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Cargojet buys ground handler at Mirabel airport

Canadian overnight all-cargo carrier Cargojet has purchased an unnamed ground handling and ground services equipment (GSE) company at Mirabel International Airport in…

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dnata boosts freighter forwarder services with double UAE shares swoop

UAE-based ground handler dnata has increased its ownership in two Dubai-based joint venture companies, strengthening its position in the international…

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DSV move for Panalpina could spark ‘bidding war’ for forwarder

Consultant Transport Intelligence (Ti) has suggested that DSV’s move to purchase Panalpina could spark a ‘bidding war’ for the forwarder…

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FedEx to swoop on international express business of Israeli distribution firm

FedEx Express will acquire the international express business of Israeli logistics and distribution firm Flying Cargo Group. The announcement comes…

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UK forwarder market sees consolidation as Ligentia swoops on Air & Cargo Services

Freight forwarder Ligentia Group has stepped in to purchase the business and assets of Air & Cargo Services Ltd, which…

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LATAM finalises Mas Air Cargo sale

LATAM airlines has finalised the sale of its stake in Aerotransportes Mas de Carga (Mas Air), also known as LATAM…

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How would a combined K+N and Panalpina stack up in terms of air cargo?

Recent events have fuelled market speculation that Kuehne+Nagel could be interested in holding talks with Switzerland-based freight forwarder Panalpina, but…

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Simarco sees airfreight take off following acquisitions

Logistics firm Simarco recorded a 6% increase in airfreight volumes in the last 12 months following the acquisition of Heathrow-based…

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ATSG completes Omni Air acquisition

ATSG has completed the previously announced acquisition of Omni Air International LLC (Omni Air), a passenger ACMI and charter services…

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WiseTech Global gains foothold in Sweden

Global logistics software group WiseTech Global has continued its takeover strategy after acquiring CargoIT, a leading customs management and logistics…

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