Monday, June 5, 2023
Tim Scharwath, Chief Executive Officer, Freight at DHL Global Forwarding

DHL updates its myDHLi platform to further improve customer experience

At the third myDHLi Digital Summit, DHL Global Forwarding presented its upgraded digital customer portal and how it helps clients enhance their logistics' performance, resilience, and sustainability, even in uncertain times. Broadcasted live from the transport logistic trade fair in Munich, Deutsche Post DHL Group's leading international freight specialist introduced new features and updates to the myDHLi portal, making it even more convenient and efficient.
Mario Cavallucci, Vice President of Europe Operations at AIT Worldwide Logistics

AIT bets on Mario Cavallucci to steer European operations into fast lane

Supply chain solutions leader AIT Worldwide Logistics has appointed logistics industry veteran Mario Cavallucci as the company’s new Vice President of Europe Operations. Cavallucci joins the global freight forwarder with decades of proven supply chain experience in multiple areas, including logistics services, leadership, people development, and cultural diversity.

CSR taps Kinaxis to ensure end-to-end visibility of its entire supply chain

Kinaxis® Inc., the authority in driving agility for fast, confident decision-making in a rather unpredictable world, has announced that CSR, one of the leading building products in Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), has tapped Kinaxis to help drive accuracy and transparency across its entire supply chain and ultimately ensure that they are prepared for the unexpected.
Kawal Preet, President of Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa at FedEx Express

FedEx launches its International Economy services in Asia Pacific

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and one of the world’s largest express transportation companies, is enhancing its international delivery services to cater to customers’ growing demand for reliable and diverse services in the Asia Pacific region. As of May 2, 2023, customers will have access to FedEx International Economy® (IE) services connecting the Asia Pacific to 170 markets globally. The IE service typically delivers within APAC in two to five business days and to major markets in Europe and the U.S. in four to five business days. Customers who want to ship less urgent shipments with day-definite delivery will get the same reliability as FedEx time-definite International Priority service.

FourKites and Gravity partner to offer first-mile visibility for global shipments

Supply chain visibility firm FourKites announced a partnership with Gravity, maker of an award-winning supply chain management platform for many of the leading shippers and freight forwarders. This will extend the real-time visibility offered by the FourKites® platform to encompass the first mile — from the time an order is placed with a supplier — all the way through to product delivery via a seamless integration with Gravity’s SaaS solution.

Trax Technologies recognized as a 2023 Top 100 Logistics IT Provider

Global Transportation Spend Management (TSM) solutions provider, Trax Technologies, has been named a 2023 Top 100 Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics magazine. TSM incorporates global freight audit and payment (FAP) services, but expands FAP through the use of modern data aggregation, analytic tools, and AI, to address a broader set of enterprise needs – from global rate management and procurement solutions, to working capital improvements techniques, to carbon accounting and emissions reporting solutions. 
Rob Crisci, Chief Financial Officer at Lineage Logistics

Lineage Logistics appoints industry expert Rob Crisci as its new CFO

Lineage Logistics (Lineage), one of the leading temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions providers, has appointed Rob Crisci as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Crisci brings more than 25 years of financial leadership experience in the industrial and technology sectors. He will report to Lineage’s President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Greg Lehmkuhl.

DHL Supply Chain and Nespresso expand partnership to cover Australia

DHL Supply Chain, one of the leading contract logistics provider, is extending its strategic partnership with Nestlé Nespresso S.A, the company announced. DHL will now provide logistics and fulfilment services in Brisbane and Sydney, Australia. This builds on the existing partnerships in Italy, Brazil, Malaysia, Taiwan, UK and Ireland, with some dating back to 2014.
Griff Lynch, Executive Director of the Georgia Ports Authority

REIT firm Lineage Logistics launches its latest facility in Port Wentworth

Lineage Logistics (Lineage), one of the leading temperature-controlled industrial REITs and integrated solutions providers, launched its newest facility in Port Wentworth, Georgia. Savannah Fresh-Port Wentworth is located near the Port of Savannah, the largest single-terminal container facility in North America and the third busiest container gateway in the U.S.
Rocky Subramanian, President at FourKites

FourKites names Rocky Subramanian President to bolster global expansion

Supply chain visibility company FourKites announced the appointment of Rocky Subramanian as President. Widely respected as a trusted advisor to leaders executing complex digital transformation at organizations of all sizes, Subramanian will work alongside CEO Mathew Elenjickal to drive the company's strategy, growth and customer success globally.