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By MMH Staff · September 26, 2017
The rebranding was announced at the PACK EXPO Las Vegas trade show. Honeywell Intelligrated is part of Honeywell’s Safety and Productivity Solutions business group, a global leader in products, software and connected solutions that improve productivity, workplace safety and asset performance.
By MMH Staff · September 25, 2017
Campaign in response to significant increase in regulatory agency visits to manufacturing facilities across the U.S.
By Patrick Burnson · September 25, 2017
The hiring of the port’s new maritime marketing director, Brendan O’Meara, will advance cargo operations in San Francisco.
By Anna Mateu · September 25, 2017
In certain industries such as logistics and transportation, the difference in gender representation is so large that it trumps any statistic that could indicate a trend of improvement.
By Jeff Berman · September 22, 2017
Carloads fell 3.6% to 260,771, and intermodal containers and trailers saw a slight gain, rising 0.9% to 270,003.
By Patrick Burnson · September 21, 2017
In a highly anticipated meeting the The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) convened this week in a closed session to receive a briefing on Petition Number P4-16, the petition of the Coalition for Fair Port Practices for rulemaking.
By MMH Staff · September 21, 2017
Shipments forecast revised up from the March forecast of a 7.5% increase to 12.5% for 2017.
By Jeff Berman · September 21, 2017
Heading into August, analyst at global trade intelligence firm Panjiva said that the month could set a new record for the number of United States-bound waterborne shipments. That estimate turned out to be accurate based on data the New York City-based firm issued this week.
By LM Staff · September 21, 2017
FTR said that the July reading reflects a tight capacity environment, increasing spot market rates, as well as an impact on the market this fall and winter as a result of the pending ELD (electronic logging device) regulation for motor carriers.
<p>Apex Tool Group associates prepare to ship thousands of demolition and construction tools to be used in recovery efforts from Hurricane Harvey. Behind them are just some of the 50-plus pallets of tools, which represent an in-kind donation valued at $110,000.</p> By MMH Staff · September 20, 2017
$340,000 in in-kind donations made to nonprofits ToolBank USA, Houston ToolBank and Trusted World.
By Jeff Berman · September 20, 2017
A recent Logistics Management readership survey comprised of feedback from around 90 buyers of domestic and global freight transportation and logistics services showed that preparation and planning for an event such as Tropical Storm Harvey, from an emergency preparedness perspective, is crucial.
By Jeff Berman · September 20, 2017
First quarter net income at $596 million was down 16% annually, with earnings per share at $2.19, which is 17.4% below last year’s $2.65 and below Wall Street estimates of $3.09.
By LM Staff · September 19, 2017
Both annual and sequential gains, of varying degrees, for freight shipments and expenditures were on display in the August edition of the Cass Freight Index Report from Cass Information Systems, which was released this week.
By Jeff Berman · September 19, 2017
Seasonally-adjusted (SA) for-hire truck tonnage at 149 (2000=100) was up 7.1% over July, and the ATA’s not seasonally-adjusted (NSA) index saw a 10.5% increase from July to August, coming in at 156.4.
By Jeff Berman · September 19, 2017
A recent stretch of low motor carrier driver turnover rates appears to have come to an end, according to data issued this week by the American Trucking Associations (ATA).

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