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Kedaara Capital acquires minority stake in Mahindra Logistics Private equity firm Kedaara Capital has acquired a minority stake in Mahindra Logistics, part of Mahindra Group, for INR2bn ($32.8m), a move which provides funds for the logistics company's expansion. Services > 3PL/4PL > News
LC Waikiki taps HighJump solutions to enhance supply chain operations By LBR Staff Writer
Turkish apparel retailer LC Waikiki has selected HighJump warehouse management system (WMS) and performance management system to enhance its supply chain operations.
Services > Contract Logistics > News ADPC signs freight services deal with MICCO By LBR Staff Writer
Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC ) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with MICCO, a freight contracting and logistics company in the UAE.
Freight > Rail & Road > News CHEP USA joins The Sustainability Consortium CHEP USA, the leading provider of managed pallet pooling solutions, has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) in the Packaging Sector Working Group as well as the transportation committee of the organization.
Services > Contract Logistics > News
Bibby Distribution and Morrisons partnership hits third base The partnership between Bibby Distribution and Morrisons will reach a new phase in Q2 2014 with the opening of a third Primary Consolidation Centre (PCC).
Services > 3PL/4PL > News Kedaara Capital acquires minority stake in Mahindra Logistics By LBR Staff Writer
Private equity firm Kedaara Capital has acquired a minority stake in Mahindra Logistics, part of Mahindra Group, for INR2bn ($32.8m), a move which provides funds for the logistics company's expansion.
Services > 3PL/4PL > News Forward Air reports rise in Q4 operating revenue By LBR Staff Writer
Forward Air, a provider of surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American ground freight market, has reported a rise in its Q1 2014 operating revenue by 21.2% to $171.6m, compared to $141.6m in Q1 2013.
Freight > Air > News

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Freight

ADPC signs freight services deal with MICCO
23 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC ) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with MICCO, a freight contracting and logistics company in the UAE.
Freight > Rail & Road > News
Forward Air reports rise in Q4 operating revenue
22 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Forward Air, a provider of surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American ground freight market, has reported a rise in its Q1 2014 operating revenue by 21.2% to $171.6m, compared to $141.6m in Q1 2013.
Freight > Air > News

Services

LC Waikiki taps HighJump solutions to enhance supply chain operations
23 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Turkish apparel retailer LC Waikiki has selected HighJump warehouse management system (WMS) and performance management system to enhance its supply chain operations.
Services > Contract Logistics > News
CHEP USA joins The Sustainability Consortium
23 April 2014
CHEP USA, the leading provider of managed pallet pooling solutions, has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) in the Packaging Sector Working Group as well as the transportation committee of the organization.
Services > Contract Logistics > News

Transport Infrastructure

FedEx Ground to generate 466 new jobs with proposed Wisconsin distribution center
21 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
FedEx Ground is planning to employ 466 new workers to address the staff requirement at the proposed office and distribution center in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, US.
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News
Hapag-Lloyd and CSAV agree to merge and create the fourth largest container shipping company
21 April 2014
Binding agreement signed / In return for contributing its container business, CSAV becomes new core shareholder of Hapag-Lloyd / Hapag-Lloyd becomes the world’s fourth-largest liner shipping company
Services > Express, Parcel & Postal > News

Supply Chain

ThinkLink Supply Chain Services and LLamasoft Partner to deliver supply chain design solutions in India
22 April 2014
ThinkLink SCS and LLamasoft announce an alliance partnership enabling ThinkLink to deliver LLamasoft supply chain design software in the burgeoning Indian market.
Supply Chain > News
Indiana Packers plans pork shipping and warehousing facility in US city
22 April 2014 | By LBR Staff Writer
Indiana Packers Corporation is planning to open pork shipping and warehousing operation in the City of Frankfort, a move which will create 98 jobs by 2016.
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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