Author Archives: Agility Updates

Amring Awards Agility Six-Year Logistics Contract

Deal with Swedish automotive company prompts expansion of Agility facility in Gothenburg
BAAR, Switzerland – November 24, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has won a six-year warehousing and logistics contract with Sweden-based Amring, a wholesaler that sells and distributes tires, rims, complete wheels and related articles for passenger vehicles, trucks and commercial vehicles.
Following […]

Posted in Automotive, Europe

Agility’s Earning Release for the Third Quarter of 2016

Agility today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2016, reporting a net profit of KD 15.17million, an increase of 11%compared to the third quarter of 2015. Earnings-per-share stood at 13.19 fils, and EBITDA stood at KD 28.90 million, a 19% increase compared to the same period in 2015. Revenues are at KD […]

Posted in Agility General Update

Agility Announces Winners of Africa 2016 Photo Competition

JOHANNESBURG – Sept. 29, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today announced the winners of its Africa 2016 Photo Competition, a series of photographs that show how quickly Africa is modernizing, growing and even leading the way in new technology.
The annual contest, now in its second year, is a pan-Africa photography competition focusing […]

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Agility, Maersk Join to Slash CO2 Emissions

Agility joins Maersk Line Carbon Pact initiative to cut CO2 by 15%
BAAR, Switzerland – September 26, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has signed an agreement with Maersk Line, the world’s largest container ship operator, to cut CO2 emissions by 15% per container transported on Agility shipments by 2020.
The agreement is part of Maersk’s […]

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Tarek Sultan Named Industry CEO of the Year

Top Agility executive recognized at 2016 CEO Middle East Awards
DUBAI — Sept. 20, 2016 – Agility chief executive Tarek Sultan was named Industry CEO of the Year at the CEO Middle East awards, an annual ceremony held in recognition of the region’s most successful and innovative corporate leaders.
Since Sultan joined Agility in 1997, it has […]

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Entries Top 1,000 in Agility’s Modern Africa Photo Contest

Entries Top 1,000 in Agility’s Modern Africa Photo Contest
Pan-Africa Competition Seeks to Capture Fast-Changing Cities, Industry, Technology
 DUBAI – August 24, 2016 – Agility’s Africa 2016 Photo Competition, aimed at showcasing images that illustrate the breathtaking pace of change across the continent, has drawn more than 1,000 entries from professional and amateur photographers in 26 African […]

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Agility Appoints Richard Strollo to be Managing Director, Malaysia

Agility Appoints Richard Strollo to be Managing Director, Malaysia
Agility Malaysia names industry veteran to lead in key market

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — August 18, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has appointed Richard Strollo to be Managing Director, Malaysia, giving him responsibility for Agility’s operations in one of the company’s key markets.
Strollo brings two […]

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Agility Appoints Frank Guerra to be Australasia CEO

Agility Appoints Frank Guerra to be Australasia CEO
Industry veteran to lead operations in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea

MELBOURNE, Australia – August 12, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has appointed industry veteran Frank Guerra to be CEO for Australasia, giving him responsibility for operations in Australia, New Zealand, and Papua New […]

Posted in Asia Pacific, Australia, New Zealand

Agility’s Earning Release for Second Quarter 2016

Agility today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2016, reporting a net profit of KD 15 million, an increase of 11% compared to the second quarter of 2015. Earnings-per-share stood at 13.06 fils, and EBITDA stood at KD 29 million, a 12% increase compared to Q2 of 2015. Revenues were KD 309 […]

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Service Update: Turkey Operations

Please be advised that there has been no impact on Agility operations in Turkey following the coup attempt in Turkey on July 15, 2016. The ban on flights issued by the Federal Aviation Administration in the United States has been lifted as of July 19, 2016.
Agility is closely monitoring the situation, and will post additional […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe