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

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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.

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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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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. ?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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%

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.

Unifeeder expands global footprint with takeover of shortsea rival Feedertech

The LoadStar

Founded in 2003, Feedertech operates liner and ad hoc feeder services under that name and a regional shortsea network under the. Unifeeder has expanded its global reach and closed the gap on market leader X-Press with its acquisition of a majority stake in Singapore-based feeder and shortsea operator Feedertech Group. DP World-owned Unifeeder will buy a 77% stake in Feedertech, with the Singapore registered company’s chairman, Ali Maghami, retaining the remaining 23%.

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.

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.

CN to conduct strategic review of non-rail assets

The Supply Chain Journal

CN’s non-rail assets include TransX, which is acquired in 2019 , and the Great Lakes vessels and other assets that it acquired in 2003, as well as some transloading operations, CN executives said.

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 […].

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?