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Norwegians to shake up "old-fashioned" shipping industry

Two young Norwegian men are looking to even out the power balance between shippers and carriers with a new price comparing service. But not everyone in the industry is pleased with the idea.

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Five years ago, Patrik Berglund and Thomas Sørbø were given a loose task by their employer, Kuehne + Nagel. They were to come up with a new product that would enable their customers to save money while the freight forwarders would also get a cut of these savings.

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