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Acquisitions

Menzies Aviation expands into Canada with GTO Global Logistics deal

By Damian Brett

Menzies Aviation has acquired Canada-based GTO Global Logistics as the wholesale airfreight provider gains its first foothold in Canada. GTO…

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CSafe increases European presence with new Amsterdam service centre

By Rachelle Harry

CSafe Global has opened a new service centre in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, to increase its operational capabilities in Europe. At…

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DSV reveals air freight performance for the half year

By Rachelle Harry

DSV’s air freight volumes have slightly dipped this half-year, with amounts (in tonnes) increasing by 1% for the first half…

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Kuehne+Nagel expands perishables network with acquisition of WWP Canada

By Rachelle Harry

Kuehne+Nagel (K+N) has acquired Worldwide Perishable Canada (WWP), which further expands the perishable division of the business. Founded in 1999…

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Air Canada completes Transat acquisition

Air Canada and Transat announced today that they have concluded a definitive Arrangement Agreement that provides for Air Canada’s acquisition…

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Chapman Freeborn to target growth following acquisition by Avia Solutions

By Damian Brett

Aviation group Avia Solutions Group has entered into an agreement to acquire UK-headquartered Chapman Freeborn Group as the broker aims…

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Combined DSV-Panalpina to take 6% of forwarding market

By Damian Brett

The combined DSV-Panalpina business will hold a market share of 6% when the deal is completed, according to a report…

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Air Canada ‘finalising’ binding agreement on Transat deal

Air Canada has confirmed that it is “in the process of finalising its binding agreement” to acquire Transat AT Inc,…

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DSV expects Panalpina deal to complete in Q3 as profits rise

DSV expects to close its takeover of Panalpina by the end of the third quarter of this year. In its…

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Panalpina continues to expand in the perishables sector with its latest acquisition

Panalpina will continue the expansion of its perishables network in South America through the acquisition of CargoMaster in Colombia and…

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