Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek streamlines supply chain for Hornell Brewing Co., Inc.

AJOT | August 07, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Improving efficiencies and accommodating seasonal fluctuations are two key reasons why Hornell Brewing Company Inc., national marketer of the famous AriZona' brand iced teas and other beverages, is turning to Saddle Creek Corporation for its logistics nee Read More »

New managing director for GAC Logistics UK

AJOT | August 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Global shipping, logistics and marine services company GAC has appointed Stuart Bowie as the new head of its rapidly expanding logistics operations in the UK. Read More »

Dachser & Seacon Logistics establish joint venture

AJOT | August 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

In early July 2008, logistics service provider Dachser and Seacon Logistics, a seafreight carrier and contract logistics provider based in the Netherlands, formed a joint company within the framework of a joint venture: Dachser Netherlands Air & Sea Logis Read More »

Integrated supply structures: report prepares manufacturers for revenue and margin growth

AJOT | August 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

According to John Henderson, CEO of Frank Lynn & Associates, a nationally recognized market strategy consulting firm, Integrated Supply and emerging hybrid supply chain structures continue to be a powerful force in the industrial marketplace. These sup Read More »

Mongeon named CEO of Agility Defense & Government Services

AJOT | July 30, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a global logistics provider, has named Dan Mongeon as CEO of its Defense & Government Services (DGS) business group. Agility DGS provides comprehensive logistics solutions to various government entities and non-governmental organizations on a glo Read More »

Seven freight forwarding firms pay US to resolve bid rigging allegations

AJOT | July 27, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Seven freight forwarding companies - Air Land Forwarders, Arpin International Group, Covan International, Jet Forwarding, and SIRVA, the parent company of Allied Freight Forwarding, Global Worldwide and North American Van Lines - agreed to pay the United Read More »

NLM to continue providing services for Ford Motor Company

AJOT | July 27, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Logistics management expert NLM announced it has recently renewed an agreement with Ford Motor Company. In an effort to drive logistics efficiencies and cost savings for the auto manufacturer, NLM will remain a provider for its critical shipments (excludi Read More »

Sixty percent of supply chain execs measuring trans. & log. emissions

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

eyefortransport recently surveyed over 500 North American supply chain executives to establish where their greening efforts are being focused, and how they're being managed and financed. The resulting 'Green Transportation & Logistics North American Repo Read More »

Unilever service award for Famous Pacific Shipping

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

In the Philippines, Unilever has presented Famous Pacific Forwarding Phils with a Service Vendor Award in recognition of the excellent standards of transport and logistics services that have been provided over the last decade. Read More »

Logistics+ chooses CargoWise edi

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise' edi, a provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, announced that Logistics+ has successfully implemented CargoWise edi's award-winning ediEnterprise software solution into its operations in the US, Canada, M Read More »

Schneider named JCPenney ‘Supply Chain Provider of the Year’

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider National, Inc., a provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, has been named the Supply Chain Provider of the Year for 2007 by JCPenney, one of America's leading retailers. JCPenney presented Schneider with the award at the re Read More »

Burfurd appointed VP-Global Sales at CII

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Graham Burfurd has been appointed Vice President-Global Sales at Consolidators International (CII), the rapidly expanding international airfreight wholesaler. Read More »

Eyefortransport revealed the winners of the Best 3PL Awards North America 2008 at. . .

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

The awards closed the first day of eyefortransport's sixth annual 3PL Summit where CEOs and senior management from leading 3PLs and logistics executives from multi-national shippers meet to discuss industry trends and best practices. Read More »

China Logistics Group, Inc. Names Wei Chen CEO, Chairman of the Board

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

China Logistics Group, Inc. an international freight forwarder and logistics management company, announced it has appointed Mr. Wei Chen as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors. The company has also relocated its corporate he Read More »

Weber stores 71,000 pallets of Nestl’ water for summer season

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Getting ready for the summer season, Weber Distribution, a leading West Coast provider of dedicated warehousing and transportation logistics for more than 84 years, is warehousing 71,000 pallets of Nestl' water for distribution throughout the Western Unit Read More »

LinkAmerica purchases new corporate headquarters

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

LinkAmerica Corporation, a regional, dedicated, and expedited transportation and logistics company headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, announced that the company has acquired property for a new corporate headquarters. Read More »

CaroTrans Announces New Senior Management Structure For Global Expansion

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

The Board of Directors of New Zealand-based Mainfreight Ltd., parent company to CaroTrans International, has announced a new CaroTrans senior management structure designed to allow for global expansion of the brand. Read More »

World freight forwarders gather for China networking forum

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Organized jointly by the China International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFA) and the China Global Logistics Network (CGLN), the conference attracted unprecedented numbers of top executives of logistics companies from 140 countries as well as a conti Read More »

Agility solidifies presence in northern Europe

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

The leading global logistics provider Agility announced its 100 per cent acquisition of the Danish, CF Geologistics A/S. The Copenhagen-based forwarding specialists are known for tailor-made air and ocean freight solutions. The company has a strong custom Read More »

DHL expands temperature controlled freight services in North America & Europe

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Global Forwarding continues to enhance its global capabilities for the life science and healthcare industries by expanding its network of Envirotainer QEP certified sites. The proper and expert handling of the 'Envirotainer' ' a temperature and humidi Read More »