FreightWaves Classics: Port of Jacksonville is building for the future

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Compared to most ports in the United States – particularly the ports along the Eastern Seaboard – the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) is a relatively new entity. Therefore, the port uses the phrase “Jacksonville: America’s First Port.” Naval Air Station Jacksonville.

JAXPORT’s container and vehicle volumes ‘strong’ fiscal year-to-date

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Container and vehicle volumes at the port in Jacksonville, Florida, have been “strong” fiscal year-to-date, with vehicle volumes nearing pre-pandemic levels. American Shipper Container News Rail container shipping Jacksonville Jacksonville Port Authority JAXport Port of Jacksonville vehicles

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Southeast US ports seek to ramp up container capacity

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Jacksonville Port Authority awards $49 million construction contract to expand terminal capacity. The Port of Jacksonville in Florida. At the Port of Jacksonville in Florida, plans are also underway to expand container capacity. Two Southeast U.S.

Southeast ports and carriers agree to upgrade chassis pool

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Port officials in Savannah, Georgia; Jacksonville, Florida; and Wilmington, North Carolina, along with the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association, have signed an agreement to upgrade and expand the South Atlantic Chassis Pool (SACP).

Florida’s JAXPORT boasts record container volumes in May

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May was a record month for container volumes at JAXPORT , the Florida port serving the greater Jacksonville area and beyond. American Shipper Container News Rail automotive supply chain container shipping Florida Florida ports Jacksonville Port Authority JAXport

Florida Ports Shut Down as Hurricane Ian Arrives

Supply Chain Brain

The Jacksonville port, the state’s largest commercial cargo port, joined Port Tampa Bay in moving to halt all operations and restricting inbound trucks to only essential business

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Supply Chain Cartoon Caption Winners for Nov. 8, 2016 Contest

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Melinda Scott of Jacksonville, FL and Murillo Xavier Take Home the Prize

Hapag-Lloyd and CMA CGM ‘temporarily’ steering 2 services away from Savannah

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Hapag-Lloyd said its Atlantic Loop 3 service temporarily will bypass Savannah and instead call Jacksonville, Florida. The port rotation will be Antwerp; Hamburg, Germany; London; Charleston; Jacksonville; and Norfolk, Virginia.

Tropical Storm Elsa kills 1 in Florida, injures several others

The Supply Chain Journal

Elsa’s winds toppled a tree onto two cars during the afternoon commute in Jacksonville, Florida, killing one person. Eric Prosswimmer with the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department. Jacksonville International Airport recorded a peak wind gust of 42 mph Wednesday.

Closing in sales is all about being different — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Finding meaning in sales information flows — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Sales success and asking the right questions — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Among Piers: Container record, terminal opening and COVID-19 vaccines

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Maritime workers in Jacksonville, Florida, had the opportunity to receive COVID-19 vaccinations last week at mobile clinics hosted by JAXPORT. JAXPORT also recently announced that Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry has appointed Bradley S. Port Houston.

Using pricing to your advantage — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Hurdles to hiring — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This episode is sponsored by Surge Transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Supply Chain Digitization Gains Favor as Disruptions Continue

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A graduate of the University of West Georgia, she is a resident of Jacksonville, Fla. Supply chains have experienced significant disruptions in the first half of 2022, from a global pandemic to wars, rising fuel costs, and a potential recession.

Striking out on your own as a freight agent ? Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Turning crisis into opportunity ? Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Getting creative with sales strategy — Put That Coffee Down

The Supply Chain Journal

Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

The long game of sales — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This podcast is brought to you by Surge Transportation.

This Week in Logistics News (January 20 – 26)

Logistics Viewpoints

In yet another impressive comeback, the New England Patriots topped the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-20 in the AFC title game to move on to their 10th Super Bowl, and 8th in the Belichick – Brady era. They will meet the Philadelphia Eagles, who crushed the Minnesota Vikings 38-7 in the NFC title game, a week from Sunday in Minneapolis, MN. Logistically, hosting the Super Bowl is no easy feat, given everything that goes into it. The […].

Avoiding freight disasters — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This podcast is sponsored by Surge Transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

The value of brokerage in a digital world — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Port restrictions remain as Elsa nears Florida landfall

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The ports of Jacksonville and Fernandina, Florida, are under port condition Yankee. Vessels bound for the ports of Fernandina or Jacksonville that are unable to depart eight hours prior to threatening winds making landfall are advised to seek an alternate destination.

FreightWaves Classics: Interstate 10 runs coast-to-coast in southern U.S.

The Supply Chain Journal

and runs east from the Pacific Coast Highway (State Route 1) in southern California to its junction with I-95 in Jacksonville, Florida. In Jacksonville I-10 widens into a six- and eight-lane urban freeway, ending at I-95.

Using the right language in sales — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

CargoBarn triples Atlanta footprint as supply chain woes spur growth

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Pioneering technology drives added expansions in Dallas, Jacksonville and Fresno. CargoBarn’s offices in Dallas, Jacksonville and Fresno also are expanding.

Sales language that can be dangerous — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

For Many, the Annual Freight Bid Season is Not “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year”

Logistics Viewpoints

A graduate of the University of West Georgia, she is a resident of Jacksonville, Fla. Tis the season to be jolly – unless you are overwhelmed with the many tasks traditionally associated with the annual freight Request for Proposal ( RFP ) season.

Automating the sales process — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This podcast is sponsored by Surge Transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

So you want to start a freight brokerage — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. PTCD is sponsored by Surge Transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Following up with sales prospects — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This episode is sponsored by Surge transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Building a sustainable book of business — Put That Coffee Down

The Supply Chain Journal

Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This show is sponsored by Surge Transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Lead generation is all about the hustle — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Put That Coffee Down is sponsored by Surge Transportation.

The failure of routing guides — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

8 seconds to sales success — Put That Coffee Down

The Supply Chain Journal

Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This episode is sponsored by Surge Transportation. Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today.

Playing to your sales strengths — Put That Coffee Down

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Based in Chicago and Jacksonville, they offer unrestricted access to almost all accounts, limitless territory, and a chance to be a key player in a growing company. This episode of Put That Coffee Down is sponsored by Surge Transportation.

Landstar says Q3 better than expected so far; guidance raised

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The Jacksonville, Florida-based company now expects revenue to be in a range of $1.68 Freight broker Landstar System raised its third-quarter earnings guidance Tuesday after the market close. billion to $1.72 billion and earnings per share in a range of $2.45

FreightWaves Haul of Fame: Georgia Highway Express grew via acquisition; was an intermodal pioneer

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The company also operated container pools in Atlanta and Dalton, Georgia and Charlotte, for shipments out of Savannah, Charleston and Jacksonville. Georgia Highway Express, was founded by Henry Winship in Macon, Georgia in September 1928.

Ryder Acquires Whiplash, Expands Network

Multichannel Merchant

Whiplash brings Ryder facilities near LA/Long Beach (Chino, Long Beach, City of Industry, CA), Jacksonville, FL, Savannah, Newark, Secaucus and Clifton, NJ, Columbus, OH, Salt Lake City and Sumner, WA, near SeaTac. Locus robots in a Whiplash fulfillment center (contributed photo).