Study offers insight into "early driver turnover"

DC Velocity

One in three truck drivers leaves within the first three months of employment. New research aims to find out why. Transportation

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Supply Chain Professionals: Please Offer Your Insights for 2019 3PL Study Survey

Move Ahead

Penske Logistics is once again sponsoring the 2019 Third-Party Logistics Study: The State of Logistics Outsourcing, and we’re asking supply chain professionals to offer their thoughts as survey participants. The study is a collaboration between Penske, Infosys Consulting , Penn State University and Korn Ferry. Previous studies can be accessed via www.3PLStudy.com.

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Study: threat of job automation may make workers sick

DC Velocity

Ball State University researchers find connection between fear of losing jobs and decreases in physical and mental health. Material Handling

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Anfac study downgrades port logistics in Spain

Automotive Logistics

The Spanish automotive manufacturers’ association, Anfac, has just released its annual Maritime Port Logistics Grading study, which identifies Santander (pictured), Sagunto and Pasajes ports as currently the best for vehicle processing in Spain.

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Study: Shippers see TMS as customer service tool

DC Velocity

ARC says users are finding the software can do more than rate discovery. Technology

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Case Study: Oil and Gas Specialist First Hyundai Forklift

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Case Study: Oil and Gas Specialist First Hyundai Forklift appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Aberdeen based oil and gas specialist Bear Handling has recently been appointed as a Hyundai forklift distributor for the region.

Growing With Hawktree – An Ottawa Logistics Case Study

Ottowa Logistics

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

Ottowa Logistics

Case StudiesDragon’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.

Study: 95 percent of wooden pallets are recycled instead of landfilled

DC Velocity

Virginia Tech says brokers collect used pallets from DCs for repair, resale, or mulching. Material Handling

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University asks EPA to withdraw study on glider kits

Fleet Owner

The president of Tennessee Tech has informed the Environmental Protection Agency it should not use the university's study on glider kits in developing federal emissions regulations.

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Early engagement, certain interactions could be key factors in driver retention: Study

Fleet Owner

How well a trucking company or fleet manages the onboarding process and some specific employee interactions that truck drivers have may be important factors in whether those drivers will quit and work elsewhere, according to a study from an employee

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Study: Most populous states have more infrastructure woes

Fleet Owner

Infrastructure in Plains states such as North Dakota, Kansas and South Dakota in better shape than Northeast states such as New Jersey, Connecticut and Rhode Island, according to annual highway study by Reason Foundation

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Sortation Case Study: Prepared for Peak Times

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Sortation Case Study: Prepared for Peak Times appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Austrian postal service Österreichische Post AG has built its new distribution centre in Wernberg, in the southernmost Austrian state of Carinthia.

Study: sleep problems lead to quality-of-life issues

Fleet Owner

Higher rates of depression occur in snoring/sleep apnea sufferers, report finds

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Helping Hammock Universe Grow Their Business – An Ottawa Logistics Case Study

Ottowa Logistics

Case StudiesWhat happens when your success and growth as a company isn’t scaleable? One of the biggest bottlenecks to continued growth is fulfillment and logistics.

Blockchain Could Revolutionize Retailers’ Operations Says New Study

Material Handling and Logistics

Businesses that do not consider how blockchain could help are at risk of falling behind competitors

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Pilots protest study on whether cargo planes should have one pilot and remote help

The LoadStar

Studies into operating single-pilot cargo aircraft have come under fire from unions representing more than 100,000 pilots and nearly 50 commercial carriers , according to this report in the South China Morning Post.

Videos for 2018 Third-Party Logistics Study Now Available

Move Ahead

Here are several videos in support of the 2018 Third-Party Logistics Study, that were filmed at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta during the 2017 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) EDGE yearly conference.

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UK Businesses Seeking Better Advice on New Technology, Claims Study

Logistics Business Magazine

A new study reveals UK businesses adopt disruptive technology to improve productivity and better manage employees, but are discouraged by a lack of reliable information. The post UK Businesses Seeking Better Advice on New Technology, Claims Study appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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Case study: Addressing two of the top challenges for fleets

Fleet Owner

Adam Murphy, vice president of marketing for business to business segments at Michelin, discusses recent developments the tire maker has made to help fleets retain drivers and simplify maintenance operations

Automated Trucks Will Help Truckers Not Push Them Out, New Study Says

Material Handling and Logistics

Only a modest number of truck driver jobs will be lost and in fact "In the near-term, there is great potential for these technologies to assist commercial drivers in safely operating trucks

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KANE Study Reveals LTL Transportation a Key Shipper Concern

Kane is Able

To make sense of it all, KANE recently completed a study of 108 companies and found that LTL transportation is not just one of many headaches, it is a top concern. Ask a mid-sized company what their transportation challenges are these days and you might receive a response like “How much time do you have?” From rising costs to changing retailer demands, there is certainly no shortage of issues to go around.

