The Port of Rotterdam Authority and IBM recently announced their collaboration on a multi-year digitization initiative to transform the port’s operational environment using Internet of Things (IoT) technologies in the cloud to benefit the port and its stakeholders.
Although not name specific players, Lytle said “international shipping lines” view Oakland as a candidate for first-call service from Asia.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management Private Real Estate (GSAM PRE) and DH Property Holdings (DHPH) have formed a joint venture to develop a three-story, 370,000 square-foot, institutional grade warehouse and distribution center at 640 Columbia Street in Brooklyn, New York on the Red Hook waterfront.
For November, the most recent month for which data is available, the SCI came in at -8.9, which is down from, and an improvement over, October’s -9.6. September and August came in at -8.2 and -6.7, respectively.
Carloads increased 1.1% annually to 260,993, and intermodal containers and trailers saw a 6.9% annual gain to 282,522.
YRC Worldwide, parent of long-haul YRC Freight and three regional LTL carriers, fell back into the red last year as it battled a red-hot freight market with sharply higher costs related to purchased transportation, equipment shortages and higher salaries to keep those trucks operating with sufficient drivers.
Managing shipment visibility, coordinating transit details and enabling efficient management of administrative activities will be key objectives for both shippers and 3PLs this year. Our expert panel provides tips for optimum execution.
The Internet of Things will change the way supply chains manage the lifecycle of products, as a slew of new connected devices come to market. The cell phone industry offers a model for how to handle connected products that are chock full of private, personal data.
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