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 09/22 · 03:37 PM · SCMR Editorial
For PolyOne Corp., the secret to survival and success is in the supply chain. They were burdened by excess inventory and production, poor on-time delivery performance, and a sharp downturn in key markets. A series of targeted supply chain improvement initiatives took these challenges head on — and got them back on the path to profitability.
Posted 09/22 · 07:24 AM · SCMR Editorial
With the integration of Maersk Distribution Services Inc. (MDSI) into Damco, comes more transparency in global distribution, company executives in Copenhagen explained.
Posted 09/22 · 06:31 AM · LM Editorial
The air cargo industry has made unexpected gains in recent months, but analysts are not predicting that the trend will continue into 2011.
Posted 09/21 · 03:47 PM · MMH Editorial
Dematic NA’s chief outlines customer benefits of newly merged companies at logistics conference.
Posted 09/21 · 09:10 AM · LM Editorial
“Only the paranoid survive.” Given the claims almost every candidate is making about the other guy (or gal), no matter their party persuasion, you might think I’m talking about politics. But, I’m talking about materials handling.
Posted 09/21 · 05:34 AM · SCMR Editorial
When it comes to ensuring sustainable and safe transport of food and medicine, a single unified vision is required, said Andy Janson, chairman of the International Refrigerated Transportation Association
Posted 09/20 · 11:32 AM · SCMR Editorial
While this week’s event is larger than ever, there’s a pronounced lean and green element to the supply chain management track worth noting.
Posted 09/20 · 09:03 AM · LM Editorial
Damco, the logistics arm of A.P. Moller-Maersk and one of the world’s “top 20” providers of freight forwarding and supply chain management solutions, has announced that Maersk Distribution Services Inc. (MDSI) will be integrated into Damco.
Posted 09/17 · 10:51 AM · MMH Editorial
From wood to plastic to pallet pools, our readers tell us what’s important in pallets.
Posted 09/17 · 08:29 AM · LM Editorial
The Long Beach Express service will have first departures from Hong Kong and Yantian and a new second weekly call at Shanghai.