BNSF clears sites in Texas and Montana for industrial development

The Supply Chain Journal

BNSF is seeking companies interested in developing on two industrial sites in Texas and Montana, both of which are adjacent to the railroad. The Fort Peck Tribal Industrial Park in Poplar, Montana, consists of 45 acres zoned for heavy industrial use.

Snowstorm heading back to northern Rockies

The Supply Chain Journal

A late-season storm could dump 12 inches of snow or more in parts of Montana and Idaho beginning later Wednesday. Regarding tractor-trailers, the Montana and Idaho Departments of Transportation (DOTs) don’t require drivers to use chains every time it snows. Montana.

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How Montana Colors Australia took control of sales with the B2B eCommerce Store

Unleashed

At Montana Colors Australia, we have a simple aim. The post How Montana Colors Australia took control of sales with the B2B eCommerce Store appeared first on Unleashed Software. Utilising online B2B sales systems is an easy way to drastically reduce the time you spend punching numbers into a computer instead of growing your business.

Customer Story | Linehaul Logistics

Parade

Artificial Intelligence in Missoula, Montana Greg Brown, VP Operations LineHaul Logistics Brown discusses what makes LineHaul Logistics unique, and why Parad.

Elevated wildfire risk sweeping across the West

The Supply Chain Journal

The National Weather Service still has red flag warnings posted for northeastern California, the eastern half of Oregon, much of eastern Washington, all of Idaho, western and northern Wyoming, as well as southern and eastern Montana.

Customer Story | Linehaul Logistics

Parade

[link] Artificial Intelligence in Missoula, Montana. Greg Brown, VP Operations. LineHaul Logistics Brown discusses what makes LineHaul Logistics unique, and why Parade was the perfect partner to help them leverage automation for their brokerage. Customer Stories

Purchasing Manager Gets His Weekends Back

Hybrent

The team at Rocky Mountain Surgical Center in Bozeman, Montana, was looking for a streamlined way to manage their inventory and place orders. “Hybrent Changed Our World!”The

Strong crosswinds for truckers out West

The Supply Chain Journal

A strong frontal boundary Thursday will produce gusty winds across many portions of the West from Montana to Arizona. More specifically, gusts of 55 to 65 mph from the west and southwest will impact truckers from eastern Montana to Wyoming and the northwestern corner of Colorado.

FreightWaves Classics: I-15 runs from southern California through the Intermountain West

The Supply Chain Journal

The highway passes through California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, Idaho and Montana. I-15’s southern terminus is at a junction with I-8 and State Route 15 in San Diego County; its northern terminus is in Sweet Grass, Montana, at the U.S. Interstate 15 in Montana. I-15 in Montana.

The Daily Dash: Trucking insurance gets a boost

The Supply Chain Journal

BNSF clears sites in Texas and Montana for industrial development. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem. In today’s edition, we look at the impact of the highway reauthorization bill, a significant acquisition by DP World and more. The High Five. The U.S.

Former chief tribal judge sentenced in truck driver ticketing scheme

The Supply Chain Journal

The former chief judge for the Northern Cheyenne Tribal Council in Montana was sentenced to six months in prison on Thursday and ordered to pay back nearly $11,000 for her role in an illegal ticketing scheme that targeted commercial truck drivers caught speeding on the reservation.

Severe storm threat keeps trucking through Plains this week

The Supply Chain Journal

Snow may be returning to the Rocky Mountains front in western Montana. There’s an elevated risk of wildfires sparking and spreading in northeastern Montana and much of South Dakota. Check out this baseball sized hail that fell in Snyder just a few moments ago! Picture from Brandi Garza.

Customer Story | Linehaul Logistics

Parade

Artificial Intelligence in Missoula, Montana Greg Brown, VP Operations LineHaul Logistics Brown discusses what makes LineHaul Logistics unique, and why Parad.

Large Western wildfires continue charring millions of acres

The Supply Chain Journal

Highs will range from the mid-90s to 110 degrees, and heat index values could be as high as 110 in the Plains and South, with actual temperatures of 105 to 110 in central and eastern Montana, southern Idaho and eastern Oregon.

Record-breaking heat wave coming to Northwest

The Supply Chain Journal

Highs will soar into the 90s and triple digits from far northern California to Oregon, Washington and Idaho, as well as far northwestern sections of Montana and Nevada.

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Heat wave still scorching Western freight markets

The Supply Chain Journal

Washington, Idaho and Montana. Highs will range from the upper 80s to around 100 degrees Thursday, and possibly Friday, in portions of eastern Washington, northern Idaho and the northern half of Montana. Unseasonable heat will continue to scorch several areas of the West.

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Oregon’s Bootleg fire burning out of control

The Supply Chain Journal

The National Weather Service has red flag warning in place from northeastern California to central Oregon and eastern Washington, as well as from central Idaho to Montana. Officials say the Bootleg fire, the largest wildfire in the country, may not be fully contained until the fall.

