Lead Logistics

Sustainability in Real Estate
Features

Sustainability in real estate: what businesses need to consider

Real estate is an enabling factor for almost any business and directly impacts any sustainability initiative or effort thereof. Globally, the real estate sector contributes to almost 40 % of carbon emissions…

2021 logistics
News,  Trends

Our Top 5 Stories of 2021

Although 2021 will be remembered as nothing other than a disruptive year, regardless of these unprecedented challenges, the industry once again persevered.

DB Schenker
News

DB Schenker 150-years Elevating Lives

DB Schenker celebrates the 150th Corporate Anniversary, building extensive experience in supply chain management and becoming one of the worlds leading logistics service providers.

Open Source
Features,  News,  Trends

Open Source for logistics

For the first time, various logistics service providers have teamed up to drive digitalization together, and through open source, they will make this accessible to all.

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.