Mon.Jan 23, 2023

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3 Ways to Beat Post-Holiday Shortages

Food Logistics

Here are a few ways to start preparing the supply chain to avoid shortages ahead. Transportation / 3PL/4PL

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The FreightTech Roadmap with Thomas Deakins

The Logistics of Logistics

Thomas Deakins and Joe Lynch discuss the FreightTech roadmap. Thomas is Founder and CEO of Thomas Deakins Consulting , where he advises logistics and supply chain companies on digital supply chain strategy, technology selection, and creating supply chain partnerships.

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Technology’s Role in Transforming the Logistics Industry

Talking Logistics

In a 2015 LinkedIn post, Meg Whitman, the former CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, said that “Every company is a technology company.” I agree with Ms.

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Chicago container hauling: More lucrative than OTR?

Overdrive Online

Marine vet and owner-operator Carlos Alizondo hauled in military support-operations in Iraq, but also has war stories about container hauling in his hometown of Chicago. These guys don't know how good they have it today," he said of current conditions. Overdrive Extra

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How Top Food Shippers are Navigating Supply Chain Disruptions in 2023

Speaker: Glenn Koepke and Melissa Wreath

On February 2nd, join FourKites and ArrowStream to learn what food & beverage suppliers, restaurant operators, and other industry leaders are doing to address the labor and talent management issues affecting the food and restaurant supply chains today.

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3 Ways to Beat Holiday Shortages

Food Logistics

Here are a few ways to start preparing the supply chain to avoid shortages ahead. Transportation / 3PL/4PL

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What is ESG reporting and how can an ERP help?

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Sustainability has come onto the agenda of many businesses, with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals becoming major considerations. ESG reporting is a way for businesses to disclose the impacts of ESG programs to their stakeholders.

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Supply of Russian Oil Faces Further Restrictions

MTS Logistics

As discussed on More Than Shipping over the past 11 months since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, many sectors and freight forwarders that deal in the region have been hampered by sanctions against Moscow.

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Three Post-Pandemic Actions for Repairing Global Supply Chains

Supply Chain Brain

Following are three areas on which companies and suppliers must focus to repair and innovate their supply chains

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Natural Gas Vehicles Damaged in Dallas Fire

NGT News

Local news sources reported an incident that occurred Thursday, Jan. 19, near Interstate 35E and Manana Drive in northwest Dallas, wherein a number of natural gas vehicles – including school buses – caught fire.

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The Great Supply Chain Gear-Up: Sustainability and Agility for 2023

Speaker: Peter Kraemer, Chief Supply Officer of Anheuser-Busch InBev

Join Peter Kraemer, Chief Supply Officer of Anheuser-Busch InBev, for an insightful overview of general supply chain best practices, how to build a more sustainable supply chain, and navigating post-pandemic supply challenges.

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Small Package-Delivery Companies Grow as Businesses Seek Alternatives to UPS, FedEx

Supply Chain Brain

Regional and other carriers still have less than 10% of the U.S. market, but the share is growing

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Note to CEOs: Ignorance isn’t bliss—in fact It can be costly!

Logistics Management

The Covid pandemic exposed a grim reality: Most shippers have supply chains that are completely unprepared to deal with catastrophic issues

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bp pulse Begins Installations for EV Charging Corridor

NGT News

bp pulse has started the first charging corridor for medium- and heavy-duty electric trucks in Europe. Six public charging locations with ultra-fast 300 kw charge points aimed at electric trucks have been launched along a 600 km stretch of the Rhine-Alpine corridor across Germany.

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Walmart Starts E-Commerce Site to Target Small Businesses, Taking On Amazon

Supply Chain Brain

The Bentonville, Arkansas-based company is also offering Walmart Business+, a corporate counterpart to its Walmart+ membership program for individual consumers

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5 Powerful Prescriptive Analytics Examples in Supply Chain

Prescriptive analytics is a type of advanced analytics that optimizes decision-making by providing a recommended action. Supply chain, with its complex planning questions, is typically an area where optimization technology is required. Read about 5 use cases.

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Nikola, IVECO Sign Supply Agreement for 100 Fuel-Cell Vehicles

NGT News

Nikola Corp. and IVECO have signed a letter of intent for an order of 100 Class 8, heavy-duty Nikola Tre hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV) from GP JOULE, a system provider for integrated energy solutions based in Reussenkoege, Germany.

