Transportation Network Modeling: A Powerful Tool in Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategy

Talking Logistics

The USA says it intends to reduce emissions by 26-28 percent below its 2005 level by 2025 , trying hard for the upper limit. Outside of the Paris Agreement, the European Union (EU) has a goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions from transport by around 60 percent below 1990 levels by 2050. Cost reductions sometimes go hand-in-hand with GHG reductions, but some measures could increase transport costs.

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Shipwell: Reducing food waste one on-time shipment at a time

The Supply Chain Journal

Wastes the costs and emissions of food-related labor and transportation. At just 5 years old, Shipwell has the youngest transportation management system (TMS) to make its way into the Gartner Magic Quadrant for TMS, Traff said. Prologis: 2025 sustainability goals largely on track.

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Bayer Crop Science’s Next Wave of Logistics and Distribution Transformation

BlueYonder

These are the four capabilities for Bayer to achieved globally by 2025. We’ve also defined three stages and set up projects to attain these new capabilities: Starting five years ago, we implemented Blue Yonder’s transportation management solution (TMS).

Digitized Trucking: Turning The Logistics Value Chain Upside Down

GlobalTranz

Imagine that you own a truck and you receive an order from a soft drink manufacturer in Missouri to transport around 5000 kilograms of freight. The truck, after dropping off 2000 kilograms in New York, will be left with empty space that can be filled up if we could somehow find out if someone needs around 2000 kilograms of freight cargo to be transported from New York to Atlanta on the same day. By 2025, 63.5 Freight Technology Transportation

Big Tech and Auto Battle for the World’s Cobalt Resources

Elementum

million metric tons (or 60% of the world’s supply). million metric tons. Cobalt demand will exceed supply by 42% in 2025 and 170% in 2030. Supply chain is not just about the procurement and transportation of goods from source to consumer. In 2006, lithium-ion batteries consumed only 20% of the global cobalt supply. Ten years later, that number has more than doubled.

UPS sets sights on 30% sustainable aviation fuel by 2035

The Supply Chain Journal

As demands for e-commerce and home delivery continue to rise, emissions per package can be a useful metric. UPS also has 2025 goals to reach 25% renewable electricity in facilities and 40% alternative fuels in ground operations. UPS Inc.

Warehouse Management Software – A Blueprint for Warehouse Excellence & Inventory Management

ThroughPut

The Software is usually used alongside or integrated with a Transportation Management System or an Inventory Management System. by the end of 2025. Easy-to-follow metrics. As much as data is important, it is also critical to have a good understanding of your metrics.

How Data Drives Corporate Sustainability

EHS Sustainability Knowledge at Work

For example, the collection of data from physical components (such as fires, droughts, rain and earthquakes) and data on social components (such as light intensity per household, telephone calls, social networks activity, use of transport) can help private and public sector organisations work together to avoid geopolitical conflicts, and better understand human behaviour in the event of a natural catastrophe.

Supply Chain and Sales alignment increase responsiveness

Alloy

As Scott says in the podcast, a lot of companies are accelerating technology deployments to try to keep up, such that things they were thinking about implementing in 2025 are rolling out now.

Big Tech and Auto Battle for the World’s Cobalt Resources

Elementum

million metric tons (or 60% of the world’s supply). million metric tons. Cobalt demand will exceed supply by 42% in 2025 and 170% in 2030. Supply chain is not just about the procurement and transportation of goods from source to consumer. In 2006, lithium-ion batteries consumed only 20% of the global cobalt supply. Ten years later, that number has more than doubled.

New IMO 2020 Regulations Help Reduce Marine Sulphur Emissions

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Ocean shipping , an efficient and cost-effective means for transporting international goods, accounts for more than 80% of global trade. million metric tons annually. Global Forwarding Global Transportation Ocean Shipping

Warehouse Management Software – A Blueprint for Warehouse Excellence & Inventory Management

ThroughPut

The Software is usually used alongside or integrated with a Transportation Management System or an Inventory Management System. by the end of 2025. By implementing key performance metrics and tracking performance over time using the WMS capabilities, inventory management can be easily improved over a period of time. Easy-to-follow metrics. As much as data is important, it is also critical to have a good understanding of your metrics.

Transmission: Electric delivery trucks from Volvo, Lion get ready to roll in California and Canada

The Supply Chain Journal

The three-year, $90 million project is expected to reduce annual diesel fuel use among the participants by 207,000 gallons, which translates into estimated reductions of 3,020 metric tons of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions each year. It’s a good day to breathe a bit easier.

California to require electric vehicles for most Lyft, Uber drivers

The Supply Chain Journal

The drive to electrify the nation’s rideshare and on-demand delivery companies took a step forward on Thursday when the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved a vehicle electrification plan for transportation network companies (TNCs).

Top 25 Supply Chains of 2018

Material Handling and Logistics

The rankings are based on a composite score based on the opinions of Gartner’s analysts; a group of peer voters (mostly supply chain practitioners, professionals and experts; in the interests of full disclosure, I myself am part of the peer panel); some metrics, including return on assets, inventory growth and revenue growth; and a corporate social responsibility (CSR) component score. So the CSR score too is more of a popularity contest than a consistent metric.

Trends and Predictions 2020: Smart Cities

Enterra Insights

The other five systems are: business; transport; communication; water; and energy. Traditional transportation systems like trams, subways, buses, and taxis are facing new competition by services such as Uber and Lyft and other micro-mobility platforms (i.e., Veronica Combs ( @vmcombs ) reports, “IDC [predicts], ‘In 2020, 10% to 30% of IoT will fail to launch or scale due to weak performance metrics, poor understanding of products, and lack of funding.

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Full List of President Trump’s Tariffs on $34 Billion of Chinese Goods

Freight Plus

The aim of the Trump administration's tariffs look to disrupt China's Made In 2025 initiative to become a dominant leader in those industries. The looming trade conflict between the US and China escalated to a full blown trade war on Friday after the Trump administration announced new tariffs on 1,102 product lines. The first wave of 25 percent tariffs target $34 billion in Chinese imports and take effect on July 6th.

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