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Forward provides full e-AWB solution to over 90 airlines powered by WIN

Comprehensive logistics software solution, Forward, from Posbeyikian Butcher y Asociados, simplifies e-freight for independent freight forwarders powered by WIN Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, 3rd May 2016 – As the preferred solution in the Caribbean and Latin American markets, Forward offers customers e-Air Waybill (e-AWB) connectivity to over 90 airlines through the Worldwide Information Network (WIN)’s […]

TIACA calls for greater cooperation in global fight against counterfeit goods

New TIACA Position Paper calls for rights holders, service providers, and regulators to come together and adopt a multi-pronged approach Miami, USA, Thursday, 21st April 2016 – TIACA condemns the growing problem of goods that infringe Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), and calls for Customs authorities to bring together rights holders, service providers, and regulators for […]

IJS Global GEFCO Netherlands awarded Good Distribution Practice certificate

Dutch Ministry of Health awards GDP certificate because IJS Global GEFCO NL demonstrates best practice in the Life Sciences and Healthcare industry Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Monday, 18th April 2016 – IJS Global GEFCO Netherlands (NL) has been awarded a Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certificate by the Dutch Ministry of Health, with immediate effect. The internationally-recognised […]

Kerry Logistics raises stake in INDEV to 50% further strengthening capabilities in India

Hong Kong and New Delhi, India, Wednesday 13 April 2016 – Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, announces it has entered into memorandum of understanding to increase its stake in Indev Logistics Pvt. Ltd. (‘INDEV’), a well-established Indian logistics company headquartered in Chennai, […]

Mallory Alexander VP Melzie Wilson appointed to US Dept of Commerce supply chain committee

Melzie Wilson, VP Compliance for logistics provider Mallory Alexander International Logistics appointed to the committee by Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Memphis, Tennessee, USA, Monday, 11th April 2016 – Melzie Wilson, Vice President – Compliance at Mallory Alexander International Logistics, has been appointed to the US Department of Commerce’s Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness […]

FREIGHT BROKERS JOINS UK LUXURY BRAND CHAMPIONS WALPOLE

International courier broker Freight Brokers is logistics Corporate Partner for Walpole – the unique alliance of over 170 luxury brands London, UK, Wednesday, 6 April 2016 – Freight Brokers has joined British luxury brand association Walpole as logistics Corporate Partner, beginning the partnership by handling the delivery of Walpole 2016 Yearbook, The Allure of British Luxury, […]

Volga-Dnepr President Alexey Isaykin inducted to TIACA Hall of Fame

Alexey Isaykin will be formally inducted to the Hall of Fame at TIACA’s Executive Summit and Annual General Meeting this May Miami, USA, Tuesday, 5th April 2016 – Alexey Isaykin, President of Volga-Dnepr Group, has been inducted to the TIACA Hall of Fame. Isaykin has been President of Volga-Dnepr since 2002, during which time the organization […]

Shippers take center stage at TIACA’s Executive Summit

Lars J.T. Droog to head panel debate on shippers’ concerns at TIACA’s Executive Summit in May Miami, USA, Friday, 1st April 2016 – Shippers utilizing the air cargo industry will be given a voice at The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA)’s Executive Summit, which takes place from 24th to 26th May in Hollywood Beach, Florida, […]

Stream Software’s Streamliner Solution connects to over 90 airlines through WIN

Stream Software’s customers can now prepare their paper and/or electronic Air Waybills (e-AWBs) efficiently within their operational software and transfer data instantly. Click here to read the full story

Emirates SkyCargo Divisional Senior Vice President Nabil Sultan joins TIACA Board

Nabil Sultan, Emirates’ Divisional Senior Vice President, Cargo has been appointed to The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) Board of Directors. Click here to read the full story

Cargo iQ revealed as new name of Cargo 2000 and five new members join

Cargo 2000 (C2K) has rebranded as Cargo iQ as part of a strategic transformation programme including a Smart Data Project and new certification scheme. Emirates SkyCargo is amongst the new members to join. Click here to read the full story

Record attendance and member benefit announcements at WCA Conference

WCA saw record attendance at its first ever WCA Conference Week in the Middle East region. Click here to read the full story

Free e-AWBs in 2016 for independent forwarders

Members of WCA will have free access to the Worldwide Information Network (WIN)’s e-AWB platform in 2016 Click here to read the full story

Multimodal hosts new air cargo workshop as part of three-day education programme

Workshops include updates on the new International Maritime Organization (IMO) container weighing regulations and the European Union (EU) Union Customs Code Click here to read the full story

SESAR deployment 2016 programme highlights

SESAR Deployment Manager today showcased the highlights of the upcoming Deployment Programme 2016 (DP 2016) at the World ATM Congress. Click here to read the full story  

HANSA HEAVY LIFT deploys unit for underwater power plant in Australia

The global tramp carrier has successfully installed a bioWAVE energy unit to help with construction of a new wave power plant.   Click here to read the full story.  

