Brexit deal protects economy, but still much to do says Logistics UK

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Business group Logistics UK has reacted with optimism to the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) reached between the UK and EU, but has cautioned that there is still much to be done to protect the nation’s supply chains, and the economy as a whole

Hub Group sees long-term growth potential for intermodal

The Supply Chain Journal

Government regulations such as drug and alcohol testing and electronic logs that restrict how many hours a driver can drive per day limit the number of truck drivers that a company can utilize, Hub Group ( NASDAQ: HUBG ) CEO Dave Yeager said. Hub Group sees brisk intermodal demand in 2021.


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Mullen Group acquires US 3PL QuadExpress for $40M

The Supply Chain Journal

Mullen Group has acquired Chicago-area 3PL QuadExpress for $40 million in a deal that gives one of Canada’s largest trucking and logistics companies its first U.S.-based

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: Samsung Group

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the top 25 Shippers of Choice for 2021 is … Samsung Group , which ranked 22nd. About Samsung Group. Nomination notes for Samsung Group.

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Montreal-based ENERGY Transportation Group opens Chattanooga office

The Supply Chain Journal

On Tuesday , ENERGY Transportation Group, an asset-based third-party logistics firm headquartered in Montreal, announced the opening of its brokerage division in Chattanooga, Tennessee, furthering its penetration into the North American transportation ecosystem.

ITF Group offers Pop-up Fulfillment Pod solution for small shippers

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis-based ITF Group, a tailored-solutions 3PL with its own assets and warehouses that was featured on a recent episode of WHAT THE TRUCK?!? Consumer packaged goods ITF Group Pop-up Fulfillment Pod retail sales What the Truck According to April data from the U.S.

Short squeeze? Workhorse Group stock again a retail trader plaything

The Supply Chain Journal

Until a reversal on Friday, the share price of Workhorse Group ( NASDAQ: WKHS ) had been skyrocketing, adding 59% to its value in the past two months. Postal Service UPS Workhorse Group

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2021 Shipper of Choice Profile: Shaw Industries Group Inc.

The Supply Chain Journal

In addition, Shaw will broaden its supply sourcing base to lessen its reliance on a small group of countries, he said. “We

Perfect Delivery: The New Rules for Survival, Innovation, and Growth

As supply chain complexity increases, so do challenges to achieving the perfect order. ARC Advisory Group shares: hurdles faced in achieving the perfect order, opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and reduce costs, and how cloud SCM contributes to operational flexibility.

Failure to launch: Workhorse Group ousts CEO as production delays escalate

The Supply Chain Journal

Quarter after quarter of missed production targets finally caught up with Workhorse Group CEO Duane Hughes, ousted Thursday at the electric delivery van maker and replaced by auto industry veteran Rick Dauch. Postal Service Workhorse Group

Werner acquires regional carriers in $142M deal with ECM Transport Group

The Supply Chain Journal

Transportation and logistics provider Werner Enterprises ( NASDAQ: WERN ) announced Thursday after the market close that it had acquired an 80% equity stake in ECM Transport Group for $142.4

Hub Group centralizes intermodal business under Paperiello’s direction

The Supply Chain Journal

Diversified transport provider Hub Group Inc. Since Yeager was promoted in 2019, the unit has been operated by a group of executives, the person said. Intermodal Logistics/Supply Chains Rail Trucking HUB Group

Prophet 21 User Group Webinar: Inventory Planning Processes

The Smart Software

The post Prophet 21 User Group Webinar: Inventory Planning Processes appeared first on Smart Software. Smart Software is pleased to introduce our new webinar, offered exclusively for Prophet21 users.

EC Sourcing Group Expands its Leadership Team

EC Sourcing Group

Sourcing Industry Veteran, Paul Martyn, joins EC Sourcing Group’s Leadership Team. EC Sourcing Group Expands its Leadership Team: Procurement and strategic sourcing technology company, EC Sourcing Group, welcomes industry veteran, Paul Martyn, to its executive leadership team.

Physician Group Saves $50,000 the First Month with Hybrent


The Situation Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa (PCI) is one of the largest private, multi-specialty physician groups in Iowa, with locations in Cedar Rapids and Waterloo. PCI considered hiring a full-time employee dedicated solely to supply chain activities.

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Vessel group rejects allegations of threats against US exporters

The Supply Chain Journal

exporter group Agriculture Transportation Coalition, said that carriers and terminals have been routinely imposing excessive demurrage and detention charges of $175 to $750 per container per day despite updated guidance issued by the FMC last year cracking down on unfair charges.

