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New Zealand Post reports mixed full year results

Published on: 02 Sep 14 - New Zealand Post has announced its full year financial results, reporting declining revenues alongside rising EBIT. more details..

CEVA obtains pharma authorization in Spain

Published on: 02 Sep 14 - CEVA Logistics announced that it has obtained warehouse under contract for pharmacy authorization for its multi-user warehouse at Ontigola in... more details..

Suttons acquires ISLG in Singapore

Published on: 01 Sep 14 - Suttons Group announced that it has acquired IS Logistics Group in Singapore. more details..

Gebrüder Weiss establishes automotive logistics JV in China

Published on: 01 Sep 14 - Gebrüder Weiss announced that it has founded a joint venture dedicated primarily to automotive logistics with Jilin International Transport... more details..

WFS wins contract to operate new cargo terminal in Milan

Published on: 29 Aug 14 - Worldwide Flight Services announced that it has been awarded the handling concession for a new 5,000 sq m cargo terminal at Milan Malpensa Airport. more details..

Ti Chief Exec appointed logistics professor

Published on: 27 Aug 14 - Transport Intelligence is pleased to announce that John Manners-Bell, its Chief Executive, has been appointed Honorary Visiting Professor in the... more details..

Swiss Post reports marginal declines in H1 2014

Published on: 26 Aug 14 - Swiss Post has announced its financial results for the first six months of 2014, reporting slight declines in revenue and EBIT. more details..

Port of Tauranga’s EBITDA rises in FY results

Published on: 26 Aug 14 - Port of Tauranga has announced its financial results for the year ended 30 June, 2014. It reported rising EBITDA as the port undergoes expansion. more details..

Yusen Logistics UK launches trans-Atlantic LCL service

Published on: 26 Aug 14 - Yusen Logistics (UK) has announced the launch of an end-to-end trans-Atlantic LCL service from the UK to the US. more details..

CEVA continues to expand in California

Published on: 26 Aug 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced plans to expand its presence in the San Diego market with a 125,000 sq ft freight management and logistics facility. more details..

NOL considers the sale of APL Logistics

Published on: 21 Aug 14 - Reports have emerged of NOL weighing up the possibility of launching an initial public offering for APL Logistics or even countenancing the sale of... more details..

Toll announces growth in FY 2013 finances

Published on: 20 Aug 14 - Toll has announced its financial results for the full year ended June 30, 2014, reporting modest increases in both revenue and EBITDA. more details..

F.S. Mackenzie sold to Singapore Post

Published on: 20 Aug 14 - Singapore Post announced that, through its subsidiary, Famous Holdings, it has purchased the entire issued and paid-up share capital of the UK-based... more details..

CEVA announces expanded presence in Los Angeles

Published on: 20 Aug 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced the expansion of its Los Angeles/ Torrance freight management operation in the US. more details..

Toll awarded Chevron Australia marine logistics contract

Published on: 19 Aug 14 - Toll Group announced that it has been awarded an AU$100m contract by Chevron Australia for the supply of marine logistics services. more details..

DHL opens four new retail service points in the UAE

Published on: 19 Aug 14 - DHL Express has expanded its customer retail service points in the UAE by adding Oasis Mall, Ibn Battuta Mall, Arabian Ranches and the DHL Meydan... more details..

Roadrunner Transportation Systems to acquire Active Aero Group

Published on: 13 Aug 14 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Active Aero Group and merge the supply chain... more details..

Agility partners with SIPGL for ocean freight services in China

Published on: 13 Aug 14 - Agility announced that it has entered a strategic partnership agreement for ocean freight services in China with Shanghai International Port Group... more details..

Agility reports mixed Q2 results

Published on: 12 Aug 14 - Agility has announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014, reporting declining revenue alongside rising EBITDA. more details..

trans-o-flex completes ambient network

Published on: 12 Aug 14 - trans-o-flex has completed the infrastructure developments necessary for the launch of its Schnell-Lieferdienst ambient temperature controlled... more details..

Prologis preleases 197,000 sq ft in Brazil

Published on: 11 Aug 14 - Prologis has signed a lease agreement with an existing customer in Sao Paulo totalling 197,000 sq ft. more details..

NOL reports stable Q2 results

Published on: 08 Aug 14 - NOL Group has reported a marginal decline in revenues alongside rising EBITDA in its financial results for Q2 2014. more details..

DB Schenker takes full ownership of its Vietnamese Logistics arm

Published on: 08 Aug 14 - DB Schenker has acquired the outstanding 49% of shares in its Vietnamese joint venture with Gemadept Logistics. more details..

Pantos Logistics signs MOU with Zhejiang Jiabao Logistics of China

Published on: 07 Aug 14 - Pantos Logistics announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Zhejiang Jiabao Logistics as part of a drive to expand its... more details..

Hacis to add export services for Expeditors in Hong Kong

Published on: 06 Aug 14 - Hactl subsidiary, Hong Kong Air Cargo Industry Services Limited, announced that it has extended its partnership with Expeditors Hong Kong to provide... more details..

Quality Distribution reports Q2 growth

Published on: 06 Aug 14 - Quality Distribution has announced its financial results for Q2 2014. It reported rising revenues and operating income. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands MetaPack partnership into the UK

Published on: 05 Aug 14 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced an agreement with MetaPack to extend their existing continental European contract for delivery management solutions... more details..

GLP reports Q1 growth as its portfolio expands with JV

Published on: 05 Aug 14 - Global Logistic Properties (GLP) has announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30 2014. It reported growth in revenue and EBIT as the... more details..

Global manufacturing PMI growth holds steady in July

Published on: 05 Aug 14 - J.P. Morgan has announced its Global Manufacturing PMI for July 2014, reporting steady growth in global manufacturing levels. more details..

Singapore Post reports flat Q1 profits

Published on: 05 Aug 14 - Singapore Post has announced its Q1 financial results, reporting rising revenue alongside flat profits. more details..

WTGoodman begins construction of Brazilian facility

Published on: 04 Aug 14 - WTGoodman has announced the signing of a built-to-suit-agreement to develop a 62,000 sq m distribution centre in Minas Gerais, Brazil, for a... more details..

ArcBest announces strong Q2 results

Published on: 04 Aug 14 - ArcBest has reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2014, reporting growth across the company. more details..

Con-way reports strong Q2 growth

Published on: 01 Aug 14 - Con-way has announced its financial results for the second-quarter of 2014, reporting rising revenue and operating income. more details..

XPO Logistics acquires New Breed Logistics and Atlantic Central Logistics

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - XPO Logistics announced that it has acquired New Breed Logistics and Atlantic Central Logistics for a combined total of $651.5m. The acquisitions will... more details..

DHL Supply Chain and Exel launch Exel Freight Connect

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - DHL Supply Chain and its subsidiary Exel have announced the launch of Exel Freight Connect, a new freight brokerage company. more details..

Asciano commences new 3 year PF Olsen Australia contract

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - Asciano Limited subsidiaries Pacific National and C3 have entered into contract to handle and haul timber for PF Olsen Australia. more details..

C.H. Robinson reports strong Q2 results

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - C.H. Robinson has announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, reporting rising revenues and operating income. more details..

GLP extends partnership with BMW Brilliance Automotive in China

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has signed a new agreement with BMW Brilliance Automotive to lease 19,000 sq m in Greater... more details..

OOCL reports Q2 growth

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - Orient Overseas Container Lines has announced its Q2 operating results, reporting rising revenues and volumes. more details..

DSV reports EBIT and revenue growth in Q2

Published on: 30 Jul 14 - DSV has announced its financial results for Q2 2014, reporting growing revenues and EBIT. more details..

Hellmann reports growth in Q1

Published on: 29 Jul 14 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has released its Q1 results, reporting year-on-year growth in revenue and gross profit. more details..

Echo Global Logistics reports Q2 growth

Published on: 28 Jul 14 - Echo Global Logistics has announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, reporting rising revenues and EBITDA. more details..

Global Logistic Properties leases 15,000 sq m facility in China

Published on: 24 Jul 14 - Global Logistic Properties 15,000 sq m facility to multi-channel retailer in China. more details..

Toll Group opens AU$170m express facility

Published on: 24 Jul 14 - Toll Group opens its largest express facility capable of processing 35,000 parcels per hour. more details..

Pantos opens new logistics facility in the Netherlands

Published on: 23 Jul 14 - Pantos Logistics has announced the opening of a 20,000 sq m logistics centre in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. more details..

Geodis disposes of Züst Ambrosetti but retains links

Published on: 23 Jul 14 - Geodis has announced an agreement with AF Logistics for the disposal of Züst Ambrosetti and the formation of a partnership between the two groups... more details..

Nippon Express opens logistics centre in Thailand

Published on: 22 Jul 14 - Nippon Express announced that its subsidiary, Hi-Tech Nittsu, has opened a new logistics facility in Thailand. more details..

Mapletree Logistics Trust reports growth in Q1 results

Published on: 22 Jul 14 - Mapletree Logistics Trust has reported revenue growth in its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. more details..

Panalpina reports flat first half results as rates fall and volumes rise

Published on: 22 Jul 14 - Panalpina has announced its financial results for the first half of 2014, reporting falling revenues in spite of rising volumes, though cost savings... more details..

Hub Group reports rising Q2 revenues

Published on: 21 Jul 14 - Hub Group has announced its financial results for the quarter of 2014, it reported rising revenue across the business which was accompanied by... more details..

Jan de Rijk to continue feeder operations for Singapore Airlines Cargo

Published on: 21 Jul 14 - Jan de Rijk Logistics has signed a prolongation agreement for road feeder services with Singapore Airlines Cargo. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle’s Fernox contract renewed

Published on: 21 Jul 14 - Norbert Dentressangle announced that its contract with Fernox to provide a 'one-stop-shop' logistics solution for its leading brand has been renewed... more details..

New WWL service from Asia to the Port of Tyne

Published on: 18 Jul 14 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics announced that it has launched a service from Asia to the Port of Tyne in the UK. more details..

Purolator launches new logistics solution for Canada

Published on: 18 Jul 14 - Purolator has announced the launch of Purolator Logistics, a new integrated logistics solution for Canada. more details..

Penske Logistics improves security with CargoNet

Published on: 18 Jul 14 - Penske Logistics announced that it has joined CargoNet to enhance its existing freight management security practices for its customers. more details..

GLP leases 23,000 sq m in China

Published on: 17 Jul 14 - Global Logistic Properties announced that it has signed two new lease agreements totalling 23,000 sq m with two third-party logistics providers in... more details..

CEVA launches City of Energy in Dubai

Published on: 16 Jul 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced the official opening of its 37,000 sq m City of Energy in the UAE which is dedicated to logistics services for the oil... more details..

Imperial Tobacco launches Grupo Logista IPO

Published on: 15 Jul 14 - Grupo Logista announced that Imperial Tobacco has floated 27.3% of Logista on the Spanish Stock Exchange. more details..

Yusen opens temperature and humidity controlled facility

Published on: 15 Jul 14 - Suzhou Yusen Logistics Service has opened a temperature and humidity controlled chamber at its facility in China. more details..

Integrated Distribution Services acquires Aspen Logistics

Published on: 14 Jul 14 - Integrated Distribution Services has announced the acquisition of Aspen Logistics to expand its operations in the US. more details..

Lineage acquires two Dreisbach cold storage facilities

Published on: 14 Jul 14 - Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company, announced that it has acquired two cold storage facilities in Santa Cruz, US, from Dreisbach... more details..

Port of Savannah to deliver fresher fruit

Published on: 14 Jul 14 - Georgia Ports Authority has announced that the Port of Savannah will begin to receive shipments of fresh fruit for the south eastern US. more details..

Global Partners and KCS to develop Texas terminal

Published on: 14 Jul 14 - Global Partners LP and Kansas City Southern have announced plans to develop a unit train terminal in Port Arthur, Texas. more details..

CEVA launches TechCity in Italy

Published on: 11 Jul 14 - CEVA has announced the launch of a 90,000 sq m TechCity in Ital, a dedicated logistics hub for the electronics industry. more details..

SDV and Bolloré launch ‘Speed to Africa’ service

Published on: 10 Jul 14 - SDV announced that it is launching a ‘Speed to Africa’ service to be run jointly by SDV and Bolloré Africa Logistics from Europe with... more details..

WWL in JV for automotive distribution in Myanmar

Published on: 09 Jul 14 - WWL announced that it has entered into a joint venture with Carrier King Logistics to provide automotive distribution from port to consumer in... more details..

Prologis ups equity commitment to its China venture

Published on: 09 Jul 14 - Prologis has announced a $588m increase in the equity commitment to its Prologis China Logistics Venture. more details..

Logistics Executive strengthens European presence with ECMR

Published on: 09 Jul 14 - Logistics Executive Group announced that it has entered into a partnership with ECMR International Ltd. Subsequently Niamh Ní Bhéara, the founder of... more details..

Marken appoints Paul Rice VP EMEA

Published on: 09 Jul 14 - Marken has announced the appointment of Paul Rice as its Vice President for Logistics EMEA region. more details..

SEKO opens 152,000 sq ft facility in the UK

Published on: 08 Jul 14 - SEKO Logistics announced that it has built a 152,000 sq ft logistics centre in Milton Keynes to support its omnichannel services. more details..

TransForce concludes acquisition of Transport America

Published on: 07 Jul 14 - TransForce has concluded the acquisition of the entire share capital of truckload carriage and logistics service provider Transport America Inc. more details..

Wal-Mart Canada purchases two private logistics firms

Published on: 07 Jul 14 - It has been reported that Wal-Mart Canada has purchased two private logistics firms, Translogic Express Dedicated Inc. and SCM. more details..

GLP Leases 27,000 sq m to Best Logistics in China

Published on: 03 Jul 14 - Global Logistic Properties announced that it has signed a new agreement with Best Logistics to lease 27,000 sq m in China. more details..

Tesoro Logistics acquires the corporation’s logistics assets

Published on: 03 Jul 14 - Tesoro Corporation and Tesoro Logistics LP announced that they have completed the acquisition of certain terminalling and storage assets owned by... more details..

Goodman leases 42,000 sq m in China

Published on: 03 Jul 14 - Goodman leases two properties comprising 42,000 sq m in Tianjin, China. more details..

CEVA appoints Brett Bissell as Chief Operating Officer

Published on: 02 Jul 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced the appointment of Brett Bissell as Chief Operating Officer, Contract Logistics. more details..

SG Holdings begins operations at Incheon International

Published on: 02 Jul 14 - Sagawa Logistics Korea announced that it has opened a new warehouse in the Airport Logispark Free Trade Zone within Incheon International Airport. more details..

DHL adds 13 Americas locations to its Thermonet network

Published on: 01 Jul 14 - DHL Global Forwarding announced that it 13 locations in the Americas to its Thermonet network for the life sciences and healthcare industry. more details..

Halo Foods opts for Wincanton

Published on: 01 Jul 14 - Wincanton announced that it has been awarded a multi-million pound, three-year contract to provide transport services to Halo Foods. more details..

Hansa Heavy lift grows Latin American presence

Published on: 01 Jul 14 - Hansa Heavy Lift has appointed Platetrade to support its Brazilian office as part of the ongoing development of its agency network. more details..

IPG and Transplace renew contract for North American transportation solutions

Published on: 30 Jun 14 - Transplace has announced the expansion of its relationship with Intertape Polymer Group for transportation management services in the US, Mexico and... more details..

Imperial extends presence in Africa

Published on: 27 Jun 14 - Imperial Logistics has extended its presence into northern Zambia, with the establishment of a transport depot in Ndola. more details..

Port of Tauranga and Kotahi announce 10 year freight alliance

Published on: 26 Jun 14 - The Port of Tauranga and the freight and logistics management company, Kotahi, have announced a 10 year freight alliance anticipated to deliver a... more details..

DB Schenker Rail expands transport services to Turkey

Published on: 26 Jun 14 - DB Schenker Rail has expanded its transport services to Turkey, offering a new traffic connection between Cologne, Germany and Cerkezköy in Turkey. more details..

Damco begins container freight station operations in Myanmar

Published on: 25 Jun 14 - Damco has started operating its first international standard warehouse and container freight station facility in Myanmar. more details..

CEVA and Ford expand relationship in Michigan

Published on: 24 Jun 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced that it will provide inbound logistics to Ford Motor Company at Michigan facility, as part of an expansion of cooperation... more details..

Damco moves into Myanmar

Published on: 24 Jun 14 - Damco announced that it has started operating a standard warehouse and Container Freight Station facility in Myanmar. more details..

Menlo commences Original S.W.A.T. contract

Published on: 24 Jun 14 - Menlo logistics announced that it has commenced operations under its new contract with the tactical footwear supplier Original S.W.A.T. more details..

Walmart selects Indiana for new e-commerce fulfilment centre

Published on: 23 Jun 14 - Walmart, a US based retailer, has announced plans to locate a 1.2m sq ft e-commerce fulfilment centre in Plainfield Indiana, US. more details..

Goodman invests at the Port of Hamburg

Published on: 23 Jun 14 - Goodman announced that it is expanding its activities at the port of Hamburg, where it has acquired a 35,000 sq m existing property and plans to... more details..

SG Holdings takes majority stake in Expolanka

Published on: 23 Jun 14 - SG Holdings announced that, following the purchase of 30% of Expolanka Holdings PLC, it has completed a bid to take a 51% stake in Expolanka. more details..

Annual State of Logistics Report states ‘slow rebound’ for US Logistics Industry

Published on: 18 Jun 14 - The CSCMP released its annual “State of Logistics Report” revealing that total US business logistics costs in 2013 rose to $1.39 trillion, a... more details..

GLP signs 62,000 sq m built-to-suit agreement in Greater Tokyo

Published on: 18 Jun 14 - Global Logistic Properties has signed a 62,000 sq m build-to-suit agreement with Japan Logistics Systems Corp. in Greater Tokyo. more details..

Yusen Logistics to provide inbound logistics for General Motors DAT/CIS

Published on: 18 Jun 14 - Yusen Logistics Russia will provide final mile inbound delivery services in Russia on behalf of General Motors DAT/CIS. more details..

Grainger plans to build 1.3m sq ft distribution centre

Published on: 18 Jun 14 - Grainger has announced the purchase of 96 acres of land in New Jersey, United States, where it plans to build a 1.3m sq ft distribution centre... more details..

UTi Worldwide appoints new SVP of Contract Logistics and Distribution for Americas region

Published on: 18 Jun 14 - UTi Worldwide has appointed Mike McClelland as the new SVP of Contract Logistics and Distribution for Americas region. more details..

Lineage to open Charleston cold chain distribution facility

Published on: 16 Jun 14 - Lineage Logistics is to open a 340,000 sq ft cold chain distribution facility in Charleston and to cooperate with Norfolk Southern on distribution... more details..

Reinhard Lange joins Lanetix board

Published on: 16 Jun 14 - Lanetix has announced that Reinhard Lange will join the company’s board of directors. more details..

Clipper to provide logistics for Cabbages & Roses

Published on: 16 Jun 14 - Clipper Logistics announced that it has been appointed to provide a supply chain solution for the fashion, fabric and home ware brand, Cabbages &... more details..

The Waco System gains two new African members

Published on: 16 Jun 14 - The WACO System announced that it has welcomed two new companies to the fold, WorldNet Logistics Mocambique and WorldNet Logistics Namibia. more details..

NYK Group acquires minority share of CSI in Mexico

Published on: 16 Jun 14 - NYK Line announced that it has acquired a 30% stake of Consorcio de Servicios Internacionales S.A. de C.V. Group. more details..

Ningbo Port continues to expand multimodal logistics corridor

Published on: 16 Jun 14 - Ningbo Port is continuing the development of its container railway/ water combined transportation strategy to consolidate a larger hinterland market. more details..

Yusen Logistics moves into Myanmar

Published on: 12 Jun 14 - Yusen Logistics announced that it has launched a new company in Myanmar, Yusen Logistics (Myanmar) Co. Ltd., the company is now present in forty... more details..

Hitachi Transport System renames Chinese business

Published on: 12 Jun 14 - Hitachi Transport System announced that the name of Dahang International Transport has been changed to Hitachi Transport System China and that a new... more details..

GLP leases 48,000 sq m to 3PLs in China

Published on: 12 Jun 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited (GLP) announced that it has signed three leases with 3PLs for 48,000 sq m of warehousing space in China. more details..

DHL eCommerce names Monteiro CEO for Asia Pacific

Published on: 12 Jun 14 - DHL has named Malcolm Monteiro as Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific, DHL eCommerce, part of the newly re-named global division Post – eCommerce... more details..

local letterbox partners with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 11 Jun 14 - local letterbox, a parcel delivery service, has announced a logistics partnership with Norbert Dentressangle. more details..

DHL Supply Chain announces executive appointments

Published on: 10 Jun 14 - DHL has announced the appointment of two new executives; Graham Inglis as Chief Development Officer and Paul Graham as Chief Executive Officer MEMEA. more details..

Kerry Logistics wins ‘Carhartt Work In Progress’ contract

Published on: 10 Jun 14 - Kerry Logistics announced that it has secured a contract with the clothing brand ‘Carhartt Work In Progress’ to help streamline the streetwear... more details..

Clipper awarded five year Tesco on-line clothing contract

Published on: 09 Jun 14 - Clipper Logistics announced that it has been awarded a five year contract extension with the supermarket chain, Tesco. more details..

UPS appoints David Abney as CEO

Published on: 06 Jun 14 - UPS has named David Abney, the company's Chief Operating Officer, as its new Chief Executive Officer. more details..

Yusen Logistics expands US/ Mexico cross border solutions

Published on: 05 Jun 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced that it is expanding its US/ Mexico cross-border solutions. more details..

Goodman launches 1.4m sq m US development pipeline

Published on: 05 Jun 14 - Goodman Group has launched a 1.4m sq m development pipeline in US logistics markets. The developments will take place over three years and are... more details..

CEVA announces expanded aerospace industry presence

Published on: 05 Jun 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced that it is expanding its aerospace industry operations at Fort Worth Alliance Airport. more details..

Ningbo Port begins construction of cold chain facility

Published on: 05 Jun 14 - Ningbo Port announced that it has commenced phase one of its cold chain logistics centre development. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics consolidates Hungarian locations

Published on: 04 Jun 14 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced that all offices and facilities in the Budapest region of Hungary will be consolidated at one new site. more details..

CNSS selects HighJump WMS

Published on: 04 Jun 14 - HighJump Software announced that CNSS has selected its Warehouse Advantage software for use at its facility in Danyang in China. more details..

GLP leases 44,000 sq m to three companies in China

Published on: 04 Jun 14 - GLP has signed three new lease agreements totalling 44,000 sq m with three companies in China. more details..

TransForce to acquire Transport America

Published on: 03 Jun 14 - TransForce announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of Transport America for approximately $310m. more details..

Hellmann selects Netwin to provide IT solutions for FTZs

Published on: 03 Jun 14 - Netwin Solutions announced that Hellman Worldwide Logistics has selected its GTKonnect software to help manage its operations in free trade zones. more details..

Arkansas Best to build new facility to accommodate expansion

Published on: 02 Jun 14 - Arkansas Best Corporation has announced plans for a new US headquarters as the business expands by 11%. more details..

UPS opens new air hub in Taipei

Published on: 30 May 14 - UPS announced that it has opened its newly relocated transpacific air freight hub at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport. more details..

GLP reports full year operating results

Published on: 29 May 14 - GLP has announced its operating results for the year ended March 31, 2014, reporting rising adjusted revenue and EBIT. more details..

Mapletree Logistics Trust expands presence in South Korea

Published on: 29 May 14 - Mapletree Logistics Trust announced that it has acquired Daehwa Logistics Centre for a purchase consideration of KRW25.5bn. more details..

Geodis to sell Ciblex to Eurotranspharma

Published on: 28 May 14 - Geodis announced that it has reached an agreement to sell its subsidiary Geodis Ciblex to Eurotranspharma. more details..

SingPost and Alibaba to collaborate on e-commerce

Published on: 28 May 14 - SingPost and Alibaba Investment Limited have announced a deal under which Alibaba will acquire a 10.35% stake in SingPost and that the two companies... more details..

UPS opens contract logistics facility in China

Published on: 28 May 14 - UPS has announced the opening of a 6,500 sq m contract logistics distribution facility in Beijing. more details..

Logwin takes full ownership of its Indian subsidiary

Published on: 28 May 14 - Logwin announced that it has wholly acquired all the minority stakes in Logwin Air & Ocean India Private Ltd. more details..

Swiss Post reports declines in Q1 finances

Published on: 27 May 14 - Swiss Post has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014, reporting declining operating income and EBIT. more details..

Royal Mail reports steady growth in its full year results

Published on: 22 May 14 - Royal Mail has announced its annual results for the financial year ended March 30, 2014, its first annual results since becoming a private company. It... more details..

BDP to handle Aramco Trading export logistics

Published on: 22 May 14 - BDP International announced that it has been appointed to handle the export of Aramco Trading Co. polymer products. more details..

GLP signs lease agreements totalling 193,000 sq m in China

Published on: 22 May 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited has signed seven new lease agreements totalling 193,000 sq m in China, five to 3PL’s and two to RT-Mart. more details..

HKIA reports strong growth in April traffic

Published on: 22 May 14 - HKIA reported another month of solid growth in April with increases in all three air traffic categories. more details..

Gebrüder Weiss expands its site in Wels

Published on: 21 May 14 - Gebrüder Weiss announced that it has opened a new freight forwarding facility at its location in Wels, Austria. more details..

DP World awards CUF contract to Buckingham Group

Published on: 21 May 14 - DP World announced that Buckingham Group has been awarded the contract to build a 375,000 sq ft Common User Facility. more details..

DB Schenker opens Porto logistics centre

Published on: 16 May 14 - DB Schenker announced that it has opened a 12,000 sq m logistics centre close to Porto, Portugal. more details..

Banz Geodis Wilson JV opens in Bahrain

Published on: 16 May 14 - Geodis Wilson announced that it has formed a joint venture partnership with the regional warehousing and distribution company Banz Group in Bahrain. more details..

UTi Worldwide opens Houston facility

Published on: 15 May 14 - UTi Worldwide announced that it has opened a new global hub and freight forwarding facility in Houston, US. more details..

Toll Group’s new Queensland freight facility up and running

Published on: 15 May 14 - Toll Group announced that it has opened its new AU$86m facility, a pallets and oversized freight depot. more details..

DHL begins construction of 90,000 sq m Singapore facility

Published on: 15 May 14 - DHL Supply Chain announced that it has begun work on an integrated build-to-suit logistics warehouse facility worth more than €90m at... more details..

Echo Global Logistics acquires One Stop Logistics

Published on: 14 May 14 - Echo Global Logistics announced that it has acquired all of the assets of One Stop Logistics for a purchase price of $37.3m. more details..

NOL reports mixed Q1 results

Published on: 14 May 14 - NOL Group has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014, reporting declining revenue alongside rising EBITDA. more details..

DHL extends partnership with Cryo Express

Published on: 13 May 14 - DHL Express announced that it has renewed its partnership with Cyro Express to provide cold chain packaging resources for its ‘Medical Express’... more details..

Yusen Logistics expands in Russia

Published on: 12 May 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced the expansion of its operations in Russia, with the opening of a new office at Togliatti. more details..

ROAR Logistics acquires Legend Transportation Group

Published on: 12 May 14 - ROAR Logistics has announced the acquisition of Legend Transportation Group. more details..

CEVA appoints Hakan Bicil as Chief Commercial Officer

Published on: 12 May 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced the appointment of Hakan Bicil as Chief Commercial Officer, where he will be responsible for leading the company’s... more details..

COMO Arabia to provide logistics for GCC infrastructure

Published on: 09 May 14 - A joint venture has formed a company called COMO Arabia to to provide logistics services to a number of GCC infrastructure projects. more details..

Danzas begins construction of DWC facilities

Published on: 08 May 14 - Dubai World Central announced that Danzas AEI Emirates LLC has broken ground on its new air freight and chemical logistics facilities at the DWC... more details..

Aramex and InPost sign joint venture

Published on: 08 May 14 - Aramex has announced the signing of a joint venture with InPost across the Middle East and Africa. more details..

Clipper Logistics announces IPO

Published on: 08 May 14 - Clipper Logistics has announced its intention to proceed with an initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange. more details..

Con-Way announces improving Q1 results

Published on: 07 May 14 - Con-way has announced its 2014 first quarter results, reporting rising revenues and operating income. more details..

Overstock.com launches logistics solutions subsidiary

Published on: 07 May 14 - Overstock.com has announced the launch of a new subsidiary company, Supplier Oasis Fulfillment Services Inc., which provides multi-channel... more details..

DHL extends clinical trials depot network

Published on: 07 May 14 - DHL Supply Chain has announced that it is extending its global clinical trials logistics services international depot network to 25 sites. more details..

Seafield renews its distribution contract with Tropicana

Published on: 06 May 14 - Seafield Aylesham announced that it has successfully renewed its logistics contract with Tropicana. more details..

Logwin reports Q1 revenue decline

Published on: 06 May 14 - Logwin Group has announced its financial results for Q1 2014, reporting declining revenue and stable EBIT. more details..

Itella Posti and Itella Logistics to merge

Published on: 06 May 14 - Itella has announced that it is planning to merge Itella Logistics Oy with Itella Posti Oy. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands activities in Cambodia

Published on: 06 May 14 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced the opening of a new container freight station in Cambodia. more details..

Pallet-Track and Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK announce JV

Published on: 01 May 14 - Pallet-Track has announced that it is set to expand its network into Europe after signing a partnership deal with Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK. more details..

Panalpina improves profits in Q1

Published on: 01 May 14 - Panalpina has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2014, reporting rising revenue and markedly improved profits. more details..

Prologis and DP World Announce Joint Venture at London Gateway Logistics Park

Published on: 01 May 14 - Prologis has announced the formation of a 50/50 joint venture with DP World to develop a 316,000 sq ft distribution centre at London Gateway Logistics... more details..

NZ Post to expand ‘YouShop’ forward service to China

Published on: 01 May 14 - New Zealand Post has announced plans to roll out ‘YouShop’ in China. more details..

Jensen to build 500,000 sq ft for TCI Plastics

Published on: 30 Apr 14 - Jensen Companies has announced the development of a new 500,000 sq ft logistics facility for TCI Plastics in New Orleans. more details..

eBay Enterprise launches new Ship-From-Store service

Published on: 30 Apr 14 - eBay Enterprise has announced a new offering for clients using its Ship-From-Store solution. more details..

Echo Global Logistics reports mixed Q1 results

Published on: 30 Apr 14 - Echo Global Logistics has announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014, reporting rising revenue alongside declining operating... more details..

Universal Truckload Services reports mixed results

Published on: 30 Apr 14 - Universal Truckload Services has reported its first quarter 2014 financial results, reporting rising revenue and declining income. more details..

WWL to operate through Novorossiysk

Published on: 28 Apr 14 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics announced that it has added Novorossiysk as an additional entry port into Russia. more details..

Geodis Overseas-India appoints new national sales manager

Published on: 28 Apr 14 - Geodis India has announced the appointment of Sascha Von Ometzinski as its national sales manager. more details..

DB Schenker Rail UK extends rail services

Published on: 28 Apr 14 - DB Schenker Rail UK has announced that it is extending its daily rail services in the UK through services rendered both from London Gateway and for... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle Tankers acquires Hopkinson Transport

Published on: 28 Apr 14 - Norbert Dentressangle announced that it has acquired Hopkinson Transport to facilitate its expansion into new markets. more details..

Scania appoint DHL to manage parts distribution

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - DHL Supply Chain announced that it has been awarded a three year contract to manage Scania’s aftermarket parts distribution in the UK. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle reports rising Q1 revenues

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced its results for the first quarter of 2014, reporting rising revenue across all segments. more details..

GLP signs seven lease agreements in China

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited has signed seven new lease agreements totalling 193,000 sq m in China. more details..

Pantos Logistics signs a joint venture with Seino Transportation

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - Pantos Logistics has announced that it is currently expanding its international small parcel delivery business through a joint venture with Seino... more details..

Goodman secures pre-commitment with Northline in Brisbane

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - Goodman Group has announced the development of a new 12,500 sq m pre-committed distribution centre for Northline in Brisbane. more details..

K&S Corporation appoints Paul Sarant MD and CEO

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - K&S Corporation has announced that, following the resignation of Greg Stevenson, Paul Sarant has been appointed as Managing Director and Chief... more details..

DHL Supply Chain completes Sagamihara logistics centre

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - DHL Supply Chain has announced the opening of its 44,000 sq m purpose built Sagamihara logistics centre in Tokyo. more details..

Asia Pacific Airlines report March volume growth

Published on: 24 Apr 14 - The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines has announced its traffic figures for March 2014, reporting positive growth in air cargo traffic. more details..

GLP leases 11,500 sq m to Tquim in Brazil

Published on: 23 Apr 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has leased 11,500 sq m to Tquim at GLP São Bernardo do Campo in São Paulo. more details..

Arkansas Best Corporation names Danny Loe VP

Published on: 23 Apr 14 - Arkansas Best Corporation has announced the appointment of Danny Loe to the position of Vice President, Enterprise Customer Solutions. more details..

Mapletree Logistics Trust announces 2013 results

Published on: 22 Apr 14 - Mapletree Logistics Trust has announced its financial results for the full year ended March 31, 2014, it reported an increase in gross revenue... more details..

Kraus appointed head of air freight for DB Schenker Logistics UK

Published on: 22 Apr 14 - DB Schenker Logistics announced that it has appointed Matthias Kraus as its new UK air freight director. more details..

Four new members accede to the Waco System

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - The WACO System has announced that four new members were formally welcomed to the fold at WACO’s general meeting in Lisbon, Portugal. more details..

Geodis Wilson appoint vertical director

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Ashwani Nath as Global Vertical Market Director for the company’s fashion & lifestyle, retail... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle to assist Xikar in Europe and the Middle East

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Norbert Dentressangle Overseas has announced that it will provide Xikar with logistics services as it extends its presence in Europe and the Middle... more details..

HKIA reports March and Q1 operating figures

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Hong Kong International Airport has announced its operating figures for March and Q1 2014, reporting growth in tonnage handled and flight movements. more details..

Cache Logistics Trust to develop warehouse for DHL Supply Chain

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Cache Logistics announced that, though a trustee, it has entered into an agreement with DHL Supply Chain to develop and lease a built-to-suit... more details..

Damco to provide global logistics services to Kerui

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Damco has announced that it will extend its partnership with the Shandong Kerui Holding Group to ship its products to Europe and South America. more details..

Goodman opens Pudong phase II and announces new designs

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Goodman has announced three new design build projects and the opening of the second phase of Goodman Pudong International Airport Logistics Park. more details..

GLP leases 130,000 sq m in China

Published on: 17 Apr 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has leased 34,000 sq m to a smartphone manufacturer and has signed new lease agreements totalling... more details..

J. B. Hunt reports Q1 finances

Published on: 16 Apr 14 - J.B. Hunt Transport Services has announced its financial results for the first quarter 2014, it reported increasing revenue alongside declining... more details..

CEVA opens new foreign trade zone in Miami

Published on: 16 Apr 14 - CEVA Logistics announced that it has opened a foreign trade zone warehouse operation in Miami. more details..

Inchcape Shipping Services opens in Venezuela

Published on: 16 Apr 14 - Inchcape Shipping Services has expanded its network in Central and South America with the opening a Venezuelan office in Puerto La Cruz. more details..

DHL appoints Serge Gregoir as UK head

Published on: 15 Apr 14 - DHL Freight announced that Serge Gregoir has been appointed as the new country manager of DHL Freight UK. more details..

Dachser opens UK HQ and logistics centre

Published on: 15 Apr 14 - Dachser’s UK subsidiary announced that it has opened its new integrated logistics centre and UK headquarters at Brackmills Business Park... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands global sea freight management

Published on: 14 Apr 14 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced that Thorsten Meincke will return to the Kuehne + Nagel Group to join the global sea freight management team. more details..

Freydag to head BDP Germany

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - BDP International has appointed Claus Freydag as country manager for its German subsidiary, BDP International GmbH. more details..

Qoros chooses Unipart for logistics services

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Unipart has announced a five year, full-spectrum aftermarket logistics contract with Qoros Automotive in China and Europe. more details..

Embraer entrusts EMEA spare parts logistics to DB Schenker

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - DB Schenker announced that it has been awarded a contract by Embraer to manage its spare parts logistics across EMEA. more details..

Dachser announces 2013 revenue figures

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Dachser has announced its revenue growth figures for the full year 2013, reporting revenues of €4.99bn, representing year-on-year growth of 13.2%. more details..

GLP to develop 37,000 sq m for Trinet Logistics in Japan

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Global Logistic Properties announced that it has signed a build-to-suit agreement to construct a 37,000 sq m distribution centre for Trinet... more details..

Goodman signs new lease in China and completes Sakai development in Japan

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Goodman Group announced that it has signed an agreement to develop a 190,000 sq m facility in China and that it has opened a 130,000 sq m warehouse... more details..

Yusen Logistics launches SEAL trucking service

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced the launch of the South East Asia Link service; a cross border trucking service for South East Asia. more details..

Ningbo Port announces March volumes

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Ningbo Port has announced its volume figures for March 2014, reporting strong growth in both tonnage and TEUs. more details..

Expedite Plus expands delivery services in Asia

Published on: 10 Apr 14 - Expedite Plus, a provider of time critical delivery services based in Toronto, Canada, has announced the opening of a new office in Hong Kong and... more details..

CSX opens Central Florida Intermodal Logistics Centre

Published on: 09 Apr 14 - Evansville Western Railway, an affiliate of CSX, has announced the start of operations at its Central Florida Intermodal Logistics Centre. more details..

MOL launches Mexico-NAFTA car carrier service

Published on: 09 Apr 14 - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines announced that it has started new car carrier services to transport vehicles produced in Mexico to ports in NAFTA region. more details..

5BARz partners with Flextronics

Published on: 09 Apr 14 - 5BARz has selected Flextronics as its supply chain solutions and manufacturing partner for the 5BARz Network Extender. more details..

Sears appoints William Hutchinson President Supply Chain

Published on: 09 Apr 14 - Sears Holdings has announced that William Hutchinson will join the company as Senior Vice President and President Supply Chain. more details..

Groupe CAT invests in its European Fleet

Published on: 07 Apr 14 - Groupe CAT has announced that it will invest more than €12m in its European fleet with the acquisition of 100 car transporters. more details..

CEVA signs contract with Husqvarna Motorcycles

Published on: 07 Apr 14 - CEVA Logistics announced that it has signed a two year contract with Husqvarna Motorcycles to manage its 1,200 sq m warehouse in Italy. more details..

Kevin Appleton appointed UK MD Yusen Logistics

Published on: 07 Apr 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced the appointment of Kevin Appleton as its new UK Managing Director. more details..

Albert Heijn and Norbert Dentressangle sign MoU

Published on: 07 Apr 14 - Norbert Dentressangle and Albert Heijn have signed a memorandum of understanding for a new fresh centre. more details..

eBay Enterprise to open fulfilment centre in Canada

Published on: 03 Apr 14 - eBay Enterprise has announced that it will open a new 150,000 sq ft fulfilment centre in Ontario, Canada, in the second quarter of 2014. more details..

Yusen Logistics records 73% growth in APAC pharmaceutical air freight

Published on: 03 Apr 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced that it saw 73% growth in temperature controlled pharmaceutical air freight volumes between Japan and Oceania over... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle wins Harvest contract

Published on: 03 Apr 14 - Norbert Dentressangle has been selected by Harvest Energy for a new three-year contract to distribute road fuels to commercial and retail outlets... more details..

Agility wins defence event contract

Published on: 03 Apr 14 - Agility has been awarded a contract to provide logistics services at the 2015 and 2017 Defence & Security Equipment International events in London. more details..

GLP signs four new leases in China and Japan

Published on: 03 Apr 14 - Global Logistic Properties announced that it has signed four new lease agreements in China and Japan totalling 59,000 sq m. more details..

Dalian Port announces 2013 annual results

Published on: 03 Apr 14 - Dalian Port Company has announced its annual results for 2013, reporting increasing revenue, profits and volumes. more details..

ISS announces Brazil nomination for offshore project

Published on: 02 Apr 14 - Inchcape Shipping Services has announced a nomination to provide support services to an offshore pipe laying project at Rota Cabiunas. more details..

Americold names Fred Boehler as President

Published on: 02 Apr 14 - The Board of Trustees of Americold announced that Fred Boehler, the company's Chief Operating Officer, has also been named as President. more details..

UTi Worldwide reports 2013 financial results

Published on: 02 Apr 14 - UTi Worldwide has announced its financial results for 2013, reporting falling revenues alongside an improved operating loss. more details..

Unipart announces 2013 financial results

Published on: 01 Apr 14 - Unipart has announced its financial results for 2013, reporting rising revenues alongside declining operating profits. more details..

GEFCO announces 2013 results

Published on: 01 Apr 14 - GEFCO has announced its financial results for 2013, it reported rising turnover alongside declining operating income. more details..

MOL expands warehousing services in India

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines India announced that it has expanded its warehouse in Gurgaon, India, increasing the company’s total warehousing space in... more details..

Tegma reports 2013 finances and changes top leadership

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - Tegma Gestão Logística S.A has announced changes to its top leadership alongside its financial results for 2013, reporting revenue growth in... more details..

Lufthansa Cargo signs contract extension with Jan de Rijk Logistics

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - Jan de Rijk Logistics announced that it has signed a prolongation agreement for road feeder services with Lufthansa Cargo. more details..

UPS opens European air hub

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - UPS has announced the official opening of a $200m expansion of its European air hub facilities at Cologne/Bonn Airport, Germany. more details..

APL adds trains to its AutoLinxSM service

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - APL Logistics VASCOR Automotive announced that it has placed orders from Texmaco Rail & Engineering for three rail rakes for use in its new AutoLinxSM... more details..

Changi Airport announces February operating results

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - Singapore’s Changi Airport has announced its operating results for February 2014, reporting that its cargo volumes dropped by 2.6%. more details..

InPost parcel lockers in Hong Kong

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - Integer.pl Group announced that it has secured a contract worth €3.2m to roll out 150 of its parcel locker terminals in Hong Kong. more details..

Air China announces 2013 annual results

Published on: 27 Mar 14 - Air China has announced its financial results for 2013, reporting decreasing revenue alongside plummeting profits. more details..

GPA announces operating results and extra funding for Savannah

Published on: 26 Mar 14 - The Georgia Ports Authority has announced its operating results for the middle six months of its 2014 financial year, reporting a 6.2% rise in... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel partners with the Irish Dairy Board

Published on: 25 Mar 14 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that it has been selected by the Irish Dairy Board as its global logistics partner as part of the dairy groups plans to... more details..

Speedy to buy DPD Romania & GeoPost Bulgaria as Geopost acquires 25% of Speedy

Published on: 25 Mar 14 - Speedy, a Bulgarian courier firm, has informed investors of its plans to acquire 100% of DPD Romania and 100% of Geopost Bulgaria. more details..

Gebrüder Weiss reports 2013 results

Published on: 25 Mar 14 - Gebrüder Weiss has announced its financial results for 2013, reporting increasing turnover and investments. more details..

Agility reports its 2013 financial results

Published on: 25 Mar 14 - Agility has announced its financial results for the full 2013, reporting falling revenues that contrast with rising EBITDA. more details..

Rhenus Automotive Competence Centre at the heart of growth

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - Rhenus Logistics has announced significant growth in its UK operation, reporting that revenues increased by over 100% in 2013. more details..

Dimerco names Edward Lin as CEO

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - Dimerco Express Corporation has announced the appointment of Edward Lin, current Chief Operating Officer, as Chief Executive Officer of Dimerco. more details..

GENCO wins Drive Medical Design & Manufacturing contract

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - GENCO announced that it has been awarded a multi-year contract by Drive Medical Design & Manufacturing to provide transportation management and... more details..

Goodman continues to build momentum in China

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - Goodman Group announced that it has signed three agreements for approximately 95,000 sq m of leasing and development transactions in China. more details..

Linfox appoints Asia CEO while its global CEO steps down

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - Linfox has simultaneously announced that Michael Byrne is stepping down as Chief Executive Officer and that Gabrielle Costigan will assume the role of... more details..

Kerry Logistics reports 2013 annual results

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - Kerry Logistics has announced its annual results for 2013, reporting rising turnover and profits. more details..

GLP Leases 53,000 sq m in China

Published on: 20 Mar 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has signed a lease agreement of approximately 53,000 sq m with a fast moving consumer goods... more details..

Cargojet and Hamilton International Airport in partnership

Published on: 19 Mar 14 - Cargojet and the John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport have announced a partnership in the airport's $12m air cargo logistics facility. more details..

Roadrunner Transportation acquires Unitrans International

Published on: 19 Mar 14 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems has acquired the outstanding stock of Unitrans International Corporation. The total purchase price stood at $55.5m. more details..

trans-o-flex appoints Managing Director

Published on: 18 Mar 14 - trans-o-flex has announced the appointment of Max Moser as Chairman of the board of Managing Directors, he replaces Oliver Rupps, who leaves the... more details..

Ian Veitch appointed Yusen Logistics’ MD Europe

Published on: 18 Mar 14 - Yusen Logistics announced that Ian Veitch has been appointed to the position of Managing Director of Yusen Logistics Europe. more details..

Menlo launches freight brokerage service in Europe

Published on: 18 Mar 14 - Menlo has announced the launch of its new Menlo freight brokerage transportation service, adding to its 3PL warehousing and supply chain services. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics launches additional Turkey-UK service

Published on: 18 Mar 14 - DB Schenker Logistics announced that it has has launched a direct intermodal service between the UK and Izmir, Turkey. more details..

Volvo selects CEVA for customs brokerage in the US

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced that Volvo has selected CEVA’s customs brokerage services for its US business. more details..

SEKO MedTec Solutions opens European control centre in Ireland

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - SEKO MedTec Solutions announced that it has opened a new European control centre in Galway. more details..

Goodman in 127,885 sq m warehousing deal with Mousquetaires Group

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - Goodman Group has signed a deal with the Mousquetaires Group to build a new central warehouse and office facility in Poznań and to acquire the... more details..

Swiss Post reports its financial results for 2013

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - Swiss Post has announced its financial results for 2013, reporting increasing operating income and EBIT, alongside declining profit. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel awarded Samsonite Australia contract

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that it has been awarded a contract by Samsonite to manage its warehousing and national distribution in Australia. more details..

Orient Overseas announces 2013 full year results

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - Orient Overseas International Limited has announced its 2013 full year results, reporting declining profits. more details..

ASR Holdings launches B2B air cargo booking e-platform

Published on: 13 Mar 14 - ASR Holdings announced that it has launched a logistics business-to-business air cargo booking e-platform in China. more details..

Port Logistics Group acquired by its management and Endeavour Capital

Published on: 12 Mar 14 - Port Logistics Group announced that the company has been acquired by Endeavour Capital and members of the company’s management team. more details..

Wind Point acquires Dicom and appoints a new CEO

Published on: 12 Mar 14 - Wind Point Partners announced that it has acquired a majority stake in Dicom Transportation Group and appointed Scott Dobak as the acquired... more details..

CEVA expands presence in Mexico

Published on: 12 Mar 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced that it is expanding its operations in four Mexican markets with new or extended facilities. more details..

Gerald Perritt chosen as Kenco President and CEO

Published on: 12 Mar 14 - Kenco has announced the appointment of Gerald Perritt as President and Chief Executive Officer. more details..

GLP to acquire 1.2m sq m of warehousing in in Brazil

Published on: 12 Mar 14 - Global Logistic Properties announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a portfolio of 1.m sq m in 34 warehousing assets in Brazil... more details..

Lubbers Transport signs £3m contract with Centrica

Published on: 11 Mar 14 - Lubbers Transport Group announced that it has signed a contract worth £3m with Centrica Energy’s exploration & production business. more details..

Stobart Group to sell off 51% stake of Eddie Stobart Logistics

Published on: 11 Mar 14 - The Stobart Group has announced plans to sell off a 51% stake of Eddie Stobart Logistics to DBAY, though it will maintain an influential role in the... more details..

UPS appoints new global healthcare logistics leader

Published on: 10 Mar 14 - UPS announced that John Menna has been named Vice President of Global Strategy for Healthcare Logistics. more details..

APC Overnight appoints new head of business systems

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - APC Overnight announced that it has appointed Bogusia Webb as its head of business systems in charge of IT solutions. more details..

Jan de Rijk Logistics doubles its intermodal activity

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - Jan de Rijk Logistics announced that it has contracted a second dedicated train with TX Logistics between Venlo, the Netherlands and Milan, Italy. more details..

