A rare unit: Mike Jellison’s 6&4 two-stick, 350-inch wheelbase 2001 379

Overdrive Online

What's more, as of October, as you'll hear in this video talk with Jellison, all but around 15 of the near 33,000 original miles on the 3406-powered 2001 Pete's odometer had been run with Jellison working the 6- and 4-speed gearboxes. 2001 Peterbilt 379 advocacy custom rigs mike jellison that's a big 10-4 on D.C.

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Revisiting the soft-market banana peel — freight relationships paying off for some

Overdrive Online

Uncategorized 1996 Freightliner 2001 Freightliner brokers business ELD mandate electronic logs FMCSA freight pre-2000 exemption Randy Carlson rates relationships soft market spot market tim lesterRandy Carlson "will have had my operating authority for 25 years" come next May. Right now, "trucking is the best it's been in that entire 25 years" in general terms, he says, despite the slowdown for so many in the spot market, illustrating the value of steady freight partners.

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NTEA gearing up for milestone 20th The Work Truck Show

Fleet Owner

And since 2001, The Work Truck Show, hosted by the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA), haInnovative technologies, efficient vehicles and game-changing upfit solutions have helped transform the work truck industry over the past two decades.

Marketing During COVID-19: Time to Recalibrate?

Logistics Marketing Advisors

On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was coordinating a marketing planning session at a Chicago hotel with most of the management team for the 3PL that I then ran marketing for.

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Slashing Costs: Missouri School District Shares Experience with Propane

NGT News

In 2018, the district decided to purchase 14 IC Bus CE Series propane autogas buses to replace diesel buses of 2001 and 2002 model years. Since it replaced aging diesel buses with propane autogas buses, the Grain Valley School District in Missouri has been saving money on fuel and maintenance costs. The new buses joined […]. The post Slashing Costs: Missouri School District Shares Experience with Propane appeared first on NGT News. Featured Heavy-Duty Propane Autogas

California-reared HHG hauler keeps legacy of father, Don Morgan, alive with this T600

Overdrive Online

Since Don passed in 2001, his son's kept the rig working hard, despite his native California's outlawing it some years back. It's a sharp truck, this 1992 Kenworth T600, Detroit 60 Series-powered and with a 149-inch ICT sleeper owner-operator Montgomery Morgan's father, Don Morgan, had put on when the rig was new. Uncategorized 1992 Kenworth T600 big bunks don morgan ICT montgomery morgan sleepers

Agility Fuel Solutions Introduces Third-Gen Roof Mount CNG Fuel System

NGT News

Agility introduced its roof mount CNG fuel systems for refuse fleets in 2001, […].

News Alert: Regulators say older merger rules apply to Kansas City Southern

The Supply Chain Journal

In a late Friday decision , STB confirmed that Kansas City Southern (KCS) is exempt from following the newer merger rules made after 2001. The Transaction appears to fall neatly into the Board’s rationale for adopting the waiver in the first instance” in 2001, the decision said.

Kuehne + Nagel set to buy Asian forwarder Apex – its largest takeover yet

The LoadStar

Apex was founded in China in 2001 and has expanded across Asia, making it an increasingly attractive takeover.

This Week in Logistics News (October 27 – November 2)

Logistics Viewpoints

To be exact, the year the was 2001, at the beginning of the baseball season and the end of my senior year of college. For the 4th time in the last 15 years, the Red Sox are the World Series champs! The funny thing is I made a very specific bet a long time ago. One of my best friends, who had developed the nickname Yogi because he always wore a Yankees hat, and I […]. The post This Week in Logistics News (October 27 – November 2) appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Understanding Machine Learning: A New Era of Intelligence and Business

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Ever since the fictional ‘sentient computer’ HAL 9000 went rogue in ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’, people have been uneasy about the idea of machines being able to think for themselves. I’m sorry, Dave. I’m afraid I can’t do that. Recent business thinking has come around to the more enlightened view that machines that are exclusively programmed […]. The post Understanding Machine Learning: A New Era of Intelligence and Business appeared first on SYSPRO US.

