Sunday 19th Nov 2017 - Logistics Manager

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Ford picks DHL for prototype logistics

Ford Motor Company has awarded DHL Supply Chain a contract to manage the movement of prototype parts from suppliers to Ford’s R&D locations around the world.

Praxair selects Suttons to deliver CO2

Praxair, the industrial gases company has awarded Suttons a contract to delivery carbon dioxide to customers across the UK from sites in Billingham and Wilton in Teesside and Tilbury in Essex.

Strongest third quarter ever for DHL

Deutsche Post DHL recorded the strongest third quarter in its history increasing operating profit to €834m from €755m in 2016.

XPO back on acquisition trail

XPO Logistics is back on the acquisition trail after a strong third quarter that saw adjusted EBITDA rise to $369.6 million in the third quarter of 2017 from $352.7m a year earlier.

Yusen wins Haier white goods contract

Yusen Logistics UK has won a major logistics contract with Haier, the Chinese white goods company. Yusen will be responsible for nationwide distribution of the company’s entire product range as it relaunches into the European market.

K+N wins contract with Assa Abloy UK

Kuehne + Nagel designs supply chain solution for JD.com

Kuehne + Nagel has designed a supply chain solution for JD.com, the Japanese e-commerce business, which includes quality control checks at origin. The solution is technology driven, and provides stock keeping unit visibility over their in-bound supply chain before products are imported to China.

UPS increases UK sales by 9pc

UPS Ltd increased sales in the UK to £945 million last year from £869m in 2015, while operating profit was up from £59.4m to £62.3m.