Transport of goods in a networked world

Transport of goods in a networked world

Already since the 17th century goods were transported from the German Hinterland-Manufactories with carriages and hand-carts to ports and from there shipped to other continents. These transports were by no means a trend, but a witness to the first steps of the ever-advancing globalisation. Since then, other transport options have...

Professional driver – a man’s job?

Professional driver – a man’s job?

Truck driving  – a man’s job? The 28-year-old Tanja sees it differently. For the professional driver, her job means variety and excitement. She sees proving herself among the men rather as a challenge rather than an insurmountable hurdle. She is one of the few women in this male-dominated career field....

Pallet handling – the unloved exchange deal

Pallet handling – the unloved exchange deal

The pallet exchange between freight operators and shippers is often a fundamental part of transport orders. Nevertheless, this concept is increasingly unpopular, because the exchange process of the wooden loading aids can result in massive costs on the part of the forwarder and logistics service provider. sennder deals extensively with...

The German logistics market in Figures

The German logistics market in Figures

German logistics with steady growth Germany’s geographical location in the centre of Europe and the associated benefits is one of the main reasons for the strength of the German logistics industry. The market volume in Germany amounted to 258 billion Euro, in the year 2016, which means a continuous increase...