Posted 01/21 · 10:35 AM · LM EditorialAs noted in our news section, the IHS special report suggests that new domestic energy sources will have provide logistics managers with new challenges and choices.
Posted 01/21 · 10:34 AM · LM EditorialThe unconventional oil and gas revolution has dramatically changed the global energy landscape, and in its wake is altering the world’s competitive manufacturing and industrial panorama, according to a new report from IHS, a leading source of global information and analytics.
Posted 01/17 · 11:56 AM · LM EditorialIn a move signaling greater concentration on procurement expertise, CombineNet, Inc. announced the hiring of Brett Cornell, as senior vice president of strategic sourcing.
Posted 01/17 · 11:53 AM · LM EditorialEntitled the Safe Skies Act of 2013, the bill requires the Secretary of Transportation to modify the final rule relating to flight crew member duty and rest requirements for passenger operations of air carriers to apply to all-cargo operations of air carriers.
Posted 01/16 · 11:50 AM · LM EditorialTSA officials said the screening requirement “builds additional risk-based, intelligence-driven procedures into the prescreening process to determine screening protocols on a per-shipment basis.
Posted 01/14 · 11:42 AM · LM EditorialExpected decision to nix the deal halts UPS' plans for significant European expansion
Posted 01/11 · 11:36 AM · LM EditorialWith the current status of labor negotiations between the International Longshoremen’s Association and the United States Maritime Alliance at East and Gulf Coast ports in flux, import volume growth is expected to show modest growth, according to the most recent edition of the Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Hackett Associates.
Posted 01/11 · 11:34 AM · LM EditorialWhile just a few years ago, the global automotive logistics sector was regarded as moribund at best, a new report suggest that demand from emerging markets are changing all of that.
Posted 01/10 · 11:30 AM · LM EditorialMenlo Worldwide Logistics LLC, a third-party logistics (3PL) subsidiary of freight transportation services provider Con-way Inc., announced this week it has opened up a new 37,000 square meter state-of-the-art warehousing and retail distribution management center in Singapore.
Posted 01/08 · 11:26 AM · LM EditorialWhile many large retailers were expressing relief that the “fiscal cliff” had been avoided last week, smaller shippers were less than content