Prologis Park Pilsen-Stenovice in the Czech Republic

Automotive components supplier Borgers leased 12,000 square meters Industrial real estate firm Prologis announced that it has signed a 12,000 square meter lease agreement with German-based company Borgers at Prologis Park Pilsen-Stenovice in the Czech Republic. The family-owned automotive components supplier began operating from the new facility on May 1, 2015, although Prologis has agreed […]

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DHL beats traffic with London’s first express helicopter service

DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider has launched London’s first ever scheduled helicopter delivery service. Beating congestion, DHL’s new helicopter service will significantly enhance the connection between key financial centers in the USA and the UK, in particular. It will guarantee next day delivery of urgent documents from New York, Boston and […]

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New Logistics development to boost job opportunities in Sheffield city region

A major new logistics development has been announced for South Yorkshire with the potential to create around 750 jobs over the next seven years. St Paul’s Developments, which has revived a large number of disused coal field sites, believes the scheme could attract some of the biggest corporate names. The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) […]

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Optimism: Non-BRICs countries drive emerging markets growth

Dynamism in ASEAN, GCC countries, Sub-Saharan Africa and the large, next-tier economies of Indonesia, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Mexico and Pakistan is offsetting mixed performance in the BRICS countries that powered emerging markets growth in recent years. The more balanced picture for growth is reflected in the 2015 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, an annual data-driven ranking […]

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UPS Expands Three European Logistics Facilities

UPS announced three international facility expansions driven by growing demand from retail and high-tech customers. The moves add nearly 220,000 sq. ft. (about 20,000 sqm) to UPS’s global supply chain network. The newly expanded facilities are located in Krefeld, Germany; Butzbach (near Frankfurt am Main), Germany; and Venlo, Netherlands. UPS, which recently announced it added […]

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Kerry Logistics expands international freight forwarding footprint in Middle East and Canada

Kerry Logistics Network Limited, a leading logistics service provider in Asia, announced two strategic acquisitions to expand reach and capacity of its international freight forwarding (“IFF”) business in the Middle East and Canada. Kerry Logistics has strengthened its IFF capacity and network through acquiring a controlling stake in Able Logistics Group, an established international freight forwarder headquartered in […]

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DACHSER Expands capacity in Belgium

With its move to a new and larger property in Willebroek, Belgium, international logistics provider DACHSER is boosting its presence in the Benelux region. New construction took five months, with the new logistics center launching its operations  since October 6th. Construction included a 7,000-square-meter transit terminal with 68 gates and a three-story office building that […]

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Yusen Logistics Expands in China with new Warehouse

Yusen Logistics China (YL-CN) announces further expansion of its services in China with the opening of a warehouse in Guangzhou, the capital and largest city of Guangdong province in South China. The 16,021.5-square-meter warehouse, which opened in early autumn, will strengthen Yusen Logistics’presence in the region by providing logistics services for the consumer goods industry. […]

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E-commerce: UK Online Shoppers are Boomeroomers

Through the process of boomerooming products are researched online, seen in the flesh in-store and then bought online for the lowest price possible. First came showrooming, which means examining items in-store and price shopping online, and then came webrooming (researching online and buying in-store). UK-based e-commerce Agency, RedSnapper, has recently uncovered a new trend in […]

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A 20,000m2 new Logistics Center in Rotterdam

Pantos Logistics, a comprehensive logistics service provider operating more than 180 logistics networks around the world, plans to strengthen its warehouse logistics business in Europe. The company has acquired a warehouse of 20,000m2 on a 34,300m2 site in the port ofRotterdam (Maasvlakte), which is Europe’s largest trade port and gateway. The company plans to expand its […]

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