The latest news and features revolving around evolving customs regulations, global trade, and the services that help global shippers expedite freight through the global supply chain
Posted 04/10 · 03:58 PM · LM Editorial
Container shipping lines in the Westbound Transpacific Stabilization Agreement are recommending a further round of incremental rate increases to dry and selected refrigerated commodities
Posted 04/10 · 11:28 AM · LM Editorial
As the economy continues to show moderate signs of growth, the monthly Port Tracker report by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Hackett Associates expects import cargo volumes at U.S. ports to post a 3.2 percent annual gain in April.
Posted 04/10 · 10:21 AM · SCMR Editorial
Fueled by a sense that rising energy prices might trip up economic growth, small business owners became less optimistic in March, said analysts with IHS Global Insight
Posted 04/10 · 08:43 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply Chain managers may expect to see a dramatic acceleration of globalization efforts that will likely increase the number of procurement jobs performed offshore by more than 50 percent by 2013
Posted 04/09 · 01:04 PM · SCMR Editorial
Outstanding achievements within the supply management profession will be celebrated and showcased this month and next
Posted 04/09 · 11:39 AM · SCMR Editorial
Lean principles are based on Western ideas and methods including critical thinking and collaboration. The teachings of Confucius, on the other hand, suggest behaviors that oppose collaborative problem solving and public criticism.
Posted 04/03 · 11:42 AM · LM Editorial
Livingston International says this deal greatly expands its trade expertise and service offerings within the United States and Canada, and extends this crucial and growing part of Livingston’s business to Mexico, Europe and Asia.
Posted 04/01 · 12:14 PM · MMH Editorial
Automated materials handling and data collection systems are transforming the health care supply chain.
Posted 04/01 · 11:57 AM · LM Editorial
Scores of shippers and their freight intermediaries agree that basic brokerage and forwarding services are keeping pace with demands from new and emerging markets.
Posted 04/01 · 11:46 AM · MMH Editorial
Modern spends 60 seconds with St. Onge's vice president talking about the health care supply chain.