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IAG Cargo's fresh food air freight sees ‘biggest year ever’

IAG Cargo's fresh food air freight sees ‘biggest year ever’ | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
IAG Cargo, the business formed between British Airways Cargo and Cargo Iberia back in April 2011, has seen a dramatic rise in its perishable chilled air freight business over the past four years as imports of fruit and vegetables from Africa and...
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Chattanooga-based Kenco marks 63 years

Chattanooga-based Kenco marks 63 years | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Chattanooga-based Kenco, a locally grown business with an international footprint, on Friday marked its 63rd year with a permanent tribute to founders Jim Kennedy Sr., Jim Kennedy Jr. and Sam Smartt.
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Special delivery: Postal Service considers alcohol deliveries to make money

Special delivery: Postal Service considers alcohol deliveries to make money | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Special delivery: Postal Service considers alcohol deliveries to make money
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Donahoe has a wish list for raising cash for his financially ailing agency. High on it is delivery of beer, wine and spirits.
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Kabul waives millions in customs fines against coalition, demands paperwork instead

Kabul waives millions in customs fines against coalition, demands paperwork instead | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The Afghan government agreed to waive millions of dollars in customs fines on containers and equipment being sent home by the U.S.-led military coalition. (Afghanistan waives customs fees on military cargo during NATO withdrawal.
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German employers are abandoning the country's famous labour model - The Economist

German employers are abandoning the country's famous labour model - The Economist | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
German employers are abandoning the country's famous labour model The Economist For example, the German arm of Amazon, an American online retailer, is resisting demands from ver.di, a big trade union, to pay its staff according to the national...
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Penske Logistics Wins Kroger’s Indiana Distribution Center Business  |   blog.gopenske.com

Penske Logistics Wins Kroger’s Indiana Distribution Center Business  |   blog.gopenske.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Penske Logistics has won the contract to operate and manage Kroger’s 600,000 square foot refrigerated food distribution facility located in West Shelbyville, Ind. Penske officially began operating the facility July 21.
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Meritor Announces Sale Of Brazilian Joint Venture

Meritor Announces Sale Of Brazilian Joint Venture The purchase price at closing for Meritor's ownership interest was $195 million in cash and other consideration.
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Con-way Inc. Reports 2013 Second-Quarter Results - PR Newswire (press release)

Con-way Inc. Reports 2013 Second-Quarter Results PR Newswire (press release) The company's performance benefited from better results at Con-way Freight, which continued to make progress with its strategic improvement initiatives, while Menlo...
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The UPS Store Makes 3D Printing Accessible to Start-Ups and Small Business Owners

The UPS Store Makes 3D Printing Accessible to Start-Ups and Small Business Owners | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The UPS Store® today announced it is the first nationwide retailer to test 3D printing services in-store. Select UPS Store locations will be offering the services to start-ups, sma
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FedEx settles customer overcharging lawsuit, says Bloomberg report

FedEx settles customer overcharging lawsuit, says Bloomberg report | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Following reports from earlier this month indicating that FedEx had agreed to settle a lawsuit regarding charges that the Memphis-based company was “systemically” overcharging customers by billing business and government offices at higher...
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the Loadstar » 30% of online purchases are mailed in breach of dangerous goods rules

the Loadstar » 30% of online purchases are mailed in breach of dangerous goods rules | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Toyota to build new $230m engine plant in Indonesia - Supplychains Magazine

Toyota to build new $230m engine plant in Indonesia - Supplychains Magazine | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Click here to view original web page at powertrain.automotive-business-review.com Toyota to build new $230m engine plant in Indonesia ABR Staff Writer Published 25 July 2013 Japanese automaker Toyota is planning (RT @MaxHenry "Supply Chain: Toyota...
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Sri Lanka eyes South Asian hub with Chinese mega port - Channel NewsAsia

Sri Lanka eyes South Asian hub with Chinese mega port - Channel NewsAsia | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A $500 million Chinese-built port opens on Monday in Sri Lanka, giving Beijing a vital foothold on the world's busiest international shipping lane as it seeks to secure maritime supply routes.
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Chrysler will take over logistics for Alfa Romeo in Russia ...

Chrysler will take over logistics for Alfa Romeo in Russia ... | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The spokesperson said that Chrysler Rus would emphasise quality of service and spare parts logistics rather than attempting to ramp up sales too quickly. Previously Alfa Romeo aimed the level of sales of 2,000 cars per year, ...
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DOT proposes to reduce trucking paperwork

DOT proposes to reduce trucking paperwork | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx proposed Thursday to reduce trucking paperwork to save industry $1.7 billion a year.
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Deutsche Bahn Competes With Sea Freight on China-Europe Train

Deutsche Bahn Competes With Sea Freight on China-Europe Train | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Deutsche Bahn Competes With Sea Freight on China-Europe Train Bloomberg Companies handling freight moved by air, sea or train are vying for the fastest trade routes, while struggling with subdued demand amid the longest recession in the euro area...
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The Singapore Surge - Article from Supply Chain Management Review

The Singapore Surge - Article from Supply Chain Management Review | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
With both China and India losing ground within the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) this past year, it appears that tiny Singapore is regaining business from U.S. multinationals seeking a stable shipping and sourcing alternative.
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Armed Mounties to oversee U.S. cargo pre-inspection - British Columbia - CBC News

Armed Mounties to oversee U.S. cargo pre-inspection - British Columbia - CBC News | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The federal government has adopted a new measure to serve as a reminder that Canadian law applies even though armed American inspectors have set up shop on this side of the border. (RT @cbcnewsbc: Armed Mounties to oversee U.S.
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MASkargo introduces premium air freight services

MASkargo introduces premium air freight services | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Kuala Lumpur: MASkargo Sdn Bhd, the air cargo division of Malaysia Airlines, Wednesday launched MASlift, a premium air freight service, that offers guaranteed uplift with a money-back guarantee.
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Kerry looks to spin off logistics operations - South China Morning Post

Kerry looks to spin off logistics operations - South China Morning Post | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Kerry looks to spin off logistics operations South China Morning Post Kerry Properties intends to spin off its logistics arm in a Hong Kong listing, the firm said in a filing with the stock exchange yesterday, at a time when global trade is showing...
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US Q2 GDP grows faster than expected at 1.7%

US Q2 GDP grows faster than expected at 1.7% | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The U.S. economy picked up slightly in the second quarter of the year, though the overall pace of growth remained lackluster as consumers held back and the federal government continued to cut spending.
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NYK opens stockyard for Ford at Chennai port | Automotive Logistics

NYK opens stockyard for Ford at Chennai port | Automotive Logistics | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
RT @Auto_Logistics: NYK opens stockyard for Ford at Chennai port http://t.co/Fs8j1PVCPj via @auto_logistics
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India's Tiger Logistics Files For IPO

India's Tiger Logistics Files For IPO | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Author: Pranali Shah
, Category: I.P.O. / Offerings
, Industry: Transport/Logistics
, Title: Tiger Logistics Files For IPO
, Snippet: Tiger Logistics Limited has filed an IPO on BSE SME Platform.
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Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes ... - Supply Chain Digest

Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes ... - Supply Chain Digest | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes ...
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Global Supply Chain News: As Chinese Manufacturing Advantage Wanes, Which are the 16 Countries Poised to Fill the Void?
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