CEVA expand partnership with Turkey’s largest dairy producer

CEVA Logistics has renewed and expanded its logistics partnership with Turkey’s largest dairy company, Ak Gıda. The Turkish dairy is part of the Lactalis Group, Europe’s largest producer of dairy products. Since 2011, CEVA has handled FTL (full truck load) transportation services across Turkey from Ak Gıda’s Istanbul and central Turkey facilities, to both distributers […]
  • Lewis King
  • July 12, 2017

Turkish Cargo adds second Nigeria service to Kano

In what appears to be an almost monthly occurrence, Turkish Cargo, one of the world’s fastest-growing freight operations, is expanding yet again – this time in West Africa. Starting July 4, the carrier is launching weekly cargo flights to Kano, Nigeria, also touching down in Dakar, Senegal. The added Dakar flight will double the number […]
  • Lewis King
  • June 30, 2017

CEVA expands partnership with Mercedes-Benz in Brazil

CEVA Logistics has renewed its existing business partnership and extended elements of its contract with German auto manufacturer Mercedes-Benz in Brazil. Under the renewed contract, in-house logistics services at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, will be renewed for an additional three years. This contract encompasses materials handling, line feeding and external […]
  • Lewis King
  • February 10, 2017

Chips are down (and up) for CEVA Logistics

CEVA Logistics has been awarded a five-year contract to manage the warehousing and distribution of Burts Potato Chips for the U.K. and Ireland. Starting this month, CEVA is responsible for all transport operations and factory warehousing for the British snack food company.  The agreement is part of CEVA’s full-service, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) services […]
  • Lewis King
  • January 31, 2017

CEVA Logistics to support new Dutch Medtronic facility

Medical technology company Medtronic has broken ground on a 33,000-square-meter distribution facility in Heerlen, in the Netherlands, and has partnered with CEVA Logistics, which will manage and operate the facility. The distribution center will put Medtronic within 24-hour range of 15,000 hospitals and clinics in Europe once it commences operations mid-2017. The facility will add […]
  • Lewis King
  • November 16, 2016

WorldACD: Did the industry turn a corner in September?

For the first time in two years, analysts at Dutch aviation market data firm WorldACD said air cargo volume worldwide grew by more than 5 percent, year-over-year, for the month of September, and saw a continuing trend of improving yields, compared to previous months. Could this be signs of a significant turnaround for what WorldACD […]
  • Randy Woods
  • November 2, 2016

CEVA opens industrial parts warehouse

CEVA Logistics has opened a global distribution center for industrial spare parts near an existing multi-user site in Born, the Netherlands. The center has 12,000 square meters of warehouse space and a 10,000 square meter yard. The new center has 28,000 bin locations, 7,500 combined square meters of storage space and 4,000 racking locations in […]
  • Staff Reports
  • July 17, 2015

CEVA earns extension with Volvo

Volvo Cars of North America, headquartered in Rockleigh, U.S., has extended its contract for two years with CEVA Logistics after an initial one-year contract. Volvo of North America is the U.S. subsidiary of the Swedish auto maker. CEVA works with Volvo from its Detroit office, which is known as the “motor city” due to the […]
  • Staff Reports
  • July 13, 2015

How to enter the Chinese forwarding market

Since China joined the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001, many of the old Communist-era restrictions for setting up business have been removed. For some logistics companies, the largest barriers to entry come not from Chinese red tape but from other Western competition. “Most of the big forwarders are already here,” said Gerhard Blumensaat, director […]
  • Randy Woods
  • June 29, 2015

The Power 25 Forwarders of 2015

The larger you are, the harder it is to shove you aside. This basic fact of physics can be seen in The Power 25, Air Cargo World’s list of the top 25 largest freight forwarders in airfreight, based on tonnage last year. Many of the familiar brawny players – DHL Global Forwarding, Kuehne + Nagel, […]
  • Randy Woods
  • June 5, 2015

Spanish DIY company gives CEVA three-year extension

Doing it yourself has become a popular home decoration concept not only in the U.S. but in Europe as well. AKI, a leading “DIY” company located in Spain, has awarded a three-year contract to CEVA Logistics to make sure the bathroom, kitchen, lighting and other hardware items keep flowing across the world. CEVA has worked […]
  • Staff Reports
  • June 2, 2015

CEVA expands at PDX, Australia

CEVA Logistics has expanded its existing facility in Portland, Ore., with 33,300 square feet of additional Class A warehouse space, including 14 dock doors, and 4,400 square feet of additional office space. The company’s Portland operations, located five minutes from Portland International Airport, now encompass a total of 154,675 square feet and 51 total dock doors. […]
  • Staff Reports
  • April 30, 2015

BP Zhuhai Chemical extends CEVA contract

BP Zhuhai, a joint venture between BP and Zhuhai Port Co., Ltd., renewed its contract with CEVA Logistics to manage and operate BPZ’s warehouse facility. BP Zhuhai makes purified terephthalic acid, which is used to manufacture polyester coating and resins for use in various industrial products. CEVA has managed and operated the BP Zhuhai facility […]
  • Staff Reports
  • April 27, 2015

Cross Pollination: Asian demand rises for Latin American trade

FROM THE PRINT EDITION: In early March, a loaded 747-400 freighter, operated by Atlas Air on behalf of forwarding firm Panalpina, pushed back from the gate in Hunstville, Alabama, and took off at sunset, full of ma­chine parts from the American Midwest. It was the inaugural flight of Panalpina’s twice-weekly “Brazil Wings” main-deck service from […]
  • Randy Woods
  • April 1, 2015
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