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Lufthansa Cargo to expand freighter service to Lagos, Nigeria German cargo carrier Lufthansa Cargo has unveiled plans to start twice-weekly freighter flights to Lagos, Nigeria from 15 September. Freight > Air > News
United Parcel Service to open two package distribution facilities in Texas By LBR Staff Writer
United Parcel Service of America (UPS) is set to open two new package distribution facilities in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, US.
Supply Chain > News UPS to open three operation centres in British Columbia UPS today announced it will be expanding its Canadian network by opening three operation centres in British Columbia (BC) – Kamloops, Nanaimo and Comox, as well expanding its centre in Kelowna.
Supply Chain > News YRC Freight upgrades three terminals to distribution centers YRC Freight announced today that it has upgraded three terminals to full Distribution Center status in order to increase network capacity for customers.
Supply Chain > News
Lufthansa Cargo to expand freighter service to Lagos, Nigeria By LBR Staff Writer
German cargo carrier Lufthansa Cargo has unveiled plans to start twice-weekly freighter flights to Lagos, Nigeria from 15 September.
Freight > Air > News WSP gets contract for cargo facilities in Oman WSP has been appointed by international contractor J&P Overseas Ltd to work on two major airport facilities in Oman and extensive highway works in Qatar.
Supply Chain > News Linde Material Handling introduces four truck models Leading global industrial truck manufacturer Linde Material Handling has launched four new models to add to its extensive portfolio of reach trucks.
Supply Chain > News

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Freight

Lufthansa Cargo to expand freighter service to Lagos, Nigeria
By LBR Staff Writer
German cargo carrier Lufthansa Cargo has unveiled plans to start twice-weekly freighter flights to Lagos, Nigeria from 15 September.
Freight > Air > News
Emirates SkyCargo to launch Basel to Dubai freighter service
By LBR Staff Writer
Emirates’ freight division, Emirates SkyCargo, plans to launch a weekly freighter service from Basel to Dubai from 21 September, as part of efforts to reinforce trade lanes between Switzerland and its global network.
Freight > Air > News

Services

China allows United Parcel Service and FedEx to expand express package services in country
By LBR Staff Writer
China has granted license to United Parcel Service and FedEx to expand domestic express package services in the country for the first time after it imposed restrictions on international deliveries from foreign firms in 2009.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
XPO Logistics announces pricing of private placement notes offering
By LBR Staff Writer
XPO Logistics, Inc. announced the pricing of the Company's previously announced private placement offering launched August 11, 2014, for $500 million of senior notes due 2019 (the Notes).
Services > Contract Logistics > News

Transport Infrastructure

China allows United Parcel Service and FedEx to expand express package services in country
By LBR Staff Writer
China has granted license to United Parcel Service and FedEx to expand domestic express package services in the country for the first time after it imposed restrictions on international deliveries from foreign firms in 2009.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
Cryoport expands sales force to meet increasing demand
Cryoport, Inc., the leading provider of advanced cryogenic logistics solutions, announced the implementation of its sales force expansion program to accelerate the Company’s rapidly expanding customer base.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

United Parcel Service to open two package distribution facilities in Texas
By LBR Staff Writer
United Parcel Service of America (UPS) is set to open two new package distribution facilities in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, US.
Supply Chain > News
UPS to open three operation centres in British Columbia
UPS today announced it will be expanding its Canadian network by opening three operation centres in British Columbia (BC) – Kamloops, Nanaimo and Comox, as well expanding its centre in Kelowna.
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

Chevron Australia selects Toll Group for marine logistics services
By LBR Staff Writer
Chevron Australia has awarded a marine logistics contract to Toll Group, an Australia-based transport and logistics services provider, to provide services to Chevron’s Western Australia operations.
Transport Infrastructure > News
Marken expands Miami Regional Logistics Center
Marken announced the expansion of their Miami facilities to meet the clinical trial logistics growth in Central and Latin America.
Transport Infrastructure > News



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