Cargolux on course for another record-breaking profit, despite slowdown in growth

The LoadStar

The carrier is also building cash reserves in a bid to ensure stability in the event of any recession or downturn, which. The post Cargolux on course for another record-breaking profit, despite slowdown in growth appeared first on The Loadstar.

Container shipping alliances now planning to set course for Latin America trades

The LoadStar

Michael Kristiansen, owner of consultancy CK Americas, told delegates at this week’s TOC America Container Supply Chain event in Panama: “I think the global alliances are coming – whether it is little by little or very fast, I.

New course for TIACA ACF as Messe Munchen takes over the pilot’s seat

The LoadStar

There’s been a bit of a shake up in the air cargo conference scene – first came the news on Monday that the charismatic events run by Indian outfit The Stat Times, Air Cargo India and Air Cargo Africa, have been bought by Messe Munchen, organiser of Munich’s Transport Logistic. The post New course for TIACA ACF as Messe Munchen takes over the pilot’s seat appeared first on The Loadstar.

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (Thailand) Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Logistics Manager

More than 80 guests and WSSTH colleagues joined for this exclusive event. Thank you also to all of our customers, business partners, the Thailand government and of course my team for making WSSTH such a success.”.

Five Technology Trends That Will Change Global Freight


And, of course, Amazon looms with Amazon Flex. Events Freight Insights General Logistics and Supply Chain Technology SeriesFive Tech Trends That Will Change Freight. A whopping $13.92 billion dollars of US venture capital was invested in the first quarter of 2016.

Logistics Technology and Startup Roundup: Q1 2016


ACSL, a Japanese-based industrial drone and robotic company, in which Rakuten has a 20% stake, is now commencing drone testing on a golf course, testing drink and snack delivery to golfers. Events Freight Insights GeneralLogistics Technology Updates: Q1 2016.

Giving Back is No Obstacle for Penske Associates

Move Ahead

Penske associates from the Louisville East location spent May 1 at Battle of the Bounce competing in a charity obstacle course. Penske participated in the event as a sponsor and organized a relay team. Reinke said that it was Penske’s first year participating in the event. “We

This Week in Logistics News (July 14-20)

Logistics Viewpoints

And that brings about one of my favorite sporting events – the MLB All-Star Game. Of course, as a Boston Red Sox fan I favor the American League so the result was pleasing. But the highlight of the event had to be the record 10 home runs in total that were hit over […]. It’s the dog days of summer folks. On Tuesday night at Washington Nationals Park, the American League beat the National League 8-6.

Golf Tournament an ace for the Trinity Foundation, $12,000 raised

Trinity Logistics

Money raised from this event goes back to community organizations and events that focus on local necessities, youth leadership development, and health and wellness in Sussex and Kent County, Delaware, and Dorchester and Caroline County, Maryland.

Golf Tournament an ace for the Trinity Foundation, $12,000 raised

Trinity Logistics

Money raised from this event goes back to community organizations and events that focus on local necessities, youth leadership development, and health and wellness in Sussex and Kent County, Delaware, and Dorchester and Caroline County, Maryland.

Cruise on Down to Woodward Avenue this Weekend

3PL Insights

The official date for this year’s Cruise is Saturday, August 17 th , but events begin as early as Thursday, August 15 th and go until Sunday, August 18 th. The Woodward Dream Cruise is the largest one-day classic car event in the world.

Supply Chain Management:Infosys Team at IBM Pulse 2013

Infosys Supply Chain Management

News & Events. |. Last year, I covered the event live with daily blogs, but this time my whole schedule was so packed that I hardly had any time to write. Hence summarizing the whole event in one blog. The Guest speaker was Chris Gardner ( [link] ) of The Pursuit of Happyness fame and he spoke about himself, his philosophy on life and of course The Pursuit of Happyness. Pulse event has always been able to bring some great speakers to the attendees. About Us.

How can you be more involved in Women In Trucking?

Women in Trucking

The entire event is focused on empowering, educating (60+ educational tracks) and providing networking opportunities for women (and men!) Companies can support the event and meet drivers by participating as a sponsor. Girl Scout Event. Industry Events.

This Week in Logistics News (May 12 – 18)

Logistics Viewpoints

The conference as a whole was a great event, with the two days splitting up the complete customer shopping journey and overall experience. One of the highlights (aside from my participation in a fulfillment automation panel of course) was the keynote from Kevin O’Leary, AKA Mr. Wonderful from Shark […]. I spent the beginning of the week (for the second straight week) in Orlando. This time, I was speaking at the Pitney Bowes Retail Evolution conference.

Training the Australian Army’s logistics officers – a new LIW series

Logistics in War

Others have been more specific to the challenge of training such as Michael Lane who describes the need for logisticians to be better prepared for the most likely events they will face. The Australian Army’s Suite of Logistics Officers Courses (SOLOC) has been the focus of successive reviews and training needs analyses since the 1996 formation of the Army Logistics Training Centre (ALTC). By David Beaumont.

Supply Chain Management: Overcoming Extreme Weather

Morai Logistics

Of course, what makes extreme weather so troublesome for supply chains is that it’s unpredictable and can come in many forms. However, companies that manage weather-related disruptions as part of their event-monitoring best practices and supply chain risk management strategies tend to fare better than those that don’t take preventative measures, Resilinc’s work with customers shows. At times the weather event that hits a supply chain will be too great to overcome.

AI in Inventory Management

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Following an interesting course about Inventory Management, we received this phrase in a conclusion e-mail, that made me think. The most talkative example here (of course…) the giant of retail Amazon.

