Flatbed Demand Surges in Oregon and South Dakota

DAT Solutions

South Dakota has also been a hot state for flatbeds lately, with lots of loads originating in the Rapid City market. Demand has declined for flatbeds in the East and South Central regions , partly due to reductions in the steel and energy industries, respectively. The Pacific Northwest continues to offer high load-to-truck ratios for flatbeds, as shown in this Hot States Map for the week of September 20-26.

South Dakota v. Wayfair: a brief update on “economic nexus” and how manufacturers should respond

Rootstock

Back in October, in “What Businesses Need to Know About the Supreme Court’s Wayfair Decision,” we took a look at what was happening in the wake of the Court’s June ruling that economic nexus was, under certain circumstances, enough to allow a state to collect sales tax from a company who had business transactions within that state’s borders, even if the company lacked a physical presence in the state. Manufacturing manufacturers sales tax economic nexus

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Trends—January 2012

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain trends for 2012; update on transportation issues in California, Washington, Kentucky, and South Dakota; reverse logistics helps retailers generate customer goodwill and create demand; airport warehousing demand soars; FAA regulations limit pilot flight time; Coca-Cola extends its environmental stewardship; Trucking industry responds to Hours-of-Service legislation

Trends—January 2012

Inbound Logistics

Supply chain trends for 2012; update on transportation issues in California, Washington, Kentucky, and South Dakota; reverse logistics helps retailers generate customer goodwill and create demand; airport warehousing demand soars; FAA regulations limit pilot flight time; Coca-Cola extends its environmental stewardship; Trucking industry responds to Hours-of-Service legislation

NASCES 2016: End-to-End Supply Chain Management Transformations

Kinaxis

The percentage of people with disabilities employed was highest in South Dakota (50.1 by Trevor Miles I was at the North American Supply Chain Executive Summit in Chicago earlier this week. I’m a pretty jaded conference goer, so it is difficult to please me, but I have to say that I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the keynotes and sessions I attended. The general theme of the conference was about transformational change.

COVID-19 Virus is expected to reduce meat selection and raise prices

Operations and Supply Chain Management

And Smithfield Foods halted production at its plant in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Marc Perrone, the union president, said 13 plants in Indiana, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Pennsylvania, South Dakota and Wisconsin and Alberta, Canada, have been closed at least temporarily because of the pandemic. David Pitt , 4/27/2020 Associated Press.

Iowa 40

Severe weather causes freight rates to slip

DAT Solutions

The highways are open now, but there are still flood warnings in six states: Nebraska, parts of neighboring South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota, plus eastern Arizona and western Mississippi. Just as rates were about to turn around, they took another hit last week. Extreme weather closed highways and forced cancellations and delays. A huge snowstorm in Denver last week closed three interstate highways: I-25, I-70 and I-76.

Mastering Menards Delivery through Retail Specialized Logistics

Zipline Logistics

Menards services 12 distribution centers throughout its territory with facilities in Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Michigan, Missouri, and South Dakota. Delivering to Menards can be a challenge for brands that do not have an efficiently optimized logistics function or extensive experience working with the retailer.

Thanksgiving 2018

Enterra Insights

Other states with significant turkey production include Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, South Dakota, Utah, and California. As we sit down to Thanksgiving dinner, letting our eyes devour the feast ahead of the actual eating, one of the things for which we should be thankful is the supply chain that brought the bounty to the table. At the original Thanksgiving feast, the pickings were much slimmer and all ingredients were sourced locally.

Turkey 100

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

North Dakota. South Carolina. South Dakota. When you hear the word compliance , what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Here is a good question to help you understand what compliance should look like in your organization. What are your customer, partner, regulatory, and vendor expectations?”. Are you meeting those expectations? The great news about supply chain compliance is that AB&R® makes it a breeze.

How the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement Affects Ecommerce Shops

ShipBob

North Dakota in 1992) that opined state and local sales tax compliance was too complicated to inflict on out-of-state businesses; and the emergence of ecommerce. South Dakota v. In June 2018, however , the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in favor of the state in South Dakota v. In the opinion, the Court highlighted the following three aspects of South Dakota’s sales tax system that appeared designed to prevent undue burdens on interstate commerce.

An Entrepreneurial Spirit

Supply Chain Nation

I am from a small town in South Dakota and my roots are a big part of who I am. Christina Luna, senior director, digital experience at Blue Yonder (formerly JDA Software), channels her entrepreneurial spirit in everything she does in her role and 15-year career at the company.

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Covering loads has been easy in the Northeast, except outbound South Texas, Southern California, and Florida as capacity out of these regions is tighter with produce heating up. Outbound freight from South Texas continues to increase in volume, as a result capacity has tightened. North Dakota. North Dakota has lifted public health restrictions on businesses. South Carolina. Shippers should not anticipate many supply chain issues in South Carolina.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

No issues cover ing loads throughout the market, except for outbound freight from California, South Texas, Georgia, and Florida to the N ortheast as capacity is tighter. South Texas is heating up for outbound volume as capacity tightens in relation to more orders. North Dakota ? . North Dakota has lifted public health restrictions on businesses.?? . South Carolina? ? . issues in South Carolina.?? . South Dakota ? .

Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Still easy to cover for all markets except outbound south Texas and Florida to the northeast as capacity out of these markets is harder to come by. . South Texas is heating up for outbound volume and capacity has tightened in response. North Dakota . South Carolina . Shippers should not anticipate many supply chain issues in South Carolina. . South Dakota .

The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

The largest impacts start in the South and move their way up the US latitudinally – think Florida to Georgia to North Carolina, and Texas to California to Washington to Oregon. North Dakota. North Dakota is a grain-dominated part of the US agricultural industry. South Carolina.

This Week in Logistics News (February 19-23, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Just when you though the Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate was a settled matter, legislators in South Dakota, Missouri, Tennessee and Idaho are still fighting the battle. According to a CCJ article: Both the South Dakota House and Senate passed earlier this month a resolution “encouraging Congress and [FMCSA] to overturn the rules regarding” ELDs….

Online Retailers Can Be Forced to Collect Tax, High Court Rules

Material Handling and Logistics

The ruling is a victory for South Dakota, whose law requires retailers with more than $100,000 in sales or 200 transactions annually in the state to pay a 4.5% South Dakota and its allies say those concerns are overblown for practical and legal reasons.

Freight Rates Dip while Load Availability Climbs

DAT Solutions

Other states, such as South Dakota and Vermont, show as dark red in this Hot States Map from August 9-15 , meaning that they had high load-to-truck ratios. Freight volume increased slightly for vans on the spot market last week, but truckload capacity increased more, so the national average load-to-truck ratio edged down from 1.9 loads per truck on DAT Load Boards.

26 warehouse pros reveal the most important factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse

6 River Systems

Amber Fullerton is the Chief Customer Officer of One World Direct , an e-fulfillment and call center company with warehouses in California, Ohio and South Dakota. The world of logistics is increasingly driven by technology , with artificial intelligence, big data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and automation among the biggest logistics trends today.

Van and Reefer Operators Give Thanks for Rate Increases

DAT Solutions

Look for loads of trees leaving Oregon, and potatoes out of Idaho or North Dakota. Those other dark red areas on the Hot States map, in Montana and South Dakota, signal a shortage of trucks without a lot of available loads. Thanks in part to seasonal food items, rates are finally trending back up for vans and reefers. Late harvests are beginning the journey to your Thanksgiving table, via food processing plants and distribution centers.

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

EFT

North Dakota. #13. North Dakota. South Carolina. South Carolina. #35. South Dakota. #36. South Dakota.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Main hubs include Anchorage (south), Fairbanks (central), Prudhoe Bay (north) and Skagway (southeast). North Dakota. South Carolina. South Carolina’s freight rates are affected by the textile industry. South Dakota. Rural areas in South Dakota tend to experience higher shipping rates. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Main hubs include Anchorage (south), Fairbanks (central), Prudhoe Bay (north) and Skagway (southeast). North Dakota. South Carolina. South Carolina’s freight rates are affected by the textile industry. South Dakota. Rural areas in South Dakota tend to experience higher shipping rates. Short Answer: Yes.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Main hubs include Anchorage (south), Fairbanks (central), Prudhoe Bay (north) and Skagway (southeast). North Dakota. South Carolina. South Carolina’s freight rates are affected by the textile industry. South Dakota. Rural areas in South Dakota tend to experience higher shipping rates. Short Answer: Yes.

A GPS For Blogging

Tailwind

Ward Draw is located in South Dakota. A GPS For Blogging In the Monty Python movie, the ‘Life of Brian,’ the main character in the movie, Brian (of course), is being chased through the marketplace by Roman Centurions who think he is the Messiah. Brian is not crazy about this situation, because he had no intention of becoming a messiah.

Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2019

Enterra Insights

South Dakota renamed it ‘Native American Day’ in 1990, while Hawaii has called the holiday ‘Discoverers’ Day’ — in honor of the state’s Polynesian founders — since 1988. Columbus Day, a day set aside to celebrate the discovery of the New World by Europeans, has become a source of controversy.

‘Baby, You Can Drive My Truck’

Tailwind

” ​ Luckily for Desmond, somewhere in the black mining hills of South Dakota lives a young developer named ‘Jacques the Tycoon’ - and one day his partner ran off with his code - Jacques didn’t like that - said ‘I’m going to get that guy’ So ‘Jacques the Tycoon’ checked into a room, to make his company more viable.

Trucking Market Update and 2020 Q1 Freight Outlook

Zipline Logistics

The end of the month brought some intense weather with it “dumping snow and ice on the Midwest and Northeast, knocking out power lines and closing roads – including interstate highways in North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota”.