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Venlo-Venray the Out-And-Out Winner of the Logistics Hotspot Vote, 2015

May 27, 2015: The region of Venlo-Venray is declared the big winner of the Logistics Hotspot vote, 2015. This region of North Limburg renews its status as the number one Logistics Hotspot in the Netherlands by scoring the most number of points in all six categories on which the ranking is based. This year, Tilburg-Waalwijk climbs to second position for West-Brabant.

Highlights from the Hi-Tech Supply Chain Summit 2015

May 27, 2015: eft has produced a small snapshot on Storify revealing what took place at the European Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain summit last week. If you weren’t able to make it, take a look and see what industry elite were in attendance and what hot topics were trending at the event.

APL Introduces New Service in the Americas

May 26, 2015: APL today introduced a new weekly service to enhance its network coverage in the Americas. The new America Caribbean Express (ACX) service, which links Central America and U.S. East Coast, is operated through a vessel sharing agreement with SeaLand.

Unmanned Aircraft Are the Future for Air Cargo – ‘But We Need Time to Get it Right’

May 26, 2015: More than 30 mostly European organisations are pressing for the development of unmanned cargo aircraft (UCA). Forwarders, shippers, universities and aircraft manufacturers, grouped under the name Platform for UCA (PUCA), are researching technological and regulatory issues and hoping to attract investment.

The Mad Men Ad World is Changing: Content is King

May 22, 2015: The fact that content is an effective business tool is undeniable. A shift in marketing has taken place in the past decades.

Value-adding Features of a Great Freight Rating System Within a TMS

May 19, 2015: Freight rating software is a necessity for shippers and 3PLs. There is more at stake in the choice of a freight rating system. One that is integrated with TMS offers more value for customers and better leverage when negotiating contracts with additional features providing the latest data.

Attract More Truck Drivers Using Online Job Boards

May 19, 2015: In the transportation industry, competition is fierce. It is a constant struggle for carriers to attract and retain top-quality talent to fill their need for drivers. Today, I will discuss a few tips for carriers to attract more truck drivers online. I’ll also examine a few of the challenges that carriers face when seeking new talent.

President, Consumer & Industrial Logistics at GENCO on their challenges and solutions

May 19, 2015: Andy Smith President, Consumer & Industrial Logistics at GENCO on their challenges and solutions reflects on what eft’s 3PL award nomination means to GENCO and how they’re preparing for continuous improvement.

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  • Venlo-Venray the Out-And-Out Winner of the Logistics Hotspot Vote, 2015

    May 27, 2015: The region of Venlo-Venray is declared the big winner of the Logistics Hotspot vote, 2015. This region of North Limburg renews its status as the number one Logistics Hotspot in the Netherlands by scoring the most number of points in all six categories on which the ranking is based. This year, Tilburg-Waalwijk climbs to second position for West-Brabant.
  • APL Introduces New Service in the Americas

    May 26, 2015: APL today introduced a new weekly service to enhance its network coverage in the Americas. The new America Caribbean Express (ACX) service, which links Central America and U.S. East Coast, is operated through a vessel sharing agreement with SeaLand.

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  • Venlo-Venray the Out-And-Out Winner of the Logistics Hotspot Vote, 2015

    May 27, 2015: The region of Venlo-Venray is declared the big winner of the Logistics Hotspot vote, 2015. This region of North Limburg renews its status as the number one Logistics Hotspot in the Netherlands by scoring the most number of points in all six categories on which the ranking is based. This year, Tilburg-Waalwijk climbs to second position for West-Brabant.
  • APL Introduces New Service in the Americas

    May 26, 2015: APL today introduced a new weekly service to enhance its network coverage in the Americas. The new America Caribbean Express (ACX) service, which links Central America and U.S. East Coast, is operated through a vessel sharing agreement with SeaLand.

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  • Venlo-Venray the Out-And-Out Winner of the Logistics Hotspot Vote, 2015

    May 27, 2015: The region of Venlo-Venray is declared the big winner of the Logistics Hotspot vote, 2015. This region of North Limburg renews its status as the number one Logistics Hotspot in the Netherlands by scoring the most number of points in all six categories on which the ranking is based. This year, Tilburg-Waalwijk climbs to second position for West-Brabant.
  • The Mad Men Ad World is Changing: Content is King

    May 22, 2015: The fact that content is an effective business tool is undeniable. A shift in marketing has taken place in the past decades.

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  • Uber Is Quietly Testing A Massive Merchant Delivery Program

    Apr 29, 2015: Uber is planning to launch a merchant delivery program that would allow online shoppers to get same-day delivery of goods through both UberRush couriers and Uber drivers. TechCrunch has obtained training documents for Uber drivers and couriers who are part of the merchant delivery pilot program.
  • Here Come the Drones…

    Apr 28, 2015: The Federal Aviation (FAA) granted approval to e-retailing giant Amazon.com to test-fly their new advanced drones, under certain provision, for potential delivery. This latest petition received quick approval from the FAA compared to past efforts this year, such as the six month delay in approving an earlier prototype for which the FAA received a lot of criticism.

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  • Highlights from the Hi-Tech Supply Chain Summit 2015

    May 27, 2015: eft has produced a small snapshot on Storify revealing what took place at the European Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain summit last week. If you weren’t able to make it, take a look and see what industry elite were in attendance and what hot topics were trending at the event.
  • Unmanned Aircraft Are the Future for Air Cargo – ‘But We Need Time to Get it Right’

    May 26, 2015: More than 30 mostly European organisations are pressing for the development of unmanned cargo aircraft (UCA). Forwarders, shippers, universities and aircraft manufacturers, grouped under the name Platform for UCA (PUCA), are researching technological and regulatory issues and hoping to attract investment.

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RSS Industrial/Energy/Mining