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Amazon has been quietly running an 'Uber for trucking' service since last year  CNBC

Amazon has been testing a new online *service* that matches truck drivers with shippers since last year, taking its first step into the lucrative online freight ...


Amazon's nascent freight service has a truckload of rivals  Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As Amazon.com Inc targets traditional brokerages that match shippers with truckers, it's also battling a bevy of startups - including ...


Digital Freight Brokers Turn Physical With Truck Equipment Pools  Wall Street Journal

Digital freight marketplaces that connect shippers and truckers online are turning toward more physical operations by offering the equipment that cargo carriers ...


Baton Rouge, New Orleans area Business Honors for May 19, 2019  The Advocate

Nicholas Franco, a financial adviser with the Baton Rouge branch of Wells Fargo Advisors, has earned the designation of Certified Financial Planner from the ...


Amazon Jumps Into Freight Brokerage  Transport Topics Online

Amazon.com has jumped into the market of the third-party logistics broker, roiling the waters and raising concern that the Seattle-based e-commerce giant could ...


Freightera First to Market With Freight Service From Five Major US and Canadian Railroads, Moves Forward on Go Green Roadmap  Yahoo Finance

Vancouver startup launches door-to-door FTL-by-rail shipping *service* from five of the seven largest railroads in the U.S. and Canada, opening easy access to ...


FreightHub, the European digital freight forwarder, collects $30M Series B  TechCrunch

FreightHub, the European digital freight forwarder, has raised $30 million in Series B financing. Leading the round is Rider Global — a venture fund said to be ...


One of Greater Cincinnati's largest logistics firms to relocate an office, add new hires  Cincinnati Business Courier

One of the largest logistics firms in Greater Cincinnati is relocating its Chicago office and plans to add new hires.


Finding new avenues for Scottish freight  International Railway Journal

The Scottish government, hopes to boost rail freight flows to support economic development and minimise the environmental impact of freight transport.


Thailand Freight Forwarding Markets, 2012-2017 & 2018-2022  Yahoo Finance

DUBLIN, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Thailand Freight Forwarding Market Outlook to 2022 - By Freight Movement (Sea, Road, Air and Rail Freight); By ...


J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT), XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) - What Is Freight Brokerage Going To Look Like In The Future?  Benzinga

At FreightWaves' Transparency19 event last week in Atlanta, some of our industry's best and most innovative minds came together to discuss tech, trends and ...


Logistics group Agility reports US$1.25 billion of revenues  FreightWaves

Kuwait, Middle East-based logistics provider, Agility, generated consolidated revenues of 378.8 million Kuwaiti Dinar (US$1.25 billion) in the first quarter of 2019 ...


Network Rail awards £800m rail haulage and seasonal services contracts  Railway Technology

Network Rail has awarded contracts worth £800m for the haulage and operations of its engineering trains and seasonal treatment services.


Things to Consider when Choosing between Freight Services  INSCMagazine

International trade enables the organization to reach their customers all around the globe. Logistics play a key role in maintaining an effective and successful ...


CNQ Freight Services presented with MAN TGX D38 in Brisbane | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

A Central North Queensland freight carrier has celebrated the opening of the 2019 Brisbane Truck Show by receiving delivery of a TGX D38 PerformanceLine.


MAN PerformanceLine delivered to CNQ Freight Services  Big Rigs

MAN Truck and Bus delivered its first TGX D38 PerformanceLine unit to CNQ Freight Services at the Brisbane Truck Show today.


Thailand Freight Forwarding Market 2018-2022  Yahoo Finance

Dublin, May 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Thailand Freight Forwarding Market Outlook to 2022 - By Freight Movement (Sea, Road, Air and Rail ...


When Any Type of Item Needs To Be Shipped, Pilot Freight Services Is A Great Choice  Live Newspaper

When it comes to transporting goods throughout the United States, one of the most reliable sources of delivery options is the Pilot Freight Services company.


Analysis: Reducing deficit in ocean freight services - Wed, April 24 2019  Jakarta Post

The current account deficit widened from US$16.2 billion in 2017 to $31.1 billion in 2018, partly as a result of the relatively large services deficit, especially in ...


Global Air Freight Transportation Services Market By Manufacturers, Countries, Type And Application, Forecast To 2023  Amazing Newspaper

The Global Air Freight Transportation industry is primarily engaged in providing air transportation of cargo without transporting passengers over scheduled ...


