Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel begins construction at DLC

AJOT | March 09, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel, one of the world's leading logistics companies, has begun construction of its state-of-the-art facility in Dubai Logistics City (DLC), set to become the world's largest supply chain community within Dubai World Central (DWC) - the huge cit Read More »

SEKO Opens Operations In Mexico

AJOT | March 06, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

SEKO, a global provider of supply chain solutions, announced it has opened new SEKO facilities in Mexico that will provide freight forwarding services throughout Mexico, the USA, Canada, Europe and Asia. The main office is located in Mexico City, near the Read More »

Express Logistics Group Chooses CargoWise edi to Implement ediEnterprise in New Zealand

AJOT | March 06, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoWise' edi, a leading provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, announced today that Express Logistics Group, based in Auckland New Zealand, will install CargoWise edi's award-winning ediEnterprise software soluti Read More »

Purolator USA Opens Full-Service Freight Processing Facility in Raleigh-Durham

AJOT | March 05, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

RALEIGH, NC ' March 6, 2008 -- Purolator USA, the small-package and freight forwarding subsidiary of Canada's largest integrated distribution services company, has announced the opening of its southeastern processing facility. The new facility is located Read More »

Cargo Connection Logistics Holding, Inc. renegotiates Georgia facility lease

AJOT | March 05, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Cargo Connection Logistics Holding, Inc. announced that its Cargo Connection Logistics Corp. subsidiary successfully renegotiated its lease with LIT/Hodges Industrial Trust for its 27,520 sq. ft. Atlanta facility. As a result of the negotiations, the Comp Read More »

Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation Opens New Office in Belgium

AJOT | March 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation, a global logistics and transportation service provider for chemical and process industries, announces the opening of its European office in Antwerp, Belgium. Odyssey Logistics Europe BVBA will be located at Ha Read More »

GAC India Unveils New 3PL Facility

AJOT | March 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC India has inaugurated a new 20,000 square foot Third Party Logistics (3PL) facility at Bhiwandi to meet the demands of the growing consumer markets in and around the bustling city of Mumbai. Read More »

Enterra Solutions Strengthens Port and Intermodal Transportation Security Business with Acquisition

AJOT | March 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Enterra Solutions, LLC, announced today that it has acquired Cincinnatus Consulting LLC, a Philadelphia-based consulting firm specializing in security for critical infrastructure and intermodal transportation. Cincinnatus Consulting's staff has extensive Read More »

Associated Global Systems Introduces A Freight Service Designed

AJOT | March 03, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

For Importers AGS, a full service transportation and logistics provider has introduced AGS Import Advantage service, a comprehensive menu of services to aid importers in getting products from their overseas suppliers direct to their factory or their custo Read More »

Business models can be personalized to help freight forwarders remain competitive

AJOT | February 27, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Melinda Elmowy, Executive Vice President of Global Marketing for CargoWise' edi, a provider of integrated international supply chain logistics management systems, says that too often freight forwarders get caught up selecting a business strategy depending Read More »

Variglog extends cargo-handling contract with Fraport Cargo Services

AJOT | February 25, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Fraport Cargo Services announced the extension of its handling contract with long-time customer Varig Logistica. As a result, Fraport Cargo Services (FCS) will continue to perform the physical cargo handling for the Brazilian airline that has been coopera Read More »

New Pacific development role for AMI

AJOT | February 25, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

AMI ' the world's largest freight wholesaler ' has appointed Paul Farnan to the newly-created post of Sales & Development Manager for the Pacific region, based in its Auckland office. Read More »

Changes within Schenker’s Board of Management

AJOT | February 25, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Hans-J'rg Hager, Chairman of the Board of Management of Schenker Deutschland AG and member of the Schenker Board of Management responsible for land transport in Europe, has informed the DB Board of Management that he plans to leave the company this year. Read More »

Freightscan FS100 at IATA World Cargo Symposium 2008

AJOT | February 25, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

FreightScan, LLC, a developer of technology solutions for the freight and logistics industry, will conduct live booth demonstrations of its groundbreaking automated dimensioning cargo scanning system for the first time outside the United States at the IAT Read More »

Massive facility the fifth industrial building constructed within SCLC’s planned 6.5 million sq. ft.

AJOT | February 25, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Stirling Capital Investments has commenced construction on a one million-square-foot speculative Class A industrial facility situated on approximately 46 acres at Southern California Logistics Centre (SCLC) in Victorville, Calif. The completion of the bui Read More »

Premium Article  Top 50 N. American Shippers - Canadian forest product exporters face challenges

Leo Ryan | February 24, 2008 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

Exports play a critical role in Canada’s economy, accounting for more than two-fifths of GDP. The 60% appreciation of the Canadian dollar in relation to the US dollar in the past 18 months has especially hit the forest products sector, which has also been Read More »

CGL opens newest station in Tampa, Florida

AJOT | February 21, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Concert Group Logistics (CGL), a Downers Grove, Illinois-based transportation logistics company, has announced the opening of its Tampa Station in February 2008. CGL Tampa is owned by Anne Parker, Waasy Boddison and Peter van Gorp, and operated by Parker. Read More »

BDP’s new Global Network Services unit to be based in Singapore

AJOT | February 21, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

BDP International (BDP) is forming a new global alliance of small- to mid-sized firms to challenge the dominance of the large multi-national logistics and transport companies. The new unit will be based in Singapore. Read More »

cargo-partner group to open up in Moldova

AJOT | February 21, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

With the entry into the Moldavian market, the international transport/logistics group cargo-partner was able to complete its network of European subsidiaries around the Black Sea ' the specialist for Eastern Europe had previously opened offices in Romania Read More »

ProLogis leases 295,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space to Unilever in Hungary

AJOT | February 21, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

ProLogis, the world's largest owner, manager and developer of distribution facilities, announced that it has leased 295,000 square feet (27,500 square meters) of warehouse space in Budapest, Hungary, to Unilever, one of the world's leading manufacturers o Read More »