BNSF joins blockchain group

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First railroad to join Blockchain in Transport Alliance. Technology

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GE Transportation joins blockchain group

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Joining Blockchain in Transport Alliance is natural extension of its data and analytic focus, GE unit says. Technology

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Port group offers tips on crane safety

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New report seeks to elevate industry safety performance. Material Handling

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Blockchain group adds NFI as latest member

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Joining Blockchain in Transport Alliance could help 3PL improve communication among customers, suppliers, carriers, financial institutions, and consumers, NFI says. Technology

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Toll Group Open Next-Gen Logistics Hub in Singapore

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Transportation and logistics company the Toll Group who are one of the leading providers in the Asian region has recently opened Toll City. The post Toll Group Open Next-Gen Logistics Hub in Singapore appeared first on Logistics Manager.

Kuehne + Nagel Further Expand their Global Services for BMW Group

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German-based global transport and logistics company Kuehne + Nagel recently announced an expansion to their partnership with the BMW Group. The extension of our global services for BMW Group is an important milestone.

CEMA names Thompson, Prab's CEO, president of group

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Group posts record shipment levels in 2017. Material Handling

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Blockchain in Transport Alliance partners with finance trade group

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Teaming up with Wall Street Blockchain Alliance will allow BiTA to be logistics industry "help desk," group says. Technology

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Robert van de Weg Returns to Volga-Dnepr Group

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The new role will see him undertake the commercial activities of all the Group’s airlines, including Atran Airlines, AirBridgeCargo Airlines and of course Volga-Dnepr Airlines. The post Robert van de Weg Returns to Volga-Dnepr Group appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

FMCSA denies owner-operator group bid for 5-year exemption from ELD mandate

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Request did not address difficulties in validating drivers who meet exemption criteria, agency tells OOIDA. Transportation

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Maersk and IBM say 94 groups have signed on to blockchain platform

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Partners say "TradeLens" will help users share information among shippers, carriers, and other supply chain partners. Technology

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Groupe Cat appoints two new directors

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Jean-Michel Floret has been made director of the vehicle logistics division at French finished vehicle logistics provider, Groupe Cat. He retains that role along with his new responsibilities in the group’s vehicle logistics division, which has an annual turnover of around €1.35

VW cancels contracts with Prevent Group after supply problems

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Volkswagen has cancelled the majority of its contracts with parts and material supplier Prevent Group following a series of supply problems affecting production in Brazil between 2015 and 2016.

White House postal reform plan should leave parcel pricing alone, group says

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Parcel business already profitable at current rates, parcel shipper coalition says. Transportation

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CMA CGM Group Launches TRAXENS an Innovative Solution for Container Tracking

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France-based container transportation and shipping company CMA CGM Group recently announced the commercialization of connected containers with TRAXENS by CMA CGM. The group has now agreed that the time is right to deploy TRAXENS on a larger scale by offering it to all their customers.

Volga-Dnepr Group and CargoLogicHolding Sign Agreements with Boeing for Freighter Packages

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In a recent announcement made at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow, Boeing , Volga-Dnepr Group and CargoLogicHolding signed a package of agreements that will further enhance their fleet and global operations.

PSA Group to sell remaining stake in Gefco

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French carmaker PSA Group, which owns Peugeot, Citroën and Opel/Vauxhall, has said it will sell its remaining 25% stake in Gefco, its former logistics subsidiary. The company said that it achieved an 8% sales growth in sectors outside PSA Group in 2017.

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 ” The post Lufthansa Group Sign Order With Boeing for Four 777 Aircraft appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Hellmann UAE Form New Joint Venture with Indu Maritime Group

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The UAE arm of Hellmann Worldwide Logistics recently announced at the Middle East Coatings Show in Dubai a new joint venture with Indu Maritime Group. The strategic joint venture also includes the asset-based Indu Maritime Group, a local logistics company.

Three top retailer groups warn Trump against slapping broad-based tariffs on Chinese goods

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Tariffs on apparel, footwear imports would cost Americans dearly, NRF, RILA, AAFA say. Strategy

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Jos Opdeweegh to take over as CEO at Connect Group

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UK logistics operator Connect Group has appointed Jozef (Jos) Opdeweegh (pictured above) as its new chief executive from 1 September. The post Jos Opdeweegh to take over as CEO at Connect Group appeared first on The Loadstar.

Volga-Dnepr Group launches AOG to Meet Aerospace Demand

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Russian-based Volga-Dnepr Group , a world leader in the global market for the movement of oversize, unique and heavy air cargo has recently launched AOG, a new service that manages the delivery of critical spare parts to aircraft that have been grounded across the globe.

