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.
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.
DACHSER and FERCAM strengthen groupage and contract logistics business in Italy
FERCAM is set to transfer its Distribution (groupage) and Logistics (contract logistics) divisions to a joint venture with DACHSER under the name “DACHSER & FERCAM Italia S.r.l.”. DACHSER’s 80 percent share in the new venture strengthens and rounds off its European network. The transfer of control is still subject to approval by the relevant competition authorities.
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.
DACHSER USA reorganizes management in the Northeastern United States
DACHSER has appointed a new general manager for its branches in the Northeastern United States. With Andreas Kayser, an experienced logistics manager is responsible for the branches in New York, Boston and Baltimore since August 1, 2023. Additionally, Robert Crimmins has been appointed branch manager for DACHSER’s location in Boston and is steering DACHSER's representation in Massachusetts since mid-July.
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.
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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 announces twelve more zero-emission delivery areas in Europe
DACHSER is significantly expanding its emission-free delivery of non-chilled groupage shipments to defined downtown areas across Europe. By the end of 2025, the logistics provider plans to launch DACHSER Emission-Free Delivery in twelve more European cities: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Dublin, Hamburg, Cologne, London, Malaga, Rotterdam, Stockholm, Toulouse, Warsaw, and Vienna. In addition, the company will expand its existing zero-emission delivery area in Paris.
DACHSER appoints Juan Vilarino Managing Director Air & Sea Logistics Argentina
Since end of June 2023, Juan Vilarino has been in charge of DACHSER Argentina, the Argentinian subsidiary of the German logistics provider. As an experienced manager in logistics, he will be responsible for further developing DACHSER’s interconnected air and sea freight network in the region.
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.
Opening ceremony for DACHSER’s new high-bay warehouse in Memmingen, Germany
The state-of-the-art warehouse is fully automated and climate-friendly
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.