Latest news and insight on how logistics, transportation, port, and supply chain organizations are implementing sustainable practices in an effort to become better stewards of the environment.
Posted 01/06 · 08:19 PM · SCMR Editorial
As you look back on 2010, are you able to say that you and your teams achieved all of your strategic objectives? Or, was the year consumed by tactical urgencies and firefighting, leaving little or no time for the new strategic opportunities you wanted to pursue?
Posted 01/06 · 07:45 AM · MMH Editorial
The Reusable Packaging Association (RPA) has elected its 2011 Executive Committee and Board members.
Posted 12/28 · 10:18 AM · LM Editorial
In order to prevent an unworkable patchwork of local and state laws that impede the efficient movement of goods in interstate commerce, The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association, are asking that new "green" registries be prohibited
Posted 12/28 · 07:55 AM · LM Editorial
The ongoing upsurge in diesel prices remained on a steady path, with the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration’s recent release stating that diesel prices for the week of December 27 were up 4.6 cents from the previous week to $3.294 per gallon.
Posted 12/27 · 09:23 AM · SCMR Editorial
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced the new Incoterms 2010 rules, set to come into effect on January 1, 2011, replacing the current Incoterms 2000
Posted 12/23 · 10:58 AM · MMH Editorial
Efficient and reliable lift trucks perk up the supply chain.
Posted 12/22 · 04:05 PM · SCMR Editorial
A new report by IBM Global Business Services observes that the current economic environment is increasingly more volatile, complex and structurally different than in years past.
Posted 12/21 · 09:19 AM · LM Editorial
Diesel prices went up 1.7 cents this week to $3.248 per gallon for the week of December 20, following a 3.4 cent gain during the week of December 13, according to data from the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Posted 12/20 · 12:55 PM · SCMR Editorial
Jack Short, Secretary General of the International Transport Forum, the transport think tank at the OECD in Paris, believes that the agreement reached in Cancún will not increase pressure on the transport sector to reduce its CO2 emissions
Posted 12/20 · 11:00 AM · MMH Editorial
In the giving season, here's a look at how materials handling is giving back