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. Kentucky.

Amazon Continues to Take on Logistics

Elementum

On August 5, 2016, e-commerce giant Amazon inaugurated its air transportation network , wherein the company entered into agreements to lease 40 Prime Air cargo planes to further expand its delivery capacity for its clients.

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The Mind-Boggling Complexities of Food Distribution (Why Optimization is Critical)

Talking Logistics

Why doesn’t the ice cream melt when it gets transported from the factory? ’s Kentucky Distribution Center] explained that the multi-temperature truck keeps costs down by allowing one truck to be used for various products, cutting down the number of trucks needed to deliver an order.

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What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

Kentucky. Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Managed Services Manufacturing RFID Transportation & Logistics asset management barcode verification compliance labeling GS1 harsh environment labeling UDI

Trends—January 2012

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain trends for 2012; update on transportation issues in California, Washington, Kentucky, and South Dakota; reverse logistics helps retailers generate customer goodwill and create demand; airport warehousing demand soars; FAA regulations limit pilot flight time; Coca-Cola extends its environmental stewardship; Trucking industry responds to Hours-of-Service legislation

This Week in Logistics News (November 17-21, 2014)

Talking Logistics

The solutions help customers across a number of industry verticals, including third-party logistics (3PL), food and beverage, retail and healthcare, improve transportation efficiency and reduce the cost of delivering goods. I’m guessing it’s summer.

3D Printing Changes the Supply Chain

Kinaxis

The two companies have jointly opened a facility near the UPS air hub in Louisville, Kentucky, with more than 100 industrial 3D printers. This not only brings the manufacturing closer to home, it reduces the transportation costs and also shrinks the length of the supply chain.

31 Motivations for Reshoring Manufacturing & Updated Reshoring Stats

Cerasis

Those changes, along with high costs of transporting materials and finished goods to and from overseas locations, make the value of reshoring likely to become a compelling financial reality for many manufacturers. Transportation and freight costs are reduced.

Building a High Growth, Customer Focused 3PL with Betsy Westhafer

The Logistics of Logistics

Betsy attended Western Kentucky University where she studied Journalism, Public Relations, and Business Administration. Transportation Marketing & Sales Association.

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Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

EFT

To address these problems the tiny state is taking on a $5 billion programme to try and overhaul the transportation network by 2025, a cost equivalent to nearly $5,000 per citizen. US News Best States for Transportation Rank. Kentucky. Kentucky. #16.

The Data Behind Amazon’s Logistics and Fulfillment Play

Freightos

Not huge, but it’s only going to grow – the planned 210 acre Amazon airport in Kentucky will support up to 200 flights daily. Amazon currently lists about 17,700 full-time vacancies on its website, about 920 in the logistics and transportation sector.

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Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa. . Kentucky . The state of Kentucky has had a “Healthy At Home” order on the books since March 23. If shipping to or from Kentucky, ensure your supply chain partners can handle freight. .

Doing Business in Spain

QAD

state of Kentucky. The supply chain infrastructure in Spain is strong due to its robust transportation and communications systems. As far as Spain’s transportation system, it’s rail system is the most developed and one of the best in Western Europe.

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ScottsMiracle-Gro Improves Distribution System in Sustainability and Customer Service

Supply Chain Network

By consolidating the shipment of bagged fertilizer and growing media goods into regional on-site warehouses, the Company has been able to: • Maximize truckload space, reducing overall delivered mileage and transportation costs. Emerging Trends Environment Freight & Transportation News & Info Supply Chain Management green supply chain sustainability sustainable A new 100,000-sq. warehouse will be added to The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company’s operation in Lebanon, Conn.

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Transportation could be impacted in Illinois. Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa. Kentucky. However, when currently shipping to or from Kentucky, you should ensure your supply chain partners are operational.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Transportation?could Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa.?? . Kentucky ? . shipping to or from Kentucky,?you Remain in-the-know of transportation market updates by signing up for Zipline’s monthly e-newsletter.? .

This Week in Logistics News (January 30 – February 3, 2017)

Talking Logistics

billion to build a large air cargo hub in northern Kentucky. Freight claims is one of those “white spaces” in transportation management that TransSolutions addresses with its solution. Toothy. Flossy. Sparkles.

Top Five Air Cargo Carriers

The Logistics of Logistics

One thing Fedex is known for is having transported two pandas as part of a global conservation program ( Fedex ). Its main hub is in Kentucky and it services more than 727 airports ( UPS Air Operations Facts ). In 2012, its air transportation business sector revenue (including passenger revenue) was 116,327 hundred million won, and 1.54 Transportation air cargo carriers air transportation biggest air cargo carriers top air cargo carriers

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The Logistics of Fidget Spinners: Amazon vs Alibaba

Freightos

In other words, Alibaba just connected two small businesses around the world, while third-party businesses arranged transportation and logistics. The Logistics of Fidget Spinners. How Jack and Jeff Are Reshaping Global Retail. By Eytan Buchman, VP Marketing, Freightos. .

