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Acquisitions

FedEx buys Australian forwarder Manton Air-Sea

FedEx has acquired Sydney-based forwarder Manton Air Sea  to operate as a subsidiary of the FedEx Trade Networks operating company….

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WiseTech Global acquisitions continue as it bags SmartFreight

Expansion-minded WiseTech Global has announced its second acquisition in less than three days after buying Australia-based parcel shipping and less…

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WiseTech Global adds Datafreight to its portfolio of acquisitions

WiseTech Global has continued its worldwide buying spree with the acquisition of LSI Sigma Software (DataFreight), a leading provider of…

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Bidders circling Swissport, according to Bloomberg

Rival bidders are circling Swissport International and Brookfield Asset Management Inc is the likely buyer in what could be a…

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K+N swoops on Indonesian logistics firm as it targets e-commerce

Kuehne+Nagel has acquired the logistics operations of Indonesia’s Wira Logistics as it expects the country’s e-commerce market to grow rapidly….

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Swissport targets expansion in Germany with Apron acquisition

Cargo handler Swissport has pounced on rival Apron as it looks to expand its presence at Stuttgart and the wider…

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Rhenus opens new New Zealand subsidiary as it continues expansion

Freight forwarder Rhenus Logistics has continued its network expansion with the launch of a subsidiary based in Auckland, New Zealand….

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WiseTech Global acquires US trucking IT provider Trinium

Big-spending logistics solutions group WiseTech Global has made another acquisition, this time the purchase of Trinium Technologies, a provider of intermodal trucking management…

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Rhenus to buy pharma specialist Avant Air and Sea in Ireland

Germany’s Rhenus Group has expanded its logistics presence in Ireland with the planned acquisition of temperature-controlled and pharmaceutical specialist Avant…

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Hola Taric: WiseTech Global acquires Spanish IT firm

Logistics solutions group WiseTech Global has continued its expansion strategy with the acquisition of Taric, a customs management solutions provider headquartered in…

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