Tuesday, November 13, 2012
In its recently released report, “Intersections: Third Quarter 2012 global transportation and logistics industry mergers and acquisitions analysis,” Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) reported that even with a difficult global economy, transportation and logistics activity in the third quarter was strong.
Monday, November 12, 2012
Leadership summit unites robotics leaders and newcomers in search of problems that need solving.
Posted on 11/12 at 02:24 AM
Saturday, November 10, 2012
When the NITL’s 105th annual meeting & TransComp exhibition convenes in Anaheim this week, there’s bound to be considerable attention paid to the pending expansion of the Panama Canal. Shippers will learn that West Coast ports will not remain complacent.
A promising new cargo enterprise was unveiled at the Port of San Francisco late last month when it welcomed the Rt. Hon. Paul E. Martin – a 71,900-deadweight-ton self-unloading bulk carrier.
Friday, November 09, 2012
Bloomberg report states UPS recently received antitrust objections from regulators which listed potential problems with the deal, including how buying TNT would remove one of the few serious competitors in the European delivery services market.
Posted on 11/09 at 01:25 PM
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October carloads—at 1,422,654—were down 6.1 percent, and intermodal—at 1,233,475 trailers and containers—was up 1.5 percent.
Posted on 11/09 at 11:09 AM
Like the duopoly of UPS and FedEx, the United States Postal Service (USPS) is calling for a very active holiday shipping season, expecting 385 million packages to be shipped, which represents a 20 percent annual gain and would be a USPS record.
Posted on 11/09 at 09:25 AM
Thursday, November 08, 2012
Now that the Presidential Election has come to its conclusion, there is a lot of work to be done on pretty much every front.
Posted on 11/08 at 12:00 PM
Company officials said that the pre-production engine used in these tractors is expected to be released in 2013.
Posted on 11/08 at 09:51 AM
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
If President Barack Obama thought his re-election campaign was difficult, he will rapidly discover a seemingly overwhelming set of problems facing his second term that will impact the transportation world.