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Kuehne + Nagel and GlaxoSmithKline expand their successful partnership with new UK domestic distribution contract.
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 07:48

GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK) – headquartered in Brentford, London – is one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies. Kuehne + Nagel has now secured the contract to manage the domestic road distribution of all GSK’s fast moving consumer...

IAG targets smaller forwarders
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 09:40

IAG Cargo has launched a new loyalty programme named FWD.Rewards which is aimed at the small and medium sized forwarder market. The programme will allow businesses to earn points every time they ship, which can then be converted into commer...

UPS buys Ireland's Nightline logistics group
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 15:05

US logistics company UPS has agreed a deal to buy Ireland's Nightline Logistics Group, one of the biggest  express delivery and logistics companies in Ireland.

Nightline also operates the Parcel Motel service, which offers a "virtual...

Kuehne + Nagel begins partnership with Leonardo
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 14:53

Leonardo, a global high technology player in the Aerospace, Defence and Security industries, and Kuehne + Nagel, one of the world’s leading logistics providers, have signed a five year contract.

In the scope of the contract, Kuehne +...

Clipper recruits new COO
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 07:27

Emma Dempsey has been appointed chief operating officer of Clipper Logistics.

The new COO has over 20 years’ experience working in supply chain and prior to joining Clipper held roles at Accenture, Marks & Spencer and Unipart....

Candy Group extends its logistics partnership with Kuehne + Nagel to further increase operational efficiency
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 18:00

Candy Group, among the European leadersin the household appliance and floor care market, has awarded Kuehne + Nagel a new three-year contract to manage its complex supply chain.

Candy Group and Kuehne + Nagel can look back on eight y...

Samskip Logistics adds to reefer portfolio through Rimar acquisition
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 10:33

Samskip is to expand its global refrigerated foods transportation interests once more, announcing plans for Samskip Logistics USA to acquire the activities of New Jersey-based freight forwarder Rimar Consultants Inc.

Rimar Consultant...

Eddie Stobart to buy iForce
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 09:10

Eddie Stobart Logistics plans to buy iForce with the proceeds of its flotation on the AIM market next week. It has conditionally agreed to buy the business for a total of £45 million, subject to admission to AIM.

In its Admission Doc...

British trade soars with Heathrow’s best cargo month in over 5 years
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 10:55

Global British trade at Heathrow soared in March, with volumes surging nearly 13% to 148,000 metric tonnes – the largest monthly growth in over 5 years.

As the UK’s largest port, Heathrow is a key enabler of British trade handling ov...

DSV wins major award
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 15:00

DSV has been named as a winner at this year’s FTA Multimodal Awards, in the 3PL of the Year category.

The prestigious FTA Multimodal Awards, which took place at the amazing VOX at Resorts World at the NEC, recognises and rewards exce...

Damco launches Twill
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 10:36

Damco has launch Twill, a digital freight forwarder, at Multimodal 2017.

Twill is designed to simplify shipping by putting the customer at the helm. The solution enables customers to book, manage and monitor shipments online at the c...

GB Railfreight's John Smith wins FTA Multimodal Personality of the Year 2017
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 16:41

John Smith, Founder and Managing Director of GB Railfreight was named Multimodal Personality of the Year at last night's awards evening in Birmingham.

Smith, who founded GB Railfreight in 1977, was recognised for his inspirational le...

Virgin Atlantic wins Air Cargo Operator of the Year
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 16:29

Virgin Atlantic Cargo has been voted ‘Air Cargo Operator of the Year’ in the 2017 FTA Multimodal Awards presented at the UK and Ireland’s leading freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event.

The annual awards were...

Dachser UK grows and scoops award
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 16:12

Dachser UK has enjoyed another year of growth, seeing net sales for 2016 rise by almost 12 % to £ 66.1 M.

The company’s single most important business sector, European road export services, has been at the forefront of that growth, i...

CEVA opens multi-user distribution facility at iPort
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 09:04

CEVA Logistics has officially opened a state of the art shared-user warehouse at the new iPort intermodal logistics park on the outskirts of Doncaster in the UK.

The 215,800 square foot facility boasts a number of special features in...

