Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


All Entries

Friday, July 16, 2010

Con-way Truckload, a subsidiary of transportation and logistics services provider Con-way, said this week it has introduced a new offering for shippers to better utilize trailer space, as well as better effectively secure freight to prevent shipment damage.
Posted on 07/16 at 10:07 AM
NewsTruckloadLTLCon-wayTrailersLess-Than-TruckloadPermalink


Penske Truck Leasing, a subsidiary of global transportation services provider Penske Corporation, said this week it has opened up a new facility in Tijuana, Mexico.
Posted on 07/16 at 09:18 AM
NewsTruckingLogisticsMexicoPenskePermalink


Railroad volumes for the week ending July 10 were down year-over-year and compared to 2008, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR).
Posted on 07/16 at 08:43 AM
NewsRailroadRail FreightIntermodalAARJ.B. HuntCarloadAssociation of American RailroadsPermalink


Thursday, July 15, 2010

Even though year-over-year comparisons were relatively easy, June volumes at the Ports of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB) turned in strong performances.
Posted on 07/15 at 09:27 AM
NewsOcean FreightPort of Los AngelesPort of Long BeachTradeTEUPermalink


By now, most readers have already digested the top line data from the 21st Annual State of Logistics Report (SoL) that was officially released back on June 9. And if for some reason you missed the news, I’ll cut to the chase.
Posted on 07/15 at 08:10 AM
Permalink


Port authorities contend that without a method of enforcement, supply chain security has little chance of truly enhancing safety. Here’s a closer look at the different paths U.S. ports are taking in route to establishing standards and adhering to new regulation mandates.
Posted on 07/15 at 08:00 AM
PortsSafetyRegulationsPermalink


Our technology correspondent examines where RFID and wireless communications currently stand as logistics and supply chain management enablers and then defines the remaining barriers to adoption. Just how far are we from real-time visibility?
Posted on 07/15 at 08:00 AM
RFIDWirelessPermalink


The cost of the U.S. business logistics system declined 18.2 percent in 2009—the largest drop in the history of the State of Logistics Report. But as the economy slowly improves, shippers will need to be more cautious and tactical as they face increasing volumes, tight capacity, and higher rates.
Posted on 07/15 at 08:00 AM
LogisticsPermalink


While the extent of the recovery remains uncertain, shippers will continue to be hit with rate increases across all modes.
Posted on 07/15 at 07:59 AM
Permalink


The market for Class 8 vehicles continues to show sustained strength, according to recent data from ACT Research, a provider of data and analysis for trucks and other commercial vehicles.
Posted on 07/15 at 07:11 AM
NewsTruckingTruckloadLTLFreight RatesPermalink



Page 431 of 454 pages ‹ First  < 429 430 431 432 433 >  Last ›


© Copyright 2013 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA