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Yang Ming debuts at Asia Fruit Logistica

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The 11th Asia Fruit Logistica was launched in Hong Kong from September 6th to September 8th. Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming), an experienced international fruit and vegetable transportation provider, has for the first time gone forward to provide professional consultation and services. The Hong Kong event attracted more than 800 fruit and vegetable companies from 45 countries and different regions. Yang Ming takes the opportunity of service promotion and publicity in the hope to extend cold chain logistics market and win more customers.

Read more at www.yangming.com

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Forward Air Labor Day 2017 Service Schedule

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Posted August 21, 2017 – 3:38pm
All Forward Air terminals and hub operations in the U.S. and Canada will be closed Monday, September 4th, 2017 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. All Forward Air stations will return to normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 5th, 2017.

If you have questions about your location station’s operation, please contact that Forward Air terminal or our National Customer Care Center at 1-800-726-6654

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RR Donnelley Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

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Aug 01, 2017, CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (NYSE: RRD) (“RRD”) today reported financial results for the second quarter 2017. Unless otherwise noted, today’s results represent RRD following the October 1, 2016 spinoffs of LSC Communications, Inc. (“LSC”) and Donnelley Financial Solutions, Inc. (“Donnelley Financial”) which are presented as discontinued operations for periods prior to October 1, 2016. Further, all references to the number of shares and per share amounts have been retroactively adjusted to give effect to the one-for-three reverse stock split which took place October 1, 2016 immediately following the spinoffs.

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Central Transport announces continued equipment purchases

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Warren, Michigan, August 11, 2017 – Central Transport, LLC, one of the nation’s most technologically advanced less-than-truckload (LTL) carriers, announces continued equipment purchases.

In addition to the 500 new Peterbilt Day Cabs purchased earlier in the year, the Company will begin receiving 570 2018 International tractors in late August. These units will replace 2/3 of the 2016 Freightliner gliders & the 2016 International tractors. When receipt of these tractors is complete at the end of the calendar year, more than ¾ of the tractors will be 2017 and 2018 model years. Plans are already underway to replace the remaining 2016 units will be in 2018. In addition to the tractor purchases, the Company will be receiving 300 Hyundai trailers beginning in late September. The trailers will be placed throughout the network as needed.

Read more at centraltransportint.com

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Yang Ming Reveals Its First Half 2017 Financial Report

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Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) held its 322nd Board Meeting on August 10, 2017 to approve its first half 2017 financial report.

The Q2 consolidated revenues total NTD 33.2 billion (USD 1.1 billion), up 19.65% from the same period over the previous year. The business volume of 1.15 million TEUs rose 6.81% year-over-year. Also, the net loss for Q2 was slashed year-over-year by 90% to NTD 445 million (USD 14.7 million). Compared to its net loss in Q1 2017 (NTD 901 million (USD 29 million)), Yang Ming’s net loss for this quarter shrunk by 50.6%.

Read more at www.yangming.com

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Peak Scientific Signs Up for SEKO Logistics’ Visibility, Reporting and Cost Saving Solutions

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Peak Scientific, a leading innovator in the design, manufacture and support of high performance gas generators for analytical laboratories, is partnering with SEKO Logistics to help optimize its supply chain with enhanced visibility, reporting and cost saving solutions.

Working with SEKO, Peak now serves customers in two of its major markets in China and the U.S. with in-territory stock, using seafreight to ship products in bulk and eliminating its former approach of shipping single units by air. By helping reduce its transportation costs by using consolidated FCL, SEKO has also enabled Peak to achieve a steady flow of product and faster response times for its customers.

Read more at sekologistics.com

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Ryder to Provide Fuel Management Solutions for Hydrotex’s New Clean Diesel Program

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MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE:R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced that Ryder, through its Ryder Fuel Services division, has been selected as a preferred fuel services partner for Hydrotex, a manufacturer of high-performance lubricants, fuel improvers, and advanced filtration solutions. Under this arrangement, Ryder will be the preferred provider of comprehensive tank monitoring and management services for Hydrotex’s Precision Fuel Management and Clean Diesel Fuel Management programs within its customer network.

Read more at newsroom.ryder.com

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Yang Ming PNW Service Update

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With Yang Ming’s participation in THE Alliance, our customers can continue to expect access to greater capacity and service at multiple locations.

In the US Pacific Northwest, Yang Ming’s service is currently served by three terminals in the Seattle and Tacoma area. The Transpacific northwest PN1 and PN2 services are served by Husky Terminal in Tacoma, and the PN3 service by Stevedoring Services of America at Seattle. The Transatlantic AL5 service is served by Tacoma Container Terminal, which has assumed all operations for Olympic Container Terminal [“OCT”] at berth T-7, as OCT’s lease with the Port of Tacoma expired in July 2017 after thirteen years of successful operations.

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Mach 1 Global Services Announces Atlanta Station Expansion and Relocation

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Tempe, Arizona – August 2nd, 2017

Mach 1 Global Services, a domestic and international provider of transportation and logistics services, announced today that it has expanded its Atlanta branch to a new location one mile from the Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, effective August 2, 2017.

Mach 1 entered the Atlanta market in 2008 and this new facility was strategically chosen to enhance the current comprehensive portfolio of freight solutions offered, which include domestic and international air, ground, and ocean freight. In addition to offering traditional freight forwarding services, this operation will serve as a key hub for Mach 1’s internal Linehaul Network, as well as provide local cartage, warehousing, and contract logistics for local clients and National Account clients.

Read more at mach1global.com

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Ryder Maintenance Technician Robert Gonzalez Wins “Top Tech” Title and $50,000 at 16th Annual Top Technician Competition

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MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, today announced that the 2017 Top Technician (Top Tech) title and $50,000 cash prize have been awarded to Robert Gonzalez. The Ryder Top Tech Recognition Program for North America, designed to identify, recognize, and reward Ryder’s top performing truck maintenance technicians, hosted its competition final at the Omni Nashville Hotel and the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn.

Read more at newsroom.ryder.com

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