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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...

2010-11-17 13:59:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Volvo Ocean Race at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=89cb8192-ffb3-4b49-b6cf-2958108b3435# Volvo Ocean Race announced logistics company DHL as its Official Logistics Partner for the upcoming race which starts from Alicante, Spain, on October 29, 2011. DHL will set up a detailed and full logistics plan and will also work with the race teams and partners. Key services will include the port-to-port...

2010-07-12 07:30:00

DENVER, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DCT Industrial Trust Inc.® (NYSE: DCT), a leading industrial real estate company, today announced it has signed a lease totaling 201,000 square feet at its Miami International Commerce Center with DHL Global Forwarding Americas, a global leader in the air and ocean freight markets as well as one of the largest freight forwarders in the European overland transportation business. DHL Global Forwarding will occupy 100% of the...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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