Snowman Logistics launches temperature-controlled warehousing facility in Siliguri

Snowman Logistics has recently launched its temperature-controlled warehousing facility with a capacity of 4,032 pallets in Siliguri, West Bengal. The new facility will mainly cater to the storage, handling and transportation of seafood, ready-to-eat food, fruits and vegetables.According to a release, the multi-te...Read more

Lineage Logistics expands Heywood Northern Superhub warehouse

Lineage Logistics, provider of innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions, has announced the completion of the expansion of its Heywood Northern Superhub, making Manchester home to the UK’s most advanced cold storage facility. The upgraded warehouse will play a key role in UK f...Read more

APEDA facilitates first commercial export of Ladakh apricot to Dubai

The first commercial shipment of apricot sourced from region of Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh has been exported to Dubai. The consignment of apricot was transhipped from Leh, Ladakh to Mumbai before being exported to Dubai. APEDA has been working to establish an export value chain for Ladakh apricot in associatio...Read more

Samunnati launches blockchain tech for FPOs, farmer members

Samunnati recently launched an integrated Blockchain, AI and ML platform centered around the FPOs and farmer members. The platform will enable the redistribution of value chain gains to farmers. The blockchain is co-powered by the University of Hyderabad, Samunnati, Synchrony, and Social Education Economical Devel...Read more

TRIFED to collaborate with Assam to establish Van Dhan Kendra clusters

A meeting of a delegation of TRIFED led by MD, TRIFED Pravir Krishna was recently held with Chief Minister of Assam, Himanta Biswa Sarma in New Delhi. The objective of the meeting was to identify the contours of setting up a comprehensive VanDhan network of 7000 Van Dhan Self-Help Groups subsumed under 350 VDVKCs,...Read more

 SLCM’s AgriSuraksha solution to enable 24x7 monitoring of produce in faraway locations from control center  

Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM) is a global post-harvest agri-logistics group. The company provides services to farmers, processors, millers, traders, importers, exporters, commodity exchanges and the government. Sandeep Sabharwal, CEO, SLCM Group, shares his views on the status of the agri-warehousing indus...Read more

Uttarakhand exports first consignment of vegetables to UAE

In a major boost to agricultural produce exports from Uttarakhand, the first consignment of vegetables including curry leaf, okra, pear and bitter gourd sourced from the farmers of Haridwar, was exported to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The exports of vegetables come after a consignment of millets grown in Uttarakh...Read more

VegEase to deploy electric vehicles in last-mile logistics

In a bid to reduce the carbon footprint of its logistics operations and achieve sustainable growth, VegEase, the cart-at-home e-grocery startup has begun to deploy Electric Vehicles (EV) in its last-mile logistics. The company has just completed an initial pilot this month and will move completely to an electric f...Read more

Bengaluru Airport exports 483,460 kg mangoes from March to June

Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB/ BLR Airport) has processed 483,460 kgs of mangoes in four months from March to June, 2021.    The month of June witnessed the highest movement of mangoes with 169,882 kgs. A total of 158,936 kgs were processed in May, 110,886 kgs in April and 43,776 in...Read more

Govt launches National Logistics Excellence Awards

The government announced the launch of the National Logistics Excellence Awards. The framework of awards has been finalised in consultation with the logistics associations and forum user industry partners. The awards are in two categories, the first group includes logistics infrastructure/service providers and the...Read more

Maersk to redesign its ocean network in West & Central Asia to create customer value  

Maersk is redesigning its ocean network in West & Central Asia that connects countries including India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, UAE and Saudi Arabia to the world. The changes in network are primarily aimed at improving speed to market, providing higher predictability and offering more flexibility to c...Read more

GI certified Fazil mango shipped to Bahrain

A consignment of Geographical Identification (GI) certified Fazil mango variety sourced from the Malda district of West Bengal was exported to Bahrain. The consignment of Fazil mango was exported by APEDA registered DM enterprises, Kolkata and imported by Al Jazira Group, Bahrain.The shipment to Bahrain comes a fe...Read more