Transport Intermediaries

CEVA strengthens its presence in Poland

AJOT | January 28, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has opened a new, multi-user warehouse next to the sea port of Gdynia in northern Poland. Read More »

MOL Logistics subsidiary in Hong Kong earns AEO Tier 2 Accreditation

AJOT | January 28, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

MOL Logistics Co., Ltd. announced that its subsidiary in Hong Kong has been accredited as a Tier 2 Authorized Economic Operator, the highest rank of AEO qualification, by the Hong Kong Customs and Excise Department. Read More »

Total Quality Logistics Raleigh-Durham opens Its doors

AJOT | January 28, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Total Quality Logistics (TQL) opened its second North Carolina location on January 19. Its new Raleigh-Durham office joins TQL Team Charlotte in the Tar Heel state. Read More »

European Commission proposed Amendments to ENS Filing need clarification

AJOT | January 26, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

The European Commission has been working to rewrite the European Union’s advance cargo data reporting requirements for quite a while, and is now in the final stages of completing its proposal as part of the implementation of the new Union Customs Code (UCC).  Read More »

Davies Turner partners with Raben to boost Dutch freight services

AJOT | January 26, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Davies Turner, the UK's leading independent freight forwarder, is supporting British export efforts to the Netherlands with an enhanced daily trailer groupage service to and from the country. Read More »

Pinnacle Freight growth prompts move to new location, expanded services

AJOT | January 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Pinnacle Freight Systems has announced that it will move its operations from Raritan Center to a new warehouse and distribution center in Florence, New Jersey, as of April 1, 2015. 
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Logistics industry veteran, Frank, appointed President of Weber Logistics

AJOT | January 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Weber Logistics, a leading third party logistics company serving the Western U.S., has appointed logistics industry veteran, Dan Frank, as its new President, responsible for all company activities. Read More »

Existing e-commerce logistics models unsustainable, concludes new report

AJOT | January 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The present business models being employed by e-retailers and their shipping partners are becoming increasingly unsustainable, a new benchmark report from Ti has concluded. Read More »

UPS hurt by disappointing holiday season, eyes costs, pricing

Reuters | January 25, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

UPS on Friday said its fourth-quarter performance was hurt as lackluster holiday demand pushed up costs, and that it will likely raise prices for this year’s peak season. Read More »

Premium Article  China’s E-commerce growth brings change to logistics

Robert L. Wallack | January 23, 2015 | International Trade | Transport Intermediaries

China’s E-commerce growth could forever change the logistics business. Read More »

Prepare now for container weight verification requirements that take effect in July       

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

At the end of 2014, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted amendments to the Safety of Life at Sea Convention (SOLAS) that will require every packed export container to have a verified container weight as a condition for loading aboard a vessel. Read More »

European Commission proposed amendments to ENS filing need clarification

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The European Commission has been working to rewrite the European Union’s advance cargo data reporting requirements for quite a while, and is now in the final stages of completing its proposal as part of the implementation of the new Union Customs Code (UCC).  Read More »

Yusen Logistics Australia expands Sydney operations

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Yusen Logistics Australia has announced that it will open its sixth Sydney warehousing facility in January 2015. Read More »

Saddle Creek names Erwin VP of Transportation

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek Logistics Services has announced that John Erwin has been promoted to vice president, Saddle Creek Transportation. Read More »

Kraus joins Geodis as Group Marketing Director

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Since January 1, 2015, Thomas Kraus has headed Group Marketing at Geodis. Read More »

Logistics and transportation growth spurs hiring focus in 2015 first quarter

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

The logistics and transportation industry has been experiencing exponential growth and as a result the hiring potential is increasing every year. Making the right hiring decision is now more important than ever. Read More »

Agility to develop 40 acre distribution park in Ghana

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a leading global logistics and logistical infrastructure provider, today broke ground on construction of a distribution park on a 40 acre site in the Tema Port Free Trade Zone Enclave in Accra, Ghana. Read More »

Kimberly-Clark appoints Yusen Logistics for daily deliveries from Europe to Russia and Ukraine

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Yusen Logistics Russia has been appointed by Kimberly-Clark Corp. to provide a full trailer load delivery service from Europe to Russia of both raw materials and finished goods. Read More »

CargoWise One continues advancement of ACE compliance solutions

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

WiseTech Global has announced that its industry-leading, single-platform solution, CargoWise One, is fully capable of satisfying every compliance requirement of the US Customs and Border Protection’s Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) mandate, set to begin November 2015. Read More »

Kuehne + Nagel and British American Tobacco drive innovation in global integrated logistics

AJOT | January 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Kuehne + Nagel and British American Tobacco (BAT) are extending their collaboration with the implementation of a new global integrated logistics solution. Read More »