Add to that the double-digit growth of e-commerce over the last several years and solving the challenges posed by last-mile delivery is of utmost importance. UPS has been working on the issue in Europe as these older cities present major challenges. In Hamburg, Germany, for example, UPS put a container in the city center and in the morning delivers packages to that location. Then using electric bikes couriers deliver the packages around the city. In the U. The company also announced recently that it has joined Work House Group to build 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks. Sustainable transportation is a key component of future development of many cities.
All of these programs using alternative sources that reduce energy consumption are both good for the environment as well as good for business, which is exactly the point Sheffi has been making. Browne wholeheartedly agrees. Global Supply Chain.
Last Mile Communications (LMC) Announces The Retirement of One of Its Founding Partners & CEO
Logistics providers have discovered that sustainability in the supply chain delivers a good ROI. Hide comments. More information about text formats. Text format Comments Plain text. Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. For nearly two decades we have worked side-by-side successfully covering partnerships and projects across the globe, with Peter being the workhorse on the frontline and I pulling things together behind the scenes.
It's truly been a successful formula for us and the many partners and clients we have teamed up with over the years. Kahelin will be stepping down as LMC's CEO during the 4 th quarter of this year and will no longer have a day-to-day association with the company. Although Mr.
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Kahelin will no longer occupy an active management position within LMC, he will stay on as its Non-Executive Chairman, advising the company. In fact, LMC was born through its initial work done in these regions. It will be our honor to ensure LMC's legacy, that Peter helped develop, continues to thrive after his departure. Our Team is deep with talent and we will move forward, without missing a step! BCI , one of the United States premiere broadband operators for more than 50 years.
MaxxSouth Broadband quickly established itself as the area's premiere broadband provider within the 61 communities it currently serves. Kahelin for more than 30 years. Zorin stated, "As long as I have known Peter he has been tuned into the business at hand 24 by 7.
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