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Uber Seeks to Build Up Freight Business  The Wall Street Journal

Uber Technologies is digging deeper into the freight business, ramping up hiring at a planned new hub in Chicago and rolling out logistics services even as its ...


FedEx will not apply peak season parcel surcharges, saves the pain for the outsized stuff  FreightWaves

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) said Sept. 16 it will not apply residential surcharges this peak shipping season on deliveries of standard-sized parcels, though it will ...


Startups target inefficiencies of freight and last mile delivery  BNamericas English

Much like Uber and other startups looking to disrupt entrenched markets, last-mile B2B delivery solutions provider Shippify started as an illegal business three ...


Does increase in FedEx 2020 shipping rates prelude strategy shift?  Air Cargo World

FedEx announced new shipping rates for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will come into effect Jan. 6, 2020. The new rates will include ...


Consolidation within European freight forwarding business continues  FreightWaves

The recent acquisition of freight forwarder and logistics specialist Panalpina by DSV marks one of the few M&A deals that have occurred in the market over the ...


Shelley Simpson on the efficiency of JB Hunt's 360box  FreightWaves

J.B. Hunt Chief Commercial Officer Shelley Simpson praises the dynamic 360box *service* on the Carrier 360 app which brings shippers and carriers together in a ...


P&O to launch new cross-Channel freight service  Lloyd's List

As the UK prepares to leave the EU, cross-Channel services are becoming more relevant. P&O Ferries is now linking London's Tilbury with Calais with a new ...


China sees expanding China-Europe freight rail services  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

China-Europe freight rail services have expanded in the first eight months of the year with 5266 trips made during the period, according to the China State.


A. Duie Pyle Announces Partnership with Oak Harbor Freight Lines, Inc. to Expand Service to West Coast  GlobeNewswire

The partnership allows Pyle to expand its coverage area to the West Coast with another family-owned company that shares a similarly rich industry legacy.


US-Air Freight: LA air cargo expansion shelved  JOC.com

A planned new air cargo terminal at Los Angeles International Airport, designed to streamline the transit of air shipments at the busy gateway, has been quietly ...


Freight Transportation Services Index hits new record high reading  Logistics Management

July's Freight TSI reading, at 139.0, followed two months of declines-with May and June down 0.1% and 0.3%, respectively- on the way to setting a new record ...


Ferry crisis sparks call for new service to island  HeraldScotland

THE introduction of additional freight-only ferry services connecting Islay with the Scottish mainland should be urgently considered to alleviate a…


Transplace Symposium focuses on future of carriers, supply chains and technology  FreightWaves

Transplace's 2019 Carrier Symposium in Dallas discussed the latest topics impacting the carrier industry, including both capacity excesses and shortages,


Malaysia Logistics and Warehousing Market is Expected to Reach Over MYR 200 Billion in terms of Revenues by the Year 2023: Ken Research  PRNewswire

GURUGRAM, India, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eleventh Malaysia Plan by government for the period 2016-2020, is aimed at development of all the ...


FedEx Freight Direct comes to Memphis, Nashville as demand for bulky goods delivery grows  The Commercial Appeal

Demand for these types of delivery services has grown in recent years and we expect that trend to continue," a FedEx spokesperson said.


JB Hunt intermodal customers not pre-ordering freight to beat tariffs; Fed expected to cut rates, economist says  talkbusiness.net

An executive of Lowell-based carrier J.B. Hunt Transport Services recently said intermodal customers are neither pulling forward freight ahead of tariffs nor ...


Australia shares end firmer as RBA leaves door open for more rate cuts; NZ up  Reuters

Australian shares rose on Tuesday, with the healthcare sector leading gains, as minutes of the central bank's September policy meeting affirmed it was open to ...


FedEx Announces 2020 Rate Increases  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] FedEx Corp. said on Sept. 16 that its customers will see shipping rate increases and surcharges ...


Descartes Delivers Industry-leading Real-time Air Freight Tracking Enhancements  GlobeNewswire

MONTREAL, Sept. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive ...


RZD expands China-Europe rail freight services with new routes  theloadstar.com

Another month, another new container rail *service* for Russian rail and logistics operator RZD, with a new connection between China and Germany. Connecting ...


IMC adds Pacific Northwest ports to U.S. intermodal reach  FreightWaves

IMC Companies added its eighth regional trucking branch with the addition of a new drayage and intermodal provider in the Pacific Northwest, The.


Uber announces $2bn expansion of Freight unit in Chicago  Financial Times

Uber will spend at least $2bn over the next decade to expand its freight business, as it announced the unit's new headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.


