The latest news and insight revolving around global trade, logistics services, evolving customs and regulations, supply chain security, and the technology necessary to speed freight through the global supply chain.
Posted 05/05 · 02:33 PM · LM Editorial
Industry analysts contend that the Teamsters are not declaring a strike outright, but rather, voting to give their leadership permission for such an action.
Posted 05/05 · 12:35 PM · LM Editorial
Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings said it will provide air cargo services to support Amazon’s package deliveries to its customers.
Posted 05/05 · 11:29 AM · SCMR Editorial
While many companies are challenged to grow their revenue in today’s slow economy, Pratt & Whitney faces a different Issue: How to lock up supply as it ramps up to double the output of its new jet engine over the next five years. This is how they did It.
Posted 05/04 · 04:00 PM · LM Editorial
The dark side of the “Amazon effect” and larger impact made by the explosive growth in e-commerce may soon be seen when organized labor prepares for a massive air cargo strike.
Posted 05/01 · 07:00 PM · LM Editorial
When searching for the best forwarder, global shippers are advised to first take a deep dive into the middleman’s business culture.
Posted 04/29 · 11:37 AM · MMH Editorial
March shipments at 798,180 trailed February by 12 percent and were down 19 percent annually.
Posted 04/29 · 11:32 AM · LM Editorial
March shipments at 798,180 trailed February by 12 percent and were down 19 percent annually. For the entire first quarter, shipments were relatively flat annually, rising 0.27 percent to 2,587,988.
Posted 04/26 · 08:01 AM · SCMR Editorial
Along with exchange rates, costs of production, availability of raw materials and market demand, a change in climate can redirect trade flows, raise the price of trade goods and create openings for new products.
Posted 04/25 · 03:57 PM · LM Editorial
Self-learning or "machine-learning" systems – is one of 26 key developments highlighted in DHL's 2016 Logistics Trend Radar
Posted 04/25 · 08:13 AM · SCMR Editorial
In a hyper-connected global economy, where businesses and consumers increasingly make decisions based upon brand reputation and responsible corporate practices, companies large and small need increased visibility into the multiple layers of their supply chain to mitigate hazards, achieve compliance, and enable the ethical procurement of goods and services.