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By MMH Staff · May 16, 2017
Survey of industry experts shows 50% expect market to increase over the next six months, 10% bracing for a decline.
By Jeff Berman · May 16, 2017
Global freight transportation and logistics services provider Werner Enterprises is the latest company to get on board in the e-commerce-driven last, or final, mile sector, with the introduction of Werner Final Mile.
By LM Staff · May 16, 2017
With a 2.1-cent decline, the national average for diesel now stands at $2.544 per gallon, following a 1.8-cent decline last week to $2.565. Diesel prices for the week of may 16th 2017
By MMH Staff · May 15, 2017
Modex 2018 to feature first-ever Smart City Logistics and Connected Supply Chain Solution Centers.
By Jeff Berman · May 15, 2017
Following a very strong month of March and first quarter overall, April volumes at the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB) again shined, according to data recently issued by the ports.
By LM Staff · May 15, 2017
Coming off a nearly 2.5 point increase from January to February, the Trucking Conditions Index from freight transportation consultancy FTR, which was issued today, fell back to more familiar territory.
By Patrick Burnson · May 12, 2017
DHL Supply Chain, among the Americas’ leaders in contract logistics and part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, announced recently that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in its May 2017 Magic Quadrant for Third-Party Logistics, North America report.
By Jeff Berman · May 12, 2017
The NRF reported that April retail sales, excluding automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, saw a 0.3 percent seasonally-adjusted increase over March, and were up 3 percent on an unadjusted annual basis, and the Department of Commerce reported a 0.4 percent increase from March to April at $474.9 million and a 4.5 percent gain over April 2016.
By Jeff Berman · May 12, 2017
The NRF reported that April retail sales, excluding automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, saw a 0.3 percent seasonally-adjusted increase over March, and were up 3 percent on an unadjusted annual basis, and the Department of Commerce reported a 0.4 percent increase from March to April at $474.9 million and a 4.5 percent gain over April 2016.
By LM Staff · May 12, 2017
Rail carloads headed up 6 percent annually to 251,182, and intermodal container and trailers increased 1.6 percent annually to 264,123.
By Jeff Berman · May 11, 2017
Entitled UPS Express Critical, the company said examples of these shipments include things like aircraft parts or surgical tools that are particularly germane to the specific industries like healthcare, manufacturing, and aerospace, which place a high level of importance on speed of delivery.
By LM Staff · May 11, 2017
The March TSI reading at 124.0 was 1.5 percent below February’s 125.9, which topped the previous all-time high of 124.7 recorded in July 2016. And it is 30.9 percent above the all-time low of 94.7 recorded in April 2009.
By Patrick Burnson · May 11, 2017
Supply chain managers are being told that three of the most pressing risks to business performance in the 21st century are cyber attack, natural hazards and supply chain failure.
By Jeff Berman · May 10, 2017
USPS posted a net loss of $562 million, which represented an improvement over a $2 billion net loss for the same quarter last year.
By MMH Staff · May 9, 2017
Purchase of West Coast mobile solutions provider to enhance service and support.

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