Category Archives: Agility General Update

Agility Appointed to Handle British Marine Boat Shows

Agility has been awarded the contract by British Marine to provide freight forwarding services for the British Marine Boat Shows in London and Southampton in 2016. Agility will use its global network and expertise to assist exhibitors with their shipping requirements for the 2016 London Boat Show from Jan. 8-17 and for the 2016 Southampton Boat […]

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

Agility Recognized by Flowserve with Partner of the Year Award

Agility has been named Partner of the Year by Flowserve Corporation for providing superior supply chain solutions to the world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals and related services to the power, oil, gas, chemicals and other industries. Learn more.

Posted in Agility General Update, Certifications and Awards, Press

Agility Receives EQUiP Accreditation by CSafeGlobal

Agility has received the Enhanced Qualified User Program (EQUiP®) accreditation by CSafeGlobal for meeting the highest level of cold chain supply chain integrity. The EQUiP® accreditation demonstrates Agility’s cold chain distribution expertise in ensuring temperature-sensitive goods are delivered unadulterated and with their efficacy fully intact. For more information on Agility’s cold chain solutions, click here.

Posted in Agility General Update, Air Freight, Certifications and Awards, Europe, Pharmaceuticals

Agility Sponsors Warehouse Establishment at KidZania Kuwait

KidZania Kuwait, the exciting kid-sized metropolis, has launched the Agility Warehouse Establishment. Sponsored by Agility, the warehouse will introduce kids to the exciting world of logistics and the handling and storage of goods in a safe and self-contained children-sized city. Learn more.

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

Agility Announces Winners of Africa 2015 Photo Competition

Agility, one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics solutions, has announced the winners of its Africa 2015 Photo Competition, a collection of images that illustrate the breath-taking pace of change across a youthful, tech-savvy, urbanizing Africa. See the winning images by clicking here.

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

Agility Opens Pharmaceutical Competence Center in Brazil

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has opened a Pharmaceutical Competence Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The dedicated facility will offer pharma companies world-class solutions and industry know-how in pharmaceutical and life sciences logistics.  The Agility Pharmaceutical Competence Center is managed by Agility experts trained in the benchmark Good Distribution Practice (GDP) standards developed by […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Brazil, Europe, Pharmaceuticals, Press

Industrial Incident in Tianjin Container Port

Dear Valued Customer,
On Wednesday, 12 August 2015 at approximately 23:20 local time (15:30 GMT), the Tianjin container port in China was hit by two large explosions that originated from within shipping containers used by a local logistics company to store hazardous goods such as flammable gases and liquids and toxic chemicals.
Due to the significant damage […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Asia Pacific, China, Freight Forwarding, Sea Freight

Agility’s Earning Release for the Second Quarter 2015

Agility has announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2015, reporting a net profit of KD 13.5 million, an increase of 5% compared to the second quarter of 2014.  Earnings-per-share stand at 11.79 fils. EBITDA stands at KD 25.5 million, a 1% increase compared to Q2 of 2014. Learn more.

Posted in Agility General Update, Press

U.S. West Coast Port Update

Agility would like to update you on developments on the U.S. West Coast which are now negatively impacting the shipping lines’ ability to operate fixed-day services in this trade lane. Learn more.

Posted in Agility General Update, Sea Freight

Agility Announces Judges for Africa 2015 Photo Competition

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, is pleased to announce the judges for its Africa 2015 Photo Competition. They are: Sneha Shah, Managing Director, Thomson Reuters Africa; Bronwyn Nielsen, Editor in Chief, CNBC Africa; and the renowned artist Professor Ablade Glover. The judging panel will convene in Johannesburg on September 3 to choose the prize-winning […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Press