SELIS Newsletter about the Commercialisation Workshop

SELIS is trying to create an architecture for logistics information sharing and valorisation to form a single logistics information space in Europe, that is accessible for the transport sector, its users and, in addition, public authorities. A workshop was held to discuss and get ideas how to move the project forwards in a commercial way…

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NexTrust reduces CO2 emissions and focuses on fair gain sharing

The EU-funded project NexTrust is campaigning for more sustainability in logistics. The idea behind the project is to establish vertical and antitrust compliant horizontal collaboration networks. To achieve a high degree of sustainability, more than 30 project partners are currently working on more than 40 pilot projects to develop cooperative loading agreements to bundle freight volumes in order to reduce empty trips and shift loads from the road to alternative means of transport such as rail or ship. The aim is to relieve the environment through more sustainable methods of transport.

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NexTrust Workshop in Wiesbaden

The first NexTrust workshop to share the results from the project was held on Thursday April 26th in Wiesbaden at the Panasonic Marketing Offices. It started with an excellent networking dinner on the previous evening and was very well attended by people from different sectors and companies from all over Europe who enjoyed interesting, informative presentations and lively discussions. The…

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Frozen Cross Chain LTL Collaboration reduces huge amount of CO2

LTL road bundling of frozen goods – process and results from NexTrust pilot case study – 6 month pilot using ‘State of the Art’ 4PL Control Tower processes and technology 9,000 Pallets of Frozen Food from 3 Belgian based Manufacturers delivered to German and Austrian Markets Saving 46 percent of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and up to half…

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NexTrust Pilot-Project “Angel”

Press Release: Fiege Logistik trials innovative model for evening parcel delivery Start of preferred delivery date project for online fashion stylist Kisura Brussels, August 10th, 2017 Parcels should reach their destination when shoppers are ready to receive them. A simple idea, which can prove to be a logistical challenge. Logistics company Fiege started project, “Angel”,…

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