Gaining efficiency on congested city streets despite increasing challenges

Professional logistics software is at the heart of efficient urban freight transport (Photo: iStock)

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How do urbanisation and the e-commerce boom relate to logistics? The answer is simple: Today, urban freight transport accounts for about 35 per cent of CO2 emissions in the city.… Read more

The impossible made possible

Integrated into PTV xServer internet, PTV Group is now also offering a China map. Photo: Copyright PTV Group

The Chinese government is strictly regulating the access to and the usage of Chinese map data. Cooperating with its local partner company Versalinks Technologies, Ltd., Shanghai, China, PTV Group managed to integrate Chinese map data into PTV xServer internet.Read more

Real-time parking space occupancy data from BayernInfo for Truck Parking Europe

More parking data at Truck Parking Europe App

Parking space occupancy and alternative options for truck drivers: The free app Truck Parking Europe will, as of now, contain occupancy data for 23 parking spaces

The free app Truck Parking Europe will, as of now, contain occupancy data for 23 parking spaces on the A9 between Nuremberg and Munich.Read more

Plan well and bill correctly

Abrechnung mit PTV Map&Guide

With PTV Map&Guide, you can plan well and bill correctly (c) iStockphoto Gunnar Pippel

The price pressure in the transport sector is considerable. This makes it even more important to keep an eye on all costs right from the outset. Accurately calculated quotations protect both transport service providers and their customers from unpleasant surprises.Read more

Integrated solutions will save the day, from strategy to execution

Improved efficiency and customer service thanks to integrated solutions

Improved efficiency and customer service thanks to integrated solutions

The Australian Transport and Logistics industry (T&L) is facing great challenges, in the post GFC market the margins are under pressure. Rising fuel prices and increased competition have had a strong impact on profitability, but at the same time the national freight task set to double by 2030.… Read more

PTV Group launches detailed emission calculation for road transport in Australia

Green logistics concepts can now be promoted throughout Australia – thanks to PTV's xServer technology

Green logistics concepts can now be promoted throughout Australia – thanks to PTV’s xServer technology

PTV Group has signed a cooperation agreement with Emisia S.A. to provide the first standardised emissions calculation methodology for vehicle routing and optimisation solutions in Australia. COPERT Australia is a specific database for Australia’s route network.… Read more

Mobile safes

Secure logistics

Secure logistics

Looking for security in logistics? Munich-based company CargoGuard attracts lots of interest from companies that use transportation services to send their often valuable and delicate goods. This security service provider protects the global supply chain of other companies across all multimodal interfaces and provides security solutions for many different sectors – using the PTV xServer.… Read more

New video: PTV Group in 2 minutes

PTV Group presents integrated solutions for transportation and transport logistics.

“We plan and optimise everything which moves people and goods worldwide” – this is the coporate vision as announced by Vincent Kobesen, CEO of PTV Group. Since the foundation of the company in 1979, PTV has been impressively demonstrating its expertise in the fields of transportation and transport logistics for both the public and private sector.… Read more

PTV Group sets up a subsidiary in Italy

New PTV subsidiary in Italy

New PTV subsidiary in Italy

The software provider PTV Group based in Karlsruhe is driving forward its expansion strategy in foreign markets. The corporate group has now established a subsidiary in Italy, focusing on the logistics sector. The newly founded PTV Italia Logistics srl offers transport and telematics service providers a wide range of software solutions for transport logistics optimisation.Read more

No camera obscura: Transparency in the sales force

FUJIFILM

Fujifilm will celebrate its 80th anniversary in 2014. The holdings corporation employs approximately 70,000 staff worldwide and has a consolidated turnover of around 20 billion euros. With close to 50 subsidiaries, Fujifilm is active across the whole of Europe. FUJIFILM Electronic Imaging Europe GmbH is responsible for sales of digital cameras and accessories from its Kleve location.

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