Latest trends and best practices in Third Party Logistics technology, software solutions and providers of supply chain planning, operations, shipping and distribution.
Posted 01/01 · 12:11 PM · LM Editorial
Consider this post-holiday scenario: You go to return something you received for Christmas, and when you finally get to the front of the exchange line after waiting 20 minutes, a smirking face behind the counter condescendingly tells you that “all you needed to do is pick out the right size and exchange it at the regular checkout counter.”
Posted 12/20 · 02:53 PM · SCMR Editorial
As large corporations continue to shift to sourcing, manufacturing and distribution across the globe, the complexity, cost and risk of their supply chains have escalated
Posted 12/08 · 10:49 AM · LM Editorial
This new offering integrates forward and reverse logistics into the same facility to further optimize the returns process and drive greater value recovery of returned assets
Posted 12/01 · 01:19 PM · SCMR Editorial
With its eye on further expanding its rapidly growing global healthcare business, UPS announced today it has agreed to purchase Pieffe Group, an Italy-based pharmaceutical logistics company.
Posted 12/01 · 12:26 PM · LM Editorial
Freight transportation services provider Con-way Inc. recently announced that Con-way Multimodal, a subsidiary of Con-way’s Menlo Worldwide Logistics group, will open a new branch office in Frisco, Texas, a Dallas suburb, on December 5.
Posted 12/01 · 11:45 AM · MMH Editorial
Vacant North American warehouse space has been filling up and the overall outlook for the future of third-party logistics providers remains bright.
Posted 11/09 · 12:35 PM · LM Editorial
LM Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently spoke with CEVA CEO John Pattullo about the company’s quarterly performance and other industry-related items.
Posted 11/01 · 04:38 PM · LM Editorial
The foremost specialty chemicals and materials company brought on a transformational logistics leader, shed its transportation and warehouse assets, and ramped up a rapid worldwide expansion. Here’s how it happened.
Posted 10/31 · 10:44 AM · LM Editorial
As noted in Part I of this series, supplier transparency is key to any reverse cycle.
Posted 10/21 · 08:49 AM · MMH Editorial
Here's a hint. For CEOs at some of the world's largest 3PLs, it isn't the economy