• GWC, Agility Qatar plan to merge

    Agility Qatar has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enter into merger discussions with the Gulf Warehousing Company (GWC), a company listed on the Doha Securities Market. The new entity will be called GWC ¨C...... Read More
  • US small-business optimism revealed in UPS survey

    Despite the steady stream of grim economic news, a large majority of US small-business owners are optimistic about their company’s financial future, according to two nationwide surveys sponsored by UPS. In the first UPS Business Monitor United States, conducted...... Read More
  • DHL links Europe to the ME by road

    DHL Freight, the overland transport business of German global logistics group Deutsche Post World Net, has announced the launch of a regular road freight service between Europe and the Middle East, which it is touting as a lower cost...... Read More
  • Global supply chains not ready for challenges

    Nearly half of companies with global supply chains say they fear major disruptions in their ability to source, produce and ship goods around the world, but they’re not doing much to prevent it, according to a new survey sponsoredby...... Read More
  • Guiness World Record for TNT

    TNT Express set a new Guinness World Record at its Liege, Belgium, hub by loading 30 Mercedes Smart Cars in a 747F in 35 minutes and 34 seconds. Th e feat was an event for TopGear Italia, an off...... Read More
  • DB Schenker expands business with Siemens

    Schenker Australia Pty Ltd has expanded its import and export services which it has been providing to Siemens medical products in Australia for more than eight years. The services will extend to all Siemens Australia and New Zealand international...... Read More
  • Agility breaks ground in Shanghai for Borouge

    Global logistics provider, Agility and Borouge, a leading provider of innovative, value creating plastics solutions, broke ground on 28 November for a new logistics hub in Shanghai that will receive over 600,000 tonnes of polyolefins (polypropylene and polyethylene) annually....... Read More
  • CEVA expands in Thailand and Malaysia

    CEVA Logistics has announced a new contract with CenCar Ltd. (Carrefour Thailand) to provide its delivery and supply chain management services in the retail and consumer goods segment. Under the scope of the contract, CEVA will manage a nationwide...... Read More
  • GAC opens new logistics office in Warsaw

    The GAC Group has opened a new sales office to meet what it says are growing demands for logistics services in Poland. As most of the country’s logistics business is controlled in and around Warsaw, GAC has strategically placed...... Read More
  • Belgian logistics firm invests in Singapore

    Logistics company Katoen Natie is spending some US$39.4 million in its third phase of expansion, taking its total investments in Singapore to $98.6 million. The Belgian firm has been operating in Singapore since 1997 providing logistics and semi-industrial services...... Read More