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Angry rhetoric in West Coast dockside labor negotiations intensifies

Posted 11/05 · 03:01 PM · LM Editorial
As contract negotiations resume today between the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), a war of words and allegations has escalated in the trade press.
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Supply Chain Managers Face Dockside “Slowdowns” Staged by Dockside Labor

Posted 11/04 · 09:19 AM · SCMR Editorial
Despite assurances that The International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) has been negotiating in good faith for a new contract, the ports of Seattle and Tacoma are reporting labor “slowdowns” in recent weeks.
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West Coast port congestion worsens as management alleges ILWU work “slowdown”

Posted 11/03 · 03:06 PM · LM Editorial
Despite assurances that The International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) has been negotiating in good faith for a new contract, the ports of Seattle and Tacoma are reporting labor “slowdowns” in recent weeks.
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2014 Warehouse/DC Operations Survey: Industry gets crafty

Posted 11/01 · 12:37 PM · MMH Editorial
According to our annual survey, cost efficiency is still king. However, respondents tell us that the multi-channel fulfillment challenge is pushing them to make more economical moves focused on process improvement and layout changes—steps our analysts say are very encouraging.

SATO Group establishing SATO Global Solutions and SATO International

Posted 10/30 · 03:23 PM · MMH Editorial
Global group to be headed by 20-year veteran of system integration, warehouse management systems, traceability systems and RFID solutions.

Supply Chain Speak

Posted 10/27 · 06:59 PM · SCMR Editorial
The challenge is learning to speak the language of supply chain managers

Armstrong & Associates launches improved online third-party logistics guide

Posted 10/24 · 08:47 AM · MMH Editorial
Searchable 3PL guide updated in real time.

Ebola and Humanitarian Logistics

Posted 10/23 · 07:53 AM · SCMR Editorial
Fear of an Ebola outbreak in the United States has spurred two key proposals for preventing the spread of this deadly disease, writes MIT’s Jarrod Goentzel. In his recent blog, he notes that these include travel bans from West Africa and stockpiling Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Siemens to acquire MES provider Camstar

Posted 10/22 · 06:56 AM · MMH Editorial
Cloud-based manufacturing execution systems grant visibility into centralized or global manufacturing environments.

Learning to speak the language of the supply chain

Posted 10/21 · 08:33 AM · MMH Editorial
MHI and our industry are in transition as materials handling’s profile is raised in the supply chain. The challenge is learning to speak the language of supply chain managers.
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