Countdown to Black Friday: Are You an Easy Target for Cargo Theft?

Talking Logistics

With Black Friday on the horizon, consumer goods of all kinds are making their way from manufacturers to distribution centers and retail locations across the country.

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Countdown to Black Friday: Are You an Easy Target for Cargo Theft?

Transportfolio

With Black Friday on the horizon, consumer goods of all kinds are making their way from manufacturers to distribution centers and retail locations across the country. Countdown to Black Friday: Are You an Easy Target for Cargo Theft? Transportfolio.

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Signs of Spring in Flatbed Markets

DAT Solutions

John Deere, Olympic Steel, and other manufacturers have a strong footprint in that market. Other big declines were in Phoenix and Fort Worth, TX , but both markets had rising volumes that could reverse pricing trends.

Which States are Making the Grade in Logistics?

Material Handling & Logistics

The 2018 Manufacturing and Logistics Report Card , conducted by Conexus Indiana for the Ball State University Center for Business and Economic Research, rates U.S.

Flatbed Demand Skyrockets. Why?

DAT Solutions

The map below shows where the largest parts of wind turbines are manufactured. As you can see, Texas is a hotbed of activity for wind energy manufacturing. Manufacturing locations for the largest components of wind turbines: blades, towers, and turbine assemblies that turn the blades.

Load Volume and Rates Move in Opposite Directions

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The economy seems relatively stable, even though some types of manufacturing are lagging now. Rates trended up in Houston, a major flatbed market, as well as secondary markets including Las Vegas, NV; Fort Worth, TX; Cleveland, OH; and Tampa, FL.