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By Jeff Berman · September 6, 2013
Intermodal in August marked the single ever best monthly performance for the mode at 1,031,179 containers and trailers, according to AAR data. This was up 4.4 percent—or 43,398 units—compared to August 2012.
By Jeff Berman · September 6, 2013
The Department of Transportation’s (DOT) TIGER Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) 2013 program received roughly $474 million for 52 transportation projects in 37 states, Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced yesterday.
By Patrick Burnson · September 6, 2013
While Calgary is known principally for its energy sector, the city is rapidly gaining recognition for advantages it offers in the supply chain management arena.
By Jeff Berman · September 6, 2013
The most recent edition of the North Europe Global Port Tracker report produced by maritime consultancy Hackett Associates and the Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics is pointing to a solid end of the year that they say will pave the way for a “sharp rebound” in North Europe next year.
By Jeff Berman · September 5, 2013
The August edition of the Cass Freight Index report showed mixed results in terms of freight expenditures and shipment volume, respectively.
By Jeff Berman · September 5, 2013
While non-manufacturing activity in July had a very strong month, it was followed up by an even better one in August, according to the Institute for Supply Management’s Non-Manufacturing Report on Business.
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By George Kokoris · September 5, 2013
By integrating a supply chain visibility solution with your import compliance program, you will have the tools needed to collect, organize and report the key data elements to ensure optimal supply chain performance, and comply with regulations such as the Importer Security Filing (ISF).
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By George Kokoris · September 5, 2013
When it comes to world-class transportation and logistics management, companies must strive to deliver on two critical mandates: containing costs and sustaining service.
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By George Kokoris · September 5, 2013
Maybe less than you think. If it's been awhile since you last reviewed it, your FAK could be costing you extra.
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By George Kokoris · September 5, 2013
The key is breaking down barriers across today’s segmented supply chains
By Patrick Burnson · September 5, 2013
It has been nearly three months since floodwaters devastated several communities around southern Alberta in one of the largest natural disasters to ever hit the province
By Jeff Berman · September 5, 2013
Transportation and logistics bellwether UPS said this week it plans to purchase the assets and operations of Costa Rica-based companies Union Pak de Costa Rica S.A., a small package delivery company, and SEISA Brokerage, a freight brokerage services provider.
By Patrick Burnson · September 4, 2013
Although a recent Securities and Exchange Commission ruling requires publicly traded companies must disclose the origins of conflict minerals contained in their products by May 2014, many supply chain managers may fail to meet the deadline.
By Patrick Burnson · September 4, 2013
With the triennial ICAO Global Assembly convening in Montreal later this month, the International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) is placing a new emphasis on its strong support for a global solution to aviation emissions.
By Jeff Berman · September 4, 2013
In a letter addressed to Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx last week, 51 Republican members of the House of Representatives expressed their concern regarding the motor carrier Hours of Service (HOS) final rule, which took effect on July 1.

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