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The WACO System launches new Associate Vendor membership

Chapman Freeborn and Cargoguide are first to join The WACO System as Associate Vendors Click here to read the full story


Mark Preece brings specialist offshore expertise to HANSA HEAVY LIFT

New Senior Advisor role to help grow the global tramp carrier’s presence in the offshore and transportation and installation (T&I) sectors Click…


Gebrüder Weiss to represent The WACO System in East-Central Europe

Logistics provider Gebrüder Weiss will represent Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia, and Slovakia for the network Click here to read the full story


Freight Brokers to support Finlay & Co.'s international e-commerce push

British eyewear specialist Finlay & Co. to launch 2016 collection and first optical range with help from Freight Brokers Click here to read the…


Kerry Logistics Looks to Double Berth Space at Kerry Siam Seaport to Capture Increasing ASEAN Growth

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, is pleased to…


Kerry Logistics Named Outstanding Global Logistics Network at Quamnet Outstanding Enterprise Awards 2015

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was presented with the…


Cargo 2000 appoints Chris Davies to new Technical Manager role

Cargo 2000 Board announces new role during Amsterdam meeting and agrees next steps for brand relaunch and change program Click here to read the full…


SESAR Deployment Manager and European Investment Bank join forces in support of Single European Sky Initiative

Today, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Pim van Ballekom and Managing Director of the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) Massimo…


Paloma Blue to launch new collection in 2016 supported by Freight Brokers

Womenswear label Paloma Blue to launch a new collection in February 2016 and eyes international expansion working with Freight Brokers Click here…


Freight Brokers Newsletter January 2016 is out!

Get 20% off Charlotte Simone in this edition of the Freight Brokers newsletter, or read about expansion plans at Paloma Blue and what the new year…


Multimodal 2016 opens for registration and calls for new awards nominations

Online registration system for free-to-attend exhibition and seminars uses social media to maximise networking opportunities. Click here to read the…


Kerry Logistics Wins Concession to Operate Inland Ports in Myanmar to Strengthen Footprints in the Greater Mekong Region

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, announced that…


HANSA HEAVY LIFT navigates western boundary of Northern Sea Route

HHL New York and HHL Amazon successfully navigated the western boundary of the NSR through 70 cm ice and extreme weather conditions to deliver…


Incheon Airport VP Kwang-Soo Lee joins TIACA Board of Directors

Kwang-Soo Lee, VP Marketing for South Korea’s Seoul-Incheon International Airport becomes 15th member of TIACA Board.   Click here to read the…


Kerry Logistics Opens New IT Development Centre in Penang to Harness Internet Technology for Global Expansion

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’ or the ‘Company’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, opened its…


Kerry Logistics Garners Hong Kong Corporate Governance Excellence Awards 2015

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has been honoured with the Hong…


Dan March appointed CEO of WCA with David Yokeum becoming chairman

Ram Menen joins new global Supervisory Board for the world’s largest network of independent forwarders, WCA Bangkok, Thailand, Wednesday, 9th…


Cloud ERP provider Softlink Global offers full e-AWB connectivity to over 90 airlines powered by WIN

Logistics software provider Softlink Global facilitates e-freight for independent forwarders using the Worldwide Information Network (WIN) online…


HANSA HEAVY LIFT opens two new offices and appoints new commercial agent

HANSA HEAVY LIFT expands global office network in Latin America and the Middle East and appoints new commercial agent Click here to read the full…


20% off House of Holland in the festive issue of the Freight Brokers newsletter

Read about Freight Brokers' new customer Body Editions, gain fashion tips from Eric Musgrave, and take part in our silent auction in aid of a good…


Kerry Logistics Wins International Award at DHL/SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was presented with the…


TIACA: Get ready for the EU Customs Code

TIACA newsletter December 2015 - Click here for the latest news and views from TIACA


Dave Gaughan heads new management team at Kerry Logistics UK

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has appointed Dave Gaughan…


SESAR Deployment Manager: EU support for better air traffic management project given the green light today

The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) today gave the green light to a key project to improve the management of the European airspace.…


FTA Multimodal 2016 award nominations open as John Sergeant named host

New venue at the Birmingham NEC’s Vox Conference Centre and new categories announced for the gala dinner on 10th May 2016 Click here to read the full…


Kerry Logistics Named Asian 3PL of the Year at the Supply Chain Asia Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, was named Asian 3PL of the Year…


