Logistics


  • Indian logistics council to be created

    Hampered by inadequate transport infrastructure and a disorganised logistics sector, India’s national government has announced it is forming a council to help develop the sector. No timeframe for its establishment has been confi rmed, however. Among others, the council’s...... Read More
  • BMW chooses CEVA

    CEVA Logistics has won a contract to operate a Regional Distribution Centre (RDC) for BMW in the Polish special economic zone town of Slubice, close to the border with Germany. Starting in October, the 15,000 square metre RDC began...... Read More
  • New contracts for China’s Grand Power

    Grand Power Logistics Group Inc, a China-based international logistics provider, has announced that its airfreight subsidiary, Grand Power Express International (China) Limited, has reached direct sales contracts with ten additional, unspecified airlines. Grand Power Express now has contracts with...... Read More
  • Electrolux extends Italian contract with CEVA

    Electrolux Professional, a world leading supplier of professional food service and laundry equipment, has renewed and broadened its Italian distribution contract with CEVA Logistics, the latterannounced recently. Netherlands-based CEVA Logistics said the contract renewal would extend the transportation services...... Read More
  • Europe & CIS : Train rival to airfreight soon up and running

    Within the next few months, a new container train service linking Germany and China run by German train operator, Deutsche Bahn along with DB Schenker, DB’s transportation and logistics service provider, will be up and running. The Trans Eurasia...... Read More
  • Toll forges ahead, focuses on Asian acquisitions

    While considerable volatility exists in global debt and equity markets as well as in global energy prices, the logistics sector's fundamentals remain favourable as global trade and the trend to outsourcing continues, the Toll Group says.... Read More
  • CEVA Logistics

    CEVA Logistics, one of the leading supply chain companies in the world, today announced the appointment of Charles Wellins to the position of Vice President of the Ocean Freight division for the Asia Pacific region. In his new position,...... Read More
  • CEVA sued over toxic cargo in

    Sulpicio Lines Inc., owner of MV Princess of the Stars that capsized in the Southern Philippines off Romblon in June, recently initiated court action to sue the air-and-sea freight services firm that loaded the toxic endosulfan cargoonboard the ill-fated...... Read More
  • CEVA opens new Hong Kong freight hub

    Aiming to double its growth rate by 2010, Ceva Logistics has opened a new freight hub in Hong Kong.... Read More
  • Kuehne + Nagel International

    Reinhard Lange, who was appointed successor to current Kuehne + Nagel International AG CEO Klaus Herms in September 2007, will take up his new position on 1 January 2009, the Swiss global forwarding and logistics group announced recently. “The...... Read More