Transport Intermediaries

Legacy Supply Chain Services announces acquistion of Vitran Corporation supply chain operation divis

AJOT | February 13, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

LEGACY Supply Chain Services announced the acquisition of Vitran Corporation Inc.'s Supply Chain Operation (Vitran SCO), a North American third-party supply chain provider specializing in complex, high-velocity logistics networks servicing leading North Read More »

OIA Global announces major expansion of material sourcing division

AJOT | February 13, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

OIA Global (OIA), a leading worldwide transportation, supply chain management and packaging solutions provider, announced it has assumed the majority of assets and liabilities of PACCESS LLC's (PACCESS) Materials Sourcing Division, headquartered in Portla Read More »

Pilot Freight Services hits $500 million revenue milestone

AJOT | February 13, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, announced today that it has hit the $500 million revenue mark for the first time, with $500.6 million in revenue for 2012. The company shipped more than 640 million pou Read More »

The dangers of DIY software design

AJOT | February 13, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

According to Ralf Moller, General Manager Marketing for CargoWise, the vast number and diversity of logistics and transport companies operating around the world reflect the vibrancy and constantly changing nature of the industry. Read More »

UK forwarders disappointed with the small print in trade security agreement

AJOT | February 13, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is disappointed by some of the background information concerning the recent full implementation of mutual recognition for the USA's and European Union's (EU) trade security programmes. Read More »

Vitran Corporation Inc. focuses on LTL business with divestiture of its supply chain operation

AJOT | February 13, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Vitran Corporation Inc., a North American transportation firm, today announced that it has reached an agreement to divest its Supply Chain Operation (SCO) division to Legacy Supply Chain, based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, for U.S. $97.0 million in cash, Read More »

Data2Logistics names Newcom Director of Professional Services

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain information and technology company Data2Logistics announces the appointment of industry veteran Bob Newcom as Director of Professional Services. Newcom provides 17 years of experience in executive and hands-on positions with multinatio Read More »

Gebr’der Weiss: weekly departures to Georgia

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The transport and logistics company Gebr'der Weiss offers a new, direct groupage freight connection from Passau to the Georgian capital Tbilisi. The regular transit time is eight days. Departure is weekly on Thursday and, depending on the shipment volume, Read More »

Globe Express Services adds Slotten as CCO & SVP

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Globe Express Services ', one of the world's top 100 global logistics providers with a market presence in over 80 countries, proudly announces that logistics industry veteran Christopher Slotten will join the company on March 1, 2013 as Senior Vice Presid Read More »

Greatwide Logistics and Cardinal Logistics complete merger

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Greatwide Logistics Services, LLC ('Greatwide') and Cardinal Logistics Management, Inc. ('Cardinal') today announced the successful completion of a merger of the two companies, creating a market leading logistics organization offering a broad service plat Read More »

Secor Group acquires Special Products Transfer, Inc.

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

The Secor Group, a Washington, D.C.-headquartered global logistics and mobility services company, today announced the acquisition of Special Products Transfer, Inc. (SPT), a transportation and logistics services company serving the mid-Atlantic region. Th Read More »

Suttons Group has further strengthened its team in the Americas

AJOT | February 12, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global bulk logistics provider Suttons Group has further strengthened its team in The Americas with the appointment of Douglas Bunch, as Vice President Americas, Suttons International N.A. Inc. Read More »

GAC appointed official logistics provider for EFG Bank Sailing Arabia ’ The Tour

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Global logistics and shipping company GAC have been named the official logistics partner by Oman Sail, for EFG Bank Sailing Arabia The Tour 2013, which kicks off in Bahrain. Read More »

Jetsea Logistics adopts ediEnterprise in the cloud

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), announced its cloud-based ediEnterprise solution has been adopted by Singapore-based intra-Asia freight specialist Jetsea Logistics. Read More »

TQL releases new mobile application for shippers

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Total Quality Logistics (TQL), the nation's second largest freight brokerage, has released a new mobile application for shippers. Read More »

WCA expands its management team

AJOT | February 06, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

With year-on-year membership growth exceeding 15 per cent, WCA Family has continued to expand its membership support and services staff. Read More »

Asia Pacific logistics market transforming, suggests new report

AJOT | February 05, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Asia Pacific's logistics industry continues to develop at a fast rate despite the economic weakness of its two largest trade partners - the EU and the US. Ti's latest report, Asia Pacific Transport & Logistics 2013, suggests that shifting trade lanes, the Read More »

ISS Palumbo opens new UK offices as first step in global expansion

AJOT | February 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

ISS Palumbo has opened new offices in the UK marking the first step in its global expansion plans following its formation as a strategic partnership between Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) and offshore project logistics and freight forwarding specialists Read More »

U-Freight delivers the fine art of shipping

AJOT | February 04, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

U-Freight Singapore has recently set up a new division, ArtSafe to promote its logistics hub as a fine arts storage facility; as well as an exhibit space for the showcasing of artwork by local artists. Read More »

Aramex eyes more acquisitions, Q4 profit up 15%

AJOT | February 03, 2013 | Transport Intermediaries

Aramex plans to target more acquisitions in Asia and Africa, the logistics firm said, and reported a 15-percent rise in quarterly profits. Read More »