Hurricane Harvey - Effects, Forecasts, and Operational Best Practices

Elementum

Harvey is not the first lethal and damaging flood to hit Houston: Tropical Storm Allison in 2001 killed 41 and caused $9 billion in damage, as well as flooding in 2016 that shut down the city for days.

This Week in Logistics News (September 12-16, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Keeping track of warehouse inventories with an army of fully autonomous drones (TechCrunch). Google Express, the tech company’s fast delivery service, expands in Kansas City (Kansas City Star).

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KC SmartPort: Understanding Why Technology Is Transforming Supply Chains

DSI

You need to be able to answer basic questions: where’s your inventory? And given Heinrich’s remarks on logistics, Kansas City was the natural place to hold such a discussion. This is especially true in Kansas City, where you can reach nearly the entire U.S.

Benefits of Using Logistics Service Providers in Warehouses

Vinculum

These are considered one of the company’s most significant assets; hence, it needs a separate place for storage, inventory, and safekeeping. LSCR warehouses are actually one of the most renowned warehouse spaces in all of Kansas City, providing all the basic needs of a warehouse for renters.

Stacey Huddleston | Receivables Financing — What You Need To Know

4WL Consulting

Joining us today is Stacey Huddleston— sales director of Prestige Capital in Kansas City. Mike: Just to give you a little more background on Stacey, Stacey is the sales director at Prestige Capital and resides in Kansas City with his wife and Labrador Retriever.

Spring Starts Slowly

EFT

Business Inventories. . While we are on the Commerce Department reports, let’s take a look at inventories, a key part of the GDP. The high levels of inventories held at the retail and wholesale levels are restraining the freight markets. . Retail Sales . .

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Find Van Loads Fast in These 5 Places

DAT Solutions

Van spot market volume got a big boost at the end of March, when shippers were rushing to move inventory before closing the books on Q1. That's boosted prices on the lane from Shreveport to Kansas City, which have risen 20¢ per mile in the past couple weeks.

Trends 2019: Food

Enterra Insights

Kerr Food and Agricultural Products Center (FAPC) predict, “From tried-and-true barbecue sauces and flavorful potato recipes with a twist, food developers are becoming inspired by Kansas City barbecue, Southern Appalachian pimento cheese, Made in Oklahoma salsas and other areas from sea to shining sea. They can be augmented with additional data and insights to improve forecasting, enhance target marketing and better align inventories to demand.

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Looking Back on a Fulfilling Career in the Transportation Industry

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Mark Bogucki, our general manager in Kansas City, recently announced he would retire at the end of 2015. Keep in mind that, prior to deregulation, just in time inventory hadn’t even been thought about.

Letter from the CEO: Market Update March 26, 2020

Transplace

Louis, Kansas City and Memphis. Inventory and manufacturing flexibility are a key component to serving this market. Areas most impacted currently are the east and west coasts with large cities and/or ports. Letter from the CEO: Market Update March 26, 2020.

A New Year, a New Administration Begins

EFT

Category winners were autos as dealers discounted heavily to clear their inventories. Current offices include Jacksonville FL , Cleveland OH, Pine Bluff AR, Dallas, TX, Omaha, NE , Clinton, IA, Kalamazoo, MI, Charlotte, NC, Memphis, TN, Edgerton, KS, and Kansas City MO and KS. The rising Consumer Price Index ( CPI ), up 2.1 percent year over year in December, companies gain the ability to raise wages, boosting the consumer economy.

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