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DHL Express launches ubran drone service in China to meet last mile challenges

DHL Express and intelligent autonomous aerial vehicle company EHang have entered into a strategic partnership to jointly launch a fully automated and intelligent smart drone delivery solution to tackle last-mile delivery challenges in the urban areas of China. The launch ceremony was held toda...

UPS profits down but revenue up in Q1

UPS has reported consolidated revenue increased to $17.2 billion in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019 driven by gains in average daily volume and higher-quality revenue and it said results reflect the impact of severe winter weather in the US. Revenue was just above the $17.1 billion, growth of 0.3...

RedCargo and GD Express announce new regional e-commerce partnership

RedCargo Logistics - the cargo and logistics platform of AirAsia - has announced a strategic partnership with Malaysian express delivery provider GD Express (GDEX). The new partnership provides GDEX customers with access to AirAsia’s extensive network, meaning goods are able to be transported a...

Growing trade tensions impact FedEx in Q3

FedEx Corp. has reported results below “expectation” in the third quarter (Q3) ending 28 February as net income fell from Q3 in 2018 as growing global trade tensions and the integration of TNT weighed down performance. Adjusted net income reached US$797 million, a near 25 per cent decline on ...

Alberto Nobis new CEO DHL Express Europe

DHL Express has appointed Alberto Nobis (pictured above) as its new chief executive officer (CEO) for Europe paving the way for his return to the global management board of DHL Express. Nobis was the global chief financial officer for DHL Express from 2009 to 2012 before relocating to his home co...

Don Colleran appointed president and CEO of FedEx Express

FedEx Corp. has appointed Don Colleran (pictured below) as president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express - effective from 16 March (Saturday). He will replace Raj Subramaniam, who became president and chief operating officer of the parent company on 1 March, after then-president David Br...

FedEx launches sameday delivery Bot

FedEx has revealed developed an autonomous delivery device designed to help retailers make same-day and last-mile deliveries to their customers called the FedEx SameDay Bot. The integrator said it had been developed to meet the rapidly changing needs of consumers as with the bot, retailers will ...

Delta Cargo rebrands product offering, aligns with SkyTeam Cargo

Delta Cargo rebrands product offering, aligns with SkyTeam Cargo

Delta Cargo is rebranding its international products to align with SkyTeam Cargo - providing customers with a common product portfolio across the global alliance. There are no changes to Delta Cargo product attributes but effective now, Delta Cargo’s international product range will rebrand wit...

FedEx Express opens new ground operations centre in Vitoria

FedEx Express has opened a new ground operations centre in Vitoria (Spain) to process both FedEx and TNT domestic and international shipments and to serve as a gateway between the Vitoria region and Europe. The new facility has a floor area of 2,000 square metres and is located in Jundiz, Vitoria...

CargoLogic Germany takes delivery of first B737F

CargoLogic Germany has taken delivery of its first Boeing 737F which landed yesterday (17 January) at Leipzig/Halle Airport. Managing director, Ulrich Ogiermann and Dierk Nather, accountable manager for the carrier and airport management, were on hand to welcome the freighter’s arrival. Carg...

Brussels Airport posts highest annual tonnage in 10 years

Brussels Airport recorded its highest tonnage in 10 years last year as it processed 732,000 tonnes of cargo in 2018. The figure was a 5.8 per cent increase from 2017 and it was driven by the belly and trucked cargo segments, which made up for the declines in other sectors. Belly enjoyed a very...

FedEx abandons US-Cuba freighter services plan

Memphis-based integrator FedEx has abandoned plans to start a Cuba freighter service from the US, according to a report on Bloomberg. The express freight company told the publisher that it will not be filing for an extension of the start-up date for the freighter connection. FedEx had previous...

Jetpak acquires Belgium air express firm Right Away

Nordic express freight and courier firm the Jetpak Group has acquired the Belgium air express logistics company Right Away. The company’s chief executive officer, Kenneth Marx said in a release on the Jeptak website that it was part of its European growth strategy. No financial details of the d...

FedEx launches new four-weekly Sydney-Singapore route

US express parcel heavyweight operator FedEx Express (FedEx) has launched a new dedicated flight four times per week between Sydney, Australia, and Singapore. The new service is part of the company’s continued investment to strengthen its operational network and help businesses in Asia Pacific ...

Brussels Airport posts 7% tonnage growth in August

Brussels Airport’s tonnage grew by seven per cent in August to 57, 234 tonnes – fuelled by growth in belly volumes and freighter traffic. Belly cargo continues its growth, with a strong increase of 17.4 per cent as the arrival of new long-haul flights to Asia and the Gulf by airlines like Hai...

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