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 09/07 · 08:02 AM · LM Editorial
As the Massachusetts Port Authority was bracing itself for Hurricane Irene late last month, its executive director shared some of the plans in place for growth in 2012 and beyond.
Posted 09/02 · 12:05 PM · LM Editorial
UPS paints the corners on reverse logistics in this exclusive interview.
Posted 09/02 · 07:54 AM · LM Editorial
As more attention is being paid to the “volatility” in the supply chain, many shippers are reassessing their global sourcing and distribution strategies. Will multinationals retreat to a hemispheric near-shoring model, or opt for a hybrid that still has an international component?
Posted 09/01 · 05:30 PM · LM Editorial
While industry analysts slightly differ on who belongs on the “Top 25” list this year, all agree that the most dynamic freight forwarders are only going to get bigger and smarter as the global marketplace becomes more complex.
Posted 09/01 · 04:55 PM · LM Editorial
Freight traffic in Europe is steadily growing, and most of its ports, air carriers, and third party logistics providers are making investments in infrastructure and networks to cope with today’s new challenges and increase their safety and environmental standards.
Posted 09/01 · 09:32 AM · LM Editorial
Seaports are essential to economic prosperity, and federal funding pays dividends for our country
Posted 08/31 · 04:09 PM · LM Editorial
Some of the world’s biggest importers and exporters announced that is has engaged Maersk Line in response to the ocean carrier’s recently announced “Manifesto”
Posted 08/31 · 02:18 PM · LM Editorial
A new agreement between global supply chain groups may boost world class procurement and supply management training in Asia-Pacific region and beyond
Posted 08/31 · 09:42 AM · LM Editorial
LM Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently spoke with CEVA CEO John Pattullo about the company’s first half performance and other industry-related items.
Posted 08/23 · 08:03 PM · LM Editorial
Since the Massachusetts Port Authority first announced a new weekly cargo service connecting Boston with Halifax, Nova Scotia last June, shippers have been keen on learning more about the “New England-Halifax Shuttle.”