swissconnect ag is among the finalists of the most important European accolade for sustainability in the transport and logistics industry
The Eco Performance Award honours companies that harmonise economic, environmental and social aspects. In addition to economic success and dedication to environmental protection, commitment to one's own employees and to society is also acknowledged. Over 100 applicants from all over Europe applied for this major award, and swissconnect was nominated as a finalist in the 'Medium-Sized Companies 2019' category.
Interview about the swissconnect CO₂ calculator with Tobias Jung, Senior Consultant for Swiss Climate
swissconnect has developed a CO2 calculator in collaboration with Swiss Climate. The calculation concerns the amount of greenhouse gas emissions saved when an express delivery is made by swissconnect rather than by a direct route by road. Do you want to know how the CO2 calculator works? Read the interview with Tobias Jung, Senior Consultant for Swiss Climate.
Clever express logistics thanks to combined transport
Every mode of transport has its strengths. Bicycles and cargo bikes are unparalleled when it comes to city traffic and agglomerations. For longer distances there is the railway, and the quickest way to reach surrounding areas is by car. What would happen if we used only the strengths of each mode of transport for transporting express deliveries? Find out here.
Express shipments often get stuck in traffic jams – what is the solution?
Delayed express deliveries are expensive in the B2B area. Why? They can increase machine downtime, because an engineer has to wait for replacement parts which are stuck in a traffic jam, for example. But there are alternatives for logistics specialists to ensure their urgent shipments arrive at their destinations quickly.