Retail Supply Chains in Canada are going ‘green’

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In Canada, going ‘green’ not only reduces a company’s carbon footprint, it also improves efficiency and, if done right, can reduce delivery times of products to customers. From there, it’s processed and shipped out to retail locations or distribution centers in other parts of the Canada.

ICECORP and The Great White North Episode 6: 15 Reasons Why You Should Be Doing Business in Canada

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In honour of Canada's 150th birthday, we're dedicating this month's Great White North vlog to Canada and why you should be doing business in this country, if you're not already.

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Target Canada’s difficult birth, tough life and brutal death

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The in-depth reporting is titled, “The Last Days of Target: The untold tale of Target Canada’s difficult birth, tough life and brutal death.” In little more than a year, Target Canada filed for bankruptcy protection and closed 133 stores after spending $7 billion.

Expanding and Shipping to Canada

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Expanding and Shipping to Canada By Matt Magpantay, Evans Distribution Systems Some call it the U.S.’

Top 10 Reasons Why Santa Has The Best Supply Chain

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Global Free Trade: Europe and Canada Implement CETA

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In February, the European Union (EU) voted to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, known as CETA, with trade partner Canada. The act aims to increase trade between the countries by lowering tariffs, thus making goods easier to export between the two markets.

Happy 150th Birthday Canada!

Freightera

This year is even more special since we celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. We’ve put together a list of Canada Day events for you. Happy 150th Birthday Canada! Top events in top 7 cities of Canada: Toronto. Canada Days: 4 locations to celebrate.

Canada and The Canadian Market – Are You Getting Your Share?

Icecorp

I ask this question of the executive suite when ”talking Canada” with those people to gauge how well they may or may not be doing in the Canadian market. Are you getting your share?

Shipping to Canada: Everything You Need to Know

PLS Logistics

Sending LTL or truckload shipments to Canada from the U.S. Here’s everything you need to know about shipping to Canada: Paperwork. Shipping freight to Canada requires a lot of paperwork. Shipping Insurance Canada cross border

Canada-Mexico Transportation Heats Up – What You Need to Know

Logistics Viewpoints

Canada-Mexico trade continues to heat up thanks in part to the growing number of company’s near-shoring operations to North America, particularly to Mexico, from Asia.

Proud to be Recognized as One of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers for 2016

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Melissa Clow As a leading supply chain management cloud provider, we are proud to be named one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers. First created in 2014 by the editorial team at Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Kinaxis has won the national honor every year since its inception.

Is it Time for the Widespread Adoption of Composite Pallets in Canada?

Supply Chain Network

Millions of pallets are built and used in the supply chains of Canada every year and so any innovation around these pallets can have a significantly positive and far reaching impact on overall logistics and supply chain performance.

Ripped from the Headlines: More Supply Chain Trends in the News

Talking Logistics

Delta Air Lines systems outage: 240 flights cancelled but systems now back to normal (ZDNet) and Computer outage grounds United Airlines domestic flights (USA Today) and Air Canada system outage resolved after halting boarding, check-in for customers at airports (Global News). And a few days earlier, Air Canada experienced a “computer issue” that affected airport, online and mobile check-in resulting in some delays.

Happy SesquiCentennial Canada!

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In doing so we also accidentally invented the Canada Underarm shh – let’s keep that a SECRET!). Canada Dry Ginger Ale (sometimes the answer is in the name!). The post Happy SesquiCentennial Canada! Okay let’s get this out of the way first. Justin Bieber. Nickelback.

3 Things to Know about Shipping Across the Canada-U.S. Border

Transportfolio

The world’s largest trade relationship is between Canada and the United States. For additional information on cross-border shipping, download our Removing Barriers to Canada-U.S. The post 3 Things to Know about Shipping Across the Canada-U.S.

The Supply Chain “Change” Dilemma!

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US Wants Mexico, Canada to Form Powerhouse to Keep Supply Regional

Material Handling & Logistics

Bloomberg. The Trump administration is re-examining a critical component of the free trade pact: the rules of origin, which dictate what percentage of a product must be manufactured in North America. read more. Global Supply Chain News

Editor’s Pick: NAFTA and Mexican Free Trade – Aiding Our Neighbor to the South

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Today’s post is by Troy Ryley at Transplace where he recommends that we keep developing a North America that supports trade and builds a strong infrastructure and economy for Mexico, Canada and the U.S. Editor's Pick Global Trade Canada global trade Mexico NAFTA Transplace

U.S.-Canada Trade: Getting a Line on Cross-Border Shipments

Inbound Logistics

Cross-border import and export trade between the United States and Canada requires planning and expertise

Is There a Third Option for SCM Executives Looking to Revamp their Supply Chain Management Operations?

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O Canada!

Inbound Logistics

In the logistics of trade, the relationship between Canada and the United States is both friendly and advantageous on both sides of the border

ICECORP and The Great White North Episode 5: Happy 150th Birthday Canada!

Icecorp

Oh Canada, our home and native land. This Saturday you will be turning 150 years young and have never looked better.