Supply Chain Management:Infosys team at Pulse 2012 - Day 0

Infosys Supply Chain Management

News & Events. |. Though I have attended all Pulse events since its inception in 2008 (last year I gave it a miss), it still looks new every year. Also, the horizon of the event is increasing every year, which makes it more exciting. This year, 7000+ people are scheduled to attend this event. The first Pulse event in year 2008, after MRO acquisition, was more of an extension of earlier MRO world or Maximo world event, hence was mainly Maximo focused.

LTL to Intermodal Shipping: How to Find and Eliminate Freight Spend Black Swans


More importantly, the ever-growing need for visibility will have a dramatic effect on preventing black swan events from occurring. Of course, switching between FT and LTL is also a form of intermodal, so FT rates may still be factored into costs of using intermodal shipping.

Preparing for preparedness – how should we begin?

Logistics in War

Of course additional funding and attention can improve the capability and capacity of any military force to sustain itself in peace and on operations. Part Two offered examples where militaries get it right, and a number of examples where events did not transpire as well as they might. It is important that when exercises do occur that opportunities are taken to assess logistics performance, especially in the preparation for these training events. By David Beaumont.

This Week in Logistics News (November 5-9, 2018)

Talking Logistics

They wanted to stop me because I and my teammate Ralph were off course. We turned our bikes around, coasted down the hill, and got back on course. The minivan passed me as I was cycling up a never-ending hill, arms waving from open windows.

Big Players Sign Up to IMHX 2019

Logistics Business Magazine

IMHX 2019 – the long running exhibition for the UK logistics industry – says it is on course to deliver a huge array of intralogistics and supply chain solutions under one roof next year. The event takes place at the NEC, Birmingham, on 24th-27th September 2019.

The Fireworks Supply Chain


Those celebrating take part in grand and patriotic celebrations, usually involving barbeques, apple pie, red, white, and blue, and of course, fireworks. The 4th of July is one of the most revered and cherished holidays in the United States, and rightfully so!

What Happens To Your Freight During A Natural Disaster?

Freight Center

Extreme weather events affect each sector of the supply chain but knowing what to expect helps ease the stress. Extreme weather events affect each sector (from storms to exposure to extreme heat to flooding, etc.); These facilities must keep an eye on the other in order to figure out the best course of action. Trackable weather events, like storms, give drivers and suppliers the time to prepare accordingly.

For Your Supply Chain KPIs to be Meaningful, Apply Some Golden Rules

Logistics Bureau

Of course, contacting the customers is the right thing to do, but when it is the shipper, and not the customer, who initiates a change in the delivery schedule, there is no way it should be recorded as “on-time delivery”. 9 Golden Rules for Meaningful Supply Chain KPIs.

What US truck shippers need to watch in 2019 and Beyond


The trucking industry took a pit stop with the electronic logging devices but has returned to the main course. This is indicative of the statistical turn of events which took place in 2015.

Our PestPac Bootcamp Presenters are Excited for User Conference and You Should Be Too!


Based on last year’s success, one of the many educational events at the conference is the PestPac Bootcamp. In order to ensure that attendees get the most out of Bootcamp, WorkWave has appointed its leading WorkWave PestPac experts to drive this year’s courses.

Vancouver Associates Fundraise and Bowl to Support a Local Organization

Move Ahead

And for District Financial Manager Kara Anderson, Lease Sales Representative Roy Ellis and their team, the event is always a good time. The annual event has been such a huge success, and it’s for a great cause,” said Ellis.

Apparel Supply Chain Challenges And Super Bowl Winner T-Shirts

Apparel Logistics

It was a nice, charitable gesture -- unless, of course, you’re a fan of the Super Bowl’s actual winners: the Green Bay Packers. Of course, event the most insightful market research can’t predict which team’s fans will be in a winning (i.e. A year ago, thousands upon thousands of t-shirts celebrating the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Super Bowl triumph were donated to impoverished communities around the world.

How to Kickstart a Successful Facebook and Instagram Advertising Strategy For Your Local Service Business


Put this code on every single page of your website and add a lead event tracking code to all of your thank you pages, as well as any other relevant events. Users who responded to an event you promoted (“going” or “interested”). Time To Read: 12 minutes.

Bosch Exec Dishes on the Company’s Renewed IoT Commitment

IoT World Today

Of course, using IoT to learn from customers over time is itself no simple prospect. Industrial IoT World is the event that takes IIoT from inspiration to implementation, supercharging business and operations.

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Takeaways from the IBM Watson Supply Chain Summit

Talking Logistics

Of course, the most common question about blockchain is “What is it?” We wanted to better understand and meet the supply-demand balance, as well as bring people together with the intelligence and capabilities to respond to disruptions and events quickly.

The iPhone 6s Freight Shipping Costs


At the same time, Apple tried to steal the show by showcasing its new products at the Hey Siri event. Of course, Apple’s supply chains are consistently rates the best in the world. To estimate the first month’s sales we took last year’s first month sales after the September Event.

WorkWave’s Company Culture Puts an Emphasis on Balance, Diversity and Growth – And the Results Speak for Themselves.


Between volunteer opportunities, company and team building events, and gatherings for family and friends, we strive to foster a culture that breeds openness, creativity, and of course, fun! Time To Read: 3 minutes.

American Airlines Cargo Transports Priceless Spanish Art

Airfreight Logistics

The event runs from June 23 to September 16 and is sponsored by American Airlines Cargo. Mr. Scott further added, “Of course, safely and securely transporting priceless Picasso and El Greco works across the globe is no easy task.

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