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 01/20 · 05:34 AM · SCMR Editorial
Leading firms now see the supply chain functional leader as the necessary executive to coordinate the end-to-end supply chain process, even though he or she does not control it all.
Posted 01/16 · 05:23 AM · SCMR Editorial
As always, the freight rate outlook for container shipping will vary by route and by direction and will depend on the length of contracts, say analysts for the London-based consultancy, Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.
Posted 01/16 · 04:58 AM · MMH Editorial
In addition to Modex’s three keynotes and 90-plus educational seminars held on the show floor—all sponsored by MHI—13 other materials handling, supply chain and logistics industry-affiliated groups have also convened to host their own educational events at the show.
Posted 01/16 · 04:50 AM · MMH Editorial
This year, Modex features three keynote presentations, each offering critical insights from experts into shipping trends, building successful supply chains, and the latest issues and trends in materials handling and logistics.
Posted 01/15 · 12:37 PM · LM Editorial
Port of Oakland Executive Director Chris Lytle just announced maritime industry leader John C. Driscoll as the Port’s new Director of Maritime.
Posted 01/14 · 05:16 AM · SCMR Editorial
When it comes to e-fulfillment, it's not enough to pick and pack the order. We need to remember that the process isn't complete until the customer gets the order.
Posted 01/14 · 04:43 AM · SCMR Editorial
Stifel Nicolaus analyst John Larkin agrees that supply chain managers should take a look at the big picture and should closely monitor the “fiscal cliff” negotiations and broader economic data reports in early 2013.
Posted 01/13 · 05:44 AM · SCMR Editorial
Among the many challenges with logistics in Russia, some are unique requirements that don’t exist in other places.
Posted 01/03 · 08:28 AM · MMH Editorial
Grant Thornton survey finds U.S. companies will bring production, customer service and IT infrastructure back to the United States.
Posted 01/03 · 07:46 AM · MMH Editorial
Promat 2015 on track to fill 300,000 square feet with 800 exhibitors.