Deutsche Post DHL calls on its employees worldwide to act on their social responsibility

Ten thousands of employees mobilize for “Global Volunteer Day” for the third consecutive year Program now extended to the entire year Bonn, 09/05/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – Deutsche Post DHL, the world’s leading postal and logistics group, is calling on its employees, customers and partnering non-profit organizations worldwide for its third-ever “Global Volunteer Day”. As of this year, the program is […]

Menlo and MAQUET Strengthen Their Global Business Relationship

Menlo Worldwide Logistics has been appointed to oversee the transportation management for finished products of MAQUET across all global markets; As largest part of the Swedish Getinge Group, MAQUET is a global leader in Medical Systems AMSTERDAM – August 27, 2013 – Menlo, the global logistics and supply chain management unit of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), is pleased to announce that […]

C.H. Robinson Appoints Ivo Aris as Director of European Global Forwarding

Eden Prairie, MN (August 15, 2013) — Continuing to accelerate growth in Europe, C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc., one of the world’s largest logistics companies, has appointed Ivo Aris to Director of Global Forwarding for C.H. Robinson Europe. Aris’ primary focus will be to lead the continental growth and advancement of the global forwarding division, including setting the Europe global forwarding […]

Damco Continues to Grow in a Difficult Market

Damco records significant growth in air freight (+14%) and supply chain management (+10%) 17th August 2013 – Global freight forwarder and logistics services provider Damco reports total revenues of USD 1,531 million for the first half of 2013 and a post tax operating loss of USD 2 million (Net Operating Profit After Tax). Underlying EBITA before special items in the first […]

DHL app simplifies worldwide logistics management

“DGF Cargo Mobile Tracking” allows customers to trace their sea and air freight shipments Application is available for iOS, Android and RIM smartphones Bonn, 07/25/2013, 11:00 AM CEST – DHL Global Forwarding now offers customers a mobile app to track their sea and air freight shipments. Among other features, “DGF Cargo Mobile Tracking” shows users their shipping history and the […]

New report claims 3.1% growth in freight forwarding market is greatly misleading

July 17th 2013, London, UK: Transport Intelligence, the leading logistics research and consultancy specialists, have published a new report which reveals the full extent of the increasing divergence between the air and sea freight forwarding markets. Although the overall market grew by 3.1% to $125.85bn in 2012, Ti’s new report, Global Freight Forwarding 2013, suggests this figure is misleading as […]

DB Schenker Logistics continues to grow in the Middle East

Berlin/Essen/Dubai, June 25, 2013 – 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 International in Abu Dhabi. After operating in Abu Dhabi for more than 20 years, Salem Freight International and its staff of 80 has been active in the market as Schenker […]

FedEx Trade Networks Opens In Dublin to Support Global Growth

Newest Location Supports Continued Growth with Customised International Freight Forwarding Solutions DUBLIN, June 25, 2013— FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of global shipping giant FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), announced today it has established new operations in Dublin as part of its ongoing expansion initiative. The Dublin office is the first in the Republic of Ireland, the 24th in Europe, and will […]

DHL tests innovative solution for ocean freight shipments

Tworty Box increases equipment flexibility Flexible system offers cost savings and operational advantages for DHL’s LCL network Bonn, 06/25/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist within Deutsche Post DHL, is the first company that has tested a new container solution. The so called Tworty Box enables a standard 40ft container to be created […]

DSV Aquires Airmar Cargo S.A.

DSV signed an agreement to acquire its exclusive agent in Colombia, Airmar Cargo S.A. This transaction will strengthen DSV’s foothold in the South American market, by adding 60 employees and 4 branches (in Bogotá, Medellin, Cali and Cartagena) to its network. By entering the Colombian market, DSV is now present in 75 countries globally. Airmar Cargo S.A. was founded in […]