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May 02, 2017

Senior Economists and Leading Trade Experts to Debate Impact of Brexit and ‘Trump Times’ for the UK Aerospace, Aviation, Defence and Security Industries

Senior economists will discuss the challenges and opportunities presented by changing times for the British aerospace, aviation, defence and security industries with the impact of Brexit and the new U.S. Administration at an international trade seminar at Farnborough, the home of UK aerospace, in May.  ‘Navigating Global Trade in Turbulent Times’ is a half-day event that aims...

Apr 19, 2017

John Eastland Joins SEKO Logistics as President of Aerospace & Aviation Division

SEKO Logistics has named John Eastland as President of its Aerospace & Aviation industry vertical, based in Washington DC. He was formerly Vice President, Domestic Product at Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, and earlier in his career held senior management positions at PGL, Estes Forwarding Worldwide and Allstates WorldCargo in the United States.     SEKO Logistics created a...

Apr 12, 2017

SEKO Logistics Wins Technology Award for Innovative, Cost Saving Solutions for Global Brands

SEKO Logistics has won the Technology Award in The Irish Logistics & Transport Awards 2017 for its delivery of innovative, cost-saving supply chain solutions for three leading global brands. In its submission to the panel of independent judges, SEKO outlined its technology solutions for EMC, a global leader in cloud computing that was acquired by Dell in 2016 in the...

Apr 07, 2017

Ambitious Joules Chooses SEKO Logistics to Drive Global Multichannel Expansion

Joules, the UK-based premium lifestyle brand, has signed a three-year contract with SEKO Logistics to support its global expansion, deliver total visibility of its supply chain, and generate cost benefits through improved business performance.    Under the terms of the agreement, SEKO will manage Joules’ global supply chain from all of their sourcing locations in Asia and the...

Apr 05, 2017

SEKO Logistics Delivers 92-Ton Transformers to Dubai for the World's Largest Solar Project

SEKO Logistics has delivered two 92-ton transformers to the DEWA 260Megawatt Solar PV project, the world’s largest solar project. SEKO was awarded the contract to move the heavyweight cargo because of its growing reputation in the UAE and Middle East region as a leading logistics service provider to the renewable energy industry. This is in addition to its significant solar...

Mar 31, 2017

SEKO Logistics Appoints Tony Barnes as COO Asia

Tony took up his new post at the start of March and is based in Hong Kong. He will also lead SEKO’s Global Ocean Product as Senior Vice President Ocean Services. He brings to SEKO over 25 years’ experience in the Shipping, Freight Forwarding & Logistics industry in sales and marketing, business development, operations and general management roles, including more than 20...

Mar 10, 2017

SEKO Selects Milton Keynes as the Launch Location For ‘Hybrid’ Logistics Solutions in the UK

Changes in the way customers want to buy logistics services and growing demand for bundled technology, transportation and global fulfillment solutions are behind Chicago-headquartered SEKO Logistics’ decision to open a new centre in Milton Keynes where all of it services for customers are intrinsically linked.    With over 120 locations in more than 40 countries, SEKO...

Mar 07, 2017

An open letter to Shippers around the world

The bankruptcy filing of Hanjin was news that shook the world of logistics, and yet, at the same time it was fully expected. The news was a wake-up call for shipping companies and their customers that drastic shocks to the supply chain still exist. Since the hit of the financial crisis in 2009, where operating losses in the industry reached nearly $20 billion, there has been a...

Dec 30, 2016

SEKO Celebrates 40 Years In Business as it Stands on the Threshold of ‘A New Chapter in Growth'

SEKO Logistics is marking the end of its award-winning 40th anniversary year by finalizing plans to launch additional services and more global offices in 2017.   2016 has seen a growing level of recognition for SEKO’s logistics services and its in-house-developed customizable technology. This year it has earned industry acknowledgement for: Best for logistics technology in...

Dec 15, 2016

Kevin Krause Joins SEKO Logistics as VP, Ocean Services

Kevin Krause has joined SEKO Logistics as Vice President, Ocean Services, based at the company’s global headquarters in Chicago. Prior to joining SEKO, Kevin spent over two years with C.H. Robinson as Ocean Service Line Manager – Corporate Carrier Management. Rick Lee, SEKO Logistics’ COO, said: “Kevin has over 20 years of experience in Ocean Services, including pricing, rate...
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