Category: International Logistics

January 17, 2023

Chartwell secures grant to develop methanol-fuelled ocean vessel

Chartwell secures grant to develop methanol-fuelled ocean vessel Naval architecture firm Chartwell Marine has won a £320,000 Innovate UK Smart Grant to ‘develop and test the feasibility of a market-first methanol-fuelled vessel design’ alongside consortium partners. Andy Page, Director and Naval Architect at Chartwell Marine, […]

January 16, 2023

Locad raises US$11 million to boost brands in Asia Pacific

Locad raises US$11 million to boost brands in Asia Pacific Logistics engine Locad has today announced that it has raised an $11 million Series A funding round to expand its supply chain platform which allows modern consumer brands in Asia-Pacific to automatically store, pack, ship and […]

January 15, 2023

RARUK Automation to showcase innovative automation solutions at IntraLogisteX

RARUK Automation to showcase innovative automation solutions at IntraLogisteX Due to demand, IntraLogisteX and Robotics and Automation will be co-located at the NEC, Birmingham this year. The two-day event, being held on the 28th and 29th of March 2023, offers a platform for logistics professionals […]

January 13, 2023

Warehouses Struggle to Forecast Demand

Warehouses Struggle to Forecast Demand A new survey commissioned by ProGlove, leader in wearable barcode scanners, has identified the ongoing struggles of warehouses trying to predict demand patterns accurately. Of those surveyed, just 39 per cent of respondents felt they could accurately predict trends and […]

January 13, 2023

Semtech Corporation Acquires Wireless Co.

Semtech Corporation Acquires Wireless Co. Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq: SMTC) and Sierra Wireless, Inc. today announced the completion of Semtech’s acquisition of Sierra Wireless in an all-cash transaction representing a total enterprise value of approximately US$1.2 billion. This transaction nearly doubles Semtech’s annual revenue and adds […]

January 13, 2023

TCS&D Firm Looks to Grow

TCS&D Firm Looks to Grow Yorkshire, UK-based temperature-controlled food storage and distribution (TSC&D) firm, Reed Boardall, has battled through one of the most difficult years in its 30-year history. As the industry reeled from Covid lockdowns, with staff self-isolating, the company also faced the challenges […]

January 13, 2023

Christmas Returns: Begins Within Days

Christmas Returns: Begins Within Days Some eager gift-getters even start returning presents on Christmas Day! Festive gift-getters are wasting little time in returning their unwanted Christmas presents, according to new data from nShift, a global leader in parcel delivery management software. According to the analysis, […]

January 13, 2023

Warehouse Sorting Incorporates RFID Scanning

Warehouse Sorting Incorporates RFID Scanning OPEX® Corporation, a global leader in next generation automation for almost 50 years, is expanding the capabilities of its leading-edge ‘Sure Sort® Warehouse Automation’ technology to incorporate radio frequency identification (RFID) scanning to meet client needs and increase operational speed […]

January 12, 2023

INFORM Software Appoints USA CEO

INFORM Software Appoints USA CEO INFORM, a global software provider for AI-driven Digital Decision-Making optimizing business operations, headquartered in Aachen, Germany, announced today the promotion of Justin Newell to Chief Executive Officer (CEO), INFORM North America. He succeeds INFORM North America founder and Chairman, Adrian […]

January 12, 2023

Packing Software for Spare Parts

Packing Software for Spare Parts Nulogy’s relationship with CEVA Logistics is continuing to forge ahead after its flexible cloud-based software was chosen as the new platform for the co-packing of automotive spare parts at its Melbourne facility in Australia. Nulogy’s industry-leading contract packing software is […]

January 12, 2023

FarEye Platform on SAP for Parcel Visibility

FarEye Platform on SAP for Parcel Visibility FarEye announced that its FarEye platform, which provides real-time visibility of shipments from first to last mile, is now available on SAP® Store, the online marketplace for SAP and partner offerings. FarEye is one of the first SAP […]

January 12, 2023

Logistics Investors set to focus on ‘First Mile’

Logistics Investors set to focus on ‘First Mile’ There could be increased appetite from investors for ‘first-mile’ logistic assets as global supply chain disruption drives a need for firms to improve upstream, business-to-business supply chain logistics, according to a new report from leading global property […]