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By Patrick Burnson · October 2, 2014
Average carbon-dioxide emissions for global ocean container transport have declined year on year, and by nearly 8 percent between 2012 and 2013.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 29, 2014
PECO Pallet is investing in technology and aiming at customers further up the supply chain to extend its reach.
By Patrick Burnson · September 25, 2014
Mike Regan, TranzAct Technologies, Inc.’s chief of relationship development, and frequent LM blogger, received the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals’ (CSCMP) 2014 Distinguished Service Award this week.
By Jeff Berman · September 19, 2014
While it feels somewhat hard to fathom, the stage is set for the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 19, 2014
In a fundamentally changed world, your approach to strategy, and your supply chain, must also change. Andrew Winston, author of The Big Pivot, discusses how business can profit from this fundamental change.
By Jeff Berman · September 18, 2014
As e-commerce continues to take a bigger piece of the holiday package delivery pie, it stands to reason that companies need to be proactive and prepared in order to deliver premium service during the busiest time of year, which is rapidly approaching. And that is exactly what transportation giants UPS and FedEx are doing this year. How are they doing it exactly? The primary step they are taking is to up their numbers of seasonal staffers.
By Patrick Burnson · September 18, 2014
A recent hearing of the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation suggests that the U.S. Merchant Marine industry may be poised for a major comeback.
By Patrick Burnson · September 17, 2014
The World Shipping Council (WSC) released an update to its survey and estimate of containers lost at sea.
By Josh Bond · September 17, 2014
How to identify and reduce the six types of waste common to every battery room.
By Patrick Burnson · September 12, 2014
The Nicaragua Canal will be three times the length of the Panama Canal, crossing the major Lago de Nicaragua, one of the largest freshwater reservoirs in the region.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 12, 2014
After years of being second place, materials handling and engineering are becoming first choice careers for some. Here’s why.
By Jason Gryszkowiec, managing director, retail and direct fulfillment, St. Onge Co. · September 11, 2014
As direct fulfillment volume grows, small adjustments can prevent bottlenecks and postpone large investments.
By Patrick Burnson · September 9, 2014
Logistics managers should brace themselves for tougher negotiations in 2015
By Bob Trebilcock · September 9, 2014
Economist Mark Zandi says the worst is behind us, accelerating growth is ahead
By Bob Trebilcock · September 9, 2014
Think global and think automation

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