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2014 Media Kit

Transport Intermediaries

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Premium Article  WIN is the solution

George Lauriat | March 13, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

At the opening session of the WCA Family of Logistic Networks 13th Annual WCA Worldwide Conference, David Yokeum, president of the group, unveiled WIN (Worldwide Information Network) platform. It is a common platform that will enable independent forwar Read More »

Premium Article  New model opens new opportunities in freight forwarding

Karen Thuermer | March 13, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

When SEKO Worldwide decided to change its business model to one where all Strategic Partners (owners of its 53 U.S. offices and 40+ international offices) and its senior managers became part owners of the international third party logistics provider (3PL) Read More »

Premium Article  New FMC rule a big step for NVOCCs

Peter Buxbaum | March 13, 2011 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

They receive exemption from tariff filing, may enter into "negotiated rate agreements"

After several months of proposed rulemaking, consideration of public comments, and a public hearing, the Federal Maritime Commission last month published a f Read More »

Premium Article  Not insuring your cargo? Experts advise against it.

Peter Buxbaum | March 13, 2011 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

The current global economic climate has found many ocean shippers in a difficult situation. During the recent recession, with profit margins being squeezed, many cargo owners opted to ship their cargo without insurance. Perhaps not the wisest choice, but Read More »

Premium Article  Laufer consolidation service offers ‘east2east’ connection

Paul Scott Abbott | March 13, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

For glassware leader Anchor Hocking and other importers of a diverse range of goods, a recently introduced Laufer Group International consolidation service is providing a timely, cost-effective, high-visibility way to get less-than-containerload shipments Read More »

Premium Article  WCA conferences bring over 1,700 forwarders to Ho Chi Min City

George Lauriat | March 10, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The WCA Family of Logistic Networks hosted the 13th Annual WCA Worldwide Conference (February 20-23) and the 3rd WCA Family Annual Worldwide Conference (February 24-27) at Ho Chi Minh City. The event drew over 1700 delegates from over 100 countries to Vie Read More »

Premium Article  The FDA grows some teeth

Peter Buxbaum | February 13, 2011 | Air Cargo | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Under new law, agency has several new enforcement mechanisms against adulterated food
One of the Obama administration's accomplishments during the recent lame duck session of the 111th Congress was the passage of the FDA Food Safety and Mode Read More »

Premium Article  Tampa port hosts trade workshop co-sponsored by AAPA, MARAD

Paul Scott Abbott | February 13, 2011 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Attracting more than 150 high-level executives in maritime transportation and related fields, the fourth annual Shifting International Trade Routes Workshop, co-sponsored by the American Association of Port Authorities and U.S. Maritime Administration, wa Read More »

Premium Article  Kalmar hybrid machine saves costs, environment

Paul Scott Abbott | December 12, 2010 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

The unit’s color may be white, but the new Kalmar terminal tractor with hydraulic hybrid drive is most definitely “green” – and it is expected to save its users some green as well.

Following a successful test initiated a year ago at the Port of Singap Read More »

Premium Article  Interview with INTTRA’s Rob Haney, Senior Director NVOCC Product Line

George Lauriat | December 12, 2010 | People | Interviews | Liner Shipping | Transport Intermediaries

In December, INTTRA, the Parsippany, NJ-based, e-solutions provider, unveiled their new NVOCC e-commerce platform. The new e-commerce platform had been in testing for a year with ECU Line, a global NVO and now the product’s first official customer, althou Read More »

Premium Article  Logistics play key role for Russell Newman Brands

George Lauriat | November 21, 2010 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Sustainability is a very big part of Russell Newman’s supply chain strategy.

Paul McCormack, Director of Imports for Russell Newman Brands, a New York-based manufacturer and distributor of underwear for women and children as well as ro Read More »

Premium Article  Consolidation in shipping to rise in 2011

AJOT | November 11, 2010 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Transport Intermediaries

Acquisitions and joint ventures in the shipping sector are set to pick up next year as prospects improve for seaborne trade and optimism among freight players grows, a survey showed.

The poll by law firm Norton Rose of 679 international transport comp Read More »

Premium Article  For paper and pulp handlers, sometimes timing is everything

Karen Thuermer | November 07, 2010 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

B. W. (Bill) Franks, CEO and President, The CrossGlobe Group, headquartered in Glen Allen, VA, is feeling optimistic. Not only does he believe the market for pulp and certain paper products is going to rebound; he is convinced his company is well position Read More »

Premium Article  OWL looks to spread its wings

George Lauriat | October 24, 2010 | Transport Intermediaries

Ocean World Lines, better known as OWL, is one of North America’s most recognized (perhaps because of the winking OWL logo) NVOs. Alan Baer, President of Owl for over twenty years, discusses in an interview with the AJOT the evolution of the brand and Read More »

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