Freight Forwarding Market Growth strategies and with Leading Key Players: Robinson Worldwide, Inc., Nippon Express, Dachser, DIMERCO, CJ Logistics Corporation, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics and GEODIS.  Indian Columnist

Freight forwarding can be defined as the integrated services provided by various logistics and transportation companies wherein these organisations arrange for ...


GM strike could hurt unionized auto haulers first  FreightWaves

The halt in vehicle production at General Motors [NYSE: GM] plants on Sept. 16 over a labor dispute is expected to have ripple effects throughout the ...


PD Ports Named Business of the Year  Port Technology International

PD Ports, one of the UK's major port groups, has been named Business of the Year 2019 at the Rail Freight Group's (RFG) annual awards ceremony. Judges.


Proposed Georgia, SC terminal operator agreement withdrawn  FreightWaves

The petitioners of a joint marine terminal operation in the ports of Savannah and Charleston have withdrawn their proposed agreement from the U.S. Federal ...


Australia shares slip ahead of U.S. Fed meet; NZ up  Reuters

Australian shares were subdued on Tuesday, as markets trod cautiously in the wake of heightened tensions in the Middle East and ahead of the U.S. Federal ...


DSV AS/ADR (OTCMKTS:DSDVY) & Diamond S Shipping (OTCMKTS:DSSI) Head to Head Review  TechNewsObserver

DSV AS/ADR (OTCMKTS:DSDVY) and Diamond S Shipping (NYSE:DSSI) are both transportation companies, but which is the better investment? We will ...


Cargo airlines prepare for Brexit demand spike  FreightWaves

Air cargo carriers are expecting a demand surge for scheduled and charter capacity if the British government overcomes opposition in Parliament and.


Imaginnovate joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance  FreightWaves

The latest company to join the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA) is Imaginnovate, which is headquartered in Visakhapatnam, India. The company has ...


Martlesham-based Omni Freight services introduces new Libya service | Suffolk and Essex Business News  East Anglian Daily Times

Omni Freight Services of Martlesham is launching a regualr *service* for customers to Libya, via Malta. . L-R - Nick Wilding, Ian Wilding, Andy Wilding, Carl Hawes, ...


Afghanistan – China rail freight service sets off | News  Railway Gazette International

AFGHANISTAN: An inaugural *service* carrying freight for export to China by rail left Hairatan in northern Afghanistan on September 5, carrying 1 100 tonnes of ...


Global $68.71 Bn Rolling Stock (Freight & Passenger) Market to 2023: Rising Focus on Digitalization  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Rolling Stock (Freight & Passenger) Market Report: Insights, Trends & Forecast (2019-2023)" report has ...


NexTech and Challenger Motor Freight Enter Partnership | INN  Investing News Network

NexTech will be providing immersive recruitment processes in AR technology for Canada's largest privately-owned transportation company. On Tuesday ...


123Loadboard Adds Document Capturing and Load Status Updates to Its Digital Freight Matching Platform  PRNewswire

HOUSTON, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 123Loadboard announces they have improved the synergy in their load board workflow by adding document ...


Freight-Matching Startup Loadsmart Adds $19 Million from Maersk, Ports America  The Wall Street Journal

Container shipping giant A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S and Ports America, the largest terminal operator in the U.S., are investing in a digital freight-booking *service* ...


Current Valuation:: Air Transport Services Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: ATSG)  Ws News Alerts

On Monday, September 16, 2019, by making a change of -2.21% with the Loss (↓), the Services stock (Air Transport Services Group, Inc.) created a change of ...


YRC Freight Announces the Opening of Its New St. Cloud, Minnesota Service Center  Yahoo Finance

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 09, 2019 -- YRC Freight, a leading transportation provider for industrial, commercial and retail goods, specializing in solutions for ...


Woods Hole, Vineyard at odds over 5:30 freight  Martha's Vineyard Times

There were two distinct sides — one urging an end to early-morning freight runs out of Woods Hole as a noisy nuisance, and the other insisting that those runs ...


Freight trucks coming to Kyiv from Boryspil side to be banned during morning hours  UNIAN

The access of freight transport to Kyiv from the side of Boryspil will be limited every morning from 7:00 to 10:00 starting Sept 19. According to the press *service* of ...


NexTech Signs AR Deal With Challenger Motor Freight Inc.  Yahoo Finance

NexTech AR Solutions (the “Company” or “NexTech”) (NEXCF)(NTAR.CN)(N29.F) is pleased to announce that it has landed a deal with Challenger Motor ...


