Top Warehouses in North America 2013

The Logistics of Logistics

The top warehouses in North America were recently profiled in a great article by the fine folks at Modern Material Handling. Top Warehouses in North America. The post Top Warehouses in North America 2013 appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics. Warehousing Top 20 3PL warehouses top 20 warehouses top 20 warehouses in North America top 20 warehouses in US top warehouses warehouse 3pl top characteristics

North America supply chain reshoring will not happen, report says

The Supply Chain Journal

The conclusion goes against the widely held belief that businesses selling into North American markets would shift their supply chains from Asia in an effort to counter the massive and continuing supply chain disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Worst Supply Chain in North America

Logistics Viewpoints

I’ve been doing some research on the unconventional oil supply chain. Unconventional oil includes crude oil from shale and oil sands. I’ve talked to over 20 oil executives and experts about the inbound supply chain that supports oil well production. This is part of the supply chain that the oil industry refers to as “upstream.” […]. Petroleum Industry Supply Chain Planning

Freight rail electrification can exist in North America — the question is where

The Supply Chain Journal

FreightWaves recently chatted with Daniel Simounet, vice president of the transportation sector for Hitachi ABB Power Grids , about whether it’s possible to electrify the freight rail system in North America.

North America’s Top Distribution Hubs

NFI Industries

Each distribution hub in North America is unique in more than their location, but also the logistics opportunities that lie in each area. As speed and demand to market continue to play a role in distribution decisions, many shippers are evaluating which distribution locations would be ideal. They all have one thing in common, they. READ MORE. Distribution Supply Chain 3pl Global Urban Hubs Warehousing

Will Trucking Challenges Transform JITS in North America?

QAD

Trucking Challenges in North America. While the challenge may be looming globally, the North American automotive manufacturing base may be more inclined to try and dilute their just-in-time-sequence (JITS) supply loops. But why just in North America? North American manufacturing, on the other hand, does not face the same cost barriers, for additional floor space to build a warehouse extension.

FreightWaves Classics: Port of Chicago billed as the “greatest intermodal facility in North America”

The Supply Chain Journal

As indicated in the article’s headline, the Port of Chicago bills itself as the “greatest intermodal facility in North America” through its marine, rail and highway connections. It is the only port that is used by six of the seven North American Class I railroads. Overview.

Truckstop.com and Chainalytics Team Up to Unleash North America’s Largest Freight Rate Database

CHAINalytics

The partnership between industry data giants will combine Chainalytics’ market intelligence products with Truckstop.com’s rates data to provide increased visibility into contract and spot rates in North America.

ToolsGroup Names David Barton General Manager of North America

ToolsGroup

BOSTON (May 13, 2019) – ToolsGroup, a global leader in supply chain planning software, announced today that David Barton has joined ToolsGroup as the new general manager of North America. Barton succeeds Patrick Smith, who served as managing director for North America from 2011 to February 2019. Barton’s appointment comes at a time of rapid expansion for ToolsGroup, with double-digit growth of its North American business in 2018.

RELEX Solutions Names Richard Daw Vice President Sales, North America

RELEX Solutions

office as Vice President Sales, North America, to help drive RELEX’s continued expansion in the region. where he generated significant growth by serving leading retailers in Europe and North America. Richard is a strong addition to our sales team,” says RELEX’s President, North America Michael Falck. “He The post RELEX Solutions Names Richard Daw Vice President Sales, North America appeared first on RELEX Solutions. Read PDF.

Truck Talk: There’s a grant for that edition

The Supply Chain Journal

Alec Cervenka, whose title is EV grant and technical adviser, moderated a panel at the Move America mobility conference in Austin, Texas, this week. Daimler Trucks North America has an in-house person to oversee and a contract group specializing in offering grant-writing assistance.

April Class 8 truck orders: Too much of a good thing?

The Supply Chain Journal

Daimler Trucks North America is taking rolling downtime at plants in North Carolina and Mexico. Volvo Truck North America resumed production Monday after the UAW called off a 13-day strike last Friday.

Mid-Market CPG in North America

Solvoyo

The post Mid-Market CPG in North America appeared first on Solvoyo. Digital Transformation for End-to-End Planning & Collaboration The CPG company used our digital platform with end-to-end planning and analytics capabilities in order to increase its OTIF levels.

Watch: Why Production Won’t Be Coming Back to North America Anytime Soon

Supply Chain Brain

Andrew Viteritti, commerce and regulations lead with The Economist Intelligence Unit, shares the conclusions of a recent whitepaper that predicts no major shift of manufacturing from Asia to North America over the next four years

Amazon Fuels North America’s Most Severe Warehouse Shortage

Supply Chain Brain

Finding warehouse space around Toronto has never been harder, and the e-commerce fueled shortage is disrupting businesses and threatening the broader economy

Bristlecone’s IoE solutions enables connected assets in supply chain operations for Mahindra North America (MUSA)

Bristlecone

The post Bristlecone’s IoE solutions enables connected assets in supply chain operations for Mahindra North America (MUSA) appeared first on Bristlecone.

