Transportation

By Patrick Burnson · September 13, 2017
Although it may be too early to collect any data from this second major hurricane in three weeks, Noel Perry, Partner at FTR and Senior Economist for Truckstop.com says the impact will be significant.
<p><b>It’s time to ramp up your transportation strategy. </b></p> WEBCAST
By LM Staff · September 7, 2017
Thursday, September 21, 2017 | 2pm ET
By Mary C. Holcomb, Ph.D. and Karl B. Manrodt, Ph.D. · September 1, 2017
While a majority of companies strongly agree that transportation is a strategically important function, a significant percentage of them have not organizationally aligned transportation in a manner that supports their goals.
By Patrick Burnson · August 23, 2017
Descartes Systems Group, a global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that it had acquired MacroPoint, LLC, earlier this month, LM learned that there would be implications for shippers reliant upon the cold chain chain.
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By LM Staff · July 11, 2017
Join Evan Armstrong, president of Armstrong & Associates, as he explains how creating a balanced portfolio of "Top 50" global and domestic partners can maximize efficiency and mitigate risk.
By Patrick Burnson · June 29, 2017
A handful of U.S. ports could see their ratings change over the next year, according to Fitch Ratings in its latest U.S. Ports Peer Review.
By Patrick Burnson · June 27, 2017
Logistics industry analysts report that the global freight forwarding market has grown by 2.7% in real terms this past year, an annual jump of 2.1% led by the back of higher air and sea volume growth.
By Patrick Burnson · April 28, 2017
A new forecast and independent assessment of freighter demand has been released by the air cargo consultancy ACMG.
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 20, 2017
United Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo have signed a joint venture agreement for extensive cargo cooperation on routes between the U.S. and Europe.
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By LM Staff · March 16, 2017
In this session our panel brings shippers up to date on the state of transportation regulations. Discussion will revolve around regulatory reform, aspects of the federal highway bill and what the transportation landscape looks like in the early days of the Trump administration.
By Patrick Burnson · March 6, 2017
Kewill and LeanLogistics today announced that the companies have rebranded as BluJay Solutions. In conjunction with the rebranding, the company has also unveiled the BluJay Global Trade Network, a fundamentally new model designed to go beyond automation.
By Patrick Burnson · February 23, 2017
While traditional domains for DCs (Central Pennsylvania, Dallas–Fort Worth and the Inland Empire) remain very active, Industrial real estate firm JLL has discovered that there is a growing shift to secondary Midwestern markets.
By Patrick Burnson · February 8, 2017
Nearly 20% of all leasing activity for ‘big box’ transactions (over 500,00 square feet) from 2010 to 2016 were centered around e-commerce.
By Patrick Burnson · February 6, 2017
According to a new report from CBRE Group, Inc., there’s been a proliferation of warehouses spanning 1 million sq. ft. or larger across the nation. And while “last mile” carriers receive most of the attention these days, the traditional heavyweights are behind much of this growth.

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