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Agility is First Forwarder to Achieve QEP Expert° Status

Agility is the first freight forwarder to receive QEP expert° accreditation from Envirotainer for its cold chain management of pharma and life sciences products.

The QEP expert° accreditation applies to Agility’s operations at the EuroAirport in Basel, Switzerland, where Agility runs a Pharma Competence Centre (PCC) that manages global, temperature-controlled transportation as well as cold chain solutions for pharmaceutical products. […]

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Agility Launches New Daily Road Freight Connection between Germany and Spain

We are pleased to announce that Agility Road Freight Europe has started to operate a daily road freight connection between Germany and Spain as of September 1, 2017.
Customer benefits include:

Daily road freight connection between Stuttgart, Germany and Barcelona, Spain for groupage and LTL shipments
A reliable and competitive road freight service linking these major European trade […]

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Service Update: Hurricane Harvey

The south east coast of Texas has been battered by Hurricane Harvey since Friday, August 28, when the storm made landfall from the Gulf of Mexico. Although Houston was not in the direct path of the storm, the city has been devastatingly impacted by widespread flooding caused by torrential rains. Agility’s Houston branch office is closed and […]

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2017 Agility Mid-Year Emerging Markets Review

Today, we launched the first-ever Agility Mid-Year Emerging Markets Review, a report that looks at how the UK’s Brexit and India’s economic reforms are changing supply chains and their potential impact on emerging markets.
The report offers detailed analysis of the difficult path ahead for the UK and the consequences of Brexit for emerging markets and […]

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Agility India Opens Life Sciences Center in Hyderabad

Facility will serve fast-growing Indian life sciences exporters, offers partnership with va-Q-tec

HYDERABAD, India – Feb. 3rd, 2017 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has opened the first temperature-controlled life sciences storage and handling facility in the Hyderabad Airport Zone.
Agility’s 6,000-square-foot Life Sciences Excellence Center (LSEC) at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is strategically placed to […]

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Agility Opens Office in Cologne, Germany

We are pleased to announce that Agility has opened a new office in Cologne, Germany. Agility Cologne will provide a comprehensive range of services including air, ocean and road freight, as well as freight management and supply chain solutions.
Agility Logistics GmbH
Frankfurter Strasse 720-726
51145 Cologne
Germany
Tel: +49 (0) 2203 10171 0
Fax: +49 (0) 2203 10171 29
Please send any questions […]

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Populism, Trade Backlash Cloud Emerging Markets Picture

India stands out in annual logistics Index, but executives show concern about 2017
​BAAR, Switzerland – Jan. 24, 2017 – Nearly 69% of logistics professionals say they worry about a retreat from free trade in 2017 following the UK’s Brexit vote and the collapse of global and regional trade talks, a new survey shows.
The survey of […]

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Agility India Wins Best Pharmaceuticals Logistics Provider

Award recognizes company’s Pharma Competence Center
MUMBAI – December 22, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, received Best Logistics Service Provider for Pharmaceuticals at the 2016 Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMPro) Logistics Service Provider Awards in India.

Agility India was recognized for mastering the complexities of pharmaceutical logistics with special recognition going to the company’s […]

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Agility Extends Logistics Partnership with ExCeL London

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has extended its partnership with international events venue ExCeL London through 2019, continuing its role as ExCeL’s official logistics partner.
Agility Fairs & Events will continue managing freight transportation to and from the venue. Agility is the only logistics company with staff offices and warehouse facilities on-site at ExCeL giving […]

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Agility Wins Global 3PL Automotive Award

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, received the Third-Party Logistics Company Award at the 2016 Automotive Supply Chain Global Awards, which recognized the company for its work on behalf of one of the world’s leading automakers.
“Supply chains in the auto industry are among the most complex and challenging you can find,” said Mohammed Esa, Senior […]

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