News Alert: Regulators say older merger rules apply to Kansas City Southern

The Supply Chain Journal

In a late Friday decision , STB confirmed that Kansas City Southern (KCS) is exempt from following the newer merger rules made after 2001. The Transaction appears to fall neatly into the Board’s rationale for adopting the waiver in the first instance” in 2001, the decision said.

A tribute to the late Boubby Grin, former head of strategy at KLM Cargo

The LoadStar

Boubby Grin, head of strategy at KLM Cargo from 1998 – 2001, and industry visionary, passed away on 28 January, at the age of 74.

Editor’s Pick: Be a Digital Disruptor and Win

Talking Logistics

Yet in 2001, the Polaroid Corporation filed for federal bankruptcy protection because the company failed to make the smooth transition from analog to digital cameras. Note: Today’s post is part of our “ Editor’s Pick ” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics.

FreightWaves Classics: Emery Worldwide dominated air freight forwarding for 40+ years

The Supply Chain Journal

Emery’s fleet of aircraft was grounded by the FAA on August 13, 2001, due to poor aircraft fleet maintenance. The company officially ceased operating on December 5, 2001, following the findings of safety inspections and investigations of air accidents and their casualties.

Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group

247 Customs Broker

Founded in 2001 by Gabriel de Godoy in San José, California, Freight Logistics operates their consolidation […]. Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group German-based logistics company with operations in Europe, Asia and South America, Rhenus, recently announced they had acquired Freight Logistics Group, an international freight forwarder and logistics solutions provider headquartered in Miami, Florida.

Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group – Logistics Manager

247 Customs Broker

Founded in 2001 by Gabriel de Godoy in San José, California, Freight Logistics operates their consolidation […]. Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group German-based logistics company with operations in Europe, Asia and South America, Rhenus, recently announced they had acquired Freight Logistics Group, an international freight forwarder and logistics solutions provider headquartered in Miami, Florida.

Rhenus acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics

247 Customs Broker

It was founded in 2001 by Gabriel de Godoy in San Jose, California with the aim […]. Rhenus has strengthened its presence in the Americas with the acquisition of Miami, Florida-headquartered Freight Logistics on 16 April. Freight Logistics operates its own consolidation hub located near Miami International Airport and has offices in Argentina, Brazil and Chile. The post Rhenus acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

When Your Apparel Warehouse IT Goes South

Apparel Logistics

Unfortunately, the volume never materialized and the company shut its doors by 2001. When it comes to warehouse setups, having the proper equipment and software is the difference between success and massive failure. This has been seen throughout the ages as innovations have been used to increase production while reducing costs. Here are some of the most infamous warehouse failures. Getting Too Big for Your Britches. Have you heard of Webvan? If not, there's a reason.

Importance of Picking a Forwarder that Is C-TPAT Certified

Dedola Global Logistics

The initiative began in 2001, with seven large American corporations behind it at the outset. Archives. When you’re choosing a freight forwarder, safety is an essential factor to consider.

Jettainer Americas Inc. Appoints New Managing Director

Airfreight Logistics

After one year as Deputy Regional Manager South East Asia in Singapore from 2000 to 2001, Kothari took the responsibility as Regional Director Logistics for the Greater China region.

Kaspien CEO: Take a diversified, cautious approach to minimize supply chain disruption

The Supply Chain Journal

According to data from Supply Management , in 2001, foot and mouth disease collapsed the European meat and dairy export markets; in 2002-03, SARS caused a 6.3%

CN to discuss merger with KCS, sends STB over 400 support letters

The Supply Chain Journal

The ongoing discussions among the three railroads come as STB, which regulates rail mergers, determined on Friday that CP and KCS can proceed in the process using merger rules from before 2001.

