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First public VoloDrone flight

Hamburg, Germany, the electric heavy-lift cargo drone VoloDrone took off for the first public test flight, in its history, at the ITS World Congress. In partnership with Volocopter, the logistic service…

eCanter and XXL Cargo Bike
News,  Trends

Green Logistics right in the City of Hamburg

DB Schenker presents green logistics concept in Hamburg with eCanter and XXL Cargo Bike zero-emission for inner city logistics

Logistics in Dubai
Features,  Trends

Logistics in Dubai

Serving the region, the Indian sub-continent, and providing the halfway stage for goods bound for Europe from China and East Asia – Dubai appears to have great potential after all. Could this mean that Dubai…

Venture Capital in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
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Venture Capital in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Corporate venturing has become vastly common in other industries. Within the logistics industry, the approach is not yet so widely spread. However, the global logistics service provider, DB Schenker, is quite…

Artificial Intelligence in Logistics
Features,  Trends

The use of Artificial Intelligence in logistics

Digitalization and AI are currently transforming almost every industry – logistics is one of them. the question of how AI can be used to increase speed, efficiency, and accuracy across the supply chain is…

Visibility in Air Freight
Features,  Trends

Real time visibility

Find out more about all benefits of real time visibility on freight shipments in Air Freight for customers, as well as for freight forwarder and the logistics industry in general.

Innovation and technology in warehousing - woman uses exoskeleton to lift heavy load
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New era of warehousing

Discover 8 trends in the new era of warehousing, driven by technology and innovation – and with huge potential to optimize operations and improve efficiency.

Sustainability
Features,  Trends

Carbon neutral logistics – A huge task for the industry

Logistics providers are increasingly testing carbon neutral supply chains and the efficient management of resources and energy. How can the logistics industry achieve carbon neutral operations?

Florian Reuter, CEO Volocopter
Opinions,  Trends

“I don’t think we have fully realized the opportunity given to us by cargo drones and air taxis”

Logistics Matters interviewed Florian Reuter, CEO of Volocopter, on the general application of cargo drones and air taxis. What can they do for the logistics industry, and what the future will look like?

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Cold chain logistics – Health is the most important good in life

Pharma products, such as the COVID-19 vaccine, require a resilient cold chain to maintain product integrity and save lives. How does the logistics industry cope with these challenges?