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Where lean thinking and new technologies meet

Where lean thinking and new technologies meet

Blog posts   •   Dec 09, 2016 11:05 CET

Could 3D printing herald a new era of lean supply chains? This is the title of a recently published article of the Lean Management Journal (LMJ) that highlights Panalpina’s ongoing research into the global supply chains of the future. The article's authors, Panalpina's Hrishikesh Pawar and Fevos Charalampidis, are convinced that the trend towards truly lean supply chains is about to accelerate.

A charter for Chad – Panalpina donates UNICEF relief flight

A charter for Chad – Panalpina donates UNICEF relief flight

Press releases   •   Dec 08, 2016 09:30 CET

For the fourth consecutive year, UNICEF and Panalpina have joined forces to fly relief goods to an African country where population movements, food insecurity, malnutrition and natural disasters have led to a health emergency and precarious humanitarian situation. In the morning hours, a Panalpina chartered cargo aircraft landed in Chad with more than 80 tons of life-saving goods on board.

Multifaceted

Multifaceted

News   •   Dec 05, 2016 09:30 CET

The Port House in Antwerp with its distinct buildings and triangular facets epitomizes the growth and strategic location of the Port of Antwerp. The Belgian box port is the second busiest in Europe, nestled in a region that boasts one of Europe’s best multimodal infrastructures. Only 500 m away, still within the port, Panalpina is turning its warehouse into a GDP certified pharma center.

Shortlisted and high-flying

Shortlisted and high-flying

News   •   Dec 02, 2016 11:55 CET

Panalpina was delighted to win the Air Freight Solutions Provider of the Year award at the Global Freight Awards 2016. The winning submission, made by Panalpina UK and Ireland, showcased Panalpina’s pioneering role in paperless freight, its capabilities in temperature-controlled shipments, and its impressive volume growth particularly with perishables and pharmaceuticals.

Separate bedrooms

Separate bedrooms

News   •   Nov 30, 2016 09:45 CET

At Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport, Panalpina now operates two facilities, separated by a runway. One is dedicated exclusively to healthcare products, the other to perishables and general cargo. It's like having two bedrooms in a marriage, separated by a long corridor with lots of shiny lights on the sides. An odd idea, you may say, but it can actually make perfect sense (and save marriages).

Exclusive distributor rights for Westlake tyres in Scandinavia

Exclusive distributor rights for Westlake tyres in Scandinavia

Press releases   •   Nov 29, 2016 13:45 CET

DSV has come to an agreement with ZC Rubber Group Co. Ltd. and Pneuhage Company Group for the exclusive distributor rights to sell Westlake tyres in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland.

Pía's presentation

Pía's presentation

Blog posts   •   Nov 21, 2016 11:55 CET

'Lean' is a culture, not a tool. This is the first of Pía's five take-home messages for successfully putting lean principles into action in a company outside the manufacturing industry. Read on to find out what the other four are. Pía also answers the question if a lean program can be deployed in a plug & play fashion or if it needs to be customized to suit a company’s needs.

DSV Road North America

DSV Road North America

Press releases   •   Nov 02, 2016 09:00 CET

Following the acquisition of UTi Worldwide, DSV Road has now been established in North America with two business units: DSV Road Inc. (handling brokerage and 3PL activities) and DSV Road Transport (handling carrier and asset based activities).

Stable profits in a challenging market environment

Stable profits in a challenging market environment

Press releases   •   Oct 25, 2016 07:00 CEST

In the first nine months of 2016, Panalpina recorded a slight increase of EBIT and consolidated profit (adjusted for one-offs). EBIT reached CHF 93.6 million and the consolidated profit CHF 72.6 million. Against the backdrop of receding markets in air and ocean freight, volumes increased by 9% in Air Freight but decreased by 9% in Ocean Freight. Logistics continued positively on the EBIT level.

