Transport Intermediaries

Broekman Logistics and Sea-Cargo open the ‘Continental Hub’ in Rotterdam

AJOT | April 24, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

The Norwegian Sea-Cargo Hub in Rotterdam has been officially opened by Rik Pek, General Manager Broekman Logistics, and Ole Saevild, CEO Sea-Cargo. The new Sea-Cargo Hub enables Broekman Logistics to provide the best-possible connections for serving the Scandinavian market. Read More »

Wen-Parker Logistics launches Latin American agent network

AJOT | April 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Wen-Parker Logistics, Inc. (WPL), a leading freight forwarding and global logistics provider based in Mahwah, NJ, is proud to announce the launch of their Latin America Agent Network and the addition of 2 key staff members to their growing management team. Read More »

Paragon Software Systems cited in Carbon Disclosure Project Report as top transportation management

AJOT | April 24, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a leader in vehicle routing and scheduling optimization solutions, announces that several clients of the company have been listed in the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) Report for striving to meet green supply chain goals using technology. Read More »

Saddle Creek adds new business development director

AJOT | April 23, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced today that Eric Drabiuk has joined the company as director of business development. Based in Maryland, Drabiuk will focus on expanding Saddle Creek’s growing contract packaging business.  Read More »

Kraft Foods recognizes C.H. Robinson for exceptional service and capacity

AJOT | April 23, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

At its annual carrier conference in February, Kraft Foods honored C.H. Robinson with their “2014 Partnership Award,” noting the logistics company’s ability to find capacity and offer innovative solutions to manage incremental freight. Read More »

The greater complexity of today’s shipping environment, is having a dramatic effect on the relations

AJOT | April 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Speaking at the TOC container supply chain conference in Singapore, Sundara Sundara, vice president for ocean product at Agility Logistics, told delegates that the twin trends of larger vessels and consolidated carrier alliances had led to a greater need for shippers to employ the services of 3PLs. Read More »

DHL Parcel, Amazon and Audi join forces to launch unique pilot project for car drop delivery in Germ

Reuters | April 22, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

In May 2015, DHL Parcel, Amazon and Audi will team up to launch a Germany-wide pilot project for a brand new service that will allow car owners to use their cars as mobile delivery addresses for their parcel shipments. Read More »

An open mind on innovation

AJOT | April 21, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Martin Lee, Business Development Executive for WiseTech Global, explains how taking advantage of new ideas impresses customers and keeps competition guessing. Read More »

CEVA and BP Zhuhai expand relationship

AJOT | April 21, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, has announced its expanded relationship and contract renewal with BP Zhuhai Chemical Company Limited (BPZ), the renowned leader in China’s purified terephthalic acid (PTA) industry. Read More »

C.H. Robinson expands Asian operations to Vietnam

AJOT | April 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Expanding operations in one of the fastest growing global economies, C.H. Robinson is now operating out of a fully owned global forwarding office in Ho Chi Minh City, the center and gateway of Southern Vietnam. Read More »

China Railway import and export company and Kerry Logistics (China) sign strategic cooperation agree

PR Newswire | April 20, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

BEIJING, April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Railway Import and Export Company ("China Railway") andKerry Logistics (China) Investment Limited ("Kerry Logistics (China)"), a subsidiary of Kerry Logistics Network Limited ("Kerry Logistics", stock code 636.HK) announced it had signed a strategic cooperation agreement at a ceremony held on3 April 2015 in Beijing. The agreement will leverage China Railway's extensive railway network and experience in undertaking key domestic and international projects, and effectively integrate Kerry Logistics' strong network inSoutheast Asia and logistics service expertise. The strategic cooperation follows the national "Going Out" development strategy, forChina's large-scale enterprises to take full advantage of the new growth opportunities brought on by the "One Belt One Road" initiative.

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Andrews Logistics Unveils “Target Zero” Campaign

PR Newswire | April 16, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When accidents or injuries are at stake, one mishap is one too many, says Andrews Logistics. The Texas-based firm specializing in the transport of bulk liquids and hazardous materials is launching Target Zero, a company-wide campaign to promote a goal of zero injuries, accidents, spills, and contaminations.

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Significant increase in sales revenue and profits for duisport Group

AJOT | April 16, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Total operating performance for the 2014 business year increased to EUR 198 million / Record net profit of EUR 14 million / Workforce surpasses 1,000 employees for the first time Read More »

TQL national expansion shines on in the City of Lights

AJOT | April 16, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Making its debut in the Entertainment Capital of the World, Total Quality Logistics (TQL) opens its first Nevada sales office. This is the third new office to open its doors for the Cincinnati-based freight brokerage firm in 2015. Read More »

CEVA Logistics announces sale of Italy groupage business

AJOT | April 15, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Sittam is recognized as a market leader in Italy, and for the quality, flexibility and reliability of its groupage services (consolidating small shipments into larger loads) in international land transport. Read More »

Seko Logistics delivers full visibility and cost efficiencies for Jaguar Land Rover

AJOT | April 15, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has fully automated its global priority warranty parts returns service in partnership with SEKO Logistics, creating full visibility from pre-shipment to delivery - producing cost savings and service efficiencies. Read More »

Vigillo expands to meet demand

AJOT | April 14, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

Vigillo LLC, creators of the transportation industry’s leading CSA platform, and advanced big data and data mining software products, today announced it has hired two new software developers and is planning to add as many as six more developers to its staff. Read More »

CaroTrans Enhances Direct Service Portfolio to Northern Europe

AJOT | April 14, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CaroTrans today announces a new weekly LCL service from New York to Helsinki, Finland, a key hub for consolidations into Northwestern Russia. This direct service option eliminates transshipment costs and delays associated with freight moving via adjacent ports in Northern Europe. Read More »

CargoSphere Supports Livingston’s Expansion Goals

AJOT | April 14, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

CargoSphere today announces Livingston International’s commitment to a long-term contract to support expansion of their global freight forwarding and NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) business areas. Read More »

Yusen Logistics Enhances Temperature-Controlled Facility in Indonesia

AJOT | April 10, 2015 | Transport Intermediaries

PT. Yusen Logistics Solutions Indonesia has enhanced a 650-square-meter temperature-controlled storage area in its 20,000-square-meter warehouse in Bekasi. Read More »