Transport Intermediaries

FreshMax technology suite helps suppliers maximize delivered freshness

AJOT | October 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

NorthPeak, a leading provider of intelligent infrastructure solutions in the US and Latin America, and EPSILIA, the premier traceability and BPM software solutions expert in Canada, have teamed up to create the FreshMax' technology suite. FreshMax is a so Read More »

INTTRA and Sinotrans deliver joint e-Commerce solution in China

AJOT | October 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

INTTRA, the world's largest, most active network for ocean shipping, has announced that Sinotrans Ltd. has expanded the scope of its partnership by joining the INTTRA NVOCC network. Sinotrans Ltd. is a comprehensive logistics service provider based in Ch Read More »

OHL announces sale of Turbo Logistics

AJOT | October 25, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

OHL, one of the largest third party logistics companies in the world, providing integrated global supply chain management solutions, has completed the sale of Turbo Logistics, Inc. to XPO Logistics, Inc. The transaction is an asset sale with cash proceed Read More »

GAC launches mobile directory app for iPhone and blackberry

AJOT | October 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC, the global provider of shipping, logistics and marine services, has launched a free mobile phone application to give users instant access to a directory of GAC contact details, wherever they are. Read More »

Pilot Freight Services continues revenue growth in third quarter

AJOT | October 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, has announced that it has continued its strong growth with $130.9 million in revenue for the third quarter, ending September 30, 2012. The company, which expects to exc Read More »

Regal Logistics expands operations in Los Angeles

AJOT | October 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Regal Logistics has announced its purchase of a new Distribution Center in Los Angeles to give customers broader choice of significant U.S. port gateways, creating a nationwide footprint for Regal with 1.6 million square feet of full service Distribution Read More »

Landstar Q3 profit rises, but outlook cautious

AJOT | October 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Landstar System Inc, the freight transportation and logistics group, beat third-quarter profit estimates, but forecast fourth-quarter results below expectations based on uncertain economic and U.S. policy trends. Read More »

Hellmann Perishable Logistics partners with Apollo Freight

AJOT | October 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Hellmann Perishable Logistics (HPL), one of the only truly global powerhouses in the Perishables Logistics Industry, a division of Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has partnered with Apollo Freight, Inc., a subsidiary of Mercury Air Group, Inc. The newly form Read More »

Associated Global Systems expands into Orlando, FL

AJOT | October 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Associated Global Systems (AGS), one the leading U.S. based transportation and logistics providers, has announced the opening of its newest facility in Orlando, Florida. Read More »

Globe Express Services (Overseas Group) appoints Hughes as President and CEO

AJOT | October 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Globe Express Services ' (Overseas Group), one of the world's top 100 global logistics providers with a market presence in over 80 countries, proudly announces that its Board of Directors has appointed Michael C. Hughes as President, Chief Executive Offic Read More »

Rehrig Pacific and Intelleflex partner to offer intelligent cold chain management solutions

AJOT | October 22, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Rehrig Pacific Company, a leading manufacturer of reusable transport packaging systems including plastic pallets, distribution and display crates, and carts and containers for grocery retail, pharma, material handling, food and beverage, agriculture, and Read More »

Aramex Q3 net profit rises 11%

AJOT | October 22, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Logistics firm Aramex posted a 11-percent increase in quarterly profits, boosted by its Gulf Arab operations, and the Dubai firm said it was eyeing more acquisitions in Southern Africa region next year.

Aramex reported third-quarter net profit of 53.1 Read More »

England Logistics acquires Kampstra Transportation & Logistics

AJOT | October 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

England Logistics, one of the nation's largest freight brokerage firms and third party logistics (3PL) companies, today announced the acquisition of the certain assets of Portland, OR based Kampstra Transportation and Logistics, LLC. Read More »

Troy moves its Charlotte office

AJOT | October 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Troy Container Line, Ltd. has announced that our Charlotte Office will be moving to new location. Read More »

Premium Article  Putting wheels on the ground

George Lauriat | October 18, 2012 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Transport Intermediaries

Two international freight forwarders, Auto Exporters Services (AES) and World Class Shipping (WCS), specialize in the export of vehicles from the US. In an interview with the AJOT, the forwarders share the many nuances of the business of putting wheels on Read More »

Premium Article  CBP to NVOCCs: use ACE now; NCBFAA supports the move, but some in the trade are skeptical

Peter Buxbaum | October 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America, Inc. are both encouraging international traders to move their import business processes to CBP’s Automated Commercial Environment. ACE is the commer Read More »

cargo-partner opens new office in Dhaka / Bangladesh

AJOT | October 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The international transport and logistics company cargo-partner just has opened its own office in Dhaka / Bangladesh. With this location the international company strengthens its network in South Asia. Read More »

Damco wins for sustainability in logistics

AJOT | October 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

World leading logistics provider Damco was honored at the 8th annual SCM Logistics Excellence Awards 2012 tonight. Damco won the category 'Supply Chain Sustainability Award' for excellence in showcasing customer sustainability results. Read More »

Peak shipping season less likely as confidence deteriorates

AJOT | October 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The Stifel Nicolaus Logistics Confidence Index declined for the sixth consecutive month according to the latest survey undertaken by Transport Intelligence. The index for both the current and expected situation combined registered 47.3 for the month, down Read More »

TSC Container Freight enhances service and compliance with Descartes’ Rail Visibility and Ocean AMS

AJOT | October 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that TSC Container Freight, a business unit of The Scoular Company, is enhancing its service using the new rail visibility option of Descartes' IES Read More »