How Tielbeke improved its service with accurate arrival times

Delivering 3,000 shipments per day on time – with the ETA of PTV Drive&Arrive

Companies are getting spoilt. They will no longer put up with deliveries arriving “sometime in the afternoon”, they want to know exactly when the delivery vehicle will turn up at their door.Read more

AEOLIX – more efficiency and productivity in logistics thanks to networking

Florian Krietsch, Senior Project Manager Logistics Research, PTV, who is managing the AEOLIX project on the PTV side.

Florian Krietsch, Senior Project Manager Logistics Research, PTV, who is managing the AEOLIX project on the PTV side.

Visibility in the supply chain due to easy access and the exchange and use of relevant and easily available information related to logistics – these are the essential prerequisites for a pan-European intermodal logistics solution.Read more

From Kiosk to Commercial Kitchen: Lautertal Ensures

“I cannot imagine anything better than PTV Smartour.” Markus Neiheisel, Lautertal C+C GmbH & Co. KG

Tight delivery time slots, pedestrian areas, limited parking spaces for trucks – as a food wholesaler, Lautertal C+C GmbH & Co. KG has to overcome all of the constraints of inner-city deliveries, while at the same time meeting the needs of customers in rural areas.Read more

How Hogs Back Brewery saves fuel and costs by optimising deliveries

“We save miles and money, the drivers are doing less hours and we’ve got room to grow.” Nigel Hyde, Hogs Back Brewery

“I would recommend Route Optimiser to any business that is wanting to save money and improve their business in a whole.” Nigel Hyde, Trade Manager at Hogs Back Brewery, knows what he is talking about.Read more

New standards in real-time notification

PTV Smartour Notification Service: the right information at the right time

Everything can arrive. But knowing the exact time is key. Notification and shipment tracking in real-time – with the route planning software PTV Smartour, the PTV Group is setting new standards in real-time notification.

PTV Smartour, has achieved new levels of quality in real-time planning.… Read more

Apply now for the Eco Performance Award 2017!

The PTV Group promotes the Eco Performance Award. Become an Eco Performer 2017 and apply for the Eco Performance Award by 31 January 2017.

The PTV Group promotes the Eco Performance Award. Become an Eco Performer 2017 and apply for the Eco Performance Award by 31 January 2017.

Has going green put you in the black? Have you found a balance between economics and the environment?  Are you committed to your employees and the company?Read more

Bringing PTV Group logistics solutions to the U.A.E.

Fruitful collaboration: Nektarios Triantafyllidis (PTV Group) and Nadia Abdul Aziz (NAFL)

How can I improve my transport logistics operations in the MENA region? What are the market trends and how do I tackle the challenges of Urban Logistics? With these questions in mind, more than 70 decision-makers and experts from transport logistics an d shipping industry came together at PTV Group’s first Logistics Solutions Launch in Dubai on November 27.Read more

Keeping up with the urban times: Fresenius Kabi plans with PTV Smartour

Fresenius Kabi AG, Logistik Werk Friedberg, 01.10.2015 (c) Team Uwe Nölke | Fotografie & Film für Menschen & Unternehmen, D-61476 Kronberg, Brunnenweg 21, T +49 6173 321413, look@team-uwe-noelke.de, www.team-uwe-noelke.de

Fresenius Kabi AG, (c) Team Uwe Nölke

Hospitals and clinics, medical supply stores, doctors’ practices, nursing homes and home care: vital medicines and medical products have to reach patients on time. To ensure this, Fresenius Kabi Logistik GmbH has around 120 vehicles on the road in Germany every day.Read more

Growing and prospering together

PTV Group acquires DPS International Ltd. and invests in cloud-based trip planning. Photo: Michael Staudt/a1pix

PTV Group acquires DPS International Ltd. and invests in cloud-based trip planning. Photo: Michael Staudt/a1pix

We are pleased to announce that PTV Group and British supplier Distribution Planning Software International Limited (DPS) are now operating as one. Central to the product portfolio is the cloud-based route planning solution.Read more

For real? TMS and real time

Frank Felten, Vice President Traffic Product Management & Software Development at the PTV Group, on the development of transport management systems.

Frank Felten, Vice President Traffic Product Management & Software Development at the PTV Group, on the development of transport management systems.

Frank Felten, Vice President Traffic Product Management & Software Development at the PTV Group, has written a contribution for the Logistics Practical Handbook about the development of transportation management systems (TMS).Read more