Drivers needed to transport nuclear weapons across US

The Supply Chain Journal

The Department of National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) is seeking drivers based in Amarillo, Texas, and Albuquerque, New Mexico, to transport nuclear weapons and other materials across the country. New report sheds light on USMCA impact on cross-border trade.

The Daily Dash: Ex-Pilot president wants new judge for retrial

The Supply Chain Journal

In today’s edition, we highlight new trial developments for the former Pilot president, a dangerous-sounding job description and more. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem.

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‘Hemispheric globalization’ could boost El Paso trade

The Supply Chain Journal

FreightWaves recently chatted with Jon Barela, CEO of the Borderplex Alliance , about the port of El Paso’s role in global trade and how the city can continue to capitalize on its location along the United States-Mexico border. Mexico trade?

‘Hemispheric globalization’ could boost El Paso trade

The Supply Chain Journal

FreightWaves recently chatted with Jon Barela, CEO of the Borderplex Alliance , about the port of El Paso’s role in global trade and how the city can continue to capitalize on its location along the United States-Mexico border. Mexico trade?

Severe storm threat keeps trucking through Plains this week

The Supply Chain Journal

Severe storms slammed the nation’s heartland over the weekend from Texas and New Mexico to Colorado, Utah and the Central Plains. Check out this baseball sized hail that fell in Snyder just a few moments ago! Picture from Brandi Garza.

Halloween Candy – A Scary Supply Chain Planning Problem

Logility

In the interactive “ Top Halloween Candy by State ” map, CandyStore.com shows my beloved candy corn is the favorite candy for trick-or-treaters in Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Iowa, Michigan and Alabama. I admit, I love to eat Halloween candy as much as most grade school children (maybe more). My favorite: candy corn of course! What’s not to like about candy that is sugar mixed with more sugar!

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. An article in the New York Times also emphasized the burnout rates of testing lab people.

Meet Graham – The Road Warrior from Down Under

The Network Effect

NPR) The biggest rises in traffic deaths were in: Oregon +27% Georgia +22% Florida +18% Some states saw a decline in traffic deaths: New Mexico -20% Kansas -7% New Jersey […]. In 2015 38,300 people were killed on U.S. roads, and 4.4 million were seriously injured, meaning 2015 likely was the deadliest driving year since 2008.

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7 Ways to Create Perfect Agile Supply Chain Machine

Supply Chain Opz

Monitoring world economy and try to identify new supply bases and market will ensure that company is one step ahead of its competition (5) Develop Collaborative Relationship : Lee suggested that company that provide suppliers and customers with proprietary tools and market information will cope with changes more quickly and accurately (6) Specify Roles And Responsibilities : companies that implement lean manufacturing concept are familiar with this principle very well.

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Self-driving truck company TuSimple wins USPS contract

EFT

TuSimple will run a series of its self-driving trucks for 22 hours each, which includes overnight driving, along the I-10, I-20 and I-30 corridors to make the trip through Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. TuSimple has won a contract with the United States Postal Service (USPS) to perform five round trips, for a two-week pilot, hauling USPS trailers more than 1,000 miles between the Postal Service's Phoenix, Arizona and Dallas, Texas distribution centres.

Late-season snow to hit Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

A weak storm is forecast to develop along the New England coast through Friday, which will bring rain to coastal areas and anywhere from 4 to 10 inches of snow to inland regions. Be prepared for heavy rain and strong winds along the East Coast from northern New Jersey to Maine.

Truckers facing severe storm threat in heartland

The Supply Chain Journal

The risk for severe storms diminishes Saturday but could pop up in isolated spots from eastern New Mexico and northern Texas all the way to Michigan. Truckers will hit more nasty storms and torrential downpours the next few days from the Plains to the Midwest.

Most dangerous highway stretches for US truckers

The Supply Chain Journal

This 490-mile-long highway segment starts near Colorado’s border with New Mexico and ends near the Colorado-Kansas border. These are the top five most dangerous highway stretches in the U.S.,

Strong crosswinds for truckers out West

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes western Colorado, most of Utah, northwestern New Mexico and northern Arizona. Gusts could exceed 40 mph in some places, increasing the odds of new and existing fires spreading quickly.

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

It has also partnered with Sunline Express for extended service in New York City. Lone Star Overnight primarily ships to Texas, Oklahoma, western Louisiana, and southern New Mexico, although it also ships to California and Mexico through its shipping partnerships. Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

It has also partnered with Sunline Express for extended service in New York City. Lone Star Overnight primarily ships to Texas, Oklahoma, western Louisiana, and southern New Mexico, although it also ships to California and Mexico through its shipping partnerships. Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers.

Ohio 100

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

It has also partnered with Sunline Express for extended service in New York City. Lone Star Overnight primarily ships to Texas, Oklahoma, western Louisiana, and southern New Mexico, although it also ships to California and Mexico through its shipping partnerships. Introduction. Although UPS and Fedex may seem like the best options due to their prevalence, it’s important to look into alternative small parcel carriers.

