Transport Intermediaries

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 »

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 »

ABF Global Supply Chain Services expands to include Europe and Turkey

AJOT | November 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Continuing its strategic expansion abroad, ABF Global Supply Chain Services (ABF GSCS) is now serving Europe and Turkey with ocean transport, providing a single contact for full-container-load (FCL) and expedited less-than-container-load (LCL) supply chai Read More »

Breakthrough’Fuel launches patented natural gas transportation service

AJOT | November 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Breakthrough'Fuel, a leading national supply chain management and energy advisory firm, has launched a new product which will allow shippers to accurately measure natural gas fuel costs associated with moving company freight throughout the North American Read More »

Descartes recognized as having one of Canada’s 10 most admired corporate cultures of 2012

AJOT | November 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that it has been recognized by Waterstone Human Capital, one of Canada's leading retained executive search firms specializing in recruiting for fit Read More »

Descartes signs first service provider agreement for Japan Customs’ advance filing rules compliance

AJOT | November 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced it is the first service provider to sign an agreement with Nippon Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System, Inc. (NACCS Ce Read More »

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics appoints Birnbaum as VP of Sales & Ocean Development, US

AJOT | November 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has appointed Frederick Birnbaum - Vice President of Sales & Ocean Development, US reporting directly to Arnold Goldstein - Chief Operating Officer, US. In his role, Frederick will be working closely with all levels of the org Read More »

ShipNet announces additions to senior management team

AJOT | November 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Solutions and software specialist, ShipNet, a subsidiary of Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the world's leading maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Jon Bumstead as Managing Director and Suren Thadani as Chief Operational Officer Read More »