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By Jeff Berman · September 16, 2016
Representing North Haven, Connecticut-based warehouse workers for freight transportation and logistics services provider XPO Logistics, Teamsters Local 443 said yesterday it filed for Teamsters representation. This follows similar action from earlier in the week, when Illinois-based XPO Freight (the former Con-way Freight LTL group) also filed similar action, according to a Teamsters statement.
By Jeff Berman · September 16, 2016
A downward trending month for the intermodal sector was fully reflected in the most recent edition of the Intermodal Conditions Index (ICI) issued by freight transportation forecasting firm FTR this week.
By Jeff Berman · September 16, 2016
Department of Commerce and NRF report August retail sales dropped 0.3% compared to July at $456.3 billion and were up 1.9% annually.
By LM Staff · September 16, 2016
Commerce reported that August retail sales dropped 0.3 percent compared to July at $456.3 billion and were up 1.9 percent annually. The NRF reported that retail sales, excluding automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, were down 0.3 percent from July to August, with August up 4.1 percent compared to August 2015.
By Jeff Berman · September 16, 2016
Carloads fell 6 percent to 252,627, and intermodal containers and trailers dropped 4.8 percent compared to the same week last year at 230,267.
By MMH Staff · September 15, 2016
Program provides rebates and financing assistance for customers as well as relief for local employees.
By MMH Staff · September 15, 2016
Certified sustainable facility features fitness suite, lounges, a restaurant and the new Vanderlande Academy.
By MMH Staff · September 15, 2016
Acqusition to expand Pregis's North American product portfolio to include a complete line of paper void fill, cushioning and block/brace solutions.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 13, 2016
Dematic's 31st Material Handling & Logistics Conference got underway with a survey that finds that most attendees see growth in their future.
By Patrick Burnson · September 13, 2016
Women are finally breaking into the top echelons of what had been a male-dominated industry.
By Patrick Burnson · September 13, 2016
A Transpacific shipping route linking Asia and the U.S. will add weekly Port of Oakland stops beginning in November.
By MMH Staff · September 13, 2016
Following flood damage, it is estimated to cost between $7,500,000-$8,500,000 to make the facility fully operational.
By MMH Staff · September 13, 2016
Eighth North American regional training facility to feature parts department, equipment inventory and a variety of training opportunities.
By MMH Staff · September 12, 2016
Provider of ERP and WMS solutions to the distribution and publishing sectors offers full-service partnerships.
By Jeff Berman · September 12, 2016
For July, the most recent month for which data is available, the TCI headed up to 5.99, an improvement over June’s 2.92, and May’s 1.69, which is its lowest reading going back to 2011.

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