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Ontario International Airport approves new long-term lease for FedEx Express
Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 07:43

The Ontario International Airport Authority (OIAA) today approved a lease agreement with FedEx Express to solidify the company’s presence and continue operations at Ontario International Airport (ONT) for at least three more decades.

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AACargo transport priceless masterpieces from Spain to San Antonio
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:34

American Airlines Cargo (AACargo) recently transported priceless Spanish art from locations around the globe to San Antonio for the city’s tricentennial celebration. The works by El Greco, Velazquez, Goya, Picasso and other masters will b...

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DSV Canada on its own two feet
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:29

Whereas DSV Canada was once merely an add-on to the North American network, the second-largest country in the world has re-intensified its focus on locally controlled freight, which now constitutes half of its total activities.


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Multimodal Americas - updated seminar program
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 08:06

The latest update to the Multimodal Americas seminar program has been published

New sessions feature Blockchain, digitisation and robotics. Click for more information...

Tuesday 16th October

9.30-11.00 Openin...

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Welcome to Multimodal Americas
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 12:35

Welcome to Multimodal Americas - and our free-to-subscribe to newsletter

Multimodal Americas is a new event for the North American Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation industries. The event is run by Clarion Events/Urban E...

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Kuehne + Nagel receives Royal Caribbean’s 2018 Supplier of the Year Award
Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 08:34

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCCL) recognized Kuehne + Nagel with its 2018 Supplier of the Year Award. The award was presented at Royal Caribbean’s Supplier Conference & Awards recently held on the Independence of the Seas c...

Record profits for Kuehne + Nagel
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 15:00

Global forwarding and logistics group Kuehne + Nagel has once again reported industry-leading growth and profits, leading to new record highs in both earnings for the year, CHF 720 million (US$712 million), and EBIT margin, which rose to 5....

Emirates Skycargo hires for UK
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 12:18

Ross Barnett has been selected as Emirates Skycargo’s cargo manager for the UK. The freight division of Emirates promoted Barnett from cargo manager for northern England and Scotland to his new post at its regional HQ in London.


BIFA promotes onto its Board
Monday, February 20, 2017 - 17:20

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) Board and Council recently approved the promotion of Robert Windsor and Spencer Stevenson to Directors of BIFA.

Windsor, who joined the BIFA secretariat in June 2009 will continue...

Kerry gets Missguided
Monday, February 6, 2017 - 12:44

UK-based multi-channel retailer Missguided has partnered with Kerry Logistics for global supply chain support

Kerry Logistics will handle all international air and ocean needs for the UK-based retailer, as well as providing a wide ra...

BIFA urges Forwarding community to get behind Apprenticeship initiative
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 14:47

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) who has been encouraging an employer group behind a specific Apprenticeship Standard for an International Freight Forwarding Operative, now calls on the community to get...

Tesco to swallow Booker?
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 12:22


The boards of Tesco PLC and Booker Group plc have announced that they have reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended share and cash merger to create the UK’s leading food business.

The Combined Group will bring bene...

Top marks for UK freight forwarders
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 14:13

The British International Freight Association (BIFA), has revealed the winners of its Freight Service Awards competition 2016.

The winners of the nine General, Modal and Specialist categories in the Awards, which has established a be...

Shippers booking in to Multimodal
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 11:52

With registration now open - shippers, manufacturers, retailer, importers, growers and wholesalers are booking in.

These are just some of the shippers booked in the first few hours...

  • Grupo Éxito - Part of Groupe Casino F...
Descartes powers IATA eAWB
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 17:13

Descartes has announced that the International Air Transport Association (IATA) is using Descartes' Global Logistics Network ™ (GLN) to help small- to medium-sized freight forwarders electronically communicate and receive air waybill data a...

Batten joins Cargo iQ Board
Monday, December 19, 2016 - 10:30

Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) will be represented by Interim Chief Executive Officer - Europe John Batten on the Board of Cargo iQ.

Batten, who has 35 years’ experience in the air cargo industry, was previously an observer to the C...

