Logistics in the News – Week 11

This Thursday I was at the Dutch Logistics Manager of the Year event in Utrecht. It’s nice when logistics talent is celebrated, and that’s what this event is all about. Congratulations to Young Logistics Talent Mario Wopereis of CEVA Logistics, and to Logistics Manager of the Year Edwin Wenink of FloraHolland. Both had inspiring stories to tell about how connecting […]

Dr. Detlef Trefzger named as the new CEO

The Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel International AG announced today the appointment of Dr. Detlef Trefzger as the Company’s new CEO. The decision, which was unanimous, followed a careful and comprehensive selection process involving external and internal candidates, all under the supervison of the Chairman of the Nomination and Compensation Committee, Dr. Joerg Wolle. Detlef Trefzger, since March 1, 2013 member of […]

UPS Expands Logistics Reach To Meet Emerging Demand In China

New Facilities in Chengdu and Shanghai Boost Access to Developing Rural and Urban Regions Atlanta, August 13, 2013 – UPS announced the expansion of its presence in China with the addition of two new contract logistics distribution facilities in Chengdu and Shanghai, bringing the total to more than 130 distribution facilities, covering 87 cities. The two new facilities are in addition […]

Rhenus Midi Data acquires Lupprians UK

Rhenus Midi Data, the specialist for high-tech logistics within the Rhenus Group, took over the leading services provider for technical installation and distribution work in Great Britain, Lupprians UK, on 11 July 2013. This acquisition enables Rhenus Midi Data to expand its European services to Great Britain. “Great Britain is one of the key markets in Europe for our customers […]

Kuehne + Nagel expands operations in the Southeast of the USA

Atlanta / USA, April 16, 2013 – Atlanta / USA, April 16, 2013 – Kuehne + Nagel, one of the world’s leading global logistics companies, has opened a new location in Mobile, Alabama. Kuehne + Nagel is further extending its strong logistics footprint in the Southeast of the USA. Located near major interstates with access to the East Coast, Gulf […]

DB Schenker Logistics to attend the LogiPharma Conference

Berlin/Essen/Geneva, April 16, 2013 – DB Schenker will present a comprehensive range of integrated warehousing and logistics services for life science customers in the world’s key markets at the LogiPharma Conference, taking place in Geneva, Switzerland on April 23-25, 2013. LogiPharma is one of the premier pharma and life science supply chain strategy conferences, attracting over 400 attendees annually.

Lexmark selects Kuehne + Nagel as its European Integrated Logistics service provider

Schindellegi, Switzerland, August 23, 2012 – Lexmark International Inc., a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of printing and imaging solutions, has awarded Kuehne + Nagel a 10-year-contract covering the integrated management of its European logistics services.  The contract includes the management of all inbound flows from Lexmark plants in the Philippines and Mexico as well as from their Asia based […]