On November 14, 2016, The Seattle Times posted an article entitled, “Amazon to Drop Dreaded Stack-ranking Performance Reviews.” The article stated that Amazon was completely changing their annual performance review process in order to compete with other large tech companies for employee talent. The company “vowed” to make employee evaluations more focused on achievements instead of how an employee looks compared with other colleagues. This announcement comes more than a year after a piece was
Green Worldwide Shipping is a proud participant in the United Nations Global Compact. Green Worldwide first joined the Global Compact in August 2016. We are proud to support the ten principles of the Global Compact on human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption. Green Worldwide Shipping is committed to making the Global Compact and its principles part of the strategy, culture, and day-to-day operations of this company, and we commit to engaging in collaborative projects that
Thank you to Lightning Transportation for inviting Thomas Grone, our New York Branch Manager to tour the Port of Baltimore! Thomas took a tour of the port, followed by a cruise around Baltimore Harbor on the Baltimore Pride II. The Baltimore Pride II is a replica Tall Ship of a Baltimore Clipper, a type of ship that was heavily used by Privateers in the War of 1812. During the 19th century, Baltimore clipper ships sped
A few weeks ago, our Los Angeles office and our French partner worked together to coordinate a shipment of Boing 777 Landing Gear shipped from Goodyear, Arizona, USA to Paris, France. This shipment of cargo involved non-stackable oversized crates requiring five full deck positions on a 747. These large parts were collected with two flat bed rigs on Thursday September 29th, tendered to the airline on the 30th, and arrived at Charles De Gaulle Airport in Paris on October 2nd.
Green Worldwide will be at Breakbulk Americas in Houston, Texas, USA September 26th-29th. Come visit us and other GPLN members at Booth #318. Founded in 2004, the Global Project Logistics Network is the world’s most renowned project logistics network, and Green Worldwide has been a member since 2011! Breakbulk Americas is the largest exhibition of its kind in the Americas, bringing top-tier shippers together with breakbulk and project cargo service providers. For more information on