Transport Intermediaries

Crowley and subsidiary Customized Brokers relocating to new Miami office and warehouse facility

AJOT | January 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

To better serve customers, Crowley Maritime Corporation's Miami-based liner services and logistics personnel, along with those from subsidiary Customized Brokers, are relocating to a new office and warehouse in the heart of the Miami import-export communi Read More »

NetFreight gets biggest-ever upgrade

AJOT | January 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

NetFreight ' the browser-based multi-modal freight management system from Impatex ' has just undergone its largest-ever upgrade, embodying many new and enhanced features. The latest release is particularly designed to satisfy the needs of larger, multi-br Read More »

Free service evaluation from NVC Logistics Group

AJOT | January 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

NVC Logistics Group, a leader in home delivery and value-added transportation services, has introduced their new Delivery Service Evaluation. This free analysis is an adjunct to their Supply Chain Consulting Service offering, and provides new prospects w Read More »

Panalpina adds further Intra Asia LCL services

AJOT | January 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Panalpina, one of the world's leading providers of supply chain solutions, has announced the launch of six new direct Less than Container Load (LCL) services through its in-house carrier Pantainer Express Line. The new guaranteed weekly services all run o Read More »

TPG to buy Florida real estate company Flagler

AJOT | January 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Private equity TPG Capital LP has reached an agreement to buy Florida real estate company Flagler from private equity firm Fortress Investment Group LLC for $1.2 billion, according to two sources familiar with the deal. Read More »

Zilles to head the intermodal activities of DB Schenker Logistics

AJOT | January 31, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

As of February 1, Patrick Zilles will take over the intermodal activities of DB Schenker Logistics. In his role as Head of Intermodal at Schenker AG headquarters in Essen, Zilles will be responsible for linking the different modes of transport efficiently Read More »

cargo-partner opens a new office in Bahrain

AJOT | January 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The international transport and logistics company cargo-partner opened an own office in Bahrain. With this location the 
global logistics player strengthens its network in the Arab World and is still on an expansion path. Read More »

Descartes acquires GeoMicro

AJOT | January 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, a global leader in logistics technology, acquired GeoMicro, Inc., a leading California-based provider of advanced geographic information systems (GIS) and commercial turn-by-turn navigation. Read More »

John S. James Company closes the information gap with IES Technology

AJOT | January 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

IES, Ltd., a leading provider of logistics and compliance software solutions to the global marketplace, announces the rollout of its Forwarder Suite at international freight forwarder and customs broker John S. James Co. The software was selected to provi Read More »

Panalpina is awarded global E&P contract with BP

AJOT | January 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

BP and Panalpina will join hands to design a best-in-class oil and gas freight forwarding supply chain. The two companies have signed a strategic services master agreement that will tap into Panalpina's vast Oil and Gas and Panprojects experience. The sco Read More »

Panalpina’s new logistics center in Moscow aims at high-value cargo

AJOT | January 23, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Panalpina continues to expand and insource its Logistics offering. The provider of supply chain solutions has opened a new state-of-the-art logistics center on the outskirts of Moscow. It offers 6,000 m2 of storage area. 2,500 m2 are dedicated to cross-do Read More »

DB Schenker offers new combined transport capacity between Italy and Poland


AJOT | January 19, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

A pioneer in Poland's intermodal market, DB Schenker Logistics now offers an initial twelve semi-trailers for combined transport between Italy and Poland on the Verona-Ostrava route. This is the first such service available for the route. The first trains Read More »

UPS, Fedex face antitrust court date with AFMS over price fixing, collusion charges

AJOT | January 19, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

In a positive move forward for parcel shippers and their consultants, defendants United Parcel Service Co. (UPS) and FedEx Corporation (FedEx) have answered a complaint alleging antitrust violations filed by AFMS LLC. In addition, the parties have agree Read More »

CargoWise partner program continues to yield growth

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers, has further increased its presence in the South African market with another successful go live for Sturrocks Shipping. The increased market share is as a result of CargoW Read More »

Coca-Cola outsources warehousing of finished goods to DB Schenker Logistics in Poland


AJOT | January 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The Coca-Cola Company has awarded DB Schenker Logistics two businesses for their warehousing and transportation operations in Poland.
The world leading soft drinks producer from Atlanta, Georgia, USA, will integrate previously own operated satellite Read More »

Dachser adds offices in South Africa

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Dachser Transport of America Inc., the U.S. division of one of the world's leading global logistics service providers, has announced another expansion of Dachser's global network with branch offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Read More »

Descartes unveils major extensions of logistic flow control solution for retailers

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group the global leader in logistics technology, unveiled significant extensions to its Logistics Flow Control solution. The new modules provide retailers with better coordination of supplier-managed shipments and synchronize commercial Read More »

GPR Logistics, LLC acquires East Coast facilities and operations of The Gilbert Company

AJOT | January 16, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

GPR Logistics, LLC (GPR) has announced the recent acquisition of the East Coast facilities and operations of The Gilbert Company from Maersk Inc., the U.S. land-based component of container shipping giant, Maersk Line. Read More »

Appnuity joins enVista portfolio of supply chain services divisions

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

enVista, a leading enterprise, transportation and supply chain consulting services firm, jointly announced that Appnuity, a leading technology support and IT consulting services firm, has joined enVista as a dedicated IT services division. Read More »

DB Schenker Logistics to acquire Suomen Kiitoautot Oy in Finland

AJOT | January 11, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Oy Schenker East Ab has reported that it had concluded an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of Suomen Kiitoautot Oy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kiitoautot Yhti't Oy. According to the agreement, the entire operating business will be acquired Read More »