Incognito to its world premiere: DHL transports new Mercedes S-Class

Daimler’s premium class flagship model air freighted under strictest secrecy Bonn, 05/16/2013, 09:00 AM CEST – DHL has shipped the latest generation of the Mercedes S-Class to its international premiere on May 15, 2013 in Hamburg. Transported straight from the Mercedes-Benz plant in Stuttgart to the suburb of Finkenwerder in Hamburg, the cloaked luxury sedan was flown in an A300-600 DHL […]

DB Schenker strengthens partnership with Spirit AeroSystems

Berlin/Essen/Tulsa, April 23, 2013 – Spirit AeroSystems, one of the world’s largest non-OEM designer and manufacturer of aerostructures for commercial, military and business/regional jets, has awarded DB Schenker the Spirit Distribution Center (DC) for their Tulsa Manufacturing Site. Approximately 60 employees will store and supply aero parts needed for manufacturing and assembly of all Spirit’s customers’ at the Tulsa Facility. […]

TNT Express Middle East’s IMS Recertified

Quality, Health & Safety and Environment Middle East, February 28th, 2013 – TNT Express in Middle East is delighted to announce the renewal of Integrated Management Systems (IMS) Certifications until the end of 2015, for its UAE, Kuwait and Bahrain offices. The Integrated Management System encompasses Quality Management – ISO 9001-2008, Health and Safety Management – OHSAS 18001-2007 and Environmental […]

Kuehne + Nagel and Iveco extend partnership for European spare parts logistics

Milan, February 27, 2013 – Iveco, a global manufacturer of commercial vehicles and buses, has extended its service contract with logistics provider Kuehne + Nagel for another three years. Kuehne + Nagel manages five regional spare parts distribution centres for Iveco: Turin (Italy), Langenau (Germany), Madrid (Spain), Trappes (France) and Winsford (UK). The service portfolio includes goods-receiving, storage, picking & packing, distribution as well as […]

CEVA announces opening of first Center of Logistics Excellence in Jacksonville, Florida

Jacksonville, FL, US, 14 February, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, today announced the opening of its first Center of Logistics Excellence in Jacksonville, Florida.  The Center demonstrates ‘real world’ logistics innovation through supply chain optimization and enhanced visibility, integrated services and technology solutions to power supply chain efficiency and allows organizations to see impeccably […]

TT Club Sees Innovation Proliferate in the Logistics Sector

11 February 2013 – Leading insurance specialist in the global freight industry, TT Club reports that innovation in the logistics sector is on the rise.  The insurer, which provides cargo, property and liability cover to freight forwarders and logistics companies, observes that the adoption of technological capabilities and tailored supply chain processes is proliferating. A long-term supporter of the British International […]

DB Schenker expands its lead logistics operations

Management and integration of service providers in customer orders • Team of specialists with 15 years’ experience Essen/Berlin, December 10, 2012 – With immediate effect, DB Schenker Logistics is expanding its tailored transport and logistics services to include the new DB SCHENKERleadlogistics service. As a “Lead Logistics Provider” or “Fourth Party Logistics” (4PL) service provider, DB Schenker will now carry […]

Dachser expands its network in South Africa

Kempten/Port Elizabeth, 15 November 2012. Dachser South Africa, the local organization of the internationally operating logistics provider, recently opened a fourth branch office in Port Elizabeth, extending an established network of South African offices in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town. “This office has been in the pipeline for some time, driven by expanding opportunities in the Eastern Cape,” says Detlev […]

CEVA awarded the Best 3PL Supply Chain Provider in China

Shanghai, China, 14 November, 2012 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, announced today that the company has been awarded the Best 3PL Supply Chain Provider in the 2012 CHaINA awards.The CHaINA Awards is one of the most prestigious and largest industry awards in Asia.  The award was initiated by the Global Supply Chain Council, […]

Governor Cuomo Commends Efforts by FedEx to Support Hurricane Relief Efforts

November 07 2012 — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today commended the efforts of FedEx to support Hurricane Sandy disaster relief efforts by delivering generators, food, water and ice to nursing homes, shelters, first responders and other relief organizations throughout the lower Hudson Valley, New York City and Long Island. “Charitable efforts from the private sector like those of FedEx are […]