Tag: Kuehne + Nagel

Kuehne + Nagel International Announces Changes to the Board of Directors

After twelve years on the Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel International AG, Renato Fassbind will not stand for re-election at the Annual General Meeting on May 9, 2023. At the same time, Dr. Vesna Nevistic will be proposed for election to the Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel Internationa...

Kuehne+Nagel receives its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter “Inspire.” from Atlas Air

Inauguration of 747-8F “Inspire.” at Boeing Everett Delivery Center Delivery of the first aircraft as part of charter agreement with Atlas Air Exclusive global air capacity and reliable service Kuehne+Nagel has put into operation its first Boeing 747-8 Freighter as part of the lon...

Kuehne + Nagel initiates top management changes

The Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel International AG today initiated top management changes. Effective August 1, 2022, Stefan Paul will assume the position of CEO of Kuehne + Nagel International AG. At the same time, the current CEO, Dr. Detlef Trefzger, will step down for private reas...

Kuehne + Nagel: IATA CEIV re-certification for KN PharmaChain air network

Kuehne + Nagel and IATA announce first-in-the- industry IATA CEIV re-certification of the entire KN PharmaChain GxP Compliant Air Logistics network, currently including 94 locations and covering all continents. Development of IATA CEIV Pharma is a response to the demands of the world’s largest...

Kuehne + Nagel’s Annual General Meeting will take place as scheduled on May 5

This year's Annual General Meeting of Kuehne + Nagel International AG will take place as scheduled on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 in Schindellegi. In accordance with Ordinance 2 of the Swiss Federal Council to combat the Coronavirus, personal participation of shareholders is unfortunately not poss...

A record shipment for WFS’ new Pharma Centre in Paris

Worldwide Flight Services’ (WFS) new Pharma Centre at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport has handled its biggest single shipment so far of 34 temperature-controlled containers for customers AirBridgeCargo Airlines and Kuehne + Nagel. Maintained within a +2-8 degrees Celsius temperature environme...

Kuehne + Nagel sells major part of its UK contract logistics portfolio

Kuehne + Nagel enters into a definitive agreement to sell a major part of its UK contract logistics portfolio to XPO Logistics. The scope of the transaction includes the drinks logistics, food services and retail & technology businesses. These operations generated a turnover of approximately C...

Kuehne + Nagel to accelerate development in Asia Pacific

Following Kuehne + Nagel successful combination of the former three European regions into one Europe, the significant growth and successful integration of three major acquisitions in the North America region, the focus for the years to come is on Asia Pacific. In order to target an even strong...

AirBridgeCargo successfully complets record transportation of 27 RKN Envirotainer containers onboard a single flight

AirBridgeCargo airlines (ABC), one of the leading global carriers of pharmaceuticals by air,  have successfully completed a record transportation of 27 RKN Envirotainer containers onboard a single flight, delivering an important and urgent vaccine product  from Milan, Italy to Beijing, Ch...

Kuehne + Nagel and AFKLMP Cargo join forces to integrate electronic booking processes

Kuehne + Nagel and Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) have joined forces to improve integration of their electronic booking processes as part of a focus by the two companies to digitally transform their businesses. In a proof of concept that was successfully brought to conclusion in J...

Kuehne + Nagel enhances overland network with acquisition of Jöbstl Group

Kuehne + Nagel Austria has acquired Jöbstl - a medium-sized logistics enterprise headquartered near Graz. With the integration of the Jöbstl Group, Kuehne + Nagel is expanding its overland network and simultaneously strengthening the region as the gateway to Eastern Europe. In future, the f...

Kuehne + Nagel acquires perishables forwarder Worldwide Perishable Canada

Kuehne + Nagel has completed the acquisition of Canadian forwarder Worldwide Perishable Canada (WWP) as it continues to expand its global perishables network. The company is one of the largest freight forwarders in the country and a top player for seafood perishables cargo and the market leader ...

Kuehne + Nagel reports tonnage decline in a “deteriorating market”

Kuehne + Nagel has reported air freight volumes declined by 5.8 per cent to 813,000 in the first half of the year to 30 June in a "deteriorating market environment”. The freight forwarder said the market continued to be under pressure in an economy “characterised by growing trade barriers”...

Vienna Airport signs pharma handling partnership with Kuehne + Nagel

Vienna International Airport has signed a pharma freight handling partnership with Kuehne + Nagel. The freight forwarder is utilising this highly specialised service as 'Preferred Partner' for the handling of its pharma shipments at the Austrian airport's new 1,600 square metre Vienna Pharma Han...

Foundations laid for new logistics building at Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport has started the foundation piles for the logistics project located on the west side of Brucargo - the airport’s logistics platform. A new logistics building for cargo handling will rise on this site, with direct access to the tarmac. Brussels Airport is developing the build...

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