BDP International (BDP), a leading privately-held global logistics and transportation solutions company, has announced Neil Wheeldon as the company’s newly created role of Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer.
Global leading transport and logistics provider GEODIS today announced a partnership with Bastian Solutions to implement an AutoStore system into a new fulfillment site for a leading clothing retailer. The $48 million material handling equipment deal will deliver the highest throughput documented of an AutoStore system globally to support the retailer’s omnichannel capabilities, including e-Commerce and its more than 1,000 stores across the United States.
• Warehouse automation market valued at $29.6bn in 2020
• The market will return to normal by 2022, then to face a period of high growth
• Grocery and general merchandise to drive growth throughout the forecast period
Starting in late August, three container ships left China carrying 65,000 copies of a monograph celebrating the career of filmmaker Spike Lee. They were headed for a congested port near Los Angeles, where dozens of vessels wait offshore for a chance to unload cargo.
ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. announced today the creation of a new subsidiary, Ship4wd, a digital freight forwarding platform offering an online, simple and reliable self-service end to end shipping solution. Ship4wd will launch on October 18 2021.