South Carolina Ports Authority boasts record 2021 fiscal year

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports Authority celebrated a banner year for its Port of Charleston complex. South Carolina wins with wine and peanuts. The port system handled a record 2.55 million TEUs in its fiscal year that ended on June 30, a 9.6%

ILA lawsuit throttles South Carolina container terminal traffic

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It is unclear whether ocean carriers will avoid a newly opened container terminal in South Carolina until a labor dispute is cleared up. The USMX is named in both the South Carolina and ILA cases. ILA sues for $200M over nonunion labor in South Carolina.

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South Carolina wins with wine and peanuts

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports Authority (SC Ports) this week is celebrating two new projects that will take advantage of the export market through the Port of Charleston. . Our team is proud that our efficient operations will directly benefit farmers throughout the Carolinas.”.

ILA sues for $200M over nonunion labor in South Carolina

The Supply Chain Journal

Leatherman Terminal in North Charleston, South Carolina. It was cause for celebration for the South Carolina Ports Authority. South Carolina Ports defends hybrid labor model. South Carolina Ports breaks all-time container record.

CRG completes 1.3 million-square-foot South Carolina distribution centre

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CRG, a national real estate development and investment firm, has completed a. It also announced the sale and lease sold and leased commencement and sale of a facility located at The Cubes at Inland 85 in Duncan, SC.

Port of Charleston cargo volume up nearly 28% year-over-year

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports reported a record April for cargo handled at the Port of Charleston. The South Carolina Ports Authority said it moved 225,137 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) across the Wando Welch, North Charleston and Hugh K.

DHL to expand in South Carolina with 1.7 million square foot of warehouse and distribution centre planned

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million square foot through three buildings, including a warehouse and distribution centre near Charleston, South Carolina. DHL Supply Chain has said that it will spend $100 million to build the new facility on 125 acres it has purchased and named the acquired area “DHL Commerce Park.”. The first building is expected to be completed during the first quarter of 2020 with the remaining two additional facilities to be finished no later than 2023.

Rail-related projects included in $905M infrastructure grants

The Supply Chain Journal

The freight rail-related projects receiving awards involve multiple public and private stakeholders, such as the one between CSX (NASDAQ: CSX) and a South Carolina state agency to build rail track for auto manufacturers needing to connect to CSX’s network.

Among Piers: Container record, terminal opening and COVID-19 vaccines

The Supply Chain Journal

Cargo is moving at South Carolina Ports’ newly opened Hugh K. The South Carolina Ports Authority filed permits in 2003 to develop a container terminal on the south end of the former Navy base in North Charleston. South Carolina Ports finding groove with rail.

1 month, 1 million-plus containers at Port of LA

The Supply Chain Journal

The Port of Long Beach and South Carolina Ports Authority last week also reported record Mays.

Supply Chain News on Volvo Picks South Carolina for New Plant, as Battle Royale with UAW Likely on Schedule for 2018

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Big Win for the Palmetto State, as Most New North American Auto Plants Going to Mexico of Late

Southeast ports and carriers agree to upgrade chassis pool

The Supply Chain Journal

Port officials in Savannah, Georgia; Jacksonville, Florida; and Wilmington, North Carolina, along with the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association, have signed an agreement to upgrade and expand the South Atlantic Chassis Pool (SACP).

[PROFILE] Zak Stern '14 - Parker CMC Networking

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

College:  University of South Carolina, Business - Accounting. Parker CMC Networking. About UCLA Parker CMC. The UCLA Anderson Parker Career Management Center is comprised of Career Coaches and Executives-in-Residence, who partner with students to define, pursue and achieve their post-MBA career goals, and the Campus Recruiting Team, which cultivates relationships with companies to connect them with the right MBA talent. Parker CMC Site.

Montreal-based ENERGY Transportation Group opens Chattanooga office

The Supply Chain Journal

that covers Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Alabama, is a significant manufacturing, logistics and distribution hub.

Hurricane Florence path includes 4 port cities

DAT Solutions

Port of Wilmington, North Carolina - This port is right in the center of the hurricane path and is expected to be the hardest hit. Port of Charleston, South Carolina - This port will be CLOSED at least Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and possibly longer depending on conditions. More than 200,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) passed through South Carolina Ports in August.

Stormy week ahead for many US truckers

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis; Evansville, Indiana; Louisville and Lexington, Kentucky; Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama; Atlanta; Columbia, South Carolina; as well as Charlotte, North Carolina. Dicey weather could slow down truckers and supply chains this week across the eastern half the country.

FreightWaves Classics: Interstate 14 moves traffic in central Texas…

The Supply Chain Journal

The 14th Amendment provides for equal rights to all persons in the United States, which is of particular importance in the Deep South. The legislation calls for the extension of I-14 to Odessa, as well as the proposed route to South Carolina. On June 26, 1956, the U.S.

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Amer 2021 – Cleveland – Speaker

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in Health Information Management from the Medical University of South Carolina. John D. McCullough CPHIMS, RHIA, MBA, Interim Associate Chief Information Officer & Executive Director, ITD Digital Business Applications. John D.

Plant-location decisions and potential supply chain risk

Kinaxis

Besides Texas—Toyota’s new North American headquarters—other states on the companies’ shortlist are Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina and South Carolina, WSJ reported, citing unnamed sources familiar with the potential investment. by Melissa Clow This guest post comes to us from Jim Fulcher , Blogger on the Supply Chain Expert Community.

