Transport Intermediaries

Logistics barriers impede growth of Asia Pacific’s e-commerce market, says new report

AJOT | April 23, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Asia Pacific represents the world's fastest growing e-commerce market and has the potential to become the largest market for e-commerce sales in the next few years. Although this development led to a 33% expansion of the region's e-commerce logistics mark Read More »

The DIY Dilemma

AJOT | April 23, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

By Richard White, Chief Executive Officer of logistics technology solutions provider CargoWise and technology development company WiseTech Global Read More »

Globe Express Services names Cross VP Northeast Region & US Compliance Leader

AJOT | April 18, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Globe Express Services ', one of the world's top 100 global logistics providers with a market presence in over 80 countries, proudly announces the appointment of Regina Cross as Vice President ' Northeast Region & U.S. Compliance Leader, based in New York Read More »

CargoWise sees rapid growth in Russia and Eastern Europe

AJOT | April 18, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), announced a successful start to the distribution partnership with ERP specialists RBC Group that began in January this year. With several new customers already sig Read More »

CII completes deliviery of six helicopters to Russia

AJOT | April 18, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Consolidators International (CII) has completed its latest delivery of six helicopters to Russia to aid that nation's petroleum industry explore and drill for oil in the most remote regions of that vast nation. Read More »

Forwarders’ volumes continue to fall below expectations

AJOT | April 18, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Following five consecutive monthly increases, the overall Stifel Logistics Confidence Index fell 1.0 index points to 51.5 in April. Despite the decline, the index remained above the significant 50 mark, denoting expansion, for the third consecutive month. Read More »

Brasfield & Gorrie begins construction on logistics facility

AJOT | April 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Brasfield & Gorrie has begun constructing the Hibbett Logistics facility in Alabaster, AL. Read More »

DHL expands accreditation for secure cold chain

AJOT | April 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, has expanded its Qualified Envirotainer Provider (QEP) Accreditation to 30 stations in locations as far afield as Germany, France, UK, the US, Egypt, Dubai, Japan and Ch Read More »

FoodSource/C.H. Robinson receives Top Supplier Award from Brookshire Grocery Company

AJOT | April 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

FoodSource, a C.H. Robinson company, has received the Top Supplier, Collaboration and Service Award from Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC). Read More »

NRS chosen for

AJOT | April 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

National Retail Systems, Inc. (NRS), a leading provider of logistics services to U.S. retailers, pharmaceutical companies, and consumer goods manufacturers, has been awarded the "Best in Security" Award for 2012 by CargoNet, the cargo theft database and i Read More »

Shipco expands into Korea

AJOT | April 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Effective April 15, 2013, Shipco Transport announced that it will extend its global coverage with the opening of joint venture with its long standing partner and agent MTM Freight in Korea. Read More »

Trade union announces strike at Deutsche Post

AJOT | April 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

German trade union Verdi said workers at German mail and logistics group Deutsche Post AG would strike this week to push their demands for higher wages. Read More »

NVO Amass expanding US presence

AJOT | April 14, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

A new kid on the block in the inbound China-to-U.S. trade, Amass International Group is using its newfound success stateside as a jumping-off point to expand its services to the United State. Read More »

ediEnterprise in WiseCloud boosts efficiency across Scandinavia

AJOT | April 14, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), has announced the successful adoption of ediEnterprise delivered through the WiseCloud application by Swedish logistics specialists Buyers Logistics Scandinavia AB Read More »

GAC Samudera Logistics celebrates completion of Phase IV of its distribution centre at Cikarang

AJOT | April 11, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

PT GAC Samudera Logistics (GSL), a 50:50 joint venture between GAC and Samudera Indonesia Group, has officially opened Phase IV of its warehouse and distribution centre in Lippo Cikarang, Indonesia. With the 15,000-square-metre (sqm) Phase IV extension, t Read More »

ASG Wind Transport embraces ediEnterprise’s eLearning

AJOT | April 11, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), has announced the successful adoption of ediEnterprise by Romanian-based freight forwarder ASG Wind Transport, thanks to its innovative and flexible eLearning appl Read More »

BDP forms joint venture with Colombia’s Interflex, S.A.

AJOT | April 11, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

BDP International (BDP), a leading, privately owned global logistics and transportation services company, has taken an equity position in Interflex, S.A., a member of its global network based in Cartagena, Colombia. The resulting joint venture will operat Read More »

Flextronics selects Amber Road’s RPS On-Demand solution

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Amber Road, a leading provider of global trade management solutions, has announced that Flextronics, a leading electronics manufacturing services provider, selected its Restricted Party Screening (RPS) On-Demand solution to automate the screening of partn Read More »

Gebr’der Weiss: New head of Air & Sea Switzerland

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Cyrill Gaechter takes over Swiss Country Management of Gebr'der Weiss Air & Sea / New location in Bern opens in May. Read More »

Hellmann US launches LCL services

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, Inc., the US division of the family run company has announced they will now feature a Less-than Container Load (LCL) service offering for their Sea Freight Product, adding new value for customers and consumers alike. Read More »