Covering Logistics, Forwarders, Warehousing, NVOCC, Transportation Intermediaries

Kerry Logistics Network an eight-time winner of AFLAS Awards Best 3PL provider title named Best Logistics Service Provider - Sea for third time

AJOT | September 29, 2023 | Logistics

Leveraging its sea freight capabilities, KLN maintained scale and volume in the Trans-Pacific trade lane in 2022...

Bolt Business: Transforming businesses with fast, affordable and secure mobility solutions

AJOT | September 29, 2023 | Logistics

Tunisia, with its dynamic and diverse economy, has embraced mobility solutions with open arms

UPS to acquire MNX in strategic move to expand global healthcare and time-critical capabilities
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AJOT | Top Story | September 28, 2023

UPS to acquire MNX in strategic move to expand global healthcare and time-critical capabilities

Radio- and bio-pharmaceutical solutions strengthen end-to-end services for UPS healthcare customers
Logistics Plus renews its U.S. EPA SmartWay Transport® Partnership for a 13th year

AJOT | September 28, 2023 | Logistics

Logistics Plus ranks among the top ten percent among all SmartWay Partners in carbon emissions.

Tower Cold Chain accelerates growth with two new senior appointments for the Americas

AJOT | September 28, 2023 | Logistics

Following the opening of its new Centre of Excellence facility to support further growth across the Americas, advanced temperature-controlled container specialist, Tower Cold Chain, has continued the expansion of its global team with the appointment of two senior leaders.

DACHSER welcomes 744 junior staff

AJOT | September 28, 2023 | Logistics

At the start of Germany’s training cycle, DACHSER’s locations across the country are hiring a total of 744 junior staff—over 100 more than last year.

Bettaway rolls out all-electric yard tractors for AriZona iced tea logistics operations

AJOT | September 27, 2023 | Green Shipping | Logistics

Specialized, all-electric tractors enter service in yard operations to position trailers, move them to and from docks to cross-dock freight, then reposition for dispatch.

Unraveling the FTC case against Amazon: Navigating complex territory

AJOT | September 27, 2023 | Logistics

The Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) case against Amazon has brought together 17 states in an ambitious endeavor.

Forerunners Consulting announces launch  

AJOT | September 27, 2023 | Logistics | Supply Chain

Trax and TriumphPay tackle fraud prevention at CSCMP EDGE 2023

AJOT | September 27, 2023 | Logistics

Trax and TriumphPay executives co-present strategies for mitigating transportation fraud risks, while gaining end-to-end visibility into carbon emissions for reporting and reduction purposes -

VCI and Dachser continue successful purchasing partnership

AJOT | September 26, 2023 | Logistics

The German Chemical Industry Association (Verband der Chemischen Industrie e.V., or VCI) and DACHSER Chem Logistics have extended their purchasing partnership in logistics ahead of time by five years. Johann-Peter Nickel, Executive Director at VCI, and Michael Kriegel, Department Head DACHSER Chem Logistics, signed the agreement at Dachser’s Head Office in Kempten, Germany.

Leading the way to support fashion supply chain on complex projects

AJOT | September 26, 2023 | Logistics

Global freight forwarding specialist Dimerco is gaining attention for its tailor-made supply chain solution designed for a prominent fashion and lifestyle manufacturer.

Arvato opens new logistics center in Spain

AJOT | September 26, 2023 | Logistics

Arvato is continuing to expand its business in Spain and has opened the first two units of a new logistics center totaling around 142,000 square meters in Illescas in the province of Toledo, around 40 kilometers south of Madrid.

Kinimatic expands U.S. network: 14 new Texas border locations fulfill growing demand for U.S.- Mexico nearshoring logistics solutions
AJOT | Top Story | September 26, 2023

Kinimatic expands U.S. network: 14 new Texas border locations fulfill growing demand for U.S.- Mexico nearshoring logistics solutions

Kinimatic announces the strategic expansion of its national network with the addition of 1.6 million square feet of premium warehouse space in 14 locations between Laredo and Pharr on the southern Texas border.
CIRRO Fulfillment boosts capacity with two new fulfillment centers in the U.S. West and Mexico

AJOT | September 25, 2023 | Logistics

CIRRO Fulfillment, a leading e-commerce fulfillment service provider, has reached a significant milestone in its 15-year journey by opening two new fulfillment centers in the U.S. West and Mexico. These expansions have increased CIRRO Fulfillment's total storage capacity in North America to over 7,500,000 square feet. The new facilities in Rialto, California, and Atizapán de Zaragoza, Mexico, strategically position the company for proximity to major cities and thriving e-commerce markets, reducing delivery distances and costs. Additionally, CIRRO Fulfillment boasts a reliable transportation network and extensive warehouse operation experience, ensuring efficient operations from the start. These openings are expected to optimize operational performance and enhance customer satisfaction.

Saudi cargo firm SAL’s $678 million IPO sells out in hours

Bloomberg | September 25, 2023 | Logistics

Cargo firm SAL Saudi Logistics Services Co. received orders for all shares in its Riyadh initial public offering hours after books opened on the deal, showing ongoing investor demand for listings in the kingdom.

Movu Robotics: Bringing easier automation to the world’s warehouses

AJOT | September 25, 2023 | Logistics | Shipping Technology

stow Group, a globally recognized leader in the design, manufacturing, and implementation of advanced storage solutions and automated warehouse systems, announces the launch of the new “Movu Robotics” brand, developed to strengthen its “Robotics” business unit and to meet increasing customer demand for Automation and Robotics solutions.

DACHSER: An award for innovation and for the network

AJOT | September 22, 2023 | Logistics

Dachser CDO Stefan Hohm was presented with the prestigious "LEO Award for Innovation" by the logistics trade journal DVZ in Hamburg, Germany. In its laudatory speech, the jury highlighted Hohm´s commitment as a driver of innovation and change in logistics.

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