Fri.Jan 27, 2023

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How Fleet Telematics can Help Local Governments Reduce Costs

RasTrac

Fleet telematics is a rapidly growing technology that has the potential to help local governments reduce costs in a variety of ways. This article will discuss how fleet telematics can save money, improve safety, and increase efficiency.

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Building a Company and a Network with Nicole Glenn

The Logistics of Logistics

Nicole Glenn and Joe Lynch discuss building a company a network. Nicole is the Founder & CEO at Candor Expedite , a critical expedite service provider as well as a white-glove B2B company.

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Freight Outlook Presents Balancing Act for Shippers, 3PLs, Carriers

Food Logistics

Balance has been returning to the freight market, but a recession could be next, according to industry experts. Transportation / 3PL/4PL

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This Week in Logistics News (January 22 – 27)

Logistics Viewpoints

A sign that says “Drug Testing Ahead.” ” The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has mandatory drug tests that any safety-sensitive employee must complete.

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Leveraging Data Analytics to Build a Truly Connected and Collaborative Supply Chain

The C-suite is laser-focused on supply chain performance. This GEP-sponsored report will show you how to leverage data for a collaborative supply chain that delivers results and how to future-proof supply chain management strategies.

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Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (January 27, 2023)

Talking Logistics

And just like that, it’s been 10 years. Talking Logistics launched a decade ago on January 29th, 2013. The crazy idea for launching an online video talk show about supply chain and logistics popped into my head while cross-country skiing a few weeks earlier.

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Bergey’s Truck Center Commits as Mack Truck EV Dealer

NGT News

Mack Trucks dealer Bergey’s Truck Center has achieved Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer status at its Trenton, N.J., location. Bergey’s will now be able to service and support the Mack LR Electric refuse vehicle and is the first Mack dealer in New Jersey to achieve EV certification status. “We

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ALAN introduces logistics effort focused on improving access to disaster aid

Logistics Management

​As non-profits across the country struggle with inflationary pressures, one logistics non-profit organization is shoring up its efforts to help them make every disaster relief dollar count – and to assist disaster survivors more quickly.

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DOE Releases Hydrogen Tech Research, Development

NGT News

The Biden-Harris Administration, through the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), is releasing up to $47 million in funding to accelerate the research, development and demonstration (RD&D) of affordable clean hydrogen technologies.

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SMC3 panelists address potential for a recession

Logistics Management

The possibility of the economy entering a recession, at this point, appears to not be a matter of if it occurs, but when will it occur. That was a key theme in a session this week at the SMC3 JumpStart 2023 conference held in Atlanta

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Modern Tech and More: Empowering Your Supply Chain for Success

Speaker: Cory Skinner, Founder and CEO of FactR

Ready to dive into new tech to protect your supply chain, but not sure where or how to start? In this webinar, Cory Skinner, Founder and CEO of FactR, will break down the new, innovative technologies and strategies that you can implement to mitigate historic challenges, and even teach you what NOT to do along the way!

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Karma Automotive to Produce Electric Light Commercial Vehicles for B–ON

NGT News

B–ON, an electric vehicle solutions provider, is partnering with Karma Automotive to produce B–ON’s fully electric light commercial vehicles at their facility in California starting this year. Karma’s ISO certified, 555,000 sq.

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U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes are mixed, for the week ending January 21, reports AAR

Logistics Management

rail carloads—at 230,545—saw a 3.3% annual gain, and intermodal containers and trailers—at 236,940 units—were off 6.7

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Holiday Sales Grew 5.3% to $936.3 Billion

Material Handling and Logistics

And sales for the year grew 7% over 2021 to $4.9 trillion, according to NRF. Global Supply Chain

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Demand for Goods and Services Remains High In Florida

Blue Grace Logistics

Demand for Goods and Services Remains High In Florida Show Submenu Resources The Logistics Blog® News Press Whitepaper Case Study Webinars Indexes Search Search BlueGrace Logistics Shippers’ demand for trucks may bounce back this year according to a Bank of America.

