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By Jeff Berman · July 13, 2015
For May, the most recent month for which data is available, the TCI was 4.91, which was off 25 percent compared to April’s 6.7 and stands as a three-year low for the TCI. The March TCI was 7.3.
By MMH Staff · July 10, 2015
Lab to build student understanding of the process automation and control industry.
By MMH Staff · July 10, 2015
Survey indicates weak expectations for domestic and global investment.
By MMH Staff · July 10, 2015
New training options support a demand for cybersecurity professionals that is growing 12 times faster than the overall job market.
By MMH Staff · July 10, 2015
Integration with Intel Security addresses the growing threat of cyber attacks to industrial targets.
By LM Staff · July 10, 2015
The Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported this week that its Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI) headed up 0.8 percent from April to May on the heels of a 1.8 percent decrease from March to April.
By MMH Staff · July 10, 2015
Trade Show News Network ranks Modex near the top 100 largest U.S. trade shows.
By LM Staff · July 10, 2015
U.S. carloads were down 7.1 percent annually at 251,269, and intermodal was up 12.3 percent at 255,015 containers and trailers.
By John D. Schulz · July 10, 2015
Settling a widely followed lawsuit brought by more than 2,300 California workers at FedEx Ground and FedEx Home delivery, parent FedEx Corp. has agreed to create a $228 million fund and resolve a decade-long lawsuit involving misclassification of workers.
By Patrick Burnson · July 9, 2015
All regions are expected to see an improvement in profitability in 2015 compared with 2014.
By MMH Staff · July 9, 2015
Companies to collaborate on a complementary, end-to-end platform to meet the demands of the modern distribution center.
By Patrick Burnson · July 9, 2015
A toxic mixture of overcapacity, weak demand and aggressive commercial pricing is threatening liner shipping industry profitability for the rest of 2015, according to the Container Forecaster report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry.
By MMH Staff · July 9, 2015
Shipments down from April, but up by 1.4% from the same month last year.
By Jeff Berman · July 8, 2015
Spurred on by expected volume gains due to what is expected to be a hectic back-to-school season, United States-based retail container ports are expected to see decent volume gains in the coming months. That is the working thesis of the most recent edition of the Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and maritime consultancy Hackett Associates.
By Patrick Burnson · July 8, 2015
The container-shipping industry has been highly unprofitable over the past five years, note analysts with McKinsey & Company. Making things worse, earnings have been exceptionally volatile.

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