AAR about-face on longer trucks traced to short-line influence, shipper group says

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Individual railroads remain neutral on longer trucks despite their trade group's shift, sources say. Transportation

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GAZ Group faces halt in assembly

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Gaz Group is reported to have said that it may have to cease vehicle assembly in Russia in June because of recently imposed US sanctions that have blocked the import of automotive components from the US, Germany and the Czech Republic. The OEM’s production and export operations have been in doubt since the US announced its intention to apply sanctions to seven Russian businessmen including Gaz Group owner, Oleg Deripaska, last month. News Home Page Gaz Gaz Group

CSCMP to honor Dr. John Gattorna with group's 2018 Distinguished Service Award

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Author, academic and consultant has played key role in shifting industry's value proposition. Strategy

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Volga-Dnepr Group and CargoLogicAir Sign MoU in Cooperation with Liege Airport

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Russian-based air freight carrier Volga-Dnepr Group (VDG) and their British-based all-cargo carrier partner CargoLogicAir (CLA), have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Liege Airport for a Strategic Cooperation. Volga-Dnepr Group President, Alexey Isaykin said, “I wish to thank Liege Airport for their enthusiasm and teamwork. We believe that each on our level, both Liege Airport and VD Group are investing in cargo, and are focused on cargo and logistics 100%.

Rhode island's truck-only toll plan takes effect, truck groups vow war

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State first to just toll trucks; ATA calls act unconstitutional. Transportation

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Air group rolls out digital platform to streamline dangerous goods process

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IATA platform digitally matches shipper declaration with group's handling, transport regulations. Tool to end manual verification process. Transportation

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DP World acquires shortsea specialist Unifeeder from private equity group

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The private equity group acquired the European feeder specialist in 2013 from Montagu Private Equity for an undisclosed fee. The post DP World acquires shortsea specialist Unifeeder from private equity group appeared first on The Loadstar.

White Rhinos Travel First-Class Thanks to the Volga Dnepr Group

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Russian Airline Volga Dnepr Group has once again shown their prowess in the transport of live animals. Wildlife preservation has always been a high priority with the Volga Dnepr Group and it continues to support important projects like this one.

Trump infrastructure plan must fully fund freight programs, group says

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CAGTC raises concerns of broad-brush approach leaving freight out in the cold. Transportation

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PSA Group reorganises supply chain roles

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He moves from his role as vice-president of supply chain transport and packaging at PSA Group, which now owns the Opel and Vauxhall divisions following last years’ buyout by General Motors. The group uses the Japanese term monozukuri to refer to cost-efficiency in the value chain.

New Wind Turbines at Port of Zeebrugge Installed by Subsidiary of NYK Group

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A subsidiary company wholly owned by the NYK Group will erect 11 wind turbine units at their finished-car logistics terminal. The post New Wind Turbines at Port of Zeebrugge Installed by Subsidiary of NYK Group appeared first on Logistics Manager.

DX Group planning to raise £4.8m for business investment

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It seems DX Group has finally got its investors on board. A statement released by the group today and seen by The Loadstar claims that “City investors” have backed proposals to raise additional funds. The post DX Group planning to raise £4.8m

Retailer groups attack Trump decision to slap $60 billion in tariffs on China imports

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NRF, RILA say Americans, not China, will be the real victims. Strategy

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RI starts truck-only tolls: Groups vow to fight

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After years of debate over a heavy truck-only toll plan to help replace and rebuild state infrastructure, Rhode Island began charging tractor-trailers to drive on Interstate 95 on Monday. After two years of planning and development, the Rhode Island

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Hamberger, head of AAR, to retire from group in early 2019

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Organization has grown in influence during president, CEO's 20-year tenure. Transportation

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Ryder acquires MXD Group in push into last-mile heavy-goods delivery

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$120 million acquisition gives Ryder 121 e-commerce fulfillment centers in U.S, Canada. Transportation

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Executive Moves: Dupré Logistics and Marcura Group

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Executive Moves: Dupré Logistics and Marcura Group. The Marcura Group has promoted Hans-Christian Mordhorst to group chief operations officer.

Hans-Georg Werner appointed chairman of Rail Delivery Group freight board

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In October 2016 he was appointed CEO of DB Cargo UK where, The post Hans-Georg Werner appointed chairman of Rail Delivery Group freight board appeared first on The Loadstar. Land Loadstar posts People & Training DB Cargo Rail Delivery Group