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Case Study: Cloud-based WMS Works for Media Provider

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Case Study: Cloud-based WMS Works for Media Provider appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Case Study: Tooling Up with Storage and Picking System

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Case Study: Tooling Up with Storage and Picking System appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Toolstream is sole distributor of more than 6,000 branded hand tools, power tools, hardware & fixings, to retailers, wholesalers and merchants throughout Europe.

Digital supply chain expectations outpace reality, says new study

Logistics Management

More than half of surveyed manufacturers expect digital supply networks will provide benefits, but only 28 percent have started implementing them

Case Study: Yale and Forkway Enable Stelrad to Radiate Success

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Case Study: Yale and Forkway Enable Stelrad to Radiate Success appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Analyzing the 2016 Third-Party Logistics Study

Apparel Logistics

releases the Third-Party Logistics Study and analyzes how the industry is evolving. Discover some of the top four highlight points from this study and what implications they may have for your business Third-party logistics (3PL) companies continue to evolve to meet the needs of their clients. Each year, Datex Corp. Details from the 2016 report reveal a technology-focused environment designed to improve efficiency and lower costs.

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Digital supply chain expectations outpace reality, says new study

247 Customs Broker

The study, “Embracing a digital future: How manufacturers can unlock the transformative benefits of digital supply networks,” reveals a disconnect between executives’ opinions of their DSN efforts and actual implementation. By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor ·. April 10, 2018.

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Case Study: Global Beauty Brand Proves Two Into One Will Go

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Case Study: Global Beauty Brand Proves Two Into One Will Go appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. A well established global beauty products brand, with thousands of retail stores and a fast-expanding online customer base, was looking?to

Walmart Bests Whole Foods in Study of Food Supply's Human Toll

Material Handling and Logistics

Tesco Plc ranked the highest in the first-ever study of supply-chain policies from humanitarian group Oxfam America released on June 20, leading in transparency and worker-treatment metrics. Marilee McInnis, a Walmart spokeswoman, said the company welcomes the study.

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Just how bad are New York drivers?

DC Velocity

New telematics-based study confirms your worst suspicions. Transportation

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Case Study: How Handhelds Make the Mobile Difference

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Case Study: How Handhelds Make the Mobile Difference appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. As one of the largest industrial groups in the Baltic States, UPB is active in precast steel and curtain wall business areas.

AutoStore and the Rise of Flexible Automation: The Parts Town Case Study

Logistics Viewpoints

The post AutoStore and the Rise of Flexible Automation: The Parts Town Case Study appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Historically, we talked about warehouses as being manual or highly automated. Manual warehouses are more flexible. Highly automated warehouses have much higher throughput, but their lack of flexibility adds risk. Parts Town has an automation solution called AutoStore that increased throughput but will also flex up to support Parts Town's strong growth.

US pilots hit out at FAA study into single-pilot cargo aircraft

The LoadStar

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is planning to conduct studies into the use of single-pilot cargo aircraft. The post US pilots hit out at FAA study into single-pilot cargo aircraft appeared first on The Loadstar.

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Study confirms cleanliness of corrugated shipping containers – Supply Chain 24/7

247 Customs Broker

wide corrugated container cleanliness studies performed in 2014 (initial) and 2016 (annual), the study examined corrugated containers from various manufacturers, at three separate end-user locations, for the presence of two pathogenic indicator organisms: Enterobacteriaceae and thermotolerant coliforms. The 1,000 CFU per swab threshold used in the study was defined by Dr. Keith Warriner, a food science professor at the University of Guelph.

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BASF Video Case Study: The Value of Real-Time Freight Visibility

Talking Logistics

The post BASF Video Case Study: The Value of Real-Time Freight Visibility appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. A few weeks ago at the Descartes Evolution 2018 User Conference , I had the opportunity to interview William Wehrle, Director of Supply Chain at BASF, and David Bazzetta, Business Advisor – Process Optimization at BASF, about the importance and value of having real-time freight visibility.

Condition Monitoring- A Case Study-Part I

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Here''s presenting the case study of how a seemingly workable condition monitoring exercise can possibly go wrong. Being currently involved in a research project on Asset Management practice in Construction industries, I have been interacting with folks within the industry to understand the peculiarities involved in their Asset Management practices.

UPS Global Pulse of the Online Shopper study highlights myriad consumer preferences

247 Customs Broker

Those are some of the key takeaways of the global UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper Global Study issued this week by UPS and comScore Inc. Perhaps the most telling statistic included in the study was that in 2017 52% of non-grocery purchases were made online.

MHI study highlights technologies driving NextGen supply chains

Logistics Management

A panel of supply chain leaders and technology experts gathered at the MODEX show in Atlanta this week to discuss the findings of the newly released 2018 MHI Annual Industry Report, citing 11 key technologies that are driving next generation supply chains, while also naming top barriers such as cyber-security and framing the business case for the technologies

New courier study shows that U.S. Western States have low threshold for late deliveries

247 Customs Broker

They also had the highest expectations gap when looking across all 15 different product categories in the study compared to other regions in the U.S. The post New courier study shows that U.S. By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor ·. April 12, 2018.

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