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2014 Media Kit

Transport Intermediaries

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EXEL announces enhancements to Resilience360 Risk Management Tool

AJOT | February 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Exel, the North American leader in contract logistics, and its parent company Deutsche Post DHL, the world's leading postal and logistics group, has announced new capabilities to Resilience360, an end-to-end supply chain risk management platform that alerts customers about incidents and risks to their global supply chain in almost real time. Read More »

Lynden International expands global network with new office in Newfoundland

PR Newswire | February 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2015 /CNW/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, announces the opening of a new Service Center in St. John's, Newfoundland. The new location adds a strategic link to Lynden's extensive global network and will help meet the increasing demand for transportation and logistics in the region. District Operations Manager Jim Giles will manage the office, which will offer a direct connection between Houston, Texas, and the island to support its growing oil and gas industry.

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U-Freight welcomes recovery in Australian wine exports

AJOT | February 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The U-Freight Group (UFL) welcomes the news that Australian wine exports to China have almost recovered to levels recorded before Beijing’s austerity measures severely dented volumes, and believes it will be a major boost for the company’s specialist wine logistics services in the country. Read More »

Radiant Logistics provides update on pending acquisition of Canada-based Wheels Group Inc.

PR Newswire | February 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. ("Radiant") (NYSE MKT: RLGT) today provided an update on its pending acquisition of Wheels Group, Inc. ("Wheels") (TSXV: WGI). Wheels has obtained an interim order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) (the "Interim Order") with respect to the previously-announced plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") between Wheels, Radiant and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Radiant Global Logistics ULC.

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PLS Logistics Services continues to grow, opening office in Philadelphia

PR Newswire | February 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- PLS Logistics Services ("PLS"), a leading provider of third party logistics solutions and freight brokerage services, announced today that it has opened a new branch office in Philadelphia. This is PLS' eighth office nationwide, and was opened to meet the needs of PLS' expanding regional client base.

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Transportation and logistics industry sees subdued M and A activity in fourth quarter

AJOT | February 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the transportation and logistics industry remained steady during the fourth quarter of 2014 according to Intersections, a quarterly analysis of global deal activity in the transportation and logistics industry by PwC US. However activity for the whole year was relatively weak, finishing near 10-year lows. Read More »

Indonesia transport and logistics, a new dawn?

AJOT | February 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

With the fourth highest population in the world and GDP per capita more than double that of India, Indonesia’s potential as an emerging market is often under-estimated by the global logistics industry. Read More »

Australian regulator queries Toll sea freight sale

Reuters | February 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Australia's anti-trust regulator raised concerns about Toll Holdings Ltd's planned sale of a regional shipping business to an Australian rival, warning it may increase freight costs for disadvantaged customers. Read More »

FESCO warns of risk of bond default

Reuters | February 18, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Russian transportation group FESCO said that there is a risk the company may default on its rouble bonds and Eurobonds due to deteriorating conditions in the container market and limited access to foreign financing. Read More »

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