Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express Agree for Bilateral Feeder Network Cooperation

Logistics Manager

Transnational German-based cargo container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd has have concluded a Bilateral Strategic Feeder Network Cooperation Agreement with global transport company Ocean Network Express (ONE).

Supply Chain Operating Networks Create Supply Chain Rockstars

Talking Logistics

Some still have significant opportunities for additional efficiency gains, which can come from utilizing a B2B network to facilitate the buying and selling of products and services. B2B networks have evolved over the years from simple one-to-one connections to one-to-many connections.

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Unlocking The Benefits of Digital Supply Networks

Blue Grace Logistics

shippers are increasingly aware of the benefits of digital supply networks (DSNs), many “remain in the early phases” of adoption,” according to Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor for Supply Chain Management Review. .

Turkish Cargo Add Mexico City to their International Flight Network

Airfreight Logistics

Turkish Cargo , one the world’s fastest-growing air cargo carriers recently announced that Mexico City, the capital of Mexico will be added to their flight network. The post Turkish Cargo Add Mexico City to their International Flight Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

What are your peers saying about Supply Chain Network Design?

That's what Supply Chain Network Design is all about. Companies want to maximize service levels, but they also want to cut costs. How do you find the optimum balance? This report delves into the benefits of SCND as a process and what companies are looking for and struggling with when it comes to supportive technologies

5 ways to improve your supply chain network design


The influence of globalization and e-commerce has seen modern supply chain networks become increasingly complex with typical networks stretching across continents and supporting numerous market segments. Optimizing supply chain networks can prove challenging.

Ocean Network Express (ONE) Officially Commences Operations

Logistics Manager

Spanning oceans and continents as well as cultures and industries, the now officially launched Ocean Network Express (ONE) looks to deliver not only freight but also trust and security over a vast network of routes. Mr. Shinichi Sugiyama, Director Ocean Network Express (Thailand) Ltd.

JD.com unveils plans to study underground urban fulfillment network

DC Velocity

Chinese e-commerce giant launches "Urban Smart Logistics Institute" at Beijing supply chain summit. Transportation

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Transportation Network Optimization

Logistics Management

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Etihad Cargo Launch Revised Freighter Network

Airfreight Logistics

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Cargo , the cargo and logistics division Etihad Airways recently announced an overhaul of their global freighter network that will come into effect on the 1 st October 2018. The new route network will become more simplified while maximizing freighter-to-bellyhold flows.

Selling Online? What It Means for Your Logistics Network Design

Logistics Bureau

A common logistics network means simplification, efficiency, overall reduction of inventory and effort, and lower costs. However, even if the process of designing a network stays the same, no assumptions can be made about current logistics practices being optimised for online retail.

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Logistics Management

Your customers’ needs are dynamic and constantly changing; your transportation network should be in perfect tune

American Airlines Cargo Increases International Network Reach

Airfreight Logistics

American Airlines Cargo has increased the international footprint with the addition of General Sales Agents (GSAs) in three new destinations outside of their network. but they believe there is considerable demand for service to onward destinations across our network in Latin America.”

Baltimore joins Kenworth dealer network

Fleet Owner

Kenworth Mid Atlantic – Baltimore recently became the newest addition to Kenworth’s dealer network of more than 400 locations in the United States and Canada with its recent opening through a partnership between Tri-State Kenworth and Chesapeake Truc

Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Supply Chain Network Design new product introduction supply chainProduct and service innovation, driven by digital technologies, is key to gaining extra value from new product introductions. One particularly interesting development is the emergence of modular plants. Forecasting a NPI can be very difficult.

Logistics Network Analysis

Logistics Management

Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain

Ryder pumps up last-mile delivery network with facility expansions

DC Velocity

Aggressive growth in e-commerce space helps company meet demands of the "now economy," Ryder says. Transportation

Inttra adds Evergreen to shipping network

DC Velocity

Four new members of network will exchange digital shipping data. Transportation

Old Dominion expands service center network

DC Velocity

Carrier opens 3 new centers, relocates 2 more and renovates a sixth. . Transportation

Maersk Line Implements Change to their Asia-Europe Network

Logistics Manager

Denmark based Maersk Line recently announced several changes to their services connecting Europe with Asia, the changes are necessary to allow the company to focus on increasing the reliability of the world’s biggest and most extensive Asia-Europe network.

Continental buys Australian tyre network

Automotive Logistics

Continental plans to drive forward what is already a strong network of outlets and expand the existing product portfolio, said Ferdinand Hoyos, head of Continental’s passenger and light truck tyre business for Asia-Pacific.

Latam Cargo Increases European Freight Network

Airfreight Logistics

The growing demand in the region along with the need to provide alternatives to avoid the rising congestion levels at European airports was the key factor in creating the new service network. The post Latam Cargo Increases European Freight Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Seeing the Bigger Picture: How a Global Trade Network Can Create More Accurate KPIs

Talking Logistics

When you connect to a global trade network (GTN), you can benchmark your company’s performance against the performance of all the shippers in the network. By using the data in a global trade network to benchmark company performance metrics, you’re provided with a much clearer picture as to how well the company is performing. This is where you can begin to leverage the information produced by the larger global trade network.

