15-minute grocery delivery is real – and in New York, it’s free

The Supply Chain Journal

Residents of select New York City neighborhoods may feel like they are dreaming, but 15-minute grocery delivery has arrived. Bringg’s collaboration with Uber opens new doors for e-commerce.

SmartHop hires Uber alum Liu, opens New York, Colombia offices

The Supply Chain Journal

Following a $12 million funding round announced in February, SmartHop is moving forward quickly with new hires and expansion of its services. Liu is the first employee in the company’s new New York City office. The new funding round brings SmartHop’s total funding to $16.5

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FreightWaves Classics: Connecting Staten Island to the rest of New York

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Four of the five boroughs of New York City are islands or are connected to an island. The Bronx is the only borough that is connected to New York State’s mainland. New York’s bridges are of many lengths and types. Photo: New York State Senate).

Check Call: From Mexico to New York

The Supply Chain Journal

The new waybill regulations add more requirements and paperwork for anything shipping across the country. These new regulations are applied to any commodity being shipped through Mexico. Image: Jim Allen/FreightWaves. Got a BOL?

A Recruiter’s Guide To Hiring In 2021

With vaccination rates rising, consumers spending more money, and people returning to offices, the job market is going through a period of unprecedented adjustment. As the New York Times observed, “It’s a weird moment for the American economy.” And recruiting professionals are caught in the middle. To make the most of this disruption, you need to understand the economic drivers, develop a strong strategy for unearthing valuable talent, and use the latest tech tools to get the job done. Read this guide to get your recruiting practice ready to thrive in the new normal.

Insights from New York City’s Procurement Transformation

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New York City & State of Arizona

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Food delivery companies in NYC face permanent commission cap

The Supply Chain Journal

The New York City Council approved a cap on the commissions they can take from partnering restaurants. New York City isn’t the first domino to fall, and it almost certainly won’t be the last. The gig economy is slowly but steadily becoming a nationwide battleground.

Modernizing Procurement At City Of New York

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Ocean freight shipping exchange Nyshex nets $15M in latest round

The Supply Chain Journal

Facilitator of two-way committed ocean contracts New York Shipping Exchange (Nyshex) announced Wednesday it has raised $15 million in a recent funding round. The round was led by NewRoad Capital Partners and included Collate Capital, Blumberg Capital and the New York Angels.

Less than Truckload Freight Rates: New York, NY

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Shipping pallets from or to New York? Check out our new freight rates, from major cities in the USA and Canada, to New York, or vice versa. All the rates are for 1 pallet, 48” by 48” by 48”, 500 lbs, class 100 : From March Air Reserve Base CA to New York NY.

Ida dumps deadly flooding rain on Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

The governors of New York and New Jersey declared states of emergency late Wednesday as record-breaking rainfall from Ida’s remnants led to major flooding. The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a flash flood emergency in New York City. New Jersey: 61,511. •

AxleHire Expands Last-Mile Delivery Services Into New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania  

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AxleHire, a last-mile delivery provider, today announced its most significant East Coast expansion with new last-mile delivery services for New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania

Seroka honored for ‘unwavering leadership throughout the pandemic’

The Supply Chain Journal

6 at the Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel in New Jersey. Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka has been named the recipient of the Containerization & Intermodal Institute’s (CII) 2021 Connie Award. “As

Ida death toll rises in Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

N Union Ave at Forest Ave in Cranford, New Jersey #njwx pic.twitter.com/rhGZoEupvm — Andy Mattison (@MattisonAve12) September 2, 2021. At least 23 people died in New Jersey, Gov. At least 13 people were killed in New York City, according to police reports.

Oregon’s Bootleg fire now as big as New York City

The Supply Chain Journal

The Bootleg fire in southern Oregon has been burning since early July and now covers a little more than 300,000 acres — the size of New York City. This means they will produce lightning, which could spark new fires, but not much rain.

Global Supply Chain News on New York Times on Global Shipping Chaos

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Soaring Demand, Containers in the Wrong Place, COVID19 Labor Impacts and More

Going farther: Nikola claims superior Class 8 electric driving range

The Supply Chain Journal

Truck Talk is new every Friday. Related articles: Nikola restates stock warrants following new SEC guidance. District Court of the Southern District of New YorkNikola Corp.

Going farther: Nikola claims superior Class 8 electric driving range

The Supply Chain Journal

Truck Talk is new every Friday. Related articles: Nikola restates stock warrants following new SEC guidance. District Court of the Southern District of New YorkNikola Corp.

Supply Chain News on US Must Revive Manufacturing Might, New York Times OpEd Says

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National Security, the Economy and Good Jobs are at Stake

FreightWaves Classics/Extra: 20 years after 9/11, recounting more stories of heroism

The Supply Chain Journal

The New York City Fire Department (FDNY) had retired the fireboat John J. She served the FDNY and the City of New York until her retirement in 1995. The 9/11 “boatlift” seen from the New York harbor.

NYC legislation establishes minimum payment per trip for delivery drivers

The Supply Chain Journal

New York City is quickly becoming one of the front lines in the battle for gig worker protections. But New York City officials are trying to limit food delivery’s bite of the Big Apple by firing back yet again. New York City’s minimum wage is $15 an hour for employees.

See a Live Demo at the NRF Big Show in New York

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WEBINAR: Procurement Key Issues 2019 with The Hackett Group, 26th March 2019, New York 11:00am / London 4:00pm / Paris 5:00pm

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4 Features of an Improving Supply Chain

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Technology could improve New York’s taxi system. The new technology enabled IT departments to collect immense amounts of data about assembly line operation, but they could not see beyond these new databases. Promote integration and cooperation In Manhattan, New York City, USA, there are about 13,000 official medallion taxis. Yet New York City is increasing the number of taxis by 2000 cabs.

Diandra Hayban: Keeping New York City Prepared

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Profile of Diandra Hayban, Logistics Shelter Support Program Manager, NYC Emergency Management

California congestion nears new high, East Coast gridlock worsens

The Supply Chain Journal

Port congestion is simultaneously building along the East Coast, with anchorage numbers off Georgia well into the double digits and, for the first time this year, a growing queue offshore of the Port of New York and New Jersey. That’s a new record.

Modernizing Procurement At City Of New York

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Mack gets down and dirty with NYC garbage truck order

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Mack Trucks is putting its LR Electric refuse hauler to wider use in New York’s boroughs with an order of seven of the near-silent and emission-free trucks. The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) order is the first Mack has publicly announced.

What can frustrated ocean shippers do? — The Stockout

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Staten Island Ferry construction christens Florida’s newest shipyard

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Two new Ollis-class, New York City-bound ferries are nearing completion at Eastern Shipbuilding Group Inc.’s Joe for final outfitting and testing of commercial new construction vessels and topside repairs.

15-minute grocery delivery firm Jokr launches in 3 more NYC boroughs

The Supply Chain Journal

Jokr, the 15-minute grocery delivery firm that launched in June in three New York City boroughs, is expanding to three additional locations. The firm is adding new hub locations in the added boroughs, expanding its total addressable market opportunity by 80% in the region.

Urb-E, Tortoise to partner with AxleHire on zero-emission delivery pilots

The Supply Chain Journal

Already proving the concept can work since its launch in New York City earlier this year, the company on Thursday announced a nationwide pilot with AxleHire. “We’ve The pilot with Tortoise will take place in Los Angeles and Urb-E will work with AxleHire in New York City.

Food delivery companies sue NYC over commission caps

The Supply Chain Journal

DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats provider Uber Technologies are suing New York City over its recent measure that capped the commission that the apps could charge restaurants at 15%, a figure that was previously as high as 30%.

Land CMA CGM Marco Polo tour with ‘most beautiful’ photos

The Supply Chain Journal

The Marco Polo’s first stop was the Port of Halifax in Nova Scotia on May 17, followed by the Port of New York and New Jersey last Thursday and Port of Virginia on Sunday.