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The need to know

EFT

New post-Brexit trade restrictions have pushed up the cost of parts and raw materials for two thirds of small British manufacturers surveyed last month, and a majority reported some level of disruption. The need to know from Reuters’ global network of journalists.

Stormy week ahead for truckers in eastern half of US

The Supply Chain Journal

Elevated fire danger continues across western Texas, eastern New Mexico, southeastern Colorado, southwestern Kansas and the Oklahoma Panhandle. It’s no surprise that potential severe thunderstorms will soon return to the Plains and the Mississippi Valley.

Memorial Day weekend storms from Plains to Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

By Saturday night or Sunday, the first in a series of thunderstorm rounds could return to the Plains, from Texas and New Mexico to Colorado and Nebraska.

Is Mexico the World's Next Manufacturing Hub?

Elementum

Mexico may become the global manufacturing nerve center if the country plays its cards right. According to Deloitte’s 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index, Mexico ranks number eight out of 40 countries including Canada, Sweden, and Vietnam. are among the reasons Ford, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler produce some of their vehicles in Mexico, with Ford to double its production starting 2018 via a new plant in San Luis Potosi.

Connecticut to enact highway fee for trucks

The Supply Chain Journal

According to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), four states — Kentucky, New Mexico, New York and Oregon — are levying some form of vehicle-miles-traveled (VMT) fee on commercial trucks. Connecticut Gov.

Howard Energy expanding diesel terminal along Texas Gulf Coast

The Supply Chain Journal

San Antonio-based Howard Energy Partners operates natural gas and oil transportation pipelines and plants, storage terminals, deep-water dock and terminal facilities, and transloading facilities in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Monterrey, Mexico.

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Heat wave coming for truckers in Southwest

The Supply Chain Journal

High temperatures and heat index values will exceed 100 degrees from Tulsa and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to Wichita Falls, Abilene and Midland-Odessa, Texas, as well as Roswell, New Mexico.

Doing Business in Malaysia

QAD

The country is slightly larger than the US state of New Mexico, with terrain that rises from coastal plains to hills and mountains. Malaysia became an independent nation, the Federation of Malaya, in 1957.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

Be sure to check out this case study to read how we helped a major healthcare company implement a new UDI labeling process for medical devices. New technology and processes will likely need to be implemented, and what’s more, your staff will need to be on board and fully trained with these new changes. New Hampsire. New Jersey. New Mexico. New York. When you hear the word compliance , what’s the first thing that comes to mind?

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Warehouses in New York and New Jersey are reopening in the next 30 days. Rates will likely fluctuate week to week for outbound New Jersey and New York depending on capacity and demand. Outbound freight to New Jersey is almost non-existent. New Hampshire.

Trends and Predictions 2020: Blockchain

Enterra Insights

… Blockchain offers new hope for IoT security for several reasons. But Wyoming’s blockchain work didn’t go unnoticed as Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona are also looking into similar legislative work.” Chris Broderson, Deloitte Americas Blockchain Lab lead, told Casey, “Blockchain appears to be entering a new era of wider, more practical adoption.” One of the most hyped cutting-edge technologies is blockchain (aka distributed ledger) technology.

All The Supply Chain News You Need To Know 4/22 - 4/26

Freight Plus

Funds originally allotted to Brazos Yard – UP’s largest investment in a single facility since its founding – will be redirected toward extensions in its Sunset route and a block-swap yard in New Mexico. Like America’s most recent threat to tariff European signature products like wine and cheese, the EU’s new tariff will take aim at American signatures like tractors and ketchup.

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

The Supply Chain Journal

I-10 travels through eight states including (from west to east): California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. New Mexico – 164.27 Crossing the Peloncillo Mountains, I-10 enters New Mexico.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Even New York has taken steps to reopen portions of the state that have been less affected by the virus than N YC. . Warehouses in New Jersey and New York are reopening in the next 10-20 days and we expect to see an increase in outbound volume as a result. .

Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Warehouses in New Jersey and New York are reopening in the next 30 days. We expect outbound rates from New Jersey and New York to fluctuate in response to these reopenings. . New Hampshire . New Hampshire Gov. New Jersey . New Mexico .

This Week in Logistics News (October 29 – November 2, 2018)

Talking Logistics

I’m in beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico this morning. I’ll share some photos and highlights next week, either of the ride or my new Personal Oxygen Device. Instacart’s new $7 billion valuation is a bet on the future of grocery delivery (recode). DeliveryCircle Launches New SaaS Platform for Same-day, Last Mile Delivery. As you read this, I’ll be doing a short tune-up ride in preparation for tomorrow’s JDRF Ride to Cure cycling event.

Record heat keeps trucking across the West

The Supply Chain Journal

Since Saturday, record highs in the 90s and triple digits have been set in cities large and small in California, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Nevada. Record heat continues to scorch the West in areas where drought is widespread and wildfires are burning.

Record-breaking heat wave this week for truckers in the West

The Supply Chain Journal

The NWS has also posted these alerts for most of Nevada, Utah and Arizona, as well as the western half of New Mexico. A brutal heat wave that began over the weekend will spread across more Western states all week long.