Transport Intermediaries

WWPC Germany & Canada combine forces

AJOT | April 21, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

LS Cargo Logistics GmbH, Ratingen/ Germany and Albacor Shipping, Inc., Canada, both members of the World Wide Project Consortium (WWPC), arranged the road transport of nine convection banks each about 12 meters long, 7.40 meters wide and up to five meters Read More »

DB Schenker moves to green mega hub in Melbourne

AJOT | April 21, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

DB Schenker is building a green mega hub in Melbourne. According to plan, Schenker Australia Pty Ltd will expand its forwarding and logistics operations with a new facility located directly at Melbourne's international airport in July. The hub comprises o Read More »

CEVA Logistics Using Descartes for Cargo 2000 Compliance

AJOT | April 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, a global on-demand software-as-a-service (SaaS) logistics solutions provider, announced that CEVA Logistics, a global supply chain management company, is using Descartes Cargo 2000 to help it comply with business process and autom Read More »

Stirling Capital Investments secures lease with Fastenal Company

AJOT | April 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Stirling Capital Investments announced it has secured a 6,322-square-foot lease with Fastenal Company at Southern California Logistics Centre (SCLC), a 2,500-acre commercial and industrial complex in Victorville, Calif. Fastenal, a leading North American Read More »

DHL expands relationship with Nike in Brazil

AJOT | April 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Supply Chain announced a five-year contract with Nike to establish a new distribution center in Louveira / S'o Paulo, Brazil. The operation was transferred from its former location in Guarulhos / S'o Paulo to Louveira, and is part of an existing DHL c Read More »

Advance cements over-dimensional shipment

AJOT | April 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

International project freight forwarder, Advance International Transport has undertaken the shipment of an over-dimensional cement-making machine and ancillary equipment from the United States to Turkmenistan. Read More »

A.N. Deringer, Inc. uses Kewill to file first ACE entry

AJOT | April 13, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Kewill announced that A.N. Deringer, Inc., one of the largest, privately held Customs Brokers in North America, is the first to have filed a Customs Entry through US Customs and Border Protection's Automated Commercial Environment (ACE), using Kewill's i Read More »

Famous Pacific Shipping in expansion mode

AJOT | April 08, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Despite the tightening global freight market, the Asia-based NVOCC and freight services supplier, Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS), is following a program of network expansion in established and emerging freight markets. Read More »

Trade Tech collaborates with the Chubb Group to add marine insurance

AJOT | April 08, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Trade Tech, a major supplier of web-based supply chain and transportation applications, announced that it has partnered with the Chubb Group of Insurance Read More »

DHL Express demonstrates green commitment

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

In an effort to support global initiatives that seek to reduce the impact of business on the environment, DHL Express, the world's leading express delivery company, sent its first carbon neutral express shipments from Africa on the occasion of the first a Read More »

CargoGulf opens new office in Thailand

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoGulf has announced its first new office opening of 2009 in Bangkok, Thailand, which will operate under a value partner scheme with its long-standing agent, GAC. Read More »

Savi Networks cargo monitoring gets smarter

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Following rigorous operational tests with customers worldwide, Savi Networks now is poised to field high volumes of the 10th wireless cargo tracking device leveraged by SaviTrak', the company's supply chain execution intelligence service built on an open Read More »

ChemLogix offers SOCMA members select logistics program

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

ChemLogix LLC is partnering with the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) to provide its members with premium transportation and logistics services that can significantly reduce costs and improve control of domestic and international s Read More »

Simplify or diversify operations? Forwarders must choose

AJOT | April 06, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

The following article was written by Brad Dechter, President & CEO at DHX-Dependable Hawaiian Express and its sister divisions, DGX-Dependable Global Express and DAX-Dependable AirCargo Express. Read More »

Transite Technology launches industry’s first aggregated 3PL rate service

AJOT | April 01, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

'My Freight Rates' service enables Brokers and Shippers to obtain easily the lowest rates from multiple parties from a single source while serving as a powerful marketing channel for 3PLs. Read More »

New GAC logistics company to serve Norwegian energy sector

AJOT | April 01, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC has set up a new company in Norway, and opened a business development office in Oslo, to meet the needs of the country's energy sector. GAC Logistics (Norway) AS focuses on the energy industry's air, sea and road transportation needs and serves the wh Read More »

Maersk Logistics and First Climate partner

AJOT | April 01, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Maersk Logistics and First Climate have formed a partnership to extend the portfolio of environmental services to Maersk Logistics clients. Read More »

Volkswagen, IBM create smart supply chain through RFID

AJOT | March 26, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

IBM announced it is working with Volkswagen Group, Europe's leading vehicle manufacturer, to improve the automaker's material logistics operations through the use of sensor technology. 

The new system will significantly enhance the carmaker's Read More »

Norway’s largest brewery taps IBM to reduce bottlenecks

AJOT | March 26, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Ringnes, Norway's largest brewery and a subsidiary of the Carlsberg Group, today announced that the company is using IBM sensor technology to gain greater visibility into its logistics operations, and in the process, to better serve Norwegian retailers an Read More »

Zepol Corporation announces infrastructure enhancement

AJOT | March 26, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Zepol has announced that they have greatly improved the speed and performance of their flagship product, TradeIQ', by fully upgrading their trade database infrastructure. This upgrade accelerated the speed of the fastest trade database in the marketplace Read More »