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Smart Stores and Smarter Supply Chains: Innovations for a New Era of Retail

Speaker: Panel Speakers

As brick and mortar and ecommerce stores start to blend together, what will the store of the future look like? Join experts from FourKites and Zebra as they discuss the impact on automation and supply chain visibility.

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ELD-exempt, diesel-electric trucking in restored 1960s Kenworths

Overdrive Online

In this Overdrive Radio edition, log hauler, writer, podcaster Gord Magill drew out more of Edison Motors cofounder Chace Barber’s story about his unique approach to electric-drive trucks, with some surprising benefits and potential applications. Overdrive Radio

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January Team Member Spotlight: Deb Nau

Envase Technologies

Get to know this month’s Envase Team Member Spotlight: Deb Nau, Supervisor of the Fuel Department at Envase Technologies. Don’t forget to check out our previous team member spotlight to learn more about the interesting people who make up the Envase team! How long have you worked at Envase?

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11 Common Maintenance Issues (And a Solution for Each!)

Conger

This is your ultimate guide to maintenance issues. You’re not only going to learn about the 11 most common ones. You’ll also learn practical strategies for overcoming each. Ready to learn how to prevent downtime and save money in your operation? Let's dive in! Table of Contents 1. Finding Workers 2.

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Ultimate Ecommerce Merchant Guide: Owning Your Ops in 2023 PART 1

Ship Monk

Most folks in mainstream society are familiar with Auld Lang Syne —that old-timey New Year’s Eve song about reflection that plays every time the clock strikes midnight on December 31st. However, most people don’t know the majority of the lyrics to this classic; they just kind of go with it.

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Elevate Your Supply Chain Resilience With Scenario Planning

Speaker: Robert Olszak- Vice President, Global Supply Chain Optimization, RGP

Join Robert Olszak, Vice President at Global Supply Chain Optimization, as he discusses how to better prepare for the next generation of supply chain management with industry-leading inventory and network optimization tools.

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6 Types of Automation [Benefits, Pros/Cons, Examples]

Conger

Curious about the different types of automation? You’re not alone. Many companies are excited by the prospect of increasing efficiency and productivity with some help from automated equipment. But which technology type is right for your application? Let’s take a deep dive and find out!

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Sustainable Power for Warehousing

Logistics Business Magazine

Tritax Symmetry has entered into its first joint enterprise project with BasePower, a developer and operator of sustainable energy services, to supply clients at Symmetry Park Biggleswade with uninterrupted greener, cheaper warehousing power solutions, through the creation of a new on site 2MW energy centre.

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Penske Truck Leasing Announces Certification of Penske Driver™ App as Electronic Logging Device in Canada

Penske Move Ahead

Penske Truck Leasing announced today that its Penske Driver™ mobile application has been certified as an Electronic Logging Device (ELD) in Canada. The app meets the requirements of the Canadian ELD Mandate, asking commercial carriers and drivers to electronically log their hours of service (HOS).

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Cross-Platform Robotic Automation Partners

Logistics Business Magazine

Berkshire Grey, Inc.,

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How to Drive ESG Visibility and Traceability Across Your Supply Chain

Gaining visibility into ESG performance is a necessary first step to achieving ESG goals. This white paper shares a 6-point plan to gain visibility and track ESG performance across your supply chains.

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Mosca 2027 Sustainability Strategy

Logistics Business Magazine

Mosca is making its corporate commitment transparent and offering an overview of future goals with its first in-depth sustainability strategy report. One key focus is on employee involvement and a commitment to minimal packaging.

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UK Railfreight Service Launch by Freightliner

Logistics Business Magazine

On January 17th a new Freightliner railfreight service made its first journey travelling from Southampton to Crewe, UK. For this journey, Ocean Network Express (ONE) purchased GD+ fuel to cover 100% of the fuel volume required.

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SSI Schaefer Completes DS Automotion Acquisition

Logistics Business Magazine