Transportation and logistics
Deutsche Post DHL Group has entered into a strategic partnership with Plug and Play, a global startup ecosystem and venture fund.
Konecranes, pioneer and technological innovator in terminal automation, has received an order from Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) in Germany.
Group revenue climbed by more than EUR 1 billion to EUR 14.9 billion; earnings targets confirmed for 2017 and beyond.
Together with Cisco and start-up Conduce, DHL is testing the technology at three pilot sites in Germany, the Netherlands and Poland.
The robots will be flexibly used across DHL's co-packing and Production Logistics centres to meet demand.
DHL extends its Cargo Insurance service to Ghana, Kenya, Morocco, Mozambique and now offers Cargo Insurance in 74 countries worldwide.
Gatwick currently treats 2,200 tonnes of Category 1 waste each year, around 20% of the total generated at the airport (10,500 tonnes).
UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced plans to build an additional six compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations and add 390 new CNG tractors and terminal trucks and 50 liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles to its alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet.
Deutsche Post DHL Group and the Federal Ministry of Defence signed a corresponding agreement today in Berlin.
IATA - global air freight markets up 3.8% in 2016 compared to 2015