Industrial property `availability' rate hits lowest point since 2000, CBRE report says

DC Velocity

Demand continues to exceed supply as availability declines for 32nd straight quarter. Strategy

Kenworth T680 available with Paccar MX-11 engine

Fleet Owner

Kenworth announced its T680 on-highway flagship is now available for order for the first time with the combination of the Paccar MX-11 engine and the new Paccar automated transmission, which is designed for linehaul and regional haul applications up

Trending Sources

Boeing eyes 777 conversions as widebody freighter availability tightens

The LoadStar

The post Boeing eyes 777 conversions as widebody freighter availability tightens appeared first on The Loadstar. Boeing is looking at a conversion programme for its 777 as the supply of widebody freighters tightens.

APL enhances new express service with same-day availability at L.A.

DC Velocity

Cargo discharged quickly on dedicated truck lanes. Transportation

Spot load availability jumps 7.6%, capacity tightens

Fleet Owner

The number of loads on the spot truckload freight market surged 7.6% during the week ending March 3 as rates appear poised to rebound, said DAT Solutions, which operates the DAT network of load boards. Truck posts declined 2% which helped push load-t

Acute pilot shortage and fewer available freighters likely to drive faster drone adoption

The LoadStar

The worsening shortage of pilots and concerns about available freighter capacity down the road are adding a sense of urgency to the deployment of drones to fill the gaps. Drones may be hauling cargo in the air much sooner than widely expected.

Spot rates fall as available truck capacity jumps 11%

Fleet Owner

The national average rate for van and refrigerated freight declined while the flatbed price held steady

Volvo Trucks' VNL 300 available with Cummins ISX12N natural gas engine

Fleet Owner

The new Volvo VNL 300 day cab is now available with the latest version of the Cummins ISX12N “near zero” emissions natural gas engine, providing an alternative fuel solution for pickup and delivery and regional haul operations.

DAT reports spot market freight availability is back at seasonal norms

Logistics Management

Data recently published by Portland, Oregon-based freight marketplace platform and information provider DAT, a subsidiary of Roper Technologies showed something atypical in the 2018 spot market, with a decline in spot market freight availability from June to July on the heels of an all-time high in June

New lower-cost fleet video monitoring available from Azuga

Fleet Owner

Connected vehicle and fleet management systems company Azuga announced a range of wireless-enabled, dash-mounted video camera products that aim to offer a lower-cost option for businesses looking to add video to their vehicles. The new video offering

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Voxware Announces General Availability of Augmented Reality Solution

Logistics Business Magazine

Voxware’s Voice Management Suite 2018 is now generally available. Augmented Reality is another example of how we continue to differentiate our product offering from other solutions available in the marketplace.

Fleet cash allowance available on Chevy Express, GMC Savana vans

Fleet Owner

General Motors is offering a $500 cash allowance for fleet customers on all 2017 and 2018 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vans. Eligible fleet customers can take advantage of the cash allowance and combine it with the National Fleet Purchase Program

Videos for 2018 Third-Party Logistics Study Now Available

Move Ahead

Here are several videos in support of the 2018 Third-Party Logistics Study, that were filmed at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta during the 2017 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) EDGE yearly conference.

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Flexible Marking and Labelling Available with TSC Auto ID Series

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Flexible Marking and Labelling Available with TSC Auto ID Series appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. TSC Auto ID has launched its DA210/DA220 series of four powerful direct thermal printers for professional barcode label printing.

Toll Payment Now Available in Croatia

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Toll Payment Now Available in Croatia appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. With immediate effect, customers of UNION TANK Eckstein GmbH & Co. KG (UTA) can pay tolls in Croatia via OBU. Any charges due will be settled using the post-payment method via UTA. The OBU provides cover for around 90% of the toll network in Croatia. “Croatia is an important transit country for international freight transport,” says UTA CEO Volker Huber.

Tight-Space Compact Stackers Now Available from Hyster

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Tight-Space Compact Stackers Now Available from Hyster appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Hyster Europe has launched a new series of compact stacker trucks for stacking, storing, transporting or picking in tight spaces.

Panamax daily hire rates hit $16,000 as open tonnage availability dries up

The LoadStar

The post Panamax daily hire rates hit $16,000 as open tonnage availability dries up appeared first on The Loadstar. The daily hire rate for panamax containerships has surged by 30% in the past month as brokers report the sector to be “virtually sold out”.

OEM “Fills Last Gap in Range” With 6-8t Lithium Model Now Available

Logistics Business Magazine

That’s because the largest Linde brand electric forklift trucks in the load capacity range from six to eight tons are now also available with lithium-ion batteries. It all started with pallet trucks four years ago, and since 2017, the optional equipment variant of a lithium-ion battery has been available for almost all electrically powered Linde series with a load capacity of up to five tons. The last gap has been filled, according to Linde.

