MHI Annual Conference: Drone Applications in Supply Chain Beyond Package Delivery

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That was a part of the message during a couple of drone related presentations at last week's MHI Annual Conference near Tucson, AZ. -- SCDigest Editorial Staff. I recently got back from sunny Tucson in Arizona where the MHI Annual Conference took place. "Commercial Drone Interest is Exploding, While Applications Inside and Outside the DC Are Here Now, before Package Delivery".

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

The Logistics & Supply Chain Forum , June 4-6 in Miami, FL and October 29-31 in Tucson, AZ. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia. Many of the leading ERP and supply chain software vendors have customer events in various countries around the world.;

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Management with Intention

BlueYonder

I grew up in Tucson and lived there through college, going to the University of Arizona. I’ve come full circle and moved back to Tucson three years ago, where the majority of my family lives.

This Week in Logistics News (April 4-8, 2016)

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On Wednesday Amazon announced “the expansion of Prime FREE Same-Day Delivery to even more metro areas including Charlotte, Cincinnati, Fresno, Louisville, Milwaukee, Nashville, Raleigh, Richmond, Sacramento, Stockton, and Tucson, plus new areas in Central New Jersey, Dallas-Fort Worth, Los Angeles, and San Diego.” Back in December, we welcomed two new members to our family: Milo and Otis, guinea pig brothers we adopted.

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Management with Intention

BlueYonder

I grew up in Tucson and lived there through college, going to the University of Arizona. I’ve come full circle and moved back to Tucson three years ago, where the majority of my family lives.

Vacancies for US Industrial Space Lowest Since 2000

EFT

down 430 bps), Tucson (down 310 bps), Sacramento (down 260 bps), and Jacksonville, (down 220 bps). Vacancies in the US industrial sector, which includes warehouses, distribution centres and other facilities, dropped by 10 basis points (bps) to 7.2 percent in the second quarter of this year, the 32nd consecutive quarter of declining supply and the lowest point since 2000, according to industry sources. The U.S.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2018

Talking Logistics

The Logistics & Supply Chain Forum , June 3-5 in Ponte Vedra, FL and November 4-6 in Tucson, AZ. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia. Many of the leading ERP and supply chain software vendors have customer events in various countries around the world.;

El Niño Hits California Freight, With a Double-Edged Sword

DAT Solutions

The Tucson market is currently the strongest area, including the border crossing at Nogales, AZ. California needs rain and the El Niño storm season promises to bring plenty, along with flooding and landslides. Recent satellite imagery recalls events from 1997-'98, when the last major El Niño hit the southern U.S. For crops, the weather front is a double-edged sword. On one side, it provides needed moisture, but it also complicates planting and harvest efforts.

Five Tips on Sourcing Products From China

EMERGE App

China is about the same size as the United States and the flying distance between Shenzhen and Shanghai, two powerhouses in the Chinese industry, is the same as the distance between San Francisco and Tucson, Arizona. Introduction. Google a phrase like “sourcing products from China” and you’ll instantly be faced by almost 39 million results!

3 Signs that Reefer Rates Could Rise Soon

DAT Solutions

Nogales, near Tucson, has been the top market for reefer load availability in the past two weeks, with 10.6 National average rates dropped again last week, but all equipment types could be getting ready for a rebound. Load availability is up in the largest van freight markets, accompanied by a big increase in reefer freight movements compared to the previous week. Flatbed is also gaining strength, especially in the Southeast and South Central regions.

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BlueYonder

I grew up in Tucson and lived there through college, going to the University of Arizona. I’ve come full circle and moved back to Tucson three years ago, where the majority of my family lives.

Hurricane Irma's Chemical Fallout Could Be Worse than Harvey's

Material Handling & Logistics

But an analysis by the Center for Biological Diversity in Tucson, Arizona, showed that the Houston area’s hundreds of refineries and petrochemical operations released almost 1 million pounds of air pollutants in Harvey-related spills and flares, including benzene, sulfur dioxide, toluene, and xylene.