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2014-08-28 16:21:16

New freighters will allow Azerbaijan-based airline to carry cargo more efficiently EVERETT, Wash., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Silk Way Airlines today celebrated the delivery of the airline's two 747-8 Freighters. The first airplane delivered last week and the second airplane delivered today. Both new 747-8 Freighters will bring new levels of efficiency to the Baku, Azerbaijan-based cargo carrier. "We strive to be a successful and profitable cargo operator...

2014-07-16 12:28:01

DHL adopts "powered by cryoport" cryogenic logistics solution for life sciences LAKE FOREST, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cryoport, Inc. (OTC BB: CYRX) ("the Company"), the leading provider of advanced cryogenic logistics solutions, partners with LifeConEx, a part of DHL Global Forwarding, to enhance and supplement DHL's cold chain logistics offerings including DHL Express' Medical Express to its life sciences and healthcare customers with Cryoport's comprehensive cryogenic...

2014-06-09 12:22:09

Scott Sureddin named Chief Executive Officer of North America; Jose Nava appointed Chief Executive Officer of Latin America WESTERVILLE, Ohio, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Exel, the North American leader in contract logistics and a Deutsche Post DHL company, today announced the appointment of Scott Sureddin as Chief Executive Officer North America and José Nava as Chief Executive Officer Latin America. These two new roles are global divisional board level positions, replacing the...

2014-05-06 08:21:29

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Retail expansion is key to DHL Express' Africa business strategy. This is according to Sumesh Rahavendra, Head of Marketing for DHL Express, Sub Saharan Africa. The recently released A.T Kearney African Retail Development Index further validated the company's plans as it ranked the top 10 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa for retail expansion and highlighted Rwanda, Nigeria, Namibia, Tanzania and Gabon as Africa's most...

2013-10-21 23:22:03

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Freight Forwarding 2013 – New Research Available. London (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Ti's annual Global Freight Forwarding report is back! This year's report offers an unparalleled level of analysis and provides an essential insight into the state of the market, growth prospects for the next five years and the current leading players. The report delves into the contrasting performance of the air and sea freight...

2011-05-19 06:10:00

SEATTLE, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lufthansa Cargo have finalized an order for five Boeing 777 Freighters. The order is valued at $1.35 billion, based on Boeing list prices. The airplanes will help Lufthansa Cargo in its initiative to modernize and expand its fleet. Lufthansa Cargo previously indicated its intention to order the freighters in March 2011. "The 777 freighter is highly regarded for its fuel efficiency and a noise footprint significantly smaller than...

2011-04-01 06:30:00

OAK PARK, MI, April 1 /PRNewswire/ - Azure Dynamics Corporation (TSX: AZD)(OTC: AZDDF), a world leader in the development and production of hybrid electric and electric components and powertrain systems for commercial vehicles, today confirmed that its products will comprise a new DHL 80-vehicle "green" fleet in Manhattan.  The DHL fleet includes 50 Balance(TM )Hybrid Electric powertrains to be retrofitted on existing Ford E450 chassis and 30 Transit Connect Electric vans. The...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'