Home Depot plans multi-million-square-foot distribution centre in Grand Prairie Texas

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The Dallas City Council voted Wednesday in favour of giving more than $6 million in incentives for The Home Depot (NYSE: HD), which plans to open a multimillion-square-foot center in southern Dallas that will bring about 800 jobs to the area. This is an opportunity that will be beneficial to many of the residents of the city of Dallas. The center, a build-to-suit project, will be located at 9314 West Jefferson Blvd.

The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015

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The 3PL Summit is North America’s largest and most high-level gathering of logistics executives and their manufacturer and retailer supply chain counterparts. 13th Annual American Supply Chain and Logistics Summit Dallas, Texas; September 29-October 1.

Malouf acquires 1 million sq ft distribution centre in Texas

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The company also aims for the distribution centre to serve its international clientele located in Central and South America. Malouf warehouses total 3 million square feet and are located in Utah, Ohio, North Carolina and Texas. “We

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MonarchFx Announces ToyHouse LLC as its Newest Seller Client

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Initial operations for supporting ToyHouse LLC operations nationally are already gearing up in MonarchFx’s Dallas, Texas location with first outbound shipments commencing in December 2018. Tompkins is headquartered in Raleigh, NC and has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia.

This Week in Logistics News (May 4-8, 2015)

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On Wednesday, Daimler Trucks North America unveiled the Freightliner Inspiration Truck, “the first licensed autonomous commercial truck to operate on an open public highway in the United States.”. Ever get a song stuck in your head?

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Customer Advisory – Hurricane Harvey

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While the storm is directly impacting south Texas and Louisiana, this supply chain disruption will be felt across North America. Dallas/Ft. Current as of 2 p.m. EST on August 28, 2017.

Tompkins International and One Network Webcast: Explore Taking Supply Chain Visibility to New Heights

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Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, USA, Tompkins has offices throughout North America and in Europe and Asia. Headquartered in Dallas, One Network also has offices in Europe and India.

Spot market demand heats up out West

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Volumes were also up from other markets with seaports, including Stockton and Los Angeles – which is home to the two biggest ports in North America. Over the past month we’ve seen rates fall from Chicago, Columbus and Dallas.

Spot Market Kept Growing in October

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Three major van markets had outbound rates rise least 2% for the month of October: Los Angeles, Dallas, and Denver. Rates are based on DAT RateView , with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America.

Top 10 Markets for Van Loads in First Half of 2018

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The DAT load board is the largest on-demand truck load freight exchange in North America , and load posts by freight brokers and shippers are on pace to shatter even more records this year. It's been an unprecedented year on the spot market so far.

Are High Freight Rates in December the New Normal?

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Other reefer markets with big gains were in metro areas with a lot of refrigerated warehousing, including Chicago, Dallas, and Elizabeth, NJ. Rates are based on DAT RateView , with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America.

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September Van and Reefer Trends Stay Strong After Labor Day

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Texas volumes have improved , and outbound rates were up the major van lanes from Dallas. Rates are based on DAT RateView , with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America.

Truckers Get a Raise in July

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The focus is starting to shift to the north, but there are still plenty of loads available in the Southeast. Markets with rising rates include big cities like Chicago , Philadelphia , Atlanta , and Dallas.

Truckload Rates Rise, as Harvey Flood Waters Subside

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is staging emergency supplies in the San Antonio and Dallas areas, and also near Lafayette, LA and other metro areas in the South Central region.

Van and Reefer Load Volumes Rise, as Flatbeds Falter

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VAN TRENDS: Oregon and North Dakota are showing as dark red on the Hot States map above, due to a relative shortage of trucks, but there aren't necessarily a lot of loads available in either state. HOT ROUND TRIP: Dallas to Houston and back, about 480 miles at an average rate of $1.92

Spring Starts Slowly

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The hottest areas include Ney York/New Jersey, Dallas/Ft. Current offices include Jacksonville FL , Cleveland OH, Pine Bluff AR, Dallas, TX, Omaha, NE , Clinton, IA, Edgerton, KS, and Kansas City MO and KS. Retail Sales . .

