AIT News Archive

AIT Worldwide Logistics Honored with Tenth Quest for Quality Award

August 30, 2016 - Logistics Management magazine recognizes AIT's exceptional performance in air freight.

AIT-Toronto Office Expands International Operations

June 29, 2016 - Recent certifications from Transport Canada and IATA allow the station to build upon a strong foundation of ground and transborder services.

New Laredo, Texas Office Joins AIT Worldwide Logistics' Global Network

June 9, 2016 - AIT's newest station is housed in a C-TPAT certified building with access to 120,000 square feet of warehouse space, 34 dock doors and a yard.

AIT's Vaughn Moore Featured in Management Today Magazine

May 17, 2016 - The feature reveals the inspiration and motivation behind the 2012 leveraged buyout of AIT.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes New Regional Director of Sales

April 25, 2016 - Jim Owens has joined AIT Worldwide Logistics as the company's Director of Sales, East Region.

President and CEO Vaughn Moore Announced as EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Finalist in the Midwest

April 21, 2016 - EY Entrepreneur Of The Year is the world's most prestigious business award for entrepreneurs.

AIT-Omaha Delivers Water to Flint, Michigan Residents

March 31, 2016 - AIT-Omaha Branch Manager Terry McMullen and his team helped make a difference by delivering more than 1,700 cases of bottled water.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes New Station Manager in Atlanta

March 23, 2016 - Richard "Wayne" Green brings more than 15 years of expertise in transportation and 3PL management to his new role.

AIT Worldwide Logistics' Kansas City Office Relocates to New Historic Downtown Address

March 1, 2016 - With eight times the square footage of the previous location, the downtown office will accommodate the larger team being hired on to handle the influx of new business.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Improves Shipping to Latin America with New Less-than-Container Load Service

January 4, 2016 - The company's co-loading offering will feature unprecedented pricing transparency.

Co-workers Unite to Provide Holiday Gifts for Foster Children

December 10, 2015 - AIT-Chicago renewed an annual holiday tradition for the eighth year in a row with the 2015 SOS Illinois Wish Tree.

AIT Worldwide Logistics' Co-workers Band Together to Support the Fight Against Breast Cancer

October 26, 2015 - In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, AIT Worldwide Logistics continued leading the mission to raise funding and draw attention to the cause.

AIT Sends Golfers, Volunteers to Support CEL's Fundraising Event

September 28, 2015 - Continuing a tradition of support that has persisted for the past several years, AIT participated in last month's 20th annual charity golf tournament benefitting The Center for Enriched Living (CEL).

Blood Bank Collects Nearly Three Dozen Units at AIT's Event

September 28, 2015 - Building on the success of last year's event, AIT-Chicago once again hosted a blood drive in the Auditorium at the 701 N. Rohlwing location.

AIT-Chicago Co-workers Pitch In to Feed Starving Children

September 10, 2015 - In July and August Itasca, Illinois co-workers participated in packing sessions for Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) in the nearby suburb of Schaumburg.

New Regional Operations Director Hired by AIT Worldwide Logistics

August 31, 2015 - C. Ryan Carter has joined AIT Worldwide Logistics as the company's Director of Operations, East Region.

AIT-Hartford Recognized for Steadfast Support of Regional Air Museum

August 4, 2015 - Last month, representatives from the New England Air Museum visited AIT-Hartford where they honored Branch Owners Bob and Sue Scully with a Corporate Partner Award.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes New Miami Station Manager

July 23, 2015 - AIT Worldwide Logistics is pleased to announce the hiring of Alex Toledo as the company's new station manager in Miami, Florida.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Adds New Office in Guangzhou, China

July 13, 2015 - AIT Worldwide Logistics' newest global location opens in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou.

Partnering with Runza, AIT-Omaha Delivers a Taste of Home to Troops in Afghanistan

June 29, 2015 - A concerted effort - and a 7,000-mile special delivery - brought a true taste of Nebraska to troops serving overseas at Bagram Airfield, the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Expands to Mexico with New Office in Hermosillo

June 22, 2015 - AIT Worldwide Logistics is proud to announce the opening of its first office in Mexico on Monday, June 22.

Chef's Night Charity Event Welcomes Support from AIT

June 1, 2015 - A group of co-workers from the Chicago office represented AIT at the Center for Enriched Living's annual Chef's Night, a food tasting event held at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort.