Kerry Logistics Wins the First Ever Maritime Logistics Award at the Seatrade Maritime Awards Asia

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has won the Maritime Logistics…


The WACO System welcomes two new members and signs partnership deal with Qatar Airways

Global freight management network The WACO System has grown by two new members and signed a global strategic partnership deal with Qatar Airways.…


Freight Brokers works with British womenswear brand Body Editions

Wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers is managing international Time Critical, sample, and Production shipments for up-and-coming British fashion…


TIACA newsletter November 2015

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HANSA HEAVY LIFT transports three tugboats to Malaysia

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported three tugboats each weighing 507 metric tons from Rotterdam, The Netherlands, to Johor, Malaysia. Click…


European air traffic management stakeholders ready to invest in modernisation

SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) surveyed the European Air Traffic Management (ATM) industry on their intentions to submit Pilot Common Project (PCP)…


Cargo 2000 members agree new quality standards for the air cargo industry

Cargo 2000 (C2K) Working Group meets in Vienna to kick offrevision of its Door-to-Door specification Click here to read the full story


TIACA makes ACF networking easy with new on-line meeting scheduler

A one-to-one speed networking system called CargoLinX will facilitate over 1000 meetings during two days at next year’s ACF Click here to read the…


Kerry Logistics appoints new managing director for Europe

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has appointed Thomas Blank as…


Kerry Logistics Crowned Global Logistics Provider of the Year for Second Year Running at Payload Asia Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (‘Kerry Logistics’; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has been named the Global…


Innovation tops the agenda at TIACA Air Cargo Forum 2016

Air Cargo Vision 2020 theme for Paris ACF next October 26th to 28th 2016 Click here to read the full story


New education programme for Multimodal 2016

Experts at the UK and Ireland’s leading logistics show will shed light on Big Data, e-freight challenges, and new container weight legislation Click…


TIACA calls for solutions to EU migrant crisis and offers security advice

The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has called on world leaders meeting at the United Nations this week to work together to find…


SESAR: Deployment programme 2015 delivered

Massimo Garbini, Managing Director of SESAR Deployment Manager, formally delivered the final version of the SESAR Deployment Programme 2015 (DP 2015)…


Ariaen Zimmerman heads new management team at Cargo 2000

Zimmerman appointed Executive Director leading C2K’s strategic transformation program Click here to read the full story


The GEFCO Group announces the acquisition of IJS GLOBAL to strengthen its international air and sea freight services

Courbevoie, France, September 23rd 2015 – The GEFCO Group, a global player in logistics for manufacturers and the European leader in automotive…


WIN expands e-booking platform

The Worldwide Information Network (WIN) is helping forwarders save on time and costs with an enhanced electronic booking system. Read the full story…


HANSA HEAVY LIFT opens new Southern Europe regional office in Monaco

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has opened a regional office for the South European market covering France, Italy and Spain based in Monaco as part of on-going…


Kerry Logistics deploys the award-winning robotic fulfillment solution to meet e-commerce demands

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (“Kerry Logistics”; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has introduced six fully…


Forwarders must find flexible solutions for the pharma supply chain according to IJS Global

Forwarders must learn to be flexible and tailor solutions as the pharma supply chain becomes more complex Read the full story here


Jet Airways accepts e-bookings via WIN

Jet Airways has announced it now accepts e-bookings via the Worldwide Information Network (WIN) e-platform. Read the full story here


TIACA Times Fall 2015 issue is out now

Click here to read TIACA Times Fall 2015 issue.


Warren Jones appointed TIACA director

TIACA strengthens sales team with appointments of Warren Jones as Director and Kenneth Gibson as Business Development Manager Read the full story…


Hans Infomatic's software solution connects to more than 90 airlines through WIN

The India-based e-freight software development company hasteamed up with the Worldwide Information Network (WIN) to offerits customers a streamlined…


ACF Paris 2016 Survey

Click here to access the ACF Paris 2016 Survey.


HANSA HEAVY LIFT recognised with Five Star Excellence Award by DNV GL

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has been recognized with a DNV GL Excellence - Five Stars Award for the high quality of its management systems. Read the full story…


Hansa Heavy Lift safely transports shiploader from China to the USA

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported a shiploader weighing over 560 metric tons from Nantong/China to Portland, Oregon/USA for Sandvik…


Kerry Logistics to support Debenhams' Middle East growth

Kerry Logistics Network Limited (“Kerry Logistics”; Stock Code 636.HK), a leading logistics service provider in Asia, has secured a contract with…


The WACO System Ocean Freight Survey 2015

Please click here to access the full survey.