SESAR Deployment Manager congratulates winners of first Single European Sky Awards & receives a special mention

SESAR Deployment Manager congratulates the five winners of the Single European Sky Awards and is very proud to have received a special mention for establishing the first partnership for deploying SESAR Solutions from the European Commission. Click here to read the full story

SESAR Deployment Manager and European Organisation for Civil Aviation Equipment sign Memorandum of Cooperation

SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) and the European Organisation for Civil Aviation Equipment (EUROCAE) have today signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC). Click here to read the full story

Key facts and figures on SESAR deployment

On the first day of the World Air Traffic Management (ATM) Congress, SESAR Deployment Manager kicks off with some key figures on deployment happening today. Click here to read the full story

TIACA creates new Shippers’ Advisory Committee

Lars J.T. Droog, Head of EMEA Supply Chain at Tosoh to chair the new group Click here to read the full story

Security tops the Executive Summit agenda – read the latest TIACA newsletter

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Freight Brokers delivers new jewellery range for Made in Chelsea’s Rosie Fortescue

Reality TV star Rosie Fortescue is launching her second jewellery range and relying on Freight Brokers to safely manage deliveries   Click here to read the full story.

FedEx Services managing director Frank Newman joins TIACA Board

Frank Newman, Managing Director, FedEx Services, has been appointed to the International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) Board of Directors. Click here to read the full story

Disruptive innovation debate leads Multimodal seminar line up

Multimodal 2016 seminar line-up announced as on-line voting for the FTA Multimodal awards opens Click here to read the full story

The WACO System launches new Associate Vendor membership

Chapman Freeborn and Cargoguide are first to join The WACO System as Associate Vendors Click here to read the full story

Mark Preece brings specialist offshore expertise to HANSA HEAVY LIFT

New Senior Advisor role to help grow the global tramp carrier’s presence in the offshore and transportation and installation (T&I) sectors Click here to read the full story

Gebrüder Weiss to represent The WACO System in East-Central Europe

Logistics provider Gebrüder Weiss will represent Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, and Slovakia for the network Click here to read the full story

Freight Brokers to support Finlay & Co.’s international e-commerce push

British eyewear specialist Finlay & Co. to launch 2016 collection and first optical range with help from Freight Brokers Click here to read the full story

TIACA joins regulators on Advance Data talks and more in their January 2016 newsletter

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Kerry Logistics Looks to Double Berth Space at Kerry Siam Seaport to Capture Increasing ASEAN Growth

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, is pleased to announce that construction has commenced on Phase Four of the expansion at Kerry Siam Seaport (KSSP) in Laem Chabang, Thailand, as it continues to develop the facility into a key cargo gateway for […]

Kerry Logistics Named Outstanding Global Logistics Network at Quamnet Outstanding Enterprise Awards 2015

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was presented with the Outstanding Global Logistics Network Award at the Quamnet Outstanding Enterprise Awards (‘QOEA’) 2015. Click here to read the full story.

Cargo 2000 appoints Chris Davies to new Technical Manager role

Cargo 2000 Board announces new role during Amsterdam meeting and agrees next steps for brand relaunch and change program Click here to read the full story

SESAR Deployment Manager and European Investment Bank join forces in support of Single European Sky Initiative

Today, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Pim van Ballekom and Managing Director of the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) Massimo Garbini signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to reinforce and expand cooperation between the two organisations. Click here to read the full story

Paloma Blue to launch new collection in 2016 supported by Freight Brokers

Womenswear label Paloma Blue to launch a new collection in February 2016 and eyes international expansion working with Freight Brokers Click here to read the full story.

Freight Brokers Newsletter January 2016 is out!

