Category Archives: Agility General Update

Agility Named One of Top Companies in the Arab World

Agility Named One of Top Companies in the Arab World
Forbes also recognizes Agility board member as one of most powerful Arab businesswomen
KUWAIT, June 7 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, was named as one of the Top Companies in the Arab World by Forbes Middle East, which also singled out Agility board member […]

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Agility Wins Five-Year YIACO Contract

Agility Wins Five-Year YIACO Contract

Logistics leader will support Kuwait healthcare system with dedicated 9,000-sqm warehouse

KUWAIT – May 17, 2016– Agility, a leading global logistics provider, won a five-year contract with medical and pharmaceutical supplier YIACO Medical Company to provide specialized warehousing and other services in support of YIACO’s work in the healthcare industry for both […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Middle East & Africa

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