Latest trends and best practices in Third Party Logistics technology, software solutions and providers of supply chain planning, operations, shipping and distribution.
Posted 10/04 · 07:53 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based third-party logistics (3PL) services provider UTi Worldwide (UTIW) recently said it is now providing warehousing capabilities for shippers that require warehousing and distribution without having their own distribution facility.
Posted 09/19 · 09:32 AM · LM Editorial
The Cudahy, Wisc.-based company announced yesterday it has acquired of the assets of Salisbury, Massachusetts-based refrigerated truckload service provider YES Trans Inc. for roughly $1.2 million, net of cash acquired, plus an earn out capped at $1.1 million.
Posted 09/16 · 12:00 PM · LM Editorial
CEVA has served Ford’s Kansas City Assembly Plant (KCAP) for more than 11 years, and with a new contract in place it will continue to provide the automotive manufacturer with various logistics-related functions at the Claycomo, Missouri-based KCAP.
Posted 09/12 · 09:06 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based third-party logistics services provider Roadrunner Transportation Systems (RRTS) said this week it has acquired all of the outstanding equity of Batesville, Arkansas-based G.W. Palmer Logistics LLC, a non-asset truckload service provider.
Posted 09/01 · 08:00 PM · LM Editorial
In this new era of collaboration, some third-party logistics providers (3PLs) are working with enlightened shippers on a new approach rooted in recognition that better logistics management can have a direct impact on the bottom line for both parties. Here’s one example of how it’s being done.
Posted 09/01 · 08:00 AM · LM Editorial
It’s been 15 years since I sold a successful third-party logistics business to a group of investors. And I would like to say that the strategy and market approach of the third party logistics provider (3PL) industry has changed greatly in those years, but I can’t.
Posted 08/19 · 11:26 AM · LM Editorial
Roadrunner Transportation Systems (RRTS) said last week it has acquired certain assets of the Southeast drayage division of Transport Corporation of America (TA Drayage), a provider of intermodal transportation and related services in the Southeast.
Posted 08/19 · 09:23 AM · LM Editorial
Global third-party logistics (3PL) services provider BDP International recently announced it took a majority equity position in Sweden-based Polar Logistics AB.
Posted 08/16 · 09:48 AM · LM Editorial
Following its mid-July announcement in which it said it planned to acquire 3PD Inc., the largest non-asset, third party provider of heavy goods, last-mile logistics in North America, non asset-based 3PL XPO Logistics said this week that the acquisition has officially been completed.
Posted 08/13 · 11:11 AM · LM Editorial
Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently caught up with CEVA CEO Marv Schlanger about the company’s year-to-date performance and its growth prospects, among other topics.