CBRE research highlights another quarter of declining U.S. industrial real estate availability

Logistics Management

Industrial Availability Index,” CBRE reported that the availability rate for U.S. What’s more, CBRE said this is the longest quarterly stretch of declining availability going back to 1988 In its “U.S. industrial real estate fell ten basis points to 7.2% in the second quarter, which is its lowest level since 2000. CBRE said this represents the 32nd consecutive quarterly decline, with demand for industrial property continuing to outpace supply.

Logistics Management’s Viewpoint on E-commerce: Leveraging available tools

Logistics Management

It’s safe to say that nearly every logistics professional reading this issue is feeling the pressures that digital commerce has introduced into their operations. Indeed, e-commerce has brought with it both increased opportunity and complexity

New Silk Road and Trans-Siberian Route Available with Global Provider

Logistics Business Magazine

Rail Service Desks are available in Shanghai, Shenzen, and Hamburg exclusively for Dachser customers to make bookings. The post New Silk Road and Trans-Siberian Route Available with Global Provider appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Got Challenging Issues in your Parcel Operation: Expert Help Available

Shipping Coach

There is a famous Japanese proverb, “None of us are as smart as all of us.” ” I work with several dozen CEOs in Manhattan as a chair for Vistage. These are some of the smartest, most successful business executives in the world, and yet I am constantly amazed at what we can accomplish as a peer group working together to help one another.

SAP offers ERP on Google, Microsoft, and Amazon cloud platforms

DC Velocity

Wider availability will support initiatives in information security, data management, firm says at user conference. Technology

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Work Force Management - Key Challenges - Infosys Blogs

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Work Force Management is about managing the availability of right resources at the right place, at the right time and for the right duration to execute a work. The planned request is forwarded to a scheduler who identifies the right resources based on certain parameters like required skills, availability of resources, priority of the work request, physical location of resources etc. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries.

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Linear Asset Management and Dynamic Segmentation - Infosys Blogs

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Plant equipment, Fleets, IT assets you name it, they are all point assets and have self-sufficient programs available within most of the EAM packages to take care of their maintenance requirements. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive. Communication Services. Consumer Packaged Goods. Education. Energy. Financial Services. Healthcare. High-Tech. Hospitality and Leisure. Industrial Manufacturing.

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Delta rolls out GPS tracking for urgent international shipments

DC Velocity

'Equation Critical' available from three cities so far, airline says. Transportation

Flatbed spot market takes off in unprecedented manner, firm says

DC Velocity

About 88 flatbed loads available for every truck in last reporting week, DAT says. Transportation

Carrier Insights with Kevin Hill

The Logistics of Logistics

The availability of data is starting to revolutionize logistics. download the audio file. Podcast Summary: In this episode, Joe interviews Kevin Hill , president and founder of Kevin has an MBA from the University of Oklahoma and was a freight broker.

Hot warehouse demand continues to outpace supply

DC Velocity

Availability rate for DCs and industrial real estate falls to lowest point since 2000 as industry eyes potential impact of tariffs, CBRE report says. Strategy

Will the Freight Industry Move to a Discounted Pricing Model Like the Stock Brokerage Industry?

The Logistics of Logistics

Stock research that was not readily available to investors. Connections with carriers who have available capacity (especially important in this market). Pricing and industry research that is not readily available to shippers.

Uberization of Logistics Has Arrived

The Logistics of Logistics

It helps the stakeholders a clear picture of the current and future availability of stocks. For an industry that is forever on the move, the world of logistics is in a perennial state of change, facing numerous challenges and vague demands.

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PFJ: Data may be key to truck parking problem

Fleet Owner

Truck stop chain thinks knowing where spaces are available in real time is critical

Spec’ing the right powertrain

Fleet Owner

More options are available to help target fuel economy and performance improvements

Kenworth launches website dedicated to used trucks

Fleet Owner

OEM notes its “certified pre-owned” truck program is available in the U.S. and Canada

Spot rates, while still strong, recede from record highs

Fleet Owner

These rates are just pennies lower than June's record highs, however, and the volume of available freight is actually running slightly ahead of June weekly averages

Real-time truck parking data aims to strengthen Midwest freight corridors

Fleet Owner

Eight state DOTs have created a regional system that will post truck parking availability along highways and share data with telematics apps in real time

Aerospace, Defense Companies Jumping on Blockchain Train

Material Handling and Logistics

The sector views blockchain’s secure, immutable and decentralized features as a way to help reduce maintenance costs, increase aircraft availability, and minimize errors in tracking aircraft parts

Cooper Tire & Rubber plans new line of truck tires

Fleet Owner

Long-haul, regional, and vocational tire makes will be available May 1

Uber halts development of self-driving trucks

Fleet Owner

Uber announced it was halting efforts to develop autonomous trucks, a decision that will not affect its ongoing Uber Freight division that matches available loads with truck drivers through a smartphone app.

Bestpass helps nonprofit with toll sponsorship

Fleet Owner

Toll management service helps nonprofit's Veggie Mobile and other vehicles make fresh produce more available in inner-city neighborhoods