Emerging markets fuel 4.4pc growth in November at Heathrow
Monday, December 12, 2016 - 13:30

Heathrow Airport handled 138,050 tonnes in November – a 4.4 per cent year-on-year (YOY) rise on the same month last year.

In the first 11 months of 2016 it has handled 1,407,561 tonnes – a YOY increase of 2.8 per cent on the same per...

Multimodal industry alliance
Monday, December 12, 2016 - 08:38

Twenty-one industry associations, representing different modes of transport, cargo owners, freight forwarders, logistics and port service providers, shipyards, transport workers and equipment manufacturers have agreed to strengthen their co...

​​​Countries with 1pc better air cargo connectivity engage in 6pc more trade
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 15:37

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released a study identifying a quantitative link ​between a country’s air cargo connectivity and its participation in global trade. A 1% increase in air cargo connectivity was associate...

MAG sees cargo revenues increase in first half
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 15:35

UK airport operator MAG saw revenues generated through its cargo business increase by 3.8% year on year during the first half of its financial year.

The MAG Group, which operates East Midlands, Manchester and Stansted airports, said...

Allport Cargo Services and Intercombi announce new partnership
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 07:42

Allport Cargo Services and Intercombi (part of NetLog Logistics Group) have announced that they have agreed a new long-term partnership on the UK/Turkey trade lane covering all transport modes: overland, multimodal, sea and air. The combina...

Derby for Kuehne + Nagel
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 14:40

Harworth Group has secured a new letting at its Sinfin Commercial Park in Derby to Kuehne + Nagel (KN).

Harworth has leased Unit F, an industrial unit of 66,383 sq ft, which will be used by KN as a distribution facility.   

TIACA appoints Zubkov
Friday, November 18, 2016 - 10:00

Vladimir Zubkov will be TIACA’s new Secretary General, replacing Doug Brittin, who retires at the end of the year.

Zubkov has more than 40 years’ experience in the air transport industry, including senior roles with the International...

Clipper signs FF Group
Monday, November 14, 2016 - 15:31

Clipper Logistics has announced a new contract win with the FF Group, owner of iconic British jewellery and watch brand, Links of London and jewellery and accessory brand, Folli Follie. In a move to outsource their distribution in order to...

GEFCO awarded Euro 8 billion contract to optimise PSA Group’s global supply chain
Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 12:12

The PSA and GEFCO groups have signed a new €8 billion exclusivity agreement under which GEFCO will manage and optimise the automaker’s entire global manufacturing supply chain. The agreement reaffirms that GEFCO is the PSA Group’s leading s...

ABC connects Heathrow with Moscow
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 10:47

AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is launching twice-weekly Boeing 747 freighter services connecting Heathrow, the UK’s biggest port by value, with its international network via its Moscow hub, starting 3 November.

The new flights every...

Heathrow expansion - the right choice for industry says FTA
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 14:47

The decision to increase capacity at Heathrow is the right choice for the UK economy, the freight industry and the nation, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA) following today’s Government announcement approving expansion....

GSF and Cargo iQ sign MoU
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 12:28

The Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF) and Cargo iQ have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreeing to work co-operatively to support the implementation of Cargo iQ’s Quality Management System (QMS) and to promote the sustainability of t...

MAG Property celebrates four new deals at World Freight Terminal
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 09:18

MAG Property is celebrating the arrival of two new occupiers at the World Freight Terminal at Manchester Airport.

Lime Supply and Posilan, have both recently agreed long-term leases.

The new occupiers will be joined by two exi...

Modal Training taking bookings as first courses launch
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 18:09

Modal Training, a new £7m training centre of excellence for the ports, energy and logistics sectors, is now taking bookings for a number of courses that have been launched ahead of the facility opening in Immingham in early 2017.


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ACF Opening Times

Tues 16th October 2018 10:00 - 18:00

Wed 17th October 2018 10:00 - 18:00

Thurs 18th October 2018 10:00 - 15:00


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