Conferenz FreightPortsSupplyChain Summit

Get in quick for the Freight, Ports & Supply Chain Summit

To be held on 4 and 5 July 2016 at the Pullman Hotel, Auckland, the Freight, Ports & Supply Chain Summit will encompass three conferences in one, with plenary sessions and various streams for delegates to tailor their experience. READ MORE >>

Nominate your company for a CILT NZ award

Has your company made any outstanding achievements in the last 12 months? Do you know someone within the transport and logistics industry that should be acknowledged for their studies or work? READ MORE >>

Stricter rules for quarantine facilities

Stricter new rules for approved quarantine facilities will reduce the chance of unwanted pests or diseases arriving in New Zealand from imported goods, says the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) READ MORE >>

Countdown wins at Green Ribbon Awards

Countdown has won the resilience to climate change category at the Green Ribbon Awards, announced recently, for the supermarket's work in increasing energy efficiency and reducing carbon emissions. READ MORE >>

Helping exporters maximise FTAs

Customs Minister Nicky Wagner is encouraging exporters to use the NZ Customs Service’s business outreach programme to help them make the most of the free trade agreements (FTAs) New Zealand has. READ MORE >>

New Dematic AGVs deliver safe, cost-effective pallet transport 24/7

With forklift operating costs in Australia and New Zealand among the highest in the world, Dematic's new range of automated guided vehicles (AGVs) offer manufacturers and distributors the opportunity to significantly reduce materials handling operating costs and virtually eliminate the potential for workplace incidents involving conventional pallet trucks, forklifts and reach trucks. READ MORE >>

New Zealand's compliance changes mean better business opportunities

Updating your software system for compliance can also be a springboard to better productivity, says Brett Wilton, business development executive New Zealand for WiseTech Global. READ MORE >>

BIC launches database to simplify compliance with SOLAS container weight requirements

The Bureau International des Containers (BIC) has announced the launch of a pilot database of container tare weight data to support carriers, shippers, forwarders and other intermediaries as new SOLAS mandatory container weight verification requirements come into effect on 1 July 2016. READ MORE >>

New home for DKSH built for double-digit growth – By Lynne Richardson

Following the official opening of its brand-new distribution centre on Railway Road in Palmerston North in December last year, DKSH is relishing the extra space and looking forward to a bright future. READ MORE >>
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