Kroger and Ocado break ground on Ohio fulfillment centre

EFT

It is being constructed in Monroe, Ohio. Ohio is a premier destination for businesses to grow, and I welcome Kroger and Ocado's decision to choose the Cincinnati region for this exciting project," said Ohio Governor Mike DeWine. This is a state-of-the-art facility that represents the intersection of Ohio's budding tech and food sectors and the next step in advancing Kroger customers' shopping experiences.". The Kroger Co.

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Kroger and Ocado break ground on Ohio fulfillment center

EFT

It is being constructed in Monroe, Ohio. Ohio is a premier destination for businesses to grow, and I welcome Kroger and Ocado's decision to choose the Cincinnati region for this exciting project," said Ohio Governor Mike DeWine. This is a state-of-the-art facility that represents the intersection of Ohio's budding tech and food sectors and the next step in advancing Kroger customers' shopping experiences.". The Kroger Co.

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Monroe, Ohio to host first Kroger and Ocado joint fulfilment centre

EFT

We and our partners at REDI Cincinnati are excited Kroger has chosen Ohio for its first customer fulfilment centre in the United States," said Dana Saucier, JobsOhio vice president and head of economic development. Kroger is committed to helping position Cincinnati and Ohio as a destination for digital and technology talent. We are proud to choose our HQ state of Ohio as the first location for this first-of-its-kind customer fulfilment centre in the U.S.," The Kroger Co.

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Ohio transportation company, 3 trucking affiliates file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

The Supply Chain Journal

An Ohio-based transportation company and three of its trucking company affiliates filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, despite receiving loans through the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio on Monday.

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Agracel Launches Railroad Division with Ohio Short Line Agreement

Supply Chain Brain

Agracel, Inc., a provider of industrial development services to rural communities, has announced the launch of a new affiliate, Agracel Rail Holdings

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Electric Semi Truck Progress and Ohio Clean Transportation Forum

Zipline Logistics

Zipline Logistics had the honor of attending the very first Clean Transportation Forum hosted earlier this month by UpGrade Ohio. The event was held in collaboration with Hocking College and Clean Fuels Ohio and focused on facilitating discussions around cleaner-burning, electric, and fuel cell-based drivetrains, improving fuel economy and fleet efficiency, and implementing cleaner alternative […].

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How To Be An Anti-Racist in SCM

SCM Research

In a recent interview , Terry Esper, a logistics scholar from The Ohio State University, shares his experience with racism and gives us excellent advice. The world is currently watching the shocking cases of police violence in the United States.

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Columbus, Ohio: Strategic Manufacturing and Logistics Site (Infographic)

Zipline Logistics

Ohio has many nicknames—the Buckeye State, the Birthplace of Aviation, the Mother of Presidents—but there’s one you won’t find on any license plates or bumper stickers: Gateway to the World. Ohio is home to more than a dozen intermodal railroad terminals, over 5,000 miles of rail lines, four dedicated air cargo terminals, roughly 760 warehouse […]. The post Columbus, Ohio: Strategic Manufacturing and Logistics Site (Infographic) appeared first on Zipline Logistics.

Watch: Impact of the Western U.S. Megadrought on Food Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Phil Renaud, executive director of The Risk Institute in the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, discusses how the persistent drought in the western U.S.

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Logistics for Middle Market Companies

Kane is Able

Foundation Professor in Business, Professor of Logistics, and Chair of the Department of Marketing & Logistics at the Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University. He is an academic advisory board member to the National Center for the Middle Market located at Ohio State. Noted logistics educator Dr. Thomas J. Goldsby is the Harry T. Mangurian, Jr.

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Last-mile provider lays off more than 300 in Texas

The Supply Chain Journal

The layoff notices were filed with TWC by PEI Ohio, which provided payroll, insurance and other administrative services to Fusion Logistics. Fusion Logistics Inc.

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Supply Chain by the Numbers for March 8, 2019

Supply Chain Digest

An Ohio GM Plant Clodes its Doorsm Chinese firm JD.com is Selling on Google, Recylables Prices in Freefall, Economic Forecasts are Coming in Weak

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Werner reports Q2 revenue of $650M, up 14% year-over-year

The Supply Chain Journal

The ECM group of companies includes regional truckload carriers Cheswick, Pennsylvania-based ECM Transport, which operates a fleet of 450 trucks, and Motor Carrier Service, which has 50 trucks and is headquartered in Northwood, Ohio.

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Watch: Managing Third-Party Risks to Global Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Phil Renaud, executive director of The Risk Institute at The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business, runs down the level of risk to supply chains created by relationships with third parties — and relates how a certain type of third party can help to mitigate it

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Kroger partnering with KNAPP to automate Great Lakes Distribution Center

The Supply Chain Journal

America’s largest grocery retailer, announced Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement with KNAPP , one of the world’s largest innovators in the intelligent automation space, to overhaul its Great Lakes Distribution Center in Delaware, Ohio. Kroger Co.

Manufacturing Keeps Going Strong At Mar-Bal

IQMS

Mar-Bal continues production under the guidelines set forth by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine. The Ohio policy, which was one of the first enacted in the US, recognizes the need for critical manufacturers required to continue operation to supply the state and country during these difficult times.

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Truckers owed hundreds of thousands after glass fabricator, affiliates file bankruptcy

The Supply Chain Journal

of Cleveland, owed more than $62,000; Epes Logistics Services of Greensboro, North Carolina, owed nearly $25,000; and Xpedite Services of Sapulpa, Ohio, owed nearly $11,000.

