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

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

Trending Sources

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.

Julie Furber: Meeting trucking challenges on two continents

Fleet Owner

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

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.

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.

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

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!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

India-Russia issue stern warning for Pakistan over terrorism after PM Modi-Vladimir Putin meet

247 Customs Broker

WATCH: India, Russia ink major deals during PM Modi-Vladimir Putin meeting . The two Sides agreed to continue the practice of such informal meetings and to maintain strategic communication at all levels on a regular basis. Image Source : TWITTER@MEAINDIA.

A look inside the 97th annual TRB meeting

Fleet Owner

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

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

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 importance of efficient warehousing to meet omnichannel expectations

247 Customs Broker

As the modern consumer’s shopping habits change, so too should the processes used by warehousing and distribution centres to meet demand. The post The importance of efficient warehousing to meet omnichannel expectations appeared first on 247 Customs Broker.

Emirates freighter trio rally to meet roses demand

247 Customs Broker

The post Emirates freighter trio rally to meet roses demand appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. With global demand for roses in February estimated at 250m stems, Emirates SkyCargo operated three extra Valentine’s day cargo flights to move over 300 tonnes of flowers to Amsterdam.

CBRE research shows that many U.S. warehouses are under-equipped to meet e-commerce demands

Logistics Management

warehouse inventory is outdated and not properly equipped to meet the needs and demands that e-commerce activity requires While the United States warehousing market currently has quite a bit working in its favor in the form of things like tight vacancy rates, strong absorption rates, and rent levels, in some ways it is also a victim of its own success, due to the ongoing strength of e-commerce.

Record year for Atlas Air, but it needs more aircraft to meet capacity demands

The LoadStar

The post Record year for Atlas Air, but it needs more aircraft to meet capacity demands appeared first on The Loadstar. An upbeat Atlas Air announced record earnings last week – but noted that a scarcity of capacity could curb growth potential and that it was considering Airbus conversions.

Meet This Year’s CSCMP State of Logistics Report Panelists; Event Takes Place June 19

Move Ahead

On June 19, this year’s edition of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP ) State of Logistics Report will be made public at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Penske Logistics will be presenting the report for the 10 th consecutive year and management consulting firm A.T. Kearney will once again produce this industry leading supply chain study.

Industry View: How to Meet GDPR Compliance and Boost Internal Security

Logistics Business Magazine

How manufacturers can meet GDPR compliance and bolster internal security measures. As the EU tightens protections for its citizens’ personal information, organisations all over the world will be forced to re-examine their data security strategies in order to meet the GDPR deadline.

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Alibaba and Cainiao investment in ZTO Express – more than meets the eye

The LoadStar

The post Alibaba and Cainiao investment in ZTO Express – more than meets the eye appeared first on The Loadstar. The sheer size of China’s logistics sector supporting its e-commerce market continues to raise eyebrows.

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