Transport Intermediaries

Fraport Cargo Services GmbH adds “Track & Trace System” to it’s range of electronic services

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Customers and forwarding agents of FCS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fraport AG, can now use a modern track & trace system to check the consignment status of their dispatched import freight. Read More »

CaroTrans Adds Asia to U.S. Southeast LCL Import Service to Global Network

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Shanghai to Atlanta direct, all-water routing bypasses U.S. West Coast congestion Read More »

Capes Shipping Agencies announces new General Manager at Baltimore/Wilmington office

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Henrik brings over seventeen years of diverse maritime experience to Capes, including vessel operations, technical, agency management, chartering and port captaincy. Henrik will be responsible for the management and development of their Baltimore, MD and Wilmington, DE offices. Read More »

DHL Delivers Formula E Cargo for Miami ePrix

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL, the official logistics sponsor and a founding partner for Formula E, recently delivered cars and equipment for the 10 teams that will compete in the Miami ePrix on March 14. It will be the fifth round in the new FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric car racing series that began in Beijing last September and ends in London in June. Read More »

Walker SCM welcomes Randi Norfleet as Executive Director, Global Business Development

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Experienced sales and marketing executive committed to driving expansion, growth in the Life Sciences sector Read More »

Kenco’s Dwight Crawley to present on Financial Success Strategies at two industry events

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Dwight Crawley, the chief financial officer for Kenco—a leading provider of integrated logistics solutions, real estate services, and material handling equipment—will make key presentations at upcoming events for executive leaders and management accountants. Read More »

Logistics Plus India Achieves ISO 9001 Certification

AJOT | March 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Logistics Plus Inc., a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, is proud to announce that its India operations have obtained ISO 9001:2008 certification for quality management systems in support of international freight forwarding and logistics. Read More »

Complex logistics await Lippo’s e-commerce push in archipelago Indonesia

Reuters | March 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Selling goods online may only rely on a few mouse clicks, but in Indonesia, delivering purchases to dozens of islands via creaky ports and potholed roads is the logistical challenge Lippo Group faces when its department store opens in cyberspace this month. Read More »

Amber Road acquires ecVision

AJOT | March 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Global sourcing and collaborative supply chain management platform enables brand companies and overseas suppliers to improve product innovation, reduce compliance risks and shorten time to market Read More »

Bill Doherty to Join Transervice as Executive Vice President

AJOT | March 03, 2015 | People | Appointments | Transport Intermediaries

Mr. Doherty comes from Greatwide Distribution Logistics in Dallas, Texas in his role as CEO and has a substantial background in the Logistics and Transportation field. Read More »

Pharma Superhighway set to pass 1.25 million pallet milestone in 2015

AJOT | March 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Yusen Logistics’ European Pharmaceutical Superhighway is contracted to carry over 1.25 million pallets this year, providing both shared and single use solutions to highly complex supply chain requirements for customers ranging from global manufacturers to small biotech companies. Read More »

Core-Mark Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results

Marketwired | March 02, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Core-Mark Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results Read More »

Congressman Duncan reintroduces legislative language that creates a national hiring standard

AJOT | March 01, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

On Thursday, 5 members of congress introduced H.R. 1120, a bill that would enhance interstate commerce by creating a national hiring standard for motor carriers. Read More »

A declining Index but should there be cause for concern?

AJOT | February 26, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

After reaching its highest reading of 59.2 in September, the overall Stifel Logistics Confidence Index hit a bumpy patch and as a result is at 56.3 for the month of February. Should there be cause for concern? Read More »

New FPS LCL service cuts 11 days for Rotterdam-St. Petersburg traffic

AJOT | February 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

FPS Famous Pacific Shipping BV – a Rotterdam-based neutral consolidator - has launched a new, weekly ocean LCL service from Rotterdam to St. Petersburg and vice versa for general groupage cargo. Read More »

EXEL announces enhancements to Resilience360 Risk Management Tool

AJOT | February 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Exel, the North American leader in contract logistics, and its parent company Deutsche Post DHL, the world's leading postal and logistics group, has announced new capabilities to Resilience360, an end-to-end supply chain risk management platform that alerts customers about incidents and risks to their global supply chain in almost real time. Read More »

Menlo Logistics promotes Brian Murphy to Senior Director of Business Development - Emerging Markets

AJOT | February 25, 2015 | People | Appointments | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Logistics has announced the promotion of Brian Murphy to Senior Director of Business Development - Emerging Markets. Read More »

Lynden International expands global network with new office in Newfoundland

PR Newswire | February 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

SEATTLE, Feb. 25, 2015 /CNW/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, announces the opening of a new Service Center in St. John's, Newfoundland. The new location adds a strategic link to Lynden's extensive global network and will help meet the increasing demand for transportation and logistics in the region. District Operations Manager Jim Giles will manage the office, which will offer a direct connection between Houston, Texas, and the island to support its growing oil and gas industry.

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U-Freight welcomes recovery in Australian wine exports

AJOT | February 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The U-Freight Group (UFL) welcomes the news that Australian wine exports to China have almost recovered to levels recorded before Beijing’s austerity measures severely dented volumes, and believes it will be a major boost for the company’s specialist wine logistics services in the country. Read More »

Radiant Logistics provides update on pending acquisition of Canada-based Wheels Group Inc.

PR Newswire | February 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. ("Radiant") (NYSE MKT: RLGT) today provided an update on its pending acquisition of Wheels Group, Inc. ("Wheels") (TSXV: WGI). Wheels has obtained an interim order from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) (the "Interim Order") with respect to the previously-announced plan of arrangement (the "Arrangement") between Wheels, Radiant and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Radiant Global Logistics ULC.

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