2019 Freight Outlook; Slowing Growth. Improving Availability.

LandLink

While a number of struggles remain, some conditions have softened in Q4 2018, giving logistics buyers more room to breathe.

On-Shelf Availability Platform

Material Handling and Logistics

RSi) has introduced IRIS, an on-shelf availability (OSA) platform for CPG manufacturers and retailers Retail Solutions Inc.

With fewer loads available, spot rates soften

Fleet Owner

With most of the country in a heat wave, spot truckload rates wilted during the week ending July 21, said DAT Solutions, which operates the industry’s largest network of load boards. Load-posting volume on the DAT network slipped 16% while the numbe

New Kenworth W990 now available for order

Fleet Owner

The Kenworth W990 begins production in January at the Kenworth assembly plant in Chillicothe, Ohio

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Many fleets unable to leverage available data, survey finds

Fleet Owner

A new survey found that many motor carriers are failing to take advantage of available data that could lower the total cost of ownership (TCO) of their trucks.

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

Chao announces $900 million in infrastructure grant funds available

Fleet Owner

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has formally announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $900 million in discretionary grant funding through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation

Cummins X12 now available with Freightliner 114SD truck

Fleet Owner

Cummins Inc announced that the Cummins X12 engine is now available in the Freightliner 114SD chassis. Cummins is excited about the positive impact our X12 will have in weight-sensitive markets,” said Brett Merritt, vice-president-Cummins On-Highway

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

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Availability of U.S. industrial and logistics & estate rises after 34 months of declines, says CBRE

Logistics Management

As more software options become available, so do the potential risks

Fleet Owner

Editor's note: This is the second part of an article looking at how cloud computing is changing the trucking industry. Read part one. Like many trucking fleets at the time, Cargo Transporters did not have an information technologh (IT) staff wh

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

RNG Industry to EPA: 2020 Cellulosic Volume Must Account for All Available RNG

NGT News

The post RNG Industry to EPA: 2020 Cellulosic Volume Must Account for All Available RNG appeared first on NGT News. This week, more than 40 renewable natural gas (RNG) stakeholders sent a letter to Andrew Wheeler, administrator of the U.S.

Amazon makes blockchain service platform generally available

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Brief Dive Brief: Amazon has made its Amazon Managed Blockchain generally available after a pilot of the service, the company announced this week. The post Amazon makes blockchain service platform generally available appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Spot truckload freight availability softens; rates stay elevated

Fleet Owner

The overall number of loads posted decreased last week as road closures and limited access to the Carolinas likely prevented stronger demand from forming

Amazon makes garage parcel deliveries available

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Brief Dive Brief: Amazon’s Key for Garage, announced earlier this year, is now available for Prime customers to install at their homes. The post Amazon makes garage parcel deliveries available appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Port growth pushes Jersey space availability to 13-year low

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The tight market for industrial space around the Port of New York and New Jersey got tighter in the second quarter, as a new study… The post Port growth pushes Jersey space availability to 13-year low appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

United World Transportation Launches New UWT Carrier App to Easily Let Carriers Apply For Available Loads on the Go

United World Transporation

United World Transportation has recently launched a new UWT Carrier App which is designed to make it easier than ever for carriers to review available loads using their smartphone or similar digital device.

What Are the Available B2B E-Commerce Platforms Shippers Should Consider for Dropshipping?

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Shippers that fall into this category need to understand the available B2B e-commerce platforms and how they can be leveraged for dropshipping to meet the challenges of e-commerce. The post What Are the Available B2B E-Commerce Platforms Shippers Should Consider for Dropshipping?

Start-up Pronto says Level 2 automated system will be available in 2019

Fleet Owner

Company's co-founders include Anthony Levandowski, previously of Otto and Waymo

US Industrial Availability Rate Declines For 32nd Consecutive Quarter

Material Handling and Logistics

“As eCommerce changes the landscape, demand for industrial property remains strong; however, developments in trade policy could impact the industry,” said CBRE

CBRE research shows mild decline in Q1 industrial and logistics real estate availability

Logistics Management

Research recently released by industrial real estate firm CBRE showed that the first quarter availability rate for United States industrial real estate, for the first quarter of 2019, was essentially flat, falling by less than half of a basis point to 7.0%, while demand for warehouses was largely in line with the delivery of newly constructed supply

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

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

DC Velocity

Cargo discharged quickly on dedicated truck lanes. Transportation

ID Logistics: 2018 Registration Document Made Available

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The Registration Document is available on ID Logistics’s website (www.id-logistics.com) It is also available at ID Logistics’ registered office at […]. The post ID Logistics: 2018 Registration Document Made Available appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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

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

Track and Trace Now Available from Stolt Tank Containers

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Track and Trace Now Available from Stolt Tank Containers appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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.

24/7 Customs Clearance Now Available at Dunkerque

Logistics Business Magazine

The post 24/7 Customs Clearance Now Available at Dunkerque appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. The Regional Directorate of the Customs Authorities has authorized customs clearance 24/7 at Dunkerque-Port. .

Paragon Driver Availability Software Enables Better Fleet Management

Logistics Business Magazine

Paragon has enhanced its routing and scheduling software with the introduction of resource management functionality to help fleet managers better manage utilisation of all available drivers.

THE UK’S LARGEST AVAILABLE WAREHOUSE TO LET

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With over 666,000 sq ft of space, Goliath, Coventry’s giant national distribution centre and logistics hub provides a unique opportunity to secure the largest warehouse space available in the UK. The post THE UK’S LARGEST AVAILABLE WAREHOUSE TO LET appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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.