Cause to Celebrate: Workplace Injuries Continue to Decline

Material Handling and Logistics

recordable cases per 100 workers – less than half the number in 2003 Employers in 2017 had 2.8

The global economy: The coronavirus will dent growth

Logistics Management

The coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic could be more damaging to the global economy than the SARS outbreak in 2003, maintains the IHS Markit February Global Economic Forecast

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The ROAR Logistics Story with Robert Rich

The Logistics of Logistics

Prior to founding ROAR with 3 associates in 2003, Bob held a series of positions with increasing responsibilities at both Rich’s (his family’s business) and other logistics companies. Bob started ROAR Logistics in 2003 with Tony Barnes, Beth Grieshober, and Guy Gessner.

A 'High Maintenance' flagship: Don Wood's '03 Pete turning heads this show season

Overdrive Online

Looking for some sort of diversion in the depths of the upper-Midwest COVID wave back in October of 2020, DSD Transport small-fleet owner Don Wood took this 2003 Peterbilt 379 and began to rebuild it from the bare frame to what it is today.

Coronavirus and the Automotive and Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

Logistics Viewpoints

Earlier this week, the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus rose to over 1,000 people, invoking memories of the 2003 SARS outbreak. While the human aspect of this outbreak is clearly the biggest story, the virus is causing major disruptions in global supply chains as well.

Cutting Out the Middleman with Mike Nervick

The Logistics of Logistics

In 2003, Mike founded his own successful freight brokerage, Advantage Freight Network (AFN), growing it to over $170M. Cutting Out the Middleman with Mike Nervick. Mike Nervick and Joe Lynch discuss cutting out the middleman.

M&K Truck Centers names new president

Fleet Owner

Pilecki has been with the company since 2003, and has more than 30 years of commercial vehicle industry experience. M&K Truck Centers announced it has promoted long-time employee Ted Pilecki to president. He served as chief operating officer prio

The Emerge Story with Andrew Leto

The Logistics of Logistics

Andrew has been in the logistics industry since 2003 when he founded GlobalTranz after serving five honorable years in the U.S. The Emerge Story with Andrew Leto. Joe Lynch and Andrew Leto discuss Andrews’s entrepreneurial journey and the Emerge story.

Fourth of July Spectacular

Logistics Viewpoints

The National Retail Federation (NRF) has been conducting its annual Independence Day survey with Prosper Insights & Analytics since 2003. Tomorrow is the 4th of July, a holiday celebrating American independence, fireworks, and backyard BBQs. And like any good American holiday, consumers are ready to spend some money. The survey looks at the spending habits of consumers for holiday by different categories.

The global economy: The coronavirus will dent growth

247 Customs Broker

The coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic could be more damaging to the global economy than the SARS outbreak in 2003, maintains the IHS Markit February Global Economic… The post The global economy: The coronavirus will dent growth appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

YRC, Teamsters float trial work rule balloons in advance of NMFA contract talks

Logistics Management

billion transaction in 2003, any significant change in either units’ wage structure or fringe benefits could trigger another downturn for the Overland Park, Kan.-based YRC Worldwide, which controls the fourth- and eighth-largest LTL companies with its long-haul YRC Freight and YRC Regional units, is embarking on what could be a make-or-break contract with its 24,000 Teamsters union.

Shipper Pain Points with Brad Forester

The Logistics of Logistics

With functional expertise in Global TMS Programs, Change Management, Organizational Design, and Systems Integration, he has been leveraging these skills to benefit clients since he founded JBF in 2003. Shipper Pain Points with Brad Forester.

Coronavirus and the Automotive and Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

247 Customs Broker

Earlier this week, the death toll from the Wuhan coronavirus rose to over 1,000 people, invoking memories of the 2003 SARS outbreak. However, the coronavirus… The post Coronavirus and the Automotive and Pharmaceutical Supply Chains appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Disruptive Tech In The Supply Chain with Charley Dehoney

The Logistics of Logistics

Following his studies at San Jose State University, in the heart of Silicon Valley, Charley naturally started his career in 2003 in the field of supply chain and logistic technologies, working in the sales teams of companies such as Fusion Logistics, Cargomatic and ShipHawk. ?

