August 2017 Logistics Management Magazine Issue

In this Issue:
  • Quest for Quality Awards: Winners Revealed
  • BMW's port collaboration
  • Measuring Global Risk
  • Lift truck battery management
  • Quarterly Transportation Market Update: Air Cargo


IN THIS ISSUE
By · August 7, 2017
Which carriers, third-party logistics providers, and North American ports have crossed the service excellence finish line ahead of their competitors? Our readers have cast their votes, and now it’s time to introduce this year’s winners of the coveted Quest for Quality Awards.


By · August 3, 2017
BMW’s collaboration with South Carolina Ports and Norfolk Southern creates a unique intermodal solution that eliminates truck moves, improves its sustainability efforts and subsequently spurs manufacturing efficiently in a growing region.


By · August 3, 2017
Measuring your threshold for risk has become more complicated than ever. However, industry analysts contend that we need to get better at it because concerns about cyber security, financial malfeasance, political exposure and climate change are here to stay.


By · August 3, 2017
As fleet managers strive to optimize the usage and lifetime of batteries and chargers, they are embracing new approaches to battery and power management.


By · August 3, 2017
While the continued growth of air cargo demand is consistent with an improvement in world trade, analysts now contend that the pressure is on the market to improve its value proposition by accelerating process modernization and enhancing customer service.


By · August 3, 2017
This new generation of buyers and analysts will have more visibility into not only their own order status, but also to a rapidly evolving marketplace and the forces that are making an impact on costs and services globally.


By · August 3, 2017
AsiaInspection (AI), a global provider of quality control services for businesses importing from the Pacific Rim, maintains that logistics managers should pay more attention to risk—irrespective of region.


By · August 3, 2017
The White House’s budget blueprint, which was released in March, and the House Appropriations Committee’s proposed fiscal year 2018 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development funding bill share a common theme: both clearly state that it’s time to say goodbye to “the tiger.”


By · August 2, 2017
The staff of Logistics Management (LM) is honored to present the logistics and transportation community with the results of the “34th Annual Quest for Quality Survey.”


By · August 2, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for Air Carriers / Airfreight Forwarders


By · August 2, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for Third-Party Logistics Carriers


By · August 2, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for global Ocean Carriers


By · August 2, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for global Port Authorities


By · August 2, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for Rail/Intermodal


By · August 1, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for Truckload Carriers


By · August 1, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for Regional LTL (Less than Truckload) Carriers


By · August 1, 2017
Learn about the 34th Annual Quest for Quality Award winners for National/Multi-Regional LTL (Less than Truckload) Carriers


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From the August 2017 Logistics Management Magazine Issue
Which carriers, third-party logistics providers, and North American ports have crossed the service excellence finish line ahead of their competitors? Our readers have cast their votes, and now it’s time to introduce this year’s winners of the coveted Quest for Quality Awards.
BMW Takes the Inland Road to Efficiency
Global Logistics: No Shortcuts to Security
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