News & Articles



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

Flexport: Unified methodology in logistics emissions ca...

Flexport’s Carbon Calculator allows companies to easily assess the greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint from the transportation of their goods across all modes. To promote a unified methodology in the calculation out...

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.

Leadership stories


Scania’s purpose is to drive the shift towards a sustainable transport system, creating a world of mobility that is better for business, society and the environment.


How corporate leadership can catalyze sectoral change

Amsterdam, 23 October 2020 - By Eszter Toth-Weedon, Senior Partnership Manager, Smart Freight Centre. It's not always the size of the company that makes a difference. A review of the sustainable freight approa...


Low Emission Fuels and Vehicles for Road Freight: intro...

Amsterdam, 13 October 2020 - Smart Freight Centre launches a new guidance to support stakeholders with the transition to zero emissions, with support from the Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) and fund...