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 01/10 · 12:54 AM · SCMR Editorial
At this week’s 2011 National Retail Federation Annual Conference, Manhattan Associates will reveal the next generation of what it calls “Zero Disappointment Retail"
Posted 01/07 · 03:54 AM · LM Editorial
Four organizations have individually filed amicus briefs in support of American Trucking Association in its challenge to the Port of Los Angeles Concession Agreement regulations
Posted 12/28 · 01:39 PM · SCMR Editorial
Accenture announced that it has supported the successful delivery of an information technology transformation program at Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.
Posted 12/28 · 09:25 AM · SCMR Editorial
Wentworth Institute of Technology’s College of Professional and Continuing Education announced a new certificate program, 21st Century Demand and Supply Chain Management, to be offered in spring 2011.
Posted 12/27 · 09:23 AM · SCMR Editorial
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced the new Incoterms 2010 rules, set to come into effect on January 1, 2011, replacing the current Incoterms 2000
Posted 12/22 · 04:05 PM · SCMR Editorial
A new report by IBM Global Business Services observes that the current economic environment is increasingly more volatile, complex and structurally different than in years past.
Posted 12/22 · 02:47 PM · LM Editorial
Almost 26,000 new passenger and freighter aircraft valued at $3.2 trillion will be needed between 2010 and 2029, to satisfy demand according to Airbus’ Global Market Forecast
Posted 12/20 · 12:55 PM · SCMR Editorial
Jack Short, Secretary General of the International Transport Forum, the transport think tank at the OECD in Paris, believes that the agreement reached in Cancún will not increase pressure on the transport sector to reduce its CO2 emissions
Posted 12/19 · 05:55 PM · LM Editorial
Volumes at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and Port of Long Beach (POLB) were solid year-over-year in November and mixed on a sequential basis.
Posted 12/18 · 02:58 PM · LM Editorial
Massachusetts Representative Edward D. Markey (D) introduced legislation last month requiring 100 percent screening of all cargo on cargo planes. This legislation follows the October attempts by terrorists to send explosives originating from Yemen to the United States on cargo and passenger planes.