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State of Logistics 2016: Pursue mutual benefit By John D. Schulz · July 7, 2016 · LM
While it’s currently a shippers market, the authors of this year’s report contend that we’ve entered a “period of transition” that will usher in a realignment of capacity, lower inventories, economic growth and “moderately higher” rates. It’s time to tighten the ties that bind.

Don’t sleep on the truckload spot market By Jeff Berman · December 2, 2016 · LM
What the most recent edition of the North American Freight Index clearly spells out is that the truckload spot market is heading on a growth path, showing sequential gains from July through November for the first time in five years. DAT observes that this is interesting on multiple levels, including how the Index typically peaks in June and then subsequently sees declines through the remainder of the calendar year, coupled with ramifications for 2017 shipper-carrier contract rates.

AAR reports mixed U.S. carload and intermodal volumes for week ending November 26 By LM Staff · December 2, 2016 · LM
Carloads were off 0.4 percent annually at 229,866, and intermodal container and trailer volumes rose 1.6 percent to 222,893.

Global motion control shipments increase 5% in first nine months of 2016 By MMH Staff · December 1, 2016 · MMH
Following contraction in 2015, third quarter of 2016 saw shipments increase by 10% over the same period last year.

Orbis welcomes new manufacturing vice president By MMH Staff · December 1, 2016 · MMH
Bringing 25 years of manufacturing, marketing, sales and new business experience, Todd Mathes to lead manufacturing, supply chain for plastics operations.

Manufacturing activity is up in November for third straight month, reports ISM By Jeff Berman · December 1, 2016 · MMH
The PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure growth, was 53.2 in November, which was 1.3 percent ahead of October, while growing for the third straight month, as well as the highest level the PMI has reached, going back to February 2015’s 53.3. And the November PMI was 2.2 percent above the 12-month average of 51.0, with the over all economy growing for the 90th consecutive month.

Manufacturing activity is up in November for third straight month, reports ISM By Jeff Berman · December 1, 2016 · LM
The PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure growth, was 53.2 in November, which was 1.3 percent ahead of October, while growing for the third straight month, as well as the highest level the PMI has reached, going back to February 2015’s 53.3 and a five-month high going back to July's 52.6. And the November PMI was 2.2 percent above the 12-month average of 51.0, with the over all economy growing for the 90th consecutive month.

The Cloud Supply Chain Data Network By LM Staff · December 1, 2016 · LM
Understanding the Power of a Shared Online Network to Connect Global Partners and Achieve High Data Quality Levels

Maersk continues ocean carrier consolidation trend, says it will acquire Hamburg Süd By Jeff Berman · December 1, 2016 · LM
Denmark-based Maersk Line, the world’s largest container shipping company, said today it plans to acquire to acquire Germany-based Hamburg Süd, the seventh largest container shipping line, from the Oetker Group.

Toyota announces plans to expand workforce By MMH Staff · December 1, 2016 · MMH
Toyota Material Handling U.S.A. headquarters staff expected to grow 40% by 2019.

Brambles releases 2016 Sustainability Review By MMH Staff · December 1, 2016 · MMH


Cognex acquires two 3D vision companies By MMH Staff · November 30, 2016 · MMH
Acquisition of providers of configuration software packages and sensors intended to serve automotive, consumer electronics and logistics markets.

FTR Shippers Conditions Index falls in September By LM Staff · November 30, 2016 · LM
The September SCI fell 3 points in September to -2.4, coming off of low positive growth in August.

U.S.-NAFTA trade declines in September, reports BTS By LM Staff · November 30, 2016 · LM
This followed a 0.7 percent increase in August, which marks the only monthly increase going back to December 2014.

Analyst Report: The Benefits of Cloud ERP By LM Staff · November 30, 2016 · LM
This report, featuring Aberdeen data as well as four extensive success stories, outlines some of the less-publicized benefits of a cloud ERP solution.

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