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Tuesday, July 01, 2014

While not all proposed global cargo security solutions have been practical or enforceable, our analysts suggest that there are a few fundamentals every global shipper needs to accept. Here’s how cargo stakeholders are working in unison to gain clarity.
Posted on 07/01 at 07:00 PM
FeaturesGlobal LogisticsGlobal LogisticsJuly 2014Cargo SecurityPermalink


One of the best ways for logistics professionals to start chipping away at labor costs while achieving productivity gains inside the four walls is by setting up labor standards. Here are six surefire ways to start doing this today.
Posted on 07/01 at 06:00 PM
FeaturesJuly 2014Warehouse & DC ManagementLabor ManagementPermalink


Sunday, June 01, 2014

Through record-high investments and a keen focus on service, rail and intermodal providers are still delivering on their service promise to shippers—and doing it with improved efficiency. Our panel of top analysts takes a deep dive into what railroads are doing to stay lean and powerful during these still uncertain times.
Posted on 06/01 at 09:00 PM
FeaturesTransportation TrendsJune 2014IntermodalRail FreightRailroad ShippingPermalink


The rise of e-commerce, more frequent promotions, and competitive service-level agreements are creating more peak periods than ever in the DC. Here’s a look at five strategies companies are using to handle peak demand.

Trade volumes between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico are massive and growing due in no small part to the fact that manufacturers now treat the continent as one seamless market for production and distribution. Our panelists offer insight into the bright outlook for hemispheric trade.
Posted on 06/01 at 06:00 PM
FeaturesGlobal LogisticsCustoms & RegulationsJune 2014Cross-BorderPermalink


The RFID market is showing signs of steady growth as companies work to achieve a meaningful return on investment in specific areas of given processes.

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The supply chain technology market is evolving toward platforms and equipment that optimize end-to-end processes. Four top technology analysts offer their unique insight into how the convergence of automation, data, and labor is moving us toward this utopian vision.

Best-in-class private fleets are utilizing a blend of technologies and services that are tailored to mitigate costs. Here’s how some of the most modern private fleets are being managed in the new era of tightening capacity and tougher regulation.
Posted on 05/01 at 08:00 PM
FeaturesTransportation TrendsTruckingMay 2014Private FleetsPermalink


While many logistics professionals took a “wait and see” attitude toward labor management systems (LMS), today they’re hearing stories about significant productivity gains in exchange for a fairly low-cost software solution.
Posted on 05/01 at 07:00 PM
FeaturesMay 2014Supply Chain TechnologySupply Chain SoftwareLabor ManagementLMSPermalink


WMS lags behind other categories in cloud adoption, but is poised for growth as solutions scale up to meet the needs of larger sites.


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