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Professor Emeritus Eric Flamholtz Honored - UCLA Anderson.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

UCLA Anderson Professor Emeritus Eric Flamholtz was honored by his alma mater, Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis, as one of their 2014 "Distinguished Alumni of the Year. UCLA Anderson School of Management Blog. Archives. July 2014. June 2014. May 2014. April 2014. March 2014. February 2014. January 2014. December 2013. November 2013. October 2013. Blogroll. Wall Street Journal. UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate. UCLA Anderson Speaker Series.

Stormy week ahead for many US truckers

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes places such as Lubbock, Texas; Tulsa and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; Fort Smith, Arkansas; Memphis, Tennessee; St. Dicey weather could slow down truckers and supply chains this week across the eastern half the country.

Port Houston awards $99M for expansion projects

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis-based McCarthy has worked on various projects at Port Houston over the past 30 years. McCarthy Construction Cos. was recently awarded three construction projects aimed at expanding cargo capacity at Port Houston and the Houston Ship Channel.

Trends—November 2015

Inbound Logistics

Louis, Mo. The Globally Harmonized System of Classification (GHS), which ensures hazardous materials are safely produced, used, and disposed of, continues to evolve. Supply chain management technology tools remain a priority. Third-party logistics providers project future growth. remains an epicenter for all transportation modes, and is ripe for future growth opportunities

Port of Savannah sets another record, but growth seen slowing

The Supply Chain Journal

NYSE:NSC), the two Eastern Class I railroads serving the port, to run trains from Garden City as far west as St. Louis, is expected to be completed by mid-2022.

Patrick Swaney, Evans’ VP of Human Resources Featured in WSJ

3PL Insights

In states that ended the $300 enhanced weekly payment by June 19, continuing claims for regular state programs had fallen 12% by late June from May 15, versus a 7% decline in other states, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

The Stockout: Oatly shares soar upon going public

The Supply Chain Journal

Unilever uses intermodal in the St. Louis to Jacksonville, Florida lane that is typically dominated by truckload. The chart below shows that, on average in the past week, only 15 domestic intermodal containers moved in the St.

Cass Information Systems offers new freight claim solution for carriers

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis-based Cass Information Systems is a leading provider of integrated information and payment management solutions. Cass Information Systems Inc. NASDAQ: CASS ) recently launched Cass FreightClaim360 , a freight claims management application for carriers and logistical service providers.

Intalere Selects Consus & Ivalua to Drive Source to Contract Best Practices

ivalua

New York, NY March 30, 2020 – Consus , a leading procurement services provider, today announced that Intalere , a healthcare supply chain GPO based in St. Louis, Mo.,

Truckers facing severe storm threat in heartland

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes Wichita and Topeka, Kansas; Kansas City, St. Louis and Jefferson City, Missouri; the western suburbs of Chicago; Milwaukee and Madison, Wisconsin; the southern suburbs of Minneapolis-St. Louis again); far southern parts of Iowa and Nebraska; and western Illinois.

Intalere Selects Consus & Ivalua to Drive Source to Contract Best Practices

ivalua

New York, NY March 30, 2020 – Consus , a leading procurement services provider, today announced that Intalere, a healthcare supply chain GPO based in St. Louis, Mo.,

How Do We Know National Network for Manufacturing Innovation is Working? Because China is Copying It.

GlobalTranz

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. Editor's note: This is a guest blog from our friend Adam Nager from the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation or ITIF. In this post, Adam discusses the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation or NNMI and how it relates to the Made in China 2025 initiative. .

AASHTO 2019 Annual Meeting, Oct. 5-9

ivalua

The Ivalua team will be attending the AASHTO 2019 Annual Meeting in St. Louis, Missouri. Come and visit us at Booth 418! Ivalua at AASHTO. The AASHTO Annual Meeting is one of the industry’s most important gatherings of transportation, government and commercial organizations. The Annual Meeting offers transportation executives the opportunity to network and share the latest in industry policies and innovations.

ILA lawsuit throttles South Carolina container terminal traffic

The Supply Chain Journal

Two others — the Antwerpen Express and St. Louis Express — are operated by Hapag-Lloyd, which already is being sued by the ILA. It is unclear whether ocean carriers will avoid a newly opened container terminal in South Carolina until a labor dispute is cleared up.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska; Minneapolis; Des Moines, Iowa; western Illinois; St. Louis, Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri; Wichita and Topeka, Kansas; Tulsa, Oklahoma; in addition to Texarkana, Tyler and Lufkin, Texas.

Intalere partners with Ivalua & Consus Global to digitize and transform their sourcing, supplier management and contract lifecycle management processes

ivalua

We are excited to announce that Intalere, a healthcare supply chain GPO based in St. Louis, Mo. New York, NY January 07, 2021. has successfully deployed the Ivalua solution suite.

