Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics approved as responsible Care’ Partner by the…

AJOT | September 27, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), has announced its Chemical Group has been approved as a Responsible Care' Partner by the American Chemistry Council. With this designation, Menlo's Chemical Group join Read More »

GLP eyes $1.3 blllion IPO of Japan assets this year

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Singapore's Global Logistic Properties is planning an initial public offering of its Japanese assets that could raise at least 100 billion yen ($1.3 billion) in the first IPO for a real estate trust in Japan in four years, three people with direct knowled Read More »

CenterPoint Properties winner of IANA Intermodal Achievement Award

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The Intermodal Association of North America has announced that CenterPoint Properties is the winner of the 2011 IANA Intermodal Achievement Award. This prestigious award is presented to either a public or private sector organization that has made the grea Read More »

Atkins installs SaaS WMS from Wright Business Solutions

AJOT | September 14, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Wright Business Solutions, a leading provider of warehouse management software (WMS), announced that Atkins Nutritionals Inc. has implemented a SaaS version of Wright WMS to improve productivity, visibility and compliance labeling at its Romeoville, IL di Read More »

Jacobson Companies acquires G-Link Express Logistics

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

JHCI Holdings, Inc., parent of the Jacobson Companies, a leading third party logistics provider, has acquired substantially all of the assets of G-Link Express Logistics (G-Link), an international freight forwarding group based in Singapore effective Augu Read More »

Cross border services simplifies Customs-to-business partnerships and security compliance

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

The victims of 9/11 are all Heroes. Unsung heroes as they never got the rightful acclaim and recognition deserving of courageous individuals. They and all our servicemen and women represent our tenacity to protect and keep us safe from terrorism. In the Read More »

DGX establishes Customs brokerage division to expand logistics services

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Dependable Global Express (DGX), an international logistics provider, has established a customs brokerage division to complement its global freight forwarding operations.

In announcing the new division, Brad Dechter, President, stated, "Dependable Glo Read More »

Damco expands partnership with Sun America Import

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco announced that Sun America Imports, Inc., a leading US based import wholesaler of fresh produce and perishables from Latin America to North America, has awarded the company a major contract to provide end-to-end management of the company's entire su Read More »

RSI works with CargoNet to fight cargo theft

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Costa RSI Insurance Brokers, Inc., a leading transportation insurance broker, announced that it will work with CargoNet' to help its transportation and supply chain clients combat cargo theft.

Through this collaborative effort, RSI clients will receiv Read More »

Crowley successfully completes rapid response for emergency aid to Bahamas following Hurricane Irene

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

As one of the warehouses contracted by the U.S. Agency for International Administration (USAID) to provide pre- and post-disaster relief commodity storage services for the United States, Crowley Maritime Corporation's logistics group recently provided the Read More »

LeanLogistics expands into Europe, welcomes CHEP to international client base

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

LeanLogistics, a global solutions provider of transportation management system (TMS) applications and supply chain services, has announced its expansion into Europe with offices in UK and Spain.

LeanLogistics' European offices provide sales and suppor Read More »

Manhattan SCOPE(R) solutions help wholesalers raise margins while keeping service levels high

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Wholesale distributors live in a world where competitors offer many of the same products--and often the same service level-- which results in riding a fine line of offering superior service (assortment, response time and unique value added services) and m Read More »

Laufer Group International expands its national network with new offices in San Francisco and Norfol

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Global logistics company Laufer Group International, headquartered in New York City, continues to expand its national coverage with the openings of its new offices in San Francisco, CA and Norfolk, VA. Both branches will provide customers with Laufer' Read More »

Saddle Creek names new President of Transportation

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek Corporation has announced that Mike DelBovo will assume the position of president, Saddle Creek Transportation Inc. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Saddle Creek Corp., a nationwide third-party logistics provider.

As the tra Read More »

Kane Is Able partners with Manhattan Associates to improve productivity and support customer service

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kane Is Able, a leading third-party logistics provider of consumer packaged goods, has selected solutions from the Manhattan SCALE' product suite from Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) to support its Scranton, Penn. business campus, which features seve Read More »

Damco launches online calculation of CO2 emissions

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco, a leading world provider of freight forwarding and supply chain management solutions, has begun providing customers with an online calculation of carbon dioxide emissions.

The new information is available online at 'myDamco,' the browser-based Read More »

Sentry Insurance unites with CargoNet to combat cargo theft

AJOT | September 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoNet(R), a leading source of information about supply chain risk, today announced that Sentry Insurance has become a member of CargoNet. By becoming a CargoNet member, Sentry joins a national initiative to combat cargo theft through improved informati Read More »

Panalpina introduces a new Intra Asia service

AJOT | August 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Traditionally, there have been only two main choices for cargo flows between China and Southeast Asia: costly air freight, or slower ocean freight. Now, Panalpina is introducing a new alternative solution: Intra Asia road transport, connecting China, incl Read More »

Kerry Logistics opens new logistics center in Hanoi

AJOT | August 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics is continuing its expansion in Vietnam, opening a new logistics center in Hanoi. The 10,000 sq.m facility will focus on providing a broad range of logistics services for the electronics and hi-tech, fashion and garments, food and beverage, Read More »

Vigillo rolls out carrier select’

AJOT | August 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Vigillo LLC, creators of Daylight', the CSA Platform for Transportation, has announced the release of Carrier Select' the first product in its Shipper/Broker Suite. The latest unique offering from Vigillo allows freight brokers, shippers and insurance pro Read More »