Shipper group pressures Congress to clamp down on ocean carriers

The Supply Chain Journal

A request by the nation’s oldest industrial shipper group to expand federal oversight of commercial contracts between ocean carriers and their customers was swiftly rejected by the organization representing most of the world’s ocean carriers.

How Industry Group Collaboration Drives Sustainability Improvement


Overall, industry group collaboration makes supply chain sustainability easier through: Shared resources and goals: Industry groups pool together helpful resources, including best practice guides, supplier assessments, audit checklists, and more.

Accenture Announces Acquisition of REPL Group

Supply Chain Brain

Accenture, a global professional services company, has recently announced the acquisition of REPL Group, a U.K.-based based technology consultancy specializing in solutions for supply chain, workforce management, store operations and retail customer experiences

Rev Group Partners with Consus Global to Drive Supply Chain Efficiencies


REV Group embarked on its sourcing and procurement transformation earlier this year, which included four appointments to REV’s global sourcing and supply chain team, representing the Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation segments. ABOUT REV GROUP, INC.

Medical Manufacturing Under Pressure: How Encompass Group Is Responding to COVID-19

Demand Solutions

When COVID-19 first broke out, Demand Solutions customer Encompass Group decided not to sit on the sidelines. Encompass Group is on a mission to ensure every patient, resident, caregiver, and family member feels safe and comfortable in today’s healthcare environment.

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Scandinavian Tobacco Group Goes Live with Ivalua’s Platform to Accelerate Procurement Digital Transformation


Massy, France 05 July , 2021 – Ivalua, a leading provider of global Spend Management Cloud solutions, today announced that Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) has selected and implemented its platform as the foundation for its procurement digital transformation.

Environmental groups take aim at retail giants as ocean freight polluters

The Supply Chain Journal

Pollution fees should also be imposed that would be used to fund new low-emission technologies, the groups said. The groups claimed that transparency in emissions reporting is badly lacking, noting they could verify just 20% of the shipments that moved on behalf of the 15 companies cited.

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RK Logistics Group Expands Silicon Valley Operations

Supply Chain Brain

RK Logistics Group, a provider of warehousing, eCommerce fulfillment and supply chain management services, announced the expansion of its operations in the Silicon Valley with the opening of two new facilities in Newark

Industry Groups Welcome Biden’s Supply-Chain Executive Order

Supply Chain Brain

Manufacturing and telecommunications industry groups are celebrating President Biden's order aimed at improving U.S. supply chains to reduce reliance on foreign-made products

The Log Book: J.B. Hunt inspires LGBTQIA+ inclusion with resource group

The Supply Chain Journal

Hunt inspires inclusion with in-house resource groups, ParkMyFleet sponsors first U.S. Hunt inspires LGBTQIA+ inclusion with resource group. We’re excited to celebrate Pride Month in June with our LGBTQIA+ employee resource group, PLUS(+)!

10 Key Issues The Hackett Group Says Will Impact Supply Chain Transformation in 2021


Every year, The Hackett Group surveys global organizations to better understand their top priorities. 2021 Procurement Insights & Key Issues Results from The Hackett Group’s Annual Key Issues Study. What Will Impact Procurement Processes in 2021?

Retail Supply Chain Logistics Expo Set to be Among First PRYSM Group Business Shows for 2021

Supply Chain Brain

The Retail Supply Chain Logistics Expo is set to be one of PRYSM Group USA’s first business trade shows for 2021 when it returns for its second Las Vegas event September 1st & 2nd at the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC

amc Group


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Industry Groups Welcome Biden's Supply Chain Disruptions Task Force

Supply Chain Brain

President Biden announced Tuesday a new effort aimed at solving near-term supply chain disruptions to U.S businesses

Interested in becoming a Special Interest Group Community Chair?


Blue Yonder has 35 Special Interest Groups (SIGs) with 4,900+ members from over 1,400 companies that are committed to helping you get the most out of your investment in Blue Yonder solutions. Learn more about the Blue Yonder Special Interest Group communities here.

Arena Solutions and Trade Compliance Group Announce Partnership to Advance Defense Supply Chain Regulatory Compliance

Arena Solutions

Ridgley, Vice President and Managing Partner for the Trade Compliance Group. About Trade Compliance Group. 866) 937-1438 Yoni Kalin Trade Compliance Group Foster City, Calif.,