Transport Intermediaries

C.H. Robinson Project Logistics honored by industry peers

AJOT | December 22, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects | Transport Intermediaries

Officials from Project Cargo Network (PCN) presented C.H. Robinson Project Logistics with the 2014 Regional ‘Americas’ Award for the second year in a row during their annual summit on November 16-18 in Rome, Italy. Read More »

CEVA signs three year contract with Ludendo Commerce Iberia

AJOT | December 21, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, has signed a three year contract worth almost €2 million per annum with Ludendo Commerce Iberia, to manage the handling, storage and delivery of its products in Spain. Read More »

TIA designates 47 professionals as Certified Transportation Brokers

AJOT | December 21, 2014 | People | Appointments | Transport Intermediaries

Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA), the voice of the third-party logistics industry, has granted 47 industry professionals the designation of Certified Transportation Brokers (CTB). Over 1,890 participants have now earned the much sought after CTB designation. Read More »

CEVA selected to provide transportation services for Ford’s Dearborn Truck manufacturing facility

AJOT | December 18, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics has announced that it has been selected to provide in the Rouge complex transportation services supporting Ford’s recently retooled Dearborn Truck manufacturing facility, which produces Ford’s new F-150 aluminum pickup trucks. Read More »

Dubai’s DP World says shareholders back EZW buy, London delisting

Reuters | December 18, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Shareholders of DP World have approved buying Economic Zones World from its majority shareholder and also backed the port operator’s delisting from the London Stock Exchange, the Dubai-based company said on Thursday. Read More »

C.H. Robinson transforms oil and gas supply chains

AJOT | December 17, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

To capitalize on the rapid demand in the oil and gas industry, C.H. Robinson has created Oil and Gas Solutions as a way to change how the industry views the global supply chain. Read More »

GAC Pindar’s latest Volvo Ocean Race logistics challenge in Abu Dhabi

AJOT | December 17, 2014 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects | Transport Intermediaries

The leading boats of the Volvo Ocean Race have now arrived at Khalifa Port. Behind the scenes GAC Pindar’s logistics team ensured that the original race village from Alicante was safely delivered and re-built in Abu Dhabi, 62 days and 11,672 nautical miles later, after leapfrogging the second race stop in Cape Town. Read More »

UTi Worldwide earns certification in IATA’s CEIV Pharma Program at Brussels Airport

AJOT | December 17, 2014 | Air Cargo | Transport Intermediaries

UTi Worldwide Inc., a global supply chain services and solutions company, has achieved CEIV Pharma certification in the comprehensive IATA training and pharmaceutical freight certification program, the Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV), at Brussels Airport. Read More »

European logistics industry poised for upturn in M&A activity, claims new report

AJOT | December 17, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Despite the weak state of the European economy, conditions are right for a significant upturn in mergers and acquisition activity driven by a number of micro-economic drivers, the authors of a new report from Ti claim. Read More »

ACE compliance brings real benefits to Customs Brokers

AJOT | December 17, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

The US Customs Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) is set to become the single window through which the trade community electronically reports import and export activity. With ACE compliance mandated for November 1, 2015, Customs Brokers are feeling the pressure to find software that will accommodate new, paperless workflows, and there’s starting to be a bit of panic on the streets. Read More »

Premium Article  WTO’s TFA will positively impact apparel and footwear logistics

Karen Thuermer | December 17, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Footwear and apparel is one of the most dynamic and complicated industries in the world. Not only is footwear and apparel manufactured in nearly every country on the planet, every human being consumes its products. Read More »

Purolator International names Saenz as Branch Sales Manager in Houston

AJOT | December 16, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Purolator International has announced the appointment of Rebecca L. Saenz as Branch Sales Manager in Houston, Texas.  Saenz brings 10 years of logistics sales experience to the role, helping her to grow Purolator’s presence in the region. Read More »

The WACO System continues Latin America growth with new Panama member

AJOT | December 15, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Global independent freight network The WACO System has appointed General Cargo S.A as its new member in Panama. Read More »

INFO-X Software Technology announces complimentary one-month trial

AJOT | December 15, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Info-X Software Technology, an India-based software solutions and back-office service provider for the transportation industry, announced that it is offering a complimentary one-month trial of its back-office services. Read More »

DHL launches new trend report: Self-driving vehicles in logistics

AJOT | December 15, 2014 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

DHL, the world’s leading logistics company, has today published the new trend report ‘Self-Driving Vehicles in Logistics’, highlighting the key elements and significant potential of autonomous technologies in the logistic industry. Read More »

Radiant Logistics Acquires Don Cameron and Associates, Inc.

PR Newswire | December 15, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Radiant Logistics, Inc., a domestic and international logistics services company, today announced it has acquired Don Cameron and Associates, Inc., a Minnesota based, privately held company that provides a full range of domestic and international transportation and logistics services across North America. Read More »

GAC celebrates 40 years in Hong Kong

AJOT | December 14, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC Hong Kong, part of the global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC Group, has marked 40 years in operation with an event celebrating the company’s growth into one of the leading ship agents and logistics services providers in the territory. Read More »

Schumann Consulting Group announces opening in Rutherford, NJ

AJOT | December 11, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

Schumann Consulting Group, LLC, a global management consulting firm focused on businesses within the trade and transportation industry, opened its’ doors to clients on December 1, 2014. Read More »

Inchcape Shipping Services announces new Executive Vice President, North America

AJOT | December 11, 2014 | People | Appointments | Transport Intermediaries

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world's leading maritime, cargo and supply chain solutions provider has announced a key hire to its senior management team with the appointment of Steve Schollaert as Executive Vice President for North America region. Read More »

Ceva Logistics opens West Hub Logistics Center at Jalan Buroh in Singapore

AJOT | December 11, 2014 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, announced it has expanded its presence in Singapore with a new West Hub Logistics Center at Jalan Buroh. The 48,000 sq m warehouse and office hub is the company’s largest facility in Singapore. Read More »