Supply chain sustainability made easy with Green Solutions
Want to make your entire supply chain more sustainable? Understanding the environmental impact of every decision throughout your entire supply chain can be a real challenge. But it doesn’t always have to be. Our quality and environment coordinator Helene Lundström explains it all in our latest article on the Greencarrier Blog.
What is good logistics and how can I improve my supply chain?
Have you ever wondered why you’re struggling to improve your supply chain? In our latest article on the Greencarrier blog, supply chain specialist Erik Sjöström shares his wisdoms from more than 15 years in the logistics industry. Don’t miss these insightful tips and advice on how to streamline and improve your logistics supply chain.
Greencarrier lyfter sjöfarten i innovationstävling för fossilfri e-handel
Greencarrier är ett av fem företag som tävlar under våren 2020 och har blivit utvalda att hitta lösningar som bidrar till ett mindre fossilt fotavtryck.
Why LCL shipments are a much more sustainable and economical option for you
Sharing is becoming more and more common. It is better for the environment and better for the economy. Which is exactly why Less than Container Load (LCL) shipments are starting to make sense for a lot of companies right now. Historically, we have always been taught that mass production and bulk trade is more economical. But times are changing.
Have you asked your logistics provider for a copy of their emissions report?
Issues like road safety and environmental sustainability are top of the agenda these days. Organisations are more accountable than ever before and being able to demonstrate responsibility and sustainability throughout the entire value chain, from raw materials all the way through to final delivery, is essential.
New fleet of eco-friendly freight services vehicles from Volvo
Greencarrier starts Swedish Logistics podcast
On May 9th 2019, Greencarrier launches their new podcast Älska Logistik (Love Logistics). The podcast makes it easier to stay updated in the world of logistics and quickly and efficiently makes you a bit wiser after each episode. The podcast is hosted by Greencarrier, the largest privately owned logistics company in the Nordics, with the employees and hosts Åsa Leander and Tea Grbic.
Greencarrier and My Dream Now
Greencarrier has recently started a collaboration with the organization My Dream Now in Sweden. Their program helps young people to understand their opportunities and increase their motivation to finding and working towards their goals – by engaging class coaches from business and academy.
Digital trends in the container shipping industry
The growth of E-commerce, digitalisation of supply chains and the development of automation technologies are transforming industries and customers’ demands and bring great potential to the container shipping industry now and in the future. We have identified four of today’s most interesting trends and initiatives to share with you in this blog post.
A decade of success in the container shipping industry: Greencarrier Liner Agency in Latvia celebrates 10 years
Based on extensive knowledge, long-term commitment, and the unfaltering company spirit, Greencarrier Liner Agency in Latvia celebrates 10 years in the container shipping industry. I met with Ingars Grinbergs, Managing Director at Greencarrier Liner Agency in Latvia, to talk about how it all started, the Latvian “green gold”, and what has led to the increasing success of the company.
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Reusing shipping containers: Thinking outside the box
Boots are made for walking and containers are made for shipping, right? Well, not if you ask everyone! Today, we see an exhilarating creativity in the reuse of shipping containers - living spaces, hotels, bars, pop-up stores, emergency shelters, bridges, art projects, and urban farming - the list goes on. Greencarrier Liner Agency loves the idea of recycling and innovation. Let us introduce you t
Greencarrier and Solvatten in collaboration for safe water and better lives
Lack of safe water, poor hygiene and poor health takes lives and hinders development for millions of people living in poverty. Greencarrier and Solvatten have now joined forces to give long lasting help to especially women and children without clean water.
Part 2: Evergreen Line celebrates 50 years of success in the container shipping industry
Challenges in the container shipping industry today versus 50 years ago
Even though if a lot has happened during the past 50 years, some challenges still remain and new ones are lurking in the horizon.
“Infrastructure was and remains a challenge. Fifty years ago, the vessels were able to carry approximately a hundred TEU containers at the most, compared to 23,000 TEU containers today. This
Part 1: Evergreen Line celebrates 50 years of success in the container shipping industry
In 1968, Evergreen Line first saw the day of light when Dr. Yung-fa Chang purchased his first ship and Evergreen Marine Corporation came into existence. Now, 50 years later, “The Taiwanese Miracle” is one of the world’s leading container shipping lines. Being its faithful companion since 1979, it is with great pride Greencarrier Liner Agency embraces Evergreen Line’s 50 years of success in the con
6 global trends in the container shipping industry
In a world of constant movement we can’t be sure of what the future holds. I’ve identified a few global trends in the container shipping industry and in this blog article, I will share some of that knowledge with you, focusing on 6 general trends in the shipping industry.
Our Spirit – The first sustainability report for the Greencarrier Group
The Greencarrier Spirit influences everything we do, every day, with the aim to act sustainable for the long term. You can read more about this, and what we do within sustainability, in the first Sustainability report for the Greencarrier Group.
Greencarrier AB new sponsor and partner for Nordea Masters
Gothenburg based Greencarrier AB, one of Scandinavia's largest privately owned logistics companies, will be sponsor and partner of Nordea Masters 2018, which will be held at Hills Golf & Sports Club in Gothenburg, 16-19 August this year.
Greencarrier Group strengthens its business by adding Maritime Transport & Agencies group of companies to its offer
The owners of Maritime Freight in Gothenburg AB, including subsidiaries, have on the 3rd of April 2018, come to an agreement to sell the majority of its shares to Greencarrier Group.
”Personal leadership is not rocket science, still it is an effective approach for development”
"I spent my teenage years and the best part of my twenties trying to become a rock star, playing guitar in different local bands. As a struggling rocker, I had to make money somehow, so I freelanced as a sound engineer on the side."
He is a rockstar at heart, called a double Ironman and our Business Controller at Greencarrier Liner Agency. Get to know Jörgen Svanström and read the full intervie
What You Need to Know About Container Coating
Over 90% of internationally standardized transport containers are produced in China. For decades, these containers have been coated with solvent-based paints, even though this type of paint has made a significant burden on both humans and the environment.
Why solvent-based paint is dangerous
For a long time, scientists have identified that solvent-based paints used on ships and containers ar
“Always minimise the impact of container shipping operations on the marine life, seaport communities and humanity worldwide”
The environment is an integral and essential part of our sustainability work. Our ambition is to be the frontrunner in the transport industry; a competent partner who provides eco-friendly alternatives to traditional transport solutions.
Our environmental responsibility includes caring for the environment across all levels of our organisation. Find more information here about how we work with t