Lest We Forget

Kinaxis

The only story I ever remember hearing was about the night he thought they were about to be attacked by an enemy ship – only to find out they were preparing to go to war with an iceberg. He had been part of the Normandy invasion, the ship he was stationed on involved in the seaborne attack at Omaha Beach. by Alexa Cheater Today is Remembrance Day (also known as Veterans Day in the US).

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Veterans Day with Gratitude

Supply Chain Nation

My dad went through 13 weeks of basic training, had a short furlough and was shipped to Scotland. On June 3, 1944, they boarded the USS Thomas Jefferson troop ship and spent three days in the English Channel waiting for the bad storms to pass. On June 6 he boarded a Higgins Boat (landing craft), circled for 45 minutes and then proceeded to land on Dog Red Beach part of Omaha Beach in Normandy, France.

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Early winter storms could cause freight schedules to slip

DAT Solutions

It also snowed in Chicago, Omaha, and Kansas City, but nobody gets quite so worked up about that. Major e-commerce providers have promised free shipping on all orders, and some of their delivery commitments are pretty aggressive. It’s snowing at the wrong time and in all the wrong places. That means a lot of freight delivery schedules are going to slip.

The Economy is on a Roll

EFT

Expecting more packages than ever to be shipped and delivered this month, parcel companies are warning buyers to order early. UPS Holiday Shipping Deadlines. Dec 18 – Deadline for 3 Day Select shipments. Dec 22 – Deadline for 2nd Day Air shipments. Dec 23 – Deadline for Next Day Air shipments. . From my point of view, I am optimistic about the coming year as we wrap up a solid 2016 at Wagner Logistics.

Veterans Day with Gratitude

Supply Chain Nation

My dad went through 13 weeks of basic training, had a short furlough and was shipped to Scotland. On June 3, 1944, they boarded the USS Thomas Jefferson troop ship and spent three days in the English Channel waiting for the bad storms to pass. On June 6 he boarded a Higgins Boat (landing craft), circled for 45 minutes and then proceeded to land on Dog Red Beach part of Omaha Beach in Normandy, France.