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Vale competes stake sale of logistics unit VLI Mining giant Vale has completed the sale of 35.9% stake in its logistics unit, VLI for about BRL2.7bn ($1.2bn). Services > Contract Logistics > News
Suttons secures Bayer contract for integrated logistics By LBR Staff Writer
Suttons Transport Group has secured a contract from polymer and plastics producer Bayer MaterialScience (China) to provide integrated logistics services, including traditional and value added bulk chemical logistics and supply chain services.
Services > Contract Logistics > News Global Logistic Properties leases 366,000ft² in China By LBR Staff Writer
Singapore-based Global Logistic Properties (GLP) said that a smartphone manufacturer, who is also its existing customer, has signed up six leases totaling 34,000m² (366,000ft²) at GLP parks in six cities across China.
Supply Chain > News Vale competes stake sale of logistics unit VLI By LBR Staff Writer
Mining giant Vale has completed the sale of 35.9% stake in its logistics unit, VLI for about BRL2.7bn ($1.2bn).
Services > Contract Logistics > News
McAleese agrees to buy WA Freight By LBR Staff Writer
Australia-based transport and logistics firm McAleese has agreed to buy Forrestfield-based WA Freight Group (WAFG) for a consideration of $15.4m.
Freight > Rail & Road > News Varner Retail extends logistics partnership with DB Schenker By LBR Staff Writer
Varner Retail is set to expand its partnership with DB Schenker, effective 1 April 2014, a new contract which will see Varner Group shops in Norway move all store distribution to DB Schenker.
Services > Contract Logistics > News GLP Leases 1 million square feet to Leading 3PLs in China By LBR Staff Writer
Global Logistic Properties, a provider of modern logistics facilities in China, Japan and Brazil, has signed new lease agreements totaling 96,000m² (1 million square feet) with leading third-party logistics companies in China.
Supply Chain > News

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Freight

McAleese agrees to buy WA Freight
16 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Australia-based transport and logistics firm McAleese has agreed to buy Forrestfield-based WA Freight Group (WAFG) for a consideration of $15.4m.
Freight > Rail & Road > News
Stobart sells major stake in transport and distribution business
14 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
British multimodal logistics company Stobart Group has sold 51% share in its transport and distribution business to DBay Advisors under a deal valued at £280.8m.
Freight > Rail & Road > News

Services

Suttons secures Bayer contract for integrated logistics
18 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Suttons Transport Group has secured a contract from polymer and plastics producer Bayer MaterialScience (China) to provide integrated logistics services, including traditional and value added bulk chemical logistics and supply chain services.
Services > Contract Logistics > News
Vale competes stake sale of logistics unit VLI
17 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Mining giant Vale has completed the sale of 35.9% stake in its logistics unit, VLI for about BRL2.7bn ($1.2bn).
Services > Contract Logistics > News

Transport Infrastructure

CJ Korea Express, YTO Express sign cooperation agreement
15 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
South Korea-based logistics company CJ Korea Express and Chinese delivery firm YTO Express have signed a preliminary deal for business cooperation.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
FedEx Express opens $48m distribution center in Mexico
09 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp, has opened a new $48m distribution center, FedEx Hub Nacional México, in the State of Mexico.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

Global Logistic Properties leases 366,000ft² in China
17 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Singapore-based Global Logistic Properties (GLP) said that a smartphone manufacturer, who is also its existing customer, has signed up six leases totaling 34,000m² (366,000ft²) at GLP parks in six cities across China.
Supply Chain > News
GLP Leases 1 million square feet to Leading 3PLs in China
16 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Global Logistic Properties, a provider of modern logistics facilities in China, Japan and Brazil, has signed new lease agreements totaling 96,000m² (1 million square feet) with leading third-party logistics companies in China.
Supply Chain > News

Logistics Technology

Volkswagen Group joins Clean Shipping Network
06 February 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
German automaker Volkswagen Group has joined the association of cargo owners, Clean Shipping Network.
Sustainability > News
Global Logistic receives LEED Platinum certification for Misato III
13 November 2013 | By LBR Staff Writer
Global Logistic Properties, a Singapore-based provider of modern logistics facilities, has received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum certification for GLP Misato III.
Supply Chain > News

Sustainability

Donlen introduces fully integrated toll management program
17 February 2014
Donlen, a provider of financing and asset management solutions to the fleet industry, has partnered with American Traffic Solutions (ATS) Fleet Services to launch a fully integrated toll management program for their customers.
Transport Infrastructure > News
LPR wins pallet supply contract from Carlsberg UK
17 January 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
LPR, a France-based pallet pooling operator has bagged a supply contract from Carlsberg UK, the fourth largest brewer in the country.
Transport Infrastructure > News



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