Ecom Express relocates to new corporate office

Ecom Express relocates to new corporate office

September 19, 2018: Technology enabled logistics solutions provider Ecom Express is moving to its new corporate office in Gurugram, Haryana. Ecom Express, which celebrated its fifth year of operations...

Gurugram-based ShiftKarado obtains Rs 5 crore funding from Star WorldWide Group

Gurugram-based ShiftKarado obtains Rs 5 crore funding from Star WorldWide Group

18 September, 2018: ShiftKarado, a tech-oriented packing and moving company, has recently raised additional funding of Rs 5 Crore from Star WorldWide Group and Promoters. The funding was received in v...

Freightos raises $44.4 million Series C funding

Freightos raises $44.4 million Series C funding

September 18, 2018: Singapore-based online international freight marketplace Freightos has raised $44.4 million Series C funding led by the Singapore Exchange (SGX).With this round, Freightos has rais...

Deutsche Post DHL Group’s Post - eCommerce - Parcel to be separated into German and international divisions

Deutsche Post DHL Group’s Post - eCommerce - Parcel to be separated into German and international divisions

September 18, 2018: Deutsche Post DHL Group has announced that it is going to separate the Post - eCommerce - Parcel (PeP) into German and international divisions under dedicated Board of Management l...

FROM MAGAZINE : Facilitating transformation in packaging

FROM MAGAZINE : Facilitating transformation in packaging

Increasingly, packaging companies are incorporating innovative design features and utilising more advanced technologies, to produce and manage pioneering products and ever more sophisticated systems, ...

FROM MAGAZINE : Eyeing more on trans-Pacific business, says Huned Gandhi, Dascher India

FROM MAGAZINE : Eyeing more on trans-Pacific business, says Huned Gandhi, Dascher India

With the use of new technologies, the traditional freight forwarding business of simply buying and selling is disappearing. Shippers are comparing the areas of consumption with - where they have their...

FROM MAGAZINE : Shridhar Venkat reveals supply chain complexities to run the magnanimous kitchens

FROM MAGAZINE : Shridhar Venkat reveals supply chain complexities to run the magnanimous kitchens

The Akshaya Patra Foundation, which began its journey in 2000 feeding 1500 school children in five schools in Bangalore has transformed from its humble beginnings to a colossal scale, making its Mid-D...

FROM MAGAZINE : Akshaya Patra- Putting a smile on a plate

FROM MAGAZINE : Akshaya Patra- Putting a smile on a plate

Text by Surya Kannoth & photos by Meghana SastryThe history of The Akshaya Patra Foundation began when Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, the founder of the ISKCON, looked out of a window at Mayapur near...

SCM Pharma Summit focuses on bringing end-to-end supply chain visibility

SCM Pharma Summit focuses on bringing end-to-end supply chain visibility

September 12, 2018: The 9th Annual SCM Pharma Summit 2018 organised by UBM, recently concluded on a successful note, with logistics players and pharma manufacturers discussing some thought provoking c...

Kuehne + Nagel utilises blockchain technology for VGM Portal

Kuehne + Nagel utilises blockchain technology for VGM Portal

September 11, 2018: Kuehne + Nagel for the first time leveraged the benefits of blockchain technology in a large scale operational environment with 800,000 transactions per month while upgrading its w...

Panalpina adds two new members to executive board

Panalpina adds two new members to executive board

Sep 6, 2018: Panalpina is expanding the company’s executive board, to include its three core products: air freight, ocean freight, and logistics.“Our company has ambitious growth targets for the c...

Logistics startup WheelsEye raises $1 million from Prime Ventures

Logistics startup WheelsEye raises $1 million from Prime Ventures

September 3, 2018: Logistics startup WheelsEye has reportedly raised $1 million from Prime Venture Partners. The funding by the early-stage venture capital firm will be used to improve and refine the ...

DHL Express opens first service center in Jalandhar

DHL Express opens first service center in Jalandhar

August 31, 2018: DHL Express has inaugurated its first service center in Jalandhar. This marks the second facility established by DHL Express in Punjab.Commenting on the inauguration of the facility, ...

Wipro Joins BiTA to Drive Blockchain Adoption in the Transportation Industry

Wipro Joins BiTA to Drive Blockchain Adoption in the Transportation Industry

August 31, 2018: Wipro has joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) to spearhead the development of blockchain standards and drive blockchain adoption in the transportation industry.BiTA is ...

Laurent Binetti to take charge as chief commercial officer at CEVA Logistics

Laurent Binetti to take charge as chief commercial officer at CEVA Logistics

August 29, 2018: CEVA Logistics has appointed Laurent Binetti as the new chief commercial officer. He will join the company as of 1 September, 2018. He will be based at the CEVA Logistics head office ...

National Logistics Portal to enhance trade efficiencies, trial run to end by March 2019

National Logistics Portal to enhance trade efficiencies, trial run to end by March 2019

August 28, 2018: The National Logistics Portal, which is being developed to ensure ease of trading in the international and domestic markets, will be launched next year, Finance and Corporate Affairs ...

Warehouse space leasing see 45% surge in major cities on back of GST

Warehouse space leasing see 45% surge in major cities on back of GST

August 24, 2018: The Industrial and Logistics space saw a 45 percent growth in leasing activity in the first half of 2018 to close to 10 million square feet of space as compared with H1 2017, in seven...

KICT and CONCOR join hands for EXIM and coastal rail movement 

KICT and CONCOR join hands for EXIM and coastal rail movement 

August 22, 2018: Kandla International Container Terminal (KICT) and the Container Corporation of India (Concor) have entered into an agreement under which Kandla will be connected with various ICDs.Th...