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Supply Chains

British Airways asks for unitised freight to help alleviate Heathrow congestion

By Damian Brett

British Airways’ cargo team has requested that customers unitise their freight if possible to help alleviate delays at its Heathrow…

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More firms look to airfreight as Brexit deadline nears

By Damian Brett

Time-critical logistics firm Priority Freight is the latest company to secure airfreight capacity to prepare for border disruption as the…

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Disruption expected in UK as travel bans hit supply chains

By Damian Brett

Countries around the world have been banning commercial passenger flights from the UK, with French rules also affecting cross channel…

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FedEx profits soar as e-commerce volumes take off

By Damian Brett

FedEx saw fiscal second-quarter revenues and profits improve as e-commerce growth fueled record volumes. The express giant, which operates 680…

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ACS prepares for Brexit disruption with freighter capacity

By Damian Brett

Charter broker Air Charter Service has secured a BAe 146 freighter aircraft as it prepares for border disruption as the…

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British Airways’ UK cargo handlers set to strike over Christmas

By Damian Brett

Cargo workers at British Airways (BA) have voted in favour of strike action over changes to pay and conditions. The…

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Air cargo now more prepared for Covid-19 vaccine

By Damian Brett

The latest industry survey from Tiaca and Pharma.Aero has revealed that the air cargo industry is now more prepared for…

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Champ teams up with booking platform CargoAi to expand reach

By Damian Brett

Software firm Champ Cargosystems and booking platform CargoAi are teaming up to connect their systems through APIs. By connecting systems,…

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Cost a key factor in environmental modal shift

By Damian Brett

Maintenance of product quality and cost savings are two key motivating factors behind shippers moves to shift from air to…

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EU reveals no-deal Brexit supply chain contingency plans

By Damian Brett

The European Union (EU) has revealed its contingency plans to keep transport operations moving in case of a no-deal Brexit….

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