Latest trends and best practices in Third Party Logistics technology, software solutions and providers of supply chain planning, operations, shipping and distribution.
Posted 02/10 · 09:22 AM · SCMR Editorial
Multiregional less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier Saia recently announced it acquired Dallas-based LinkEx Inc., a diversified, asset-light 3PL.
Posted 02/09 · 12:24 PM · LM Editorial
LinkEx was established in 2002. It has 50 employees and generated $36 million in 2014 revenue.
Posted 02/04 · 10:35 AM · LM Editorial
Global third-party logistics (3PL) services provider CEVA Logistics recently announced it opened up its fourth facility in Chicago, which is located in close proximity to O’Hare International Airport.
Posted 01/09 · 10:03 AM · LM Editorial
LM Group News Editor recently spoke with Doug Waggoner, CEO of Echo Global Logistics, a non-asset based freight brokerage company and a provider of technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management services about how 2014 ended up in the freight transportation and logistics sectors and various related topics.
Posted 12/17 · 07:58 AM · MMH Editorial
FedEx said GENCO will continue to operate as an independent company until the deal is complete in early 2015.
Posted 12/16 · 10:26 AM · LM Editorial
With an eye on further expansion of its e-commerce business and related reverse logistics processes, transportation and logistics bellwether FedEx last night announced it has inked an agreement to acquire Pittsburgh-based GENCO, a third-party logistics (3PL) services provider specializing in product lifecycle and reverse logistics.
Posted 12/04 · 11:08 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based third-party logistics (3PL) services provider UTi Worldwide (UTIW) issued a statement yesterday shooting down speculation that it will be acquired by DSV A/S, a Denmark-based global supplier of transport and logistics services.
Posted 12/01 · 06:18 PM · MMH Editorial
Increasingly resilient to global economic moods, 3PL and public refrigerated warehouses persistently achieve modest growth.
Posted 11/12 · 09:25 AM · LM Editorial
Third quarter earnings for global third-party logistics (3PL) services provider CEVA Logistics announced earlier this week were mixed. Along with its earnings release, the company also rolled out its new global operating model, which is focused on increasing, velocity, efficiency, and responsiveness.
Posted 11/11 · 02:56 PM · LM Editorial
Company officials said that this new facility, which follows the company’s recent openings in St. Louis and Chicago, is comprised of office and warehouse space with racking to hold 1,000 pallet positions, cross docking, five standard loading docks and one drive-in door bay, as well as an on-site container freight station.