Planning for a Gas-Fueled Nation

MIT Supply Chain

Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio have become prominent exporters of natural gas, alongside historically productive states such as Texas, Wyoming, and Oklahoma. America’s energy portfolio has undergone drastic changes since the early 2000s. Innovations in drilling technologies have allowed states to tap into large underground shale reserves.

Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Firstly, Pitt Ohio’ s services span across North America. Pitt Ohio’s LTL offers direct LTL delivery through 21 terminals in the mid-atlantic and midwest regions but has coverage through all of North America with the Reliance network. Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Lastly, US Cargo has locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Firstly, Pitt Ohio’ s services span across North America. Pitt Ohio’s LTL offers direct LTL delivery through 21 terminals in the mid-atlantic and midwest regions but has coverage through all of North America with the Reliance network. Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Lastly, US Cargo has locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Introduction.

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Alternatives to UPS and FedEx

The Logistics of Logistics

Firstly, Pitt Ohio’ s services span across North America. Pitt Ohio’s LTL offers direct LTL delivery through 21 terminals in the mid-atlantic and midwest regions but has coverage through all of North America with the Reliance network. Pitt Ohio’s Ground service also specializes in shipping non-conveyable products (e.g., Lastly, US Cargo has locations in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Introduction.

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Why Integrated Supply Chains are More Durable with John Tillison

The Logistics of Logistics

John chose to leave Roadway/YRC in 2010 to join Pitt Ohio Express. John headed up Pitt Ohio’s enterprise solutions group. Why Integrated Supply Chains are More Durable with John Tillison. John Tillison and Joe Lynch discuss why integrated supply chains are more durable. John is the SVP in charge of sales and marketing at A. Duie Pyle, a company that specializes in integrated transportation and warehousing solutions. About John Tillison.

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Travel Bans and Stockpiling Can Cripple the Ebola Response Supply Chain

MIT Supply Chain

Stockpile of personal protective equipment in Ohio (Photo: Ohio Department of Health). Originally posted on Humanitarian@MIT : By Jarrod Goentzel. Fear of an Ebola outbreak in the United States has spurred two key proposals for preventing the spread of this deadly disease: travel bans from West Africa and stockpiling Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

The Daily Dash: Rule changes for windshield cameras?

The Supply Chain Journal

It is the latest blow to the company that plans to begin building battery-powered commercial pickup trucks this fall at a former General Motors plant in the northeast Ohio town from which it took its name. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem.

Werner acquires regional carriers in $142M deal with ECM Transport Group

The Supply Chain Journal

The ECM group of companies includes regional truckload carriers Cheswick, Pennsylvania-based ECM Transport, which operates a fleet of 450 trucks, and Motor Carrier Services of Pennsylvania, which has 50 trucks and is headquartered in Northwood, Ohio.

Biden budget pumps $84 million into Virginia port deepening

The Supply Chain Journal

They pointed out that the port’s reach, when intermodal rail markets are taken into account, extends throughout the mid-Atlantic and into the Midwest and Ohio Valley, which helps the port maintain a balanced portfolio of container and bulk trade.

The 2016 Operations Summit Is Here!

ModusLink Corporation

Today marks the second day of the Operations Summit at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. We’re looking forward to another day of meeting new faces, sitting in on innovative talks and, of course, networking with current and future partners, who make up some of the world’s best and brightest in the global […]. The post The 2016 Operations Summit Is Here! appeared first on ModusLink Global Solutions.

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Locomation marks third anniversary with executed contracts, new facilities, third generation of autonomous trucks, increased investment and expanded staff

The Supply Chain Journal

To accelerate testing of its autonomy technology, Locomation also recently moved into permanent garage space at the Transportation Research Center in East Liberty, Ohio, the nation’s largest independent test track and proving grounds.

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Stormy week ahead for many US truckers

The Supply Chain Journal

The threat for more potential tornadoes Monday, in addition to areas of severe thunderstorm winds and large hail, stretches from the Texas Panhandle to the Ohio Valley. Dicey weather could slow down truckers and supply chains this week across the eastern half the country.

20 Manufacturing Blogs Every Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Distribution, and Logistics Professional Should Read

GlobalTranz

Made In Ohio – A terrific local blog with a focus on Ohio industrial concerns, this site is ideal for seeing how changes in the industry affect the common worker. ( @MADEinOHIOus ). If you are a regular reader of the Cerasis blog, you know our goal is to educate and inform those in the manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, logistics, and transportation space with best practices, trends, and industry news so that we can create a community of people.

Aramex to buy 25% stake in WS One Investment

Logistics Middle East

WS One Investment provides cross-border mailbox consolidation services with operations out of Ohio in the United States

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Trends—November 2013

Inbound Logistics

Regulatory compliance is top supply chain challenge for healthcare executives; Ohio’s transportation funding plan pays dividends with bridge repair program; GM saves $40 million a year by co-locating stamping and assembly facilities; Collaboration is the key to sustained procurement savings; U.S.

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Academic Positions in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

A premium resource, dedicated to academic positions in logistics, is the Academic Hiring Survey (pdf), provided by The Ohio State University. Are you considering an academic career in supply chain management? Akadeus offers an interesting collection of open positions in business schools worldwide.

Winter Alert: Winter Weather Conditions Developing Across Much of the US

GlobalTranz

UPDATE: 02.15.21. According to weather.com, “more than 2 million Texas homes and businesses were without power Monday morning as record-breaking cold and Winter Storm Uri extended an icy grip across the central United States.” Winter weather continues to impact multiple U.S.

Supply Chain Basics with Jason Miller

The Logistics of Logistics

Jason Miller (PhD The Ohio State University) is a tenured Associate Professor of Logistics and the John D. Supply Chain Basics with Jason Miller. Jason Miller and Joe Lynch discuss supply chain basics.