Get 20% off Charlotte Simone in this edition of the Freight Brokers newsletter, or read about expansion plans at Paloma Blue and what the new year has in store for Finery London by clicking on the image below.

Multimodal 2016 opens for registration and calls for new awards nominations

Online registration system for free-to-attend exhibition and seminars uses social media to maximise networking opportunities. Click here to read the full story    

Kerry Logistics Wins Concession to Operate Inland Ports in Myanmar to Strengthen Footprints in the Greater Mekong Region

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, announced that its subsidiary, KLN (Singapore) Pte Ltd, has been awarded concession to operate inland ports in Yangon and Mandalay, two major commercial cities in Myanmar.   Click here to read the full story.

HANSA HEAVY LIFT navigates western boundary of Northern Sea Route

HHL New York and HHL Amazon successfully navigated the western boundary of the NSR through 70 cm ice and extreme weather conditions to deliver project cargo to Russia.   Click here to read the full story.

Incheon Airport VP Kwang-Soo Lee joins TIACA Board of Directors

Kwang-Soo Lee, VP Marketing for South Korea’s Seoul-Incheon International Airport becomes 15th member of TIACA Board.   Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics Opens New IT Development Centre in Penang to Harness Internet Technology for Global Expansion

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, opened its first IT Development Centre in Penang, Malaysia today, to harness internet technology in support of its rapidly growing international operations. Click here to read the full story.

Kerry Logistics Garners Hong Kong Corporate Governance Excellence Awards 2015

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has been honoured with the Hong Kong Corporate Governance Excellence Awards 2015, jointly presented by The Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies and the Centre for Corporate Governance and Financial Policy, Hong Kong Baptist University.   Click here to […]

Dan March appointed CEO of WCA with David Yokeum becoming chairman

Ram Menen joins new global Supervisory Board for the world’s largest network of independent forwarders, WCA Click here to read the full story

Cloud ERP provider Softlink Global offers full e-AWB connectivity to over 90 airlines powered by WIN

Logistics software provider Softlink Global facilitates e-freight for independent forwarders using the Worldwide Information Network (WIN) online platform Click here to read the full story

HANSA HEAVY LIFT opens two new offices and appoints new commercial agent

HANSA HEAVY LIFT expands global office network in Latin America and the Middle East and appoints new commercial agent Click here to read the full story

20% off House of Holland in the festive issue of the Freight Brokers newsletter

Read about Freight Brokers’ new customer Body Editions, gain fashion tips from Eric Musgrave, and take part in our silent auction in aid of a good cause by clicking on the below image.

Kerry Logistics Wins International Award at DHL/SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was presented with the International Award at the DHL/SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards 2015.   Click here to read the full story

TIACA: Get ready for the EU Customs Code

TIACA newsletter December 2015 – Click here for the latest news and views from TIACA

Dave Gaughan heads new management team at Kerry Logistics UK

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has appointed Dave Gaughan Managing Director in the UK, based at its UK headquarters in Manchester. Click here to read the full story

SESAR Deployment Manager: EU support for better air traffic management project given the green light today

The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) today gave the green light to a key project to improve the management of the European airspace.   Click here to read the full story

FTA Multimodal 2016 award nominations open as John Sergeant named host

New venue at the Birmingham NEC’s Vox Conference Centre and new categories announced for the gala dinner on 10th May 2016 Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics Named Asian 3PL of the Year at the Supply Chain Asia Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was named Asian 3PL of the Year at the Supply Chain Asia Awards 2015 (the ‘Awards’) held in Singapore on 19 November 2015. Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics Wins the First Ever Maritime Logistics Award at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has won the Maritime Logistics Award at the 8th Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia 2015 (the ‘Awards’) held on 16 November 2015 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Click here to read the full story  

The WACO System welcomes two new members and signs partnership deal with Qatar Airways

Global freight management network The WACO System has grown by two new members and signed a global strategic partnership deal with Qatar Airways. Click here to read the full story

Freight Brokers works with British womenswear brand Body Editions

Wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers is managing international Time Critical, sample, and Production shipments for up-and-coming British fashion brand Body Editions. Click here to read the full story

TIACA newsletter November 2015

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HANSA HEAVY LIFT transports three tugboats to Malaysia

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported three tugboats each weighing 507 metric tons from Rotterdam, The Netherlands, to Johor, Malaysia. Click here to read the full story

