CEVA cleans up with new contract

CEVA Logistics, recently acquired by CMA CGM, has been awarded a three-year deal to manage and deliver LUSH soap and beauty products to stores across the UK and Ireland.  CEVA will make daily collections from LUSH's UK distribution centre at Poole. Collected merchandise will be taken into  and deliver it on its overnight distribution network. Double deck trailers will thus be used for trunking, which will significantly reduce distance travelled ... [+]

Ceva appoints HR chief

Ceva has appointed Jacopo Mazzolin as senior vice president, human resources, based in Neuilly, France. Prior to XPO, he served in executive roles with the Walgreens Boots Alliance (UK) pharmaceutical wholesale division, Datalogic (Italy) and Crown Holdings (Switzerland). [+]

Ceva appoints ocean expert

CEVA Logistics has appointed Renee Toh as its global head of ocean procurement and tradelane management.  Toh brings extensive industry and operational experience to her new role joins CEVA from DHL Global Forwarding where she led a team of tradelane specialists. [+]

Ceva expands e-commerce footprint

CEVA Logistics has expanded its ecommerce services with the implementation of new business wins in the UK, Turkey, US, Canada and Brazil in the last few months. The forwarder provides warehousing and global transport and freight forwarding solutions for B2B and B2C supply chains. [+]

Schmidt takes on Ceva LCL

CEVA Logistics has appointed Claus Svane Schmidt as head of its less than container load (LCL) product. He was previously managing director of the company's North Asia cluster. CEVA has identified LCL as a key product for development in the coming months. [+]

Ceva slashes debt

CEVA Logistics, which recently rejected a bid for the remainder of the company from existing shareholder CMA CGM, said its net debt was down 43% to $1,190 million, in its preliminary results for 2018. It added that it has been a year of structural changes for CEVA, including ... [+]

CEVA shipshape in Italy

CEVA Logistics has renewed its partnership with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for three years. The two companies began working together 2005 and since 2015 CEVA has been responsible for moving components and parts to ten Fincantieri sites across Italy and also manages product warehousing at two facilities. CEVA will now provide ... [+]

Ceva rejects fresh CMA CGM bid

Ceva Logistics has rejected a CHF30 per share offer from CMA CGM for the remaining shares in the company, saying that it was too low. The shipping line already holds a major stake in the forwarder, under a deal in which Ceva also acquired 100% of CMA CGM Log, the ... [+]

New Italy MD for Ceva

CEVA Logistics has appointed Gianclaudio Neri as managing director of its Italy cluster. Based in Milan, he recently put gas retailer 2i Rete Gasback on track, has driven Intermarine back to profitability and has also led Piaggio to significantly improve returns which allowed it to IPO in 2006. He ... [+]

Cheaper than a plane, faster than a train

Ceva Logistics has taken part in the project to send the first ever TIR truck from China to Europe. A trial run from Khorgos, China via Kazakhstan to Poland operated on 13 November, in conjunction with the International Road Transportation Union and Alblas and Jet-rail, arriving at destination in just ... [+]

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