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Filling the Supply Chain Education Gap with LTL Education Courses

The Supply Chain Journal

Offerings like SMC³’s LTL online education courses cover a wide range of topics from LTL basics and operations to more advanced concepts like pricing analytics and transportation law.

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“95 Thesis” on Kaizen Events and TPS

The Lean Thinker

Kaizen Events. Kaizen events (or whatever we want to call the traditional week-long activity): Can be a useful tool when used in the context of an overall plan. This is independent of whether it is done in a week-long intense event or not. Classes and Courses ?

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FreightHub stays on course – our crew successfully steers our customers digitally through the corona crisis

Forto

When dealing with a crisis – whether it is caused by a pandemic, a natural disaster , or political events – we believe that, in addition to communication, three factors are crucial. Of course, this applies not only to the internal distribution of tasks.

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FreightHub stays on course – our crew successfully steers our customers digitally through the corona crisis

Forto

When dealing with a crisis – whether it is caused by a pandemic, a natural disaster, or political events – we believe that, in addition to communication, three factors are crucial. Of course, this applies not only to the internal distribution of tasks.

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NAWC Water Summit

Mazars Ledger

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE October 20th, 2020 | 12:00 PM ET Description Navigating the Pandemic: Charting a Course for Tomorrow Mazars is… The post NAWC Water Summit appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States.

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NAWC Water Summit

Mazars Ledger

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE October 20th, 2020 | 12:00 PM ET Description Navigating the Pandemic: Charting a Course for Tomorrow Mazars is… The post NAWC Water Summit appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA.

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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. Cargolux, which last year boasted a 2,123% rise in profits to $122.3m, is set to beat that record, with its 2018 full-year results. Richard Forson, CEO, confirmed to The Loadstar this week that the freighter operator would see record profits.

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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. The post Container shipping alliances now planning to set course for Latin America trades appeared first on The Loadstar.

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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.

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6 ways truckers can spot potential severe storms

The Supply Chain Journal

When it’s safe to do so, drivers can use their favorite mobile weather apps to track the atmospheric pressure over the course of a few hours. Insights News Weather and Critical Events hail pressure severe thunderstorms temperature tornado wind

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DroneWaves: The need for speed — WTT

The Supply Chain Journal

It will include teams of university students and technologists who design an AI framework capable of flying a drone through DRL courses without human intervention and compete for a chance to win $1 million in prizes. FreightWaves LIVE: Events Podcast FreightWaves TV News WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

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FreightWaves LIVE recap: Obstacles facing ocean shipping to last into 2022

The Supply Chain Journal

What otherwise would be maybe you touch a file four or five times over the course of its life, they’re jumping in, especially on the export side, 10, 15 times. This fireside chat recap is from Day 1 of FreightWaves LIVE @HOME.

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Small Fleet Summit: Does it make more sense to buy or lease?

The Supply Chain Journal

And of course, at the end of the holding period under the fair-market-value operating lease, we take the vehicle back and we take on the residual risks of disposing that vehicle.”. FreightWaves LIVE: Events Podcast Trucking Ryder Small Fleet & Owner-Operator Summit

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How-to on hurricane relief efforts

The Supply Chain Journal

Map: FreightWaves SONAR Critical Events. Hurricane Ida’s outer bands began dumping heavy rain on Louisiana early today as its sustained wind gusts reached 150 mph.

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DroneWaves: The need for speed — WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

The Supply Chain Journal

It will include teams of university students and technologists who design an AI framework capable of flying a drone through DRL courses without human intervention and compete for a chance to win $1 million in prizes. FreightWaves LIVE: Events Podcast FreightWaves TV WHAT THE TRUCK?!?

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What are Hurricane Hunters?

The Supply Chain Journal

They repeat the often grueling process again and again during the course of an eight- to 10-hour mission. AskWaves News Weather and Critical Events hurricane Hurricane Hunters Lockheed NOAA pressure rainfall tropical storm wind

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Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (October 21, 2022)

Talking Logistics

Overall, it was a fun and inspiring event! Due to floods in Death Valley several weeks ago, the course was changed to avoid closed. After writing about it since January on Talking Logistics, I’m sure you’re all wondering: How did the JDRF Death Valley Ride go last weekend?

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The Post-Pandemic Supply Chain with Peter Tirschwell

The Logistics of Logistics

A career business journalist, Peter has served as a maritime reporter, West Coast Bureau Chief, Editor in Chief and Publisher of The Journal of Commerce, over the course of his 30-year career with the JOC beginning as a maritime beat reporter in the early 1990s.