Amazon Now Wants to Disrupt the Trucking Industry  Interesting Engineering

With the opening of its freight shipping platform, Amazon is getting ready to disrupt an entirely new industry.


Russian Railways boosts rail freight services in China, Finland and Turkey  theloadstar.com

Russian Railways is maintaining its international growth momentum with plans to bolster rail freight operations in China, Finland and Turkey. Along with the ...


Amazon launches a freight brokerage platform - Business Insider  Business Insider

Amazon has launched a freight brokerage platform that enables shippers to get instant quotes and match with a freight *service*.


Moving with the times Uber is trying to disrupt the road-freight business  The Economist

FLORIDA 595 is unappealing, even by truck-stop standards. Odour from a landfill next door permeates the humid air. Planes from a nearby airport buzz ...


Flashback Friday: the world’s first railways  FreightWaves

In this Flashback Friday, the history of British railways is explored. The first steam locomotive and railways as the world knows them now originated in the United ...


One worker killed, one injured at Fenix Marine in Los Angeles  FreightWaves

An accident at the Port of Los Angeles took the life of a dock worker and injured another, ending the five-year U.S. safety record for marine cargo.


KeepTruckin Adds $149 Million in Funding to Build Up Freight Platform  The Wall Street Journal

KeepTruckin Inc., whose technology helps carriers manage fleets and track driver behavior, said it has raised $149 million to build out an online freight-matching ...


Wabtec Shareholders Approve Company Proposals at Annual Meeting  Associated Press

Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.


Food delivery, freight and logistics: How Uber aims to move things around the world  The Washington Post

Uber has laid out a strategy to dominate the transportation and logistics market ahead of its hotly anticipated stock market listing. But can it solve the problem of ...


GTI Acquires Jetco to Establish US Operational Platform  Transport Topics Online

GTI Transport Solutions Inc., a provider of open-deck, specialized and overdimensional freight services, has acquired Jetco, a Houston-based carrier, according ...


Cardiff Airport: Call to make jobs and freight main aims  BBC News

Cardiff Airport needs to develop freight services and its business zone, a former senior manager has said. Peter Phillips questioned the scope for attracting more ...


Colombian open-access freight start-up reveals plans  International Railway Journal

Colombian start-up rail freight operator Holdtrade Atlántico has announced plans to start open-access intermodal and general rail freight services.


MAN inks service deal covering 111 dry bulkers  Marine Log

MAN Energy Solutions has signed a *service* agreement covering 111 bulkers owned by Hong Kong headquartered Pacific Basin Shipping. The contract will be ...


Optimizing 3PL and Freight Forwarder Relationships to Drive Innovation  SupplyChainBrain

Relationships with third-party logistics providers and freight forwarders have the potential to deliver value beyond the primary scope of work through data-driven ...


Amazon Tries to Take on the Entire Trucking Industry  The Motley Fool

At roughly the same time Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) quietly let it be known that it plans to move from free two-day shipping to one-day shipping for Prime ...


Charter rates for larger box ships outpace smaller classes  FreightWaves

IMO 2020 – the global cap on sulfur in fuel and emissions that begins next January – is widely viewed as a positive for this year's ocean shipping pricing.


EFS Global acquires FWD Freight Services  Business Lancashire

Law firm Davis Blank Furniss has acted for Burnley-based EFS Global on its acquisition of FWD Freight Services Limited. The value of the deal has not been ...


Connecting Napa to Sonoma and Solano counties by passenger train could cost $1 billion  Napa Valley Register

One people-moving proposal for easing highway congestion turns back the clock – have passenger trains travel between Suisun City in Solano County and ...


Freight Tech VC on Track to Top 2018’s Record $3.6 billion  Trucks.com

Freight tech companies could top 2018's record $3.6 billion venture capital investments if a fundraising trend continues.


Meet the Team  FreightWaves

The FreightWaves executive team and panel of experts have collectively managed over $60B in freight contracts and deeply understands the market volatility.


ArcBest (ARCB) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research  Tech Know Bits

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of ArcBest (NASDAQ:ARCB) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report issued on Wednesday, Zacks.com reports.


Reviewing PANALPINA WELTT/ADR (PLWTY) and BERKELEY GRP HO/ADR (OTCMKTS:BKGFY)  Mayfield Recorder

PANALPINA WELTT/ADR (OTCMKTS:PLWTY) and BERKELEY GRP HO/ADR (OTCMKTS:BKGFY) are both mid-cap transportation companies, but which is the ...


