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Panalpina half-year results remain stable

Panalpina half-year results remain stable

Press releases   •   Jul 18, 2019 05:00 GMT

Panalpina recorded stable results for the first half-year 2019. From January to June 2019, Panalpina generated an EBIT of CHF 52.1 million (YTD 2018: CHF 54.7 million) and a consolidated profit of CHF 34.0 million (YTD 2018: CHF 36.1 million), thereby nearly reaching previous-year levels.

New Panalpina customer portal: bringing the future of digital supply chain management to transport logistic in Munich

New Panalpina customer portal: bringing the future of digital supply chain management to transport logistic in Munich

Press releases   •   Jun 03, 2019 13:00 GMT

Panalpina will present its new customer portal this week at transport logistic 2019, the world’s leading trade fair for logistics and supply chain management. Collaborative shipment management, fully-automated instant quotation and lane risk assessment make the portal unique in the industry. Interested parties can test the customer portal in Munich before it will be made available later this year.

Panalpina improves profitability by 15%

Panalpina improves profitability by 15%

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2019 05:00 GMT

In the first three months of 2019, international freight forwarding and logistics company Panalpina improved profitability compared to the same period of last year. Panalpina reported an EBIT of CHF 28.1 million (YTD 2018: CHF 24.4 million) and a consolidated profit of CHF 19.2 million (YTD 2018: CHF 16.6 million).

Panalpina highlights achievements in 2018 Management Report

Panalpina highlights achievements in 2018 Management Report

Press releases   •   Feb 28, 2019 06:45 GMT

Panalpina continued to deliver innovative, end-to-end supply chain solutions in 2018 to its customers in a wide range of industries. The Management Report 2018 highlights the company’s key achievements in expanding its services and footprint as well as carrying out complex freight forwarding and logistics projects.

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Good cards for Cartagena and Panalpina’s LCL Ocean Freight hub

Good cards for Cartagena and Panalpina’s LCL Ocean Freight hub

News   •   Jul 16, 2019 07:00 GMT

Cartagena, Colombia’s premier port, is becoming increasingly important as a regional transportation hub. Last year, Panalpina set up the first ocean freight hub in Cartagena for Central and South American LCL (Less than Container Load) cargoes. The international freight forwarder also tops the Port of Cartagena’s import and export rankings.

Panalpina honored with Lenovo Logistics Award

Panalpina honored with Lenovo Logistics Award

News   •   Jul 11, 2019 15:07 GMT

Panalpina’s Air Freight, Ocean Freight and Logistics services help technology giant Lenovo sell four devices globally every second.

Panalpina applies War Risk Surcharge for Strait of Hormuz

Panalpina applies War Risk Surcharge for Strait of Hormuz

News   •   Jul 08, 2019 18:50 GMT

Panalpina, the world’s fourth largest provider of ocean freight services is applying a War Risk Surcharge for the Strait of Hormuz as a result of significantly increased insurance premiums for all vessel operators going through the busy waterway.

Panalpina’s African Star shines yet again

Panalpina’s African Star shines yet again

News   •   Jun 26, 2019 14:28 GMT

A scheduled shutdown of a deep-water oil platform is no small undertaking. For one Panalpina customer, their entire maintenance plan would have been derailed if not for Panalpina’s innovative African Star solution for transporting large shipments from the U.S. to Angola expeditiously. Four heat exchangers with a total weight of 47,210 kg were shipped from the U.S. to Luanda in a few days only.

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Quintessential | How the cold chain and freight forwarders have evolved together

Quintessential | How the cold chain and freight forwarders have evolved together

Blog posts   •   Aug 02, 2019 08:45 GMT

In the early years of the cold chain, its processes were mostly managed by manufacturers, but specialty transport companies soon took over. By the 1950s, third-party logistics providers had taken on an increasingly important role in the cold chain “niche”. Perishables supply chains will evolve further and cold chain management will remain at the core of freight forwarding.

“We have to look at air freight and ocean freight more holistically”

“We have to look at air freight and ocean freight more holistically”

Blog posts   •   Jul 19, 2019 08:30 GMT

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s publication of Panalpina’s half-year results, we asked Lucas Kuehner and Peder Winther, the global heads of Air Freight and Ocean Freight, to give us a bit more color on the development of the markets and Panalpina’s performance thus far in 2019, and to tell us what they expect in terms of peak season in the second half-year.

