Decarbonizing logistics: Taking the long and bumpy road
Climate protection and achieving climate targets is a major and challenging task for everyone involved. But DACHSER is clearly committed to consistently moving towards more sustainable and climate-friendly logistics. CEO Burkhard Eling succinctly summarizes the strategy with the concrete measures in a name article.
Helping children back into life
In Ukraine, terre des hommes and DACHSER are providing psychosocial support for children, young people, and their families in a long-term project. Joshua Hofert, Director of Communications at terre des hommes Deutschland e.V., visited the project himself a few weeks ago and describes his impressions in an interview.
DACHSER Peru celebrates ten-year anniversary
In August 2023, the Peruvian subsidiary of DACHSER has celebrated its ten-year anniversary. Founded in 2013, DACHSER Peru has been dedicated to serving the local market for one full decade. As one of six country organizations in the Americas region, DACHSER’s representation in the Andean country is an integral part of the company’s global Air and Sea Logistics network.
DACHSER Norway opens branch in Kristiansand
The logistics provider is expanding its presence in the Norwegian market to provide logistics services to customers in southern and western Norway and give them access to EU markets.
Synfuels: A beacon of hope or a dead end?
From time to time, the debate over synfuels flares up in discussions on climate action in the transportation sector. Some see synthetically produced fuels as a valuable technology of the future, while others describe them as uneconomical and absurd.
Dedicated to fashion
The fashion world is fast-paced, seasonal, global—and increasingly sustainable. When garments arrive at fashion stores, they have to be pristine, wrinkle-free, and on time. A challenge the DACHSER Fashion Logistics industry solution is happy to take on.
Golden Week 2023 in China
During September 29 and October 06, 2023, most businesses and factories in the People's Republic of China will be closed. The week-long holiday in one of the world’s most important economies poses an impact to international supply chains. Start to prepare now to minimize possible disruptions.
Growing with the opportunities
Economic growth is stagnating or even declining in many places, but in the Asia Pacific region, it is surprisingly strong. DACHSER is strongly expanding its network there for customers from all over the world.
Programming the future
By enabling transparent processes, real-time shipment tracking, short response times, and precision control of supply chains across countries and continents, digitalization is taking logistics services at DACHSER to a new level. What does that mean for the DACHSER network? And what quantifiable benefits does IT offer customers? These are the questions we put to DACHSER CEO Burkhard Eling and CDO Stefan Hohm.
First DACHSER Contract Logistics warehouse in the Midwestern United States celebrates one-year anniversary
July 1, 2023, has marked the one-year anniversary of the first Contract Logistics warehouse of DACHSER in Chicago. Although the logistics provider has been present with own warehouses in several regions of the United States for many years, the location in Chicago is the company’s first Contract Logistics facility in the Midwestern US.
The new DACHSER magazine is here!
Experts estimate that digital connectivity will reach a data volume of 400 trillion gigabytes as early as 2030. Whether or not that happens, one thing’s for sure: data collection and processing are increasingly determining and changing the way we live and work. And one other thing is true: handling data responsibly makes life easier and offers many opportunities. Especially in logistics.
DACHSER grows in Finland
DACHSER Finland will start operating a new logistics center in the Tampere region, in the south of the country, in the summer of 2024. The new facility for handling general cargo is located in Pirkkala at Tampere-Pirkkala Airport and will cover an area of over 50,000 sq. ft.
DACHSER USA grows in Dallas and Boston
In the first half of 2023, two DACHSER branches in the United States have moved to larger offices to accommodate their growth. Dallas office in Texas and Boston office in Massachusetts are now situated in larger, more strategic locations, responding to the company’s development in the respective regions.
DACHSER Americas Management Forum 2023: North- and South America as a part of a future Global Groupage network
From May 22 to 25, 2023, members of the DACHSER Executive Board and the Americas management team gathered in Miami for this year’s DACHSER Americas Management Forum. A particular focus was put on the interlocking of the DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics and DACHSER European Logistics networks and on Global Groupage.
DACHSER expands air freight portfolio between Singapore and Frankfurt
DACHSER Singapore has expanded its service portfolio on the route between Singapore and Frankfurt to include a daily air freight service. Customers will benefit from secure capacity with a transit time of 72 hours, as well as access to the logistics provider's tight-knit European transport network from Frankfurt.
DACHSER expands its groupage service portfolio between the United States and Germany
As a part of its strategy to expand its global groupage services, DACHSER USA has introduced two new LCL (less than container load) trade lanes between the United States and Germany. In the future, the lanes Bremen – Boston and Chicago – Hamburg will be available to LCL customers on a weekly basis, with seamless connections to DACHSER’s European Logistics road network.