The Top 10 Biggest Logistics Companies

Which are the largest logistics companies in Germany? We have summarised the top 10 for you below.
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Logistics KPI - The Most Important KPI for Warehouse and Logistics?

As in most economic sectors, there are also KPI in logistics. But what are key performance indicators (KPIs) and what advantages do they bring? Which areas of the company can be optimised by analysing them?

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Shipping Damage - What to Do When A Product Is Damaged During Transportation?

You send your freight and find out at the point of arrival that transport damage occurred during shipment via freight forwarder. But what does that mean for you? What steps do you have to take and who assumes liability?

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Pallet Types - What Are the Different Types of Pallets

Shipping pallets is one of the most common ways to send freight. Find out from us what criteria are used to make the decision and how you can find the right type of pallet for your transport.

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Avoid these Mistakes in Your Supply Chain Management

As more and more SCM is being demanded, more and more logisticians have to deal with this issue. So, the most important questions are, how to build this area in a meaningful and successful way – BUT also how to avoid mistakes.

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What sea container is right for my transport

40ft. High Cube Container, Reefer, Flat Rack,... – with so many container types, it can be difficult to choose the right one for your cargo. 

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Sea Freight Surcharges Explained - What do the abbreviations on my invoice mean?

You want to ship your cargo and you receive an offer on which countless abbreviations and technical terms are summarized. All of these stand for fees that can be added when transporting sea freight. It never hurts to look at a bill again. If you can then decipher what fees have been listed and check their relevance for your own transport, nothing can go wrong.

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Supply Chain Management - What is SCM?

When you're dealing with logistics, there's no way around Supply Chain Management. But what is actually the meaning behind this term? Supply Chain Management is implementing the value chain from A to Z. But what are the steps required?

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Incoterms 2020 - Information & Overview

Freightfinders provides the latest information on the Incoterms 2020, which the ICC published in September 2019. 

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Incoterms 2010: Overview and Short Information

With Freightfinders, you get a fast and easy to understand overview of the Incoterms 2010 by the ICC (International Chamber of Commerce).

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