Alerts

Petya Ransomware Cyberattack

Despite a cyberattack affecting many government sites, commercial operations, banks, and transport infrastructure in several countries on June 27th, Marken has not been affected and all operations remain fully functional with no delays or impact. Clients may contact...

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Typhoon Merbok

Typhoon Merbok continues towards Hong Kong and China's south coast, bringing strong winds and rough seas. Early Monday, the Hong Kong observatory raised its third-highest typhoon warning signal, No. 8.  As many wait for weather conditions to improve, flights...

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Brazilian General Strike

Due to the planned strike in Brazil on Friday, April 28th, sites are encouraged to call their local Marken office to arrange for pick ups on Thursday to avoid any possible delays.

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Suspected Terror Attack in Stockholm

Marken is closely monitoring the situation in Stockholm. Currently, the airport there remains open and there is no impact to service. Clients may contact their local Marken office for details on any particular...

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Severe Winter Storm – U.S. East Coast

UPDATE - MARCH 15 (PM):  Normal operations have now resumed at all US North East Coast and mid-Atlantic airports. UPDATE - MARCH 15 (AM): We expect limited operations to resume at most U.S. North East Coast and mid-Atlantic airports and will continue to monitor...

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Alitalia Strike

While Air Alitalia has called a strike for February 23rd, Marken has enacted contingency plans to minimize any impact to our clients. Please contact your local Marken office for specifics related to your shipment.

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Severe Winter Storm – Northeast U.S.

UPDATE: As of February 10th, normal operations at all North Eastern US airports have resumed. While airports in the Northeast U.S. remain under heavy snow, Marken implemented contingency plans prior to the storm's arrival and has rerouted all shipments to...

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Greek Air Traffic Controller Strike

Greek air traffic controllers announced a plan to walk off the job over four days, grounding flights in protest against EU/IMF reforms. The 24-hour strikes are planned for: October 9 October 10 October 12 October 13 The union has said only emergency flights will...

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Hurricane Matthew

For information on shipments moving into or out of regions in the path of Hurricane Matthew, please contact your local Marken office for more details about the contingency plans that are already in place to reduce impact on shipments. UPDATES: October 6, 2016:...

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Super Typhoon Meranti

Marken is currently monitoring Super Typhoon Meranti as strong winds and storms are expected to make landfall in China on Thursday after surging through Taiwan. Evacuations continue as the weather system moves inland. Agencies in the region have reported that schools...

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Miami Airport Delays (FAA)

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued a ground stop for flights in and out of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International and Miami International airports, as well as at South Florida satellite airports, after a power outage at the Miami Terminal Radar Approach...

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Earthquake in Italy

Early Wednesday, a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit central Italy. At present, Marken's operations in the region are not impacted. As events unfold, Marken's dedicated team of experts will continue to monitor the situation. Please contact your local Marken office for...

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G20 Summit

On September 4, 2016, the Chinese Government will host the G20 Summit in the Hangzhou, Zhejiang province in China. In an effort to meet quality and security requirements, the local government has announced partial or complete closures of local businesses as well...

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Dubai Airport

Marken has contingency plans in place with other routes and airplanes to minimize impact to shipments. Please contact your local Marken office for details regarding a particular shipment in that area.UPDATES:August 4, 2016: Flight cancellations and delays at Dubai...

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Typhoon Nida

Marken's Hong Kong office is open as Typhoon Nida has passed.  Airport delays may occur for one more day.  Please contact your local Marken office for the latest update on any Hong Kong shipments.

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Summer Games in Rio

As Rio prepares for the start of the summer games, Marken has also prepared by implementing our own logistical contingency plans to ensure minimal impact to clients and your shipments. Marken’s Brazil offices will be fully staffed throughout all of the games and all...

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Air France Strike

From 27th of July until August 2nd 2016, Air France will issue a strike. While domestic flights and long courier flights will be cancelled during this period, Marken has alternative solutions in place with other carriers and we do not anticipate any impact to Marken...

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Coup in Turkey

Marken continues to monitor the political unrest in Turkey. At this time, our supply chain is stable throughout the region. Please contact your local Marken team with any questions regarding shipments.

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Attack on Istanbul Ataturk Airport

Please be informed that explosions were reported at Istanbul Ataturk airport today. Marken is actively working on alternative solutions to guarantee the safety of client shipments. Further communication will be transmitted as details become available.

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