Panalpina reports financial results for the full year 2013

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - Panalpina has announced its financial results for the full year 2013, reporting growth in revenue and gross profit as well as a dramatic increase in... more details..

Gulftainer reports 2013 operating results

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - Gulftainer has announced its operating results for 2013, reporting that it has expanded its operations by 50% over the year, reaching a throughput... more details..

SingPost in e-commerce collaboration with Reebonz

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - SingPost has announced that it is collaborating with Reebonz to operate its e-commerce business; the cooperation will allow SingPost to focus on... more details..

GLP signs three leases and enters a strategic partnership in China

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has signed three new lease agreements across China and entered into a strategic partnership... more details..

Yusen Logistics expands in Thailand

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - Yusen Logistics announced that it has opened a new 30,000 sq m warehouse in Laem Chabang, Thailand. more details..

China Logistics Group pursues strategic acquisition candidates

Published on: 06 Mar 14 - China Logistics Group has announced that the company sees opportunity for expansion through potential acquisitions or mergers in fiscal 2014. more details..

Menlo Logistics names Mooney Vice President - International

Published on: 05 Mar 14 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics announced that it has named Paul Mooney as its Vice President, International. more details..

YRC Worldwide reports 2013 results

Published on: 05 Mar 14 - YRC Worldwide has announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013. It reported increasing revenues, operating income and... more details..

Russian Railways Logistics trials Eurasian cold chain services

Published on: 04 Mar 14 - Russian Railways Logistics announced that it has successfully trialled low temperature delivery of electronic goods from Chongqing, China, to Europe. more details..

Norway Post announces 2013 results

Published on: 04 Mar 14 - Norway Post has announced its operating results for 2013, reporting rising revenues and EBIT. more details..

DB Schenker and Maxell Europe extend contract

Published on: 04 Mar 14 - Maxell Europe announced that it has extended its agreement with DB Schenker as its logistics service provider. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel announce 2013 results

Published on: 04 Mar 14 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced its financial results for 2013, reporting rising revenues and EBITDA. more details..

Imperial acquires Eco Health

Published on: 03 Mar 14 - Imperial Logistics announced that it has acquired a 53% interest in Eco Health for a cash consideration of $74m. more details..

Echo Global Logistics acquires Comcar Logistics

Published on: 03 Mar 14 - Echo Global Logistics announced that it has acquired Comcar Logistics; expanding its brokerage services in the south eastern states of the US. more details..

DAFZA announces 2013 results

Published on: 27 Feb 14 - Dubai Airport Freezone Authority has announced a 42% increase in 2013 revenue over the prior year’s result. more details..

Yusen Logistics wins LG distribution contract

Published on: 27 Feb 14 - Yusen Logistics announced that it has been awarded a contract for the UK-wide distribution of LG Electronics products by Hi Logistics Europe. more details..

DB Schenker expanding in Dubai

Published on: 27 Feb 14 - DB Schenker announced that it has started construction work on its 8,500 sq m facility at Dubai Logistics City, from which it will offer... more details..

New Zealand Post Group announces half year profits

Published on: 27 Feb 14 - The New Zealand Post Group has reported improving profits as a result of its cost reduction strategy for the half year ended December 31, 2013. more details..

GLP enters 4 partnerships in China & signs further leases

Published on: 27 Feb 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has signed four new strategic partnership agreements across China and that it has signed... more details..

Roadrunner announces the acquisition of Rich Logistics

Published on: 26 Feb 14 - Roadrunner has announced the acquisition of Rich Logistics and Everett Transportation Inc. The transaction was valued at $48m. more details..

XPO Logistics announces Q4 and full year 2013 results

Published on: 26 Feb 14 - XPO Logistics has announced its fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results, reporting rising revenue for both periods and increasing Q4... more details..

HANSA HEAVY LIFT expands in Latin America

Published on: 26 Feb 14 - HANSA HEAVY LIFT announced that it has opened a new office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, as part of ongoing expansion plans. more details..

Yusen name Tom Polidoro Director Intermodal Strategy

Published on: 26 Feb 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced the appointment of Tom Polidoro as its Director of Intermodal Strategy, Americas. more details..

Rumo Logistica propose merger with ALL

Published on: 26 Feb 14 - Cosan has announced that its supply chain arm and subsidiary, Rumo Logística, has submitted to América Latina Logística a binding proposal for a... more details..

DHL wins food services contract with Virgin Trains

Published on: 25 Feb 14 - DHL Supply Chain announced that it has been awarded a £30m three-year contract to manage Virgin Trains’ on-board catering services across the... more details..

Pepsico commits to Norbert Dentressangle until 2020

Published on: 25 Feb 14 - PepsiCo BeLux announced that it has extended its partnership with Norbert Dentressangle, to provide logistics services in Belgium, for a further seven... more details..

Airfrance KLM announce full year 2013 results

Published on: 25 Feb 14 - Air France KLM has announced its full year 2013 financial results, reporting rising revenues and EBITDA alongside a net loss. more details..

dnata to provide ground freight services for Qantas

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - dnata and Qantas Freight have announced a partnership that will see dnata provide the Australian carrier with freight ground handling at London’s... more details..

CEVA expands in Panama

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced that it is expanding its Panama City operation to a multi-customer warehouse at a logistic park outside the city. more details..

DB Schenker adds Morocco to its European network

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - DB Schenker announced that it has upgraded its branches in Tangier and Casablanca, extending its European land transport network to the African... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel to provide Airbus with contract logistics services

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that it has been selected by Airbus Defence and Space as its exclusive contract logistics provider in Poland. more details..

COSCO Group and China Shipping enter partnership

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - COSCO Group and China Shipping announced that they have signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement to collaborate on operations surrounding... more details..

Incheon Airport announces 2013 cargo volumes

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - Incheon International Airport Corporation has announced its cargo volumes for 2013, reporting that total cargo volume rose to 2.46m tonnes for 2013. more details..

Unipart wins additional Indian contract with Toyota

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - Unipart announced that it has won an additional contract with Toyota in India for distribution operations in Kolkata. more details..

China Logistics Group anticipates higher volumes on South American route

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - China Logistics Group has announced that it anticipated a rise in volumes for its Shanghai-South America route. more details..

Asciano reports half year financial results

Published on: 20 Feb 14 - Asciano has reported its financial results for the six month period ended December 31, 2013, reporting rising revenue and EBITDA. more details..

Newgistics and ShipStation form strategic partnership

Published on: 19 Feb 14 - Newgistics announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with ShipStation that will give its clients access to automated order... more details..

Averitt announces partnership with Climate Controlled Containers

Published on: 19 Feb 14 - Averitt Express announced that it has entered into a partnership with Climate Controlled Containers, to offer climate controlled logistics solutions. more details..

SEKO Logistics and Secans Global establish the JV SEKO Store Development Services

Published on: 19 Feb 14 - Secans Global and SEKO Logistics announced that they have formed a new joint venture, SEKO Store Development Services, to deliver project and... more details..

Crane Worldwide Logistics reports 2013 revenue

Published on: 19 Feb 14 - Crane Worldwide Logistics has announced its revenues for 2013, reporting an increase to $574m. more details..

Four new Directors at Europa Worldwide Logistics

Published on: 18 Feb 14 - Europa Worldwide Logistics announced that it has appointed four new Directors. more details..

DX to float on the Alternative Investment Market

Published on: 18 Feb 14 - DX Logistics has announced its intention to launch an initial public offering in order to begin trading on the Alternative Investment Market at the... more details..

Honda renews Yusen Logistics contract

Published on: 18 Feb 14 - Honda UK Manufacturing Ltd announced that it has renewed Yusen Logistics’ contract for UK collection services. more details..

ISS wins 5-month contract with Petroleum Geo-Service

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - Inchcape Shipping Services announced that it has secured an offshore logistics and support contract from Norwegian-based Petroleum Geo-Services. more details..

Kopf & Lübben establishes a subsidiary in Hong Kong

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - Kopf & Lübben GmbH announced that it has established a subsidiary in China; K&L Cargo Services Ltd., which is based in Hong Kong. more details..

Amer Sports extends Norbert Dentressangle contract

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - Norbert Dentressangle announced that it has secured a 10 year contract extension with sporting goods company Amer Sports. more details..

UPS acquires Polar Speed

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - UPS announced that it has completed the purchase of UK based Polar Speed as part of its global healthcare strategy. more details..

Menlo and Starbucks form partnership in Thailand

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - Menlo Logistics has announced a logistics partnership with Starbucks for the company’s operations in Thailand. more details..

DB Schenker launches Asia road freight service

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - DB Schenker has announced the launch of its ‘Asia Landbridge’ which offers road freight transport from South East Asian countries to China. more details..

Suning wins overseas courier license

Published on: 13 Feb 14 - Suning Commerce Group announced that it has acquired an overseas courier license from China's State Post Bureau. more details..

Hamilton International to build new air cargo facility

Published on: 12 Feb 14 - John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, Canada, has announced plans for a C$12m air cargo logistics facility to open in 2015. more details..

Con-way appoints Joseph Dagnese as President of Truckload

Published on: 12 Feb 14 - Con-way announced that it has appointed Joseph Dagnese to succeed Saul Gonzalez as President of Con-way Truckload. more details..

UTi Worldwide invests in new logistics facility in Detroit

Published on: 12 Feb 14 - UTi Worldwide has announced the opening of a new 228,000 sq ft logistics facility in Romulus, US, to serve the greater Detroit area. more details..

USPS announces Q1 financial results

Published on: 12 Feb 14 - The US Postal Service has announced its financial results for the first quarter of the 2014 fiscal year, reporting rising revenue and falling... more details..

Imperial Health and Yusen launch cold chain sea freight service

Published on: 11 Feb 14 - Imperial Health Sciences announced that it has entered into a partnership with Yusen Logistics to launch a temperature controlled sea freight... more details..

MANN+HUMMEL extends contract with CEVA until 2017

Published on: 11 Feb 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced the renewal of its contract with MANN+HUMMEL to 2017 to operate its central warehouse for aftermarket automotive parts in... more details..

Arvato completes merger with Netrada

Published on: 11 Feb 14 - arvato has announced that its merger with Netrada, a provider of e-commerce logistics solutions, has been officially approved. more details..

trans-o-flex extends its Board of Directors

Published on: 10 Feb 14 - trans-o-flex Logistics Group has announced the appointment of Michael Stadlmann as Managing Director Finance & Controlling and Christian Knoblich as... more details..

Gondrand appoints new Netherlands MD

Published on: 10 Feb 14 - Gondrand AG announced that Anthony David Ranson has been appointed Managing Director for The Netherlands. more details..

Swissport appoints two regional Executive Vice Presidents

Published on: 10 Feb 14 - Swissport International has announced the appointment of Tommy Watt to Executive Vice President UK & Ireland and José Canales as Senior Vice... more details..

DFDS introduces new UK to Italy rail service

Published on: 06 Feb 14 - DFDS Logistics announced that it has launched a thrice-weekly freight train service between the UK and Italy. more details..

Con-Way reports 2013 Q4 and full-year results

Published on: 06 Feb 14 - Con-way has announced its 2013 Q4 and full year financial results, reporting declines in both full year revenue and operating income. more details..

Sinopharm selects One Network Enterprises

Published on: 06 Feb 14 - One Network Enterprises announced that it has been selected by Sinopharm to provide centralised procurement and distribution services. more details..

SingPost announces Q3 finances

Published on: 06 Feb 14 - SingPost has announced its unaudited results for the period ended December 31, 2013, reporting rising revenues and a modest increase in net profits. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel and Commodity Forwarders collaborate

Published on: 05 Feb 14 - Kuehne + Nagel and Commodity Forwarders have announced that they have signed an agency agreement to jointly provide transport solutions to the... more details..

Panalpina adds logistics manufacturing services to telecoms industry

Published on: 05 Feb 14 - Panalpina announced that it has added logistics manufacturing services to its operations for a large telecoms company in Brazil. more details..

Goodman to build 103,000 sq m warehouse for Hammer

Published on: 04 Feb 14 - Goodman announced that it has been selected by Hammer Group to develop a €50m, 103,000 sq m logistics centre in Bedburg, Germany. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel and SAS extend logistics cooperation

Published on: 04 Feb 14 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that it has prolonged its partnership with SAS Scandinavian Airlines, as external logistics provider, for a further three... more details..

Keswick Enterprises appoint Andrew Austin

Published on: 04 Feb 14 - Keswick Enterprises announced that it has appointed Andrew Austin to the newly created position of Senior Executive Officer. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle announce 2013 financial results

Published on: 04 Feb 14 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced its 2013 financial results, reporting increasing revenues despite a decline in the company’s transport... more details..

Aramex announces 2013 financial results

Published on: 04 Feb 14 - Aramex has announced its full year financial results for 2013, reporting increasing net profits and revenues. more details..

The Carlyle Group and Investec Asset Management invest in J&J Africa

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - The Carlyle Group and Investec Asset Management announced that they have invested in J&J Africa, a pan-African logistics company specialising in the... more details..

Europa invests in new head office

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - Europa Worldwide Logistics announced that it has signed a deal with Prologis for a new 262,500 sq ft head office facility and South of England Hub... more details..

Geopost and Neopost introduce automated lockers

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - GeoPost and Neopost announced that they have signed an agreement to create and operate a network of secure automated lockers for the delivery and... more details..

Nippon Express acquires 66% of Panasonic Logistics

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - Nippon Express announced that it has acquired a 66% share of Panasonic Logistics Co. Ltd. more details..

GLP leases 89,000 sq m in China

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has signed four new lease agreements totalling 89,000 sq m with companies across China. more details..

Goodman to build Yunda Express facility

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - Goodman Group announced that it has signed an agreement to develop a 46,700 sq m built-to-suit facility for Yunda Express in Chongqing, China. more details..

NYK and Puninar Jaya launch venture

Published on: 30 Jan 14 - NYK and PT. Puninar Jaya announced that they have launched a joint venture company, PT. NYK Puninar Auto Logistics Indonesia which will offer total... more details..

XPO Logistics announces common stock offering

Published on: 29 Jan 14 - XPO Logistics announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 15,000,000 shares of its common stock. more details..

Forward Air Corporation acquires Central States companies

Published on: 29 Jan 14 - Forward Air Corporation announced that it has to acquired Central States Trucking Company and Central States Logistics from Central States Inc. more details..

Vels appointed as AMI’s VP Continental Europe

Published on: 28 Jan 14 - AMI announced that it has appointed Rinaldo Vels to the newly-created position of Vice President Continental Europe. more details..

DHL opens International Flight Centre at Heathrow

Published on: 28 Jan 14 - DHL has announced the opening of a 52,000 sq ft logistics centre at Heathrow to service United Airlines from the new International Flight Centre. more details..

Destylarnia Sobieski renew Kuehne + Nagel contract

Published on: 28 Jan 14 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that Destylarnia Sobieski, a producer and distributor of white spirits and wines, has extended its contract for logistics... more details..

Saudia Cargo signs agreement to transport human organs

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - Saudia Airlines Cargo has signed a human organs transportation agreement with the Saudi Centre for Organ Transplantation. more details..

NYK Group acquire Tranco Terminal

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - NYK Holding Europe has wholly acquired Tranco Terminal and formed the new company, NYK Auto Logistics. more details..

Gebrüder Weiss opens branch in Turkey

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - Gebrüder Weiss announced that it is has moved into Turkey, opening its first owned branch in Istanbul. more details..

FlexLink extends contract with Kuehne + Nagel

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - FlexLink has extended its contract with Kuehne + Nagel as its exclusive logistics and transport service provider until 2016. more details..

HKIA reports 2013 volumes

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - Hong Kong International Airport has announced its 2013 full year and December 2013 volumes, reporting a year of solid growth. more details..

K&S Corporation announces half year results

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - K&S Corporation has announced its expectations for the company’s half year financial results, reporting that it anticipates a 55% decline in... more details..

HKIA reports 2013 volumes

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - Hong Kong International Airport has announced its 2013 full year and December 2013 volumes, reporting a year of solid growth. more details..

GLP leases 180,000 sq m in Japan

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited (GLP) announced that it has signed nine new lease agreements totalling approximately 180,000 sq m in multiple... more details..

DHL launches temperature-controlled China-Europe rail service

Published on: 23 Jan 14 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced that it is rolling out its development plans for a temperature-controlled China-Europe rail service. more details..

OL&T acquires CMI Freight-Trans and Steel Wheel Transfer

Published on: 22 Jan 14 - Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation has announced the acquisition of both CMI Freight-Trans and Steel Wheel Transfer. more details..

Marken appoints John Pattullo as Chairman

Published on: 22 Jan 14 - Marken has announced the appointment of John Pattullo as Chairman of the Board for the Marken group of companies. more details..

Eyefreight is coming to America

Published on: 22 Jan 14 - Eyefreight has announced that it plans to expand its operations and move into North America, establishing its US headquarters in Evanston, Illinois. more details..

ISS wins Dar es Salaam gas pipeline contract

Published on: 21 Jan 14 - Inchcape Shipping Services announced that it has secured an offshore logistics services project in Tanzania from China Petroleum Pipeline Bureau and... more details..

Mapletree Logistics Trust report Q3 2013 results

Published on: 21 Jan 14 - Mapletree Logistics Trust has announced the results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2013, reporting a slight increase in revenues and a... more details..

Palletways awarded Fini Sweets contract

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Palletways announced that it has won a contract with Fini Sweets, a confectionary company, to conduct UK distribution services. more details..

Posten Norge to build a new logistics centre

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Posten Norge has announced that it will build a new NOK1.5bn logistics centre in Oslo, Norway. more details..

Qatar Airways launches cold chain services

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Qatar Airways Cargo has announced the launch of two new cold chain logistics services. more details..

Port of Tauranga’s New Zealand intermodal hub

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Port of Tauranga announced that it has signed a conditional agreement with the Selwyn District Council to develop an intermodal freight hub. more details..

Global Logistic Properties signs eight leases in China

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited (GLP) has signed eight new lease agreements totalling 110,000 sq m across China. more details..

APL adopts new structure

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - APL has announced a fundamental change in its organisational and leadership structure that will see it move from the current... more details..

Mapletree Logistics Trust moves into Iskandar Malaysia

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Mapletree Logistics Trust has announced the proposed acquisition of an industrial warehouse in Iskandar Malaysia. more details..

Daimler to open Shanghai Warehouse

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Daimler Northeast Asia Parts Trading and Services Co Ltd has announced that it will open a new warehouse in Shanghai, China. more details..

Li & Fung reorganises factory support services into new business unit

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Li & Fung Limited has announced the creation of a new business unit to focus on factory and worker safety and the needs of its vendor base. more details..

Prologis signs 440,000 sq ft build-to-suit agreement in Japan

Published on: 16 Jan 14 - Prologis announced it has signed a build-to-suit agreement with Tohoku CO-OP for a 440,000 sq ft distribution centre in Japan. more details..

OHL appoints Stephen Downey as VP healthcare vertical

Published on: 15 Jan 14 - OHL has announced that Stephen Downey has joined the organization as Vice President, healthcare vertical. more details..

St. George Moving & Storage partners with SCI Logistics

Published on: 15 Jan 14 - St. George Moving & Storage has announced a new partnership with SCI Logistics; the cooperation will see operations moved to new 23,000 sq ft... more details..

CEVA release new ‘Mobility Suite’

Published on: 15 Jan 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced the release of its ‘Mobility Suite’ a strategic mobility and shared-network suite of solutions based upon the CEVA... more details..

BNSF Logistics launches global project cargo center

Published on: 15 Jan 14 - Burlington Northern Santa Fe Logistics has announced the opening of its Global Project Cargo Center in Houston, Texas, US. more details..

Greencarrier expands Energy & Projects business unit

Published on: 14 Jan 14 - Greencarrier has announced the appointment of Georg Skivik Moltu to head its energy and projects business unit as part of its plans to expand its... more details..

FedEx Express expands operations

Published on: 14 Jan 14 - FedEx Express has announced the opening of its first station and store in Belo Horizonte and its second store in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. more details..

TNT Express wins EMEA contract with Gibson

Published on: 14 Jan 14 - TNT Express announced that it has won an 18 month exclusive contract to provide express delivery services to Gibson in Europe, the Middle East and... more details..

Changes of leadership in DB Schenker Rail’s chemical sector

Published on: 13 Jan 14 - DB Schenker Rail has appointed Carsten Hinne and Jan Elfenhorst to new leadership roles in the chemical sector of the DB Schenker Group. more details..

Beat Simon appointed President of APL Logistics

Published on: 13 Jan 14 - NOL Group has announced the appointment of Beat Simon as President of its wholly-owned subsidiary APL Logistics. more details..

Hellmann appoints first Chief Commercial Officer

Published on: 13 Jan 14 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has announced the appointment of a new Chief Commercial Officer, a newly created position within the company. more details..

Neovia wins Daimler warehouse contract in Johannesburg

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Neovia Logistics has announced that it will be providing operations services for Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz South Africa organisation in Johannesburg... more details..

Jan de Rijk awarded Baxter contract

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Jan de Rijk Logistics announced that it has been awarded a contract to conduct logistics services for the patient home deliveries of Baxter... more details..

Airbus renews Kuehne + Nagel contract until 2016

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that its contract with Airbus, to manage Airbus’ production logistics in France, Germany, Spain, the UK and China, has been... more details..

Paypal enters partnership with Beijing Post

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - PayPal announced that it has signed a deal with Beijing Post to supply international express delivery services for merchants using PayPal’s... more details..

MOU at Incheon Airport

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Incheon Metropolitan City, Incheon Airport Customs and Incheon International Airport Corporation announced that they have entered into a memorandum of... more details..

GLP to develop logistics facilities in Tokyo

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Global Logistic Properties Limited has announced that it will commence development of two multi-tenant logistics facilities in Greater Tokyo. They are... more details..

Yusen Logistics expands operations at Busan

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced that it is expanding its operations at Busan New Port, South Korea. more details..

Singapore Post and Bumi Laut group in JV

Published on: 09 Jan 14 - Singapore Post announced that its subsidiary, Quantium Solutions International, has entered into a joint venture agreement with PT Rantai Bumi Laut to... more details..

Saddle Creek appoints new CEO

Published on: 08 Jan 14 - Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced that it has appointed its current President, Cliff Otto, as its Chief Executive Officer. more details..

GE Oil & Gas opens logistics base in Brazil

Published on: 08 Jan 14 - General Electric Oil & Gas has announced the opening of a 590,000 sq ft logistics base for the oil and gas sector in Brazil. more details..

Neovia wins Daimler warehouse contracts

Published on: 08 Jan 14 - Neovia Logistics announced that it has been awarded a contract to provide operations services for Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz Canada organization in... more details..

TransForce in agreement to acquire Vitran

Published on: 08 Jan 14 - TransForce announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Vitran Corporation for approximately $136m. more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints Igor Muñiz

Published on: 07 Jan 14 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Igor Muñiz as Competence Head for Industrial Projects in Southeast Asia and the Pacific. more details..

Yusen Logistics announces expansion at Duisburg-Logport

Published on: 07 Jan 14 - Yusen Logistics Deutschland GmbH has announced that it is expanding its facility in Duisburg, Germany by 26,000 sq m. more details..

ISS Australia acquires Christy & Griffin

Published on: 06 Jan 14 - Inchcape Shipping Services has announced the acquisition of Christy & Griffin, a marine surveying and consultancy business in New South Wales... more details..

Yusen Logistics expands warehousing in Russia

Published on: 02 Jan 14 - Yusen Logistics has announced that it will open a 24,000 sq m warehouse in Pokrov, a suburb of Moscow, Russia. more details..

Vileda renews UK contract with CEVA

Published on: 02 Jan 14 - CEVA Logistics has announced that it has secured a five year, multi million euro contract renewal with Vileda. more details..

Goodman Group begins work on a 100,000 sq m distribution centre

Published on: 02 Jan 14 - Goodman Group has announced that it will open a new 100,000 sq m distribution centre in Wujiang, Jiangsu Province, China. more details..

Linfox wins contract with Australian Defence Force

Published on: 02 Jan 14 - Linfox has been awarded a contract to provide the Australian Defence Force with warehousing and distribution services. more details..

Goodman acquires over 70,000 sq m of logistics space in Germany

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - Goodman Group has announced the acquisition of two German logistics assets for €45.95m as part of its joint venture with Chambers Street... more details..

Yamaha Motor Europe outsources warehousing to Yusen Logistics

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - Yamaha Motor Europe and Yusen Logistics Benelux announced that they have signed a cooperative contract for European spare parts distribution. more details..

Amazon affected by strike in Germany

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - Reports have surfaced of strike action by some 1,000 of Amazon’s employees in Germany, sources claim that these strikes are the result of a... more details..

DB Schenker leases 24,000 sq m warehouse

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - DB Schenker has announced that it will lease a 24,000 sq m warehousing and distribution centre at Arendal, Norway. more details..

Atlas Air Worldwide announces contract with BST Logistics

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - Atlas Air Worldwide has announced that its Atlas Air unit has entered into a contract with BST Logistics Limited, to provide a Boeing 747-8... more details..

CEVA opens multi user warehouse facility in Australia

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - CEVA Logistics has announced the opening of its new 56,000 sq m multi user warehouse complex at Berrinba, Queensland, Australia, as part of the... more details..

Global Logistic Properties pre-leases 35,000 sq m to Haier Logistics

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - Global Logistic Properties Limited announced that it has signed a pre-lease agreement with Qingdao Haier Logistics for 35,000 sq m of warehousing at... more details..

Toll Group secures CCA contracts

Published on: 19 Dec 13 - Toll Group, has secured contracts with Coca-Cola Amatil to provide a range of transportation services across Australia worth AU$380m over five years. more details..

Suttons strengthens North American team

Published on: 18 Dec 13 - Suttons Group has announced the appointment of Greg O’Shea as Regional Director Americas. more details..

Crowley’s Puerto Rico warehouse designated as Foreign Trade Zone

Published on: 18 Dec 13 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has announced that its Puerto Rico warehousing and distribution center has been reclassified to Foreign Trade Zone... more details..

United Road Services acquires Waggoners’ auto transport division

Published on: 17 Dec 13 - In partnership with its owner, Charlesbank Capital Partners and investors, United Road Services has announced the acquisition of the Auto Transport... more details..

CEVA doubles warehousing capacity in Leipzig

Published on: 17 Dec 13 - CEVA Logistics has commissioned a new mezzanine at its healthcare regional distribution centre in Leipzig, Germany, bringing capacity at the... more details..

GEFCO expands in Poland and the Czech Republic

Published on: 12 Dec 13 - GEFCO has announced that it is opening a new logistics platform in the Czech Republic and a new depot in Poland; both developments are designed to... more details..

Yusen Logistics opens second warehouse in Russia

Published on: 12 Dec 13 - Yusen Logistics has announced that it will open a 24,000 sq m warehouse in Pokrov, Moscow, Russia. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands warehouse in Belgium

Published on: 12 Dec 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced the opening of an extension to its logistics centre in Geel, Belgium. The additional space brings the total capacity... more details..

DB Schenker launches new intermodal service between Germany and Italy

Published on: 12 Dec 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced the launch of a new direct rail connection between Rostock, Germany, and Domodossola, Italy. more details..

Kerry Logistics outlines proposed listing on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Published on: 12 Dec 13 - Kerry Logistics has announced the details of its proposed listing on the main board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong. more details..

Schenker of Canada named official logistics supplier of 2015 Pan American Games

Published on: 11 Dec 13 - DB Schenker announced that it has been named the Official Logistics Supplier of the Pan American and Parapan American Games. more details..

Port Of Los Angeles renews WWL Vehicle Services Americas’ long-term lease

Published on: 11 Dec 13 - The Port of Los Angeles has renewed its long-term lease with WWL Vehicle Services Americas to operate its 91-acre automotive processing terminal for... more details..

APL Logistics strengthens US network

Published on: 11 Dec 13 - APL Logistics has opened a new customs brokerage office in Laredo, Texas, US. more details..

UPS Canada expands cold chain facility at healthcare campus

Published on: 11 Dec 13 - UPS Canada officially has announced the opening of its expanded cold chain healthcare facility in Burlington, Canada, bringing the total capacity of... more details..

UTi Worldwide reports decline in third quarter results

Published on: 11 Dec 13 - UTi Worldwide has reported financial results third quarter ended October 31, 2013, recording declining revenues, net revenues and profits. more details..

XPO Logistics to acquire NLM

Published on: 11 Dec 13 - XPO Logistics announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Landstar System to acquire NLM, a provider of web-based expedited... more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints new global Chief Information Officer

Published on: 10 Dec 13 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Dean Devasia as Global Chief Information Officer. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel awarded contract by Terex Aerial

Published on: 10 Dec 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced that it has been awarded a contract by Terex Aerial Work Platforms to provide global transportation management and... more details..

Skechers upgrades European distribution centre

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - Skechers USA has announced a major investment and technology upgrade to its European distribution centre in Liège, Belgium, to be implemented in... more details..

SNCB Logistics adopts new freight planning software

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - SNCB Logistics has selected Quintiq to implement ‘IRON’, a software planning solution, for its freight operations. more details..

Selex ES signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Poste Italiane and Russian Post

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - Selex ES announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Poste Italiane and Russian Post. The agreement is for industrial and... more details..

DB Schenker unveiled as logistics provider for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - Glasgow 2014 has unveiled DB Schenker as the official logistics provider for the Commonwealth Games. more details..

Nippon Express to expand presence in Cambodia

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - Nippon Express has announced plans to establish a new subsidiary in Cambodia which will be operational in January 2014. more details..

GLP extends cooperation with COFCO to lease 30,000 sq m in China

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - Global Logistic Properties has signed a 30,000 sq m lease agreement with B2C e-commerce platform, Womai.com. more details..

Fiege wins Bosch contract in China

Published on: 05 Dec 13 - Fiege China has announced that it is now providing logistics services to Bosch Automotive Diesel Systems' in Wuxi, China. more details..

uShip appoints Dick Metzler as Chief Marketing Officer

Published on: 04 Dec 13 - uShip has announced that shipping industry veteran Dick Metzler has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer, bringing with him 25 years of... more details..

Panama Canal registers record grain cargo transits

Published on: 04 Dec 13 - The Panama Canal is experiencing a strong grain shipping season with dry bulkers registering record grain cargoes during October and November. more details..

APL brings first shipment of ‘cold-treated’ grapes from Peru to Miami

Published on: 04 Dec 13 - APL Logistics has announced the successful shipment of the first cargo of Peruvian grapes to Miami, US. Clearing local pest control import... more details..

Grand Power Logistics reports financial results for Q3 2013

Published on: 03 Dec 13 - Grand Power Logistics has announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2013, reporting a decrease in revenues to $14.29m and a contrasting... more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints head for industrial projects division in Asia

Published on: 03 Dec 13 - SNCF Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Igor Muñiz as Competence Head for Industrial Projects in South East Asia and the Pacific. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle invests in 153 new trailers to support Carlsberg contract

Published on: 03 Dec 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced that it is investing in 153 new trailers in order to serve its contract with Carlsberg. more details..

DHL to open £100m logistics hub at Manchester's Airport City

Published on: 03 Dec 13 - DHL Express has announced that it will open a new £100m logistics hub at Manchester’s new Airport City. more details..

Ingram Micro acquire Shipwire

Published on: 02 Dec 13 - Ingram Micro has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Shipwire Inc., a provider of global fulfilment services for... more details..

Penske Logistics selected to manage Ducati’s logistics operation in Brazil

Published on: 28 Nov 13 - Penske Logistics announced that it has entered into a partnership with Ducati, an Italian motorcycle brand, to manage the company’s logistics... more details..

Yusen Logistics launch Cambodia-Osaka service

Published on: 28 Nov 13 - Yusen Logistics has announced the addition of a weekly service, from Cambodia to Osaka, to its Asian LCL network. more details..

China Shipping Container Lines sells US$111m in non-core assets

Published on: 28 Nov 13 - China Shipping Group's unit, China Shipping Container Lines, has announced that it will sell two wholly-owned subsidiaries valued at $111m to make... more details..

Global Logistic Properties leases 13,000 sq m warehouse to Geodis

Published on: 28 Nov 13 - GLP leases a 13,000 sq m warehouse to Geodis at GLP Park Suzhou, China. more details..

Dachser establishes joint venture in Indonesia

Published on: 28 Nov 13 - Dachser announced that it has formed a joint venture in Indonesia, PT Dachser Indonesia. The new company offers services ranging from air and sea... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands US operations in Atlanta

Published on: 27 Nov 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced the opening of a new logistics center in Atlanta, US. The location will serve as an integrated global logistics gateway... more details..

Erin Fetherston to begin shipping to Canada with i-parcel

Published on: 27 Nov 13 - i-parcel LLC announced that erinfetherston.com has entered into an agreement to use i-parcel’s Cloud technology to manage its online sales. more details..

GENCO develops hospital logistics capabilities

Published on: 27 Nov 13 - GENCO announced that it has entered into a partnership with TECSYS, a warehouse management and supply chain solutions software company. The software... more details..

JF Hillebrand acquires Satellite Logistics Group

Published on: 27 Nov 13 - JF Hillebrand Group AG announced that it has acquired Satellite Logistics Group, a supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry. more details..

InPost expands UK network

Published on: 26 Nov 13 - InPost UK, a provider of automatic, 24/7 parcel collection locker facilities, has announced that it now has more than 500 locations across the... more details..

China Cargo Airlines and Jan de Rijk Logistics form partnership

Published on: 26 Nov 13 - Jan de Rijk Logistics and China Cargo Airlines have announced the use of the rail link between Venlo, the Netherlands and Milan, Italy, to transfer... more details..

Taxation hits Swiss Post's profits in nine month results

Published on: 26 Nov 13 - Swiss Post has announced its financial results for the first nine months of 2013, reporting a rise in EBIT to CHF769m, although the company also... more details..

Yusen and Imperial Health launch African temperature controlled service

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - Imperial Health Sciences and Yusen Logistics have announced the launch of a temperature controlled sea freight consolidation service for... more details..

Goodman to develop fulfilment centre for Amazon in Poland

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - Goodman has announced that it will develop a 95,000 sq m fulfilment centre for Amazon in Wrocław, Poland. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new terminal in the Czech Republic

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - DB Schenker Logistics announced that it has opened a new terminal at the business park in Rudna, Czech Republic. The facility will serve as the... more details..

CEVA wins €30m contract extension with Daikin Europe

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - CEVA Logistics has announced a three year contract worth more than €30m with Daikin Europe, the European arm of Japanese Daikin Industries Ltd., for... more details..

Hong Kong Airport records HK$3.2bn half year profit

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - Hong Kong International Airport has reported half year profits of HK3.2bn, representing an increase of 17.0% year-on-year. more details..

Changi reports 1.8% increase in cargo volumes

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - Singapore Changi Airport handled 157,400 tonnes of cargo in October 2013, an increase of 1.8% compared to the same period in 2012. more details..

China Resources Enterprise report nine month financial results

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - China Resources Enterprise has reported its financial results for the first nine months of 2013. Consolidated turnover increased by 14.5% to... more details..

Global Logistic Properties launches $3bn China logistics fund

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - Global Logistic Properties has announced that it is launching a $3bn China-focused logistics infrastructure fund in cooperation with six partners. more details..

CEVA breaks ground for new multi-user warehouse in Malaysia

Published on: 21 Nov 13 - CEVA Logistics has announced the expansion of its footprint in Malaysia following the ground breaking ceremony of its third distribution centre in the... more details..

GAC‘s new Louisiana office reinforces Gulf coast offshore support

Published on: 20 Nov 13 - GAC announced that it has opened a new office in Galliano, Louisiana, USA, in response to the increase of offshore oil & gas activity in the region. more details..

Goodman expands Zalando’s Mönchengladbach logistics centre by 56,000 sq m

Published on: 19 Nov 13 - Goodman has announced that it is expanding Zalando’s logistics centre at Regiopark in Mönchengladbach to a total space of 134,000 sq m. more details..

C.H. Robinson Enters Swiss Market

Published on: 19 Nov 13 - C.H. Robinson has announced that it is expanding its presence in Europe by opening a new office in Basel, Switzerland. more details..

DHL unveils new logistics hub in Tanjung Pelepas

Published on: 19 Nov 13 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced the opening of its new 160,000 sq ft hub facility in Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia. more details..

ON Semiconductor expand logistics capabilities in Japan with DHL

Published on: 14 Nov 13 - ON Semiconductor announced that it has opened a new global distribution hub located in Narita, Japan, in partnership with DHL. more details..

Air China Cargo adopts Unisys Logistics Management System

Published on: 14 Nov 13 - Unisys Corporation announced that Air China Cargo has successfully transitioned to the Unisys Logistics Management System, delivered by Unisys... more details..

NOL reports third quarter profit of $20m

Published on: 14 Nov 13 - NOL Group has reported net profits of $20m for the third quarter of 2013, down from the $50m recorded in Q3 2012. more details..

UPS provides support to Philippines

Published on: 14 Nov 13 - UPS has announced a US$1m pledge to support the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan. more details..

CEVA rolls out advanced aerospace area at new logistics centre in Singapore

Published on: 14 Nov 13 - CEVA Logistics announced that it has opened a new aerospace storage area at its recently opened Logistics Centre in Singapore. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics awarded warehousing contract by Neste Oil

Published on: 14 Nov 13 - DB Schenker announced that it has been awarded a storage and distribution contract from Neste Oil, a refining and marketing company focused on... more details..

Canada Post and GoECart launch new e-commerce collaboration

Published on: 13 Nov 13 - Canada Post has announced a new collaboration with GoECart, a provider of e-commerce solutions, to improve the online shopping experience for... more details..

Crane Worldwide Logistics adds leadership to the global compliance team

Published on: 13 Nov 13 - Crane Worldwide Logistics has announced the addition of Cedrick Young and Harry Gerritsen to Crane Worldwide’s global compliance team. more details..

CEVA announces new contract with Terex in Brazil

Published on: 13 Nov 13 - CEVA Logistics has announced a three year contract to provide logistics services for Terex, a global manufacturer of lifting and material handling... more details..

Yusen Logistics’ spotlight on transatlantic airfreight

Published on: 13 Nov 13 - Yusen Logistics has confirmed further expansion of its transatlantic airfreight service. more details..

Arkansas Best Corporation announces an increase in revenues and income in Q3 results

Published on: 13 Nov 13 - Arkansas Best has reported a third quarter 2013 rise in revenue to $623.4m, with net income also up to $14.0m. more details..

DSV Solutions to operate US warehousing and distribution contract for BoConcept

Published on: 13 Nov 13 - DSV Solutions announced that it has been awarded a long-term contract to operate warehousing and distribution activities in the United States for... more details..

The WACO System grows African membership

Published on: 12 Nov 13 - The WACO System has announced an increase in its membership by two as part of its expansion into emerging markets. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle improves delivery window for Premdor with a new contract

Published on: 12 Nov 13 - Norbert Dentressangle announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract renewal with Premdor UK, a manufacturer and distributor of internal and... more details..

Kerry Logistics to work with ASOS in China

Published on: 08 Nov 13 - Kerry Logistics has announced a major contract with ASOS to support the online fashion and beauty retailer’s push into the Chinese market. more details..

Global PMI rises to near two-and-a-half year high

Published on: 08 Nov 13 - October PMI data from across the world signalled that the global manufacturing sector maintained its modest recovery at the start of the final... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics expands its temperature monitoring services

Published on: 08 Nov 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has improved its temperature monitoring services in global freight transport, with two additional products specially designed... more details..

DHL encouraged by manufacturers utilising postponement concept

Published on: 08 Nov 13 - DHL Supply Chain has suggested that manufacturers could significantly reduce costs by manufacturing generic products and then utilising a third... more details..

Flextronics to support HP in Brazil

Published on: 07 Nov 13 - Flextronics is set to provide end-to-end supply chain support for HP's printing and personal systems group business in Brazil. more details..

Transforce to acquire Clarke's transport business

Published on: 07 Nov 13 - Clarke Inc. has entered into an agreement to sell its freight transport business segments to Transforce. more details..

Penske Logistics selects JDA’s warehouse and labor management software

Published on: 07 Nov 13 - Penske Logistics selects JDA’s Warehouse Management and Warehouse Labor Management solutions for use on a global basis. more details..

XPO Logistics announces third quarter results 2013

Published on: 07 Nov 13 - XPO Logistics has announced financial results for the third quarter of 2013 and reaffirms its full year outlook. more details..

Webgistix expands fulfillment network to service growing demand in e-commerce

Published on: 07 Nov 13 - To service growing demand by e-commerce retailers Webgistix is expanding its fulfillment network, with a new facility in Pennsylvania and an expansion... more details..

Jan De Rijk and C.A.L Cargo Air Lines sign new agreement

Published on: 06 Nov 13 - Jan De Rijk Logistics has signed a contract with C.A.L Cargo Air Lines to provide feeder trucking services to and from Liege airport. more details..

Dubai Exports renews partnership with BDP

Published on: 06 Nov 13 - BDP continues its partnership with Dubai Exports for a further 12 months. more details..

DHL opens new terminal at Budapest Airport

Published on: 06 Nov 13 - The new terminal is designed to help DHL to accommodate the predicted growth in Hungary and will therefore occupy an area of 17,000 sq m. more details..

Asciano acquires Mountain Industries

Published on: 06 Nov 13 - Asciano Limited has expanded its east coast operations with the acquisition of Newcastle-based integrated logistics company Mountain Industries Pty... more details..

U-Freight signs deal with China Air Express

Published on: 06 Nov 13 - The U-Freight Group has announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with China Air Express Co Ltd which will focus on B2B... more details..

RoadOne appoints new Norfolk Terminal Manager

Published on: 05 Nov 13 - RoadOne IntermodaLogistics appoints Rick Longerbeam as Terminal Manager for its Norfolk, Virginia location. more details..

Logwin Group with improved result after three quarters

Published on: 04 Nov 13 - The Logwin Group has announced total revenues of €932.4m for the first nine months of the 2013 financial year, a fall from the figure for the... more details..

Nissan renews with Yusen Logistics

Published on: 04 Nov 13 - Yusen Logistics has secured a major contract renewal with Nissan Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd. more details..

IMTA welcomes facilities at London Gateway

Published on: 04 Nov 13 - London Gateway opens a new deep-sea port logistics park, for meat and poultry imports into the UK, with 200,000 sq ft of advanced Border Inspection... more details..

NOL reports ‘encouraging’ Q3 results

Published on: 04 Nov 13 - Despite a tough operating environment, NOL has reported ‘encouraging’ results from its business units for Q3 2013. more details..

DB Schenker announces a new Swiss logistics hub

Published on: 04 Nov 13 - DB Schenker has announced that it is building a new logistics centre in Pfungen near Zurich, Switzerland. more details..

Aramex announces growth in the Q3 2013

Published on: 01 Nov 13 - Aramex has reported a 9% increase in revenues for Q3 2013, an increase which has been attributed to the company’s progress in developing markets. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens multi-customer facility in Kenya

Published on: 01 Nov 13 - DB Schenker has announced the opening of a new multi-customer facility in Kenya. From the location the company will serve customers from a range of... more details..

Ingram Micro acquires e-commerce business Shipwire

Published on: 31 Oct 13 - Ingram Micro has announced the expansion of its capabilities into e-commerce with the acquisition of fulfilment services provider, Shipwire. more details..

Port of Cleveland announces express ocean freight service to Europe

Published on: 31 Oct 13 - The Port of Cleveland has announced plans for the ‘Cleveland-Europe Express’, to begin operations in April, which will utilise the Saint... more details..

Echo Global Logistics reports Q3 results

Published on: 31 Oct 13 - Echo Global Logistics has reported that its improved financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2013, were drive by organic growth. more details..

Con-way reports Q3 results

Published on: 31 Oct 13 - Con-way Inc. reported its Q3 2013 results, noting mixed revenue results for its business segments. more details..

CEVA opens ‘Center of Logistics Excellence’ in Singapore

Published on: 30 Oct 13 - CEVA has announced that it plans to open its first ‘Center of Logistics Excellence’ in Asia Pacific. The company launched the concept in the... more details..

Tigers acquires Supply-LINQ

Published on: 30 Oct 13 - Hong Kong-based Tigers Ltd. has announced the acquisition of Australia-based 3PL, Supply-LINQ. more details..

Hitachi Transport System establishes Indonesian subsidiary

Published on: 30 Oct 13 - Hitachi Transport System has established an Indonesian subsidiary located in Jakarta, PT.Hitachi Transport System Indonesia. more details..

Goodman announces multiple developments across Asia Pacific region

Published on: 30 Oct 13 - Goodman has announced that it is to build a 33,000 sq m build-to-suit distribution centre for BMW in China. In addition it signed its first... more details..

Suttons expands its business in China

Published on: 29 Oct 13 - Suttons Group has completed the acquisition of Chinese transport company, Han Chi Logistics Co. Ltd. more details..

SCL Group to acquire KFS

Published on: 29 Oct 13 - SCL Group has announced plans to acquire the Texas-based logistics company, KFS Inc. more details..

Incheon International Airport positions itself as a logistics hub

Published on: 28 Oct 13 - Construction has begun at Incheon International Airport at the Free Trade Zone in the airport to build Johnson Matthey Catalysts’ Asian logistics... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle increases revenues by 2% to €2.96bn

Published on: 25 Oct 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced revenues of €2.96bn for the first nine months of 2013, an increase of 2% year-on-year on a reported basis and... more details..

Transplace expands TransMATCH co-shipping program

Published on: 24 Oct 13 - Transplace has announced the expansion of its TransMATCH co-shipping service. more details..

BNSF opens new Kansas City intermodal facility

Published on: 24 Oct 13 - BNSF Railway has opened its new Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC) intermodal facility in Edgerton, Kansas. more details..

Geodis Wilson is growing its network in the Middle East

Published on: 23 Oct 13 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Sascha Geiken as new Cluster Managing Director for the Middle East as it continues to grow its... more details..

DB Schenker to add 30 Shared Logistics Centers

Published on: 23 Oct 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced plans to open more than 30 Shared Logistics Centres (SLC) worldwide in the next five years. more details..

HKIA reports cargo declines in September

Published on: 23 Oct 13 - Hong Kong International Airport has once more increased its monthly passenger volume and flight movements for September 2013. Its cargo volumes... more details..

Yangshan Deepwater Port improves capabilities

Published on: 23 Oct 13 - The Shanghai International Port Group has reported that Yangshan Deepwater Port can now accommodate vessels by two-way navigation. more details..

Global Logistic Properties announces multiple leases in China

Published on: 23 Oct 13 - Global Logistic Properties has announced new leases totalling 80,000 sq m in China with retailers and 3PL businesses. more details..

Preferred Freezer expands presence in China

Published on: 23 Oct 13 - Preferred Freezer Services has expanded its presence in China by entering into a joint venture with Sinotrans, Yang Ming and the Yida Group. more details..

Co-operative signs three-year deal with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 21 Oct 13 - The Co-operative Group has awarded Norbert Dentressangle a three year contract to handle its UK tray washing operations, for its own fleet of... more details..

Bucher Emhart Glass selects Kuehne + Nagel

Published on: 21 Oct 13 - Bucher Emhart Glass has selected Kuehne + Nagel to be the warehouse partner for its Parts Distribution Center. more details..

DHL and BP sign global agreement for upstream logistics

Published on: 21 Oct 13 - DHL has announced it will provide inbound freight forwarding services to support BP's global upstream operations and major capital projects. more details..

Hellmann announces new Senior Vice President for Global Business

Published on: 18 Oct 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has appointed a new Senior Vice President, Head of Global Business Development. more details..

Yusen to open new warehouse in Indonesia

Published on: 18 Oct 13 - In February 2014, Yusen Logistics will open a new warehouse in Indonesia with an area of approximately 16,700 sq m. more details..

Rotterdam receives LNG boost

Published on: 18 Oct 13 - The Port of Rotterdam Authority has announced that the European Union is now supporting the development of a Rotterdam LNG hub. more details..

GEFCO announces new subsidiary in Croatia

Published on: 18 Oct 13 - The GEFCO Group has announced it is opening up a new subsidiary in Zagreb, Croatia. more details..

Newgistics opens three new e-commerce facilities

Published on: 17 Oct 13 - Newgistics, a provider of e-commerce solutions and services, has announced it is opening three new facilities in Kentucky, California, and Illinois more details..

Transplace continues focus on chemical expansion

Published on: 17 Oct 13 - Transplace has announced the appointment of Warren Hoppmeyer as senior director, sales, for the chemical division. more details..

