Volvo unveils new autonomous electric trucks

Sep 20, 2018
Volvo pulled the wraps off a new system concept at the group's Innovation Summit in Berlin this September

IKEA Group commits to zero emissions targets for home delivery in five major cities by 2020

Sep 19, 2018
Ikea aims to transition to electric vehicles in five major inner cities - Amsterdam, Los Angeles, New York, Paris, and Shanghai - by 2020.

Free shipping and ease-of-return dominates online shoppers demands says survey

Sep 18, 2018
Companies need to view free shipping options as vital to an e-commerce operation according to a new consumer survey of online shippers

Start-up CityFreighter develops modular electric delivery trucks to cater to urban markets

Sep 17, 2018
CityFreighter, a multi-national start-up has revealed an electric delivery vehicle targeting the last-mile logistics segment and is seeking funding

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Sep 14, 2018
Customer satisfaction matters more than ever.

DHL breaks ground on new Austrian logistics centre

Sep 13, 2018
New campus will serve Austria and act as a gateway for Eastern Europe from 2019

Kuehne + Nagel deploys blockchain technology for VGM Portal

Sep 12, 2018
Blockchain technology applied to Kuehne + Nagel’s Verified Gross Mass (VGM) Portal

Podcast: Charles Brewer, CEO of DHL eCommerce

Sep 11, 2018
Priyanka talks with Charles Brewer, CEO of DHL eCommerce on cross-border, last mile and all things digital

UPS launches new technology company and quick turnaround fulfilment platform

Sep 5, 2018
UPS has announced a new service, Ware2Go, that aims to match up merchants with short-term warehouse space close to their markets.

Target and Walmart report soaring e-commerce sales as US consumers enjoy strong economy

Sep 4, 2018
Both groups report 40% growth in e-commerce in second quarter results, as robust US economy and greater focus on the digital environment pays off.