Archive for the ‘Logistics’ Category

Yang Ming hails success of the new Liverpool feeder service

Yang Ming hails success of the new Liverpool feeder service
Port of Liverpool Yang Ming hails success of the new Liverpool feeder service A new express feeder service to Liverpool has smashed its initial targets almost immediately after launching in June, underlining demand for a direct Far East call at the port. The weekly Yang Ming service from Southampton...
September 10th, 2019 | Liner Shipping and Trade, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year

GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year
GAC wins ShipTek Best Ship Agency Award for second consecutive year GAC has been named the best ship agent in the ShipTek Maritime Awards for the second year running. The awards, held in conjunction with ShipTek Maritime Conference, recognise companies that have made significant contributions to the...
September 5th, 2019 | Awards, Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement

BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement
Robert Keen BIFA expresses reservations over latest funding for customs training announcement The British International Freight Association (BIFA), the trade association that represents UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has expressed some reservations about yesterday’s Government announcement...
September 4th, 2019 | Associations, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Rail, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Sovcomflot and NOVATEK sign ‘SMART’ joint venture agreement

Sovcomflot and NOVATEK sign ‘SMART’ joint venture agreement
Sergey Frank Sovcomflot and NOVATEK sign ‘SMART’ joint venture agreement  4 September 2019, Vladivostok: Today, during the 5th Eastern Economic Forum, PAO Sovcomflot and PAO NOVATEK concluded an agreement to establish a joint venture SMART LLC. The agreement was signed by Sergey Frank, President...
September 4th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Logistics, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia

Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia
GAC’s Labuan facility comprises 1,800 sqm of covered warehouse space and 7,000 sqm of open yard space. Petronas license opens the way for GAC Malaysia Malaysia, 2 September 2019  – The custodian of Malaysia’s national oil and gas resources has awarded GAC Malaysia the license to provide bunkering,...
September 2nd, 2019 | Bunkering, Logistics | Read More

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight

Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight
Mikkel Ebdrup. Mikkel Ebdrup of Airland Logistics, a graduate of the Blue MBA, delivers ‘the impossible’ in heavy-lift freight  Mikkel Ebdrup has a key role in a company whose motto is “delivering the impossible daily.” He offers a telling illustration of the scale of the tasks which he and...
August 27th, 2019 | Aviation, Logistics, Maritime Education and Training, News | Read More

Geest Line returns to Portsmouth

Geest Line returns to Portsmouth
  Geest Line returns to Portsmouth Eastern Caribbean shipping firm Geest Line is returning to Portsmouth two years after relocating to Dover. The company moved its cargo handling operation to the Kent port due to scheduling difficulties at Portsmouth, which have now been resolved. Geest Line’s...
August 23rd, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

Sustainable footwear company ALLBIRDS selects GEODIS to support its European E-Commerce expansion

Sustainable footwear company ALLBIRDS selects GEODIS to support its European E-Commerce expansion
. Sustainable footwear company ALLBIRDS selects GEODIS to support its European E-Commerce expansion AUGUST 23, 2019 SCHIPHOL/NETHERLANDS Global supply chain operator GEODIS has been chosen by Allbirds to service sales through its newly launched e-commerce website, www.allbirds.eu which caters to 12...
August 23rd, 2019 | Consumers Market, Logistics | Read More

Midland Pallet Trucks urges retailers to prep their warehouses for online sales boom

Midland Pallet Trucks urges retailers to prep their warehouses for online sales boom
. Midland Pallet Trucks urges retailers to prep their warehouses for online sales boom Pallet truck specialists, Midland Pallet Trucks are urging the UK’s retailers to adapt their warehouses in accordance with changing demand as shopping moves away from traditional bricks and mortar locations. Online...
August 19th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

U-Freight welocmes Amazon’s launch of Anti-Counterfeit tool

U-Freight welocmes Amazon’s launch of Anti-Counterfeit tool
. U-Freight welocmes Amazon’s launch of Anti-Counterfeit tool The U-Freight Group (UFL), with its considerable involvement in e-commerce logistics, has welcomed Amazon’s decision to launch its supply chain anti-counterfeit tool internationally, with the e-retail giant expanding its product serialisation...
August 19th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

VIDEO: Crowley Solutions Partners with Small Business Carriers to Support U.S. Warfighters

VIDEO: Crowley Solutions Partners with Small Business Carriers to Support U.S. Warfighters
.. VIDEO: Crowley Solutions Partners with Small Business Carriers to Support U.S. Warfighters (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Aug. 15, 2019) ­– Two years ago, Kevin Bissonnette, president of Biss Transport in Duncannon, Pa., was running a one tractor-trailer operation. Then in late 2017, he met the Crowley...
August 15th, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics | Read More

TGP delivers pink modules to the red continent

TGP delivers pink modules to the red continent
TGP delivered 62 pink modules, weighing 68,000 freight tons, to a mining site near Newman, Australia TGP delivers pink modules to the red continent Paddock Wood, Kent, 15 August 2019: Over 60,000 freight tonnes of pink cargo – it’s quite a sight and not one heavy lift specialists are used to...
August 15th, 2019 | Logistics, Mining, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Assessing the global market for reefer containers