Hurricane Florence Update: Impacts, Forecasts, and Operational Best Practices

Elementum

Several states in the east coast, especially the Carolinas, have been on high alert as they await landfall. Supply Chain Impact and Potential Disruptions: As early as Wednesday, September 12, as a safety precaution, operations at Charleston International Airport in South Carolina and Port of Wilmington in North Carolina were halted until further notice. DowDupont sites in North Carolina’s Charlotte, Greenboro, and Fayetteville will have work suspensions.

Hurricane Florence: What We Know About the Year's First Major Storm

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It will deliver tropical-storm-level winds by noon Thursday to North Carolina's coast, and hurricane-force winds and dangerous storm surges by late Thursday or early Friday. As of 11 AM ET on Wednesday, it’s travelling about 485 miles southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina and roughly 520 miles east-southeast of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, with winds of about 125 mph, according to the NHC. Experts are warning that South Carolina residents should prepare to evacuate.

Hurricane Florence: What You Need to Know About the Year's First Major Storm

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It will deliver tropical-storm-level winds by noon Thursday to North Carolina's coast, and hurricane-force winds and dangerous storm surges by late Thursday or early Friday. As of 11 AM ET on Wednesday, it’s travelling about 485 miles southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina and roughly 520 miles east-southeast of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, with winds of about 125 mph, according to the NHC. Experts are warning that South Carolina residents should prepare to evacuate.

The Daily Dash: Trucking insurance gets a boost

The Supply Chain Journal

The trucking company had gotten hit by a ransomware attack minutes earlier, and it wanted the South Carolina-based lawyer’s guidance on what its next steps should be. The Daily Dash is a quick look at what’s happening in the freight ecosystem.

Tropical Storm Elsa kills 1 in Florida, injures several others

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Thursday, Elsa was centered 45 miles west of Florence, South Carolina, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph. Myrtle Beach International Airport in South Carolina reported a sustained wind of 41 mph Thursday morning, with a gust of 54 mph.

Hurricane Florence Update: Impacts, Forecasts, and Operational Best Practices

Elementum

SEPT 19 UPDATES: Over 200 roads in South Carolina, and 1000 roads (including major highways) in North Carolina have been closed. Storm surge remains one of the biggest risks, and residents in the Carolinas are being warned of flood threats well into the rest of the week. North Carolina's Cape Fear river is rising and is expected to crest at 62 feet today, threatening 12,000 residents as it floods the surrounding area. In North Carolina, Gov.

Panama Canal Expansion Boosts Freight in an Unexpected Place

DAT Solutions

Expansion at the Panama Canal, pictured above, has led to a business boom in South Carolina. But the South Carolina freight market has already gotten a boost thanks to the expansion, and the industrial boom has been evident on DAT Load Boards. The Panama Canal opened a new lane for larger ships this week, and East Coast ports have been expanding efforts to attract Asian imports that would otherwise arrive on the West Coast.

Tropical Storm Elsa closing in on US

The Supply Chain Journal

Elsa will then move through Georgia and South Carolina Wednesday and Thursday. The storm could produce 3 to 5 inches of rain across portions of southeastern Georgia and the Lowcountry of South Carolina, with isolated totals of up to 8 inches.

Chip shortage will have ‘severe impact’ on 93% of auto industry

The Supply Chain Journal

The tires will be made at Pirelli’s plant in Rome, Georgia, and then shipped to BMW’s Spartanburg, South Carolina, plant (a distance of around 230 miles) for use on new X5 Plug-in Hybrid models.

Adidas Warehouse Meltdown : WMS Disaster

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Adidas’ distribution center in Spartanburg, South Carolina faced a warehouse management disaster in 1996. Adidas is a multinational company, originating in Germany. The successful company produces over 900 million products per year. This great success is not without its shortfalls.

Hurricane Matthew: What You Need to Know

Elementum

Today, the Category-3 is headed for Jacksonville, Georgia, South and North Carolina. South Carolina: Saturday through Saturday evening. North Carolina (mainly south): Saturday afternoon through early Sunday. South Carolina ports were closed Thursday; keep track of their advisories to monitor any changes. Hurricane Matthew has wreaked havoc throughout the Caribbean and along Florida’s coast.

Chassis and labor shortages stymie ocean carriers, Class I railroads

The Supply Chain Journal

days in Charleson, South Carolina; and eight days in Savannah, Georgia.

The Power of AI in Retail: Meet the Team Cognira Series

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He later went on to get his masters and PhD at the University of South Carolina where he focused on research in artificial intelligence. The Power of AI in Retail. Meet the Team Cognira Series.

Port restrictions remain as Elsa nears Florida landfall

The Supply Chain Journal

Elsa will cross southern Georgia and the Carolinas Wednesday night and Thursday. The NHC has issued storm surge warnings and tropical storm warnings for much of Florida’s west coast, with tropical storm warnings stretching along the Georgia and South Carolina coasts.

Golf and the art of supply chain improvement

Kinaxis

It’s not just about playing the course – According to CNN Travel the hardest course in the world is the Ocean Course on Kiawah Island, South Carolina designed by Pete Dye (pictured, top right), who is affectionately referred to as “The Marquis de Sod”. Drive for show, putt for dough – South African professional golfer Bobby Locke is credited with this phrase, and while it conjures up some great visuals of an impressive back swing I’m not entirely sure it’s great advice.

Small Data, Big Insights

The Network Effect

Lowes Foods, a family-owned grocery chain with stores located throughout North and South Carolina, is one of the region’s largest retailers, but in the late 2000’s they had a problem. Declining revenues, triggered by the onslaught of ultra-competitors like Walmart and Amazon threatened the very existence of this 100-or-so retail chain, and unless something was […]. The post Small Data, Big Insights appeared first on The Network Effect.

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