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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Logistics Management recently caught up with Cindy Miller to discuss her new role at UPS as president of the company's global freight forwarding group and the global freight forwarding sector.
Posted on 04/12 at 12:11 PM
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Taking the lead from its previous edition, trucking conditions continued to be soft over all in the early stages of 2016, according to the Trucking Conditions Index (TCI) report from freight transportation forecasting firm FTR.
Posted on 04/12 at 09:38 AM
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This marks the sixth consecutive week the average price has topped the $2 per gallon mark, going back to the week of March 7 when it was at $2.021. During that period, it has risen a cumulative 10.2 cents.
Posted on 04/12 at 08:48 AM
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Monday, April 11, 2016

The 2M Alliance - composed of Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Co. - recently announced the launch of a new service, the "Lone Star Express,” between Asia and the United States Gulf and East Coasts which includes a weekly rotation at Port or Miami.
Posted on 04/11 at 04:28 PM
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The proposed nearly $30 billion merger of Class I railroad heavyweights Canadian Pacific (CP) and Norfolk Southern (NS) has come to an end despite myriad repeated overtures by the former. That was the word from Calgary-based CP, with the company saying today it has officially terminated its efforts to merge with CP, coupled with withdrawing a resolution in which it had asked NS shareholders to vote in favor of good-faith negotiations between the railroads and stating that it will not make any further financial offers or overtures to meet with the NS board of directors.
Posted on 04/11 at 10:35 AM
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WMS makes its case in a waveless world
Posted on 04/11 at 09:24 AM
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YRC Freight, the nation’s third-largest LTL carrier with over $3 billion in revenue, is upping the ante in the time-definite market. With the introduction of its “Accelerated” shipping option, YRC says it is cutting transit times by up to one or two days from its standard service.
Posted on 04/11 at 09:13 AM
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Being able to identify and remove waste within a facility’s process is what separates today’s DC professional from their competition.

As e-commerce delivery pressures continue to dramatically alter the service landscape, our panelists offer practical advice for how shippers can re-adjust their packaging and better understand carrier needs—as well as their own.
Posted on 04/11 at 08:35 AM
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Friday, April 08, 2016

United States-bound import volumes appear to be taking steps to more normalized seasonal patterns, according to the most recent edition of the Port Tracker report issued today by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and maritime consultancy Hackett Associates.
Posted on 04/08 at 12:08 PM
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