This Week in Logistics News (May 9-13, 2016)
MAY 13, 2016
Wal-Mart cuts delivery time for pilot shipping plan (Reuters). Hapag-Lloyd, Five Asian Liners Form New Shipping Alliance (Bloomberg). First, as reported by Reuters, “UPS is backing a start-up using drones in Rwanda to transport life-saving blood supplies and vaccine.” Finally, in more terrestrial news, Walmart is making adjustments to its subscription shipping program.