Where competition, modernisation and capability meet

Logistics in War

We are, without a doubt, in a period where technology can meet our ambitions. By David Beaumont. Thankyou, once again, for supporting Logistics In War. The last year has been one in which logistics has featured in debates on strategic competition, advancements in modernisation, and with discussions on the professionalisation of logisticians. The site appears to have found its niche, filling a gap ‘somewhere’ between strategy, defence institutional performance and modernisation.

Meeting Supply Chain Expectations

LandLink

With the rise of Amazon, Uber, and home IoT products, consumer expectations for real-time visibility and connectivity have never been higher. These trends are morphing over from the consumer industry to the B2B sector. Consumers’ experiences are now driving their professional expectations, and this is driving modernization across every industry, perhaps none more so than supply chain.

German OEMs meet Trump amid tariff confusion

Automotive Logistics

Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW executives have this week outlined a series of planned investments in the US to administration officials, after meeting with President Donald Trump. The tweet on December 2 followed a meeting with President Xi Jinping during the G20 summit in Argentina.

No stones needed! Meet beer keg curling

DC Velocity

Yes, it's a thing. And a new video shows how it's done in a busy DC. Material Handling

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Candidates search for job openings where they meet the basic. Meet Tim, a young college graduate with. expected to scan hundreds of applications, searching for the select few that meet. to meet you on Monday. The next. wave of. AI-led.

The Digital Supply Chain Meets The Digital WMS

LandLink

Transportation could be planned for full pallets and truckloads, distribution centers could process work at a predictable pace to meet brick and mortar replenishment needs, and DC facility automation was less intensive and less prone to bottlenecks.

Old US Warehouses Not Meeting Current Needs

Material Handling and Logistics

Nearly 1 billion sq. of total warehouse inventory are more than 50 years old and have clear heights of less than 20 feet—well below logistics tenant requirements

Meeting Rising Expectations in the Age of Amazon

Logistics Management

Digitalization is the future of supply chain operations, and the key to staying ahead in the competitive modern landscape

How Retailers Plan to Meet Increasing Delivery Demands of Consumers

LandLink

There seems to be no end to the demand for nearly instant delivery gratification of today's consumer. Interestingly, price doesn't seem to water down their desire to have what they ordered on their doorstep as soon as possible. In response, retailers are betting big on delivery services to drop off packages faster. Current delivery services are pretty much maxed out on capacity.

Volga-Dnepr Group launches AOG to Meet Aerospace Demand

Airfreight Logistics

The post Volga-Dnepr Group launches AOG to Meet Aerospace Demand appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Retailers Must Meet Technology Savvy Level of Customers

Material Handling and Logistics

More than half of shoppers in a recent survey believe technology is critical to improving the shopping experience

Meet us next week in UK, Berlin and Las Vegas!

Bringg

Our team will be in Berlin, Birmingham and Las Vegas – if you’d like to meet us don’t hesitate to reach out! In addition, we will be hosting a “clinic” where our team will meet with retailers looking to learn how to optimize their delivery operations. Our team will be there to meet with supply chain executives from leading British companies. Get in touch to book a meeting with our team in Sin City!

Julie Furber: Meeting trucking challenges on two continents

Fleet Owner

The Cummins executive director of electrified power has found her dream role

Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains

CH Robinson Logistics

Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains | Transportfolio. Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains | Transportfolio. The post Meeting the Needs of Shippers’ Global Supply Chains appeared first on Transportfolio.

Still debating Asset vs Non-Asset-Based 3PL? Meet the Hybrid 3PL

Kane is Able

Play golf? Let’s say you’re in a fairway, about 180 yards from the green. You reach in your bag and then pause with uncertainty; do you want the loft and precision of an iron or the straight-ahead power of your fairway wood? It’s a tough decision – until you remember the hybrid club you got for your birthday. Your give it a smooth swing and watch as power and precision combine to place your ball about 5 feet from the pin. The same approach can work for managing your logistics operations.

