Million-pound mark for Midlands firm

Rugby-based Exact Logistics says its export sales have passed the £1 million mark after buying into German transport system CTL. CTL, a company owned by individual transport firms offers a 72 hour service to or from Germany. Exact's managing director Adam Shuter said that 30% of his customers were now European. He added that the company, following advice from UK Trade & Industry, had translated its marketing communications into German, set ... [+]

Red alert in Germany

Norbert Dentressangle's 'Red Europe' pan-European pallet service is now offering a daily service to Germany. The system aims to give customers the benefit of the logistic giant's Continental network for smaller volumes, with over 100 international shuttles operating daily. Goods can often be distributed within 48 hours, and to some ... [+]

German expansion for DSV

DSV has unveiled plans to construct a €60 million logistics facility in Krefeld-Fichtenhain, Germany. The 80,000m2 facility will consolidate a number of DSV facilities of the Road, Air & Sea and Solutions divisions in North Rhine-Westphalia and should be ready for the logistics operator to move into during 2014. [+]

Visit to the dentist as easy as ABC

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) was the only way to fly when the star attraction at Russia’s Udmurtskiy Zoo needed to go to the dentist. Sgata-Neseyka, a rare subspecies of Atlantic walrus, has been hand-reared since losing its mother. The 520kg walrus prospered at the zoo and also proved to be multi-talented, ... [+]

Palletways starting faster service to Germany

Palletways has started a fast door-to-door delivery service to and from Germany as part of its international expansion plans. The Premium+ service delivers palletised freight direct between the two countries in 48 hours via the company’s recently established hub in Homberg – compared with 72 hours via its hub in Nijmegen, ... [+]

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