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Transparency in shipping line prices welcomed by FTA

Transparency in shipping line prices welcomed by FTA

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says it looks forward to more transparency in shipping line prices following an investigation by the European Commission. The fifteen shipping lines involved in the three-year enquiry into price signaling have agreed to change future pricing regimes. The news is a major victory for FTA’s …

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BDP enhances functionality of chemical, life sciences apps

BDP International (BDP), one of the world’s leading privately held logistics and transportation management firms, has enhanced the functionality and overall user experience of its BDPSmart Chemical and Life Sciences applications with the addition of a number of new features. Launched in September 2015 as new customer-facing applications for the …

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Southampton & Cowes logistics company Acclaim Logistics expands team with island appointment

Southampton & Cowes logistics company Acclaim Logistics expands team with island appointment

Southampton and Cowes-based transport and distribution specialists, Acclaim Logistics, has appointed Sean Pooley to their growing Isle of Wight-based team. At Acclaim Logistics, which is part of Palletways, Europe’s largest and fastest growing express palletised freight network, Sean will apply his extensive logistics experience and detailed local knowledge to the …

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Wool and Corrugated packaging combination creates a guardian angel for life-saving drugs

Corrugated has enabled an environmentally-friendly material to make the successful transition from protecting food to insulated packaging for life-saving vaccines as part of an innovative solution developed for the pharmaceutical cold chain distribution sector. The Life Guardian box for pharmaceuticals is an adaptation of the Woolcool solution for transporting temperature …

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Italian job for Walker Logistics

Italian job for Walker Logistics

Tenuta Marmorelle, whose range of premium quality Italian olive oil, pastas and antipasti products, are sold by high-end delicatessens and farm shops and, increasingly, are demanded by restaurants across the UK as cooking ingredients, have outsourced control of their UK supply chain to Berkshire-based, Walker Logistics. Walker will receive weekly …

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BDP Expands into Egypt

Logistics firm follows its clients’ growth with North African footprint. BDP International, a leading privately held global logistics and transportation services company, is opening an office in Cairo, Egypt this month. The new office is overseen by Country Manager Emad Tawfik, reporting to Fikret Ersoy, BDP’s head of North Africa …

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