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Mounting e-Commerce industry and rapid growth of retail sector to fuel need for automated guided carts, states Fact.MR

AJOT | August 18, 2022 | Logistics

According to Fact.MR, a market research and competitive intelligence provider, the global automated guided cart market is estimated at US$ 208.7 million in 2022 and is expected to expand at an impressive CAGR of 8.3% during the forecast years of 2022-2032. The market is predicted to grow rapidly along with robust demand growth for automated guided vehicles across the world.

Trailer Bridge launches new MasterMind™ TMS with Mastery Logistics Systems, Inc. 

AJOT | August 17, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Intermodal | Road | Logistics
GEODIS to acquire Need It Now Delivers to significantly strengthen its U.S. offerings

AJOT | August 16, 2022 | Logistics | Integrators

GEODIS, a world leader in transport and logistics, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the American company, Need It Now Delivers. The acquisition will enable GEODIS to significantly increase its presence in the United States in the areas of contract logistics and last-mile delivery. The acquisition will also consolidate GEODIS’s position as one of the world’s ten leading logistics providers.
OSM Worldwide celebrates 12th consecutive year on Inc 5000 List of fastest-growing private companies

AJOT | August 16, 2022 | Logistics

Heading into 20 years of business, OSM Worldwide retains its momentum with 299% three-year revenue growth.
Elite Partners continues acquisition spree with the purchase of a warehouse in Poland

AJOT | August 16, 2022 | Logistics

Elite Partners continues acquisition spree with the purchase of a warehouse in Poland
TT Club briefings pinpoint warehouse safety in graphic detail

AJOT | August 15, 2022 | Logistics

Current supply chain focus is predominantly on cargoes on the move, however safety concerns at the multiple locations where goods are ‘at rest’, either at the interfaces between different modes or in longer term storage, are just as critical.
Toyota relies increasingly on Gebrüder Weiss in Kazakhstan

AJOT | August 11, 2022 | Logistics

Logistics company takes over spare parts distribution in Almaty / Nationwide car transport and warehouse logistics / Kazakhstan continues to gain importance as logistics hub on the New Silk Road
Realterm acquires industrial outdoor storage and maintenance facility in South Florida

AJOT | August 10, 2022 | Logistics

Realterm announces the acquisition of an industrial outdoor storage and maintenance facility at 9455 NW 104th Street in Medley, Fl. Ideally located on four acres to service the greater Miami area, the 6,500-square-foot maintenance facility offers five doors and two drive-thru bays.
Arvato Supply Chain Solutions and H&M Group open expanded distribution center in Poland

AJOT | August 10, 2022 | Logistics

A new high-bay warehouse, a longer conveyor line and significantly increased handling capacity – Arvato Supply Chain Solutions has successfully completed the expansion of its distribution center in Stryków, Poland. The internationally operating e-commerce service provider manages the online business of the H&M brand in Eastern Europe out of this location. "The expansion became necessary in order to handle our customer's continuous volume growth faster and more flexibly," emphasized Lidia Ratajczak-Kluck, Managing Director of Arvato Supply Chain Solutions in Poland, during the commissioning of the new hall.
SEKO Logistics acquires leading 3PL, Pixior, LLC

AJOT | August 09, 2022 | Logistics

SEKO Logistics (SEKO), the leader in global end-to-end logistics solutions, today announced the acquisition of Pixior, LLC. (Pixior), a leading 3PL and fulfillment services provider based in Commerce, CA.

Small business software shakes up logistics industry

AJOT | August 08, 2022 | Logistics | Shipping Technology
UPS to acquire multinational healthcare logistics provider Bomi Group

AJOT | August 08, 2022 | Logistics

Acquisition will enhance end-to-end global healthcare logistics capabilities and expand scale and expertise in Europe and Latin America
Performance Team – a Maersk Company announces new cold chain facility in Charleston, South Carolina

AJOT | August 08, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Logistics | Integrators

Investment will add more capacity to improve cold chain efficiency and enhance supply chain competitiveness.
TT Club announces new CFO appointment

AJOT | August 08, 2022 | Logistics

With effect from 1 August 2022, EeLain Ong has taken over as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of international freight transport and logistics insurer TT Club. Appointed in April 2022, Ong has shadowed the outgoing CFO Julian Chowdhury in his position for the intervening months prior to his retirement.

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