Self-driving tech attracts investors, but Uber still relies on its drivers - Tech News  The Star Online

Former Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick once blamed the high cost of each ride on the "other dude in the car" – the driver.


Novacap-backed GTI expands into US with Jetco acquisition  PE Hub

GTI Transport Solutions Inc has acquired Jetco, a Houston-based transporter providing flatbed, heavy-haul, intermodal, logistics and specialized loads in the ...


Do The Numbers Tell The Whole Story?: United Parcel Service, Inc., (NYSE: UPS)  NyseNewsGuru

On 16-05-2019 (Thursday) , The United Parcel *Service*, Inc., (NYSE:UPS) belongs to the sector of Services of the USA. Each buying and selling session display ...


“Walled garden” a concern as micro-mobility services flourish  FreightWaves

Electric scooters and dockless e-bikes offer exciting opportunities for reducing car usage, but municipalities are struggling to retain authority over the public ...


The next Uber will come from the $1.2 trillion global truck and shipping industry  CNBC

The shipping business is huge and inefficient. But a number of start-ups, including Flexport and Convoy, which was founded by former Amazon executives, have ...


Air Freight Company Expands Service Into Emmonak and St. Mary's  Knom

Some communities in Western Alaska now have a new, potentially faster option to receive their bypass mail and freight shipments via airplane. According to an ...


Williams Rail Review update 3 - Freight, “metroisation” and “radical” reform  Lexology

This is the third in our series of updates on the Williams Review of the rail industry. In this update, we consider what has happened over the last…


FreightHub Raises $30M In Series B Round  pymnts.com

FreightHub, a freight forwarding startup in Europe, has raised $30 million in a Series B funding round to replace antiquated freight forwarding methods.


German freight forwarder pulls in $30M  PitchBook News & Analysis

Freight services platform FreightHub has raised a $30 million Series B led by Rider Global, per TechCrunch. The investment will support digital *service* ...


Sea freight forwarding Market growing vigorously with Leading Key Players CH Robinson, CEVA Logistics, CJ Logistics, DHL Group, Kuehne + Nagel, DHL Group, Sinotrans, DB Schenker Logistics  Market Reports

This market research report, titled Global Sea freight forwarding market expert report, provides a comprehensive analysis of this market, zeroing on the ...


Value and SIze Of Air Freight Service Market From 2019 To 2025: Detailed Research Report  GizmoTribune

This research by MarketResearchPro covers the current market size of the Air Freight *Service* along with the growth rate over the years. In addition to this, the ...


Singapore Airlines in talks to ferry FNQ freight to Asia  The Cairns Post

SINGAPORE Airlines is considering whether it will take on freight services to Asia when Cathay Pacific ceases its Cairns to Hong Kong route in October.


JB Hunt enters US freight forwarding fray after gaining NVOCC licence  theloadstar.com

One of the largest overland freight transport providers in the US, JB Hunt, has entered the freight forwarding sector after receiving an NVOCC licence from the ...


XPO Logistics (NYSE:XPO) Given a $81.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank  Rockland Register

XPO Logistics (NYSE:XPO) has been given a $81.00 target price by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank in a note issued to investors on Monday, April 22nd, Stock ...


Matson Inc. (MATX) and Its Peers Comparing side by side.  CryptoCoinsTribune

As Shipping company, Matson Inc. (NYSE:MATX) is competing with its competitors based on the risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends,


Power producers seek removal of double taxation on imported coal  Business Standard

Industry body Association of Power Producers (APP) has urged the Finance Ministry to provide relief from double taxation on imported coal for the dry ...


Sea Freight Forwarding Market 2019 is set for Expansion by 2024: UPS Supply Chain, Sankyu, Kerry Logistics, Logwin, CJ Korea Express, CHRobinson, Yusen Logistics, NNR Global Logistics, Dimerco, Toll Holdings, Pilot Freight Services  Market Talk News

Home · Information Technology; Sea Freight Forwarding Market 2019 is set for Expansion by 2024: UPS Supply Chain, Sankyu, Kerry Logistics, Logwin, ...


Future Growth prospect of Air Freight Transportation Services Market including major players – DHL, FedEx, DB Schenker, etc.  industryreports24.com

The prime objective of the Air Freight Transportation Services market report is to help the user understand the market in terms of its definition, segmentation, ...


Marten Transport Posts Record Results in First Quarter  Transport Topics Online

Marten Transport Ltd. reported its best first-quarter operating revenue in the company's 73-year history, according to an April 16 news release. For the first ...


