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DB Schenker deploys Magic Software’s integrated logistics solution Logistics firm DB Schenker has deployed Magic Software’s integration platform, in a bid to provide better services for eCommerce customers. Supply Chain > News
J.B. Hunt to acquire Special Logistics Dedicated J.B. Hunt Transport Services has agreed to acquire Special Logistics Dedicated (SLD) and its affiliated entities for $136m to expand its e-commerce delivery platform.
Supply Chain > News DB Schenker deploys Magic Software’s integrated logistics solution By LBR Staff Writer
Logistics firm DB Schenker has deployed Magic Software’s integration platform, in a bid to provide better services for eCommerce customers.
Supply Chain > News Bahri, Bolloré create new logistics JV in Saudi Arabia By LBR Staff Writer
Transportation and logistics provider Bahri has entered into an agreement with Bolloré Logistics to create a new logistics joint venture (JV) to serve customers in Saudi Arabia and surrounding region.
Supply Chain > News
Kuehne + Nagel buys Commodity Forwarders and Trillvane By LBR Staff Writer
Kuehne + Nagel has expanded its perishable logistics operations with the acquisition of US-based Commodity Forwarders (CFI) and Kenya-based Trillvane.
Supply Chain > News DHL eCommerce launches domestic delivery operations in Vietnam By LBR Staff Writer
DHL eCommerce, which is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has launched nationwide domestic B2C delivery services in Vietnam.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News Nesta offers $11.6bn to acquire Singapore logistics firm GLP By LBR Staff Writer
Nesta Investment Holdings has offered around S$16bn ($11.6bn) to acquire Singapore-based Global Logistic Properties (GLP).
Supply Chain > News

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Freight

DHL Freight expands Eurapid LTL service
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Freight has expanded its premium less-than-truckload (LTL) service, Eurapid, in a bid to effectively handle international day-definite groupage shipments in main economic centers.
Freight > Rail & Road > News
APM Terminals wins direct Asian service calls to east coast of South America
Direct services between Asia and the East Coast of South America will begin port calls at APM Terminals Buenos Aires, Argentina, and APM Terminals Itajaí, Brazil.
Freight > Ocean > News

Services

DHL eCommerce launches domestic delivery operations in Vietnam
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL eCommerce, which is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has launched nationwide domestic B2C delivery services in Vietnam.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
GE delivered project to upgrade Tiplam at Port of Santos in Brazil
By LBR Staff Writer
A full turnkey project for engineering, supply and commissioning of the port terminal Luiz Antonio Mesquita Integrator Port Terminal (Tiplam) at the port of Santos in Brazil has been delivered to VLI by GE Energy Connections.
Services > Contract Logistics > News

Transport Infrastructure

DHL eCommerce launches domestic delivery operations in Vietnam
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL eCommerce, which is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has launched nationwide domestic B2C delivery services in Vietnam.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
Homer Logistics raises $8.5m in series A funding to enhance final mile delivery efficiencies
Homer Logistics, a startup specializing in optimizing local, final mile delivery using advanced logistics technology, announced it has raised $8.5m in Series A funding, led by Two Sigma Ventures with Lerer Hippeau Ventures, RSE Ventures, and Laconia Capital Group participating among others.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

J.B. Hunt to acquire Special Logistics Dedicated
J.B. Hunt Transport Services has agreed to acquire Special Logistics Dedicated (SLD) and its affiliated entities for $136m to expand its e-commerce delivery platform.
Supply Chain > News
DB Schenker deploys Magic Software’s integrated logistics solution
By LBR Staff Writer
Logistics firm DB Schenker has deployed Magic Software’s integration platform, in a bid to provide better services for eCommerce customers.
Supply Chain > News

Logistics Technology

Bibby Distribution LPG vehicles cut cost and carbon for Unipart Rail
Bibby Distribution has converted five MAN tractor units to dual fuel LPG for Unipart Rail, which will save up to £200,000 of fuel and cut CO ₂ emissions by 10 per cent over the next five years.
Sustainability > News
Volkswagen Group joins Clean Shipping Network
By LBR Staff Writer
German automaker Volkswagen Group has joined the association of cargo owners, Clean Shipping Network.
Sustainability > News

Sustainability

ADB investment in Batumi to improve logistics and transport
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is supporting Georgia with $114m loan to help improve regional connectivity and road transport efficiency in the country, while strengthening the country’s bid to become a regional transport and logistics hub.
Transport Infrastructure > News
CN, TFI International collaborate to create intermodal service for Canada
CN and TFI International have agreed to develop a domestic intermodal business for markets across Canada.
Transport Infrastructure > News




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