Transport Intermediaries

Cost control helps Denmark’s DSV drive up profits

AJOT | July 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Asian and north European markets and tight cost control helped Danish freight forwarder DSV offset weak trading conditions in southern Europe to produce stronger than expected second quarter core profits. Read More »

Crowley introduces less-than-container-load (LCL) logistics services to Colombia

AJOT | July 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Crowley Maritime Corporation's logistics group has announced that it has expanded its logistics services to include LCL ocean and air cargo lifts along with customs brokerage services to Cartagena, Colombia, from several points within the U.S., including Read More »

CargoWise acquires domestic transport software vendor TransLogix

AJOT | July 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), has extended its reach into domestic logistics with the acquisition of transport and logistics software pioneer TransLogix. Read More »

NVC Logistics wins client service award

AJOT | July 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

NVC Logistics Group's Eastern Regional Operations facility, located in Rockleigh, NJ, was recognized by a major home goods client for its outstanding white glove home delivery service last month. Read More »

Aramex Q2 profit rises 14%, Egypt weighs

AJOT | July 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Logistics firm Aramex posted a 14-percent rise in quarterly profits, buoyed by its Gulf Arab region operations which offset weakness in Egypt where an uncertain political outlook has hampered its business. Read More »

Owens & Minor to buy Celesio unit for $158 million

AJOT | July 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Medical equipment supplier Owens & Minor Inc said it is planning to enter the European healthcare market through a $158 million buyout of the third-party logistics operations of German-based pharmaceutical distributor Celesio AG. Read More »

A3 Freight Payment successfully implements Del-Nat Tire Corporation

AJOT | July 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

A3 Freight Payment announces the successful completion of its implementation of Del-Nat Tire Corporation on the A3 Freight Payment processing system. Read More »

CaroTrans adds Direct Seattle to Japan LCL Export Service to extensive global service network

AJOT | July 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, has announced a new, direct LCL export service from Seattle to Tokyo which broadens their already sizable U.S. - Japan import and export LCL and FCL se Read More »

Davies Turner boosts Midlands presence with purchase of transit warehouse

AJOT | July 22, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The strategic acquisition of a 7,000 sq m cross dock warehouse just a 10 minute walk from its existing state-of-the-art distribution centre at Coleshill, Birmingham gives Davies Turner ' the UK's leading independent freight forwarder ' increased capacity Read More »

FPS Lanka starts Maldives consols

AJOT | July 19, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS) Lanka ' a member of the FPS global network of freight forwarders - has launched a weekly ocean consolidation service from Sri Lanka to key points throughout the Maldives Islands. Read More »

Menlo secure with TAPA certification confirmed once more

AJOT | July 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics' (Menlo) European operation has completed a successful audit by the international classification and certification bureau, Germanischer Lloyd, and has been awarded renewed certification as fulfilling the Technology Asset Protecti Read More »

Menlo secure with TAPA certification confirmed once more

AJOT | July 18, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics' (Menlo) European operation has completed a successful audit by the international classification and certification bureau, Germanischer Lloyd, and has been awarded renewed certification as fulfilling the Technology Asset Protecti Read More »

CaroTrans and Craft strengthen US - East Coast South America LCL and FCL service network

AJOT | July 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, has announced the expansion of their partnership with Craft Multimodal in the East Coast of South America (ECSA) trade region. They will now team up i Read More »

INTTRA and SeaIntel collaboration delivers first report of on-time performance and schedule reliabil

AJOT | July 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

INTTRA, the world's largest, most active network for ocean shipping, and SeaIntel, market leader in innovative container shipping market analysis, have announced the availability of the initial publication of the industry's only shipping reliability repor Read More »

CTL Global, Inc. expands capabiities with new warehouse space

AJOT | July 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CTL Global, Inc. has announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art warehouse to help meet the needs of the company's growing list of clients and accommodate future growth with its final mile delivery division, Continental Transportation Solutions. The n Read More »

Menlo Extends its e-Fulfillment service by signing-up Dutch wine retailer

AJOT | July 15, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Dutch wine merchant WijnWagentje has employed Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo) to supply order fulfillment services for its internet sales operation. Menlo will maintain all aspects of the e-commerce function, including order processing, warehousing, pac Read More »

Kerry Logistics buys land for new logistics center in Thailand

AJOT | July 10, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading global logistics service provider, has acquired 55,000 sqm of land at the Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate ('ESIE') in Rayong Province, Thailand for the construction of a 35,000 sq.m logistics centre for the automotive sector. Read More »

FPS New Zealand helps George’s dream take flight

AJOT | July 10, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

FPS New Zealand, a member of the growing FPS forwarding network, has helped a plucky Kiwi pilot to fulfil his long-held ambition of flying across America in a wooden plane that he built himself. Read More »

Agility to provide logistics support to Gorgon Project

AJOT | July 02, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, announced a new scope of work to support the Gorgon natural gas project in Western Australia. The scope of work, estimated in value at A$232 million over two years, will have Agility providing logistics, steve Read More »

MEI chosen for crating and packaging NASA’s FFT space shuttle

AJOT | June 28, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

MEI LLC has announced that the company was chosen to supply packaging and build crates to transport NASA's Full Fuselage Trainer (FFT) Space Shuttle for its journey from Houston's Johnson Space Center to Seattle's Museum of Flight. The FFT was carefully w Read More »