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How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets

CH Robinson Logistics

The post How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets appeared first on Transportfolio. There are three countries that conduct in excess of 500 billion dollars of bilateral trade with the United States. Only one of them is outside North America: China.

Wan Hai orders 20 new box ships to meet market ambitions

The LoadStar

The post Wan Hai orders 20 new box ships to meet market ambitions appeared first on The Loadstar. Taiwan niche ocean carrier Wan Hai has confirmed an order for 20 new box ships as part of its fleet renewal plan and market development ambitions.

Forwarders must meet digital disrupters head on and adapt, or sink

The LoadStar

The post Forwarders must meet digital disrupters head on and adapt, or sink appeared first on The Loadstar. Forwarders have the power to keep wannabe disrupters at bay and create advantages for themselves – but they must act now, and as an industry.

Interroll to Build New Factory at Karlsruhe to Meet Growing Demand

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Interroll to Build New Factory at Karlsruhe to Meet Growing Demand appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Conveyor specialist Interroll is building a new factory at Kronau, in the greater Karlsruhe area of Germany. A production area of approximately 15,000 sq m is planned.

Meet The Team Mondays: Shawn Wilson, IT Services Manager

Radius Logistics

The post Meet The Team Mondays: Shawn Wilson, IT Services Manager appeared first on Radius Logistics. Tell us about yourself…. I enjoy working with people to help solve problems. I like to keep active and most recently I completed the New York City Marathon.

Meet the Team Mondays: Candace Hickey, Process & Training Supervisor

Radius Logistics

My favorite though would have to be seeing my son meet his ‘twin’ cousin who was born on the same day as him in New Zealand. The post Meet the Team Mondays: Candace Hickey, Process & Training Supervisor appeared first on Radius Logistics.

Russia’s car exports fail to meet forecasts

Automotive Logistics

The post Russia’s car exports fail to meet forecasts appeared first on Automotive Logistics. Russian vehicle exports are behind government expectations, despite being up 3% on last year’s figures.

Horton launches new products to meet stringent emission standards

Fleet Owner

Both HS11A and HS6 fans feature decreased blade areas, thereby allowing freer ram air to circulate through tightly-packed engine compartments for cooling purposes

Meet NEO Your Real-Time Supply Chain Intelligent Assistant

247 Customs Broker

The post Meet NEO Your Real-Time Supply Chain Intelligent Assistant appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Complex Ecosystems.

Meeting Rising Expectations in the Age of Amazon

247 Customs Broker

To meet customer expectations, manufacturers must leverage new technologies to develop a digital supply chain, in which real-time tracking and advanced analytics enable end-to-end optimization and an all-around superior customer experience. By Tive ·. October 23, 2018.

Why OmniChannel Solutions are Needed in Shipping & Logistics to Meet Consumer Demand

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post Why OmniChannel Solutions are Needed in Shipping & Logistics to Meet Consumer Demand appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Meet the Team Mondays: Jay Batth, Special Commodities Division

Radius Logistics

Meet Jay! This entails overseeing the day to day operations and providing expert solutions, support and direction to our clients by coordinating projects, meeting, deadlines and staying competitive in pricing.

3PL Logistics Companies Up Services to Continue to Meet the Needs of Shippers

Cerasis

Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 3PL Logistics Companies Up Services to Continue to Meet the Needs of Shippers appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. When the housing market collapsed in 2008 , the US and global economies went into a tailspin.

President Trump to meet Japanese Prime Minister Abe before ‘expected meeting’ with North Korea

247 Customs Broker

The White House said Monday a planned summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is ‘expected’ to happen – in the latest iteration of the on-again, off-again high stakes meeting. ’ They agreed to have their top officials meet again June 1.

WWL restructures to meet changes in car market

Automotive Logistics

The post WWL restructures to meet changes in car market appeared first on Automotive Logistics. Finished vehicle services provider, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL), has been restructured into two divisions.

