Transport Intermediaries

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Companies earn 2014 General Motors “Supplier of the Year” awards

AJOT | March 26, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc., a leading asset-light transportation and logistics service provider, announced today that two of its subsidiary companies, Active Aero Group and Rich Logistics, were named “Supplier of the Year” by General Motors. Read More »

Momentum Transportation names Hoppens as VP Sales & Marketing

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

Momentum Transportation USA Inc., an award-winning provider of transportation and logistics services through the premier Landstar global network, has announced that David Hoppens is joining the Momentum team as Vice President Sales and Marketing. Read More »

Five alternatives to solve the automotive industry talent crisis

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL issued a new white paper on the supply chain talent shortage in the automotive sector – what’s causing it, how it impacts the industry, and what solutions are available to ease the crisis. Read More »

Smaller transport companies are growing from collaboration rather than shrinking by competition

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

All around the world, the very small and the very large transporters and warehouse operators are surviving (maybe thriving), but the mid-level is being squeezed at both ends. Read More »

MBLX names Edwards as Director of Business Development

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

MBLX Inc., a division of Livingston International, announced the appointment of Mike Edwards to the newly created position of Director of Business Development.  Read More »

SP Express and APC Postal Logistics announce new partnership

AJOT | March 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

SP Express, a leading national provider of logistics and order fulfillment services, has to announce a new partnership with APC Postal Logistics. Read More »

CEVA opens new local distribution center for Magneti Marelli in Italy

AJOT | March 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics has announced the opening of a local distribution center for Magneti Marelli After Market Parts and Services, a division dedicated to the independent spare parts network and after sales market, consisting of 1,600 sq m in Padua Interporto, Italy. Read More »

AICM appoints Jack Allen as Board Chairman

AJOT | March 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

American Intermodal Container Manufacturing (AICM) announced today that the company’s Managing Board of Directors has appointed Jack Allen as its Chairman. Allen was formerly Executive Vice President and COO of Navistar, a leading manufacturer of commercial vehicles and engines. AICM also announced the appointment of Patrick Marron as Chief Executive Officer. Read More »

Daikin Reefer launches new Active CA device for refrigerated containers

AJOT | March 23, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

New technology allows controlled atmospheres to be quickly created inside reefer containers, extending the storage time of fresh produce and allowing a wider range of perishable cargoes to be carried Read More »

Menlo Logistics promotes Nick Caragher to Senior Director of Transportation Strategy and Services

AJOT | March 23, 2015 | People | Appointments | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Logistics, the US$1.7 billion global logistics and supply chain management subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), has announced the promotion of Nick Caragher to Senior Director of Transportation Strategy and Services. Read More »

New Yale Vision GPS feature helps take fleet operations to next level

AJOT | March 23, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Yale Materials Handling Corporation announces that it will be adding a Global Positioning System (GPS) feature to its Yale Vision wireless asset management system. Read More »

Cold chain performance made to measure at Cool Logistics Asia

AJOT | March 23, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Port performance and last mile distribution of perishables are critical in terms of reducing time to market. Read More »

Gebrüder Weiss continues growth strategy in 2014

AJOT | March 23, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Positive development in all business areas / 1.24 billion euros net turnover / investment volume constantly at a high level Read More »

DHL honored at 2015 Stevie Awards for excellence in international sales and customer service

AJOT | March 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL has captured prestigious gold, silver and bronze awards for outstanding achievement in sales and customer service in the 2015 Stevie Awards competition. Read More »

Haier renews agreement with Encompass to be exclusive provider of comprehensive logistics service

AJOT | March 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Deal includes spare parts solutions for appliances, consumer electronics and hvac to support the world's largest appliance manufacturer Read More »

Woodland oils the wheels for Comma

AJOT | March 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Global freight forwarder Woodland Group has inked a new three-year deal with automotive aftermarket supplier Comma after winning a contract to distribute lubricants, chemicals and ancillaries following a competitive tendering process. Read More »

Clean Transportation & Energy Joins WTS as partner for Advancement of Women in Transportation

AJOT | March 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Gladstein, Neandross & Associates (GNA), a leading clean transportation and energy consulting firm, has committed to a partnership engagement with WTS International, the association for the global advancement of women in transportation. Read More »

UK freight forwarders welcome potential export boost and duty freeze

AJOT | March 19, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

BIFA also welcomed the freeze in fuel duty with the increase planned for September this year not now going ahead. Read More »

FedEx 3rd-qtr profit jumps, outlook lags market view

Reuters | March 18, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Package delivery company FedEx Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly net profit on Wednesday but forecast full-year earnings would be below analysts’ estimates due to lackluster global economic growth. Read More »

CEVA/BAE Systems logistics team wins supplier award

AJOT | March 17, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

A team jointly staffed by personnel from CEVA Logistics and its customer BAE Systems has won the prestigious BAE Systems MAI (Military Air & Information) “2014 Supplier Relationship Award”. Read More »