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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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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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.

Blockchain group adds SMC 3 , Orbcomm

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Firms will help Blockchain in Transport Alliance apply the data-sharing technology to logistics management, asset tracking, and transaction processing. Technology

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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.

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

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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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.

Groupe Cat appoints two new directors

Automotive Logistics

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.

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

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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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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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.

DSV UK wins Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group aerospace contract

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DSV in the United Kingdom has been awarded a 3-year contract with Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group starting May 1st 2018, which has further strengthened DSVs aerospace market position.

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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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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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.

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.

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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Launch of Ocean Buying Group could be a boost for smaller shippers

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The buying power of small and medium-sized shippers is expected to be bolstered by Drewry’s new partnership with Chainalytics in the Ocean Buying Group (OBG). Loadstar posts News Sea Chainalytics Drewry Ocean Buying Group Procurement Small shippers

Deutsche Post DHL Group | May 03, 2018: Deutsche Post DHL Group wins four German Stevie® Awards for its environmental engagement

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Launched in 2017, the Group’s Mission 2050 environmental strategy “thinks big” when it comes to realizing a greener, more sustainable future.

Deutsche Post DHL Group | May 08, 2018: Deutsche Post DHL Group confirms earnings targets for 2018

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Deutsche Post DHL Group continued its positive business performance of previous years also in the first quarter of 2018. Reported Group revenue was EUR 14.7 On an organic basis – after adjusting for currency and portfolio effects – Deutsche Post DHL Group increased Group revenue by a substantial 6.4%. We remain confident that we will achieve our ambitious goals for 2018 and beyond,” said Frank Appel , CEO of Deutsche Post DHL Group.

Deutsche Post DHL Group | Mar 07, 2018: Deutsche Post DHL Group meets 2017 EBIT-guidance

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Deutsche Post DHL Group can look back on another very good financial year. The Group’s operating profit climbed by 7.2% Group revenue was up by 5.4% Deutsche Post DHL Group has applied the IFRS 16 accounting standard with effect from the beginning of 2018.

Maersk Group narrows losses during ‘transformational’ 2017

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billion loss reported in the previous year, according to the company’s most recent financial statements. The group’s overall revenues climbed 13.5 The post Maersk Group narrows losses during ‘transformational’ 2017 appeared first on 247 Customs Broker.

Kim Overman becomes Uniserve’s first group chief operating officer

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The UK’s largest privately owned freight service provider, Uniserve, has appointed Kim Overman as its first group chief operating officer. The post Kim Overman becomes Uniserve’s first group chief operating officer appeared first on The Loadstar. The company said the position had been created to support “ongoing growth and to build on success”.

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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Lobby group clashes with VW over ‘car mountain’

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A national consumer group in the US has urged Donald Trump not to allow Volkswagen (VW) to “dump its mountainous inventory” of bought-back vehicles on to local market, three years on from a diesel emissions’ testing scandal.

Diess to lead VW Group while Blume heads production

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As part of an extensive revision of VW Group’s management structure, Herbert Diess (pictured) is taking over from Matthias Müller as chairman of the board. Diess will also be responsible for VW Group development and research, as well as Vehicle IT.

Celadon Group to restate four years of financial results as accounting issues bite

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Company's stock delisted from NYSE trading. Transportation

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Group led by UPS deploys technology enabling recharge of larger EV fleet

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Program in central London heralds 'beginning of the end' of reliance on internal combustion, company says. Transportation

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Deutsche Post DHL Group | Mar 07, 2018: Deutsche Post DHL Group’s 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report highlights Shared Values

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“We are making further progress with our ambitious environmental strategy “Mission 2050: Zero Emissions” said Christof Ehrhart, Head of Corporate Communications and Responsibility at Deutsche Post DHL Group.

SaraMax Apparel Group after using Pick to light system

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I saw an excellent example of this system in Saramax Apparel Group they manufacture clothing garments.

Mullen Group acquires Canada’s DWS Logistics

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Mullen Group has acquired Canadian third party logistics provider DWS Logistics for an undisclosed sum. Mullen Group senior vice president Richard Maloney said: “The VAWD services that DWS provides are a natural extension to our trucking/logistics segment particularly since DWS’ service focus is on the consumer products sector which is a sector that is closely correlated to our regional less-than-truckload operations. . “We LBR Staff Writer. Published 13 February 2018.

Consultancies form ocean buying group to win better rates for small, mid-size shippers

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Chainalytics, Drewry to combine rate-buying, market-intelligence functions. Transportation

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Chainalytics and Drewry team up to create ocean buying group

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The launch of the Ocean Buying Group promises to provide an innovative ocean freight procurement solution for shippers with enhanced purchasing power, service monitoring and cost transparency. By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor ·. March 5, 2018.

Automotive Logistics group seeks new assistant editor

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The post Automotive Logistics group seeks new assistant editor appeared first on Automotive Logistics. Looking for a career opportunity in journalism and publishing? Automotive Logistics is looking for someone with top-notch writing, reporting and editing skills to join our in-house editorial team as assistant editor.

Alvey Group Sold to New Zealand-based Scott Technology

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The Shareholders and Management of the Alvey Group are pleased to announce that it has agreed in principle to sell its business assets and IP to Scott Technology Ltd (SCOTT) of New Zealand.

Deutsche Post DHL Group | Apr 04, 2018: New board mandate at Deutsche Post DHL Group: Jürgen Gerdes responsible for Corporate Incubations

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Jürgen Gerdes (53), currently heading the Post – eCommerce – Parcel division at Deutsche Post DHL Group, takes charge of the newly created board mandate for Corporate Incubations, effective immediately.