Thursday, June 20, 2024

DAMCO investment in business resilience programme keeps cargo moving

DAMCO’s ongoing investment in its Business Resilience Program is helping the freight forwarder to keep cargo moving through Covid-19 supply chain disruption. The Program, developed over the last 18 months, prepares all staff for over 47 different scenarios, which could disrupt the supply chain, including a pandemic. DAMCO local and global teams communicate in real […]

DAMCO refines freight forwarding products

DAMCO has refined its product portfolio with three services now branded as Air/Ocean Standard, Plus, and Customised as part of its ongoing focus to deliver value-effective tailored freight forwarding solutions. All products offer full track and trace functions and online booking, with the Customised services including tailored benefits such as customised reports, an Order Management […]

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 Global Forwarding retains place as top forwarder for volumes

DHL Global Forwarding has retained its place as the top freight forwarder in terms of volumes in 2016, according to the latest Armstrong & Associates (A&A) Top 25 Global Forwarders List. A&A says that total airfreight volumes in 2016 across freight forwarders in the top 25 increased by 5.6 per cent on 2015 to 14.5 […]

Alpa tells logistics students they must learn English to get ahead

Logistics can be a stressful job but enjoyable for those who are prepared to put in the work, and English language skills are essential, Pegasus Cargo vice president, Aydin Alpa told students at Istanbul University’s Transportation and Logistics Faculty. Speaking at the International Transport and Logistics Conference on 24 March, which Pegasus was hosting in […]