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 09/24 · 10:47 AM · LM Editorial
Building off of a strong month in trade activity in July, data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, showed that trend continuing into August.
Posted 09/24 · 05:49 AM · LM Editorial
Global trade management technology provider Amber Road (formerly known as Management Dynamics) recently announced it has acquired Shanghai-based EasyCargo, a GTM solutions provider specializing in complex Chinese trade regulations.
Posted 09/23 · 03:04 PM · SCMR Editorial
The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners recently voted in favor of port staff’s recommendation to eliminate a never-used container fee created nearly six years ago to help finance major rail, highway and bridge improvement projects.
Posted 09/23 · 02:56 PM · SCMR Editorial
Qannu’s services enable Australian consumers to order goods from any number of U.S. websites while paying only one international shipping charge.
Posted 09/17 · 10:55 AM · MMH Editorial
Sixth annual UPS “Pain in the (Supply) Chain” healthcare survey outlines concerns among decision makers and how they plan to address them, such as the 70% who plan to implement new distribution channels over the next five years.
Posted 09/17 · 09:21 AM · MMH Editorial
Grant Thornton Global Dynamism Index ranks countries based on 22 indicators.
Posted 09/17 · 08:35 AM · SCMR Editorial
While United States-based manufacturing appears to have regained some momentum in recent months following an erratic stretch earlier in the year, a recent report from Panjiva contends that there's more than meets the eye when gauging the current state.
Posted 09/17 · 07:30 AM · LM Editorial
The undergraduate supply chain management and logistics program at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is ranked fifth among the nation’s public institutions, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2014 rankings released last week.
Posted 09/13 · 11:06 AM · LM Editorial
Four global shipping industry organizations are calling on the International Maritime Organization to approve a “carefully negotiated and crafted compromise” this fall that aims to address the problem of misdeclared cargo container weights
Posted 09/12 · 09:04 AM · SCMR Editorial
Large companies in North America and Europe are now losing over 250,000 jobs each year in IT, finance, and other key business services areas.