Transport Intermediaries

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 »

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 »