Event report from Perishable Logistics Africa event
New freight tax is ‘unacceptable’ and is hitting perishable shippers hard
The pharma cold chain has never been under such close scrutiny as now: leading US pharma firm Pelican BioThermal makes three key predictions for the pharma cold chain in 2021, against the backdrop of the global vaccine transportation and storage challenge.
What does 2021 have in store for the fresh produce market? This opinion piece explores the potential impact of sustainability, changing shopping habits, the rise of agritech and the impact of Brexit and tariffs on fresh produce trade.
The cold chain logistics sector is coming under mounting pressure to invest in automation and digitisation, against the backdrop of market and regulatory dynamics and the increased importance of technology in cold chains.
Despite an agreement struck on New Year’s Eve between the UK and Ghana, levies are being charged on banana imports to the UK from West Africa. Banana exporters from Ghana and UK shipping firms are losing money on deliveries, with thousands of rural jobs now potentially at risk in the developing country.
Safely and expeditiously supplying COVID-19 vaccines to the majority of the world’s adult population of more than five billion will be the most formidable logistics challenge ever tackled in peacetime. Such a logistics challenge requires a new approach and this article asks the simple question: are we ready?
The large refrigerated warehouse is just 40 meters from the quay at the Port of Sète and has a capacity of 15,000 pallets. To find out more, view the terms of reference and to submit a tender, click Read More below.