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Tuesday, October 07, 2014

Transportation and logistics bellwether UPS said this week it has acquired i-Parcel LLC, an Edison, N.J.-based global e-commerce logistics services provider focused on helping internet retailers with their international online shopping experience.
Posted on 10/07 at 01:04 PM
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At a time when there are myriad differing opinions on how to best fund federal transportation infrastructure, a bill proposed by Representative Alan Lowenthal (D-CA) offers up the option of a dedicated revenue source for freight infrastructure investments.
Posted on 10/07 at 12:14 PM
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Diesel prices have been down in 25 of the last 30 weeks and are at its lowest level since the week of July 16, 2012, when it hit $3.695.
Posted on 10/07 at 09:35 AM
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The topic of Peak Season planning was cited fairly often at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Conference late last month.
Posted on 10/07 at 09:17 AM
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Monday, October 06, 2014

Genpact began in 1997 as a business unit within General Electric, adapting and extendng Lean and Six Sigma values
Posted on 10/06 at 12:49 PM
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Despite service-related issues which continue to receive a fair amount of attention, railroad and intermodal volume for the month of September both saw gains, according to data released by the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
Posted on 10/06 at 09:51 AM
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Exports crept 0.2% higher while imports nudged up by 0.1%. The monthly differences versus July were counted in the millions rather than the billions because of the small movements. Indeed, the revision to the July report of a $0.2 billion narrower shortfall matched the $0.2 billion August improvement.
Posted on 10/06 at 08:40 AM
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Friday, October 03, 2014

With the September NMI remaining above 50, economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector has grown for the last 56 months, according to ISM. The PMI is up 3.2 percent compared to the 12-month average of 55.4.
Posted on 10/03 at 11:30 AM
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Data issued this week by Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, showed that global trade growth continues to be in a good place, heading into the home stretch of 2014.
Posted on 10/03 at 09:39 AM
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Thursday, October 02, 2014

As the Transpacific Stabilization Agreement (TSA) carrier discussion group prepares for a new round of service contract negotiations, shippers are being told to expect a new approach to pricing.
Posted on 10/02 at 03:49 PM
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