Missouri trucking company worker gets 6 years for money laundering, fraud

The Supply Chain Journal

A Missouri woman was sentenced to six years and seven months in federal prison for embezzling more than $700,000 from the family-owned trucking company and farm where she worked. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.

What if the United States broke in half? Is Your Company Ready in the Event of a Catastrophe?

The Network Effect

The New Madrid Fault Zone stretches across Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, and Tennessee. The post What if the United States broke in half? Is Your Company Ready in the Event of a Catastrophe? appeared first on The Network Effect. Logistics Multiparty Network Risk Supply Chain Management The Network Effect disaster logistics networks resilience risk supply chain


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Winter Storm Alert: Ice Storms in the Making Across the US


A severe ice storm is causing significant disruption from Texas to Virginia, with Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, and parts of Missouri and Illinois expected to face this storm system's most substantial impact.

Kansas City on pace for record commercial real estate growth in 2021

The Supply Chain Journal

On Monday, Colliers International (NASDAQ, TSX: CIGI), a global commercial real estate management company, announced it would build a 167,000-square-foot cold storage facility in Liberty, Missouri.

Hybrent Is A “Game Changer” for ASC


Hybrent Software and Medline Custom Packs Saves ASC Purchasing Team Time & Money Near the Mississippi River where Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri and Tennessee all meet, The Physicians’ Surgery Center offers procedures in ophthalmology, gastroenterology, gynecology, urology, pain management and general surgery.

Casey’s General Stores Supply Chain Team Contributes to Strong Financial Results

Logistics Viewpoints

Casey’s recently opened a new distribution center in Joplin Missouri; the retailer also operates warehouses in Ankeny and Terra Haute Indiana. New Casey’s Distribution Center in Joplin, MO.

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Will ‘connecting neighborhoods’ disconnect trucking?

The Supply Chain Journal

One of the projects on CNU’s list involves the potential removal of a section of Interstates 35 and 70 known as the North Loop that runs through downtown Kansas City, Missouri, in an effort to reconnect neighborhoods cut off by the interstate. “I Buried in the U.S.

The Daily Dash: Strong trends for LTL carriers

The Supply Chain Journal

Missouri trucking company worker gets 6 years for money laundering, fraud. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem. In today’s edition, we highlight second-quarter updates from ArcBest and Saia, a $50 million round of funding for Locus and more.

Wet weekend ahead for truckers in Eastern US

The Supply Chain Journal

Parts of southeastern Missouri and southern Illinois have already seen up to 5 inches of rain and flash flooding Friday morning due to a slow-moving cold front stretching from the Plains all the way to eastern Canada.

Allstates WorldCargo acquires GFE to expand customer footprint

The Supply Chain Journal

GFE also has back-office functions in Missouri and that was helpful to our growth.”.

Achieving Significant Transportation Savings through Improved Demand Forecasting

Logistics Viewpoints

For example, if there is a cold snap in Missouri, there may be enough hours of service capacity to send drivers from Texas to Missouri to meet the increased demand. Pinnacle Propane Delivery to a Farm.

Vessel traffic flowing again on Mississippi River under I-40

The Supply Chain Journal

Almost all grain barges must pass under the de Soto bridge on their way to Gulf of Mexico export facilities near New Orleans after being loaded along the upper Mississippi, Ohio, Illinois and Missouri rivers.

Chassis and labor shortages stymie ocean carriers, Class I railroads

The Supply Chain Journal

Hapag-Lloyd boxes in Kansas City, Missouri, faced dwell times averaging 10.5

Weekend truckers face risk of severe storms

The Supply Chain Journal

Look for scattered areas of intense wind gusts and large hail from far eastern Colorado to western Missouri, southward to Texas. Severe thunderstorms. Thunderstorms will pop up Friday in the Pacific Northwest, the Rockies, the Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic.

Memorial Day weekend storms from Plains to Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

Storms caused flash flooding Friday morning from Springfield, Missouri, to Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Fort Smith, Arkansas. On Memorial Day, storms may spread eastward into Missouri, as well as westward into the Rockies.

Xpress Global Systems acquires LTL Delta Distribution

The Supply Chain Journal

Delta Distribution has been servicing Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Missouri and Michigan since 1997.

Paschall Truck Lines parent acquires dry van carrier TDC

The Supply Chain Journal

Founded in 1985, Joplin, Missouri-based TDC provides regional service in the central U.S., Paschall Truck Lines parent Interstate Personnel Services (IPS) announced Thursday the recent acquisition of dry van carrier Transport Distribution Co. TDC) and a related business.

Truckers facing severe storm threat in heartland

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis and Jefferson City, Missouri; the western suburbs of Chicago; Milwaukee and Madison, Wisconsin; the southern suburbs of Minneapolis-St. Truckers will hit more nasty storms and torrential downpours the next few days from the Plains to the Midwest.