"As far as I'm concerned, there’s no separation between IT and business"

"As far as I'm concerned, there’s no separation between IT and business"

Blog posts   •   Oct 17, 2016 11:30 CEST

In this interview, Panalpina's CIO Ralf Morawietz explains why he believes the separation between IT and business is artificial and why he wants to close the gap. He also talks about the implementation of the company's new operational system SAP TM, big data, visibility in the supply chain and what he likes about his job. The original interview appeared in the Swiss IT trade publication Netzwoche.

Panalpina opens new Logistics Manufacturing Research Centre with Cardiff Business School

Panalpina opens new Logistics Manufacturing Research Centre with Cardiff Business School

Press releases   •   Oct 12, 2016 14:00 CEST

Panalpina and Cardiff Business School have strengthened their partnership with the launch of a new Logistics Manufacturing Research Centre. The center will conduct leading research into the fields of distributed manufacturing, 3D printing, the circular economy and the impact of digital manufacturing on global supply chains. The new center has already secured its first research grant.

Switching to growth

Switching to growth

News   •   Oct 06, 2016 12:00 CEST

At the Capital Markets Day 2016 in Amsterdam, the company's senior management demonstrated how Panalpina has taken risk out of the business and laid the foundations for future growth. Growth was the main theme of the afternoon presentations. Four deep-dive sessions focused on “Ocean Freight and Productivity”, “Sales Growth”, “Air Freight and Perishables” as well as “Logistics and Innovation”.

DSV establishes Solutions division in North America

DSV establishes Solutions division in North America

Press releases   •   Oct 03, 2016 08:55 CEST

With the acquisition of UTi, DSV gained substantial Solutions (Contract Logistics) activities in North America. As a result, we have now established a Solutions division in North America.

Cargolux powered by Panalpina

Cargolux powered by Panalpina

News   •   Aug 25, 2016 18:12 CEST

Cargolux has added a ‘Powered by Panalpina’ slogan to the livery of one of its Boeing 747-Fs and yesterday unveiled the freshly decorated plane in Luxembourg when Panalpina’s aircraft (Spirit of Panalpina) was at the airport simultaneously.

Solutions standing on its own two feet in Asia

Solutions standing on its own two feet in Asia

News   •   Aug 23, 2016 09:39 CEST

In the APAC countries, the acquisition of UTi has resulted in the separation of the Solutions division from the Air & Sea division.

Panalpina opens new base in Cambodia

Panalpina opens new base in Cambodia

News   •   Aug 22, 2016 15:31 CEST

Cambodia’s capital city of Phnom Penh, is now home to Panalpina’s latest venture in Asia. The new office became operational in August, providing global and local customers with air freight and ocean freight services, customer brokerage, in-land transportation, cross-border trucking (with Vietnam and Thailand), Container Freight Station consolidation, and warehousing and storage services.

Jewel in the Nile

Jewel in the Nile

News   •   Aug 16, 2016 14:26 CEST

Panalpina Egypt has moved its country head office and 100% of its Cairo operations to the newly developed Cairo Cargo City at Cairo International airport. Panalpina is the first freight forwarding company to have its head office directly at the airport.

Sweden - the first country with fossil free domestic goods traffic

Sweden - the first country with fossil free domestic goods traffic

News   •   Aug 16, 2016 09:06 CEST

With the transition to synthetic diesel made from vegetable oils and abattoir waste, DSV Sweden expects to reduce carbon emissions from domestic goods traffic by 90%.

DSV Air & Sea USA has completed the merger with UTi

DSV Air & Sea USA has completed the merger with UTi

Press releases   •   Aug 09, 2016 09:05 CEST

We are very pleased to announce that DSV Air & Sea in the USA have completed the office and IT integration of the former UTi Freight Forwarding division; and the divisions, DSV Road USA and DSV Solutions USA, have been added to our US organization – headed by President Jacques Retief and President Michael Marlow, respectively.

99%

99%

News   •   Aug 02, 2016 10:45 CEST

Would you be happy with 99%? Sure, the answer to that question depends on ‘99% of what?’ But in most cases you probably would be. Panalpina’s Air Freight team certainly was happy with 99%. Actually, they were delighted.