Transport Intermediaries

Secor Group acquires Special Products Transfer, Inc.

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The Secor Group, a Washington, D.C.-headquartered global logistics and mobility services company, today announced the acquisition of Special Products Transfer, Inc. (SPT), a transportation and logistics services company serving the mid-Atlantic region. Th Read More »

Suttons Group has further strengthened its team in the Americas

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global bulk logistics provider Suttons Group has further strengthened its team in The Americas with the appointment of Douglas Bunch, as Vice President Americas, Suttons International N.A. Inc. Read More »

GAC appointed official logistics provider for EFG Bank Sailing Arabia ’ The Tour

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global logistics and shipping company GAC have been named the official logistics partner by Oman Sail, for EFG Bank Sailing Arabia The Tour 2013, which kicks off in Bahrain. Read More »

Jetsea Logistics adopts ediEnterprise in the cloud

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), announced its cloud-based ediEnterprise solution has been adopted by Singapore-based intra-Asia freight specialist Jetsea Logistics. Read More »

TQL releases new mobile application for shippers

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Total Quality Logistics (TQL), the nation's second largest freight brokerage, has released a new mobile application for shippers. Read More »

WCA expands its management team

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

With year-on-year membership growth exceeding 15 per cent, WCA Family has continued to expand its membership support and services staff. Read More »

Asia Pacific logistics market transforming, suggests new report

AJOT | February 05, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Asia Pacific's logistics industry continues to develop at a fast rate despite the economic weakness of its two largest trade partners - the EU and the US. Ti's latest report, Asia Pacific Transport & Logistics 2013, suggests that shifting trade lanes, the Read More »

ISS Palumbo opens new UK offices as first step in global expansion

AJOT | February 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

ISS Palumbo has opened new offices in the UK marking the first step in its global expansion plans following its formation as a strategic partnership between Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) and offshore project logistics and freight forwarding specialists Read More »

U-Freight delivers the fine art of shipping

AJOT | February 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

U-Freight Singapore has recently set up a new division, ArtSafe to promote its logistics hub as a fine arts storage facility; as well as an exhibit space for the showcasing of artwork by local artists. Read More »

Aramex eyes more acquisitions, Q4 profit up 15%

AJOT | February 03, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Aramex plans to target more acquisitions in Asia and Africa, the logistics firm said, and reported a 15-percent rise in quarterly profits. Read More »

Penske Logistics appoints two new senior executives

AJOT | February 03, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics announced the appointment of two senior vice presidents. Read More »

SBS Worldwide opens up Benelux market opportunities with the launch of new service

AJOT | February 03, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global logistics provider SBS Worldwide has expanded its fixed-day transport operations with the launch of a new service from the US to the Netherlands as it looks to further expand operations in the important Benelux region. Read More »

CH Robinson matches $20,000 in donations to Cascade Sierra Solutions

AJOT | January 31, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Cascade Sierra Solutions, a Eugene, OR based nonprofit dedicated to helping small trucking businesses to afford fuel- and emissions-reducing technologies, has received a $20,000 matching donation from third-party logistics company C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Read More »

VBE Group launches new services with CargoWise Technology

AJOT | January 31, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise, a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), announced that Netherlands-based full service logistics provider VBE Group has adopted ediEnterprise to run its ocean freight, airfreight, warehousing, transport an Read More »

Vampires take flight thanks to Davies Turner

AJOT | January 27, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Freight forwarder, Davies Turner has undertaken a project shipment operation to deliver vintage British aircraft parts discovered in a domestic garage in Dorset to South Africa as part of an ambitious project to rebuild two classic post-War British fighte Read More »

Selecting software to future proof your business

AJOT | January 24, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

According to Mike Coney, Vice President - Asia, CargoWise', software is now so fundamental to the operations of most businesses that even small-scale failures can cost many thousands of dollars in lost revenue, while a major failure can spell disaster. As Read More »

Woodland director Stubbings named chairman of BIFA policy group

AJOT | January 24, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

John Stubbings, group director and company secretary at the Essex-based Woodland Group, has been appointed chairman of the British International Freight Association's Legal and Insurance Policy Group. Read More »

Management changes and senior appointments in Damco

AJOT | January 23, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

During February, Damco will move its headquarters from Copenhagen, Denmark to The Hague in The Netherlands. At the same time, Damco carries out several changes on senior level. Read More »

time:matters expands its Chinese network

AJOT | January 23, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

time:matters, the expert for international special speed logistics, further expands its network in China. From now on, in addition to fast transport times with designated handling and customs clearance of shipments in Shanghai and Hong Kong, customers wil Read More »

Dependable Hawaiian Express (DHX) launches innovative door to door rate application

AJOT | January 22, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The leading ocean freight consolidator to Hawaii and Guam has announced an innovative Door to Door rate application which calculates a combined transportation cost for LTL (less than truckload) and LCL (less than container load) shipments for any continen Read More »