Adani Group to focus on resources, logistics

By: SME Mentor  On: 10-04-2012 14:45  (4023 Reads)
Adani Group, a global integrated infrastructure player, said its new focus would be on three clusters of its businesses namely – resources, logistics and energy.

Budget is here, so is the wishlist

By: Supriya Ghorpade  On: 08-03-2012 12:07  (3934 Reads)
Venkat K Narayana, executive director, finance & CFO, Prestige Group, feels that increasing the FDI up to 51% in multi-brand retailing would benefit the retail sector as it would increase spending in back-end logistics infrastructure and provide a boost to organised retail.

Hauer, US logistics institute bring new certification system to India

By: Sriram Srinivasan  On: 02-03-2012 06:01  (3804 Reads)
The institute has in recent years developed and promoted what it refers to as a uniform global system to evaluate container terminals, in a business where such systems are few and far. And it is now bringing that system, called Container Terminal Quality System, to India via a tie-up with Chennai's Hauer Associates.

AllCargo Logistics begins corporate recast

By: Amit Mitra  On: 29-02-2012 19:36  (3964 Reads)
AllCargo Logistics Ltd has set in motion a corporate restructuring move aimed at de-merging its Indian and global businesses into two separate entities, each getting a true reflection of the business and standing in the market.

Infrastructure Fund Of India Exits Logistics Firm Gati

By: MADHAV A. CHANCHANI  On: 27-02-2012 18:49  (3918 Reads)
Infrastructure Fund of India LLC, a private equity fund managed by AMP Capital Investors, exited its investment in logistics services provider Gati Ltd by selling nearly 6 per cent stake through the open market earlier this month. The stake was sold for an amount between Rs 17 crore and Rs 21 crore, according to VCCircle estimates.

Trimble Provides Solution To Manage Indian On-Road Supply Chain Logistics

By: Anuja Abraham  On: 17-02-2012 19:35  (5769 Reads)
Trimble has introduced a new cloud-based solution that provides on-road supply chain visibility to enhance efficiency for the transport and logistics industry in India—Trimble® trako Visual Cargo. With standard, easy-to-use application process interfaces (API), shippers can seamlessly integrate Visual Cargo with its ERP/TMS system and vehicle location data from the Trimble trako Fleet Management solution to provide trip-based tracking of goods, transit schedule, route and safety compliance.


Amazon gets FIPB nod to set up logistics unit

By: ET Bureau   On: 11-02-2012 18:52  (4058 Reads)
Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, has won government permission to set up a logistics unit in India, an important step as it systematically prepares for entry into one of the world's most lucrative markets.