Transport Intermediaries

Announcing a direct Japan to Miami LCL import service from CaroTrans

AJOT | March 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans today announces further expansion of its Asia import network with a new multi-origin Japan to Miami LCL service. The first sailing was February 27th. Direct consolidations from five Japan origins – Kobe, Nagoya, Osaka, Tokyo and Yokohama to Miami occur each week. Read More »

PLS Logistics Services Hires Dave Mabon as Chief Operating Officer

PR Newswire | March 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

PLS announced that Dave Mabon has joined the company as its Chief Operating Officer. Read More »

Deringer’s Wellness Initiatives Receive Praise

AJOT | March 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Deringer’s commitment to employee wellness has recently been recognized with two Vermont state wellness awards. On March 25, 2015, Deringer will be presented with the Worksite Wellness Award by the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports and the Vermont Department of Health. Read More »

OSHA-Based or IBC Stairs: Clearing Up a Warehouse Controversy

AJOT | March 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

RMI-Compliant, OSHA-based stairs, included in IBC code since 2009, enable safe, cost effective, space efficient pick module and rack-supported platform warehouse access Read More »

Kanban Logistics receives AS 9100 Quality Standard Certification for aerospace industry

AJOT | March 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Kanban Logistics, a North Carolina-based third party logistics provider serving the Mid-Atlantic Region, has received a certificate of registration for the AS9100 quality standard – the quality management system recognized by the Federal Aviation Administration as the standard for the aerospace industry. Read More »

Port Logistics Group Expands Management Team to Support Growth

PR Newswire | March 10, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Port Logistics Group, the nation's leading provider of gateway logistics services, today announced an addition to its management team to support continued growth. Read More »

PwC’s Chapman on logistic M&A

Karen Thuermer | March 10, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

As PwC analyzes transportation and logistics industry mergers and acquisitions, here’s what PwC's Darach Chapman says in an AJOT interview. Read More »

CEVA’s CEO, Xavier Urbain, opens new South East Asia headquarters at West Hub in Singapore

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Breakbulk & Projects | Energy | Maritime | Refinery | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA’s CEO, Xavier Urbain, opens new South East Asia headquarters at West Hub in Singapore West Hub facility home to new City of Energy, Singapore, and Center of Logistics Excellence. Read More »

Yusen Logistics expands global project cargo network to Brazil

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

With the growing demand for project cargo services in South America, Yusen Logistics Do Brasil Ltda. has established a dedicated project cargo team in Brazil. Read More »

Kane Is Able to distribute sports nutrition products from Nutrabolt

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. and sports nutrition company, Nutrabolt, have signed a long-term agreement for logistics support. Read More »

DHL Express certified as a Top Employer 2015 and recognized as Top Employer Global 2015

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Express has been certified as a Top Employer in North America and Latin America 2015. At the global level, the company garnered Global Top Employer award, a distinction that recognizes the company’s commitment to support and develop its employees worldwide. Read More »

Yusen Logistics Expands Global Project Cargo Network to Brazil

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

To meet the growing demand for project cargo services in South America, Yusen Logistics Do Brasil Ltda. has established a dedicated project cargo team in Brazil. Read More »

Kane Is Able to Distribute Sports Nutrition Products from Nutrabolt

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. and sports nutrition company, Nutrabolt, have signed a long-term agreement for logistics support. KANE will provide both manufacturing logistics and product distribution and fulfillment support for Nutrabolt, one of INC 5000’s fastest growing American companies. Read More »

Unmanned Aerial, Ground and Surface Vehicles to Transform Transportation within a Few Years

PR Newswire | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Advancements in sensor fusion technologies with high imaging capabilities to enhance manoeuvrability are quickening the development of unmanned vehicles. Read More »

Mayor Emanuel announces Livingston International to open U.S. headquarters in Chicago

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

International Customs and Trade Compliance firm is 32nd Company to Locate Headquarters in Chicago since 2011; Attracting Corporate Headquarters and Making Chicago a National Leader in Transportation, Distribution and Logistics are Key Tenets of the Plan for Economic Growth and Jobs Read More »

SUNTECK celebrates new office in Jacksonville, FL

AJOT | March 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

SUNTECK, a provider of multi-modal solutions, has combined its two Jacksonville offices and moved into one larger, centrally-located office in the city. Read More »

Yale’s Pat DeSutter Named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2015 Pros to Know

AJOT | March 06, 2015 | People | Transport Intermediaries

Yale Materials Handling Corporation is proud to announce its Vice President of Fleet, Service and Aftermarket, Pat DeSutter, has been named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive's 2015 list of Pros to Know. Read More »

UPS Expands Special Commodities Program to More Countries

GlobeNewswire | March 06, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Service for shipping biological samples, specimens and dangerous goods in excepted quantities now available in more than 50 nations Read More »

M&S breaks with tradition to get more agile on style

Reuters | March 05, 2015 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Shoppers usually blame dowdy clothes and tired stores for the painful decline of Britain's former retail powerhouse Marks & Spencer. But the parts of the business that customers never see could hold the key to its revival. Read More »

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

Reuters | March 05, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | 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 »