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Logistics

Covering Logistics, Forwarders, Warehousing, NVOCC, Transportation Intermediaries


BDP International announces Wheeldon as Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer
BDP International announces Wheeldon as Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer

AJOT | October 14, 2021 | Logistics

BDP International (BDP), a leading privately-held global logistics and transportation solutions company, has announced Neil Wheeldon as the company’s newly created role of Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer.

Prices paid to US producers post smallest advance this year

Bloomberg | October 14, 2021 | Logistics

C.H. Robinson announces Carrier of the Year Award winners with celebration and donation in their honor
C.H. Robinson announces Carrier of the Year Award winners with celebration and donation in their honor

AJOT | October 12, 2021 | Logistics

Global logistics company, C.H. Robinson, today, revealed the names of 17 carriers honored with the 2021 C.H. Robinson Carrier of the Year Award.

GEODIS collaborates with Bastian Solutions on new fulfillment site to deliver highest AutoStore throughput globally
GEODIS collaborates with Bastian Solutions on new fulfillment site to deliver highest AutoStore throughput globally

AJOT | October 08, 2021 | Logistics

Global leading transport and logistics provider GEODIS today announced a partnership with Bastian Solutions to implement an AutoStore system into a new fulfillment site for a leading clothing retailer. The $48 million material handling equipment deal will deliver the highest throughput documented of an AutoStore system globally to support the retailer’s omnichannel capabilities, including e-Commerce and its more than 1,000 stores across the United States.

Sherlock joins AGX Freight as COO/EVP

AJOT | October 08, 2021 | Logistics

Warehouse automation market to expand to over $69bn by 2025
Warehouse automation market to expand to over $69bn by 2025

AJOT | October 07, 2021 | Logistics

• Warehouse automation market valued at $29.6bn in 2020 • The market will return to normal by 2022, then to face a period of high growth • Grocery and general merchandise to drive growth throughout the forecast period

APL Logistics announces Smith as CCO

AJOT | October 07, 2021 | Logistics

Hong Kong’s Honour Lane Shipping mulls $500 million sale
Hong Kong’s Honour Lane Shipping mulls $500 million sale

Bloomberg | October 07, 2021 | Logistics

Honour Lane Shipping Ltd., a Hong Kong-based freight forwarder, is weighing a sale of the business that could fetch about $500 million, people with knowledge of the matter said.

Book industry thrown Into chaos over supply-chain delays
Book industry thrown Into chaos over supply-chain delays

Bloomberg | October 07, 2021 | Logistics

Starting in late August, three container ships left China carrying 65,000 copies of a monograph celebrating the career of filmmaker Spike Lee. They were headed for a congested port near Los Angeles, where dozens of vessels wait offshore for a chance to unload cargo.

Averitt continues focus on distribution and fulfillment with expansion in Amarillo, TX
Averitt continues focus on distribution and fulfillment with expansion in Amarillo, TX

AJOT | October 06, 2021 | Logistics

The facility will be used to provide shippers access to inventory and freight staging space to help streamline delivery and distribution throughout the Texas Panhandle.

ZIM establishes Ship4wd, a new digital freight forwarding company
ZIM establishes Ship4wd, a new digital freight forwarding company

AJOT | October 06, 2021 | Logistics

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. announced today the creation of a new subsidiary, Ship4wd, a digital freight forwarding platform offering an online, simple and reliable self-service end to end shipping solution. Ship4wd will launch on October 18 2021.

deugro group Appoints Christian Schulz
deugro group Appoints Christian Schulz

AJOT | October 06, 2021 | People | Appointments | Logistics

Effective October 1, 2021, Christian Schulz has been appointed as Vice President - Global Business Development – Thermal Power & Renewables for deugro group.

Cushman & Wakefield advises sale of state-of-the-art distribution e-commerce facility in Salem, Oregon
Cushman & Wakefield advises sale of state-of-the-art distribution e-commerce facility in Salem, Oregon

AJOT | October 06, 2021 | Logistics

Recently renovated property fully leased to global Fortune 100 company

Peli BioThermal relocates U.S. headquarters
Peli BioThermal relocates U.S. headquarters

AJOT | October 05, 2021 | Logistics

New space will allow the company to meet increase in demand for temperature controlled packaging solutions and to evolve its offerings

Emergent Cold Latin America announces senior hires

AJOT | October 05, 2021 | Logistics

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