DHL Supply Chain
Business, Logistics

Shippers Score With Safe Delivery of MLB Umpires' Gear

Umpire behind the plate at Nationals Park Umpire David Rackley is perched behind home plate as Washington's Wilmer Difo takes a cut at a pitch during a recent game against Philadelphia at Nationals Park. (Dan Ronan/Transport Topics)

Two companies, DHL Same Day of Sterling, Va., and Crane Cartage Freight Services of Houston, are responsible for making sure that Major League Baseball umpires’ equipment trunks are delivered to the next ballpark, no matter when the last game ended, and when the next one starts.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
July 10, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Autonomous, Top 50

DHL to Open Americas Innovation Center, Relocates Florida Facility

Mike Parra at DHL America's Innovation Center groundbreaking Mike Parra, DHL Express CEO for the Americas, speaks at DHL's groundbreaking ceremony for its Americas Innovation Center on May 30 in Rosemont, Ill. (Peter Wynn Thompson/AP Images for DHL)

International logistics giant DHL has been active in the United States this spring, laying the foundation for a major marketing and education center and growing a service facility in Florida.

Transport Topics
June 1, 2018
Business, Technology, Equipment, Logistics, Top 50

Heavy Hitters Face Off in Online Tire Market

Tires (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

This spring, a struggle for market share in online tire retailing turned into a battle for dominance as giants Goodyear and Bridgestone paired off against Amazon and Sears.

Burney Simpson | Staff Reporter
May 25, 2018
Business, Equipment, Logistics

Airfreight Prices From Europe Skyrocket in December

Atlas airplane Atlas airplane used by DHL Global Forwarding for around-the-world flights to meet increased demand for air cargo. Matteo LambertsMatteo Lamberts

Airfreight rates between Europe and the United States surged in the final two months of 2017, hitting unprecedented levels in advance of the traditional volume spike from Asia that precedes the Chinese New Year in mid-February.

Ari Ashe | Staff Reporter
January 3, 2018
Business, Logistics

DHL, Campbell Soup Generate New Jobs in North Carolina

Campbell Soup Robert Caplin/Bloomberg News

DHL Supply Chain and Campbell Soup Co. will deliver a gift to warehouse workers in North Carolina: 140 new jobs.

Transport Topics
January 2, 2018
Business, Logistics

Hershey Taps XPO to Serve Pennsylvania Distribution Center

XPO Truck XPO Logistics

Hershey Co. will change third-party logistics providers at its distribution center in Derry Township, Pa., ending its relationship with DHL Supply Chain and switching to XPO Logistics Inc.

Transport Topics
November 13, 2017
Business

DHL Supply Chain, ExxonMobil Partner on New Texas Logistics Center

DHL Supply Chain cut the ribbon, along with ExxonMobil Global Services, on a 160,000-square-foot center in Baytown, Texas, that will serve as a regional distribution center for the maintenance, repair and operations for six refineries and chemical plants in the Lone Star state.

Transport Topics
November 6, 2017
Business

DHL Supply Chain to Close Operations at Ohio Plant

DHL DHL Worldwide Express hub in Hebron, Ky. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News)

DHL Supply Chain will close its Englewood, Ohio, location Sept. 18, a move that will affect 85 workers.

Transport Topics
July 31, 2017