Transport Intermediaries

Southeastern Freight Lines promotes Coley Campbell to Vice President of Service Center Operations

AJOT | May 05, 2015 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

Southeastern Freight Lines, the leading provider of regional less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation services, today announced that Coley Campbell has been promoted to vice president of service center operations. Read More »

TQL growing operations in Tampa, across Florida

AJOT | May 05, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

Total Quality Logistics (TQL) today announced it will open a new carrier services division in Florida – the company’s first non-sales division to open outside of corporate headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. Read More »

Yusen Logistics (Americas) named Intermodal Carrier of the Year by Continental Mills

AJOT | May 05, 2015 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc. has been named the 2014 Intermodal Carrier of the Year by Continental Mills in recognition of its outstanding customer service, continuous improvement and exceeding monthly key performance indicator (KPI) measurements. Read More »

Kane Is Able Named 3PL Partner of the Year for Sam’s Club

AJOT | May 05, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. has been named 3PL Partner of the Year for 2014 by Sam’s Club Stores. The award recognizes operational excellence in logistics and overall dedication to customer service. Read More »

XPO Logistics loss narrows; to buy Bridge Terminal for $100 mln

Reuters | May 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

XPO Logistics Inc reported a smaller quarterly loss and struck its second deal in a week by agreeing to buy U.S.-based Bridge Terminal Transport for $100 million. Read More »

CEVA appoints Helmut Kaspers to the position of COO, Global Air and Ocean Freight

AJOT | May 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, today announced the appointment of Helmut Kaspers to the position of Chief Operating Officer, Global Air and Ocean Freight, effective 1 May, 2015. Read More »

Group Management changes further sharpen GAC’s business focus

AJOT | May 04, 2015 | Energy | Maritime | Transport Intermediaries

Global shipping, logistics and marine services company, GAC, is further strengthening its strategic focus on the worldwide energy sector with the appointment of William Hill as its Executive Group Vice President – Oil & Gas. Read More »

Envirotainer achieves 500 QEP Accredited stations milestone with Kuehne+Nagel’s European network

AJOT | May 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

After eight years of expansion, the award-winning Qualified Envirotainer Provider Training and Quality Program (QEP), now has 500 participating stations. Read More »

FMC Requests Comments on Proposal to Modify Confidential Contracting Rules for NVOs

AJOT | May 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

On April 28, the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) issued a notice of filing and request for comments regarding a petition filed by the National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA). The NCBFAA's petition requests that the FMC initiate a rule making to revise the NVOCC Negotiated Rate Arrangement (NRA) regulations. Read More »

CEVA makes major investment in Australia and New Zealand

AJOT | May 01, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, has today announced construction of a new 166,000 sq m ‘super site’ at Truganina, west of Melbourne, which will be the centerpiece of CEVA’s growth plans in Australia and New Zealand. Read More »

foodcareplus announces fully integrated, Canada to Europe reefer consolidation service

AJOT | April 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

foodcareplus has announced a fully integrated reefer consolidation service (less than container load service) for seafood products leaving Canada for Europe. Read More »

Extra Logistics implements and launches next generation software - Cargowise One

AJOT | April 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Extra Logistics, LLC has implemented the next-generation software technology by partnering with Wise Tech Global and launching Cargowise One. Read More »

XPO to emulate US logistics success in Europe with French deal

Reuters | April 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

A conference, a home visit and a few trips to Paris brought about the marriage of U.S.-based XPO Logistics Inc and France's Norbert Dentressangle SA that will allow XPO to replicate its domestic success in Europe. Read More »

CEVA announces expanded market presence in Portland, Oregon

AJOT | April 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Expanded facility increases CEVA’s Portland footprint by 32% Read More »

e-Commerce could account for 10% of retail sales in the Africa’s largest economies by 2025

AJOT | April 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

As e-commerce continues to gain popularity across the African continent, more effort needs to be paid towards facilitating flawless delivery to customers. This is further supported by the Global e-Commerce Logistics 2015(1) report which reveals that e-commerce logistics is rapidly changing to keep pace with this quickly evolving market. Read More »

Damco’s Jurupa Valley facility awarded Sam’s Club “IDC of the Year” for the third year running

AJOT | April 30, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco, one of the world’s leading third party logistics providers, today announced that its Jurupa Valley facility in California, USA, has won the prestigious Sam's Club IDC of the Year award for the third year in a row. Read More »

John Manners-Bell reflects on XPO Logistics’ acquisition of Norbert Dentressangle

AJOT | April 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

News broke overnight that XPO Logistics and Norbert Dentressangle have entered into an agreement for XPO Logistics to acquire a majority interest in Norbert Dentressangle and launch a tender offer for the remaining shares in a deal with a total value of €3.24bn. Read More »

The CMA CGM Group acquires a strategic stake in LCL Logistix

AJOT | April 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce that it took a strategic stake in the 25-years old company LCL Logistix, one of India’s logistics leaders, via the Group’s subsidiary specialized in freight forwarding and logistics solutions. Read More »

XPO Logistics to Acquire Norbert Dentressangle SA

AJOT | April 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

XPO Logistics and Norbert Dentressangle today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for XPO Logistics to acquire a majority interest in Norbert Dentressangle and launch a tender offer for the remaining shares. Read More »

Kenco Partners with University of Tennessee on Warehouse Best Practices Study

AJOT | April 29, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Kenco partnered with the University of Tennessee (UT) to publish a report focused on warehouse best practices. The report entitled “The ABCs of DCs” is the fifth in UT’s Game Changing Trends in Supply Chain series. Read More »