The volume of freight and cargo revenue increase again in many airlines. Income and margins suffer however pressure.
2High-tech: RFID in France - DHL and Metro launch a big project
DHL and METRO Group start in France the first widespread use of radio frequency identification (RFID). From autumn 2008, DHL will equip all shipments destined for great cash & carry supermarkets in France Metro radio-labels can be read throughout the supply chain.
North America is the center of the universe for the road freight based Schneider National in Green Bay, WI (USA). In September 2007, the department of China Schneider Logistics has taken over the Chinese company Baoyun Logistics. Since then he has successfully increased its presence in the Chinese market. Ursula Schmeling, editor of the JTI, met in Shanghai (China) Jack Gross, Senior Vice President and General Manager International Schneider Logistics, she asked about the group's strategy in China.
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