Top 3PL companies in Chicago


From its earliest days as a Native American portage location, the site that would later become Chicago has long served as a logistical linchpin for expanded trade.

River Logic to Attend NASCES 2017 in Chicago

River Logic

DALLAS, TX — August 15, 2017 — River Logic will be exhibiting at the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit September 11-12th in Chicago. Insider Partners Supply Chain Events


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Ivalua Paints a Great Procurement Picture at Ivalua NOW Chicago 2019


Ivalua CEO David Khuat-Duy on Tuesday kicked off Ivalua NOW 2019 Chicago, at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel and welcomed hundreds of customers, prospects and partners. The post Ivalua Paints a Great Procurement Picture at Ivalua NOW Chicago 2019 appeared first on Ivalua. “We have this long-term strategy of building a very big company with a fantastic product that we can offer to the market. And this is our vision,” .

Fed up with cargo congestion, freight forwarders flee O’Hare airport

The Supply Chain Journal

Cargo congestion has gone from bad to worse at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, forcing importers to wait several days to retrieve shipments and prompting two large logistics companies to migrate airfreight operations an hour west to an uncrowded facility in Rockford, Illinois.

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Chicago: The Central Distribution Hub

Supply Chain Link

Home to more than just the Bears, deep dish pizza, and historic route 66, Chicago offers its residents and businesses a diverse environment. Its diverse economy and environment have contributed in making Chicago a successful logistics location for. What has been most attractive for businesses has been its established infrastructure to support global supply chains. READ MORE. Distribution Intermodal Supply Chain Transportation Air Freight Cross-Border Urban Hubs Warehousing

Supply Chain Summit: Chicago


Channels: Supply Chain Event Date: Wed, 2017-06-14 to Fri, 2017-06-16 Event URL: [link] Event Location: Chicago Number of attendees: 400 Event Organiser: Danielle Horsnell Event Organiser E-mail: Précis: Where the decision-makers in Supply Chain and Logistics meet to discuss the industry's future.

NIGP Annual Forum 2020 When: August 23-26, 2020Where: Chicago, IL


The post NIGP Annual Forum 2020 <br>When: August 23-26, 2020<br>Where: Chicago, IL appeared first on Ivalua

Vinculum at IRCE 2019, Chicago: Enabling Seamless Shopping Across Channels


Vinculum is coming to IRCE 2019, Chicago to help brands, 3PLs, e-tailers, and brand distributors scale up their business and sell anywhere, faster through: Automated catalog listing on marketplaces. Venue: McCormick Place South, Chicago. IRCE 2019 is an eCommerce conference in Chicago where e-tailers and technology vendors will network and discuss growth opportunities and strategies for success. Or, Visiting Chicago around 25th June?

[Event Recap] Insights and learnings from IRCE 2019, Chicago


Vinculum participated at Internet Retailer Conference and Exhibition (IRCE), one of the biggest eCommerce conferences in Chicago. Venue: McCormick Place South, Chicago. The post [Event Recap] Insights and learnings from IRCE 2019, Chicago appeared first on Vinculum Group. Date: 25-28 June 2019. With over 130 sessions and 600 top technology solution providers , IRCE saw huge participation of brands, retailers, 3PLs and brand distributors from all over the world.

Rail Roundup: UP’s grain transload project, senators’ grade crossing bill

The Supply Chain Journal

Union Pacific constructing Chicago-agrea transload facility for agricultural producers. Union Pacific ( NYSE: UNP ) is constructing a grain transload facility near Chicago to benefit Midwest agricultural producers and processors and reduce their supply chain costs.

Ivalua NOW, The Art of Procurement, 29th April – 1st May 2019, Chicago


The post Ivalua NOW, The Art of Procurement, 29th April – 1st May 2019, Chicago appeared first on Ivalua

Using RFID Two Bin Kanban at the University of Chicago Medical Center: Healthcare Analytics Innovation!

Supply Chain View from the Field

When Jon Stegner walked in to his first week at the University of Chicago Medical Center, one of the first places he visited was the Emergency Room, and the nearby supply room. What he saw there, was in his words, “chaos”. Medical supplies were in boxes strewn in random piles. Many of the boxes contained medical supplies that were out of date or expired. The bins had dust bunnies and “guck” in the bottom of them.

3PL & Supply Chain Summit: Chicago


By the Numbers: Why Fulfill Orders From a Chicago Fulfillment Center?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Home to one of the country’s largest road, rail and air cargo networks with numerous UPS, DHL and FedEx locations, Chicago is a major eCommerce hub you’ll want to consider for economical B2C distribution.

Supply Chain Comment on Trip Report for ProMat 2019 in Chicago

Supply Chain Digest

Top Three New Solutions, plus Best of the Rest

Aberdeen’s Supply Chain Summit Returns to Chicago with Over 200 Registrants


Please join Bryan Ball, Vice President and Principal Analyst and myself as Lead Research Analyst at Aberdeen’s 7th Annual Supply Chain Management (SCM) Summit , taking place April 9-10 in Chicago. Now in its seventh year, the Aberdeen Supply Chain Management Summit continues to be recognized as the premier forum for leading supply chain executives to share best practices, strategic processes, and business improvements.

