FedEx acquires Colombian freight forwarder Cargex

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FedEx Corp has agreed to acquire Cargex S.A., an international freight forwarding company with over 25 years of experience with a focus in export management of perishable goods, and Agencias de Aduanas Aduanamos S.A. Nivel 2, an affiliate of Cargex specializing in customs brokerage services. This addition strengthens the FedEx air freight forwarding and customs […]

Western Union Launches New Payment Option For Colombian Amazon Customers

The Western Union Company unveiled a new payment option that allows customers in Colombia to pay in local currency for their purchases. The service is being offered initially in 10 countries – Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kenya, Malaysia, Peru, Philippines, Taiwan and Thailand – enabling customers who prefer to pay in cash to shop […]

Amazon to Open Service Center in Bogotá Colombia

Amazon announced it is opening a new service center in Bogotá, Colombia. The company plans to hire about 600 employees, with 400 by October and more by the end of the year. The new service center will provide 24/7 customer service to Amazon customers worldwide in Spanish, English, and Portuguese. “We are delighted to invest […]

DHL Strenghtens Latin American Presence with Acquisition of Suppla

DHL announced the acquisition of Colombian Suppla Group to expand its supply chain logistics operations in the emerging Latin American market. Here is the Press Release from DHL DHL Supply Chain, the contract logistics specialist within Deutsche Post DHL Group, has acquired Suppla Group, specialized on providing logistics services in Colombia. Suppla is recognized as […]