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Tim Wickmann becomes World Shipping Council’s MD for Asia

The World Shipping Council (WSC) has appointed former Maersk executive Tim Wickmann as its new managing director in Asia.
Mr Wickmann spent nine highly successful years as chief executive of Maersk’s intra-Asia carrier, MCC Transport, before stepping down in June …



P3 signs Airbus for Madrid region logistics park

Long-term warehouse property investor-developer P3 Logistic Parks has signed a deal with Airbus, the world leader in aeronautic, space and related services, to take a new 31,280 m2 Build-to-Suit logistics hub at P3 Illescas park in Toledo, south of Madrid.…


Aldi and Dachser extend their UK partnership

Press Release
 
10 October 2018
 
ALDI & DACHSER EXTEND THEIR UK PARTNERHSIP
 
The two companies have signed a new 5 year contract which will see Dachser provide a warehouse platform as well as UK & Ireland distribution services for a …



Transplace buys Yusen Logistics’ North America intermodal business

Yusen Logistics has sold its North American intermodal and road freight brokerage operations to US logistics service provider Transplace.
The deal, for an undisclosed amount, covers Yusen intermodal operations in Jacksonville, Cincinnati, Memphis, Chicago and Dallas, and the unit will …