Amazon steps into the freight rail industry with branded containers  Railway Track & Structures

Amazon purchases a number of rail freight containers with the hopes of eliminating intermodal "middle men" from the equation.


Today’s Pickup: Idaho prosecutor drops drug trafficking charges against truck driver hauling hemp  FreightWaves

Closing out a high-profile cannabis case that ignited outrage around the country, the county prosecutor in Ada County, Idaho, agreed to drop felony drug ...


Texas Freight Selects ORBCOMM’s In-Cab Solution for Fleet-Wide Management and Compliance  Yahoo Finance

Provides real-time monitoring and control with detailed analytics for truck assets on an intelligent, connected and future-proofed platform. ROCHELLE PARK ...


Specialized Freight Trucking Market Status and Business Outlook 2019 to 2025  island Daily Tribune

Global Specialized Freight Trucking Market Insights, Forecast To 2025. Specialized Freight Trucking Market is a valuable source of insightful data for business ...


Pilot Freight opens new headquarters near Delaware line  delawarebusinessnow.com

Pilot Freight Services has moved into new global headquarters at 2 Braxton Way in Glen Mills, PA. The building is about five miles north of the Delaware border.


Refrigerated cargo: Trade uncertainty impacting US reefer shippers  JOC.com

Fluctuations in tariffs have long necessitated a diversified and nimble supply chain strategy, but the current US-China trade war is creating unique challenges in ...


Freight trains, costs are hurdles for increasing Western Pa. Amtrak service  TribLIVE High School Sports Network

If Amtrak added a commuter train into Pittsburgh on the route between Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, more than one-half of the passengers would board at the ...


Pilot Freight moves to new home in Glen Mills  Delco News Network

CONCORD — Pilot Freight is taking flight. The longtime Delaware County business has packed up from its decades-old roost on Route 352 in Middletown and ...


Maersk, BlackBuck launch digital trucking platform in India  Supply Chain Dive

Maersk announced a partnership with ​BlackBuck, an online freight booking and trucking services company, this week to launch an online marketplace for ...


Airfreight vs. Sea Freight - Which Works Better  Global Trade Magazine

The decisions and choices you make concerning airfreight versus sea freight dilemma will depend on miscellaneous factors.


Hot Stock To Track :: United Parcel Service, Inc., (NYSE: UPS)  Ws News Alerts

On Monday, September 16, 2019, by making a change of -0.08% with the Loss (↓), the Services stock (United Parcel *Service*, Inc.) created a change of 0.42% ...


US Railroad: Amazon acquires branded intermodal containers  JOC.com

Amazon is taking greater control of its US rail transportation by buying company-branded 53-foot containers, sending a warning sign to intermodal marketing ...


Railcar Leasing Market to Undertake Strapping Growth at CAGR of 7% by the End 2027 with Leading Key Players like GATX Corporation, Beacon Railcar Leasing, Touax Rail Limited, Chicago Freight Car Leasing, GLNX Corporation  Market Report Gazette

Market Report Gazette provides latest industry trending news, news *service*, IT & Technology news helps businesses connect with their target audiences in ...


Top 25 Freight Forwarders in 2018: Blending art and science  Logistics Management

The numbers are in, and thanks to significant merger and acquisition activity, some of the top tier players have shifted a bit. However, industry analysts note that ...


Find Inquisitee Details of Online Freight Services Market 2019 – 2026 | Major Players Best Logistics, C3 IoT, Cainiao, Clearpath Robotics, Flexe, Flexport, Go-Jek, GreyOrange Robotics  Market Expert

The advent of new technologies such as Big Data and Analysis, cloud platforms and artificial intelligence, new markets have emerged for the logistics market, ...


CargoX Partners with Blockchain-based Freight Data Platform  Port Technology International

CargoX has been integrated into RoadLaunch, a blockchain-based digital freight management platform.


Global Air Freight Forwarding Market Explored In Latest Research | Key Players: Deutsche Post DHL Group, Kuehne + Nagel, DB Schenker, NIPPON EXPRESS, UPS Supply Chain Solutions, DSV  The Industry News Room

"Air Freight Forwarding Market" Report presents an outline of the related market comprising types, applications and top producers with new technology, ...


The Uber of freight services, Kobo360 launches in East Africa  CNBCAfrica.com

Reverting back to Kobo360 during the Africa CEO Forum back in May, Co-founder and winner of the event's 'Disrupter of the Year' award, Ife Oyedele spoke to ...


