Joint report of 2021 global cargo theft trends finds shift in emphasis from risk of in-transit, vehicle- based attacks to losses while cargo is at-rest -- storage locations are critical at risk areas. Widespread congestion at ports and inland facilities lead to increased opportunity for thieves during the period.
AJOT | May 12, 2022 | Air Cargo | Airports | Logistics
Cushman & Wakefield has advised the sale of a ±13.43-acre industrial park comprising five buildings totaling 95,600 square feet with two land parcels totaling ±4.17 acres all on the same cul-de-sac in Los Angeles. The portfolio is strategically located adjacent to the Van Nuys Airport. Boston real estate investment firm Longpoint Realty Partners acquired the portfolio from a Private Ownership for $85 million.
AJOT | May 11, 2022 | Energy | Alternative | Logistics
Kerry Logistics Network Limited began deploying 5.5-ton electric trucks (‘e-trucks’) in Hong Kong in May 2022, making it the first logistics company to do so in Hong Kong. The introduction will be a trial run and is part of Kerry Logistics Network’s green initiative to achieve net zero emissions by 2050.
A leading online farmer-to-farmer and Ag tech company has fast-tracked its expansion plans thanks to a tailored ‘Self Implementation’ program from WMS provider, SnapFulfil, that enables customers to onboard the solution themselves.
Geek+, the global leader in AMR technology, is thrilled to announce the successful implementation of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) at independent British online retailer RangePlus’s fulfillment center.
Frampton Construction Company, LLC, a full-service construction firm providing planning and design support, preconstruction, and construction services, has started work on a 458,758-square-foot speculative industrial building located within Marion County in Ocala, Fla. Stonemont Financial Group, a privately held real estate investment firm, is co-developing the project with US Capital Development, a real estate development company based in St. Louis, Mo.
Medical supplies company Reliable Healthcare Solutions will optimize its logistics operations and maintain stricter control over its processes in its warehouse in Jacksonville, FL, with Easy WMS warehouse management software from Interlake Mecalux.