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Embracing new technology in logistics

To keep customers happy, businesses are having to improve their delivery speed. Customers want things faster than ever before and for companies to meet the growing demand for speed, they need to cross the digital divide and have a smart supply. The digital divide is the differing stance that companies have towards technology. Technology is …

3T Group office

3T awarded new ISO accreditation

We’re pleased to announce that, after some hard work, we have been awarded the International Organisation for Standardisation’s (ISO) 27001:2013 accreditation. The award shows our commitment to data protection for our clients and supports our goal of becoming the most technically advanced logistics organisation in Europe. What is ISO 27001:2013? According to ISO, the 27001:2013 …

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Hybrid electric HGV technology unveiled

While the electric and hybrid car market continues to grow, within the HGV industry there has been developments without much in the end of finished products. The difficulty for HGVs is getting a big enough battery to run their size and weight. However, at the 2017 Kuljetus, an exhibition for the transport industry, a new …

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Helping drivers to ride the ‘green wave’

Lowering emissions is vital when working in the logistics industry. As well as the many benefits of 4PL, lowering overall carbon emissions is one of the most important to many companies. With new technologies and innovations, there are a growing number of ways for logistics to lower its carbon footprint. One of the latest is …

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Off-peak deliveries reduce congestion

In Stockholm, Sweden there is a night-time ban on deliveries being made between 10pm and 6am. A new trial has looked into the benefits of using out of-of-hours delivery patterns. The Off Peak City Distribution trial gave two trucks exception to the time restrictions. Researchers wanted evidence that lifting the ban would improve efficiency for …

Automechanika event

3T’s CEO to explain impact of Industry 4.0 on automotive supply chain at Automechanika

Steve Twydell, CEO of 3T Logistics will explain how the 4th industrial revolution is transforming logistics within the automotive industry at June’s Automechanika event. Supply chain transformation Speaking at the request of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), Steve’s presentation is entitled: Is the 4th Industrial Revolution transforming the physical supply chain? Steve …