Transport Intermediaries

Target appoints Jim Gould NE Regional Manager

AJOT | October 01, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

A twenty-one year veteran in the air cargo industry, James (Jim) Gould, has been appointed Northeast Regional Manager at Target Logistic Services. Read More »

Econocaribe offers LCL service from New Jersey to Italy

AJOT | October 01, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Econocaribe recently introduced a weekly export consolidation service from New Jersey to Italy with on-carriage to multiple inland points throughout Italy. According to Dan Rocke ' Vice President of USA for Econocaribe, servicing Italy from ... Read More »

UPS opens large logistics facility in Ontario

AJOT | September 24, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

UPS announced the opening of an 800,000-square-foot logistics campus in Burlington, Ontario, for UPS Supply Chain Solutions. Read More »

INTTRA launches Universal Carrier Access (UCA)

AJOT | September 24, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

INTTRA has announced the launch of Universal Carrier Access (UCA), which will bring increased efficiencies for shippers, forwarders and all carriers around the world. Read More »

Penske Logistics & ABX LOGISTICS forge strategic alliance

AJOT | September 24, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics and ABX LOGISTICS announced the formation of a strategic alliance focused on providing integrated, global supply chain solutions for multinational corporations. The alliance combines Penske Logistics' strengths in logistics execution and Read More »

BDP opens Nuremberg project logistics office

AJOT | September 17, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

"It is vital for us to enhance our project logistics capability in Europe, particularly Germany whose large industrial companies are migrating operations to every corner of the globe," said Luc Van Heygen, head of BDP's project logistics unit. "The new of Read More »

Schneider National receives ShopKo’s transportation performance award

AJOT | September 17, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider National Inc. announced that the company has been honored with a Supply Chain All-Star award from ShopKo, a $2.2 billon retailer of quality goods and services. For the past five years, ShopKo has presented the award annually to companies that de Read More »

John S. Connor handles valuable guitar shipment

AJOT | September 17, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

John S. Connor, Inc. has recently completed the shipment of 22 guitars, owned by a London-based rock star, for sale in the US. The owner, Bernie Marsden, was a lead guitarist for the internationally known rock group Whitesnake, which had hit records in th Read More »

IWLA Member Advantage partner secures financial incentives for Gulf Coast warehouses

AJOT | September 10, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

As part of the IWLA Member Advantage Program, IWLA has formed an alliance with Location Management Services (LMS), a National Economic Development Consulting Firm, to assist in securing financial incentives for IWLA member companies located in hurricane-a Read More »

All Panalpina’s US offices join Traxon network

AJOT | September 10, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

One of Traxon's long standing and most important clients, Panalpina, is extending its agreement to include all branches in the US as well new branches in Scandinavia and Canada. The leading forwarding group is one of Traxon's gateway customers with worldw Read More »

Globe Express Services opens first office in South America

AJOT | September 10, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Globe Express Services (GES) announced the opening of its corporate location in Sao Paulo, Brazil, marking the company's official entr'e into the South American market. The new office places the company in the nation's main business hub, as well as one of Read More »

Amazon.com taps BNSF Logistics for optimization of inbound inventory flow

AJOT | September 03, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

BNSF Logistics to coordinate regional load control centers to improve velocity, visibility and flexibility of product moving from domestic suppliers throughout the Amazon.com distribution network Read More »

AXSMarine releases new Vessel Manager

AJOT | September 03, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

AXSMarine is the industry leader in easy-to-use interactive knowledge tools. Specifically designed to respond to the specific needs of charterers, owners, operators and brokers in dry bulk, wet bulk and liner shipping, these tools have recently been augme Read More »

SEKO taps new Director of Ocean Services

AJOT | September 03, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

SEKO announced the appointment of Joseph Abboud as Director of Ocean Services for SEKO Global Logistics. Based out of SEKO's corporate headquarters in Itasca, IL, he will be responsible for product development, operations enhancements, ocean procurement, Read More »

Lynden expands San Francisco and Midwest Regional offices

AJOT | August 27, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Lynden's San Francisco location moved to within three miles of San Francisco International Airport, enabling Lynden more control of customers' freight through faster shipment recovery and drop off times. Read More »

DHL expands operations in Charleston, SC

AJOT | August 27, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Global Forwarding announced that, effective October 1st, it will relocate its ocean freight and customs brokerage operations in Charleston, SC to expanded facilities closer to the Port of Charleston and Charleston International Airport. Read More »

Hellmann opens new Kansas City office

AJOT | August 27, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has opened an office in Kansas City, Missouri. The move is part of a business strategy plan, in support of Hellmann's Domestic division, which focuses on growth and expansion and allocates management resources to fields where Read More »

Is there Asian cargo business beyond China?

AJOT | August 20, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Target logistics says "yes"

As the predominant economic power in Asia with a huge export base, China generates almost all of the attention from the international transportation industry. Shipping lines are ordering huge, 10,000 teu capacity con Read More »

OH Logistics acquires Barthco International, Freightek, and Turbo Logistics

AJOT | August 20, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

3PL adds customs brokerage, freight forwarding, transportation and technology services

Ozburn-Hessey Logistics announced the acquisitions of Barthco International, Freightek, Inc. and Turbo Logistics. Barthco provides international freight forw Read More »

FKI Logistex wins Michaels Stores contract

AJOT | August 20, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

FKI Logistex' announces it has won a major contract from Michaels Stores, Inc. to supply a turnkey picking, cross-docking, and automated sortation system at the company's new Northwest retail distribution center in Centralia, Washington. The 715,000-squar Read More »