Post-Brexit Border Checks Could Cause Potential Delays

British businesses could see a supply chain disruption as the country begins to impose a post-Brexit rule mandating stricter border controls on EU imports into the country. The British port system might also be unprepared as the country begins to impose stricter checks on goods flowing in and out of the United Kingdom. Britain left … Continued

Daniel Jakob Promoted to Senior Vice President Europe

Worldwide Logistics Group, an integrated logistics provider, announces the promotion of Daniel Jakob to the position of Senior Vice President Europe. In his new role, Jakob will be overseeing operations in key European markets, including Germany, Netherlands, Spain and Poland, and will play a crucial role in the company’s further expansion strategy. Jakob brings a … Continued

Shipping Rates Expected to Surge as Carriers Avoid the Red Sea

Recent escalations in Houthi attacks in the Red Sea region are set to impact global shipping operations, leading to a surge in shipping rates as carriers reroute vessels to avoid the high-risk zone. Shippers worldwide are likely to face challenges in terms of increased costs, potential delays and adjustments to their supply chain strategies. Rerouting … Continued

Carriers to Levy War Risk Surcharges

As tensions continue in the Middle East around the Israel-Hamas war, some international shipping carriers are levying war risk surcharges on several trade lanes traveling through the Red Sea and eastern Mediterranean. Last weekend, three commercial vessels were attacked with ballistic missiles fired by Yemen’s Houthi rebels indicating the wide scope of the war in … Continued

Expansion in Europe – New Branch in Rotterdam, Netherlands

As 2023 comes to a close, the expansion of the Worldwide Logistics Group network continues in Europe with the opening of Worldwide Logistics Group – Netherlands. The Netherlands office is strategically located in Rotterdam, the busiest container port in Europe handling almost 100 ships a day. The decision to open an office in Rotterdam is … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Group brings NTDS Under Its Umbrella

We are excited to announce that NTDS is being rebranded under the Worldwide Logistics Group family. The two divisions, road and distribution, will be branded as Worldwide Logistics Group Road and Worldwide Logistics Group Distribution. Worldwide Logistics Group was founded 25 years ago and has grown exponentially over two decades. Starting with a focus on … Continued

Supply Chain Impacted by the Israel-Hamas Conflict

Worldwide Logistics is continuing to monitor the ongoing situation in Israel as it may affect its logistics customers and partners. This is how shipments may be affected although this might change at any time until the security situation improves: Air Freight Air freight is significantly impacted with some airlines suspending or cancelling flights until more … Continued

Worldwide Logistics Group Opens First Branch in South America

Worldwide Logistics Group, a global integrated logistics provider, proudly announces the opening of a new branch in Bogota, Colombia. This is the company’s initial branch in South America with plans of future growth in this region. The expansion into South America is part of a long-term plan to increase the company’s global footprint and offer … Continued