New Products and Services: Global Logistics
NFI Launches Global Integrated Technology Suite
Leading supply chain solutions provider, NFI, has announced today the launch of its new global integrated technology suite.
Labelmaster DGIS Software Certified as FedEx® DG Ready Solution
Labelmaster's DGIS Software, a leading application for managing dangerous goods shipping, has passed FedEx certification and is now a FedEx DG Ready solution.
JAXPORT now offers fastest, freshest grapefruit transit to Asia
JAXPORT now offers 30 day shipping service to Japan, the fastest, freshest transit time for grapefruit exports from the U.S.
Atkore International Announces Universal Super Fitting™ 3 Piece Coupling
Atkore International (Harvey IL), a leading manufacturer of electrical products, announces that its new Konkore Fittings line now features the Universal Super Fitting™ 3 Piece Coupling, ideal for joining two lengths of conduit.
KDS and TBR Global Chauffeuring offer worldwide booking of executive chauffeur service via KDS Neo
Addition of TBR to Neo platform Extends Door-to-Door Booking Capability for Global Corporate Travellers London, UK - November 30, 2016: KDS, a global provider of corporate travel and expense (T&E) management software solutions, today announced that it has partnered with TBR Global Chauffeuring to give clients access to more than 15,000 executive chauffeured vehicles across 3,000 cities through Neo.
Labelmaster Offers Economical Solution for Companies Shipping Defective, Damaged Lithium Batteries
Numerous companies worldwide today must safely and expediently transport damaged lithium cells and batteries or equipment containing them.
Wen-Parker India Awarded NVOCC License
Wen-Parker India Awarded NVOCC License Wen-Parker India (WPL) has been awarded an NVOCC license in Chennai after a detailed assessment and study by Indian Customs.
New ModusLink Subscription Solution Simplifies Subscription and Payment Processing
ModusLink, the omni-channel technology and fulfillment provider, has launched its new Subscription Solution.
Carmichael International Expands To Canada
Scottsdale, AZ, 16 May 2016 Carmichael International Service, a division of APL Logistics and one of the largest customs brokerage, trade compliance and consulting specialists in the United States, today announced that it will expand its full suite of services into Canada.
Straightpoint Expands ATEX Range as New Guidance Becomes Effective
Straightpoint's expanded range of ATEX products conform to a new directive—2014/34/EU—that becomes effective today (20 April 2016), updating 94/9/EC.
At the turn of the year, the force measurement, load monitoring and suspended weighing load cell equipment manufacturer launched an ATEX and IECEx version of its most popular product, the Radiolink Plus wireless load cell, which met Zone 0, 1 and 2 hazardous area classification.
An ATEX version of the wireless Handheld Plus followed, while other wireless products including compression cells, shackle cells, load pins and the Running Line Dynamometer (or TIMH), part of the manufacturer's tension in motion range, are also in accordance with the new 2014/34/EU directive and boast classification in the three zone, including 0 (an area in which an explosive gas atmosphere is present continuously or for long periods)—unprecedented in wireless below-the-hook force measurement technology.
Roshan Divakaran, design engineer, Straightpoint, said: "We have been in close collaboration with the Sira Certification Service, an independent certification body, for more than two years and it has been very helpful with the new directive implementation and certifications for the new products we've introduced.
Rapid Response Takes Delivery of Europe's First 300t Hydra-Slide
Portsmouth, UK-based Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has taken delivery of a 300t hydraulic skidding system, the only one of its kind in Europe, from Canadian manufacturer Hydra-Slide.
Lifting, transport and storage specialist RRS will initially put the product to use for installation of transformers at electrical substations, but Paul Barber, managing director, foresees its widespread use on a variety of projects.
He said: "We had quoted for the electrical substation job, for which we knew the Hydra-Slide system was best suited, so in the short-term it made sense to proceed with the order upon award of the contract.
TankBag Launches Innovative Liner for ISO Tank Containers - Optimizes Fleet Utilization & Eliminates Prior Cargo Restrictions
TankBag™ proudly announces the launch of its Single-Use Liner for ISO Tanks, providing an innovative solution for bulk liquid shippers & operators to optimize their fleet.
RATENOW™! SPOT RATE OPTIMIZER FOR DOORLOGISTICS™ NOW QUICKER, EASIER AND MORE EFFICIENT
Virginia Beach, VA - March 02, 2016 - SynchroNet Intermodal Services, Inc.
LeanLogistics Offers Software Solution LeanGlobal to Ocean Shippers
LeanLogistics, a leading technology company specializing in supply chain management, announces the expansion of its Software-as-a-Service program LeanTMS® to serve ocean shippers called LeanGlobal®. The module is designed to streamline logistics processing to improve performance and reduce costs.
Schneider Responds to Uptick in Port Freight Volume with New Warehouse in New Jersey
GREEN BAY, Wis. (Feb. 22, 2015) — Record-setting freight volumes coming through the Port of New York and New Jersey means shippers have been having a hard time securing enough drayage, transloading and warehousing services to meet demand.
Project forwarding training includes art of negotiation
The art of negotiation is a new workshop topic to launch as part of the Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management training course at the InterContinental Shanghai Expo Hotel from 14-15 March during the Breakbulk China education program.
Pelican BioThermal Launches Innovative Credo Cargo Pallet Shipper System
Pelican BioThermal launches its new pioneering pallet shipper system, Credo TM Cargo, the latest in its range of innovative temperature-controlled packaging solutions servicing the global market, at IQPC Europe taking place today in Frankfurt, Germany.
Global Freight Forwarder UWL Launches New FlexiTank Product, Expands Offerings for Bulk Liquid Logistics
CLEVELAND, OH (January 25, 2016) - Asset-based freight forwarder, UWL, has launched a new proprietary solution for shipping non-hazardous bulk liquid cargo - the UWL FlexiTank.
Refrigerated ocean shipping services peak-season guarantee
Third-party logistics provider Encompass Global Logistics LLC has enhanced its refrigerated services and is now offering a peak season service guarantee to customers exporting to Asia and Australia/New Zealand. The service guarantees space and provides the necessary schedule flexibility to make sure that shippers get their produce to market quickly. Encompass' new reefer service is available at all major U.S.