This Week in Logistics News (February 18-22, 2019)

Talking Logistics

As I struggle to put on my ski boots, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week, starting with a $1 billion investment in a logistics startup. This Week in News Amazon ATA Truck Tonnage Index cargo theft Cass Freight Index Flexport tariffs Walmart

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This Week in Logistics News (March 25-29, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Speaking of learning, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Will Truckers Trade Futures? The post This Week in Logistics News (March 25-29, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

This Week in Logistics News (February 25 – March 1, 2019)

Talking Logistics

So, while I plot my next move, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week. Robinson Acquires The Space Cargo Group to Expand Global Presence Transplace Partners with Noodle.ai I’m driving around with one headlight.

This Week in Logistics News (March 4-8, 2019)

Talking Logistics

And with that, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Walmart Toughens Delivery Demands for Suppliers (WSJ – sub. P&G and Wayfair: More Shippers Taking Direct Control of Logistics Operations.

This Week in Logistics News (February 4-8, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week. req’d) Walmart taking over operations at Inland distribution centers [operated by Schneider Logistics] (The Press-Enterprise). Stating the Obvious: Amazon Competes in Transportation and Logistics Services.

Digital Freight in 2019: The Next Chapter

Freightos

In 2019, digital freight isn’t a vision; it’s a reality. So today, we’re going to dive into the vector that digital freight has followed, charting out the journey so far, highlighting the gaps (which are substantial), and projecting where 2019 will lead us.

Marks and Spencer announced as guest speaker of EV Cargo’s packaging conference

Adjuno

EV Cargo Technology, one of the UK’s leading providers of supply chain management software, is pleased to announce the EV Cargo Packaging Conference on Thursday 5th September 2019 at the Palletforce Hub of Innovation in Burton-on-Trent.

The Best Supply Chain Conferences of 2019

Cerasis

Although dozens of conferences exist around the globe, warehouse managers should consider going to one of the best supply chain conferences of 2019 (plus MODEX, which is held in even-numbered years and occurs in 2020).

Transportation TIP List: Week of June 30th, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of June 30 th , 2019. This week’s TIP List includes stories about increased cargo thefts during the Independence Day holiday and some of the ways that Chinese exporters are avoiding American tariffs.

Adjuno Joins Ev Cargo, The Largest Privately-owned Logistics Business In The Uk

Adjuno

Adjuno is one of six EmergeVest-backed companies forming EV Cargo. EV Cargo is a £850 million business focused on intersection of logistics and technology. Cargo-centric model delivers mission-critical supply chain services.

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Alliances, Carriers and Logistics!

Supply Chain Game Changer

However, today the container business seems to be more logistical than purely shipping. With container ships jumping from 5,000 TEU Panamax to 23,000 TEU Mega jumbos, carriers need huge amounts of cargo to fill these ships – and that’s only possible with cooperative vessel-sharing agreements.

The State of Supply Chain in 2019

Repl Group

At a time when nothing stands still for very long, we take a look at the state of supply chain management and logistics through the lens of three major trends to help you prepare for the future. euros in 2019. The post The State of Supply Chain in 2019 appeared first on REPL Group.

Transportation TIP List: Week of June 30th, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of June 30 th , 2019. This week’s TIP List includes stories about increased cargo thefts during the Independence Day holiday and some of the ways that Chinese exporters are avoiding American tariffs. Cargo Theft Firms Warns Against Increased Theft Activity During July 4 Holiday : As Independence Day approaches, truck drivers are being warned of increased cargo theft activity.

Transportation TIP List: Week of February 17th, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of February 17 th , 2019. Cargo Thefts Down 19% in 2018 : According to a report from cargo theft recording firm SensiGuard , cargo thefts across the U.S. The firm recorded a total of 592 cargo thefts in the U.S.

Transportation TIP List: Week of February 3rd, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of February 3 rd , 2019. factories rose in January from a two-year low as measures of new orders and production snapped back following steep declines the prior month, indicating a more stable outlook for manufacturing at the start of 2019.

26 logistics professionals reveal the biggest trends in logistics technology

6 River Systems

Logistics can be traced all the way back to the Greek and Roman empires , but it’s undergone several major transformations as new technologies provide opportunities to more efficiently manage the movement and storage of goods. ” Meet Our Panel of Logistics Pros: Brian Jessup.

Logistics Trends to Watch!

Supply Chain Game Changer

6 Major Delivery Logistics Trends! As the logistics industry, and the broader business world, looks to 2019, it’s time to explore what the next year will bring to logistics. After reviewing several industry sources most Logistics professionals are in agreement with all of these trends. Big Data And Blockchain Technology Will Revolutionize Logistics. The mass adoption of big data will be a game-changer in logistics. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Seeking Logistics Perfection

Enterra Insights

Logistics professionals could adopt that statement as their motto. Half-a-decade ago, Apptricity analysts wrote, “In the world of supply chain and logistics management, perfection remains an elusive goal. ”[1] Between then and now, logistics has become a focal point in today’s e-commerce environment; but, the perfect order remains the elusive ideal. “Logistics companies cannot afford not to be innovative,” he explains.

This Week in Logistics News (May 6-10, 2019)

Talking Logistics

— Before I head out, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: The US just raised tariffs on Chinese goods. The post This Week in Logistics News (May 6-10, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Transportation TIP List: Week of April 21st, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of April 21 st , 2019. Logistics Market : The availability rate for U.S. The post Transportation TIP List: Week of April 21st, 2019 appeared first on.

