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Slow Time of Year for Staff Appointments but Some in Logistics Still Make the Move

Who Has Gone Where in the New Year Period

UK – Workplace visual communications and safety specialist Beaverswood has appointed a senior executive to oversee its product brand development and marketing as it gears up for continued growth and further European expansion. The company produces a plethora of signage and warehouse labelling products, plus protective items to defend against physical and microbial damage.

Friday, January 14, 2022
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A Look Round at the Transport Sector in a Busy Week for Smaller Items

The Weekly Snippets of Global Freight and Logistics Updates

SWEDEN – Yara Marine Technologies is now accepting applications for the second edition of its 3-month tailored start up accelerator program, Yara Marine X. The program offers selected companies a unique opportunity to develop and pilot their innovative solutions while supported by direct access to Yara Marine's industry competence, network distribution and knowledge scale.

Friday, January 14, 2022
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International Ship Classification Society Issues Disaster Safety Plans for Very Diverse Ports

From Seafood to Shipbreaking Emergency Measures Need to be in Place

INDIA – The ports operated by the Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB), a government agency of the Government of Gujarat, are about the most diverse bunch of facilities which can be imagined under the title. Now in a bid to ensure an upgrade in safety, the Indian Register of Shipping (IRS) has prepared Disaster Management Plans (DMP) for all properties in what is literally the GMB portfolio.

Thursday, January 13, 2022
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New Event Looks to Creation of Hydrogen Energy Corridor Between Chile and Europe

So Why Chile? Read On

CHILE – NETHERLANDS – EUROPE – It may surprise many onlookers but Chile has vowed to become a leading light in the production of hydrogen for use as a clean fuel. The country hosts the H2 Mission which opens on January 17 and runs until January 22, a period which includes the Green Hydrogen Summit (January 19).

Thursday, January 13, 2022
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Red Routes and Smart Motorways Come Under the Logistics and Road Haulage Microscopes

Decisions on Two very Different Road Types Get Very Different Reactions

UK – Two different road types which are almost bound to always prove controversial are red routes, those areas where no parking is permitted under any circumstances, and smart motorways, blamed for several fatal and serious incidents since their inception, and both are mentioned by the road freight lobby this week.

Wednesday, January 12, 2022
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With the Decreasing Revenues from Recorded Music the Importance of Touring Grows Evermore

Despite Covid Live Events Will Remain Essential to a Range of Artistes

UK – US – Certainly one of the more glamorous sectors within the logistics industry has been largely dominated by one name. Formed at a time when US rock music was at an undisputed high spot, Rock-It Cargo, now Rock-it Global first surfaced in 1978, an era which saw the dominance of musicians such as Kiss and Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band.

Wednesday, January 12, 2022
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