Logistics

By Jeff Berman · May 24, 2017
A new report from supply chain consultancy Armstrong & Associates stated that 90% of Domestic Fortune 500 companies rely on third-party logistics (3PL) providers for outsourced logistics and supply chain services.
By Jeff Berman · May 24, 2017
While many key market themes remain intact as they relate to the industrial real estate market, there are also some apparent changes according to the May edition of CBRE’s “Americas Industrial & Logistics Trends Report.
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By LM Staff · May 23, 2017
The pressure to reduce cost is a fundamental part of every organization today leaving many supply chain professionals constantly renegotiating rates. This webcast examines four areas that may hold untapped savings potentials and even help organizations negotiate better rates.
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By LM Staff · May 19, 2017
In this webinar, we'll unveil best practices to establish a world class logistics operation that improves safety, security, efficiency, and customer service levels at a lower cost.
By Patrick Burnson · May 18, 2017
Brandy Christian began service as the president and CEO at the Port of New Orleans this past January after having spent two years as the port’s chief operating officer.
By MMH Staff · May 16, 2017
Robotics tops the list of most likely disruptors in next five years, 3D printing considered least viable in the short term.
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 MMH Staff · May 15, 2017
Modex 2018 to feature first-ever Smart City Logistics and Connected Supply Chain Solution Centers.
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 9, 2017
In its “Global Transportation and Logistics M&A Deal Insights 2017,” report PwC noted that total first quarter deal value at $18.2 billion was down 38 percent compared to the first quarter of 2016 and was up 2 percent compared to the fourth quarter of 2016. There were 63 transportation and logistics deals in the first quarter, which was up 26 percent annually and down 9 percent compared to the fourth quarter.
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By LM Staff · May 8, 2017
In this webcast a panel of supply chain technology analysts demystify some of today's "buzz" terms and share practical insight into how to better apply the existing technologies that will create a more "intelligent" logistics operation.
By Patrick Burnson · May 3, 2017
The ocean carrier industry was handed another setback by a major regulatory agency this week as the proposed merger of three Japanese liner companies was rejected by the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission
By MMH Staff · May 3, 2017
Former president, CEO and a member of Ford's board of directors to address Dematic's annual conference.
By Patrick Burnson · April 27, 2017
Proposed cuts to an existing grant program would force U.S. ports to choose between issuing debt to keep capital improvements on schedule, thus raising their leverage positions, or delaying capital programs to allow cash from operations to accumulate, Fitch Ratings says.
By Patrick Burnson · April 25, 2017
Dr. Walter Kemmsies, Chief Strategist for commercial real estate firm Jones Lang Lasalle told shippers convened at last week's "Women in Logistics" luncheon that "an export resurgence" can stimulate the U.S. economy.

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