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. When crops are moved at high volume, available capacity is diminished as carriers devote a sizable portion of their fleets to produce season transportation. How Produce Season Transportation Affects Rates and Capacity – State by State.

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 […]. Auto Automobile Transportation Australia automotive Graham road safety transportationIn 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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This Week in Logistics News (October 1-5, 2018)

Talking Logistics

This year’s ride will be in Santa Fe, New Mexico. E2open Acquires Transportation Management Systems Provider Cloud Logistics. project44 Extends Advanced Visibility Platform with New Truckload Capabilities. Like I wrote earlier this week, there is always something new to talk about in the transportation management systems (TMS) market. Cloud Logistics was founded in 2011, so it’s a relatively new solution provider compared to the rest.

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. So not only is there a dry ice shortage, but transporting this stuff also has its challenges.

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?

This Week in Logistics News (November 5-9, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Our Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure Team raised $58,706 this season — a new record! XPO Logistics Announces Four New Technology Initiatives for Less-Than-Truckload Optimization. project44 Announces Multimodal Integration with Oracle Transportation Management. Elemica Introduces New Benefits to its Digital Supply Network and Supply Chain Solutions for Improving Customer Experience and Digitization. enVista Joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance.

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.

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. It has 116,169 km of paved roadways, so overland transport of goods is simple.

Billion Dollar Port Plan Brings Mega-Retailer To Mexico

Elementum

Walmart Explores Mexico’s Supply Chain. Over the last several months, Walmart— the world's largest retailer— has slowly been increasing the share of products it imports through Mexico, a move that many other retailers have been reluctant to make for decades. Mexico’s ports have long been considered North America’s least attractive option for retailers looking to import goods to the continent. Despite these drawbacks, Walmart is continuing to bank on Mexico’s supply chain.

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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. Transportation could be impacted in Illinois. Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa. New Hampshire. New Hampshire Gov. New Jersey. 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. . Transportation?could Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa.?? . New Hampshire ? . New Hampshire Gov. New Jersey? ? . New Mexico ? .

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. . However, the new order has a few modifications and allows for retail and other non-essential businesses to begin reopening on May 4. . Vendors should not expect much transportation disruption in Iowa. . New Hampshire . New Hampshire Gov. New Jersey .

Overtime Rules Face Challenges in Courts and Congress

DAT Solutions

New overtime rules set to take effect on December 1 are being challenged on multiple fronts. Recently, 21 states filed a lawsuit in Texas to stop implementation of the new rules, and the U.S. NEW OVERTIME RULES. Department of Labor's new overtime rules that take effect Dec. 4 Ways the New Overtime Rule Hits Trucking Companies. New Overtime Rules "A Slap in the Face" to Freight Brokers. The new overtime rules will certainly affect the trucking industry.

Nestlé Posts Strong Performance During Pandemic

Enterra Insights

Emma Grey Ellis ( @EmmaGreyEllis ) reports, “All over the country, from New York to Wisconsin and North Carolina to Colorado and New Mexico, animal shelters are reporting massive upswings in the numbers of animals they’ve been able to adopt out or place in foster homes. Anyone following the stock market knows the roller coaster ride it has taken since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

3 Important Freight Shipping Issues You Need to Know

Freight Center

Of those four, we’ve dedicated one article to an in-depth discussion of Transportation Infrastructure, Congestion and Funding. Based on survey data, the ATRI recommends to “[i]dentify strategic locations on the National Freight Network for new or expanded parking ….” This strategy includes re-opening closed parking facilities and building new parking facilities. Steps must be taken now to train a new generation of drivers.

Will Quantum Computers Provide a Quantum Leap in Computing?

Enterra Insights

Every week Beckett was transported into the body of a different person facing a life challenge he had to overcome before moving on to the next body. Researchers hope to take advantage of those weird characteristics to develop a new type of computer — a quantum computer. While conventional computing scales linearly, QC scales exponentially when adding new bits. Back in the late 1980s and early 1990s, Scott Bakula starred in a television show entitled “Quantum Leap.”

This Week in Logistics News (June 25-29, 2018)

Talking Logistics

I’ve started to ramp up my training for our Logistics Leaders for Type 1 Diabetes Cure team ride in support of JDRF, which will be in Santa Fe, New Mexico on November 3, 2018. The latest example is Descartes’ acquisition of Velocity Mail, “an electronic transportation network that provides global air carriers with mail and parcel shipment scanning and tracking solutions.” Song of the Week: “Brand New Day” by Trevor Hall.

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. The cities of Baton Rouge and New Orleans see a significant amount of traffic back and forth. New Hampshire. New Hampshire is home to many roads, railways and ports, making it an affordable state for freight shipping. New Jersey. New Mexico.

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. The cities of Baton Rouge and New Orleans see a significant amount of traffic back and forth. New Hampshire. New Hampshire is home to many roads, railways and ports, making it an affordable state for freight shipping. New Jersey. New Mexico.

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. The cities of Baton Rouge and New Orleans see a significant amount of traffic back and forth. New Hampshire. New Hampshire is home to many roads, railways and ports, making it an affordable state for freight shipping. New Jersey. New Mexico.