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Rhenus comes to Canada with Rodair acquisition

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March 19, 2019 Rhenus Group has established its own network in Canada with the acquisition of Toronto-headquartered logistics provider Rodair. Rodair’s core business activities include international freight forwarding, project logistics, courier, warehousing and distribution, 3PL services and e-commerce solutions. The company was founded in 1996 and has business sites in Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. One […]

WFS picks up 3 year contract with Qantas at DFW

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March 14, 2019 Qantas has awarded Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) with a three-year contract at Dallas Fort/Worth International Airport covering passenger operations, cargo and ramp handling. The Australian flag carrier operates seven Airbus A380 passenger flights a week from Dallas to Sydney as well as a weekly Boeing 747-400 Freighter service. WFS’s client base at […]

Hawaiian Airlines renews ULD deal with Unilode

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March 13, 2019 Unilode Aviation Solutions has renewed its long-term agreement to manage the ULD fleet of Hawaiian Airlines. Brad Matheny, managing director of cargo at Hawaiian Airlines says: “Thanks to Unilode’s expertise and flexibility, we always have the right assets to meet our ULD needs, including some special units, which Unilode has provided for […]

Jettainer to manage ULD fleet for WAMOS Air

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March 13, 2019 Jettainer has taken over the container management and maintenance for WAMOS Air on a five-year deal with the Madrid, Spain-based airline. WAMOS’s fleet of former Pullmantur Air aircraft consist of seven Airbus A330-200s and five Boeing 747-400s. The fleet are primarily used for leisure charter services with some flights operating on behalf […]

Jettainer provides AA Cargo with Cool Management

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March 13, 2019 Jettainer has welcomed American Airlines Cargo as a customer for its ‘Cool Management’ system, giving the airline access to the ULD provider’s Cool Center of Excellence in Abu Dhabi. After a successful test run, the centre has been managing the entire fleet of American Airlines Cargo’s reefer containers. The ‘Cool Management’ service […]

Another successful year for Kuehne + Nagel

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February 27, 2019 Net profits at Kuehne + Nagel grew by 4.3% in 2018, helped by airfreight volumes and EBIT growing at double digit rates. Yearly net turnover was up from 18.6 billion Swiss francs (CHF) in 2017 to CHF 20.7 billion in 2018, with earnings for the year growing from CHF740 million in 2017 […]

Peli BioThermal brings Credo on Demand to Dublin

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February 27, 2019 Peli BioThermal is continuing to expand globally with the opening of a network station and service centre in Dublin, Ireland. The Dublin facility is focused on Peli BioThermal’s Credo on Demand programme, which provides flexible rental options for temperature controlled containers such as Credo Cargo, Credo Xtreme and Credo Cube. The Credo […]

Peli BioThermal Credo on Demand comes to Jeddah

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February 13, 2019 Peli BioThermal has extended its network in the Middle East with a Credo on Demand drop point in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The drop point is the latest location bringing shipping options to the region, and the facility puts Peli BioThermal on track to realise its plan to exceed 100 network stations and […]

WFS to build new pharma facility in Copenhagen

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February 13, 2019 Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will invest in a state-of-the-art pharma facility at Copenhagen Airport, covering an area of 1,500 square meters. Construction will begin in April, and the new building will provide end-to-end handling in a temperature-controlled environment for 2-8C pharma products incorporating acceptance, offload, pre-storage, build-up and storage. Accessible through four […]

dnata increases share in freight forwarding partners

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February 6, 2019 dnata has strengthened its position in the UAE and international freight forwarding industry by increasing its ownership in two of its joint venture companies. It has purchased a 50% stake in Dubai Express, Freightworks and a 25.5% stake in Bollore Logistics UAE from Kanoo Group. As a result of the transaction, dnata […]