Transport Intermediaries

Liz Claiborne Inc. renews contract with GT Nexus for cloud supply chain control platform

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

GT Nexus has announced that fashion apparel and accessories company Liz Claiborne Inc. extended its contract for a supply chain visibility and control platform. Delivered as a cloud service, the platform gives Liz Claiborne the capability to tightly monit Read More »

Vale may float new logistics company

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Brazilian iron ore miner Vale is creating a new logistics company that will offer services for the movement of general cargo such as soy and fuel and that it may take public, the newspaper Valor Economico said.

As the world's third-largest mining comp Read More »

APL Logistics operates Kodak’s new cold room facility in India

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

APL Logistics, a leading third party logistics provider, said it has started running Kodak's Central Distribution Center in Mumbai, India. This houses a newly installed cold room facility for temperature-sensitive products.

APL Logistics converted a Read More »

Leading Canadian cold storage 3PL Westco selects Manhattan Associates

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Leading Canadian cold storage third party logistics provider (3PL) Westco has selected solutions from the Manhattan SCALE(TM) product suite from Manhattan Associates (Nasdaq:MANH) to support two distribution centers in Calgary, along with facilities in Sa Read More »

TTS Logistics, Inc. awarded ‘Exhibitors’ Choice’ Award for Best Transportation/Freight Company

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

TTS Logistics, Inc. was recently named Best Transportation/Freight Company by the Trade Show Exhibitors Association's (TSEA) for the second consecutive year. Winners were announced at TSEA's Red Diamond Gala on August 2, 2011, where the best of the best w Read More »

Agility Q2 earnings drop 57%, beat views

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuwait's Agility, the logistics firm facing U.S. fraud charges, posted a 57% drop in second-quarter net profit, but still slightly beat forecasts.

Net profit in the three months to June 30 was 7.83 million dinars ($28.7 million), the company said in a Read More »

Kenco to manage additional warehouse for Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kenco, a leading provider of integrated logistics solutions, real estate services, and material handling equipment, is pleased to announce a significant expansion of warehouse space managed for Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (GMCR) at a new location Read More »

Agility pleads not guilty to U.S. fraud charges

AJOT | August 21, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuwaiti logistics firm Agility pleaded not guilty to charges it defrauded the U.S. government over multibillion-dollar supply contracts during the war in Iraq, a senior company official said.

The case is politically sensitive in Washington and Kuwait Read More »

TZA names new Director of Marketing

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

TZA, an industry leading provider of supply chain productivity software and services, announced that George Huhta has joined the leadership team as Director of Marketing, responsible for the firm's marketing, communications, PR and business development ac Read More »

Menlo strengthens management team in Europe

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo), the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. has announced the appointment of Marco van Walveren as Director of Operations, Europe and Edwin Schouten as Senior Manager, Transportation, Europe.

Menlo has experien Read More »

Saddle Creek opens facilities in Chicago and Jacksonville

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek Corp., a nationwide third-party logistics provider, announced that it is expanding its nationwide network with the addition of two new facilities in Chicago and Jacksonville, Fla. The expansion is part of Saddle Creek's strategic plan to grow Read More »

Kerry Logistics initiates expansion of Chongqing Logistics 
Center to meet rapid growth…

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics has broken ground on the expansion of its Chongqing Logistics Centre just months after the completion of the first phase of the building to meet the rapid growth in demand.

Phase 2 construction, which is scheduled for completion in the Read More »

Radiant announces further expansion of Airgroup Network with operations in Tucson

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Radiant Logistics, Inc., a domestic and international logistics services company, has announced further gains in the growth of its Airgroup network with a new office opening in Tucson, Arizona. The Airgroup-TUS regional office will leverage the Company's Read More »

Crown Mongolia constructs new warehouse facility

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Relocations, a worldwide leader of global mobility, domestic and international transportation of household goods, including departure and destination services, has made a strategic investment in building a state-of-the-art warehouse facility in Ulaanbaata Read More »

Concert Group Logistics opens in Dulles, VA

AJOT | August 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Concert Group Logistics (CGL), a Downers Grove, Ill.-based leader in worldwide freight services, recently opened its Dulles, Va. office under the leadership of Jim Brech. Read More »

Cargill, Agrex agree to Indiana grain terminal

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

U.S. agribusiness giant Cargill Inc and Agrex, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan's largest trading company Mitsubishi Corp, announced a joint venture to expand an Indiana grain elevator at a cost to exceed $20 million.

The venture will triple the unl Read More »

Prologis profit beats Street, sees more savings

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Prologis Inc, one of the world's largest owners of warehouse and distribution centers, posted better-than-expected results for the second quarter and said rents and occupancy trends were improving.

It also raised its forecast for cost savings from its Read More »

New General Director for DHL Supply Chain Argentina

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Supply Chain, a global leader in logistics and sister company to Exel, announced the appointment of Agust'n Croche to general director of DHL Supply Chain Argentina. Croche joined the DHL group in 1997. Since then, he has held positions of increasing Read More »

CRST International acquires Specialized Transportation

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

CRST International, Inc. has announced the acquisition of Specialized Transportation, Inc. (STI), a leading provider of customized supply chain solutions for products that require high touch support, special handling and equipment, and value added on-site Read More »

Vault Logistics, new 3PL provider, launched by Old Dominion

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. is expanding its service offerings with the introduction of Vault Logistics, a neutral third-party provider of supply chain solutions.

Vault Logistics unites several existing business units within Old Dominion into an in Read More »