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 01/09 · 11:09 AM · LM Editorial
The latest saga in the grounding of the cargo vessel, Rena, has the government of New Zealand taking emergency actions.
Posted 01/09 · 10:40 AM · SCMR Editorial
Perhaps the single most important distinction you need to make is to separate cost reduction from cost avoidance.
Posted 01/09 · 10:35 AM · SCMR Editorial
As supply chain organizations rediscover the need for differentiation, they must also determined what the supply chain “stands for.”
Posted 01/09 · 09:38 AM · SCMR Editorial
What happens when LEAN meets the human potential movement?
Posted 01/06 · 11:03 AM · LM Editorial
The total container capacity of ships deployed on liner trades grew by 7.3 percent in 2011 to reach 15.90 million TEU according to Alphaliner, the Paris-based shipping consultancy.
Posted 01/06 · 10:41 AM · LM Editorial
A major breakthrough toward a more sustainable cargo network has been announced by the “niche” Port of Stockton, California.
Posted 01/06 · 10:15 AM · LM Editorial
Seattle-area based Pacific Alaska Freightways (PAF), a provider of freight transportation services to Alaska, including steamship, barge, rail, air, truckload, less-than-truckload, and intermodal, said that it has officially acquired Southern Alaska Forwarding, a freight consolidator serving Kodiak and Cordova, Alaska from Seattle.
Posted 01/06 · 09:16 AM · SCMR Editorial
The Institute for Supply Management has invested in the consulting firm ADR North America.
Posted 01/06 · 08:52 AM · SCMR Editorial
IDC Manufacturing Insights’ Supply Chain Top 10 predictions 2012 reconfirms emphasis on "branding" noted Simon Ellis, who currently leads the supply chain strategies practice. This is the first of a three-part report.
Posted 01/03 · 03:47 PM · SCMR Editorial
Supply Chain dollars are often viewed as being very different than REAL dollars.