Category Archives: Agility General Update

Agility Issues 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, released “Deepening Impact,” a detailed report that showcases its commitment to ethical business conduct, employee rights, workplace safety, community investment and the environment in more than 100 countries where it operates.
The report is Agility’s third comprehensive look at its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts. It was put together using […]

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High-Velocity Fashion

The retail year, with distinct seasons and four or five major inventory turns, is a thing of the past for apparel retailers and brands. The desire for high velocity and high turnover is forcing manufacturers and retailers to adapt by rethinking their supply chains, particularly in transportation and order fulfillment. Read more

Posted in Agility General Update, Retail

Disruption to Agility Services in Brussels

Due to the recent events in Brussels and the heighted security situation in Belgium, Agility operations have been disrupted. Agility expects a delay in handling of air and ocean freight consignments due to the closure of the Zaventem International Airport, following the incidents on March 23, 2016.
Agility is closely monitoring the situation, and will post […]

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Agility Hong Kong Relocation Notice

Please be informed that the Agility Hong Kong Office has moved to a new location as of 14 March to the following address:
Suite 3001 – 3, 30/F,
Skyline Tower, 39 Wang Kwong Road,
Kowloon Bay, Kowloon,
Hong Kong
All other contacts remain unchanged.
Please send any questions to marketing@agility.com

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific

Agility Appointed to Handle UK Automotive Aftermarket Show

Agility has been appointed as the official freight and on-site handling contractor at the inaugural Automechanika Birmingham show, which will be held June 7-9 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, UK. As official freight and on-site handling contractor, Agility Fairs & Events will assist exhibitors and their contractors with international logistics and shipping requirements for […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Automotive, Europe, Fairs & Events, Industry Event, Press, Trade Show

Logistics industry sees emerging markets uptick but braces for volatility

Supply chain executives expect an uptick in emerging markets growth in 2016, despite concerns about further slowing in China, fluctuations in oil prices, and the possibility that the U.S. economy could weaken. To learn more about the 2016 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, click here.

Posted in Agility General Update, Press

Agility Wins Two-Year Contract for Major Natural Gas Event

Agility has been awarded a contract to provide international freight and on-site handling services for the Gastech Conference & Exhibition in 2017 and 2018. The 2017 event will be held April 4-7 at the Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex in Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Read more.

Posted in Agility General Update, Fairs & Events, Press, Trade Show

Managing the Omni-Channel Supply Chain

What can retailers do to maximize efficiency, control costs and enhance the customer experience? Technology plays a key role in managing the inventory flow across the entire supply chain. Learn more.

Posted in Agility General Update, Retail

Agility Expands Delivery Fleet in Abu Dhabi

Agility has expanded its Abu Dhabi vehicle fleet with 30 new Mercedes-Benz Actros Benz trucks. The vehicles were supplied by Agility’s long-term vendor Emirates Motor Company (EMC), the authorized distributor of Mercedes-Benz in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the flagship company of Al Fahim Group. Read More.

Posted in Agility General Update, Middle East & Africa, Press

Agility Wins Contract for Three Major Defense Shows in UAE

Agility has been awarded a contract by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) to manage international freight and provide on-site handling services for the 2017 and 2019 editions of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX), the Naval Defence and Maritime Security Exhibition (NAVDEX), and the 2016, 2018 and 2020 editions of the Unmanned Systems […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Defense & Government Services, Events, Industry Event, Middle East & Africa, Press