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.

Are your L&D programs reaping the outcomes you need?

UL EHS- Sustainability

But the most successful learning and development teams also understand how to measure the success of each training course and react accordingly. Create Online Training Courses for your Unique Learning Needs At UL, adult learning experts can review an organization’s current training matrix and competency plans to identify gaps in learning solutions where off-the-shelf or custom training can close those gaps.

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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.

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.

The Importer’s Guide to Navigating Natural Disasters and Extreme Weather

Dedola Global Logistics

The data proves it too: Since 2012, global supply chain management disruptions from extreme weather events have risen 29%, according to the Zurich Insurance Group and the Business Continuity Institute. What makes all the difference during a natural disaster or extreme weather event?

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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.

National Transportation Institute Day of Service Inspires Girl Scouts to Learn About Trucking

Women in Trucking

On Monday, August 5, 2019, the National Transportation Institute (NTI) served as the host to a group of Girl Scouts for an education event called Trucks ARE for Girls! This was the first time we organized an event like this, and we were thrilled with the way everything worked out.

The PortCast E2: Craig Fuller of Freight Waves Pt1

Dedola Global Logistics

It was a great event. So from your website, and I went into your about, because of course that’s where the keeper of all information about all companies nowadays is, but I’ll give you what I pulled it as being kind of like, let’s say the core idea of what FreightWaves is.

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.

A… B… N… (Always Be Networking)

Camelot 3PL Software

I answer, “Of course we do! Whether it’s attending Camelot’s User Conference or a host of Industry Tradeshow Conferences, such as the IWLA , IARW , SWA , WERC or TWA events, are you making the most of your networking opportunities?

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.

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.

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.

If You Think “We Can’t Please Our Customers” You’ll Be Right

The Lean Thinker

Just so you know my perspective: In the course of my work, I typically purchase between 10 and 20 thousand dollars worth of airfare a year. I pay attention to weather and other events that might disrupt the system, and contingency plan accordingly.

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IoT in Logistics: Hackathon Team Aims to Slash Food Waste

IoT World Today

Of course, the Internet of Things and the broader field of artificial intelligence have a host of potential supply chain applications. . Kicking off on August 19, the event lasted five days. As of August 26, the event’s jury had not decided which team will win the contest. . It seems that every time there is a hot new technology, the supply chain emerges as a possible beneficiary. In the early 2000s, Walmart asked its suppliers to deploy RFID technology in pallets and cases.

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Giving Back is No Obstacle for Penske Associates

Penske 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

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.

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.

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.

Slowly, but surely, ‘digital’ and ‘traditional’ forwarders are getting closer

The LoadStar

There are forces in the industry that might not have had a great interest in accelerating digitalisation,” he told event group eft. . And of course, when you see more digitilisation, you get more transparency and more simplicity, and. Incumbent forwarders with an interest in obscuring transparency have played a role in slowing efforts to digitalise the industry, according to Martin Ring, global chief operations officer for Damco. .

What do FOMO and Linkedin Have to Do with Supply Chain Management


Has anyone noticed recently that your linkedin feed is just full of a bunch of technology looking for a reason to exist and all sorts of conventions and other events people are attending? Of course, this is true every year and it leads to inaction and lack of innovation.

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.

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.

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.

Innovation and the Role of TMS for Dangerous Goods


Additionally, weather events have the ability to disrupt the supply chain at any time, and unanticipated regional raw material volatility can affect production costs for many companies. Innovation and the Role of TMS for Dangerous Goods. By: Frank McGuigan, CEO, Transplace.

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.

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.

Key Takeaways from Pestworld 2019: Moving Beyond Service Delivery


Here are just a few of my observations and thoughts from this year’s event. Strong data governance requires good data to begin with, of course. Time To Read: 3 minutes. It was such a joy to once again attend PestWorld in beautiful San Diego, California, this year.

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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.

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.

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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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.