The report’s key metric, known as the PMI, was 59.7 (a reading of 50 or higher indicates growth) in December, which was 1.5% ahead of November’s 58.2. This marks the 16th straight month that the PMI has grown, with the overall economy growing for the 103rd consecutive month. The December PMI is 2.1% ahead of…Details
Low vacancy rates and high demand for warehouse space are forming perfect conditions for the sector in 2018, according to JLL experts.
Congress and the administration talk about boosting industrial production and manufacturing jobs. But new analysis suggests that we’re already at peak levels.
Late last month, a report published in Recode indicated that two giants from different sectors, retailer Home Depot and global freight transportation and logistics services provider XPO Logistics, may be future teammates, with the report saying that Home Depot “held internal discussions in recent months about a potential acquisition bid for XPO.
It is hard to believe that the time has come for another look back at a completed year. To be honest, and I know it sounds somewhat cliché, 2017 seriously flew by, or so it seems. There are different reasons why it feels that way, of course, but this year, in some ways, feels like…Details
Rugged devices and mobility are playing a leading role in today’s warehousing and logistics operations
2017 was a good year for John Wolfe, CEO of The Northwest Seaport Alliance.
LM caught up with Doug Waggoner, CEO of Chicago-based non asset-based 3PL Echo Global Logistics.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is strongly lobbying to tweak – not trash – the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA.) And it’s not just transport companies who are leading the charge within the Chamber, U.S. Business Roundtable and other Washington lobbyist heavyweights.