Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The average price per gallon of diesel gasoline snapped a ten-week stretch of declines, rising 2.1 cents to $3.866 per gallon this week, according to the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Posted on 05/14 at 09:14 AM
Monday, May 13, 2013
While retail sales were up in April, the growth rate was less than impressive based on data released today by the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation (NRF).
As the Port of Los Angeles hosted the 28th World Ports Conference of the International Association of Ports and Harbors last week, a crucial vote was being cast to determine its logistical future.
Posted on 05/13 at 09:14 AM
Ocean Cargo •
In this exclusive webcast, we share the details of Peerless Research Group’s (PRG) 2013 Software Users Survey, an annual study designed to capture readers’ experiences, plans, and apprehensions surrounding materials handling software.
Posted on 05/13 at 08:35 AM
Friday, May 10, 2013
Following a $1.3 billion net loss in the fiscal first quarter, the USPS said its second quarter net loss was $1.9 billion. These losses follow a fiscal year 2012 loss of $15.9 billion.
Posted on 05/10 at 11:19 AM
Freight transportation consultancy says that continued moderate growth in conjunction with HOS and other regulations, will cause trucking rates to firm up in the coming months and improve carrier profitability.
Posted on 05/10 at 09:29 AM
FTR Associates •
CEVA CEO Marv Schlanger said that his company's recapitalization will make for a stronger balance sheet for CEVA, which will enable the company to grow faster and better compete in the logistics and supply chain marketplace.
Posted on 05/10 at 06:45 AM
Global Logistics •
Carload volume—at 283,916—was up 2.8 percent annually, and intermodal—at 245,678 trailers and containers—was up 2.8 percent.
Posted on 05/10 at 06:28 AM
Thursday, May 09, 2013
ABF says it is focused on its ongoing labor negotiations and other strategic and operational initiatives and that a transaction with YRC is not appropriate at this time.