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 10/08 · 10:27 AM · SCMR Editorial
Part 2 in our series on "Back to Basics - Managing The Basic Supply Chain Functions." This article addresses the key decision levels that need to be addressed for transportation to make its greatest impact in the integrated supply chain. These levels address long-term decisions, lane operations, choice of mode or carrier, and dock level operations.
Posted 10/01 · 09:47 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply Chain Management Review
introduces a new series called “Back to Basics.” It’s a look into how excellence in the core logistics and supply chain activities leads to overall business success. The articles in this six-part series are written by educators from the University of Tennessee, one of the foremost schools in supply chain education. Each week the series focuses on a different supply chain competency; transportation, warehousing, sourcing and procurement, returns management, post-sales service, and partnership and collaboration.
Posted 09/30 · 06:28 PM · SCMR Editorial
When it comes to ensuring sustainable and safe transport of food and medicine, a single unified vision is required
Posted 09/20 · 11:32 AM · SCMR Editorial
While this week’s event is larger than ever, there’s a pronounced lean and green element to the supply chain management track worth noting.
Posted 09/14 · 07:45 AM · LM Editorial
Following four straight weeks of declines, diesel prices went north for the week ending September 13, according to data released this week by the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Posted 09/10 · 10:00 AM · LM Editorial
With its new DC, the pet retailer has reduced its handling costs, bolstered its green transportation initiatives, and fortifies its overall distribution network—all while providing room to grow.
Posted 09/07 · 08:59 AM · SCMR Editorial
The three-year renewal agreement is worth €6.7 million.
Posted 08/27 · 07:15 AM · LM Editorial
IRTA named Maersk as the recipient of the International Refrigerated Transportation Association Executive of the Year award as part of the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) Food Logistics Forum.
Posted 08/24 · 07:47 AM · LM Editorial
Diesel prices are continuing to fluctuate to a wide degree, according to data released yesterday by the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Posted 08/20 · 07:20 AM · MMH Editorial
New technologies and usage practices can help you maximize your fleet’s productivity and longevity while reducing your carbon footprint