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  • 24
    Nov

    Robots lighten load for air cargo workers

    The Straits Times by SHELINA AJIT ASSOMULL

    It will definitely take some of the weight off air cargo workers' shoulders. Robot machinery, that is. Two prototypes have been developed by Singapore Technologies Dynamics (ST Dynamics) and the other by TUM Create. The ST Dynamics prototype uses a… More

  • 23
    Nov

    Logistics industry well-placed to overcome challenges amid disruption

    The Business Times

    Roundtable participants: (winners of the 2017 Supply Chain Awards): Ms Pang Mei Yee, vice-president, head of innovation, Asia-Pacific DHL Customer Solutions & Innovation Mr Poh Choon Ann, chairman & CEO of Poh Tiong Choon Logistics Limited Mr Ken Koh,… More

  • 02
    Nov

    Network of lockers, cargo-space platform part of logistics plan

    The Business Times by JACQUELYN CHEOK

    Singapore AN Industry Digital Plan (IDP) launched for logistics SMEs (small and medium enterprises) on Wednesday will offer a network of common parcel lockers for the e-commerce ecosystem, and also a platform that enables large shippers to sell unused… More

  • 31
    Oct

    SATS, AirAsia tie up for bigger bite of Asia-Pac boom

    The Business Times by ANITA GABRIEL

    Singapore IT is a well-grounded plan - the pact between Singapore's SATS and Malaysia's AirAsia to tap the prospects in ground-handling services in the region, in a move fuelled by airlines' fleet expansion to feed rising travel demand. In a tie-up… More

  • 25
    Oct

    Keppel Logistics' new brand taps e-commerce market

    The Business Times by CLAIRE HUANG

    Singapore TO tap the fast-growing spheres of e-commerce and urban logistics in the region, Keppel Logistics has rolled out an integrated brand to widen the company's reach and better serve businesses and consumers. Called UrbanFox, the multi-channel… More

  • 23
    Oct

    SATS aims to do more for less with tech

    The Business Times by NISHA RAMCHANDANI

    GROUND handler and caterer SATS is investing significantly in technology and innovation to position itself for growth amid a tight labour market and a dynamic operating landscape. In particular, mega-trends such as rapid urbanisation, the burgeoning… More

  • 12
    Oct

    Logistics start-up Lalamove raises $136m to boost growth

    The Straits Times by CHIA YAN MIN

    The logistics start-up Lalamove that operates here and across the region has raised US$100 million (S$136 million) in its latest funding round. The round was led by ShunWei Capital, with participation from several previous investors, including Xiang… More

  • 23
    Sep

    Advanced robotics at YCH's new facility

    The Straits Times

    Singapore logistics player YCH has given the fast-growing sector a big boost by unveiling what is said to be the region's largest and tallest automated storage retrieval system in Jurong West. Its top-of-the-range Supply Chain City facility, launched… More

  • 02
    Sep

    Self-storage firm Beam, cashes in on vacant industrial space

    The Business Times by LEE MEIXIAN

    Singapore THE oversupply of industrial space in the market bodes well for Beam Space, says Anna Chew, CEO of the one-year-old warehousing and logistics startup, in a recent interview with The Business Times. The "storage concierge" company - an integrated… More

  • 31
    Aug

    Govt allots $2.8m to boost supply chain and logistics

    The Straits Times by RACHAEL BOON

    Government agencies Spring Singapore and Workforce Singapore (WSG) have put aside $2.8 million to groom the next generation of start-ups in supply chain and logistics and develop capabilities in small and medium-sized enterprises . The initiative will… More