Analysis

247 Customs Broker

The post Analysis appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. By Nisha Gopalan | Bloomberg. September 24 at 5:00 PM. Is it just China that faces roadblocks from the West when acquiring overseas assets, or are other foreign buyers equal targets? That’s a $140 billion question. For the first time in three years, Japanese companies have pulled ahead of their mainland rivals, offering nearly double the $80 billion Chinese firms have shelled out for deals abroad so far this year.

Managing E-Commerce Fulfillment Spikes With Data Analysis

Cerasis

This creates a major problem for managing e-commerce fulfillment when orders spike and shippers need to understand how data analysis may help. Data Analysis Enhances E-Commerce Forecasts and More Take a moment to consider what goes into managing e-commerce fulfillment.

Oil analysis now can prevent problems later

Fleet Owner

You should run a regular oil analysis on any part of a machine that relies on lubrication, including the transmission, differential, hydraulics and idler wheels on tracked vehicles

LTL Market Analysis and Insight for Q4 and Into 2019

Cerasis

Consistent growth and higher rates are two common factors in any LTL market analysis today. To conduct a full LTL market analysis, let’s take a closer look at what to expect in the coming months. Where Does the Analysis Take Us?

Analysis: APMM vs GE – dinosaurs, but heading for extinction?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: APMM vs GE – dinosaurs, but heading for extinction? Analysis Comment Land Loadstar posts Sea Supply chain AP Moller - Maersk Financial footings“That is mind-blowing. The comparison is stunning.

Analysis: days of reckoning loom for AP Møller Maersk & Hapag-Lloyd

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: days of reckoning loom for AP Møller Maersk & Hapag-Lloyd appeared first on The Loadstar. Analysis Comment Loadstar posts Sea AP Moller - Maersk Financial footings Hapag-Lloyd Maersk Line

Logistics Network Analysis

Logistics Management

Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain

Streamline Your Supply Chain with a Network Analysis

CH Robinson Logistics

Company ABC engaged with their 3PL’s supply chain engineer team, who performed a network optimization analysis and made a final recommendation to eliminate 20 of the warehouse locations. Is network analysis a good fit for your company? Well, that depends on what your analysis unveils.

Analysis: CMA CGM is ‘looking for opportunities’ – Zim or Evergreen?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: CMA CGM is ‘looking for opportunities’ – Zim or Evergreen? Analysis Comment Loadstar posts Sea CMA CGM Evergreen Financial footings Merger Mania Takeover Talk Yang Ming ZimOn a straight comparable basis, the second-quarter results from CMA CGM were abysmal; confirming that 2017 was a peak year in terms of free cash flow and profitability for the French carrier.

Why Benchmarking Alone Isn’t Enough for Proper Transportation Cost Analysis

Cerasis

Carriers in the trucking industry and also shippers today are actively looking for ways to combat the rising costs of operating their businesses, but they often do not fully understand proper benchmarking, transportation cost analysis, and profit management are intertwined.

Analysis: this week, an interims spectacular, starring UPS, Panalpina and DSV

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: this week, an interims spectacular, starring UPS, Panalpina and DSV appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Analysis Comment E-Commerce Land Loadstar posts Perishables Pharmaceuticals Sea Supply chain DSV Financial footings Panalpina UPS

Analysis: Hapag-Lloyd – the gift that keeps on giving… to the bankers

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: Hapag-Lloyd – the gift that keeps on giving… to the bankers appeared first on The Loadstar. Analysis Comment Loadstar posts Sea Financial footings financial results Hapag-LloydI often think I have landed on a planet where the words count, but the numbers don’t, when I read of shippers and freight forwarders complaining about the bad attitude of ocean carriers when it comes to passing on rapidly rising input costs.

Analysis: supply chain players go head to head in a fight for pricing power

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: supply chain players go head to head in a fight for pricing power appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Analysis Comment Loadstar posts Sea Supply chain DB Schenker DHL Global Forwarding DSV emergency bunker surcharge Expeditors Financial footings Kuehne + Nagel Panalpina

Oil analysis: A blood test for your engine

Fleet Owner

The real benefit of an oil analysis is that it acts as an early warning system, alerting you to potential problems before they become an equipment failure

Analysis: is DSV ready to move on Damco’s freight forwarding business?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: is DSV ready to move on Damco’s freight forwarding business? Air Analysis Comment Loadstar posts Sea Supply chain Damco DSV Financial footings Takeover TalkA couple of years have passed since the management team at DSV promised it would strike another large deal – now, given market talk spurred by the latest corporate events at AP Møller-Maersk Group (APMM), DSV’s most likely target might be APMM’s freight forwarding arm, Damco FF.

Analysis: a Schenker IPO on the board’s agenda at Deutsche Bahn?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: a Schenker IPO on the board’s agenda at Deutsche Bahn? Air Analysis Comment Land Loadstar posts Sea Supply chain DB Cargo DB Schenker Initial public offerings Merger Mania Takeover Talk

Analysis: cash flow management – the star, the laggard and the beast

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: cash flow management – the star, the laggard and the beast appeared first on The Loadstar. Analysis Comment Loadstar posts Sea CMA CGM Cosco Financial footings Hapag-Lloyd Maersk Line

The Apparel Logistics Group’s Supply Chain Cost Analysis

Apparel Logistics

The Advantages of Supply Chain Cost Analysis. Supply chain cost analysis helps businesses improve their bottom line. Through supply chain cost analysis, Rob O'Byrne of Supply Chain Quarterly says businesses can easily cut their costs by between $2 million and $10 million every year The late management expert Peter Drucker explained the importance of analytics when he noted that "What gets measured, gets managed."

