• K+N to handle Audi VW logistics in Korea

    Audi Volkswagen and Swiss global forwarder Kuehne + Nagel (K+N) have announced a three-year strategic partnership for the car manufacturers’ warehouse management and parts distribution in South Korea. Kuehne + Nagel will handle Audi Volkswagen spare parts for the...... Read More
  • Two new contracts for CEVA

    CEVA Logistics recently announced two new contracts – one for a US telecommunications equipment provider and the other for a health food company in Turkey. In the first of these deals, CEVA will provide 100 per cent of the...... Read More
  • Rutges Cargo offers new pharma product

    Rutges Cargo has combined its security transport, control and visibility systems, temperature-controlled vehicle fleet and European network to launch a new product for pharmaceutical distribution. The ‘controlled’ product has been developed around the specific requirements of the world’s leading...... Read More
  • Huawei selects Panalpina as prime LSP

    Swiss-based global forwarder Panalpina has been named as a prime logistics service provider (LSP) by China’s Huawei Technologies, a global telecommunications giant, for Huawei’s China-Brazil end-to-end business. Under the three-year agreement Panalpina will handle all international air freight estimated...... Read More
  • Q1 profit for Agility despite downturn

    Kuwait-based Agility has reported a 16.4 per cent rise in net profit for the first quarter 2009 over the same period last year despite the global economic downturn. Net profit before non-recurring items was KD39.2 million (US$134.8 million). “Going...... Read More
  • JAL and Mitsui agree to logistics cooperation

    Japan Airlines Group (JAL) and Mitsui & Co., Ltd (Mitsui) have announced a new logistics business alliance. Under the partnership JAL will offer its air cargo services with Mitsui offering logistics solution services centering on sea freight. The two...... Read More
  • Deccan 360 to take flight this week

    GR Gopinath, who revolutionised India’s aviation industry with the country’s first low-fare carrier Air Deccan, will begin operation of his new express delivery and logistics service this week, pitting him against global heavyweights DHL, TNT and FedEx. Gopinath’s new...... Read More
  • Time:Matters & Jetpak team up on spare parts

    Time:matters, the special service provider for courier, same day and emergency logistics as well as time-critical spare parts logistics and Jetpak, a Nordic market leader for time-critical express logistics solutions, have developed a joint flight network specifically for the...... Read More
  • Time:matters and Cebu Pacific tie-up

    Time:matters and Philippines-based Cebu Pacific Cargo, have announced a new business tie-up in which the Lufthansa-owned logistics firm can now use Cebu Pacific flights departing from Manila Airport for its Special Speed Solutions and time-critical shipments. Time:matters said Manila...... Read More
  • UPS expands India field stocking network

    US-based global package delivery and logistics service provider UPS has announced plans to expand its field stocking location (FSL) network in India. “Despite current economic conditions, Asia continues to be a global manufacturing hub and market research indicates Asia’s...... Read More