Thursday, April 28, 2016
Trucking CEO's speak out on how regulations affect productivity at NASSTRAC Shippers Conference and Transportation Expo in Orlando this week.
Quarterly revenue was up 3.2 percent annually at $14.4 billion, with earnings per share up 13 percent at $1.27 for the fifth straight month of UPS growth (ahead of Wall Street expectations of $1.22 per share), as well as setting a new record for the first quarter.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
In the wildly unstable ocean cargo carrier arena, it appears that the CKYHE Alliance is going to remain in place…for the time being.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Another mobile phone app has been developed to get truckers out of line at the Port of Oakland. The difference this time: it’s the brainchild of a harbor driver.
Clarksons Research is reminding logistics managers that container shipping is 60 years old this week.
Recent data based on reader feedback from 183 respondents in a Logistics Management survey bears out the still-intact high inventory levels as well, with 56.8 percent of respondents noting how their companies are still dealing with high or excess inventories, while 43.2 percent of respondents indicate they are not.
Posted on 04/26 at 12:58 AM
Monday, April 25, 2016
Self-learning or "machine-learning" systems – is one of 26 key developments highlighted in DHL's 2016 Logistics Trend Radar
Analysts for Datamyne are telling logistics managers to add climate change to the factors that shape global trade.
Posted on 04/25 at 07:54 AM
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In a behind-the-scenes split that highlights the divergent interests between truckload carriers and the less-than-truckload (LTL) industry, the Truckload Carriers Association has officially split from the larger American Trucking Associations’ official policy position on truck sizes and weights.