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Diesel prices inch up 3.4 cents, according to EIA data

Posted 12/14 · 08:32 AM · LM Editorial
Diesel prices rose another 3.4 cents this week to $3.231 per gallon for the week of December 13, following a 3.5 cent bump for the week of December 6, according to data from the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).

Ernst & Young report identifies climate change and sustainability risks

Posted 12/08 · 04:41 PM · SCMR Editorial
Regardless of the outcomes of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 16) in Cancun, Mexico this month, businesses face increasing pressure to identify environmentally-sound alternatives for managing operations risks, particularly when it comes to the supply chain
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“Is Your Organization Committed to Procurement Talent Management? – part 2”

Posted 12/08 · 09:31 AM · SCMR Editorial
Too many organizations take an informal approach to talent management, often dwelling on the tactical skills -- if they focus on anything at all
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Panama Canal Authority embraced by Long Beach, too

Posted 12/07 · 06:40 PM · LM Editorial
In a move that at first glance may seem “counter intuitive,” officials from the Port of Long Beach and the Panama Canal Authority have agreed to a series of efforts to promote more trade between Latin America and the U.S.
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Port of Seattle remains in the black while building for the future

Posted 12/01 · 09:35 AM · LM Editorial
The Port of Seattle Commission authorized the port’s annual budget and plan of finance yesterday, approving nearly $500 million in capital projects and maintaining the agency’s tax levy at $73.5 million.

UN climate meeting does not deliver on a new push to reduce global emissions

Posted 12/01 · 08:16 AM · LM Editorial
As world leaders gathered in Cancun, Mexico this week to discuss ways to come up with a uniform approach to temper climate change, various signs pointed to the United Nations-hosted meeting being rife with challenges. That turned out to be the case, with various media reports indicating that an accord was not reached.

Sealed Air’s paper materials certified as responsible

Posted 11/30 · 07:40 PM · MMH Editorial
Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) chain of custody certification ensures the certified raw wood is accounted for throughout the supply chain.

Back to Basics: Managing The Basic Supply Chain Functions

Posted 11/24 · 03:37 PM · SCMR Editorial
“Back to Basics” is a look into how excellence in the core logistics and supply chain activities leads to overall business success. The articles in this seven-part series are written by educators from the University of Tennessee, one of the foremost schools in supply chain education - This is a 'must-read' for all supply chain and logistics professionals.

U.S. Commerce reports rise in consumer spending

Posted 11/24 · 10:26 AM · SCMR Editorial
The Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis today released data on personal income and outlays for October 2010 which should make an impact on supply chain
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Diesel prices remain above $3 per gallon mark despite sequential decline

Posted 11/23 · 07:39 AM · LM Editorial
While the price per gallon of diesel fuel remains above the $3 mark there has been a fair amount of fluctuation in recent weeks, according to data from the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).

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