Supply Chain News on The State of the Big Box Distribution Center Market in North America

Supply Chain Digest

Now More than 11,000 DCs over 200,000 Square Feet in Top 22 Markets

Volvo expects up to a month of chip shortage downtime

The Supply Chain Journal

Ironically, a strike by 2,900 workers at Volvo’s only manufacturing plant in North America could help the company move chips to other plants and forestall downtime. In North America, orders soared 369% to 22,215 versus 4,732 in the year-ago period.

US rail traffic growth slows in July

The Supply Chain Journal

rail traffic growth moderating in July, second-quarter 2021 data from the Intermodal Association of North America reflects sizable year-over-year volume gains brought about by comparing this year with the COVID-19 pandemic-induced volume trough in the second quarter of 2020. .

Truck Talk: Sound off edition

The Supply Chain Journal

Brett Pope, director of Electric Vehicles for Volvo Trucks North America. Autonomous Vehicles News Newsletters Technology Truck Talk Daimler Trucks North America Electric trucks Hyliion Holdings Kodiak Robotics Lordstown Motors Corp.

Supplier Diversity Moves up the Corporate Agenda – but Europe Lags behind North America

Jaggaer

The post Supplier Diversity Moves up the Corporate Agenda – but Europe Lags behind North America appeared first on JAGGAER. Press Release

Truck Talk: Risky business edition

The Supply Chain Journal

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) took care of its own engine needs and in the process edged out Cummins Inc. The United Auto Workers’ strikes at Volvo Truck North America (VTNA) in April and June took a toll on sales in July, according to WardsAuto.

FreightCenter Customer Spotlight: Human Solutions of North America

Freight Center

That’s the machine Human Solutions of North America has been selling and shipping for years. Learn more about Human Solutions of North America in today’s FreightCenter customer spotlight. You know those 3D body scanners you go through at the airport?

Semi tough: Tesla electric Class 8 truck leader departs company

The Supply Chain Journal

Guillen, a former Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) executive, joined Tesla in 2010 as Model S program director and was one of the longest-serving Tesla executives. Electric Trucks News Trucking Daimler Trucks North America Nikola Corp.

Western Star births little brother for 49X vocational truck

The Supply Chain Journal

The move signals Daimler Trucks’ commitment to building the brand’s tough-task vocational trucks in North America as it becomes a stand-alone company later this year. Samantha Parlier, Daimler trucks north america vice president of vocational market development.

Truck Talk: Delayed gratification edition

The Supply Chain Journal

Daimler Trucks North America has added eight SelecTrucks used truck locations so far in 2021. Photo Daimler Trucks North America). Electric Trucks News Newsletters Truck Talk Trucking ACT Research Daimler Trucks North America Gartner Inc.

Bus and battery maker Proterra exits SPAC with $640M payout

The Supply Chain Journal

But Proterra is also a Tier 1 supplier to eight commercial vehicle companies including Daimler Trucks North America and Komatsu, the Japan-based construction, mining, forestry and military equipment maker. Electric bus and battery maker Proterra Inc.

Fall in May Class 8 truck orders masks underlying demand

The Supply Chain Journal

Market sales leader Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) said the robust market reflects a strengthening economy. Equipment News Top Stories Trucking ACT Research Class 8 truck orders Daimler Trucks North America FTR Transportation Intelligence order backlog Supply chain disruption

Daimler Trucks is short of workers across the board, CEO says

The Supply Chain Journal

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is short of all of them, exemplifying how hard it is to keep up with a hot economy following a pandemic, recently named CEO John O’Leary said. “It’s NASDAQ: PCAR ), Daimler’s main rival for North American market share. Production workers.

The state of electric trucks — Transmission

The Supply Chain Journal

AIT’s automotive logistics professionals are the experts at developing resilient, scalable solutions for OEM and Tier 1 supply chains across Asia, Europe, and North America. Blanco welcomes Rakesh Aneja, head of eMobility for Daimler Trucks North America.

Averitt Expands North America Services With Laredo Distribution Center

Supply Chain Brain

Averitt Express has expanded its facility in Laredo, TX with the addition of 35,000-sq.-ft ft of distribution and fulfillment space

Truck Talk: Tasty leftovers edition

The Supply Chain Journal

Heavy-duty startup panel (L-R): Patrick Duan, BYD North America; Gilbert Passin, Wrightspeed; Pablo Koziner, Nikola; Craig Knight, Hyzon Motors; and Thomas Healy, Hyliion Holdings. Photo: Electrify America). Volvo Trucks North America

Congratulations to 15 JDA Customers for Being Named to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third Party Logistics, North America

BlueYonder

We’d like to congratulate the 15 JDA customers for being named to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third Party Logistics, North America, which you can view here. The post Congratulations to 15 JDA Customers for Being Named to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Third Party Logistics, North America appeared first on Supply Chain Nation Blog.

A Tipping Point?

Supply Chain Shaman

The merged company will be the third largest food and beverage company in North America and the fifth in the world. The goal is to drive organic growth in North American and global expansion by combining Kraft’s brands with Heinz’s international platform. For the larger supply chain (the larger freight infrastructure of the North American market), I worry. Expect Major Shifts in the North American Transportation Market.

Cross Border eCommerce – Key to Successful Entry in North America

Vinculum

When seller brands dream of penetrating the international e-commerce markets, they usually picture North America – and they have justifiable reasons for this: As of 2018, the average revenue per online shopper is the highest for the United States.