EU-Canada Summit: Newly Signed Trade Agreement Sets High Standards for Global Trade

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Today, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Council Donald Tusk, Prime Minister of Slovakia Robert Fico, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau signed the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between the EU and Canada (CETA

Arkieva Supply Chain Scope: Canada Retail Sales Decrease; Is Your Supply Chain a Cyber Threat?

Arkieva

Despite expectations of an increase in sales, Canada retail sales fell by 0.1% Canada Retail Sales Drop Defies Expectations. billion), Statistics Canada said Friday. increase, according to economists at Royal Bank of Canada.

Looking for Growth in Lean Times? Look North to Canada!

Supply Chain Network

For those in the United States still struggling to find growth in the aftermath of the real estate and banking meltdown I have one word which may be the answer and that is … CANADA! Canada you say? in Canada. In Canada there are 34.5

3 Things to Know about Shipping Across the Canada-U.S. Border

Transportfolio

3 Things to Know about Shipping Across the Canada-U.S. The world’s largest trade relationship is between Canada and the United States. For additional information on cross-border shipping, download our Removing Barriers to Canada-U.S.

Supply chain talent a big issue for the oil industry in Western Canada

Supply Chain View from the Field

I had an opportunity to speak at Mount Royal University as well as the University of Calgary on a recent visit this week. I was speaking on the subject of importance of developing skills and capabilities in procurement, and that this is in effect the “golden age” of procurement.

Alibaba: The Farmers Market for Canada and Friend to the Canadian Consumer

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The post Alibaba: The Farmers Market for Canada and Friend to the Canadian Consumer appeared first on Tompkins International. Blog Alibaba Canada China Food and Beverage Food Industry A week after the Alibaba mid-September IPO, Alibaba Group President Jin Jianhang said, “Business-customer e-commerce in the agriculture sector, along with big data and cross-border e-commerce, will be the company’s main business focuses after the stock market listing.”.

Alibaba: The Farmers Market for Canada and Friend to the Canadian Consumer

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

The post Alibaba: The Farmers Market for Canada and Friend to the Canadian Consumer appeared first on Tompkins International. Blog Alibaba Canada China Food and Beverage Food Industry A week after the Alibaba mid-September IPO, Alibaba Group President Jin Jianhang said, “Business-customer e-commerce in the agriculture sector, along with big data and cross-border e-commerce, will be the company’s main business focuses after the stock market listing.”.

ArcelorMittal Optimizes Supply Chain Logistics with Predictive Analytics

Logistics Viewpoints

Michel Plourde, Systems Director at ArcelorMittal Canada, recently briefed ARC Advisory Group about the supply chain challenges surrounding the company’s decision in 2012 to expand its iron ore pellet production in Canada. ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker, operates two interdependent companies in Quebec: ArcelorMittal Mines Canada and ArcelorMittal Infrastructure Canada.

How to Conquer the Canadian Market

PLS Logistics

based companies are entering the export market, Canada is usually the first place to look. Canada is our neighbor; shouldn’t be too hard, right? For U.S. Wrong. Even America’s most recognized companies have trouble entering the Canadian market.

Shipping Report: General Rate Increase Cancellation and Peak Season Surcharge Postponed for Eastbound Canada Trade

Icecorp

The General Rate Increase that was set to take effect on September 1st has been cancelled for eastbound Canada trade for Dry and Reefer Cargo carriers from all Far East and Indian Sub-Continent origins to all Canadian destinations.

We Proudly Accept the ALS #IceBucketChallenge: 10 Things You Should Know About ALS

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1] “ FACTS ABOUT ALS AND THE ALS SOCIETY OF CANADA ”, ALS Canada, www.als.ca. [2] by Melissa Clow. If you walked the halls of Kinaxis headquarters today at lunch you may have noticed plenty of folks that were dripping wet. Here’s why.

Streamlining Cross-Border Distribution into Mexico for Pilot Pen

Ryder Exchange

Canada and Mexico, opportunities have never been better for retailers to streamline their cross-border distribution strategies. But to tap into Mexico and Canada’s infrastructure, technology and low-cost labor pools, you have to know your way around. With trade volumes up between the U.S,

Trump and trade - Canada-US relations in flux

Icecorp

Regardless of your feelings about Donald Trump's accession to the presidency of the United States, the jury is out on how his election campaign's protectionist rhetoric will play out. Trade

100s of New Freight Shipping Rates from Toronto Canada

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Freightera just brought in over 1000 new lanes connecting major cities in Canada. Sign up for free and get access to over 5 billion freight rates in Canada & USA. The post 100s of New Freight Shipping Rates from Toronto Canada appeared first on Freightera Blog.

How Will Trump's Curb on Trade Deficit Affect Warehousing?

Material Handling & Logistics

trade with Canada and Mexico has increased more rapidly than with any other countries since the signing of NAFTA in 1995, and U.S. warehouse inventory has increased by a net of 3.5 billion square feet. read more. Global Supply Chain News Trump and the Supply Chain