Key Trends for Freight Forwarders

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IAG Cargo today shared the findings from a global survey of more than 400 freight forwarders in 47 countries on perceptions of the air cargo industry this year. The report, Cargo Next, identifies the key trends and expectations of freight forwarders within the next 12 months. The findings indicate that freight forwarders are optimistic about the direction of the industry. Air Cargo Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL

Digital Freight Forwarder InstaFreight Secures Shell Partnership

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Shell and digital freight forwarding company InstaFreight are partnering to transform the European freight market. This investment and new partnership will help InstaFreight to accelerate its mission to digitise the road freight space and transform the freight market. InstaFreight describes itself as the next generation freight forwarding company for road freight in Europe.

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UK Logistics Firms Urged to Recruit Freight Forwarding Apprentices

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Recognising the enormous pressures facing the logistics sector, skills specialist Seetec Outsource is urging businesses to recruit freight forwarding apprentices to build capacity and start equipping a new generation with the knowledge and skills to face the challenges ahead.

UK digital freight forwarder Beacon attracts investment from Amazon's Jeff Bezos – Logistics Manager Magazine

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London-based digital freight forwarder and supply chain finance company Beacon has raised over $15 million in funding, with investor including Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and… The post UK digital freight forwarder Beacon attracts investment from Amazon's Jeff Bezos – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

German Digital Freight Forwarder Launches in Poland

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German digital freight forwarder InstaFreight has launched on the Polish market, with 10 employees in Legnica offering a 24-hour service. The post German Digital Freight Forwarder Launches in Poland appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PLIn addition to growth targets in Germany and Poland, the Berlin-based company plans to enter Italy, Spain and the Benelux region in the near future.

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Freight forwarders says HMRC is acting pragmatically over new Customs declarations

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Having been critical of HMRC in the past, the trade association that represents UK freight forwarders has welcomed the announcement that the government body is… The post Freight forwarders says HMRC is acting pragmatically over new Customs declarations appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Freight forwarders says HMRC is acting pragmatically over new Customs declarations – AIR CARGO WEEK

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Having been critical of HMRC in the past, the trade association that represents UK freight forwarders has welcomed the announcement that the government body is… The post Freight forwarders says HMRC is acting pragmatically over new Customs declarations – AIR CARGO WEEK appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Gefco Launches Freight Forwarding Digital Solution

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Automotive logistics specialist GEFCO Group has launched GEFCO VISIBILITY, where users can manage all freight forwarding shipments from booking to invoicing. GEFCO Visibility aims to simplify the management of freight shipments, allowing customers to collaborate more effectively with their ecosystems and to streamline processes. The post Gefco Launches Freight Forwarding Digital Solution appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

DP World Launches Online Tools for Multimodal Freight Forwarders

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The connected ecosystem of platforms will enable freight forwarders and any business, to book shipments of cargo from and to anywhere in the world, by any combination of sea, land and air. The initiative represents a major step forward in digitizing the management of logistics to increase the efficiency, visibility and the resilience of global supply chains. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Ports & Maritime Railfreight Road Transport & Haulage

Freight Forwarders Warn BAFs May Be Being Used to Claw Back Revenues Lost to COVID-19

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File Image / Pixabay Logistics industry body the European… The post Freight Forwarders Warn BAFs May Be Being Used to Claw Back Revenues Lost to COVID-19 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Features Logistics Magazine Archive Uncategorized customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping Shipping companies may be being slow to pass on their fuel bill savings to customers.

Freight Forwarding: Keeping shippers top of mind

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Say “freight forwarder” and the first thing that might come to mind would be “forward-thinking,” a market run by visionary leaders who can use predictive analytics to forecast and deliver on new shipper demands. But just how many of today’s intermediaries are ready to embrace the latest technologies and reinvent global forwarding at lightning speed? Furthermore, 72% of those forwarders surveyed failed to quote, thereby missing out on digital business.

International Freight Forwarder Marks 30th Anniversary

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Seaspace International, a global freight forwarder operating from Gatwick, UK has marked its 30th anniversary in the logistics industry with the acquisition of a third warehouse. A direct result of increased demand for their services in multi-modal forwarding and fulfilment, the expansion allows the team to store an extra 360 standard pallets, and the ability to increase this to a maximum of 525. Distribution Centre Property Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL

“Evolving Freight Forwarding Survey” deserves our attention

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Logistics Trends & Insights LLC , an Atlanta, Georgia-based consultancy, is conducting its third “Evolving Freight Forwarding Survey, and invites LM readers to participate. Unprecedented change continues in the freight forwarding market,” observes the consultancy’s president, Cathy Roberson. “New How are the traditional forwarders such as DHL, Kuehne + Nagel and Panalpina addressing these changes?”. Lastly, has the role of the freight forwarder changed?

