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Filed in October 2012

Monday, October 01, 2012

The big-box retailer’s flexible logistics model has enabled an innovative store remodel strategy—and helped cut price per shipment by just over 30 percent in its first year in service.
Posted on 10/01 at 10:00 PM
FeaturesTruckingTruckloadOctober 2012TransportationLTLTLLess-Than-TruckloadBest BuyPermalink


PART I: Three industry thought-leaders discuss the mounting challenges facing today’s global transportation managers.
Posted on 10/01 at 09:00 PM
FeaturesTransportation TrendsGlobal LogisticsOctober 2012TransportationPermalink


Part II: Intermodal network agility makes a play to improve supply chain resiliency
Posted on 10/01 at 08:46 PM
FeaturesTransportation TrendsGlobal TradeOctober 2012TransportationPermalink


Buoyed by emerging market growth, demand for add-on functionalities, and its certain move to the cloud, the warehouse management systems market is posting double-digit growth. But is this just a post-recession bounce?

As the nation’s export manufacturing sector becomes more viable, U.S. shippers are quickly finding themselves more reliant on freight intermediaries as they aim to take advantage of new global opportunities.

Fleet management software is evolving from a tool to track truck maintenance to a platform to drive deeper process improvements.

Renewed market discipline has helped the world’s leading ocean carriers to restore rates while delivering on enhanced service. Could this be the “turnaround year” on the high seas?
Posted on 10/01 at 05:04 PM
Special ReportsOcean FreightOctober 2012TransportationPermalink


We examine how warehouse and distribution center design and operations have evolved to play a critical role in meeting overall business objectives in today’s multi-channel world.

Multi-channel selling has revolutionized the retail industry—and I’m not sure if you can find anyone in the market who would argue that statement.
Posted on 10/01 at 10:00 AM
ColumnsViewpointOctober 2012TransportationPermalink


The U.S. railroad industry, consisting of over 600 large and small service providers, has successfully engineered itself into a viable and largely profitable segment of the nation’s logistics marketplace.
Posted on 10/01 at 09:00 AM
ColumnsOctober 2012Rail FreightTransportationPermalink



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