Category Archives: Europe

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

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

Agility Appoints Markus Lingohr to Head Area Central Europe

Agility Appoints Markus Lingohr to Head Area Central Europe
Logistics industry veteran to lead operations in Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Poland
HAMBURG, Germany — June 22, 2016 – Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has appointed Markus Lingohr to be Managing Director for Area Central Europe, giving him responsibility for its operations in Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands and […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Europe

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

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 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 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

Agility is Official Onsite Logistics Contractor for ITMA 2015, the World’s Largest Textile Machinery Exhibition

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been appointed as the official onsite logistics contractor (OLC) for ITMA 2015, the world’s most established textile and garment technology exhibition. ITMA 2015 will take place in the fashion capital of Milan from 12 to 19 November 2015. Agility will work in close cooperation with Expotrans S.r.l, Milan, […]

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Agility is ISO 9001:2008 certified across 28 countries in Europe

Agility, a leading global logistics provider, has been awarded ISO 9001:2008 certification for its quality management system across 28 countries in Europe. The certification is testament to Agility’s ability and commitment to consistently provide world-class logistics solutions to its customers. Agility Europe received the ISO 9001:2008 certification after undergoing a rigorous audit process by AJA […]

Posted in Certifications and Awards, Europe

Agility Lyon Branch Obtains GDP and SQAS Certifications

We are pleased to inform you that the Agility branch office in Lyon, France, has obtained the GDP (Good Distribution Practices) certification. With the GDP certification, pharmaceutical and medical device companies can be assured that Agility will safeguard the integrity of their shipments and ensure that patient safety is never compromised. In addition, the Agility […]

Posted in Agility General Update, Certifications and Awards, Europe