ALAN announces Opens Nominations For 2022 Humanitarian Logistics Awards

By LM Staff · May 2, 2022 Editor’s note: This is a press release issued by the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN). The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) has officially opened nominations for its sixth annual Humanitarian Logistics Awards, and it’s asking for your help in identifying some of this year’s most deserving honorees.  “Many… Continue reading ALAN announces Opens Nominations For 2022 Humanitarian Logistics Awards

Walmart opens up its new SC-based Import Distribution Center

Last week, global retail giant Walmart heralded its most recent initiative focused on e-commerce growth and supporting its supply chain network, with the opening of its new $220 million Ridgeville, South Carolina-based Import Distribution Center (IDC), which is located 35 miles northwest of Charleston. The opening of the 3 million square-foot IDC follows a July… Continue reading Walmart opens up its new SC-based Import Distribution Center

Pregis opens European packaging innovation centre

Pregis, a leading global manufacturer of protective packaging, has invested in a new 1,960 sq m (21,000 sq ft) customer experience facility in Europe designed to provide a holistic solutions approach to protective packaging challenges and reduce costly waste incurred by damaged products. The new Pregis innovation headquarters, called the Pregis IQ, is located in… Continue reading Pregis opens European packaging innovation centre

Visitor registration opens for IMHX

Visitor registration is now open for IMHX 2022, which returns 6 – 8 September to the NEC, Birmingham as the UK’s flagship event for those involved in managing, maintaining, and optimising the operations that keep supply chains moving. The free-to-attend event, which last took place in 2019 ahead of the global Covid-19 pandemic, will bring… Continue reading Visitor registration opens for IMHX

DHL opens up new St. Petersburg, Fla.-based facility

By Jeff Berman, Group News Editor · March 10, 2022 Global express and delivery services provider DHL said this week it has opened up a new St. Petersburg, Fla.-based facility, which it said is the company’s second Greater Tampa Bay region-area facility. This facility, which DHL invested $4 million into, will increase shipment capacity and… Continue reading DHL opens up new St. Petersburg, Fla.-based facility

DIMOS opens branch office in Dubai

22nd February 2022 DIMOS Maschinenbau GmbH, a manufacturer of warehouse and industrial trucks as well as system supplier for the air cargo sector, is establishing a branch office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With this move, the family business based in Peterberg, Germany, is strengthening its local customer and project support and taking a big… Continue reading DIMOS opens branch office in Dubai

Georgian seaport Poti officially opens

Through the joint effort of Pace Group and the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), the construction of a new seaport in Poti has successfully completed. The Poti New Sea Port’s official opening ceremony was attended by Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Natia Turnava, US Ambassador to Georgia Kelly… Continue reading Georgian seaport Poti officially opens

Odyssey Specialized Logistics LLC opens up new metal logistics facility in Brooklyn, Ohio

Danbury, Conn.-based logistics and technology services provider Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation recently announced that its Odyssey Specialized Logistics LLC has opened the doors to a new metals logistics facility in Brooklyn, Ohio. Odyssey said that this new facility will roll and hold warehousing and area transportation, joining Odyssey’s other roll and hold facilities located… Continue reading Odyssey Specialized Logistics LLC opens up new metal logistics facility in Brooklyn, Ohio