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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Commerce reported that November retail sales at $449.3 billion were up 0.7 percent compared to October and up 5.1 percent compared to November 2013, and the NRF said that November retail sales, which exclude automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 0.6 percent seasonally-adjusted month-to-month over October and increased 3.2 percent annually on an unadjusted basis.
Posted on 12/11 at 11:15 AM
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Full service 3PL and non asset-based 3PL services provider Pilot Freight Services recently announced it will open new stations on Mexico City, Mexico and Vancouver, British Columbia during the first quarter of 2015.
Posted on 12/11 at 10:13 AM
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For October, the most recent month for which data is available, the Freight TSI hit 121.8, topping September’s 121.4, which was downwardly revised from 121.5.
Posted on 12/11 at 09:31 AM
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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

A one-year suspension of certain components of the federal motor carriers hours-of-service (HOS) rule was included as part of a $1.1 trillion fiscal year 2015 appropriations bill introduced yesterday by the House of Representatives.
Posted on 12/10 at 02:20 PM
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Slight sequential decreases and decent annual increases were evident in the November edition of the Cass Freight Index report from Cass Information Systems r
Posted on 12/10 at 12:44 PM
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Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Growth firmly remains in the cards for both the manufacturing and non-manufacturing sectors in 2015. That was the main takeaway from the December 2014 Semiannual Economic Forecast from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), which, in many ways, picked up where its companion Spring 2014 report published last April left off.
Posted on 12/09 at 03:14 PM
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Join Michael Levans, Group Editorial Director and industry experts from LeanLogistics as they discuss the critical role of visibility to dynamic supply chains. They'll share case study examples highlighting the challenges, solutions, and results that transportation professionals in all roles can learn from.
Posted on 12/09 at 12:45 PM
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Company officials said that Panjiva is accessing this data through a strategic partnership with JML International, a provider of Mexican Custom Statistics, which will enable Panjiva to offer its customers details on all shipments to and from Mexico via all types of transport, and also provide insight on more than 500,000 new suppliers and 200,000 new buyers.
Posted on 12/09 at 10:44 AM
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The Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) reporting that the average price per gallon of diesel fell 7 cents to $3.535 for its steepest decline since the week of October 29, 2012, when it saw an 8.6 cent drop. What’s more, the average price per gallon is at its lowest level since the week of February 14, 2011, when it was at $3.534 per gallon.
Posted on 12/09 at 09:37 AM
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Deal designed to provide supply chain control tower to drive transformation in the manufacturing, life sciences, CPG and retail industries.
Posted on 12/09 at 08:35 AM
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