Columbus Day-Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2022

Enterra Insights

There are only two Federal Holidays known by more than one name — George Washington’s Birthday (also informally known as Presidents Day) and Columbus Day (also known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day). The post Columbus Day-Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2022 first appeared on Enterra Solutions.

Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2021

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Children schooled in the middle of last century grew up reciting the phrase, “In fourteen hundred ninety-two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue.” Her poem begins with the famous stanza about Columbus setting sail, then adds historical facts as she knew them.

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Columbus Day 2018

Enterra Insights

Columbus Day is a U.S. federal holiday commemorating the date when Christopher Columbus first set foot in the Americas. Because Columbus and colonization remain controversial subjects, Columbus Day is not as widely celebrated as other U.S. celebration of Columbus’ landing on 12 October 1492 took place some 300 years later (1792) “by the Columbian Order (Society of St. Columbus Day has been observed on the second Monday of October since 1971.

o9 Solutions Partners with Columbus Consulting International to Help Companies Accelerate Adoption of a Global Unified Commerce Model

o9 Solutions

The alliance combines o9’s integrated planning and data analytics platform with Columbus Consulting’s strategic expertise and thought leadership in organizational structure, processes, and associated change management. About Columbus Consulting. DALLAS, Jan.

Zipline Logistics HR Director Honored by Columbus Business First 

Zipline Logistics

Emily Magill, Director of Human Resources (HR) at Zipline Logistics, was honored by Columbus Business First last week as an HR Impact Award Recipient ! . Earlier this year, Zipline was honored by CityPulse Columbus as a Top 40 Wonderful Workplace in Central Ohio! .

Columbus Day 2020: A Holiday in Search of a Name

Enterra Insights

Today is officially Columbus Day. According to the Federalpay.org website, “Columbus Day is one of ten federal holidays recognized nationwide by the United States Government. All non-essential federal government offices are closed on Columbus Day, and all federal employees are paid even if they receive the day off. Many private-sector employees will also receive paid time off or special holiday pay on Columbus Day.

Supply Chain News on Amazon Takes More Heat, as Columbus, OH Worker Dies on Fulfillment Center Floor, another Worker Fired for Going to Hospital for Dying Relative

Supply Chain Digest

The Guardian Alleges Worker was nott Found for 20 Minutes, Had Received Bad Advice from In House Clinic the Week Before

What Makes Zipline Logistics One of the Top Places to Work in Columbus?

Zipline Logistics

In 2019 Zipline Logistics earned numerous awards for its outstanding company culture — a definitive attribute that consistently makes it one of the top places to work in Columbus. What Makes Zipline One of the Best Places to Work in Columbus ?

Behind the Scenes Look: Moving Pelotonia Bikes from NYC to Columbus

Zipline Logistics

Cycling to raise money for cancer research has become an annual tradition in Columbus. The post Behind the Scenes Look: Moving Pelotonia Bikes from NYC to Columbus appeared first on Zipline Logistics. Pelotonia, a late summer staple in Central Ohio, has grown from humble beginnings to an event that includes 7,500 riders from all around the country peddling to help find a cure for the disease. On Aug. 2, 2019, each one of […].

Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2019

Enterra Insights

Columbus Day, a day set aside to celebrate the discovery of the New World by Europeans, has become a source of controversy. The History Channel notes, “Over 500 years after he ‘discovered’ the New World — kicking off centuries of exploration and colonization of the Americas — Christopher Columbus is still honored with a federal holiday on the second Monday of every October. 1] Staff, “ Why Columbus Day Courts Controversy ,” History, 7 October 2019. [2]

WERC Annual Conference 2019 Video Review and Comment

Supply Chain Digest

SCDigest Editor Dan Gilmore from the conference floor in Columbus

Intel’s $20 Billion Ohio Chip Hub Will Be World’s Largest

Supply Chain Brain

plans to spend $20 billion on a chipmaking hub on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio, which the company expects to grow to be the world’s biggest semiconductor-manufacturing site Intel Corp.

