Edition 48/2016
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Hamburg’s logistics sector is intensifying its mobility efforts. The recently announced Smart Last Mile Logistics (SMILE) concept will set up innovative transport solutions such robots, drones and micro depots. Shortly afterwards, Olaf Scholz, Mayor of Hamburg, announced a decision by Deutsche Post DHL to build a model climate estate in the 27-hectare HUB + Neuland logistics park. This will create 1,200 jobs and allow for sustainable logistics.

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