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CIPS appoints new CEO

Malcolm Harrison has been named as the new CIPS group chief executive and will take over from Gerry Walsh in July.

Profits boost for Maersk

A strong performance from Maersk Line helped AP Moller – Maersk to an underlying profit from continuing operations of $356 million in 2017 – up from a loss of $496 million in 2016.

Asda expands fleet with 70 double-deckers

Asda has added 60 Cartwright double deck curtainsiders and ten double deck box vans to its fleet. The new trucks will accommodate pallets and cages carrying ambient produce based at the retailer’s distribution centres.

AI set to create more jobs than it destroys

Artificial intelligence will create more jobs than it eliminates by 2020, according to Gartner. It calculates that AI will create 2.3 million jobs in 2020, while eliminating 1.8 million.