Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Currently, we are seeing little fluctuation in the domestic logistics market when compared to the past few weeks. . But the Logistics Manager’s Index skyrocketed from the end of Feb ruary through April. Zipline Regional Logistics Market Updates . Northeast Logistics . Midwest Logistics . Southeast Logistics . Westcoast Logistics . Shippers could face some logistics difficulty in Louisiana. Utah .

How Elementum Helps Minimize Damaged Shipments

Elementum

an interior design firm and online furniture and homewares store in Utah. Logistics Incident Management & CollaborationI’m frequently hearing from supply chain leaders who want to make a bigger financial impact on their businesses, but they’re constrained by limited resources.

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Driverless Trucks: Heading Somewhere or Nowhere Quickly?

Talking Logistics

Will there be a future for driverless trucks in logistics? It’s really interesting how [activity around driverless vehicles] has developed fairly rapidly over the last couple of years,” said Jeff Potts, Senior Vice President Business Development at LeanLogistics , in a recent Talking Logistics episode. Then post a comment and share your perspective on if, when, and how driverless trucks will impact logistics in the future!

Supply Chain Design: Growing Scope, Community, and Collaboration

Talking Logistics

This trend was clearly evident at the recent LLamasoft SummerCon 2015 Conference in Park City, Utah, where more than 400 attendees — including executives from Land O’Lakes, Kellogg’s, Nike, Ryder, Hewlett Packard, SABMiller, DSW, Cardinal Health, and Wayfair — shared great case studies on their journey and experience with supply chain design. The post Supply Chain Design: Growing Scope, Community, and Collaboration appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

6 Applications and Implications of Blockchain Technology in Transportation Management

Cerasis

Another application lies with shipping and logistics. Self-owned vehicles might be a few or many years away, but blockchain technology in transportation management could result in more far-reaching implications in the near future, particularly as it applies to shipping and logistics. He now lives in the Silicon Slopes of Utah with his wife. Let’s talk about Blockchain technology in transportation management.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Managed Services Manufacturing RFID Transportation & Logistics asset management barcode verification compliance labeling GS1 harsh environment labeling UDIWhen you hear the word compliance , what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Here is a good question to help you understand what compliance should look like in your organization. What are your customer, partner, regulatory, and vendor expectations?”. Are you meeting those expectations?

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, is headquartered in Chandler, AZ and serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. It also offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. The post Alternatives to UPS and FedEx appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, is headquartered in Chandler, AZ and serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. It also offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. The post Alternatives to UPS and FedEx appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, is headquartered in Chandler, AZ and serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. It also offers customized logistics solutions through its logistics department. The post Alternatives to UPS and FedEx appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics Introduction.

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Overstock.com selects Kansas City for 517,000 sq ft distribution centre

EFT

The Utah-based eCommerce leader, founded in 1999, plans to start outbound delivery operations from the new KC facility in October 2018. Online home goods and furniture retailer Overstock.com, Inc. will open a distribution centre in Kansas City, Kansas. The new 517,000-square-foot operation, located at 5300 Kansas Avenue, will create more than 100 jobs within the next two years.

The Most Overlooked Cloud Opportunity

Talking Logistics

While these benefits are real and significant, there is an even bigger opportunity and value proposition that many software vendors and users still don’t get, especially when it comes to cloud solutions focused on supply chain, logistics, and other cross-enterprise business processes. Trucking companies in Utah with more than 10 refrigerated trucks with the most likes. Note: Descartes, Elemica, GT Nexus, and LeanLogistics are Talking Logistics sponsors.

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Thanksgiving 2018

Enterra Insights

Other states with significant turkey production include Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, South Dakota, Utah, and California. ” Realistically, he concludes, “The idea of Thanksgiving today is not possible without the support and continued efforts of the logistics industry and its supply chain partners. 3] Kevin Jessop, “ The Logistics & Supply Chain of Thanksgiving ,” Cerasis, 23 November 2016

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Building a Foundation for Sales Growth with Mike Temple

The Logistics of Logistics

Mike has worked with small to medium-size business owners in the logistics and franchise industries for 10+ years. Prior to founding Temple Executive Coaching, Mike held leadership positions in the logistics, financial, and franchise industries. Mike earned a BA in Business Administration from Utah State University. In the interview, Mike describes a typical lifecycle for a logistics company. The Logistics of Logistics Podcast.

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The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

Refrigerated transportation is particularly at a premium and can be difficult to secure if not working with a logistics provider with an expansive network. If you ship in or out of Connecticut, don’t expect produce to affect your logistics operation much. Although the state’s farms produce more corn and grains, by comparison , its fruit crop poses the most disruption to the logistics market. Utah has a highly diverse landscape with five national parks.

