What’s Holding Back Customer-Centric Air Cargo?

Freightos

What’s Holding Back Customer-Centric Air Cargo? . As the cream of air cargo’s innovators held turns on the floor, this question came up time and again. The industry’s mindset is holding customer-centric air cargo back. That was my big take from Elevate , presented by Air Cargo World earlier this month. In ten years, 80% of air cargo will be unmanned and carry five times more cargo … because of increasing e-commerce.

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EV Cargo Technology Joins EV Cargo, The Largest Privately-owned Logistics Business In The UK

EV Cargo Technology

EV Cargo Technology is one of six EmergeVest-backed companies forming EV Cargo. EV Cargo is a £850 million business focused on intersection of logistics and technology. Cargo-centric model delivers mission-critical supply chain services. EV Cargo Technology, one of the UK’s leading providers of supply chain management software is one of six premier logistics companies which have joined forces to form EV Cargo. News and Events

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EV Cargo Packaging Conference 2020 – Efficient, Ethical & Sustainable

EV Cargo Technology

EV Cargo Packaging Conference 2020 – Efficient, Ethical & Sustainable. With transit packaging becoming ever more critical to the retail supply chain, EV Cargo are delighted to announce a conference on Wednesday 22nd April 2020 , focused on helping retailers understand how to optimise, improve and drive greater compliance with packaging throughout the supply chain. This event is a must for anyone in Supply Chain, Logistics, Warehouse Management, Packaging and CSR.

EV Cargo Strengthens its Senior Team and Builds for the Future

EV Cargo Technology

Global logistics and technology business EV Cargo has strengthened its executive team with the appointment of three Executive Vice Presidents across business development, marketing and communications, and technology functions. Previously a senior advisor at EV Cargo, Ross Eggleton becomes Executive Vice President business development, bringing an extensive range of FMCG, retail and consumer supply chain expertise. News and Events

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EV Cargo Strengthens its Senior Team and Builds for the Future

EV Cargo Technology

Global logistics and technology business EV Cargo has strengthened its executive team with the appointment of three Executive Vice Presidents across business development, marketing and communications, and technology functions. Previously a senior advisor at EV Cargo, Ross Eggleton becomes Executive Vice President business development, bringing an extensive range of FMCG, retail and consumer supply chain expertise. General News and Events

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How to Protect Your Freight From Cargo Thieves

GTG Technology Group

5 Tips for Protecting Your Freight Against Cargo Thieves. In 2018, motor carriers reported almost 600 incidents of cargo theft nationwide. Cargo thieves can take advantage of opportunities for crime, such as low security at a cargo hold, to steal thousands of dollars worth of cargo. Thieves stealing cargo can cause disaster along the supply chain. Use these tips to protect your cargo against criminals and avoid costly mishaps.

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EV Cargo Technology to host a Webex on ‘Ticking All the Boxes to Packaging’

EV Cargo Technology

With packaging becoming ever more critical to the retail supply chain, EV Cargo Technology will be hosting a Webex on 11 th September 2019 , focused on helping retailers understand how to optimise, improve and drive greater compliance with packaging throughout the supply chain. Click here to register for the event. The post EV Cargo Technology to host a Webex on ‘Ticking All the Boxes to Packaging’ appeared first on EV Cargo Technology. News and Events

How General Average Could Ruin Your Ocean Cargo Deliveries

CH Robinson Transportfolio

How General Average Could Ruin Your Ocean Cargo Deliveries | Transportfolio. Start by building your knowledge of how general average works, how it can impact your shipments if general average is declared, and how marine cargo insurance can help you sleep like a baby at night. General average is a throwback to the days when a crew tossed cargo overboard to lighten the ship in a storm. During the emergency, there wasn’t time to figure out whose cargo should be jettisoned.

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EV Cargo Technology speaks on How Technology Can Solve Packaging Compliance, Sustainability and Ethical Trade Challenges

EV Cargo Technology

On 14 th November 2019 , EV Cargo Technology will be hosting an ASCI networking breakfast in Melbourne to discuss how technology can optimise, improve and drive greater compliance with packaging, sustainability and ethical trade throughout the supply chain. Click here to register for the event. If you have any questions for James feel free to raise it during the event or afterwards by sending an email to enquirieshk@adjuno.com. News and Events

Marks and Spencer announced as guest speaker of EV Cargo’s packaging conference

EV Cargo Technology

EV Cargo Technology, one of the UK’s leading providers of supply chain management software, is pleased to announce the EV Cargo Packaging Conference on Thursday 5th September 2019 at the Palletforce Hub of Innovation in Burton-on-Trent. Craig Sears-Black, CEO, EV Cargo Technology, comments: “Millions of dollars are wasted annually because of poor transit packaging standards and it’s an issue that is quickly climbing up the agendas of many retailers. News and Events

Multimodal 2015 – Advanced Supply Chain Management and Logistics for Cargo Owners

Supply Chain Movement

Organiser: Clarion Events. Entering its eighth year, Multimodal has grown to become the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport and logistics event. It is this ability to present the entire freight transport and logistics supply chain under one roof that makes Multimodal the go-to event for shippers, importers, exporters, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers – all seeking ways to run a slicker supply chain. Multimodal 2015. Date: 28 – 30 April 2014.

