Green power for Tesco Ireland

Tesco Ireland has taken delivery of 50 biomethane trucks for its nationwide distribution network as part of its partnership with DHL Supply Chain The trucks will immediately replace 50 diesel units, cutting down tailpipe carbon emissions by up to 90%. They are being introduced as part of Tesco's strategy to reduce its carbon footprint and enhance sustainability of its operations. Fuel will come from Irish and European anaerobic digestion plants, and the ... [+]

DHL to manage supply chain for Chinese car maker

Chinese carmakers Omoda and Jaecoo have appointed DHL Supply Chain to run a multi-year warehousing contract ahead of their UK debut. Both brands are built by one of China’s largest car manufacturers, Chery Automobile.   DHL will support aftermarket services for both Omoda and Jaecoo, storing spare parts, accessories and components ... [+]

DHL Supply Chain opens carbon-neutral Coventry site

DHL Supply Chain has opened a multi-user facility in Coventry, powered entirely by renewable electricity and the first operationally carbon neutral new build site for the company in the UK.  The building has been certified as BREEAM ‘Outstanding’, with an air source heat pump which provides all the warehouse and ... [+]

DHL Supply Chain to move to HVO

DHL Supply Chain says it is accelerating its UK road transport decarbonisation strategy and, in addition to deploying vehicles running on biogas and electric vehicles, will use green HVO diesel fuel across most of its on-site fuelling stations. HVO  will deliver 80-90% carbon savings compared to conventional  and save about ... [+]

Roads minister gets to grips with electric truck

Minister for Roads and Local Transport, Richard Holden got the chance to test-drive one of the UK’s first new heavy-duty electric trucks when he visited DHL Supply Chain’s Transport Development Centre in Crick, Northamptonshire. The TDC is at the heart of DHL’s Driving Ambition training programme which provides fully funded training for ... [+]

DHL donates to Ireland’s FoodCloud

DHL Supply Chain has made a donation to FoodCloud, an Irish social enterprise tackling the twin issues of food waste and food insecurity. It will be used to fund the lease and maintenance of 11 vans. FoodCloud works with a network of Irish charities, community groups and retailers to collect and ... [+]

DHL is automatic choice for fashion retailer

DHL Supply Chain, the contract logistics specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, is operating a robot picking system at a logistics centre in Staufenberg, Lower Saxony for fashion retailer, Peek & Cloppenburg Düsseldorf. The 6,000sq m AutoStore system manufactured by Element Logic is one of the largest fully-automated storage and order ... [+]

DHL develops 400,000sq m of green warehousing

DHL Supply Chain says it has developed a carbon neutral real estate portfolio of 400,000sq m in six major European markets. The 14 modern campus-style units, constructed across 10 development sites, are located in Germany, Netherlands, Sweden, Finland, Italy and Poland. All buildings will meet key sustainability criteria such as BREEAM ... [+]

DHL to strut its stuff Stateside for fashion retailer Boohoo

Deutsche Post DHL Group’s DHL Supply Chain arm has to manage UK fashion retailer Boohoo Group‘s first US distribution centre. It will lead the operation of a new 1.1m sq ft site in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, southeast of Harrisburg. The location, expected to open in early 2023, will allow the company ... [+]

India is the new jewel in the crown for DHL Supply Chain

DHL Supply Chain is to invest €500 million in India over the next five years to increase its warehousing capacity and workforce and in sustainability initiatives. It plans to own and operate wholly-owned large multi-client sites in India, adding 12 million sq ft of warehousing space to its existing portfolio.  The ... [+]

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