Long Beach Area Provides Fertile Ground For Growing Logistics Startup Scene  Long Beach Business Journal - Long Beach News

On Tuesday, April 16, dockworkers at the Port of Los Angeles protested the potential use of automated trucks at the nation's largest port, causing the L.A. Board ...


Noted: The Supply Chain in Brief  Inbound Logistics

Covetrus, a Dublin, Ohio-based global provider of animal health technology and services, appointed Matthew Leonard as executive vice president, president ...


The PAC BASIN SHIPP/ADR (PCFBY) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research  BharataPress

PAC BASIN SHIPP/ADR (OTCMKTS:PCFBY) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued to ...


Women In Trucking Association Announces Gold Level Sponsorship through FedEx Freight  PR Web

The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) welcomes FedEx Freight as its newest Gold Level Sponsor, helping the organization achieve its mission: to ...


Just Like Old Times: FedEx Founder Smith And Allies Fight The Big Three Over International Competition  Forbes

FedEx founder and CEO Fred Smith, shown here giving a speech in 2012, is leading a new fight against the U.S. Big Three airlines American, Delta and United, ...


Amazon looks to make employees a driver offer they can’t refuse  FreightWaves

Amazon.com, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AMZN) need for personnel to staff its package delivery network is so acute that it is looking inside its four walls to recruit.


XPO shareholders reject union bid to separate chair, CEO positions  FreightWaves

Shareholders of XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) on Wednesday defeated a Teamsters union proposal to separate the chairman and CEO posts and appoint an ...


Global Seafreight Forwarding Market 2019 – Deutsche Post DHL Group, Kuehne + Nagel, DB Schenker, Sinotrans, C.H. Robinson Worldwide  B2B News Updates

The Global Seafreight Forwarding Market report covers industry chain analysis, latest market trends & dynamics along with cost profit analysis of major ...


Stock to track:: ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc., (NYSE: ZTO)  NyseNewsGuru

On 16-05-2019 (Thursday) , The ZTO Express (Cayman) Inc., (NYSE:ZTO) belongs to the sector of Services of the China. Each buying and selling session ...


Port Report: Thanks to Belt and Road, Ceva Logistics bullish on Eurasia’s rail service  FreightWaves

Despite its takeover by ocean carrier, Swiss freight forwarder keeping it multi-modal with introduction of rail *service* from China to Europe.


Czech EPH buys Germany's LOCON rail freight company  Reuters

EP Logistics International has agreed to acquire 100% stake in Germany's transport company LOCON Logistik & Consulting, the Czech firm said on Friday.


Rhumbline Advisers Has $26.17 Million Stake in Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL)  Rockland Register

Rhumbline Advisers raised its holdings in Old Dominion Freight Line (NASDAQ:ODFL) by 0.6% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure ...


Devolution delivers for Scotland  International Railway Journal

The rail network development in Scotland has taken a different course in recent years, with the devolution of transport powers to the Scottish government.


Avoid steering and suspension out-of-service orders with a proactive approach to Roadcheck  FreightWaves

Each year, truck drivers and fleets face both announced and unannounced inspections or enforcement blitzes.


Freight Forwarding Services Market is Witnessing a High Demand with Top Key Players: GEODIS, Panalpina, Bolloré Logistics, Expeditors, DACHSER, Nippon Express, Pantos Logistics, Hitachi Transport System, UPS Supply Chain Solutions  Global Market Research

A huge research report of the global Freight Forwarding Services Market has been presented by Report Consultant to its extensive repository. The report on ...


SIEMENS and Amdocs to Offer High-reliability Connected Critical Infrastructure Wireless Solutions based on CBRS  GlobeNewswire

Siemens RUGGEDCOM private broadband wireless solution combined with Amdocs SpectrumONE solution enables mission-critical networks to leverage ...


Another competitor joins up with ambitious Burnley couriers giant  Lancashire Telegraph

ANOTHER north-west freight firm has fallen under the umbrella of Burnley's EFS operation.


Get set for take-off in electric aircraft, the next transport disruption  GreenBiz

Move aside, electric cars; another disruption set to occur in the next decade is being ignored in current Australian transport infrastructure debates: electric ...


What do airline workers earn?  Business Insider

Salaries range from around the median wage to very high-paying.


