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Shipmymachinery.com is now Absolute

September 30 - Absolute Worldwide Logistics has acquired Shipmymachinery.com, the online web portal providing transportation lead generation services to the transportation industry throughout North America relating to capital equipment and machinery, as w

"With the acquisition of Shipmymachinery.com, we will integrate the lead generation aspect of the web portal with our operations team, which has more than 30 years of specialised equipment fulfilment," said John Hart, ceo of Absolute Worldwide Logistics.

"This acquisition brings synergies to our truckload operations, and more importantly provides 100 percent of a looped quoting and fulfilment process for our current customers and prospective customers. Furthermore, we hope to gain increased market share in the specialised transportation sector within various customer verticals," Hart added.

The Shipmymachinery.com operations team will be based out of the company's Toledo, Ohio office, managed by industry veteran Bob Gergich.

Hart added that additional tools and features will be added to the shipmymachinery.com website to make it an even better interactive experience.

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Marine insurance: Reducing costs and capacity

September 19 - Marine insurance providers are commoditising their products in order to reduce costs. The result, according to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), is a loss of expertise.
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Zeaborn forms JV with MPC

September 18 - Zeaborn Group has formed a joint venture with MPC Capital Group to handle the chartering and commercial management of a fleet of more than 160 container and bulk carriers.
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DHL strengthens network in Middle East and Africa

September 18 - DHL Industrial Projects is opening a centre of excellence (COE) in Dubai as well as offices in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Turkey to coordinate complex logistics projects in the Middle East and Africa.
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ALE plans Swedish branch

September 18 - ALE will open an office in Sweden during the last quarter of 2019 as it looks to expand its operations in Scandinavia.
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