Global Logistics ...
Follow
Find
10.2K views | +1 today
Global Logistics Trends and News
Global supply chain and logistics news and analysis from around the world
Curated by Cathy Roberson
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Today's @TransportIntell's brief - Going "local" with parts sourcing

Today's @TransportIntell's brief - Going "local" with parts sourcing | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Transport Intelligence is a leading independent source of research and analysis for the global logistics market. Providing timely, accurate and accessible information on competitors and industry developments covering: solutions, services, trends, third party logistics,logistic growth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

GLP Buys Into China Logistics Firm, CMST Development joint venture would give GLP access to more than 9 million square meters of the Chinese company's land.

GLP Buys Into China Logistics Firm, CMST Development joint venture would give GLP access to more than 9 million square meters of the Chinese company's land. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
GLP Buys Into China Logistics Firm Wall Street Journal As part of the deal, GLP will also form a joint venture with CMST Development that is expected to invest more than 3.6 billion yuan ($583 million) to develop logistics facilities on land that...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Etihad Seals $2.4 Billion Deal to Buy 49% Alitalia

Etihad Airways PJSC signed a 1.76 billion-euro ($2.4 billion) deal to purchase 49 percent of Alitalia SpA, giving the Gulf company access to one of Europe’s biggest travel markets and providing a lifeline to Italy’s unprofitable former flag-carrier.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

.@InPostUK joins @MetaPack's platform

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Another logistics providers buys out its Vietnamese JV. This time DB Schenker

Another logistics providers buys out its Vietnamese JV. This time DB Schenker | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
DB Schenker has acquired remaining 49% stake in its joint venture (JV) with Vietnam's Gemadept Logistics to strengthen its foothold in the country.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

DP World Vancouver to turn away US-bound rail cargo

DP World Vancouver to turn away US-bound rail cargo | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Starting Aug. 8, DP World Vancouver will stop accepting U.S.-bound containers intended for direct transfer to rail, citing a lack of railcars to handle the surge of cargo headed across the border.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

North American logistics and transportation M&A activity heats up. Thanks @CanadianShipper!

North American logistics and transportation M&A activity heats up. Thanks @CanadianShipper! | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
LONDON, U.K.-- North America has been the focus of nearly $2bn worth of mergers and acquisitions activity over the course of the last week. This brief window has seen game changing deals with the likes of Norbert Dentressangle’s...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Expeditors doubles business with Hong Kong air freight logistics provider Hacis

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Berg Insight: Logistics companies must prepare for rising remote data

Berg Insight: Logistics companies must prepare for rising remote data | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Logistics companies must ready themselves for an onslaught of data generated by growing usage of cargo tracking units, according to Berg Insight.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Myanmar government chooses CJ Korea Express as logistics joint venture partner

Myanmar government chooses CJ Korea Express as logistics joint venture partner | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
CJ Korea Express said Friday it was named a preferred partner to form a joint venture with the Myanmar government. CJ Group’s logistics affiliate said that the JV with Myanmar’s state-run Road Transport Administration Department will develop a 13,000-square-meter distribution center in Yangon and operate it for 20 years. They plan to form the JV by the end of the year, and aim to establish seven distribution bases ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Ti's report finds global freight forwarding facing major challenges

Ti's report finds global freight forwarding facing major challenges | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Global freight forwarding facing major challenges Australasian Transport News (subscription) These include multi-modal transport as an alternative to air and/or sea freight movement as well as industry-specific solutions particularly for those...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

MAPI Warns US Exports to Asia on a Slow Boat

MAPI Warns US Exports to Asia on a Slow Boat | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The US is ignoring rapid growth in its trans-Pacific trade deficit, as well as lackluster export growth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Оборот глобального рынка экспедирования снизился на 3,3% - Морские вести России

Оборот глобального рынка экспедирования снизился на 3,3% - Морские вести России | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Морские вести России
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Unishippers Unveils New Subsidiary, Launch Logistics to develop stronger solutions for franchisees

Unishippers Unveils New Subsidiary, Launch Logistics to develop stronger solutions for franchisees | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Unishippers Unveils New Subsidiary, Launch Logistics
Industrial Distribution
SALT LAKE CITY — On Aug.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

How much will Russian ban hit US poultry shippers, ports?

Russia's one-year ban on food imports from the U.S. and other countries will hit U.S. poultry exports particularly hard, given Russian fondness for American frozen chicken. (Which container lines, which U.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Maersk raises rates on US inland shipments | JOC

Maersk raises rates on US inland shipments | JOC | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Intermodal volumes have been on the rise for more than a year, and additional stressors and peak-season volume surges have pushed Maersk Line to announce new tariffs on U.S. inland import and export shipments.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Ti's APAC Brief: Singapore Post records revenue growth as its regional presence increases

Ti's APAC Brief: Singapore Post records revenue growth as its regional presence increases | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Transport Intelligence is a leading independent source of research and analysis for the global logistics market. Providing timely, accurate and accessible information on competitors and industry developments covering: solutions, services, trends, third party logistics,logistic growth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Malaysia Airlines to Be Delisted in $429 Million Buyout

Malaysia Airlines to Be Delisted in $429 Million Buyout | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Malaysian Airline System Bhd. will be delisted after sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional Bhd. offered to buy out minority shareholders in a restructuring plan for the national carrier that suffered two disasters this year.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Google and Barnes & Noble Unite to Take On Amazon with same day delivery starting in NY, LA & San Francisco

Google and Barnes & Noble Unite to Take On Amazon with same day delivery starting in NY, LA & San Francisco | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Book buyers in Manhattan, West Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay area will be able to get same-day deliveries from local Barnes & Noble stores through Google Shopping Express.
more...
Gryphes's curator insight, August 15, 4:24 PM

This could grow and evolve into others markets -

Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Violence in Mexico results in closure of distribution plant and other facilities. Coca-Cola distribution plant had received threats.

Violence in Mexico results in closure of distribution plant and other facilities. Coca-Cola distribution plant had received threats. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Coca-Cola distribution plant had received threats in Mexico Fox News MEXICO CITY – Coca-Cola's largest Mexican bottler says it had received threats before attackers burned four of its delivery trucks in an area of southern Mexico known for drug...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Why GE is investing $2 billion in Africa by 2018

Why GE is investing $2 billion in Africa by 2018 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
nvestment in Africa will be in three strategic areas: building infrastructure; delivering localized solutions to customers; and capacity building, by providing skills training and growing supply chain development in local communities.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

FedEx and UPS packages increasingly arrive via the post office

FedEx and UPS packages increasingly arrive via the post office | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
FedEx and UPS are moving more of their packages through the U.S. Postal Service, putting pressure on the quasi-governmental chartered agency and raising questions about whether the post office is charging enough for the service.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Kuehne + Nagel expands partnership with the MetaPack Group into the UK

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Boeing Plans to Build Next Dreamliner Exclusively in South Carolina

Boeing Plans to Build Next Dreamliner Exclusively in South Carolina | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The union sued Boeing through the National Labor Relations Board, contending retaliation (versus IAM workers in Washington state) for building the new plant in a “right to work” state.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cathy Roberson
Scoop.it!

Large Corporations Push Suppliers to Develop New Networking Technology

Large Corporations Push Suppliers to Develop New Networking Technology | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
IT executives from 10 companies including Credit Suisse, FedEx, Gap, Fidelity Investments and JP Morgan Chase are asking their networking suppliers to step up innovation, reduce costs and make new networking gear work together.
more...
No comment yet.