AIT-Cleveland Celebrates 10 Years in the Network

June 1, 2015 - In honor of AIT-Cleveland's ten year anniversary as a location in the AIT network, President and CEO Vaughn Moore and Executive Vice President Ray Fennelly visited Branch Manager Kim Giering and her team to mark the occasion.

AIT-Omaha Provides Full Logistical Support for the 50th Annual Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting

June 1, 2015 - Just as they have for the past eleven years, Branch Manager Terry McMullen and his team from AIT-Omaha provided logistics support for one of the city's largest annual events: The Berkshire Hathaway Shareholders Meeting at the CenturyLink Center.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes 47th Location to Its Global Network

May 1, 2015 - AIT Worldwide Logistics has added a new office in Rochester, New York to its expanding global network.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Announces New CRAF Partnership Agreement with Southwest Airlines Cargo

April 1, 2015 - AIT Worldwide Logistics has entered into a Civil Reserve Air Fleet (CRAF) partnership with Southwest Airlines Cargo.

AIT-Sacramento Hosts International Freight Seminar

March 31, 2015 - AIT-Sacramento Branch Managers Bret and Monica Roper recently hosted an International Transportation Training Seminar for current and prospective customers.

AIT-Hartford Celebrates 20 Years with the Company

March 31, 2015 - Branch Managers Bob and Sue Scully recently celebrated 20 years as a part of AIT's network along with their team at AIT-Hartford.

Retail Logistics Returns to RILA

March 24, 2015 - For the third year in a row, AIT attended the annual Retail Supply Chain Conference hosted by Retail Industry Leaders Association in Orlando, Florida.

AIT-San Francisco Volunteers Get Involved to Serve Low-Income Community Members

March 24, 2015 - The team at AIT-San Francisco banded together late last year to volunteer time in an AIT Cares effort at the Samaritan House in nearby San Mateo, California.

The Entire AIT-Dallas Team Pitches In to Support a Yearlong Fundraising Mission

March 24, 2015 - In 2014, the co-workers at AIT-Dallas formed a Community Event Committee and dedicated a full year of fundraising to benefit a single cause - diabetes.

AIT-Detroit's Lorri Fairchild Appointed Senior Advisor, Logistics by Department of Homeland Security

March 24, 2015 - Lorri Fairchild, Branch Manager of AIT-Detroit, is one of six private sector experts who have been selected for a special Department of Homeland Security (DHS) assignment to help improve the experience for commercial aviation travelers.

AIT-MKE Toys for Tots Drive

March 24, 2015 - For the 2014 holiday season, the AIT-Milwaukee location initiated an AIT Cares program to support the Salvation Army's annual holiday toy drive, Toys for Tots.

AIT-Chicago Co-workers Unite to Provide Holiday Gifts for Foster Kids

January 10, 2015 - For the seventh year in a row, co-workers at AIT-Chicago gave back during the holiday season by sending gifts to foster children at a local SOS Children's Village.

AIT-Boston Delivers Books for Hands Across the Sea Charity

December 30, 2014 - The AIT-Boston team continued their support for the Hands Across the Sea charity in 2014 by providing ground transportation for 30,000 books that were destined for islands in the Eastern Caribbean.

Co-workers Unite to Provide Meals for Hungry Families

December 30, 2014 - AIT co-workers in Chicago, Las Vegas and Orlando all pitched in last month to help provide meals for people who struggle to put food on the table.

AIT's SmartWay Certification Renewed Through 2015

December 29, 2014 - AIT Worldwide Logistics has been notified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that the company has once again fulfilled the SmartWay Partnership requirements for 2014.

New AIT-Hong Kong Location Opens with Fanfare

December 29, 2014 - Business has been growing rapidly at AIT's Asian flagship office in Hong Kong, China. So rapidly, in fact, that the team moved into a new office for the second time in as many years.

AIT-SLC Support Utah Food Bank by Sponsoring Two Autumn Events

November 21, 2014 - The co-workers at AIT-Salt Lake City demonstrated their commitment to the mission of the Utah Food Bank by participating in two recent fundraising events to benefit the non-profit organization.

The Logistics Angels at AIT-Boston

November 21, 2014 - The AIT-Boston team continued their support for the Hands Across the Sea charity in 2014 by providing ground transportation for 30,000 books that were destined for islands in the Eastern Caribbean.

AIT-Chicago Leads the Charge Against Breast Cancer in Suburban DuPage County

November 21, 2014 - For the 15th year in a row, AIT Worldwide Logistics and its co-workers in the Chicago offices engaged in a variety of activities to raise money and awareness for the ongoing fight against breast cancer.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Unveils Company Tagline - our people deliver.

November 20, 2014 - AIT Worldwide Logistics, a global supply chain solutions company, has successfully registered its new company tagline - our people deliver.

AIT Earns New Media Attention from Awarely

September 30, 2014 - AIT Worldwide Logistics was recently featured as a 'company worth watching' by the video marketing website Awarely. In July, President and CEO Vaughn Moore sat for an interview conducted at CBS2 studios in downtown Chicago. The wide-ranging discussion yielded a seven minute video which was released in August.

Local Vendor Proudly Boasts Their Work at AIT-Amsterdam

September 30, 2014 - When AIT-Amsterdam moved to their new building earlier this year, they were presented with a multitude of opportunities to brand the space with both interior and exterior signage featuring the new AIT logo.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Celebrates 35 Years in Business

September 4, 2014 - On September 4, 2014, AIT Worldwide Logistics proudly marks its 35th anniversary as a company.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Honored with Ninth Quest for Quality Award

August 22, 2014 - Logistics Management magazine has acknowledged AIT Worldwide Logistics' sustained excellence in the global supply chain management industry with a 2014 Quest for Quality Award.

New AIT Branding Rolls Out Across the Global Network

June 26, 2014 - Customers and partners may have noticed a new look emerging at AIT facilities and on AIT trucks this year as part of a global branding update that is sweeping the company in 2014.

AIT Thanked by The Center for Enriched Living

June 26, 2014 - AIT Worldwide Logistics Executive Vice President Ray Fennelly visited The Center for Enriched Living (CEL) last month during the charity's annual meeting.

AIT-St. Petersburg Assists with 9-11 Museum Opening

June 16, 2014 - Branch Owner Gail Gilchrist and her team at AIT-St. Petersburg played an important role in securing New York City's National September 11 Memorial Museum by shipping two state-of-the-art screeners for their customer.

AIT Helps Customer Provide Relief Supplies to Tornado Victims in Mississippi

June 16, 2014 - AIT pitched in with customers and partners to help deliver relief supplies that are desperately needed in the wake of the massive tornado that struck Louisville, Mississippi in April. The 2,000 pound shipment consisted of goods that were donated by AIT's customer, a Chicago area marketing firm

Wilson Lee Introduced as AIT Worldwide Logistics' Top Executive in Asia

June 16, 2014 - Industry veteran Wilson Lee has been hired by AIT Worldwide Logistics to serve as the company's Vice President of Asia Pacific.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes New Vice President Bill Fallon

June 11, 2014 - AIT Worldwide Logistics proudly announces the addition of Bill Fallon who has assumed the company's newly created position of Vice President, Global and Government Strategic Accounts.

AIT-Omaha Helps Deliver a Bonanza of Books

May 1, 2014 - On March 21 and 22, AIT-Omaha played a key role in Books by the Busload, an event that brings thousands of books around the Omaha area on buses and gives them away in an effort to promote literacy and education.

Troops in Afghanistan Receive Recreational Gear with AIT's Assistance

April 1, 2014 - Last month, AIT was honored to donate a transportation solution that helped bring a complete table tennis package to U.S. Army soldiers stationed in Afghanistan.

Vaughn Moore Shares 2014 Industry Outlook with APICS

April 1, 2014 - AIT's President and CEO Vaughn Moore returned for the fourth year in a row to offer his unique perspective on the transportation industry to a local chapter of APICS (The Association for Operations Management).

Industry Veteran Greg Weigel Joins AIT Worldwide Logistics

February 1, 2014 - AIT Worldwide Logistics is proud to announce the hiring of Greg Weigel as the company's new Vice President of Global Operations.

AIT Worldwide Logistics Reports Unprecedented Growth and Success

January 16, 2014 - Accelerating growth in 2013 culminated with AIT Worldwide Logistics achieving the highest annual revenue total in the company's 34 year history.

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