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XPO Logistics enters agreement to acquire Norbert Dentressangle

XPO Logistics enters agreement to acquire Norbert Dentressangle

One of the fastest growing providers of transportation logistics in North America, XPO Logistics, has entered into a definitive agreement with Norbert Dentressangle to acquire a majority interest in the Lyon based global provider of contract logistics.

Andy Connor, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics

How can the incoming government support growth in the UK’s logistics sector?

As the nation prepares for the closest general election in living memory, it’s an opportune moment to take a look at what can be done to support growth in the sector.

Are you attending the final day of Multimodal 2015?

Are you attending the final day of Multimodal 2015?

As Multimodal 2015 enters its final day at the NEC Birmingham (Halls 6, 7 and 8) the event looks set to break its previous records. This year, the UK and Ireland’s premier logistics event, features a record 295 exhibiting stands. Event director Robert Jervis has predicted that the final visitor total will exceed 8,000 (last year it attracted 7,100).

Kjell Anderton, director, TrackCompare.co.uk

Survey identifies rush to install cameras

Last year the Freight Transport Association urged haulage companies to equip their vehicles with multi-camera systems. The call followed a 50% rise in crash-for-cash incidents within less than 12 months.

Maasvlakte II opening marks new era in port operations

Maasvlakte II opening marks new era in port operations

The world’s safest, first fully-automated, zero emissions container terminal will set new standards of safety, productivity and sustainability