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 10/23 · 09:37 AM · SCMR Editorial
Third quarter revenue for transportation and parcel giant UPS was basically flat, falling 0.7 percent to $13.07 billion, with operating profit down 54 percent at $766 million.
Posted 10/20 · 05:03 PM · LM Editorial
Department of Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank recently selected Brandon Fried of the Washington D.C.-based Airforwarders Association to the newly formed U.S. Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness.
Posted 10/18 · 10:17 AM · LM Editorial
At this month’s Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Annual Conference, Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman had an exclusive interview with CHRW CEO and Chairman of the Board John Wiehoff about the company’s growth and acquisition plans, how it views the future, and the current freight transportation market.
Posted 10/17 · 05:17 PM · SCMR Editorial
Miami-Dade County today announced that the contracting phase of its project to deepen the Port of Miami’s channel to minus 50 feet has begun
Posted 10/15 · 12:57 PM · LM Editorial
If October comes in strong, POLA says it could reflect a "mini-surge" type of Peak Season.
Posted 10/13 · 10:38 AM · LM Editorial
New research indicates that that the peak month for U.S. imports in 2012 will most likely be July
Posted 10/11 · 09:47 AM · LM Editorial
Damco said that the addition of PacNet improves its platform in both the North Asia and Asia Pacific regions.
Posted 10/09 · 01:01 PM · LM Editorial
While many supply chain stakeholders maintain that recent incarnations of Peak Season are lacking compared to previous years, it appears that seasonal volume growth is occurring through October, according to data from the most recent edition of the Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.
Posted 10/09 · 12:12 PM · LM Editorial
Global third-party logistics (3PL) services provider CEVA Logistics announced today that CEO John Pattullo will retire on October 12 and be replaced by Marvin O. Schlanger, CEVA’s Chairman of the Board, while Pattullo will remain on the CEVA Board of Directors.
Posted 10/08 · 09:32 AM · SCMR Editorial
At the moment, I am working on a legal case involving agri-business across Malaysia and Indonesia.