Logistics Post the COVID-19 Pandemic

Covid-19 Logistics

In the few months that the pandemic has been around, it has completely changed our global economy, impacting every industry in some way or another. During this time we have seen people having to completely change their lives and adopt a new normal that will continue after the lockdowns have lifted and borders are open again. With post COVID-19 on …

Project Forwarders Grapple with COVID-19, Oil Price Crash

Project Forwarders Grapple with COVID-19, Oil Price Crash

The double whammy of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and cratering oil prices are giving global project cargo forwarders two things to fight at once, according to industry sources. “Normally, we only see one disaster at a time,” Chris Kent, global projects director with Pentagon Freight, told JOC.com. Efforts to control the spread of COVID-19 are distorting cargo flows on sea …

COVID-19 to Accelerate Digitalization, Automation of Container Shipping

COVID-19 to Accelerate Digitalization, Automation of Container Shipping

The world right now is in the grip of the pandemic spread — and the health situation is almost guaranteed to get worse in the coming weeks. The response to the spread has been an unprecedented lockdown of entire countries with either movement restrictions or outright curfews. At the time of writing, this affects more than 2.5 billion people globally. The …

Transport and Logistics Update During Covid-19 Lockdown

Transport and Logistics Update During Covid-19 Lockdown

We are now several days into the lockdown and while we are working from home, at TSI Central Station we are still assisting our customers just as if we were in the office, as far as we are able to. We understand how stressful this covid-19 lockdown is for many businesses, wanting to keep employees safe and healthy to flatten …

Covid-19 Precautions for Fleet Drivers

With the outbreak of Covid-19, many office workers are able to work remotely, thus protecting themselves from contracting or spreading the coronavirus. For fleet drivers, this is a luxury they are not afforded by the nature of their job, and for many of them, they will still be working during lockdown periods to deliver essential items to stores that remain …