Taking Risks that Pay Off

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I live just 14 miles from where I grew up, in Richmond, Virginia, and now live in Mechanicsville. However, once Circuit City closed its doors in 2009, I became a stay at home mom for five years.

ScottsMiracle-Gro Improves Distribution System in Sustainability and Customer Service

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in 2009. Since 2009, when ScottsMiracle-Gro began implementing its new distribution model, the Company has reduced the number of miles traveled to ship products to home center customers by approximately one-third. We have improved our order cycle time by one day, and we have also increased our peak shipping capacity in the locations we converted to this model since 2009,” Swihart added. A new 100,000-sq.

Using Big Data to Drive Manufacturing Sales: 3 Big Takeaways from the USMTO Reports


Based in Virginia, AMT was founded in 1902 and specializes in providing targeted business assistance, extensive global support, and business intelligence systems and analysis to its members and industry as a whole. How Can USMTO Reports Help Drive Manufacturing Sales and your Bottom Line?

FMCSA Grants $1 Million to Veterans Who Want to Be Trained as Truck Drivers


The federal government began tackling this problem with the Veterans’ Job Training Act of 1992 , and since then laws like the 2009 amendment to the GI bill have helped returning veterans obtain education for future careers.

How Undersea Cables will Shape Communication


And recently, Facebook and Microsoft announced project “MAREA”, 4,000 miles of underwater cable that will run across the Atlantic ocean, transferring more data between US and Europe by connecting hubs in northern Virginia and Bilbao, Spain.

A Quick Glance Into The Logistics Market - January 2016


railroads three months in a row, which hasn’t happened since November 2009. MARKET: . Gross Domestic Product: The U.S. GDP increased 2.0% in the third quarter of 2015 according to the third preliminary estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis in late December. Source: US BEA). .