Transport Intermediaries

Brazil logistics firm to cancel IPO

AJOT | January 14, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Brazilian logistics firm Vix Logistica SA has decided to shelve plans for an initial public offering this year because of lukewarm demand, a source told Reuters, another sign of how many investors have cooled on Brazil's stagnant economy. Read More »

Deutsche Post CFO says 2013 won’t be easy

AJOT | January 14, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Germany's Deutsche Post expects that 2013 will "not be easy" as a weak global economy weighs on demand for express delivery and other logistics services. Read More »

Manhattan Associates recognizes enVista as top partner

AJOT | January 10, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Manhattan Associates, Inc. has named enVista to the Manhattan Partner Performance Club in recognition of enVista's 2012 contributions to helping joint customers achieve world-class supply chain optimization results. The announcement was made at Manhattan' Read More »

C.H. Robinson and AARP Foundation unveil new Tropicana clementines packaging to help fight hunger

AJOT | January 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., one of the world's largest produce sourcing and logistics companies, has teamed up with AARP and AARP Foundation to support the Drive to End Hunger initiative by offering specially designed packaging on Tropicana' clementine Read More »

Are you ready for business in the cloud?

AJOT | January 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

According to Ralf Moller, General Manager Marketing for CargoWise and WiseTech Global, cloud computing represents enormous opportunities for domestic transport and logistics businesses around the world. While cloud technology sounds complex, it is easy to Read More »

RHB cuts Century Logistic’s fair value

AJOT | January 09, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

RHB Research cut its fair value on Century Logistics Holdings Bhd to 1.42 ringgit from 1.78, after the supply chain management company scaled down its ship-to-ship business in Pasir Gudang waters. Read More »

Automotive logistics ‘transformed by emerging markets’, says new report

AJOT | January 08, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The global automotive logistics sector is undergoing a massive transformation. Just a few years ago, it could easily be viewed as a mature industry with modest growth prospects. However, according to Ti's new report Global Automotive Logistics 2013, that Read More »

Cargo industry needs infusion of young talent

AJOT | January 08, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

'Employment in the freight forwarding business today requires greater professional skills than at any time in the past. Our industry needs a fresh infusion of young talent if freight forwarding is to grow and prosper.' Read More »

Menlo Worldwide Logistics expands operations in Singapore

AJOT | January 08, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo), the US$1.7 billion global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc., will cut the ribbon on its new state-of-the-art warehousing and retail distribution management centre here at 11 Sunview Way, Singapore 627540. Read More »

SDV acquires majority stake in Safcomar, a Swiss-based specialist in international logistics

AJOT | January 08, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

SDV announces majority equity holding in Safcomar Overseas SA whose new name, SDV Suisse, takes effect as of 7 January 2013, by completing this new external growth operation, SDV adds a new country to its European network and will employ approximately 20 Read More »

Gebr’der Weiss transports helicopter by truck to Georgia

AJOT | January 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Gebr'der Weiss once again proves its competence as an expert for transports to the east with a challenging project: For the company Wucher Helicopter, Gebr'der Weiss is transporting a helicopter by truck through six countries to the Georgian capital. The Read More »

CaroTrans launches innovative door to port rate application

AJOT | January 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans, a leading global NVOCC (non vessel operating common carrier) and ocean freight consolidator, has announced an innovative Door to Port rate application which calculates a combined transportation cost for LTL (less than truckload) and LCL (less t Read More »

IJS Global signs teaming agreement with Daedalius Aviation Group

AJOT | January 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

IJS Global has signed a Teaming Agreement with Daedalus Aviation Group, the Dutch headquartered, specialist one-stop-shop support provider for military aviation customers worldwide. Under the terms of the agreement IJS Global becomes global logistics pro Read More »

NorthGate finds AccellosOne Warehouse Management System software upgrade fast, easy

AJOT | January 07, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Accellos, a leading provider of supply chain execution software solutions, has issued a case study of AccellosOne Warehouse Management System (WMS) customer NorthGate. Northgate faced the reality that the software they were running was several versions o Read More »

AGS expands with a new shipping standard for the medical marketplace

AJOT | January 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Associated Global Systems (AGS), one of the leading U.S. based transportation and logistics providers, has expanded its services for the medical and life sciences sector. Read More »

Customers at the heart of new GAC promise

AJOT | January 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The global shipping, logistics and marine services provider GAC Group is launching a new corporate tagline in 2013 that emphasises its support for customers in achieving their business objectives. Read More »

Intelligrated completes acquisition of Knighted

AJOT | January 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Intelligrated, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces the successful acquisition of Knighted', a developer of supply chain software solutions. The acquisition is a strategic component of Intelligrated's mi Read More »

Martin-Neuville appointed new COO of Geodis Wilson

AJOT | January 02, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Geodis Wilson is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Martin-Neuville as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Freight Board Member of Geodis Wilson with immediate effect. Read More »

CEVA establishes joint venture entity in Vietnam

AJOT | December 20, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world's leading supply chain management companies, has announced its new joint venture (JV) in Vietnam with long time partner, Indo Trans Logistics (ITL) Group. The JV in Vietnam, named CEVA Logistics (Vietnam) Co. Ltd, allows C Read More »

ChemLogix LLC has selected the TICONTRACT e-sourcing tool

AJOT | December 19, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

ChemLogix LLC has selected the TICONTRACT web-based logistics and freight sourcing solution to support North American inbound and outbound logistics requirements for carrier rate bid execution and management in all transportation modes including land, air Read More »