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 · 01:50 PM · SCMR Editorial
Between January and May of this year, SCM World fielded a six-question survey in order to understand the supply chain community’s perception of global third party logistics providers (3PLs).
Posted 08/13 · 08:57 AM · MMH Editorial
Award was created to recognize supply chain management and logistics professionals age 30 and under.
Posted 08/13 · 08:53 AM · MMH Editorial
Twenty-five-year veteran of the material handling industry held previous roles at MHI member companies Unarco Material Handling and Interlake Mecalux.
Posted 08/13 · 08:48 AM · MMH Editorial
Jacobson, a leading contract logistics and transport provider in the US market, will be acquired for $750 million in cash in a deal expected to close in mid-September.
Posted 08/13 · 08:42 AM · MMH Editorial
Twenty-two year veteran previously held executive roles with BoxLogix Automation, Intelligrated, FKI Logistex, Pyramid Controls and Lexis-Nexis.
Posted 08/13 · 08:21 AM · LM Editorial
Revenue was up 6 percent compared to the first quarter at $1.978 million and down 4.2 percent annually, and adjusted EBITDA was up 40 percent compared to the first quarter at $60 million, and was down 25 percent annually. Quarterly EBITDA was lower annually, due to the company’s Freight Management group revenues being negatively affected by lower market rates.
Posted 08/12 · 08:23 AM · SCMR Editorial
Air cargo carriers in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East have been the biggest beneficiaries of the improved market conditions.
Posted 08/12 · 08:18 AM · SCMR Editorial
For the quarter, PwC said there were 51 transportation and logistics transactions values at $50 million or more for a total of $20 billion, which was ahead of 38 deals for a cumulative $16.2 billion recorded during the first quarter and the 39 deals valued at a cumulative $16.b billion in the second quarter of 2013.
Posted 08/11 · 06:47 PM · LM Editorial
Strong mid-year results disguise patchy regional performance
Posted 08/05 · 08:27 AM · SCMR Editorial
AsiaInspection, a global provider of quality control services for businesses importing from Asia, Africa, Southern Europe, and Latin America, maintains that supply chain managers should pay more attention to risk irrespective of region.