Transport Intermediaries

LyondellBasell adds GT Nexus transportation sourcing capabilities

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

GT Nexus has announced that LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, has signed a contract to extend the capabilities of their existing cloud-based logistics visibility platform. The new services will automate Read More »

Pilot Freight Services continues strong year with 3rd quarter growth

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, reported revenue of $122.2 million for the third quarter, ending September 30, 2011. This growth marks the seventh consecutive quarter of rising revenue numbers for the Read More »

Penske Logistics wins warehousing and 3PL supplier award from Whirlpool Corp.

AJOT | October 17, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

For the second straight year, Penske Logistics was awarded with the 2010 Supplier of the Year Award for Warehousing and Third-Party Logistics services performed throughout North America, by Whirlpool Corporation. Read More »

ICS Logistics is now Seaonus

AJOT | October 17, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

ICS Logistics, Global Stevedoring, Industrial Cold Storage, JaxPort Refrigerated Services, Mobile Stevedoring and Mobile Refrigerated Services have completed their rebranding process and will officially transition into the Seaonus family of companies begi Read More »

CII opens full service cargo facility in Chicago

AJOT | October 17, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Consolidators International (CII) is continuing its program of planned, targeted growth with the opening of a full service cargo facility in Chicago. The new terminal offers air, sea and surface transportation to shippers throughout America's Heartland. Read More »

Brad Jacobs: a U.S. transport ‘serial acquirer’

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Bradley Jacobs sees a pioneering role in the U.S. transport business: to be an acquisition juggernaut and create a multi-billion dollar company in a $3 trillion global industry.

To narrow that down, the 55-year-old entrepreneur and investor wants to t Read More »

CS Logistics is now Seaonus

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

ICS Logistics, Global Stevedoring, Industrial Cold Storage, JaxPort Refrigerated Services, Mobile Stevedoring and Mobile Refrigerated Services have completed their rebranding process and will officially transition into the Seaonus family of companies begi Read More »

GT Nexus adds enterprise social networking capabilities to cloud supply chain platform

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Nexus has announced the global launch of G2, a business-to- business collaboration center for companies that are on the GT Nexus cloud supply chain platform. Any user that is logged into GT Nexus now has direct, secure access to G2, where they will find Read More »

Kerry Logistics wins Hugo Boss logistics contract for Greater China

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading global logistics services provider, has secured a contract with Hugo Boss to manage Greater China distribution of a range of premium fashion and luxury goods.

The new contract will provide for logistics services through two Read More »

Leading global logistics firm NDO America leases space at Dominguez Technology Center in CA

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

NDO America, Inc., a leading provider of global logistics solutions, has leased 26,853 square feet of high image industrial space in Rancho Dominguez, CA for relocation within the South Bay area, announces The Klabin Company/CORFAC International. Read More »

NZ’s Freightways Ltd buys info management business

AJOT | October 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

New Zealand logistics and data management business Freightways Ltd has bought the local operation of information manager Iron Mountain. Read More »

Menlo Worldwide Logistics launches Menlo Transportation Services

AJOT | October 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. has announced the roll out of Menlo Transportation Services, its next-generation transportation management portfolio designed to deliver optimized solutions that remove waste, crea Read More »

Kerry Logistics breaks ground on regional logistics hub in Singapore

AJOT | October 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading global logistics service provider, has started construction of its Asia regional logistics hub in Singapore. The four-story facility has a total area of 34,500 sq.m. and will support regional clients with a full range of integra Read More »

Itochu to partner with Indian co for distribution

AJOT | October 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Japan's Itochu Corp plans to start a nationwide distribution service in the Indian market through a joint venture with a major local player, the Nikkei business daily reported. Read More »

GAC establishes dedicated humanitarian aid team

AJOT | October 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The GAC Group has formed a dedicated team to focus on providing vital logistics support for humanitarian aid efforts around the world. The GAC Humanitarian Aid Team (GHAT) brings together shipping and logistics professionals based in strategic locations w Read More »

GAC named China’s Best Automotive Logistics Provider

AJOT | October 02, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC China has been named 'Best Automotive Logistics Provider' in China for 2011 by leading business website Gasgoo. Read More »

Paragon routing software balances warehouse loading

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Paragon Software Systems, Inc. has introduced a special 'Dispatch Smoothing' feature to its transportation routing software to prevent bottlenecks in warehouse dispatch. Transportation plans tend to react to customer demand but do not take into account Read More »

APL Logistics, EMD power up partnership in India

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Global locomotive manufacturing giant Electro-Motive Diesel Inc. (EMD) and its global third party logistics provider APL Logistics opened a new 50,000 square foot production and warehousing facility in Patli, Gurgaon, India. Read More »

Crowley expands logistics offerings to the British Virgin Islands

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

"We strive to continually improve our services for customers - in this case those who are shipping to and from the Caribbean," said Carlos Rice, vice president of operations, Crowley logistics. "Adding logistics options in the BVI widens our capabilities Read More »

Globe Express Services’ (Overseas Group) adds industry veterans in LA, Pacific region

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Globe Express Services' (Overseas Group), a top 20 global logistics provider in the Transpacific trade, is proud to announce the recent expansion of our Sales and Operations team for the U.S. Pacific region. Based in Globe's Torrance, CA (Los Angeles coun Read More »