Latest trends and best practices in Third Party Logistics technology, software solutions and providers of supply chain planning, operations, shipping and distribution.
Posted 01/06 · 03:33 AM · LM Editorial
XPO Logistics said today it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Dublin, Ohio-based Pacer International, a freight transportation and logistics services provider and the third largest provider of intermodal services in North America.
Posted 01/03 · 05:40 AM · LM Editorial
Following the December announcement that it had entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NLM, the largest provider of Web-based expedited transportation in North America from Jacksonville, Fla.-based Landstar System and Landstar’s A3i, which provides Web-based transportation and supply chain management technology focused on the order-to-cash process, non asset-based 3PL XPO Logistics said that the transaction has been made official.
Posted 12/16 · 04:48 AM · LM Editorial
Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman caught up with CEVA CEO Marv Schlanger whom is retiring from his position in January.
Posted 12/11 · 11:50 AM · LM Editorial
XPO Logistics has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NLM, the largest provider of Web-based expedited transportation in North America from Jacksonville, Fla.-based Landstar System.
Posted 12/01 · 02:06 PM · MMH Editorial
Following a post-recession bump, third-party logistics providers’ warehousing is on track for more modest growth in 2013.
Posted 11/15 · 10:44 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based 3PL XPO Logistics said today it has brought Atlanta-based Optima Service Solutions LLC into the fold for $26.6 million.
Posted 11/15 · 09:22 AM · LM Editorial
The Netherlands-based company said today that CEO Marv Schlanger will retire on January 2, 2014 and will be replaced by Xavier Urbain, a former executive at Kuehne+Nagel.
Posted 11/13 · 08:26 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based third-party logistics (3PL) services provider Transplace recently announced that it has expanded its TransMATCH co-shipping service, which provides its customers and partners with the opportunity to consolidate freight through collaboration with multiple shipper companies and increase delivery frequency to targeted customers while keeping costs in check.
Posted 11/05 · 10:01 AM · LM Editorial
CEVA described the Asia Pacific Center for Logistics Excellence as a facility focused on demonstrating real world logistics innovation through supply chain optimization and enhanced visibility, integrated services and technology solutions to power supply chain efficiency.
Posted 11/01 · 06:00 PM · LM Editorial
In today’s dynamic global marketplace, increasing logistics flexibility is critical as shippers look for greater collaboration with their third-party providers on the way to seamless integration of supply chain activities.