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 08/13 · 07:39 AM · LM Editorial
Traditional 3PL services like transportation and logistics don’t cut it when a company wants to enlarge its global footprint. That’s when value added, strategic advice of a 4PL may be needed. But who gets the call?
Posted 08/10 · 09:10 AM · SCMR Editorial
The study examines the role that influence tactics, organizational climate, and personal values each play as managers try to gain commitment for environmental initiatives.
Posted 08/09 · 04:19 PM · LM Editorial
In a development that would be laughable if it were not so calculatingly devious, the Teamsters have forged a partnership with “progressives” comprising community activists and environmental groups to mandate that independent owner-operator truckers be banned from the ports.
Posted 08/09 · 02:17 PM · SCMR Editorial
A new version of its Boardwalk Collaboration Platform (BCP) coincides with new market trends.
Posted 08/09 · 10:13 AM · LM Editorial
Now that the United States Senate has reached a stalemate of sorts regarding a national energy policy, the subsequent effects of this political stalemate from a transportation and logistics perspective remain to be seen, it seems.
Posted 08/06 · 06:43 AM · LM Editorial
The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im) has approved a $250 million working capital loan guarantee for Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan.
Posted 08/05 · 12:52 PM · SCMR Editorial
Supply chain virtual conference offers workshop sessions in sourcing, procurement, transportation, warehousing and reverse logistics. Workshops emphasize the fundamentals of supply chain management.
Posted 08/04 · 02:33 PM · MMH Editorial
The merger is expected to result in a stronger and more responsive company with expanded solution portfolios for customers.
Posted 08/04 · 01:28 PM · SCMR Editorial
The Detroit Regional Chamber and Michigan State University have unveiled a strategic plan to build the region into a global supply chain hub
Posted 08/03 · 12:03 PM · LM Editorial
The voice of reason was sounded in the Senate yesterday when legislation was introduced to suspend the 100 percent scanning requirement for ocean cargo containers.