Tuesday 30th Aug 2016 - Logistics & Supply Chain

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Volkswagen opens group consolidation centre

Volkswagen has inaugurated a new group consolidation centre KCC at Malacky near Bratislava, which will provide a new trans-shipment point for full and empty containers within the group transport network.

Waberer’s sales rise 6.4pc

International trucking group Waberer’s saw revenue rise 6.4 per cent to €276.4 million for the first half of 2016.

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Latest issue is out now

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57,500 sq m DC for motor parts group

Mobis Parts Europe, the official dealer for KIA and Hyundai parts, has opened a 57,500 sq m distribution centre at Beringen in eastern Belgium.

New Wave picks DHL for Asia-Europe contract

New Wave, the Swedish group which supplies corporate promotional goods, gifts and home furnishings, has signed a three year contract with DHL Global Forwarding.

Malory Davies FCILT, Editor.

Challenging future for food supply chains

Anyone watching the rapid rise of the discount retailers in the grocery market could be forgiven for thinking that price is the overriding factor for consumers. However, a new report for the Fairtrade Foundation challenges that, arguing that government and business must do more to make the food supply chain “fair”.

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