Transport Intermediaries

M’ller and Hauck now responsible for air freight and ocean freight at Schenker Deutschland AG

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

After nearly 40 years of committed work and leadership, Michael Korn, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of Schenker Deutschland AG, entered retirement at the end of October. He was responsible for air and ocean freight, trade fair business, special Read More »

Sentry Insurance unites with CargoNet to combat cargo theft

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoNet(R), a leading source of information about supply chain risk, has announced that Sentry Insurance has become a member of CargoNet. By becoming a CargoNet member, Sentry joins a national initiative to combat cargo theft through improved information Read More »

Trade Tech hires new Director of Sales, North America

AJOT | November 15, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Trade Tech, a global supplier of Cloud-based solutions for the logistics industry, has announced that it has hired Bill Fehr as director of sales, North America and Patrick Clancy as programming manager, effective immediately Read More »

Descartes acquires InterCommIT

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Descartes Systems Group, a global leader in logistics technology that unites business in commerce, acquired InterCommIT, a leading Netherlands-based provider of business-to-business (B2B) integration-as-a-service. Read More »

India shipping regulator proposes logistics firm

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

India's shipping regulator has proposed to set up an inter-modal logistics provider with state-run Shipping Corp of India , Container Corp of India and Central Warehousing Corp of India as shareholders, a top official told reporters. Read More »

Verisk’s CargoNet supports California police recovery of more than $1 million in stolen cargo

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Verisk Analytics, a leading source of information about risk, announced that CargoNet(R), a member of the Verisk Analytics Family of Companies, assisted law enforcement in the recovery of more than $1 million of stolen cargo. Read More »

Prologis third quarter beats Street expectations

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Prologis Inc , one of the world's largest owners of warehouse and distribution centers, reported results that beat Wall Street expectations, in part because of greater-than-expected leasing, and raised its forecast for the rest of the year. Read More »

Singapore’s GLP to jointly invest $500 mlllion in Japan

AJOT | November 03, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Singapore-listed Global Logistic Properties Ltd (GLP) , which owns warehouses, said it will jointly invest $500 million of equity developing facilities in Japan over the next three years. Read More »

Aramex reports third quarter revenues of AED 651, up by 19%

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Aramex (DFM: ARMX), the global logistics and transportation solutions provider, today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2011, reflecting a healthy increase in revenues and net profits, in the face of continued instability in a numbe Read More »

CH Robinson Q3 revenue miss

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

C. H. Robinson Worldwide, the biggest logistics provider in the United States, posted third quarter revenue that missed Wall Street expectations and warned of a weak trucking market. Read More »

Dubai’s Aramex profits up 3%, regional unrest bites

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Dubai logistics firm Aramex reported a 3-percent rise in quarterly profits as uncertainties in Egypt and high oil prices weighed on its growth. Read More »

LyondellBasell adds GT Nexus transportation sourcing capabilities

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

GT Nexus has announced that LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, has signed a contract to extend the capabilities of their existing cloud-based logistics visibility platform. The new services will automate Read More »

Pilot Freight Services continues strong year with 3rd quarter growth

AJOT | October 30, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, reported revenue of $122.2 million for the third quarter, ending September 30, 2011. This growth marks the seventh consecutive quarter of rising revenue numbers for the Read More »

Penske Logistics wins warehousing and 3PL supplier award from Whirlpool Corp.

AJOT | October 17, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

For the second straight year, Penske Logistics was awarded with the 2010 Supplier of the Year Award for Warehousing and Third-Party Logistics services performed throughout North America, by Whirlpool Corporation. Read More »

ICS Logistics is now Seaonus

AJOT | October 17, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

ICS Logistics, Global Stevedoring, Industrial Cold Storage, JaxPort Refrigerated Services, Mobile Stevedoring and Mobile Refrigerated Services have completed their rebranding process and will officially transition into the Seaonus family of companies begi Read More »

CII opens full service cargo facility in Chicago

AJOT | October 17, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Consolidators International (CII) is continuing its program of planned, targeted growth with the opening of a full service cargo facility in Chicago. The new terminal offers air, sea and surface transportation to shippers throughout America's Heartland. Read More »

Brad Jacobs: a U.S. transport ‘serial acquirer’

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Bradley Jacobs sees a pioneering role in the U.S. transport business: to be an acquisition juggernaut and create a multi-billion dollar company in a $3 trillion global industry.

To narrow that down, the 55-year-old entrepreneur and investor wants to t Read More »

CS Logistics is now Seaonus

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

ICS Logistics, Global Stevedoring, Industrial Cold Storage, JaxPort Refrigerated Services, Mobile Stevedoring and Mobile Refrigerated Services have completed their rebranding process and will officially transition into the Seaonus family of companies begi Read More »

GT Nexus adds enterprise social networking capabilities to cloud supply chain platform

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Nexus has announced the global launch of G2, a business-to- business collaboration center for companies that are on the GT Nexus cloud supply chain platform. Any user that is logged into GT Nexus now has direct, secure access to G2, where they will find Read More »

Kerry Logistics wins Hugo Boss logistics contract for Greater China

AJOT | October 11, 2011 | Transport Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics, a leading global logistics services provider, has secured a contract with Hugo Boss to manage Greater China distribution of a range of premium fashion and luxury goods.

The new contract will provide for logistics services through two Read More »