Real-time collaborative logistics platform Turvo raises $60M Series B funding

Nov 26, 2018
The company, which offers a cloud-based platform for the supply chain, now has investment totalling nearly $100 million.

DHL adds 17 new direct LCL ocean freight services throughout the Americas

Nov 22, 2018
The network expansion has new direct services with set weekly schedules on each trade lane

Volvo and Greenlots to build electric vehicle infrastructure in southern California

Nov 21, 2018
Greenlots and with Volvo Trucks will collaborate to deploy charging infrastructure for electric trucks operating out of warehouses in Southern California.

Supermarkets continue to lag behind Amazon and Walmart in e-commerce satisfaction

Nov 20, 2018
US consumers rate Amazon top for overall satisfaction when ordering food and grocery items online, with Amazon scoring 4.70 on a five-point scale, followed by Walmart (4.54) and Supermarkets/Food Stores (4.36)

Schneider Electric and Lidl Finland to build Finland's largest distribution centre

Nov 19, 2018
The distribution centre will cover a surface of 60,000 sq m, the largest in Finland and equivalent to 10 football fields in size

The logistical consequences of a soft, hard or no-deal Brexit

Nov 16, 2018
James Hookham, deputy chief executive of the British Freight Transport Association (FTA), provides tips for action for each scenario

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Nov 15, 2018
All eyes on Asia

Uber seeks to resume AV trials nearly eight months after Arizona fatality

Nov 14, 2018
Uber wants to resume testing its self-driving cars on public roads nearly eight months after one of its autonomous vehicles (AV) killed a pedestrian in Arizona. First published on www.ITSInternational.com

Amazon effect changing e-commerce and omnichannel environment says study

Nov 13, 2018
80% of respondents have purchased from Amazon’s marketplace in the past six months, as opposed to 65% who have purchased from a physical retail store, but an omnichannel environment is still critical

Ryder’s Q3 revenues up 17% and company increases full-year earnings forecast

Nov 12, 2018
Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R) saw a record Q3 revenue of $2.2 Billion and record Q3 operating revenue of $1.7 Billion, up 13%