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Supply chain congestion increases threat of cargo theft
Supply chain congestion increases threat of cargo theft

AJOT | May 16, 2022 | Logistics

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.

SRSI announces integrator relationship with Dematic

AJOT | May 13, 2022 | Logistics | Integrators

IFC and HDBank sign MOU
IFC and HDBank sign MOU

AJOT | May 12, 2022 | Logistics

IFC and HDBank have strategic cooperation, supporting to scale up finance for small and medium enterprises and participation in the global supply chains, including high-tech agricultural chain

DHL and Volvo Trucks kick-off zero emission cooperation with order for up to 44 electric trucks
DHL and Volvo Trucks kick-off zero emission cooperation with order for up to 44 electric trucks

AJOT | May 12, 2022 | Logistics | Integrators

Volvo Trucks and Deutsche Post DHL Group have signed a cooperation agreement to accelerate the shift to zero exhaust emission vehicles.

Cushman & Wakefield advises sale of industrial park near Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles for $85 million
Cushman & Wakefield advises sale of industrial park near Van Nuys Airport in Los Angeles for $85 million

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.

Kerry Logistics Network pioneers as first logistics company to use electric trucks in Hong Kong In a move towards net zero emissions
Kerry Logistics Network pioneers as first logistics company to use electric trucks in Hong Kong In a move towards net zero emissions

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.

Vietnam increasingly important as transport hub for Gebrüder Weiss
Vietnam increasingly important as transport hub for Gebrüder Weiss

AJOT | May 11, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Logistics

Ten years of Gebrüder Weiss success story in Vietnam / Stable bridge between Europe and South-East Asia / Logistics hub Ho Chi Minh City for imports and exports

SnapFulfil client gets hands-on for quicker, slicker multi-site implementation
SnapFulfil client gets hands-on for quicker, slicker multi-site implementation

AJOT | May 11, 2022 | Logistics

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+ and Breathe Technologies unlock significant efficiency improvement in RangePlus warehouse
Geek+ and Breathe Technologies unlock significant efficiency improvement in RangePlus warehouse

AJOT | May 10, 2022 | Logistics

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 underway on industrial project in Ocala, Florida
Frampton Construction underway on industrial project in Ocala, Florida

AJOT | May 10, 2022 | Logistics

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. 

Reliable Healthcare Solutions to optimize its logistics processes with software from Interlake Mecalux
Reliable Healthcare Solutions to optimize its logistics processes with software from Interlake Mecalux

AJOT | May 10, 2022 | Logistics

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.

Performance Team – a Maersk company announces plans for new Toronto distribution center
Performance Team – a Maersk company announces plans for new Toronto distribution center

AJOT | May 09, 2022 | Logistics

Performance Team – A Maersk Company has  announced plans for a new Toronto distribution center designed to serve the growth of Canada’s import and export cargoes via ocean, rail, air and road.

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