Sat.Dec 22, 2018 - Fri.Dec 28, 2018

Women Can Provide Unique Value to Logistics & Supply Chain Management

Carter Logistics

Blog Topics. The Shared Milkrun Mexico & Border Logistics. Women Can Provide Unique Value to Logistics & Supply Chain Management. It is no secret that women have experienced inequality in the workplace—from differences in pay to advancement opportunities to overall treatment.

Can Warehousing Withstand the E-Commerce Boom?

Material Handling and Logistics

Robotics and intelligent vehicle systems are creating opportunities for companies to grow their e-commerce infrastructure

3 Air cargo trends to watch in 2019

DC Velocity

Blockchain technology, artificial intelligence, and a host of market forces are shaping the transport of pharmaceuticals, industry executive says. Transportation

West Coast Importers: ‘Tis The Season To Consider Long Beach Warehouse Space

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Any way you look at it, for companies that import containers into the Port of Long Beach, there’s a lot to love about this busy international gateway – and its nearby distribution centers. Take 35 miles of waterfront. Combine it with 10 piers and 80 berths.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Recruitment AI technology uncovers the most qualified candidates. This technology automates recruiting routines and facilitates natural conversations, resulting in higher productivity and a better candidate experience. Download the eBook to learn more!

The Top 10 Logistics Blogs of 2018

Cerasis

Today, we continue our series highlighting our top blog posts of the year! We always enjoy the end of the year as it allows us to see what our readers really love.

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Port of Virginia records record volume in container barge service

DC Velocity

Route supports rebound of Richmond Marine Terminal since 2008 recession, port says. Transportation

Top Blog Posts of 2018

Logistics Trends and Insights

It’s been a wonderful year for us at Logistics Trends & Insights. Thank you! Our customer list continues to grow as does our fantastic community on Twitter, LinkedIn and even Facebook.

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The Top 9 Freight Blogs of 2018

Cerasis

Today, we continue our series highlighting our top blog posts of the year! We always enjoy the end of the year as it allows us to see what our readers really love.

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How To Improve Your Customers Experience Through Shipping

GoShip Blog

The retail industry is constantly expanding, and every year the competition among retailers gets fiercer. As the e-commerce sector reaches its peak growth, online stores are becoming the shopping channel used most by consumers.

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Research shows that the hiring process is biased and unfair. While we have made progress to solve this, it’s potentially at risk due to advancements in AI technology. This eBook covers these issues & shows you how AI can ensure workplace diversity.

Spirit of innovation

DC Velocity

For distilled spirits supplier, combined AS/RS, WES solution improves warehouse efficiency. Material Handling

Top 2018 Blog Posts – Part 2

Logistics Trends and Insights

Our top blog posts for 2018 continues with the top 5 posts: 5. Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding – Damco’s existence is questioned as Maersk moves Twill from Damco’s umbrella to its own effective January 1, 2019.

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The Top 5 Manufacturing Blogs of the 2018

Cerasis

Today, we start our series highlighting our top blog posts of the year! We always enjoy the end of the year as it allows us to see what our readers really love. That then allows us to create more of that kind of content so our award winning blog This year we will feature the top blog posts by page views in the following categories: Manufacturing , Logistics , Freight , and the Supply Chain. We will also feature our top white papers of the year, Talking Freight.

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More Funding Given for Rebuilding America Grant Program

Material Handling and Logistics

“By creating the right incentives, this program will be better able to make significant, long-term improvements to America’s transportation infrastructure,” said U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be? It's 2019, and consumers are expecting shipping to be cheap and quick, but that can turn into a real headache from the shipper's side of the equation if you don't make the appropriate changes. But what changes do you even need to make? Join Hannah Testani, COO of Intelligent Audit, as she takes us through the reasons why your shipping could cost so much, and how to use big data and digital transformation to move the needle on your transportation spend.

Trade, tariffs top list of supply chain issues in 2019

DC Velocity

Industry keeps an eye on trade following signing of USMCA, 90-day tariff pause. Strategy

5 things to expect in trucking in 2019

Fleet Owner

The challenges of finding and retaining personnel and acquiring vehicles will need our full attention and creative problem-solving in the coming months

2018 in the rearview: A look back at a year with Freightquote.

Freightquote

2018 was a year full of ups and downs for the freight shipping industry. Learn how Freightquote helped shippers and carriers through guides, industry news updates and more

Cargo Ships Can Go Green With New Technologies

Material Handling and Logistics

Shippers should invest in solar power as well as other technologies including zero-emission hydrogen fuel cells and biofuels, which can be made of everything from leftover cooking oil to algae

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How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Daimler delivers battery-powered Freightliner truck to Penske

DC Velocity

Technology supports hauling demands, regulatory pressures, resource conservation, Daimler says. Transportation

A pragmatic view of how ELDs are changing trucking

Fleet Owner

The broader benefit of ELDs is that fleets are thinking more intently about how to use driver time efficiently. It has always cost fleets something to waste drivers’ time or allow shippers to waste it, but now the cost of that is going up

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Improving Inventory Management Efficiency Using Scales

Quality Scales Unlimited

In business, it is considered standard practice to take a complete inventory at least once a year. This helps businesses stay organized and aware of inventory levels. Weighing Scales , such as counting scales, can help make the inventory taking process more efficient. Useful Features of Scales.

Toyota Wants to Put a Robot in Every Home and Make It Your Pal

Material Handling and Logistics

Toyota's Human Support Robot is the machine the automaker sees as closest to making the leap from the lab to the living room

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Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

As we plan for the world of eCommerce and the customer expectation of quick, free shipping, our ability to forecast is turned on its head. How many distribution centers do we even need, and is that number feasible? Can we use historical data to plan for demand and design our networks, or is there a better way? If we're going to offer the speed of shipping and variety of inventory that today's customers have come to expect, there are a lot of different questions that need to be asked. Join Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations at Helix and an experienced global supply chain strategist, as she walks through the key questions to a successful and efficient distribution network. You'll leave knowing what data you can start collecting today to answer these questions.

Amazon says it shipped a billion items via Prime network over peak

DC Velocity

Cities with the most last-minute deliveries on Christmas Eve were San Francisco, Austin, Texas, Miami, Dallas-Fort Worth, and Springfield, Va. Strategy

Poor dental health on the road can turn fatal

Fleet Owner

Most truckers' dental emergencies from drivers include abscessed teeth, broken teeth, decayed teeth, and broken dentures, often made worse when dental care is put off

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BlueGrace Logistics 2018 in Review

Blue Grace Logistics

2018 delivered some significant changes for BlueGrace Logistics. From new offices to charity events that helped others in so many communities, our amazing team made this year one to remember. We want to take some time to recap our biggest changes and our best memories of the year.

A News Release You Don’t Want to Be In

Material Handling and Logistics

EEOC uses press releases as a strategy to publicly shame employers into doing what it wants

Retailers sharpen their focus on the supply chain

DC Velocity

Companies made bigger investments in supply chain efficiency in 2018, tech vendor survey shows. Strategy