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Feb 24, 2021 10:26 PM

SoftBank-backed robotics firm Berkshire Grey to go public via US$2.7b SPAC deal

[BENGALURU] SoftBank-backed robotics firm Berkshire Grey said on Wednesday it has agreed to go public through a...

Feb 24, 2021 08:25 PM

Warung Pintar acquires B2B logistic startup Bizzy Digital for US$45m

WARUNG Pintar, a startup which helps Indonesia's street vendors digitise, on Wednesday said it has acquired...

Feb 24, 2021 05:50 AM

The logistics industry is disrupted but not defeated


IN the past year alone, entire industries have changed immensely as companies rethink business models and adapt to...

Feb 22, 2021 03:51 PM

Logistics property player GLP obtains US$658m sustainability-linked loan

GLOBAL logistics property player GLP has obtained its first sustainability-linked (SL) loan of US$658 million from...

Feb 20, 2021 01:55 PM

Unilever's Pakistan delivery partner plans ipo to expand network

[PAKISTAN] Universal Network System, a Pakistan courier service that counts the local units of Unilever and Nestle...

Feb 17, 2021 07:13 PM

Business group touts 'single market' plan for South-east Asian e-commerce industry

INDUSTRY players have called for an "Asean single e-commerce market", which could reportedly boost revenue and...

Feb 17, 2021 01:43 PM

JD.com plans to list shipping unit to ride e-commerce boom

[HONG KONG] JD.com Inc plans to list its shipping business in Hong Kong, raising potentially billions of dollars to...

Feb 15, 2021 10:22 PM

Mapletree Logistics Trust to acquire five South Korean logistics facilities for 280 billion won

MAPLETREE Logistics Trust (MLT) is acquiring five freehold logistics properties in South Korea for 280 billion won (...

Feb 11, 2021 05:50 AM

SF Holding to take over Kerry Logistics for HK$17.6b

SF Holding Co, one of the largest Chinese package-delivery services, is seeking to acquire control of tycoon Robert...

Feb 10, 2021 03:15 PM

SF Holding seeking to take over tycoon Robert Kuok's Kerry Logistics for HK$17.6b

[HONG KONG] SF Holding, one of the largest Chinese package-delivery services, is seeking to acquire control of...