Expect the Unexpected: Planning Supply Chain Contingencies for Unpredictable Events

TMC

When these events happen, shippers are forced to execute emergency contingency plans and decisions, or manage as best they can if they don’t have a plan or have opted for a wait-and-see strategy. For example, if shippers/logistics managers are aware of delays at ocean ports but are unsure about diverting cargo to other ports, a possible course of action is to terminate their shipments at designated ports and use over the road freight or air transportation options to reduce transit times.

Supply Chain Goals: Gracefully Overcoming the Hurdles of Global Sports Events

BluJay Solutions

If supply chain is the ultimate team sport, nothing tests the game strategy and teamwork like a worldwide event. Preparations for this athletic mega event have been at full throttle for a long time. With 32 countries facing off in 64 soccer matches, everything must be perfectly coordinated so as not to mar the magic of the event. Massive sports events, such as the World Cup, involve Herculean tasks that few people see.

A Year In Events: Looking Back At 2016 (US Edition)

EcoVadis

As 2016 comes to a close, we would like to look back at the most notable events that EcoVadis had the privilege of taking part in this year throughout the US, and summarize key topics, standout speakers, and other notes of interest from the year. Responsible Electronics, the EICC ’s biggest event of the year, is focused on CSR in the global electronics supply chain, and included top speakers from industry, civil society, and government.

EV Cargo’s Downton Looks To Future Growth As EV Cargo Logistics

EV Cargo Technology

CM Downton, the award-winning distribution business built on family values, is set to enter an exciting new chapter in its distinguished history by rebranding to EV Cargo Logistics. becoming part of EV Cargo later that year. News and Events

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Keep Your Cargo Out of Danger: Best Practices for Transportation Risk Management

CH Robinson Transportfolio

With the main focus on maximizing time and cost efficiencies, cargo risk management is often skipped over despite being a critical step in protecting your company. . The risk of delays and lost cargo are real. What risk does your cargo face? When importing or exporting, you must understand the various types of risks your cargo could face and how you can help protect the value of the goods shipped globally. How should you estimate your cargo risks?

Cargo Insurance: What is it, What are the Types, & Do I Need it for My Shipment?

Cerasis

Following up our announcement that we have negotiated lower cargo insurance costs and now offer a zero deductible for that cargo insurance, we thought we’d take a deeper look at freight insurance (also known as cargo insurance). Specifically, what is cargo insurance, and should shippers even request it. What Is Cargo Insurance? Therefore, shippers can request cargo insurance to protect their goods from loss, damage, or theft while in transit.

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Knowledge is power – Start managing your cargo shipments actively

Global Trade Management

I am talking about real time information that is coming directly from the cargo, for instance a sea freight container. One platform, one dashboard Based in the heart of Switzerland arviem is about to be a melting pot for global cargo monitoring. Because arviem is monitoring the conditions inside of your sea cargo container and arviem is delivering the information you need: geo zone transitions, door openings, temperature or humidity alerts, and many more.

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EV Cargo Technology to Attend the Blockchain Event in Hong Kong

EV Cargo Technology

On the 7th March EV Cargo Technology will be attending “ Blockchain – The Answer to the Future of Retail ” hosted by the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. This event will be looking at some practical tips for business on how to facilitate effective blockchain applications. The event is a great opportunity for EV Cargo Technology to keep up-to-date on the blockchain technology and its application in the growing retail and logistics industry. News and Events

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Southwest Airlines Cargo Now Shipping Internationally, Beginning With Mexico

EFT

Cargo is expanding internationally in its shipping operations, with Mexico City the first port of call and further routes planned shortly. Our Teams have been hard at work getting ready for this historic milestone, and now we're set to take our award-winning Cargo services to places we've never been able to reach before," said Matt Buckley, Southwest's Vice President of Cargo and Charters. "We Southwest Airlines Co.

Adjuno Becomes EV Cargo Technology Following Rebrand

EV Cargo Technology

The company has changed its name to EV Cargo Technology in a move designed to consolidate its position as a key player within EV Cargo, a global logistics provider. EV Cargo provides mission-critical transport, logistics and freight forwarding services and logistics technology to a portfolio of leading brands. Like all business units within EV Cargo, it is undertaking a strategy of organic growth and will benefit from leveraging the well-recognised EV Cargo brand.

How to Mitigate Risk of Full Truckload Shipping: Freight/Cargo Insurance!

Cerasis

The Problem: Full Truckload Carries Less Risk, So Shippers Forgo Cargo Insurance Risk exists in all transportation modes, and failure to consider risk in full truckload shipping is a poor strategy that will result in loses. Therefore, shippers should review existing policy or contract liability and opt for additional cargo insurance to reduce risk, depending on freight fragility. This includes purchasing freight or cargo insurance.

