Transport Intermediaries

IES, Ltd. to move its ocean AMS customers to ACE

AJOT | April 08, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

IES has announced that it is scheduled to transition its entire Ocean AMS customer base from ACS to ACE on April 18. IES was the first Ocean AMS service provider to successfully pass the M1 testing requirements and transmit data to ACE (Automated Commerci Read More »

IES, Ltd. to move its ocean AMS customers to ACE

AJOT | April 08, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

IES has announced that it is scheduled to transition its entire Ocean AMS customer base from ACS to ACE on April 18. IES was the first Ocean AMS service provider to successfully pass the M1 testing requirements and transmit data to ACE (Automated Commerci Read More »

DHX Maui joins EPA’s Smart Way Transport Partnership

AJOT | April 08, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The Maui freight operations of Dependable Hawaiian Express (DHX Maui) has joined the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Smart Way Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between government and private industry to work towards a more cost e Read More »

Avalon Risk Management named one of illinois’ best places to work for the second year in a row

AJOT | April 05, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

For the second year in a row, Avalon Risk Management has been named as one of the 2012 Best Places to Work in Illinois, where our corporate headquarters is based. Read More »

cargo-partner opens a new office in Busan, South Korea

AJOT | April 05, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Beside its already existing branch in Seoul the international transport and logistics company cargo-partner 
opens in Busan a further office in South Korea. With this location the global logistics player strengthens its 
network. Read More »

BDP International up for sale

AJOT | April 04, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

BDP International Inc, one of the biggest logistics companies in the world, is in talks with private equity firms for a sale, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters. Read More »

INTTRA announces an alliance with WCA Family of Logistic Networks, Forwarding Group

AJOT | April 04, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

INTTRA, the world's largest, most active, multi-carrier e-commerce network for ocean freight, and WCA Family of Logistic Networks have announced a strategic alliance, which delivers critical ocean shipping planning, management and optimization capabilitie Read More »

Kewill warns on profit

AJOT | April 04, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

British software firm Kewill Plc said it could not complete two large contracts it had planned to secure in fiscal 2012 and warned that revenue and profit would remain flat. Read More »

Woodland leads the way with state-of-the-art scanner

AJOT | April 04, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The Woodland Group has become the first UK freight forwarder to purchase and install a Westminster dual view cargo and pallet X-ray scanner ' a state-of-the-art machine more commonly seen in the US. Read More »

NRS becomes one of the first transport providers in US to receive new TAPA certification for supply

AJOT | April 03, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

National Retail Systems, Inc. (NRS), a leading provider of logistics services to U.S. retailers, pharmaceutical companies and consumer goods manufacturers, today announced that the company has received certification from the Transported Asset Protection A Read More »

Damco extends Cargo 2000’s coverage of the global air cargo market

AJOT | April 03, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Already representing over 70% of the global air cargo market, Cargo 2000's quality management system has been strengthened further by Damco's decision to join the group. Read More »

FPS Hawaii groupage cuts time and cost

AJOT | April 03, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

FPS Hong Kong, one of the founder members of the Famous Pacific Shipping Group forwarding and logistics network , is launching a new direct ocean groupage service to Honolulu, Hawaii that reduces traditional costs and transit times. Read More »

Agility Q4 net profit rises 114%

AJOT | April 01, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuwait's Agility, the logistics firm facing U.S. fraud charges, posted a 114-percent rise in fourth-quarter net profit compared with the same period in 2010, the firm said in a statement. Read More »

Data2Logistics certified as TRUSTe EU Safe Harbor amid global growth

AJOT | April 01, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Global freight bill processor, auditor and advisor Data2Logistics announces the designation of the organization as a TRUSTe EU Safe Harbor Certified Company. The program verifies a company's compliance with the EU Safe Harbor Framework, and verifies self- Read More »

Globe Express Services (Overseas Group) launches joint venture with ITSA (Italy)

AJOT | April 01, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Globe Express Services' (Overseas Group), one of the world's top 100 global logistics providers, recently finalized an historic joint venture (JV) with International Transport Services Associated (ITSA). Headquartered in Rome, Italy, ITSA has spent over 3 Read More »

RedStone Logistics offers new StoneBench service, a diagnostic transportation assessment tool

AJOT | April 01, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

RedStone Logistics, a third-party logistics company specializing in logistics management services, has begun offering a new diagnostic transportation assessment service, StoneBench. The new service, provided at no cost for a limited time, provides compani Read More »

Shipco adds operations office in Laem Chabang, Thailand

AJOT | April 01, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Shipco Transport has announced the opening of its third operations office in Thailand. Situated in Thailand's largest port, Laem Chabang is located 120 km southeast of downtown Bangkok and 90 km southeast of Lat Krabang and Suvarnabhumi airport. The new o Read More »

Supply chain consulting firm expanding headquarters in Hamilton County


AJOT | March 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

enVista, LLC, an enterprise and supply chain consulting services firm, announced plans to expand its headquarters here, creating up to 96 new jobs by 2016.

 The company, which serves customers in the retail, automotive and health care industr Read More »

U-Freight partner gains AEO status

AJOT | March 29, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Tracosa Aduanas, the Spanish independent freight forwarder and agent of the U-Freight Group (UFL), has become an Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) in the Customs Simplifications category. Read More »

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics first logistics service provider to join Sustainable Apparel Coalition

AJOT | March 28, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) is a coalition of leading apparel and footwear companies who represent over 30% of the industry's global market share. SAC members promote a common approach to measuring and evaluating the social- and environmental Read More »