Tommy Mølgaard appointed CFO for Damco

Published on: 16 Oct 13 - Damco has announced the appointment of Tommy Mølgaard as the company’s Global Chief Financial Officer. more details..

GLP leases 17,000 sq m to leading sports company in Tokyo

Published on: 16 Oct 13 - Global Logistic Properties (GLP) has signed a new lease agreement for 17,000 sq m at GLP Okegawa in Greater Tokyo with a leading manufacturer and... more details..

JAS-Forwarding Korea to open a warehouse in Incheon Airport

Published on: 16 Oct 13 - JAS-Forwarding Korea, the global integrated logistics specialist, has opened a new distribution complex at Incheon Airport. more details..

Crane Worldwide Logistics opens new office in Singapore

Published on: 16 Oct 13 - Crane Worldwide Logistics, a full-service air, ocean, trucking, customs brokerage and logistics company, has moved into a new office in Singapore. more details..

CaroTrans adds Fiji to Transpacific service

Published on: 16 Oct 13 - CaroTrans, a global NVOCC and ocean freight consolidator, has announced a direct LCL export service from Los Angeles to Suva, Fiji, with a 12 day... more details..

Dachser increases stake in Oy Waco Logistics Finland

Published on: 14 Oct 13 - Dachser has increased its stake in Oy Waco Logistics Finland to acquire a majority interest. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel inaugurates regional control centre in Singapore

Published on: 14 Oct 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has inaugurated a control centre for integrated logistics in Singapore in an effort to enhance its end-to-end logistics offering and... more details..

DB Schenker logistics centre to launch operations in November

Published on: 11 Oct 13 - DB Schenker's newest logistics centre in the Netherlands is set to begin operations in November 2013. more details..

UPS launches guaranteed standard service to Mexico

Published on: 10 Oct 13 - UPS has announced the launch of UPS Standard to Mexico, a general service offering that provides customers with a guaranteed economical option for... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle wins Toolbank contract

Published on: 09 Oct 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has won a new contract with Toolbank, a European distributor of hand and power tools. more details..

DSV Air & Sea launches DSV Fresh in the UK

Published on: 09 Oct 13 - DSV Air & Sea UK has launched DSV Fresh, an international distribution service dedicated to perishable products. more details..

DHL prepares Armenia for emergencies

Published on: 09 Oct 13 - Deutsche Post DHL has announced it is taking its GARD programme to the Zvartnots international airport in the Armenian capital of Yerevan and the... more details..

Mainfreight expands Australian network

Published on: 09 Oct 13 - Mainfreight has announced plans to invest AU$50m in its network across Australia. more details..

Khazanah partners with Huawei

Published on: 09 Oct 13 - Khazanah Nasional has partnered with Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) to establish the Huawei Regional Data Hosting and Logistics Centre in Nusajaya... more details..

Marken announces new Vice President Asia Pacific

Published on: 08 Oct 13 - Marken has announced the appointment of Michael Culme-Seymour to a new position as Vice President, Asia Pacific Region, effective October 14, 2013. more details..

Goodman appoints new Director Germany

Published on: 08 Oct 13 - Goodman has appointed Jordan Corynen as Director Germany as it attempts to enhance its opportunities for growth in the country. more details..

Menlo Worldwide increases capacity in Australia

Published on: 07 Oct 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has announced the addition of a new multi-client warehouse and office facility just outside of Brisbane, Australia in... more details..

Yusen Logistics establishes Cambodian subsidiary

Published on: 07 Oct 13 - Yusen Logistics announced that it has established a national subsidiary in Cambodia which will commence operations on November 1, 2013. more details..

SEKO launches new omni-channel logistics division

Published on: 07 Oct 13 - SEKO Logistics has launched a new integrated e-commerce and logistics division with the aim of fast tracking traditional ‘bricks and mortar’... more details..

Panalpina increases customer focus with new region and CCO

Published on: 07 Oct 13 - Panalpina has announced it is realigning its regional setup and has also appointed a Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). more details..

DSV Road launches online Quote & Book portal

Published on: 04 Oct 13 - DSV Road has launched an online Quote & Book portal to deliver an instant response to UK customers seeking a spot price. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics establishes domestic land transport network in Turkey

Published on: 04 Oct 13 - DB Schenker Logistics’ national subsidiary in Turkey is establishing its own domestic network for procurement and distribution. more details..

CEVA partners with TOWER to launch new solution for the pharmaceutical market

Published on: 04 Oct 13 - CEVA and TOWER Cold Chain Solutions have announced the launch of a new solution for shipping temperature sensitive pharmaceutical products. more details..

Vitran to sell US LTL business

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - Vitran has announced that it has entered an agreement to sell its US LTL business to a company owned by Matthew Moroun. more details..

Grupo TMM announces sale of Land Transportation operations

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - Grupo TMM has announced that it has completed the sale of its trucking and auto hauling assets and operations. more details..

OIA Global acquires U.S. Worldwide Logistics

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - OIA Global has acquired Kentucky-based provider of domestic and international freight forwarding, and warehousing and distribution services, U.S... more details..

Kane Is Able expands Atlanta operations

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - Kane Is Able, the 3PL provider, has announced plans to expand its transportation and distribution services into the south-eastern United States. more details..

UPS introduces new service levels for ‘Temperature True’

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - UPS has announced new service levels for managing its range of temperature-sensitive healthcare products. more details..

GENCO to manage truckload transportation procurement event

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - GENCO has been selected by Shopko to manage a transportation network procurement event where it will direct the company’s inbound and outbound... more details..

Radiant Logistics acquires On Time Express

Published on: 03 Oct 13 - Radiant Logistics has acquired On Time Express, a Phoenix, Arizona-based, privately held company that offers customized time critical domestic and... more details..

ENOC and Agility subsidiary create new petro-chemical joint venture

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) has joined hands with Tristar Transport to set up a new joint venture in Saudi Arabia focused on logistics... more details..

Yusen Logistics opens new office in South Africa

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - Yusen Logistics has announced the opening of a new representative office in Johannesburg, South Africa. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel receives new certification in Singapore

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - Kuehne + Nagel Singapore has recently received ISO13485:2003 certification for its medical devices hub located at the Airport Logistics Park of... more details..

CEVA signs a new three year contract with Michelin

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - CEVA has announced a new three-year agreement with Michelin to manage its tyre warehouse located in Valladolid, Spain. more details..

Vehnet partners with IRCL (India)

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - Vehnet has partnered with IRCL (India) to launch a package of automotive transportation, yard and workshop management solutions in India. more details..

Air Logistics Sdn Bhd opens office in Brunei

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - Air Logistics Sdn Bhd has opened its office in Brunei Darussalam and has secured the long-term contract of the management of Royal Brunei Airlines air... more details..

Choice Logistics develops time-critical services

Published on: 02 Oct 13 - Choice Logistics has developed its time-critical services in Japan to support the movement of high-value, high-tech spare parts across the Asia... more details..

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics acquires SRO Manufacturing division

Published on: 01 Oct 13 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics has acquired the SRO Group Vehicle Manufacturing Division to enhance its technical services offerings in Australia. more details..

A.R.T. Logistics partners with CargoWise

Published on: 30 Sep 13 - A.R.T. Logistics, a project logistics provider focused on Central Asia, Russia and the CIS, has signed a contract with CargoWise to implement its... more details..

Logwin expands in Jakarta

Published on: 30 Sep 13 - Logwin AG has further expanded its location in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta by moving into a self-contained warehouse at Soekarno Hatta Airport. more details..

VTG and Kuehne + Nagel create Europe's largest private rail logistics provider

Published on: 30 Sep 13 - VTG Aktiengesellschaft, a European wagon hire and rail logistics company, and Kuehne + Nagel have signed an agreement to merge certain rail... more details..

Pall-Ex Polska opens for business

Published on: 27 Sep 13 - Pall-Ex has launched its fifth continental network for palletised freight in Poland. It is also its second network in Central Eastern Europe. more details..

Geodis Wilson wins long-term contract with Caracal Energy

Published on: 27 Sep 13 - The Industrial Projects division of Geodis Wilson has secured a new three-year, €34m contract with Caracal Energy, an international player in the... more details..

UTi Worldwide expands multi-client warehousing in Chicago area

Published on: 27 Sep 13 - UTi Worldwide has expanded its warehousing capabilities in Chicago for companies requiring warehousing and distribution without the need for a... more details..

DB Schenker is expanding its contract logistics business in Japan

Published on: 27 Sep 13 - DB Schenker has opened a new logistics centre in Baraki, Japan, located 25 km from central Tokyo. more details..

DHL Freight opens new parcel hub in the Czech Republic

Published on: 27 Sep 13 - Professional Parcel Logistics (PPL), a fully-owned subsidiary of DHL Freight, has opened its new parcel hub in the Czech Republic. more details..

BNSF plans $145m capital program in Illinois

Published on: 26 Sep 13 - BNSF Railway Company has announced that it plans to invest an estimated $145m on maintenance and rail capacity expansion projects in Illinois this... more details..

Penske Logistics expands in Mexico

Published on: 26 Sep 13 - Penske Logistics has announced the appointment of Michael Casidy to the newly created position of Managing Director of Mexico. more details..

US and Sub-Saharan Africa will see increased trade growth, says DHL

Published on: 26 Sep 13 - DHL Express believes that trade between the US and Sub-Saharan Africa is set for continued growth, as both regions build upon the recent US... more details..

P&G renews contract with GT Nexus

Published on: 26 Sep 13 - GT Nexus has announced that Procter & Gamble (P&G) has renewed and expanded its contract for global supply chain management technology and services. more details..

Gebrüder Weiss opens new logistics centre in Tbilisi

Published on: 25 Sep 13 - Gebrüder Weiss has opened a new logistics facility in the Georgian capital Tbilisi to provide overland groupage services connecting Europe and the... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel introduces solution for aircraft engine logistics

Published on: 25 Sep 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has launched KN EngineChain, an innovative end-to-end supply chain solution designed specifically for aircraft engines logistics. more details..

Investments pay dividends for DB Schenker Logistics in Belgium

Published on: 25 Sep 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it is reaping the benefits of its investment programme at its customised FMCG warehouse in Willebroek, Belgium. more details..

Global Logistic Properties develop distribution centre for Vipshop

Published on: 25 Sep 13 - GLP has signed an agreement with Vipshop, an e-commerce company in China, to develop 130,000 sq m of build-to-suit facilities. more details..

Logwin appoints Tomas Sonntag as a member of its Executive Committee

Published on: 24 Sep 13 - The Board of Directors of Logwin AG has appointed Tomas Sonntag as a member of the company's Executive Committee with effect from January 1, 2014. more details..

DHL expands document sorting capabilities at Leipzig hub

Published on: 23 Sep 13 - DHL Express has announced that it will expand the document sorting capabilities at its main European hub in Leipzig, Germany. more details..

Highways Agency renews with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 23 Sep 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced that it has renewed its contract with the UK’s Highways Agency until 2015. more details..

OIA Global expands European presence through acquisition

Published on: 20 Sep 13 - OIA Global announced that it has purchased majority control of Bellville International, a global provider of freight forwarding and logistics services... more details..

UPS finds healthcare executives reaching for new markets

Published on: 20 Sep 13 - UPS’s annual healthcare study, “Pain in the (Supply) Chain”, has revealed that 78% of the global healthcare executives surveyed will enter new... more details..

Brazil’s Vale to sell stake in logistics company for R$2.7bn

Published on: 19 Sep 13 - Brazilian mining company, Vale has announced it is selling a considerable amount of shares in its logistics subsidiary VLI to two new stakeholders. more details..

RoadOne IntermodaLogistics expands nationwide intermodal network

Published on: 19 Sep 13 - RoadOne IntermodaLogistics has announced the acquisition of US Intermodal, an intermodal trucking and drayage business. The company purchased US... more details..

Roadrunner acquires YES Trans

Published on: 19 Sep 13 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of YES Trans (YES), a refrigerated truckload... more details..

Clipper support Claire's e-commerce launch

Published on: 18 Sep 13 - Clipper has been appointed to provide an online fulfilment solution for Claire’s, the jewellery, accessories and beauty products retailer. more details..

SEGRO acquires logistics space in the UK for £30m

Published on: 18 Sep 13 - SEGRO announced that it has completed the acquisition of a logistics warehouse from the Gemini (Propinvest) portfolio for £30m. more details..

DHL Global Forwarding appoints new CEO in India

Published on: 18 Sep 13 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced the appointment of Samar Nath as Chief Executive Officer and Country Manager for its Indian operations... more details..

GLP signs long-term lease with DHL Supply Chain China

Published on: 18 Sep 13 - Global Logistic Properties Ltd. has signed a long-term lease for 26,000 sq m with DHL Supply Chain China at GLP Park Beijing Capital Airport. more details..

Keppel begins work for 33 ha cold chain logistics park

Published on: 18 Sep 13 - Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation Ltd and partners have begun work for their joint venture project, Keppel Wanjiang International Cold... more details..

Okinawa Prefectural Government to build logistics centre

Published on: 18 Sep 13 - The Okinawa Prefectural Government has announced plans to build a logistics centre in Naha by February 2015. more details..

Global Logistic Properties pre-leases 22,000 sq m in China

Published on: 16 Sep 13 - Global Logistic Properties has pre-leased 22,000 sq m to e-commerce business, Yixun.com in China. more details..

Greencarrier rebrands subsidiary

Published on: 16 Sep 13 - Greencarrier has rebranded its subsidiary, Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics AS, to Greencarrier Shipping & Logistics. more details..

time:matters partners with Deutsche Bahn

Published on: 16 Sep 13 - time:matters, the express logistics firm, has launched a new rail service out of Germany to Amsterdam, in partnership with Deutsche Bahn. more details..

Clipper support Claire's e-commerce launch

Published on: 13 Sep 13 - Clipper has been appointed to provide e-commerce fulfilment solutions for Claire’s across the UK and Europe. more details..

DHL wins £24m, 10 year contract with Gatwick Airport

Published on: 13 Sep 13 - DHL has won a 10 year contract with Gatwick Airport Limited to manage inbound deliveries through its new logistics and consolidation facility. more details..

Roadrunner acquires G.W. Palmer Logistics

Published on: 12 Sep 13 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc. has announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding equity of G.W. Palmer Logistics LLC, a non-asset... more details..

Yusen Logistics establishes sales offices in Jaipur

Published on: 11 Sep 13 - Yusen Logistics (India) Ltd. has established a sales office in Jaipur, India. more details..

Kellogg’s extends partnership with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 11 Sep 13 - Kellogg’s has extended its existing UK contract with Norbert Dentressangle to also include its German warehousing operations. more details..

Prologis signs build-to-suit agreement with L'Oreal

Published on: 11 Sep 13 - Prologis has signed an agreement with L’Oreal to build a 270,000 sq ft, build-to-suit development in France. more details..

HMM opens new off dock container yard

Published on: 11 Sep 13 - Hyundai Merchant Marine has opened a new off dock container yard in Qingdao, China. It is the company’s first in the country. more details..

GLP expands cooperation with Sankyu Logistics in China

Published on: 11 Sep 13 - Global Logistic Properties Ltd. has leased 17,000 sq m across China to Sankyu Logistics. more details..

NOL appoints Bruno Sidler to Board of Directors

Published on: 10 Sep 13 - NOL Group has announced the appointment of Bruno Sidler to its Board of Directors. more details..

PostNord plans to unify international logistics operations

Published on: 09 Sep 13 - PostNord plans to restructure its logistics operations to bring them under a single brand, PostNord Logistics. more details..

SEGRO buys out its Belgian joint venture partner for €33.2m

Published on: 06 Sep 13 - SEGRO announced that it has bought out KBC Real Estate’s 50% stake in its Belgian logistics property joint venture for a total consideration of... more details..

Prologis to develop 700,000 sq ft in the UK

Published on: 06 Sep 13 - Prologis has announced it will commence development on three buildings totalling more than 700,000 sq ft in the UK. more details..

DHL crowd sources deliveries in Stockholm

Published on: 06 Sep 13 - DHL has launched the unique MyWays platform to facilitate last-mile deliveries throughout Stockholm, Sweden by involving the city’s residents. more details..

BMW expands export operation from South Carolina

Published on: 05 Sep 13 - BMW has announced the expansion of the company’s export program to emerging markets. The expansion will be supported by a new office located in... more details..

A.R.T. Logistics develops its Europe to Mongolia trucking service

Published on: 04 Sep 13 - A.R.T. Logistics has increased its Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) service connecting Europe to Mongolia. more details..

Global Ports to acquire Russia's NCC Group

Published on: 04 Sep 13 - Global Ports Investments announced that it has acquired 100% of the share capital of NCC Group Limited for $291.0m. more details..

GEFCO enters new partnership with Ford

Published on: 04 Sep 13 - GEFCO UK has announced a significant new partnership with Ford Motor Company. Under the agreement GEFCO is responsible for multi-user in-night... more details..

Carlyle Group partnership invests $400m in warehouses

Published on: 04 Sep 13 - The Carlyle Group, the Townsend Group and Shanghai Yupei Group have announced an investment of $400m in 17 warehouses across China. more details..

FamilyMart invests in new logistics centre

Published on: 04 Sep 13 - FamilyMart has begun operations at its new 29,900 sq m logistics centre in Yunlin County, Taiwan. more details..

PIL plans potential fleet expansion

Published on: 04 Sep 13 - Pacific International Lines has announced that it is considering expanding its fleet further, despite a 25% surge in its capacity during 2012/2013. more details..

Apreo Logistics announces name change to C.H. Robinson

Published on: 03 Sep 13 - C.H. Robinson Worldwide announced that it has completed the rebranding process of Apreo Logistics S.A., which will now operate under the name C.H... more details..

Nurminen Logistics wins €2m contract to move machinery

Published on: 02 Sep 13 - Nurminen Logistics, the Finnish-based logistics provider, has won a new €2m contract to deliver machinery for the mechanical engineering group... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle wins £100m Asos contract

Published on: 02 Sep 13 - Online fashion retailer, Asos has awarded Norbert Dentressangle a £100m, three-year contract to manage its worldwide distribution centre. more details..

Goodman grows full year operating profit to A$544m

Published on: 02 Sep 13 - Goodman Group has announced its results for the full year ended 30 June 2013, delivering a 17% increase in operating profit to A$544m (€386m). more details..

TNT Express appoints new Group Director Global Networks

Published on: 30 Aug 13 - TNT Express has announced that Martin Sodergard will join the company as Group Director Global Networks, effective November 1, 2013. more details..

DHL expands operations in Indonesia

Published on: 30 Aug 13 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced that it is expanding its operations in Indonesia with the opening of two additional offices. more details..

DB Schenker receives the key to its new headquarters

Published on: 30 Aug 13 - DB Schenker has officially opened its new headquarters located in Frankfurt, Germany consolidating the management of its Transportation and... more details..

DSV acquires SBS Worldwide

Published on: 30 Aug 13 - DSV has signed an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of the UK-based SBS Worldwide Holdings Ltd. more details..

US Silica partners with Wildcat Minerals to enhance logistics capabilities

Published on: 29 Aug 13 - Sand supplier, US Silica Holdings has signed a multi-year agreement with Wildcat Minerals, a distributor of oil and gas industry products, providing... more details..

Qualcomm sells its transportation and logistics business, Omnitracs

Published on: 29 Aug 13 - Qualcomm has signed a definitive agreement to sell its subsidiary, Omnitracs, a provider of information systems for transportation and logistics, to... more details..

Hellmann to join forces with UK Pallets

Published on: 28 Aug 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced that it is to join the UK Pallets network having been chosen by the company to take over the European... more details..

Global Logistic Properties leases space to Yunda Express in China

Published on: 28 Aug 13 - Global Logistic Properties Limited (GLP) has leased 32,000 sq m at GLP Park SND in Suzhou, Eastern China to Yunda Express. more details..

Menlo and Maquet strengthen their global relationship

Published on: 28 Aug 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has been appointed to oversee the transportation management for finished products of medical systems provider Maquet... more details..

PostNord reports strong development in logistics

Published on: 28 Aug 13 - PostNord has announced revenues of SEK19,589m in the first half of 2013, an increase of 0.6% compared to the same period in 2012. Logistics operations... more details..

Asciano reports 8.3% increase in annual revenue

Published on: 28 Aug 13 - Asciano has reported an 8.3% increase in revenue for the FY2012-13 to AU$3,727.7m. The increase was a result of volume growth experienced by its... more details..

Experimental Shanghai Free Trade Area approved

Published on: 28 Aug 13 - As part of the country’s promotion of economic reform, China’s State Council has approved an ‘experimental’ free trade area in Shanghai. more details..

Norway Post focuses on growth in the logistics sector

Published on: 27 Aug 13 - In the first six months of 2013, Norway Post Group’s revenues increased by NOK145m (1.3%) compared with the same period last year. With letter... more details..

PostNL tests LNG truck

Published on: 27 Aug 13 - PostNL has announced it is testing a new “super clean truck” which runs on liquid natural gas (LNG). The test will run until the end of 2014. more details..

Yusen Logistics opens new warehouse in Thailand

Published on: 27 Aug 13 - Yusen Logistics announced that it has established its third warehouse at the Yusen Laem Chabang Logistics Center, at Laem Chabang in Thailand. more details..

Dachser adds more space for its food network

Published on: 27 Aug 13 - As the new ‘European Food Network’ is launched, Dachser has announced it is investing heavily in its Food Logistics business in Germany. more details..

Damco appoints new CEO for Latin America

Published on: 27 Aug 13 - Damco has announced the appointment of Samuel Israel as its regional CEO for Latin America. more details..

SBS Worldwide appoints new Business Development Vice President

Published on: 27 Aug 13 - SBS Worldwide, a specialist in supply chain solutions, has appointed David Schenk as its new Business Development Vice President, based in Chicago. more details..

Swiss Post's profits fall due to new tax bill

Published on: 23 Aug 13 - Swiss Post has reported a Group profit of CHF359m for the first half of 2013, a decline of CHF53m compared to CHF412m in the same period of 2012. more details..

CEVA expands in Singapore

Published on: 23 Aug 13 - CEVA announced it has begun operations at its new logistics centre in Singapore, located at Tampines LogisPark. more details..

Newgistics announces new e-commerce solution

Published on: 22 Aug 13 - Newgistics has announced a new end-to-end e-commerce solution powered by hybris, an SAP company. more details..

MIQ Logistics awarded 3 year agreement by Impact Fluid Solutions

Published on: 22 Aug 13 - MIQ Logistics has announced a new, multi-year service agreement with Impact Fluid Solutions, a provider of specialty chemicals to the drilling fluids... more details..

Thomas Nightingale appointed President of GENCO's Transportation Logistics

Published on: 22 Aug 13 - GENCO has named Thomas Nightingale as President of GENCO's Transportation Logistics. In this role, Nightingale will be responsible for growing revenue... more details..

CSafe launches new European business

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - To support its growing European and Middle Eastern business, CSafe Global has launched a new European company - CSafe Global Cooperatief UA, located... more details..

HHLA maintains throughput growth

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - In the first half of 2013, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) increased its container throughput by 6.8% to 3.8m TEUs. more details..

DHL Express opens a new logistics centre in St. Petersburg

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - DHL Express announced that it has opened a new logistics centre in St. Petersburg, Russia which will optimise the company’s courier operations in... more details..

Damco adds Myanmar to its supply chain

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - Damco has announced that following extensive work with non-governmental organisations (NGOs), local companies and diplomats, it is assisting clients... more details..

Pos Malaysia develops its courier business subsidiary

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - Pos Malaysia, the postal services provider, has announced plans to expand its network and develop the business of its courier and logistics... more details..

Global Logistic Properties reports 33% increase in earnings for Q1

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - Global Logistic Properties has reported a 33% increase in profits for Q1 2013, despite a 20% decrease in revenues to US$137m. more details..

HKIA sets monthly record for flight movements in July 2013

Published on: 21 Aug 13 - Hong Kong International Airport has set a record for flight movements in July 2013 with increases in passenger and cargo volumes of 7.7% and 1.9%... more details..

Overwaitea and EV Logistics partner with CHEP to increase supply chain efficiency

Published on: 19 Aug 13 - Overwaitea Food Group and EV Logistics have announced the expansion of their commercial relationship with CHEP, the pallet pooling solutions... more details..

BDP forms joint venture with Sweden’s Polar Logistics

Published on: 19 Aug 13 - BDP International has taken a majority equity position in Sweden’s Polar Logistics AB, a member of its global partner network. more details..

XPO Logistics completes acquisition of 3PD

Published on: 19 Aug 13 - XPO Logistics announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of 3PD Holding (3PD) in a transaction valued at approximately... more details..

Etihad Rail signs MoU with Bertschi

Published on: 19 Aug 13 - Etihad Rail has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bertschi, a specialist logistics provider for liquid and dry bulk... more details..

Europa Worldwide Group sold to former RH Freight owner

Published on: 19 Aug 13 - Europa Worldwide Group, one of the UK’s largest privately owned transport companies, has been acquired by Andrew Baxter. more details..

Detlef Trefzger named as the new Kuehne + Nagel CEO

Published on: 16 Aug 13 - Kuehne + Nagel AG has announced the appointment of Detlef Trefzger as the company’s new CE following a unanimous decision by the Board of... more details..

Kerry Logistics continues expansion in Latin America

Published on: 15 Aug 13 - Kerry Logistics has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Cargo Master's Group (CMG), a Mexico-based logistics and freight forwarding... more details..

Ryder announces new transportation solutions for oil and gas industry

Published on: 15 Aug 13 - Ryder System announced that it is introducing new transportation and logistics solutions for the oil and gas industry, including customized... more details..

Sean Cornwell and Mike Fiorito join Shutl's management team

Published on: 15 Aug 13 - Shutl, the same-day and same-hour delivery platform, has announced the appointment of two technology and logistics leaders to its management team in... more details..

TORQ Transloading to construct C$100m crude oil rail terminal

Published on: 15 Aug 13 - TORQ Transloading has announced it plans to develop a large scale unit train, crude-by-rail terminal in the Kerrobert, Saskatchewan area. more details..

UTi opens expanded facility near Heathrow Airport

Published on: 14 Aug 13 - UTi Worldwide announced that it has opened a new 33,000 sq ft facility located in close proximity to Heathrow International Airport, UK. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics expands in Belgium

Published on: 14 Aug 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened a new logistics centre in Zwevegem, Belgium to provide customers in the provinces of Hainault and West and East... more details..

UPS expands logistics reach to meet emerging demand in China

Published on: 14 Aug 13 - UPS has announced the expansion of its presence in China with the addition of two new contract logistics distribution facilities in Chengdu and... more details..

Marken expands kit-building operations in Singapore

Published on: 14 Aug 13 - Marken, the life science logistics provider, has expanded its kit-building operations in Singapore following growth in demand from its clients. more details..

HighJump Software announces three partnerships in China

Published on: 14 Aug 13 - HighJump Software, a provider of supply chain management software, has announced plans to expand its reach with three new partnerships in China. more details..

Kintetsu World Express reports mixed results for Q1 2013

Published on: 14 Aug 13 - Kintetsu World Express has reported a marginal increase in net sales for the first quarter 2013, but a decline in profitability. more details..

New appointment for Gist’s Continental European Business

Published on: 13 Aug 13 - Gist has announced the appointment of Chris Cooijmans as Business Unit Director, Continental Europe. more details..

Dairy Crest extends contract with Gist

Published on: 12 Aug 13 - Dairy Crest, the UK-based dairy company, has extended its contract with Gist to incorporate cream and flavoured milk into its existing milk supply... more details..

Austrian Post breaks ground on €50m sorting centre near Linz

Published on: 12 Aug 13 - Austrian Post has broken ground on a new €50m mail and parcel sorting centre in Allhaming, near Linz in the north of Austria. more details..

Kewill to acquire Four Soft

Published on: 12 Aug 13 - Kewill, a provider of multimodal transportation software, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Four Soft, a... more details..

AirBridgeCargo Airlines appoints new VP Japan and Korea

Published on: 12 Aug 13 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines has announced the appointment of Nagakazu Sagara as its new Vice President, Japan and Korea. more details..

Hellmann UK appoints new general manager

Published on: 12 Aug 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new senior appointment to its air freight division. more details..

K Line Zhenhua Logistics opens large-scale warehouse near Shanghai

Published on: 09 Aug 13 - The K Line Zhenhua Logistics Shanghai joint venture has opened a new warehouse in the Shanghai Lingang New Town Logistics Park. more details..

Prologis secures planning permission for £150m logistics park

Published on: 09 Aug 13 - Prologis has gained outline planning permission for a new £150m logistics park at Appleby Lodge in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire (UK). more details..

Global manufacturing growth remains lacklustre in July

Published on: 09 Aug 13 - The global manufacturing sector made a subdued start to the third quarter. At 50.8 in July, the JPMorgan Global Manufacturing PMI remained only... more details..

NOL reduces its losses to $120m

Published on: 09 Aug 13 - NOL Group has reported first half 2013 Core EBIT loss of US$120m, however this is a 45% improvement in the key profitability measure from a year ago. more details..

CEVA doubles adjusted EBITDA compared to first quarter

Published on: 09 Aug 13 - CEVA has doubled its adjusted EBITDA in the second quarter of 2013 compared to the first quarter, but saw a marginal decline compared to the same... more details..

CH Robinson second quarter revenues increase 11%

Published on: 08 Aug 13 - For the second quarter, C.H. Robinson reported an 11% increase in total revenue of $3.3bn. more details..

Penske Logistics wins Kroger’s Indiana distribution center business

Published on: 08 Aug 13 - Penske Logistics has won a contract to operate and manage Kroger’s 600,000 sq ft refrigerated food distribution facility located in West... more details..

Crowley opens new liner and logistics facility in the heart of Panama's capital

Published on: 08 Aug 13 - Crowley Maritime’s Panama liner and logistics teams have relocated to a new, shared location in Panama. more details..

R.R. Donnelley adds a new international logistics services facility

Published on: 08 Aug 13 - R. R. Donnelley & Sons (RRD) announced that it has further expanded its international logistics services offering with the opening of a facility in... more details..

Agility reports 50% increase in net profits

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - Agility has reported a net profit of KD11.5m (€30.4m) for the second quarter of 2013, up 50% over the same period last year. more details..

PostNL reports stable performance

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - PostNL has reported stable revenue in the second quarter of 2013 at €1,035m, with underlying operating income increasing from €10m to €22m... more details..

Kerry Properties announces possible separate listing of logistics operations

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - Kerry Properties has announced that it is considering spinning off its logistics arm, Kerry Logistics Network, into a separate listing. more details..

Suttons Group appoints new Director to Asia Pacific team

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - Suttons Group has appointed Anthony Latham as its new Director for its north Asia operation. more details..

CKB goes live with Aurionpro's software solution

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - CKB, the Indonesia-based logistics provider focused on the energy industry has gone live with Aurionpro's Supply Chain Management software product... more details..

Ingram Micro signs third-party logistics agreement with Telecom NZ

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - Ingram Micro announced that it has signed an agreement with Telecom New Zealand to provide third-party logistics and supply chain optimisation... more details..

Mainfreight completes first stage of Super Site Redevelopment

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - Mainfreight has announced that it has completed the first stage of the redevelopment of its Freight and Logistics Super Site in Christchurch, New... more details..

China Logistics Prosperity Index suggests slower logistics growth for July

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - According to the China Logistics Prosperity Index published by the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing and the Fung Business Intelligence... more details..

TGW system supports e-commerce growth for CNSS Co. Ltd.

Published on: 07 Aug 13 - TGW, the automated warehouse solutions provider, announced that it is providing an automated material handling system for the Chinese e-commerce... more details..

Continental Tyres extends partnership with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 05 Aug 13 - Continental Tyres has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for a further five years, including a significant extension to the scope of... more details..

Logwin improves operating profit in the first half of 2013

Published on: 05 Aug 13 - Logwin AG has announced that it generated total revenues of €622.8m in the first half of the 2013 financial year, a decline of 4.6% from €652.7m... more details..

Saudi Airlines Cargo expands network via its Nairobi hub

Published on: 02 Aug 13 - Saudi Airlines Cargo has announced the re-launch of its Nairobi hub and expansion of its network coverage in sub-Saharan Africa. more details..

Kombiverkehr expands network in France

Published on: 02 Aug 13 - Frankfurt-based Kombiverkehr KG has announced it is opening up rail access to the Marseille-Avignon industrial region with a new service from August... more details..

K Line starts new service for auto parts in India

Published on: 02 Aug 13 - K Line India (KLIN), K Line’s national subsidiary company, has started a "Milk Run" service of automobile parts in the suburbs of Delhi, India for... more details..

Roadrunner Transportation Systems acquires Marisol International

Published on: 01 Aug 13 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems announced that it has acquired Marisol International (Marisol), a non-asset based provider of international... more details..

DSC Logistics opens new southern California logistics center

Published on: 01 Aug 13 - DSC Logistics announced the expansion of its US network with the construction of a new Food/CPG Retail Consolidation Logistics Center in the new... more details..

XPO Logistics announces second quarter 2013 results

Published on: 01 Aug 13 - XPO Logistics announced total revenues of $137.1m for the second quarter 2013, a 151.4% increase from the same period in 2012. more details..

E-commerce technology expert appoints Norbert Dentressangle to handle its reverse logistics

Published on: 31 Jul 13 - E-commerce technology provider, Rangespan has appointed Norbert Dentressangle to manage its reverse logistics operations in the UK. more details..

GLP leases properties in China and Japan to new and existing customers

Published on: 31 Jul 13 - During July 2013, Global Logistic Properties has signed leases with a number of customers from a variety of vertical sectors in both China and Japan. more details..

China Post e-commerce Joint Venture expects rapid sales growth

Published on: 31 Jul 13 - Tom Group, the media conglomerate, and China Post have predicted the rapid growth of their e-commerce joint venture, Ule, off the back of a series... more details..

GeoPost increases shareholding in Tigers Ltd.

Published on: 31 Jul 13 - Tigers Ltd., the global supply chain solutions provider, reported that GeoPost has increased its shareholding in the company to 63.75%. more details..

TNT Express creates tailored tracking solutions for JML

Published on: 31 Jul 13 - Home, health and beauty retailer, JML Retail has announced TNT Express as its new supply chain partner. more details..

Prologis signs 15,400 sq m lease with Dirks Group in Germany

Published on: 31 Jul 13 - Prologis has signed a ten-year leasing agreement with Dirks Group covering 15,400 sq m at Prologis Park Gernsheim, near Frankfurt in Germany. more details..

TIACA appoints new Secretary General

Published on: 30 Jul 13 - The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has appointed Doug Brittin as its new Secretary General, effective August 15, 2013. more details..

UTi names Mike Valentine Americas Regional Sales Vice President

Published on: 30 Jul 13 - UTi Worldwide has announced the appointment of Mike Valentine as its new Regional Sales Vice President for the Americas. more details..

Nils Pries Knudsen nominated as Head of Global Cargo Services at Swissport International

Published on: 30 Jul 13 - Swissport International has appointed Nils Pries Knudsen to take over responsibility of the Global Cargo Services division at Swissport International... more details..

Penske Automotive to acquire commercial vehicle and parts distributor

Published on: 29 Jul 13 - Penske Automotive Group has signed an agreement to acquire a distributor of commercial vehicles, related spare parts and aftermarket support across... more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints new Managing Director in the US

Published on: 29 Jul 13 - Geodis Wilson, the freight forwarding subsidiary of SNCF Geodis, has appointed Michael Greco as Managing Director of its US operations. more details..

UPS reports 2.1% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions

Published on: 29 Jul 13 - UPS has set itself a new alternative fuel goal following a 2.1% reduction in its total greenhouse gas emissions in 2012. more details..

Nippon Express launches air cargo service to Mexico

Published on: 29 Jul 13 - Nippon Express has launched a new consolidated air cargo transport service for urgent small-quantity shipments to Guanajuato International Airport... more details..

Menlo to provide European distribution for NYX

Published on: 29 Jul 13 - US-based cosmetics company, NYX has appointed Menlo Worldwide Logistics to manage its expanding distribution network in Western Europe. more details..

Lluís Gay new CEO of Schenker Logistics S.A.U.

Published on: 29 Jul 13 - Schenker Logistics S.A.U., the Spanish subsidiary of DB Schenker Logistics, has appointed Lluís Gay as its new CEO. more details..

GEFCO China launches a new finished vehicle logistics IT system

Published on: 26 Jul 13 - GEFCO has unveiled a new finished vehicle logistics (FVL) IT system in China aimed at optimising its transportation efficiency. more details..

PostNord reveals new President and CEO

Published on: 26 Jul 13 - PostNord has revealed Håkan Ericsson as its new President and CEO. Currently, Ericsson is the President of Carlson Wagonlit Travels’ North and... more details..

Prologis delivers strong second quarter in Europe

Published on: 26 Jul 13 - Prologis has reported it had an occupancy rate of 93.1% across its 12.6m sq m portfolio in Europe at the end of the second quarter. more details..

GT Nexus to support HP's supply chain transformation

Published on: 26 Jul 13 - GT Nexus has announced that it will assist HP in transforming the supply chain of its global operations. more details..

CEVA announces creation of campus Tennessee

Published on: 25 Jul 13 - CEVA announced that it is creating a campus in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, consolidating several facilities in one logistics facility. more details..

CSafe Global announces master lease agreement with DB Schenker

Published on: 25 Jul 13 - CSafe Global and DB Schenker Logistics announced the signing of a Master Lease Agreement that will further enhance DB SCHENKERhealthcare’s cold... more details..

Penske Logistics South America expands business with Natura

Published on: 25 Jul 13 - Penske Logistics South America has secured expanded business with Natura, a manufacturer of skin care, cosmetics, perfume, hair care and other... more details..

Pantos Logistics plans expansion in China

Published on: 24 Jul 13 - Pantos Logistics announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Bondex Logistics, a Chinese full service logistics provider, to further... more details..

Aramex reports 12% growth in net profits

Published on: 24 Jul 13 - Aramex has announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2013 recording robust growth in revenues and net profits. more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints new Cluster MD in Singapore & South East Asia

Published on: 24 Jul 13 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Rene Bach-Larsen as Cluster Managing Director of Singapore & South East Asia. more details..

Yusen Logistics invests in Czech Republic

Published on: 24 Jul 13 - Yusen Logistics is set to open a new warehouse in Strancice, near Prague, in the Czech Republic. more details..

DHL adds 40th service point in Thailand

Published on: 22 Jul 13 - DHL Express has opened its 40th DHL Service Point in Thailand, located at Soi Thonglor in Central Bangkok. more details..

Bramwell Pub Company appoints DHL Tradeteam as its strategic logistics partner

Published on: 19 Jul 13 - The Bramwell Pub Company has appointed DHL’s drinks logistics arm, Tradeteam, as its strategic logistics partner. more details..

JCB plans new logistics hub

Published on: 19 Jul 13 - JCB has announced plans to open a new logistics facility in North Staffordshire, UK in a move which will create hundreds of new jobs. more details..

Hub Group reports record second quarter income

Published on: 19 Jul 13 - Hub Group has reported record income of $18.6m for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013, an increase of 10% compared to the second quarter of 2012. more details..

GEFCO opens a new subsidiary in Mexico

Published on: 18 Jul 13 - GEFCO Group has announced plans to expand its international network and enhance its presence in Latin America. more details..

XPO Logistics to acquire 3PD

Published on: 18 Jul 13 - XPO Logistics announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the common stock of 3PD in a transaction valued at... more details..

Con-way Freight adds additional services to its Mexican cross-border solution

Published on: 18 Jul 13 - Con-way Freight has enhanced its Mexico service offering with the introduction of real-time, door-to-door online tracking, a 24-hour Customer Resource... more details..

NFI and Hillwood break ground for new distribution center

Published on: 18 Jul 13 - NFI and Hillwood, a commercial real estate investor and developer, announced that ground has been broken on a distribution site in the Lehigh... more details..

Management change at Agility Central Europe

Published on: 17 Jul 13 - Agility has announced the appointment of Thomas Blank as Managing Director of Area Central Europe. He replaces Thomas Peikert, who made the decision... more details..

Yusen Logistics launches dedicated LCL service from Hong Kong to Rotterdam

Published on: 17 Jul 13 - Yusen Logistics has enhanced its dedicated less-than-container-load (LCL) product portfolio with a new service to accommodate existing business from... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle expands freight forwarding activities through new acquisition

Published on: 17 Jul 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has agreed the acquisition of the freight forwarding activities of the Daher Group, an international freight forwarding... more details..

Americold appoints new Chief Commercial Officer

Published on: 16 Jul 13 - Americold, the global temperature controlled warehousing and logistics provider to the food industry, has announced the appointment of Keith Goldsmith... more details..

Kerry Logistics’ latest acquisition expands its presence in Latin America

Published on: 15 Jul 13 - Kerry Logistics has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Braservice, a Brazil-based logistics and customs brokerage company. more details..

Marken appoints New General Manager, China

Published on: 15 Jul 13 - Marken has announced the appointment of Joan Yan as its new General Manager for its Beijing office, effective immediately. more details..

Swiss Post launches pick@home parcel collection

Published on: 12 Jul 13 - Swiss Post has added to its e-commerce offering with the launch of its new collection service pick@home for returning parcels. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle to provide fresh product logistics in Russia

Published on: 12 Jul 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has entered into a 50/50 joint venture with the Danone Group to offer temperature-controlled logistics and transport of fresh... more details..

TNT Express appoints new Country General Manager in Kuwait

Published on: 12 Jul 13 - TNT Express has appointed Ahmed Ibrahim as its Country General Manager for TNT Express in Kuwait. more details..

DSV acquires Ontime Logistics

Published on: 12 Jul 13 - DSV has signed an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of Ontime Logistics AS, which has activities in Norway, Sweden and Denmark. more details..

DB Schenker expands healthcare logistics footprint in South Korea

Published on: 12 Jul 13 - DB Schenker has opened a new logistics centre in South Korea to provide healthcare and pharmaceutical logistics services. more details..

APL Logistics launches online sales channel for Walmart in Mexico

Published on: 11 Jul 13 - APL Logistics has launched an online sales channel for Walmart in Mexico which enables same-day order fulfillment and next-day delivery. more details..

Georgia Port Authority signs inland port deal

Published on: 11 Jul 13 - A new inland port agreement signed by the state of Georgia Governor, the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) and Cordele Intermodal Services (CIS) will... more details..

DHL presents new service for Mexico’s SMEs

Published on: 11 Jul 13 - DHL Express has announced that, in line with its strategy “Lanes 2013”, it is introducing a new consultancy and customer support service for... more details..

P&O Ferrymasters launches double decker fleet for Benelux region

Published on: 10 Jul 13 - P&O Ferrymasters is increasing its logistics capabilities with a fleet of Mega double deck box trailers that feature a height-adjustable second... more details..

GLP to develop logistics facility in Greater Osaka

Published on: 10 Jul 13 - Global Logistic Properties announced that it will commence development of GLP Naruohama, a 110,000 sq m, multi-tenant logistics facility in Greater... more details..

DB Schenker secures presence in Laos

Published on: 10 Jul 13 - DB Schenker has established a legal entity in Laos which will now operate under the name of Schenker (Lao) Sole Co. Ltd. to serve customers in the... more details..

Goodman European Logistics Fund secures €550m of new equity

Published on: 10 Jul 13 - Goodman European Logistics Fund has raised €550m of new equity, completing an equity raising process which received total demand in excess of... more details..

Unilever launches logistics initiative, 'Green Express'

Published on: 10 Jul 13 - Unilever, in partnership with Trenitalia and the Italian Ministry for Environment, has launched a sustainable logistics initiative, ‘Green... more details..

FM Logistic sets up operations in Brazil

Published on: 09 Jul 13 - FM Logistic has agreed a deal with McLane Company to purchase its logistics subsidiary in Brazil. more details..

Gulftainer acquires Gulf Stevedoring to manage ports in Saudi Arabia

Published on: 09 Jul 13 - Gulftainer, the port management and logistics company headquartered in Sharjah, UAE, has acquired a 51% stake in Saudi Arabia’s Gulf Stevedoring... more details..

Construction firm to sell logistics space in Sweden for SEK136m

Published on: 08 Jul 13 - NCC, the Nordic construction and property development company, is to divest land for logistics operations in Rosersberg totalling SEK136m (€15.4m). more details..

Geodis opens new logistics centre in Hamburg

Published on: 08 Jul 13 - SNCF Geodis has set up a new logistics centre in Germany that will be used exclusively to serve major mass-market and e-commerce retailers. more details..

DHL launches GreenLink lead logistics provider service

Published on: 08 Jul 13 - DHL Freight has announced it is launching a global Lead Logistics Provider (LLP) service under the new product name GreenLink. more details..

Gist seals seafood deal with Macrae

Published on: 05 Jul 13 - Gist has announced it is extending the logistics services it provides to Macrae, the UK-based producer of chilled, private-label seafood products... more details..

Pall-Ex Romania to handle TCE freight

Published on: 05 Jul 13 - Pall-Ex Romania has expanded its operations following the announcement that it plans to incorporate TCE Holding into its network. more details..

CEVA to store chemicals in Iberia

Published on: 05 Jul 13 - CEVA announced it has expanded its service portfolio at its multi-user Ontigola hub in Iberia, building a 240 sq m specialist Chemical Storage Area. more details..

CEVA signs €5m deal with Hydro Building Systems

Published on: 03 Jul 13 - CEVA has announced a new three year contract worth more than €5m with Hydro Building Systems, a global supplier of aluminium with operations in more... more details..

DHL Express inaugurates its most advanced distribution centre in Latin America

Published on: 03 Jul 13 - DHL Express Chile has inaugurated a new headquarters and distribution centre, the company’s most modern in Latin America. more details..

ThermoMed adds two new Managing Directors

Published on: 02 Jul 13 - trans-o-flex’s subsidiary for the actively temperature-controlled transportation of pharmaceutical products appoints two new Managing Directors from... more details..

Procter & Gamble appoints new Supply Chain MD

Published on: 02 Jul 13 - Procter & Gamble (P&G) has announced the appointment of Isabel Hochgesand to the role of Managing Director Supply Chain Management. more details..

Volkswagen Audi partners with GEFCO Spain

Published on: 01 Jul 13 - GEFCO announced that its Spanish subsidiary has signed a three-year logistics and distribution agreement with Volkswagen Audi Spain. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle to list shares in London

Published on: 01 Jul 13 - Norbert Dentressangle announced it is set to trade all of its issued shares on the NYSE Euronext in London, subject to approval from the listing... more details..

Menlo expands with Mapletree Logistics Trust in Singapore

Published on: 01 Jul 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has signed an agreement to lease 48,700 sq m at Mapletree Logistics Trust’s Logistics Hub in Singapore. more details..

Simon Bruce new Contract Logistics Director for DB Schenker UK

Published on: 01 Jul 13 - Schenker Limited has announced the appointment of Simon Bruce as its new Contract Logistics Director with immediate effect. more details..

Agility and H.Essers team up as preferred service providers for Actavis

Published on: 28 Jun 13 - Agility and H.Essers’ Pharma Logistics division, have been awarded a long-term contract as the preferred logistics service providers managing an... more details..

Wincanton awarded five year contract to continue Morrisons’ convenience expansion

Published on: 28 Jun 13 - Wincanton announced it has been awarded a five-year contract by supermarket group Morrisons to support its continuing expansion of its “M Local”... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel provides retail logistics services for C&A

Published on: 28 Jun 13 - C&A, a global fashion and apparel manufacturer, has extended its partnership with Kuehne + Nagel to manage its retail logistics in China. more details..

JAS Worldwide adopts CargoWise to launch Project Everest

Published on: 27 Jun 13 - CargoWise announced JAS Worldwide is set to adopt its software across all JAS offices globally following a highly successful pilot in the... more details..

Pacer and Ocean World Lines expand network extensively in China

Published on: 27 Jun 13 - Pacer International has announced that Pacer International/Ocean World Lines (OWL) has entered into a new agreement with CTS International Logistics... more details..

Volkswagen continues further investment in Tennessee

Published on: 27 Jun 13 - Volkswagen Group of America has announced the opening of its $40m Southeast Regional Distribution Center (SERDC) in Tennessee. more details..

Groupe SEB renews with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 26 Jun 13 - Groupe SEB, the domestic equipment manufacturer, has renewed its warehousing and logistics contract with Norbert Dentressangle for an initial period... more details..

DHL renews global spares management agreement with ATR

Published on: 26 Jun 13 - DHL announced that it has renewed its contract with turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR for the global warehousing and inventory management of their... more details..

Agility to launch new joint venture in Papua New Guinea

Published on: 26 Jun 13 - ANL Singapore and Agility have announced they will launch a new joint venture in Papua New Guinea (PNG) on July 1, 2013. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics continues to grow in the Middle East

Published on: 26 Jun 13 - DB Schenker continues to grow in the Middle East with the establishment of a new joint venture with its long-term global network partner Salem Freight... more details..

C.H. Robinson continues European expansion

Published on: 26 Jun 13 - C.H. Robinson has announced an expansion of its European operations by opening a new office in Istanbul, Turkey. more details..

Brookfield acquires Gazeley

Published on: 25 Jun 13 - Brookfield Property Partners has announced the acquisition of EZW Gazeley Limited (Gazeley) from Economic Zones World (EZW), part of Dubai World. more details..

WDP acquires 75,000 sq m site for €46m

Published on: 25 Jun 13 - Real estate investment company, WDP has acquired 100% of the shares in the real estate investment companies holding the rights to an existing logistic... more details..

Prologis to develop new build-to-suit facility in Poland

Published on: 24 Jun 13 - Prologis announced it has signed a new build-to-suit agreement with a Polish retailer for a 376,000 sq ft distribution centre in Poland. more details..

Pall-Ex to begin search for a Scandinavian partner

Published on: 24 Jun 13 - Pall-Ex has announced that it is continuing the growth of its European palletised freight operations by launching its search for a Scandinavian... more details..

DB Schenker Rail UK welcomes new rail terminal at Port of Felixstowe

Published on: 24 Jun 13 - DB Schenker Rail UK has welcomed the opening of the new North Rail Terminal at the Port of Felixstowe which enables it to move one of its intermodal... more details..

WWL announces CEO succession plans

Published on: 24 Jun 13 - After six years as President & CEO of Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL), Arild B. Iversen is moving into a new role as consultant to the parent... more details..

Sumitomo partners with Savoye to create warehouse in Belgium

Published on: 21 Jun 13 - Sumitomo, the warehousing services company has partnered with Savoye, the automation specialist to create a warehouse in Grobbendonk, Belgium. more details..

Euro Pool signs 15 year leasing agreement with Prologis

Published on: 21 Jun 13 - Euro Pool has signed a 15 year leasing agreement with Prologis for 13,100 sq m at Prologis Park Prague-Uzice in the Czech Republic. more details..

Yusen Logistics launches dedicated LCL service from Paris to Tokyo

Published on: 21 Jun 13 - Yusen Logistics, the global logistics and supply chain provider, has enhanced its dedicated less-than-container-load product portfolio with a... more details..

DHL extends partnership with YHF Logistics to offer improved China-Russia connectivity

Published on: 21 Jun 13 - DHL has built upon its partnership with YHF Logistics to develop a multi-modal offering to reduce transit time between Western China and Russia by... more details..

DHL opens $1m logistics center in Guadalajara

Published on: 20 Jun 13 - DHL Express opened its new logistics center in Guadalajara in a bid to meet business growth experienced in Mexico. more details..

Brian W. Taylor selected as JAXPORT CEO

Published on: 20 Jun 13 - The Jacksonville Port Authority Board of Directors unanimously voted to offer the position of JAXPORT Chief Executive Officer to senior maritime... more details..

Pilot Freight Services expands network into Spain

Published on: 20 Jun 13 - Pilot Freight Services has expanded its European footprint into Spain with a newly opened station in A Coruña. more details..

Neovia Logistics to acquire contract logistics business of MIQ

Published on: 20 Jun 13 - Neovia Logistics has signed an agreement to acquire the contract logistics division of MIQ Holdings. The division provides warehouse management and... more details..

Geodis signs a new three‐year contract with LG Electronics

Published on: 19 Jun 13 - SNCF Geodis has announced it will manage the road transport and logistics activities of LG Electronics in Italy for the next three years. more details..

Significant profit growth leads Hellmann UK's contract logistics division to expand

Published on: 19 Jun 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced the expansion of its Contract Logistics and Consulting (CLC) offering. more details..

CLX Logistics Europe creates new Sales Director role

Published on: 18 Jun 13 - CLX Logistics, parent company of CLX Logistics Europe B.V., with operations in the Netherlands, has announced the appointment of Ronald Teijken as... more details..

PostNord completes NKL and Transbothnia acquisitions

Published on: 17 Jun 13 - PostNord AB announced it has finalised the acquisition of Bilfrakt BothniaAB subsidiaries Nordisk Kyl Logistik AB (NKL) and Transbothnia AB. more details..

Yusen Logistics UK launches new Hong Kong and Shanghai consolidation services

Published on: 17 Jun 13 - Yusen Logistics announced it has launched direct weekly Less Than Container Load (LCL) services from Hong Kong and Shanghai to Southampton in response... more details..

DHL to offer sustainable spare part delivery solution in urban areas

Published on: 17 Jun 13 - DHL announced it has revamped its spare part delivery solution available for aftermarket logistics in the automotive industry by improving delivery... more details..

Wincanton announces improved profit figures

Published on: 14 Jun 13 - Wincanton announced that it continued to perform in line with market expectations in a trading update released ahead of its preliminary results for... more details..

Logwin wins BMW contract in Leipzig

Published on: 14 Jun 13 - Logwin announced that it has increased storage density at its "Dealer Metro Distribution Center" (DMDC) near Leipzig enabling it to win a new contract... more details..

GEFCO opens new office to drive expansion in China

Published on: 14 Jun 13 - GEFCO announced it is expanding its footprint in China by integrating its regional operations in South China and launching a new office in Shenzhen. more details..

DHL inaugurates global hub at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport

Published on: 14 Jun 13 - DHL has opened its newly expanded hub for the Americas at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky (CVG) Airport. The company invested $105m in the project... more details..

Kerry Logistics opens three new logistics centres in China

Published on: 12 Jun 13 - Kerry Logistics has opened three new logistics centres, with a combined total area of 140,000 sq m, in Chongqing, Wuxi and Xiamen, as the company... more details..

Marks & Spencer announces plans for major distribution centre at DP World London Gateway

Published on: 12 Jun 13 - Marks & Spencer (M&S) and DP World London Gateway have jointly announced that M&S will build a major new distribution centre at the new deep-sea... more details..

DHL launches temperature controlled life sciences air freight service

Published on: 12 Jun 13 - DHL claims its new Thermonet service will set a new standard for temperature controlled air freight services for the Life Sciences and Healthcare... more details..

Swiss Post focuses on e-commerce

Published on: 10 Jun 13 - Swiss Post has announced it is expanding its strategic focus on the e-commerce market to support the requirements of its customers. more details..

DSV Road wins exclusive deal with Stannah Stairlifts

Published on: 10 Jun 13 - DSV Road announced that it has won a new long-term distribution contract with Stannah Stairlifts. Stannah Stairlifts manufactures stairlifts and... more details..

Logwin sells three locations to Geis

Published on: 10 Jun 13 - Logwin has announced it is selling locations of Logwin Solutions Deutschland in Nuremberg, Gochsheim/Schweinfurt and Ludwigsburg to the Geis Group. more details..

Bolloré creates new freight forwarding organisation

Published on: 10 Jun 13 - Herbert de Saint Simon has been appointed CEO of Bolloré Logistics and President of SDV International Logistics. more details..

Gebrüder Weiss continues to expand

Published on: 07 Jun 13 - The Austrian transport and logistics company Gebrüder Weiss has expanded its presence in the Czech Republic with a new branch in Jablonec. more details..

Logistics providers establish European Food Network

Published on: 07 Jun 13 - Twelve established European food logistics providers have announced plans to cooperate in a pan-European association known as the European Food... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle to increase its e-fulfilment activities

Published on: 07 Jun 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced it is doubling the e-fulfilment activities at its distribution centre (DC) in Venray, the Netherlands, for Liberty... more details..

Yusen Logistics expands its Chicago warehouse

Published on: 06 Jun 13 - Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc has relocated its Chicago branch to a site about 15 km from Chicago O’Hare International Airport with an expanded... more details..

Rakuten acquires Webgistix

Published on: 06 Jun 13 - Online marketplace Rakuten Inc. has acquired Webgistix, a US-based logistics provider specializing in cloud-based fulfillment technology for... more details..

Schirm invests €20m in new production plants and warehousing capacities for chemical products

Published on: 05 Jun 13 - Schirm, a production services provider for the chemical industry in Europe, is expanding its production and warehousing capacities at its corporate... more details..

Global manufacturing growth remains marginal in May

Published on: 05 Jun 13 - The global manufacturing sector eked out further marginal expansions of production and new business during May, with rates of growth ticking higher... more details..

ISS appoints new Senior Vice President Global Sales

Published on: 04 Jun 13 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Les Morris to a new role as Senior Vice President... more details..

Nippon Express concludes agreement to acquire Panasonic Logistics

Published on: 03 Jun 13 - Nippon Express has concluded a share transfer agreement for the acquisition of a majority shareholding in Panasonic Logistics, originally announced in... more details..

ART Logistics launches multimodal service connecting South East and Central Asia

Published on: 31 May 13 - ART Logistics, the specialist multimodal project logistics provider, has launched a multimodal freight service connecting Singapore, Malaysia... more details..

Port of Sohar begins construction on terminal expansion

Published on: 31 May 13 - The Port of Sohar announced it has begun construction of its new Oman International Container Terminal, to expand container capacity at the port. more details..

Americold announces two new executive appointments

Published on: 30 May 13 - Americold, the in temperature controlled warehousing and logistics provider for the food industry, has announced the appointment of Jed Milstein to... more details..

Transplace selects new equity partner Greenbriar Equity Group

Published on: 30 May 13 - Transplace announced it has selected Greenbriar Equity Group LLC, a New York-based private investment firm, as its new equity partner. more details..

Total Quality Logistics expands Charlotte sales office

Published on: 30 May 13 - Total Quality Logistics (TQL) is relocating and expanding into 15,000 sq ft of new office space in Charlotte, North Carolina. more details..

Lineage Logistics acquires University Park facility in Chicago

Published on: 30 May 13 - Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company, has acquired the real estate and assets of the University Park facility located in the greater... more details..

Odyssey Logistics acquires Hawaii Intermodal Tank Transport

Published on: 30 May 13 - Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation (OL&T), has acquired the bulk liquid food products transportation business of Palmetto, Florida-based... more details..

Damco reports $6m profit in first quarter 2013

Published on: 29 May 13 - Damco, the freight forwarding subsidiary of A.P. Moller Maersk, has reported a 6% increase in net revenue for the first quarter of 2013, at $773m. Net... more details..

CEVA secures three year deal with BIC in Iberia

Published on: 29 May 13 - CEVA has signed a new contract with BIC, a leader in the manufacture of stationery products, lighters and shavers, to provide the company with... more details..

Agility receives ISO 9001:2008 certification in Switzerland and France

Published on: 29 May 13 - Agility announced it has acquired ISO 9001:2008 umbrella certification for its Area West region, which includes France and Switzerland. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle acquires Fiege’s operations in Italy and Iberia

Published on: 28 May 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced the acquisition of Fiege’s operations in Italy, Spain and Portugal in an all-cash financed deal. more details..

Yusen Logistics expands direct LCL service with two new routes

Published on: 24 May 13 - Yusen Logistics has expanded its growing LCL network with a twice weekly service from Shanghai to Los Angeles and a weekly service from SIngapore to... more details..

CEVA appoints new Vice President of Automotive in Americas region

Published on: 24 May 13 - CEVA has appointed Jim Barnett as Vice President, Automotive sector for the Americas, effective immediately. more details..

CEVA utilises IBM SmartCloud to deliver real-time supply chain services

Published on: 23 May 13 - IBM has announced a four-year contract with CEVA to accelerate business delivery results for its customers through a new cloud-based information... more details..

GM to build $44.5m logistics center

Published on: 23 May 13 - General Motors has announced a $44.5m investment to build a Logistics Optimization Center at its Lansing Grand River Assembly plant, creating 200... more details..

Houston-Puerto Rico service to launch from Houston’s Jacintoport terminal

Published on: 23 May 13 - A new service connecting Houston with San Juan, Puerto Rico, will launch in May when the US-flagged containership National Glory departs the Port of... more details..

Gary Griffith to lead business development at Kane Is Able

Published on: 23 May 13 - Third-party logistics provider Kane Is Able, Inc. has named 22-year consumer packaged goods (CPG) logistics industry veteran Gary Griffith as its... more details..

Yusen Logistics launches temperature assured airfreight solution for AstraZeneca

Published on: 22 May 13 - As part of its ongoing relationship with AstraZeneca, Yusen Logistics has launched a major airfreight operation to transport prescription drugs from... more details..

Menlo completes registered agent certification for Dutch facilities

Published on: 22 May 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has completed the certification process for its Rotterdam facility and can now confirm that all four of its operating... more details..

Logwin relocates hub in Vietnam

Published on: 22 May 13 - Logwin has relocated to new premises near the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi. The new logistics centre will serve as a hub for the north of the country. more details..

DHL Supply Chain invests $12m in new multi-user site in India

Published on: 22 May 13 - DHL Supply Chain has announced an investment of Rs65 crores (approximately $11.7m or €9.0m) in a new multi-user warehouse in Luhari, Delhi. more details..

Royal Mail more than doubles profits

Published on: 22 May 13 - Royal Mail Group has announced it achieved an operating profit of £403m in 2013 compared to £152m in the previous year. more details..

Suttons appoints new Asia Regional Director

Published on: 21 May 13 - Suttons, the global bulk logistics provider, has announced the appointment of Jochen Krapp as Regional Director of Asia. more details..

Kahala Posts Group awards Global Trade Management contract to Amber Road

Published on: 20 May 13 - Amber Road, a provider of global trade management (GTM) solutions, announced it has been selected by the Kahala Posts Group (KPG), an alliance of 10... more details..

Mizkan selects Bibby Distribution for new ambient food contract

Published on: 20 May 13 - Bibby Distribution has opened a new warehouse and distribution facility and taken on additional staff in Corby after securing a major contract with... more details..

Gati announces mixed results for third quarter

Published on: 20 May 13 - Gati has announced improved revenues in the third quarter of its 2013 financial year, but a decline in EBITDA. In addition, the quarterly results... more details..

Kerry Logistics launches hybrid electric vehicles in Hong Kong

Published on: 20 May 13 - Kerry Logistics has deployed three hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), as part of its green initiatives across the globe. more details..

Etihad Rail partners with Hellmann to support logistics services across GCC

Published on: 17 May 13 - Etihad Rail has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hellmann Worldwide Logistics. The MoU will allow Hellmann to use the rail network... more details..

JF Hillebrand seals five year deal with major wine producer

Published on: 17 May 13 - JF Hillebrand has signed a five year worldwide freight services contract with Accolade Wines, the world’s fourth largest wine producer. more details..

Jens Poggensee appointed Vice President of UPS Freight Forwarding in Europe

Published on: 17 May 13 - UPS has announced that Jens Poggensee, a 32-year transportation industry veteran, has been named vice president of freight forwarding for UPS Europe. more details..

DHL to invest €10m in Vietnam by 2015

Published on: 17 May 13 - DHL Supply Chain announced it will invest €10m in Vietnam by 2015. The company has unveiled extensive plans to invest in new facilities and IT... more details..

Geodis adapts its management team

Published on: 17 May 13 - SNCF Geodis has announced significant changes to its management team as it seeks to “upgrade its organisation, confirming a commitment to support... more details..

Kiel James Patrick selects Quiet Logistics for multi-channel order fulfillment

Published on: 16 May 13 - Quiet Logistics announced that it will provide multi-channel fulfillment services for Kiel James Patrick, a handmade nautical themed accessories... more details..

Port Logistics Group expands California Retail Distribution Campus

Published on: 16 May 13 - Port Logistics Group announced it has added more than 1.1m sq ft of warehouse space to its City of Industry, California Retail Distribution Campus... more details..

DB Schenker signs service contract with DAF Trucks

Published on: 16 May 13 - DB Schenker in Brazil has been chosen as the preferred logistics service provider of DAF Trucks in support of its new truck assembly plant in the... more details..

Imperial Logistics buys stake in Nigerian logistics company MDS

Published on: 15 May 13 - Imperial Logistics has acquired a 49% stake in MDS, a logistics company in Nigeria, for $26m in cash. more details..

DB Schenker to manage BMW warehouse in Japan

Published on: 15 May 13 - DB Schenker announced it has been entrusted by BMW to manage a new spare parts warehouse on Japan’s main island of Honshu. more details..

CEVA opens its ‘City of Pharma’ in Italy

Published on: 15 May 13 - CEVA has officially opened its new ‘City of Pharma’ in Italy. The hub is fully dedicated to the warehousing and handling of products destined... more details..

Despite a $148m improvement, NOL posts a first quarter loss

Published on: 15 May 13 - NOL Group has reported a first quarter 2013 Core EBIT (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes and Non-Recurring Items) loss of US$85m, a 64% improvement or... more details..

Roadrunner announces acquisition of Wando Trucking

Published on: 14 May 13 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding stock and property of Wando Trucking, a provider of intermodal... more details..

J.O.Sims picks Gist to transport goods

Published on: 13 May 13 - J.O.Sims, the UK-based supplier of fresh cherries, has agreed a logistics contract with Gist for the transport of cherries and other fresh fruit to... more details..

PHLPost expands international service through DHL agreement

Published on: 13 May 13 - Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) has announced a new partnership with DHL which it hopes will invigorate its international service. more details..

DB Schenker opens new terminal in Finland

Published on: 13 May 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it will build a new 52,300 sq m terminal in Vantaa, close to Helsinki Airport. more details..

Agility announces $24m deal with KNPC

Published on: 13 May 13 - Agility has announced a new contract win with the Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC), one of the leading oil companies in the Middle East. more details..

Goodman completes key transactions in China

Published on: 13 May 13 - Goodman Group announced that it has signed over 100,000 sq m of new leases during the first four months of 2013 across its China portfolio... more details..

Wincanton cements Cemex deal

Published on: 10 May 13 - Cemex, the UK-based ready-mixed concrete company, has awarded a new three-year national distribution contract to Wincanton. more details..

SMR Mirrors chose Yusen Logistics for sub assembly

Published on: 10 May 13 - Yusen Logistics has been awarded a contract with SMR Automotive Mirrors UK, the Portchester-based supplier of door mirrors for the Jaguar XK and new... more details..

Itella’s net sales increased, but operating result declined

Published on: 10 May 13 - Itella Corporation has announced revenues of €496m in the first quarter of 2013, a 2.2% increase compared to the same period in 2012. However... more details..

DB Schenker builds new logistics centre in Switzerland

Published on: 10 May 13 - DB Schenker has begun construction on its new Swiss logistics hub on a 38,500 sq m property in Pfungen, Canton Zurich. more details..

Deliv appoints Amazon's Michael Hart to VP of Logistics

Published on: 09 May 13 - Deliv, a same-day delivery service that partners directly with large retailers and leverages a crowdsourced community of drivers, announced the... more details..

Descartes acquires Scandinavia-based KSD Software

Published on: 09 May 13 - Descartes Systems Group has acquired KSD Software Norway, a Scandinavia-based provider of electronic customs filing solutions for the European Union. more details..

American Airlines Cargo to offer enhanced program for monitoring and tracking cargo

Published on: 09 May 13 - American Airlines Cargo announced it will begin offering a one-time use program with FlightSafe, a GPS and sensor-based tracking device for air... more details..

XPO Logistics continues acquisition campaign and announces quarterly results

Published on: 09 May 13 - XPO Logistics has announced total revenue of $114.0m for the first quarter, a 155.8% increase from the same period of the prior year. The company also... more details..

Rail Logistics and BSNF's Cold Train expands its express intermodal service

Published on: 09 May 13 - Rail Logistics and BNSF’s Cold Train is expanding its express refrigerated intermodal service from Portland, Oregon to complement its existing... more details..

R.R. Donnelley expands logistics offering with new international service location

Published on: 09 May 13 - R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company announced that it has expanded its logistics services offering with the opening of a new international services... more details..

C.H. Robinson reports first quarter 2013 earnings

Published on: 09 May 13 - C.H. Robinson has reported strong gains in the first quarter of 2013, largely attributed to its various acquisitions from the previous year. more details..

IJS Global opens new North China branch office

Published on: 08 May 13 - IJS Global has opened a new sales office in the north eastern Chinese city of Shenyang - the largest city in Liaoning province and an important... more details..

Kerry Logistics opens GODIVA’s Asian Regional Packing Centre

Published on: 08 May 13 - Kerry Logistics has opened GODIVA’s Travel Retail Asia Packing Centre at a temperature controlled logistics facility in Hong Kong. more details..

TNT Express in Oman wins METCO contract

Published on: 08 May 13 - TNT Express in Oman has announced the signing of a shipping service agreement with Middle East Telecommunication Company (METCO), the exclusive... more details..

Panalpina returns to profit

Published on: 08 May 13 - Panalpina returned to profit in the first quarter of 2013 after a loss in the last year. The company reported a consolidated profit of CHF14m for... more details..

Saia reports improved first quarter 2013 finances

Published on: 03 May 13 - Saia Inc, reported a 1.9% increase in revenues, and a 32% increase in its operating income to $274m and $14.5m respectively for its first quarter... more details..

DTDC Courier acquires 70% stake in Nikkos Logistics

Published on: 03 May 13 - DTDC Courier, one of India’s largest express courier companies, expanded its business with the acquisition of a 70% stake in Nikkos Logistics. more details..

Gist expands temperature-controlled fleet with 20 pallet trailers

Published on: 03 May 13 - Gist has expanded its temperature-controlled fleet with the addition of 20 lifting floor, double-decker, 44-pallet trailer. more details..

trans-o-flex establishes fashion logistics network

Published on: 03 May 13 - trans-o-flex has set up the Fashion-Logistik competence network for the transportation of hanging garments. The network was formed in partnership... more details..

Logwin pleased with first quarter results 2013

Published on: 03 May 13 - For the first quarter of 2013, Logwin reported that it had had a pleasing start with revenues and EBIT of €320.7m and €8.0m respectively. It has... more details..

Saddle Creek to manage TalkingRain’s nationwide supply chain

Published on: 02 May 13 - Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced that it has been selected to manage TalkingRain Beverage Company’s nationwide supply chain. more details..

Penske wins bid to operate parts distribution center for BMW

Published on: 02 May 13 - Penske Logistics announced that it has won the contract to be the operational manager of BMW’s parts distribution center in Nazareth, Pennsylvania. more details..

Con-Way reported lower than expected first quarter results

Published on: 02 May 13 - Con-Way reported its first quarter 2013 results to be lower than expected with operating income of £31.6m, compared with $55.7m for the first quarter... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands site in Geel

Published on: 01 May 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced that due to the successful development of its contract logistics business in Belgium it is expanding its operations in... more details..

Agility boosts first quarter profits by 46%

Published on: 01 May 13 - Agility has reported a net profit of KD10.1m for the first quarter of 2013 on revenues of KD352.6m, up 46% and 10% respectively compared to the same... more details..

Geodis struggles in the first quarter

Published on: 01 May 13 - SNCF Geodis, the freight transport and logistics division of French state-owned railway SNCF, has reported a 2.1% decline in revenues for the first... more details..

Asendia announces the acquisition of Pitney Bowes' international mail services

Published on: 30 Apr 13 - Asendia, the joint venture created in 2012 between Swiss Post and La Poste, announced that it has agreed to acquire the international mail services... more details..

Dimerco launches new cross-border ASEAN LTL service

Published on: 29 Apr 13 - Dimerco Express Group, a global logistics service provider, has announced the launch of a new LTL road freight service, covering ASEAN and major... more details..

Rhenus attempts to simplify customs clearance at its Smolensk logistics terminal

Published on: 29 Apr 13 - Rhenus has announced it is working closely with the Russian customs authorities to develop a shortened customs procedure for selected customers at its... more details..

PostNord acquires two of Bilfrakt Bothnia's logistics subsidiaries

Published on: 29 Apr 13 - PostNord AB has signed an agreement for the cash acquisition of 100% of the shares in Bilfrakt Bothnia AB’s subsidiaries Nordisk Kyl Logistik AB... more details..

Gebrüder Weiss opens new terminal near Prague

Published on: 29 Apr 13 - Gebrüder Weiss has opened a new transhipment centre in Jeneč, near Prague as part of its strategic focus on its operations in the Czech Republic. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel opens office in Vladivostok

Published on: 29 Apr 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced it is establishing an office in Vladivostok due to increasing demand for logistics services in the Far Eastern part of... more details..

Hactl announces 1.2% increase in first quarter volumes

Published on: 26 Apr 13 - Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) has announced its tonnage throughput for the first quarter of 2013. more details..

Kerry Logistics’ Singapore hub opens for business

Published on: 26 Apr 13 - Kerry Logistics announced it has started operations at its Asia regional logistics hub in Singapore. more details..

UTi Worldwide opens multi-client centre in Taiwan

Published on: 26 Apr 13 - UTi Worldwide announced the opening of its newest multi-client logistics centre in New Taipei City, Taiwan. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel and VTG negotiate a merger of rail logistics activities

Published on: 26 Apr 13 - VTG Aktiengesellschaft, a leading wagon hire and rail logistics company based in Europe, and Kuehne + Nagel are planning a merger of parts of their... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle reports strong UK performance in first quarter results

Published on: 26 Apr 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced revenues of €949m for the first quarter of 2013, a 1.0% decline compared to the first quarter of 2012 (-1.3%... more details..

UPS ramps up natural gas investment

Published on: 25 Apr 13 - UPS has announced the accelerated growth of its alternative vehicle fleet with plans to purchase approximately 700 liquefied natural gas (LNG)... more details..

Metro Supply Chain Group announces US expansion

Published on: 25 Apr 13 - Metro Supply Chain Group has announced its expansion into the US with the establishment of a US-based headquarters. more details..

Goodman acquires 26,000 sq m development site in Japan

Published on: 24 Apr 13 - Goodman Group has announced that the Goodman Japan Development Partnership (GJDP) has acquired a prime 26,000 sq m development site in Nagoya, Japan... more details..

Dachser commits £23m to new UK logistics centre

Published on: 24 Apr 13 - Dachser has announced that it is to invest £23m in a new integrated logistics centre close to its existing operation in Northampton, UK. more details..

DB Schenker strengthens partnership with Spirit AeroSystems

Published on: 24 Apr 13 - Spirit AeroSystems has awarded DB Schenker a contract to manage the distribution centre for its Tulsa Manufacturing Site. more details..

Hermes again exceeds prior year result

Published on: 24 Apr 13 - For the ninth year in succession, Hermes posted a positive business year in 2012 and once again exceeded its previous year performance. more details..

DHL provides transport solution for automotive parts

Published on: 24 Apr 13 - DHL Supply Chain has signed a new contract with Faurecia to provide sequenced deliveries of Range Rover door interiors from the tier 1 supplier’s... more details..

GEFCO aiming for expansion in 2013

Published on: 24 Apr 13 - The GEFCO group has reported revenues of €3.6bn in 2012, a marginal decline compared to 2011. The GEFCO group continued to expand internationally in... more details..

Rhys Davies appoints Andy Williams as Fleet Operations Manager

Published on: 23 Apr 13 - Rhys Davies Freight Logistics has appointed Andy Williams as Fleet Operations Manager based at the company’s headquarters in Cardiff, UK. more details..

TNT Express partners with Tunisian logistics provider Comatral

Published on: 22 Apr 13 - TNT Express has expanded into Tunisia through a new partnership with the Tunisian logistics provider, Comatral. more details..

Sanofi-Aventis reinforces its presence in Morocco

Published on: 22 Apr 13 - Sanofi-Aventis, the pharmaceutical company, has reinforced its presence in Morocco by developing a new logistics hub in Casablanca and signing three... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle continues strategic expansion in Ukraine

Published on: 22 Apr 13 - As part of its continued global development strategy, Norbert Dentressangle has reinforced its presence in Central and Eastern Europe with the opening... more details..

Marks & Spencer returns to the Netherlands with a ‘clicks & bricks’ strategy

Published on: 19 Apr 13 - British retailer, Marks & Spencer (M&S) has announced that it will return to the Netherlands with a combined e-commerce and stores ‘clicks & bricks'... more details..

Prologis to develop third build-to-suit facility in Wroclaw

Published on: 19 Apr 13 - Prologis announced that it has signed an agreement to develop an 18,300 sq m build-to-suit facility for Tradis, part of the Eurocash Group, at... more details..

Chess provides warehouse management system for Kuehne + Nagel contract

Published on: 19 Apr 13 - Chess Logistics Technology has completed implementation of a new warehouse management system for its customer Kuehne + Nagel. more details..

CEVA to manage e-commerce logistics activities for Liu-Jo

Published on: 19 Apr 13 - CEVA has signed a new five year e-commerce contract with Liu-Jo, a leading company in fashion apparel, accessories and footwear, operating... more details..

Pat Cooney joins UTi Worldwide as APAC Regional Sales Vice President

Published on: 19 Apr 13 - UTi Worldwide has announced Pat Cooney has joined the company as the new regional vice president for sales and marketing in the Asia-Pacific region. more details..

FedEx Trade Networks expands infrastructure in Latin America

Published on: 18 Apr 13 - FedEx Trade Networks has expanded its presence and service capabilities in the Latin America region through a series of operational developments. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel opens office in Alabama

Published on: 18 Apr 13 - Kuehne + Nagel is extending its logistics footprint in the US by opening a new office in Mobile, Alabama. more details..

Network Global Logistics expands its service parts logistics network

Published on: 18 Apr 13 - Network Global Logistics (NGL) announced that it has nearly doubled its network of forward stocking locations to 516 worldwide. more details..

Saddle Creek announces new Business Development Director

Published on: 18 Apr 13 - Saddle Creek Logistics Services has named Steven J. Edelstein as director of business development, order fulfillment. more details..

Unipart's expanded footprint led to strong performance in 2012

Published on: 17 Apr 13 - Unipart Group has announced turnover of over £1bn in 2012 attributed to its global expansion strategy and the resulting new contract wins. more details..

Keswick Enterprises takes 50% stake in pan-European supply chain advisory practice

Published on: 17 Apr 13 - UK-based supply chain services specialist, The Keswick Enterprises Group, has taken a 50% stake in Graphene Partners of Poland – transforming the... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel opens office in Myanmar

Published on: 17 Apr 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has strengthened its presence in the Asia Pacific region by opening a new office in Myanmar. more details..

Norway Post acquires stake in Danske Fragtmænd

Published on: 16 Apr 13 - Norway Post has acquired a 34% stake in Danske Fragtmænd A/S, a Danish logistics provider. Norway Post announced that it intends to acquire all the... more details..

Menlo establishes new logistics hub for Fox Head in Europe

Published on: 15 Apr 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has established a new distribution centre for the US-based sports apparel and clothing brand, Fox Head at its Eersel... more details..

Vanderlande Industries to supply a new sorting line to Itella Logistics

Published on: 15 Apr 13 - Vanderlande Industries has been chosen by Itella Corp. of Finland to supply a newly developed sorting line for parcels and other irregular items of... more details..

Mitsubishi Electric Europe renews with Yusen Logistics

Published on: 15 Apr 13 - Mitsubishi Electric Europe has awarded Yusen Logistics an extension to its contract to provide its national warehousing operation for the UK. more details..

DHL awarded new supply chain contract by National Grid

Published on: 15 Apr 13 - National Grid, the UK’s largest utilities business, has awarded DHL Supply Chain a new four year contract to provide logistics services across its... more details..

Lehnkering invests in new capacity for temperature-sensitive products

Published on: 12 Apr 13 - Lehnkering announceted it has constructed a new temperature-controlled storage unit at its dangerous goods warehouse at Hamburg-Altenwerder. more details..

DHL launches tailor-made Center of Excellence in China’s fashion capital

Published on: 12 Apr 13 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced the launch of its new Fashion Center of Excellence in Jiuting, on the outskirts of Shanghai, China’s... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel provides logistics solutions for Royal Caribbean Cruises

Published on: 11 Apr 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has been selected by Royal Caribbean Cruises as a freight forwarder and supply chain provider to help Royal Caribbean manage... more details..

Penske Logistics completes major upgrade and relocation of its data center

Published on: 11 Apr 13 - Penske Logistics has completed a multi-million dollar upgrade of its enterprise-class data center that serves all of its supply chain customers. The... more details..

BDP forms joint venture with Colombia’s Interflex

Published on: 11 Apr 13 - BDP International announced it has taken an equity position in Interflex, S.A., a member of its global network based in Cartagena, Colombia. The... more details..

Nordic Capital acquires Unifeeder

Published on: 10 Apr 13 - Nordic Capital Fund VIII announced it has reached an agreement to acquire the Danish logistics provider Unifeeder from Montagu Private Equity. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel acquisition strengthens its foothold in the Sultanate of Oman

Published on: 10 Apr 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has acquired 70% of the shares of Universal Freight Services from the Khimji Ramdas Group in the Sultanate of Oman. more details..

Xrail appoints new CEO

Published on: 09 Apr 13 - Xrail, the European wagonload production alliance, has announced the appointment of Sassan Rabet as its new Chief Executive Officer. Sassan Rabet... more details..

Menlo announces new HR Director for South Asia

Published on: 09 Apr 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has announced the appointment of Lillian Chua as the new Director of Human Resources (HR) for its operations in South Asia. more details..

U-Freight opens new office in Xiamen

Published on: 08 Apr 13 - The U-Freight Group has enhanced its coverage of China’s coastal manufacturing regions with the opening of a new airport office in Xiamen, China. more details..

Tradeteam wins Molson Coors renewal

Published on: 08 Apr 13 - Tradeteam, the drinks logistics subsidiary of DHL, announced that it has successfully renewed elements of its Primary Distribution and National... more details..

Yusen Logistics enhances EMEA healthcare coverage

Published on: 08 Apr 13 - Yusen Logistics has announced it is enhancing its coverage of the EMEA region in response to demand from pharmaceutical manufacturers. more details..

Outotec selects Kuehne + Nagel for warehouse management services

Published on: 08 Apr 13 - Outotec, a global leader in minerals and metals processing technology, has selected Kuehne + Nagel as its strategic partner for warehouse management... more details..

Philippe Gilbert appointed Regional Director Europe West of DB Schenker Logistics

Published on: 05 Apr 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced the appointment of Philippe Gilbert as its Regional Director Europe West. more details..

Wincanton maintains steady performance

Published on: 05 Apr 13 - Wincanton has announced that it continues to perform in line with market expectations in a trading update released ahead of its preliminary results... more details..

Global manufacturing PMI edges higher in March

Published on: 05 Apr 13 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 51.2 in March, compared with 50.9 in February. Despite a weaker pace... more details..

Senior appointments boost Damco’s presence in Latin America

Published on: 04 Apr 13 - As part of its continued investment in the emerging markets of Latin America, Damco has made several key appointments to further expand the... more details..

Lineage Logistics acquires Seattle Cold Storage

Published on: 04 Apr 13 - Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company sponsored by Bay Grove Capital LLC, announced that it has acquired the assets of Seattle Cold... more details..

i-parcel expands its Midwest export facility with fashion retailer Express

Published on: 04 Apr 13 - i-parcel has announced the successful expansion of its Midwest export facility with the launch of international e-commerce logistics services for... more details..

Continental Express acquires Ranger Refrigerated

Published on: 04 Apr 13 - Continental Express has announced the acquisition of Ranger Refrigerated Express Corporation for an undisclosed sum. more details..

Wim Bosman partners Sertrans in Turkey

Published on: 03 Apr 13 - Wim Bosman Belgium has announced a new partnership with Turkish-based logistics provider Sertrans, headquartered in Istanbul. more details..

Goodman to develop new logistics centre for Daimler in Bremen

Published on: 03 Apr 13 - Goodman has commenced the construction of a new 33,000 sq m logistics centre for Daimler AG in Bremen. The development will assist the production... more details..

Geodis to handle Heineken's logistics flows for the next three years

Published on: 03 Apr 13 - SNCF Geodis has signed a three-year contract with Heineken to handle its logistics flows across France. more details..

DHL to develop multi-user hub in Tokyo

Published on: 03 Apr 13 - DHL Supply Chain has announced that its division in Japan is set to begin construction of its new Sagamihara Logistics Center. The company estimates... more details..

Agility announces 27% increase in net profits in 2012

Published on: 03 Apr 13 - Agility has announced its fourth quarter and full year financial results for 2012. For the fourth quarter the company announced major increases in... more details..

CEVA withdraws plans for IPO

Published on: 03 Apr 13 - According to an article that appeared on the Nasdaq website, the global electronic marketplace for buying and selling stock, CEVA Logistics has... more details..

Vopak opens new oil storage terminal in Spain

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - Royal Vopak has opened a new oil storage terminal located in the port of Algeciras, Spain. The facility has an initial storage capacity of 403,000... more details..

Culina announces plans for a major new distribution centre

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - Culina Logistics has announced plans to open a large chilled distribution centre at Cabot Park, Bristol later this year. more details..

Menlo extends its capacity in Belgium

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc is expanding its operations in Europe by establishing a new 16,000 sq m... more details..

DB Schenker expands logistics offering in Ukraine

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it is expanding its service portfolio in Ukraine. Its national subsidiary has leased additional capacity in a... more details..

ByBox reinforces end to end supply chain services with echo acquisition

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - ByBox Field Support, the UK-based provider of express field service supply chain solutions, has acquired echo to further reinforce its ‘end to... more details..

SNCB sells barging companies

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - SNCB Logistics Group has announced the sale of inland shipping companies H&S Container Line GmbH, Haeger & Schmidt International GmbH and RKE N.V... more details..

Nippon Express to acquire majority shareholding in Panasonic Logistics

Published on: 02 Apr 13 - Nippon Express is set to acquire 66.6% of the shares in Panasonic Logistics, a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation. more details..

Prologis signs 770,000 sq ft build-to-suit with SpeedFC

Published on: 28 Mar 13 - Prologis announced it has signed a new build-to-suit agreement with SpeedFC, a provider of end-to-end e-commerce services, for a 770,000 sq ft... more details..

Mercedes plans to build Alabama logistics facility

Published on: 28 Mar 13 - Mercedes-Benz is planning to build an automotive parts staging facility in Vance, Alabama that will employ approximately 500 people. more details..

XPO Logistics to expand in North Carolina

Published on: 28 Mar 13 - XPO Logistics has announced it will expand its national operations center in Mecklenburg County, Charlotte in North Carolina. more details..

TAGG move boosts Lambert-St. Louis logistics drive

Published on: 28 Mar 13 - Lambert-St. Louis International Airport (STL) has received a welcome boost to its drive to increase freight and logistics activity, with the April... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel partners with Coastal Logistics Group

Published on: 28 Mar 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced a new partnership with Savannah-based Coastal Logistics Group (CLG) to provide supply chain solutions with specific... more details..

Geodis partners Liebherr to deliver spare parts in France

Published on: 27 Mar 13 - SNCF Geodis has signed a contract to deliver spare parts for Liebherr Logistics, the global construction machinery manufacturer and operator, in... more details..

DHL opens new life science and healthcare centre in Barcelona

Published on: 27 Mar 13 - DHL Global Forwarding has opened a new Competence Center in Barcelona. The facility covers 1,000 sq m and enhances the available services for the Life... more details..

Globus chooses Kuehne + Nagel to support its network expansion in Russia

Published on: 27 Mar 13 - Globus, a large hypermarket chain in Germany, the Czech Republic and Russia, has selected Kuehne + Nagel as its logistics partner for the import of... more details..

Goodman develops new distribution centre for DSV in Germany

Published on: 27 Mar 13 - Goodman has announced it is developing a 22,000 sq m distribution centre for DSV at the Leipzig freight village in Germany. more details..

Adam Zolnowski appointed as DCT Gdansk’s CFO

Published on: 27 Mar 13 - DCT Gdansk has announced the appointment of Adam Zolnowski as its Chief Financial Officer. Zolnowski was previously responsible for strategy and... more details..

ModusLink improves operations in the Netherlands

Published on: 25 Mar 13 - ModusLink Global Solutions has announced a planned move of its operations in the Netherlands from the current site in Apeldoorn to a new location in... more details..

Hellmann UK opens new depot in Colnbrook

Published on: 25 Mar 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has opened a new distribution depot in Colnbrook as part of the company’s expansion of its domestic network in... more details..

Cindy Miller named President of UPS Europe

Published on: 25 Mar 13 - UPS has announced the appointments of Cindy Miller as president of UPS Europe and Derek Woodward as president of Emerging Markets, effective April 30... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics offers refrigerated ocean freight solution

Published on: 22 Mar 13 - DB Schenker Logistics announced that it will launch a service for wine from French producers. The service will comprise an in-house express pick-up... more details..

UPS expands presence and network in Vietnam

Published on: 22 Mar 13 - UPS continued its global growth strategy through the acquisition of the 49% interest of VN Post Express making it the first global express delivery... more details..

Dachser on course for revenue of €5bn

Published on: 22 Mar 13 - For the 2012 financial year, Dachser reported revenue growth of 3.7% compared with 2011, and following its acquisitions of the Spanish logistics... more details..

Arrow Electronics expands operations in Brazil

Published on: 21 Mar 13 - Arrow Electronics announced the opening of a new facility in Sao Paulo, Brazil, that establishes a presence for the company’s value recovery and... more details..

Henkel selects Saddle Creek as its Lead Logistics Provider

Published on: 21 Mar 13 - Henkel Consumer Goods has selected Saddle Creek Logistics Services as its Lead Logistics Provider (LLP). In this role, Saddle Creek will oversee... more details..

Echo Global Logistics acquires Open Mile

Published on: 21 Mar 13 - Echo Global Logistics Inc. acquired Open Mile Inc., a truckload brokerage business headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. more details..

Heiner Murmann appointed to Management Board of Schenker AG

Published on: 20 Mar 13 - Heiner Murmann has been appointed by the Supervisory Board of Schenker AG to the company's Management Board where he will be responsible for air and... more details..

Prologis and Norges Bank Investment Management close €2.4bn joint venture

Published on: 20 Mar 13 - Prologis Inc. announced the closing of Prologis European Logistics Partners Sarl, a €2.4bn joint venture with Norges Bank Investment Management... more details..

Agility completes first delivery to Caspian Pipeline Consortium

Published on: 20 Mar 13 - Agility completed the delivery of equipment for the Caspian Pipeline Consortium, the largest multi-stakeholder organisation operating an investment... more details..

CEVA launches new China-Europe railway service

Published on: 20 Mar 13 - CEVA Logistics announced the launch of a new China to Europe railway service connecting Suzhou with the Netherlands. more details..

A.R.T. Logistics launches Europe to Mongolia trucking service

Published on: 18 Mar 13 - A.R.T. Logistics, a project logistics company focused on Central Asia, Russia and the CIS, has launched a twice-monthly Less-Than-Truckload service... more details..

SBS Worldwide announces new CEO for Freight

Published on: 18 Mar 13 - As part of its global growth strategy, SBS Worldwide has promoted its USA CEO Lars Kloch to CEO of its Freight Division. more details..

Hermes e-commerce offering doubles its volumes

Published on: 18 Mar 13 - myHermes, the online delivery solution of Hermes Logistik Gruppe utilised by eBay Powersellers, Amazon Marketplace sellers, retailers and consumers... more details..

Mitsubishi Electric Europe renews with Norbert Dentressangle

Published on: 15 Mar 13 - Mitsubishi Electric Europe’s UK Branch has renewed its contract with Norbert Dentressangle for UK distribution services for a further five years. more details..

Aramex to use Etihad Rail network to enhance connectivity in the GCC

Published on: 15 Mar 13 - Etihad Rail, the master developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway network, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aramex... more details..

Port of Prince Rupert begins construction of $90m Road, Rail and Utility Corridor

Published on: 14 Mar 13 - Construction has begun on the Port of Prince Rupert's $90m Road, Rail and Utility Corridor project, which will support billions in new terminal... more details..

MIQ Logistics opens new facility in Texas

Published on: 14 Mar 13 - MIQ Logistics has announced the opening of a new facility in Laredo, Texas, to better serve customers’ cross-border supply chain needs. more details..

Dukal enters Savannah market

Published on: 14 Mar 13 - Dukal Corporation, a supplier of disposable medical products, has chosen the Port of Savannah as its major port of entry, and established new... more details..

Rinchem opens new chemical logistics facility in California

Published on: 14 Mar 13 - Rinchem Company announced that it has recently opened a new 65,000 sq ft chemical logistics facility in Hollister, California. more details..

Con-way Freight opens new Laredo facility

Published on: 14 Mar 13 - Con-way Freight has opened its new service center facility in Laredo, Texas. The $13m facility features a 70,000 sq ft dock with 148 loading doors... more details..

TNT Express Saudi Arabia wins Abdullatif Alissa Group account

Published on: 13 Mar 13 - TNT Express Saudi Arabia has signed an agreement with Abdullatif Alissa Group Holding Company to provide express services. more details..

Logwin expands storage space near Barcelona

Published on: 13 Mar 13 - Logwin AG announced it has doubled its storage capacity near Barcelona by opening a new warehouse on the northeastern coast of Spain. more details..

Sean Wall to lead DHL’s Asia Pacific aviation network

Published on: 12 Mar 13 - DHL has named Sean Wall as the new Senior Vice President of Network Operations and Aviation, DHL Express, Asia Pacific. more details..

Pantos Logistics awarded AEO “AA” rating in China

Published on: 11 Mar 13 - Pantos Logistics has announced that its branch office in Shanghai has been awarded the Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) programmes highest rating of... more details..

DP World sells Hong Kong assets to Goodman for A$450m

Published on: 11 Mar 13 - Goodman Group announced that its Goodman Hong Kong Logistics Fund (GHKLF) has acquired DP World’s interest in two Hong Kong facilities for A$450m. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new facility in Poland

Published on: 11 Mar 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened a new cross-docking terminal in Pruszcz Gdański, Poland. more details..

Karelia-Upofloor expands cooperation with DB Schenker Logistics

Published on: 08 Mar 13 - Upofloor Oy, one of Europe's leading hardwood and resilient flooring producers, has awarded DB Schenker a contract to operate a new distribution... more details..

Seafield Logistics appointed as logistics provider for Tata Chemicals Europe

Published on: 08 Mar 13 - Seafield Logistics has been awarded a three year contract from Tata Chemicals Europe. Under the new agreement, Seafield will be responsible for all of... more details..

DHL Express unveils plans for its largest facility in the Middle East

Published on: 08 Mar 13 - DHL has unveiled plans for its largest Express ground operations facility in the Middle East and North Africa at a site in Dubai, United Arab... more details..

UTi selects LLamasoft's Supply Chain Guru

Published on: 07 Mar 13 - LLamasoft announced that UTi Worldwide has selected its Supply Chain Guru solution to support its Supply Chain Design & Innovation team. more details..

CitySprint completes acquisition of Sameday UK

Published on: 06 Mar 13 - CitySprint has completed the acquisition of Sameday UK, the Warrington-based distribution company that specialises in same day logistics. more details..

PostNL to deliver large items for Blokker

Published on: 06 Mar 13 - PostNL announced it has been selected by retail chain Blokker to delivery large items bought in its stores or on its web-shop. more details..

Logwin's declines partially offset by growth in freight forwarding

Published on: 06 Mar 13 - Logwin AG has reported revenues of €1.32bn, a marginal decline compared to €1.33bn in 2011. Operating profit fell more markedly from €21.6m in... more details..

Pall-Ex welcomes MCL to its network

Published on: 04 Mar 13 - European palletised freight specialist Pall-Ex has announced that MCL Logistics is to join its UK network. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel and Iveco extend partnership for European spare parts logistics

Published on: 04 Mar 13 - Iveco, a global manufacturer of commercial vehicles and buses, has extended its service contract with Kuehne + Nagel for another three years. more details..

Astra Zeneca renews pan-European operation with Yusen Logistics

Published on: 04 Mar 13 - Yusen Logistics announced it has secured a major contract renewal with AstraZeneca for the pan-European distribution of its prescription drugs. more details..

Aramex reports 21% growth in revenues for 2012

Published on: 04 Mar 13 - Aramex has announced a 21% increase in revenues and a 15% increase in net profits for the full year 2012. more details..

DB Schenker increases network of QEP accredited temperature-controlled facilities

Published on: 01 Mar 13 - DB Schenker Logistics announced it is expanding its range of temperature-controlled air freight services and increasing the density of its QEP... more details..

GEFCO opens new subsidiary in the UAE

Published on: 01 Mar 13 - The GEFCO Group has strengthened its footprint in the Middle East by creating a new Dubai hub for trade with emerging markets, Europe and the United... more details..

Geodis Wilson wins two year contract with Delsey

Published on: 01 Mar 13 - Geodis Wilson has signed a two year contract to manage the global logistics operations for international luggage manufacturer, Delsey. more details..

