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CYBER WAR

Every day we read about a new cyber security breach somewhere in the world, often affecting some of the biggest global brands. Companies everywhere recognise the need to do more to stop themselves becoming victims of an ever-growing army of hackers. But cybersecurity requires a lot of time and effort, right? Not to mention the cost. And, in any case, your business isn’t going to be a target, is it?

For those in need of a hard and fast reality check, a wake-up call, or simply more evidence to put in front of the doubters in their own organisations, Pete Mento, Vice President of Global Trade and Managed Services at Crane Worldwide Logistics has shared his own personal insight into the ‘Nature of the threat – cargo security & cyber in the new supply chain’ at TAPA conferences in the U.S. and Europe, warning that security professionals who do nothing are doing a massive disservice to the...

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CARGO THEFTS RISE 33.9% YEAR-ON-YEAR IN SEPTEMBER AND LOSSES WITH A VALUE HIT €5.9M AS SUPPLY CHAINS ARE TARGETED IN NINE COUNTRIES IN EMEA

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TAPA EMEA JOINS FORCES WITH EUROPOL, EUROJUST AND EU MEMBER STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO TARGET ORGANISED CRIME GANGS SPECIALISING IN CARGO THEFT

TAPA EMEA is the first industry association to be invited to join Project CARGO, an EU-financed project led by the German State Office of...
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AUGUST CRIME DATA SHOWS A SECOND CONSECUTIVE MONTH OF RISING LOSS VALUES TO €13.8 MILLION AND A SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN TOBACCO THEFTS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

The combined value of cargo losses from supply chains in EMEA recorded a second dramatic year-on-year increase in August 2018, according to...
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LATEST POLICE INTELLIGENCE REPORTS 1,202 TRUCK HIJACKINGS OVER 12 MONTHS IN SOUTH AFRICA, WITH BIG RISE IN CASH-IN-TRANSIT ATTACKS

New crime data published this month by the South African Police Service (SAPS) shows a total of 1,202 truck hijackings in 12 months, a 1.6%...
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