Qatar Airways Celebrate the Launch of Langkawi, Malaysia Flights

Airfreight Logistics

” Qatar Airways began direct services to Kuala Lumpur in 2001, and launched its Penang service in 2018. In October 2001, Qatar Airways announced its codeshare agreement with Malaysian Airlines, and this was expanded in 2018. Qatar Airways has announced four-times-weekly flights to Langkawi that will be operated by a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, expanding to five-times-weekly from 27 October 2019.

Kaspien CEO: Take a diversified, cautious approach to minimize supply chain disruption

The Supply Chain Journal

According to data from Supply Management , in 2001, foot and mouth disease collapsed the European meat and dairy export markets; in 2002-03, SARS caused a 6.3%

Jan Skovgaard is new chief operating officer at Ligentia

The LoadStar

Mr Skovgaard joins from Rohlig, where he has worked since 2001, most recently as CEO Asia Pacific, and formerly managing director. Ligentia Group hopes to bolster its Asian business with the appointment of Jan Skovgaard as its chief operating officer. Based in Hong Kong, Mr Skovgaard will also join the board. Nick Jones, Ligentia Group CEO said: “Jan is a great fit for the Ligentia vision, one which sees us increasing our.

Gary O’Connor appointed managing director of Ireland for Geodis

The LoadStar

From 2001 he was operations director at Eagle Global Logistics. Geodis has appointed Gary O’Connor (pictured above) as its new managing director of Ireland. His brief is to focus “on developing business in the healthcare sector while growing the company’s influence over well-established verticals, including e-commerce, high tech and FMCG”. Mr O’Connor joins the group from Ceva Logistics, where he was also managing director for Ireland from late 2008 until June this year.

Football Team Sponsored by Pallet Network

Logistics Business Magazine

Established in 2001 and now heading into its twentieth year, as the only privately owned UK Network, UPN has grown strongly and steadily into a high-quality palletised freight distribution network. “We

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (September 11, 2020)

Talking Logistics

Where were you on September 11, 2001 when the planes hit the towers? Today is September 11. As a kid who grew up in Brooklyn with a view of the Twin Towers from my bedroom window, I will never forget. How I yearn, sometimes, to go back to my childhood bedroom, back to those hot.

ZH: Union Leader: ‘GM won’t close plants without one hell of a fight’

The LoadStar

Zero Hedge writes: “Update 6: While we wait to learn what was discussed during Mary Barra’s Monday afternoon meeting with Larry Kudlow, here’s a chart to put today’s job cuts in context: GM’s job cuts are the seventh largest since 2001.

FreightWaves Flashback: A simple error in measurement

The Supply Chain Journal

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Analysis: Magic Expeditors tops the major league – DSV, XPO et al chasing

The LoadStar

After what was the worst quarter for asset-light operators in recent memory – say around eight years ago after the previous, cyclical 2001 debacle – and almost mid-way through a second quarter that sent shivers down your spine, the six major listed Western firms wrestling with Covid-19 and disruption risk in the supply chain have left a mark with their Q1 trading updates.

Trinity Logistics Revisits History for Modern Rebrand

Trinity Logistics

2001: Trinity’s logo changes to the trademark burgundy swoosh. Trinity Logistics, a Top 20 third-party logistics company, today unveiled its rebranding to reflect its growth into an innovative and agile company, part of Burris Logistics.

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China Trade War Propels First Drop in US Imports in Over a Decade

ShipLilly

The last time these import routes were interrupted at all was when China entered the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001, the economic recession of 2008, which lasted until 2009. For the first time in over ten years, there is a decline in imports to the United States from Asia.

FreightWaves Flashback: How much bigger will box ships get?

The Supply Chain Journal

In this week’s edition, from the May 2001 issue of American Shipper (virtual pages 52-53) , FreightWaves Flashback looks back 20 years ago at plans to push the envelope on containerized shipping. FreightWaves Classics articles look at various aspects of the transportation industry’s history.