Transport Intermediaries

APL Logistics expands footprint in Middle East

AJOT | July 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain leader APL Logistics said it has extended its Middle East footprint following two agency appointments in the region:

  • Iraq Transcontinental Shipping Co. in Iraq;
  • Kuwait Transcontinental Shipping Co. W.L.L. in Kuwait Read More »

DB Schenker Logistics now also directly in Iceland

AJOT | July 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

DB Schenker Logistics has opened up its own business in Iceland effective June 1, 2011. Before, the customers relied on the service of a partner. All business is now handled by the new local office in Reykjavik. The new Iceland subsidiary is now represent Read More »

Revised standards keep Ohio, Columbus Region competitive in the logistics industry

AJOT | June 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The logistics industry in central Ohio scored a major victory recently, as the Ohio Board of Building Standards changed its originally proposed regulations limiting exit distances in warehouses and distribution facilities. This revision allows the logisti Read More »

Damco recognized as Outstanding Partner in Supply Chain Excellence

AJOT | November 10, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco, a leading logistics and freight forwarding company, was conferred the Outstanding Partner in Supply Chain Excellence Award during the SCM Logistics Excellence Awards ceremony in Singapore on 6 October. Read More »

PPG expands into heart of Africa

AJOT | October 27, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Project cargo 3PL specialists, the Project Professionals Group, has strengthened its reach into the heart of Africa with the appointment of a new member. Read More »

Achieving ROI through technology

AJOT | October 20, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Andrea Robinson, Business Development Manager-UK for CargoWise' edi, a leading provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, says that in today's global economic environment, logistics service providers (LSPs) are finding Read More »

UTC Overseas, Inc. opens Australian office

AJOT | October 20, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

UTC Overseas, Inc. of Secaucus, NJ continues its aggressive expansion of global project cargo and logistics services with the establishment of new offices in Tullamarine (Melbourne), Australia. The UTC Overseas (Australia) Pty Ltd (UTCOA) facility will b Read More »

Applica Consumer Products, Inc. extends contract with Weber

AJOT | October 20, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Weber Distribution, a leading third party logistics and supply chain management provider for 85 years, announced today that it has signed an extended multi-year contract with Applica Consumer Products, Inc., a marketer and distributor of appliances includ Read More »

Kodak partners with OHL

AJOT | October 20, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Kodak recently chose logistics company, OHL as its direct to consumer fulfillment partner. Kodak Store customers can purchase digital cameras, accessories, inkjet printers and other items on line. Read More »

The Evans Network of Companies Acquires Certain Assets of Land Trans. & Phoenix Transit and Logistic

AJOT | October 15, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

The Evans Network of Companies will expand into new areas with the acquisition of the container drayage, domestic truckload, and brokerage assets of Land Transportation and Phoenix Transit and Logistics. A total of 25 new agent partners will be added to t Read More »

Kodak Partners with Global Supply Chain Company OHL

AJOT | October 15, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Kodak recently chose logistics company, OHL as its direct to consumer fulfillment partner. Kodak Store customers can purchase digital cameras, accessories, inkjet printers and other items on line. Read More »

BDP Project Logistics opens Mexico office

AJOT | October 12, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

In order to serve the growing Latin American project market, BDP Project Logistics has opened an office in Mexico City, Mexico.

Staffing the office is Roberto Lange, who previously served as project manager in the BDP Project Logistics Read More »

Young talent recognised by Fiata Young International Freight Forwarder Of Year Award

AJOT | October 12, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

TT Club Sponsors Award for 11th Year Running

The eleventh Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year Award, held on 24 September at the annual FIATA Conference in Geneva has been won by 27-year-old Alina Wenzel, a shipping and f Read More »

Survey highlights retailers’ response to economy

AJOT | October 08, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

A whitepaper released by the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) and the Auburn University Supply Chain Management Program identifies the strategies that leading retailers are utilizing to succeed amid difficult economic conditions. Read More »

Bender Group receives a ‘superior’ rating in recent food safety audit at Winchester, VA distribution

AJOT | October 08, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Bender Group, a 64 year veteran of providing third-party logistics services in warehousing, distribution and supply-chain management, announces a result of 'superior' rating from the latest food safety audit at the Winchester, VA distribution center. Read More »

Stirling Capital Investments secures lease with Pacific Aviation Group at SCLC

AJOT | October 08, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Stirling Capital Investments announced it has secured a 25,146-square-foot lease with Pacific Aviation Group at Southern California Logistics Centre (SCLC), a 2,500-acre commercial and industrial complex in Victorville, CA. Pacific Aviation Group, a leade Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel Commits to INTTRA eInvoice Platform

AJOT | September 29, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Parsippany, NJ, USA / Schindellegi, Switzerland - September 29, 2009 - INTTRA, the leading e-commerce platform for the ocean freight industry, today announced that Kuehne + Nagel is collaborating with INTTRA for INTTRA eInvoice implementation. This commit Read More »

Stirling Capital Investments secures lease with Plastipak Packaging Inc.

AJOT | September 22, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Stirling Capital Investments announced it has secured a 231,185-square-foot lease with Plymouth, MI-based Plastipak Packaging, Inc., at Southern California Logistics Centre (SCLC), a 2,500-acre commercial and industrial complex in Victorville, CA. Plastip Read More »

Descartes users form Global Customs Filing working group

AJOT | September 22, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group announced the formation of a Global Customs Filing working group by its customers to help them interpret, understand and prepare for the various existing and upcoming country-specific and international customs filing mandates acros Read More »

Panalpina awarded business by KRONES

AJOT | September 22, 2009 | Transport Intermediaries

KRONES has awarded Panalpina the distribution of spare parts from Europe into the Asia Pacific and Greater China area resulting in several thousand air freight shipments per year. The project further includes the construction of a distribution warehouse i Read More »