Bosch bets on fuel cells for future of trucks and cars

May 6, 2019
The company is entering into a cooperative agreement with Powercell to jointly develop the stacks at the heart of fuel cell technology

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May 2, 2019
The electric vehicle debate rages

Smithfield Foods to build 420,000 square foot distribution centre in Cecil County Maryland

May 2, 2019
Smithfield Foods, Inc., a U.S.-based global food company and the world's largest pork processor and hog producer, is opening a new distribution centre in Cecil County, Maryland, creating 240 new jobs.

Rakuten Super Logistics acquires FirstMile and IFS360

May 1, 2019
Rakuten Super Logistics (RSL) announced today that it has acquired Salt Lake City-based FirstMile and IFS360.

Global freight forwarding market forecast to grow at a CAGR of 4% to 4.5% until 2020

Apr 30, 2019
The freight forwarding market is expected to achieve a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 4 - 4.5% through to 2020 driven principally by e-commerce

Prime Robotics announces successful warehouse robotic system deployment in Prague, Czech Republic

Apr 29, 2019
Prime Robotics has deployed its Mobile Shelf logistics robot system for a recently set up warehouse by Fordist Group in Prague, Czech Republic.

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Apr 25, 2019
Wrestling with returns

DHL to expand in South Carolina with 1.7 million square foot of warehouse and distribution centre planned

Apr 25, 2019
DHL Supply Chain is planning to add 1.7 million square foot through three buildings, including a warehouse and distribution centre near Charleston, South Carolina.

Flexport launches OceanMatch to Lower Freight Shipping Costs through Intelligent Cargo Matching

Apr 24, 2019
Freight forwarder Flexport launches OceanMatch to identify and match available container space on compatible shipments

Autonomous logistics robots allow Portugal Postal Services to sort 10,000 parcels per hour

Apr 23, 2019
New system works using robots from RoboSavvy and operating system installed by MOV.AI