The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

Produce season transportation can have an impact on your freight, even if you do not ship grains, fruits, or vegetables. Even if you don’t grow or ship produce, your transportation performance and spend can still be directly impacted. Connecticut.

Accellos Names Bill Ashburn General Manager of Transportation Software Solutions

Supply Chain Network

Accellos, a leading provider of supply chain execution software solutions, has named Bill Ashburn General Manager of its line of transportation software solutions. Accellos has recently restructured into business units focused on Transportation, WMS, Third Party Logistics and Supply Chain Execution, a crucial step in its long-term strategy of building a unified suite of supply chain software through acquisition and organic development.

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This Week in Logistics News (May 20-24, 2019)

Talking Logistics

This meant skipping school and work on Friday and leaving the house by 6:00 am to catch the 9:00 am ferry in Connecticut. Robinson DoorDash Elemica Manhattan Associates McLeod Software robotics self-driving trucks Stein Mart Transplace transportation market USPS

LTL Carrier Profile: UPS Freight

The Logistics of Logistics

Now, UPS has aggressively grown into freight and other transportation solutions through a series of strategic acquisitions. The latest addition to this portfolio includes LTL and truckload freight services, which complements UPS’s global capabilities to provide customers a single source for multiple modes of transportation. In 1975, UPS moved its headquarters to Greenwich, Connecticut. LTL Carrier Profile: UPS Freight.

Off to a Healthy Start, Logistics M&A Activity Could be on Hold

Logistics Trends and Insights

Connecticut-based XPO says this latest addition will complement its existing European operations. However, this likely can, and will, change in the short term,” he says, adding that the transportation industry is among those that have been the most significantly impacted.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

Connecticut. Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Managed Services Manufacturing RFID Transportation & Logistics asset management barcode verification compliance labeling GS1 harsh environment labeling UDI

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

EFT

To address these problems the tiny state is taking on a $5 billion programme to try and overhaul the transportation network by 2025, a cost equivalent to nearly $5,000 per citizen. US News Best States for Transportation Rank. Connecticut. #40. Connecticut.

Better Than Amazon? How Bradley Jacobs Turned a $63M Bet Into a $12Bn Transportation Empire

Supply Chain Brain

He renamed Express-1 after its XPO stock symbol, moved its headquarters to Connecticut and over four years spent more than $7bn on 17 acquisitions. Business Strategy Alignment Global Supply Chain Management All Logistics Express/Small Shipments Facility Location & Network Design Logistics Outsourcing LTL/Truckload Services Transportation & Distribution All Technology Transportation Management"Anyone can buy a company.

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Connecticut. Connecticut officials have issued a mandatory shutdown until May 20. Transportation could be impacted in Illinois. Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Connecticut? ? . Connecticut officials have issued a mandatory shutdown until May 20.?? . Transportation?could Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa.?? .

How Locally Grown Products are Disrupting F&B Manufacturing

QAD

Better for the environment due to reduced transportation costs and distances. Would a customer buying a cranberry product in Milford, Connecticut be more apt to buy a product that says “New England Grown” cranberry versus another brand that does not promote the region?

Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Connecticut . Connecticut officials have issued a mandatory shutdown until May 21. . Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa. . Remain in-the-know of transportation market updates by signing up for Zipline’s monthly e-newsletter. .

This Week in Logistics News (April 29 – May 3, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Over the past few years, freight brokerage has been a hot segment of the transportation market. Earlier this week, I wrote about the network effect in transportation management.

Welcome Amazon to the Freight Brokerage Market

Logistics Trends and Insights

According to a good Transport Topics article , Amazon.com registered with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration as a freight broker on March 4, 2016, doing business as Amazon Logistics Inc.

7 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

Supply Chain Cost Management Results: Deere & Company’s supply chain cost-management achievements included an inventory decrease of $1 billion, a significant reduction in customer delivery lead times (from ten days to five or less) and annual transportation cost savings of around 5%.

Controversial Rhode Island Truck-Only Tolls Raise Infrastructure Funds

Freight Center

Department of Transportation, the Census Bureau and the Environmental Protection Agency. Meanwhile, Rhode Island continues to build more gantries — the third one went online in mid-August — and Connecticut is doing its own study of assessing tolls against heavy-duty trucks only. Tolls on Large Trucks. Rhode Island’s roads and bridges are in the worst condition of any in the country, according to data from the U.S.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Connecticut. Connecticut generally imports more than it exports, making outbound freight rates more affordable. Most freight shipments into the state of Connecticut go by way of truck ( 94% ). Delaware contains a large number of ports and freights, making intermodal transportation a good choice. Florida embraces a multimodal transportation system, moving over 770 tons of freight annually. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Connecticut. Connecticut generally imports more than it exports, making outbound freight rates more affordable. Most freight shipments into the state of Connecticut go by way of truck ( 94% ). Delaware contains a large number of ports and freights, making intermodal transportation a good choice. Florida embraces a multimodal transportation system, moving over 770 tons of freight annually. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Connecticut. Connecticut generally imports more than it exports, making outbound freight rates more affordable. Most freight shipments into the state of Connecticut go by way of truck ( 94% ). Delaware contains a large number of ports and freights, making intermodal transportation a good choice. Florida embraces a multimodal transportation system, moving over 770 tons of freight annually. Short Answer: Yes.