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Kuehne+Nagel to partner with Grunenthal Group for global transportation services
Kuehne + Nagel and pharmaceutical research company xchave agreed on a global partnership for land, air and seafreight, where Kuehne + Nagel will support Grünenthal Group in reorganising its world-wide transportation network for highly sensitive pharmaceutical products.
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UPS expands rail service between China and Europe
By LBR Staff Writer
Supply chain management solutions provider UPS has expanded its rail service between China and Europe, allowing better access to alternative shipping options for its customers.
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SingPost, TUMCREATE to conduct electric vehicle trial for mail delivery
By LBR Staff Writer
Singapore Post (SingPost) and TUMCREATE are carrying out an electric vehicle trial for mail delivery.
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DB Cargo, GE Transportation partner to digitize 250 locomotives
Rail freight operator DB Cargo and GE Transportation have partnered to digitize 250 locomotives across Germany, U.K., France and Poland over the next five years.
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Odyssey Logistics & Technology buys US firm AsepTrans
By LBR Staff Writer
Logistics solutions provider Odyssey Logistics & Technology has acquired AsepTrans, a provider of aseptic tanks for food grade products.
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DHL pilots new City Hub concept to support inner-city deliveries by bicycles
By LBR Staff Writer
DHL Express is piloting a new City Hub concept that will allow the increased use of cargo bicycles for inner-city deliveries.
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Ford's new concept uses drones and self-driving vans for deliveries
By LBR Staff Writer
Ford has unveiled plans to combine drones and autonomous vehicles for deliveries.
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Pall-Ex acquires Shears Brothers and Bowden Transport
By LBR Staff Writer
European palletised freight network Pall-Ex has acquired two of its members, Dorset-based Shears Brothers and Bowden Transport, based in Essex.
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Genesee & Wyoming agrees to acquire Heart of Georgia Railroad
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) announced that it has agreed to acquire the shares of Atlantic Western Transportation, parent company of Heart of Georgia Railroad (HOG).
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UK’s Abbey Logistics buys liquid food transport firm Armet Logistics
By LBR Staff Writer
UK-based Abbey Logistics has acquired bulk liquid food transport company Armet Logistics for an undisclosed sum.
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UPS buys UK’s road freight company Freightex
By LBR Staff Writer
UPS has acquired UK-based road freight company Freightex for an undisclosed sum to accelerate expansion of UK and European truckload brokerage business.
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Union Pacific buys Railex’s refrigerated and cold storage distribution assets
By LBR Staff Writer
US-based Union Pacific has acquired refrigerated and cold storage distribution assets from Railex for an undisclosed sum.
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Celadon Group announces closing of joint venture with Element Fleet Management
Celadon Group announced that it has entered into a joint venture agreement with Element Transportation, a subsidiary of Element Fleet Management.
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Genesee & Wyoming subsidiary to acquire Pentalver Transpor from APM Terminals
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) through its subsidiary GWI UK Acquisition Company has entered into an agreement with a subsidiary of APM Terminals (a subsidiary of A P Møller-Maersk A/S) to purchase all of the issued share capital of Pentalver Transport Limited (Pentalver) for approximately £87m ($110m).
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Genesee & Wyoming Australia completes acquisition of Grail
Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) announced that Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA) has completed the acquisition of Glencore Rail (GRail) for A$1.14bn and has concurrently issued a 49% equity stake in GWA to funds and clients managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA).
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