Transport Intermediaries

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 »

Warburg Pincus and Vestar Capital Partners acquire a controlling interest in IAS

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Warburg Pincus and Vestar Capital Partners, two leading global private equity firms, have announced they acquired joint control of transportation industry technology firm IAS' (International Asset Systems). Pritzker family business interests will retain Read More »

Echo Global Logistics ranks in the top 100 of 2011 InformationWeek 500

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Echo Global Logistics, Inc., a leading provider of technology enabled transportation and logistics services,today announced that it ranked 52ndon this year's InformationWeek 500. The annual listing of the nation's most innovative users of business technol Read More »

Menlo Worldwide Logistics approved as responsible Care’ Partner by the…

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), has announced its Chemical Group has been approved as a Responsible Care' Partner by the American Chemistry Council. With this designation, Menlo's Chemical Group join Read More »

GLP eyes $1.3 blllion IPO of Japan assets this year

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Singapore's Global Logistic Properties is planning an initial public offering of its Japanese assets that could raise at least 100 billion yen ($1.3 billion) in the first IPO for a real estate trust in Japan in four years, three people with direct knowled Read More »

CenterPoint Properties winner of IANA Intermodal Achievement Award

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The Intermodal Association of North America has announced that CenterPoint Properties is the winner of the 2011 IANA Intermodal Achievement Award. This prestigious award is presented to either a public or private sector organization that has made the grea Read More »

Atkins installs SaaS WMS from Wright Business Solutions

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Wright Business Solutions, a leading provider of warehouse management software (WMS), announced that Atkins Nutritionals Inc. has implemented a SaaS version of Wright WMS to improve productivity, visibility and compliance labeling at its Romeoville, IL di Read More »