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Oct 11, 2016

SEKO Logistics Recognized as a 'Qualified' Supplier to the Aerospace, Defense, Security and Space Sectors

SEKO Logistics has earned a place on the Joint Supply Chain Accreditation Register (JOSCAR), which enables companies in the Aerospace, Defense, Security and Space sectors to identify qualified suppliers. ADS has formed a Governance group of buying organizations and representatives from the supplier community to work with Hellios Information, the third party service provider,...

Sep 07, 2016

SEKO Logistics Names James Gagne as President-Elect

SEKO Logistics has appointed James Gagne as President, effective 1 January 2017.  William J. Wascher, who has led SEKO as President and Chief Executive Officer since 2002, will continue as CEO as James transitions into his new role. In January 2018, Wascher – who remains the largest independent shareholder of SEKO and a Board Member - will become Chairman of the company,...

Sep 06, 2016

SEKO Logistics Ranked Among America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

SEKO Logistics has been named among America’s fastest-growing private companies in the 35th annual Inc. 5000 ranking of the country’s most successful independent small businesses. Overall, the 2016 list includes over 125 Transportation and Logistics companies. Chicago-headquartered SEKO was ranked in the top five T and L companies with annual revenues in excess of $200...

Aug 25, 2016

SEKO Logistics Launches Software-as-a-Service Division for Customers Buying Its Award-Winning Technology 

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) is one of the fastest-growing parts of SEKO’s business. Between 85-90% of orders and shipments managed by SEKO globally are processed using a range of the company’s technology products. In 2015, its Transportation Management System (TMS) was implemented by a Top 50 Global Technology Company in the Fortune Global 500 rankings in a ‘watershed’...

Aug 17, 2016

Quest for Quality 2016: Survey of 4,725 Qualified Logistics Buyers Ranks SEKO Logistics Best for Technology

SEKO Logistics has been recognized as the number one freight forwarding provider of information technology solutions in a survey of 4,725 qualified buyers of logistics and transportation services.  It was ranked best for IT in Logistics Management’s annual Quest for Quality survey, which for more than three decades has been regarded in the transportation and logistics industry...

Aug 10, 2016

SEKO Logistics Invests in Hong Kong to Offer Customers an 'ecommerce gateway' to China

SEKO Logistics has added 100,000 square feet of warehousing and fulfillment capacity in Hong Kong as it continues to build an ‘ecommerce gateway’ for retail and high-tech customers targeting China’s online consumer market, which is forecast to see spending exceed US$1 trillion in 2017.  SEKO’s latest investment in Hong Kong has seen the opening of a new 50,000 square foot...

Aug 08, 2016

SEKO Logistics Completes a 'Hat-Trick' of Top 10 Rankings in Top 100 3PL Provider List

SEKO Logistics has completed a ‘hat-trick’ of top 10 rankings in Inbound Logistics’ highly-respected Top 100 3PL Provider list, which evaluated the supply chain capabilities of nearly 300 companies and involved thousands of customers ultimately voting to choose the top 10.   SEKO has risen to its highest-ever position of sixth in the newly-released 2016 listing, which provides...

Jul 27, 2016

SEKO Logistics hires Marc Gross as Director for Sales and Growth

Marc Gross has joined SEKO Logistics as Director, responsible for Sales and Growth in specialist markets including Hi-Tech, Medical and Aerospace.  At SEKO Logistics, his role will primarily focus on business within and between Europe and the US. Having worked at SEKO in the early 2000’s, Marc was already aware of our unique culture and constant desire to succeed. Since then...

Jul 27, 2016

SEKO Logistics Appoints Tony Matthews as Head of Omni Channel Logistics

Tony Matthews has joined SEKO Logistics as Head of Omni Channel Logistics to help grow SEKO’s business for ecommerce clients by bringing together SEKO’s services for Direct to Consumer and retail businesses. Impressed with the international networks and entrepreneurial attitude of the SEKO team, he chose to join SEKO because he believes we have a great opportunity to continue...

Jul 19, 2016

What You Need to Know About SOLAS VGM

1.        The Fundamentals: 1.1.      What is SOLAS? The international Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) in an international maritime treaty implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), requiring Signatory flag states to ensure that ships flagged by them comply with minimum safety standards in construction, equipment and operation. Currently...