Here you can find current press releases on various topics about TIMOCOM, our customers and the sector.
Due to the pandemic, even the traditionally freight heavy months of April and May saw significant downturns in transport services. “In total, our transport barometer saw a 45 percent downturn in freight as compared to the previous year during the second quarter of 2020,” says Gunnar Gburek, TIMOCOM Company Spokesman. Transport services dropped even more sharply within Germany during the same time period.Read more >
The uncertainty regarding developments due to the corona crisis caused a rapid increase in freight offers on the European transport market. “Many companies made orders early, as they were worried about possible border closures and other restrictions as part of the response to the corona virus,” says Tilman Fecke, Business Analyst at TIMOCOM, regarding the unusually high increase in freight offers placed on Europe’s leading freight exchange until mid-March.Read more >
Italian logistics companies enjoyed significant growth last year: “In Italy, we recorded an increase in freight of 16 percent as compared with 2018,” says TIMOCOM Business Analyst Tilman Fecke. These increases buck the European trend.Read more >
Erkrath/Stuttgart, Germany, 2020.02.11 – “One System. One network. One Future.” TIMOCOM will be presenting their interfaces under this motto from 10th to 12th of March 2020 at the LogiMAT in Stuttgart. The interfaces match perfectly with the motto, allowing users to connect within a single system to a variety of potential business partners.Interfaces are more important than ever for the transport and logistics industry, as they are used to speed up work processes. They also simplify a company’s access to TIMOCOM's Smart Logistics System. Smart APIs offer customers the option of connecting to the system via their existing logistics software. Read more >
The IT and data specialist is revamping their marketing strategy for Poland and planning to significantly expand their presence within the country with a new, central location. This will increase focus on Poland as one of the most strategically important markets for the digital transformation of European logistics. Both transport service providers and dispatchers, as well as manufacturing and trade customers will profit from the strategic repositioning and the associated location expansion in Poland.Read more >
Erkrath, Germany, 2019-10-17 – Germany’s transport companies have done less business in the third quarter of 2019 than in the previous year. There was a 12 percent decrease in truck transports within German from July to September as compared to the same period last year. However, the cyclical downward trend in demand for transport services registered up to the middle of the year within Europe’s first Smart Logistics System has stopped. The information comes from the IT company TIMOCOM in its analysis on the third quarter of 2019 in view of the transport barometer.Read more >
Erkrath, Germany, 2019-07-26 – there is still a big gap between the amount of digitalisation available in larger transport and logistics companies and small to mid-sized ones. Logistic giants have been working digitally for years, but small and mid-sized transport companies often have trouble affording complex software solutions. What is required in order to keep up with market demands and trends, not to mention big industry names?Read more >