Small Fleet Summit: OOIDA discusses various ‘shortages’

The Supply Chain Journal

He resides in Holden, Missouri. Pugh quit trucking in 2017, moved to Missouri and began working at OOIDA as a regulatory specialist. This fireside chat is part of the FreightWaves Small Fleet & Owner-Operator Summit. FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: OOIDA looks at the new regulatory landscape.

Rail Roundup: UP’s grain transload project, senators’ grade crossing bill

The Supply Chain Journal

In addition, removing crossings will increase the reliability of our rail network and strengthen Missouri’s role as a national transportation hub.”. Union Pacific constructing Chicago-agrea transload facility for agricultural producers.

Flash flood threat looms for truckers in several states

The Supply Chain Journal

The threat for flooding stretches into northwestern Arkansas and the southern portions of Missouri, Illinois, Indiana and Ohio. Intense thunderstorms will continue to drench places from Texas to southern Ohio over the next couple of days.

AASHTO 2019 Annual Meeting, Oct. 5-9


Louis, Missouri. The Ivalua team will be attending the AASHTO 2019 Annual Meeting in St. Come and visit us at Booth 418! Ivalua at AASHTO. The AASHTO Annual Meeting is one of the industry’s most important gatherings of transportation, government and commercial organizations. The Annual Meeting offers transportation executives the opportunity to network and share the latest in industry policies and innovations.

Automating Arrival Notifications with AIS & Artificial Intelligence

Supply Chain Network

Most of us in the major retail, import/export, freight and global transportation businesses are “From Missouri” and like to be shown the proof around major breakthroughs like this. Since the inception of EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) in the early 1970’s logistics professionals have always taken for granted the accuracy of EDI tracking transactions sent for various activities across their global supply chains.

Thanksgiving 2018

Enterra Insights

Minnesota leads the nation in turkey production followed by North Carolina, Arkansas, Indiana, Missouri, and Virginia. As we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner, letting our eyes devour the feast ahead of the actual eating, one of the things for which we should be thankful is the supply chain that brought the bounty to the table. At the original Thanksgiving feast, the pickings were much slimmer and all ingredients were sourced locally.

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Will that be automatic or semi-automatic to manage your supply chain?


It was cold out in Missouri in the middle of winter, but it was a bit of a thrill to do what I’d done as a kid with toy guns. by Christopher Hatcher Years ago when I was in the army, one of the most memorable days of my mostly forgettable BASIC training experience was flipping the switch to automatic. Yes, we’re talking about the M16 rifle standard issue weapon for soldiers.

Borderlands: Embracing tech standards before pandemic benefited manufacturers, survey finds

The Supply Chain Journal

Chesterfield, Missouri-based Bull Moose Tube manufactures welded steel tubing for the construction and transportation industries, as well as other markets. Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis, Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri; Wichita and Topeka, Kansas; Tulsa, Oklahoma; in addition to Texarkana, Tyler and Lufkin, Texas. Oppressive heat and humidity will spread across parts of the Plains and the South over the next two days.

BNSF clears sites in Texas and Montana for industrial development

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the other areas hosting at least one of BNSF’s 29 certified sites are Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota.

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.

Videos & Visions: Of Electrifying the Last Mile for E-Commerce Delivery

Supply Chain Network

We often say that many in the logistics and supply chain industry “Are from Missouri!” As both consumers and governments (with at least one major exception) push hard for carbon reduction, the continued rise of e-commerce and the associated growing need for Last Mile delivery represents a significant problem.

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The Daily Dash: Regional carrier to reach 10 states

The Supply Chain Journal

Regional parcel delivery carrier Lone Star Overnight will expand its coverage area in early September by adding markets in Louisiana and Arkansas and launching service in Illinois, Missouri and Kansas. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem.

How Nuclear Verdicts are Killing the Trucking Business with Quinn Damon

The Logistics of Logistics

Originally from Kansas City, Quinn is a graduate of the University of Missouri where he studied finance. Quinn earned a Bachelor of Science, Finance from the University of Missouri. How Nuclear Verdicts are Killing the Trucking Business with Quinn Damon.

Logistics property update: December 2020


Construction starts on Amazon fulfilment centre in Republic, Missouri. Construction has started on Amazon’s first fulfilment centre In Republic, Missouri. Jaguar Transport acquires Ohio warehousing site. Jaguar Transport has acquired the Marion Industrial Centre in Marion, Ohio.

Transportation TIP List: Week of March 31st, 2019


” Due to the floods, trucking arteries I-29 and I-680 in Iowa , Missouri and Nebraska have been closed for a week, but some are starting to reopen. Transportation TIP List: Week of March 31 st , 2019. With the spring season officially kicked off, we’re hoping that beautiful summer weather is soon to follow!

FreightWaves Classics: Aviation begins; air cargo follows quickly (Part 2)

The Supply Chain Journal

Photo: Kansas City, Missouri Public Library). Yesterday’s FreightWaves article was FreightWaves Classics: Aviation begins; air cargo follows quickly (Part 1). In Part 2, the article continues with the post-World War II era. Post-World War II.

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