Leading independent logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group has appointed a Head of IT at a very exciting time for the business as it embarks on opening its biggest facility to date, which comes with a raft of IT requirements. Chris Mitchell joins the specialist road, air & sea, warehouse and show freight operator with more […]
Davies Turner Ireland (DTI) has been granted Authorised Economic Operator AEO (Type C) status by Irish Revenue, which entitles the company to benefit from the full benefits available under customs simplified procedures. The authorisation comes just under 10 years after the company’s UK parent company, Davies Turner Plc achieved full certification (Type F) for all […]
New Shipping Solution From Smartfreight And OSSM Cloud Set To Revolutionise The Logistics Landscape.
International shipping software specialist SmartFreight has partnered with OSSM Cloud Solutions, the Dublin-based Oracle NetSuite solution provider, to launch its new SmartFreight NetSuite Connector, an integrated freight management solution designed for businesses using multiple carriers for their shipping needs. Oracle NetSuite is the fastest growing cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) software in the world which […]
European Environment Agency’s State Of Environment Report Outlines The Scale And Urgency Of Environmental Challenges Facing Europe.
The European Environment Agency (EEA) today launched its State of the Environment Report 2020, “European Environment — state and outlook report” (SOER 2020). The EPA welcomes this report, which provides an overview of the state of Europe’s environment. It highlights that Europe faces environmental challenges of unprecedented scale and urgency and that, while European environment […]
By Alex Mills, Sales & Marketing Director at ProSKU The majority of online retailers selling products whose sales peak at Christmas time are hitting their busiest commercial trading period. It’s the time of year for many such businesses when, hopefully, the advanced preparation and planning done beforehand pays off. The systems and procedures put in […]
Virginia International Logistics, based in Maghera, Virginia, Co. Cavan, Ireland have recently added a new Ekeri trailer to their fleet and, says the company, it is already making a big difference to loading and handling on their national and international routes. Specialising in food products, F.M.C.G, electronics, manufacturing and pharma products, the family-owned business operates […]
Today, Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, welcomed the entry into force of the important Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the EU and Singapore. The Agreement was signed in October 2018 and ratified by the European Parliament in February 2019. However it was necessary for Singapore to establish a system to recognise […]
A new era of efficient shop floor replenishment is just around the corner if the UK & Ireland’s 46,000+ Convenience stores adopt an innovative pre-filled mobile pallet ‘Dolly’ as their display solution of choice. Figures released by CHEP UK & Ireland reveal that the use of the ‘Dolly’ in every convenience store and display across […]
Eric Brandt joins Crane Worldwide Logistics in New York to lead the future sales growth of the company in the East Region, USA. Brandt has worked in the logistics industry for almost 20 years and has significant experience in freight forwarding, contract logistics solutions as well as final mile distribution with specialization in the consumer […]
FTA Northern Ireland: Logistics Industry Concerns Over Sulphur Surcharge For Irish Sea Shipping Routes.
FTA Northern Ireland is concerned that businesses shipping goods via the Irish Sea are set to be faced with additional surcharges from shipping lines, which will make the cost of doing business with GB and Europe more expensive for Northern Irish businesses. The additional transport costs – estimated by FTA to be around £21 million […]