e-commerce

E-commerce growth and Covid-19 push to need to digitise

By Scott Sangster, VP Global Logistics Network, Descartes

In the last several years alone, the freight forwarder and customs broker marketplace has experienced significant change. Driven by everything…

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Alibaba targets South America e-commerce with Atlas Air deal

By Damian Brett

Alibaba’s supply chain business Cainiao Smart Logistics Network has inked a freighter charter deal with Atlas Air as it targets…

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Poor supply chain visibility a challenge to growing e-commerce market

By Damian Brett

A survey carried out by freight forwarder Geodis and analyst Accenture Interactive has found that a lack of supply chain…

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FedEx upgrades China cross-border e-commerce export service

By Damian Brett

FedEx Express has upgraded its cross-border e-commerce export service in southern China as part of a pilot scheme run by…

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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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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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Air China Cargo and Cainiao increase operations at Liege

By Rachelle Harry

Air China Cargo and Cainiao, the logistics division of Alibaba Group, have created a new e-commerce freighter service to enable…

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Can e-commerce deliver for airlines?

By Murdo Morrison, FlightGlobal

With widespread gloom in the industry about the pace of passenger traffic’s return this year, the cargo market will remain…

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Amazon Air’s freighter fleet projected to hit 200 in 2028

By Damian Brett

A new report suggests that Amazon Air’s freighter fleet could hit 200 aircraft in 2028 as it opens its Cincinnati…

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JD.com launches freighter operation

By Damian Brett

Online marketplace JD.com has re-launched its dedicated all-cargo operation from Shenzhen to Wuxi on May 7 through a new partnership…

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