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NZCS demo recap: FreightWaves SONAR unveils carbon footprint tool

The Supply Chain Journal

The great benchmarking feature of course is step one. … FreightWaves LIVE: Events Podcast Inside SONAR News Sustainability Net Zero Carbon Summit NetZeroSummit SONAR SONAR data update sonar release

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Vessel traffic flowing again on Mississippi River under I-40

The Supply Chain Journal

During the course of their investigation, Arkansas Department of Transportation inspectors found earlier evidence of damage on the bridge. Insights Logistics/Supply Chains Maritime News Weather and Critical Events ARDOT barges Coast Guard Commodities Corn Mississippi River soybeans TDOT

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Hot Shots: Best freight-related social posts of the week

The Supply Chain Journal

The accident was a result of one container ship veering off course and sideswiping another, according to a TVBS report. Air Cargo News Top Stories Trucking Weather and Critical Events american airlines Containers Memorial Day overpass snow tornado Trucks Twitter

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Making a Difference in the Lives of Veterans and Children

Envase Technologies

Envase and Jim were happy to be able to co-sponsor the event. Of course the event was fun, but the real goal is raising money and awareness for two very important and essential causes. This event in Houston is just one example of how Envase gives back to the community.

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How the Food and Beverage Industry can Transform Itself for the 21st Century

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Since the first quarter of 2020, there have been more black swan events than could ever have been expected. First, of course, was the Coronavirus pandemic, then the Texas winter storm, and finally, a ship that blocked the Suez Canal for six days.

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Vehicle-to-Grid Technology Enables Electric School Bus to Give Power Back to Grid

NGT News

In conjunction with Highland Electric Fleets and National Grid, a Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Liner C2 Jouley electric school bus equipped with a Proterra battery system discharged nearly 3 MWh of electricity to the regional electric grid over the course of 30 events this summer in Beverly, Mass.

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COVID Has Fundamentally Changed the Profession of Supply Chain Management

Logistics Viewpoints

The toilet paper shortage was one of the COVID era events that taught people what the term “supply chain management” meant. Multinationals knew that events could occur that could cost them tens, or hundreds of millions of dollars.

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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.”. Maritime Services Double A Group Event Kritpetch Chaichuay Nigel Goode Wilhelmsen WSSTHWilhelmsen Ships Service (Thailand) Limited (WSSTH) recently celebrated their 30th Anniversary on the 8th of November 2018.

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25 Years of Materials Handling Innovation

Logistics Business Magazine

It will be using the ProMAT event in March to kickstart celebrations to mark the company’s 25th anniversary. More information on these new developments will be released in due course.

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For Many, the Annual Freight Bid Season is Not “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year”

Logistics Viewpoints

The frequency of RFP events is only one area that can be improved as shippers look for a better way to manage freight procurement processes. Flexibility to schedule rate bid events based on business needs.

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Five Technology Trends That Will Change Global Freight

Freightos

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.

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Demand Forecasting in an Inflationary, Supply-Constrained, Semi-Post-Pandemic Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

At that time, I wrote about the COVID pandemic, and how similar events occur that elevate the uncertainty of the market. These events make accurate forecasting very difficult. Review of Prior Impactful Events. Ratios, Comparables, Substitutes, Voodoo, and a Touch of Luck.

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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.

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Takt Time: How Slow Can You Go?

The Lean Thinker

Twice a year we had a “PT” (Physical Training, I think) test that consisted of measured performance on five “events.” ” One of those events was a 2 mile run. Also, of course, we could make up 5-10 seconds a lap if we really had to.

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WorkWave’s Second Beyond Service User Conference Concludes After Four Days of Knowledge, Networking and Entertainment

WorkWave

Conference attendee Mark Kelbacher, President of Mission Green Services, said, “Every time we come to one of these [events] it’s a great time to network and talk to other companies. Time To Read: 3 minutes.

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Bosch Goes All in on Sensors at CES 2023

IoT World Today

It makes many other things, of course, but at CES the company’s top executives made it clear that sensors are, by far, Bosch’s current thing. Bosch is about sensors.

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Hall of Fame vs. Hall of “Great”

Carter Logistics

The cast, consisting of Dan Patrick and his four “Danettes,” talk about the daily happenings and events encompassing the world of sports. Throughout the course of a show, they often pose questions and present different scenarios for further discussion and debate.

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Logistics Technology and Startup Roundup: Q1 2016

Freightos

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. Brought to you by Freightos , the Internet marketplace of the trillion dollar international freight industry. Overview | Industry Research | Tech Giants | Logistics | On-Demand | On-Demand Food. The Big Picture.

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LOST AT SEA: Protecting Your Shipments with Marine Insurance

Trans Global Auto Logistics

Severe weather and rough seas to more catastrophic and rare events like ship groundings, structural failures, and collisions can result in containers being lost at sea,” a report from the World Shipping Council reads. Imagine shipping a vehicle to a destination across the Pacific Ocean.

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Creating a Culture of Teamwork

Trinity Logistics

Whether this is through fun events, awards, or the benefits provided, showing your Team Members that they are appreciated and valued will often raise morale. Fun Events. If there’s one thing we do well, it’s offering fun events for our Team Members.

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5 examples of the black swan theory

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Today we are going to find out what the black swan theory means, how it affects the economy and the society overall and several examples of how the black swan events have changed the words. The video game industry has taken the trend and has also dramatically changed course.

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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.