This Week in Logistics News (April 15-19, 2019)

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This week’s supply chain and logistics news was dominated by investment news, including Sumeru Equity Partners’ investment in 3Gtms (a Talking Logistics sponsor). Logistics Market (WSJ – sub. It’s Good Friday and the beginning of Passover, so I’ll keep it short today.

Transportation TIP List: Week of April 7th, 2019

Transplace

Transportation TIP List: Week of April 7 th , 2019. Recent threats from Donald Trump to “close” the border means Mexican companies are rushing to get cargo into the U.S., The post Transportation TIP List: Week of April 7th, 2019 appeared first on.

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This Week in Logistics News (February 11-15, 2019)

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Billion Deal for Ceva Logistics (WSJ – sub. NEMF Files for Bankruptcy, XPO Warns on 2019: Is the Party in Transportation and Logistics Ending? While 2018 was a banner year for most transportation and logistics companies, this year might prove to be a little less festive.

Pharma Market Remains Attractive But Can it Save the Air Cargo Market?

Logistics Trends and Insights

As the air cargo market continues to experience downward pressures, carriers, airports, and air freight forwarders are once again turning towards niche industry solutions to help not only jumpstart declining volumes but also revenues. Air Cargo air freight Europe Pharmaceuticals Air freight

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Top Logistics & Supply Chain Blogs We Followed in 2018 & Suggest You Follow in 2019

Shipchain

We follow an exhaustive list of supply chain and logistics blogs to make this possible. If you want to start learning, we suggest you check out these top logistics and supply chain blogs. Top Logistics and Supply Chain Blogs We Love. Cerasis is another leader in the world of supply chain and logistics. The More Than Shipping blog is a comprehensive resource for shipping trends, supply chain planning, project and specialized cargo and more. Logistics Management.

Air Cargo’s Digital Lag And The Airlines Fixing It

Freightos

It’s hardly news that cargo airline digitalization lags. One explanation for the lag is the relative influence of cargo businesses to the airline’s passenger business. Since the cargo division typically makes up just 9% of airline revenues , they are often overlooked for much-needed capital investment. But Chris Bohn, Product Owner Quote & Book at Air France KLM Martinair Cargo, sees a change. Freight Insights General Logistics Technology

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New Savi IoT Sensors Reduce Theft and Diversion of Sensitive Cargo While Supplying and Protecting Troops

Savi

As military missions change, so must the logistics systems and tools used to support the warfighter. Both the hybrid sensor and the encrypted sensor support the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) industry engagement focus to assess and mitigate supply chain risk. The post New Savi IoT Sensors Reduce Theft and Diversion of Sensitive Cargo While Supplying and Protecting Troops appeared first on Savi Technology.

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Ocean Freight Procurement and Going with the Stream

Freightos

Tenders can take BCOs (Beneficial Cargo Owners) three to five months of preparation, but despite this, the fixed price often breaks down during peak season. Global logistics providers have large teams working full-time on nothing else. Remember iPods?

3 Most Common Freight Forwarding Scams (and How to Avoid Them)!

Supply Chain Game Changer

As most transportation of cargo and goods, whether in international waters or air space, involves multiple transit destinations and ports, logistics can be a complicated industry. This agent or company specializes in logistics and organizing shipments in place to transport goods.

Forklift Safety Tips!

Supply Chain Game Changer

It’s also crucial that they always check underneath the forks before lowering their cargo. This prevents heavier cargo from causing the vehicle to tip forward. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Supply Chain Management Distribution Center Forklift safety warehousing

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Logistics Alert: The Gridlock Situation at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Transplace

Logistics Alert: The Gridlock Situation at the U.S.-Mexico Customs and Border Protection (CBP) staff normally assigned to cargo release functions have been re-assigned to support the Border Patrol (approximately 750 officers). The post Logistics Alert: The Gridlock Situation at the U.S.-Mexico

Maritime Industry in Search of Blockchain Orchestrator!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Resolving the Blockchain Paradox in Transportation and Logistics, B.C.G.). Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Supply Chain Management Technology Blockchain Freight Management logistics managementSubscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer.

Maritime and Container Logistics: Who Will be the Catalysts to Drive Total Value Optimization?

Maine Pointe

Mike Notarangeli, is EVP, Logistics at Maine Pointe and a former Executive Director for the Semiconductor Manufacturing Global Council at RosettaNet / GS1 US. Logistics providers, Beneficial Cargo Owners (BCOs), solution providers, and other members of the maritime logistics ecosystem came together to discuss important topics that will affect the industry in the near term and into the future. Logistics Sustainability Supply Chain Performance

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This Week in Logistics News (December 31, 2018 – January 4, 2019)

Talking Logistics

In the meantime, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Amazon serves up 1 billion items through Prime over holidays (The Mercury News) Swamped With Inventory, U.S. Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a fun and relaxing holiday.

What’s the Difference Between a Freight Forwarder and a Customs Broker?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Their main function is to help the business or the shipper of the goods to find a reliable carrier that ship their cargos under the terms negotiated by the forwarder as well. Customs brokers, on other hand, deal with the government and port authorities with jurisdiction over cargo importation.