DHL http://wmub.org en DHL adding specialized 'life sciences' cargo route to Europe http://wmub.org/post/dhl-adding-specialized-life-sciences-cargo-route-europe <p>Air cargo company DHL is adding temperature controlled air freight service between Brussels and Cincinnati.&nbsp; Specialized cargo planes will carry life sciences products including pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, blood samples and vaccines.</p><p>Spokeswoman Jennifer Pakradooni says the six weekly flights are being added because of customer demand in Europe.</p><p>"Given the location in Cincinnati and its proximity for freight to be able to reach the various US cities on both coasts in within days of the freights arrival, Cincinnati is a good choice of locations," says Pakradooni.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 09:48:13 +0000 Tana Weingartner 22932 at http://wmub.org DHL adding specialized 'life sciences' cargo route to Europe Airport saw growth in 2013 http://wmub.org/post/airport-saw-growth-2013 <p>Airport officials say they're seeing signs that things are moving in the right direction.&nbsp; CVG reports the number of passengers was up about 3 percent and its cargo traffic grew about 9 percent, comparing 2013 to 2012.</p><p><strong>Here's the statement from CVG:</strong></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 19:10:47 +0000 Mark Heyne 22188 at http://wmub.org Airport saw growth in 2013 Why Northern Kentucky economic development is flying high http://wmub.org/post/why-northern-kentucky-economic-development-flying-high <p>Northern Kentucky has generated lots of economic announcements in the past year--business expansions here,&nbsp; job expansions there--and the momentum continues into this year.&nbsp; Much of the growth is thanks to a wealth of resources such as available land, a well-trained workforce and nearby transportation, including the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport and DHL.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 12728 at http://wmub.org Why Northern Kentucky economic development is flying high Air cargo company relocating HQ to Florence, bringing 150 jobs http://wmub.org/post/air-cargo-company-relocating-hq-florence-bringing-150-jobs <p></p><p>Air cargo carrier<a href="http://www.southernair.com/" target="_blank"> Southern Air</a> is moving its global headquarters to Florence, Kentucky. The $3.5 million investment will create 150 jobs.</p><p>Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson says companies aren't picking the state solely based on tax incentives.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 18:48:20 +0000 Tana Weingartner 11587 at http://wmub.org Air cargo company relocating HQ to Florence, bringing 150 jobs 600 new jobs coming to Boone County http://wmub.org/post/600-new-jobs-coming-boone-county <p><a href="http://www.iherb.com/">iHerb</a>, an online provider of natural products and food supplements, has announced it will establish a regional e-commerce headquarters in Northern Kentucky. The company is based in California and plans to build a new state-of-the-art e-commerce center at IDI's Park West industrial park in Hebron.</p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 19:30:44 +0000 Ann Thompson 4250 at http://wmub.org 600 new jobs coming to Boone County