Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise captures the upswing in IT spend in the Americas

AJOT | May 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise, a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), announced a successful 12 months of expansion in the Americas that has seen revenues grow by 34 percent, and the number of users expand by 47 percent, despite chall Read More »

Pocket guide focuses on safe carriage of solid bulk cargoes

AJOT | May 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

When bulk cargoes shift, liquefy, catch fire or explode as a consequence of poor loading procedures, the consequences can be massive. Ships may capsize, lose stability or sustain severe structural damage. Read More »

SBS Worldwide appoints Barber as General Manager - Manchester

AJOT | May 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

SBS Worldwide has appointed Mike Barber as General Manager ' Manchester. He will help SBS continue building the full range of forwarding and supply chain services it offers in the north of the UK. Read More »

Shipco Expands with new joint venture in New Zealand

AJOT | May 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Shipco Transport announced that it will extend its global coverage with the opening of a joint venture with its long standing partner and agent Profreight in Auckland, New Zealand. Read More »

2012 3PL market analysis and 2013 predictions report

AJOT | May 21, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

U.S. third-party logistics (3PL) market revenues increased modestly in 2012 in a slow dance mirrored by the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP). Read More »

Kahala Posts Group awards global trade management contract to Amber Road

AJOT | May 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Amber Road, a leading provider of global trade management (GTM) solutions, has announced it has been selected by the Kahala Posts Group (KPG), an alliance of 10 postal administrations around the world, to increase their competitiveness in the internationa Read More »

PPL Partnership promises productivity improvements

AJOT | May 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The Stifel Logistics Confidence Index continued its downward trend in May as it fell for the second consecutive month. Compiled by Transport Intelligence, the overall index, which combines the current situation with future expectations, was down 0.8 point Read More »

Stifel Logistics Confidence Index holds just above 50 despite second consecutive decline

AJOT | May 16, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The Stifel Logistics Confidence Index continued its downward trend in May as it fell for the second consecutive month. Compiled by Transport Intelligence, the overall index, which combines the current situation with future expectations, was down 0.8 point Read More »

Descartes Acquires Scandinavia-Based KSD Software

AJOT | May 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, acquired KSD Software Norway AS ('KSD'), a leading Scandinavia-based provider of electronic customs filing solutions for the Europ Read More »

Amad Logistics, S.A. - New Partner in Nicaragua for United Shipping

AJOT | May 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Aurora, Colorado, USA ' April 30, 2013 - United Shipping, Inc. (USI), the premier Worldwide Association of Independently owned Freight Forwarders and Customs Brokers with over 135 partner companies and 375 offices is pleased to announce that Amad Logis Read More »

CEVA Group Plc Announces Successful Completion of Recap of its Balance Sheet and New Capital Raise

AJOT | May 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

London, UK ' 2 May 2013 ' CEVA Group Plc ('CEVA' or the 'Company'), one of the world's leading non-asset based supply chain management companies, announced today that it has successfully completed its previously announced recapitalization.

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Agility announces financial results for Q1 2013

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility (AGLTY), a leading global logistics provider, has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2013. The company reported a net profit of KD 10.1 million and earnings per share (EPS) of 10.19 fils, up 46% and 47% respectively over the Read More »

Bollore Africa Logistics 2012 net results jumps

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Ivory Coast shipping company Bollore Africa Logistics reported net profits of 8.21 billion CFA francs ($16.50 million)in 2012, more than a three-fold increase from 2.24 billion CFA in 2011, the company said. Read More »

CargoSphere introduces Floodgate Quote Refresh to boost updating customer quotes with the latest fre

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoSphere introduces Floodgate Quote Refresh to boost updating customer quotes with the latest freight rates. Read More »

DGX expands its service to Ecuador

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

DGX, one of California's largest asset based Neutral Ocean Consolidators, announced today that its Los Angeles to Guayaquil ('GYE'), Ecuador all water service will start sailing weekly. The weekly service will start May 7, 2013, said Antonio Bellido, DGX' Read More »

Expansion of Kuehne + Nagel site in Geel

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

In view of the successful development of its contract logistics business in Belgium, Kuehne + Nagel is extending the premises in Geel. Thanks to the additional 30,000 m', the total capacity of the site will increase to 75,000 m' in total. Read More »

FPS NZ thinks outside the box

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

FPS New Zealand ' a member of the FPS Group of independent forwarders and NVOCCs - has once again proven its abilities in the highly-specialised business of transporting aircraft, with the successful movement of the world's only operational De Havilland M Read More »

IJS Global awarded TAPA A status in Amsterdam

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

IJS Global's new world headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands has been awarded TAPA A status by DNV Business Assurance ' one of the country's independent, third party management certification bodies. Read More »

IJS Global opens new, North China branch office at Shenyang

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

IJS Global has opened a sales office in the north eastern Chinese city of Shenyang ' the largest city in Liaoning province and an important industrial centre for the region. Catering for both air and ocean customers and with trucking operations from the Read More »

International Trade Systems announces ITS Web

AJOT | April 30, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

>International Trade Systems (ITS), a leading software provider of US Customs Brokerage and Freight Forwarding Software, announces the release of a new leading edge Web-based system, ITS Web, that links ACE (Automated Commercial Environment) form generati Read More »