Friday 14th Dec 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Urban delivery project wins German government award

Dachser has won a German government award for an urban delivery project in Stuttgart, which, the company says, reduces CO2 emissions per shipment by 24 per cent, particulates emissions by 32 per cent, and nitrogen oxide emissions by 26 per cent.

Daimler to invest €20bn in battery cells

Daimler has set out plans to buy €20 billion of battery cells saying: “We are systematically pushing forward with the transformation into the electric future of our company.”

Nestlé creates packaging research institute

Nestlé has set up a packaging research institute to focus on the development of recyclable, biodegradable or compostable polymers, functional paper, as well as new packaging concepts and technologies to increase the recyclability of plastic packaging.

Maersk sets out 2050 CO2 targets

A.P. Møller – Maersk has set out its goal to reach carbon neutrality by 2050 and aims to have carbon neutral vessels commercially viable by 2030 as part of this goal.

FTA welcomes Nottingham’s bespoke air quality plan

Nottingham City Council and Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs have agreed the city does not require a charging low emission zone to meet its air quality targets, prompting the Freight Transport Association to hope other cities will adopt the same “common-sense attitude” to clean air policies. 

EmergeVest creates £850m business

Private equity investor EmergeVest has merged six companies to create a logistics and technology-based company, EV Cargo.