Alphabet Inc. offshoot Wing, which just received an expanded certification to act as a small air carrier, is starting the nation’s inaugural delivery service via a small civilian aircraft with partners Walgreens and FedEx.
Freight volumes and pricing are continuing to weaken in air, rail and truck markets, according to the Cass Freight Index Report for September. The additional signs of contraction suggest that an economic downturn might be in the offing.
Swiss WorldCargo and Cargologic have agreed to continue their long-standing, partnership for another seven years. The partnership will see Swiss WorldCargo continue to use Cargologic’s airfreight handling competencies at its hub in Zurich, where Cargologic will maintain its position as dedicated ground handler.
Time:matters, a company for global special speed logistics, has added another three stations in Japan, Singapore and Thailand to its standardized network following the seven locations recently opened in China as it continues to pursue its internationalization strategy.
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