Be sulfur-smart: an update on the rocky path to compliance

Be sulfur-smart: an update on the rocky path to compliance

Blog posts   •   Jun 18, 2019 12:50 GMT

Ship owners, operators and carriers must comply with new rules on emissions from 2020. Scrubbers currently dominate discussions. In this latest “sulfur-smart” blog post, we give an update on the scrubber debate, but also shed light on the topic of fuel quality. The lack of standardization on the composition and quality of low-sulfur fuels could lead to downtime of ships – and increased cost.

Blockchain: Moving from hype to tangible benefits for supply chains

Blockchain: Moving from hype to tangible benefits for supply chains

Blog posts   •   Jun 11, 2019 07:00 GMT

The initial glitter of blockchain may have taken a beating, but concrete steps are underway to turn its promise into tangible business applications. A keen mover of digital technologies in freight forwarding and logistics, Panalpina has narrowed the use cases for this industry and started a pilot to play the benefits of blockchain to make supply chains more efficient.

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Panalpina @ 18th TPM Annual Conference in Long Beach

Events   •   Dec 29, 2017 09:07 GMT

https://events.joc.com/tpm-2018/agenda

Mar 04 - Mar 07

Long Beach, CA - Stand: to be defined

Fruit Logistica

Fruit Logistica

Events   •   Jan 25, 2017 09:30 GMT

Fruit Logistica takes place once per year but fresh products, or perishables, are in demand around the globe, all year long. Panalpina is one of only a few global freight forwarders that are active in the perishables business. Having a global network means we can truly offer end-to-end solutions. Drop by at our stand and let's start a conversation. You'll find us at stand A04 in hall 7.2C.

Feb 08 - Feb 10

Berlin, ExpoCenter City and City Cube, Panalpina stand: A04 in hall 7.2C

Panalpina @ Intermodal South America 2016 in São Paulo

Panalpina @ Intermodal South America 2016 in São Paulo

Events   •   Mar 23, 2016 14:15 GMT

With the Brazil Wings service Panalpina offers scheduled main deck capacity to South America from the U.S. The many benefits of this and many other services will again be presented at Intermodal South America. Since Brazil Wings launched in 2015, customers have mostly used it for high-tech products, heavy machines and equipment for agriculture, chemicals as well as aerospace and consumer goods.

Apr 04 - Apr 07

Transamerica Expo Center, Pavilion A, Booth A30

Full-year results 2015: media conference

Full-year results 2015: media conference

Events   •   Dec 18, 2015 10:00 GMT

Panalpina's full-year results media conference for 2015 will take place at the Convention Point in Zurich as usual. The invitation will go out a few weeks before the event.

Feb 29, 10:00 - 11:00 GMT

ConventionPoint, SIX Management AG, Selnaustrasse 30, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland

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Peder Winther, Global Head of Ocean Freight, Panalpina

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Unloading of hydraulic press in Brazil

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A 176-ton SACMI Imola PH 7500 hydraulic press is unloaded from a multi-axle flatbed trailer in Brazil.

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Heavy drum mill arrives at destination

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A 32-ton SACMI MTD drum mill is escorted into the plant premises at destination in Tijucas, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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The 32-ton SACMI MTD drum mill at installation point in Brazil

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New low-sulfur regulation – what you need to know

New rules on ship emissions that are coming into force on January 1, 2020, are already starting to have an impact on the ocean freight industry. Cargo owners are affected in two major ways: increased cost and potential supply chain disruptions. Panalpina is here to support customers in the transition. Download the graphic here.

Panalpina Integrated Mananagement Report 2017

Panalpina Integrated Mananagement Report 2017

Documents   •   Mar 21, 2018 15:29 GMT

For an overview of the Panalpina Integrated Management Report 2017, see the microsite at http://annualreport.panalpina.com/. Users can build their own reports by choosing individual sections or can download the entire report.

Panalpina Integrated Mananagement Report 2016

Panalpina Integrated Mananagement Report 2016

Documents   •   Mar 16, 2017 16:30 GMT

For an overview of the Panalpina Integrated Management Report 2016, see the microsite at http://annualreport.panalpina.com/. Users can build their own reports by choosing individual sections, or can download the entire report. The report is available in English only, and in keeping with Panalpina’s focus on lowering its environmental impact, printed copies will no longer be distributed.

How to tick – and weigh – all the boxes (VGM)

The new international box weighing rules for ocean freight are now in effect, stipulating that shippers of a packed container are responsible for determining and declaring the verified gross mass (VGM) per container prior to defined cut-off times. This infographic illustrates the process shippers have to follow, and explains how to determine VGM and submit the data to Panalpina.

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