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Pantos Logistics Signs MOU with Chinese e-Commerce Logistics Company 4PX

May 1, 2015: With the aim of making forays into the global e-Commerce logistics market through joint marketing and realizing synergy.

UPS Profit Lifted by Pricing, Maintains 2015 Earnings Outlook

Apr 29, 2015: United Parcel Service Inc on Tuesday reported higher first-quarter net profit due to price increases and productivity improvements, and reaffirmed its earnings outlook for 2015.

C.H. Robinson Expands Asian Operations to Vietnam

Apr 29, 2015: HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM (April 20, 2015) — Expanding operations in one of the fastest growing global economies, C.H. Robinson is now operating out of a fully owned global forwarding office in Ho Chi Minh City, the center and gateway of Southern Vietnam. As a key hub for transportation and logistics in Southeast Asia, Ho Chi Minh City handles about 70% of Vietnam’s total cargo volume.

Lagos Port Still Bottlenecks Africa's Top Economy

Apr 29, 2015: The road leading to the Lagos port, which handles nearly everything that Africa's biggest economy imports, is one of the most congested in a megacity whose traffic jams are legendary.

Uber Is Quietly Testing A Massive Merchant Delivery Program

Apr 29, 2015: Uber is planning to launch a merchant delivery program that would allow online shoppers to get same-day delivery of goods through both UberRush couriers and Uber drivers. TechCrunch has obtained training documents for Uber drivers and couriers who are part of the merchant delivery pilot program.

XPO Logistics to Acquire Norbert Dentressangle SA, a Leading Global Provider of Contract Logistics...

Apr 29, 2015: XPO to become a top ten worldwide logistics company and leading European outsourced e-fulfillment provider

CEVA Adds Senior Sector Operations Talent to Propel Customer-Focused Contract Logistics Strategy

Apr 28, 2015: Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, 27 April, 2015 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain companies, today announced the appointment of two senior executives with deep sector-specific operations expertise to further drive its customer-focused Contract Logistics strategy.

Arvato’s EVP SCM/eCommerce North America and Brazil on Their Innovative Solutions Tackling...

Apr 28, 2015: Dominik Dittrich, EVP SCM/eCommerce North America and Brazil, reflects on what eft’s 3PL award nomination means to Arvato and how they’re preparing for continuous improvement.

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  • UPS Profit Lifted by Pricing, Maintains 2015 Earnings Outlook

    Apr 29, 2015: United Parcel Service Inc on Tuesday reported higher first-quarter net profit due to price increases and productivity improvements, and reaffirmed its earnings outlook for 2015.
  • C.H. Robinson Expands Asian Operations to Vietnam

    Apr 29, 2015: HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM (April 20, 2015) — Expanding operations in one of the fastest growing global economies, C.H. Robinson is now operating out of a fully owned global forwarding office in Ho Chi Minh City, the center and gateway of Southern Vietnam. As a key hub for transportation and logistics in Southeast Asia, Ho Chi Minh City handles about 70% of Vietnam’s total cargo volume.

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  • Uber Is Quietly Testing A Massive Merchant Delivery Program

    Apr 29, 2015: Uber is planning to launch a merchant delivery program that would allow online shoppers to get same-day delivery of goods through both UberRush couriers and Uber drivers. TechCrunch has obtained training documents for Uber drivers and couriers who are part of the merchant delivery pilot program.
  • Here Come the Drones…

    Apr 28, 2015: The Federal Aviation (FAA) granted approval to e-retailing giant Amazon.com to test-fly their new advanced drones, under certain provision, for potential delivery. This latest petition received quick approval from the FAA compared to past efforts this year, such as the six month delay in approving an earlier prototype for which the FAA received a lot of criticism.

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