Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics completes major upgrade and relocation of its World-Class Data Center

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics has completed a significant upgrade of its enterprise-class data center that serves all of its supply chain customers. The multi-million dollar project, started last November, was recently concluded. Read More »

Saddle Creek adds new business development director

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek Logistics Services has announced that the company has named Steven J. Edelstein as director of business development, order fulfillment. Read More »

Shipco expands into Pakistan

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Shipco Transport extended its global footprint with the opening of associate offices in Pakistan. Karachi is home to the head office, with branch offices in Lahore, Faisalabad and Sialkot. Read More »

The real cost of doing nothing

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

We've all done it before. Whether it's the worn tires, leaky fridges, threadbare jeans or that slipping clutch, at some stage we've all put off new expenditures in the hope that the older version will hold on just a little longer. The reason we do it is s Read More »

Work begins on new Toll UK HQ

AJOT | April 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Toll Global Forwarding will move to a brand new UK headquarters building at London Heathrow Airport in October. Read More »

FPS opens new India-CIS/Baltics LCL route

AJOT | April 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

LCL Logistix ' the Indian member of the FPS network of independent forwarders and NVOCCs ' has launched a new LCL groupage service from India to the Baltics and CIS, which it claims provides the fastest and cheapest route. Read More »

Damco expands CFS operations in Cambodia

AJOT | April 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco, a global leader in supply chain solutions and freight forwarding, has opened a second CFS warehouse facility in Cambodia to further enhance and support its customers' growth in this strategic emerging market. Read More »

CII signs agreement for handling cargo to French Polynesia

AJOT | April 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Consolidators International (CII) and the Swiss forwarding company, Cotrafi-Gondrand Tahiti have signed an exclusive agreement for CII to handle air and sea freight from the U.S. to the islands of French Polynesia. Read More »

FreightOS’ announces a new era of automation for the global freight industry

AJOT | April 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

FreightOS' has launched a unique sales automation solution for freight forwarders allowing them, for the first time, to automate the pricing and sales of freight services from their own websites. Read More »

Panalpina hires former Kuehne & Nagel manager as CEO

AJOT | April 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Swiss transport and logistics firm Panalpina is replacing its chief executive with a veteran of rival Kuehne & Nagel following a spate of disappointing earnings. Read More »

Ceva Investments withdraws IPO plans

AJOT | April 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Supply chain management company Ceva Investments Ltd withdrew its initial public offering citing unfavorable financial performance. Read More »

CaroTrans expands Shanghai to US LCL service network with direct Atlanta service and a second weekly

AJOT | April 01, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC and ocean freight consolidator, has announced the addition of two Shanghai to U.S. LCL services to its comprehensive Asia - U.S. service network. The first sailing from Shanghai to Atlanta is scheduled for April 7th. Read More »

Saddle Creek named Service Provider of the Year for Sam’s Club

AJOT | April 01, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

am's Club, the leading membership warehouse club, recently recognized Saddle Creek Logistics Services as its 2012 Service Provider of the Year, a newly established award. Read More »

U-Freight on the move in Xiamen

AJOT | April 01, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The U-Freight Group, the Hong Kong-headquartered international freight services and logistics group, has enhanced its coverage of China's coastal manufacturing regions with the opening of a new airport office in Xiamen, Fujian province, one of the coun Read More »

Globus chooses Kuehne + Nagel to support their network expansion in Russia

AJOT | March 25, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Globus, a large hypermarket chain in Germany, the Czech Republic and Russia, has selected Kuehne + Nagel as logistics partner for the import of goods and the supply of their hypermarkets. Read More »

Li & Fung’s wake-up call: buy better, not bulk

AJOT | March 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Quality, not quantity: that's the advice investors would like global supply chain manager Li & Fung Ltd to heed as it snaps up little-known brands to fuel growth in a business environment where more retailers source goods on their own. Read More »

Dachser on course for exceeding revenue of five billion euros

AJOT | March 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Dachser Transport of America Inc. (Dachser USA), the U.S. division of one of the world's leading global logistics service providers, today announced that parent company Dachser recorded new record highs for overall revenue and employees in 2012. Read More »

CargoWise powers Asian expansion

AJOT | March 19, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), has announced that long-term customer APC Logistics AB, using ediEnterprise software, has expanded into the Taiwanese market, strengthening its presence in Asia. Read More »

Data2Logistics launches shipper-industry benchmarking program

AJOT | March 19, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain information and technology company Data2Logistics announces the launch of the organization' Shipper-Industry Benchmarking Program, providing a consultative review of a company's freight shipping costs, comparing findings with industry Read More »

enVista unveils enHanced MobileTM for warehousing and shop
floor control

AJOT | March 19, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

enVista unveiled its enHanced Mobile solution for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 users at the Microsoft Dynamics Convergence conference in New Orleans, La. enHanced Mobile enables organizations running Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP to access their global business Read More »