For the second year in a row, Regina Cross – Vice President/Compliance leader was asked to participate as a Presenter/Subject Matter Expert at this year’s American Home Furnishings Alliance/Furniture Today Annual Logistics Conference. Read More »
Board of Directors of Globe Express Services has recently appointed Mustapha Kawam as President and CEO of Globe Express Services. Kawam joined Globe Express Services in 1995 and has held a wide range of leadership positions in the company. Since 2009, he has served as Managing Director – Gulf States at Globe Express Services.
Kawam takes the helm of Globe Express Services after working for the company for 20 years. Following his appointment, he has set his top three immediate agendas aimed at maximizing industry opportunities and sustaining GES’ global success. The top most priority is to raise employee engagement as according to him, without a talented, engaged and properly motivated workforce, achieving progress against any of the challenges is impossible. He also believes, promoting a culture of integrity and trustworthiness throughout the organization is one fundamental imperative.
Under his leadership, he will also continue the company’s relentless efforts to achieve higher levels of customer satisfaction and service. Additionally, Kawam will lead in steadily building and expanding GES’ business to create new opportunities and establish a positive work environment for all employees.
Commenting on this, Kawam said, “I wish to express my gratitude to the board of directors and Globe Express Services family for entrusting me with this tremendously challenging and exciting opportunity assuring that I will take the responsibilities of being the President and CEO of Globe Express Services very seriously. It’s been a privilege to work for the Group for over 20 years and I am confident that we can together achieve success and take the company to the next level.”
Safi Kalo, Chairman, Globe Express Services, said: “Mustapha has been an asset to the company, contributing to its growth and excellence in his previous roles for the last 2 decades. We believe that he is a perfect leader to guide GES through his excellent leadership skills, astute business acumen and deep industry knowledge. We are confident that he will further strengthen the company’s position to the next level. We extend our support and best wishes to Mustapha in his new position.”
Globe Express Services offers a robust, well-rounded suite of logistics services to companies doing business in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, Latin America, and the rest of the world. Since 1974, it has been providing its clients quality services such as ocean and air freight forwarding, overland transport, Customs brokerage and compliance consulting, cargo consolidation, warehousing and distribution, specialty cargo handling, and project logistics.
At Shenzhen, China, GES operates a full service bonded warehouse, located in the Yantian Port Bonded Logistics Park. Read More »
Source: Human Resources Manager (GES Dubai)
In line with the company’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) program, Globe Express Services has recently contributed to the wish list of Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs; a non-profit organization taking care of the children with all disabilities from 3 to 18 years of age.
GES Italy expands its logistics solution capabilities by opening a 65,000 sq ft warehouse in Rome, next to the Leonardo da Vinci international airport (FCO). Read More »
To all of our customers, colleagues and industry partners celebrating Lunar New Year, I want to wish you a very Happy 2015 / Year of the Sheep. I hope your time off with family and friends is enjoyable and energizing. We are deeply committed to providing outstanding customer service and to making GES a “great place to work,” so many of the traditional Chinese New Year (CNY) themes like good fortune, happiness and longevity resonate particularly well in our organization. We are very optimistic about our future, thanks to our client partnerships and to our staff’s continued commitment and hard work. I want to take this opportunity to wish you and your families best holiday wishes and a happy and successful 2015.
Michael C. Hughes
President & CEO
Globe Express Services, one of the world’s largest global logistics providers, proudly announces the addition of three new France locations: Le Havre, Bordeaux and Marseille. The recently opened French offices will pave the way for the company to further extend its network in Europe, bring its cutting-edge services to a wider market and ensure real-time shipment monitoring. Read More »
Logistics is the management of the flow of products from the place of their origin to the place of their consumption. Because of the handling of vital services such as warehousing, packaging, transportation and supply chain management, among others, it is considered one of the most important industries essential for economic growth.
Contributed by: Christopher T. Slotten, Senior VP & CCO
It’s not your imagination, the world has gotten more competitive in almost every industry. The Internet has given consumers dramatically increased transparency to information and the ultimate shopping tools for all of their purchasing decisions. They can compare price, service, cost, and features of any product from the comfort of their home or the convenience of their smart phone or tablet. Read More »
Source: GES Internal
Warehousing services have long been a core element of the global service offering for GES. Many of our clients need various warehousing services both as a standalone service and as a component of international shipping. To better meet the needs of our clients in the U.S., GES recently opened new warehouse locations in Los Angeles and Baltimore. We have also relocated to a larger warehouse facility in Boston. Read More »