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Tuesday, February 14, 2012

January’s PCI dipped 1.7 percent after a 0.4 percent December gain and increases of 0.1 percent and 1.1 percent in November and October, respectively. With this decline, the PCI has seen growth in five of the last 11 months.
Posted on 02/14 at 01:40 PM
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Thanks to wireless technology, Mobile Powered Workstations (MPWs) are opening up new frontiers of efficiency and productivity. These workstations with integrated power supplies can maneuver computers, printers, scales, barcode scanners, etc., to wherever they are needed.
Posted on 02/14 at 12:54 PM
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Coming off of the holiday shopping season, January retail sales turned in positive performances and showed signs of slow but continuing economic improvement, according to data from the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation.
Posted on 02/14 at 11:32 AM
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There was some good news and bad news coming for U.S. port authorities today. President Obama’s fiscal 2013 budget contained a bit of both.
Posted on 02/14 at 10:50 AM
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With an 8.7 cent increase, the price per gallon of diesel is now at $3.943 per gallon, according to the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration
Posted on 02/14 at 10:43 AM
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According to the Teamsters for a Democratic Union, the YRC Freight change of operations, which it said “aims to eliminate all utility employees and most end of line jobs,” is on hold, with a planned YRC Freight March 1 hearing on the change of operations now postponed.
Posted on 02/14 at 10:08 AM
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Monday, February 13, 2012

According to a leading trade intelligence report, inbound ocean cargo calls increased at all top ten U.S. ports last month.
Posted on 02/13 at 12:13 PM
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Taking its next steps in launching a less-than-container load (LCL) offering, global third-party logistics (3PL) services provider CEVA Logistics announced today that it has opened two new LCL lanes.
Posted on 02/13 at 11:56 AM
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Organizations join together to urge Members to oppose any floor amendments that would modify any of the truck size and weight provisions in the bill.
Posted on 02/13 at 10:07 AM
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The Puget Sound’s ocean cargo gateways are under siege by lawmakers and influence-peddling Teamsters
Posted on 02/13 at 10:07 AM
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