Ineffizienzen
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Ineffizienzen

In Europa zählt der Transport von Gütern per LKW zu den wichtigsten überhaupt. Die Nachfrage, Ware über das Straßengüterverkehrsnetz zu transportieren, übersteigt das Angebot meist erheblich. Deshalb sollte es logisch sein, dass kein LKW unbeladen auf den Straßen unterwegs ist. Allerdings ist selbst in effizienz orientierten Ländern wie Deutschland das volle Optimierungspotential nicht ausgeschöpft. Ohne...

Truck Platooning
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Truck Platooning

Ever rising emission standards and the diesel being in discredit, makes it even more important to develop alternative fuel options for the road freight trucking industry and to discover further fuel saving possibilities. One of these technologies that are being tested and refined is „truck platooning“. It is a technology that allows trucks to safely...

Die sennder Academy: Unsere Formel, um das volle Potential unserer Mitarbeiter zu fördern
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Die sennder Academy: Unsere Formel, um das volle Potential unserer Mitarbeiter zu fördern

Mitarbeiter zu fördern und ihr maximales Potential zu erreichen um einen gemeinsamen Weg zum Erfolg zu schaffen, wird oft vernachlässigt. Wir von sennder betrachten die Mitarbeiterentwicklung als einen entscheidenden Faktor für unseren Erfolg in allen Abteilungen, sowie in der gesamten Branche. Um alle innerhalb der sennder Family zu fördern, haben wir unser neues langfristiges Programm...

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Electric Trucks: Disrupting Industries

In our ever-warming world, electric vehicles (EVs) are increasingly gaining prominence, and disrupting decade old markets. While the driving force behind innovation in the electronic vehicle market has been the much needed environmental protection, there are significant logistical incentives as well. Industrial leaders are reacting to these advances in surprising ways. Market Leaders Under its Go...

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Quick and efficient transports throughout Europe thanks to the Channel Tunnel

In a world dominated by globalisation and online trading, transport companies are facing the demand to move freight faster, further and more effeciently than ever. There are many infrastructure initiatives to connect economic areas and facilitate an even and swift freight flow. One of those exapmles is the Channel Tunnel connecting Great Britain and France...

Using Machine Learning for Tracking in Logistics
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Using Machine Learning for Tracking in Logistics

The latest trends of researchers of our generation, data mining and machine learning, have finally gotten the attention of logistics companies and fleet owners. Machine learning algorithms such as neural networks, computer systems configurated around functions of the human brain and nervous system, and support vector machines are generally used to predict an unknown value...

Amazon Reinventing the Delivery Value Chain
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Amazon Reinventing the Delivery Value Chain

There are many ways how logistics companies can ship products to their customers. An exceptional example is Amazon: It builds its own distribution network by breaking down the traditional delivery value chain just to recompose it piece-by-piece to build a tailored distribution network. Parcel delivery companies such as DHL have been the backbone of Amazon’s success for...

Amazon’s Plans to be the Number One Innovator in Logistics
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Amazon’s Plans to be the Number One Innovator in Logistics

Amazon, one of the biggest online sellers that has started out as an online bookstore in 1994, has reached numerous target markets, one of them being logistics and its modernization. All the success is brought by the ‚Person of the Year 1999‘, Jeff Bezos, the founder, and his team. In 2017, despite the rising expenses, decreased...

Die Bedeutung der autonomen Fahrzeuge für die Transportindustrie
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Die Bedeutung der autonomen Fahrzeuge für die Transportindustrie

Das autonome Fahren verspricht nicht nur Sicherheit auf der Straße sondern auch mehr Effizienz und Kosteneinsparungen in logistischen Prozessen. Das oftmals sehr medienwirksame Thema der selbstfahrenden Autos und LKWs hat in der letzte Woche erneut Aufschwung erhalten. Der Bundesverkehrsminister Alexander Dobrindt hat in Zusammenarbeit mit seinem französischen Amtskollegen Alain Vidalies einer grenzüberschreitenden Teststrecke zugestimmt, um „weltweit...

Why Autonomous Trucks Will Become a Mass Phenomenon
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Why Autonomous Trucks Will Become a Mass Phenomenon

When will autonomous cars actually appear on the roads? The answer depends on your perspective. Companies like Alphabet’s Waymo are already running hundreds of autonomous cars on American roads. These cars can navigate city streets just as well as highways and long-winding country roads. However, they must always have an alert safety driver sitting inside them as...

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