South Dakota waives hours of service to help petroleum resupply

The Supply Chain Journal

South Dakota has responded to the issue of a tight market for fuel tanker trucks by extending allowable hours of service for petroleum deliveries until Aug. Additionally, a spokesman for South Dakota Gov.

Federal money earmarked for truck safety in FY21 tops $380M

The Supply Chain Journal

The South Dakota Department of Transportation received $2 million in HP grants, the most of any state. regulators announced on Wednesday $76. 2 million in grants aimed at preventing truck crashes, bringing safety funding allocated in FY21 to more than $380 million.

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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.

Feds award $275 million to ease truck congestion

The Supply Chain Journal

The South Dakota Department of Transportation was awarded $61.6 million to the North Dakota Department of Transportation to construct passing lanes along approximately 165 miles of two-lane U.S. 52 between Carrington and six miles north of Kenmare, North Dakota.

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

FRA, states develop 40-year plan to bolster Midwest passenger rail

The Supply Chain Journal

The 12 states studied during the plan’s creation were Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

2021 Shipper of Choice profile: 3M

The Supply Chain Journal

It added hundreds of workers and expanded the plant and production lines at its Aberdeen, South Dakota, facility, bringing production from 22 million to 95 million per month.

Canadian Pacific, CN argue which is better for grain shippers

The Supply Chain Journal

CP circulated a news release on Thursday that said it has the support of grain and other shippers across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota.

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

Drilling Deep: Economist Perry on bull-versus-bear debate in freight

The Supply Chain Journal

South Dakota waives hours of service rules to help petroleum resuppl y. The bull-verus-bear showdown is present in markets at all times. Freight is no exception.

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

Ocean carriers: Shipping reform act ‘doomed to fail’

The Supply Chain Journal

In addition to service issues, Johnson, a former state utility regulator in South Dakota, said he is also concerned about market concentration in the ocean carrier sector and the effect it can have on rates. “I’m

Dangerous heat, humidity linger from Midwest to Gulf Coast

The Supply Chain Journal

It will feel like a sauna outside as the heat index exceeds 105 degrees Tuesday in more than a dozen states. The combination of high heat and oppressive humidity began reaching dangerous levels over the weekend, spreading from the Midwest to the Gulf Coast.

Truckers facing severe storm risks across US

The Supply Chain Journal

Gusty winds, large hail and a few isolated tornadoes could impact drivers on the Interstate 25 and 90 corridors from Billings, Montana, to northeastern Wyoming, far northern Nebraska and Rapid City, South Dakota.

Halloween 2021 Predictions

Enterra Insights

” Zone 3 – Southeast (Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida): “Scary forecast: expect it to turn stormy.”

Severe storm threat keeps trucking through Plains this week

The Supply Chain Journal

Five tornadoes popped up Saturday through Sunday, touching down in Colorado, Texas and South Dakota. There’s an elevated risk of wildfires sparking and spreading in northeastern Montana and much of South Dakota.

Heyl Truck Lines buys regional carrier Holiday Express

The Supply Chain Journal

The more than 70-year-old company operates a hub-and-spoke network out of its terminals in Iowa, South Dakota, Texas, Florida and Okotoks, Alberta. Akron, Iowa-based carrier Heyl Truck Lines announced that it has acquired fellow family-owned carrier Holiday Express Corp.

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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.

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.

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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.

Preventing Covid-19 From Outrunning Humanity

MIT Supply Chain

Two recent mutations, the UK’s 202012/01 and the South African 501.V2, are more transmissible than the original virus by an estimated 50%. in South Dakota to 1.32

Missouri trucker charged in double homicide found dead of apparent suicide

The Supply Chain Journal

The 19-day manhunt for a Missouri truck driver, charged with strangling his former girlfriend and drowning her 11-year-old daughter, is over after he was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound late Wednesday in South Dakota.

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.

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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.

BNSF clears sites in Texas and Montana for industrial development

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the other areas hosting at least one of BNSF’s 29 certified sites are Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota.

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

The Supply Chain Journal

Among the transportation company’s top unsecured creditors are its factoring company, CarrierNet Group Financial of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, owed nearly $208,000; First Financial Bank of Cincinnati, owed $179,000; and De Lage Landen of Wayne, Pennsylvania, owed nearly $25,000 for vehicle loans.

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What Businesses Need to Know About the Supreme Court’s Wayfair Decision

Rootstock

In South Dakota v. In June 2018, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a ruling that could have a significant impact on businesses in every state. Wayfair Inc. , the court ruled that states can require out-of-state sellers to collect and remit sales tax based on the establishment of an economic nexus instead of just a physical presence in the state.

FedEx Freight customer dump shows LTL carriers in driver’s seat

The Supply Chain Journal

A carrier may be able to profitably handle a move from Chicago to Dallas because it has many trucks moving in that direction on a regular basis, but going to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, may require extra time and resources. “To

Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2021

Enterra Insights

South Dakota renamed the holiday to Native American Day. Colorado calls the day Cabrini Day, in honor of Frances Xavier Cabrini who helped create schools, hospitals, and orphanages in the United States as well as in Central and South America.

Fire, drought and tight petroleum supplies spur more hours-of-service waivers

The Supply Chain Journal

In North Dakota , a 30-day waiver ordered by Gov. The latest map of North Dakota’s drought situation from the weekly National Drought Monitor. South Dakota already had a petroleum-related waiver in place. .

Pricing power firmly in carriers’ hands as rates snap back

The Supply Chain Journal

Most of the markets that experienced an increase in volumes are among the smallest freight markets, with volumes in Rapid City, South Dakota, and Wilmington, North Carolina, increasing by 34.43% and 32.3% This week’s DHL Supply Chain Pricing Power Index: 75 (Carriers).

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.

3 more states waive targeted hours-of-service rules for 30 days

The Supply Chain Journal

The steps by Minnesota, Wyoming and Iowa to declare a state of emergency as the basis for the waiver follow a recent decision by South Dakota to also implement a 30-day HOS waiver, with that state citing driver availability as well.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

Oppressive heat and humidity will spread across parts of the Plains and the South over the next two days. In the western half of North Dakota, highs will reach the 90s Tuesday in Bismarck, Williston and Dickinson, with heat index levels up to 105 degrees. Deep South.

Florida to require e-commerce sellers to collect sales tax

The Supply Chain Journal

In South Dakota v. E-commerce companies selling products to Florida residents in the state will have to collect a 6% sales tax starting July 1. Ron DeSantis signed the bill into law earlier this week. The new tax is expected to raise $1 billion in new revenue.