Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek to build New Cross-Dock for Sam’s Club

AJOT | October 28, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek Corp. announced today that the company will build and manage a new cross-dock facility in Hattiesburg, Miss. for a leading national warehouse club. Saddle Creek, a third-party logistics company that provides integrated warehousing, transporta Read More »

Interview with Ken Wykle, NDTA President

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Ahead of the National Defense Transportation Association's (NDTA) 61st Annual Forum and Expo, in Charleston, South Carolina, Forum Communications Team member Jennifer Cawley (JC), of The Howland Group, Inc., sat down with NDTA President Lieutenant General Read More »

President of Hawks Logistics speaks in China

AJOT | September 16, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Steve Hawks, president of Hawks Logistics, Inc., has returned from addressing and meeting with Chinese government and transportation leaders at high-level Chinese-American transportation conferences in Beijing, Tianjin and Shanghai, China. Read More »

John S. Connor handles art sculpture to China

AJOT | September 09, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

John S. Connor, Inc., a full service logistics company based in Glen Burnie, MD, recently handled the airfreight shipment of a fragile fiberglass crab art sculpture from Baltimore, MD, to Xiamen Airport, China. Read More »

Schenker plans takeover of Spain-TIR

AJOT | September 09, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

DB subsidiary Schenker is planning to acquire 100% of the Spanish logistics group Spain-TIR. An agreement to this effect was signed with the shareholders. Subject to regulatory approval this acquisition will enable Schenker to further expand its European Read More »

DaimlerChrysler and Schenker officially open supplier park in Bremen

AJOT | August 12, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

DaimlerChrysler and Schenker Deutschland officially put the industrial park in Bremen, Germany into operation with a symbolic handover of keys in the presence of the State Senator for Economics Ralf Nagel and approximately 100 guests from the political, b Read More »

Target Logistics & Sameday Right-O-Way form US-Canadian partnership

AJOT | August 12, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Target Logistic Services, a rapidly expanding US-based logistics company and Sameday Right-O-Way, one of Canada's leading transportation firms, have formed a strategic partnership to move surface and air cargo between the world's two largest trading natio Read More »

Menlo receives ‘Award of Excellence’ from Global Institute of Logistics

AJOT | August 05, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide, a subsidiary of Con-way, Inc. and a global provider of logistics, transportation management and supply chain services, announced today that its European operations received the Global Institute of Logistics' Award of Excellence for outsta Read More »

BMW selects Penske Logistics to drive supply chain flexibility

AJOT | August 05, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics announced it has secured multi-year logistics contracts with BMW Manufacturing Co. and BMW of North America. Financial terms of the agreements were not disclosed. Read More »

APL Logistics wins Army & Air Force Exchange Service contract

AJOT | August 05, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain leader APL Logistics has been awarded the international import logistics and freight transportation business of the $8.9 billion Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES). Read More »

Traders braced for new EU customs procedures

AJOT | July 01, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Shippers, and their freight forwarding partners in the EU, have been warned that they should conduct an impact self-assessment to ensure procedures and documents are in place before deciding whether to apply to become an 'Authorized Economic Operator' (AE Read More »

NYK Logistics opens Norfolk Logistics Center

AJOT | July 01, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

NYK Logistics (Americas), Inc. celebrated the grand opening of their new Norfolk Logistics Center. The $27 million cross-dock facility comprises more than 130,000 square feet on 35 acres of land. Read More »

Clean energy fuels oversize logistics supply chain

AJOT | July 01, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Global hunger for green energy is fuelling new business opportunities for project cargo specialists with demonstrated capabilities in the supply chain management of oversize plant and equipment needed for clean power generation. Read More »

Logistec Stevedoring appoints new VP Sales & Mktg.

AJOT | June 24, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Mr. Serge Dubreuil, President of Logistec Stevedoring, Inc., a subsidiary of Logistec Corporation, announced the appointment of Mr. Frank Vannelli as Senior Vice-President, Sales and Marketing. Read More »

NASSTRAC opposes more time for NCC and rate bureaus

AJOT | June 24, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

NASSTRAC has filed replies with the STB opposing requests by the NCC and many regional rate bureaus seeking extensions of a year or more in their antitrust immunity. NASSTRAC supports the May 7, 2007 decision of the board terminating antitrust immunity fo Read More »

CH Powell expands through Tandem Global Logistics

AJOT | June 24, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

CH Powell Company, a United States' based customs broker and transportation intermediary, in business since 1919, announced its participation in the new global freight transportation network ' Tandem Global Logistics. Read More »

NLM provides visibility into border-crossing process with new Mexico thru-service

AJOT | June 17, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

National Logistics Management (NLM) is now offering its customers a new truckload thru-service providing true door-to-door visibility, including customs activity, for cross-border shipments between the US and Mexico. Read More »

Menlo to acquire Cougar Holdings Pte, Ltd.

AJOT | June 17, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Cougar Logistics Corporation, Ltd., which owns logistics operations in Singapore and Southeast Asia, and Menlo Worldwide, LLC, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way, Inc. announced they had signed a definitive agreement whereby Menlo will purchase Co Read More »

ARAMEX wins World Mail Award

AJOT | June 17, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

ARAMEX, a total transportation and logistics solutions provider, has reinforced its reputation as an innovator in the field by winning the Retail Project Award at this year's World Mail Awards held in London. Read More »

Tucker Company initiates ISO certification process

AJOT | June 10, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Jeffrey Tucker, CEO of Tucker Company, a logistics company based in Cherry Hill, NJ, has announced that the firm has initiated the process for ISO-9000 certification. Read More »