How Hurricane Dorian could impact ocean shipping  FreightWaves

As Hurricane Dorian barrels towards Florida's Atlantic coast and threatens to make landfall as an extremely dangerous Category 4 storm, a number of key ...


WFS investing in Paris airport pharmaceutical center  FreightWaves

Paris-based ground handler Worldwide Freight Services (WFS) plans to invest €10 million ($11 million) in a new pharmaceutical center to expand services for ...


NCRTC likely to provide freight movement on regional rapid transit system  Economic Times

New Delhi, Sep 17: The National Capital Region Transport Corporation is likely to facilitate freight movement on its Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) ...


NHS chiefs set up 24-hour supply lines to ensure vital drugs are available in the event of a No Deal Brexit  The Sun

NHS chiefs have set up 24-hour supply lines to ensure a steady stream of medicine is available in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Special express freight services ...


P&O launches Tilbury-Calais service to beat Dover congestion Brexit contingency measures continue to build within  theloadstar.com

Brexit contingency measures continue to build within the UK's supply chain with P&O announcing a new Tilbury-Calais ferry *service*. P&O's chief executive ...


FedEx Freight's last-mile plans are moving forward  Logistics Management

Following various reports in January that indicated FedEx Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) subsidiary of Memphis-based transportation and logistics titan ...


Ware2Go adds DIY tools to augment on-demand fulfillment services  FreightWaves

Ware2Go unveils four DIY tools to make distribution center site selections more effective.


Wait And See Is The Best Criteria:: Air Transport Services Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: ATSG)  Ws News Alerts

On Friday, September 13, 2019, the Services stock (Air Transport Services Group, Inc.) created a change of 1.53% from opening and finally closed its business ...


FTR: Sluggish Economy Will Keep Truck Freight Flat  Heavy Duty Trucking

Economic activity drives the freight market, but paying attention only to indicators of the economy s overall health doesn t tell the whole story of what may be ...


Profits plunge at AusPost  FreightWaves

Australia Post, a government-owned post and freight *service*, has reported revenues of just under A$7 billion but has experienced a massive fall in profits.


Truckload freight rates poised to rise in tandem with hectic holiday season, reports Coyote Curve  Logistics Management

Trucking freight rates are expected to see gains heading into the peak holiday months, according to the most recent edition of the Coyote Curve, which was ...


Digital freight company Loadsmart gets $19 million  DigitalCommerce360

The provider of digital freight management technology—out to improve the movement of goods through U.S. ports—raised $19 million from two leading shipping ...


How will 2019 stack up for truckers?  DC Velocity

Trucking companies owned the freight markets in 2018, setting new records for everything from tonnage to revenues. Matching that won't be easy.


Floating or falling? Tech companies that made stock market debuts in 2019  The Guardian

As WeWork woos investors, this year's technology sector IPOs have mostly been a disappointment – with one exception.


Freight Tech Company Kobo360 Secures $20 Million in Series A Financing  Built In

E-logistics is a growing industry in Africa. Kobo360, a Nigerian freight logistics startup with an Uber-like marketplace, announced last week that the company has ...


Ocean Spray Turns to Uber Freight for Supply Chain  Transport Topics Online

Ocean Spray, best known for its fruit juices and snacks, has taken a new approach to transporting its products to market.


Rights lobby, transporters threaten protests over SGR directive  The Star, Kenya

On Monday, the groups led a two-hour protest at Changamwe roundabout.


Trimble tips the scale with products at in.sight conference  Commercial Carrier Journal

Steve Berglund, president and chief executive of Trimble, announced new executive roles for Tom Fansler and James Langley. “The power of together” themed ...


Freight Forwarding Services Market Is Thriving Worldwide | DHL Group, Sinotrans, DB Schenker Logistics  NewsStoner

Global Freight Forwarding Services Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025 is latest research study released by HTF MI evaluating the market, highlighting ...


On The Radar Of Prospective Investors:: United Parcel Service, Inc., (NYSE: UPS)  Ws News Alerts

On Friday, September 13, 2019, the Services stock (United Parcel *Service*, Inc.) created a change of -0.61% from opening and finally closed its business at ...


Returnloadsnet Provides Freight Exchange Services To The Road Transport Industry In The UK  Logistics Online

The UK's leading online haulage marketplace, Returnloads.net, provides freight exchange services to haulage companies, logistics providers, freight forwarders ...


New Quebec facilities on the Northshore will accelerate the growth of Delmar International Inc.  GlobeNewswire

MONTREAL, Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Delmar International, a leading provider of Freight, Customs and Logistics services in Canada, announced ...


