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Old Dominion Freight Line reports Q4 2012 earnings

Old Dominion Freight Line reports Q4 2012 earnings | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Providing investors with the information they need and the opportunity for companies to build a following overnight. ($ODFL Old Dominion Freight Line Reports Fourth-Quarter Earnings of $0.46 Per Dilut..
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Warehousing space absorption grows 60% in January-June 2015: Report | ET RealEstate

Warehousing space absorption grows 60% in January-June 2015: Report | ET RealEstate | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
According to the report, demand for logistics and warehousing spaces was primarily concentrated in the Delhi National Capital Region (NCR), Mumbai and Bangalo..
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Companies seeking freight cost cuts via nearshoring - Fleet Owner

Companies seeking freight cost cuts via nearshoring - Fleet Owner | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A new survey of manufacturing and distribution company executives by global consulting firm AlixPartners finds that cutting freight costs is one of the main reasons they are contemplating “nearshoring” or “re-shoring” their enterprises closer to...
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Taiwan to push for more exports to India, Indonesia | Economics | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS

Taiwan to push for more exports to India, Indonesia | Economics | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Taipei, Aug. 23 (CNA) In a bid to boost Taiwan's lackluster exports to Southeast Asia, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) is encouraging Taiwanese companies to invest more in India and Indonesia, where domestic demand is promising.
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Infor's Acquistion of GT Nexus: If I Had a Magic Wand

Infor's Acquistion of GT Nexus: If I Had a Magic Wand | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
As an analyst, when technology providers acquire and divest companies, I get invited to pre-announcement conferences. In these sessions the technology providers share their rationale for the invest...
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News Analysis: Better logistics management gives a leg up to China's economy - Xinhua | English.news.cn

News Analysis: Better logistics management gives a leg up to China's economy - Xinhua | English.news.cn | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
China has vowed more efforts to build an effective logistics system with the hope of facilitating consumption.
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Zapala launches online warehousing platform - Australasian Transport News

Zapala launches online warehousing platform - Australasian Transport News | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
New cloud platform looks to simplify the warehouse and removals industry
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Tianjin blasts: Ruihai International Logistics under the microscope - South China Morning Post (subscription)

Tianjin blasts: Ruihai International Logistics under the microscope - South China Morning Post (subscription) | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A closer look at the operator of warehouse at the centre of massive explosions in Chinese port city
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Frontier Services acquires South Africa-based logistics firm - EJ Insight

Frontier Services acquires South Africa-based logistics firm - EJ Insight | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Frontier Services Group Ltd. (00500.HK), a transportation and logistics solutions provider focused on frontier markets, said it will acquire Transit Freight Coordinators Group (TFCG), a Johannesburg-based freight forwarding business, for 49 million...
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TrueShip Launches Website to Showcase Efficiency of Automated Online Product ... - Benzinga

SCOTTSDALE, AZ --(Marketwired - August 14, 2015) - TrueShip (http://www.trueship.com) -- the leading provider of automated returns management solutions (ReadyReturns) -- has just...
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China to accelerate logistics network construction - Xinhua

China to accelerate logistics network construction - Xinhua | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
China's top economic planner on Thursday pledged to guide private capital to the logistics industry, which it says is holding back economic growth.
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Logistics firm Agility plans to borrow to fund $1bn of projects - The National

Logistics firm Agility plans to borrow to fund $1bn of projects - The National | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Agility’s net profit last year rose 10 per cent despite a 1 per cent fall in revenue. Its first-quarter net earnings this year rose 5 per cent as revenue increased 1 per cent.
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Planned Russia Black Sea port aims to grab Asia cargo from North Europe - JOC.com

Planned Russia Black Sea port aims to grab Asia cargo from North Europe - JOC.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
One of the largest Russian investment holdings is betting that it can lure cargo from Southeast Asia away from Northern European ports through a planned Taman seaport — even after government backing faded.
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Infor to Acquire GT Nexus

