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Amazon to create 2,500 jobs with new fulfillment centers in New Jersey, US E-commerce firm Amazon has unveiled plans to open three new fulfillment centers in New Jersey, US. Supply Chain > News
Amazon to create 2,500 jobs with new fulfillment centers in New Jersey, US By LBR Staff Writer
E-commerce firm Amazon has unveiled plans to open three new fulfillment centers in New Jersey, US.
Supply Chain > News DHL eCommerce launches e-commerce services in Chile DHL eCommerce has launched a B2C domestic delivery operation with tailored and customer-centric solutions in Chile.
Supply Chain > News Samskip buys US freight forwarder Rimar Consultants By LBR Staff Writer
Samskip Logistics has acquired US-based freight forwarder Rimar Consultants for an undisclosed sum.
Freight > Ocean > News
DHL to offer in-plant logistics services for Jaguar Land Rover’s Brazilian facility By PKBR Staff Writer
DHL has secured a contract to offer in-plant logistics services for Jaguar Land Rover’s new manufacturing facility in Itatiaia, Brazil.
Supply Chain > News Goodman preleases logistics space at its latest gateway city development in Santa Fe Springs Goodman Group announced it has preleased 295,267 square feet of infill logistics space to an ecommerce customer at Goodman Logistics Center Santa Fe Springs, California.
Supply Chain > News Ocean carrier Nile Dutch selects ClearMetal's predictive logistics technology to improve customer service and drive growth ClearMetal has announced an engagement with Nile Dutch, one of the world's top 25 container and breakbulk shipping companies, providing liner services between West African ports and Europe, South Africa, South America, North America and Asia.
Supply Chain > News

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Freight

Samskip buys US freight forwarder Rimar Consultants
By LBR Staff Writer
Samskip Logistics has acquired US-based freight forwarder Rimar Consultants for an undisclosed sum.
Freight > Ocean > News
Maersk Line wins European Commission approval for Hamburg Süd acquisition
By LBR Staff Writer
Denmark’s Maersk Line has secured approval from the European Commission (EC) for its acquisition of German container shipping line Hamburg Süd.
Freight > Ocean > News

Services

Kuehne + Nagel signs MoU to provide global logistics services to Alibaba
By LBR Staff Writer
Swiss logistics firm Kuehne + Nagel has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide global logistics services to the customers of Alibaba.com.
Services > Contract Logistics > News
Hines acquires Underwood Distribution Center in Texas, US
The international real estate firm Hines acquired the Underwood Distribution Center, a Class A industrial park located near the Port of Houston in LaPorte, Texas from BlackRock.
Supply Chain > News

Transport Infrastructure

Hines acquires Underwood Distribution Center in Texas, US
The international real estate firm Hines acquired the Underwood Distribution Center, a Class A industrial park located near the Port of Houston in LaPorte, Texas from BlackRock.
Supply Chain > News
Vecna unveils logistics solution
Vecna has unveiled its Logistics Solution, an end-to-end logistics approach that re-imagines automation for manufacturing, warehousing and omni-channel fulfillment.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

Amazon to create 2,500 jobs with new fulfillment centers in New Jersey, US
By LBR Staff Writer
E-commerce firm Amazon has unveiled plans to open three new fulfillment centers in New Jersey, US.
Supply Chain > News
DHL eCommerce launches e-commerce services in Chile
DHL eCommerce has launched a B2C domestic delivery operation with tailored and customer-centric solutions in Chile.
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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