Dachser opens new branch office in the South West
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 18:19

As part of its ongoing expansion throughout the UK, Dachser has opened a new office in Bristol.  This new location provides direct connections to Dachser’s entire European network for its customers located in the South West region.


Siemens to equip air cargo facility at Heathrow
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 07:59

International Airlines Group (IAG) has asked sorting technology provider Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics (SPPAL) to equip an air cargo centre at London Heathrow with the latest in handling systems.

The facility will be...

BIFA highlights challenges at Multimodal
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:50

Once again, BIFA – the British International Freight Association – will be exhibiting at the forthcoming Multimodal 2017 exhibition and conference and will use the event to outline some of the work it is doing on behalf of its members that...

Descartes to show TMS at Multimodal 2017
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 15:56

Descartes Systems Group will showcase its suite of transport management solutions at Multimodal 2017, taking place at the Birmingham NEC on 4-6 April 2017.

In an increasingly inter-connected, regulated and yet uncertain world, transp...

SEGRO takes full ownership of APP
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 14:44

SEGRO plc has acquired the 50 per cent interest in the Airport Property Partnership joint venture ('APP') it does not already own from the Aviva Group Entities1.

SEGRO has acquired the 50 per cent interest for £365 million, which has...

SAS and Kuehne + Nagel extend their successful logistics partnership
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 13:48

SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SAS Technical Operation) has prolonged its contract with Kuehne + Nagel for global external logistics services until 2020.

Under the agreement, Kuehne + Nagel operates at several strategic airside locations...

Finalists announced: Vote now for FTA Multimodal Awards
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 08:45

Voting for the FTA Multimodal Awards is now open, with the finalists announced...

The finalists are:-

  • The Seafreight Operator of the Year Award - sponsored by Freightliner Maersk, CMA CGM, M...
Heathrow flies
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 04:20

Heathrow Airport’s cargo volumes continue to surge with 4.4 per cent growth in February to 127,000 tonnes.

It says emerging markets drove the cargo growth, with Brazil up 10 per cent, India by five per cent and China by 4.2 per cent,...

Record profits for Kuehne + Nagel
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 15:00

Global forwarding and logistics group Kuehne + Nagel has once again reported industry-leading growth and profits, leading to new record highs in both earnings for the year, CHF 720 million (US$712 million), and EBIT margin, which rose to 5....

Velta steps into 2017 at a flying pace, with relocation of airfreight office
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 09:48

A strong start to the year for the Velta group has been cemented with the relocation of the airfreight and courier team to new, larger premises.

Velta International Heathrow completed the move at the beginning of February. Ideally lo...

Emirates Skycargo hires for UK
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:18

Ross Barnett has been selected as Emirates Skycargo’s cargo manager for the UK. The freight division of Emirates promoted Barnett from cargo manager for northern England and Scotland to his new post at its regional HQ in London.


BIFA promotes onto its Board
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 17:20

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) Board and Council recently approved the promotion of Robert Windsor and Spencer Stevenson to Directors of BIFA.

Windsor, who joined the BIFA secretariat in June 2009 will continue...

Antonov moves giant from new UK HQ
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 15:49

Antonov Airlines has carried out its first charter operation from its new UK headquarters at London Stansted Airport using machinery, which it designed to speed up loading of a giant helicopter.

The cargo, a British-manufactured heli...

Shippers keep on booking for Multimodal
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 10:46

Multimodal keeps on growing - and keeps on attracting shippers to attend. They know that they can meet a range of suppliers across a raft of different modes to help them run a slicker supply chain. The latest shippers to book include:-

Kerry gets Missguided
Monday, February 6, 2017 - 12:44

UK-based multi-channel retailer Missguided has partnered with Kerry Logistics for global supply chain support

Kerry Logistics will handle all international air and ocean needs for the UK-based retailer, as well as providing a wide ra...

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Tues 1st May 2018 10:00 - 17:00

Awards/VIP Dinner 19:00 - 24:00

Wed 2nd May 2018 10:00 - 18:00

Multimodal Hog Roast 18:00 - 20:00

Thurs 3rd May 2018 10:00 - 15:00


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