Global Logistics

By Patrick Burnson · August 15, 2017
Amazon's play for Whole Foods is a game changer for logistics managers who are still coping with the urgency of e-commerce demands.
By Patrick Burnson · August 14, 2017
Port of Oakland maritime officials anticipate a five-year run of record cargo volume beginning next year. By 2022, the port expects to handle the equivalent of 2.6 million 20-foot containers (TEUs) annually.
By Patrick Burnson · August 4, 2017
In marked contrast to most of the players in today’s ocean cargo marketplace, Oakland-based Matson, Inc., a leading U.S.-flagged transpacific carrier, recently reported strong bi-annual earnings.
By Patrick Burnson · August 2, 2017
Resilinc, a California-based cloud provider of supply chain resilience and risk management intelligence and analytics has announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office granted their patent for analyzing supply chain vulnerability metrics such as risk score and impact and presenting it via interactive maps and dashboards, using supplier intelligence collected via a networked solution and platform.
By Patrick Burnson · July 28, 2017
With voting by longshore workers complete, early returns show a majority of International Longshore and Warehouse Union members agreeing to a three-year contract extension with the Pacific Maritime Association.
By Patrick Burnson · July 21, 2017
Northern California's shippers have been told that the state's third largest ocean cargo gateway is well prepared for a surge in demand
By Patrick Burnson · July 19, 2017
Two agreements related to the west coast and trade flows between the United States and Asia were addressed today by the Federal Maritime Commission during a regularly scheduled meeting, as were recent developments regarding government linked ocean carriers.
By Patrick Burnson · July 19, 2017
Kuebix, creator of a transportation management systems (TMS) providing shipping intelligence, recently partnered with SimpliShip International Freight Rate API to manage all freight modes and providers on one cloud-based platform.
By Patrick Burnson · July 18, 2017
AsiaInspection (AI), a global provider of quality control services for businesses importing from the Pacific Rim, maintains that logistics managers should pay more attention to risk…irrespective of region.
By Patrick Burnson · July 14, 2017
Amber Road, announced this week that it has added advanced Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) lists to
By Patrick Burnson · July 13, 2017
While new and improved supply chain innovations are always making headlines, a recent survey conducted by Kenco reveals that awareness and interest are not the same as adoption.
By Patrick Burnson · July 12, 2017
Commissioner Rebecca Dye launched the second phase of the agency’s Supply Chain Innovation Teams initiative this week, which will focus on identifying the “actionable” information needed by all players for improved supply chain system visibility, reliability and resilience.
By Patrick Burnson · July 6, 2017
The International Air Transport Association released data for global air freight markets showing that demand grew 12.7% in May 2017 compared to the year-earlier period.
By Patrick Burnson · July 6, 2017
A panel of experts participated in a "brown bag" lunch discussion this past week, hosted by the Federal Maritime Commission, where the topic of blockchain technology and its applicability to supply chain management and increasing efficiency in international trade was explored.
By Patrick Burnson · July 6, 2017
Nancy Nix, Executive Director of Achieving Women's Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management, and Education (AWESOME), will receive the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals' (CSCMP) 2017 Distinguished Service Award.

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