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The Story Continues…. Let’s Don’t Sugar Coat the Real Issue

Supply Chain Shaman

The following week, I am speaking at the Ortec, Optimus Event in Atlanta , the RIS News event in Orlando , and the Demand-Driven Institute Event in Houston. Uncategorized cargo global trade inventory ports supply chain visibility This morning, my mailbox was bombarded with the news of tentative agreement of the settlement of the nine-month labor conflict between the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU).

AIT Worldwide Logistics acquires UK-based freight forwarder ConneXion World Cargo

EFT

Supply chain solutions leader AIT Worldwide Logistics announced the expansion of its global footprint with the acquisition of ConneXion World Cargo, a freight forwarder headquartered in London with five additional locations in Asia, Europe and North America. He said, "AIT has many customers in the UK with consistently high cargo volume and the company's aspiration to expand there has intensified in recent years.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Using GPS to track cargo.

Supply Chains Rock

Using GPS to track cargo containers. Many months ago I blogged about some new services that were being created to help shippers track cargo using wireless technologies. Upcoming Events. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: arviem and KeyTone.

Global Trade Management

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. The ability to track, trace, monitor and respond to events throughout the transit of goods would make it much easier. Trying to manage a global supply chain without knowing exactly where cargo is located, its condition, who has custody of it, or when events occur, is experiencing the supply chain – not managing it. arviem real-time cargo monitoring.

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EV Cargo Targets Further Growth With Launch Of New Solutions Division

EV Cargo Technology

Global logistics and technology business EV Cargo is targeting accelerated growth after expanding and strengthening its service offering with the creation of a new business division. EV Cargo Solutions will offer a range of flexible and on-demand services by combining and integrating the global capabilities across all EV Cargo business divisions. The post EV Cargo Targets Further Growth With Launch Of New Solutions Division appeared first on EV Cargo Technology.

Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) International Roadcheck Annual 3-Day Enforcement Event to Take Place June 2-4, 2015

Cerasis

What is The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance International Roadcheck Event and Why is it Being Held? CVSA is holding an event to kick off the 28th annual International Roadcheck on June 2, 2015, near the Washington-Idaho state border at 10:00 am. The kickoff event includes speakers from CVSA, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), Idaho State Police, Washington State Patrol, Florida Highway Patrol and Washington Trucking Associations.

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Letter from the CEO: Coronavirus Market Update

Transplace

Cargo flows and ship calls are rebounding in China. The reopening of factories in China would see a gradual return of demand, but Alphaliner noted in a recent newsletter that cargo volume recovery was expected to take a few weeks, and until normal volume is reached, carriers would continue to selectively implement blank sailings, likely until the end of March. Savannah / Brunswick are predicting import cargo decrease by 40% in March and April from 2019 levels.

Hong Kong’s Office Warming Party

EV Cargo Technology

EV Cargo Technology HK has moved to a new office in the business district of Kowloon Bay last month. To inaugurate the new office, the EV Cargo Technology team hosted a traditional Hong Kong style ‘Lion Dance’ and ‘Roasted Pig Cutting’ ceremony. Duncan explains, “Moving into our new location, right next door to our owner and much nearer our customer base, can only help EV Cargo Technology achieve our ambitious growth targets. News and Events

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EV Cargo Technology Hong Kong volunteer to check Christmas Boxes donated to children’s charity, Box of Hope.

EV Cargo Technology

On 22 nd November 2019, 6 members of the EV Cargo Technology Hong Kong team put down their usual day job and volunteered to assist Box of Hope for an afternoon of checking boxes donated by school children ready for shipment. For EV Cargo Technology’s 6 volunteers, their time was taken ensuring each box they checked adhered to the guidelines given by the charity. The post EV Cargo Technology Hong Kong volunteer to check Christmas Boxes donated to children’s charity, Box of Hope.

What is Cargo Insurance and Why Is It Important?

CH Robinson Transportfolio

That’s where cargo insurance comes in. All too often, shippers misunderstand how liability works in the event of loss to their goods. To clear up these confusions, this post will explain key cargo insurance information and how it can help mitigate your shipping risks. What is cargo insurance? Marine cargo insurance is the most common method used to protect the value of your goods from physical damage, theft, or general average. Is cargo insurance a requirement?

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Ethics and Compliance in the Supply Chain – An ASCI Webinar

EV Cargo Technology

On 19th May 2020, EV Cargo Technology will be hosting an ASCI webinar to discuss how the collaboration of technology can assist with the implementation of sustainability and ethical trade best practices. Click here to register for the event. If you have any questions for Duncan feel free to raise it during the event or afterwards by sending an email to enquirieshk@evcargotech.com. News and Events

Global cargo conference announced for Abu Dhabi

Logistics Middle East

The event will be held at ADNEC between 10 and 16 March 2016

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Eight Key Takeaways From FreighTech 2018:TLV

Freightos

In a conversation beginning at the tail-end of a lecture and concluding on a patio overlooking the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City, I spoke to Celine Hourcade, IATA’s Head of Cargo Transformation. For a couple of reasons but mostly because: Cargo is not the core revenue center of air carriers, passengers are. Cargo can’t talk, so edge-cases cause serious complexities, especially if all the data isn’t tied to the individual shipment. Events Freight Insights LogTech

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