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 09/23 · 09:32 AM · LM Editorial
While the global economy remains firmly entrenched in a holding pattern, data from Panjiva showed a seasonal increase in the number of United States-bound waterborne shipments for the fourth time on the last five months.
Posted 09/23 · 09:06 AM · LM Editorial
Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood has announced that the Port of San Francisco was awarded $2.97 million for rail improvements aimed at improving segments of its freight rail track
Posted 09/23 · 08:36 AM · SCMR Editorial
Scorecards are widely used by shippers to monitor and grade the individual performance of their 3PLs today
Posted 09/23 · 07:59 AM · SCMR Editorial
Corporations are beginning to monitor social media as a source of competitive intelligence. Care should be taken in what you share about yourself and your company.
Posted 09/22 · 10:14 AM · SCMR Editorial
The overall contraction in Eurozone manufacturing and services activity in September highlights the recent marked faltering in economic activity across the region
Posted 09/22 · 08:48 AM · LM Editorial
Concern that the United States will fail to maintain an adequate supply of the minerals needed to manufacture our most advanced products is gaining traction in Washington
Posted 09/21 · 08:45 PM · LM Editorial
Investment analysts greeted the news when UPS announced objectives for growing its revenue and profit over the next 3-to-5 years
Posted 09/21 · 07:24 PM · LM Editorial
In an exclusive interview, Unisys Corporation noted that it had reduced supply chain costs by an impressive 62 percent at Brazil’s major ocean cargo gateways
Posted 09/21 · 12:19 PM · LM Editorial
Third party logistics transportation services provider Exel, a wholly-owned entity Deutsche Post DHL, recently announced it plans to begin construction on a 250,000 square-foot distribution facility in Laredo, Texas.
Posted 09/21 · 08:43 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply chain costs have been slashed by 62 percent at Brazil's major ocean cargo gateways, said Unisys Corporation