How Locally Grown Products are Disrupting F&B Manufacturing

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There is a developing trend that has been gaining steam in recent years that has the potential to seriously impact and “disrupt” food and beverage manufacturing. Smaller manufacturers are popping up all over the United States, as well as in other countries, to process and produce locally grown food products. Some examples include sugar from Michigan grown sugar beets, cereals from midwest grain producing states, and potato products from Idaho grown potatoes.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

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In addition, several agencies such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) require unique device identifiers (UDI) usually in the form of barcodes to contain information such as manufactured date and lot number to provide traceability. Idaho. Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Managed Services Manufacturing RFID Transportation & Logistics asset management barcode verification compliance labeling GS1 harsh environment labeling UDI

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Halloween Candy – A Scary Supply Chain Planning Problem

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In the interactive “ Top Halloween Candy by State ” map, CandyStore.com shows my beloved candy corn is the favorite candy for trick-or-treaters in Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Iowa, Michigan and Alabama. Good for someone that wants to buy Halloween candy for 75% off the day after Halloween, but not so great for the candy manufacturer or retailer. I admit, I love to eat Halloween candy as much as most grade school children (maybe more). My favorite: candy corn of course!

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

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Idaho. Idaho plans to gradually reopen all facilities by the end of May. Expect shipping in or out of Idaho to be unaffected by restrictions. Manufacturers, construction outfits, vehicle dealerships, and professional services are now operating at 50% capacity. Some of Michigan’s stay-at-home order was relaxed at the end of April and recently allowed manufacturing work to resume; however, the formal order was extended until May 28.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

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Idaho ? . Idaho plans to gradually reopen all facilities by the end of May.?? . Expect shipping in or out of Idaho to be unaffected by restrictions.?? . Manufacturers, construction outfits, vehicle dealerships, and professional services are now operating at 50% capacity. As a result, retailers, manufacturers, and other businesses can resume normal operations with a 50 percent capacity restriction. .

CBD and Marijuana Logistics

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All this ambiguity and uncertainty makes trucking companies hesitant to transport bigger CBD quantities across state lines, especially after a truck driver transporting 7,000 pounds of industrial hemp from Oregon to Colorado got arrested in January 2019 by the Idaho State Police and charged with smuggling marijuana. Consumer demand is increasing, and more and more people are getting involved in the business of growing, manufacturing, selling, and distributing CBD and marijuana products.

What are America’s Most Inventive Cities?

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Another notable city is Boise, Idaho. Given the less expensive cost of living in Boise as compared to those cities, it makes sense that tech talent is tempted to live and work primarily from Idaho’s largest city and travel to those larger tech hubs when necessary. Also of interest is the fact that Idaho, home to the previously-discussed Boise, finished second. For centuries, the cutting edge of technology and business has been defined by inventors.

CBD and Marijuana Logistics

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All this ambiguity and uncertainty makes trucking companies hesitant to transport bigger CBD quantities across state lines, especially after a truck driver transporting 7,000 pounds of industrial hemp from Oregon to Colorado got arrested in January 2019 by the Idaho State Police and charged with smuggling marijuana. Consumer demand is increasing, and more and more people are getting involved in the business of growing, manufacturing, selling, and distributing CBD and marijuana products.

This Week in Logistics News (February 19-23, 2018)

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Just when you though the Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate was a settled matter, legislators in South Dakota, Missouri, Tennessee and Idaho are still fighting the battle. Here are some customer quotes from FourKites’ press release: “Using FourKites has improved our on-time performance by 8 percent, and helped us provide world-class customer service,” said Dennis Organ, senior vice president of supply chain at Smithfield Foods, the world’s largest manufacturer of pork. “We

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

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Phoenix and Tuscon are Arizona’s freight activity centers for consumer goods and manufacturing. Idaho. This state’s onion and potato seasons play a role in freight shipping costs in Idaho. This is due to the automobile and industrial manufacturing industries in the state. Montana is a very rural state, without a great deal of industrial manufacturing. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Phoenix and Tuscon are Arizona’s freight activity centers for consumer goods and manufacturing. Idaho. This state’s onion and potato seasons play a role in freight shipping costs in Idaho. This is due to the automobile and industrial manufacturing industries in the state. Montana is a very rural state, without a great deal of industrial manufacturing. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Phoenix and Tuscon are Arizona’s freight activity centers for consumer goods and manufacturing. Idaho. This state’s onion and potato seasons play a role in freight shipping costs in Idaho. This is due to the automobile and industrial manufacturing industries in the state. Montana is a very rural state, without a great deal of industrial manufacturing. Short Answer: Yes.