DSV AS/ADR (OTCMKTS:DSDVY) to Post Q3 2019 Earnings of $0.41 Per Share, Jefferies Financial Group Forecasts  Mayfield Recorder

DSV AS/ADR (OTCMKTS:DSDVY) – Stock analysts at Jefferies Financial Group issued their Q3 2019 EPS estimates for shares of DSV AS/ADR in a note issued ...


Logistics technology: Resistance to change hindering digitization in project cargo  JOC.com

When it comes to project cargo, some argue the idiosyncratic nature of the sector necessitates personal relationships and, as such, make it impossible to truly ...


Global Air Freight Service Market Trends, Shares, Business Planning, Services, Technology, Feature scenario Forecast to 2024  World Industry Reports

Professional Market Research Survey, Analysis on “Air Freight *Service* Market” by global regions. Air Freight *Service* Market. The global Air Freight *Service* ...


Berlin-based digital forwarding startup InstaFreight expands its services in the growing Polish market  EU-Startups

Berlin-based InstaFreight offers businesses an end-to-end digital transport solution: from quoting, booking, track & trace with automatic notifications, and ...


Cebu freight forwarding, logistics firms form PMTLAI local chapter  INQUIRER.net

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Multimodal Transport and Logistics Association Inc. (PMTLAI) formed its first chapter here in Cebu to unite all logistics ...


Uber's Profitability Problem Is Structural  Seeking Alpha

Investors have been sold the vision of a company which will dominate large parts of the transportation industry, yet Uber presents no clear path to profitability.


Freight Forwarding Services Market Present Scenario, New Developments And Comprehensive Insights 2019 to 2025  X Herald

The report presents an in-depth assessment of the Freight Forwarding Services Market including enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, ...


Photo Essay: Domestic freight training by SDDC held at Fort McCoy  DVIDS

Charles Morgan with the Army Surface Deployment and Distribution Command Domestic Freight Services Branch provided domestic freight training Aug. 13-14 ...


World rail freight news round-up | News  Railway Gazette International

Siemens has trained staff at the Schienenfahrzeugbau Wittenberge workshop to undertaken maintenance and 30 000 km and 150 000 km inspections of ...


Today’s Pickup: Atlas Van Lines offers streamlined moving service  FreightWaves

A new app aims to streamline household moves, plus China shipping empty containers to Europe and air cargo volumes drop again.


Freight Forwarding Services Market Comprehensive Study Explores Huge Growth In Future | Sinotrans, DB Schenker Logistics, GEODIS, Panalpina Leading Key Players  Industry Segment

The Freight Forwarding Services Market research report presents a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains qualitative and quantitative insights, ...


Seafreight Forwarding Expansion Projected to Gain an Uptick During 2019-2025  The Market Plan

Seafreight forwarders, also known as non-vessel operating common carriers, are intermediary agents that arrange shipments for industries from manufacturers ...


Axa Purchases 4,985 Shares of XPO Logistics Inc (NYSE:XPO)  TechNewsObserver

Axa increased its position in shares of XPO Logistics Inc (NYSE:XPO) by 3.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities ...


Sendy Launches Freight Services for its Logistics Operations  Techweez

Sendy has announced the opening of its logistics platform to include freight services to serve customers who need to move cargo in Kenya, East Africa and ...


Sendy launches freight services  Business Daily

Sendy has expanded its portfolio to include freight services following its eight-month pilot.


Freight Ferry Company Gears Up New Service as Brexit Approaches  The Handy Shipping Guide

UK – FRANCE – There is to be a new daily freight ferry *service* launched by P&O Ferries which will run between the Port of Tilbury and Calais designed to give ...


Europe autonomous car market: Top 10 countries leading the race in 2019  Silicon Canals

This article will take you 9 minute(s) to read. According to the Graphical Research new growth forecast report titled “Europe Autonomous Cars Market Size”, the ...


United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) vs. Acuity Brands, Inc. (AYI): Breaking Down the Air Delivery & Freight Services Industry’s Two Hottest Stocks  E Globalist

United Parcel *Service*, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) shares are up more than 25.96% this year and recently increased 0.37% or $0.45 to settle at $122.85. Acuity Brands ...


DHSC says robust plans in place to prevent disruption to medicines supplies documented in Operation Yellowhammer  Epilepsy Society

The Department of Health and Social Services (DHSC) has assured us they are doing everything they can to ensure an uninterrupted supply of medicines ...


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