News & Articles



SFC Validation launch

Amsterdam, 4 March 2020 - Companies can now validate their logistics emission calculation and reporting with Smart Freight Centre

Leadership stories


IKEA has released its sustainability strategy entitled “People & Planet Positive”, and is using it to drive innovation as well as transform its business, steer investment, and open up new opportunities. Its en...


Decarbonization study: a call to focus on SME road frei...

Amsterdam, 28 January 2020 - A new study from Smart Freight Centre (SFC) and the Center for Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chains (CSLS) at Kühne Logistics University (KLU) highlights the crucial role that s...


What can major corporations teach us about green freigh...

Amsterdam, 26 January 2021 - By Sophie Punte, Executive Director, Smart Freight Centre


Climate change. Why bother?

Amsterdam, 15 December 2020 - By Bonne Goedhart, Business Development Manager, Smart Freight Centre. Why multinational companies should care about their outsourced logistics supply chain emissions.

Case studies

Implementing the GLEC Framework at Kemira

Finnish chemical company Kemira implemented the GLEC Framework as a methodology to determine its outbound logistics emissions in just six months. The key to its success was taking a systematic yet pragmatic app...


Coping with the COP (don't COP out!)

Amsterdam, 3 December 2020 - By Sophie Punte, Executive Director, Smart Freight Centre


The Loadstar teams up with Smart Freight Centre to help...

Amsterdam, 30 November 2020 - Climate action is no longer on the fringe of the global freight and logistics sector.


Smart Freight Centre and Deutsche Post DHL Group call f...

Amsterdam, 12 November 2020 - White paper sees carbon insetting as important lever to accelerate decarbonization of the transport sector.