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By Bob Trebilcock · August 24, 2015
Economist Brian Beaulieu sees an improving economy over the next 24 months, with forward thinking companies expanding their capabilities. Is your supply chain ready for 2017?
By Bob Trebilcock · August 21, 2015
Raytheon’s supply chain leader says new technologies such as data analytics and Big Data will make supply chains better, faster, and smoother.
By LM Staff · August 21, 2015
Carloads were down 5.2 percent annually at 288,059, and intermodal containers and trailers saw a 2.3 percent annual gain at 276,443.
By Jeff Berman · August 20, 2015
Earlier this month, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) told Congress that the majority of U.S. railroads will not meet the December 31, 2015 deadline for positive train control (PTC) implementation.
By Jeff Berman · August 19, 2015
The most recent edition of the Truckload and Intermodal Cost Indexes from Cass Information Systems and Avondale Partners showed that truckload and intermodal rates for the month of July were mixed.
By Jeff Berman · August 19, 2015
UPS said this week it has officially completed the closing of its $1.8 billion acquisition of Coyote Logistics. The deal was made official on July 31.
By MMH Staff · August 19, 2015
Acquisition to expand global footprint of Jungheinrich's growing logistics systems business.
By MMH Staff · August 19, 2015
AccuSpeechMobile’s advanced mobile technology allows Printronix customers to also automate business processes non-invasively using a single voice command to trigger sophisticated functionality across single and multiple applications.
By LM Staff · August 18, 2015
At an average of $2.615 per gallon, the price is down 0.2 cents compared to last week, with prices dropping a cumulative 29.9 cents going back to the week of May 25, when the average price was at $2.914 per gallon.
By Jeff Berman · August 18, 2015
Seasonally-adjusted (SA) for-hire truck tonnage in July was up 2.8 percent compared to June at 135.0 (2000=100) and marked its second-highest monthly reading ever, next to January’s 135.8.
By Jeff Berman · August 18, 2015
Volumes were decidedly mixed at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB) in July.
By Jeff Berman · August 18, 2015
Following an announcement made it made earlier this month, the European Commission said late last week that it has pushed back its previous deadline of December 8 to January 13 in regards to FedEx’ planned acquisition of Netherlands-based TNT-NV.
By Jeff Berman · August 17, 2015
The most recent in which could be described as a series of large-scale global 3PL (third-party logistics) acquisitions was announced today, with Geodis, a $6.1 billion France-based 3PL saying it has entered into an agreement to acquire Brentwood, Tennessee-based $1.3 billion OHL (formerly known as Ozburn Hessey Logistics).
By John D. Schulz · August 17, 2015
Unless you’re a major oil company or in the oil exploration business, the precipitous fall in the price of crude oil is providing a major and unexpected financial dividend. Truck shippers, in particular, are reaping a windfall as their fuel surcharges are dropping like leaves in the autumn breeze.
By MMH Staff · August 14, 2015
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