Transport Intermediaries

A. Duie Pyle receives package carrier safety award for the Dow Chemical Company

AJOT | August 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

A. Duie Pyle, a leading Northeast transportation and logistics provider, received the "2010 Menlo Worldwide Logistics Package Carrier Safety Award" for excellence in the safe transport of products for The Dow Chemical Company. The award recognizes A. Duie Read More »

APL Logistics wins Emerson Rosemount’s best supplier award

AJOT | August 24, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

APL Logistics has received the best supplier award from global manufacturing technology giant Emerson's Rosemount business unit for the second year in a row. Tom Moser, President of Emerson Process Management, handed out the 2010 Supplier of the Year awa Read More »

Kerry Logistics targets automotive sector at New Hefei Logistics Center

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics has opened a 215,000-square-foot logistics center in Hefei, China, for the growing automotive industry sector in Anhui Province, directly west of Shanghai in central China.

The logistics center has been customized to serve a rapidly in Read More »

Averitt Expands warehousing capabilities with premium storage and processing space in…

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Averitt Express recently expanded warehouse operations in Marietta, Ga., Greenville, N.C., and McAllen, Texas, to meet customer needs for flexible shared warehouse space. Read More »

RWI Transportation promotes Savage to Director, Logistics Services

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

RWI Transportation, an asset-based logistics company that provides regional and national truckload, LTL, expedited, and refrigerated warehousing services, announced that Robert Savage has been promoted to director, logistics services. Read More »

CEVA’s Alaska Advantage service energizes domestic oil and gas industry

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, announced the launch of its Alaska Advantage service offering energy companies an end-to-end supply chain solution in and out of Alaska.

CEVA's domestic organization launched Less than Read More »

Weber Logistics partners with leading candy manufacturer Storck

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Weber Logistics, a leading third party logistics and supply chain management provider for more than 86 years, announced that it recently partnered with Storck to distribute more than one million cases of such popular brands as Riesen, Werthers, Mamba, Me Read More »

Damco reports positive 2011 half year result in challenging market environment

AJOT | August 22, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Damco , one of the world's leading providers of freight forwarding and supply chain management solutions, continues to improve its financial performance. The global logistics company, which has reported improved operations and year-on-year results in both Read More »

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 »