New owner FedEx will keep TNT brand, staff and hubs – for now

Today marks the start of what promises to be a long process of integration, as FedEx completes its €4.4bn acquisition of TNT.
Speaking at a press conference in FedEx’s new European headquarters, in Hoofddorp, Netherlands, David Binks, head of FedEx Europe and now CEO of TNT, stressed that there would be no immediate change to service quality or networks – and hubs would remain.
“This is one of FedEx’s most strategically important ...

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DHL expands Airfreight Plus network to Russia and CIS region

Bonn, May 25, 2016: DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group revamps its DHL Airfreight Plus service and increases its total reach to 54 countries by integrating Moscow and Russia’s major cities into the product’s network. The air freight solution provides customers with intra-European or intra-Asian door-to-door air transportation for cargo up to two tons. Businesses have access to more than 11,000 daily ...

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HMM denies charter debts and says business as usual is ‘only a matter of time’

HMM has denied that it has any charter hire payments outstanding. The troubled shipping line confirmed to The Loadstar that all charter hire costs had been paid – although negotiations over rates were continuing.
The shipping line was responding to our article yesterday, which quoted a broker who said he was “deciding what to do about the line’s late charter payments”. He added that it was “only a matter of time” before a ...

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‘Maersk chasing market share partly to blame for slide in freight rates’

Maersk Line’s aggressive growth strategy in the first three months of this year was a contributing factor in the 23% drop in average freight rates during the period.
According to the most recent research from Alphaliner: “Maersk’s decision to pursue market share contributed to the decline in freight rates of early 2016.”
It added: “In the year’s first quarter, when most competitors were trying to curb capacity growth, Maersk deployed off-schedule extra ...

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Analysis: key appointment that could turn DGF from prey to predator

All eyes in the logistics industry are on Ceva and Hyundai Merchant Marine nowadays, but a potentially bigger story captured the attention of supply chain managers last week when DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) appointed Tim Scharwath (pictured) as its new chief executive.
Deutsche Post DHL said on 18 May that during his tenure at Kuehne + Nagel, Mr Scharwath had been “accountable for the migration of different country organisations, the integration of acquired ...

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Kuehne + Nagel will use INTTRA for all eVGM submissions

The world’s largest sea freight forwarder, Kuehne + Nagel (KN), has signed a deal to exclusively use the electronic VGM system developed by platform INTTRA for shippers
With little more than five weeks until the IMO’s amendment to its SOLAS regulations come into force, which will mean that every export container must be accompanied by a verified gross mass (VGM) document confirming its weight before it can be loaded on a ...

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CEVA poaches new Italy chief from GEFCO

CEVA Logistics has appointed Christophe Poitrineau as executive vice president to head its Italy cluster.
Mr Poitrineau, who will be based in CEVA’s Milan facility, will report directly to CEO Xavier Urbain.
He comes from GEFCO Logistics, where most recently he was vice president Asia, after a six-year tenure as managing director of GEFCO Italia.
“As the logistics leader in Italy it is vital that we create future growth across all business lines to ...

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India’s $500m port deal with Iran a masterstroke — and a tough balancing act

India has sealed its trade route into central Asia and Russia with a deal to develop Iran’s Chabahar port. India has pledged to spend $500m and has a plan to invest a further $16bn in the city’s free-trade zone. The project, which has been on the drawing board since 2004,  has become increasingly important for both countries as Iran strives to reduce the power of China and Russia in its economy, ...

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Is poor sourcing to blame for recent retail bankruptcies?

Magnificent op-ed from the publisher of Sourcing Journal, a US publication for the fashion and apparel industry, on how rigid supply chains and set-in-stone sourcing policies and arrangements have led to many traditional clothing retailers being unable to compete with fast fashion houses such as Zara, resulting in some catastrophic financial losses.
“What makes so many of the European fast fashion powerhouses successful is their culture, how they empower their merchants ...

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PD Ports’ £35m deepwater quay at Teeside opens for business

PD Ports has formally declared its 550-metre deepwater quay at Teesport open for business, following a £35m deepwater redevelopment.

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