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New Amazon DC being Built in Tulsa Sets Record for Tilt Up Panel Height, as New Technologies were Required to Make it Work in Scheduled Time

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Melton Truck Lines announces driver pay increase

The Supply Chain Journal

The Tulsa, Oklahoma-based fleet will start student drivers at 47 cents per mile and will give the most experienced drivers 63 cents per mile. Melton Truck Lines is implementing the largest overall increase for driver pay in its history, according to Chairman and CEO Bob Peterson.


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Flash flood threat looms for truckers in several states

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes places such as Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma; Fort Smith, Arkansas; Springfield, Poplar Bluff and Cape Girardeau, Missouri; Carbondale, Illinois; Evansville, Indiana; as well as Louisville, Kentucky.

Memorial Day weekend storms from Plains to Northeast

The Supply Chain Journal

Storms caused flash flooding Friday morning from Springfield, Missouri, to Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Fort Smith, Arkansas. Storm systems this Memorial Day weekend will put a damper on travel for truckers, whether they’re trying to get home or they’re choosing to work.

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.

Cold Chain Summit: Refrigerated carriers adapt to new food purchasing habits

The Supply Chain Journal

He has served on numerous civic boards in the Tulsa area and is active in the local community, as well as the transportation industry. This fireside chat recap is from the FreightWaves Cold Chain Summit on Wednesday.

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Weekend truckers face risk of severe storms

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes places such as Topeka and Wichita, Kansas; Kansas City, Missouri; Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma; as well as Wichita Falls, Abilene and San Angelo, Texas. Severe thunderstorms.

Wet weekend ahead for truckers in Eastern US

The Supply Chain Journal

This includes Springfield and Joplin, Missouri; Fayetteville and Fort Smith, Arkansas; Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Wichita, Kansas. Truckers will face a wet weekend from the Mississippi Valley to the East Coast.

Heat wave coming for truckers in Southwest

The Supply Chain Journal

High temperatures and heat index values will exceed 100 degrees from Tulsa and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to Wichita Falls, Abilene and Midland-Odessa, Texas, as well as Roswell, New Mexico.

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.

Scorching heat wave returning to Plains, South

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis, Kansas City and Springfield, Missouri; Wichita and Topeka, Kansas; Tulsa, Oklahoma; in addition to Texarkana, Tyler and Lufkin, Texas. Oppressive heat and humidity will spread across parts of the Plains and the South over the next two days.

Scorching heat waves this week in Northwest, heartland

The Supply Chain Journal

An excessive heat warning is in effect for the Tulsa, Oklahoma, area, where the heat index could exceed 100 degrees. Dangerously hot and humid weather this week may have some truckers dreaming of cool breezes and snow-capped mountains.

YouCruit raises $11.5M for driver hiring app Lanefinder

The Supply Chain Journal

The capital raised will be used to accelerate our Lanefinder brand awareness strategy, introducing drivers to the massive supply of jobs on the platform on a much larger scale, and to grow our team in Tulsa, Oklahoma,” said Holmback.

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Driver clearinghouse Tenstreet acquired by Providence Equity Partners

The Supply Chain Journal

Tenstreet was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Tenstreet , a leading provider of driver recruiting software and workflow solutions for the truckload industry, announced Monday morning that it was acquired by Providence Equity Partners, a private equity firm.

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Driver employment market may be improving amid ‘historic’ pay increases

The Supply Chain Journal

However, relief may be on the way, according to Tulsa, Oklahoma-based software-as-a-service provider Tenstreet. Driver recruitment and retention remains the top priority throughout the trucking industry.

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Oklahoma betting on economic boom from new logistics park

The Supply Chain Journal

The Tulsa Port Of Catoosa is the state’s largest port, accounting for 2 million tons of total freight and 1,241 barges in 2020. The port is in Tulsa, along the Arkansas River.

Stormy weekend ahead for truckers in Plains

The Supply Chain Journal

However, locally severe storms could hit other areas as far south as western Texas, as far north as Minnesota and as far east as Tulsa, Oklahoma. After a below-average number of nationwide tornadoes in April, conditions are coming together for a stormy weather pattern to continue in May.

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Paris 2021 – FR – Janel Longfellow


Diplômé de l’Université de Tulsa et de l’Université de Tours, Janel Longfellow a une expérience significative dans le domaine des réseaux de communication et l’industrie manufacturière, ainsi que plus de 10 ans d’expérience en études de marché, achats, déploiement et gestion de contrats mondiaux, gestion des relations avec les fournisseurs et indicateurs de performance des fournisseurs. Janel LONGFELLOW. Expert en Sourcing et Administrateur des Données Achat.

