Logistics service providers

Profiles of the LSPs in the logistics space

LSP News

ALSC EUROPE 22 Gunnar Stiesch_MAN Energy Solutions

Watch: Fuelling the future of green trade

2022-05-19T16:14:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Experts in new energy and propulsion technology discuss the transformation of the logistics industry and what the automotive industry can do to reduce emissions in the transport of parts and vehicles, as well as reducing risk as fuel prices continue to rise

ALSC Europe 22_Philip Damas_Drewry Shipping Consultants

Watch: Consolations for a container shipping crisis


The global container shipping industry is in a state of disarray that has set it back 50 years in terms of transit and arrival times but there are contingencies that can be taken, according to Drewry Shipping Consultants

ALSC Europe Day 2_Session_1 FVL innovation

Watch: Finished vehicle logistics – delivering vehicles with better data

2022-05-19T12:21:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Experts from Designwerk Europe, Inform and Seoul Robotics discuss the latest technology designed to help carmakers get their vehicles to market more efficiently and sustainably in the face of ongoing disruption

Sustainability: Enger, Hoegh; Misiak, Yazaki; Stensen, Maersk;

Watch: The supply chain heroes of net carbon zero

2022-05-19T10:28:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Logistics leaders from Yazaki, Maersk and Höegh Autoliners discuss strategies for achieving carbon neutrality across the automotive supply chain

Laith, SEMI, Ron, CNW

Watch: Lessons from a crisis – designing smarter automotive semiconductor and material supply chains

2022-05-18T22:57:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Leaders from SEMI Europe and CNW explore how OEMs, chipmakers and logistics providers are working together to mitigate semiconductor shortages.


Toyota cuts transport emissions in Europe with support from Gefco

2022-05-18T14:35:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Toyota is pushing forward on its plans to cut emissions from the supply chain by using a new service provided by logistics provider Gefco that ships parts inbound to France twice a day using a combination of road and rail.

Philip Damas Drewry ALSC Europe

Global container shipping the worst for 50 years reports Drewry

2022-05-17T11:43:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Global port congestion, and unpredictable transit and lead times in container shipping have resulted in one of the most dismal and uncertain times for the maritime transport of goods, something that isn’t expected to improve until 2023

RPM Thumb

Rising fuel price a primary concern for outbound sector

2022-05-17T08:30:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

A new quarterly survey from RPM and Automotive Logistics reveals that the rise in fuel price is the number one concern for both providers and users of finished vehicle logistics services around the world

RPM Thumb

Finished vehicle logistics global survey: Fishing in troubled waters

2022-05-11T00:19:00+01:00By Daniel Harrison, Marcus Williams

Download this report to find out what are currently the main concerns for those companies providing and using finished vehicle logistics services around the world. Based on an extensive survey of companies in Asia, Europe and North America, the results give an overview of the key trends affecting the sector and the sentiment in the market as a whole


Ford signs up DHL for fleet services

2022-04-29T11:13:00+01:00By Jason Dunn

Ford has signed a contract with DHL for the provision of logistics services for customers of its joint venture Ford Fleet Management offering


Delivering emissions cuts in the face of disruption

2022-04-26T10:53:00+01:00By Malcolm Ramsay

Logistics providers including DSV, Inform, Kuehne+Nagel and Maersk are making sustainability a side-effect of supply chain optimisation

Assembly 2021_banner_medium

A sea change for sustainable vehicle delivery

2022-04-20T10:56:00+01:00By Jason Dunn

Short-sea vehicle carriers, including Höegh Autoliners and UECC, are investing in cleaner vessel technology to meet ambitious goals and make shipping more sustainable


MAN’s energy division uses synthetic gas in commercial shipping

2022-04-13T21:00:00+01:00By Jason Dunn

MAN Energy Solutions has implemented a blend of synthetic natural gas to achieve emission reductions on a containership, which could pave the way for greener fuels to reduce emissions in global shipping.


CMA CGM buys Gefco ahead of sanctions threat

2022-04-08T16:14:00+01:00By Marcus Williams, Jason Dunn

CMA CGM has bought Gefco, including the 75% share owned by Russian Railways and the 25% share retained by Stellantis. The buyout strengthens the container line company’s logistics offering to the automotive industry


Automotive logistics in Russia is in tatters

2022-04-08T11:54:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

Sanctions on Russia and the withdrawal of foreign carmakers has hit the automotive sector hard, with heavy losses felt by the transport provders


Mercedes-Benz opens battery logistics centre in Poland

2022-04-05T07:51:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Mercedes-Benz is opening a logistics facility at its Jawor engine and battery plant in Poland that will be linked by rail and make the distribution of lithium batteries in Europe more sustainable


Optimising capacity with accurate ETAs


Managing vehicle inventory requires close coordination between OEMs and multiple LSPs to prevent overcapacity. ICL says advanced ETAs can improve the process and better optimise capacity

AL FVL Spring 2022_FC

AL FVL Spring 2022 Digital Edition - Sailing towards a more sustainable supply chain

2022-03-29T10:08:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

The spring digital edition of Automotive Logistics and Finished Vehicle Logistics magazine is out now. It features interviews with Toyota and Volvo, as well as an overview of activity at the European vehicle handling ports


RPM survey takes the temperature of vehicle logistics sector

2022-03-28T11:31:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

A new survey from finished vehicle and freight transport RPM, and Automotive Logistics, aims to provide an accurate view what is currently happening in the finished vehicle sector and how the sector is responding

Büro 3

Carrypicker startup bets on artificial intelligence

2022-03-28T09:19:00+01:00By Claas Alexander

An artificial intelligence system from the Hamburg-based startup Carrypicker is creating climate-friendlier logistics with smart scheduling of partial loads and routes. No dispatcher could ever match its performance.

Join the conversation

follow me on twitter follow me on twitter follow me on facebook