Transport Intermediaries

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 »

Toll refinances S$1 blllion debt, buys small German firm

AJOT | August 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Australian logistics firm Toll Holding has refinanced S$1 billion ($831 million) worth of debt to complete its refinancing program started last year with the U.S. private placement of $275 million.

The company added it purchased German ocean forwarder Read More »

Pacer International raises FY profit outlook

AJOT | July 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Third-party logistics provider Pacer International posted market-beating quarterly results as cost controls boosted gross margins, and raised its full-year earnings outlook.

The company raised its full-year earnings forecast to $0.32-$0.37 a share fro Read More »

CH Robinson Q2 results lag estimates

AJOT | July 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc , the biggest logistics provider in the United States, posted lower-than-expected quarterly results, hurt by higher expenses.

Second-quarter net income rose to $111 million, or 67 cents a share, from $97.2 million, or 59 ce Read More »

Kerry Logistics expands network in the UK acquiring two freight forwarding companies

AJOT | July 25, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading global provider of freight and logistics services, has acquired two freight forwarding companies in the United Kingdom; Bergen Freight Forwarding Limited ("Bergen") based in Manchester in the North West of England and Regency Fo Read More »

IES, Ltd. helps importer take a big step from Shenzhen to store

AJOT | July 25, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The first containers are being off-loaded in the United States following a major rollout of IES technology in Shenzhen. This launch has resulted in a 63% increase in volume and 50% time savings versus the same period i Read More »

Purolator International announces opening of new Minneapolis/MSP branch as part of US/International

AJOT | July 25, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Purolator International, the leading provider of U.S. - Canada logistics services and subsidiary of Canada's largest logistics provider, Purolator Inc., announces the opening of a new Minneapolis/MSP facility as part of its US/International expansion. The Read More »

SPS Commerce unveils next generation EDI Adapter for Sage ERP Accpac

AJOT | July 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

SPS Commerce, a leading provider of on-demand supply chain management solutions, today unveiled the latest version of its SPS Adapter for use with Sage ERP Accpac. Organizations using Sage ERP Accpac can use the adapter to electronically share order, ship Read More »

Aramex Q2 profit, revenue higher

AJOT | July 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Dubai logistics firm Aramex posted a 3 percent rise in second-quarter net profit, as its core Gulf markets performed well amid political turmoil and higher fuel prices.

The firm, which competes with global giants such as Fedex and DHL , reported a qua Read More »

US judge orders arraignment of Kuwait firm Agility

AJOT | July 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

A U.S. district judge ordered the arraignment of Agility in the latest step of the prosecution of the Kuwaiti logistics company over charges that it defrauded the U.S. Army in multibillion-dollar contracts.

The order by Judge Thomas Thrash, came on th Read More »

Matson rebrands logistics units as Matson Logistics

AJOT | July 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Matson has announced that it is rebranding its three logistics units under the new name, Matson Logistics. Combining the suite of services offered by the three entities, Matson Integrated Logistics, Matson Global and Matson America, into one brand will b Read More »

New Echo Global Logistics mobile app puts supply chain visibility at your fingertips

AJOT | July 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Echo Global Logistics, Inc.,a leading provider of technology enabled transportation and supply chain management services, today announced the launch of EchoTrak Mobile, the company's first-ever free mobile app. EchoTrak

Mobile allows supply chain mana Read More »