Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise declared UK Customs fallback ready

AJOT | December 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs) announced its software is ready to support the release of the new UK customs fallback procedure when it becomes operational in January 2013. Read More »

CEVA signs new partnership with Mach 2 Libri

AJOT | December 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world's leading supply chain companies, has signed a new multi year contract with Mach 2 Libri S.p.A., a leading company in Italy which sells books to the mass retail channel. Read More »

IAS adds Allen as Senior VP, Client Services

AJOT | December 17, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

International Asset Systems' (IAS), the leader in cloud-based solutions for intermodal transportation and global container shipping, announces the addition of industry veteran, John Allen, to a new position, Senior Vice President, Client Services. Mr. All Read More »

Working to your strengths to get the most from your IT investments

AJOT | December 17, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

According to Bill Todd, Business Development Manager for CargoWise', the worst mistake made when it comes to the adoption of new technology is simply to give up. Read More »

Kerry Logistics wins major new contract with Samsonite in Thailand

AJOT | December 17, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics has secured a major contract by Samsonite (Thailand) to manage its supply chain. Read More »

CEVA Logistics announces sale of intermediate bulk container business

AJOT | December 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics has announced the signing of a definitive agreement with Australian company Brambles Limited for the sale of both its European Container Logistics business and its Asia Pacific Pallecon business, subject to typical closing conditions. Read More »

Data2Logistics new headquarters supports company’s growth

AJOT | December 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain information and technology company Data2Logistics announces their move into new corporate headquarters in Fort Myers, Florida befitting the company's growth. Remaining in the city that has served as the company's central base of operat Read More »

DHL’s US domestic product was used to successfully ship the maps from Chicago to Honolulu

AJOT | December 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, participated in making commemorative Vietnam War maps a possibility at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii. Through their Domestic Freight Read More »

E-commerce will trigger ‘new wave of acquisitions’ says analyst

AJOT | December 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The drive by e-retailers to create comprehensive, end-to-end supply chain operations will trigger off a new round of acquisitions in the logistics industry in 2013, says Cathy Roberson, Ti's Senior Analyst and author of the North American e-commerce Logis Read More »

Premium Article  Is Community Cloud the Future of Logistics?

AJOT | December 13, 2012 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries


By Chris Jones, Descartes Systems Group

Editor's note: Chris Jones is Executive Vice President, Marketing and Services at Descartes

Are you saturated by all the cloud hype? Recently, a leading analyst firm published a report on cloud c Read More »

C.H. Robinson Senior VP Butts to retire

AJOT | December 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., one of the world's largest logistics companies, announces that after 34 years with the company, Senior Vice President Jim Butts will retire effective December 31, 2012.

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3PD introduces 3PDirect, transactional

AJOT | December 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The first company to offer national, dedicated last-mile delivery for heavy goods is delivering another industry first. Read More »

CargoWise customer base continues to expand in South Africa

AJOT | December 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs) announced South African freight forwarder Global Logistics Alliance has improved productivity by 15 percent, reduced costs and improved service delivery following t Read More »

ELITE formed to represent freight forwarders

AJOT | December 11, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Elite Association of Logistic Networks (ELITE) has announced its official launch following the qualification of nine major global logistics networks as founding members. Read More »

Troy Container Line to donate 2,500 holiday meals to Lunch Break

AJOT | December 11, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

In an effort to give back to its community this holiday season, Troy Container Line, one of the largest American-owned NVOCCs, today announced plans to donate 2,500 hot meals to Lunch Break, a Red Bank-based organization that works daily to help fight hun Read More »

JF Hillebrand Singapore selects Menlo Worldwide Logistics to provide warehousing and distribution se

AJOT | December 04, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc., announced a new engagement with JF Hillebrand Singapore Pte. Ltd. Read More »

CargoSmart’s new visibility solution alerts shippers to delays earlier

AJOT | December 03, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoSmart Limited, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) global shipping and logistics solutions provider, today announced VisibilitySmart, a new visibility solution that alerts shippers and logistics service providers earlier about cargo delays. The ne Read More »

FPS Philippines starts domestic ocean services

AJOT | December 03, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Famous Pacific Forwarding Philippines Inc. ' a member of the FPS network of independent forwarders and NVOCCs ' has launched two-way domestic ocean services to link the main international ports of Manila and Cebu to key ports throughout the islands. Read More »

Kerry Logistics building customized facility for Daimler

AJOT | December 03, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading global logistics service provider, has started construction of a new purpose-built 33,700 sq. m. automotive parts logistics facility in Kunshan for Daimler Northeast Asia Parts Trading and Services Co., Ltd. ('DPTS'), a fully-ow Read More »

Premium Article  Apparel and garment logistics, sourcing continues to spin in new directions

Karen Thuermer | November 29, 2012 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

By Karen E. Thuermer, AJOT

The apparel and garment industry involves multiple treads that weave through international sourcing options, trade agreements, transportation modes, logistics operators and programs, piece manufacturing, and timing Read More »