Wednesday, August 26, 2015
This is the first guaranteed weekly service direct to the U.S. from Singapore as part of the company’s initiative to enhance its LCL offerings serving Trans-pacific needs.
Monday, August 24, 2015
Economist Brian Beaulieu sees an improving economy over the next 24 months, with forward thinking companies expanding their capabilities. Is your supply chain ready for 2017?
Friday, August 21, 2015
Raytheon’s supply chain leader says new technologies such as data analytics and Big Data will make supply chains better, faster, and smoother.
Posted on 08/21 at 09:43 AM
Carloads were down 5.2 percent annually at 288,059, and intermodal containers and trailers saw a 2.3 percent annual gain at 276,443.
Posted on 08/21 at 02:50 AM
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Earlier this month, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) told Congress that the majority of U.S. railroads will not meet the December 31, 2015 deadline for positive train control (PTC) implementation.
Posted on 08/20 at 10:14 AM
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
The most recent edition of the Truckload and Intermodal Cost Indexes from Cass Information Systems and Avondale Partners showed that truckload and intermodal rates for the month of July were mixed.
UPS said this week it has officially completed the closing of its $1.8 billion acquisition of Coyote Logistics. The deal was made official on July 31.
Posted on 08/19 at 09:01 AM
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
At an average of $2.615 per gallon, the price is down 0.2 cents compared to last week, with prices dropping a cumulative 29.9 cents going back to the week of May 25, when the average price was at $2.914 per gallon.
Posted on 08/18 at 02:29 PM
Seasonally-adjusted (SA) for-hire truck tonnage in July was up 2.8 percent compared to June at 135.0 (2000=100) and marked its second-highest monthly reading ever, next to January’s 135.8.
Posted on 08/18 at 02:14 PM
Volumes were decidedly mixed at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB) in July.
Posted on 08/18 at 10:36 AM