Oiling the wheels of commerce

The InstaFreight digital platform has been contracted to organize transportation of Shell lubricants from Germany to Shell warehouses across Europe by road and rail. The move allows the oil company  to cut CO2 emissions in transport by up to half, or more than 260 tonnes per year. [+]

Shell to fuel InstaFreight expansion

Digital freight forwarding company InstaFreight is partnering with Shell to expand its services to carriers in Europe, after raising investment from the energy multinational’s Shell Ventures arm. Berlin-based InstaFreight aims to use digitalization to simplify the freight forwarding business and provide practical benefits to shippers and carriers including fast and convenient ... [+]

Freight veteran joins digital forwarder

Berlin-based digital freight forwarder InstaFreight has appointed logistics specialist Dirk Reich as board chairman. With more than 35 years of experience in the industry, he was president and chief executive of Cargolux Airlines and before that spent 20 years at Kühne + Nagel. He said: "Digitizing logistics is an exciting ... [+]

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