Project44 lands $45 million in venture funds to reinforce growth in API network

DC Velocity

Firm has now collected $90 million for transportation visibility network. Technology

Streamline Your Supply Chain with a Network Analysis

CH Robinson Logistics

4 Signs It’s Time for a Network Analysis.Transportfolio. Company ABC engaged with their 3PL’s supply chain engineer team, who performed a network optimization analysis and made a final recommendation to eliminate 20 of the warehouse locations.

Want to be a digital forwarder? Join the unstoppable BPN Logistics Network

The LoadStar

BPN’s cloud application Buytasker™ allows freight forwarders to access multiple logistics networks on one platform, further expanding their worldwide partner reach and also receiving work from the global Buytasker customer network, to gain new business and customers.

Turkish Cargo Add Brussels to their Freighter Destination Network

Airfreight Logistics

One of the Worlds leading Air Cargo Carriers Turkish Cargo , has further strengthened their flight network with the recent addition of Brussels Airport in Belgium. The post Turkish Cargo Add Brussels to their Freighter Destination Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Thailand Distribution Network Design: Should You Optimise or Wait?

Logistics Bureau

Big changes are on the cards for Thailand’s transportation infrastructure, assuming the government’s plans to upgrade road and rail networks between now and 2022 come to fruition. No doubt if you rely on a distribution network to supply customers in Thailand, you have been keeping an interested eye on developments, as at some point, they may provide opportunities to reduce logistics costs for your business. Thailand Distribution Network Challenges.

KANE is Aggressively Expanding Space Within its Nationwide Shared Warehouse Network

Kane is Able

KANE Is Able recently expanded its shared distribution network in three key markets to support customer growth and new business expansion. In total, KANE added 630,000 sq. of additional space in Allentown, PA, Atlanta, GA and California’s Inland Empire.

Tigers Expand their Network in China and Malaysia

Logistics Manager

The post Tigers Expand their Network in China and Malaysia appeared first on Logistics Manager. One of the world’s leaders in e-commerce fulfilment, Tigers recently announced the opening of a new office in Suzhou, China along with the opening of a new fulfilment center in Selangor, Malaysia.

Kerry Express Invests 800M Baht to Increase Network and Same-Day Deliveries

Logistics Manager

” Kerry Express has further growth on the horizon with plans to open more distribution centers, construct super-sized sorting facilities, increase vehicles and vehicle types throughout their fleet and recruit more delivery professionals to enhance their people network.

Network Airline Management expands managed fleet

The LoadStar

4th July 2018: Network Airline Management (NAM)—a division of the Network Aviation Group—and Astral Aviation have expanded their managed fleet adding a B747-400BCF to their fleet. The post Network Airline Management expands managed fleet appeared first on The Loadstar.

More carriers extending network reach through air cargo alliances

The LoadStar

Andres Bianchi, CEO of LATAM Cargo, is facing a conundrum: his customers are increasingly looking beyond the reach of the carrier’s network. The post More carriers extending network reach through air cargo alliances appeared first on The Loadstar.

Emirates SkyCargo and Cainiao Network sign MoU

Airfreight Logistics

The Air Freight division of Emirates Airline, Emirates SkyCargo recently announced the signing of a new MoU with Cainiao Smart Logistics Network Ltd. The post Emirates SkyCargo and Cainiao Network sign MoU appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Eddie Stobart snaps up The Pallet Network

The LoadStar

UK haulage firm Eddie Stobart has acquired The Pallet Network (TPN), a pallet distribution service for the UK and Ireland comprising 106 regional haulier members and 123 depots, in a deal worth up to £52.8m, on a cash and debt-free basis.

Panalpina Expand Perishables Network to Argentina

Airfreight Logistics

We can bring this expertise into Panalpina’s global network and benefit from established structures and processes that will upgrade our service offering and enable sustainable growth, also in the future.”.

X2 elevates logistics networking at 2018 conference

Logistics Insight Asia

The 5th Annual X2 Conference will be a different logistics networking event, designed to facilitate the forming and strengthening of business relationships. The post X2 elevates logistics networking at 2018 conference appeared first on Logistics Insight Asia. Strategy & Business 5th Annual X2 Conference 2018 Thailand X2 Logistics Networks

Narita Airport Added to Cargolux Network

Airfreight Logistics

Chief Executive Office of Cargolux, Richard Forson highlighted the importance of Japan in the Cargolux service network, “Japan has long played an important role in Cargolux’s Far East network and we are looking forward to supporting Japan’s trade lanes to and from Europe”.

4 Ways to Optimize Your Shipping Network Strategy


One such area that offers the greatest opportunity is shipping network optimization. The question is, how can a company optimize its shipping network? Optimal shipping networks are not “one size fits all.” ” Depending on industry, an optimal shipping network might include the ability to reach all states in two days, while for other industries they might be a pure margins game. The network you built 5-15 years ago might now be an overkill.

Distribution networks may need to be reimagined—again

DC Velocity

How will the rise of automated vehicles change distribution networks? Strategy