Kuehne + Nagel

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Kuehne + Nagel Buys Apex Logistics in $1.5 Billion Deal

Trucks and trailers at the Kuehne + Nagel International AG logistics center in Haiger, Germany. Trucks and trailers at the Kuehne + Nagel International AG logistics center in Haiger, Germany. (Alex Kraus/Bloomberg News)

Kuehne + Nagel International AG has agreed to acquire Apex International Corp. in a deal that values the freight forwarder at about $1.5 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

February 22, 2021
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XPO Finishes Acquisition of Kuehne + Nagel’s European Logistics

XPO truck XPO said the transaction expands its contract logistics network in the U.K. and Ireland to 248 locations and about 26,000 employees. (XPO Logistics)

XPO Logistics has completed its acquisition of the majority of Swiss firm Kuehne + Nagel’s European logistics, the company announced Jan. 4.

January 4, 2021
Business, Logistics

XPO to Acquire Majority of Kuehne + Nagel’s UK-Based Contract Logistics Operations

XPO Logistics truck XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics is acquiring the majority of the United Kingdom-based contract logistics operations of Kuehne + Nagel, according to a March 9 news release.

March 10, 2020
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Kuehne + Nagel Continues Acquisition Strategy, Buys Quick International Courier

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Swiss freight forwarder Kuehne + Nagel International AG has purchased Quick International Courier, a leading provider of time-critical transportation services, from The Jordan Co., an investment firm that has been on a logistics buying spree over the past couple of years.

Daniel P. Bearth | Staff Writer
November 28, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics, Top 50

African Logistics Company Lori Announces Expansion

Standard Gauge Railway in Kenya The Standard Gauge Railway can be seen in the background at sunrise in Nairobi National Park. (Shutterstock)

Lori Systems, a logistics startup based in Kenya, Africa, recently announced expansion into Uganda, Rwanda and South Sudan.

October 26, 2018
Business

Kuehne + Nagel Purchases Commodity Forwarders

Truck Kuehne + Nagel International AG

Kuehne + Nagel Inc. has purchased Commodity Forwarders Inc., an airfreight forwarder of perishable goods in the United States.

July 21, 2017