Transport Intermediaries

Agility names new Asia Pacific and Europe CEOs

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has named 28-year company veteran Chris Price as Chief Executive Officer of its fast-growing Asia Pacific operations. The company has also named 11-year company veteran Mike Bible as Chief Executive Officer of Read More »

C.H. Robinson Worldwide to acquire Phoenix International

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. has announced that it has reached a stock purchase agreement to acquire Phoenix International, Inc. ('Phoenix') for $571.5 million in cash and approximately $63.5 million in newly-issued C.H. Robinson stock. The agreement is Read More »

CLX Logistics establishes European operations with acquisition of LHC Consulting

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CLX Logistics LLC, parent company of ChemLogix LLC, has established international operations with the acquisition of Netherlands-based LHC Consulting, a consultancy firm offering supply chain management and logistics services to multiple industries throug Read More »

High flyer Paul lands top air freight job at Woodland

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

The Woodland Group, a leading international logistics provider, has appointed Paul Arnold as Head of Air Freight at Woodland Global - http://www.woodlandglobal.com. Read More »

Penske Logistics earns Delphi Above & Beyond Award for DCM

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics has been given the 2011 Delphi Above & Beyond Award, one of its Pinnacle Family of Awards, for Penske's distribution center management services. Read More »

Savi Technology acquired by La Salle Capital affilates

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Savi Technology, the leading logistics informatics solution provider, has been acquired by affiliates of LaSalle Capital of Los Angeles, CA. The acquisition reflects the strong market for logistics informatics solutions worldwide and will allow Savi to a Read More »

Troy Container Line announces new partnership with S.L. of Spain

AJOT | September 24, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Continuing to make strides in its 28th year of business, Troy Container Line, one the world's largest American-owned NVOCCs, has announced a new partnership with International Forwarding S.L. (IFS) of Spain. After establishing a direct service to Spain j Read More »

Bento appointed Chief Sales Officer for SEKO Logistics

AJOT | September 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

SEKO Logistics, a global provider of supply-chain solutions, including comprehensive transportation, logistics and IT solutions ' has appointed Joe Bento to its executive management team as Chief Sales Officer, based in North America. Read More »

Harley-Davidson selects Penske Logistics in Brazil

AJOT | September 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

In the 2,350 square meter warehouse in Cajamar (SP), exclusive to Harley-Davidson's operation, a team of Penske Logistics associates ensure the efficient shipment of about 13,500 SKUs for 11 Harley-Davidson distributors and resellers across the country. T Read More »

Menlo Worldwide Logistics expands relationship with Dana Spicer’ in Thailand

AJOT | September 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc, has announced it has been engaged by Dana Spicer' in Thailand to provide an expanded scope of warehousing, transportation and production support services for Dana's manufacturing f Read More »

Barloworld Logistics well positioned to help Asian companies in their African supply chain

AJOT | September 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

As China announces a new package of investment and development measures to African countries, Barloworld Logistics, a South African-based supply chain company is well placed to help with the opportunities that will develop across the continent and on key Read More »

Dachser USA names new director of ocean freight

AJOT | September 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Dachser Transport of America Inc. (Dachser USA), the U.S. division of one of the world's leading global logistics service providers, has announced it has appointed John Barbasetti di Prun Director of Ocean Freight for the United States. Read More »

Ethier, Chairman of the Board, Bush Brothers, elected to Kenco Board of Directors

AJOT | September 12, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Kenco, a leading provider of distribution and fulfillment, transportation services and intelligent information technology, announces that Jim Ethier has been elected and has agreed to serve on its Board of Directors. Read More »

UTi Worldwide names Rodick Executive VP and CFO

AJOT | September 09, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Uti Worldwide has announced the appointment of Richard G. Rodick as Executive Vice President -- Finance and Chief Financial Officer. He will report to Eric W. Kirchner, Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Rodick is expected to assume his new position on or about Read More »

Damco and EBL create world’s first logistics hub in Panama

AJOT | August 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

A partnership to promote imports and re-exports of apparel and fashion between Asia, the Colon Free Zone (CFZ) and Latin American destinations was signed by the Panamanian company Exclusive Brands Logistics Corp (EBL) and Damco Panama. The logistics deal Read More »

DHL intensifies services for rising order fulfillment demands

AJOT | August 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, announces it is ramping up its supply chain services to meet the changing demands for multi-channel supply chain fulfillment. In the last 12 months, DHL Global Forwardin Read More »

EFL International Distribution claims a first in pet transport

AJOT | August 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

EFL International Distribution, one of Ireland's foremost independent logistics companies, has become the first company in the Irish Republic to become an approved carrier under the Irish Government's 'Pet Passport System'. Read More »

PNE improves eficiency with Descartes’ cloud-based route planning, dispatch and mobility solution

AJOT | August 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that PNE Corporation (PNE), a leading distributor of propane cylinders across Canada, is improving efficiency with Descartes' cloud-based route pla Read More »

Transworld Cargo boosts productivity with CargoWise

AJOT | August 21, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise', a global leader in technology solutions for logistics service providers (LSPs), announces that Namibian logistics provider Transworld Cargo has successfully completed the first stage of implementation of the ediEnterprise software platform thr Read More »

Atrium Medical capitalizes on Menlo’s expertise in healthcare logistics

AJOT | August 13, 2012 | Transport Intermediaries

One of the world's leading suppliers of medical devices used in cardiology and radiology, Atrium Medical has appointed Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo) to handle its product distribution in Europe. The contract, which has a commence date in early July, w Read More »