Advice & Insight

Sweet logistics: Helping Britain supply the world with chocolate: Part 2

Confectionery companies need flexibility to meet growing international demand, reports Martin Davidian, managing director of sales for the UK and Ireland at FedEx Express

Sweet logistics: Helping Britain supply the world with chocolate: Part 1

Confectionery companies need flexibility to meet growing international demand, reports Martin Davidian, managing director of sales for the UK and Ireland at FedEx Express

The value of quality is often underestimated

Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club’s risk management director, says container buyers need to consider whether the product meets not just the statutory requirements, but all details of the specification

Large vessels threaten liner operator flexibility

Mixed picture on choice of ship sizes for blanked sailings

The value of quality is often underestimated

Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club’s risk management director, says container buyers need to consider whether the product meets not just the statutory requirements, but all details of the specification

Fuelling the rate drop?

Plummeting Asia to Europe spot rates are not the fault of lower BAFs

Ten tips for reducing your haulage spend

Often unsuspecting shippers have requirements they don’t realise add costs to carriers, says Freightex CEO Tim Phillips

Boosting growth through logistics connectivity

CLECAT and FIATA director generals discuss the perils of inefficient logistics which can raise the costs of trading and reduce the potential for global integration

Transportation networks

How does a transportation network cope with ever-increasing demands on its systems and infrastructure?

Top tips for finding your niche

Giles English, co-founder of Bremont Watch Company, provides seven top tips for niche businesses looking for global market success

Have Your Say

Cross-Channel pricing review: Quarter 1

The UK-mainland Europe haulage market has seen some significant volatility in prices, says Freightex CEO Tim Phillips

Boosting growth through logistics connectivity

CLECAT and FIATA director generals discuss the perils of inefficient logistics which can raise the costs of trading and reduce the potential for global integration

The value of quality is often underestimated

Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club’s risk management director, says container buyers need to consider whether the product meets not just the statutory requirements, but all details of the specification

Ten tips for reducing your haulage spend

Often unsuspecting shippers have requirements they don’t realise add costs to carriers, says Freightex CEO Tim Phillips

The sales performance gap

Smaller freight forwarders will continue to be outgunned by their larger competitors until they learn how to think and act differently, claims Paul Kelly

Freight People

Schiphol appoints new cargo director

Jonas van Stekelenburg to take over from Enno Osinga from August

DGF names new country manager for Papua New Guinea

David Cels rejoins DHL Global Forwarding following seven years as a regional operations director

DHL Global Forwarding names new Singapore MD

Stephen Ly was previously Philippines MD and headed customs brokerage in Asia Pacific and Africa

Geodis Wilson names new EMEA VP

Matthias Hansen has been interim regional VP for the last few months and now replaces Alain Chimene on a permanent basis

DGF appoints New Zealand country manager

Michael Dhu takes on new role for DHL Global Forwarding

  • Athens-based ENESEL S.A (www.eneselsa.com), presently managing a fleet of 14 very large, eco-design container vessels, has an opening for a Container Operator/Marine Superintendent reporting to the COO.
  • Leading shipping company with Tankers and Bulkers based in Greece is looking for: