Archive for the ‘Logistics’ Category

Davies Turner wins freight industry ‘Oscar’

Davies Turner wins freight industry ‘Oscar’
Edward Stephenson (right), director of Davies Turner, with awards host Ade Adepitan, and a representative of category sponsor, TT Club. Davies Turner wins freight industry ‘Oscar’ Davies Turner, the UK’s largest independent freight forwarding and logistics company, has taken first place in the...
January 17th, 2020 | Awards, Logistics | Read More

Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER

Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER
. Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER Brussels, January 17th, 2020 Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistic Supply urge the Commission to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER to guarantee...
January 17th, 2020 | Associations, Logistics | Read More

Freight forwarders stand to benefit from wider access to Government apprenticeship service

Freight forwarders stand to benefit from wider access to Government apprenticeship service
Robert Keen Freight forwarders stand to benefit from wider access to Government apprenticeship service The British International Freight Association (BIFA) says that the recent announcement that the UK government is expanding access to the apprenticeship service to employers who are not one of the existing...
January 13th, 2020 | Logistics | Read More

LINK Global provides logistic to ShipParts.com

LINK Global provides logistic to ShipParts.com
l to r: Usman Rehman, Chairman of L.I.N.K. Global and David Luan, Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), ShipParts.com LINK Global provides logistic to ShipParts.com L.I.N.K. GLOBAL TO PROVIDE LOGISTICS SERVICES TO SHIPPARTS.COM E-PROCUREMENT PLATFORM L.I.N.K. Global, one...
January 9th, 2020 | Logistics | Read More

GEODIS develops time definite road freight service across southeast Asia

GEODIS develops time definite road freight service across southeast Asia
GEODIS develops time definite road freight service across southeast Asia Pioneer of cross-border trucking in the region now offers scheduled departures for consignments along the Singapore-Kuala Lumpur-Bangkok axis, with multi-modal gateway services beyond these hubs.  Drawing on a wealth of experience...
January 9th, 2020 | Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

New video chronicles Crowley’s support for veterans with wreaths across America

New video chronicles Crowley’s support for veterans with wreaths across America
New video chronicles Crowley’s support for veterans with wreaths across America (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Dec. 20, 2019) ­– In the spirit of the holiday season, Crowley Maritime Corp. successfully completed the transportation, delivery and placement of nearly 13,000 wreaths at veterans’ gravesites...
December 20th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Military | Read More

Falling BDI might be worse next week…

Falling BDI might be worse next week…
Falling BDI might be worse next week… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 33 points earlier on today and now stands at 1,355; on a weekly basis the BDI was down 203 points from last week’s (06/12) 1,558. So the 1,400 and 1,500 thresholds has …vanished. The main culprit being, one again, the Capes…...
December 13th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Food and Drink, Holidays, Logistics, Markets, Military, People and Places, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Ship Agencies, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Brexit Supply Chain Commentary | Northern Ireland Protocol

Brexit Supply Chain Commentary | Northern Ireland Protocol
John Perry Brexit Supply Chain Commentary | Northern Ireland Protocol John Perry, managing director of leading supply chain and logistics consultancy SCALA, commented: “Despite the fact we are now nine months past the original Brexit deadline, UK businesses are still facing a huge amount of uncertainty. “While...
December 13th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

Freight association calls on new government to deliver on election promises

Freight association calls on new government to deliver on election promises
Robert Keen Freight association calls on new government to deliver on election promises Commenting on the results of yesterday’s general election in the UK, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA) says that members of his trade association will be looking...
December 13th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Organisations, Politics and Government, Trade and Commerce | Read More

2019 Connie Awarded to Bruce A. Fenimore; Sara Mayes Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

2019 Connie Awarded to Bruce A. Fenimore; Sara Mayes Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award
Connie Award Recipient Bruce A. Fenimore, Chief Executive Officer, Columbia Group andLifetime Achievement Award Recipient Sara Mayes, President and CEO, Gemini Shippers Group 2019 Connie Awarded to Bruce A. Fenimore; Sara Mayes Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award Containerization & Intermodal...
December 10th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics | Read More

Navis to acquire Jade Logistics,enhancing mixed cargo offerings

Navis to acquire Jade Logistics,enhancing mixed cargo offerings
Navis to acquire Jade Logistics, enhancing mixed cargo offerings Navis to Acquire Assets of Jade Logistics, Provider of Terminal Operating System for Mixed Cargo Terminals Oakland, CA — December 9, 2019 — Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and...
December 9th, 2019 | Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics

Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics
Carl Hobbis Freight association lends support to diversity in logistics The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is adding its support to The Big Logistics Diversity Challenge 2020, which is being organised by Nimble Media Ltd, in association with Talent in Logistics. As a Supporting Organisation,...
December 9th, 2019 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Adnavem opens new office in Singapore and show continues growth

Adnavem opens new office in Singapore and show continues growth
Andreas Wramsmyr CEO Adnavem Adnavem opens new office in Singapore and show continues growth The vision is to become the most sought after, transparent and effective logistics marketplace in the world. To strengthen the Asian side of the business Adnavem now establish a presence in Singapore.   “Container...
December 3rd, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

Consolidation remains high on the boardroom agenda in the UK & Ireland logistics & supply chain management sector

Consolidation remains high on the boardroom agenda in the UK & Ireland logistics & supply chain management sector
Jason Whitworth Consolidation remains high on the boardroom agenda in the UK & Ireland logistics & supply chain management sector With EU-related uncertainty unresolved, domestic transactions are dominating the market UK transaction volumes in the logistics & supply chain management industry...
December 3rd, 2019 | Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance

GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance
Albertine Hanin GEODIS: Albertine Hanin named EVP Group Legal & Insurance Albertine Hanin has been appointed EVP Group Legal & Insurance at GEODIS. She becomes a member of the Group’s Management Board, directly reports to Marie-Christine Lombard, Chief Executive Officer of GEODIS.  Albertine...
December 2nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, HR, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News, Person Profiles, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

U-Freight takes e+Solutions to Malaysia

U-Freight takes e+Solutions to Malaysia
A U-Freight’s e+Solutions team giving the thumbs up to the e-commerce logistics hub that has been set up in Penang. U-Freight takes e+Solutions to Malaysia Just six months after its launch in Hong Kong, the U-Freight Group is taking e+Solutions, its logistics product designed for e-commerce start-ups,...
December 2nd, 2019 | Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GAC onboard with Moscord digital maritime marketplace

GAC onboard with Moscord digital maritime marketplace
GAC Marine Logistics partners with Moscord to provide global last mile delivery of ship spares GAC onboard with Moscord digital maritime marketplace Singapore, 25 November 2019  – GAC Marine Logistics (GML) has formed a partnership with maritime e-commerce developer Moscord to provide global last...
November 25th, 2019 | IT and Communications, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More

Davies Turner renews domestic distribution vehicle fleet

Davies Turner renews domestic distribution vehicle fleet
Davies Turner renews domestic distribution vehicle fleet Leading UK independent freight forwarder, Davies Turner, is undertaking a complete renewal of its domestic distribution vehicle fleet, operating from its main regional distribution hubs in the UK. Davies Turner offers a collection and delivery...
November 25th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

GAC opens in Gibraltar

GAC opens in Gibraltar
l to r: Sergio Delatorre (Agency Coordinator), Manuel Tirado (CEO & Captain of the Port of Gibraltar), Herman Jorgensen (MD, GAC UK), John Ghio (Deputy Captain of the Port) and Ivo Verheyen (GAC Group VP, Europe). GAC opens in Gibraltar Gibraltar, 22 November 2019 – As part of its ongoing European...
November 22nd, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals, Ship Agencies | Read More

Mates in Mind urge that immediate action is needed to tackle higher than average suicide rates across the transport sector

Mates in Mind urge that immediate action is needed to tackle higher than average suicide rates across the transport sector
Mates in Mind urge that immediate action is needed to tackle higher than average suicide rates across the transport sector During Road Safety Week 2019, taking place 18-24 November, Mates in Mind are urging transport and logistic organisations to lead the way and prioritise the mental wellbeing of their...
November 19th, 2019 | Health and Safety, Logistics, Medical, Safety and Security | Read More

Freight Association chairman wins lifetime achievement award

Freight Association chairman wins lifetime achievement award
Robert Keen Freight Association chairman wins lifetime achievement award  Robert Keen, director general of the British International Freight Association (BIFA), has been presented with the lifetime achievement honour at this year’s Global Freight Awards. Keen was presented with his trophy by comedian...
November 15th, 2019 | Associations, Awards, Events, Land Trasnport, Logistics, News | Read More

Shipping number of the week: -3.7% laden container imports onto LA and Long Beach

Shipping number of the week: -3.7% laden container imports onto LA and Long Beach
Shipping number of the week: -3.7% laden container imports onto LA and Long Beach The two largest ports on the USWC have experienced a 3.7% drop in laden imports over the first ten months of the year, as the effects of the trade war set in. Exports have fallen even more and are down by 6.4%. Laden container...
November 14th, 2019 | Associations, BIMCO, Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards

Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards
Philip Stephenson Davies Turner shortlisted for two freight industry awards Davies Turner, the leading independent international freight and logistics company, has made the finalists shortlist in two categories of the UK’s premier freight forwarding and logistics awards scheme. The British International...
November 11th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

PEMA launches its official video

PEMA launches its official video
PEMA launches its official video The Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) has launched its official video that provides a snapshot of the Association’s vital work in the global ports and terminals sector. Established in 2004, PEMA has grown rapidly – 18 new members have joined the...
November 7th, 2019 | Associations, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical | Read More

Chris Porter joins Kukla Beverage Logistics

Chris Porter  joins Kukla Beverage Logistics
Chris Porter CHRIS PORTER Joins Kukla Beverage Logistics  Kukla Beverage Logistics are pleased to announce that former Porter & Laker, Hillebrand director and Benevolent CEO, Chris Porter has joined the company in October. Porter will undertake a business development role to promote the global range...
November 6th, 2019 | Food and Drink, Logistics | Read More