Author Archives: Iolanda Mancuso - GIL Europe

Agility Germany Awarded TÜV Certification “Certified Customer Satisfaction”

Agility Germany has received the TÜV NORD certification “Certified customer satisfaction”. The certifying body, TÜV NORD CERT, analyzed Agility’s customer satisfaction based on a representative online survey and Agility fulfilled all criteria for the certification. The assessment scrutinized areas such as quality of service, quality of advice, communication, ease of contact, value for money and […]

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Army Pedersen Appointed General Manager of Agility Denmark

COPENHAGEN, Denmark – recently appointed Army Pedersen as the General Manager of its operations in Denmark. In his new role, Pedersen will be responsible for the expansion of the business and customer relationships in Denmark.

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Denmark GDP Certified

Agility Denmark has obtained the Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for both our staff and our outsourced warehouse.

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Agility Receives Highest Freight Security Certification

Agility has received the Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) “A” certification in its Budapest and Helsinki offices. This certification recognizes Agility’s capabilities in implementing the highest security standards for its supply chain solutions.

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Strike by German air traffic controllers on 9th August

German air traffic controllers have announced that they will stage a six-hour walkout tomorrow 9th August 2011. The union representing the controllers said no civilian flights would be handled in Germany between 06.00 and 12.00 hrs (local time).
Airlines have taken comprehensive measures in preparation for the strike action. Flights have been brought forward or delayed, […]

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Green Cargo Certification for Agility Sweden

Agility Sweden has been awarded with the Green Cargo’s Climate Certification 2011, by Green Cargo, a logistics company, for its sustainable and environmental friendly supply chain in Sweden.
Since 2002 Green Cargo has awarded this certificate to its partners. The certificate was presented to Agility, Mats Nordin at the seminar Hållbar logistic  (Sustainable Logistics) on June […]

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Agility Germany Fairs & Events Headquarters moved

The German Fairs & Events Headquarters, formerly Voltastrasse 81, 60486 Frankfurt has moved to Karlsruher Strasse 4, 30880 Hanover/Laatzen.
More on: Worldwide Directory

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Six Libyan ports frozen by the European Union

In sanctions imposed on Muammar Gaddafi’s government the European Union agreed to freeze six Libyan ports.
EU officials say they will make it illegal for European-operated ships to do business with the port authorities. A wide ranging asset freeze and travel ban has also already been imposed from the EU.
This can cause delays for any shipments […]

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Agility received ‘Qualified Envirotainer Providers’ – accreditation

We herewith would like to inform you that Agility’s facilities in Basel, Switzerland, and Paris, France, have obtained accreditation as Qualified Envirotainer Providers (QEP).
The successfully concluded accreditation process is an important component and proof point in the strategy –  serving the needs of the pharmaceuticals and biotech industry at the very highest level.
Basel plays a […]

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Update on Volcano Eruption in Iceland

Update on Volcano Eruption in Iceland:

Great Britain back to normal, no delays at London Heathrow
About 700 flights have been cancelled in North Germany
Affected Airports are Bremen, Hamburg and Berlin which are not the major Cargo Airport
Hamburg, Bremen and Berlin reopened and no major cargo delays
Poland is to predicted to be under ash tomorrow morning but with […]

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