important to strike a balance in life, declares
Uwe Kaeding, Vice President EMO Trans U.S. West
Coast & Air Freight Procurement, (pictured
here with his wife, Janet).
“On one hand,
you work to satisfy your customers by never taking
their business for granted and always making sure
their needs and expectations are surpassed with
your care and attention.
“On the other
hand you should be attentive to making sure that
your personal life is also fulfilling.
“For me, my
world revolves around these two forces: the aforementioned
work ethic and EMO where I continue my 40 years
in logistics, and my desire to live in the beautiful
natural setting of Wisconsin in the U.S.
life is my passion.
“As long as
there is a reachable airstrip, the instant connection
of IT services and plenty of nature all around,
I am one happy individual.
I have been thinking that maybe the far northern
climes of Wisconsin might fit better into my future,”
At the suggestion
that he might need a dog sled in winter, Uwe just
in balance,” Uwe Kaeding said.
Tracy J. Thoburn,
President of EMO Trans Canada noted that EMO Trans
Canada is one of the original EMO network partners,
having launched the partnership in 1982.
“We are enjoying
another solid year of growth in Canada, and frankly
quite thrilled that the entire EMO family is also
reporting similar results.
Meeting here in Cologne this week is an integral
part of our ongoing relationship with the EMO
Trans family and our international partners.
depart these encounters energized, moving forward
to meet the future challenges of providing customized
global logistics solutions to our customers and
Carrasco, Sales Director for EMO Trans in Santiago,
Chile notes that EMO Chile has been in business
for the past 15 years and has grown to the point
that today the company is fielding five offices
throughout the country.
export customers for wine, perishable foodstuffs,
and copper products are USA, Germany & China.
“I have been
at EMO for the past four years having joined EMO
after spending 11 years at Geodis and 13 at Kuehne
& Nagel before coming to EMO.
“I can tell
you that having worked for all those years with
the big companies, the great experience at EMO
is the feeling of being part of a family, and
a very supportive one at that.
works together building business, Rodrigo enthused,
and that makes the going great!”
Primed For Building Uniworld
opportunity today, I would not like to be involved
in a start up company in air cargo,” said
Prem Kumar, Managing Director of Uniworld Logistics,
EMO Trans partner in India.
changed at light speed during the past five years.
“I keep moving
things incrementally to keep our company on top
of its game in everything, but am doubtful that
starting all over again would be a wise path to
“I think that
there so much we can do to better ourselves, and
can use our imagination to work within the framework
of an existing company rather than starting all
over again,” Prem Kumar said.
profiled in these pages recently is the go-to
vortex of freight forwarding’s future in
amazing Istanbul, Turkey.
As top executive
at Genel Transport, a EMO Trans partner, and top
organizer of the industry group UTIKAD, Turgut
is the first forwarder ever to be elected to the
Istanbul Chamber of Commerce Transport Committee
serves as FIATA’s Senior Vice President
and his bright face and instant smile suggest
he still has plenty of energy to spend, as we
caught up with him in Cologne this week.
is a great group to work with and build transportation.
“This is a
right-sized, connected worldwide family that is
growing and developing, even as we speak.
Genel Transport which offers the complete logistics
menu is proud to be part of the EMO Trans family,”
Turgut said. Turgut (right) is pictured
with Bernhard Stock, Director Airfreight &
Global Network, EMO Trans Germany.
father Like Son And Son
Meet Harry V. Heinsen
(right) and Harry Heinsen (left)
of Harry Heinsen. The company has been in the
EMO Trans fold for the past 20 years, and is the
well-renowned and multi-faceted go to resource
for 3pls in the Dominican republic
“We are a
family business,” said Harry V. “My
son, Henry (not here) handles operations and is
holding down the fort in the Dominican Republic.
When asked why the
partnership with EMO, his answer is immediate
and emphatic, “Jo Frigger, and the expanding
EMO network. The standard of service provided
never varies, it is always trusted and reliable.”
by The Book
Established In 2004,
EMO Trans Korea may seem like a new kid on the
block. However, President K.T. Kwon’s experience
in all aspects of the freight forwarding and global
logistics industries spans well over 40 years.
In that respect he is fondly referred to as Professor
Kwon in the Korean market.
ourselves on providing customers and overseas
partners with reliable international freight forwarding
and logistics, which is made possible by the dedication
of our employees, who are the best in the business.
Our service philosophy is that every customer
should be treated as if they are the most important