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Supply Chain Cartoon Caption Winners for March 25, 2020 Contest

Supply Chain Digest

Fred Simpson of Columbus, IN and Christina Alcorn of Alvarez and Marsal Take Home the Prize with a Great Captions

Supply Chain Cartoon Caption Winners for May 29, 2019 Contest

Supply Chain Digest

Brian Spooner of Columbus, OH Takes Home the Prize with a Great Caption

Supply Chain Comment on Trip Report for WERC 2019

Supply Chain Digest

Another Solid Performance at WERC Conference in Columbus, Where It All Began 42 Years Ago

Columbus, Ohio: Strategic Manufacturing and Logistics Site (Infographic)

Zipline Logistics

The post Columbus, Ohio: Strategic Manufacturing and Logistics Site (Infographic) appeared first on Zipline Logistics. Ohio has many nicknames—the Buckeye State, the Birthplace of Aviation, the Mother of Presidents—but there’s one you won’t find on any license plates or bumper stickers: Gateway to the World. Ohio is home to more than a dozen intermodal railroad terminals, over 5,000 miles of rail lines, four dedicated air cargo terminals, roughly 760 warehouse […].

Top 10 Ways Internet of Things and Blockchain Strengthen Supply Chains

C3 Solutions

This post was originally posted on Forbes.com and written by Louis Columbus, Contributor at Forbes. supply chain management Forbes artificial intelligence Machine Learning Big Data logistics internet of things IoT C3 Yard Blog C3 C3 Blog C3 Solutions Supply Chain C3 Reservations Blockchain AI

10 Ways Machine Learning is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

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This post was originally posted on Forbes.com and written by Louis Columbus, Contributor at Forbes. Supply Chain IoT supply chain technology, supply chain analytics supply chain visibility what is supply chain visibility Machine Learning artificial intelligence freight supply chain management Forbes

Artificial Intelligence Enhances the Evolution of the Internet of Things

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Business consultant and AI expert Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ) explains, “The key to getting more value from industrial internet of things (IIoT) and IoT platforms is getting AI and machine learning (ML) workloads right.”[2] A score of years ago, my friend Dr. Thomas P.M.

Digital Transformation Helps with Corporate Alignment

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Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ) suggest ten way cognitive technologies can help companies achieve successful digital transformations.[4] Columbus writes, “AI is helping to more precisely define customers’ preferences and needs, leading to more accurate personas that guide digital transformation projects from the very beginning.” 4] Louis Columbus, “ 10 Ways AI Can Improve Digital Transformation’s Success Rate ,” Forbes , 15 April 2020. [5]

Industry 4.0 was Delayed, not Cancelled, by the Pandemic

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Business and tech writer Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ) asserts this is the wrong strategy. ” Kottayil and Columbus suggest a few steps manufacturers need to take to continue a successful transformation journey.

Machine Learning and the Business of Tomorrow

Enterra Insights

Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ) explains, “Enterprises are striving to find greater meaning in the massive amounts of data they generate and save every day. Columbus asserts, “Machine learning makes it possible to discover patterns in supply chain data by relying on algorithms that quickly pinpoint the most influential factors to a supply networks’ success, while constantly learning in the process.”[5]

Supply Chain by the Numbers for Week of April 13, 2017

Supply Chain Digest

Tiny Columbus, IN is an Export Titan, Layoffs Continue at Walmart, Says Funds Needed for eCommerce, Boeing Could See Major Savings from 3D Printing, Parcel Carriers Hiking Rates Big Time in Japan

When Trust is Required, Zero Trust is the Best Solution

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Business writer Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ) reports, “Employee identities are the new security perimeter of any business. ”[4] To confront this challenge, Columbus insists organizations need to implement Next-Generation Access (NGA).

This Week in Logistics News (September 27 – October 3)

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Happy October, the month of Octoberfest, Halloween, and Columbus Day. On October 12, 1492, Christopher Columbus’ expedition from Spain reached what is believed to be the Bahamas. This day was the inspiration for a holiday due to the belief that his expedition was the first from Europe to reach the Americas. But we now know […]. This Week in News

Manufacturers, Technology, and the Digital Age

Enterra Insights

Louis Columbus ( @LouisColumbus ), a Principal at IQMS, explains, “Going into 2020, manufacturers are at an inflection point in their adoption of analytics and business intelligence (BI). Columbus writes, “Cycle Time quantifies the amount of elapsed time from when an order is placed until the product is manufactured and entered into finished goods inventory. ” Columbus makes an important point about improving performance over time.

