The concentration of high technology and commitment to sustainable transport practices in the San Francisco Bay Area became evident again today with the announcement that a battery-powered truck has entered the Port of Oakland fleet for the first time, testing the feasibility of zero-emission freight hauling.
As the 2018 Retail Supply Chain Conference concludes this week in Phoenix, leading industry indicators point to continued consumer confidence.
The company said this offering enables customers to focus on exception management through track and trace data in tandem with power machine learning algorithms for its 3PL and freight broker customers to handle real-time load matching.
Despite the decline, this marks the seventh straight week that the diesel average has topped the $3 per gallon mark.
There is a great opportunity for growth in many business sectors, and the role of supply chain excellence is fundamentally important in that economic environment.
Readers reveal the term that will loom large in 2018.
With one in every six jobs now tied to manufacturing, American-made products are making a profound comeback in today’s progressive U.S. economy. Known as Industry 4.0, this trending wave of innovative disruptors – 3D printing, robotics, big data, and the Internet of Things – is changing the global supply chain and the world’s geo-political view…
Third-party logistics providers (3PLs) drive continuous improvement for the shippers they serve through innovative solutions, up-to-date technology, and sheer effort.
Last week, I took a little time off due to school vacation week. But because I was off by no means translates into a vacation for all. That said, my e-mail in box was certainly still working, based on the inexorable deluge of e-mail coming through at all hours of the day and night. Many…
UPS said today it is following the legal process in seeking compensation from the European Union (EU) for the losses suffered as a result of its planned 2013 acquisition of TNT Express NV being unfairly prohibited by the EU.