Global Air Freight Service Market Insights 2019-2025: Kuehne + Nagel, CEVA Logistics, Toll Group, Graf Air Freight  Thefeedgraph

Home · Global Air Freight *Service* Market Insights 2019-2025: Kuehne + Nagel, CEVA Logistics, Toll Group, Graf Air Freight · Apr 30, 2019 Zion Market Research ...


Ghana, China sign railway deal | Business News 2019-05-16  GhanaWeb

An agreement has been signed between the Ghana Railway Development Authority (GRDA) and China Railway Wuju Group Corporation for the continuation of ...


AIR FREIGHT SERVICE MARKET 2018 GLOBAL INDUSTRY – KEY PLAYERS, SIZE, TRENDS, OPPORTUNITIES, GROWTH- ANALYSIS TO 2025  Market Talk News

Home · Uncategorized; AIR FREIGHT *SERVICE* MARKET 2018 GLOBAL INDUSTRY – KEY PLAYERS, SIZE, TRENDS, OPPORTUNITIES, GROWTH- ...


USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) Director Purchases $40,890.00 in Stock  Rockland Register

USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAK) Director Gary Enzor purchased 3000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 13th. The shares were ...


UK Bank NatWest Introduces Merchant Acquiring Service For SMBs  pymnts.com

U.K. bank NatWest is starting a merchant acquiring *service* for small to medium-sized businesses in direct competition with Worldpay.


4 Fairly Valued Transportation Sector Research Candidates: Part 18  Seeking Alpha

I would be very cautious before investing in airlines despite the expected future growth that I will be illustrating later in the video associated with this art.


Freight Forwarding Services Market Global Briefing 2019 to 2025  industryreports24.com

Global Freight Forwarding Services Market Size, Status And Forecast 2019-2025 is detailed analysis dependent on Freight Forwarding Services market that ...


Former Falcon Transport employees, drivers saw red flags before abrupt closure  FreightWaves

FreightWaves has published a follow-up to this story here. Previously, FreightWaves broke this story here. Former truck drivers and employees of Falcon ...


Container Shipping Group Integrates Freight Terminal Operations into Logistics Services  The Handy Shipping Guide

DENMARK – APM Terminals Inland Services will be integrated into Maersk Logistics & Services from August 1, 2019, in the hope of providing customers with ...


Forget About Fears of a Trade War and Buy This Dividend Aristocrat Today  The Motley Fool Canada

An emerging trade war between the U.S. and China continues to dominate headlines and generate fear in financial markets. The TSX, along with most other ...


Qube rules out an intermodal future after ACCC defeat  The Australian Financial Review

Pacific National offered the Federal Court less than it did the competition regulator but earned itself a whole lot more.


Railroad Day 2019: Cooperation and problem-solving  RailwayAge Magazine

On May 8 more than 400 representatives from the railroad industry participated in 350 Congressional meetings as part of our annual Railroad Day on Capitol ...


McKinsey report – mobility as a service is the future of U.S. urban transportation  FreightWaves

McKinsey has brought out a report that talks about how increasing passenger density in urban spaces is a strong indicator for an increase in ridesharing ...


15May Network Rail announces £800m rail haulage and seasonal services contracts  Network Rail

... • Rail haulage and seasonal *service* contracts worth a total value of £800m • Awarded to Freightliner, GB Railfreight, Direct Rail Services, DB Cargo UK, Colas ...


Global FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS Market: Drivers is Responsible to for Increasing Market Share, Forecast ( 2019 – 2024)  Saginaw Daily

360 MARKET UPDATES Report provides a 360-degree overview of the global FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS market with special emphasis on all aspects including ...


Woman struck and killed by train: Toronto police  Global News

Toronto police say a woman has died after getting hit by a freight train near Old Weston Road and Davenport Road.


Amazon Forays In To Freight Brokerage, Tests Online Freight Service  BunBury Mail News

Amazon is trying to set up a new online line of *service*. This *service* involves matching the truck drivers with their respective shippers. The *service* is under test ...


The Logistics Last Mile: How Sellers Can Make it a Strength and not a Setback  Inbound Logistics

The last mile is often the most challenging, costly, and technologically deficient portion of the delivery process. But as more and more consumers use ...


Private-Equity Firms Buy Trucking Freight Services Companies  Wall Street Journal

Private-equity firms bought two big freight-services providers in separate deals announced Wednesday, the latest in a string of investments in businesses that ...


Golden triangle becomes diamond with Northland? - The Bay's News First  SunLive

Connecting Northport to rail and enabling it to *service* Auckland bound freight can make a major contribution to the development of the region, said Associate ...


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