Transport Intermediaries

FPS adds two, promotes one

AJOT | April 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

FPS Group – the global independent forwarding and consolidator network – has appointed two new network agents. Read More »

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Mozambique

AJOT | April 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world-leading marine, cargo and supply chain solutions provider, has expanded its operations in Africa with the opening of new offices in Maputo, Mozambique which provide coverage across all of the country’s main ports from Pemba in the north, right down to Maputo itself. Read More »

Increased security measures for trading internationally

AJOT | April 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Globally, the increased concern around public safety has resulted in the intensification of security measures for transportation of goods internationally. Businesses which trade internationally need to be aware of the security measures in place to mitigate the risk to their operations and their people. Read More »

GCS Group handles growing volumes of Russian project cargo exports

AJOT | April 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Transcontainer LLC and RUSCON, two divisions of the GCS Group, are among the many local companies involved in the growing out-of-gauge (OOG) export business driven by the Russian currency depreciation over the last year. Read More »

Deringer’s Amy Magnus appointed to COAC

AJOT | April 07, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The Advisory Committee on Commercial Operations to US Customs and Border Protection appoints Amy Magnus to the 14th Term. Read More »

Menlo Logistics expanding automotive presence in India

AJOT | April 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Logistics (Menlo), the US$1.7 billion global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc, has continued to expand its automotive logistics operations in India, moving to a new after-sales spare parts facility in Dharuhera, near New Delhi in Haryana state. Read More »

OHL optimizes international contract management and transportation pricing with Amber Road

AJOT | April 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Amber Road (NYSE: AMBR) a leading provider of global trade management solutions, today announced that OHL, a leading global third party logistics provider (3PL), renewed its license of Amber Road’s International Transportation Management solution (ITM). Read More »

Dicom Transportation Group acquires Modern Forwarding

PR Newswire | April 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Dicom adds cross-border capabilities between Canada and the U.S.

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Aviall becomes global distributor of Sensor Systems, Inc. aircraft antennas

PR Newswire | April 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Aviall, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, is now a global distributor of Sensor Systems, Inc. aircraft antennas. Read More »

Konecranes adds more high-tech features to Smarton® flagship crane

AJOT | April 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Konecranes SMARTON® is a heavy duty overhead crane designed for demanding process, assembly, and maintenance use. Konecranes has now further developed the SMARTON crane. Read More »

Kion, Mitsubishi in talks to buy UniCarriers

AJOT | March 31, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

Germany's Kion and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries are in talks to buy Japanese forklift truck maker UniCarriers for up to 100 billion yen ($833 million), a source familiar with the matter said, confirming a Nikkei report. Read More »

Roadrunner Transportation Systems companies earn 2014 General Motors “Supplier of the Year” awards

AJOT | March 31, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc., a leading asset-light transportation and logistics service provider, has announced that two of its subsidiary companies, Active Aero Group and Rich Logistics, were named “Supplier of the Year” by General Motors. Read More »

CenterPoint announces headquarters expansion for Weiss-Röhlig Logistics in Elk Grove Village, IL

AJOT | March 31, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CenterPoint Properties has announce Weiss-Röhlig Logistics’ U.S. headquarters expansion into the remaining vacant space of their built-to-suit redevelopment facility located at 1601 Estes Avenue, Elk Grove Village, Illinois.  CenterPoint originally developed the project with Weiss-Röhlig as the anchor tenant for the project and completed the building in December of 2013. Read More »

CaroTrans Adds Direct Le Havre to Charleston Import Service

AJOT | March 31, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans today announces the addition of an expedited Le Havre, France to Charleston LCL import service. Read More »

Supply Chain Solutions Adopts CargoSphere Rate Technology Platform

AJOT | March 31, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoSphere today announces that Supply Chain Solutions (SCS), a leading supply chain management company, has adopted the CargoSphere rate technology platform to systematize rate and contract management and Rate Mesh networking Read More »

Consolidated Shipping Group celebrates 20th anniversary

AJOT | March 31, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Consolidated Shipping Group (CSS) – the network agent for the FPS Group of independent forwarders and consolidators in seven countries - has celebrated its 20th anniversary. Read More »

SP Express and APC Postal Logistics Announce New Partnership

GlobeNewswire | March 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The partnership allows SP Express to offer ecommerce and other merchants very cost-effective outbound direct-to-consumer parcel shipping options for reaching over 230 international markets around the world. Read More »

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Companies earn 2014 General Motors “Supplier of the Year” awards

AJOT | March 26, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc., a leading asset-light transportation and logistics service provider, announced today that two of its subsidiary companies, Active Aero Group and Rich Logistics, were named “Supplier of the Year” by General Motors. Read More »

Momentum Transportation names Hoppens as VP Sales & Marketing

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

Momentum Transportation USA Inc., an award-winning provider of transportation and logistics services through the premier Landstar global network, has announced that David Hoppens is joining the Momentum team as Vice President Sales and Marketing. Read More »

Five alternatives to solve the automotive industry talent crisis

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL issued a new white paper on the supply chain talent shortage in the automotive sector – what’s causing it, how it impacts the industry, and what solutions are available to ease the crisis. Read More »