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 03/01 · 08:00 PM · LM Editorial
Ocean cargo carriers vying for market share and sustainable profits are using a variety of methods to get the upper hand this year. Analysts say that while some are leveraging partnerships, others are wagering on reliability to trump that play. Shippers, meanwhile, are hoping that it will all amount to more than just zero-sum.
Posted 03/01 · 07:00 PM · LM Editorial
Thanks to the complications introduced by global trade, shippers are getting more strategic in their import/export approaches. In fact, more shippers are being forced away from spreadsheet-based compliance and adopting global trade management (GTM) solutions to get a better view into this increasingly intricate process.
Posted 03/01 · 06:00 PM · LM Editorial
An immense amount of operational and technological expertise exists among global 3PL partners. Determining how those attributes may be used to amp-up logistics and supply chain performance is a demanding task, but one well worth doing. Our resident consultant suggests that it’s time for a more rigorous, holistic approach to the process.
Posted 03/01 · 12:42 PM · MMH Editorial
Modern spends 60 seconds talking to Brian Gibson at Auburn University about supply chain education.
Posted 03/01 · 09:00 AM · LM Editorial
If you’re one of the more than 70,000 shippers who are getting their daily logistics and freight transportation news on logisticsmgmt.com, you’re well aware of the number of new trade agreements being inked that will make it easier for U.S. organizations to not only source product from emerging markets, but also open the door to deliver goods into quickly growing consumer bases.
Posted 02/26 · 10:41 AM · MMH Editorial
Event size has increased more than 200-fold since 1985.
Posted 02/25 · 09:47 AM · MMH Editorial
Alliance enhances biopharmaceutical cold chain solutions and enVista’s cold chain capabilities.
Posted 02/24 · 09:13 AM · SCMR Editorial
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia thanked the International Longshore Workers Union and the Pacific Maritime Association for heeding their call to resolve the labor dispute, and announced plans f to collaborate on a series of initiatives designed to meet the changing dynamics of seaborne trade and the impacts of those changes on cargo flow through the nation’s largest trade gateway.
Posted 02/24 · 09:02 AM · SCMR Editorial
A new report from Chicago-based freight transportation and logistics consultancy CarrierDirect, entitled “Eat or Be Eaten: The Year of Separation in Freight,” takes a deep dive into various aspects of current market trends on freight transportation and logistics.
Posted 02/23 · 01:55 PM · MMH Editorial
RPA creates opportunity for supply chain professionals to benchmark, discuss, and solve challenges with reusables.