This Week in Logistics News (July 21-25, 2014)

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I hurried downstairs to the kitchen, and after a mild panic attack witnessed only by our guinea pig, I called the airline and was able to get booked on a different flight, and I made it to my client’s meeting on time. May 2014 North American Freight Numbers. Quintiq provides a new reach into industries such as metals, mining, oil & gas, rail, delivery and freight.

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This Week in Logistics News (February 5-9, 2018)

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Our guinea pig Cow died this morning. What do you do with a deceased guinea pig? TBSx3 Launches Consortium With Freight Industry Giants to Fight Trade in Fake Goods with Blockchain (BlockchainNews). E-commerce coupled with more demanding delivery expectations from retailers — such as Walmart’s On-Time In-Full (OTIF) requirements — are forcing manufacturers to redesign their supply chain networks. Manufacturers like P&G are having to do the same too.

“Too Big to Fail”: 10 Things you Need to Know About El Niño

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That’s good news for agriculture and manufacturing in the state, two industries that rely heavily on almost nonexistent water. Copper, however, is set to slow in availability as Papua New Guinea’s extreme droughts have already closed mines. This could be a record-setting year for typhoons, meaning heavy disruptions of air and sea freight. El Niño is officially set to wreak havoc around the world—starting now.