Viral Disruption in the Supply Chain: COVID-19 vs SARS

Logistics Bureau

Because the 2003 outbreak of the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), originated in China, as COVID-19 did last December, comparisons are not only inevitable but also useful. percent of global GDP in 2003.

FreightTech for Fortune 500 Shippers with Brad Forester and Mike Mulqueen

The Logistics of Logistics

With functional expertise in Global TMS Programs, Change Management, Organizational Design, and Systems Integration, he has been leveraging these skills to benefit clients since he founded JBF in 2003. FreightTech for Fortune 500 Shippers with Brad Forester and Mike Mulqueen. Brad Forester , Mike Mulqueen , and Joe Lynch discuss FreightTech for Fortune 500 Shippers.

DFDS acquires ICT Logistics

The LoadStar

of its shares since 2003. PRESS RELEASE. Copenhagen, 15 September 2021. New acquisition spearheads eastern European expansion. DFDS has acquired the Danish freight forwarding company ICT Logistics today. ICT was formed in 1997. DFDS has owned 19.9%

Korean antitrust body slaps $81m fine on price-fixing liner operators

The LoadStar

The Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) has fined 23 liner operators a total of $81m for ‘fixing’ freight rates on the South Korea to South-east Asia lane between 2003 and 2018.

Alibaba bought into parent of new ocean carrier Transfar Shipping

The LoadStar

Singapore-registered Transfar started out as a freight forwarder, owned by Worldwide Logistics (Group), a Chinese 3PL founded in 2003, in which Zhejiang Cainiao Supply Chain Management Co, a unit of Alibaba logistics offshoot Cainiao, purchased a 10.33% stake in September last year.

Against the odds: US banana importer joins trucker’s FMC action against Hapag-Lloyd

The LoadStar

In response to this week’s Loadstar story on South Korean antitrust regulators fining 23 container lines for price-fixing on the intra-Asia trades between 2003 and 2018, one source sent a WhatsApp message to our editorial team that said simply: “And so it begins…”.

FMCSA officially adopts rules requiring background checks for hazmat CDL endorsement

247 Customs Broker

FMCSA officially adopted rules that have been on the books since 2003 and 2005, respectively, that require TSA background checks on drivers obtaining or renewing… The post FMCSA officially adopts rules requiring background checks for hazmat CDL endorsement appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Ben Dinsdale to lead humanitarian and government services at Air Charter Service

The LoadStar

Mr Dinsdale joined ACS in October 2003, where latterly he has been cargo development director Europe. Air Charter Service (ACS) has appointed Ben Dinsdale as its global director for humanitarian and government services, a new role.

What the Coronavirus Pandemic Means for Global Supply Chains

Shipchain

Although initially compared to the SARS outbreak, Coronavirus seems to be hitting much harder and much more quickly than the 2003 epidemic. More industries are dependent on China than ever before, especially when compared to how the global picture looked in 2003.

Make-A-Wish partners with UPS, Macy’s to grant boy’s wish

The Supply Chain Journal

Since 2003, Macy’s has donated more than $135 million to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The Make-A-Wish Foundation is partnering with Macy’s ( NYSE:M ) and UPS ( NYSE:UPS ) to make a young boy’s wish to be a delivery person come true. Mateo, 6, was diagnosed with leukemia in 2017.

ICAO Predicts Significant Impact due to Coronavirus Outbreak

Airfreight Logistics

At the height of the outbreak (May 2003), monthly RPKs of Asia-Pacific airlines were 35% lower than their pre-crisis levels. Overall in 2003, Asia-Pacific airlines lost 8% of annual RPKs and $6 billion of revenues.”

Brokerage M&A continues: Cheema adds Walker Logistics to portfolio

The Supply Chain Journal

Founded in 2003, Missoula, Montana-based Walker Logistics brokers dry van, flatbed, refrigerated, expedited and partial truckloads in the U.S. Cheema Logistics announced the acquisition of 3PL provider Walker Logistics on Tuesday.

T?ao?bao logistics model

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

It was founded by Alibaba Group in May 2003. Taobao.com is the largest online retail and business district in the Asia-Pacific region.

