Nearshoring and onshoring: significance and impact on the logistics sector

In recent years, companies have adopted outsourcing strategies in order to gain a competitive position in a globalised environment. Outsourcing provides companies with numerous benefits, such as the reduction of fixed costs and the possibility to focus on their core business by outsourcing secondary activities.Different outsourcing modelsTechnological advances in the last decade have allowed companies to outsource their services to providers [...]


Stock Logistic expands in Europe with new overland routes to Italy and Switzerland

In Europe, a highly developed and efficient continent, land transport plays a crucial role in the connectivity of its countries and businesses. Interconnected road infrastructures enable the movement of manufactured goods, raw materials and consumer goods, contributing significantly to the economic development of the region.In this scenario, Stock Logistic, a global logistics operator, offers comprehensive solutions for land transport in Europe. [...]


ETS, the EU’s CO2 emissions regulation, will come into force in 2024

The acronym EU ETS (European Union Emissions Trading System) refers to the greenhouse gas emissions trading system created by the European Union to combat climate change. It is a pioneering system because it is the world's first emissions trading scheme applicable to the 27 Member States of the European Union, together with Liechtenstein, Norway and Iceland.From 1 January 2024, shipping companies will have to rigorously monitor their emissions to [...]

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The new additions to the BRICS countries

The so-called BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) have been increasing their weight as large emerging economies, with significant growth options, since the term was coined in 2001. From 2024 this select group will expand with the addition of six more members: Saudi Country, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Egypt, Ethiopia and Argentina. This will increase the number of BRICS countries from five to eleven.Together they are set [...]

Freight rail

Freight rail, a growing intermodal solution

In a world where speed and connectivity is increasingly necessary, freight rail is re-emerging as an intermodal solution to meet freight transport demands. As businesses look for efficient and sustainable options, rail offers a unique combination of capacity, economy and ecological viability.In this context, Stock Logistic, an integral logistics operator that forms part of Alonso Group, offers warehouse management services, transport and [...]

La relocalización y sus efectos en la cadena de suministro

Relocations and their impact on the supply chain

In recent times, we have witnessed a significant evolution in the way companies produce, operate and make strategic supply chain decisions. One trend that has gained momentum is relocation and a commitment to local production.Relocation refers to the relocation of a company's production and operations from one country to another. Supply chain problems caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, or the recent war between Russia and Ukraine, have accelerated [...]

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Stock Logistic, new Americas Alliance partner

Stock Logistic, a company specialising in international transport and integrated logistics services, has announced that it has recently joined the Americas Alliance, an organisation of leading companies in the transport and logistics sector with a presence in more than 20 countries and a solid knowledge of the sector.Joining this association means great opportunities for Stock Logistic such as:- Cooperation and alliances: improving efficiency [...]

Maritime alliance

Maritime alliances: a strategic partnership on the high seas

A shipping alliance, more commonly called a maritime alliance, is a cooperative agreement between ocean carriers to cover different trade routes for goods. The importance of such coalitions lies in the fact that the sea is a vital source of resources and a crucial means of transport for trade for several reasons:The majority of goods traded globally are carried by large ships.It is an essential means of transport for the supply of raw materials [...]

New trends in the logistics sector

Developments that will shape the future of the logistics sector

In recent years the supply chain has faced unprecedented levels of change. For example the outbreak of pandemics, an exponential increase in consumer demand or fuel shortages especially after the war in Ukraine. The logistics industry has been, and is, one of the key economic sectors, which is why innovation, development and the application of new technologies is fundamental to the progress of the sector.From Stock Logistic, as an integral [...]

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Air transport, a key player in vertical integration processes

Air transport of goods is key in today's world where home deliveries are part of many consumers' everyday lives. In fact, the rise of e-commerce continues to underpin air logistics as one of the great solutions for the supply chain. At Stock Logistic, an integrated logistics operator, we have an air transport service to and from anywhere in the world.When it comes to sensitive or immediate cargo, air transport facilitates the movement, as it is [...]