Not Everyday is International Men’s Day – Part 2

Wednesday, 22nd November, 2017
The objectives of International Men's Day  (IMD) include a focus on men's and boy's health, improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, and highlighting positive male role models. It is an occasion for men to celebrate their achievements and contributions, in particular…

World Hello Day

Tuesday, 21st November, 2017
The purpose of World Hello Day is simple – to encourage communication and dialogue between people of different backgrounds in order to achieve peace and understanding. Since its beginning in 1973, the day has been celebrated around the world annually…

Not Everyday is International Men’s Day – Part 1

Sunday, 19th November, 2017
The objectives of International Men's Day  (IMD) include a focus on men's and boy's health, improving gender relations, promoting gender equality, and highlighting positive male role models. It is an occasion for men to celebrate their achievements and contributions, in particular…

World Maritime Day

Monday, 25th September, 2017
Happy World Maritime Day ! The Maritime day is celebrated by the IMPO (International Maritime Organisation) every year. The theme of this year is   “Connecting ships, ports and people”. The aim is to focus on the many diverse actors involved…

Day of the Seafarer

Friday, 23rd June, 2017
The world’s seaborne trade accounts for around 90% of the global trade. Without shipping, there would be no global trade and the world would not be as close as it is now or as small as it is now in…

Success at the 2017 EMEA Supply Chain & Exhibition Summit

Wednesday, 21st June, 2017
The EMEA Supply Chain & Exhibition Summit event, now in its 19th year that was held in Barcelona between 19th and the 21st of June was a great success. The format of the summit over the course of three days was…

MacAndrews at the European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit 2017

Monday, 12th June, 2017
Maximise your supply chain revenue, enhance customer experience & increase profits through strategic management of your suppliers, logistics & costs is the topic for this year's conference in Barcelona. This summit is Europe's largest event for the Supply Chain and Logistics…

Dangerous Goods

Tuesday, 2nd May, 2017
What are sensitive or dangerous goods ? They are articles or materials that have to be transported and/or handled according to very specific regulations. These are every day’s life products such as paint, battery, leather, alcohol and sometimes explosives like…

Intermodal vs. Multimodal: What is the Difference?

Monday, 20th February, 2017
To obtain the best routing is not the same as getting the best total shipping cost. Using a combination of different transport carriers is sometimes better to achieve the best total shipping cost for door to door movements. However, it…

Shipping by FCL or LCL. Which is best suited for your cargo?

Friday, 17th February, 2017
FCL and LCL are two different terms used in the transport and shipping industries. Is that better to carry your freight with FCL or LCL? What do LCL and FCL mean? How do they work? What are the differences? FCL:…