Lose Your Why, Lose Your Way with Mike Temple

The Logistics of Logistics

Mike earned a degree in Business Administration from Utah State. 15:36 –A specific example of purpose in the logistics industry. The post Lose Your Why, Lose Your Way with Mike Temple appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics. Download the audio file. Podcast Summary: Joe is joined by Mike Temple, Executive Coach at TranStrategy Partners. Initially, Mike was Joe’s client, but over time they became great friends.

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Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Regional Logistics Market Updates. Here is what each region is seeing currently: Northeast Logistics. Midwest Logistics. Southeast Logistics. Westcoast Logistics. Shippers should not expect much logistics disruption in Kansas. Currently, some vendors have reopened with limits so shippers could face some logistics difficulty in Louisiana. Vendors need to ensure their logistics operations will not be disrupted when doing business in Virginia.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Logistics? ? . Midwest Logistics ? . Logistics? ? . Logistics ? . not expect much logistics disruption in Kansas.?? . Currently, some vendors have reopened with limits so shippers could face some logistics difficulty in Louisiana. S hippers should continue to check with New Jersey logistics partners regarding their capabilities.?? . Utah ? . logistics?interruptions Stay Up to Date with the Logistics Industry? ? .

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. OnTrac , previously known as California Overnight, serves California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, and Idaho. Introduction to Regional Parcel Carriers.

From the Archives: The Journeys We Take, The Choices We Make

Talking Logistics

It’s always difficult for me to write about logistics on these days, so today’s post is a reflection I wrote almost five years ago on the eve of Thanksgiving about the journeys we take, the choices we make. We didn’t make it all the way to the Pacific, but we crossed into Oregon, then took a detour (I won’t bore you with the details) down to Salt Lake City, Utah and ended our bike journey there.

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LTL Carrier Profile: YRC Freight

The Logistics of Logistics

Reddaway is an LTL carrier that provides service in the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. The post LTL Carrier Profile: YRC Freight appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics. LTL Carrier Profile: YRC Freight. YRC Freight is the third largest less than truckload (LTL) carrier with approximately $3.2B in sales (estimated 2012). YRC Freight has 9.2% of the less than truckload (LTL) market.

Nursing Hospital and Healthcare Supply Into a New Age

Logistics Bureau

On the one side there is the medical aspect, which calls for various specialised logistics approaches , and on the other, the hotel/catering aspect. It’s widely recognised that internal hospital logistics is even more complex than the external side, and that medical staff spend disproportionate amounts of paid time performing logistics activities—time which would be better used to provide patient care. Intermountain Healthcare, Utah, United States.

Thank You “Sticky Buns” Jeff

Talking Logistics

Another memorable experience from later in the journey was cycling through the Utah desert, a single car passing us and pulling over a few hundred feet ahead. — Editor’s Note: A big thank you to all of our sponsors and followers who make Talking Logistics possible. The post Thank You “Sticky Buns” Jeff appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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

EFT

This is a national issue that logistics providers should take notice of in terms of both the general economic drag it is creating, and the damage it is causing to their performance through shipping delays and added costs. States faring better include Minnesota, Georgia, Nevada, Florida, and Utah, which appeared in the top 10 of both lists. Utah. #2.

Are Warehouse Operators the Labor Magicians of the New Age?

Locus Robotics

This problem is affecting facilities and organizations from major shipping hubs in New Jersey, Tennessee, California to the still up-and-coming logistics hot spots like Minnesota and Utah. Chris Harbert, Director of National Accounts, Locus Robotics. In my role, I get to visit a lot of warehouses.

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Are Warehouse Operators the Labor Magicians of the New Age?

Locus Robotics

This problem is affecting facilities and organizations from major shipping hubs in New Jersey, Tennessee, California to the still up-and-coming logistics hot spots like Minnesota and Utah. Chris Harbert, Director of National Accounts, Locus Robotics. In my role, I get to visit a lot of warehouses.

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Are Warehouse Operators the Labor Magicians of the New Age?

Locus Robotics

This problem is affecting facilities and organizations from major shipping hubs in New Jersey, Tennessee, California to the still up-and-coming logistics hot spots like Minnesota and Utah. In my role, I get to visit a lot of warehouses. I’ve seen all sizes and shapes, from several thousand to several million square feet, with every level of infrastructure you can imagine, housing and shipping products from nearly every industry you can name.

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The Red Poppy Express

Tailwind

Eisenhower For every fighting man in the US Army in WWII, it was estimated that there were 7 people managing the support and logistics for this frontline soldier. No matter how wonderful an orator you are, or how great you look in your outfit, or how huge your persona, when you have to coalesce the men and materials of this undertaking, you better be a logistics expert. There are logistics…and there are LOGISTICS.

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