Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise One continues advancement of ACE compliance solutions

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

WiseTech Global has announced that its industry-leading, single-platform solution, CargoWise One, is fully capable of satisfying every compliance requirement of the US Customs and Border Protection’s Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) mandate, set to begin November 2015. Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel and British American Tobacco drive innovation in global integrated logistics

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel and British American Tobacco (BAT) are extending their collaboration with the implementation of a new global integrated logistics solution. Read More »

CEVA announces expanded market presence in Chicago

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Air Cargo | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has expanded its market presence in Chicago with the opening of a fourth facility. Read More »

Deutsche Post to create thousands of jobs on lower pay

Reuters | January 22, 2015 | Air Cargo | Transport Intermediaries

New workers will have to accept lower wages than the group's other employees as the postal and logistics group tries to compete. Read More »

Teamsters lose one FedEx Freight ballot, withdraw another

Reuters | January 21, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

FedEx Corp said on Wednesday that the Teamsters have lost a ballot among drivers at a FedEx Freight facility and withdrawn another ballot petition, a fresh sign that the union’s campaign to organize the company may have run out of steam. Read More »

CEVA announces expanded market presence in Chicago

AJOT | January 21, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

New facility increases CEVA's footprint in Chicago to over 650,000 square feet (60,000 square meters) Read More »

Yusen Logistics Australia expands Sydney operations

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Yusen Logistics Australia has announced that it will open its sixth Sydney warehousing facility in January 2015. The site is at Greystanes in Western Sydney and is ideally located for all major arterial routes. Read More »

Polaris Transportation welcomes New VP Finance to their ranks

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Polaris Transportation Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Saunders as Vice President Finance for the Canadian and U.S. operations, commencing January 26, 2015. Read More »

Troy Container Line announces new LCL customer service representative

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Troy Container Line Ltd., one of the largest American-owned NVOCCs, announced the expansion of the LCL export department with the addition of customer service representative Stephanie Martin. Read More »

Kane Is Able names Gardner, President & CEO

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. has announced that the Board of Directors has named Michael (Mike) J. Gardner its new President & CEO, effective immediately. Read More »

Non-BRICS drive emerging markets growth, optimism

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Dynamism in ASEAN, GCC countries, Sub-Saharan Africa and the large, next-tier economies of Indonesia, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Mexico and Pakistan is offsetting mixed performance in the BRICS countries that powered emerging markets growth in recent years. Read More »

CLX Logistics joins SmartWay® Program

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CLX Logistics LLC, is now an active partner in the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SmartWay® Program. Launched in 2004, the SmartWay Program is a public-private initiative between the EPA, large and small trucking companies, rail carriers, logistics companies, commercial manufacturers, retailers, and other federal and state agencies to improve fuel efficiency and the environmental performance (reduction of both greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution) of the goods moved through supply chains. Read More »

Worrisome economic trends ahead for freight forwarders

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

There was little change in the latest Stifel Logistics Confidence Index. Seasonal trends seem to be occurring as airfreight confidence index increased 0.8 points and the sea freight index slipped 1.0 points. Combined, the overall Logistics Confidence Index declined just 0.1 points to 57.3. Read More »

CEVA wins Logistics Company of the Year for fifth time in Italy

AJOT | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, has been named Logistics Company of the Year in Italy for the fifth time by Assologistica, the leading Italian association of logistics companies. Read More »

Radiant Logistics To Acquire Canada-Based Wheels Group Inc.

PR Newswire | January 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Radiant Logistics, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire Wheels Group, Inc., one of the largest non-asset based third party logistics providers based in Canada. Read More »

The Transit Group speeds shipment process with IVS’s e-Waybill solution powered by WIN

AJOT | January 19, 2015 | Air Cargo | Transport Intermediaries

The Transit Group in South Africa is using software by IVS to produce electronic Security Declarations and take advantage of WIN’s connectivity to 90 airlines. Read More »

Non-BRICS Drive Emerging Markets Growth

AJOT | January 19, 2015 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Logistics industry looks beyond traditional powerhouses Read More »

Kerry Logistics and Puninar Logistics’  Form Indonesian JV

AJOT | January 19, 2015 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading logistics service provider in Asia, announced the formation of a new joint venture - Kerry-Puninar Logistics, with the shareholders of PT Puninar Saranaraya ("Puninar Logistics"), one of Indonesia's largest logistics companies for business expansion in Indonesia. Read More »

Gebrüder Weiss opens new location in Russia

AJOT | January 13, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Gebrüder Weiss opens its own location in Moscow at the start of the new year. Read More »

TOP and Europe Cargo merge

AJOT | January 13, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Trans Ocean Pacific (TOP) – the NVOCC subsidiary of Europe Cargo BVBA, the Belgian member of the FPS network of independent forwarders and consolidators – has been absorbed into the parent business with effect from January 1st 2015. Read More »