WIN: Thailand's second largest air forwarder pushes ahead with e-AWB

As Thailand’s second largest air forwarder, Trans Air Cargo Co Ltd (TAC) has a strong case to realize the benefits of electronic air cargo…


TIACA promotes e-freight on new website

TIACA has launched a new website with added benefits for members including an industry scorecard to help with the drive towards e-freight. Read the…


IJS Global delivers Time Critical solutions for world superbike racing team

The supply chain specialist is moving equipment and spare parts across the globe for the Splitlath Eric Beull Racing (EBR) TT Superbike team Read the…


TIACA welcomes five new members to its board of directors

New officers broaden global reach and bring wider scope of expertise to the TIACA board Click here to read the full story


329 million euro co-funding for modernising European Air Traffic Management

SESAR Deployment Manager gets European Air Traffic Management (ATM) industry ready to invest Brussels, Belgium, July 13 2015 - The European…


Coyne Airways launches new generation tracking app

Coyne Airways customers can track shipments anywhere in the world thanks to the smartphone app Read the full story here


Freight Brokers to work with new fashion retailer PEP&CO

Global wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers to handle new fashion high street chain PEP&CO's international Production shipments Read the full…


TIACA welcomes WCO's new security framework as part of global standardization for Advance Data

TIACA has welcomed the WCO Council’s adoption of important updates to its SAFE Framework of Standards to Secure and Facilitate Global Trade. Read the…


Gary Wilcock, Kerry Logistics MD of Europe, passes away aged 54

It is with great sadness that Kerry Logistics announces the passing away of Gary Wilcock, Managing Director (MD) of Europe, on Sunday 21st of June…


EDA and SESAR Deployment Manager seal cooperation

Jorge Domecq, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency (EDA), and Massimo Garbini, Managing Director of the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM) have…


Multimodal and FTA announce new awards and seminar partnership for 2016 and beyond

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) and Multimodal are teaming up to launch new awards categories and more seminars at next year’s show. Click…


SESAR Deployment Manager delivers first Air Traffic Management Infrastructure Deployment Programme concerning 3 billion euro

Massimo Garbini, Managing Director of SESAR Deployment Manager, formally delivered the first SESAR Deployment Programme to the Directorate General…


New online fashion label Finery London partners with Freight Brokers

Global wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers is supporting the growing fashion brand to carry international Production orders Read the full story…


Richard Charles interview with International Transport Journal

Richard Charles, Executive Director, The WACO System, was recently interviewed by the editor of the International Transport Journal. Read the full…


IJS Global boosts management team and opens new branches

Global freight forwarder IJS Global opens new branches in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and Luxembourg and appoints new ocean freight director Read the…


HANSA HEAVY LIFT safely launches 900 metric ton megayacht for its world premiere in Turkey

HHL Valparaiso’s two 700 ton cranes have lifted a new luxury yacht built by Sunrise Yachtsfrom the dock to the sea for its world premiere in…


House of Holland delivers globally with help from Freight Brokers

British fashion brand House of Holland to work with international wholesale courier broker Freight Brokers for worldwide e-deliveries Read the full…


Kerry Logistics to support House of Fraser's China expansion

House of Fraser, the UK’s premium department store group has teamed up with the Asia logistics specialist for its store and on-line launch into the…


WIN: Air France KLM Cargo achieves first export e-AWB from Saudi Arabia

Jeddah-based independent forwarder Express Forwarding Services (EFS), a member of the WCA Family and long-time user of the WIN IT connectivity…


Kerry Logistics opens new office in Portugal

Kerry Logistics has opened a new office in Portugal as part of on-going expansion plans across Europe. Click here to read the full story


TIACA Member Survey - January - February 2015 - Executive Summary

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WIN: E-freight champion calls for paradigm shift in technology and a manifesto for change

John DeBenedette, Managing Director (MD) of online platform for independent forwarders, WIN, has challenged air freight bosses to urgently adopt a…


Shinji Kitamura joins The WACO System Board

Global independent freight network The WACO System has welcomed Shinji Kitamura to its Board of Directors. Read the full story here


