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Oct 09, 2017

Terry Unrein Returns to SEKO Logistics as Chief Commercial Officer, Americas

Terry Unrein has joined SEKO Logistics in the new role of Chief Commercial Officer, Americas, responsible for sales and revenue growth and Air and Ocean Product strategy in the Americas region. His appointment represents a return to SEKO, where he spent over two years as Vice President Global Sales before joining Crane Worldwide Logistics in March 2015 as Regional Vice...

Aug 07, 2017

Peak Scientific Signs Up for SEKO Logistics’ Visibility, Reporting and Cost Saving Solutions

Peak Scientific, a leading innovator in the design, manufacture and support of high performance gas generators for analytical laboratories, is partnering with SEKO Logistics to help optimize its supply chain with enhanced visibility, reporting and cost saving solutions. Working with SEKO, Peak now serves customers in two of its major markets in China and the U.S. with...

Jun 20, 2017

SEKO Logistics Partners with Retain.Me to Give eCommerce Customers a Smart New Marketing Channel to Drive Sales

SEKO Logistics is offering eCommerce customers the opportunity to increase sales and build consumer loyalty through a partnership with Retain.me using their new SmartSlips ™ Technology to replace traditional and increasingly obsolete delivery notes. A SmartSlip™ is a full color, printed document which combines both transactional and marketing content that is personally...

Jun 08, 2017

Diplomatic Isolation of State of Qatar

Due to an ongoing political dispute, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE and Egypt have withdrawn from any diplomatic and consular ties with state of Qatar. All land, sea and air connections to Qatar have been ceased in the past 24 hours. Qatar as an island north of Saudi dependent on the land route from Saudi and Ocean transshipments from Jabel Ali (UAE) and Dammam (Saudi) ports. Qatar...

Jun 06, 2017

NEW SEKO SPIN-OFF BUSINESS FEATURED IN AMERICAN SHIPPER

On May 8, 2017, our new SaaS division, Gelnius, was launched to the public and quickly reported about in American Shipper Magazine. Read the full story here. Gelnius is the revolutionary, fully-customizable supply chain management software created from SEKO’s award-winning TMS technology. Transforming the way that companies conduct their supply chain, Gelnius builds a value...

May 09, 2017

Growth of Medical, Automotive, Manufacturing and High Tech Sectors Prompts SEKO Logistics’ Expansion in the U.S. Northeast Interior

The re-shoring of manufacturing in the U.S. Interior Northeast, and Western New York and Western Pennsylvania’s resurgence as Medical, Industrial and High Tech hubs has prompted SEKO Logistics to invest in expanding two of its prime locations in the region.  In Syracuse, SEKO has moved from its former 12,000 square feet facility into a new 120,000 square feet warehouse with a...

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 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...