Transport Intermediaries

Henningsen Cold Storage selects LeanLogistics

AJOT | August 10, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

LeanLogistics, a division of CHEP and a provider of Web-native Transportation Management Systems (TMS), announced that Henningsen Cold Storage has chosen LeanLogistics' On-Demand TMS(R) to manage inbound and outbound transportation from their frozen and r Read More »

NCBFAA files tariff exemption petition

AJOT | August 10, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

The National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America, Inc. (NCBFAA) filed a Petition with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) seeking to have the agency use its authority to exempt NVOCCs from the requirement of publishing rate tariffs. If Read More »

CII expands in New Zealand

AJOT | August 10, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Consolidators International (CII) is expanding its New Zealand freight operations with the signing of a new, exclusive agreement with that nation's largest forwarder, Mondiale Freight Services, Ltd. Read More »

IT optimization, leadership drive freight forwarding industry

AJOT | August 07, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Gene Gander, Vice President of Sales for CargoWise' edi, a provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, says that while today's global business environment is replete with dynamic execution technologies and IT initiative Read More »

U-Freight upbeat on intra-Asian trade report

AJOT | August 07, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

U-Freight, the international freight forwarding and logistics group, has welcomed the positive news about intra-Asian trades featured in a leading industry report as an antidote to the gathering gloom facing much of the world's business community. Read More »

Saddle Creek streamlines supply chain for Hornell Brewing Co., Inc.

AJOT | August 07, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Improving efficiencies and accommodating seasonal fluctuations are two key reasons why Hornell Brewing Company Inc., national marketer of the famous AriZona' brand iced teas and other beverages, is turning to Saddle Creek Corporation for its logistics nee Read More »

New managing director for GAC Logistics UK

AJOT | August 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Global shipping, logistics and marine services company GAC has appointed Stuart Bowie as the new head of its rapidly expanding logistics operations in the UK. Read More »

Dachser & Seacon Logistics establish joint venture

AJOT | August 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

In early July 2008, logistics service provider Dachser and Seacon Logistics, a seafreight carrier and contract logistics provider based in the Netherlands, formed a joint company within the framework of a joint venture: Dachser Netherlands Air & Sea Logis Read More »

Integrated supply structures: report prepares manufacturers for revenue and margin growth

AJOT | August 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

According to John Henderson, CEO of Frank Lynn & Associates, a nationally recognized market strategy consulting firm, Integrated Supply and emerging hybrid supply chain structures continue to be a powerful force in the industrial marketplace. These sup Read More »

Mongeon named CEO of Agility Defense & Government Services

AJOT | July 30, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a global logistics provider, has named Dan Mongeon as CEO of its Defense & Government Services (DGS) business group. Agility DGS provides comprehensive logistics solutions to various government entities and non-governmental organizations on a glo Read More »

Seven freight forwarding firms pay US to resolve bid rigging allegations

AJOT | July 27, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Seven freight forwarding companies - Air Land Forwarders, Arpin International Group, Covan International, Jet Forwarding, and SIRVA, the parent company of Allied Freight Forwarding, Global Worldwide and North American Van Lines - agreed to pay the United Read More »

NLM to continue providing services for Ford Motor Company

AJOT | July 27, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Logistics management expert NLM announced it has recently renewed an agreement with Ford Motor Company. In an effort to drive logistics efficiencies and cost savings for the auto manufacturer, NLM will remain a provider for its critical shipments (excludi Read More »

Sixty percent of supply chain execs measuring trans. & log. emissions

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

eyefortransport recently surveyed over 500 North American supply chain executives to establish where their greening efforts are being focused, and how they're being managed and financed. The resulting 'Green Transportation & Logistics North American Repo Read More »

Unilever service award for Famous Pacific Shipping

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

In the Philippines, Unilever has presented Famous Pacific Forwarding Phils with a Service Vendor Award in recognition of the excellent standards of transport and logistics services that have been provided over the last decade. Read More »

Logistics+ chooses CargoWise edi

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise' edi, a provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, announced that Logistics+ has successfully implemented CargoWise edi's award-winning ediEnterprise software solution into its operations in the US, Canada, M Read More »

Schneider named JCPenney ‘Supply Chain Provider of the Year’

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider National, Inc., a provider of transportation, intermodal and logistics services, has been named the Supply Chain Provider of the Year for 2007 by JCPenney, one of America's leading retailers. JCPenney presented Schneider with the award at the re Read More »

Burfurd appointed VP-Global Sales at CII

AJOT | July 24, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Graham Burfurd has been appointed Vice President-Global Sales at Consolidators International (CII), the rapidly expanding international airfreight wholesaler. Read More »

Eyefortransport revealed the winners of the Best 3PL Awards North America 2008 at. . .

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

The awards closed the first day of eyefortransport's sixth annual 3PL Summit where CEOs and senior management from leading 3PLs and logistics executives from multi-national shippers meet to discuss industry trends and best practices. Read More »

China Logistics Group, Inc. Names Wei Chen CEO, Chairman of the Board

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

China Logistics Group, Inc. an international freight forwarder and logistics management company, announced it has appointed Mr. Wei Chen as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors. The company has also relocated its corporate he Read More »

Weber stores 71,000 pallets of Nestl’ water for summer season

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Getting ready for the summer season, Weber Distribution, a leading West Coast provider of dedicated warehousing and transportation logistics for more than 84 years, is warehousing 71,000 pallets of Nestl' water for distribution throughout the Western Unit Read More »