This Week in Logistics News (November 4-8, 2013)

Talking Logistics

What is a warehouse? And what is a warehouse management system? percent from last year, which includes contributions from the company’s acquisition of Phoenix International Freight Services in October 2012. Forget cloud, social, and mobile. Forget WMS and TMS.

Ship Smarter: How to Avoid Bottlenecks in Your Global Operations

ThroughPut

Shipping Overseas Anyone who has shipped freight by air or sea can attest to the fact that international shipping is complex — in no small part because of the rules and regulations around certain goods. Ship Smarter: How to Avoid Bottlenecks in Your Global Operations. By Ali Hasan Raza.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Libyan Arab Jamahiriya. Syrian Arab Republic. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands. Globally, warehousing is outsourced by 67%.

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