Alerts

2018 World Cup (Russia)

From May 25 to July 25 high security measures will be in place for cities hosting the 2018 World Cup. Restrictions have been implemented for operations, transportation, facilities and substances which involve hazardous materials, per an order (No. 202, dated May 9,...

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Winter Storm Toby (Northeast U.S.)

A winter storm is expected to affect the NE United States, bringing high winds and heavy snowfall to the region. While no embargoes are reported at this time, airports in Boston, New Jersey and Philadelphia may be impacted by the storm. Marken has put contingency...

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Winter Storm Quinn (Northeast U.S.)

A winter storm is expected to affect the NE United States, bringing high winds and heavy snowfall to the region. While no embargoes are reported at this time, airports in New York, Philadelphia and Boston may be impacted.  Marken has put contingency plans into effect...

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Winter Storm Riley (Northeast U.S.)

The winter storm along the NE United States is affecting flights at several airports including New York, Philadelphia, and Boston.  Marken has put contingency plans into effect to redirect shipments and minimize any impact to our clients.  Clients may contact...

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Air France CDG Embargo

Following the recent snowfall in Paris,  Air France has announced an embargo at CDG airport for the export of following items through Sunday the 11 of February due to the bad weather conditions : All perishable items All shipments of pharmaceutical products All...

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Storm Friederike (Europe)

Winter Storm Friederike is affecting air and rail travel in parts of central Europe on Thursday and Friday. Impacted airports may include those located in Poland (KTW,POZ, WAW), east & south Germany (SXF, MUC), Switzerland (BSL), Greece (SKG) and Romania (SOF). Marken...

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Winter Storms Inga and Hunter (U.S.)

A severe winter storm is affecting airports along the US East Coast Wednesday. Impacted airports may include but not limited to RDU, ATL, IAH. Marken has contingency plans in place to reroute shipments. Please contact 1800 Marken1 within the US or your local Marken...

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Winter Storm Grayson (U.S. East Coast)

The US East Coast from Florida up to the Canadian border has been severely impacted by Winter Storm Grayson. The storm has most impacted the Boston, New York and Philadelphia areas with multiple flight cancellations. While Marken New York and Boston offices are...

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Hurricane Ophelia

As Hurricane Ophelia moves across Ireland and Scotland today, Marken has made delivery of all planned shipments for today and has contingency plans for shipments tomorrow should the storm stall. Clients may reach out to their local Marken office for information on a...

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French General Strike On October 10

Pending the French public strike planned for October 10th, Marken has contingency plans in plans to compensate for the reduced air, road, and rail availability throughout the country so that shipments will not be impacted. Clients may contact the Paris office at 33 1...

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McCarran International Airport (Las Vegas, NV)

In light of recent events in Las Vegas, McCarran International Airport reports that some air traffic is still being diverted to other airports, and delays may continue throughout the day. Marken has contingency plans in place to avoid impact to shipments. US clients...

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Strong Earthquake in Mexico

UPDATE - SEPTEMBER 20: Marken’s Mexico City team is working and shipments around the city are being secured. The airport has resumed operations and Marken’s team continues to implement transportation and communication contingency plans to minimize any impacts to...

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Hurricane Irma

UPDATE - SEPTEMBER 11:  As our teams regroup from Irma’s impact in Florida, shipments remain safely rerouted through other areas and airports to ensure they are not impacted. Clients may retrieve updates on any particular shipment through their local Marken office.  ...

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Heavy Rain and Flooding in Mumbai

Mumbai has sustained heavy flooding in and around the city, impacting airlines and domestic road travel. Marken clients may contact their local Marken branch office to check on shipments and the contingency plans in place to reroute...

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Hurricane Harvey

Marken is continuously monitoring shipments in and out of the Gulf Coast (U.S.) region.    For information on shipments moving in and out of the Gulf Coast (U.S.) region, please contact your local Marken office for more details about the contingency plans that are...

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Typhoon Hato

Marken is continuously monitoring shipments in and out of the region.    For information on shipments moving in and out of the region, please contact your local Marken office for more details about the contingency plans that are already in place to reduce impact on...

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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 in and...

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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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