September 2, 2020

Airfreight rates on the up in August

By Damian Brett

Air cargo rates on some of the world’s busiest routes began to pick up again in August while the outlook…

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Emirates Skycargo partners with Alha in Italy

By Rachelle Harry

Emirates SkyCargo has partnered with Alha CoolBox to facilitate pharma and temperature-controlled shipments between its flagship hub in Dubai and…

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Digital forwarder Beacon sheds light on its finance USP

By Rachelle Harry

In June this year, UK-based digital freight forwarder Beacon made logistics headlines when it secured $15m in its Series A…

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YTO confirms Alibaba share purchase

By Damian Brett

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding has upped its stake in delivery firm YTO Express. YTO yesterday confirmed that Alibaba…

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ICAO and UPU urge governments to support air cargo

By Damian Brett

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and the Universal Postal Union (UPU) have urged governments to support the air cargo…

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The impact of weather on air cargo operations

By Dan Slagen, guest columnist

When it comes to the impact of lightning, hail, snow, or even high winds, airfreight companies must adjust and adapt…

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Geodis launches cost-efficient US–Europe shipment service

By Rachelle Harry

Geodis has launched a service that enables intercontinental e-commerce deliveries at a low cost. The MyParcel service will enable small…

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Qatar Cargo moves into Menzies Aviation base at Heathrow

By Rachelle Harry

Qatar Airways Cargo has moved into its new base within Menzies Aviation’s facilities at London Heathrow Airport. The move is…

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Damco brand to be axed as part of re-organisation

By Damian Brett

Damco parent AP Moller Maersk has announced that it will integrate the forwarder into its own logistics business. The shipping…

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CSafe Global expands in Taiwan

Temperature-controlled container manufacturer CSafe Global has opened a new hub in Taipei, Taiwan. The new 2,500 sq ft facility will…

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Azul’s domestic e-commerce operations push up revenues

By Rachelle Harry

Brazilian carrier Azul is celebrating 11 years of operations and has said that despite the coronavirus pandemic this year, it…

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