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HNA’s Tianjin Tianhai buys logistics firm Ingram Micro for $6bn HNA Group's publicly-traded subsidiary Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company has completed the acquisition of logistics firm Ingram Micro for about $6bn. Supply Chain > News
DHL, Mubadala Development Company form strategic partnership DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, and Mubadala Development Company, the Abu Dhabi-based investment and development company, initiate a strategic partnership for the next five years.
Supply Chain > News GAC breaks ground on new contract logistics facility at Dubai South GAC Dubai has broken ground on the site of its newest contract logistics facility that will bring its total capacity to more than 200,000 pallet positions serving customers active in the local and regional markets.
Services > Contract Logistics > News HNA’s Tianjin Tianhai buys logistics firm Ingram Micro for $6bn By LBR Staff Writer
HNA Group's publicly-traded subsidiary Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company has completed the acquisition of logistics firm Ingram Micro for about $6bn.
Supply Chain > News
TCP invests in new Navis terminal system TCP, the company responsible for managing the Paranaguá Container Terminal, one of the largest container terminals in the country, has implemented a new integrated port operation system to increase terminal productivity, reduce costs and improve the interface with its customers.
Freight > Ocean > News ProTrans International to implement JDA transportation management platform JDA Software Group announced that ProTrans International will implement JDA Transportation Modeler, part of JDA Transportation Management solutions.
Services > 3PL/4PL > News Logistics Plus acquires DoorLogistics door-to-door intermodal solution Logistics Plus, a worldwide provider of transportation, logistics and supply chain solutions, announced that it has acquired DoorLogistics service of Virginia Beach, Virginia-based SynchroNet Intermodal Services.
Supply Chain > News

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TCP invests in new Navis terminal system
TCP, the company responsible for managing the Paranaguá Container Terminal, one of the largest container terminals in the country, has implemented a new integrated port operation system to increase terminal productivity, reduce costs and improve the interface with its customers.
Freight > Ocean > News
Genesee & Wyoming Australia completes acquisition of Grail
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) announced that Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has completed the acquisition of Glencore Rail (GRail) for A$1.14bn and has concurrently issued a 49% equity stake in GWA to funds and clients managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA).
Freight > Rail & Road > News

Services

GAC breaks ground on new contract logistics facility at Dubai South
GAC Dubai has broken ground on the site of its newest contract logistics facility that will bring its total capacity to more than 200,000 pallet positions serving customers active in the local and regional markets.
Services > Contract Logistics > News
ProTrans International to implement JDA transportation management platform
JDA Software Group announced that ProTrans International will implement JDA Transportation Modeler, part of JDA Transportation Management solutions.
Services > 3PL/4PL > News

Transport Infrastructure

DHL, Russian Post expand cooperation for international parcel shipments
Deutsche Post DHL Group and Russian Post, the state-owned postal service of the Russian Federation, are expanding their cooperation in the area of international parcel shipments between Germany and Russia.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
DHL expands operations in Southern California
DHL has expanded its operations in Southern California to accommodate a growing demand for its global shipping services.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

DHL, Mubadala Development Company form strategic partnership
DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight specialist of Deutsche Post DHL Group, and Mubadala Development Company, the Abu Dhabi-based investment and development company, initiate a strategic partnership for the next five years.
Supply Chain > News
HNA’s Tianjin Tianhai buys logistics firm Ingram Micro for $6bn
By LBR Staff Writer
HNA Group's publicly-traded subsidiary Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company has completed the acquisition of logistics firm Ingram Micro for about $6bn.
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

DP World signs MoU to assess hyperloop for cargo transport
By LBR Staff Writer
DP World has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with US-based Hyperloop One to explore the role of innovation in the future of world trade.
Freight > Ocean > News
Tesoro closes acquisition of marketing and logistics assets in Alaska
By LBR Staff Writer
Tesoro, through its affiliates Tesoro Alaska Company and Tesoro Alaska Terminals, has closed the previously announced acquisition of Flint Hills Resources' (FHR) wholesale marketing and logistics assets in Anchorage and Fairbanks, Alaska.
Transport Infrastructure > News




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