IJS Global opens new office in Switzerland

Logistics solutions provider IJS Global opens new Zurich office as part of on-going expansion programme Read the full story here


Industry and regulators share advance data concerns at TIACA summit

Industry must continue to work closely with regulators to ensure impending advance data rules enhance security without impeding cargo flows,…


TIACA TO TAKE THE LEAD WITH DYNAMIC ADVOCACY AND ENHANCED VALUE PROPOSITION FOR MEMBERS

TIACA’s new leaders have pledged to drive the air freight advocacy agenda, boost the Association’s membership base, and grow its education program,…


Toronto to host TIACA Air Cargo Forum

TIACA’s 2018 Air Cargo Forum will take place in Toronto, Canada, Secretary General Doug Brittin announced today.   Click here to read the full…


Brazilian Ambassador to take part in TIACA’s Executive Summit

Miami, FL, USA, Tuesday, 12th May, 2015 – TIACA has invited His Excellency, Ambassador Helio Vitor Ramos Filho of Brazil in Miami,  to address a…


Sanjiv Edward and Sebastiaan Scholte to head up TIACA Board

Sanjiv Edward, Head of Cargo Business at Delhi International Airport has been named as the next Chairman of TIACA, with Sebastiaan Scholte, CEO of…


Multimodal 2015 Seminars

Meantime Communications Director Julian Pryke hosted some of the Multimodal 2015 seminars at the Birmingham NEC from 28th to 30th April 2015. Over…


Cologne to host TIACA's next Air Cargo Professional Development Workshop

TIACA’s next Air Cargo Professional Development Workshop, aimed at growing management skills for air cargo professionals, will take place in Cologne,…


Innovation takes centre stage at record breaking Multimodal show

Over 8500 supply chain leaders visited Multimodal 2015 last week and took part in three days of logistics master classes Read the full story here


MULTIMODAL: UK WINS VITAL CONTAINER CONCESSIONS TO KEEP TRADE FLOWING

As container ships grow ever larger – vessels of 24,000 TEU are now on the drawing board – the risk posed by overloading grows greater too. Read the…


MULTIMODAL: GREEN IS GOOD, BUT IT'S ALL ABOUT THE BOTTOM LINE

The Co-op may have won a Multimodal Environmental Contribution award this week for shifting 35,000 tonnes of food deliveries from road to rail - but…


MULTIMODAL AWARD ACKNOWLEDGES CO-OPERATIVE'S CARBON-BUSTING SWITCH TO RAIL

The Co-operative Food has won a significant award for environmental stewardship after switching flows of products off the roads and on to the UK rail…


MULTIMODAL: RAIL NOW KEEPING URGENT DELIVERIES ON THE MOVE

Freight trains are now carrying more intermodal traffic, mainly fast-moving consumer goods, around the UK than coal. But more work is needed if rail…


MULTIMODAL: SOARING E-TAIL NEEDS A NEW SUPPLY CHAIN MODEL

E-commerce penetration in the UK is the highest in the world at 15%. This figure could soar to 40% by 2024, visitors to the Multimodal exhibition at…


CRESEADA INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATES 30 YEARS IN LOGISTICS

Nigerian-based logistics specialist Creseada International is celebrating 30 years of delivering trusted supply chain solutions for customers…


Larry Coyne Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

Larry Coyne, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and founder of all-cargo carrier Coyne Airways, has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award.…


Jim Jackson welcomed to the TIACA Hall of Fame

Miami, FL, USA, Tuesday, 21st April, 2015 – James ‘Jim’ Jackson, a driving force behind the standardization of Aircraft Unit Load Devices (ULD) and…


TIACA promotes phased approach for Advance Data regulations to keep shipments moving

Miami, FL, USA, Monday, 20th April 2015 – Pre-loading advance cargo information (PLACI) initiatives undertaken by the US, EU, and Canada since the…


China Railway Import and Export Company and Kerry Logistics (China) Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

China Railway Import and Export Company (“China Railway”) and Kerry Logistics (China) Investment Limited (“Kerry Logistics (China)”), a subsidiary of…


WIN: Thai freight forwarders gather to mobilize e-AWB

A successful e-freight workshop held in Bangkok at the beginning of April has inspired the Thai air cargo community to speed up e-AWB adoption in the…