Demand Heats Up for Vans and Reefers

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Meanwhile, look for the geographic emphasis to start shifting a little farther north, in preparation for a possible rebound in the Midwest, later in Q3. The number-four and -five spots were taken by Houston and Dallas.

LTL Carrier Profile: Old Dominion

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Old Dominion is based in Thomasville, North Carolina. In 1957, Old Dominion extended its operations to most major markets in North Carolina and southern Virginia. Five years later, the company relocated its headquarters to High Point, North Carolina, in 1962 and merged with Bottoms-Fiske trucking company. Old Dominion operates as a less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier primarily in the United States and North America. LTL Carrier Profile: Old Dominion.

Freight Availability Remains High, Despite Declines

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Here are a few notable trends from the past week: Outbound rates trended up in Los Angeles , but declined in Dallas, Chicago and Atlanta.

2017 Outlook: The Freight Recession is Over

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Granted, some big markets like Atlanta and Dallas remained quiet this December. Track changes in spot market freight rates with DAT RateView , which offers real-time spot market rates and current contract rates on 65,000 lane pairs across North America.

Freight Rates Hold Steady, but Midwest Heats Up

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On the flip side, prices keep falling in Atlanta and Dallas. Rates are based on DAT RateView, with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America. Van and reefer rates were mostly in a holding pattern last week.

Van Rates Peak in July, Flatbed Prices Rise in Southeast

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Memphis had more loads last week, as it replaced Houston as the number 3 market for load availability, following Atlanta and Dallas. Rates are based on DAT RateView, with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America

Top 11 Cities for Pop-up Fulfillment — Infographic

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Retailers have started popping-up fulfillment centers across North America. Dallas, Texas. Winning e-commerce customers means fast, low-cost delivery. Ultimately, this requires getting your product closer to your customers.

Hub Group acquires Exel Transportation Services

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” Mode Transportation consists of about 300 IBOs who sell and operate the business throughout North America, corporate offices in Dallas and Memphis, a Company Managed Operation in Dallas and a temperature protected services division, Temstar, located in Lombard, IL. ” Mode Transportation will remain headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Hub Group, Inc.

Van and Reefer Rates Start September on a High Note

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Van Demand Heads North. Dallas volumes are increasing, but rates there haven’t responded yet. Rates are based on DAT RateView , with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America. Good news, everyone!

What You Need to Know About Electronic Vehicle Efficiency in Fleets

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Being the largest for-hire carrier company in North America, UPS is central to any steps the transportation and shipping industry may take in an effort to become more economical. The first routes will be through Los Angeles, Dallas, and Atlanta. What You Need to Know About Electronic Vehicle Efficiency in Fleets. The idea of using electronic vehicles in their fleets because of the potential for reduced maintenance and fuel costs attracts many fleet owners.

Rates Drift Down for Vans and Reefers in Mid-July Slump

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Atlanta , Dallas and Houston are the top three markets for load posts on DAT load boards, but outbound van rates are dropping in all three place. Better: outbound rates rose last week for reefers in Chicago , Dallas and Twin Falls , ID.

Top 10 Cities for eCommerce Fulfillment

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Retailers have started popping-up fulfillment centers across North America. Dallas, Texas. Winning eCommerce customers means fast, affordable delivery—for both you and your customers.

Top 11 Cities for Pop-up Fulfillment - Infographic

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This Week in Logistics News (October 31 – November 4, 2016)

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Dallas Morning News). Congratulations to the Chicago Cubs for winning the World Series after going 108 years without a championship. The Curse of the Billy Goat has been lifted!

Cargo Ship Woes Still Affecting Spot Market Rates

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Dallas, 4. Rates are based on DAT RateView , with $28 billion in lane rates, updated daily, for 65,000 point-to-point lanes across North America.