Transport Intermediaries

Shipco and ICT Warehouse have an innovative app-titude - by Karen Thuermer

Shipco Transport, founded in 1988 as a subsidiary of Denmark based Scan-Group, not only has organically grown into one of the world’s leading neutral NVOCCs, this Catham, NJ-headquartered company operates with leading edge technology that is spring boarding it into a model for efficient customer service, and tracking and tracing.

X2 Networks launches X2 Pay

AJOT | July 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

X2 Group of Professional Logistics Networks, a global network of professional logistics specialists, today announced the debut of the newest addition to its comprehensive platform, X2 Pay. Read More »

Eastern Connection names Jeff Goodfellow new Chief Financial Officer

AJOT | July 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Eastern Connection, one of the largest regional parcel carriers serving the East Coast, has named Jeff Goodfellow as Chief Financial Officer. Read More »

Sinohydro Corporation Ltd. awards Damco with logistics contract in Nigeria

AJOT | July 02, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Sinohydro Corporation Ltd., a leading Chinese infrastructure development contractor, has awarded Damco the contract for managing shipments to Sinohydro’s Zunguru hydroelectric power project in Nigeria. Read More »

The CPG Sector’s problems are the logistics provider opportunity

AJOT | July 01, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

“The Consumer Packaged Goods sector is one of the largest customers for contract logistics. With estimated revenues of over half a billion it is a global business that can make unique demands of logistics services. Read More »

Verifavia launches first dedicated shipping verification service as EU ‘MRV’ rules come into force

AJOT | July 01, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Verifavia unveiled its dedicated shipping service to coincide with the coming into force of the European Commission’s (EC) Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) rules to collect emissions data. Read More »

First Quarter 3PL Benchmarking Report Shows Varied Results for Freight Brokers

AJOT | July 01, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has released the First Quarter 2015: TIA Benchmarking Report and the results show that TIA members’ experienced a large growth in truckload arrangements in a comparison to the first quarter of 2014. Read More »

SDV to be the first to implement the IATA CEIV Pharma certification in 16 major worldwide airports

AJOT | June 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

SDV is a leader in the global supply chain management of pharmaceutical products, a sector that has seen heightened requirements in the area of sanitary controls. Good Distribution Practice (GDP) guidelines set out the quality system to be implemented in order to meet rigorous cold chain management requirements. Read More »

Sun Products Canada Partners with LeanLogistics for Managed Transportation Services

AJOT | June 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) TMS provider LeanLogistics welcomes Sun Products Canada as the latest in a number of global Managed Transportation Services clients leveraging LeanTMS® technology. Read More »

CEVA signs logistics deal to support TANAP Azerbaijan –Europe Natural gas pipeline

AJOT | June 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has announced it has signed a deal with TANAP (Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Project) to manage the logistics operations for the movement of giant pipes. Read More »

New warehouse/3PL EDI integration for SAP business one

AJOT | June 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

HighJump, a global provider of supply chain management software, announced that its TrueCommerce EDI Solutions group now offers integrated warehouse/3PL support with its EDI solution for users of SAP Business One small business management software.  Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel enters into strategic acquisition agreement in the U.S.A.

AJOT | June 26, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The Kuehne + Nagel Group has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of ReTrans Inc., a U.S.-based leading provider of multimodal transportation management solutions. The acquisition builds on Kuehne + Nagel’s overland strategy and will significantly strengthen the company’s position as an end-to-end logistics provider in North America. Read More »

Tiger Cool Express names new Vice President of Marketing

AJOT | June 26, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Tiger Cool Express LLC, an innovative and cost effective temperature-controlled intermodal transporter of produce and food products, announced it has named Ms. Cortney Keenan as Vice President of Marketing for the Company. Read More »

Strategic acquisition in the US for Kuehne + Nagel

AJOT | June 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The Kuehne + Nagel Group has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of ReTrans Inc., a U.S.-based leading provider of multimodal transportation management solutions. The acquisition builds on Kuehne + Nagel’s overland strategy and will significantly strengthen the company’s position as an end-to-end logistics provider in North America. Read More »

Tiger Cool Express names new VP of Marketing

AJOT | June 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Tiger Cool Express LLC, an innovative and cost effective temperature-controlled intermodal transporter of produce and food products, announced it has named Ms. Cortney Keenan as Vice President of Marketing for the Company. Read More »

Crane Worldwide Logistics names technology leader Chaveleh as new CIO

AJOT | June 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Crane Worldwide Logistics, a full-service air, ocean, trucking, customs brokerage and logistics company, recently named veteran technology executive, Adel Chaveleh as its CIO. Chaveleh will be tasked with driving a transformation of how Crane Worldwide Logistics uses technology both externally and internally. Read More »

Suttons win supply chain management contract in Singapore

AJOT | June 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Chemical logistics and supply chain company Suttons has been awarded a supply chain management contract by well-known polystyrene resin producer TPSC Asia Pte Ltd (TPSC). Read More »

GAC Pindar complete epic Volvo Ocean Race logistics challenge

AJOT | June 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

With the Volvo Ocean Race fleet now safely in Gothenburg, official logistics provider GAC Pindar is celebrating the successful completion of its own unique round the world challenge. Read More »

Suttons win supply chain management contract in Singapore

AJOT | June 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Chemical logistics and supply chain company Suttons has been awarded a supply chain management contract by well-known polystyrene resin producer TPSC Asia Pte Ltd (TPSC). Read More »

Crane Worldwide Logistics hires Unrein as new VP of Global Sales

AJOT | June 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Crane Worldwide Logistics, a full-service air, ocean, trucking, customs brokerage and logistics company, recently hired, Terry Unrein as its new Vice President of Global Sales. Read More »

WOW Logistics breaks ground on new Southern Idaho facility

AJOT | June 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Local and state officials joined WOW Logistics for a special groundbreaking ceremony for the company’s 193,000-square-foot expansion project. Read More »