Transport Intermediaries

UTi Worldwide and Changjiu Logistics launch strategic partnership serving automotive i

AJOT | February 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

UTi Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq:UTIW), a global supply chain services and solutions provider, and Changjiu Logistics Co., Ltd., the largest independent automotive logistics company in China, officially launched their strategic partnership at a recent joint event in Beijing. Read More »

Cargotec’s Board of Directors has approved a long-term incentive programme for management

AJOT Administrator | February 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

he Board of Directors has approved a new long-term incentive programme for key personnel of Cargotec for 2015 - 2018. Read More »

CenterPoint Properties announces the acquisition of a 167-acre transload campus in Morris, IL

AJOT | February 11, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CenterPoint Properties proudly announces the acquisition of a 167-acre rail-served transload, packaging and distribution campus in Morris, Illinois. The property is fully leased to A&R Logistics, one of the largest and most established bulk resin transloaders in the country. Read More »

U–Freight gains Trusted Trader status in Taiwan

AJOT | February 10, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

U-Freight Taiwan, the U-Freight Group’s Taiwanese partner, has been certified by the Taiwan Customs Authority as an Authorised Economic Operator. Read More »

XPO Logistics expands last mile services with acquisition of UX Specialized Logistics

AJOT | February 10, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

XPO Logistics announced that it has acquired UX Specialized Logistics, a North American provider of last mile logistics services for major retail chains and e-commerce companies. Read More »

DHL Global Forwarding appoints Michael Dhu as new head for New Zealand

PR Newswire | February 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

DHL Global Forwarding, leading provider of air, sea and road freight services inEurope and Asia, has appointedMichael Dhu as its new country manager for New Zealand with effect from1 February 2015. Read More »

Artemus and the Marine Exchange of Puget Sound to hold Shipping 101 Training Course

AJOT | February 09, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

ARTEMUS Transportation Solutions, a leader in the web-based trade compliance software industry, will be partnering with the Marine Exchange of Puget Sound to hold the Global Commerce- International Transportation & Trade Shipping 101 Course on March 23-27th in Seattle. Read More »

PLS Logistics Services Continues to Grow, Opening Office in St. Louis

PR Newswire | February 05, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

PLS Logistics Services announced that it has opened a new branch office in St. Louis. Read More »

FIAMM chooses CEVA for distribution in Italy

AJOT | February 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, and FIAMM, manufacturer of batteries and horns for automotive and industrial use, have announced a two year agreement for the distribution of goods throughout Italy. Read More »

U.S. Xpress Logistics Chooses MacroPoint as Its Brokered Freight Tracking Solution

PR Newswire | February 04, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The logistics and brokerage division for the nation’s fifth largest truckload carrier company, U.S. Xpress Logistics has chosen MacroPoint as its 3rd party freight tracking solution. Read More »

Buckman promoted to Senior VP of Corporate Services at Weber Logistics

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Weber Logistics, a leading third party logistics company serving the Western U.S., has promoted logistics industry veteran, Steve Buckman, to the position of Senior Vice President of Corporate Services, responsible for human resources, risk management, contract administration, quality and compliance, and other administrative functions. Read More »

Japan’s Line to launch online grocery shopping in Thailand, plans to expand

Reuters | February 03, 2015 | Intermodal | Road | Transport Intermediaries

Japan-based messaging app company Line Corp is launching an online grocery delivery service, its first ever, in Thailand and plans to expand it to other Southeast Asian nations to tap booming growth in the region's mobile phone transactions. Read More »

TQL promotes Byrne to President

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Total Quality Logistics (TQL) has promoted Kerry Byrne to president. Ken Oaks, founder of the 17-year-old truckload logistics firm, previously held the position of president and CEO and remains CEO of the company. Read More »

Pet Supplies Plus selects Transplace for comprehensive transportation management services

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Transplace, a leading provider of transportation management services and technology, has announced it has been selected by Pet Supplies Plus to efficiently manage all domestic transportation activities. Read More »

Aljex announces technology partnership with Logistical Labs

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Aljex Software, a provider of hosted operations software for freight brokers, 3PLs, and carriers; and Logistical Labs, a cloud-based supply chain software provider, has announced a partnership to integrate Aljex's Software-as-a-Service system with Logistical Labs' pricing platform, LoadDex, to benefit their mutual customers. Read More »

Pilot Freight Services closes out best year in company history

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Pilot Freight Services, a worldwide provider of transportation and logistics services, has beat its own record, with revenue for 2014 hitting $547.9 million. This marks a 12 percent increase from the company’s previous revenue high mark of $500.6 million in 2012. Read More »

Cardinal Logistics announces White as Executive Chairman

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation, a nationwide provider of transportation and third-party logistics services, has announced the appointment of Tom White as Executive Chairman of Cardinal and its parent company, Cardinal Logistics Holdings, LLC. Read More »

BlueGrace Logistics appoints new Chief Information Officer

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

BlueGrace Logistics announced the appointment of Justin Belcher as Chief Information Officer. Effective February 2, 2015 Justin Belcher will begin leading all aspects of information technology and software development for the Tampa-based company. Read More »

Jennifer shows the way forward for young people in the UK Freight Industry

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Taking a leading role in the launch of two high profile high street brands into the South African market has helped to earn Jenifer Taylor of Santova Logistics the coveted prize of ‘Young Freight Forwarder of the Year’, sponsored by Virgin Atlantic Cargo, in the British International Freight Association’s Freight Service Awards. Read More »

Fraport Cargo Services GmbH wins China Southern Cargo as new customer at Frankfurt

AJOT | February 03, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Chinese Carrier Operates Eleven Flights per Week from FRA – Cargo Shipments Expected to Reach Some 70,000 Metric Tons per Year Read More »