Order Fulfillment Upheaval: Understanding the Rapidly Changing Fulfillment Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Image chart data from St. Louis Fed and US Census Bureau. Merchandise fulfillment variability has been on the rise for a number of years, due in large part to the growth of e-commerce. But all bets were off in 2020 as variability went off the charts.

Infographic: March Freight Rate Update | PLS Logistics Services

PLS Logistics

There were some significant shifts in the following three carrier lanes: Los Angeles - Dallas, Houston - Dallas, and St. Louis - Columbus Due to the ongoing demand for trucks after winter storms over the last few weeks, the national average for mid-haul outbound tender rejection rates has increased to 31.76%.

A Common Career Thread

BlueYonder

from St. Louis to Salt Lake City, from Phoenix to Milwaukee and back again. My first job out of college was as a hospital cafeteria manager in St. Louis.

The Future of Commercial Real Estate 2020

3PL Insights

These markets are Charlotte, Cincinnati, Denver, Louisville, Orlando, Portland, St. Louis and Tampa. At the beginning of 2020, the commercial real estate market was looking great.

FreightWaves Classics: Fallen Flags – Southern Pacific Railroad

The Supply Chain Journal

At that point it was supposed to join the Atlantic & Pacific Railway, which was being built west from St. Louis. Louis Southwestern Railway on April 19, 1932. The St. Louis. Louis, via Kansas City.

Another day of severe weather for truckers in Plains

The Supply Chain Journal

More specifically, this includes Dallas-Fort Worth, Midland-Odessa, Lubbock, Amarillo, Abilene and Wichita Falls, Texas; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma; Topeka and Wichita, Kansas; Kansas City, Jefferson City, Springfield and St.

Group to build 1.2 million-square-foot industrial park near Savannah port

The Supply Chain Journal

The Mason Mega Rail project, launched in 2018, is expected to extend the port of Savannah’s reach as far west as St. Louis. Savannah, Georgia’s virtuous cycle of industrial development continued on Wednesday with the announcement that a 1.2

Online marketplace DrivrzXchange partners with ACERTUS

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis-based ACERTUS is a technology-enabled automotive logistics and services provider. DrivrzXchange , an online car marketplace platform, has reached an agreement with ACERTUS to facilitate the pickup and delivery of all cars bought and sold on DrivrzXchange.

Order Fulfillment Upheaval: Understanding the Rapidly Changing Fulfillment Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

Note: Image chart data from St. Louis Fed and US Census Bureau. Merchandise fulfillment variability has been on the rise for a number of years, due in large part to the growth of e-commerce. But all bets were off in 2020 as variability went off the charts.

Online marketplace DrivrzXchange partners with ACERTUS

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis-based ACERTUS is a technology-enabled automotive logistics and services provider. DrivrzXchange , an online car marketplace platform, has reached an agreement with ACERTUS to facilitate the pickup and delivery of all cars bought and sold on DrivrzXchange.

The Ways Getting Creative With Your Supply Chain Will Save You Time and Money

Quantified Freight

Are you a display manufacturer and need to ship out a big roll-out from St. Louis, MO up into several Northeast states? “ Everyone is a genius, but if you ask a fish to climb a tree, it will feel stupid its entire life. ”. ~ Not Einstein. If you wouldn’t request this of a fish, then why on earth would you of your supply chain network providers?

Severe storms to slam nation’s heartland

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes cities such as Midland (again), as well as Dallas-Fort Worth; Oklahoma City; Little Rock, Arkansas; Kansas City; and St. Louis. A potential significant severe weather outbreak is brewing in the Plains.

Regional parcel carrier LSO expanding coverage area

The Supply Chain Journal

Under the expanded network, LSO will begin service in Kansas City and St. Louis and will offer deliveries to Kansas City’s western suburbs that extend into Kansas and eastward from St. Louis into Illinois.

Command and control in supply chains - part 1: Why a commanding view matters

EFT

According to the Freightos Baltic Container Index the average spot price to charter a forty-foot container was up over 60% from Q1 2020 to Q1 2021, with no sign of prices falling any time soon and, the Federal Reserve Bank of St.

Not all logistics providers walk the visibility and tailored-solutions talk

The Supply Chain Journal

In 2021, she partnered with ITF Group, a St. Louis-based, asset-based 3PL that offers total solutions with warehousing for shippers of all sizes.

Regional carriers by any other name

The Supply Chain Journal

LSO said it will cover 90% of Missouri’s population with services to St. Louis and Kansas City. Its Kansas and Illinois service areas will initially encompass the western and eastern fringes of the Kansas City and St. Louis markets, respectively.

FreightWaves Classics: Fallen Flags – Chicago & North Western Railway

The Supply Chain Journal

The C&NW controlled so much trackage through mergers with and/or acquisitions of other railroads (such as the Chicago Great Western Railway, the Minneapolis and St. Louis Railway and others). This was only five days after its owners purchased the bankrupt Chicago, St.