The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015

GlobalTranz

Are you up-to-date with the latest events in freight shipping and logistics? Staying current in the world of shipping and freight also takes strong networking and communication. Conferences and expos are a chance for you to hear from the industry’s top players, and most importantly, build relationships with other freight shipping professionals. 7 of the Best Freight Shipping Events to Attend in 2015. Fleet Safety Conference Shaumberg, Illinois; July 13-15.

The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

Produce season transportation can have an impact on your freight, even if you do not ship grains, fruits, or vegetables. Even if you don’t grow or ship produce, your transportation performance and spend can still be directly impacted. Illinois.

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5 Reasons Ecommerce Companies Fail with Paige Fitzgerald

The Logistics of Logistics

Prior to working at Fulfyld, Paige held various roles in events, marketing, and sales in Chicago, Illinois. Fulfyld integrates directly with e-commerce marketplaces and shopping carts to simplify your shipping process. Fulfyld ships same-day, every day, for one flat-rate.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state. One important factor to note is that most carriers are not national, meaning they only ship within a region. Illinois.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state. One important factor to note is that most carriers are not national, meaning they only ship within a region. Illinois.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state. One important factor to note is that most carriers are not national, meaning they only ship within a region. Illinois.

Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Shipping in or out of Alabama should be close to normal. . As the state reopens retail facilities on May 4, shipping in and out of Arizona should not be substantially impacted. . When shipping to or from California, check to ensure that facilities are online and operational. .

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Shipping in or out of Alabama should be?back When shipping to or from California, check to ensure that facilities are online and operational. Shipping to or from Colorado should not be restricted.?? . Shipping to and from Florida should be undisrupted.?? . Illinois ? .

How to Plan for Common Disruptors in Ocean Freight

Talking Logistics

Peak season for ocean freight shipping is underway. Here’s an easy way to think about the regular and potential future disruptions that could impact your ocean shipping strategy, and what you can do to prepare for what comes next. At these times of the year, you should see less risk to your standard ocean shipping strategy. If you fail to book in time, you may miss your delivery deadlines, or will have to use an expedited shipping method to meet them.

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Borderlands: Rural areas the next e-commerce frontier?

The Supply Chain Journal

The Evanston, Illinois-based logistics brokerage works in the metal, paper and plastic recycling industries. Authentic Logistics’ services include container drayage, end dump, flatbed, hazmat, intermodal and cross-border shipping with Mexico and Canada.

Borderlands: Rural areas the next e-commerce frontier?

The Supply Chain Journal

The Evanston, Illinois-based logistics brokerage works in the metal, paper and plastic recycling industries. Authentic Logistics’ services include container drayage, end dump, flatbed, hazmat, intermodal and cross-border shipping with Mexico and Canada.

3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains

GlobalTranz

In the shipping and manufacturing industries, that same “worldwide web” is now being deployed to encourage more energy-efficient operational and communication strategies for a low-carbon economy, thanks to IoT Tech. The shipping and manufacturing sectors can hope to achieve both ecological and financial gains by adding IoT tech functionality to existing supply chains and logistical frameworks.

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Spee Dee Delivery Service was founded in 1978 and serves Illinois and the upper midwest area. Lone Star Overnight primarily ships to Texas, Oklahoma, western Louisiana, and southern New Mexico, although it also ships to California and Mexico through its shipping partnerships. Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Spee Dee Delivery Service was founded in 1978 and serves Illinois and the upper midwest area. Lone Star Overnight primarily ships to Texas, Oklahoma, western Louisiana, and southern New Mexico, although it also ships to California and Mexico through its shipping partnerships. Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Spee Dee Delivery Service was founded in 1978 and serves Illinois and the upper midwest area. Lone Star Overnight primarily ships to Texas, Oklahoma, western Louisiana, and southern New Mexico, although it also ships to California and Mexico through its shipping partnerships. Introduction.

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Regional Parcel Carriers

The Logistics of Logistics

Headquartered in Woburn, MA, Eastern Connection has a large array of services ; in addition to same day and overnight delivery, it also offers international shipping through a partnership with TNT Express and offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. Through its shipping partnerships, it also offers shipping to California and Mexico. Spee Dee Delivery Service serves Illinois and the upper midwest area.

Outbound Volume Booming After Countrywide Reopening

Zipline Logistics

Midwest Logistics—Outbound Tender Volume from Illinois. Blog Post Data and Technology Truckload ShippingThe freight market is making a rapid recovery as outbound volumes have increased and stayed at several-year-highs over the past several weeks.

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Mastering Menards Delivery through Retail Specialized Logistics

Zipline Logistics

Menards services 12 distribution centers throughout its territory with facilities in Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Michigan, Missouri, and South Dakota.

Bomb Cyclone Hits East Coast

Elementum

Phillips 66 decided to close down their crude and coking unit in Wood River, Illinois, due to a refinery line freezing. Businesses, shipping ports, and transport companies should put safety first, temporarily switch to cost-effective methods to maintain operations in the cold weather, and be as flexible as possible to protect customer and partner trust.

This Week in Logistics News (March 2-6, 2015)

Talking Logistics

BNSF oil train derails in rural Illinois; two cars aflame (Reuters). Shipment and Logistics Management – provides a platform to document, manage and monitor all logistics activities from in-factory carton label creation, advanced shipping notice generation, carrier booking and tracking, and invoicing through receipt into the warehouse. More than three years ago, my 14 year old daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D).