European air traffic management stakeholders ready to invest in modernisation

SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) surveyed the European Air Traffic Management (ATM) industry on their intentions to submit Pilot Common Project (PCP) related projects in the upcoming Connecting European Facility (CEF) Transport Calls for Proposals 2015. Click here to read the full story

Cargo 2000 members agree new quality standards for the air cargo industry

Cargo 2000 (C2K) Working Group meets in Vienna to kick offrevision of its Door–to–Door specification Click here to read the full story

TIACA makes ACF networking easy with new on-line meeting scheduler

A one-to-one speed networking system called CargoLinX will facilitate over 1000 meetings during two days at next year’s ACF Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics appoints new managing director for Europe

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has appointed Thomas Blank as its new Managing Director of Europe with effect immediately. Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics Crowned Global Logistics Provider of the Year for Second Year Running at Payload Asia Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has been named the Global Logistics Provider of the Year (Industry Choice) and also received the X Factor Award (Customer Choice) at the Payload Asia Awards 2015. Click here to read the full story

Innovation tops the agenda at TIACA Air Cargo Forum 2016

Air Cargo Vision 2020 theme for Paris ACF next October 26th to 28th 2016 Click here to read the full story

New education programme for Multimodal 2016

Experts at the UK and Ireland’s leading logistics show will shed light on Big Data, e-freight challenges, and new container weight legislation Click here to read the full story

TIACA calls for solutions to EU migrant crisis and offers security advice

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has called on world leaders meeting at the United Nations this week to work together to find solutions to the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe in a message to its members today. Click here to read the full story.  

SESAR: Deployment programme 2015 delivered

Massimo Garbini, Managing Director of SESAR Deployment Manager, formally delivered the final version of the SESAR Deployment Programme 2015 (DP 2015) for approval to the Directorate General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission (DG MOVE) today Click here to read the full story

Ariaen Zimmerman heads new management team at Cargo 2000

Zimmerman appointed Executive Director leading C2K’s strategic transformation program Click here to read the full story

The GEFCO Group announces the acquisition of IJS GLOBAL to strengthen its international air and sea freight services

The GEFCO Group, a global player in logistics for manufacturers and the European leader in automotive logistics, has signed an agreement with the private equity fund Nimbus to acquire the Dutch company IJS Global, specialised in air and sea freight operations. Read the full story here

WIN expands e-booking platform

The Worldwide Information Network (WIN) is helping forwarders save on time and costs with an enhanced electronic booking system. Read the full story here  

HANSA HEAVY LIFT opens new Southern Europe regional office in Monaco

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has opened a regional office for the South European market covering France, Italy and Spain based in Monaco as part of on-going global expansion plans. Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics deploys the award-winning robotic fulfillment solution to meet e-commerce demands

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (“Kerry Logistics”; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has introduced six fully automated and programmed robotic butlers at its flagship facility PC3 in Hong Kong to meet the ever-growing consumer demands in online shopping. Read the full story here

Forwarders must find flexible solutions for the pharma supply chain according to IJS Global

Forwarders must learn to be flexible and tailor solutions as the pharma supply chain becomes more complex Read the full story here

Jet Airways accepts e-bookings via WIN

Jet Airways has announced it now accepts e-bookings via the Worldwide Information Network (WIN) e-platform. Read the full story here

TIACA Times Fall 2015 issue is out now

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Warren Jones appointed TIACA director

TIACA strengthens sales team with appointments of Warren Jones as Director and Kenneth Gibson as Business Development Manager Read the full story here

Hans Infomatic’s software solution connects to more than 90 airlines through WIN

The India-based e-freight software development company hasteamed up with the Worldwide Information Network (WIN) to offerits customers a streamlined e-Customs process Read the full story here

HANSA HEAVY LIFT recognised with Five Star Excellence Award by DNV GL

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has been recognized with a DNV GL Excellence – Five Stars Award for the high quality of its management systems. Read the full story here  

Hansa Heavy Lift safely transports shiploader from China to the USA

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported a shiploader weighing over 560 metric tons from Nantong/China to Portland, Oregon/USA for Sandvik Mining and Construction. Click here to read the full story

Kerry Logistics to support Debenhams’ Middle East growth

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (“Kerry Logistics”; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has secured a contract with Debenhams, a leading British multinational retailer, to support the department store’s growing export market in the Middle East. Read the full story here

