Full speed ahead

Transport and logistics are facing a number of challenges: from the increasing pressure on cost optimization, labor market imbalance, legal uncertainties, through to the technological arms race and environmental awareness. WBJ met with Janusz Anioł, General Director of Raben Logistics Polska, to tal...

Logistics challenges ahead

All industries have to stay on their toes to keep up with the changing environment, but the transportation industry seems to be in a particularly difficult spot. Confronted with digital transformation, rising customer expectations, new competitors and their innovative business models, not to mention...

MLP to develop logistics park near Łódź

Developer MLP Group is planning a new logistics park project at Stryków near Łódź. The scheme, which will be sitting on 25 hectares of land located some 20 kilometers from the center of the city and close to the A2 motorway, is expected to comprise a total of 120,000 sqm of warehouse and production ...

Locked content New head of Kuehne + Nagel Poland

Guillaume Sauzedde (45) has taken over the responsibility for the company’s operations in Poland effective January 2018. He succeeds Ingo Goldhammer, who has been promoted to the position of Regional Director for South & Central America Region at Kuehne + Nagel. Guillaume Sauzedde has over 20 ye...

Where roads meet 

A few years have passed since Amazon opened its first logistics centers in Poland, which cost a whopping PLN 3 billion. The e-commerce giant’s decision was not a one-off deal but it seems to have put Poland permanently on Europe’s logistics map 

Locked content TIM reports big revenue increases for 2016

Logistics company TIM increased its revenues by 14.9 percent in December, y/y, according to a press release from the company on Wednesday. Meanwhile, cumulative revenues for the entire year of 2016 reached PLN 619.9 million, an increase of 15.9 percent. “2016 was a time of stabilization for [the com...

Locked content Amazon to open fourth logistics center in Poland

Amazon will build a new logistics center in Kołbaskowo (Western Pomerania), the American online retail giant announced on Thursday. This will be Amazon’s fourth center in Poland and will employ 1,000 people. Completion of the investment is planned for August 2017. Its value is estimated at ove...

Where is my parcel?

Same-day deliveries, parcel tracking, flexible delivery options – customer expectations are growing as the e-commerce industry expands. The amount of data and the speed of information exchange necessary to meet their expectations place strains on their software providers

Logistics for the DIY industry must work perfectly

Logistics services associated with deliveries to Do-It-Yourself stores are not a simple task. Everything must run like clockwork to get the product on the shelf and make it available to the final customer as soon as possible. The challenge becomes even more complicated when it comes to international...