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 05/16 · 10:48 AM · SCMR Editorial
Not long after the United States Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works this week rolled out its version for new federal transportation authorization, entitled the MAP-21 Reauthorization Act (S. 2322), the bill received the blessing of the EPW committee with an unanimous vote
Posted 05/08 · 03:56 PM · SCMR Editorial
The Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) released a meta-analysis of research on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), revealing the state of knowledge about the landmark trade agreement’s impacts on trade, energy and the environment.
Posted 05/02 · 09:26 AM · MMH Editorial
Opening of new headquarters marks a sevenfold increase of company premises.
Posted 05/01 · 07:00 AM · LM Editorial
A growing number of manufacturing companies are warming up to sustainability—taking aggressive steps to soften and shrink their environmental footprints. However, buy-in from those companies’ suppliers has been less encouraging.
Posted 04/30 · 12:35 PM · MMH Editorial
CHEP USA, the leading provider of managed pallet pooling solutions, has joined The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) in the Packaging Sector Working Group as well as the transportation committee of the organization.
Posted 04/29 · 08:52 AM · LM Editorial
BSR recently launched “Transitioning to Low-Carbon Fuel: A Business Guide for Sustainable Trucking in North America.”
Posted 04/29 · 08:39 AM · SCMR Editorial
The report is designed to help fleet operators and their value chain partners comply with new and future regulations.
Posted 03/18 · 10:36 AM · MMH Editorial
Former Walmart CEO Lee Scott told Tuesday morning’s keynote crowd that the technology-driven changes in logistics have been “profound” and will continue to change rapidly, but people can still count on some basics to stay the same.
Posted 03/18 · 08:04 AM · LM Editorial
BSR’s Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG), the global business-to-business initiative made up of leading ocean cargo carriers and shippers, has announced some promising developments in the “greening” of our commercial fleets.
Posted 03/07 · 11:37 AM · LM Editorial
Continuing its focus on sustainability and fuel efficiency, UPS announced this week that it intends to make a $70 million investment to purchase 1,000 propane package delivery trucks, as well as install fueling stations at 50 of its locations.