DHL has launched a smartphone app for drivers and subcontractors which sends real time data and PoD information back to base. DHL claims the SmartPOD app is compatible with most transport management systems and allows drivers to send information about their deliveries back to base, including vehicle location and departure and arrival times. Grain supplier Openfield, which subcontracts around 100,000 loads per year, is one of the first operators to start using the app. The firm claims it has cut […]
DHL Supply Chain has been awarded an initial six-year contract by West Midlands Police (WMP) to join the National Uniform Managed Service (NUMS).
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