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Thursday, September 01, 2011

Freight traffic in Europe is steadily growing, and most of its ports, air carriers, and third party logistics providers are making investments in infrastructure and networks to cope with today’s new challenges and increase their safety and environmental standards.
Posted on 09/01 at 04:55 PM
Global LogisticsSeptember 2011European UnionPermalink


By continually working to expand its 3PL relationship, this fast-growing manufacturer has been able to concentrate on the bigger picture—expanding into new markets, launching new products, gaining efficiencies in its operations, and reducing manufacturing and labor costs.

The nebulous term gets thrown around quite a bit in logistics and supply chain circles, but what does it mean, how is it achieved, and what benefit does it bring to your logistics operations?
Posted on 09/01 at 04:19 PM
FeaturesMobileSeptember 2011Supply Chain Management TechnologyPermalink


Labor savings within the four walls of the warehouse/DC is no longer the primary driver behind choosing a highly automated system. Today, materials handling automation solutions represent a broader supply chain play that improves inventory replenishment, advances piece picking, and cuts transportation costs.
Posted on 09/01 at 03:58 PM
FeaturesWarehouse and DCSeptember 2011Warehouse & DCPermalink


While manufacturing may be experiencing a bit of a slowdown, the overall numbers in the August edition of the Institute for Supply Management’s Manufacturing (ISM) Report on Business still point to growth.

According to the report, the U.S. logistics market had 32.7 million square feet absorbed, which Grubb & Ellis pointed out is a level that has not been reached since 2007. Of that 32.7 million square feet, it was more heavily weighted towards the second quarter, which had a quarterly net absorption of 18.1 million square feet.
Posted on 09/01 at 12:55 PM
News3PLContainerLogisticsGrubb & EllisPermalink


Seaports are essential to economic prosperity, and federal funding pays dividends for our country
Posted on 09/01 at 09:32 AM
BlogsOcean FreightGlobal TradeOcean CargoPermalink


Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Some of the world’s biggest importers and exporters announced that is has engaged Maersk Line in response to the ocean carrier’s recently announced “Manifesto”
Posted on 08/31 at 04:09 PM
NewsOcean FreightGlobal TradeOcean CargoPermalink


A new agreement between global supply chain groups may boost world class procurement and supply management training in Asia-Pacific region and beyond
Posted on 08/31 at 02:18 PM
NewsGlobal LogisticsGlobalGlobal TradePermalink


With federal transportation funding slated to expire on September 30, President Barack Obama today pointed out the perils of that scenario if that comes to fruition.
Posted on 08/31 at 12:10 PM
NewsTransportationTransportation InfrastructureSAFETEA-LUObamaPermalink



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