Other News

Hactl recognized for environmental stewardship

May 22, 2015 at 6:09 pm 0 comments

Hong Kong Air Cargo Terminals Limited (Hactl) was the recipient of the Transport and Logistics Silver Award, in the 2014 Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence. This was the first time Hactl has gone through the three-stage assessment process to win the award, which is conducted by a panel ofRead More

UPS poll reveals great expectations for high-tech

UPS poll reveals great expectations for high-tech

May 22, 2015 at 6:05 pm 0 comments

High-tech companies expect robust growth in their industry, and they are beefing up their supply chain networks in preparation. This is according to the fifth annual survey conducted for UPS by IDC Manufacturing Insights. The survey, called the “Change in the (Supply) Chain” (CITC), founds that high-tech companies are increasinglyRead More

Tim Stake

AF-KLM-Martinair Cargo adds ‘eLink’ software at Schiphol

May 22, 2015 at 4:23 pm 0 comments

Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo, with help from Rhenus Logistics and logistics software company, Cargonaut, are making strides in modernizing the slow-to-change world of cargo, by introducing a new software-based truck traffic management system at Amsterdam-Schiphol. Beginning this month, truck drivers can arrive at Amsterdam-Schiphol and proceed directly to the designated loadingRead More

Dutch government imposes Gulf carrier freeze at Schiphol

Dutch government imposes Gulf carrier freeze at Schiphol

May 21, 2015 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

While most of the heat and smoke over the Gulf carriers’ alleged reliance on government subsidies has come from carriers in the United States, more fuel was added to the fire from Europe this week. The Dutch government, citing concerns over unfair competition, has frozen the landing rights at Amsterdam’sRead More

CEVA partners with luxury retailer in Asia

CEVA partners with luxury retailer in Asia

May 21, 2015 at 6:53 pm 0 comments

CEVA Logistics will manage warehousing and distribution for Valiram Group, a specialist retailer of luxury and lifestyle brands in Southeast Asia, specifically in Indonesia and Thailand. CEVA started working with Valiram Group last year, providing warehousing and distribution services for their two brands, Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body WorksRead More

Chapman Freeborn, Ruslan offer support for Armenian centennial

Chapman Freeborn, Ruslan offer support for Armenian centennial

May 21, 2015 at 6:49 pm 0 comments

Heavy, outsize broadcasting equipment cargo from Tianjin, China, was delivered to Yerevan, Armenia, for television coverage of Armenia’s centenary commemorations. The equipment was a gift from the people of China to the people of Armenia. Air charter specialists Chapman Freeborn’s team in China commissioned the flight and chose to workRead More

Asia-Pacific airlines’ profit falls slightly in 2014

Asia-Pacific airlines’ profit falls slightly in 2014

May 21, 2015 at 6:33 pm 0 comments

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA), which includes 26 Asia-Pacific-based carriers, released preliminary figures for 2014, revealing that, in the aggregate, they operated with close to break-even status, with US$50 million net loss, compared to a net profit of US$2.2 billion in 2013. High fuel costs in the earlyRead More

UPS poll reveals great expectations for high-tech

UPS poll reveals great expectations for high-tech

May 22, 2015

High-tech companies expect robust growth in their industry, and they are beefing up their supply chain networks in preparation. This is according to the fifth annual survey conducted for UPS by IDC Manufacturing Insights. The survey, called the “Change in the (Supply) Chain” (CITC), founds that high-tech companies are increasinglyRead More

Tim Stake

AF-KLM-Martinair Cargo adds ‘eLink’ software at Schiphol

May 22, 2015

Air France-KLM-Martinair Cargo, with help from Rhenus Logistics and logistics software company, Cargonaut, are making strides in modernizing the slow-to-change world of cargo, by introducing a new software-based truck traffic management system at Amsterdam-Schiphol. Beginning this month, truck drivers can arrive at Amsterdam-Schiphol and proceed directly to the designated loadingRead More

UPS poll reveals great expectations for high-tech

UPS poll reveals great expectations for high-tech

May 22, 2015

High-tech companies expect robust growth in their industry, and they are beefing up their supply chain networks in preparation. This is according to the fifth annual survey conducted for UPS by IDC Manufacturing Insights. The survey, called the “Change in the (Supply) Chain” (CITC), founds that high-tech companies are increasinglyRead More