Ohio transportation company, 3 trucking affiliates file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The Supply Chain Journal

5AAB Holding LLC of Columbus, Ohio, along with its affiliates, 5AAB Transport, Heavy Diesel Service and SJS Transport, filed its petition in the U.S. The petitions list the SBA lender as CFBank of Columbus.

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West Coast Heats Up for Van Freight

DAT Solutions

Buffalo to Columbus climbed 28¢ to $2.57. Columbus, OH , has been one of the hottest van freight markets ever since Hurricane Harvey caused massive disruptions, but rates have started to normalize. Columbus to Buffalo fell 19¢ but still averaged $3.42/mile. Columbus to Allentown was down 14¢ to $3.72/mile. Columbus to Memphis also dropped 13¢ to $2.15/mile.

July container volumes boom at South Carolina ports

The Supply Chain Journal

Meanwhile, the volume of vehicles handled at the Columbus Street Terminal fell amid the ongoing chip shortage facing the automotive industry. SC Ports handled 15,420 vehicles at the Columbus Street Terminal in July, down from the 25,128 vehicles moved in July 2020.

Flood risk keeps trucking through the South

The Supply Chain Journal

Interstate 10 from San Antonio to Columbus, Texas. Truckers face another day of delays as heavy rain persists in areas from Texas to the Great Lakes.

Memorial Day: What it means to haul The Wall that Heals

The Supply Chain Journal

It meant even more to him, Garrard said, because the names of some of his friends who he served in combat with or grew up with are inscribed on the 140-panel display he hauled from Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, to Columbus, Ohio.

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AskWaves: Who is Silk Way West Airlines?

The Supply Chain Journal

The carrier recently began scheduled service to Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio. Silk Way West Airlines is a nine-year-old cargo airline in Baku, Azerbaijan, that operates a fleet of five Boeing 747-8 and seven 747-400 freighters.

SONAR sightings for Oct. 12: 3 lanes to watch, shipper and carrier updates

The Supply Chain Journal

ONTARIO (California) to COLUMBUS (Ohio): Ontario rejection rates hit lowest point in five months. . Rejection rates to Columbus have fallen from 26% to 22% to start the month. Columbus conditions remain stable with little change over the past month.

Port of Charleston cargo volume up nearly 28% year-over-year

The Supply Chain Journal

The SCPA’s schedule at midday Wednesday showed eight vessels berthed or slated to arrive in the next 36 hours at Wando Welch, three at North Charleston, one at Columbus Street and none at Leatherman. .

AskWaves: Who is Silk Way West Airlines?

The Supply Chain Journal

The carrier recently began scheduled service to Rickenbacker International Airport in Columbus, Ohio. Silk Way West Airlines is a nine-year-old cargo airline in Baku, Azerbaijan, that operates a fleet of five Boeing 747-8 and seven 747-400 freighters.

Northwest triple-digit heat wave coming this weekend

The Supply Chain Journal

Included in this risk are Des Moines, Iowa; Peoria, Illinois; Indianapolis; Columbus, Ohio; Charleston, West Virginia; Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Allentown and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Baltimore; Washington; New York City; the Delmarva Peninsula; and all of New Jersey.

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Zipline Logistics Celebrates 15 Years of Empowering CPG Brands

Zipline Logistics

(Columbus, OH) – Zipline Logistics is celebrating 15 years of bringing world-class service and retail logistics solutions to the consumer-packaged goods (CPG) community. . “We

Flood risk shifting to east of Mississippi River

The Supply Chain Journal

After repeated rounds of heavy rainfall pounded the south-central U.S. over the past few weeks, the threat will shift northeastward the rest of this week. This will bring relief to waterlogged areas of Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma, but it will increase the risk of flooding rainfall in other regions.

Wet weekend ahead for truckers in Eastern US

The Supply Chain Journal

Another flash flood watch is in place for the Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio, metropolitan areas. Truckers will face a wet weekend from the Mississippi Valley to the East Coast.

Hot Shots: Fierce fires, ferocious floods, train derailments and more

The Supply Chain Journal

It happened early Monday evening in Columbus Grove, a village about 90 miles northwest of Columbus, Ohio. Every Friday, FreightWaves takes a look at the past week or so in social media, highlighting images in trucking, transportation and weather.