DHL Express triples its network in Sub-Saharan Africa

Published on: 01 Mar 13 - DHL Express has expanded its network of DHL Service Points in Sub-Saharan Africa from the initial 300 to over 1000, in just a few short months. more details..

PostNL performance in line with expectations

Published on: 01 Mar 13 - Positive results reported by PostNL's parcels and international segments mitigated the declines in domestic Mail. The company stated its performance... more details..

Reed Exhibitions US appoints new Vice President Transportation & Logistics

Published on: 01 Mar 13 - Laurent Noel appointed Vice President Transportation & Logistics at Reed Exhibitions US head office in Norwalk (Connecticut). more details..

XPO Logistics announces earnings and acquires Covered Logistics & Transportation

Published on: 28 Feb 13 - XPO Logistics has announced financial results for the fourth quarter 2012 and the acquisition of Covered Logistics & Transportation, a non-asset... more details..

Hellmann UK announces new domestic road freight contract with Schoeller Allibert

Published on: 27 Feb 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new domestic road freight distribution contract with Schoeller Allibert, a manufacturer of reusable... more details..

TNT Express launches a new service point in Bangladesh

Published on: 27 Feb 13 - TNT Express Bangladesh has announced the launch of its 20th service centre point located in Norda, Bashundhara. more details..

Panalpina globally certified for OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety

Published on: 27 Feb 13 - Panalpina announced that it has been granted global OHSAS 18001: Health and Safety certification by inspection and certification company SGS... more details..

PostNord reports significant fall in profits

Published on: 25 Feb 13 - PostNord has announced significant falls in its operating and net profit for the full year 2012. Although revenues only fell 1.4% year-on-year, the... more details..

Pantos Logistics & eBay Korea announce global delivery service

Published on: 25 Feb 13 - Pantos Logistics has announced a new global delivery service ‘ePantos’ developed in partnership with eBay Korea. more details..

DB Schenker to act as SolarEdge’s European logistics provider

Published on: 25 Feb 13 - SolarEdge, a leading provider of solar power optimisation solutions, has nominated DB Schenker Logistics in the Netherlands to be its Logistics... more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints Kim Pedersen as Executive Vice President

Published on: 25 Feb 13 - Kim Pedersen has been appointed Executive Vice President of Geodis Wilson, starting March 1, 2013. He will be heading the global freight forwarding... more details..

Change of management in APL Logistics

Published on: 25 Feb 13 - APL Logistics, the logistics subsidiary of NOL Group, has announced that Jim McAdam will leave the company later this year. more details..

DHL introduces new mobile booking app

Published on: 25 Feb 13 - DHL Freight has launched a mobile app for customers to handle their road freight shipments. more details..

CEVA appoints new Head of Operations for China

Published on: 22 Feb 13 - CEVA has appointed Jaap Bruining as its new Head of Operations for China, effective immediately. more details..

NOL reports Core EBIT loss of $419m in 2012

Published on: 22 Feb 13 - Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) has reported a full year 2012 net loss of US$419m, largely attributed to a first quarter net loss (before non-recurring... more details..

SNCF Geodis reports declines in 2012

Published on: 22 Feb 13 - SNCF Group has announced its revenues for 2012 totalled €33.8bn, up 3% from 2011. The increase was attributed to a 6.4% rise from the SNCF Infra... more details..

Port Logistics Group and TAGSYS announce strategic partnership

Published on: 21 Feb 13 - Port Logistics Group and TAGSYS have announced a strategic partnership to enable RFID solutions for Port Logistics Group customers at its US gateway... more details..

MIQ Logistics expands into New Orleans

Published on: 21 Feb 13 - MIQ Logistics has opened a new Global Service Center in the greater New Orleans, Louisana area to provide international freight forwarding services. more details..

Con-way Truckload and Con-way Multimodal join forces to launch new intermodal service

Published on: 21 Feb 13 - Con-way Truckload and Con-way Multimodal, two subsidiaries of Con-way Inc. announced the launch of a new North American intermodal product that... more details..

C.H. Robinson introduces Navisphere app for customers

Published on: 21 Feb 13 - C.H. Robinson Worldwide has developed a mobile app to extend the reach of the Navisphere platform, allowing users to access critical shipment... more details..

trans-o-flex opens new pharmaceutical logistics centre

Published on: 20 Feb 13 - trans-o-flex has opened a new logistic centre in Alzenau, Germany which has been especially designed to meet the requirements of the pharmaceutical... more details..

Swiss Post introduces new service in response to the rise of e-commerce

Published on: 20 Feb 13 - Swiss Post has announced the introduction of automated parcel terminals, under the name My Post 24, as part of its investment in the e-commerce growth... more details..

DB Schenker sets up Swarovski’s first regional distribution centre in Singapore

Published on: 20 Feb 13 - Swarovski, the global producer of cut crystal, genuine gemstones and created stones, has chosen DB Schenker Logistics to setup its first Regional... more details..

FedEx designs new tool to help e-commerce customers

Published on: 20 Feb 13 - FedEx has announced the launch of a new tool designed to help e-commerce customers spend their time selling, not shipping. more details..

TNT opens express hub in Romania

Published on: 18 Feb 13 - TNT Romania, a national subsidiary of TNT Express, has opened a new hub close to the International Airport Traian Vuia in Timisoara. more details..

DSV to manage Valmet Automotive’s inbound logistics

Published on: 18 Feb 13 - Valmet Automotive has appointed DSV to manage its road transport and inbound logistics for the production of Mercedes-Benz A-Class vehicles. more details..

Panama hub becomes 200th TAPA-certified DHL Express facility

Published on: 18 Feb 13 - The DHL Express hub in Panama has been awarded the Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) ‘A’ security certification, becoming the... more details..

Dockwise reports 35% growth in revenues for 2012

Published on: 15 Feb 13 - Dockwise Ltd. published results for the full-year ended 31 December, 2012 with increases in revenues of 35.3% year over year. more details..

DSV acquires Seatainers Group

Published on: 15 Feb 13 - DSV has signed an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of the Seatainers Group which specialises in project logistics for the renewable... more details..

Menlo increases its presence in the medical device sector

Published on: 15 Feb 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics confirmed its growth in the European healthcare sector by signing a contract to provide logistics services to specialist... more details..

UPS and Jabil Circuit to provide global reverse logistics solutions

Published on: 15 Feb 13 - The logistics and distribution business unit of UPS and Jabil Aftermarket Services announced a strategic partnership to provide global reverse... more details..

DB Schenker expands its UK network

Published on: 15 Feb 13 - Schenker Limited has completed a major re-investment programme at its land hub in Nuneaton, United Kingdom. The developments are expected to create... more details..

CEVA announces the opening of its first Center of Logistics Excellence

Published on: 15 Feb 13 - CEVA Logistics announced the opening of its first Center of Logistics Excellence in Jacksonville, Florida. The centre demonstrates logistics... more details..

Penske Logistics appoints two new senior executives

Published on: 14 Feb 13 - Penske Logistics announced the appointment of two senior vice presidents, Joe Carlier and Jeffrey A. Bullard. more details..

XPO Logistics acquires East Coast Air Charter

Published on: 14 Feb 13 - XPO Logistics announced that it has acquired the operating assets of East Coast Air Charter, a non-asset, third party logistics business... more details..

OHL improves its supply chain security by becoming C-TPAT certified

Published on: 14 Feb 13 - OHL announced that its contract logistics warehouses have been accepted into the Customs-Trade Partnerships Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program by US... more details..

China Logistics Group expects its South American shipping volumes to double in 2013

Published on: 14 Feb 13 - China Logistics Group announced that it expects to see its shipping volumes doubling in 2013 for its South American route out of Shanghai. more details..

Nippon Express acquires Italian logistics provider

Published on: 13 Feb 13 - Nippon Express Europe, a subsidiary of Nippon Express Co., Ltd., announced it has signed an agreement to acquire all the shares of Franco Vago, an... more details..

Clipper secures new e-fulfilment contract

Published on: 13 Feb 13 - Specialist retail logistics provider, Clipper Logistics, has announced a new e-fulfilment contract with online boutique fashion outlet, Atterley... more details..

Culina strengthens business leadership team

Published on: 12 Feb 13 - Culina has announced two senior appointments as part of its strategy to drive business development and growth. more details..

Con-way Multimodal names Cory Bingham Director of Business Development

Published on: 12 Feb 13 - Con-way Multimodal, a freight brokerage division of Con-way’s operating unit Menlo Worldwide Logistics, has named Cory Bingham as Director of... more details..

Suttons strengthens team in the Americas

Published on: 12 Feb 13 - Global bulk logistics provider Suttons Group has further strengthened its team in The Americas with the appointment of Douglas Bunch, as Vice... more details..

Bibby wins £100m BP North Sea vessel management contract

Published on: 11 Feb 13 - Bibby Ship Management has won a contract with BP Exploration Operating Company to fully manage six vessels for operations in the North Sea. more details..

UPS added over 300 lines to its LCL network in 2012

Published on: 11 Feb 13 - UPS announced that it expanded its direct LCL offering by more than 300 additional lanes in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and South America... more details..

Geodis wins e-commerce logistics contract with Castorama

Published on: 11 Feb 13 - SNCF Geodis has won a contract with DIY retailer Castorama to provide home deliveries of website orders in France. more details..

Logwin opens new logistics centre in Sydney

Published on: 08 Feb 13 - Logwin AG announced it has opened a new multi-user warehouse in Sydney, Australia. more details..

Wincanton reports robust performance

Published on: 08 Feb 13 - Wincanton has issued its Interim Management Statement for the period from October 1, 2012 to February 7, 2013, stating that the company continues to... more details..

DB Schenker invests €41m in new facility in Singapore

Published on: 08 Feb 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it will build a new integrated logistics centre in Singapore. more details..

UPS expands healthcare network across North America

Published on: 07 Feb 13 - UPS has announced an expansion of its global healthcare distribution network in five key markets in North America. more details..

GAC USA breaks ground on new Houston warehouse

Published on: 07 Feb 13 - GAC’s US subsidiary announced construction has begun on its new office and warehouse building in Houston’s Central Green Business Park, Texas. more details..

Crowley opens new Miami cold storage facility

Published on: 07 Feb 13 - Crowley Maritime Corp. & Customized Brokers, Crowley’s Miami-based customs brokerage subsidiary, has opened its new 'Crowley Fresh' cold storage... more details..

Acquisitions boost C.H. Robinson's fourth quarter performance

Published on: 07 Feb 13 - C.H. Robinson Worldwide has reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012. Total revenues for the fourth quarter were... more details..

Geodis Calberson wins new two-year contract with Alpine Electronics

Published on: 06 Feb 13 - Geodis Calberson has won an extension of its contract with leading mobile media solutions manufacturer Alpine Electronics. more details..

DB Schenker invests €23.5m in new Czech logistics centre

Published on: 06 Feb 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has begun construction of a new logistics centre in Rudná u Prahy, Czech Republic. more details..

U-Freight exhibits fine art services

Published on: 06 Feb 13 - U-Freight Singapore has launched ArtSafe, a new company division, to promote its logistics hub as a fine arts storage facility; as well as an... more details..

DSV Air & Sea launches express and courier service

Published on: 06 Feb 13 - DSV Air & Sea Limited has launched its own courier and express service, DSV Xpress, to complement its air and sea freight forwarding services. more details..

Hellmann UK announces new road freight partnership with Zufall Logistics

Published on: 04 Feb 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new road freight distribution partnership with German freight forwarder, Zufall Logistics. more details..

DB Schenker to operate Telford International Rail Freight Park

Published on: 04 Feb 13 - DB Schenker Rail has been announced as the new operator of the Telford International Rail Freight Park, UK, effective immediately. more details..

Goodman reports a strong finish to 2012

Published on: 04 Feb 13 - Goodman Group has announced that it will commence 210,000 sq m of new industrial and commercial development projects across key Australian markets... more details..

DSV subsidiary settles US class action lawsuit

Published on: 01 Feb 13 - DSV announced that its US-based subsidiary has entered an agreement to settle a US class action lawsuit alleging anticompetitive freight forwarding... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle increases revenue by 8.5% in 2012

Published on: 01 Feb 13 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced annual revenue of €3.88bn for 2012, an increase of 8.5% compared to €3.58bn in 2011. more details..

UPS announces withdrawal of offer for TNT Express

Published on: 31 Jan 13 - United Parcel Service, Inc. announced it has officialy withdrawn its offer for TNT Express. more details..

OHL enhances security operations with Descartes' cloud-based air cargo solution

Published on: 31 Jan 13 - OHL has announced it is enhancing its security operations with Descartes' cloud-based Air Cargo Advance Screening (ACAS) solution. more details..

Menlo Worldwide Logistics signs contract with Klone Lab

Published on: 31 Jan 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics announced it has been engaged by Klone Lab to provide warehousing and distribution services in North America. more details..

Hub Group reports record fourth quarter income

Published on: 31 Jan 13 - Hub Group, Inc has reported record net income of $18.8m for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012, an increase of 11% compared to the fourth... more details..

Arkansas Best reports net loss of $7.7m in 2012

Published on: 31 Jan 13 - Arkansas Best Corporation (ABFS) has announced unaudited results for the fourth quarter and full year 2012. more details..

DA chooses PostNL’s cargo service

Published on: 30 Jan 13 - DA Retail Group and Drogistenunie, the service organisation for more than 400 DA drugstores, have selected PostNL Parcels as their logistics partner. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle wins PPG extension

Published on: 30 Jan 13 - PPG Industries, the paint products supplier, has renewed its long-term supply chain contract with Norbert Dentressangle for a further 18 months. more details..

Rockspring acquires €78m Paris Oise Logistics Park

Published on: 28 Jan 13 - Rockspring Property Investment Managers announced that it has acquired the Paris Oise Logistics Park, located in Longueil Sainte Marie to the North of... more details..

time:matters expands its Chinese network

Published on: 28 Jan 13 - time:matters, the express logistics provider, has announced an expansion of its network in China to increase the amount of delivery options... more details..

MediaRange relies on trans-o-flex solution

Published on: 28 Jan 13 - trans-o-flex announced it has won a contract to provide all warehouse and distribution services for MediaRange, the German producer of digital storage... more details..

SBS Worldwide signs agency agreement covering Switzerland

Published on: 25 Jan 13 - Supply chain solutions providers SBS Worldwide and Swiss company Tibbett & Britten Unique announced they have entered into an agency agreement. more details..

Agility opens new warehouse in Malaysia

Published on: 25 Jan 13 - Agility announced it has opened a new logistics centre in Melaka, Malaysia. The bonded warehouse will support a variety of industries, including... more details..

Dachser acquires full ownership of Netherlands-based joint venture

Published on: 25 Jan 13 - Dachser announced that it has acquired 100% of the shares in its joint venture Dachser Netherlands Air & Sea Logistics, established in 2008. more details..

Saddle Creek opens facility in Alabama

Published on: 24 Jan 13 - Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced that it is expanding its nationwide network with a new facility in Birmingham, Alabama. more details..

Fidelitone Logistics expands last mile delivery services

Published on: 24 Jan 13 - Fidelitone Logistics has announced a merger with third-party logistics provider, Purnell Furniture Services and their wholly owned subsidiary... more details..

Cargo Logistics Canada event to launch in 2014

Published on: 24 Jan 13 - Informa Canada has announced the inaugural Cargo Logistics Canada Expo & Conference (CLC) will take place January 29 - 30, 2014 in Vancouver. more details..

Canadian National reports 8% decline in 2012 net income

Published on: 24 Jan 13 - Canadian National (CN) has reported net income of C$2,680m for the full year 2012, a decline of 8% compared with net income of C$2,457m in 2011. more details..

SingPost strengthens logistics business with new acquisition

Published on: 23 Jan 13 - Singapore Post (SingPost) announced that it has acquired a 62.5% stake in freight forwarding company Famous Holdings (FH) for S$60.0m (€36.7m). more details..

Rolls-Royce appoints Wincanton for global defence contract

Published on: 23 Jan 13 - Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has awarded a five-year contract to Wincanton to manage the storage and distribution of its... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new automotive facility in Serbia

Published on: 23 Jan 13 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened a new warehouse in Kragujevac in Serbia, specialising in logistics services for suppliers of the Fiat plant... more details..

Prologis signs 1m sq ft build-to-suit with Amazon

Published on: 23 Jan 13 - Prologis announced that it has signed a lease agreement with Amazon.com to build a 1m sq ft distribution centre in California. more details..

Yusen Logistics launches new Thailand LCL service

Published on: 21 Jan 13 - Yusen Logistics has announced a new Less than Container Load (LCL) service from Thailand to Los Angeles, US. more details..

Luc Put announced as new ECSLA President

Published on: 21 Jan 13 - The European Cold Storage and Logistics Association (ECSLA) has announced the appointment of Luc Put as its President. more details..

Dachser acquires Spanish forwarder Transunion

Published on: 18 Jan 13 - Dachser is expanding its Air & Sea Logistics business field through the acquisition of Spanish freight forwarder Transunion. more details..

GEFCO streamlines logistics operations at new spare parts warehouse in Beijing

Published on: 18 Jan 13 - Dongfeng GEFCO has announced it is the official logistics partner for Dongfeng Peugeot-Citroën Automobile’s (DPCA) new spare parts warehouse in... more details..

OHL promotes Randy Tucker to President of OHL Contract Logistics

Published on: 17 Jan 13 - OHL has announced that Randy Tucker, currently EVP of Human Resources and Project Management Officer, will take over as President of OHL Contract... more details..

Livingston International acquires MBLX

Published on: 17 Jan 13 - Livingston International has acquired Louisiana-based MBLX, Inc. and MBLX Resources, LLC. MBLX provides barge freight handling and forwarding... more details..

China Logistics Group launches domestic trucking services

Published on: 16 Jan 13 - China Logistics Group announced that it will launch its own domestic trucking services to select locations and customers in China. more details..

New CFO for DB Schenker Logistics in the UK

Published on: 16 Jan 13 - DB Schenker has announced the appointment of Petra Kuester as the new CFO of Schenker Limited in the UK. more details..

DHL wins long-term contract with Panasonic worth over £100m

Published on: 16 Jan 13 - DHL Supply Chain has been awarded a long-term contract worth over £100m (€120m) with Panasonic, to manage its warehousing and transport... more details..

ModusLink appoints new President and CEO

Published on: 15 Jan 13 - ModusLink Global Solutions has announced that John J. Boucher will become its President and Chief Executive Officer. more details..

FedEx announces successor to David F. Rebholz as President and CEO for FedEx Ground

Published on: 15 Jan 13 - FedEx Corp. has announced that Henry J. Maier will succeed David F. Rebholz as president and CEO of FedEx Ground, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., when... more details..

Clipper Logistics adds 500,000 sq ft at Wynyard Park

Published on: 14 Jan 13 - Clipper Logistics has created 500,000 sq ft of additional warehousing space at its distribution centre at Wynyard Park, in the Tees Valley, UK. more details..

EBRD supports development of port infrastructure in Moldova

Published on: 14 Jan 13 - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is lending US$12m to Danube Logistics, the owner and operator of the Giurgiulesti... more details..

Hellmann and BF Global Logistics announce new partnership

Published on: 11 Jan 13 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new partnership with Netherlands-based BF Global Logistics. more details..

DHL Supply Chain wins Travis Perkins contract extension

Published on: 11 Jan 13 - DHL Supply Chain announced it has won a £14m contract renewal with Travis Perkins Group in the UK. The contract will see DHL Supply Chain handle... more details..

SDV acquires majority stake in Safcomar

Published on: 11 Jan 13 - SDV announced it has acquired a majority equity holding in Safcomar Overseas SA, a Swiss-based specialist in international logistics. more details..

GeoPost acquires 40% stake in DTDC

Published on: 11 Jan 13 - GeoPost is set to acquire a 40% stake in DTDC Courier & Cargo, India's second-largest provider by revenue, valuing the company at Rs475 crore... more details..

What’s going on in the world’s fastest-growing logistics markets?

Published on: 11 Jan 13 - The 2013 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index takes a close look at the BRICs and rising star markets to make some eye-opening findings. more details..

BNSF Logistics announces acquisition of Albacor Shipping

Published on: 10 Jan 13 - BNSF Logistics has announced the acquisition of Albacor Shipping, a Toronto, Canada based international global project and general cargo provider with... more details..

Celadon Trucking Services announces the acquisitions of Rock Leasing and Kelly Logistics

Published on: 10 Jan 13 - Celadon Trucking Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celadon Group, announced that it has agreed to acquire Rock Leasing, based in Warren, Indiana... more details..

GT Nexus and TradeCard to merge

Published on: 10 Jan 13 - GT Nexus and TradeCard announced that the companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement. more details..

Marken opens expanded pharmaceutical depot in Mexico City

Published on: 10 Jan 13 - Marken has announced the completion of its new, expanded pharmaceutical depot in Mexico City. The new facility is located closer to the Mexico City... more details..

NFI expands capacity in Canada

Published on: 10 Jan 13 - NFI has announced that its Canadian division, NFI Canada, has expanded with a new distribution center in Brampton, Ontario. more details..

Port Logistics Group acquires Pacific Distribution Services

Published on: 10 Jan 13 - Port Logistics Group announced that it has completed the acquisition of Pacific Distribution Services, a regional warehousing and transportation... more details..

Port of Klaipeda receives major investment

Published on: 09 Jan 13 - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is supporting the transformation of the Port of Klaipeda, Lithuania into a major regional... more details..

bpost purchases a majority interest in US-based Landmark Global

Published on: 09 Jan 13 - bpost has announced that through it has acquired a majority interest in US-based Landmark Global through its business unit bpost International. more details..

CJ Korea Express to merge with affiliate

Published on: 09 Jan 13 - CJ Korea Express, one of South Korea's largest logistics firm, has announced a decision to merge with its affiliate and local logistics company CJ GLS... more details..

Menlo Worldwide Logistics expands operations in Singapore

Published on: 09 Jan 13 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has opened a new warehousing and retail distribution management centre on Sunview Way in Singapore. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel awarded contract for warehousing and inbound logistics of agricultural spare parts

Published on: 09 Jan 13 - Kuehne + Nagel has been awarded a contract by AGCO to manage its aftermarket Parts Distribution Centre (PDC) in Johannesburg, South Africa. more details..

Global Logistic Properties signs lease agreement with Tesco in China

Published on: 07 Jan 13 - Global Logistic Properties Limited (GLP) announced that it has leased approximately 10,400 sq m to Tesco, one of the world’s largest supermarket... more details..

Kerry Logistics establishes joint venture in Vietnam

Published on: 07 Jan 13 - Kerry Logistics has expanded its network in Vietnam by securing a majority stake in Tin Thanh Express, a leading express company, to offer... more details..

trans-o-flex increases prices by 5.5%

Published on: 04 Jan 13 - trans-o-flex has announced it is raising its prices this year by around 5.5%. The increase has been attributed to a substantial increase in... more details..

TNT Express re-awarded TAPA Certification

Published on: 04 Jan 13 - TNT Express in Bahrain announced it has been awarded the renewal of TAPA Certification until the end of 2014, for its operational facilities. more details..

Global manufacturing holds steady at the end of 2012

Published on: 04 Jan 13 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 50.2 in December, up from a revised 49.7 in November 2012. This is the... more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints new COO

Published on: 04 Jan 13 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of Eric Martin-Neuville as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Freight Board Member with... more details..

Panalpina appoints new CEO for Asia Pacific

Published on: 04 Jan 13 - Panalpina has announced that Stefan Karlen, Managing Director Southeast Asia, has been appointed Regional CEO Asia Pacific with immediate effect. more details..

Lynden International opens new office in Edmonton

Published on: 03 Jan 13 - Lynden International has opened a new service center in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The company stated that the new location adds a strategic link to... more details..

Pall-Ex aims for year of further growth

Published on: 02 Jan 13 - Pall-Ex, the European palletised freight network, has outlined plans to increase both its domestic and continental operations in 2013. more details..

PostNord acquires Byrknes Auto in Norway

Published on: 02 Jan 13 - PostNord has signed an agreement to acquire certain assets of Byrknes Auto AS. The company stated that the acquisition strengthens its position in the... more details..

CEVA establishes joint venture in Vietnam

Published on: 02 Jan 13 - CEVA has announced a new joint venture in Vietnam with long time partner, Indo Trans Logistics (ITL) Group. more details..

Neovia extends relationship with Husqvarna Group

Published on: 21 Dec 12 - Neovia Logistics Services, formerly known as Caterpillar Logistics Services, has announced the renewal and extension of its relationship with... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel extends partnership with Hamleys

Published on: 21 Dec 12 - Hamleys, the global toy retailer, has extended its partnership with Kuehne + Nagel to support its expansion plans. more details..

CEVA signs new partnership with Mach 2 Libri

Published on: 21 Dec 12 - CEVA has signed a new multi-year contract with Mach 2 Libri, an Italian company which sells books to the mass retail channel. more details..

Panalpina expects CHF29m goodwill impairment charge

Published on: 21 Dec 12 - Panalpina has announced that due to the loss of a major customer in Norway, it will experience a goodwill impairment charge of CHF29m related to its... more details..

Major emerging markets - still forging ahead?

Published on: 21 Dec 12 - Agility and Transport Intelligence have announced the 2013 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index will be available from January 15, 2013. more details..

Prologis forms €2.4bn joint venture with Norges Bank Investment Management

Published on: 21 Dec 12 - Prologis has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to form Prologis European Logistics Partners, a joint venture with Norges Bank Investment... more details..

CargoSmart signs agreement with NACCS Center for Japan Customs' Advance Filing Rules

Published on: 20 Dec 12 - CargoSmart, the software-as-a-service provider, announced that it has signed an agreement with Nippon Automated Cargo and Port Consolidated System... more details..

Kerry Logistics wins new contract with Samsonite in Thailand

Published on: 19 Dec 12 - Kerry Logistics has secured a new contract with Samsonite to manage its supply chain in Thailand. more details..

TNT Express signs partnership agreement with Masri Money Express in Lebanon

Published on: 19 Dec 12 - TNT Express in Lebanon has signed a partnership agreement with Masri Money Express (MME). more details..

Bayer Pharma contracts Geodis to manage its pharmaceutical logistics

Published on: 19 Dec 12 - After a partnership spanning eight years, Bayer Pharma is outsourcing all its pharmaceutical logistics to SNCF Geodis under a seven and a half-year... more details..

Saddle Creek names Business Development Director

Published on: 18 Dec 12 - Saddle Creek Logistics Services has appointed Amy Barnes to the position of director of business development. more details..

Ivo Marechal resigns as CEO at H.Essers

Published on: 18 Dec 12 - H.Essers’ Board of Directors have announced the resignation of CEO Ivo Marechal. He will leave the company in spring of 2013. more details..

Lars Idermark resigns from PostNord

Published on: 18 Dec 12 - At a regular board meeting, Lars Idermark announced that he will leave his office as President and Chief Executive Officer of PostNord AB. more details..

Gist rebrands Dutch businesses

Published on: 17 Dec 12 - Gist announced it is re-branding its Dutch-based businesses Van Dongen, Soonius and Peeman Transport under the Gist name to consolidate its brand as a... more details..

GAC unveils new eco-packaging solution

Published on: 17 Dec 12 - GAC Packaging Solutions has announced the launch of a new eco-friendly packaging solution for liquid & dry cargo transportation. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new shared logistics centre in the UK

Published on: 17 Dec 12 - Schenker Limited, the UK arm of the DB Schenker Logistics, has opened a new shared-user logistics facility in the Midlands. more details..

DHL expands road freight network in Kazakhstan

Published on: 17 Dec 12 - DHL Freight, the road freight subsidiary of DHL, announced it has opened a new office in Almaty, Kazakhstan. more details..

CEVA announces sale of intermediate bulk container business

Published on: 17 Dec 12 - CEVA has announced the signing of a definitive agreement with Australian company Brambles for the sale of both its European container logistics... more details..

Yusen Logistics targets UK by investing £9m

Published on: 14 Dec 12 - Yusen Logistics is investing £9m in its UK business, with a particular focus on IT and fleet. more details..

Five new aircraft for Emirates Fleet

Published on: 14 Dec 12 - The current Emirates fleet will expand by five aircraft in the month of December as the carrier adds three new A380s and two new Boeing 777s. more details..

Prologis signs two leases totaling 740,000 sq ft in New Jersey Development Project

Published on: 13 Dec 12 - Prologis announced it is converting a former New Jersey landfill site into a LEED-certified (leader in energy and environmental design) logistics... more details..

U.S. Xpress affiliate Arnold Transportation Services to merge with LinkAmerica

Published on: 13 Dec 12 - U.S. Xpress Enterprises announced a merger of the company’s Arnold Transportation Services with LinkAmerica, a Fort Worth-based truckload and... more details..

Lineage Logistics to open new cold storage facility on the Port of Long Beach

Published on: 13 Dec 12 - Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company, announced that it plans to open and operate a new 196,000 sq ft cold storage facility on the... more details..

Crestron strengthens partnership with Kuehne + Nagel

Published on: 12 Dec 12 - Crestron, a provider of advanced control and automation systems, is expanding its contract with Kuehne + Nagel Belgium and is bringing all its... more details..

DHL expands multimodal offering in Africa

Published on: 12 Dec 12 - DHL Global Forwarding is adding eight new destinations in West and Central Africa to its air-sea multimodal network. more details..

Dachser acquires its partner in the Iberian Peninsula

Published on: 12 Dec 12 - Dachser has announced an agreement to acquire Spanish logistics provider Azkar, its partner in the Iberian Peninsula. more details..

Opportunities for logistics providers in offshore wind, suggests new report

Published on: 11 Dec 12 - A new offshore wind market research report by Navigant’s BTM Consult now includes a section on offshore wind shipping and logistics which highlights... more details..

DB Schenker expands its lead logistics operations

Published on: 10 Dec 12 - With immediate effect, DB Schenker Logistics is expanding its tailored transport and logistics services to include its new 4PL service. more details..

Global manufacturing sector stabilises in November

Published on: 10 Dec 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 49.7 in November, up from a revised 48.8 in October 2012. more details..

TNT Express accuses former CEO of breaking competition clause

Published on: 10 Dec 12 - Media reports in the Netherlands have announced that TNT Express is taking legal action against its former chief executive Marie-Christine Lombard... more details..

GT Nexus to support Renault’s export supply chain

Published on: 07 Dec 12 - GT Nexus announced that it has been selected by automotive manufacturer Renault SA to provide a cloud supply chain platform. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle appoints new UK Logistics Managing Director

Published on: 07 Dec 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced that Phil Shaw will head up its UK Logistics business, following the appointment of Malcolm Wilson as Managing... more details..

APL Logistics and VASCOR form automotive logistics joint venture in India

Published on: 07 Dec 12 - APL Logistics and VASCOR have announced the formation of a joint venture to better serve the growing supply chain needs of the automotive sector in... more details..

Transplace acquires Torus Freight Systems

Published on: 06 Dec 12 - Transplace announced it has acquired Torus Freight Systems, a Canadian-based logistics services company focused on Canadian cross-border and... more details..

MIQ Logistics awarded three-year agreement by Atlas Tubular

Published on: 06 Dec 12 - MIQ Logistics has announced a multi-year service agreement with Atlas Tubular, a provider of oil country tubular goods to the energy industry across... more details..

Kenco Group becomes the largest woman-owned logistics company

Published on: 06 Dec 12 - Kenco Group, a privately-held, third-party logistics provider, announced that it has received national certification as a Women’s Business... more details..

JF Hillebrand partners with Menlo Worldwide Logistics

Published on: 05 Dec 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has announced a new engagement with JF Hillebrand Singapore to provide logistics and customs brokerage services for whisky... more details..

GEFCO signs new three-year deal with automotive supplier Brose

Published on: 05 Dec 12 - GEFCO UK has strengthened its relationship with Brose by signing a new three-year contract with the major German automotive product supplier. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle strengthens position in Belgium

Published on: 05 Dec 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has completed the acquisition of the ambient and temperature-controlled warehousing and general cargo freight forwarding... more details..

Kerry Logistics building customised facility for Daimler

Published on: 03 Dec 12 - Kerry Logistics has started construction of a new customised facility for automotive manufacturer Daimler in Kunshan, China. more details..

DB Schenker to increase capacity at BMW's Leipzig logistics centre

Published on: 03 Dec 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has been commissioned by BMW to more than double its capacity in its new logistics centre in Leipzig. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel appoints new Board member for contract logistics

Published on: 03 Dec 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced the appointment of Detlef Trefzger as a new member of its Management Board as of March 1, 2013. He will take over... more details..

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics appoints new Vice President of Sales & Ocean Development, US

Published on: 30 Nov 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has appointed Frederick Birnbaum to the role of Vice President of Sales & Ocean Development, US. more details..

DHL opens its first freight forwarding office in Libya

Published on: 30 Nov 12 - DHL Global Forwarding has opened its first office in Tripoli to provide international freight, domestic and cross-border trucking services. more details..

Toys"R"Us Canada opens West Coast distribution centre

Published on: 29 Nov 12 - Toys"R"Us Canada has partnered with SCI Logistics to open a new distribution centre in Delta, British Columbia. more details..

Neovia Logistics Services appoints Chief Technology Officer

Published on: 29 Nov 12 - Neovia Logistics Services, a business formerly known as Caterpillar Logistics Services, announced the appointment of Tim Oglesby as Chief Technology... more details..

SEKO Logistics expands into East Africa

Published on: 28 Nov 12 - SEKO Logistics, a global provider of supply chain solutions, including transportation, logistics and technology solutions, has opened offices in... more details..

Goodman to develop logistics centre for Amazon in France

Published on: 28 Nov 12 - Goodman Group announced that it has signed a contract with Amazon to develop a 90,000 sq m logistics centre in Lauwin-Planque, Nord-Pas-de-Calais... more details..

DB Schenker Rail UK launches D2D service

Published on: 28 Nov 12 - DB Schenker Rail UK has unveiled a one stop approach for customers in the intermodal market, offering an integrated door-to-door transport service... more details..

DHL completes A$4.5m upgrade to Melbourne facility

Published on: 28 Nov 12 - DHL Express announced it has completed A$4.5m upgrades to its facility at Port Melbourne, Australia and has recommenced operations at the facility. more details..

HOYER acquires De Rijke’s bulk liquid business

Published on: 26 Nov 12 - HOYER announced it has acquired the bulk liquid division of Dutch logistics company De Rijke. more details..

Agility receives authorized economic operator certification in Hungary

Published on: 26 Nov 12 - Agility has been recognised by the European Union as an Authorized Economic Operator full (AEO-F) in Hungary. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics wins Nestrade contract in Belgium

Published on: 26 Nov 12 - DB Schenker is expanding its Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) business in Belgium after winning Nestrade SA as new customer. more details..

Approval for £100m logistics hub at Manchester airport

Published on: 26 Nov 12 - Manchester Airports Group has gained consent for a £100m ‘World Logistics Hub’ in the southern part of Greater Manchester’s Airport City... more details..

Shapiro appoints Starr as new CFO

Published on: 26 Nov 12 - Samuel Shapiro & Company, Inc. has announced the addition of C. Walter Starr as Chief Financial Officer at its headquarters in Baltimore, Maryland. more details..

APL Logistics acquires Carmichael International Service

Published on: 23 Nov 12 - APL Logistics, the supply chain management unit of NOL Group, has acquired US Customs brokerage and trade compliance firm Carmichael International... more details..

APM Terminals proposes Nigerian mega-port project

Published on: 23 Nov 12 - APM Terminals and its consortium partners have announced plans to develop a new greenfield mega-port project and Free Trade Zone at Badagry in... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle appoints two new Board members

Published on: 23 Nov 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced the appointment of two new Executive Board members, Malcolm Wilson and Luis Angel Gomez. more details..

Rhenus opens new logistics centre in Frankfurt

Published on: 21 Nov 12 - Rhenus Group has opened its new logistics centre in Frankfurt (Main-Kinzig), Germany. more details..

DB Schenker opens new facility in Australia

Published on: 21 Nov 12 - DB Schenker has established a new logistics warehouse and operations centre in Sydney, Australia. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle opens new cold store in France

Published on: 21 Nov 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has opened a new frozen and chilled storage facility in Saint Georges d’Espéranche to support food industry customers in... more details..

Toll South Africa appoints new MD

Published on: 20 Nov 12 - Toll Global Forwarding (TGF) has promoted Geoff Partridge to the post of Managing Director of its South African operations. He was previously... more details..

Descartes acquires UK-based Exentra

Published on: 19 Nov 12 - Descartes, the logistics IT applications provider, has acquired Exentra Transport Solutions, a UK-based provider of software-as-a-service solutions... more details..

Global Logistic Properties expands global platform to Brazil

Published on: 19 Nov 12 - Global Logistic Properties (GLP), a provider of logistics facilities primarily focused on China and Japan, has announced the signing of an agreement... more details..

Gazeley starts work on 25,000 sq m warehouse in Germany

Published on: 19 Nov 12 - Gazeley announced it has commenced construction on a 25,000 sq m logistics facility at G. Park Stuttgart-North, Germany. more details..

DIRECTV signs four-year contract renewal with Kuehne + Nagel

Published on: 16 Nov 12 - DIRECTV has awarded a new four-year contract to Kuehne + Nagel to manage its US warehousing operations and inbound international transportation. more details..

Dachser expands its network in South Africa

Published on: 16 Nov 12 - Dachser announced that its national subsidiary in South Africa has opened a fourth branch office in Port Elizabeth. more details..

US Xpress expand Mexican service offerings

Published on: 15 Nov 12 - US Xpress Enterprises has announced that it will significantly expand its presence and range of US/Mexican cross-border services through two key... more details..

Yusen Logistics launches LTL service from Taiwan to Los Angeles

Published on: 15 Nov 12 - Yusen Logistics has added to its dedicated less-than-container-load (LCL) service portfolio with a new service from Taiwan to Los Angeles. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle wins Interfloor contract

Published on: 14 Nov 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has won a multi-million pound, three-year contract to provide a dedicated delivery solution for Interfloor Limited, a... more details..

DB Schenker subsidiary agrees build-to-suit warehouse in Tokyo

Published on: 14 Nov 12 - Schenker-Seino Co., Ltd. has signed a 10-year lease agreement with the Redwood Group for a build-to-suit warehouse in the greater Tokyo area. more details..

Agility announces 21% increase in net profit

Published on: 14 Nov 12 - Agility has reported a net profit of KD9.75m in Q3 2012 compared to net profit of KD 8.05m in the same period of 2011, an increase of 21%. more details..

Newell Rubbermaid appoints Meredith Stevens Chief Supply Chain Officer

Published on: 13 Nov 12 - Newell Rubbermaid has announced that Meredith Stevens is joining the company in January in the newly created position of Chief Supply Chain Officer. more details..

New Asda George distribution hub on Teesside

Published on: 12 Nov 12 - Asda has opened a new UK import and deconsolidation hub for its George clothing brand. The new facility at the Wynyard Park site on Teeside is... more details..

Damco reports continued growth for the first nine months of 2012

Published on: 12 Nov 12 - Damco has announced revenue growth of 11% in the first nine months of 2012, compared to the same period last year. Year-to-date gross profit was up 4%... more details..

Hellmann UK announces new services to Sweden with Itella Logistics

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced an extension of its contract partnership with Itella Logistics in Scandinavia. more details..

DB Schenker Rail strengthens rail freight services between Italy and the UK

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - DB Schenker Rail has strengthened its rail freight operations between the UK and Italy with the introduction of an additional weekly service operating... more details..

DHL opens new facility for Primark

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - DHL Supply Chain has officially opened its logistics centre in Mönchengladbach for its customer Primark. Located in the “Regiopark” near... more details..

RZD completes acquisition of 75% stake in Gefco

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - Philippe Varin, Chairman of the Managing Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën, and Vladimir Yakunin, President of JSC Russian Railways (RZD) have signed a... more details..

Harlem Transport now part of PostNord

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - PostNord has finalised the 100% acquisition of logistics company Harlem Transport AS. The company stated the acquisition complements its existing... more details..

DHL Supply Chain appoints new Country Manager in Thailand

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - DHL Supply Chain has announced the appointment of Kevin Burrell as the new Country Manager for Thailand. more details..

Thomas Böger appointed to Management Board of Schenker Deutschland

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - Schenker Deutschland has appointed Thomas Böger to the company’s Management Board, where he will be responsible for the Contract Logistics/SCM... more details..

Nippon Express acquires APC

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - Nippon Express announced that it has acquired all the shares of APC Asia Pacific Cargo. more details..

Syncreon appoints new President of Technology

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - Syncreon has announced the appointment of Vittorio Favati as the company’s new President of Technology. more details..

Rakuten acquires Alpha Direct Services

Published on: 09 Nov 12 - Rakuten, the world's third largest e-commerce company, announced that it has agreed to acquire a leading French e-commerce logistics business, Alpha... more details..

XPO Logistics announces third quarter results

Published on: 08 Nov 12 - XPO Logistics has announced financial results for the third quarter of 2012. Total revenue was $71.0m for the quarter, a 49.8% increase from the... more details..

Radiant Logistics acquires operating partner Marvir Logistics

Published on: 08 Nov 12 - Radiant Logistics announced it completed the acquisition of the assets of its operating partner Marvir Logistics, a privately held company based in... more details..

DSV Air & Sea strengthens its network in Latin America

Published on: 08 Nov 12 - DSV has signed an agreement to purchase the remaining 60% of the shares in DSV-GL Latin America S.A. from its joint venture partner LOS INKAS S.A. more details..

Goodman enters Brazil with WTORRE

Published on: 08 Nov 12 - Goodman Group announced that it has entered into a joint venture with WTORRE, one of Brazil’s leaders in the development and construction of... more details..

Decline in mail volumes impacts PostNL’s Q3 results

Published on: 07 Nov 12 - PostNL has announced an operating loss of €128m in the third quarter of 2012, compared to a profit of €66m for the same period of 2011. Underlying... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle launches end-to-end ocean freight service

Published on: 05 Nov 12 - The freight forwarding division of Norbert Dentressangle has launched ‘Red Ocean Connect’, a managed, end-to-end global sea freight service... more details..

Global manufacturing contracts for fifth consecutive month

Published on: 05 Nov 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 49.2 in October, up from 48.9 in September 2012; the highest reading... more details..

Caterpillar Logistics renamed Neovia Logistics Services

Published on: 05 Nov 12 - Caterpillar Logistics Services has announced a new name and corporate brand identity, Neovia Logistics Services. more details..

Tibbett Logistics commences intra-EU service

Published on: 05 Nov 12 - Tibbett Logistics has commenced its intra-EU intermodal service, receiving its first scheduled trains from Germany and Austria in Romania. more details..

Logwin reports steady results in first nine months

Published on: 05 Nov 12 - Logwin has reported static revenue in the first nine months of 2012 compared to the same period of 2011. However, operating income has declined by... more details..

DSV to construct €60m logistics facility in Krefeld

Published on: 05 Nov 12 - DSV, in conjunction with real estate developer Habacker, has unveiled plans to construct a €60m logistics facility in Krefeld-Fichtenhain, Germany. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle opens new platform in Seville

Published on: 02 Nov 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has opened a new, shared-user distribution platform in Seville, Spain. more details..

Kerry launches China-Vietnam LTL trucking service

Published on: 02 Nov 12 - Kerry Asia Road Transport (KART), a subsidiary of Kerry Logistics, has launched a new scheduled twice-weekly trucking service connecting Shenzhen... more details..

Yusen Logistics reports 24.7% decline in net income

Published on: 02 Nov 12 - Yusen Logistics has announced a 24.7% year-on-year decline in net income for the first half of its 2012 financial year. more details..

Frank Ghesquiere leads Asian business of Deufol

Published on: 01 Nov 12 - Deufol AG has announced the appointment of Frank Ghesquiere as new Head of Asia & Pacific as of November 1, 2012. more details..

Echo Global Logistics acquires Sharp Freight Systems

Published on: 01 Nov 12 - Echo Global Logistics has acquired substantially all of the assets of Sharp Freight Systems, an intermodal and truckload brokerage headquartered in... more details..

OHL announces sale of Turbo Logistics

Published on: 01 Nov 12 - OHL has completed the sale of Turbo Logistics to XPO Logistics. The transaction is an asset sale with cash proceeds of $50m. more details..

Optimism at the Annual State of the Georgia Ports event

Published on: 01 Nov 12 - Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Curtis Foltz and Caterpillar Vice President Steve Larson gathered Tuesday for... more details..

Goodman completes construction of fourth warehouse at Kraków Airport

Published on: 31 Oct 12 - Goodman Group announced that it has completed the second phase of its fourth warehouse at Kraków Airport Logistics Centre in Modlniczka. more details..

DSV to operate Yokogawa’s European supply chain

Published on: 31 Oct 12 - DSV Solutions has won a long term contract to operate Yokogawa‘s European supply chain operations from its new service centre in the Amsterdam... more details..

SingPost delivers 7% growth in net profit

Published on: 31 Oct 12 - Singapore Post Group (SingPost) has announced a revenue increase of 9.1% to S$153.7m in the second quarter of its 2012/2013 financial year, with... more details..

Severe floods in Argentina affect port terminals at San Lorenzo

Published on: 29 Oct 12 - ISS Argentina has advised that severe floods are affecting shore-based logistical support at a number of port terminals in Argentina. more details..

Prologis reports strong results in Europe

Published on: 29 Oct 12 - Prologis has reported strong third quarter results from its European operation despite economic headwinds. more details..

MAGE SOLAR and Kuehne + Nagel expand partnership

Published on: 29 Oct 12 - Photovoltaic system manufacturer MAGE SOLAR and Kuehne + Nagel have announced a global partnership. more details..

Hellmann Perishable Logistics partners with Apollo

Published on: 29 Oct 12 - Hellmann Perishable Logistics is partnering with Apollo Freight to build its presence in the US. more details..

Acquisitions drive Dentressangle revenue increase

Published on: 29 Oct 12 - European logistics provider Norbert Dentressangle has published revenues showing growth, but largely through acquisition, rather than through... more details..

NOL reports $50m third quarter profit

Published on: 26 Oct 12 - NOL Group has announced net profit of $50m for the third quarter of 2012, a $141m increase compared to a loss of $91m in the third quarter of 2011. more details..

UPS expands its global healthcare network with three new facilities

Published on: 26 Oct 12 - UPS has announced an expansion of its global healthcare distribution facility network in the Asia Pacific region with the opening of three new... more details..

Marie-Christine Lombard appointed CEO of Geodis

Published on: 26 Oct 12 - SNCF has announced the appointment of Marie-Christine Lombard as CEO of SNCF Geodis. more details..

England Logistics acquires Kampstra Transportation & Logistics

Published on: 25 Oct 12 - England Logistics has announced the acquisition of certain assets of Portland, Oregon based Kampstra Transportation and Logistics. more details..

Pacer and Union Pacific Railroad enter new automotive parts agreement

Published on: 25 Oct 12 - Pacer International announced that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to arrange, manage and provide intermodal freight transportation... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel launches e-commerce platform for LEGO

Published on: 24 Oct 12 - Kuehne + Nagel Belgium has successfully implemented a logistics e-commerce platform and warehouse management system for the LEGO Group, one of the... more details..

P&O Ferrymasters and Horizon form alliance

Published on: 24 Oct 12 - P&O Ferrymasters and Horizon International Cargo have formed a strategic alliance to link their respective pan-European and inter-continental... more details..

Deutsche Post DHL to construct the largest parcel centre in Germany

Published on: 24 Oct 12 - Deutsche Post DHL announced it is modernising its parcel network in Germany by constructing the largest parcel centre in the country. more details..

Partner Logistics appoints Duco Buijze as its new CEO

Published on: 23 Oct 12 - Duco Buijze has been appointed CEO of Partner Logistics and will take up his new position from November 1, 2012. more details..

Pall-Ex officially opens its Northern Hub

Published on: 22 Oct 12 - Pall-Ex has officially launched the Northern Hub of its European palletised freight network. The 40,000 sq ft facility is located in Carlisle, UK on a... more details..

Prologis to operate Sainsbury’s 1m sq ft distribution centre

Published on: 22 Oct 12 - Prologis announced it signed a lease agreement with Sainsbury’s Supermarkets for a 1m sq ft distribution centre at the Daventry International Rail... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics establishes logistics academy in China

Published on: 22 Oct 12 - DB Schenker has opened its own academy to train employees in China. The company stated there is a growing need for qualified employees in the... more details..

DB Schenker increases warehouse capacity in Mexico

Published on: 19 Oct 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened a new 12,600 sq m logistics centre in Guadalajara, Mexico to support high-tech electronics manufacturing in the... more details..

