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 10/08 · 03:12 PM · LM Editorial
U.S. shippers looking for container space for outbound commodities will soon face higher rate structures.
Posted 10/08 · 08:28 AM · SCMR Editorial
Here in an exclusive interview with Jerry Hammon, VP, Transportation & Logistics at Genpact, we explore the greater implications of this trend.
Posted 10/08 · 07:55 AM · MMH Editorial
Sears Holdings Corporation's omni-channel solution earns second-place honors.
Posted 10/03 · 12:32 PM · SCMR Editorial
Staffing firms created 19,700 new jobs in September, up 0.7% over August and 8.6% over September last year, according to seasonally adjusted data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Posted 10/01 · 09:00 PM · LM Editorial
Three years ago, Candace Holowicki, the company’s director of global transportation and logistics, joined its Global Services Organization and helped to level functional silos and bring together procurement, logistics, operations, and continuous improvement areas—a move that now saves millions annually.
Posted 10/01 · 06:00 PM · LM Editorial
While shippers may generally be content with the reliability of their 3PL partners, new research indicates that there’s considerable concern about the value of long-term, strategic relationships. Industry analysts explain how innovation and a deeper commitment to collaboration will become the key differentiators in the 2015 marketplace.
Posted 10/01 · 04:00 PM · LM Editorial
Maersk caused a stir last summer by raising its full-year profit forecast for 2014 due to higher freight volumes and lower costs. Industry analysts wonder, however, if many of the other Top 30 carriers will exercise the same discipline to achieve similar goals.
Posted 10/01 · 12:15 PM · SCMR Editorial
Supply chain managers attending the annual OracleOpenWorld conference in San Francisco today learned that the company has expanded its portfolio of “product value chain” services.
Posted 10/01 · 10:16 AM · MMH Editorial
Former senior vice president, CIO for CHEP brings 30 years of experience in global supply chains and information technology.
Posted 10/01 · 07:59 AM · MMH Editorial
Modern spends 60 seconds talking to Daniel Stanton at MHI about education and professional development.