Meet Me in St. Louis

Inbound Logistics

The St. Louis region offers an ideal transportation infrastructure to move goods, skilled labor to meet the peaks and valleys of industrial demand, and the availability of highly qualified IT personnel to manage staff and facilities

Logistics Leadership: The New Spirit of St. Louis

Inbound Logistics

For site selection teams, the St. Louis area’s logistics advantages make it ideal for storing and moving product

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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

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.

Van Rates Showing Signs of Recovery

DAT Solutions

One is to look for a load from Memphis to St. Louis , which paid $2.36/mile last week. A second load from St Louis to Chicago paid an average of $1.97/mile.

Major Freight Markets Saw Biggest Rate Surge of the Year

DAT Solutions

Another lane that’s hovering above the $3 mark late into spring: Memphis to St. Louis averaged $3.03/mile. Rates on the top 100 van lanes showed the strongest surge of the year.

Manufacturing Labor Productivity: A Vital Metric to Spur for American Manufacturing to Compete

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. Two weeks ago the Bureau of Labor Statistics handed down some pretty dismal news for American manufacturing—news that was largely overshadowed by the façade of job growth numbers.

Nursing Hospital and Healthcare Supply Into a New Age

Logistics Bureau

Sisters of Mercy Health System, St Louis, United States.

Breaking: Cereal Producer Post Holdings to Acquire MOM Brands

Supply Chain Matters

Under the terms of this announcement, St. Louis Missouri […]. The merger and acquisition churn involving consumer product goods producers continues, and with that CPG supply chains must continue to adapt to such changes. Today’s announcement from Post Holdings is yet another example of the constantly changing challenges for CPG focused supply chains having to adapt to both rapidly changing end-market as well as internal industry forces.

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.

Reshoring Optimism, But Not Much Else

Cerasis

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 which tackles the hard numbers behind reshoring.

[INFOGRAPHIC] The Leaky STEM Jobs Pipeline Can’t Be Patched With Higher Wages & Why STEM Matters

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. Even with the economic recovery, recent graduates have it rough. Unemployment among young people remains high and wages remain depressed.

Everybody Needs STEM Talent

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. Evidence of the shortage of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) talent in the United States is plentiful.

The Last Fast Mile

EFT

Moyer: Suppose you have a truck leaving Los Angeles and going to Cincinnati, with stops in Oklahoma City and St. Louis. A conversation with Chuck Moyer, Board Member, Customized Logistics and Delivery Association and CEO, Express Courier, Inc. (an

Investing in Manufacturing Innovation & Competitiveness: Will the next Silicon Valley be located in the United States?

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. Editor's Note : In this guest blog post from Adams Nager, of ITIF (Information Technology & Innovation Foundation) , he stresses the importance of fostering innovation and spurring competitiveness of American Manufacturing by focusing on more R&D from both the public and private sectors.

What Creates Jobs? Welcoming STEM Workers

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. Politicians talk frequently about job creation. But what actually creates jobs is a subject of intense debate. Do we need more public spending? Fewer regulations? Smarter regulations?

What Steph Curry and LeBron James Can Teach Us About Innovation

Cerasis

The St. Louis Rams, dubbed the Greatest Show on Turf, demonstrated that an offense need not establish the run before throwing. Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. “You have to see this kid from Davidson,” said my friends who had brought me to a small college gym in Spartanburg, South Carolina, in 2008, as I watched a midseason college basketball game of little importance.

Worried About Foreign H-1B Hirers? Award More H-1B Visas!

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A.

High-Tech Nation: How Technological Innovation Shapes America’s 435 Congressional Districts

Cerasis

Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. For years, policy discussions about America’s technological innovation-driven, high-tech economy have focused on just a few.

Tens of Thousands of New Jobs, and One Worry: Robots

Supply Chain Nation

It was only for residents of Minneapolis, Denver, Houston, San Diego and St. Louis. Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date.

Van Rates Edge Down, Then Bounce Back Up

DAT Solutions

Try St. Louis, or Cape Girardeau , MO, 120 miles to the south. Load availability was slightly lower last week for vans and flatbeds, but load-to-truck ratios rose because there were fewer trucks.

The Top Dozen Supply Chain Innovations of All-Time

Operations and Supply Chain Management

P&G first implemented the approach with Schnuck’s Markets in St. Louis, with dramatic results in both lowering inventories while increasing in-stock at retail. First Thoughts. By Dan Gilmore – Editor-in-Chief. April 23, 2015. The Top Dozen Supply Chain Innovations of All-Time I am very keen on the subject of supply chain innovation right now, for a variety of reasons.

The Great One

Tailwind

He played in Edmonton, Los Angeles, St. Louis (briefly), and finally in New York for the Rangers where he retired. The Great One A good number of years ago, I had to fly back from Toronto to Vancouver with a stop-over in Winnipeg for an hour.

Brokers Sound Off on New Food Safety Rule

DAT Solutions

Louis. DOCUMENTING TRANSACTIONS. Rob LaForte, owner of Columbia Fresh Transportation Services, says his transportation management software (TMS) will be a great help in storing and retrieving the documentation required by the new FDA food safety rule.