly flights from Hong Kong to Liege in Belgium with Riyadh city as a connection point. These flights will form a sky bridge between Asia and Europe to cater to the high

FTA

Freeports revealed in the Budget announcement

UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled a roster of eight English freeports in the Budget announcement. The freeports will be low-tariff business zones created to stimulate trade and investment in the wake of Brexit and the coronavirus crisis. One advantage of freeports is that companies operating there are able to import components without tariffs, complete the manufacturing process and then export finished products or sell them in the UK. The initiative

What do the coming months hold for logistics?

Sarah Laouadi, European and International Policy Manager, Logistics UK discusses the end of the post-Brexit grace period and what it means for the logistics industry From April 2021, various grace periods and temporary measures designed to ease the transition to the post-Brexit trading environment will come to an end. In this article, Sarah Laouadi, European and International Policy Manager at Logistics UK, provides an overview of what traders can expect