Meet the Team Mondays: Denis Israfilov, International Department Manager

Radius Logistics

Meet Denis! The post Meet the Team Mondays: Denis Israfilov, International Department Manager appeared first on Radius Logistics. Denis Israfilov manages Radius’ International Department.

Ford invests to meet surging demand for SUVs

Automotive Logistics

Ford has invested a further $25m to increase line speed at its plant in Louisville, Kentucky, following a 25% increase in output of the Lincoln Navigator and Ford Expedition SUV models to meet surging demand in the US.

HQ2 Hunger Games: meet your tributes

The LoadStar

The post HQ2 Hunger Games: meet your tributes appeared first on The Loadstar. Amazon has shortlisted 20 US cities to host what The Atlantic is calling HQ2.

Meet Volvo's 'radically different' electric self-driving tractor system, Vera

Fleet Owner

Volvo Trucks has unveiled an all-electric, fully autonomous tractor of sorts designed for specific applications to help address freight and driver challenges. There's no cab at all, like you sliced that off and left nothing but the motor and fifth wh

When Coincidence Meets Determination – An Interview with Rob O’Byrne

Logistics Bureau

In this interview series we’re introducing some of our senior staff in a little more detail. What makes them tick? What ticks them off? But also: Why do they love supply chain management so much? Today we’re talking to Rob O’Byrne. He is the Founder and Group Managing Director of Logistics Bureau. Rob is married with four grown up children and lives in Sydney. . Rob, you grew up on the British island of Jersey, just off the coast from Normandy, France. In 1993 you left the UK for Australia.

Meeting Fulfillment Standards During the Holidays

Apparel Logistics

For logistics, 3pl, and delivery companies, there is no time busier than the holiday season. At this time of year, the exchange of goods increases dramatically which creates a huge influx of work for the logistics industry

Meeting Rising Supply Chain Visibility & Delivery Expectations in the Amazon Age

247 Customs Broker

To learn more about supply chain tracking and how Tive is helping manufacturers to meet and exceed rising customer expectations, download the white paper The Digital Supply Chain: Meeting Rising Expectations in the Age of Amazon. October 24, 2018 ·. By Dagny Dukach.

AAPA report highlights the need for increased funding to meet U.S. port’s multimodal goals

Logistics Management

A wide-ranging report issued last week by the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) provides a detailed analysis into what needs to happen in order to meet the multimodal funding needs of United States seaports. The report, entitled “The State of Freight III: Rail Access + Port Multimodal Funding Needs Report,” like its predecessors, takes a deep dive on the needs of ports to effectively move goods into and out of their facilities by land and water, according to the AAPA

Meeting Fulfillment Demands Following Dragon’s Den – An Ottawa Logistics Case Study

Ottawa Logistics

Dragon’s Den is Canada’s favorite reality show in which entrepreneurs pitch their business idea’s in order to secure investment finance from a panel of venture capitalists.

Meet The Team Mondays: Brayden Clark, Warehouse Manager

Radius Logistics

The post Meet The Team Mondays: Brayden Clark, Warehouse Manager appeared first on Radius Logistics. Tell us about yourself…. Hi, my name is Brayden Clark and I have been in the transportation industry for over 10 years.

A look inside the 97th annual TRB meeting

Fleet Owner

From products to policies, the Transportation Research Board (TRB) covered it all

LNG as a Fuel Won't Meet Strict Carbon Regulations – analyst

247 Customs Broker

The post LNG as a Fuel Won't Meet Strict Carbon Regulations – analyst appeared first on 247 Customs Broker.

The Tax Cut and Jobs Act: Publicly Traded Water Utilities Impact and Disclosure

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

Manufacturing and Distribution MEET MAZARS Surveys Surveys 2018 Tax Tax Reform Water Year 2018 Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017 (“TCJA”) Tax Cuts and Job Acts (TCJA) TCJA water water industry