February 11 - Conqueror Freight Network has joined the Elite Association of Logistic Networks (ELITE) after passing the qualifying criteria for membership.

ELITE was formed to act as a voice for the SME (small to medium size enterprise) freight forwarding community within major trade and industry associations, organisations and regulators.

Conqueror becomes the tenth network to belong to ELITE following the latter's official launch in late 2012. Headquartered in Madrid, Spain, Conqueror's freight forwarder membership is spread across 164 cities and 81 countries worldwide.

Antonio Torres, managing director of Conqueror, said: "Networks are crucial in assisting independent freight forwarders in their aim of finding reliable partners.