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Jul 10, 2013

SEKO Logistics Joins Gandys Flip Flops’ to Build Orphanage in India

SEKO Logistics is adding its support to a charity set up by two brothers orphaned in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami to give children in India access to education, health and nutritional care. Rob and Paul Forkan set up their ‘Orphans for Orphans’ charity in partnership with The Mango Tree Trust, a fantastic children’s charity in Goa. Their aim is to ensure a brighter...

Feb 11, 2013

European eCommerce Brief featuring Mark White, SEKO President and COO

by Cathy Roberson The European eCommerce market is growing fast, creating challenges for logistics providers. Instead of looking at it as a single entity, it is, instead, 30+ separate countries, of which 27 form the European Union. Different languages, cultures, VAT fees, banking rules and other national regulations and legislation separates these countries and as such...

Nov 26, 2012

SEKO Expands into East Africa with Uganda & Ethiopia Offices

Chicago, USA Move increases SEKO’s coverage in Africa and strengthens industry expertise in the Energy, Mining and Technology sectors and Infrastructure Projects. SEKO, a global provider of supply chain solutions, including transportation, logistics and technology solutions, has opened offices in Uganda and Ethiopia. This latest expansion of its global network is...

Sep 25, 2012

SEKO Logistics UK Welcomes Gary Morter to Board of Directors

London, UK Gary Morter has joined SEKO Logistics UK’s board as Executive Director to help realize the potential of the company’s strategic growth and expansion program. In a career spanning 25 years in liner and logistics businesses, Gary has held senior management positions with P&O Containers, P&O Nedlloyd, APL Logistics and latterly as Group Managing Director...

Sep 21, 2012

US Ports Update - ILA, USMX Agree to 90-Day Extension of Contract

Chicago, USA US East Coast and Gulf Ports Labor Contract Extended to December 29th **Customer Advisory** The previous deadline of September 30th has been pushed back to December 29th after it was announced Thursday by the Director of the United States Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service. The continuation of negotiations and the extension of the contract...

Sep 13, 2012

Joe Bento Appointed Chief Sales Officer for SEKO Logistics

Chicago, USA SEKO Logistics has appointed Joe Bento to its executive management team as Chief Sales Officer, based in North America. Joe joins SEKO from CEVA Logistics where he held the positions of President of Global Freight Management, President for the Americas Region, and most recently, Executive Vice President. Joe had previously been President North America and...

Jul 13, 2012

SEKO Listed in the Sunday Times HSBC Fast Track International 200

Chicago, USA One of 36 companies in the southeast of England, making a significant contribution to the regional economy over the last two years. SEKO has been included in the inaugural Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table. The Fast Track International 200 ranks Britain’s private companies with the fastest-growing international sales. SEKO Logistics UK...

Dec 29, 2011

SEKO Logistics Denmark Obtains AEO Certification Status

Itasca, IL SEKO Denmark is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the status of Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) for both customs formalities and security. This certification establishes SEKO Denmark as a reliable and trustworthy partner that fulfills requirements regarding monitoring systems, solvency, and lawful conduct and security standards for the...

Dec 14, 2011

SEKO Logistics Announces the Opening of Norway Facility

Itasca, IL SEKO announces the opening of its Norway office. Morten Rasch, the new strategic partner for SEKO Norway, comes from the SEKO Denmark facility. Officially opening its doors in September 2011, SEKO Norway provides full-service logistics offerings with its main market being North America, specifically United Sates. Their niche is ship spares and defense...

Sep 27, 2011

SEKO Logistics Awarded as Enterprise Carrier by Owens Corning

Owens Corning recently named SEKO Worldwide as a recipient of a 2010 Global Logistics Carrier Excellence award. The Global Logistics Enterprise Carrier Awards recipients are determined yearly based upon carriers’ strategic importance to our transportation program, and their level of commitment to our mutual success. Carriers are recognized for on-time performance, which...
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