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

ENERGY Transportation Group ranks among Canada’s top growing companies

The Supply Chain Journal

ENERGY Transportation Group has been named one of Canada’s Top Growing Companies , according to the recently released annual list from The Globe and Mail. This year ENERGY Transportation Group is No.


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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.

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

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!

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.

Design Group: Strong Through the Pandemic

Supply Chain Brain

One of these companies was IG Design Group Companies that implemented supply chain management software prior to the Corona crisis, benefited immensely from the optimized, digital processes during these turbulent times.

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

Lazarus Hacking Group Targeting The Supply Chain

IT Supply Chain

The post Lazarus Hacking Group Targeting The Supply Chain appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Erich Kron (pictured). Security Awareness Advocate, KnowBe4. Industry Talk

LuLu Group launches second e-commerce fulfilment centre in Saudi Arabia

Logistics Middle East

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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.

Lazarus Hacking Group Targeting The Supply Chain

IT Supply Chain

The post Lazarus Hacking Group Targeting The Supply Chain appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Erich Kron (pictured). Security Awareness Advocate, KnowBe4. Industry Talk

Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society (LSCMS), Supply and Distribution Group Launches Global Logistics Service Provider Benchmarking Index

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

According to Mr. Kendrick Ng, of the LSCMS Supply and Distribution group, “It is a crowded and convoluted playing field and there are seldom unbiased or uninfluenced qualitative and quantitative data to manage these perceptions – real or otherwise.

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

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

Guide to Mathematical Optimization & Modeling

What is mathematical optimization and how does it compare to other types of analytics? Which tool should you use to develop optimization applications and scale them across the business? What are best practices for successful adoption? Read now.

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

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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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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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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Cyberattack costs Weir Group £40 million in profits

IT Supply Chain

The post Cyberattack costs Weir Group £40 million in profits appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Ramses Gallego (pictured). CTO, Micro Focus. Industry Talk

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

Airline group launches certification program for lithium battery transport

The Supply Chain Journal

The International Air Transport Association on Tuesday introduced a new industry certification to improve the safe handling and transport of lithium batteries by air logistics providers.

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.

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Airline group says cargo grew 7.7% in August

The Supply Chain Journal

The International Air Transport Association reported Wednesday that international air cargo volumes in August grew 8.6 % compared to pre-pandemic levels, continuing a yearlong upward trend and bolstering the market narrative that demand is growing even faster in September because of the holiday shipping rush.

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APAC Customer User Group


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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.

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

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.