As the 2018 Retail Supply Chain Conference concludes this week in Phoenix, leading industry indicators point to continued consumer confidence.
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.
In an effort to improve its air cargo service as capacity continues to tighten and rates escalate, the San Francisco-based forwarder Flexport is offering in-house air service on a 747-400F from Los Angeles to Hong Kong.
Readers reveal the term that will loom large in 2018.
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.
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…Details
Third-party logistics providers (3PLs) drive continuous improvement for the shippers they serve through innovative solutions, up-to-date technology, and sheer effort.
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.
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…Details
More evidence supporting the “digitization” of the ocean cargo industry surfaced last week when The New York Shipping Exchange announced the appointment of new members to its board of directors and launch of the governing Member Council.