Lead Logistics

Features,  News,  Trends

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…

Patric Hoffmann
Opinions

Interview with Patric Hoffmann

Interview with Patric Hoffmann, Head of Schenker Ventures, about venture capital, its benefits and challenges and an outlook.

Venture Capital in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Features,  News,  Trends

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…

Static PoC with VoloDrone and DB Schenker
News

The supply chain of the future

DB Schenker and Volocopter have successfully conducted a joint static proof of concept for VoloDrone ground operations in logistic centers at Messe Stuttgart, Germany. This two-day collaboration resulted in…

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?

Thomas Ruelke
Opinions

Growing in the last big market

Thomas Ruelke, Chief Commercial Officer Middle East & Africa at DB Schenker, on the success factors, challenges and strategies associated with growing in the African market.

Warehouse employee wearing a mask
Features,  Videos

Logistics matters

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the world and the logistics industry, demonstrating how logistics companies are more essential then ever – both for customers and society at large.