Author Archives: Agility Updates

Agility’s Carbon Measurement Tool Certified by the Carbon Trust

Certification gives customers opportunity to accurately offset estimated CO2 emissions
KUWAIT CITY – October 17, 2018 – The Carbon Trust, an independent expert in sustainable strategies and technologies, has validated the methodology and processes that Agility uses to generate carbon footprint reports for logistics customers.
The Carbon Trust’s assurance allows Agility to demonstrate that its carbon […]

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Agility Receives WDA(H) Authorisation for Pharmaceuticals

Authorisation covers two pharmaceutical facilities in the United Kingdom
BRISTOL, United Kingdom – September 17, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has received a Wholesaler Distribution Authorisation (for Medicines for Human Use) from the UK Medicines Healthcare & Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
The certification, referred to as WDA(H), authorizes warehousing and cross-dock of a wide range of […]

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Homoola Launches Road Freight Load-Matching in Saudi Arabia

 New service uses technology to bring efficiency to trucking market
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – July 3, 2018 – Homoola today announced the formal launch of its digital load-matching service in Saudi Arabia, where it will bring new efficiency to road freight by using technology to pair shippers and trucking companies.
Homoola’s load-matching technology addresses the pain […]

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Agility Opens New Warehouse in Sweden

Facility aimed at fashion, retail customers more than doubles Agility’s space
GOTHENBURG, Sweden – June 28, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has opened a new, 21,000-square-meter warehouse in Gothenburg, Sweden, increasing total space in the country to 45,000 square meters.
The new warehouse will primarily serve fashion and retail customers, while Agility’s second warehouse, […]

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Agility Wins Prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award

Award Recognizes Business Excellence and Best Practices in the UAE
ABU DHABI, UAE – April 04, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, received the Silver Award for business excellence at the Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi […]

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Agility and UnaBiz Partner to Lead Digitization of Event Logistics

SINGAPORE – March 29, 2018 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has partnered with UnaBiz, an Internet of Things (IoT) solutions company, to lead the digitization of event logistics and provide enhanced tracking for exhibitors.
The partnership between Agility and UnaBiz will help identify and address the various pain points in the niche events industry […]

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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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