Infor to Acquire GT Nexus | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - August 11, 2015) - Infor today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire GT Nexus, the world's largest cloud-based global commerce platform, for $675 million. The deal is expected to close within 45 days, pending regulatory approval.Approximately 25,000 businesses rely on GT Nexus, including...
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Indian Railways report freight traffic growth of 1.3% in July 2015

Indian Railways report freight traffic growth of 1.3% in July 2015 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy is an independent economic think-tank headquartered in Mumbai, India. We provide information solutions in the form of databases and research reports.
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Google vs. Amazon -- Who Will Win the Drone Delivery Wars? - TheStreet.com

Google vs. Amazon -- Who Will Win the Drone Delivery Wars? - TheStreet.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The two companies have joined forces to make drone delivery a reality, but who is better positioned to succeed with the new technology?
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FedEx Freight plans more than $2.7M expansion in Sioux City - Sioux City Journal

FedEx Freight plans more than $2.7M expansion in Sioux City - Sioux City Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
FedEx Freight's plan for a more than $2.7 million expansion to its Sioux City facility will create jobs and increase truck traffic at the Bridgeport industrial area, officials said.
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SA freight logistics firm Grindrod profit steady in choppy waters | Africa News Network 24x7

SA freight logistics firm Grindrod profit steady in choppy waters | Africa News Network 24x7 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
South African freight logistics and shipping service provider Grindrod on Friday pointed to volatile markets and slow economies as it reported earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation for the six months to June flat at R943...
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Merger of China's COSCO, CSCL carriers could drain cargo from Seattle terminals - Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)

Merger of China's COSCO, CSCL carriers could drain cargo from Seattle terminals - Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A pending merger between China's two largest ocean carriers raises questions about what will happen now that the Puget Sound region's two ports have merged maritime cargo operations.
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Wal-Mart Reins Back Inventory in a Revamped Supply Chain

Wal-Mart Reins Back Inventory in a Revamped Supply Chain | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Wal-Mart is keeping down inventory growth at U.S. stores while retooling its supply chain to meet the changing demands of consumers.
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Emirates' dnata acquires cargo operation in Amsterdam - Arabian Supply Chain

Emirates' dnata acquires cargo operation in Amsterdam - Arabian Supply Chain | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
dnata has gone from four to ten European stations in the past two years & will now handle more than two million tonnes of cargo at 26 airports worldwide.
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Dubai's Abraaj buys majority stake in Latin American logistics firm - ArabianBusiness.com

Dubai's Abraaj buys majority stake in Latin American logistics firm - ArabianBusiness.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Company announces acquisition of stake in URBANO which operates in Peru, Ecuador and El Salvador
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Logistics growth heartens ArcBest - Arkansas Online

Logistics growth heartens ArcBest - Arkansas Online | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
ArcBest Corp. deployed its enterprise solutions team last year, putting together a group that would steer the company's drive to become a one-stop provider of logistics solutions for customers.
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Evergreen logistics unit badly damaged by Tianjin explosions - China Post

Evergreen logistics unit badly damaged by Tianjin explosions - China Post | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A logistics subsidiary of Evergreen Group (長榮集團), a Taiwan-based shipping conglomerate, has been badly damaged by the deadly explosions in Tianjin, a busy port city in northern China.
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Chinese cargo ships stuck waiting in Monterey Bay, areas north - Monterey County Herald

Chinese cargo ships stuck waiting in Monterey Bay, areas north - Monterey County Herald | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Monterey >> Two Chinese cargo ships seen in the Monterey Bay, and points north, are in a holding pattern waiting for a spot to dock in Oakland.Both vessels — each about the length of three football fields — left from Termin...
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Nippon buys out Chinese joint venture to gain hinterland access | JOC.com

Nippon buys out Chinese joint venture to gain hinterland access | JOC.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Nippon Express Co., Japan’s largest international freight forwarder, said that it has made its joint venture in China a wholly-owned subsidiary to quickly respond to the changing logistics business environment, wherein manufacturers are shifting their operations further inland, necessitating greater inland penetration by international firms.
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