WIN: Thailand’s second largest air forwarder pushes ahead with e-AWB

As Thailand’s second largest air forwarder, Trans Air Cargo Co Ltd (TAC) has a strong case to realize the benefits of electronic air cargo operations. Read the full story here

TIACA promotes e-freight on new website

TIACA has launched a new website with added benefits for members including an industry scorecard to help with the drive towards e-freight. Read the full story here

IJS Global delivers Time Critical solutions for world superbike racing team

The supply chain specialist is moving equipment and spare parts across the globe for the Splitlath Eric Beull Racing (EBR) TT Superbike team Read the full story here

TIACA welcomes five new members to its board of directors

New officers broaden global reach and bring wider scope of expertise to the TIACA board Click here to read the full story

329 million euro co-funding for modernising European Air Traffic Management

SESAR Deployment Manager gets European Air Traffic Management (ATM) industry ready to invest Click here to read the full story

Coyne Airways launches new generation tracking app

Coyne Airways customers can track shipments anywhere in the world thanks to the smartphone app Read the full story here

Freight Brokers to work with new fashion retailer PEP&CO

Global wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers to handle new fashion high street chain PEP&CO’s international Production shipments Read the full story here

TIACA welcomes WCO’s new security framework as part of global standardization for Advance Data

TIACA has welcomed the WCO Council’s adoption of important updates to its SAFE Framework of Standards to Secure and Facilitate Global Trade. Read the full story here

Gary Wilcock, Kerry Logistics MD of Europe, passes away aged 54

It is with great sadness that Kerry Logistics announces the passing away of Gary Wilcock, Managing Director (MD) of Europe, on Sunday 21st of June 2015, aged 54, after a short battle against cancer. Read the full statement here

EDA and SESAR Deployment Manager seal cooperation

Jorge Domecq, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency (EDA), and Massimo Garbini, Managing Director of the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). Read the full story here

Multimodal and FTA announce new awards and seminar partnership for 2016 and beyond

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) and Multimodal are teaming up to launch new awards categories and more seminars at next year’s show. Click here to read the full press release

SESAR Deployment Manager delivers first Air Traffic Management Infrastructure Deployment Programme concerning 3 billion euro

Massimo Garbini, Managing Director of SESAR Deployment Manager, formally delivered the first SESAR Deployment Programme to the Directorate General for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission (DG MOVE) today. Read the full story here

New online fashion label Finery London partners with Freight Brokers

Global wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers is supporting the growing fashion brand to carry international Production orders Read the full story here

Richard Charles interview with International Transport Journal

Richard Charles, Executive Director, The WACO System, was recently interviewed by the editor of the International Transport Journal. Read the full story here

IJS Global boosts management team and opens new branches

Global freight forwarder IJS Global opens new branches in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and Luxembourg and appoints new ocean freight director Read the full story here

HANSA HEAVY LIFT safely launches 900 metric ton megayacht for its world premiere in Turkey

HHL Valparaiso’s two 700 ton cranes have lifted a new luxury yacht built by Sunrise Yachtsfrom the dock to the sea for its world premiere in Antalya/Turkey Read the full story here

House of Holland delivers globally with help from Freight Brokers

British fashion brand House of Holland to work with international wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers for worldwide e-deliveries Read the full story here

Kerry Logistics to support House of Fraser’s China expansion

House of Fraser, the UK’s premium department store group has teamed up with the Asia logistics specialist for its store and on-line launch into the Chinese market Read the full story here

WIN: Air France KLM Cargo achieves first export e-AWB from Saudi Arabia

Jeddah-based independent forwarder Express Forwarding Services (EFS), a member of the WCA Family and long-time user of the WIN IT connectivity platform, has made the first ever e-AWBs shipments on Air France KLM Cargo out of Saudi Arabia. Read the full story here

Kerry Logistics opens new office in Portugal

Kerry Logistics has opened a new office in Portugal as part of on-going expansion plans across Europe. Click here to read the full story

WIN: E-freight champion calls for paradigm shift in technology and a manifesto for change

John DeBenedette, Managing Director (MD) of online platform for independent forwarders, WIN, has challenged air freight bosses to urgently adopt a technology manifesto for change  Read the full story here

Shinji Kitamura joins The WACO System Board

Global independent freight network The WACO System has welcomed Shinji Kitamura to its Board of Directors. Read the full story here