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Posted 11/11 · 02:56 PM · LM Editorial
Company officials said that this new facility, which follows the company’s recent openings in St. Louis and Chicago, is comprised of office and warehouse space with racking to hold 1,000 pallet positions, cross docking, five standard loading docks and one drive-in door bay, as well as an on-site container freight station.
Posted 11/06 · 12:41 PM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based third-party logistics (3PL) services provider Transplace said yesterday it has acquired Logistics Management Solutions (LMS), a St. Louis, Mo.-based non asset-based 3PL for serving shippers in the chemical and industrial manufacturing sectors.
Posted 11/03 · 01:02 PM · SCMR Editorial
A significant milestone for both the United States and Mexico and the facilitation of secure trade between the two countries has been reached
Posted 10/27 · 07:12 PM · SCMR Editorial
The summit is scheduled for October 28-30, 2014 at the University Center Conference and will attract C-level executives, major shippers and prominent industry analysts.
Posted 10/24 · 08:47 AM · MMH Editorial
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Posted 10/21 · 09:41 AM · SCMR Editorial
Of special interest to readers of Supply Chain Management Review will be “Americas Update,” which will look into the future of the market in the Americas and assess how firms will be able to favorably position themselves to compete and win market share.
Posted 10/21 · 09:33 AM · LM Editorial
Of special interest to readers of Logistics Management will be “Americas Update,” which will look into the future of the market in the Americas and assess how firms will be able to favorably position themselves to compete and win market share.
Posted 10/14 · 08:13 AM · LM Editorial
While shippers may generally be content with the reliability of their 3PL partners, new research indicates that there’s considerable concern about the value of long-term, strategic relationships. Industry analysts explain how innovation and a deeper commitment to collaboration will become the key differentiators in the 2015 marketplace—if commoditization is to be avoided.
Posted 10/13 · 10:58 AM · SCMR Editorial
The majority of shippers see supply chain risk management as a vital element on the way to optimizing their relationships with third-party logistics providers (3PLs). According to a new study by Accenture, however, only seven percent of shippers are generating returns of over 100 percent on their supply chain risk management investments.
Posted 10/08 · 08:28 AM · SCMR Editorial
Here in an exclusive interview with Jerry Hammon, VP, Transportation & Logistics at Genpact, we explore the greater implications of this trend.