DHL signs strategic partnership with Empost

Published on: 19 Oct 12 - DHL has signed a strategic partnership with Empost, the Express delivery division of Emirates Post Group Holding (EPGH), to become its official... more details..

FedEx establishes operations in Colon Free Zone

Published on: 18 Oct 12 - FedEx has established logistics operations in the Colon Free Zone through a partnership with Farmazona. more details..

Panalpina responsible for BMW spare parts logistics in Brazil

Published on: 18 Oct 12 - Panalpina announced it has won a contract to assume responsibility for BMW’s spare parts logistics operations in Brazil. more details..

LeSaint Logistics expands chemical supply chain offering

Published on: 18 Oct 12 - LeSaint Logistics, the third party logistics provider, has announced the acquisition of Chemical Logistics, the warehousing and distribution... more details..

ChemLogix launches new freight brokerage service

Published on: 18 Oct 12 - ChemLogix has launched a new freight brokerage service as part of its Capacity Management program. more details..

Hellmann UK announces new road freight partnership with H. Essers

Published on: 17 Oct 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new road freight partnership with H. Essers, the Belgian groupage logistics company. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel to manage FlexLink’s supply chain

Published on: 17 Oct 12 - FlexLink, a manufacturer of flexible, modular conveyors and industrial automation equipment, has selected Kuehne + Nagel as its exclusive logistics... more details..

DHL invests €100m in India

Published on: 17 Oct 12 - DHL Supply Chain has announced an investment of €100m to strengthen its logistics infrastructure in India. more details..

Volkswagen opens new logistics centre in Wolfsburg

Published on: 15 Oct 12 - Volkswagen announced it has opened its new multimodal logistics centre in Wolfsburg, Germany. more details..

Goodman provides 78,000 sq m warehouse for Zalando

Published on: 15 Oct 12 - Goodman Group announced that it has commenced the construction of a further 78,000 sq m logistics centre for e-commerce retailer Zalando. more details..

Renault to provide DHL Express with electric vehicles

Published on: 15 Oct 12 - Renault has announced it will supply DHL France with a fleet of electric vehicles by 2015. A total 50 vehicles have already been confirmed. more details..

Chapman Freeborn expands its global reach

Published on: 15 Oct 12 - Chapman Freeborn has further expanded its specialist On Board Courier (OBC) services with the launch of a new office in Hong Kong. more details..

Shutl secures additional funding and announces expansion plans in the US

Published on: 12 Oct 12 - Shutl, the e-commerce delivery company, has announced that it has secured an additional $3.2m in equity investment. The funds will be mainly used to... more details..

Liberty Global selects Norbert Dentressangle as strategic partner for Europe

Published on: 12 Oct 12 - International cable company, Liberty Global Inc. (LGI), has appointed Norbert Dentressangle to manage its warehousing and distribution activities... more details..

Menlo supports Riverbed Technology’s Singapore expansion

Published on: 12 Oct 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics announced it has been selected by Riverbed Technology, the IT solutions company, to provide warehousing and distribution... more details..

UPS launches new flight between China and South Korea

Published on: 12 Oct 12 - UPS has announced the launch of a new daily flight between Zhengzhou, the capital and largest city in China's Henan Province, and Incheon in South... more details..

APL Logistics to acquire Chinese joint venture APLL-Zhiqin

Published on: 12 Oct 12 - APL Logistics has signed an agreement with Legend Holdings and Beijing Willway Information Technology to acquire all of their shares in APLL-Zhiqin... more details..

BrightPoint announces distribution and services agreements with eTrak

Published on: 11 Oct 12 - Brightpoint announced that it has entered into a distribution agreement and a services agreement with eTrak Corporation, a manufacturer of wireless... more details..

Exel opens new distribution center in Texas

Published on: 11 Oct 12 - Exel, part of the supply chain division of DHL, has announced the opening of a 250,000 sq ft distribution center in Laredo, Texas. more details..

Panama Canal sets new tonnage record

Published on: 11 Oct 12 - The Panama Canal set a mark in its history as it reached a new tonnage record of 333.7m tons during fiscal year 2012 which concluded on September 30. more details..

Network Rail to develop £25m logistics centre

Published on: 10 Oct 12 - The UK’s Network Rail has announced plans for a 300,000 sq ft national road haulage distribution centre on the site of the former Peugeot plant at... more details..

WWL acquires a majority stake in Abnormal Load Services

Published on: 10 Oct 12 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics announced that it has acquired a 60% stake in Abnormal Load Services, the specialist in out of gauge transport and... more details..

Dachser develops presence in Vietnam

Published on: 10 Oct 12 - Dachser has continued its expansion strategy by establishing operations in Vietnam. more details..

Damco acquires Pacific Network Global Logistics

Published on: 10 Oct 12 - Damco has signed an agreement to acquire Pacific Network Global Logistics (PacNet), a freight forwarder operating in China and Australia. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new headquarters at London Heathrow

Published on: 10 Oct 12 - Schenker Limited, the UK arm of DB Schenker Logistics, has opened its new headquarters at London Heathrow. The new 9,900 sq m facility will also act... more details..

Crowley announces leadership changes within logistics group

Published on: 10 Oct 12 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has announced two leadership changes within its logistics group that will help the company to serve new industries and... more details..

Li & Fung appoints Ed Lam Chief Financial Officer

Published on: 09 Oct 12 - Hong Kong-based Li & Fung, the multinational consumer goods sourcing, distribution, and logistics group, has announced the appointment of Ed Lam as... more details..

Dachser expands in Langenau

Published on: 08 Oct 12 - Dachser has announced it is investing €26m in the expansion of its branch office in Langenau, Germany. Completion is scheduled for mid-2013. more details..

Marken expands services in China

Published on: 08 Oct 12 - Marken has expaned in China to meet the anticipated need for increased clinical trials logistics services. more details..

DB Schenker announces collaboration with IBM

Published on: 08 Oct 12 - DB Schenker has signed a five-year, multi-million dollar agreement with IBM to provide managed services for its transport and logistics IT in Asia... more details..

Crowley merges subsidiary Jarvis International Freight into Crowley Logistics

Published on: 08 Oct 12 - Crowley Maritime Corporation announced that its recently acquired freight forwarding company, Jarvis International Freight, will transition into the... more details..

Prologis leases over 1m sq ft in Brazil

Published on: 05 Oct 12 - Prologis has announced two new lease agreements totalling 1,067,435 sq ft in Sao Paulo, Brazil. more details..

C.H. Robinson introduces ChemSolutions division

Published on: 04 Oct 12 - C.H. Robinson Worldwide has formed a new division called ChemSolutions which will provide logistics services to chemical manufacturing and... more details..

Menlo introduces CarbonNet

Published on: 04 Oct 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has announced the introduction of CarbonNet. CarbonNet is a carbon management technology that gives Menlo the ability to... more details..

Precision Software creates new analytics solution

Published on: 04 Oct 12 - Precision Software, a division of transportation and trade management solutions provider QAD, has announced a new data warehousing, reporting and... more details..

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics expands in South America

Published on: 04 Oct 12 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics has expanded its South America ocean service to include a monthly call to Antofagasta, Chile. more details..

Meritor expands Canadian distribution center

Published on: 04 Oct 12 - Meritor has completed an expansion of its aftermarket distribution center in Edmonton, Alberta, which will improve service and delivery time to its... more details..

Australia Post becomes sole shareholder in StarTrack

Published on: 03 Oct 12 - Australia Post announced it will acquire Qantas' 50% in StarTrack, making Australia Post the sole shareholder in the express freight and logistics... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle wins soft drinks contract

Published on: 03 Oct 12 - Norbert Dentressangle announced that it has won a contract to provide storage and distribution services for Villa Soft Drinks in the UK. more details..

APL Logistics expands in Bangladesh

Published on: 03 Oct 12 - APL Logistics has opened two new Quality Assurance Centres in Bangladesh. more details..

Downturn in global manufacturing eases in September

Published on: 03 Oct 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 48.9 in September, a minor increase from 48.1 in August (Ti Dashboard... more details..

Goodman commences construction on new Gdansk facility

Published on: 01 Oct 12 - Goodman Group announced it has commenced construction of its 500,000 sq m Pomeranian Logistics Centre in Gdansk, Poland. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens four new gateways to Russia

Published on: 01 Oct 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened four new gateways to Russia via Berlin, Krakow, Riga and Helsinki. more details..

Toll Global Forwarding appoints new UK MD

Published on: 01 Oct 12 - Toll Global Forwarding has announced the appointment of Steve Buckerfield as its UK Managing Director. more details..

TVS SCS acquires Rico Logistics

Published on: 01 Oct 12 - TVS Supply Chain Solutions, the inventory management specialist, has acquired technology specialist group Rico Logistics. more details..

B&Q awards Wincanton multi-channel distribution contract

Published on: 28 Sep 12 - Wincanton announced it has been awarded a multi-channel distribution contract by retailer B&Q in the UK. more details..

DHL Express and National Oil Ethiopia sign retail partnership

Published on: 28 Sep 12 - DHL Express and National Oil Ethiopia (NOC), which operates fuel stations in Ethiopia, have signed a retail partnership agreement. more details..

DSV expands in Czech Republic

Published on: 28 Sep 12 - DSV announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire certain activities from AWT Čechofracht in the Czech Republic. more details..

CLX Logistics establishes European operations

Published on: 27 Sep 12 - CLX Logistics LLC, parent company of ChemLogix LLC, has established international operations with the acquisition of Netherlands-based LHC... more details..

Savi Technology acquired by LaSalle Capital affiliates

Published on: 27 Sep 12 - Savi Technology has been acquired by affiliates of LaSalle Capital of Los Angeles, California. more details..

DB International founds national company in Brazil

Published on: 27 Sep 12 - DB International, the engineering and consulting company in the Deutsche Bahn Group, is founding a new national company in South America, DB... more details..

Odyssey Logistics expands in North Carolina

Published on: 27 Sep 12 - Odyssey Logistics & Technology (OL&T) is expanding its Charlotte, North Carolina operation and has moved to new office space. more details..

Wim Bosman opens branch in Kiev

Published on: 26 Sep 12 - Wim Bosman announced that it has opened a new branch office in Kiev, Ukraine. more details..

Stannah Stairlifts signs three year contract with DB Schenker Logistics

Published on: 26 Sep 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has won a three-year contract to handle Stannah Stairlifts airfreight business in the UK. more details..

Etihad Rail signs MoU with Hoyer to support Intra-GCC logistics

Published on: 26 Sep 12 - Etihad Rail announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hoyer Global Transport, a Dutch subsidiary of German-based Hoyer. more details..

Logwin opens new sales office in India

Published on: 26 Sep 12 - Logwin announced that it has opened a new sales office in Ahmedabad, the largest city of Gujarat State in India. more details..

System Alliance Europe expands its network

Published on: 26 Sep 12 - Hellmann Worlwide Logistics S.A. Spain has joined System Alliance Europe as a partner, expanding the network’s coverage throughout the country. more details..

Germany’s first deep-water container port begins operations

Published on: 24 Sep 12 - JadeWeserPort Wilhelmshaven, Germany’s first and only deep-water container, has begun operations. more details..

Agility names new Europe and Asia Pacific CEOs

Published on: 24 Sep 12 - Agility has named two new CEOs responsible for its operations in Europe and Asia Pacific. more details..

Suttons appoints new Head of Commercial, Europe & Americas

Published on: 24 Sep 12 - Global bulk logistics provider Suttons Group has strengthened its international senior management team with the appointment of a new Head of... more details..

Prologis signs two build-to-suit agreements in China

Published on: 21 Sep 12 - Prologis has signed two build-to-suit agreements in China, one with DHL and the second with Deppon, totalling approximately 460,000 sq ft. more details..

Hamburg Kühne Logistics University reaches top tier of university rankings

Published on: 21 Sep 12 - Just two years after it was founded, Hamburg Kühne Logistics University (KLU) has reached the top tier in the newly published research rankings for... more details..

Lufthansa to build new logistics centre at Frankfurt

Published on: 21 Sep 12 - Lufthansa has announced plans to build a new logistics centre at Frankfurt Airport. The building, which will replace the existing 30-year-old... more details..

NYK agrees terms for new Russian joint venture

Published on: 21 Sep 12 - NYK (Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha) and the ROLF Group, a logistics operator based in Russia, have agreed terms on a joint venture that will result in... more details..

Schiphol Cargo appoints new Director of Strategic Development

Published on: 21 Sep 12 - Schiphol Cargo, the dedicated cargo management arm of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, has appointed Hendriena Ritsema as Director of Strategic... more details..

Joe Bento joins SEKO Logistics

Published on: 20 Sep 12 - SEKO Logistics has appointed Joe Bento to its executive management team as Chief Sales Officer, based in North America. more details..

US Defense Logistics Agency mandates reverse auctions for high-cost contracts

Published on: 20 Sep 12 - In an effort to reduce costs at the Department of Defense, the US Defense Logistics Agency has initiated reverse auctions for high-cost contracts. more details..

Con-way Multimodal announces Dallas headquarters

Published on: 20 Sep 12 - Con-way Multimodal, a freight brokerage division of Con-way’s operating unit Menlo Worldwide Logistics, has named Dallas, Texas as the location... more details..

UTi Worldwide announces organizational changes

Published on: 20 Sep 12 - UTi Worldwide has announced changes to its organizational structure to improve alignment between its freight forwarding, contract logistics and... more details..

Trimble acquires Logicway

Published on: 20 Sep 12 - Trimble has acquired privately-held Logicway, a Netherlands-based provider of software for automating payroll and expenses with a specific focus on... more details..

SBS Worldwide signs agency agreement covering India

Published on: 19 Sep 12 - Supply chain solutions provider SBS Worldwide has signed an agency agreement with Capricorn Logistics in India. more details..

Goodman set to expand into the Nordics

Published on: 19 Sep 12 - Goodman Group has entered into a co-operation agreement with Svensk Fastighetsfond (SFF), a real estate investment and asset management company... more details..

OOCL Logistics to serve Bayer China’s supply chain

Published on: 19 Sep 12 - OOCL Logistics has announced a partnership with Bayer Material Science China (Bayer China) to manage its supply chain logistics operations. more details..

Hellmann and Itella expand cooperation with new services to Finland

Published on: 17 Sep 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK announced that it has expanded its partnership with Itella Logistics in Scandinavia. more details..

Menlo expands relationship with Dana Spicer in Thailand

Published on: 17 Sep 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics announced it has expanded the scope of its relationship with Dana Spicer in Thailand. more details..

Geodis opens new logistics platform in Casablanca

Published on: 14 Sep 12 - Geodis announced it is set to open its new 16,000 sq m logistics site in Casablanca, Morocco. more details..

La Poste acquires ORIUM

Published on: 14 Sep 12 - La Poste has announced the acquisition of e-fulfilment specialist ORIUM to expand the services of NEOLOG. more details..

Groupe CAT acquires Toquero Group’s transport division

Published on: 14 Sep 12 - Groupe CAT has announced the acquisition of Toquero Group’s transport division through its Iberian subsidiary. more details..

Uniserve acquires Portall Solutions

Published on: 14 Sep 12 - Uniserve, the UK-based, privately owned international freight and logistics company, has announced the acquisition of Portall Solutions, a finance and... more details..

BrightPoint announces agreement with Solavei

Published on: 13 Sep 12 - Brightpoint announced that its subsidiary, Brightpoint North America, has entered into a logistic services relationship with Solavei, the mobile... more details..

Dachser USA names new Director of Ocean Freight

Published on: 13 Sep 12 - Dachser Transport of America announced it has appointed John Barbasetti di Prun Director of Ocean Freight for the US. more details..

R.R. Donnelley acquires Express Postal Options International

Published on: 13 Sep 12 - R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company announced that it has expanded its logistics services offering with the acquisition of Express Postal Options... more details..

Harley-Davidson selects Penske Logistics in Brazil

Published on: 13 Sep 12 - Harley-Davidson has selected Penske Logistics to manage its logistics processes in Brazil. more details..

Glen Raven selects Pitney Bowes's global parcel shipping management solution

Published on: 13 Sep 12 - Pitney Bowes announced that Glen Raven has selected SendSuite Live service as its logistics management solution for web orders and other parcel... more details..

Damco moves headquarters to The Hague

Published on: 12 Sep 12 - Damco has announced it is moving its headquarters from Copenhagen, Denmark to The Hague, Netherlands. The move is expected to be completed in Q1... more details..

Dachser opens additional branch office in China

Published on: 12 Sep 12 - Dachser has opened a new branch office in Nanjing, expanding its network of locations in the Yangtze River Delta. more details..

Goodman completes US$1bn Japan Development Partnership

Published on: 10 Sep 12 - Goodman Japan announced that it has successfully established a new US$1bn development partnership, strengthening the company’s position in the... more details..

PepsiCo expands cooperation with DB Schenker Logistics in Poland

Published on: 10 Sep 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it will provide comprehensive warehouse logistics and support in the distribution system for PepsiCo in Poland. more details..

PostNL opens parcels depot in Breda

Published on: 10 Sep 12 - PostNL Parcels announced it has opened a new depot in Breda. The Breda depot is the sixth to be opened as part of the new logistics infrastructure... more details..

UTi reports 10.9% decline in second quarter revenue

Published on: 10 Sep 12 - UTi Worldwide has reported revenues of $1.16bn for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2013, a 10.9% decrease compared to $1.3bn for the same period... more details..

UTi Worldwide names Richard Rodick CFO

Published on: 10 Sep 12 - UTi Worldwide has announced the appointment of Richard G. Rodick as Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). more details..

YRC Freight appoints new COO

Published on: 10 Sep 12 - YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide, has announced the appointment of Maynard Skarka to the newly created position of Chief Operations... more details..

APL and Con-way launch service from Jakarta to North America

Published on: 07 Sep 12 - Global trade partners APL Logistics and Con-way Freight have announced a new service transporting day-definite shipments from Jakarta, Indonesia to... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics expands its capacity in Stockholm

Published on: 07 Sep 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it is expanding its location in Arlandastad, Sweden to 63,000 sq m. more details..

DHL Express obtains quality certification for all its facilities in the Americas

Published on: 06 Sep 12 - DHL announced that it has received a multi-site, quality management certification from ISO for its entire network in the Americas. more details..

DHL to reduce stake in Blue Dart Express

Published on: 05 Sep 12 - Deutsche Post DHL has announced plans to reduce its shareholding in Blue Dart Express to comply with India’s minimum public-shareholding... more details..

Cathay Pacific appoints Tom Owen as Senior Vice President, Americas

Published on: 05 Sep 12 - Cathay Pacific Airways has appointed Tom Owen to the role of Senior Vice President, Americas. Owen will be based in the company’s US headquarters in... more details..

APL Logistics announces new automotive solution

Published on: 05 Sep 12 - APL Logistics has introduced a new service for the containerised transport of automotive vehicles.“ AutoDirect” will transport finished vehicles... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle secures Maxxium renewal

Published on: 05 Sep 12 - Norbert Dentressangle announced that it has secured a contract renewal with premium alcoholic drinks distributor Maxxium UK until 2014. more details..

Global manufacturing PMI at lowest point since June 2009

Published on: 05 Sep 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 48.4 in August, a minor decline from 48.4 in July. However, this is... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics integrates inventory management systems for ships

Published on: 03 Sep 12 - DB SCHENKERmarineparts has announced it is now offering a direct integration between clients’ procurement systems and MyMPS, DB Schenker’s... more details..

Kerry Logistics acquires Taishan Insurance Brokers

Published on: 03 Sep 12 - Kerry Logistics has expanded its business portfolio by entering into the insurance sector through the acquisition of Taishan Insurance Brokers. more details..

VASCOR names new CEO

Published on: 03 Sep 12 - VASCOR, an automotive logistics provider, has named William Garrett as its new Chief Executive Officer. Garrett succeeds James Dunn, who has retired... more details..

Suttons Group appoints new Group Finance Director

Published on: 03 Sep 12 - Global bulk logistics provider Suttons Group has appointed Keith Broom as its new Group Finance Director. Broom joins from Merlin Claims Services... more details..

Unifeeder acquires Feederlink from Irish Continental Group

Published on: 03 Sep 12 - Unifeeder announced that it has reached agreement to acquire Feederlink Shipping & Trading from Irish Continental Group. The acquisition strengthens... more details..

Goodman and CPPIB increase commitment to China partnership

Published on: 31 Aug 12 - Goodman Group and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board have increased their equity allocation to Goodman China Logistics Holding by an additional... more details..

Domino's Pizza joins US EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership

Published on: 30 Aug 12 - Domino's Pizza has announced that it joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership, a collaboration between the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)... more details..

US Department of Transportation creates Freight Policy Council

Published on: 30 Aug 12 - US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced the launch of the Freight Policy Council which will focus on improving the condition and... more details..

Marken enhances branch operations

Published on: 30 Aug 12 - Pharmaceutical logistics company Marken has announced the opening of four expanded branch facilities to meet growing demand. more details..

FIEGE opens fashion warehouse in China

Published on: 29 Aug 12 - FIEGE Logistik announced that it has opened a new warehouse facility in China designed to serve customers in the fashion industry. more details..

Dachser Food Logistics opens new site in Koblenz

Published on: 29 Aug 12 - Dachser Food Logistics announced that it is expanding its network for temperature-controlled logistics with a new branch office in Koblenz. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel selected as exclusive national partner by Bayer

Published on: 29 Aug 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has been awarded an exclusive contract to manage the logistics activities for Bayer HealthCare Chile. more details..

Toll Group announces 6% decline in profits

Published on: 29 Aug 12 - Toll Group has announced that for the full year ended June 30, 2012 its revenue increased 6%, however both operating profit and net profit fell 6%... more details..

Trimble to acquire TMW Systems for $335m

Published on: 28 Aug 12 - Trimble, the global technology provider, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held TMW Systems, a provider... more details..

Bradshaw named Executive Director of NC Ports

Published on: 28 Aug 12 - Thomas Bradshaw has been named Executive Director of the North Carolina State Ports Authority. He will assume that responsibility while continuing... more details..

Grindrod acquires sole ownership of Ocean Africa Container Lines

Published on: 28 Aug 12 - Grindrod Holdings has acquired Safmarine’s 51% share of Ocean Africa Container Lines for an undisclosed amount. more details..

Panasonic India to utilise Four Soft's WMS

Published on: 24 Aug 12 - Four Soft (4S), a global software solutions provider for the logistics industry, has announced its web-centric warehouse management system has been... more details..

Lexmark selects Kuehne + Nagel as its European logistics provider

Published on: 24 Aug 12 - Lexmark International has awarded Kuehne + Nagel a ten-year contract covering the integrated management of its European logistics services. more details..

Manchester Airport Group submits plans for ‘World Logistics Hub’

Published on: 24 Aug 12 - Manchester Airports Group (MAG) has submitted an outline planning application for the development of a ‘World Logistics Hub’ at Manchester... more details..

Itella announces its next President and CEO

Published on: 24 Aug 12 - Itella Corporation has announced the appointment of Heikki Malinen as the new President and CEO effective December 11, 2012. At that time, Jukka Alho... more details..

Competition Authority approves Itella acquisition

Published on: 24 Aug 12 - Itella Corporation has announced that its acquisition of VR Transpoint’s groupage logistics business in Finland has been approved by the Finnish... more details..

Ryder to provide support to Multi Group Logistics

Published on: 23 Aug 12 - Multi Group Logistics, a provider of expedited truckload services for general dry commodities has selected Ryder System to provide on-site maintenance... more details..

GAC expands oil and gas operations in Texas

Published on: 23 Aug 12 - GAC Energy and Marine Services has opened a new warehouse in Laredo, Texas to meet the growing demands of oil and gas clients who require daily import... more details..

DHL intensifies services for rising order fulfillment demands

Published on: 23 Aug 12 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced it is increasing service levels for its international supply chain product in the Americas to meet rising demand... more details..

CaroTrans and The CSS Group announce 40% volume growth

Published on: 23 Aug 12 - CaroTrans and its alliance partner The CSS Group have announced a successful first year in their partnership, marked by volume growth of 40%. more details..

Yusen Logistics establishes operations in Turkey

Published on: 22 Aug 12 - Yusen Logistics has announced plans to establish operations in Turkey. The company will utilise these operations, which will open on October 1, as a... more details..

Damco and EBL develop logistics hub in Panama

Published on: 22 Aug 12 - Damco and Exclusive Brands Logistics (EBL) have announced a strategic partnership to develop a logistics hub in Panama aimed at generating new... more details..

Yusen Logistics establishes operations in Bangladesh

Published on: 20 Aug 12 - Yusen Logistics has announced it has established operations in Bangladesh which will open for business on October 15. more details..

Logwin assumes responsibility for Bench’s webshop logistics

Published on: 17 Aug 12 - Logwin announced that it has increased its collaboration with Americana International, the exclusive distribution partner for the Bench fashion... more details..

GLS partners ZJS Express in China

Published on: 17 Aug 12 - The GLS Group has announced a new partnership in China with ZJS Express, a private parcel delivery company, which will be feeding parcels destined for... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel opens a new facility in New Zealand

Published on: 17 Aug 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new 86,000 sq ft warehouse facility in Auckland, New Zealand. more details..

Toyota to set up logistics centre in Nairobi

Published on: 17 Aug 12 - Local reports suggest automotive manufacturer Toyota has outlined plans to setup a new Sh1.28bn (€12.3m) logistics hub in Nairobi, Kenya. more details..

Hanjin Logistics opens new facility in Los Angeles

Published on: 16 Aug 12 - Hanjin Logistics, the logistics arm of Hanjin Shipping, has opened a new warehouse in Los Angeles, California, to provide a full range of 3PL services... more details..

Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach report July TEUs

Published on: 16 Aug 12 - The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have reported contrasting tonnage figures for July. more details..

Newgistics announces acquisition of AtLast Fulfillment

Published on: 16 Aug 12 - Newgistics, a provider of small parcel delivery, returns management and freight shipping services, announced it has acquired AtLast Fulfillment, a... more details..

Inchcape Shipping Services appoints new General Manager for Brazil

Published on: 16 Aug 12 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS), the maritime services provider, has announced the appointment of Mariano Martinoia as its new General Manager for... more details..

CEVA expands footprint in New Zealand

Published on: 15 Aug 12 - CEVA has opened its new multi-user warehouse complex in Auckland, as part of the strategy to strengthen its international airfreight, ocean freight... more details..

Ingram Micro broadens geographic reach into Middle East and North Africa

Published on: 15 Aug 12 - Ingram Micro, the global technology distributor and supply-chain services provider, expands into the Middle East and Africa through the acquisition of... more details..

Net profit remains static for Agility

Published on: 15 Aug 12 - Agility has reported a net profit of KWD7.8m for the second quarter of 2012 on revenues of KWD348.8m. Revenue increased 6% year-on-year, while net... more details..

UPS strengthens team in China

Published on: 15 Aug 12 - UPS has announced appointed Bernard Jiang to the newly created role of Director of China Supply Chain and Healthcare Logistics. more details..

Caterpillar Logistics appoints new CEO

Published on: 14 Aug 12 - Caterpillar Logistics Services, recently acquired by private equity firm Platinum Equity, has announced the appointment of Jos Opdeweegh as CEO. more details..

BLG automotive centre re-certified

Published on: 13 Aug 12 - BLG Logistics has announced the technical centres at its Auto Terminal in Bremerhaven have been re-certified according to the ISO/TS 16949:2009. more details..

Nippon Express reaches advisory agreement with Hefei ETDA Administrative Committee

Published on: 13 Aug 12 - Nippon Express has signed a logistics advisory agreement with the Administrative Committee of the Hefei Economic and Technological Development Area... more details..

NOL reports $57m improvement in EBIT

Published on: 13 Aug 12 - NOL Group has reported second quarter 2012 Core EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes) of $16m, a $57m turnaround from a year ago. more details..

DHL agrees partnership with Etihad Rail

Published on: 13 Aug 12 - DHL has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE's national railway. more details..

U-Freight names Wong Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Published on: 13 Aug 12 - The U-Freight Group has named Steven Wong as Vice President of Sales & Marketing, for its main subsidiaries, U-Freight Ltd and U-Ocean Ltd, in Hong... more details..

Kansas City Southern promotes David Ebbrecht to Chief Operating Officer

Published on: 13 Aug 12 - Kansas City Southern has announced the promotion of David R. Ebbrecht to the role of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. more details..

Menlo provides healthcare logistics solution for Atrium Medical

Published on: 10 Aug 12 - Atrium Medical, a supplier of medical devices used in cardiology and radiology, has appointed Menlo Worldwide Logistics to handle its product... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle to operate chilled hub for French retailer

Published on: 10 Aug 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has been chosen by the French supermarket chain Système U Ouest to provide logistics services for the 30,000 sq m chilled... more details..

Unilever and DHL sign global partnership

Published on: 10 Aug 12 - Unilever and DHL Supply Chain have announced a new agreement to collaboratively grow their business relationship. more details..

Logwin manages logistics for LED manufacturer Optogan

Published on: 10 Aug 12 - Logwin has announced it will manage logistics for the LED manufacturer Optogan. Logwin will provide procurement, warehousing, distribution and value... more details..

XPO Logistics losses attributed to expansion

Published on: 09 Aug 12 - XPO Logistics has announced revenue of $54.5m for the second quarter, a 23.7% increase from the same period last year. Its net loss was $5.2m... more details..

Celadon Trucking Services acquires assets from USA Dry Van

Published on: 09 Aug 12 - Celadon Trucking Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celadon Group, announced it has agreed to purchase assets from USA Dry Van Logistics, based in... more details..

Access America Transport opens new location in Texas

Published on: 09 Aug 12 - Access America Transport, a leading-based third-party logistics company, has opened a new location in San Antonio, Texas. The Texas office will... more details..

Kerry Logistics opens new offices in Myanmar and Sri Lanka

Published on: 08 Aug 12 - Kerry Logistics announced that it has continued its expansion across Asia with two new freight offices opening, one in Myanmar (Burma) and another... more details..

CMA CGM hikes refrigerated container rates

Published on: 08 Aug 12 - CMA CGM has announced a rates hike for refrigerated containers from the US to Asia as part of its Rate Restoration Initiative (RRI). The new rates... more details..

Logwin revenues remain stable in the first half of 2012

Published on: 08 Aug 12 - The Logwin Group has announced it generated revenues of €652.7m in the first six months of 2012, a 1.0% decline compared to €659.4m in the first... more details..

BDP opts to retain family ownership

Published on: 08 Aug 12 - BDP International announced that it has reached a decision to retain full family ownership of the company, following the firm’s evaluation of... more details..

XPO Logistics completes acquisition of Kelron Logistics

Published on: 07 Aug 12 - XPO Logistics has acquired the freight brokerage operations of Kelron Logistics, a non-asset, third party logistics business based in Canada. more details..

Centerbridge Partners acquires Cardinal Logistics

Published on: 07 Aug 12 - Centerbridge Partners, a private investment company, has acquired Cardinal Logistics Management which provides dedicated domestic transportation... more details..

Echo Global Logistics announces two executive appointments

Published on: 07 Aug 12 - Echo Global Logistics, a supply chain management services provider, has announced the promotion of Scott Boyer to Executive Vice President of Sales... more details..

Pacer appoints new Vice President Global Sales

Published on: 07 Aug 12 - Pacer International has announced the addition of David Boothe as vice president of global sales as the company continues to pursue growth of its... more details..

Bibby Distribution appoints Chief Operating Officer

Published on: 07 Aug 12 - Bibby Distribution is strengthening its board of directors with the appointment of Paul Kavanagh as Chief Operating Officer (COO), reporting... more details..

Hoyer joins forces with FESCO in Russia

Published on: 06 Aug 12 - Hoyer has signed an agreement to cooperate with the Russian logistics enterprise FESCO. This will result in a considerable expansion of Hoyer's... more details..

Logwin continues expansion in China

Published on: 06 Aug 12 - Logwin has opened a new sales office in Fuzhou, Fujian Province, to strengthen its market presence across South China. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle improves EBITA by 9.2%

Published on: 06 Aug 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has announced 2012 first half consolidated revenues of €1,934m, an increase of 13.3% over 2011 reported figures, while EBITA... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel expands automotive activities

Published on: 06 Aug 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced it is expanding its activities for the automotive sector as its facility in Wörth, Bavaria develops into a major hub for... more details..

Global manufacturing PMI at lowest level since June 2009

Published on: 03 Aug 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 48.4 in July down slightly from 48.9 in June. The market has now seen... more details..

Deutsche Post DHL maintains revenue growth

Published on: 03 Aug 12 - Deutsche Post DHL has reported revenues of €13.7bn for the second quarter of 2012, up 7.3% from €12.8bn in the same period of 2011. Supported by... more details..

Universal Truckload Services to acquire LINC Logistics

Published on: 02 Aug 12 - Universal Truckload Services announced that it will acquire LINC Logistics Company in a stock-for-stock transaction valued at approximately $335m... more details..

Crowley introduces LCL services to Colombia

Published on: 02 Aug 12 - Crowley Maritime Corporation’s logistics group has expanded its logistics services to include LCL ocean and air cargo lifts, along with customs... more details..

Con-way reports 42% increase in net income

Published on: 02 Aug 12 - Con-way Inc. has reported 2012 second quarter net income of $41.8m. The result is a 42% improvement compared to 2011 second quarter net income of... more details..

DHL increases presence in Brazilian automotive market

Published on: 02 Aug 12 - DHL Global Forwarding has opened a new Automotive Competence Center in São Paulo, Brazil. more details..

Arkansas Best announces increased second quarter 2012 results

Published on: 02 Aug 12 - Arkansas Best Corporation has announced second quarter 2012 net income of $11.8m on revenue of $511m compared with net income of $5.3m and revenue... more details..

Echo Global acquires Shipper Direct

Published on: 02 Aug 12 - Echo Global Logistics has acquired all of the assets of Shipper Direct Logistics, a truckload transportation brokerage located in Nashville... more details..

Hacis partners DB Schenker

Published on: 01 Aug 12 - Hacis (Hong Kong Air Cargo Industry Services Limited), the road feeder and added-value logistics services arm of Hactl, has signed an agreement with... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel provides sea transport management for Metro Group subsidiary

Published on: 01 Aug 12 - Metro Group Buying Hong Kong, a subsidiary of Metro Group, a multinational retailer, has chosen Kuehne + Nagel to provide sea transport management... more details..

Goodman signs new agreement with GEFCO in Bratislava

Published on: 01 Aug 12 - Goodman Group has announced a three year lease agreement with GEFCO for a 9,000 sq m distribution facility at Senec Logistics Centre near... more details..

Penske Logistics names new Managing Director of Europe

Published on: 01 Aug 12 - Penske Logistics has announced Piet Zoutendijk as the company’s new Managing Director of Europe. He will be based at the company’s European... more details..

Geodis reports revenue and profit increases in the first half of 2012

Published on: 01 Aug 12 - SNCF Geodis has reported growth in both revenue and operating profit in the first half of 2012. The company attributed the growth to “strong... more details..

Michael Kluger leaves DB Schenker Logistics

Published on: 01 Aug 12 - Michael A. Kluger has resigned from the Management Board of Schenker Deutschland in order to perform tasks outside of DB Schenker Logistics. more details..

Blue Dart announces revenues of $78m in Q2

Published on: 30 Jul 12 - Blue Dart Express announces 16% increase in second quarter revenue. more details..

Pacer struggles in Q2

Published on: 30 Jul 12 - Pacer International has reported revenue of $368.3m for the second quarter of 2012, a decline of 4.7% compared to the same period of 2011. more details..

Pall-Ex secures Polish partner

Published on: 27 Jul 12 - Pall-Ex has unveiled plans to launch a new network in Poland, after it secured KMC-Services Sp.Z.o.o as a national partner. more details..

Menlo strengthens management team in Europe

Published on: 27 Jul 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has appointed three new general managers to strengthen its management team in Europe. more details..

Livingston International acquires Evans and Wood & Co

Published on: 26 Jul 12 - Livingston International has strengthened its customs brokerage and forwarding platforms through the acquisition of Houston, Texas-based Evans and... more details..

Canadian National reports Q2 net income of C$631m

Published on: 26 Jul 12 - Canadian National has reported net income of C$631m for the second quarter of 2012, an increase of 17% compared to the same period of last year. more details..

Hub Group reports record net income

Published on: 26 Jul 12 - Hub Group has reported record net income of $16.9m for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012, an increase of 18% compared to the second quarter of... more details..

Willson-Green International acquires Onward Transportation

Published on: 26 Jul 12 - Willson-Green International, a division of Willson International, a North American brokerage and logistics provider, has finalised the acquisition... more details..

SP Express expands into Dallas market

Published on: 26 Jul 12 - SP Express and Mannatech, a provider of naturally sourced supplements, announced they have entered into a series of service agreements. more details..

C.H. Robinson reports second quarter results

Published on: 26 Jul 12 - C.H. Robinson Worldwide has reported its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. The company announced its truck net revenues, which... more details..

DHL Express launches alternative fuel delivery vans

Published on: 25 Jul 12 - DHL Express has added 100 alternative fuel delivery vans to its fleet to reduce emissions and fuel costs in markets across US. more details..

Celesio plans to sell Movianto

Published on: 25 Jul 12 - Celesio has announced plans to sell Movianto to Owens & Minor, a lUS medical products distributor and logistics provider. more details..

Goodman appoints Regional Director Northern and Eastern Europe

Published on: 25 Jul 12 - Goodman has announced the appointment of Roger P. Peters as Regional Director Northern and Eastern Europe, based in Goodman’s Brussels office. more details..

Thomas Schulz appointed to the Board of Schenker AG

Published on: 25 Jul 12 - DB Schenker has announced the appointment of Thomas Schulz to the company’s Management Board. more details..

Pantos Logistics wins contract from GM Uzbekistan

Published on: 23 Jul 12 - Pantos Logistics announced that it has been selected by GM Uzbekistan to provide logistics services. more details..

European Commission clears Platinum's acquisition of Cat Logistics

Published on: 23 Jul 12 - The European Commission has granted clearance under the EU Merger Regulation to the acquisition of Caterpillar Logistics Services by Platinum... more details..

Hellmann wins GOJO Industries road freight contract

Published on: 20 Jul 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new road freight contract with GOJO Industries Europe, covering its UK and European operations. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle provides import solution for Nestle Waters

Published on: 20 Jul 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has won a new two-year contract, worth £3m, with Nestlé Waters UK Ltd to provide intermodal transportation for importing... more details..

C.H. Robinson to focus on temperature controlled transport in Rotterdam

Published on: 20 Jul 12 - C.H. Robinson Europe has announced the opening of a new office in Rotterdam which will specifically focus on providing temperature controlled... more details..

Access acquires warehouse management specialist Delta Software

Published on: 20 Jul 12 - Access Group, a UK-based business solutions provider, has acquired Delta Software, a warehouse management specialist, in a £5.4m deal. more details..

Marten Transport announces significant increase in net income

Published on: 19 Jul 12 - Marten Transport has reported a 22.4% increase in net income to $7.6m for the second quarter of 2012. more details..

Wincanton wins B&Q contract

Published on: 18 Jul 12 - DIY specialist retailer B&Q has awarded Wincanton national planning and ports-to-distribution contracts. more details..

Yusen Logistics launches automotive centre in the UK

Published on: 18 Jul 12 - Yusen Logistics has announced the launch of a specialist automotive operation at its Tamworth facility in the UK. more details..

trans-o-flex announces new pharmaceutical logistics centre

Published on: 18 Jul 12 - trans-o-flex announced that it has begun construction of a new logistics centre in Alzenau, Germany, designed to meet the requirements of the... more details..

Kerry Logistics begins construction of Ho Chi Minh City warehouse

Published on: 18 Jul 12 - Kerry Logistics has begun construction a new 11,000 sq m warehouse in the Song Thang area of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. more details..

DHL to collaborate with Shenzhen Qianhai Authority

Published on: 18 Jul 12 - DHL Global Forwarding has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding for strategic collaboration with the Authority of Qianhai... more details..

Valedo invests in Aditro Logistics

Published on: 17 Jul 12 - Valedo Partners, a Swedish private equity group, has announced the acquisition of Aditro Logistics, a Nordic 3PL. Valedo Partners announced it will... more details..

BrightPoint enters logistics agreement with Fitbit

Published on: 16 Jul 12 - BrightPoint announced that it has entered into a logistics services agreement with Fitbit, a growing company in wireless fitness and health devices. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel reports 2012 half year results

Published on: 16 Jul 12 - According to Kuehne + Nagel, in a difficult economic environment, the company achieved volume growth above market average. Turnover increased by... more details..

Ingram Micro acquires BrightPoint

Published on: 13 Jul 12 - Ingram Micro announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which, subject to customary closing conditions, Ingram Micro will acquire... more details..

PepsiCo awards logistics contract to Kuehne + Nagel

Published on: 13 Jul 12 - PepsiCo has awarded Kuehne + Nagel a logistics contract to manage warehousing and distribution activities in Poland. more details..

Menlo extends its e-fulfillment service by signing up wine retailer

Published on: 13 Jul 12 - Dutch wine merchant WijinWagentje has employed Menlo Worldwide Logistics to supply order fulfillment services for its internet sales operation. more details..

DHL Express launches its North Asia Hub and plans further investments in Asia

Published on: 13 Jul 12 - DHL opened its biggest express hub in Asia. The $175m DHL Express North Asia hub is located at the Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The... more details..

Axis Global Logistics Expands into the UK

Published on: 12 Jul 12 - Axis Global Logistics, a provider of domestic and international transportation, fulfillment and supply chain services, announced that it has opened... more details..

Lineage Logistics acquires Castle & Cooke Cold Storage

Published on: 12 Jul 12 - Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company sponsored by Bay Grove Capital LLC announced that it has acquired Castle & Cooke Cold Storage... more details..

Jagged Peak launches same-day delivery service for e-commerce orders in Canada

Published on: 12 Jul 12 - Jagged Peak, a provider of enterprise-class eCommerce solutions and outbound supply chain services, announced it added same-day eCommerce order... more details..

New GLS hub in the Czech Republic

Published on: 11 Jul 12 - General Logistics Systems (GLS) has announced it is building a new central transhipment point in Jihlava, Czech Republic. more details..

DB Schenker to provide Nikon with solutions in India

Published on: 11 Jul 12 - DB Schenker Logistics to provide Nikon with warehousing and 3PL services in India for its cameras, digital single-lens reflex cameras (D-SLR)... more details..

DFDS signs new agreement with Volvo

Published on: 09 Jul 12 - DFDS and Volvo have signed a new agreement for the transport of cargo on three DFDS routes. In addition, DFDS has taken over operations of Mercatordok... more details..

Kerry Logistics buys land for new logistics centre in Thailand

Published on: 09 Jul 12 - Kerry Logistics has acquired 55,000 sq m of land at the Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate in Thailand for the construction of a 35,000 sq m logistics... more details..

Karsten Sachsenröder appointed CEO of AAE

Published on: 09 Jul 12 - The Swiss AAE Group, a European freight railcar leasing company, has appointed Karsten Sachsenröder as new CEO and Managing Director as of... more details..

Ahlmarks Lines acquires Jönsson Novabolagen

Published on: 09 Jul 12 - Ahlmarks Lines has signed an agreement to acquire Jönsson Novabolagen AB, a shipping company based in Norrköping, Sweden. more details..

TNT Express to trial longer trailers in the UK

Published on: 06 Jul 12 - TNT Express is set to be the first express delivery company to trial new longer trailers on UK roads as part of its daily operations. more details..

CEVA signs strategic cooperation in China

Published on: 06 Jul 12 - CEVA Logistics announced that it has signed a memorandum of strategic cooperation with Shanghai’s Shine-Link International Logistics Co. (SLC) in... more details..

Panalpina establishes four logistics competence centres

Published on: 06 Jul 12 - Panalpina announced that it has established four new logistics competence centres in Prague, Singapore, Buenos Aires and New Jersey. more details..

Toll Group to sell Toll Refrigerated business

Published on: 06 Jul 12 - Toll Group has announced the sale of the Australian interstate linehaul and warehousing operations of its Toll Refrigerated business to Automotive... more details..

FedEx completes the acquisition of Rapidão Cometa

Published on: 06 Jul 12 - FedEx announced it has completed the acquisition of Brazilian company, Rapidão Cometa. Ti initially announced the acquisition on May 30, 2012. more details..

Matson begins trading on the NYSE

Published on: 05 Jul 12 - Following the separation of Alexander & Baldwin Holdings into Matson Inc and Alexander & Baldwin Inc, Matson has begun trading on the New York Stock... more details..

Radiant Logistics announces results for third fiscal quarter

Published on: 05 Jul 12 - Radiant Logistics reported a 68% increase in net revenue for the third fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2012 due to recent acquisitions. more details..

Saia acquires Robart Transportation

Published on: 05 Jul 12 - Saia acquires brokerage and 3PL business Robart Transportation and its subsidiary, The RL Services Group. more details..

US PMI index contracts in June

Published on: 05 Jul 12 - Economic activity in the manufacturing sector contracted in June for the first time since July 2009; however, the overall economy grew for the 37th... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel acquires Canada’s Perishables International Transportation

Published on: 05 Jul 12 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that it has acquired Perishables International Transportation of Vancouver, Canada. more details..

Kiddicare chooses Wincanton to provide logistics solutions

Published on: 04 Jul 12 - Wincanton announced it has won a contract to provide logistics services for Kiddicare, a UK-based baby specialist retailer. more details..

Agility to provide logistics support to Gorgon project

Published on: 04 Jul 12 - Agility announced it has won a contract to support the Gorgon natural gas project in Western Australia. more details..

APL Logistics appoints new MD of Germany

Published on: 02 Jul 12 - APL Logistics announced it has appointed Joerg Granzow as the company’s Managing Director of Germany. more details..

Imperial Logistics increases investment in Botswana

Published on: 02 Jul 12 - Imperial Logistics announced it has strengthened its investment in Botswana by acquiring a majority shareholding in Transport Holdings. more details..

DB Schenker Rail to provide London Gateway services

Published on: 02 Jul 12 - DB Schenker Rail announced it has reached an agreement with DP World London Gateway to provide rail services at the new deep-sea port and logistics... more details..

Strong profit growth at Royal Mail

Published on: 02 Jul 12 - Royal Mail has announced a £172m increase in profit to £211m for the financial year ended March 25, 2012. more details..

David Bermingham to head Swissport Cargo in the UK

Published on: 02 Jul 12 - Swissport International, the aviation services group, has appointed David Bermingham as its new CEO Cargo for the UK. more details..

Fiege expands media logistics in Europe

Published on: 29 Jun 12 - Fiege Logistik has announced it is expanding its media logistics in Europe to provide services for Tamedia in Switzerland. more details..

Huit selects TNT Express as exclusive carrier

Published on: 29 Jun 12 - The French lingerie and swimwear brand Huit has selected TNT Express as its exclusive provider of domestic and international shipping services on a... more details..

Movianto and LEO Pharma extend European partnership

Published on: 29 Jun 12 - Movianto has extended its existing agreement with LEO Pharma to encompass further European countries. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel receives chemical attestation in Luxembourg

Published on: 29 Jun 12 - Kuehne + Nagel Luxembourg has been awarded the Safety and Quality Assessment System (SQAS) attestation by the European Chemical Industry Council... more details..

Cargotec secures order for 13 Kalmar forklift trucks to Brazil's Vix Logistica S.A.

Published on: 28 Jun 12 - Cargotec has secured an order from Brazilian logistics company, Vix Logistica to deliver 13 Kalmar forklift trucks. The nine DCF300 and four DCF420... more details..

Saddle Creek adds Director of Business Development

Published on: 28 Jun 12 - Saddle Creek Logistics has named Jim Gardner as Director of Business Development for ecommerce and fulfillment. Based in Lexington, Kentucky... more details..

Canadian Pacific and U.S. Silica Holdings announce agreement for frac sand transport

Published on: 28 Jun 12 - Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) and U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. announced a multi-year agreement for the movement of frac sand from U.S. Silica's newest... more details..

Geodis Wilson appoints Marine Logistics specialist

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - Geodis Wilson has announced the appointment of a new global director for marine logistics who will spearhead the company’s integrated marine... more details..

Prologis signs two agreements in Germany

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - Prologis has announced two lease agreements totalling approximately 33,055 sq m in Germany. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel and Corning Cable Systems strengthen collaboration in Australia

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - Kuehne + Nagel Australia has signed a five-year contract with Corning Cable Systems Australia, a provider of fibre optic and copper product... more details..

