Freight expectations

Burridge, Elaine
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/5/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p23
Trade Publication
The article reports on the selection of Freight Traders to sort out the transport management for Innovene. According to Chris Wood, Innovene's commodity manager for logistics and packaging Europe, their system has to change due to competition. The project represented half of Innovene's logistics volumes across Europe and was for full-truckload distribution from plants in Great Britain, Belgium, Italy and France.


Related Articles

  • NITL Security Seminars. Seideman, Tony // World Trade;Mar2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p30 

    Observes that many of the fundamental rules that govern the transportation industry are being rewritten. Four basic factors used by companies to determine who would move their goods; Information on the series of educational events in the U.S. entitled Security-Freight Transport and You offered...

  • BOX OF TROUBLES. Chinnery, Kevin // BRW;10/4/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 39, p52 

    The article traces the steps involved in shipping containers and materials between ports on the sea and on land in Australia. According to the author, containers face legitimate costs for transport, unpacking and packing, documentation, customs clearance and stevedoring before it can reach the...

  • Big box breakthrough at Tilbury.  // Logistics & Transport Focus;Sep2004, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p9 

    As of September 2004, the Port of Tilbury has become the first port in Great Britain to begin full-scale operational handling of 9-feet, 6-inches high container traffic on standard wagons by rail. The work to allow these container to be transported from Tilbury--specified and funded by the...

  • Manufactured Cost or Sales Price Revisited.  // Traffic World;1/29/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 4, p38 

    The article presents questions and answers related to shipment of goods. One person asks on the allocation of credit memos for the customer's shipment loss and damage in transit. Another questions is the charging of freight for customers in carrier routing. A reader asks on the historical...

  • THIS WEEK.  // Commercial Motor;3/2/2006, Vol. 203 Issue 5167, p7 

    The article presents news briefs related to the transportation industry in Great Britain. Freight Best Practice is offering operators free advice seminars on reducing costs. Brittany Ferries will reintroduce the Pont Aven ferry to its Plymouth-Santander route Reefer trailer manufacturer Gray &...

  • Kill the Tax, Boost Short Seas.  // Logistics Today;Dec2007, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p21 

    The article focuses on the concept of Short Sea Shipping (SSS) and its importance to freight businesses. SSS refers to an alternative method of moving freight inland from coastal ports by water. The system works because commercial freight is moved from one U.S. port to another, either along...

  • Peace for Warring Priorities. Andel, Tom // Material Handling Management Exclusive Insight;8/ 7/2012, p2 

    The author introduces the 2012 Buyers Guide of "Material Handling & Logistics" magazine. He discusses the use of the guide as a tool to connect readers in material handling and logistics management and their colleagues in sales and operations planning (S&OP). He also highlights the Buyers...

  • Speed vs. Cost: The Economics of Shipping by Air. Clark, Evan // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/10/2007, Vol. 194 Issue 6, p24 

    The article discusses the economics of shipping goods by air. According to the author, shipping via plane remains an important tool for fashion producers working on a particularly tight deadline, as well as stores looking to control their inventory and keep their selling floors fresh. Some...

  • SAMPLE MILITARY PER-MILE RATES.  // Overdrive;May2007, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p32 

    The article focuses on the loads in March that originated at the Anniston Army Depot in Alabama. According to the author, the rates for AA&E are based on a single main driver team and a second security-cleared driver team hauling an empty trailer as an escort is required. The spot bid rate is...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics