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Premium Article  Echo Global Logistics acquires Advantage Transport

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Echo Global Logistics, Inc., a technology-driven transportation management company, has acquired substantially all of the assets of Advantage Transport, Inc., a truckload (TL) transportation brokerage firm based in Phoenix, Arizona effective July 1, 2011. Read More »

Premium Article  Old Dominion launches OD expo trade show shipping

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. today launched OD Expo Services, a customized offering for companies that ship booths and materials to trade shows and expos.

Old Dominion will perform the pickup and line haul while a partner will handle the final mile Read More »

Premium Article  ABF announces revised rates

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

On July 25, 2011, ABF®, a global provider of logistics solutions, will revise its general rates and charges for its freight division. Rates will increase by about 6.9%, although the effect on specific lanes and shipments will vary. Read More »

Premium Article  YRC shares skid, ABF jumps on appeals court ruling

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

A federal appeals court has given new life to a rival's lawsuit against top U.S. trucker YRC Worldwide Inc., jeopardizing the company's restructuring efforts.

The U.S. Court of Appeals ruling reversed a lower court ruling and said the lawsuit brought Read More »

Premium Article  ABF wins appeal against Teamsters, YRC and TMI

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (St. Louis) reversed and remanded a lower court’s previous dismissal of ABF’s lawsuit against the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, YRC, Inc., Trucking Management, Inc. and other related enti Read More »

UTi Worldwide awarded CaseStack 2010 Warehouse of the Year

AJOT | July 10, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

UTi Worldwide announced that it has been recognized as the CaseStack 2010 Warehouse of the Year. UTi serves CaseStack's regional needs from a 500,000 square foot multi-client facility located in Grand Prairie, TX. UTi's comprehensive solution for CaseStac Read More »

APL Logistics expands footprint in Middle East

AJOT | July 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain leader APL Logistics said it has extended its Middle East footprint following two agency appointments in the region:

  • Iraq Transcontinental Shipping Co. in Iraq;
  • Kuwait Transcontinental Shipping Co. W.L.L. in Kuwait Read More »

DB Schenker Logistics now also directly in Iceland

AJOT | July 04, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

DB Schenker Logistics has opened up its own business in Iceland effective June 1, 2011. Before, the customers relied on the service of a partner. All business is now handled by the new local office in Reykjavik. The new Iceland subsidiary is now represent Read More »

Premium Article  Carotrans opens Dallas office to serve growing Gulf volumes

Paul Scott Abbott | June 26, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

With its opening of a Dallas area office, neutral non-vessel-operating common carrier and ocean freight consolidator CaroTrans International is positioning to handle growth in cargo volumes through Gulf of Mexico ports.

“We do anticipate growth via th Read More »

Premium Article  Can you hear me now?

Peter Buxbaum | June 12, 2011 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Warehouses are using voice recognition systems to streamline pick operations and boost their accuracy.

In an environment in which companies continually strive to reduce their supply chain costs, warehouse professionals are constantly challenged Read More »

Premium Article  Munich show confirms logistics sector in

Manik Mehta | May 26, 2011 | Air Cargo | Intermodal | Transport Intermediaries

All the signs at the Transport/Logistics 2011 show of Munich pointed in the direction of a strong economic recovery that was buoying the logistics sector. Indeed, a top executive of Messe Munich, which organized the show, said that the logistics sector w Read More »

Premium Article  Going soft

Peter Buxbaum | May 15, 2011 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Cargo insurance rates remain low and will likely stay that way, at least for a while.

The cargo insurance market is soft has been so for a number of years. While the insurance industry has been predicting--hoping for, might be the better word-- Read More »

Premium Article  Greasing the wheels of trade

Peter Buxbaum | May 15, 2011 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Trade credit insurance can help companies get paid and improve the look of their balance sheets.

A weaker dollar has provided for the possibility of growing United States exports. President Obama has called for a doubling of U.S. exports by 201 Read More »

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