Christmas and New Year’s Holidays

December 2, 2013 | Category: Company News

Mele Kalikimaka and Happy New Year!  Aloha Freight offices will be closed on Christmas Day, December 25, 2013 and New Year’s Day January 01, 2014.  Also, the steamship lines have a revised sailing schedule for the week of Christmas and New Years, where the mid-week sailing will be moved up a day, requiring earlier cut-off times.  Please refer to the Aloha Freight holiday calendar for complete …

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Thanksgiving Holiday

November 13, 2013 | Category: Company News

Please note that Aloha Freight offices will be closed on November 28 and 29, 2013 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. There is an early cut-off for the Saturday sailing, please refer to the Aloha Freight holiday calendar for complete details.

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Labor Day

August 28, 2013 | Category: Company News

Happy Labor Day, Both the Aloha Compton and Honolulu offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday 9/2/2013. Normal operations and Island deliveries will resume on Tuesday, 9/3/2013. Have a happy and safe holiday! Mahalo!

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American Red Cross Blood Drive

July 29, 2013 | Category: Company News, In The Community

Aloha tries to give back to the commuity as much as possible and this time, we want to give back in an even bigger way. Aloha will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive at our Compton Facility on Tuesday, Sept 10. We welcome all neighbors interested in volunteering. More details to come soon. Remember, the power of ONE can make a difference.

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July 4 Holiday Schedule

June 6, 2013 | Category: Company News

Please be aware that the regular sailing departure on Saturday, July 6 will be affected by the July 4 holiday. The ports will have very limited hours on July 4 and Aloha Freight Forwarders will be closed in celebration of Independence Day. The longshoremen will be taking their annual Bloody Thursday holiday on Friday July 5. All of the mainland West Coast ports will be closed. …

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New to the Ohana

April 11, 2013 | Category: Company News

We are pleased to announce two additions to the Aloha Ohana.  Kari Lingo and Lyle Sarno join our Ohana as Account Managers. Kari has a broad background and proven track record in logistics and supply chain sales with strong customer relationships.  Lyle Sarno has lived in HI for over 20 years and has a strong professional network on the Islands.  Good Selling!

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Most recent vessel behind schedule

January 24, 2013 | Category: Company News, Industry News

The vessel that left Long Beach on this past Wednesday is due to arrive late in Honolulu.  It experienced a generator problem in transit that will delay its arrival until Monday morning around 0630.  Most deliveries on Oahu will likely be delayed until Tuesday.

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Delays in sailings

January 3, 2013 | Category: Company News, Industry News

This week and next week’s sailings are going to be behind schedule.  Matson is citing weather as the main factor.  The Long Beach Wednesday departures are not departing until Thursday morning which will delay the delivery times in the islands by a day.  The Saturday sailings will arrive in Honolulu on Thursday morning, making any Thursday deliveries unlikely.  As always, we understand that you rely on …

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Vessel delay last Saturday, Mokihana 235

November 27, 2012 | Category: Company News

This Matson vessel originated from Oakland. It then sailed to Long Beach and was scheduled to depart on Saturday, for a Wednesday night arrival in Honolulu. It departed Oakland late due to some labor issues. That delayed the arrival and subsequent departure from Long Beach. It is now due into Honolulu on Thursday at 10pm. This is a full day late. We will do everything we …

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Delay with vessel departing Long Beach this past Saturday

November 13, 2012 | Category: Company News

The vessel Mokihana, voyage 234, will be arriving into Honolulu around 0800 Thursday. This is more than 12 hours late. Many shipments that would normally deliver on Thursday may not deliver until Friday. We will expedite as much as we can. The vessel sustained some damage while loading in Long Beach and had to be repaired prior to sailing.

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