Transport Intermediaries

US Department of Defense honors BAX Global with quality award

AJOT | May 28, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

The United States of America's Department of Defense honored BAX Global Inc. with the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) Quality Award. BAX Global received the prestigious award on May 3 at a ceremony in Nashville, Tennessee duri Read More »

Cardinal Logistics names 2005 Driver of the Year

AJOT | May 28, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation (Cardinal), one of the nation's fastest-growing 3PL, warehousing and dedicated delivery providers, recently named Walter Hasty of Leesburg, Georgia, the Cardinal 2005 Driver of the Year. Each year, Cardinal selec Read More »

IES named as Top 100 Logistics IT Provider

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Honored for best-in-breed integrated Supply Chain Management, ERP for Logistics and Transportation Management solutions IES is proud to announce that they have been named as one of the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers by Inbound Logistics magazine. Inbound Read More »

RedPrairie teams with Microsoft to provide supply chain solutions

AJOT | May 14, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

RedPrairie Corporation, a global leader in supply chain technology solutions that enable business process transformation, announced that they have formed a strategic alliance with Microsoft Corp. to provide integrated Warehouse and Transportation Manageme Read More »

Schneider streamlines entry into Canada

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider Logistics, Inc., an international lead logistics provider and part of the Schneider National enterprise today announced AccessCanada(TM), a new service offering that helps US exporters to Canada reduce cost and take risk out of the supply chain. Read More »

TIA Watchdog Account requests spike

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

After the TIA Convention, there was an immediate influx of interest in the Watchdog site. Since this time alone, there have been 80 requests from TIA members for new Master accounts, and this number is growing on a daily basis. Clearly, members were impre Read More »

VWR International chooses CII as its transport agent

AJOT | May 07, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

One of the largest medical supply companies in the US, VWR International, has chosen Consolidators International, (CII) as transportation agent for domestic and international distribution of its products as well as for inventory control at CII's capacious Read More »

Target Logistics chooses Arce Campos as Central American partner

AJOT | April 30, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Target Logistic Services, an international freight forwarder and logistics provider, is expanding operations into Central America with the selection of Arce Campos as its exclusive agent for that economically growing region. Read More »

TIA elects new officers for 2006

AJOT | April 30, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

The Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) Board of Directors elected new officers for the coming year during their April 6, 2006 meeting at the TIA Annual Convention in Tucson, AZ. Read More »

TransCore expands web-based OpsCenter to carriers

AJOT | April 30, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

TransCore, which combined both Canadian-based Link Logistics and DAT Services to operate North America's largest freight matching logistics network, introduces OpsCenter for carriers, a comprehensive Web-based software application that combines TransCore' Read More »

Target Logistics doubles size in Dallas move

AJOT | April 23, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

The 50,000 square foot Target facility is housed in a stand alone, recently constructed building built to meet the requirements of an international logistics provider. The warehouse has 36' ceilings to facilitate any racking requirements. Forty three dock Read More »

TransCore partners with PaperWise, adds imaging service to trucking products

AJOT | April 23, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

TransCore partners with PaperWise, one of the country's leading document management services, and creates TransCore Imaging, a product line designed for small to mid-size brokers and carriers to integrate document imaging within TransCore's Keypoint(R) tr Read More »

IES announces implementation at Atlas Freight Systems

AJOT | April 23, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

IES is proud to announce that Houston-based forwarder Atlas Freight Systems has selected IES' integrated suite of logistics and supply chain applications including Accounting, Import, Export, Customs House Brokerage, Statistics, Workflow Management, AES f Read More »

Plastic pallet pooling launched

AJOT | April 02, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Shippers seeking a lighter, more durable and easily tracked pallet now have a new option, with the launch of plastic pooling business Intelligent Global Pooling Systems, or iGPS Company LLC, by industry veteran Bob Moore and an affiliate of private equity Read More »

Lowe’s honors Schneider National

AJOT | April 02, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider National Inc. announced it has been recently recognized for outstanding transportation service by Lowe's Companies, Inc. the second-largest home improvement retailer in the world. Schneider was named an Outstanding Distribution Center Inbound Va Read More »

John S. Connor opens office in China

AJOT | April 02, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Lee Connor, president of John S. Connor has announced that the company has opened an office in Shanghai, China. "Our goal is to establish a stronger trade lane between China and the east coast of the United States," Connor stated. Read More »

NCBFAA encourages Census to preserve secrecy of Proprietary Export Information Exporter

AJOT | March 26, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

In a letter to Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez, the National Customs Brokers & Forwarders Association of America, Inc. (NCBFAA) President Federico Zuniga encouraged him to continue the Department of Commerce's long-standing policy of safeguarding c Read More »

BDP poised for growth in Brazil as parent company acquires full ownership

AJOT | March 26, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Established as a joint venture in 2000 with Grupo Mesquita of Brazil, the company provides full-service air, sea and inland logistics between Brazil and major import and export markets around the world. Based in Sao Paulo, BDP currently operates 16 offi Read More »

IFLN members gather in Amsterdam

AJOT | March 26, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

International Freight & Logistics Network, Inc (IFLN), the worldwide alliance of independent freight forwarders and logistic providers, is holding its 11th members' conference from April 2 to 5 at the NH Barbizon Palace in Amsterdam. These events, held tw Read More »

Target Logistics opens Boston facility

AJOT | March 19, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Target Logistic Services is expanding once again, opening a full service cargo facility in Boston to meet the demands of shippers throughout the New England region. Read More »