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Posted 02/17 · 09:20 AM · SCMR Editorial
UT’s Haslam College of Business will host the second annual Deloitte Supply Chain Challenge, an event testing the business skills of MBA students, Feb. 19-20.
Posted 02/17 · 09:06 AM · SCMR Editorial
Addressing his constituents as “brothers and sisters,” McEllrath maintains that the PMA is trying to influence public opinion by distorting the details of ongoing contract negotiations.
Posted 02/17 · 06:24 AM · LM Editorial
Speculation first reported in Logistics Management that APL Logistics was up for sale has been confirmed. In a statement issued yesterday, Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) indicated it is spinning off the third-party arm for $1.2 billion to Japan’s Kintetsu World Express (KWE).
Posted 02/16 · 01:45 PM · MMH Editorial
College to complete $45-million transportation, distribution and logistics facility in 2015.
Posted 02/16 · 01:39 PM · LM Editorial
Air Cargo 2015 – the annual industry event staged in New Orleans next month – promises to yield a great deal of exclusive market intelligence, says Brandon Fried Executive Director, The Airforwarders Association.
Posted 02/13 · 10:04 AM · MMH Editorial
Winners to be announced on March 25 during the MHI 70th Anniversary Celebration at ProMat 2015.
Posted 02/10 · 09:26 AM · SCMR Editorial
Even with myriad challenges in 2014, including harsh winter weather and the ongoing West Coast port congestion issues, intermodal volumes saw positive gains in 2014, according to the most recent edition of the Intermodal Market Trends & Statistics report from the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA).
Posted 02/09 · 02:00 PM · LM Editorial
The Port of Oakland today released an update on seaport operations and the status of waterfront labor talks.
Posted 02/09 · 10:00 AM · SCMR Editorial
Container lines are forecasting significant increases in shoreside and inland rail, truck and equipment management costs during 2015 and beyond as demand remains strong, as cargo and equipment imbalances widen, and as locomotive, truck and equipment shortages in key locations push up rates. These conditions reflect long-term operational challenges separate from the ongoing labor contract negotiations, and are not expected to be quickly resolved.
Posted 02/09 · 09:55 AM · LM Editorial
Cargo demand for Asian containerized imports has remained strong through the typically slower winter season and heading into the Lunar New Year holidays, according to container line data collected by the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement