Representatives from Australian road transport and logistics industries have joined forces to launch Healthy Heads in Trucks & Sheds Foundation. It’s the first single national industry-wide approach to tackling mental health and wellbeing.
A global advisory and investment firm has announced it has closed a deal with supply chain giant, Kings Transport Group, to refinance the company’s incumbent bank valued at $8M AUD, enabling Kings to execute its transformation plan.
The world’s leading logistics provider has headhunted the man who played a large role in launching Google’s first Android devices in Asia Pacific as DHL’s new Head of Innovation at its first dedicated centre for innovative logistics services in the Asia Pacific region.
Australia’s number one employment marketplace has revealed new figures that show Australia’s job market is making progress, with manufacturing, transport and logistics among the top industries for employment opportunities. Read more
On May 18, the Victorian Government announced a $2.7 billion Building Works package to drive major transport investment as part of the state’s COVID-19 economic recovery. Read more
Airline staff stood down due to the current pandemic are being hired to help companies meet unprecedented demand.
The Australian Transport and Infrastructure Council has affirmed the critical role the freight sector plays in providing essential supplies of food, medicine or other goods. Read more
The logistics, transport and supply chain are deemed as essential services that must resume operation despite national restrictions. Read more
Employees will be chasing multi-skilled candidates across transport, warehousing and supply chain this year according to a new jobs report published by the Hays logistics sector.
Government regulations requiring greater compliance, the increasing need for visibility into the status of shipping loads, and an increasing responsibility for driver safety continue to drive demand for mobility technology in transport. It remains a top technology investment, according to a recent Gartner supply chain survey. Read more