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30th Annual Salary Survey: Reeling in the talent
Our 2014 survey finds that large companies are boosting their initial salary offerings for new hires by as much as 10 percent. Will this trend help close the logistics talent gap?

Over $2 billion dollars in carrier overcharges go uncollected each year as shippers do not have the time or resources to collect refunds.
Posted on 04/23 at 01:26 PM
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Last year at this time, retailers were relieved to learn that a tentative agreement on a new labor contract had been reached by dockside labor and management on the U.S. East and Gulf coasts. But not without considerable blood on the floor.
Posted on 04/22 at 09:24 AM
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The National Retail Federation is encouraging maritime management and the union representing dockworkers along the U.S. West Coast ports to expedite pending contract negotiations and reach agreement on a new deal well in advance of the expiration of the current contract this summer.
Posted on 04/22 at 09:21 AM
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SAP AG announced the availability of a new application to help centralize processing trade activities, SAP Global Trade Services, processing trade in China. 


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Did you know that Supplier Portals can help companies reduce risk, improve compliance and enhance product availability? Download Amber Road's latest research report featuring research from Gartner.
Posted on 04/21 at 01:47 PM
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Problem: In the margin-challenged consumer goods industry, your supply chain is under constant pressure to cut costs and maintain customer service and visibility. Solution: By breaking through silos and viewing the supply chain holistically, companies like yours are reducing supply chain costs by an average of 10% to 20%.
Posted on 04/21 at 01:20 PM
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Not surprisingly, the December 31, 2015 deadline for freight railroads to install Positive Train Control (PTC) technology on 40 percent of its network, as per a mandate from the Federal Railroad Administration will not be met. That was the chief takeaway of a report from the Association of American Railroads.
Posted on 04/21 at 09:23 AM
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U.S. West Coast Labor Negotiations Should Not Contain Any Surprises
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Last year at this time, retailers were relieved to learn that a tentative agreement on a new labor contract had been reached by dockside labor and management on the U.S. East and Gulf coasts. But not without considerable blood on the floor.

WERC to meet in nation’s largest inland port city
Shippers and the supernatural
Port of Long Beach remains on right track
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Maximize Supplier Collaboration, Featuring Gartner Research
Did you know that Supplier Portals can help companies reduce risk, improve compliance and enhance product availability? Download Amber Road's latest research report featuring research from Gartner.
Consumer Goods Supply Chains Cut Cost, Increase Visibility
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Overcoming Data Integration Challenges and Building Efficiencies into Supply Chain Processes
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2014 Warehouse/DC Equipment and Technology Survey Results
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Converting Your Warranty Business from a Cost Center To a Revenue Generator
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