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Kion names Hasan Dandashly as Dematic unit's president and CEO

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Executive comes from GE Energy unit. Material Handling

Penske Logistics Named to America’s Best Employers List by Forbes

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Penske Logistics today announced it has been named among America’s Best Employers by Forbes magazine, ranking No. 72 out of the 500 companies listed. “We’re We’re honored to be named to Forbes Magazine’s America’s Best Employers list,” said Marc Althen, president, Penske Logistics. “We

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Oracle releases artificial intelligence (AI) applications for manufacturing

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Software finds patterns and makes predictions by analyzing data from IT platforms and IoT sensors. Technology

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Maersk sets course for cost-cutting programme after unveiling first-quarter losses

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Maersk Line will cull unprofitable services, cut capacity and reduce feedering in an urgent bid to stem losses caused by a toxic mix of low freight rates and soaring fuel costs.

BlueGrace Logistics Opening Office In Chicago And Adding 80 Jobs

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. MAY 14, 2018. CONTACT: Michelle Damico michelle@michelledamico.com 312.423.6627. BLUEGRACE LOGISTICS OPENING OFFICE IN CHICAGO AND ADDING 80 JOBS.

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CMA CGM Welcomes President of Indonesia in the Port of Jakarta

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Global shipping group CMA CGM welcomed His Excellency Joko Widodo, The President of Indonesia during his visit to the Port of Jakarta (JICT) on Tuesday 15 th May 2018.

Sweet home Alabama

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One of the most popular songs about the US state of Alabama, ‘Sweet Home Alabama’, opens with the line “Big wheels keep on turning” – and indeed the number doing so is set to grow after the January announcement that a $1.6

Old Dominion hikes tariff rates 4.9 percent

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Increase, second in 10 months, takes effect June 4. Transportation

Penske Truck Leasing Opens New Facility in Zelienople, Pennsylvania

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Penske Truck Leasing celebrated the opening of its new facility in Zelienople, Pennsylvania.

Cargo hit by customs delays as Brazil officials stage new walk-out

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More strikes have hit Brazilian customs offices – the National Union of Fiscal Auditors began a 30-day walk out on Monday. Day-to-day operations across all customs offices in the country will be affected by the dispute, but the union says “essential” services will continue to be provided.

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Top 9 Tips to Consider When Transporting Oversized Cargo

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The role that dedicated freighters play in the air cargo market is one that fulfills a vital niche.

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MOL Open Haiphong International Container Terminal in North Vietnam

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. in conjunction with their joint venture partner Haiphong International Container Terminal Co., recently held a ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Haiphong International Container Terminal (HICT) at Lach Huyen, Vietnam.

Amazon pushes dedicated truck operation; will it suck oxygen out of the driver room?

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E-tailer eyeing partnerships with fleets of three or more trucks to haul between DCs. Transportation

Louisiana Love's adds truck parking and more

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New truck stop opening in central Lousiana off I-49

Major forwarders begin the fight to get ahead in the digital supply chain race

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Digital start-ups may hit media headlines, but some of the biggest names in forwarding are making sizeable investments in digital technologies of their own. In the past 24 hours, DHL Supply Chain and Kuehne + Nagel have announced new platforms for what the so-called disruptors claim as their USP.

New Agreement Signed Between Qatar Airways Cargo and Expo Freight Logistics

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Award-winning carrier Qatar Airways Cargo has recently signed a partnership agreement with Expo Freight Logistics to provide weekly scheduled charter services further enhancing their ongoing partnership.

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WW Ocean Gets Ready to Rock n’ Ro-Ro

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Wallenius Wilhelmsen ASA was stock listed in April 2017 on the Oslo Stock Exchange and combines the shipping assets of Wallenius Marine, Wilh Wilhelmsen, EUKOR Car Carriers and American Ro-Ro Carriers ( ARC ).

Report: mobile robot revenue to reach $7 billion by 2022

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Logistics fastest growing vertical market, demanding automation to handle e-commerce and omnichannel, Interact Analysis says. Technology

VARGO opening tech center in Ohio

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Related Articles. Wabtec, GE Transportation merging. The deal to “bring together two global leaders in rail equipment, services and software” is valued at about $11.1 billion. SWIVEL unveils ‘Slack for shipping’.

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Storm clouds darken on Asia-Europe box trade as carriers struggle with rates

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The storm clouds on the major east-west container trades continued to darken this week as attempts to hike freight increases appeared to falter and fuel costs continued to rise.

Worldwide Flight Services Acquires 100% of their Irish Joint Venture

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Cargo, passenger and ramp handling experts Worldwide Flight Services has announced they have taken full control of their former WFS Ireland joint venture. The company has acquired a 100% shareholding after buying the minority shareholding of its partners, Gerry Jackson and Brendan Byrne.

DHL Supply Chain Launch MySupplyChain

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One of the Americas leading contract logistics companies, DHL Supply Chain has launched their latest customer technology platform, MySupplyChain.

Our March issue was packed with hits

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Allusions to rock, pop, and blues hits, that is. The deadline for the April-issue contest has been extended until midnight Sunday, May 20, so get your entries in this weekend. Strategy

Grimaldi christens vehicle carrier

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Related Articles. TIACA unveils new logo, websites. The refreshed look is designed to reflect the association’s “forward-thinking mission.”. NWSA box-volume decline continues in April. Throughput at terminals operated by the Northwest Seaport Alliance slipped another 1.1

Antonov Airlines transports power plant rotor from Italy to Pakistan

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Antonov Airlines has transported a power plant rotor from Genoa, Italy to Karachi, Pakistan on board one of its seven AN-124-100 aircraft. The cargo, which included the rotor and associated equipment, weighed a total of 108 tonnes.

Lufthansa Group Sign Order With Boeing for Four 777 Aircraft

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German-based Lufthansa Group recently signed an order for four more Boeing 777 airplanes with a total value of $1.4 billion according to the current list price. The new order is part of their continuing strategy to modernize their fleet with the new industry standard of widebody aircraft.

Hutchison Ports Thailand’s A3 Terminal Selected to Pilot Thai Customs’ Pre-Arrival Processing System

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Hutchison Ports Thailand recently held an event to celebrate the Thai Customs Department selecting their A3 terminal to be the pilot terminal for the launch of the Customs Pre Arrival Processing System for full import containers.

Coyote co-founder leaves UPS less than three years after acquisition

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Jeff Silver, UPS parted ways several weeks ago, sources say. Transportation

LTL pricing looks to be in line with current market conditions

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Given the decent health of the economy, specifically the freight economy, it comes as no surprise to see the less-than-truckload (LTL) market having a strong 2018.

Cargo may face life in the slow lane after Brexit

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More woe on the Brexit front: Zeebrugge – according top Bloomberg – has repeated its calls that a UK withdrawal from the EU single market will result in a “lose-lose” scenario all round.

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Watch the Supply Chain Conference Live

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The Supply Chain Conference – North America’s leading industry forum covering the automotive inbound and aftermarket parts sector – takes place in Atlanta, Georgia, this week. Two days of debate begin on Tuesday May 22 and will be streamed Live online.

Swissport Cargo Basel Receives IATA Pharma Logistics Certification

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Swissport Cargo Services has recently announced they have been awarded full CEIV Certification for sensitive pharmaceutical logistics at Basel EuroAirport by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

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Convey adds case-management features to shipping portal

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"Engage" product will improve workflows for shipper-carrier collaboration, firm says. Technology

Fire erupts on deck of car carrier in Korea

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Fire erupts on deck of car carrier in Korea. More than 1,000 automobiles reportedly ablaze at Port of Incheon. .