Analysis: A clear view of trucking’s future

Fleet Owner

As the premier showcase for advanced truck technology, the IAA Commercial Vehicles show offered solid proof that trucks of all sizes are about to see some revolutionary changes

Logistics Network Analysis

247 Customs Broker

Network analysis gets beyond the marketing hype to see what’s really happening. To learn how to save time and money in your supply chain, download our Logistics Network Analysis whitepaper. The post Logistics Network Analysis appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. By LM Staff ·. February 7, 2018. Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain.

Corrugated and Freight Savings Analysis for Apparel E-Commerce Shipping

Apparel Logistics

Modern consumers are demanding more from their e-tailers than ever before. Four out of five shoppers say they're more likely to purchase online when e-tailers offer free shipping.

Corrugated and Freight Savings Analysis for Apparel E-Commerce Shipping

Apparel Logistics

Modern consumers are demanding more from their e-tailers than ever before. Four out of five shoppers say they're more likely to purchase online when e-tailers offer free shipping.

Analysis: how likely is a leveraged buyout of John Menzies?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: how likely is a leveraged buyout of John Menzies?

The State of Supply Chain Trends Part IV: Data Analysis, Wearables, and the Cloud

Cerasis

Modern supply chains are evolving beyond anyone’s expectations due to increased use of cloud-computing technologies, wearables and advanced data analysis. Data Analysis Grew Exponentially, Providing More End-to-End Visibility and Continuous Improvement. Data analysis is the companion of cloud-computing technologies. LinkedIn The post The State of Supply Chain Trends Part IV: Data Analysis, Wearables, and the Cloud appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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Analysis: Is the wind in the right direction for Amazon to snap up Atlas Air?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: Is the wind in the right direction for Amazon to snap up Atlas Air? One of the most recurring questions at Loadstar Towers in recent weeks has been whether a takeover of Atlas Air by Amazon could be on the cards.

Analysis: when it rains on Maersk, it can pour

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: when it rains on Maersk, it can pour appeared first on The Loadstar.

Analysis: UPS continues to look inward, despite increasing M&A potential

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: UPS continues to look inward, despite increasing M&A potential appeared first on The Loadstar. “UPS is making great progress on our transformation initiatives to enhance profitable growth and improve operating leverage.

Analysis: a Seaspan-Costamare merger? Could form a unique combination

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: a Seaspan-Costamare merger? The competitive landscape for non-operating containership owners is currently fascinating.

Analysis: sailing solo next year could be a voyage to disaster for ZIM

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: sailing solo next year could be a voyage to disaster for ZIM appeared first on The Loadstar.

Analysis: Damco a prime takeover target if Hapag-Lloyd looks for a forwarder

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: Damco a prime takeover target if Hapag-Lloyd looks for a forwarder appeared first on The Loadstar. Spurred by a recent history of deal-making, 2017 was a transformational year for Hapag-Lloyd, and it managed to shore up its core business over the past 12 months.

Analysis: COSCO and OOCL – a big, well-managed world leader in the making

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: COSCO and OOCL – a big, well-managed world leader in the making appeared first on The Loadstar. COSCO Shipping Holdings has no place to hide now the takeover of Orient Overseas International Lines (OOIL) and its container line arm, OOCL, has gone through.

Analysis: K+N+GFF combination could be a sweet spot for value-hunting investors

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: K+N+GFF combination could be a sweet spot for value-hunting investors appeared first on The Loadstar. As part of my “who’s next?”

Analysis: Atlas Air and ATSG spread their wings in an air cargo boom

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: Atlas Air and ATSG spread their wings in an air cargo boom appeared first on The Loadstar.

Amazon Go and the Future of Sentient Buildings: An Analysis

Supply Chain Brain

Specifically, they are inferring pose for articulated motion analysis in crowded scenarios. When it comes to disruption of business as usual for supply chains, Amazon towers above the rest. They are often spoken about by competitors with a combination of reverence and fear. Amazon has achieved their almost mythic status by continually innovating at a pace that others find hard to keep up with.

ClipperData and BigOceanData to cooperate on cargo and refined product analysis and tracking

247 Customs Broker

ClipperData, the leading provider of comprehensive data sets, analysis and commentary on global crude and refined product movements, has entered into a long-term agreement to use the BigOceanData (BOD) AIS-based vessel tracking portal.

Analysis: Who is holding who hostage as bunker prices wreak havoc with P&L?

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: Who is holding who hostage as bunker prices wreak havoc with P&L?

Analysis: WiseTech looks a winner if M&A activity hots up in the hi-tech arena

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: WiseTech looks a winner if M&A activity hots up in the hi-tech arena appeared first on The Loadstar.

Analysis: Hapag-Lloyd, CMA CGM, K+N and ‘a remarkable businessman’

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: Hapag-Lloyd, CMA CGM, K+N and ‘a remarkable businessman’ appeared first on The Loadstar. While many investors and financial analysts have their eyes on Kuehne Nagel’s (K+N) interim results, due to published tomorrow, I’m still digesting the remarks of Klaus-Michael Kuehne, K+N’s honorary chairman and majority shareholder, following the recent rumours that CMA CGM had talked M&A with Hapag-Lloyd.

Analysis: tie-up with Swissport the sensible next step for WFS

The LoadStar

But this latest sale, of WFS to Cerberus, confirmed on Monday, The post Analysis: tie-up with Swissport the sensible next step for WFS appeared first on The Loadstar.

Analysis: a long wait, but the next big deal for DSV is in the making

The LoadStar

The post Analysis: a long wait, but the next big deal for DSV is in the making appeared first on The Loadstar. Ever heard of the law of unintended consequences? Denmark’s DSV is running the risk of delaying a key corporate decision: its next M&A move.