• 12
    Mar

    Sats unveils S$25m investment in new technology to boost output, cut waste

    The Business Times

    Singapore AFTER every flight, extra meals end up in the bin. To reduce waste, Sats - a major player in the food industry and Changi Airport's main airline caterer - has invested in new technology to extend the shelf life of cooked food, which as a result… More

  • 25
    Feb

    E-commerce boom reshaping delivery sector in Singapore

    The Straits Times by TIFFANY FUMIKO TAY

    Missed deliveries, lost packages and delayed shipments are the bane of every online shopper. And these problems - which had surfaced during the just-concluded seasonal peak - could well increase if steps are not quickly taken, warn logistics players.… More

  • 08
    Jan

    Earn and Learn scheme to be launched for air transport sector

    The Business Times by VIVIEN SHIAO

    Singapore MANPOWER constraints are expected across all sectors due to Singapore's demographic changes and the keen competition for talent, said Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry and Education Chee Hong Tat on Monday. With little relief… More

  • 28
    Dec

    Key trends for Asia's logistics sector in 2019

    The Business Times by CHRISTOPHER ONG

    THE logistics sector has seen its fair share of disruption in the recent decade. The call for automation and new technologies to drive productivity in logistics is stronger than ever. In response to this call, the industry has been adapting more quickly… More

  • 17
    Oct

    ST Engineering launches robots for logistics industry

    The Straits Times by HARIZ BAHARUDIN

    Singapore Technologies Engineering (ST Engineering) has developed robots that can operate in factories, warehouses and other spaces in the logistics sector. The five machines, collectively known as STrobo, were unveiled yesterday at the Industrial Transformation… More

  • 24
    Sep

    SIA launches new service for transporting pharma cargo

    The Business Times

    Singapore SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA) on Thursday launched a new service, Thrucool, for transporting valuable pharmaceutical cargo quickly and under strict temperature control. In a statement, SIA said that Thrucool offers dedicated cold chain services… More

  • 18
    Sep

    SGX leads US$44.4m funding round for online freight platform

    The Business Times by WONG KAI YI

    Singapore THE Singapore Exchange (SGX) has closed a US$44.4 million, Series C funding round for Freightos, described as the world's largest online marketplace for freight rates. SGX, which operates the local bourse, was joined by existing Freightos… More

  • 16
    Jul

    Log Hub to keep online commerce moving

    The Straits Times by DESMOND WEE

    At its regional logistics hub for e-commerce in Tampines, SingPost handles an array of services spanning warehousing, logistics and last-mile delivery for several big-name e-commerce players well-known in Singapore, like Lazada. The sprawling 553,000… More

  • 03
    Jul

    A leap of faith in logistics' last mile

    The Business Times by ANNABETH LEOW

    EVEN in the dog-eat-dog world of the logistics industry, pooches will sometimes have to stick together. This is the view of former air force officer Vincent Phang, who is now chief executive of home-grown ST Logistics and Toll Group's Singapore executive… More

  • 22
    May

    SIA named best air cargo carrier in Asia

    The Straits Times

    Singapore Airlines (SIA) has been crowned Best Air Cargo Carrier for Asia at the Asian Freight, Logistics & Supply Chain Awards, the national carrier said yesterday. The award, organised by freight and logistics publication Asia Cargo News, is conferred… More