Transport Intermediaries

Damco wins ‘Supply Chain Best Partnership’ at SCM Logistics Excellence Awards

AJOT | November 28, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco - one of the world's leading providers of freight forwarding and supply chain management solutions ' was honored at the SCM Logistics Excellence Awards held in conjunction with the 7th Annual SCM Logistics World conference. Damco won the category 'S Read More »

DHL’s specialized services meet Americas’ toy industry growth requirements

AJOT | November 28, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL, the world's leading logistics company, continues to be the foremost logistics provider for the toy industry across the Americas. Read More »

India supply chain chaos next hurdle for global retailers

AJOT | November 28, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Seven years ago, when India's Future Group retail giant sent shipments from Mumbai on the country's west coast to Kolkata in the north-east, the products took 10 nervous days to arrive. Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel adopts IAS Dispatch for North American inland container transport operations

AJOT | November 28, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel, the world's largest seafreight forwarder and a leading provider of global logistics services, has adopted IAS Dispatch to enhance operational performance and customer visibility across its North American intermodal container haulage activi Read More »

Agility Q3 net profit falls 42 pct

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuwait's Agility, the logistics firm facing U.S. fraud charges, posted a 42-percent fall in third-quarter net profit on the back of lost defense and government work, the firm said. Read More »

CEVA named the best 3PL supply chain provider in China

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, has been crowned the Best 3PL Supply Chain Provider in the 2011 CHaINA Awards organized by the Global Supply Chain Council. Read More »

Datalogic confirms leadership position with record sales and new vision

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

After record breaking sales in the third quarter of 2011, Datalogic S.P.A. has consolidated its leading position in its two main identified markets of Automatic Data Capture (ADC) and Industrial Automation (IA), where it dominates in many sectors includin Read More »

Freightgate upgrades its logistics solution suite with new business intelligence module

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Freightgate, a global industry leader in logistics and supply chain solutions, introduces new business intelligence module to its Cloud based Logistics Solution Suite, such as its award winning rate and quote management solution. Read More »

Kerry Logistics realigns supply chain in flood ravaged Thailand

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Following the severe flooding affecting Bangkok and surrounding areas, Kerry Logistics has responded by relocating its Express command center from the capital city to the east of Thailand, within 20km of Laem Chabang deep sea port. This command center is Read More »

M’ller and Hauck now responsible for air freight and ocean freight at Schenker Deutschland AG

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

After nearly 40 years of committed work and leadership, Michael Korn, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Schenker Deutschland AG, entered retirement at the end of October. He was responsible for air and ocean freight, trade fair business, special Read More »

Sentry Insurance unites with CargoNet to combat cargo theft

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoNet(R), a leading source of information about supply chain risk, has announced that Sentry Insurance has become a member of CargoNet. By becoming a CargoNet member, Sentry joins a national initiative to combat cargo theft through improved information Read More »

Trade Tech hires new Director of Sales, North America

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Trade Tech, a global supplier of Cloud-based solutions for the logistics industry, has announced that it has hired Bill Fehr as director of sales, North America and Patrick Clancy as programming manager, effective immediately Read More »

Descartes acquires InterCommIT

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, a global leader in logistics technology that unites business in commerce, acquired InterCommIT, a leading Netherlands-based provider of business-to-business (B2B) integration-as-a-service. Read More »

India shipping regulator proposes logistics firm

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

India's shipping regulator has proposed to set up an inter-modal logistics provider with state-run Shipping Corp of India , Container Corp of India and Central Warehousing Corp of India as shareholders, a top official told reporters. Read More »

Verisk’s CargoNet supports California police recovery of more than $1 million in stolen cargo

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Verisk Analytics, a leading source of information about risk, announced that CargoNet(R), a member of the Verisk Analytics Family of Companies, assisted law enforcement in the recovery of more than $1 million of stolen cargo. Read More »

Prologis third quarter beats Street expectations

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Prologis Inc , one of the world's largest owners of warehouse and distribution centers, reported results that beat Wall Street expectations, in part because of greater-than-expected leasing, and raised its forecast for the rest of the year. Read More »

Singapore’s GLP to jointly invest $500 mlllion in Japan

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Singapore-listed Global Logistic Properties Ltd (GLP) , which owns warehouses, said it will jointly invest $500 million of equity developing facilities in Japan over the next three years. Read More »

Aramex reports third quarter revenues of AED 651, up by 19%

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Aramex (DFM: ARMX), the global logistics and transportation solutions provider, today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2011, reflecting a healthy increase in revenues and net profits, in the face of continued instability in a numbe Read More »

CH Robinson Q3 revenue miss

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

C. H. Robinson Worldwide, the biggest logistics provider in the United States, posted third quarter revenue that missed Wall Street expectations and warned of a weak trucking market. Read More »

Dubai’s Aramex profits up 3%, regional unrest bites

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Dubai logistics firm Aramex reported a 3-percent rise in quarterly profits as uncertainties in Egypt and high oil prices weighed on its growth. Read More »