Wet weekend ahead for truckers in Eastern US

The Supply Chain Journal

Highs will be climbing into the upper 90s and triple digits in eastern Montana, including the Great Falls, Glasgow and Billings areas, as well as areas in between. Truckers will face a wet weekend from the Mississippi Valley to the East Coast.

Truckers facing severe storm risks across US

The Supply Chain Journal

Gusty winds, large hail and a few isolated tornadoes could impact drivers on the Interstate 25 and 90 corridors from Billings, Montana, to northeastern Wyoming, far northern Nebraska and Rapid City, South Dakota.

What’s the Hold-up with COVID Vaccinations? Don’t Hold Your Breath…a 2021 Prediction

NC State SCRC

But then you have this huge gap in the center of the country – the Dakotas, Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, parts of West Texas – where there isn’t a lot of cold storage capacity. Welcome to 2021!

The Daily Dash: Trucking’s place in electric vehicle expansion

The Supply Chain Journal

The former chief judge for the Northern Cheyenne Tribal Council in Montana was sentenced to six months in prison and ordered to pay back nearly $11,000 for her role in an illegal ticketing scheme that targeted commercial truck drivers caught speeding on the reservation. The High Five.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

The high heat will hit central and eastern Montana, where some wildfires are burning. Oppressive heat and humidity will spread across parts of the Plains and the South over the next two days. For some areas it will be around Tuesday or Wednesday, but in some places it will last both days.

Social Distancing and Making Sales: Tips for B2B companies

Unleashed

For example, Montana Colors AU transformed their business with self-servicing — albeit prior to the outbreak. With quarantines, self-isolation and social distancing measures rolled out across the globe, we’re feeling the social and economic effects of the current pandemic.

Sizzling heat wave continues for truckers out West

The Supply Chain Journal

Other locations in these states, as well as northern Idaho and western Montana, set daily and monthly record highs. Triple-digit heat, possibly record-breaking, will scorch the eastern two-thirds of Montana beginning Thursday, lasting through the Independence Day weekend.

The Strength of the Pack is the Wolf… The Strength of the Wolf is the Pack!

NC State SCRC

Wolves now number about 1,700 in the Western states of Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Oregon and Washington. In a recent article in Supply Chain Navigator , I spend some time discussing the interesting relationship between the introduction of wolves in Yellowstone Park, and the evolution of digital supply chains. When the wolves were all killed off in 1926 due to over-hunting, the elk population erupted, and the larger herds took a heavy toll on the systems’ trees and plants.

Western wildfires heating up jet fuel demand

The Supply Chain Journal

Recent delays at Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (ICAO code: BZN ) were a result of jet fuel demand in part from firefighting aircraft in both Montana and the Pacific Northwest, The Associated Press reported Sunday.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

Montana. When 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? The great news about supply chain compliance is that AB&R® makes it a breeze. It’s one of our top six trends we’re following in 2019, and we have decades of experience in this area.

Flood risk shifting to east of Mississippi River

The Supply Chain Journal

Winds will be strong Thursday from southern Montana into Wyoming, impacting travel on interstates 25, 90 and 94. After repeated rounds of heavy rainfall pounded the south-central U.S. over the past few weeks, the threat will shift northeastward the rest of this week.

Soaking storms for weekend truckers across South

The Supply Chain Journal

Thunderstorms could produce severe wind and large hail Friday and Saturday from eastern Montana to North Dakota and northern portions of Minnesota and Wisconsin. As if parts of the South haven’t had enough rain this spring, more is on the way this weekend.

URM™ Stores Inc. Selects Herlitz Inventory Management to Improve Efficiencies and Increase Profits in its Purchasing Process

Herlitz Inventory Management

It is an American retailers’ cooperative serving independent supermarkets in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. Herlitz Inventory Management deployed its HIMPACT inventory and buying solution to manage over 45,000 SKUs. The solution is scalable and improves forecasting capabilities.

Flood threat persists for truckers in Deep South

The Supply Chain Journal

This would impact drivers mainy in high elevations of western Montana and northern Idaho. Flooding: Westhaven Subdivision in Baton Rouge @NWSNewOrleans pic.twitter.com/U2fiookWPZ — Jesse Gunkel (@JesseGunkel) May 20, 2021.

What’s the Solution to Power Outage Proliferation

USC Consulting Group

These included Alaska (138 minutes), the state with the lowest population density, Arizona (138 minutes), Wyoming (153 minutes), Vermont (172 minutes), and Montana (212 minutes). They happen every year in California and throughout much of the Pacific Northwest: wildfires.

The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

Montana. Montana is vast and contains 58,000,000 acres of farmland used to grow wheat and hay. Shippers with inbound or outbound Montana orders can expect to deal with produce capacity and rate fluctuations around the end of summer through the fall when the wheat crop is harvested.

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Montana. Those shippers with freight in Montana should not expect much difficulty but may want to check with supply chain partners before shipment.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Montana ? . Montana should not expect much difficulty but may want to check with supply chain partners before shipment.?? . As we move into the back half of May, the freight market is starting to show signs of an expedited rebound. . Currently, we are seeing signs of recovery.