Assessing the global market for reefer containers
.   Assessing the global market for reefer containers Reefer container supply, demand, technology and intermodal evolution dissected at 11th Cool Logistics Global Conference Reefer box shortages are almost certain in 2020 according to some of the leading analysts and operators lining up to take...
August 13th, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers | Read More

Dachser is building in Neumünster

Dachser is building in Neumünster
. Dachser is building in Neumünster Neumünster/Kempten, August 7, 2019. The logistics provider Dachser is starting the construction of a new branch in Neumünster in the far north of Germany. Dachser is building a transit terminal for industrial goods and food at Isarstrasse on the industrial estate...
August 12th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

Keep Cool and Carry On – summer special expiring soon

Keep Cool and Carry On – summer special expiring soon
 Keep Cool and Carry On – summer special expiring soon Cool Logistics Global, 17-19th September 2019, Valencia, Spain From farm to fork, production to sale, global leaders and innovators in perishables logistics, cold supply chain operations and reefer transport are coming to Valencia...
August 9th, 2019 | Consumers Market, Containers, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Markets, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships | Read More

Crowley Solutions Announces Promotions, Alignment to Drive Growth and Value in Government Services

Crowley Solutions Announces Promotions, Alignment to Drive Growth and Value in Government Services
Crowley Solutions Announces Promotions, Alignment to Drive Growth and Value in Government Services (JACKSONVILLE, Fla.; Aug. 5, 2019) ­– Crowley Maritime Corp. today announced new leaders in its Solutions group to support the continuing focus and growth in its government service offerings. This...
August 5th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles | Read More

Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award

Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award
Bruce A. Fenimore and Sara Mayes Chief Executive Officer, Columbia Group President and CEO, Gemini Shippers Group respectively Bruce A. Fenimore to Receive 2019 Connie Award in Newark, NJ Sara Mayes to Be Honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award Luncheon to be held December 9, 2019 at the Renaissance...
August 5th, 2019 | Awards, Containers, Logistics | Read More

A fifth of UK companies report difficulty onboarding their 3PL

A fifth of UK companies report difficulty onboarding their 3PL
… A fifth of UK companies report difficulty onboarding their 3PL A fifth of UK companies have reported an unsuccessful start to contracts with their third-party logistics providers (3PLs), according to the latest research from leading supply chain and logistics consultancy, SCALA. The research...
August 5th, 2019 | Logistics, Reports | Read More

GAC Sweden strengthens national coverage with transfer of SwedAgency AB operations

GAC Sweden strengthens national coverage with transfer of SwedAgency AB operations
Björn Fischer (left), Managing Director of SwedAgency AB with Johan Ehn (right), Managing Director, GAC Sweden GAC Sweden strengthens national coverage with transfer of SwedAgency AB operations Move sharpens focus on ship agency and logistics service in Stockholm area Gothenburg, Sweden, 1 August 2019...
August 1st, 2019 | Logistics, Ship Agencies | Read More

GAC appoints new Vice President for Americas Region

GAC appoints new Vice President for Americas Region
GAC appoints new Vice President for Americas Region GAC Group President Bengt Ekstrand has announced the appointment of Pontus Fredriksson as Group Vice President – Americas, following the retirement of Bob Bandos who held the position since March 2018. Bandos was part of the GAC Group for 15 years,...
August 1st, 2019 | Company Profiles, Logistics, Person Profiles, Ship Agencies | Read More

Topaz Energy and Marine Joins WOC

Topaz Energy and Marine Joins WOC
Topaz Energy and Marine Joins WOC Topaz Energy and Marine, a Leading Provider of Marine and Logistics Solutions to the Global Offshore Industry, Joins the WOC – the Global Blue Economy Business Organization 1 August 2019 The World Ocean Council is honored to announce the membership of Topaz Energy...
August 1st, 2019 | Energy, Environment, Logistics | Read More

Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade

Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade
Philip Stephenson Davies Turner remains positive about Turkish trade Despite the ongoing economic uncertainties in the country, combined with currency volatility and inflation, Turkey remains one of Davies Turner’s most important trade lanes. The UK’s leading independent freight forwarder says that...
July 31st, 2019 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 30-Jul-2019 WORKS AT TUAS TERMINAL PHASE 1 Singapore TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF PUBLIC LANDING STEPS Hong Kong SUBMARINE CABLE LAYING OPERATIONS FROM JUNK BAY TO SIU SAI WAN Hong Kong Works at Tuas Terminal Phase 1 Tuesday, July 30, 2019, Singapore The working period for works at Tuas...
July 30th, 2019 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Logistics, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Descartes ShipRush™ Ecommerce Shipping Solution Now Offers Full LTL Freight Support

Descartes ShipRush™ Ecommerce Shipping Solution Now Offers Full LTL Freight Support
Descartes ShipRush™ Ecommerce Shipping Solution Now Offers Full LTL Freight Support WATERLOO, Ontario, July 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq: DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that the Descartes ShipRush™...
July 30th, 2019 | Logistics | Read More

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.

Marine and logistics company, Williams Shipping, is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2019.
All the Directors and partners. Jonathan Williams (MD Logistics), Victoria Williams, Ulla Williams, Philip Williams (MD Marine), Colin Williams (Director) Heather Williams, Chris Williams (Director – Willbox), Emily Walden, Mary Williams, Eric Williams (Chairman) Marine and logistics company, Williams...
July 30th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Anniversaries, Company Profiles, Energy, Events, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, People and Places, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More