Tuesday, August 21, 2012
The ATA reported that seasonally-adjusted (SA) truck tonnage in July—at 118.8 (2000=100)—was flat compared to June, which was up 1.2 percent compared to May, representing the largest month-to-month increase in 2012 year-to-date. SA tonnage was down 1.0 percent in May.
The performance of cyber sales in the second quarter is stellar compared to the poor showing of the brick-and-mortar stores.
Posted on 08/21 at 01:35 PM
The majority of U.S. industrial manufacturers who were surveyed remain optimistic regarding prospects for the U.S. economy, but sentiment about the global economic outlook continues to weaken, according to the Q2 2012 Manufacturing Barometer recently released by PwC U.S.
A partnership to promote imports and re-exports of apparel and fashion between Asia, the Colon Free Zone and Latin American destinations was signed by the Panamanian company Exclusive Brands Logistics Corp. and Damco Panama.
Deutsche Post DHL to Further Expand China and Asia-Pacific Footprint
A report submitted to Congress by the Federal Railroad Administration earlier this month stated that there are still many obstacles to implementing Positive Train Control systems for U.S. railroads.
The price per gallon hit $4.026, driven by a 6.1 cent weekly gain, with prices rising a cumulative 31.7 cents over the last seven weeks.
Posted on 08/21 at 08:26 AM
Diesel Prices •
Monday, August 20, 2012
Software provider to embed mobility across its solution footprint.
Thursday, August 16, 2012
Joining us for the third and final part of our exclusive market intelligence report is Peter Friedmann, Executive Director Agriculture Transportation Coalition
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
With industry-wide uncertainty, organizations are forced to quickly and cost-effectively expand their capacity to adapt to seasonal, promotional, or economic variances. But what are the best techniques in which to do so?