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Export Consolidation to South Africa Offered

Logistics Business Magazine

Growth in Dachser UK’s Air & Sea Logistics (ASL) activities continues apace with the introduction of regular consolidated freight services on the export trade to South African destinations.

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IMF Chief Says Global Economic Outlook ‘Less Bad’ Than Feared

Supply Chain Brain

The prospects for China had brightened since the abandonment of the zero-COVID strategy, while strong labor markets had boosted consumer spending

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Short Sea boost for London Thamesport

Logistics Business Magazine

The range of short sea container services available from Hutchison Ports London Thamesport is to be increased following the announcement by Viasea Shipping of a new service from the South East UK port.

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Getting Started With Scenario Modeling in Supply Chain Network Design

To build your supply chain’s agility and responsiveness, you need to look at scenarios more frequently instead of relying on a single plan. Let’s explore how you can apply scenario modeling in supply chain network design.

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City Logistics Planning Is Seeing an Abundance of Innovation

Supply Chain Brain

The goods we consume today require complex logistics processes in urban areas. If not planned adequately, they can negatively affect urban sustainability

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PD Ports Adds Weekly Europe Service

Logistics Business Magazine

PD Ports is delighted to have secured an additional weekly sailing between Rotterdam, Botlek and Teesport thanks to continued collaboration with shipping line A2B-online.

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Supply Chain Financing Lessens Supply Chain Risk

Supply Chain Brain

In today’s fast-paced ecosystem, supply chain financing must be integrated into a business’s overall financial strategy

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Temperature-controlled Trailers for Biscuits

Logistics Business Magazine

DHL Supply Chain today announces the introduction of 32 new temperature-controlled trailers to its Burton’s Biscuits fleet, each fitted with Carrier Transicold Vector® HE 19 units.

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Best Practices to Model Carbon Costs in Supply Chain Network Design

How to model carbon costs in your supply chain design? Make conscious choices by comparing scenarios indicating at which points in the supply chain carbon emissions occur and achieve the right balance between sustainability and cost.

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Amazon Air Launches in India, Defying Slowdown Fears

Supply Chain Brain

Demand for air cargo has cooled, with the sector projected to slow down further this year

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Dexory Announces new Investors

Logistics Business Magazine

Dexory, a leading intelligence and robotics company, announced today they have a new round of angel investors. This follows significant investment in 2022, when they secured $13m (£11m) in a seed round led by Swiss venture capital firm Lakestar.

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Alaska Service Announcement: Anchorage Arrival Delay MTC222

Odyssey Logistics

Dear Valued Customers, Please review the latest alert from Matson: MTC222N is delayed on its northbound voyage to Anchorage. We plan to start at 0900 on Tuesday, January 24th with cargo availability beginning at 1030. We will update if changes occur.

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PTV Group and Conundra Continue Integration

Logistics Business Magazine

PTV Group, Econolite and Conundra, along with backers Bridgepoint and Porsche have announced the further integration and strategic reorganization of the companies into two strong and distinct businesses serving their respective end markets: Mobility and Logistics.

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Easily Build an Optimization App and Empower Your Data

Speaker: Gertjan de Lange

Solving complex business problems requires optimization modeling techniques and data to compare scenarios and make the best decisions. With AIMMS you can rapidly build an optimization app on top of your data and deploy it to the end-user in just a few clicks.

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Increasingly Affordable, Telematics Devices Offer Solutions to Fleets of All Sizes

Penske Move Ahead

Cost has been a default factor for many fleets looking to add telematics devices, but technology has become more affordable, especially for smaller operators. Systems have come down in cost considerably. Fifteen to 20 years ago, devices and data were a lot more expensive.

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Consolidated Fork Truck Services Examination

Logistics Business Magazine

Leading specialists in material handling solutions, B&B Attachments provides CFTS (Consolidated Fork Truck Services) accredited ‘Thorough Examination’ inspections as part of its service offering.

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Chevron Phillips Chemical Embraces Cultural Innovation to Accelerate their Digital Transformation

Logistics Viewpoints

Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) needed a technology that facilitated fast solutions to pressing problems. The solution needed an intuitive user interface, easy workflows, and had to enable collaboration to drive adoption and allow for cultural acceptance.

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