Transport Intermediaries

Maverick Logistics implements TRANSFLO $Velocity’ from Pegasus TransTech

AJOT | March 10, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Maverick Logistics has implemented TRANSFLO $Velocity' and TRANSFLO Mobile from Pegasus TransTech, consistent, electronic methods for carriers to submit invoices and load documents to participating third party logistics (3PL) providers and freight brokers Read More »

Norbert Dentressangle established presence in Vietnam

AJOT | March 10, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The freight forwarding division of Norbert Dentressangle has established a new representative office in Vietnam as part of its continued global expansion. Read More »

Two freight forwarders to pay $18.9 million for price-fixing

AJOT | March 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Japanese freight forwarders Yusen Logistics Co Ltd and "K" Line Logistics Ltd have agreed to pay a combined $18.9 million in criminal fines for conspiring to fix fees, the U.S. Justice Department said. Read More »

Counting on the Cloud

AJOT | March 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

According to Ralf Moller, General Manager Marketing for CargoWise, millions of dollars are being spent worldwide to convert former factories, warehouses and bank vaults into repositories for a commodity more valuable than gold: data. Read More »

United Shipping Inc. welcomes new partner - Rangel Mozambique

AJOT | March 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

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 Rangel Mozambique has been selected as our newest terr Read More »

Air Works India choses SDV

AJOT | March 05, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

At Aero India 2013, Air Works India, one of the leading independent providers of Aviation Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) services in India has announced that they have chosen global logistics leader SDV as their transport partner. Read More »

Simarco boosts customer service with ediEnterprise

AJOT | March 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), has announced that UK-based freight forwarder Simarco has expanded its use of ediEnterprise technology in order to boost productivity and become more tightly integ Read More »

Three renowned networks join GLS’ Freight Protection Plan

AJOT | March 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global Logistics Shield (GLS) has announced that three renowned and global networks have signed up recently for its rapidly growing unique freight protection services that it is offering to forwarder and logistics services provider networks worldwide. Read More »

Troy Container Line announces new I.T. Manager

AJOT | March 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Troy Container Line Ltd., one of the largest American-owned NVOCCs, today announced the appointment of Benjamin Towner as IT Manager. As a company dedicated to providing the utmost in personalized service and care, Towner's management of Troy Container L Read More »

Bennett positions itself for rapid expansion in international markets

AJOT | February 28, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Worldwide logistics provider Bennett International Group, LLC announced that its affiliate companies, Bennett International Logistics, Bennett International Transport, and Bennett Distribution Services have completed a realignment initiative that began in Read More »

Logistics providers must improve their e-commerce offering, says new report

AJOT | February 26, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Europe's e-commerce market is flourishing in the face of adversity. The sector has managed to defy continuing economic woes and the sluggish performance of overall retail sales to grow dynamically. This has provided the associated express and logistics in Read More »

Progress Software honors Four Soft with Visionary Award for EMEA region

AJOT | February 26, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Four Soft', a global leader offering software solutions for the logistics, transportation and supply-chain industries has announced that it has been honored with the Visionary Award for EMEA region by Progress Software Corporation, a global supplier of ap Read More »

Airland Logistics awarded exclusive representation of WWPC in Mongolia

AJOT | February 25, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

International project and freight forwarder Airland Logistics has been awarded exclusive representation of the Worldwide Project Consortium Ltd (WWPC) in Mongolia - coinciding with the company's opening of an office in Ulaanbaatar. Read More »

Blue Tree Systems R:COM Temperature Management System approved by Carrier Transicold for one-way and

AJOT | February 25, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Blue Tree Systems Inc., a leading provider of reefer monitoring, trailer tracking and in-cab fleet management solutions, today announced its R:COM Temperature Management System has been approved for both one-way and now two-way communication with all Data Read More »

CargoSphere accelerates global rate collaboration & strengthens agent networks w release of CRN 4.0

AJOT | February 25, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoSphere, the leading, cloud-based global rate management solution and rate network for the ocean and air logistics industry, today announced version 4.0 of the CargoSphere Rate Network (CRN). This upgrade delivers a more intuitive, clearly defined an Read More »

Transporeon and Ticontract open a new joint office as part of the Group’s global expansion plans

AJOT | February 25, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Transporeon and Ticontract, two Transporeon Group companies specializing in e-logistics solutions, have established a local presence in the fast-growing Asian market. The Singapore office opened in November this year, following the company's entry into th Read More »

Damco recorded significant growth in 2012, and all products grew volume well ahead of the market.

AJOT | February 24, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco, one of the world's leading freight forwarding and logistics service providers today reports a 19% increase in net revenue compared to 2011. Net revenue in 2012 increased to 3,272 million USD, from 2,752 in 2011. Gross profit saw a rise of 7% to 807 Read More »

NewAge Software & Solutions enters the North American market

AJOT | February 24, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

NewAge Software & Solutions, a global service provider of integrated, enterprise applications for freight forwarding (FF) and logistics companies, announces its entrance into the North American market. Michael Sinclair and Charles Chute, both experienced Read More »

Chinese New Year bolsters confidence in the logistics industry

AJOT | February 19, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The Stifel Logistics Confidence Index increased for the fourth consecutive month in February 2013, according to the latest survey undertaken by Transport Intelligence. The index combining both the current and expected situation rose 3.3 points to 52.1 fro Read More »

FPS opens another Indian container station

AJOT | February 19, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

LCL Logistix ' the Indian member of the FPS network of independent forwarders and NVOCCs ' has opened its third container freight station (CFS) in Haldia, near Kolkata Port on India's east coast. The new facility and all of its equipment is owned outright Read More »