Transport Intermediaries

NYK Logistics acquires Bruni International

AJOT | January 17, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

NYK Logistics (Americas), Inc. announced its acquisition of Bruni International, a customs brokerage, freight forwarding, and warehouse- and distribution-services company based in Laredo, Texas. Read More »

Hilti North America chooses Ozburn-Hessey as 3PL partner

AJOT | January 14, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Ozburn-Hessey Logistics (OH Logistics) has opened a new facility at its Riverside, California distribution campus with anchor tenant Hilti North America. Hilti supplies the worldwide construction industry with technologically leading products, services an Read More »

CBP Mandates Electronic Manifests Nationwide

AJOT | January 08, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Truck carriers will be required to electronically submit manifests detailing cargo and carrier information to U.S. Customs and Border Protection prior to arrival at Alaska land border ports beginning Feb. 11, marking nationwide implementation of mandatory Read More »

Unipac Shipping selects Kewill Customs Brokerage

AJOT | January 06, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Kewill, a provider of global solutions for the dynamic supply network, announced today that Unipac Shipping, has selected Kewill's US Customs Brokerage solution and services. Read More »

Schneider expands business offerings in China

AJOT | January 06, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Schneider Logistics (Tianjin) Co., Ltd., a part of the Schneider National enterprise, announced the company has purchased the key operating assets of BaoYun Logistics in the People's Republic of China. The investment allows Schneider to further expand its Read More »

GAC earns top title at Seatrade Middle East & Indian Subcontinent Awards 2007

AJOT | January 06, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

GAC Logistics has won the prestigious 'Transport-Logistics-Freight' award at the twentieth edition of the Seatrade Middle East and Indian Subcontinent (MEIS) Awards that took place in Dubai on 5 November 2007. Read More »

US rep chairs global logistics advisory committee

AJOT | December 18, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

A leading American logistics expert has been elected chair of an advisory committee that will help guide the expansion of global logistics solutions provider, Project Professionals Group. Read More »

Penske Logistics opens new distribution center in Mexico

AJOT | December 18, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Penske Logistics announced the opening of a new intermodal and multi-client distribution center facility in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Read More »

Global Logistics Network enrolls 200th member

AJOT | December 09, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

At its 5th Annual Conference held in Phuket, Thailand, Global Logistics Network announced that Shipair Express (China) Ltd has become the 200th member of their global network. Read More »

APL Logistics strengthens commitment to warehousing

AJOT | December 09, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Global supply chain leader APL Logistics today created a new executive-level position to grow its warehousing business and selected an industry veteran to fill it. Read More »

Sinotrans and National Retail Systems announce joint venture

AJOT | December 09, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Sinotrans, China's largest logistics company, and National Retail Systems, Inc., a leading provider of logistics services to US retailers, today announced they have formed a joint venture called SinoNRS to offer integrated factory-to-store logistics solut Read More »

GAO sustains award of DTCI contract to Menlo Worldwide

AJOT | December 02, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide, LLC, the third-party logistics services provider of Con-way Inc., announced that the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has dismissed an earlier-filed protest of the contract award to Menlo Worldwide Government Services, LLC (Menlo Read More »

SEKO advises selecting global partners carefully

AJOT | December 02, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

SEKO, a global provider of supply chain solutions, says today's complex global business environment can make the outsourced 3PL decision-making process an exercise fraught with pitfalls if not conducted carefully and correctly. Read More »

Tucker Co. CEO appointed chairman of TIA Legislative Committee

AJOT | December 02, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Jeffrey Tucker, CEO of Tucker Company, Cherry Hill, NJ, was appointed chairman of the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) newly formed Legislative Committee. Read More »

Forwarders continue to play key role for shippers

AJOT | November 11, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Forwarders are a tough, resourceful, and flexible breed. When I entered the logistics business almost 30 years ago to join DHX-Dependable Hawaiian Express, forwarders originated about 90 per cent of all domestic and international "hard", i.e. over 50 lb. Read More »

Bender Group announces FTZ activation

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Bender Group, a 62 year veteran of providing third-party logistics services in warehousing, distribution and supply-chain management, announces the activation of foreign-trade zone ('FTZ') operations at its facility located on Parr Boulevard in Reno, Neva Read More »

SEKO opens major Miami gateway office

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

SEKO, a global provider of supply chain solutions, has opened a new, expanded gateway office in Miami to enhance its footprint in the growing international trade business to Central and South America. The new, larger SEKO Miami gateway facility is 3,500 Read More »

CEO study reveals key trends and opportunities in global supply chains

AJOT | November 04, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Dr. Robert C. Lieb, Professor of Supply Chain Management at Northeastern University, and Vincent Hartnett, President ' Penske Logistics, unveiled the latest findings from an annual survey of CEOs of many of the world's largest third party logistics provid Read More »

Menlo Worldwide completes acquisition of 3PL Chic Holdings, Ltd.

AJOT | October 28, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Menlo Worldwide, LLC, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way, Inc. announced that it had completed the acquisition of Shanghai-based Chic Holdings, Ltd., a corporation registered in the Cayman Islands, and its wholly owned subsidiaries Shanghai Chic L Read More »

Newell Rubbermaid opens distribution facility at SCLC

AJOT | October 28, 2007 | Transport Intermediaries

Newell Rubbermaid, a global marketer of consumer and commercial products with sales of approximately $6 billion annually, has opened for business in a 407,612-square-foot bulk distribution facility at Southern California Logistics Center (SCLC) in Victorv Read More »