Troy Containers announces new Chicago to Dubai service

Logistics Middle East

NVOCC expands direct LCL export services to the Middle East, building upon a strong foundation in the Chicago marketplace

The Wind(y City) at Your Back: Ten Reasons Why A Chicago Fulfillment Center Makes Sense

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

But when it comes to transportation and fulfillment, there are many reasons why Chicago is second-to-none. It’s often referred to as Second City. Home to world-class culture, the nation’s highest building, and several beloved sports franchises, it’s also a vital cog in many companies’ national fulfillment networks. Top Fulfillment Locations eCommerce Fulfillment Marketing Fulfillment Parcel Transportation Logistics Outsourcing

Alleviating Gridlock: A Chicago Case Study

Inbound Logistics

Amtrak’s Chicago Gateway Blue Ribbon Panel released its report this month and made a number of recommendations to improve the flow of rail operations in the Chicago area

Supply Chain News on BNSF About Three Bridges Away from Completing Parallel Track from Los Angeles to Chicago

Supply Chain Digest

Goal to is Take More Market Share from Trucks in Face of Sharp Declines in Coal Shipments. Other Carriers in Midst of Similar Projects

Leveraging Technology to Achieve Operational Excellence | Panel

DELMIA Quintiq

At that time the audience was the Association for Corporate Growth Chicago (ACG Chicago). We are more than six months into the COVID 19 global pandemic. We all have read about the toll this has taken on humankind.

[PROFILE] Steve Hollich '14 - Parker CMC Networking

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Hometown:  Chicago, IL. Parker CMC Networking. About UCLA Parker CMC. The UCLA Anderson Parker Career Management Center is comprised of Career Coaches and Executives-in-Residence, who partner with students to define, pursue and achieve their post-MBA career goals, and the Campus Recruiting Team, which cultivates relationships with companies to connect them with the right MBA talent. Parker CMC Site. Blog inquiries:

An Innovator’s Journey to a Segmented Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

Kehat Shahar, the Vice President of Supply Chain Planning at SanDisk, spoke on the journey that SanDisk has taken to improve their supply chain operations at the eft conference on June 18th in Chicago. While most of the content for this article came from the speech at eft, some information came from the company’s 10-K, […]. High Tech & Electronics Industry Supply Chain Planning JDA SanDisk segmentation

Drones and Robots in the Warehouse


The event happened in Chicago between June 20th and June 22nd. The 3PL Summit and Chief Supply Chain Officer forum brought together supply chain executives and industry experts to discuss the latest trends in the industry. digital disruption innovation warehouse inventory cycle counting drones

Key Takeaways from the 3PL Value Creation Summit 2016 hosted by Armstrong & Associates, Inc.


On October 18-20, Armstrong & Associates and Infocast held the fourth annual 3PL Value Creation Summit in Chicago, Illinois. The summit featured dynamic panel discussions from 3PL, investment, and technology industry leaders. Below are some of the key takeaways captured from the discussions. technology transportation supply chain logistics 3PL

Drones and Robots in the Warehouse


The event happened in Chicago between June 20th and June 22nd. The 3PL Summit and Chief Supply Chain Officer forum brought together supply chain executives and industry experts to discuss the latest trends in the industry. digital disruption innovation warehouse inventory cycle counting drones

Supply Chains that Rock Around the Clock: Rock and Roll All Night

Inbound Logistics

This story follows a sleeper team for YRC freight as the two drivers make a run of approximately 22 hours from the Chicago area to Denver

Intermodal Industry Outlook: 2019


Guest Post: Mark McKendry, Vice President of Intermodal at NFI When compared to 2017 volumes, North American intermodal volumes grew by over five percent in 2018 – despite extreme congestion in Chicago, a chronic chassis shortage on the U.S. East Coast, and atypical demand trends driven by e-commerce growth and tariff threats. Although the railways. Read More. Intermodal Supply Chain 3pl Logistics Rail

Mobile is beginning to Dominate the Digital Path to Purchase

Enterra Insights

A year ago Paul Marobella (@marobella), President of Havas Worldwide Chicago Group, wrote, “Six years after Apple’s first-generation iPhone kicked … Continued The post Mobile is beginning to Dominate the Digital Path to Purchase appeared first on Enterra Solutions.

Announcing ASCM


While APICS 2018 in Chicago may be over, we are just getting started. Sunday, we introduced the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM

Winning Supply Chain Strategies Turn Brand Protection into Opportunities for Augmentation

Logistics Viewpoints

A Chicago man took home $276,000 this spring after he won the lottery three times in three weeks. In each case, it all boiled down to being in the right place at the right time. This mans good fortune was pure luck. Theres no way he could have predicted that the cards he randomly chose […].

Alouette Cheese to “Focus” on Labeling in SAP at ASUG Event


Heading to the ASUG Fall Focus next week in Chicago? This year’s event has a special “focus” on using SAP to further improve your supply chain operations. Over the course of two days, there will be a host of sessions on supply chain management to go along with the valuable education and networking you can always expect at an ASUG event. Supply Chain SAP enterprise

Supply Chain News on What US Metro Regions are Driving the Most Job Growth from Manufacturing

Supply Chain Digest

Rust Belt Cities Lead the Charge, while New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles Sees Manufacturing Job Losses

The Responsible Supply Chain Awards 2020


Channels: Supply Chain 3PL Event Date: Thu, 2020-10-08 Event URL: [link] Event Location: Chicago, USA Number of attendees: 300 Programme URL: Brochure URL: [link] Speakers URL: Purchase Recording URL: Event Organiser: Jamie Harding Event Organiser E-mail: Précis: The only global celebration of supply chain sustainability Entire Month Duration: No

3 markets could signal changes to come for van freight

DAT Solutions

Three of the most important van markets — Chicago, Dallas, and Los Angeles — had higher load counts, but increased volumes did not translate into higher rates. Rate Trend of the Week