Tuesday, July 23, 2024

SEKO invests in new airfreight facility near Heathrow

SEKO Logistics is demonstrating its confidence in cross-border growth of British brands by investing in a new airfreight and omni-parcel services facility close to Heathrow Airport. Moving into the new 22,000 square foot purpose built location in Egham this month is part of a £5 million-plus commitment to support SEKO customers’ fast-growing international shipment volumes, […]

Damco focuses on returns as it streamlines cross border e-commerce

Damco has unveiled ambitious plans to streamline cross-border e-commerce for its clients, focusing particularly on the lack of services to return items in China. The freight forwarding and supply chain management company says that domestic e-commerce sales rates are expected to flatten in the coming years, while the cross border segment is set to grow […]

DHL expands Parcel Europe network into Ireland and Romania

DHL has added Ireland and Romania to its Parcel Europe network for cross border e-commerce, with Bulgaria and Croatia to join later this year. The countries have joined the network through partnerships with Ireland’s An Post and Romania’s Urgent Cargus. When Croatia joins it will be through the postal service Hrvatska Posta and in Bulgaria […]

UPS and SF Express to set-up a joint venture

UPS and SF Holding – the parent company of SF Express – have revealed plans to establish a joint venture (JV) and collaborate to develop and provide international delivery services initially from China to the US, with expansion plans for other destinations. The two express operators say through this agreement they will leverage their complementary networks, […]