Kerry Logistics expands automotive facility in Thailand

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - Kerry Logistics has completed the expansion of its automotive Complete Built Units (CBU) facility in Laem Chabang in Thailand. more details..

New Zealand Post buys out DHL joint venture stake

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - New Zealand Post Group announced it has acquired DHL’s stake in their joint venture courier business. more details..

GEFCO appoints new UK Sales and Marketing Director

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - GEFCO has announced the appointment of John Stocker who joins the company as UK Sales and Marketing Director. more details..

SBS Worldwide appoints new Vice President of Finance

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - SBS Worldwide has appointed Don Colter as Vice President of Finance, USA. He will be based at SBS Worldwide’s Atlanta Corporate Headquarter office... more details..

Saddle Creek adds Director of Business Development

Published on: 27 Jun 12 - Saddle Creek Logistics Services has named Jim Gardner as Director of Business Development for e-commerce and fulfilment. more details..

Construction ahead of schedule at Menlo’s new distribution centre

Published on: 25 Jun 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has announced construction is ahead of schedule on its eighth Singapore facility. more details..

Keswick Enterprises’ new Polish joint venture wins retail contract

Published on: 22 Jun 12 - Keswick Vector SCM Polska announced it has won a three-year logistics contract with Esotiq & Henderson, a specialist lingerie and underwear retail... more details..

DHL introduces new automotive recall solution

Published on: 22 Jun 12 - DHL has introduced a new, customisable recall solution for the automotive industry. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel opens new shared warehouse facility in Hong Kong

Published on: 22 Jun 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has opened its second contract logistics facility in Hong Kong to meet the growing demand for warehousing and distribution services... more details..

Transplace provides supply chain solutions for National DCP

Published on: 21 Jun 12 - Transplace will provide supply chain visibility and inbound transportation management solutions to National DCP. more details..

FPS appoints network agent in Colombia

Published on: 21 Jun 12 - FPS Group, a global forwarding and logistics network, has appointed Punto Logistico S.A.S. as its network agent for Colombia. more details..

BrightPoint Americas announces agreement with Duracell Powermat

Published on: 21 Jun 12 - Brightpoint announced that its subsidiary, Brightpoint Americas, has entered into a distribution agreement and services agreement with Duracell... more details..

Goodman enters the North American market

Published on: 21 Jun 12 - Goodman Group announced that it has entered the North American market through an agreement with Birtcher Development and Investments. more details..

Geodis to support Mattel in Southern Europe

Published on: 20 Jun 12 - Mattel, the global toy products manufacturer, has awarded Geodis the management of its logistics and distribution operations in southern Europe. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel wins Mercedes-Benz contract in Hungary

Published on: 20 Jun 12 - Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) announced it has won a contract with Mercedes-Benz to support the production of its new B-Class vehicle in Kecskemet, Hungary... more details..

Suttons appoints Middle East Vice President

Published on: 20 Jun 12 - Suttons, a global logistics service provider, has appointed Simon Bury as Vice President for Middle East Operations. more details..

Stobart Group to buy Autologic for £12m

Published on: 19 Jun 12 - Stobart Group has announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Autologic, an automotive transport specialist, for £12.4m. more details..

Cath Kidston awards iForce warehousing contract

Published on: 18 Jun 12 - iForce announced it has secured a three-year contract to manage Cath Kidston’s fulfilment of retail store, online and wholesale orders as well as... more details..

CEVA signs new deal with Carraro Drive Tech

Published on: 18 Jun 12 - CEVA has signed a six-year contract with Carraro Drive Tech, a global provider of power transmission systems for agricultural and construction... more details..

Nippon Express expands logistics operations in Malaysia

Published on: 18 Jun 12 - Nippon Express has expanded its logistics operations in Penang, Malaysia through the completion of a new warehouse in the Bayan Lepas Industrial... more details..

DHL opens life sciences centre in India

Published on: 18 Jun 12 - DHL Supply Chain has announced the opening of a new distribution centre for the Life Sciences & Healthcare industry in Mumbai, India. more details..

Arkansas Best acquires Panther for $180m

Published on: 18 Jun 12 - Arkansas Best has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Panther Expedited Services from Fenway Partners for $180m. more details..

BDP expands its capabilities in the UK

Published on: 15 Jun 12 - BDP International has expanded its capabilities in the UK to include project logistics at its office in Dartford, Kent. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel launches new aerospace hub in Singapore

Published on: 15 Jun 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new regional hub in Singapore to enhance its dedicated spare part logistics offering to the aerospace industry. more details..

Wincanton transformed its operations in 2011

Published on: 15 Jun 12 - Wincanton has announced a 9.4% decline in revenue from continuing operations for the 2011 financial year. Eric Born, Chief Executive, described it... more details..

DB Schenker Rail Polksa announces management changes

Published on: 15 Jun 12 - DB Schenker Rail Polska has announced that effective July 1, 2012, changes will occur on its Management Board. more details..

Pilot Freight Services announces international capabilities at Washington D.C. station

Published on: 14 Jun 12 - Pilot Freight Services announced that its Washington D.C. station, adjacent to Washington Dulles International Airport, is now capable of handling... more details..

Menlo continues to manage rapid response program in New York

Published on: 14 Jun 12 - New York City’s Office of Emergency Management has renewed its contract with Menlo Worldwide Logistics. more details..

CaroTrans introduces two direct LCL services to Cartagena, Colombia

Published on: 14 Jun 12 - CaroTrans has introduced two new direct LCL export services to Cartagena, Colombia from New York and Houston, US. more details..

Descartes acquires two new businesses

Published on: 14 Jun 12 - Descartes Systems Group, the logistics software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider, has acquired US-based Integrated Export Systems (IES) and... more details..

Cargo Carriers buys Zambian transporter

Published on: 14 Jun 12 - South Africa-based Cargo Carriers has acquired a majority stake in Zambian transport company, BHL, for US$2.2m. more details..

Gist expands UK network

Published on: 13 Jun 12 - Gist has expanded its UK network by opening two new chilled distribution centres in Stone and Sheffield. more details..

CEVA and Nokia Siemens Networks renew multi-year contract

Published on: 13 Jun 12 - CEVA has renewed a multi-year contract with Nokia Siemens Networks, a specialist in mobile broadband, to manage its global after sales and reverse... more details..

SDV develops its first ‘green’ logistics centre

Published on: 13 Jun 12 - SDV has announced construction of its first ‘green’ logistics centre is set for completion by August 1, 2012. more details..

Nippon Express attains QEP accreditation

Published on: 11 Jun 12 - Nippon Express announced it has become the first Japanese freight forwarder to gain accreditation as a Qualified Envirotainer Provider (QEP). more details..

PostNL opens new parcels depot in Hengelo

Published on: 11 Jun 12 - PostNL has opened a new parcels depot in Hengelo in the Netherlands. Hengelo is the fifth depot to open as part of a new logistics infrastructure... more details..

CEVA completes full acquisition of joint venture in China

Published on: 08 Jun 12 - CEVA Logistics announced that it has completed the buyout of CEVA Ground in China, transforming the former joint venture into a wholly owned... more details..

UTi announces 4.2% decline in fiscal first quarter revenue

Published on: 08 Jun 12 - UTi Worldwide has reported a 4.2% decrease in revenue for the first quarter of its 2013 fiscal year, ended April 30, 2012. Revenue for the quarter... more details..

Wincanton secures five-year contract with Asda

Published on: 08 Jun 12 - Wincanton announced it has been awarded a five-year contract to manage Asda‘s new distribution centre in the North West of the UK. more details..

GEFCO CEO announces retirement

Published on: 08 Jun 12 - GEFCO has announced that Yves Fargues, Chairman and CEO of GEFCO, has decided to retire from his role, effective July 1, 2012. more details..

Horizon Lines names Sam Woodward President and CEO

Published on: 08 Jun 12 - Horizon Lines has announced that Sam Woodward has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and has been appointed to the... more details..

UPS and Bridgeline Digital unite to provide e-commerce solution

Published on: 07 Jun 12 - UPS and Bridgeline have signed a multi-year agreement to offer B2B and B2C e-commerce web stores with an end-to-end logistics offering. more details..

Phoenix International selects GT Nexus

Published on: 07 Jun 12 - GT Nexus announced that it had been selected by Phoenix International to provide cloud network services across the company's global network of... more details..

Roadrunner acquires CTW Transport

Published on: 07 Jun 12 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. has continued with its acquisition strategy for 2012 with the addition of CTW Transport, a truckload carrier... more details..

FedEx SupplyChain enhances technology for critical, high-value shipments

Published on: 07 Jun 12 - FedEx SupplyChain, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp, has introduced new and expanded visibility and control features, as well as new stocking locations to... more details..

Echo Global Logistics acquires Purple Plum Logistics

Published on: 07 Jun 12 - Echo Global Logistics has acquired truckload transportation brokerage Purple Plum Logistics. more details..

Amerijet International adds direct service to Brazil

Published on: 07 Jun 12 - Amerijet International has announced a direct all-cargo freight service linking the US, the Southern Caribbean and Southern Brazil through Cabo Frio... more details..

DPD acquires Hungarian company GTR Logistics

Published on: 06 Jun 12 - DPD has acquired 100% of Hungarian-owned GTR Logisitcs in an attempt to significantly increase its volumes and market share in the country. more details..

Hellmann UK announces partnership with Diehl Spedition

Published on: 06 Jun 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new partnership with Diehl Spedition in Stuttgart, Germany. more details..

SBS Worldwide wins Division Six business

Published on: 01 Jun 12 - SBS Worldwide has been selected by sportswear wholesaler Division Six to implement and operate a pan-Asia warehousing and distribution supply chain... more details..

DHL Express extends its day definite service to Iraq

Published on: 01 Jun 12 - DHL has extended its DHL Economy Select service into Iraq. This new service will complement the existing Time Definite services and will serve... more details..

Barloworld Logistics names new managing director for Far East business

Published on: 01 Jun 12 - Barloworld Logistics has announced the appointment of William Tang as the new managing director for its business in the Far East. more details..

Trimac announces intent to acquire Liquid Cargo Lines Limited

Published on: 31 May 12 - Trimac Transportation expands its chemical logistics reach by acquiring Liquid Cargo Lines Ltd. more details..

Penske Logistics and Cardinal Health extend dedicated carriage services agreement

Published on: 31 May 12 - Penske Logistics announced that it has reached an agreement with Cardinal Health to extend their existing dedicated carriage services contract. more details..

Crowley expands Puerto Rico distribution center

Published on: 31 May 12 - Crowley Maritime Corporation expands its Puerto Rico distribution center facility to take advantage of existing and potential growth in the... more details..

Swisslog expands North American management team

Published on: 31 May 12 - Swisslog has announced it is expanding its North American management team to support company growth. more details..

Kerry Logistics wins automotive contract

Published on: 30 May 12 - Kerry Logistics has secured a contract to provide international freight forwarding and logistics services to the Exego Group, a retailer and... more details..

CEVA signs spare parts contract with Mercedes-Benz

Published on: 30 May 12 - CEVA has signed a three-year contract with Mercedes-Benz to manage the shipment of spare parts from the Iberian Peninsula to its dealer network in the... more details..

Itella acquires groupage business in Finland

Published on: 30 May 12 - Itella Logistics has announced that it is agreed to acquire the groupage logistics business of VR Transpoint in Finland. more details..

Hellmann to open Bielefeld freight forwarding facility in 2013

Published on: 28 May 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has announced plans to open a new freight forwarding facility in Bielefeld, Germany in 2013. more details..

GEFCO opens subsidiary in Bulgaria

Published on: 28 May 12 - GEFCO is strengthening its presence in Central and Eastern Europe with a new subsidiary based in Sofia, Bulgaria. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics and Continental sign Philippines deal

Published on: 28 May 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced a three-year contract with Continental Temic to provide warehousing for raw materials in the Philippines. more details..

Raben opens new customs cargo complex

Published on: 28 May 12 - Raben Ukraine has opened a new customs cargo complex (CCC) to meet increased demand for customs clearance services at its logistics terminal in Kiev. more details..

Barloworld Logistics acquires Ecosse Tankers

Published on: 28 May 12 - Barloworld Logistics has acquired South Africa-based Ecosse Tankers. more details..

Itella and GLS form partnership in Lithuania and Latvia

Published on: 25 May 12 - General Logistics Systems (GLS) has announced a partnership with Itella Logistics for the export and delivery of parcels to Lithuania and Latvia. more details..

CEVA and Ford expand relationship

Published on: 25 May 12 - CEVA has expanded its partnership with Ford Motor Company to include a range of additional logistics functions for Ford’s Assembly Plant in Kansas... more details..

Wincanton to support the expansion of SuperGroup

Published on: 25 May 12 - Wincanton has signed a two-year contract to support the fashion retailer SuperGroup’s supply chain growth from a new retail distribution warehouse... more details..

Damco reports steady growth in Q1

Published on: 25 May 12 - Damco has reported growth in both its air and ocean freight volumes in the first quarter of 2012, as net revenue increased by $53m to $738m. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics to set up global competence centre in Singapore

Published on: 25 May 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it will open a new global competence centre for supply chain solutions in Singapore. more details..

InkaFarma implements LogFire's cloud-based WMS

Published on: 24 May 12 - Peru’s largest retail pharmacy, InkaFarma, implements LogFire’s cloud-based warehouse management system solution. more details..

Radiant Logistics expands distribution by air network

Published on: 24 May 12 - Radiant Logistics has expanded its Distribution by Air (DBA) network with new operations in Charlotte, North Carolina. more details..

Grupo TMM to delist from the NYSE

Published on: 24 May 12 - Grupo TMM has announced it is set to delist from the New York Stock Exchange due to poor financial results for the past few years. more details..

SCI Logistics acquires White Glove Transportation Systems

Published on: 24 May 12 - SCI Logistics has announced the acquisition of White Glove Transportation Systems. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel plans to relocate to Atlanta in 2013

Published on: 24 May 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has signed a contract with Duke Realty to develop a new logistics centre in Atlanta, Georgia. The company announced it will relocate in... more details..

DB Schenker opens new facility in Dublin

Published on: 23 May 12 - DB Schenker in Ireland has opened a new 8,000 sq m high bay warehouse facility in Dublin. more details..

PostNL Parcels continues €240m infrastructure development

Published on: 23 May 12 - PostNL Parcels has opened a new depot in Den Bosch, the Netherlands. It is the fourth depot to open as part of a new €240m logistics... more details..

DHL Global Forwarding completes senior management line up

Published on: 23 May 12 - DHL Global Forwarding has finalised its Asia Pacific senior management line up with the appointment of Lawrence Lee as CIO and Tim Martin as Head of... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel selected as food logistics partner for Spirits Pub Company

Published on: 23 May 12 - Spirit Pub Company has awarded Kuehne + Nagel a long-term contract to handle the food service supply chain for its estate of more than 800 managed... more details..

SBS Worldwide appoints Lars Hansen as Operations Manager, South East USA

Published on: 23 May 12 - Global freight forwarder SBS Worldwide has appointed Lars Hansen as Regional Vice President of Operations, South East USA. more details..

Goodman signs build-to-suit contract in Tianjin

Published on: 21 May 12 - Goodman Group has announced it is expanding its operations in Tianjin, China with the signing of a build-to-suit facility for online retailer... more details..

CEVA inaugurates first control tower in Turkey

Published on: 21 May 12 - CEVA has opened a new control tower in Istanbul which enables the company to monitor all of its operations throughout the supply chain from a single... more details..

trans-o-flex opens new facility in Hamburg

Published on: 21 May 12 - trans-o-flex Logistik-Service has opened its first location in northern Germany with a new logistics centre in Hamburg. more details..

Wincanton secures Sainsbury’s contract

Published on: 21 May 12 - Wincanton has secured a three year agreement with Sainsbury‘s, one of the UK‘s leading supermarket chains, to provide warehousing and distribution... more details..

DB Schenker Rail Automotive names new CEO

Published on: 21 May 12 - DB Schenker Rail Automotive has announced Jens Nöldner is set to become its CEO. more details..

DHL extends retail relationship with BP

Published on: 18 May 12 - DHL Supply Chain has been awarded a contract extension worth £75m to manage the UK warehousing and distribution of goods for BP’s UK Convenience... more details..

Agility announces 8% decline in net profit

Published on: 18 May 12 - Agility has announced a net profit of KWD7.1m for the first quarter of 2012, an 8% year-on-year decline. more details..

Amware Logistics acquires high-volume fulfillment company, ParcelPort

Published on: 17 May 12 - Amware Logistics acquires fulfillment company, ParcelPort in order to expand its e-commerce operations. more details..

Radiant Logistics announces results for fiscal third quarter

Published on: 17 May 12 - Radiant Logistics reported a 68% increase in net revenue for its fiscal third quarter due to recent acquisitions. more details..

ID Logistics reports strong growth in the first quarter

Published on: 16 May 12 - ID Logistics, a French contract logistics service provider, has announced first quarter revenues of €132.6m, up 31% year-on-year and 23% on a... more details..

Toll restructures vehicle distribution services

Published on: 16 May 12 - Toll Global Logistics, a division of Toll Group, has announced a restructure that will combine its finished vehicle distribution service with PrixCar... more details..

Kerry Logistics opens ISO tank facilities in India and China

Published on: 16 May 12 - Kerry Logistics has opened an ISO tank depot in India and a foundry to supply engineering parts for tank customers in China through its member company... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics expands presence in Africa

Published on: 16 May 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has expanded its presence in Africa by acquiring its service partner in Namibia. more details..

Agility opens new facility in Malaysia

Published on: 16 May 12 - Agility announced it has opened a new facility in Penang, Malaysia to meet growing demand for logistics services in the country. more details..

DHL to build new logistics centre at Brussels Airport

Published on: 16 May 12 - DHL Global Forwarding is investing €27m in a new logistics centre at Brussels Airport, Belgium. more details..

Jaguar Land Rover set to open new UK logistics facility

Published on: 14 May 12 - Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has announced it is set to open a new logistics facility in Ellesmere Port, UK to support the global sales of both the Range... more details..

PostNord's restructuring leads to first quarter net loss

Published on: 14 May 12 - PostNord has announced revenue of SEK9.93bn for the first quarter of 2012. This resulted in a 0.4% decline compared to SEK10.03bn for the first... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new logistics centre in China

Published on: 14 May 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened a new logistics centre in Kunshan, China. The 46,000 sq m centre located new Shanghai will support the business of... more details..

Globaltrans to acquire Metalloinvesttrans for $540m

Published on: 11 May 12 - Globaltrans Investment has announced the acquisition of Metalloinvesttrans (MIT), a Russian rail freight transport company, for US$540m. more details..

Logwin unsatisified with first quarter performance

Published on: 11 May 12 - Logwin AG has announced a slight increase in sales, but a 27% decline in net income for the first quarter of 2012. more details..

Agility appoints new Managing Director Area West in Europe

Published on: 11 May 12 - Agility has appointed Patrick Jaeger as Managing Director of Area West in Europe, responsible for growth strategies in Switzerland and France. more details..

NOL Group reports US$254m first quarter net loss

Published on: 11 May 12 - NOL Group has reported a first quarter 2012 net loss of US$254m compared to a net loss of US$10m in the same period last year. The group stated that... more details..

XPO Logistics announces first quarter loss

Published on: 10 May 12 - XPO Logistics has announced a net loss of $2.7m for the first quarter of 2012, compared with a net income of $1.1m for the same period of 2011. more details..

Livingston International acquires M.G. Maher

Published on: 10 May 12 - Livingston International has acquired M.G. Maher to expand its international freight forwarding and US customs brokerage operations. more details..

Quality Distribution reports energised first quarter results

Published on: 10 May 12 - Quality Distribution has announced a significant increase in revenue and net income for the first quarter of 2012. This was attributed to the strong... more details..

Ryder expands food packaging capability

Published on: 10 May 12 - Ryder System has announced it has expanded its food packaging and distribution capability by investing in significant enhancements to its 327,000 sq... more details..

UPS expands Express Freight service into Nicaragua and Honduras

Published on: 10 May 12 - UPS has announced the expansion of its UPS Express Freight service into Nicaragua and Honduras. more details..

Imperial Logistics invests in Le Grange Transport

Published on: 09 May 12 - Imperial Logistics has acquired a 70% stake in Le Grange Transport. Le Grange Transport, based in Tulbagh, South Africa, mainly serves the Western... more details..

Take part in a 1 minute survey for the chance to win an iPad

Published on: 09 May 12 - Take part in the unique Stifel Nicolaus Logistics Confidence Index for the chance to win an iPad. more details..

Manufacturing index observes fifth consecutive month of growth

Published on: 09 May 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) registered 51.4 in April, from 51.1 in March. more details..

TNT Express wins Alfanar Electrical Systems contract in Saudi Arabia

Published on: 09 May 12 - TNT Express announced it has won a contract with Alfanar Electrical Systems, in Saudi Arabia, to provide international express delivery services. more details..

Siemens signs frame agreement with DB Schenker Logistics

Published on: 08 May 12 - Siemens has signed a master frame agreement with DB Schenker Logistics for its global warehousing network. more details..

Kerry Logistics expands cold chain distribution in Australia

Published on: 08 May 12 - Kerry Logistics has set up a joint venture with Mosskito Logistics in Australia to expand its cold chain distribution segment in Australia. more details..

EU fine results in operating loss at Panalpina

Published on: 08 May 12 - Panalpina has announced that a fine levied by the EU totalling CHF59m resulted in the company recording a first quarter operating loss of CHF40m. more details..

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics strengthens service to Australia

Published on: 04 May 12 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has introduced a new port call to Adelaide on its route from Europe via North America. more details..

Panalpina and RedPrairie enter into strategic partnership

Published on: 04 May 12 - Panalpina and RedPrairie have entered into a strategic partnership which enables Panalpina to utilise RedPrairie’s suite of supply chain... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel launches new airside service at London Heathrow Airport

Published on: 04 May 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has launched a new airside service at Heathrow airport to enhance its critical spare parts logistics offering to the aerospace... more details..

Arkansas Best announces net loss of $18.2m

Published on: 03 May 12 - Arkansas Best Corporation has announced a first quarter 2012 net loss of $18.2m compared to a net loss of $12.8m in the first quarter of 2011. more details..

Con-way reports growth across all its business segments

Published on: 03 May 12 - Con-way Inc. has reported strong growth in revenue, operating income and net income for the first quarter of 2012. more details..

Grupo TMM's Q1 profits decline 17%

Published on: 03 May 12 - Grupo TMM has reported that its performance in the first quarter of 2012 suffered from the continued economic downturn and the appreciation of the... more details..

Kerry Logistics acquires Trustspeed Medicine Logistics in Taiwan

Published on: 02 May 12 - Kerry Logistics has acquired Trustspeed Medicine Logistics, a pharmaceuticals specialist based in Taiwan. more details..

Yusen Logistics opens new temperature-sensitive warehouse in Japan

Published on: 02 May 12 - Yusen Logistics has opened a new medium-temperature bonded warehouse in the Narita Logistics Center, in the vicinity of Narita Airport, Japan. more details..

Logwin and DTL agree cooperation in transport network

Published on: 30 Apr 12 - Logwin and Deutsche Textil Logistik (DTL) have announced a long-term cooperation for their German transport networks. more details..

Weiss Röhlig opens project forwarding division in Taiwan

Published on: 30 Apr 12 - Weiss Röhlig has opened a new project forwarding division in Taiwan to meet growing demand for over-sized cargo solutions. more details..

Pacer announces Q1 declines

Published on: 30 Apr 12 - Pacer International has announced declines in revenue and profit for the first quarter of 2012, due primarily to a significant decline in Logistics... more details..

GEFCO managing its own European rail flows

Published on: 30 Apr 12 - GEFCO has announced it is developing its own rail transport network. more details..

DB Schenker Rail and HHLA to restructure affiliated companies

Published on: 30 Apr 12 - Deutsche Bahn and Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) have reached an agreement on the restructuring of their affiliated companies in seaport... more details..

MIQ Logistics expands presence in Denmark

Published on: 27 Apr 12 - MIQ Logistics has entered into an agency agreement with Transocean Shipping Agency to provide global supply chain services in Denmark. more details..

Aramex reports significant growth in net profit

Published on: 27 Apr 12 - Aramex has announced a 22% increase in first quarter net profits from AED50m in 2011 to AED61m in 2012. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics to build €27m logistics centre in Ilsfeld

Published on: 27 Apr 12 - DB Schenker Logistics is investing approximately €27m to build a new logistics centre in the Ilsfeld Untere Bustadt industrial park on Germany’s... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle announces 28% increase in Q1 revenue

Published on: 27 Apr 12 - Key acquisitions made in 2011 contributed heavily to a 28% increase in revenue for Norbert Dentressangle in the first quarter of 2012. more details..

SBS appoints new Regional Vice President Operations, Midwest USA

Published on: 27 Apr 12 - Supply chain solutions provider SBS Worldwide has appointed John Klausing as Regional Vice President of Operations, Midwest USA. more details..

Roadrunner acquires D&E Transport

Published on: 26 Apr 12 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems announced it has acquired D&E Transport for approximately $11.2m. more details..

Odyssey Logistics & Technology acquires Interdom Partners

Published on: 26 Apr 12 - Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation (OL&T) announced it has acquired Interdom Partners, a railway intermodal company that provides services for... more details..

Forward Air reports 14% increase in Q1 revenue

Published on: 26 Apr 12 - Forward Air Corporation has reported a 14% increase in operating revenue for the first quarter 2012. more details..

CH Robinson announces 7.9% increase in revenues

Published on: 26 Apr 12 - CH Robinson has announced a 7.9% increase in first quarter revenues to $2,552m. more details..

Logwin opens new distribution centre in Austria

Published on: 25 Apr 12 - Logwin has expanded its network of distribution centres in Austria through the launch of a new site in Graz. more details..

Culina acquires Cert Octavian's supply chain activities

Published on: 25 Apr 12 - Culina Logistics has announced an agreement to acquire the supply chain activities of Cert Octavian. more details..

Kerry Logistics wins Woolworths contract in South Australia

Published on: 25 Apr 12 - Kerry Logistics has secured a major contract with Woolworths Ltd in South Australia to provide logistics for general merchandise and supermarket... more details..

Geodis acquires MF Cargo in Hungary

Published on: 25 Apr 12 - SNCF Geodis has acquired MF Cargo, a transport business serving FMCG and retail clients in Hungary. more details..

OBI Poland awards warehousing and distribution business to Kuehne + Nagel

Published on: 23 Apr 12 - OBI Poland and Kuehne + Nagel enter into a two year warehousing and distribution contract. more details..

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics announces new extended service to Eastern Europe

Published on: 23 Apr 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has announced the launch of an extended service into the Eastern European countries of Romania, Slovenia, Hungary and... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics provides customized supply solution for VW Amarok production line

Published on: 20 Apr 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has opened a new logistics centre in Hanover-Stocken to support the supply chain needs of neighbouring Volkswagen (VW)... more details..

CEVA opens new Freight Management office in Romania

Published on: 20 Apr 12 - CEVA has opened new premises in Bucharest, Romania, strengthening its Freight Management platform in Eastern Europe. more details..

Dachser continues growth trend

Published on: 20 Apr 12 - In 2011, Dachser posted double-digit growth and raised group revenue by 13% to €4.3bn. The company handled 49.3m consignments weighing a total of... more details..

Passenger car registrations decline 7.7% in Q1

Published on: 20 Apr 12 - According to the ACEA, new passenger car registrations declined 7.7% for the first three months of the year. more details..

Werner Enterprises announces 30% increase in net income

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - Werner Enterprises has announced a 30% increase in net income for the first quarter of 2012 compared to the same period of 2011. more details..

Menlo Worldwide's lean supply chain management center attains ISO 14001 certification

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has announced its Lean Supply Chain Management Center in Aurora, Illinois, has been awarded ISO 14001 certification. more details..

Emirates SkyCargo's South American services transporting record cargo volumes

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - Emirates SkyCargo announced it has transported more than 25,000 tonnes of cargo over the past year on the trade lanes between South America and points... more details..

Bay Grove Capital launches Lineage Logistics

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - Bay Grove Capital has announced the formation of Lineage Logistics, combining the warehousing and logistics businesses it has acquired into one... more details..

Swift Transportation selects Oracle's transportation management solution

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - Swift Transportation has selected Oracle’s Transportation Management solution as the foundation for its Swift Logistics division. more details..

Marten Transport reports 33% increase in net income

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - Marten Transport has reported a 33% increase in net income to $5.4m for the first quarter of 2012, from $4.1m for the first quarter of 2011. more details..

CEVA appoints new Business Development Director in Iberia

Published on: 19 Apr 12 - CEVA has appointed Izaskun Barquin as its Business Development Director for Spain and Portugal. more details..

Toll creates new Director of Business Development role

Published on: 18 Apr 12 - Toll Group has announced the promotion of Damian Bishop to the newly created role of Group Director Business Development. more details..

Volkswagen begins construction of Indian logistics centre

Published on: 16 Apr 12 - The Volkswagen Group has announced it has begun construction of a new parts distribution centre (PDC) in Gurgaon, India. more details..

DP-DHL acquires Lemuir Group’s stake in joint venture

Published on: 16 Apr 12 - Deutsche Post DHL has acquired the 24% stake held by the Lemuir Group in its joint venture in India for an undisclosed figure. more details..

J.B. Hunt announces strong growth in Q1 results

Published on: 16 Apr 12 - J.B. Hunt Transport Services has announced record first quarter 2012 net earnings of $67.7m compared to first quarter 2011 net earnings of $50.0m. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics to distribute Kandia Dulce finished goods

Published on: 13 Apr 12 - Kandia Dulce, a leading Romanian confectionary company, has awarded DB Schenker Logistics a contract for its warehousing and transportation activities... more details..

DPD expands Russian network

Published on: 13 Apr 12 - DPD has announced it is expanding its network of branches and representative offices in Russia, with new offices opened in Saransk and Makhachkala. more details..

Yusen Logistics expands ISO 14001 coverage in Europe

Published on: 13 Apr 12 - Yusen Logistics has announced it has added six country organisations and fourteen more individual warehousing and administration facilities to its ISO... more details..

CSafe appoints new APAC Business Development Director

Published on: 13 Apr 12 - CSafe has announced the appointment of Kathy Goh as Director of Business Development - Asia Pacific. more details..

CEVA renews energy contract with Petroamazonas

Published on: 12 Apr 12 - CEVA has expanded its contract with Ecuadorian state-owned oil company Petroamazonas. more details..

FedEx launches "carbon neutral" document shipping

Published on: 12 Apr 12 - FedEx has announced that it is launching a "carbon-neutral" shipping program for its most widely-used packaging solution for document shipping. more details..

Fontaine Parts opens Calgary distribution center

Published on: 12 Apr 12 - Fontaine Parts Connection has opened a new distribution center in Calgary, contracting with FMi Logistics to fulfill its orders for the region from... more details..

Pantos wins Coca Cola contract in Indonesia

Published on: 11 Apr 12 - Pantos Logistics announced it has won an outsourcing and warehousing contract with Coca Cola Indonesia. more details..

DHL transfers sea freight containers from road to rail

Published on: 11 Apr 12 - DHL has announced it is set to transfer its sea freight containers from road to rail to reduce its carbon emissions by approximately 365 tons per... more details..

International contracts boost Unipart's 2011 performance

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - Unipart has announced a 7% year-on-year increase in revenues from continuing operations to £1,007m for 2011. more details..

DHL opens new logistics centre in Milan

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - DHL Global Forwarding/Freight, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, has opened a new logistics centre near Milan, Italy. more details..

Caterpillar announces new parts distribution center in Mexico

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - New distribution center builds on multi-year expansion and enhancement of Cat Logistics’ parts distribution network. more details..

Meritor appoints Craig Cartmill and Doug Wolma to new aftermarket positions

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - Meritor, a global supplier of drivetrain, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicles, has appointed Craig Cartmill and Doug Wolma to... more details..

Hellmann selects RedPrairie’s warehouse and parcel management systems

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - RedPrairie has announced that Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has selected its warehouse management and parcel management systems for its US operations. more details..

ChemLogix selects GeoMetrix rail fleet management technology

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - ChemLogix, the chemical transportation provider, has added GeoMetrix’s rail logistics technology to its transportation management solutions to... more details..

Quality Distribution acquires Trojan Vacuum Services

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - Quality Distribution has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Quality Carriers has purchased the operating assets of Trojan Vacuum Services... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel establishes pharmaceutical & healthcare facility in Toronto

Published on: 05 Apr 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced the opening of a new 380,000 sq ft pharmaceutical and healthcare logistics centre in Toronto, Ontario. more details..

Global manufacturing growth holds steady through Q1 2012

Published on: 04 Apr 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI registered 51.1 in March, marking the fourth consecutive month of growth in the manufacturing industry. more details..

Stef reports revenue and profit growth in 2011

Published on: 04 Apr 12 - Stef-TFE recorded revenue and profit growth in 2011 despite a slight drop in food consumption in countries where it operates. more details..

Hellmann Healthcare Logistics launches new shipping service from Goa

Published on: 04 Apr 12 - Hellmann Healthcare Logistics has announced the launch of a new sea freight solution from the south west Indian region of Goa. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle invests £1m in new site at Rugby

Published on: 04 Apr 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has invested more than £1m in a new site at Rugby in the UK, primarily to serve as a national distribution centre for... more details..

Nippon Express acquires US-based Associated Global Systems

Published on: 02 Apr 12 - Nippon Express U.S.A., a local subsidiary of Nippon Express, has acquired Associated Global Systems (AGS) a US-based logistics company. more details..

DB Schenker awarded Maple Leaf Foods contract

Published on: 02 Apr 12 - DB Schenker’s subsidiary Schenker of Canada Ltd has signed an agreement to operate a new multi-temperature facility in Puslinch, Ontario, on... more details..

DSV’s Italian anti-trust fine reduced to €19.7m

Published on: 02 Apr 12 - DSV has announced that a fine imposed on the company in 2011 for violating Italian competition laws has been reduced from €23.6m to €19.7m. more details..

Prologis sells Polish and German portfolios for €71.8m

Published on: 02 Apr 12 - ProLogis European Properties (PEPR) has announced that it has sold eight logistics assets across Poland and Germany for a total of €71.8m. more details..

Kerry Logistics announces revenue and profit growth

Published on: 30 Mar 12 - Kerry Logistics has announced that in 2011 its net profits grew by 11% on revenue growth of 47%. more details..

CEVA announces two year contract renewal with Renault in Brazil

Published on: 29 Mar 12 - CEVA has signed a two year contract extension with Renault in Brazil for the receipt, storage and consolidation of automotive parts for export to... more details..

Pacer announces new executive to lead Asia and Europe operations

Published on: 29 Mar 12 - Pacer International has announced the appointment of Al Benki as senior vice president, International Logistics – Asia and Europe Operations. more details..

Commercial vehicle registrations in Europe fall 11.3% in February

Published on: 28 Mar 12 - Demand for commercial vehicles declined in February, with total registrations falling 11.3% compared with the same month in 2011. more details..

PostNord acquires Green Cargo's third-party logistics

Published on: 28 Mar 12 - PostNord and Green Cargo have signed an agreement for PostNord to acquire Green Cargo’s subsidiary Green Cargo Logistics. more details..

Bolloré announces 11% increase in revenues

Published on: 28 Mar 12 - The Bolloré Group has announced revenues of €8.49bn for 2011. This included the results of Les Combustibles de Normandie, acquired in February... more details..

UPS confirms TNT Airways will be sold

Published on: 28 Mar 12 - As predicted by Ti in the February 24, 2012 edition of the Logistics Briefing, UPS has announced that its acquisition of TNT Express will mandate... more details..

CEVA wins Nasser Bin Abdullatif Alserkal contract

Published on: 26 Mar 12 - CEVA has signed a five-year contract with Nasser Bin Abdullatif Alserkal Est., one of the biggest importers and distributors of major tyre brands in... more details..

DHL Supply Chain announces Hugo Boss partnership

Published on: 26 Mar 12 - With the goal of improving its logistics operations in Mexico, Hugo Boss, the German fashion company, has partnered with DHL Supply Chain. more details..

TNT Express opens new hub in Hong Kong

Published on: 26 Mar 12 - TNT Express has opened a new regional hub in Hong Kong to improve its operations in the Pearl River Delta region (South China). more details..

Lufthansa Cargo offers new express service

Published on: 23 Mar 12 - Lufthansa Cargo is offering a new worldwide express service for urgent shipments. more details..

Joint venture between Barloworld and Manline announced

Published on: 23 Mar 12 - Barloworld Logistics and Manline have announced they have formed a joint venture company. more details..

UTi Worldwide announces revenue gains in all segments

Published on: 23 Mar 12 - UTi Worldwide has announced a 7.9% increase in revenues for its 2012 financial year. more details..

Towne Air Freight selected as logistics provider for British Airways and Iberia

Published on: 22 Mar 12 - Towne Air Freight has been selected as the primary North American provider of logistics and ground transportation for British Airways World Cargo... more details..

OHL expands US fulfillment operations

Published on: 22 Mar 12 - OHL has opened new facilities in Indiana and Missouri to expand its e-fulfillment network. more details..

CHEP USA to open new headquarters in Atlanta

Published on: 22 Mar 12 - CHEP USA, a subsidiary of Brambles, is set to relocate its headquarters to Atlanta, Georgia. more details..

Prologis leases 270,000 sq ft in Los Angeles development

Published on: 22 Mar 12 - Prologis announced its facility in Carson, California is now 100% leased to 3PL Global, a third-party logistics provider. more details..

Purfresh adds to team in Latin America

Published on: 22 Mar 12 - Purfresh, a cargo protection specialist for ocean transport, has expanded its team in Latin America with the appointment of Armando Galue and Miguel... more details..

XPO Logistics opens North American Operations Center in Charlotte

Published on: 22 Mar 12 - XPO Logistics has announced the opening of its new North American Operations Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. more details..

Hanjin Logistics opens at Schiphol

Published on: 21 Mar 12 - Hanjin Logistics’ European subsidiary has opened a new on-airport base at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. more details..

CEVA signs three year partnership with Hankook

Published on: 21 Mar 12 - CEVA has signed a three year agreement with Hankook Tire Italy, a global tyre manufacturer. more details..

DSV wins Renault-Nissan contract in Scandinavia

Published on: 21 Mar 12 - DSV Solutions has won a three year contract to operate the after-sales service parts warehouse and distribution for the Renault-Nissan alliance in... more details..

DX Group acquires Nightfreight

Published on: 19 Mar 12 - DX Group Limited (DX), an independent mail, courier and logistics network operator in the UK and Ireland, has completed the acquisition of... more details..

Hellmann UK announces partnership with Rangel Express and Logistics

Published on: 19 Mar 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new partnership with Rangel Express and Logistics in Portugal. more details..

DB Schenker Rail offers direct services to Paris

Published on: 19 Mar 12 - DB Schenker Rail has opened a new rail logistics centre in the greater Paris area, increasing connectivity to its European network. more details..

APM Terminals expands commercial network

Published on: 19 Mar 12 - APM Terminals has opened a Hong Kong office to further expand its partnerships with Asia-based customers. more details..

Passenger car registrations fall 9.7%

Published on: 16 Mar 12 - According to the ACEA, total new car registrations declined by 9.7% in February in the EU compared with the same month in 2011. more details..

Damco to serve Syngenta in Asia Pacific

Published on: 16 Mar 12 - Damco has signed a three-year contract to serve as the Asia Pacific lead logistics service provider for Syngenta, one of the world’s largest... more details..

Aramex announces strategic service partnership in South Korea

Published on: 16 Mar 12 - Aramex announced that it has signed a service partnership agreement with CJ GLS, a global logistics company headquarters in Seoul. more details..

Inchcape Shipping announces expansion plans

Published on: 15 Mar 12 - Inchcape Shipping Solutions has announced plans to expand its logistics and supply chain business in Canada and its marine service business in the... more details..

YRC Worldwide sells interest in Shanghai Jiayu Logistics

Published on: 15 Mar 12 - YRC Worldwide has announced the company has agreed to sell its interest in Shanghai Jiayu Logistics to its 35% joint venture partner. more details..

Canadian National introducing new intermodal services in Alberta

Published on: 15 Mar 12 - Canadian National announced it is introducing new Prince Rupert intermodal services to better serve the growing Alberta economy. more details..

Pacer appoints new Executive Vice President of International Logistics

Published on: 15 Mar 12 - Pacer International has announced the addition of Bob Noonan as executive vice president of International Logistics. more details..

Crowley expands Caribbean services

Published on: 15 Mar 12 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has announced that it has expanded its Caribbean services with new less-than-container load (LCL) cargo transportation to... more details..

CEVA adds new LCL lanes into Australia

Published on: 14 Mar 12 - CEVA Logistics has announced the launch of three new Less-than-Container Load (LCL) lanes into Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle, Australia. more details..

Toll begins $45m gas transport and storage contract

Published on: 14 Mar 12 - Toll Energy, part of the Toll Group, has announced work has started on a $45m transport and storage contract as part of coal seam gas explorer QGC’s... more details..

DHL secures logistics contract from Quickacy

Published on: 14 Mar 12 - Swedish pharmaceutical company Quickacy has appointed DHL Supply Chain to deliver co-packing and distribution services. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics wins five-year contract with Intersport

Published on: 12 Mar 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has signed a five-year agreement with Intersport, a Swedish sports retailing chain. more details..

GEFCO extends its partnership with Dacia

Published on: 12 Mar 12 - GEFCO has set up a multi-modal solution for Dacia which combines rail and road transport for the Romanian and Italian markets. more details..

Logwin's operating income declines 10% in 2011

Published on: 12 Mar 12 - Logwin has announced that it generated net sales of €1,334.9m in 2011, a marginal decline compared to €1,356.5m in 2010. more details..

Rhenus builds new logistics centre in Paris

Published on: 09 Mar 12 - Rhenus has commenced construction of its new logistics centre in Gretz-Armainvilliers, in the Paris region of France. more details..

Logwin appoints two new members to its Executive Committee

Published on: 09 Mar 12 - Logwin AG has announced the appointment of Thomas Eisen and Hauke Müller as members of the company’s Executive Committee effective immediately. more details..

World Courier acquired by AmerisourceBergen

Published on: 09 Mar 12 - AmericsourceBergen has acquired pharmaceutical logistics provider World Courier for $520m in cash. more details..

Canadian Pacific expands Bakken crude-by-rail capability from North Dakota

Published on: 08 Mar 12 - Canadian Pacific has announced that it will be moving additional Bakken crude oil by unit train rail from a planned industry logistics hub served by... more details..

Rehrig Pacific Logistics to expand in Pennsylvania

Published on: 08 Mar 12 - Rehrig Pacific Logistics has announced it will expand its operations through the lease of a new facility in Northampton County, Pennsylvania. more details..

Advent and eModal merge to form Advent Intermodal Solutions

Published on: 08 Mar 12 - Advent and eModal have announced a merger to create the combined organization, Advent Intermodal Solutions (AIS). more details..

Total Quality Logistics continues expansion

Published on: 08 Mar 12 - Total Quality Logistics has expanded its national operations by opening its 12th satellite office in Austin, Texas. more details..

Wincanton announces the disposal of its investment in Culina

Published on: 07 Mar 12 - Wincanton announced that it has disposed of its 20% investment in Culina Logistics to the Culina Group for a cash consideration of £11m. more details..

Hellmann wins logistics contract from Hughes Europe

Published on: 06 Mar 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new contract with Hughes Europe, a broadband satellite networks and services company. more details..

IJS Global appoints Managing Director for Germany

Published on: 06 Mar 12 - IJS Global has appointed Stefan Heine as its Managing Director Germany. more details..

PD Ports to support construction of Teeside's offshore windfarm

Published on: 06 Mar 12 - PD Ports has been appointed as the main construction logistics hub at the Port of Hartlepool for the Teesside Offshore Windfarm Project. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics rechristens beverage logistics service

Published on: 06 Mar 12 - DB Schenker has announced it is pooling its ocean freight solutions tailored to the special needs of the beverage industry under the new product... more details..

Raben Group merges Hungarian businesses

Published on: 05 Mar 12 - Raben Group announced that it has merged its subsidiaries in Hungary to create Raben Trans European Hungary. more details..

trans-o-flex completes Scherübl integration

Published on: 05 Mar 12 - trans-o-flex announced it has completed the integration of Scherübl Transport. more details..

Pantos Logistics opens new logistics centre in the Netherlands

Published on: 05 Mar 12 - Pantos Logistics has announced the opening of its Ssangyong Motor European Parts logistics centre (SEPC) in the Netherlands. more details..

Manufacturing index registers slight growth in February

Published on: 05 Mar 12 - The JP Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI registered 51.1 in February, indicating a small expansion in the manufacturing sector. more details..

UPS names new VP of International Air and Ocean Freight

Published on: 05 Mar 12 - UPS has named Jeff McCorstin as Vice President of International Air and Ocean Freight Transportation services. more details..

Commercial vehicle registrations declined 4.7% in January

Published on: 02 Mar 12 - Commercial vehicle registrations in the EU totalled 141,120 units in January, a 4.7% decline compared to the same month in 2011. more details..

Logwin moves to larger premises in Port Elizabeth

Published on: 02 Mar 12 - Logwin announced it has moved into larger premises in Port Elizabeth, South Africa to benefit from a more central location in the automotive... more details..

DHL and HSE24 expand partnership

Published on: 02 Mar 12 - Munich-based multi-channel mail-order company, HSE24 (Home Shopping Europe), has chosen to continue partnering with DHL for its logistics needs. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel appoints new head of Road Logistics

Published on: 02 Mar 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has appointed Stefan Paul as the new head of its Road Logistics business unit. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle announces revenue increase of 26%

Published on: 02 Mar 12 - The consolidation of TDG and APC Beijing International contributed strongly to Norbert Dentressangle's 26% increases in revenues for 2011. more details..

Grupo TMM announces 11.9% decline in revenues

Published on: 01 Mar 12 - Grupo TMM has reported revenues of $269.16m in 2011, a decline of 11.9% compared to $305.4m in 2010, due mainly to lower revenue from the Maritime... more details..

Radiant Logistics acquires ALBS Logistics

Published on: 01 Mar 12 - Radiant Logistics has announced it has acquired ALBS Logistics, a New York based, privately held transportation and logistics company. more details..

Roadrunner acquires Capital Transportation Logistics

Published on: 01 Mar 12 - Roadrunner Transportation Systems has acquired Capital Transportation Logistics, a provider of transportation management solutions. more details..

Scania to invest in more efficient parts distribution

Published on: 01 Mar 12 - Scania, a leading manufacturer of automotives including trucks and marine engines, has announced plans to construct a new parts warehouse in South... more details..

New Zealand Post Group announces NZ$35.4m half year profit

Published on: 29 Feb 12 - New Zealand Post Group has recorded a net profit after tax of NZ$35.4m for the half year ended 31 December 2011, compared to $15.8m in the... more details..

CMA CGM reshuffles its Asia – US East Coast services

Published on: 29 Feb 12 - CMA CGM has announced the reshuffling of its services on the Asia – US East Coast trade. From March 28, 2012, the network of routes will be... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel opens new office in Chiang Mai

Published on: 29 Feb 12 - Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new office in Chiang Mai to meet the strong demand for integrated logistics services in Thailand. more details..

Deutsche Post DHL completes Postbank transaction

Published on: 29 Feb 12 - Deutsche Post DHL has successfully completed its exit from the banking business following the sale of its shares in Postbank. more details..

Goods vehicle traffic between the UK and Europe remained flat in 2011

Published on: 27 Feb 12 - According to the UK’s Department for Transport, the number of road goods vehicles travelling to mainland Europe from Great Britain remained flat... more details..

Panalpina appoints new CFO and regional CEO Americas

Published on: 27 Feb 12 - Panalpina has announced the appointment of Robert Erni as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In addition, Ferdinand Kurt has been... more details..

Agility wins long-term contract with Deutsche Messe

Published on: 27 Feb 12 - Agility has been awarded a long-term contract with Deutsche Messe AG as its official service provider at the world’s biggest exhibition centre in... more details..

DB Schenker wins Kwintet contract

Published on: 24 Feb 12 - Kwintet AB, the European professional workwear manufacturer, has chosen DB Schenker Logistics as its strategic logistics partner in Sweden. more details..

IN tIME maintains double-digit growth

Published on: 24 Feb 12 - IN tIME Express Logistik continued to expand sales and transport volumes in 2011 as revenues rose by 10% year on year to €115.8m, while the number... more details..

Toll announces 4% decline in net profits for the half year

Published on: 24 Feb 12 - Toll Group has released its results for the six months ended 31 December 2011, with net profit after tax of A$158m, down 4% compared to the... more details..