Five New Leaders to Drive Growth at GEFCO Freight Forwarding

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GEFCO Group has named five new leaders to grow and expand its Freight Forwarding business line worldwide. With proven track records, these experts will each play a key role in driving GEFCO’s Freight Forwarding business expansion worldwide, serving an expanding portfolio of industrial customers with diverse requirements. In 2019, GEFCO Freight Forwarding will continue to pursue the strong growth achieved in recent years.

Freight forwarders in India: Why Twig gathers the best in this country

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It is because… The post Freight forwarders in India: Why Twig gathers the best in this country appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Features Logistics Magazine Archive Twig Updates customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingIn may we delivered the news that Twig was the #1 global logistics group in Latin America. But what makes us different?

Geodis Names New MD for Freight Forwarding Germany

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GEODIS has named Antje Lochmann as the new Managing Director of GEODIS Freight Forwarding Germany, headquartered in Hamburg. Most recently, she was the Director National Sales & Marketing of GEODIS Freight Forwarding Germany. Antje Lochmann knows the market, the freight forwarding community and our organization through her years of experience. She succeeds Matthias Hansen, who was recently appointed Global Product Head of Ocean Freight.

New Wins for 3PL – Logistics Business® Magazine

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The Castle Donington, UK-based fulfilment provider has been chosen by Cartridge… The post New Wins for 3PL – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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UK Freight Forwarder Expands with Santander Funding Package

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TPS Global Logistics, an award-winning Aylesford (UK)-based freight forwarding and logistics service provider, is moving into new, larger premises and hiring 20 new permanent members of staff. The post UK Freight Forwarder Expands with Santander Funding Package appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Road Transport & Haulage

Bustomer eFulfilment Contract Won – Logistics Business® Magazine

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Descartes E-Customs Solution in Place for KLG Europe – Logistics Business® Magazine

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Football Team Sponsored by Pallet Network – Logistics Business® Magazine

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14th September 2020 United Pallet Network (UPN) have announced a major sponsorship deal with leading Sky Bet Championship Football Club – AFC Bournemouth – which… The post Football Team Sponsored by Pallet Network – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Dachser Continues its Commitment to Training – Logistics Business® Magazine

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9th September 2020 At the start of the 2020 training year, 600 trainees and 25 students across Germany took the first step on their career… The post Dachser Continues its Commitment to Training – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Resilient Performance Despite COVID-19 Impact – Logistics Business® Magazine

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to… The post Resilient Performance Despite COVID-19 Impact – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 14th September 2020 Xpediator plc announced its half year results today for the six months ended 30 June 2020, with revenue marginally down 2.7%

GDP Certification for Duisburg Cold Chain Specialist – Logistics Business® Magazine

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5th August 2020 STI (Deutschland) GmbH, a subsidiary of STI Freight Management GmbH, has received GDP certification. Features Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Transport & Distribution customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Arvato Supply Chain Solutions Expands in China with New Distribution Centers – Airfreight Logistics

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Arvato China Features Freight Forwarding Magazine Archive customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingArvato Supply Chain Solutions has further expanded its network in China with two new locations in Shanghai and Guangzhou.

Advanced Products Portugal to Run Cold Chain Webinar – Logistics Business® Magazine

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The objective is… The post Advanced Products Portugal to Run Cold Chain Webinar – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Pandemic accelerates automotive supply chain shift to Mexico

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3PL Automotive Dachser Features Freight Forwarders Logistics Magazine Archive Mexico Oversized trade war customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingDachser organizes an oversized shipment of automotive manufacturing machinery from Brazil to Mexico.

Arvato Supply Chain Solutions Expands in China with New Distribution Centers

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Arvato China Features Freight Forwarding Magazine Archive customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingArvato Supply Chain Solutions has further expanded its network in China with two new locations in Shanghai and Guangzhou. The supply chain and e-commerce service… The post Arvato Supply Chain Solutions Expands in China with New Distribution Centers appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Transport Management Magic – Logistics Business® Magazine

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The post Transport Management Magic – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Features Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Magazine Archive Software WMS TMS SCM customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping 10th April 2019 BluJay Solutions, a leading provider of supply chain software and services, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc.

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Romanian Logistics Hubs – Logistics Business® Magazine

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5th June 2019 The Romanian industrial and logistics market has grown remarkably, as far as the intensity of both developments and national… The post Romanian Logistics Hubs – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Distribution Centre Property Features Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

BIFA Warns of Looming Deadline on Customs Training Funding – Logistics Business® Magazine

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16th May 2019 The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is alerting its members to a looming deadline by which they can apply… The post BIFA Warns of Looming Deadline on Customs Training Funding – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Features Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Jobs & Training Magazine Archive customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Descartes E-Customs Solution in Place for KLG Europe

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CMA CGM Completes Tender Offer to Acquire CEVA Logistics – Logistics Business® Magazine

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