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 09/10 · 10:00 AM · LM Editorial
Cargo insurance is the oldest type of insurance in existence, yet it’s often the least understood. Whether you are a transportation intermediary or a shipper, here are some cargo insurance buying tips from the unique perspective of an insurance insider.
Posted 09/10 · 08:35 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply chain analytics enables you to collect, store, and analyze data in a way that leads to better supply chain decisions.
Posted 09/08 · 12:03 PM · LM Editorial
Now that BP has finally issued its oil-spill report, supply chain managers may have another example of “blind out-sourcing.”
Posted 09/07 · 11:45 AM · SCMR Editorial
There has been a growing realization that "the obvious" global sourcing decision may not be so obvious after all.
Posted 09/03 · 12:26 PM · SCMR Editorial
The recently concluded SCOPE West conference in Las Vegas yielded some remarkable information, and delivered on its promise of fresh insight.
Posted 09/01 · 06:15 PM · MMH Editorial
Behind every successful pallet pool is a pallet management program to recover, repair and get those pallets back into the supply chain. Here’s what it takes to do it right.
Posted 09/01 · 05:58 PM · MMH Editorial
From wood to plastic to pallet pools, our readers tell us what’s important in pallets.
Posted 09/01 · 06:01 AM · LM Editorial
Third-party logistics (3PL) services provider Schneider Logistics, a subsidiary of Schneider International, said it will sell its United States- and China-based freight forwarding and customs house brokerage businesses to Norbert Denressangle, a Lyon, Paris-based provider of transportation, logistics, and freight forwarding services.
Posted 08/30 · 04:02 AM · MMH Editorial
The goal of the annual Supply Chain Top 25 research initiative is to raise awareness of the supply chain discipline and how it impacts business.
Posted 08/28 · 12:09 PM · SCMR Editorial
The line between 3PLs and non-asset based supply chain consulting firms, is blurring said Jim Barnes, CEO of enVista.