Dachser Shenzhen Moved to New Premises

Airfreight Logistics

Dachser Shenzhen started business in 2003, it is now one of the 18 strategic locations of the company’s presence in China. Dachser Shenzhen moved to a brand new office in August 2020.

Trelleborg is top employer in Czech region

Logistics Business Magazine

Given to the top employers in the Czech Republic since 2003, the Sodexo Employer of the Region award recognises the best practices of companies in motivating, rewarding and developing employees, and ultimately achieving a company’s financial goals.

DroneWaves: Delivering everywhere with drones

The Supply Chain Journal

He founded Eland Technologies, which he sold in 2003 to SITA.aero. FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: The capabilities and economics of drone delivery. DETAILS: A discussion on drone delivery and the economics of the new frontier of transportation.

A Lean Leadership Pocket Card

The Lean Thinker

I was going through some old files and came across a pocket card we handed out back in 2003 or so. It was used in conjunction with our “how to walk the gemba” coaching sessions that we did with the lean staff, and then taught them to do with leaders.

Fleet Management Acquisition – Logistics Business® Magazine

247 Customs Broker

r2c, founded in 2003 and operating in the UK predominantly, has established itself […]. 5th April 2019 Keyfuels announced today that it has completed the acquisition of r2c Online Limited (“r2c”), a UK-based provider of Fleet and Workshop management software for Heavy Goods Vehicles (“HGVs”). The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The post Fleet Management Acquisition – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Amid companies' renewed energy focus, warehouse efficiencies unchanged

247 Customs Broker

Large buildings, defined as buildings larger than 100,000 square feet, accounted for 55% of total warehouse electric consumption in a 2003 survey. Dive Brief: Energy use in the nation’s storage and warehousing sector has gone relatively unchanged in recent years, according to the most recent data available from the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

Linde Names Exclusive South African Distributor

247 Customs Broker

Eazi Access was founded in 2003 and is described as Africa’s market leader in work-at-height and materials handling solutions. 15th March 2019 Linde Material Handling has named Eazi Access as exclusive distributor for the Linde brand in South Africa, effective today. Their comprehensive offering includes rental, sales, servicing and training across a […]. The post Linde Names Exclusive South African Distributor appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Linde Names Exclusive South African Distributor – Logistics Business® Magazine

247 Customs Broker

Eazi Access was founded in 2003 and is described as Africa’s market leader in work-at-height and materials handling solutions. 15th March 2019 Linde Material Handling has named Eazi Access as exclusive distributor for the Linde brand in South Africa, effective today. Their comprehensive offering includes rental, sales, servicing and training across a […].

55 Supply Chain & Logistics Experts You Should Follow on Social

The Logistics of Logistics

economic forecaster of the year in both 2003 and 2014. . 55 Supply Chain & Logistics Experts You Should Follow on Social. Original Article: 55 Supply Chain & Logistics Experts You Should Follow on Social.

The Key Processes of Warehouse Efficiency

Apparel Logistics

Since 2003, the Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) has surveyed hundreds of logistics professionals each year to determine the key metrics for measuring the efficiency and performance of distribution centers (DCs). This year's DC Metrics report identified four critical measurements of warehouse efficiency: on-time shipments, order picking accuracy, dock to stock cycle time, and internal order cycle time. How does your distribution center perform in these key areas?

Prologis increases logistics footprint in Coventry 

Logistics Business Magazine

Built by Prologis in 2003 as a design-and-build project, the building has been bought back to help meet existing and future demand for logistics space in the area.

The Smart Warehouse With Dan Gilmore

The Logistics of Logistics

Notably, in 2003, I started a publication called Supply Chain Digest , which changed the face of online supply chain and logistics, news, and coverage. Want to know how you can deploy a smart warehouse for your business?

DHL Express Appoints MD for Thailand and Head of Indochina

Airfreight Logistics

Mr. Vongpusanachai began his career at DHL Express as a Managing Director in Thailand in 2003. DHL Express recently announced that they have appointed Mr. Herbert Vongpusanachai as the Managing Director for Thailand and Head of Indochina, covering Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos.