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Weatherford Sells US Fracking Unit to Schlumberger

Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) has sold its U.S. pressure pumping and pump-down perforating assets, used in hydraulic fracturing of oil and gas wells, to Schlumberger Ltd. for $430 million. The revised deal is an asset sale,…

GEP Teams With Amazon Business for Procurement

GEP, a provider of procurement software and services to Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies, announced that it has integrated its procurement software with Amazon Business to give its enterprise customers ready access to Amazon…

DHL Simplifies Air Freight Quotations

DHL Global Forwarding, the air and ocean freight arm of Deutsche Post DHL Group, has introduced a new online freight quotation and booking service for international air freight shipments. The new service creates customer quotations based…

LSC Communications Acquires The Clark Group

LSC Communications has acquired The Clark Group from the private equity fund The Gores Group. Clark is a third-party logistics provider of distribution, consolidation, transportation management and freight forwarding services, with nine…

Seldat Distribution Expands in Latin America

Seldat Distribution, Inc., a provider of supply chain solutions, announced that it has opened three additional locations in Latin America and will soon add a fourth. The company has opened a distribution center in Bogota, Colombia, which…

Your Car Will Find A Parking Place – By Itself

Your new Lexus or Toyota may soon be able to find a parking lot near your destination – and tell you the lot's location, its hours, and what it costs to park there. Parkopedia, a parking information service provider, announced that it…

Kraft Heinz Selects FourKites for Tracking and Analytics

The Kraft Heinz Company selected FourKites to provide real-time freight tracking and monitoring across its supply chain. FourKites provides supply chain visibility and predictive analytics with a network of more than four million…

New Logistics Facility Opens In Bahrain

Schmidt Heilbronn has inaugurated a new facility, Schmidt Logistics Bahrain, developed in partnership with the investment and business development arm of the country's National Oil and Gas Authority. Located in the Bahrain Logistics…

Dolph Westerbos is Staples Solutions CEO

Staples Solutions B.V. announced the appointment of Dolph Westerbos as Chief Executive Officer, effective November 1, 2017. Staples Solutions separated from Staples, Inc. following its sale earlier this year to an affiliate of the…

Microsoft and EY Offer Digital Solutions to Agriculture

The accounting firm EY and Microsoft announced that they are working together to provide digital and cloud technologies to the agricultural industry. The alliance will develop data-driven solutions that leverage artificial intelligence…

Dolly Wagner-Wilkins is Worldwide Express CTO

Worldwide Express, a non-asset based third party logistics provider of parcel and freight services, has hired Dolly Wagner-Wilkins as Chief Technology Officer to lead the company's technology organization. With 28 years of experience,…

Bluetooth Automated Tracking for Air Cargo

CORE Transport Technologies, Inc. of New Zealand and ACL Airshop LLC of the US have introduced Bluetooth-enabled logistics technology to provide automated tracking of Unit Load Devices (ULD Equipment) for the global air cargo industry.…

Amy Rice is NorthPoint Logistics Chief Operating Officer

NorthPoint Logistics, a freight forwarder, cold storage, and customs brokerage company, announced that Amy Rice has joined NorthPoint Logistics as its first Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Rice will assume responsibility for designing and…

DHL eCommerce Adopts FarEye Logistics Solution

DHL eCommerce has adopted a logistics management solution from FarEye to give customers visibility into the movement of goods it is delivering. FarEye,based in New Delhi, provides mobile tools for tracking and managing the logistics of…

Dsco and Shippo Partner on Fulfillment Intelligence

Dsco, a supply chain intelligence company, announced a partnership with Shippo, an enterprise shipping software company to provide improved fulfillment itelligence. The partnership will combine Shippo's shipping carrier data with Dsco's…

DHL Expands Multimodal Network to South Korea

DHL Global Forwarding, a provider of international air, sea and road freight services, has connected South Korea to its Asia-Europe multimodal network, giving Korean businesses better access to the country's export markets. As part of…

Using AI to Reduce Credit Risk

Euler Hermes, a leading trade credit insurer, announced a partnership with credit risk analysis company CRiskCo to use artificial intelligence (AI) to support credit analysis and fraud detection processes. Christophe Spoerry, co-founder…

Comar Opens Innovation Design Center

Comar, a designer and manufacturer of packaging for the healthcare sector, announced the opening of its Innovation Design Center ("ID Center") in Buena, NJ. The ID Center is outfitted with design and simulation tools and technologies…