CEVA announces new Managing Director in Italy

Published on: 24 Feb 12 - CEVA Logistics has appointed Giuseppe Chiellino as Managing Director for CEVA Logistics in Italy. more details..

NOL reports US$478m loss for 2011

Published on: 24 Feb 12 - NOL Group has reported a US$478m net loss in 2011 following net earnings of US$461m in 2010. The container shipping and logistics company said... more details..

GT Logistics announces agreement with Cokinos Energy

Published on: 23 Feb 12 - GT Logistics has announced that it has signed a marketing agreement with Cokinos Energy Corporation that will enhance the services offered at its GT... more details..

SEKO Logistics selects GT Nexus

Published on: 23 Feb 12 - GT Nexus has announced that it had been selected by SEKO Logistics to provide a cloud-based technology platform. more details..

NOL renews contract with Union Pacific

Published on: 23 Feb 12 - NOL Group has renewed its contract with Union Pacific for US rail transport of containerized cargo. more details..

Dachser joins Lufthansa Cargo’s Global Partnership Program

Published on: 23 Feb 12 - Dachser Transport of America Inc. (Dachser USA), has signed an agreement to become the newest member of Lufthansa Cargo's Global Partnership Program. more details..

Investment in new executive team harms XPO Logistics' Q4 profits

Published on: 23 Feb 12 - XPO Logistics has reported a net loss of $1.5m in the fourth quarter of 2011, the company attributed the loss to the hiring of the company's new... more details..

Kerry Logistics acquires full control of Spanish joint venture

Published on: 22 Feb 12 - Kerry Logistics has completed the acquisition of its former joint venture, Kerry Salvat Logistics, through a buy-out of the remaining shares from... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle establishes subsidiary in Ireland

Published on: 22 Feb 12 - Norbert Dentressangle has established a new subsidiary company in order to grow its business in Ireland. more details..

DSV increases gross profits by 5.4% in 2011

Published on: 22 Feb 12 - For the full year 2011, DSV has announced a 5.4% year-on-year increase in gross profit to DKK9.82bn. more details..

DPD opens new logistics centre in Estonia

Published on: 22 Feb 12 - DPD Eesti, DPD’s Estonian subsidiary, has announced the opening of a new logistics centre in Rae Industrial Park, located 15 km from Tallinn. more details..

Panalpina chooses Milton Park

Published on: 20 Feb 12 - Panalpina has agreed a deal with Milton Park, based in Oxfordshire, UK, to let 102,000 sq ft. more details..

Goodman announces half year operating profit increase of 34%

Published on: 20 Feb 12 - Goodman Group has announced an operating profit of A$229.2m for the half year ended December 31, 2011, a 34% increased compared to the same period... more details..

Gebrüder Weiss establishes joint venture with Tegeta Motors

Published on: 20 Feb 12 - Gebrüder Weiss has established a joint venture with Tegeta Motors in Tbilisi, Georgia. more details..

Itella announces loss of €5.9m in 2011

Published on: 20 Feb 12 - Itella Corporation has announced an operating loss of €5.9m in 2011 compared to an operating profit of €32.4m in 2010. more details..

Demand in Europe for new cars drops 7.1% in January

Published on: 17 Feb 12 - In January, demand for new cars dropped by 7.1% in the EU, compared to the same month a year earlier. more details..

Mazda opens new parts distribution center

Published on: 16 Feb 12 - Mazda's North American subsidiary has announced the opening of its new Chicago Parts Distribution Center. more details..

Meritor opens new distribution center in South America

Published on: 16 Feb 12 - Meritor has opened a new 50,000 sq ft South America Aftermarket Distribution and Customer Service Center in Brazil. more details..

MIQ Logistics expands services in EMEA

Published on: 16 Feb 12 - MIQ Logistics has announced that through a new partnership with its agent INCI Lojistik, it can provide enhanced capabilities for LCL consolidations... more details..

Pacer International reports 42% increase in income from operations for 2011

Published on: 16 Feb 12 - Pacer International has reported net income of $27m in 2011, a 42% increase compared to $18.9m in 2010. more details..

Radiant Logistics reports revenues of $72.6m during the second quarter

Published on: 15 Feb 12 - In the second quarter of its financial year, Radiant Logistics reported revenues of $72.6m, an increase of 63% compared to $44.5m over the same period... more details..

Allport wins contract with online retailer ASOS

Published on: 13 Feb 12 - ASOS, the online clothes retailer, has appointed Allport to manage its supply chain from origin in the Far East, Indian Sub Continent, Americas and... more details..

Kintetsu World Express announces joint venture with Gati

Published on: 13 Feb 12 - Kintetsu World Express (KWE) has announced a joint venture with Indian distribution services company Gati. more details..

BAE Systems enters partnership with Kuehne + Nagel for support hub in Miami

Published on: 13 Feb 12 - BAE Systems Regional Aircraft to open a support and services hub in Miami, Florida (US) in partnership with Kuehne + Nagel. more details..

CEVA expands LCL service offerings with new lanes from Houston

Published on: 13 Feb 12 - CEVA has announced the opening of two new LCL ocean freight lanes from Houston to Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. more details..

APM Terminals announces port development in Turkey

Published on: 13 Feb 12 - APM Terminals has signed an agreement with SOCAR for the long-term operation and development of Petkim Port, Turkey. more details..

Pantos Logistics opens new logistics centre in Thailand

Published on: 10 Feb 12 - Pantos Logistics has opened a new logistics centre in Laem Chabang, Thailand, with an expectation for bolstering its local warehousing and... more details..

Kerry Logistics starts third phase expansion at Siam Seaport in Thailand

Published on: 10 Feb 12 - Kerry Logistics has broken ground on the expansion of its multi-purpose Kerry Siam Seaport in Laem Chabang, Thailand. more details..

ProLogis European Properties sells UK portfolio for €180.3m

Published on: 10 Feb 12 - ProLogis European Properties has announced that it has sold ten UK logistics assets for a total of €180.3m. more details..

XPO Logistics appoints new CFO

Published on: 09 Feb 12 - XPO Logistics has announced that John Hardig has been appointed chief financial officer, effective February 13, 2012. more details..

APM Terminals appoints new Managing Director for Latin America

Published on: 09 Feb 12 - APM Terminals has appointed Joe Nielsen, its former CFO for the Americas region, as the new Managing Director of Latin American Terminals. more details..

Agility Chile Receives ISO 9001:2008 certification

Published on: 09 Feb 12 - Agility has announced it has acquired ISO 9001:2008 certification in Chile. The certification applies to Agility Chile's central and airport office... more details..

Air freight volumes increase 1.9% in Europe

Published on: 08 Feb 12 - According to the Airports Council International (ACI) significant gains were experienced in air freight volumes in Africa and Latin America, however... more details..

Hellmann UK announces partnership with Itella Logistics

Published on: 08 Feb 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced a new partnership with Itella Logistics in Scandinavia. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel and Roche develop environment-friendly transport solution

Published on: 08 Feb 12 - Roche, the global pharmaceutical group, and Kuehne + Nagel have jointly developed an environment-friendly logistics solution which can substantially... more details..

Lehnkering announces strategic realignment

Published on: 06 Feb 12 - Lehnkering has announced a strategic realignment following its acquisition by Imperial Logistics. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics appoints new Managing Director in the UK

Published on: 06 Feb 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced the appointment of Helgi Ingolfsson as its new UK Managing Director with immediate effect. more details..

Transport Corporation of India announces growth of 5% in third quarter

Published on: 06 Feb 12 - Transport Corporation of India has announced revenue growth of 4.96% for the quarter ended December 31, 2011. more details..

Logwin opens warehouse dedicated to fashion products in Beijing

Published on: 03 Feb 12 - Logwin to offer its "red carpet logistics" in Beijing by opening a warehouse dedicated to fashion products. more details..

Lynden International expands European network

Published on: 03 Feb 12 - Lynden International opens a new service center in Brussels, Belgium. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel to strengthen its perishables network with acquisition of Link Logistics

Published on: 03 Feb 12 - Kuehne + Nagel announced that it has entered into an agreement to take over the specialised Australian freight forwarder Link Logistics... more details..

MIQ Logistics opens new logistics center in the Netherlands

Published on: 02 Feb 12 - MIQ Logistics opened a new logistics center at De Voorde in Venray, The Netherlands. more details..

Arkansas Best Corporation posts profit for fourth quarter 2011 and full year 2011

Published on: 02 Feb 12 - Arkansas Best reports positive increases in revenue for fourth quarter 2011 and for full year 2011. more details..

Savi launches Savi Mobile Tracking System

Published on: 02 Feb 12 - Savi, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lockheed Martin, launched Savi Mobile Tracking System, advanced technology that identifies and tracks in... more details..

Crowley adds weekly express LCL service from Houston to Puerto Rico

Published on: 02 Feb 12 - Crowley Maritime Corp. to launch a new weekly express less-than-container load (LCL) service from Houston to Puerto Rico. more details..

C.H. Robinson Reports Fourth Quarter Results

Published on: 02 Feb 12 - C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. reportes fourth quarter revenue increase of 10.4%. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle reports 26% increase in 2011 revenue

Published on: 01 Feb 12 - Norbert Dentressangle reported 2011 revenue of €3.6bn, a 26% increase over 2010. more details..

European Transport Deal of the Year Goes to DP World London Gateway

Published on: 01 Feb 12 - DP World London Gateway has won European Transport Deal of the Year at Project Finance International's annual awards ceremony in London. more details..

DHL to handle Nikken's entire logistics in Europe

Published on: 01 Feb 12 - DHL Supply Chain will be handling all logistics services for Nikken in Europe, extending its ten-year partnership until 2014. more details..

Dachser opens new warehouse in Shanghai

Published on: 01 Feb 12 - Dachser opens 10,000 sq ft warehouse in Shanghai. more details..

CEVA to manage logistics for Intermas Nets, S.A

Published on: 30 Jan 12 - CEVA Logistics signs five year contract with Intermas Nets, S.A., manufacturer of extruded plastic nets. more details..

GEFCO UK to provide new vehicle distribution service in UK for Chevrolet

Published on: 30 Jan 12 - GEFCO will provide vehicle distribution for automotive manufacturer Chevrolet in the UK. more details..

Panalpina's new logistics centre in Moscow focuses on high-value cargo

Published on: 30 Jan 12 - Panalpina has opened a new logistics centre focused on high-value cargo new Moscow. more details..

P&O Ferrymasters win Tate & Lyle renewal

Published on: 27 Jan 12 - P&O Ferrymasters has signed a new three-year contract with customer Tate & Lyle. more details..

UK plans to implement road user charging scheme

Published on: 27 Jan 12 - The UK Department of Transport's Roads Minister Mike Penning has announced plans for a lorry road user charging scheme to create a fairer deal for... more details..

Marten Transport announces record fourth-quarter results

Published on: 26 Jan 12 - Marten Transport has reported a net income increase of 47.1% in the fourth quarter of 2011 and the highest net income for any quarter in the... more details..

GPR Logistics acquires East Coast facilities and operations of The Gilbert Company

Published on: 26 Jan 12 - GPR Logistics (GPR) has announced the acquisition of the East Coast facilities and operations of The Gilbert Company from Maersk Line. more details..

Damco strengthens North Asia leadership with two appointments

Published on: 25 Jan 12 - Damco has appointed two new senior executives to lead the company’s drive for strategic growth in the North Asia region. more details..

CEVA appoints new Managing Director for Iberia

Published on: 25 Jan 12 - CEVA Logistics has appointed Marco Galbusera as Managing Director for its operations in Iberia. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle secures three-year deal with Daikin

Published on: 25 Jan 12 - Daikin UK and Daikin Europe NV have signed a three-year UK warehousing and distribution contract with Norbert Dentressangle. more details..

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics opens office in Moscow

Published on: 25 Jan 12 - To support its growing business in Russia, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics has opened a new office in Moscow, in addition to its current presence in St... more details..

Hoelting named UPS Freight Sales Senior Vice President

Published on: 23 Jan 12 - Paul Hoelting, the vice president of corporate business development for UPS Freight, has been promoted to the position of senior vice president of... more details..

Hellmann UK launches direct service to Poland

Published on: 23 Jan 12 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has launched a direct feed service into Poland to begin in February. more details..

Dachser wins Emmi warehousing contract

Published on: 23 Jan 12 - Dachser Food Logistics, a German provider of temperature-controlled food logistics services, has signed a contract with Swiss milk processor Emmi... more details..

Panalpina awarded BP freight forwarding contract

Published on: 23 Jan 12 - BP has awarded Panalpina a multi-year contract to provide oil and gas freight forwarding services. more details..

DB Schenker offers combined transport capacity between Italy and Poland

Published on: 20 Jan 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has started a new offering for combined transport between Italy and Poland on the Verona-Ostrava route. more details..

SDV invests in Lebanese freight forwarder

Published on: 20 Jan 12 - After several years of co-operation, SDV International Logistics has taken a minority interest in the FAST Overseas Group, a freight forwarder present... more details..

Keswick Enterprises enters Polish joint venture

Published on: 20 Jan 12 - Keswick Enterprises has entered into a new partnership to develop third-party supply chain management services in Poland. more details..

Dachser USA adds offices in South Africa

Published on: 19 Jan 12 - Dachser Transport of America (Dachser USA) has announced new branch offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban in South Africa. more details..

New car registrations in Europe drop 1.7% in 2011

Published on: 18 Jan 12 - For the full year 2011, the number of new registrations totalled 13,111,209 units, a 1.7% decline compared with 2010. more details..

Coca-Cola outsources warehousing to DB Schenker in Poland

Published on: 18 Jan 12 - The Coca-Cola Company has awarded DB Schenker Logistics contracts for its warehousing and transportation operations in Poland. more details..

Menlo names Sheila Taylor as Senior Vice President of Finance

Published on: 18 Jan 12 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has named Sheila K. Taylor, former YRC Worldwide CFO, as its Senior Vice President of Finance. more details..

Logwin continues expansion in China

Published on: 16 Jan 12 - Logwin has opened a new sales office in Foshan, Guangdong Province, to strengthen its market presence across South China. more details..

Goodman delivers Phase 1 of warehouse project to Volkswagen

Published on: 16 Jan 12 - Goodman and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles have announced the handover of the first section of the new VW logistics centre in the Schwarze Heide... more details..

Emirates SkyCargo expands its South American operation

Published on: 16 Jan 12 - Emirates SkyCargo has launched a new Dubai-Rio de Janeiro-Buenos Aires service that the company hopes will provide increased trade opportunities... more details..

Imperial Logistics acquires Snyman Transport

Published on: 16 Jan 12 - Imperial Logistics has strengthened its presence in Africa through the acquisition of IJ Snyman Transport, an international, cross border transport... more details..

Lufthansa Cargo posts record tonnage in 2011

Published on: 16 Jan 12 - Lufthansa Cargo transported approximately 1.9m tonnes of freight and mail last year, a new company record. more details..

Weiss-Röhlig acquires JHB Express in Japan

Published on: 13 Jan 12 - Weiss Röhlig has acquired JHB Express in Japan, as the international joint-venture company continues to expand its presence in Asia. more details..

CEVA announces new Chief Commercial Officer

Published on: 13 Jan 12 - CEVA Logistics has announced the appointment of Inna Kuznetsova as Chief Commercial Officer, effective January 30, 2012. more details..

Port of Singapore continued to register growth in 2011

Published on: 13 Jan 12 - Port of Singapore has announced that in 2011 it continued to register growth in all areas, despite a challenging year for the maritime industry. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics to acquire Suomen Kiitoautot Oy in Finland

Published on: 13 Jan 12 - DB Schenker Logistics’ subsidiary Oy Schenker East has concluded an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of Suomen Kiitoautot Oy. more details..

TransForce completes Quik X acquisition

Published on: 12 Jan 12 - TransForce has completed its acquisition of Canadian transportation and logistics company Quik X Transportation and its US sister company. more details..

ATS launches dedicated shipping lane to and from China

Published on: 12 Jan 12 - Access Technology Solutions (ATS) has launched a new dedicated, low-cost shipping lane to and from China for direct-to-consumer brands. more details..

Americold's Chinese joint venture announces strategic alliance with Yum! China

Published on: 12 Jan 12 - Americold has announced that its Chinese joint venture company, China Merchants Americold (Hong Kong) (CMAC), and Yum! China have formed a strategic... more details..

Platinum Equity acquires Keen Transport

Published on: 12 Jan 12 - Private equity firm Platinum Equity has acquired Keen Transport, a national provider of heavy-haul logistics and transportation services for the... more details..

CEVA signs five year agreement with La Scuola

Published on: 11 Jan 12 - CEVA Logistics has signed a five year contract with La Scuola S.p.A., an Italian publishing company focused on school textbooks. more details..

GAC expands its European operations

Published on: 11 Jan 12 - GAC has expanded its European operations with the acquisition of all the shipping subsidiaries of the Lehmann Nordic Group. more details..

MIQ Logistics opens 70 acre site in Pennsylvania

Published on: 09 Jan 12 - MIQ Logistics has announced the opening of a new logistics centre in Tannersville, Pennsylvania (US). more details..

Logwin expands presence in China

Published on: 09 Jan 12 - Logwin has opened a new sales office in the city of Chengdu, Sichuan Province, to further strengthen its presence in China. more details..

Kerry Logistics invests in Central China expansion

Published on: 09 Jan 12 - Kerry Logistics announced it is expanding its presence in Central China, building a new logistics centre in Zhengzhou in Henan Province. more details..

Yusen Logistics UK launches Shanghai consolidation service

Published on: 09 Jan 12 - Yusen Logistics (UK) Ltd has launched a direct weekly LCL service from Shanghai to Southampton. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics opens new office in China

Published on: 06 Jan 12 - DB Schenker Logistics has established a new branch office in Hohhot, capital of the Inner Mongolian Autonomous Region. more details..

Bibby Distribution secures Halo Foods contract

Published on: 06 Jan 12 - Bibby Distribution has secured a contract with Halo Foods, the sister company of Honey Monster (HM) Foods and Fox's confectionary, for which Bibby... more details..

Hellmann acquires two subsidiaries from PostNord

Published on: 06 Jan 12 - PostNord has announced the sale of its fully owned subsidiaries HIT Starintex B.V in Holand and HIT Belgium SA to Hellmann Worldwide Logistics. more details..

Otter Tail Corporation sells E.W. Wylie

Published on: 05 Jan 12 - Otter Tail Corporation announced it has sold its trucking business, E.W. Wylie, to Walden Smokey Point, Inc., a holding company based in Dallas... more details..

NASA awards new Marshall logistics support services contract

Published on: 05 Jan 12 - The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has awarded CH2M Hill Constructors a contract to provide logistics support services at the... more details..

Clarion and DHL to develop Brazilian logistics facilities

Published on: 05 Jan 12 - Clarion Partners and DHL Supply Chain have announced a joint venture to build three facilities in Sao Paulo, Brazil. more details..

Hitachi establishes Vietnam subsidiary

Published on: 04 Jan 12 - Hitachi Transport System has established a joint venture subsidiary in Vietnam. The company will be headquartered in Hanoi and will provide freight... more details..

Fiege expands logistics solution for Döllken

Published on: 04 Jan 12 - Fiege has expanded its logistics solution for Döllken Kunststoffverarbeitung by assuming control of its in-house logistics in Germany. more details..

GAC opens new office in the Republic of the Congo

Published on: 04 Jan 12 - GAC to provide shipping and logistics services in Congo with new office in Pointe Noire. more details..

APM Terminals wins Lazaro Cardenas contract

Published on: 03 Jan 12 - APM Terminals has won a contract to build and operate a deepwater container terminal at the Port of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico. more details..

DHL named logistics partner for new African energy centre

Published on: 03 Jan 12 - DHL becomes preferred logistics partner of South Africa's Mining, Oil and Gas Services (MOGS) to develop regional energy hub over next five years. more details..

NOL Chairman to retire

Published on: 03 Jan 12 - NOL Group has announced that its Chairman, Cheng Wai Keung, will retire from the NOL Board after its annual general meeting scheduled in April 2012. more details..

Brightpoint to distribute Blackberry products in Bosnia, Albania, Macedonia and Serbia

Published on: 23 Dec 11 - Brightpoint has announced that its subsidiary Brightpoint Slovakia and Research In Motion (RIM) have entered into a preferred distribution agreement... more details..

Passenger car registrations down 1.4% in Europe from January to November

Published on: 23 Dec 11 - From January to November, new car registrations totalled 12,157,119 units in the EU, a decline of 1.4% compared to the same period of 2010. more details..

Clipper Logistics secures ten year deal with Asda

Published on: 23 Dec 11 - Clipper Logistics, the UK-based specialist in retail logistics, has announced the creation of a new 350,000 sq ft centre near Teesport, with Asda... more details..

CEVA signs five year contract with Eurofred Group

Published on: 23 Dec 11 - CEVA Logistics has signed a five year agreement with Eurofred to distribute its range of air conditioning products in Spain. more details..

Wincanton announces European Commission approval of Mainland European disposal

Published on: 23 Dec 11 - Wincanton has announced that the European Commission has approved the disposal of its remaining operations in Mainland Europe to Rhenus AG & Co. KG... more details..

Choice Logistics delivers hardware replacement choices for WatchGuard

Published on: 22 Dec 11 - Choice Logistics will manage hardware warranty programs and provide storage and delivery of WatchGuard’s replacement appliances. more details..

US Customs and Border Protection announces pilots for rail and sea e-manifest

Published on: 22 Dec 11 - The automated commercial environment (ACE) is a CBP project designed to speed up the flow of shipments and is part of CBP’s program to improve... more details..

Viterra and Canadian National sign new service agreement

Published on: 22 Dec 11 - Canadian National to provide supply chain solutions such as planning and forecasting for Viterra, a global agri-business. more details..

ASCO wins North Sea contracts worth over £90m

Published on: 21 Dec 11 - ASCO, an oil and gas logistics company, has announced the retention of three significant long-term North Sea contracts - two with Nexen Petroleum UK... more details..

Prologis acquires two facilities in Germany

Published on: 21 Dec 11 - Prologis has acquired two facilities in the German logistics market of Northrhine-Westfalia covering a total of 41,000 sq m. more details..

Norbert Dentressangle and Danone launch Romanian joint venture

Published on: 21 Dec 11 - Norbert Dentressangle Romania and Danone Romania have joined forces to create NDL Frigo Logistics to serve the Romanian chilled goods logistics... more details..

Panalpina expands in China

Published on: 21 Dec 11 - Panalpina has expanded its operations in China by opening a new logistics centre in the city of Tianjin. more details..

Amazon commits to two new logistics centres with Goodman

Published on: 19 Dec 11 - Goodman Group has announced that it will develop two pre-committed logistics centres in Germany for Amazon, one of the world’s leading e-commerce... more details..

Hellmann UK launches hub solution for Eastern European & CIS markets

Published on: 16 Dec 11 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced the launch of a new hub solution to service the Baltic and Russian CIS markets. more details..

Goodman secures DB Schenker Logistics pre-commitment for Kraków development

Published on: 16 Dec 11 - Goodman Group has announced the development of a built-to-suit cross-dock at Kraków Airport Logistics Centre for DB Schenker Logistics. more details..

Deutsche Post DHL extends CEO's contract and appoints new board member

Published on: 16 Dec 11 - Deutsche Post DHL has extended the contract of its CEO, Frank Appel by a further five years and appointed Angela Titzrath to its Board of Management. more details..

London Gateway opens new tanker jetty

Published on: 16 Dec 11 - DP World’s London Gateway and Shell have announced the opening of a new tanker jetty at London Gateway which will deliver a quarter of all... more details..

Pilot Freight Services opens second location in Washington D.C. area

Published on: 15 Dec 11 - Pilot Freight Services has opened a station in Washington, District of Columbia (D.C.), adjacent to Washington Dulles International Airport. more details..

MIQ Logistics expands presence in Latin America

Published on: 15 Dec 11 - MIQ Logistics has expanded into Ecuador through an agency agreement with Tolepu S.A. more details..

Aramex acquires South African company Berco Express

Published on: 14 Dec 11 - Aramex has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Berco Express (Pty) Ltd, a South African logistics company. more details..

Rhys Davies wins Dabur contract

Published on: 14 Dec 11 - Rhys Davies Freight Logistics has been awarded a contract by Dabur International, the global healthcare products manufacturer. more details..

Brightpoint to create Malaysian joint venture with STC Group

Published on: 12 Dec 11 - Brightpoint's subsidiary, Brightpoint International (Malaysia) has entered into an agreement with STC Partners to create a joint venture in Malaysia. more details..

CEVA announces new Managing Director for China

Published on: 12 Dec 11 - CEVA Logistics has announced the appointment of Martin Thaysen as the new Managing Director for China effective February 1, 2012. more details..

TNT Express sells domestic road business in India

Published on: 12 Dec 11 - TNT Express has announced the sale of its domestic road operations in India to a logistics subsidiary of India Equity Partners (IEP), in order to... more details..

Tranzone secures Glaxo Smith Kline contract

Published on: 09 Dec 11 - Tranzone has opened a facility in Jebel Ali, UAE and announced a new contract with Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK), a global player in the health care... more details..

Tibbett Logistics opens second Bucharest intermodal terminal

Published on: 09 Dec 11 - Tibbett Logistics has opened its second intermodal terminal in Bucharest, following a €6.4m investment in the development. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics and Khimji Ramdas to set up joint venture in Oman

Published on: 09 Dec 11 - DB Schenker Logistics has announced it is set to establish a joint venture with long-time partner Khimji Ramdas Group in the Sultanate of Oman. more details..

Panalpina installs three regional CEOs

Published on: 09 Dec 11 - Panalpina has announced it is putting in place three regional CEOs (RCEOs) for Europe/Middle East, Asia Pacific and the Americas. more details..

Encompass selected to be authorized parts distributor for Sony of Canada

Published on: 08 Dec 11 - Encompass Supply Chain Solutions has announced an agreement with Sony of Canada Ltd. to distribute replacement parts for a range of consumer... more details..

Echo Global Logistics acquires Trailer Transport Systems

Published on: 08 Dec 11 - Echo Global Logistics has acquired Trailer Transport Systems, an intermodal solutions company located in Rochester, New York. more details..

Matson parent, Alexander & Baldwin, splitting into two companies

Published on: 08 Dec 11 - Alexander & Baldwin will split into two companies, one to concentrate on real estate development and the second for ocean transportation and... more details..

Jabil completes acquisition of Telmar Network Technology

Published on: 08 Dec 11 - Jabil Circuit enhances its reverse logistics, repair services and spare parts management solutions through acquisition of Telmar Network Technology. more details..

InterMoor and LLX sign land lease agreement at Acu Superport

Published on: 08 Dec 11 - LLX Logistica, a private Brazilian company responsible for building the Açu Superport, the has signed a land lease agreement with InterMoor do Brasil... more details..

DSV Solutions partners with Hologic UK

Published on: 07 Dec 11 - DSV Solutions and leading medical equipment manufacturer Hologic have formed a new supply chain partnership covering the UK and Ireland. more details..

Prologis acquires distribution centre in the Netherlands

Published on: 05 Dec 11 - Prologis, Inc. has acquired a 22,300 sq m distribution centre located in Waalwijk, the Netherlands. more details..

Wincanton secures LaFarge contract

Published on: 05 Dec 11 - Wincanton has won a contract to deliver more than 2m tonnes of bagged and bulk cement for the UK‘s leading cement manufacturer Lafarge Cement UK. more details..

CEVA announces 30 new LCL services worldwide

Published on: 02 Dec 11 - CEVA Logistics has announced the continued growth of its Less-than-Container Load (LCL) consolidation services with 30 new services worldwide. more details..

UPS to acquire Italian pharmaceutical logistics company Pieffe

Published on: 02 Dec 11 - Through the acquisition of Pieffe, UPS will enhance its growing worldwide healthcare network. more details..

TNT Express improves Sub-Saharan Africa network with new associate

Published on: 02 Dec 11 - TNT Express has appointed Getma as its new associate in eight Sub-Saharan African countries as part of a plan to improve its network capabilities... more details..

Con-way Multimodal expands into the Dallas market

Published on: 01 Dec 11 - Con-Way Multimodal expands its freight brokerage offices to five throughout the US. more details..

Sino-Global announces MOU with Brazil's Wilson Sons Shipping Agency

Published on: 01 Dec 11 - Sino-Global will act as an agent for Wilson Sons in China and Wilson Sons will reciprocate by acting as an agent for Sino-Global in Brazil. more details..

Reichhold selects Transplace to manage its domestic transportation

Published on: 01 Dec 11 - Transplace announced that it has been selected by global composite and coating industry manufacturer Reichhold, Inc. to handle certain domestic... more details..

FESCO to receive $100m loan for investment programme

Published on: 30 Nov 11 - FESCO and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) have signed a US$100m loan agreement to support FESCO’s infrastructure... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel adopts IAS Dispatch system

Published on: 30 Nov 11 - Kuehne + Nagel has adopted International Asset Systems (IAS) Dispatch service to enhance its operations across its North American intermodal container... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle opens new cold store in France

Published on: 30 Nov 11 - Norbert Dentressangle has opened a new shared-user cold store in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in the south of France. more details..

DHL launches three new direct LCL services

Published on: 30 Nov 11 - DHL has expanded the global network of its direct Less than Container Load (LCL) service with the launch of three new services connecting China with... more details..

Kuehne + Nagel manages warehousing operations for Bonfiglioli in India

Published on: 28 Nov 11 - Bonfiglioli Pvt. Ltd has selected Kuehne + Nagel to manage the warehousing operations for its new assembly plant in Chennai, India. more details..

Aramex launches joint venture with Sinoair

Published on: 28 Nov 11 - Aramex has announced that it has launched a joint venture company with Sinotrans Air (Sinoair), as part of Aramex’s on-going strategy to expand... more details..

Syncreon leases 50,000 sq m in Tilburg

Published on: 25 Nov 11 - Syncreon has signed a lease agreement with Prologis to lease approximately 50,000 sq m at Prologis Park Tilburg DC3 in the Netherlands. more details..

Embraer and Kuehne + Nagel establish distribution centre in Dubai

Published on: 25 Nov 11 - Kuehne + Nagel has announced the extension of its global partnership with Embraer to include the set-up of a logistics hub for the Middle East and... more details..

DHL and Nokia Siemens form partnership in Saudi Arabia

Published on: 25 Nov 11 - DHL Express has entered into a partnership with Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) to jointly enhance the supply chain management model for a Saudi... more details..

Flextronics expands Romanian facility to include dedicated medical operation

Published on: 23 Nov 11 - Flextronics has announced that it has expanded its facility in Timisoara to include a dedicated medical operation. more details..

CEVA and Ford expand relationship

Published on: 23 Nov 11 - As part of an expansion of their existing relationship, CEVA will provide a range of logistics functions for Ford's Assembly Plant in Louisville... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle secures Carlsberg contract

Published on: 23 Nov 11 - Norbert Dentressangle has been appointed as Carlsberg UK’s primary logistics partner under a new five year contract. more details..

Ryder enhances reverse logistics offering

Published on: 21 Nov 11 - Ryder System has announced the expansion of its reverse logistics capability to include a co-location solution. more details..

Militzer & Münch reports project logistics booming in Russia

Published on: 18 Nov 11 - Militzer and Münch has announced it is on a growth path with its project logistics business in Russia. more details..

Tibbett Logistics achieves ISO 9001 certification across logistics operations in Romania

Published on: 18 Nov 11 - Tibbett Logistics, a subsidiary of the UK-based Keswick Enterprises group, has been awarded ISO 9001 quality certification for all its logistics... more details..

Logwin opens dedicated fashion warehouse in Malaysia

Published on: 18 Nov 11 - Logwin has opened a dedicated fashion warehouse in Shah Alam in Malaysia as its first dedicated Fashion & Lifestyle logistics operation in Asia. more details..

CEVA renews partnership with Magneti Marelli After Market Parts and Services

Published on: 18 Nov 11 - CEVA is to manage logistics activities for Magneti Marelli After Market Parts and Services’ spare parts for a further four years. more details..

HomeDirectUSA introduces new e-commerce option for returned large consumer goods

Published on: 17 Nov 11 - White-glove home delivery company, HomeDirectUSA, adds new service option to its Direct Recovery reverse logistics service. more details..

IAS introduces intermodal container solution

Published on: 17 Nov 11 - IAS (Internet Asset Systems) Dispatch cloud solution provides last mile visibility and connects multiple trading partners to optimize inland container... more details..

Radiant Logistics acquire Isla International

Published on: 17 Nov 11 - Through its acquisition of Isla International, Radiant Logistics expands into Mexico cross-border services. more details..

DB Schenker Logistics offers new air freight routes connecting Europe and North America

Published on: 17 Nov 11 - DB Schenker Logistics is connecting Europe and North America with new air freight routes from Luxembourg to Toronto, Chicago, Atlanta and Houston. more details..

Itella Logistics implements Kewill's Global Trade Management suite

Published on: 16 Nov 11 - Kewill announced it has signed a multi-year contract with Itella Logistics, part of Itella Group, to implement its Global Trade Management suite... more details..

Heinz renews contract with Wincanton

Published on: 16 Nov 11 - Wincanton has announced the renewal of its long-standing warehousing and distribution contracts with H.J. Heinz, the food products manufacturer. more details..

CEVA expands Freight Management agreement with Tech Data

Published on: 16 Nov 11 - CEVA Logistics has announced the renewal of its contract with Tech Data Corporation, one of the world’s largest wholesale distributors of technology... more details..

DHL appoints new CEO for DHL Freight

Published on: 16 Nov 11 - DHL has announced that Amadou Diallo is taking over the position as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of DHL Freight. In his new function, Amadou Diallo... more details..

Agility announces 42% fall in Q3 net profit

Published on: 16 Nov 11 - Agility has announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2011, reporting declines of 19% and 42% in revenue and net profit, respectively. more details..

Prologis sells sizeable stake in its Brazilian industrial park

Published on: 14 Nov 11 - Prologis has announced that PREVI has purchased a 90% interest in the Prologis CCP Cajamar Industrial Park. more details..

DB Schenker delivers first ever Poland to UK service

Published on: 14 Nov 11 - DB Schenker announced it has delivered the first train of a regular new weekly container service from Poland to the UK. more details..

Descartes acquires InterCommIT

Published on: 10 Nov 11 - Descartes expands into Europe via acquisition of Netherlands-based InterCommIT. more details..

The Gores Group acquires The Clark Group, Inc.

Published on: 10 Nov 11 - The Clark Group, a non-asset based logistics provider to the print media industry, has been acquired by The Gores Group. more details..

XPO Logistics announces third quarter 2011 results

Published on: 10 Nov 11 - XPO Logistics third quarter revenue increases 6.6% as expansion plans continue. more details..

Hub Group acquires Challenge Transportation

Published on: 10 Nov 11 - Hub Group latest acquisition expands its North American drayage network. more details..

Caterpillar announces new parts distribution center in California

Published on: 10 Nov 11 - Caterpillar Logistics expands its service parts distribution network with new California facility. more details..

Hellmann UK launches additional service to Eastern Germany

Published on: 09 Nov 11 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has launched an additional direct feed service into the Eastern region of Germany. more details..

Kerry Logistics re-aligns supply chain in Thailand

Published on: 09 Nov 11 - Following the severe flooding affecting Bangkok and surrounding areas, Kerry Logistics has responded by relocating its Express command centre from the... more details..

Damco opens warehouse in Dubai for high tech customers

Published on: 09 Nov 11 - Damco has opened a new warehouse facility in Jebel Ali in Dubai (UAE) for customers in the high tech industry. more details..

DHL to build new logistics centre for Primark

Published on: 09 Nov 11 - DHL Supply Chain has announced it is building a logistics centre in Mönchengladbach, Germany for its customer Primark. more details..

Global manufacturing stagnates in October

Published on: 04 Nov 11 - The JP Morgan global manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) saw little change at 50.0 in October, from 49.8 in September. The slight increase... more details..

Goodman to build 45,000 sq m facility for Volkswagen in Hanover

Published on: 04 Nov 11 - Goodman Group has signed a major pre-committed development in Germany with Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles on a new built-to-suit production facility... more details..

Con-way announces third quarter profit of $29.1m

Published on: 04 Nov 11 - Con-way Inc. has reported 2011 third quarter net income of $29.1m, compared to a 2010 third quarter net loss of $8.2m. The result was attributed to... more details..

Logwin opens new office in Hyderabad

Published on: 04 Nov 11 - Logwin has opened a new office in Hyderabad, India, which expands the company’s network to nine offices across the country. more details..

Grupo TMM reports declines in third quarter earnings

Published on: 03 Nov 11 - Grupo TMM reports revenues for the third quarter and for the first nine months of 2011 declined due to revenue reduction in its Maritime division. more details..

NYK expands into Brazilian cabotage business

Published on: 03 Nov 11 - NYK enters Brazil’s cabotage business through the acquisition of 10% of Maestra Navegacao e Logistica. more details..

TransForce posts 49% increase in third quarter revenue

Published on: 03 Nov 11 - TransForce has reported a 49% increase in revenue for the third quarter of 2011. The company attributed the increase to strategic acquisitions and... more details..

Transport Corporation of India reports 4% revenue increase in half year results

Published on: 02 Nov 11 - Transport Corporation of India has announced revenue growth of approximately 4% in the first half of the year, while profit after tax increased by... more details..

NOL Group reports third-quarter net loss of US$91m

Published on: 02 Nov 11 - NOL Group has announced a net loss of US$91m for the third quarter of 2011 compared to a profit of US$282m in the same period last year. more details..

Aramex reports 19% increase in third quarter revenues

Published on: 31 Oct 11 - Aramex has announced a healthy increase in revenues and net profits, in the face of continued instability in a number of its markets in the Middle... more details..

Groupe CAT accelerates development acquiring 50% of CVT

Published on: 31 Oct 11 - Groupe CAT has completed the acquisition of 50% of Carlson Vehicle Transfer (CVT), a growing car transport company in the UK, accelerating its... more details..

CEVA wins additional business with Chrysler Group

Published on: 28 Oct 11 - CEVA Logistics has extended its relationship with Fiat Group with the signing of new contracts which will include the supply chain management for... more details..

Deutsche Post DHL appoints Chief Commercial Officer for DHL

Published on: 28 Oct 11 - Deutsche Post DHL has announced the newly created position of global Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) for DHL. Bill Meahl has been appointed to the role... more details..

Stobart Group announces robust performance despite tough market

Published on: 28 Oct 11 - Stobart Group has announced its interim results for the six months ended August 31, 2011. Revenue increased 15.3% compared to the same period of 2010... more details..

Norbert Dentressangle announces nine month revenue growth of 25%

Published on: 28 Oct 11 - In the first nine months of 2011, Norbert Dentressangle’s consolidated revenue totalled €2,640m, up 24.9% on a published basis versus the same... more details..

Rand Logistics’ Canadian subsidiary acquires a US bulk carrier

Published on: 27 Oct 11 - Rand Logistics, Inc. announced that Lower Lakes Towing Ltd., Rand's Canadian operating subsidiary, has completed its acquisition of a US flagged... more details..

C.H. Robinson reports 11% increase in total revenue for third quarter

Published on: 27 Oct 11 - C.H. Robinson has announced an 11% increase in total revenue for the third quarter of 2011 as a result of net revenue increases in truck, intermodal... more details..

DB Schenker announces first rail freight service on High Speed 1 to be launched in November

Published on: 26 Oct 11 - Trading links between Poland and the UK are to be strengthened during November with the introduction of regular European sized rail freight services... more details..

Logwin expands operations in Guangzhou to meet growing demand

Published on: 26 Oct 11 - Logwin has relocated its branch office in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province to larger premises to further strengthen its presence in the Pan Pearl River... more details..

Danone extends contract with Kuehne + Nagel in Poland

Published on: 26 Oct 11 - Danone, one of the world’s largest health food companies, has extended its cooperation agreement with the global logistics provider Kuehne + Nagel... more details..

Lufthansa Cargo underlines need for night flights

Published on: 24 Oct 11 - Lufthansa Cargo has underlined its fears regarding the consequences ensuing for the international logistics industry from the provisional night-flight... more details..

Yusen Logistics renews with Kingfisher

Published on: 24 Oct 11 - Yusen Logistics has renewed and extended its contract to manage Kingfisher plc's European import supply chain. more details..

Hapag-Lloyd launches new EcoCalc emissions calculator

Published on: 21 Oct 11 - Hapag-Lloyd’s EcoCalc emissions calculator will cover not only the ocean leg, but also the emissions of the other modes of transport for the... more details..

Goodman to develop logistics centre for Zalando

Published on: 21 Oct 11 - Goodman Group to develop 78,000 sq m logistics centre for ecommerce retailer Zalando in Germany. more details..

Overnite Express launches "Overnite Priority" service

Published on: 21 Oct 11 - India’s Overnite Express launches new service with plans for further growth in India’s growing courier, cargo and logistics industry. more details..

Tibbett Logistics to open second intermodal logistics terminal in Bucharest

Published on: 21 Oct 11 - Tibbett Logistics to open additional intermodal logistics terminal in Bucharest. more details..

Dachser USA opens new branch office in Dallas

Published on: 21 Oct 11 - Dachser USA opens new office in Dallas to focus on import and export trade with Asia. more details..

DHL invests in the global marine spare parts logistics sector

Published on: 21 Oct 11 - DHL to invest $15m over the next five years in the $1bn global marine spare parts logistics sector. more details..

Flash Global Logistics is selected by Palo Alto Networks to provide global reverse logistics

Published on: 20 Oct 11 - Flash Global Logistics will provide aftermarket and global reverse logistics services to IT company, Palo Alto Networks more details..

Werner Enterprises reports 11% increase in total revenues for third quarter

Published on: 20 Oct 11 - Werner’s total revenues increased 11% to $509.6m and net income increased 31% to $29.6m. more details..

CEVA renews its partnership with Continental Italy for further three years

Published on: 19 Oct 11 - CEVA Logistics has renewed its partnership with Continental Italy, a leading global supplier to the automotive sector, for a further three years. more details..

Hellmann UK secures Air New Zealand agreement

Published on: 17 Oct 11 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics UK has announced that it has secured a guaranteed capacity agreement with Air New Zealand for service to Auckland, New... more details..

Agility selected as core logistics provider for Henkel

Published on: 17 Oct 11 - Agility has been awarded a five year contract by Henkel China to be the exclusive logistics partner for its hub project, “Project Dragon.” more details..

BLG and FESCO to create automotive logistics joint venture

Published on: 14 Oct 11 - BLG Logistics Group and FESCO Transportation Group have announced the creation of a joint venture company to develop integrated logistics solutions... more details..

Kerry Logistics wins Hugo Boss contract in China

Published on: 14 Oct 11 - Kerry Logistics has secured a contract with Hugo Boss to manage Greater China distribution of a range of premium fashion and luxury goods. more details..

Bay Grove Capital acquires Richmond Cold Storage

Published on: 13 Oct 11 - Bay Grove Capital expands its portfolio of cold storage companies by acquiring Richmond Cold Storage Company. more details..

Morton Salt names Betsey Nohe to new position of Vice President, Supply Chain

Published on: 13 Oct 11 - Morton Salt, Inc. has announced that Elizabeth (Betsey) Nohe has joined the company in the newly-created role of Vice President, Supply Chain. more details..

Newegg to use CEVA's home delivery service

Published on: 13 Oct 11 - CEVA Logistics announces contract win from Newegg for home television delivery services. more details..

Transplace and Celtic International merge businesses

Published on: 13 Oct 11 - Transplace and Celtic International have combined businesses to offer transportation management, logistics technology, intermodal services and truck... more details..

Teletrac wins FMCSA contract for cross-border long-haul trucking program

Published on: 13 Oct 11 - Teletrac to provide its fleet tracking and Hours of Service software for the US-Mexico cross-border trucking pilot program. more details..

Tibbett Logistics extends warehousing commitments in Romania

Published on: 12 Oct 11 - Romanian contract logistics specialist Tibbett Logistics, part of the UK-based Keswick Enterprises group, has signed a new five-year contract to... more details..

New DHL service links bring Eastern Europe closer to Asia

Published on: 12 Oct 11 - DHL Global Forwarding has launched direct export services from Central Eastern Europe to Asia via the port of Koper, Slovenia. more details..

Kuehne + Nagel to acquire Drude Logistik

Published on: 12 Oct 11 - Kuehne + Nagel has entered into an agreement to acquire Drude Logistik, located in Hauneck / Bad Hersfeld, the geographical centre of Germany. more details..

Logwin builds fashion logistics network across Asia

Published on: 10 Oct 11 - Logwin is increasing its presence in Asia’s premium fashion and lifestyle sector. As part of this development the company is building a network of... more details..

Dachser opens third Eurohub

Published on: 10 Oct 11 - Dachser has announced the opening of its third Eurohub, completing its three-hub concept at the heart of its pan-European network. more details..

Panama Canal sets historic tonnage record

Published on: 07 Oct 11 - The Panama Canal has announced it reached a new tonnage record of 322.1m tons during fiscal year 2011, which concluded September 30. more details..

New Kuehne + Nagel distribution centre in Cartagena

Published on: 07 Oct 11 - Kuehne + Nagel has opened a new logistics facility inside Contecar Port, Cartagena. The new infrastructure underlines Kuehne + Nagel’s growth... more details..

CEVA signs deal with Samsung in Switzerland

Published on: 07 Oct 11 - CEVA Logistics has signed a one year contract with Korean electronics manufacturer Samsung in Switzerland. The deal also marks CEVA's entrance into... more details..

Provident completes acquisition of Three Star Trucking

Published on: 06 Oct 11 - Canada’s Provident Engery Ltd. has completed its acquisition of Three Star Trucking Ltd allowing the company to expand and enhance its diluents... more details..

United Cargo selects Forward Air as primary US ground logistics provider

Published on: 06 Oct 11 - United Cargo has selected Forward Air as its new primary provider of expedited ground transportation services in the US. more details..

Menlo launches transportation services

Published on: 06 Oct 11 - Menlo Worldwide Logistics has introduced Menlo Transportation Services designed to improve its transportation network operations. more details..

Hershey and Ferrero announce warehouse and distribution alliance

Published on: 06 Oct 11 - The Hershey Company has entered into an alliance with The Ferrero Group through a joint warehousing, transportation and distribution initiative. more details..

CEVA extends its freight management agreement with Seadrill

Published on: 05 Oct 11 - CEVA Logistics has announced the extension of its current freight management contract with Seadrill, an offshore deepwater drilling company, to... more details..

Kerry Logistics to open Singapore hub at the end of 2012

Published on: 05 Oct 11 - Kerry Logistics has started construction of its Asia regional logistics hub in Singapore. The four-storey facility has a total area of 34,500 sq m and... more details..

DP World's London Gateway to open in 2013

Published on: 05 Oct 11 - DP World has announced its London Gateway, the new global shipping port and logistics centre project, will open in the fourth quarter of 2013 with... more details..

DB Schenker Logistics appoints new Head of Global Ocean Freight

Published on: 03 Oct 11 - Diederick de Vroet has been appointed to head global ocean freight activities at DB Schenker Logistics. more details..

Ng Yat Chung replaces Ron Widdows earlier than expected as CEO of NOL

Published on: 03 Oct 11 - NOL Group has announced it has completed the transition to a new CEO as Ng Yat Chung has replaced Ron Widdows earlier than expected. more details..

Brightpoint announces third reverse logistics and repair centre in North America

Published on: 30 Sep 11 - Brightpoint, Inc. has announced that its subsidiary, Brightpoint North America has opened its third reverse logistics and repair centre. more details..

UPS introduces new cold chain container

Published on: 30 Sep 11 - UPS has announced it will offer a new air freight container for healthcare products, as the company aspires to reach a new level of shipment... more details..

DB Schenker begins rail transports from Leipzig to China

Published on: 30 Sep 11 - DB Schenker Rail Automotive, Deutsche Bahn’s specialist for automotive rail freight transport, is overseeing auto part transports from Leipzig to... more details..

GEFCO UK appoints new Managing Director

Published on: 28 Sep 11 - GEFCO UK has announced the appointment of Tristan Balayn as its new Managing Director. Alain Vignon has departed to take up a strategic position as... more details..

arvato wins £10m national supply chain deal from Bosch UK

Published on: 28 Sep 11 - arvato is set to expand its UK supply chain business following a multimillion pound contract with the UK regional organisation of the Bosch Group, a... more details..

Kerry Logistics secures IKEA contract in Thailand

Published on: 28 Sep 11 - Kerry Logistics has secured a contract with IKEA to provide a broad range of services in Thailand. more details..

The UPS Store and US Postal Service team up to