Edoardo Podestá takes the helm of DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics
DACHSER appoints Edoardo Podestá as the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the Air & Sea Logistics business field. Podestá replaces Jochen Müller in this position.
The new DACHSER magazine is here!
DACHSER’s European overland transport network has expanded over the years. The secret has always been putting the right pieces of the puzzle in the right places to complete the overall picture.
Which powertrain will conquer the future?
Let’s look for clues: Where is the path of truck powertrains leading? Can electric motors crowd diesel out of the picture? Or will completely different kinds of powertrains and fuels come into play?
“We will focus on increasing the efficiency of logistics processes”
The Hungarian economy is experiencing strong growth. Robust private consumption coupled with above-average growth in investments are driving domestic demand. But there are also risks, including a shortage of skilled personnel and uncertainty plaguing important export markets. We interviewed Roman Stoličný, Country Manager Liegl & DACHSER, to find out how DACHSER is doing in Hungary and what the challenges and opportunities are there.
DACHSER expands in the North of England
DACHSER has opened a new branch in the UK town of Rochdale, near Manchester. The logistics provider has invested EUR 16 million in a facility measuring 5,175 square meters.
Through India by train
DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics developed an efficient multimodal solution to transport special containers with aluminum silos from the Netherlands to India: first by ship, and then in a block train in India. The containers traveled the final stage to their destination by truck.
IMO 2020 regulations are making ships cleaner
New environmental guidelines from the International Maritime Organization for global shipping traffic will take effect in January 2020. Read on to find out what it’s all about.
DACHSER at the International Supply Chain Conference
Once again DACHSER will be appearing at the International Supply Chain Conference (Deutscher Logistik-Kongress) in Berlin. Featuring the theme Inspire – Encourage – Act, the conference will open on October 23, 2019. An open dialog on logistics and supply chain management will take place at the InterContinental/Schweizerhof hotel.
European Food Network stronger in Northern Europe
Swedish food logistics company Bring Frigo has become a new partner in the European Food Network, with the company offering even closer connections to Sweden, Norway, and Finland. Customers benefit from efficient processes and uniform quality standards.
New DACHSER locations in South America
To handle the growing import and export business, the logistics provider is moving its locations in Chile and Argentina. By expanding its regional offices, DACHSER is responding to the growing demand in the market.
DACHSER focuses on training
At the start of the new training year, 740 apprentices and students in Germany chose to start training at DACHSER. In addition to trainees in commercial areas, DACHSER also recruited many junior logistics operatives.
DACHSER opens branch in Poland
At the start of September, the logistics provider opened a new branch in Rzeszów in southeastern Poland. Situated in the province of Subcarpathia, the plant is DACHSER’s ninth location in Poland. In addition to road transport and warehousing, the Rzeszów branch will also handle intercontinental goods traffic, in particular air freight.
Connectivity – A look at future technologies
What are LPWAN, NB-IoT, and LTE-M actually about? And what benefits do these future technologies offer specifically for logistics?
Creating a comfortable climate
Ochsner heat pumps bring pleasant temperatures to apartments and houses. Sustainability is on trend in home and building technology. To ensure that the company’s Austrian products reach its customers all across Europe and, increasingly, throughout the world, the technology leader relies on DACHSER—its trusted logistics partner for a decade.
Open for new connections
Together with French manufacturer of high-tech products SOURIAU-SUNBANK, DACHSER has developed a new logistics concept: four trips a week between France and Morocco instead of two. DACHSER also optimizes load capacities with other customers’ goods. Overall, this saves time, creates logistical flexibility, and increases productivity.
DACHSER Czech Republic starts using longer trucks
In the Czech Republic, DACHSER has recently started circulating two longer trucks on its daily route between its branches in Ostrava and Brno. This will increase capacity on the route while at the same time freeing up one conventional vehicle.