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Monday, September 28, 2015
In its comprehensive report, Armstrong & Associates, Inc. (A&A) estimates the total U.S. warehousing market for 2015 will be $141 billion.
Posted on 09/28 at 08:53 AM
Friday, September 25, 2015
While July fell somewhat short of expectations for United States-bound waterborne shipments, data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers, shows that August helped make up for the previous month’s shortfall.
Posted on 09/25 at 11:21 AM
Carloads dropped 5.5 percent annually to 285,320, and intermodal containers and trailers were up 0.6 percent to 281,414.
Posted on 09/25 at 01:16 AM
Growth in brokered freight transportation shipments and total invoice dollars were key themes in the Second Quarter 2015: TIA Benchmarking Report, which was recently issued by the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA).
Posted on 09/25 at 01:04 AM
Thursday, September 24, 2015
While intermodal transportation may not currently be seeing the traction on the domestic side, things are picking up in other areas, most notably on the international side, as well as the ongoing improvements in service levels, said Larry Gross, senior consultant at freight transportation consultancy FTR at this week's Intermodal Expo.
Posted on 09/24 at 12:00 PM
Supply Chain Management Professor John Bell expects globally-sustainable supply chains to take center stage in 2016 and beyond. Is your supply chain ready for the future?
Pitney Bowes announced the results of the 2015 Holiday Shipping Survey, which strongly suggests supply chain managers will be dealing with yet more complexity.
Posted on 09/24 at 09:48 AM
Veteran Supply Chain Expert Larry Lapide, Ph.D., outlines the six major factors that will have significant and uncertain impacts on future supply chains.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Infor, a supply chain and logistics technology services and ERP software provider, said today that its planned acquisition of GT Nexus, a global provider of cloud-based global commerce technology, which was announced last month, has been completed.
Data from a San Diego-based parcel consultancy Shipware LLC showed this week that after raising its fuel surcharge index in February, it will raise it again, effective November 2.
Posted on 09/23 at 12:06 PM
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