Delivering Green: Three Case Studies in Low-Carbon Logistics

MIT Supply Chain

Ocean Spray, CSX (the rail operator), and fruit shipping companies partnered in order to enable Ocean Spray to ship more products intermodally from its New Jersey distribution center to the company’s Florida facility. When combined, the streamlined shipping and packaging efforts could reduce Caterpillar’s overall carbon emissions by 340-730 tonnes of CO 2 per year.

How the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement Affects Ecommerce Shops

ShipBob

Illinois in 1967 and Quill Corp. Fulfillment ShippingToday’s evolving regulations and ever-changing sales tax rates are complicating the once-familiar territory of sales tax collection and remittance for businesses selling across state lines. . To keep compliant, business owners and accounting professionals are finding it more important than ever to stay abreast of legislation and other measures related to remote sales and use tax.

Growth, Change, Blockchain, Startups

EFT

UPS and Sealed Air Partner to Provide Powerful E-Commerce Packing and Shipping Solutions. 15 th Annual North American 3PL Summit & CSCO Forum - US- 14-16 th June, 2017, Chicago, Illinois. We had the honour of having Schenker Board Member, Tom Schmitt keynote our European 3PL Summit. We’ve actually got a recording of his whole presentation here where he discusses necessary leadership qualities, the importance of people within your organization and the keys to collaboration.

Experts Choice Of Top Online Logistics Resources

Freightos

Shipping Gazette Daily News. One of the most comprehensive daily summaries, and by far the leading Asian-based summary, China’s Shipping Gazette provides daily information about carriers, forwarders and technology. Since 1974 with industry-leading expertise in, well, American shipping. 150 years of Lloyd’s helps back this new website, which includes frequently updated information on freight and shipping information.

Crowdfunding Fulfillment Solutions!

Supply Chain Game Changer

There is much more to shipping rewards than throwing products in a box and slapping on a label. If you’re like a lot of small business startups, however, you might have forgotten to figure in fulfillment costs, including shipping and warehouse storage fees. When a backer decides to purchase your geode kit for every science teacher in Illinois, you could end up with a house bursting with science kits. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Article provided by Jake Rheude at [link].

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All The Supply Chain News You Need To Know 2.18-2.22

Freight Plus

The new initiative, called “Shipment Zero,” signifies Amazon’s first serious look at presenting a sustainable shipping model to the public. California lead all states with 26% of thefts, followed by Illinois (10%). Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE. Amazon promises 50% net-zero carbon shipments by 2030. Dave Clark, SVP of Worldwide Operations at Amazon, made the pledge in a blog published Monday.

ScottsMiracle-Gro Improves Distribution System in Sustainability and Customer Service

Supply Chain Network

Since 2009, when ScottsMiracle-Gro began implementing its new distribution model, the Company has reduced the number of miles traveled to ship products to home center customers by approximately one-third. ScottsMiracle-Gro is consolidating the warehousing and distribution of its bagged products that are shipped to home center stores. A new 100,000-sq. warehouse will be added to The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company’s operation in Lebanon, Conn.

Which States are Making the Grade in Logistics?

Material Handling and Logistics

Illinois. Illinois is the only state that has all seven Class I freight railroads. With three maritime ports that together rank 7th in waterborne shipping, Indiana provides the only statewide port system with direct waterway access to two U.S. More than 175 million pounds of cargo are shipped through ths state's airports annually. million tons of commodities were shipped through 60 barge terminals.

Food Supply Chain Workers Play Heroic Role During Covid-19 Outbreak

Enterra Insights

“But according to a study out of the University of Illinois, even if you have never traveled around the United States, the food you eat (or at least elements of it) certainly has.”[4] ”[4] He reports, “A team from the University of Illinois looked at the 9.5 People working in warehouses and on shipping docks are also being called on to provide increased service.

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How will U.S. Ban on Microbeads Affect CPG Manufacturing

RFgen

Consumers may not take to certain merchandise or old solutions for inventory management and shipping may not work with certain items that need specialized handling. Illinois was the first in an attempt to keep microbeads out of the great lakes.

Local Sourcing, Global Supply Chain

BluJay Solutions

Motorola expects to benefit from the new, relatively close physical proximity of its Illinois and California-based designers and technical experts to its Texas manufacturing facility, as well as tapping into US consumers’ sense of patriotism in buying ‘home grown’, a choice that until now has been impossible to make for smartphones.

Are we on the cusp of Logistics 4.0?

EFT

Smart containers and smart pallets are transforming traditional shipping workflows already and incorporating fresh ways to collect data and perform judgements based on the crucial information generated. For some time now, Logistics 4.0,

Podcast: Daniel Stanton on Technology, Education, and Disruption

Requis

I used to work at Caterpillar in Peoria, Illinois, which is where Bradley University is located, and several years ago there was a group of forward-thinking professors on the faculty who saw the need to start a supply chain program. Otherwise known as “Mr.

What is Inventory Management?

EMERGE App

His buddies in the bar spoke about “drop shipping” which he had mistaken for the action that delivery people do when they drop the package on your front porch. Plus, they were lightweight and easy to ship around the States. Drop Shipping. “How about if I just ship ’em straight from the factory to my customers?”, He didn’t have to receive the import of his goods, store and sort them, and then ship them out.

You Teach People How to Treat You

BlueYonder

I went to University of Illinois majoring in psychology and received an MBA from Pepperdine University in Malibu. At a more macro level, I love enabling the shipping and carrier industry to reduce fuel consumption, streamline supply chains, and increase their customers’ satisfaction. Today’s Wednesdays for Women blog is an insightful conversation with Gina Hortatsos, vice president of marketing at FourKites, a JDA partner.