'Operation Stack' HGVs waiting at Dover, by Barry Davis

How 4PLs can help deliver Clusters 2.0

An EU-backed project to optimise freight clusters in European transport systems could ultimately benefit from the complex coordination capabilities of fourth-party logistics providers (4PLs). The scheme, dubbed Clusters 2.0, launched last year and is due to run until 2020 – part of the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme of environmentally driven research – with nearly €6 …

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Is true collaboration possible?

How successful logistics collaboration can be achieved Collaboration is one strategy commonly favoured by organisations as a way of reducing costs and their carbon footprint whilst maintaining customer service. It may sound simple but true collaboration is a complex arrangement involving a whole range of issues. In an article for Land, Sea & Air magazine, Tim …