LTL Carrier Profile: YRC Freight

The Logistics of Logistics

Holland is a regional LTL carrier that provides service to the following states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Wisconsin. Yellow Transportation was founded in 1924 by A.J. Yellow Transportation and Roadway formally merged to create YRC Worldwide in 2009. LTL Carrier Profile: YRC Freight. YRC Freight is the third largest less than truckload (LTL) carrier with approximately $3.2B

How Manual Consolidation is Costing You Money – A Case Example

TMC

Did you notice that the Kentucky stop has a relatively fast transit time and a single-day drop window? At this point we know that Kentucky must ride FTL due to time restrictions, and Cleveland has a short transit time and is over the LTL weight limit.

Which States are Making the Grade in Logistics?

Material Handling & Logistics

Kentucky. Content Summary: Kentucky ranks 3rd in the nation in total air cargo shipments. Kentucky offers the UPS World Port in Louisville, DHL Americas hub in Northern Kentucky and several large FedEx ground hubs throughout Kentucky.

Talent is the Future of Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain @ MIT

You would think that issues like cost reductions, customer service levels and fuel prices would top the list of things that keeps distribution, transportation and supply chain managers up at night.

Homeward Bound: Reshoring's Shaky Momentum

Elementum

More than job creation, companies are looking for efficiency in creation and transport. With the cost of labor increasing in China, transportation costs begin to bear heavier on these companies. The company has also moved manufacturing of washing machines, refrigerators, and water heaters from China to Kentucky. The American South is leading the way in reshoring jobs, with relatively low-cost workers and proximity to increasingly busy transportation hubs. Making Waves.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Procurement Trends: Carving a Bigger Role in Supply Chain & Manufacturing

Cerasis

NASPO is a nonprofit association based in Kentucky dedicated to advancing public procurement. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post [INFOGRAPHIC] Procurement Trends: Carving a Bigger Role in Supply Chain & Manufacturing appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Overtime Rules Face Challenges in Courts and Congress

DAT Solutions

Regarding the Texas lawsuit, it’s unclear whether the court will hold a hearing or issue any decision before December 1, according to Will Sehestedt, government affairs manager for the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA), a trade organization for freight brokers.

Everyone Is Sick of the 3 Worst Bottlenecks in America

GTG Technology Group

Recently, the American Highway Users Alliance and the American Transportation Research Institute’s ranked a list of the worst bottlenecks in America. The junction of I-65 and I-71 in Louisville, Kentucky, follows the Fort Lee bottleneck.

DOT Gives $500 Million in Grants to Much-Needed Infrastructure Projects

GTG Technology Group

The Department of Transportation’s Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) program is a federal grant program that funds projects within the federal trade corridors. Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin are included in the grant.

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Getting Your Carrier Authority - Myth and Reality

DAT Solutions

Chad also founded the Rate Per Mile Masters group on Facebook, a communications hub for more than 20,000 members, including owner-operators, truck drivers, and other transportation and logistics pros. Chad Boblett is the owner and driver of Boblett Brothers Trucking of Lexington, KY.

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Get Your Carrier Authority - Ignore the Myths

DAT Solutions

Chad also founded the Rate Per Mile Masters group on Facebook, a communications hub for more than 20,000 members, including owner-operators, truck drivers, and other transportation and logistics pros. Chad Boblett is the owner and driver of Boblett Brothers Trucking of Lexington, KY.

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Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Delaware contains a large number of ports and freights, making intermodal transportation a good choice. Florida embraces a multimodal transportation system, moving over 770 tons of freight annually. Kentucky. Kentucky contains several large auto assembly plants. The state of Virginia has great access to intermodal transportation , often making it the most economical choice for outbound shipments. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Delaware contains a large number of ports and freights, making intermodal transportation a good choice. Florida embraces a multimodal transportation system, moving over 770 tons of freight annually. Kentucky. Kentucky contains several large auto assembly plants. The state of Virginia has great access to intermodal transportation , often making it the most economical choice for outbound shipments. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Delaware contains a large number of ports and freights, making intermodal transportation a good choice. Florida embraces a multimodal transportation system, moving over 770 tons of freight annually. Kentucky. Kentucky contains several large auto assembly plants. The state of Virginia has great access to intermodal transportation , often making it the most economical choice for outbound shipments. Short Answer: Yes.

Float like a Butterfly, Sting like a Bee

Tailwind

He was born in poverty in Kentucky, in a time of racial segregation and civil rights movements. Murray Pratt President & CEO Tailwind Transportation Software Sign up for a demo now

Float like a Butterfly, Sting like a Bee

Tailwind

He was born in poverty in Kentucky, in a time of racial segregation and civil rights movements. Tailwind Transportation Software. “Muhammad, Muhammad Ali. He floats like a Butterfly, and Stings like a Bee. Muhammad, The Black Superman. Who calls to the other guy – I’m A-a-a-a-l -i. Catch me if you can”. – Johnny Wakelin & Kinshasa Band, 1975.