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New Qube facility now open

The Hon. Melissa Horne MP, Victoria’s Minister for Public Transport, Minister for Ports and Freight has officially opened the Qube …

WiseTech Global makes another acquisition

Global logistics solutions group, WiseTech Global, today announced the acquisition of Ready Korea, a leading customs, bonded warehouse and trade …

Toll Group commences new trial of electric truck

Toll has begun real-world evaluations of the latest in electric commercial vehicle technology with the Fuso eCanter.

Recognise outstanding industry talent

The Women in Industry Awards 2020 is now open for nominations. This is a great opportunity to recognise the women …

The Iconic expands fulfilment centre in Sydney

The Iconic has announced the opening of its 8,000sqm expanded Fulfilment Centre, known as Yennora 2. The site, which is …

Features

Freight and servicing in a changed operating environment

Sydney’s new light rail is planned to open on December 14th and will provide a modern and sustainable way for …

Why MBI prefers Trelleborg tyres

Vincent Westerdijk, Vehicle Technician at MBI says when it comes to tough work, it’s worth investing in premium tyres. 

Attracting and retaining talent in a highly competitive environment

Regan Brown, Chief Executive at Impex Personnel shares his thoughts about how to attract, retain and empower staff in a …

Predicting the unpredictable

Jhordan Gil, Senior Solutions Advisor – Supply Chain Execution at JDA Software discusses the opportunities that artificial intelligence and machine …



Industry Groups

‘The Great Debate’: hunting the white elephant in the room

Toyota sponsors Save Our Sons

Australian Logistics Council (ALC)

Products

Jungheinrich JUNGSTARS – as good as new

Australia Post Stealth vehicle electric trike

Australia Post trials local e-trike

Most Affordable Sprinklered Warehousing in North Brisbane

Events

EtherCAT Seminar Series AUS & NZL 2018

Trade body appoints head of border and biosecurity

Retail Fulfilment Summit 2018

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Resources

LIVE WEBINAR: Five common pain points that distributors share and how the right software can solve them

Are you experiencing any of these issues? – Warehouse management grief? – Communication breakdown? – Tight margin pressure? – Delayed …

Lendlease wins $644m airport contract

Lendlease has been awarded the federal government’s $644 million major earthworks contract for the development of Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird …

GWA: Port uncertainty, lack of road pricing led to Viterra departure

Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) says it invested heavily in the Eyre Peninsula rail network prior to the departure of …

UPS launches its new UPS My Choice for SMBs

UPS began onboarding customers for its new UPS My Choice for business service in the US. According to UPS, this …

DHL and Tetra Pak get first digi twin warehouse up in Asia-Pac

DHL Supply Chain has successfully implemented an integrated supply chain solution for Tetra Pak’s warehouse in Singapore, one of its …

Asendia selects Tigers for B2C fulfilment in Australia

Tigers has been selected as the local logistics partner to support the launch of Asendia Oceania and provide a regional …

UPS to launch commercial drone delivery operation

UPS has established a new subsidiary, UPS Flight Forward, Inc. The new company will develop and operate unmanned aerial systems …
Fastway Couriers is rebranding as Aramex across Australia and New Zealand.

Fastway out, Aramex in

Fastway Couriers is rebranding as Aramex across Australia and New Zealand.
ABF found drugs in excavator

384kg of cocaine found in excavator worth $144m

ABF and ACT Policing have seized approximately 384 kilograms of cocaine and charged two men with drug importation offences.

Solid support – from MHD magazine

Despite a materials handling market that is largely static, TMHA has just closed its most successful year in its 50-year history.
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Air freight volumes decimated by trade tensions

Weak global trade volumes and tensions between governments have contributed to a decline in new export orders.
as air freight capacity becomes more available at lower costs, more companies are taking advantage of the situation.

Market shift advantages airfreight

There's been an increase of +2.7% in air freight capacity at the same time as demand decreased by 4.7%.
Port of Melbourne container truck queue

Caught in the middle: shippers, truckers suffer wharf strikes

Shipping lines are being urged to provide detention relief as troubles at the wharf cause havoc for shippers and transport operators.

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