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By Jeff Berman · August 14, 2013
In a continued effort to improve service and maintain an efficient network through the Midwest, UPS Freight, the less-than-truckload (LTL) subsidiary of transportation and logistics bellwether UPS, opened up a second facility in Indianapolis, Ind. on Monday.
By LM Staff · August 14, 2013
Various media outlets are reporting that a UPS cargo plane crashed in a field while attempting to land at the Birmingham, Alabama airport around 6 a.m. ET today.
By Jeff Berman · August 14, 2013
Multimodal transportation software provider Kewill said this week that it has inked a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Four Soft, a developer and marketer of logistics solutions for logistics services providers, manufacturers, and retailers.
By LM Staff · August 14, 2013
Diesel prices are down for the second straight week, falling 1.3 cents to $3.896 per gallon, according to the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration.
By Jeff Berman · August 13, 2013
The monthly Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Hackett Associates released today is calling for import volume at United States major retail container ports to rise 1.7 percent annually in August.
By Jeff Berman · August 13, 2013
As has been the case over the last four months, retail sales have shown growth albeit not at startling rates. That was the case again for July retail sales in data released by the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation today.
By Jeff Berman · August 13, 2013
Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently caught up with CEVA CEO Marv Schlanger about the company’s year-to-date performance and its growth prospects, among other topics.
By Patrick Burnson · August 12, 2013
Major shippers still focus on speed-to-market and eliminating waste in the supply chain,” said Foster Finley, managing director at AlixPartners and head of its Logistics & Distribution Practice
By Jeff Berman · August 12, 2013
The four United States-based Class I railroads received good news late last week, when the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit dismissed a June 2012 decision by a U.S. District judge in the District of Columbia that maintained Burlington Northern Santa Fe, Union Pacific, Norfolk Southern, and CSX worked together—or colluded—on fuel surcharges assessed to shippers.
By Josh Bond · August 12, 2013
Shipments down by 10.8% when compared to June 2012.
By Jeff Berman · August 12, 2013
Last week, Rotunda Capital Partners, a middle market private equity firm, announced it sold off global logistics services provider Worldwide Express to an investment group, which included a significant investment from Worldwide’s management team.
By Jeff Berman · August 9, 2013
Knoxville, Tenn.-based TrakLok, a company focusing on security systems for the radiological/nuclear, chemical, electronics, and pharmaceutical industries, recently rolled out upgrades to its flagship GeoLok offering.
By George Kokoris · August 8, 2013
Customers today are more demanding than ever. This poses challenges as well as opportunities. If discrete manufacturers aren’t up to the challenge, they will face a customer that demands more visibility, more collaboration, quicker lead times and higher quality products with no ability to deliver on these new requirements.
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By George Kokoris · August 8, 2013
Businesses today have to get more out of their existing operation. Any changes made need to be right the first time and cost-effective. The pressures are greater still if extending the warehouse or building a new one.
By John D. Schulz · August 7, 2013
YRC Worldwide, the largest Teamsters-covered LTL carrier, continued its financial improvement in the second quarter.

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