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Less than Truckload Freight Rate Update: Cross-Border USA to Canada & Canada to the USA


From Vancouver, BC to Tulsa, OK. See our newly added LTL freight rates for shipping cross-border from the USA to Canada & from Canada to the USA. All the rates are for 1 skid 48x 48x 48” 500 lbs, class 125: From Phoenix, AZ to Vancouver, BC. Was: $355.40 Now: $311.75

Less than Truckload Freight Rates: Los Angeles, CA


From Los Angeles, CA to Tulsa, OK. LTL Freight Rates: From Los Angeles, California, to Major Cities in the USA. Check out some examples of our freight rates: All the freight rates below are for 1 pallet, 48” by 48” by 48”, 500 lbs, class 100 : From Los Angeles, CA to New York, NY.

Less than Truckload Freight Rates: Houston, TX


From Tulsa, OK to Houston, TX. LTL Freight Rates: From Major Cities in USA to Houston, TX. We update our system monthly with fresh new LTL and FTL freight rates, ready to be booked in seconds!

Paris 2021 – EN – Janel Longfellow


A graduate of the University of Tulsa and the Université de Tours, Janel Longfellow has. Janel LONGFELLOW. Sourcing Expert and Purchasing Data Admin at Michelin.

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All The Supply Chain News You Need To Know 1.14 - 1.18

Freight Plus

FedEx Freight Direct will offer heavy and hard-to-handle item delivery to last-mile destinations in Atlanta, Omaha, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, and Dallas with a two-hour delivery window. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE. New audit reveals reliance on legacy systems costs Oregon office up to $1.6 billion.

Hello Automated Procurement, Goodbye Tedium


Many higher education institutions, such as Tulsa Community College now put 100% of their spend through the JAGGAER platform.

Project-based Learning can Lead to Real-world Solutions

Enterra Insights

3] Scott Meacham, “ Scott Meacham: Hands-on experiences help drive STEM education ,” Tulsa World , 17 February 2019. [4] Adults often walk a fine line when dealing with teenagers. On one hand, teenagers need to be guided in some areas of their lives. Their knowledge & experience is limited and their minds & emotions are still maturing. On the other hand, teenagers need to be treated with respect and understanding.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Digital Disruption: Closing the Connectivity Gap in Manufacturing with Digital Operations


Our technology department in Tulsa is comprised of several developers who solve our customers’ transportation management needs. A global marketplace is emerging that represents a huge opportunity for manufacturing. But the market is segmented, demanding specialization that will be tough for traditional manufacturers to handle. Building an agile organization that can quickly adapt will mean creating digital operations that can help your company close the connectivity gap.

Where Did the Loads Go?

DAT Solutions

Demand remained strong during the week in a handful of Hot Markets, including: Spokane , WA; Medford , OR; Fargo , ND; Sioux Falls , SD; Des Moines , IA; Rock Island , IL; Hutchinson , KS; Tulsa , OK; Little Rock , AR; Memphis , TN; and Decatur , AL. All gone! Okay, not ALL. But van load availability returned to mid-November levels last week, as a 25% decline in load posts reversed a big, post-Thanksgiving gain in spot market freight.

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Major Freight Markets Saw Biggest Rate Surge of the Year

DAT Solutions

Dallas to Tulsa rates were also up, likely due to oil-related traffic. Rates on the top 100 van lanes showed the strongest surge of the year. Freight patterns showed increased retail trade ahead of Memorial Day weekend, and since some drivers finished the week up early ahead of the holiday weekend, capacity also tightened. Many reefer markets also matched their peaks from June 2016. Load-to-truck ratios are highest for vans in the darker red areas on the Hot States Map above.

Fall Quarter - Part 1 - FEMBA Speaks

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Tulsa ??? FEMBA Speaks. Search. Archives. May 2014. April 2014. March 2014. February 2014. January 2014. December 2013. November 2013. April 2013. March 2013. February 2013. Categories. 1st year. 3rd year. Amber Jackson. Kali Falk. Prashant Talwar. Contact. For blog inquiries: femba.admissions « Greetings from this 2013-2014 FEMBAssador Social Media Team! Flex FAQs » 11/10/2013. Fall Quarter - Part 1.