Transportation-industry economist launches website

DC Velocity's chief economist, Noël Perry, says Transport Futures site will offer insight and data for transport decision makers. Strategy

GE Transportation joins blockchain group

DC Velocity

Joining Blockchain in Transport Alliance is natural extension of its data and analytic focus, GE unit says. Technology

Groups 151

Trending Sources

Purolator joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

DC Velocity

Canadian parcel carrier sees potential applications in vendor management, loss prevention and security, and billing and payments. Technology

Animal Transportation

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The answers to these questions seem to be difficult and so is the animals’ transport. There are many different ways of animal transportation, but in every case the planning starts already several months before, with a lot of paper work.

NFI lands transportation award from Lowe's

DC Velocity

Recognition awarded at retailer's annual transportation conference. Transportation

BIFA welcomes Transport Committee inquiry

The LoadStar

Yesterday saw the launch by the UK Parliamentary Transport Committee of an inquiry to examine the potential effects of Brexit on UK freight operations and assess the preparatory steps operators, their customers and the Government need to take.

Wine logistics and transportation

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The transport of wine is part of the supply chain that includes: the vineyard, distribution, storage and transport. The evolution in wine transportation methods is generating that more longer and international routes can be made.

Transport interests get funding boosts in $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill

DC Velocity

Trump proclaims disdain for bill as he signs it; transport folks can more than live with it. Transportation

Trump names two Republicans to fill top slots at Surface Transport Board

DC Velocity

TransportationFuchs, Schulz picked to join two incumbents on five-member board.

Transport Platform Cooperation

Logistics Business Magazine

Union Tank Eckstein (UTA) and TimoCom, a leading transport platform, have joined forces: The more than 44,000 UTA service stations are now displayed in the calculation and tracking solution TC eMap® by TimoCom. “As

Transportation economist Noël Perry launches Transport Futures site

Fleet Owner

The Transport Navigator is an enhanced version of his long-running newsletter, “State of Freight

First Steps in Outsourcing Your Transportation Management

PLS Logistics

Many companies eventually come to the point when they realize it’s time to outsource their transportation management. Whether you are a large company or a small business , a good 3PL can help make your logistics operations more efficient and less stressful as well as increase customer satisfaction and help reduce transportation costs. Managing your transportation needs, even if you don’t ship that much, may often be quite a hassle. Transportation 3PL TMS Technology research

4 Pillars to a Successful Transportation Experience

Talking Logistics

Robinson discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: One of the 4 Pillars to a Successful Transportation Experience is Portfolio Strategy. The second pillar is Transportation Strategies. How does a TMS enable a successful transportation experience?

What’s Driving the Increase in Transportation Management Technology Spend?

Talking Logistics

DC Velocity and Descartes have conducted a transportation benchmark study for the last two years to help transportation professionals understand what is driving the market, and how the strategy and tactics of top performers differ from the rest of the pack.

Trending Transportation Updates: April 2018

PLS Logistics

This is nothing new, as the driver shortage has been going on for years due to baby boomers retiring and very few millennial's wanting to be away from home weeks at a time on transport. transportation newsTruck Driver Shortage Spurs Rising Prices. A rise in prices is the result of this blunt reality: there aren’t enough truck drivers delivering goods to stores. The shortage of truck drivers is not only raising freight costs, but retail costs as well.

Transport Firms “Missing Out on Tax Relief” Claims Report

Logistics Business Magazine

Nearly 8 in 10 transport firms could be eligible for Research and Development (R&D) tax relief on new products and services but only a QUARTER have ever claimed, specialist tax relief firm Catax revealed today. The firm says these companies are throwing away millions of pounds a year because a massive 79% of businesses in the transport sector have developed new products or business processes in the past two years, research shows.

Transportation at Digital Speed


The findings from the “ 26th Annual Study of Logistics and Transportation Trends ” suggest that more companies are realizing that competitors and new business models are shifting customer requirements. Supply Chain Management Transportation News Logistics Business Industry TrendsToday's marketplace has generated a paradigm shift in customer demand and expectations.

Powered Drum Handling Transporter

Material Handling and Logistics

has introduced the Ergo-PWPL-750 powered drum handling transport Liftomatic Material Handling Inc.

Trending Transportation Updates: March 2018

PLS Logistics

transportation newsE-Commerce Trends. E-commerce is constantly changing the way consumers communicate with businesses all over the world. 74% of shoppers said that they prefer free shipping over fast shipping. This statistic can help companies, especially small and mid-sized businesses, gain an understanding of what promotions or offers to run to keep customers satisfied with shipping options. billion people said that they shopped online in 2017.

Executive Moves: Premium Transportation, Wolfe

247 Customs Broker

Executive Moves: Premium Transportation, Wolfe.

How to Improve Your Transportation Operations

247 Customs Broker

It’s rare that a shipper or third-party logistics (3PL) provider has the luxury to sit back and roll out the perfect transportation operations, systems strategies or improvement programs. Conducting an audit on your transportation costs. By LM Staff ·. May 16, 2018.

Penske Takes Part in Upcoming Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo

Move Ahead

The annual Advanced Clean Transportation Expo in Long Beach, California, will once again feature a strong presence by Penske Truck Leasing. Penske Truck Leasing is also an affiliate partner in the Canada SmartWay Transport Partnership , which is administered by Natural Resources Canada.

Natural gas returning as smart transportation fuel

Fleet Owner

There are several new tools at the disposal of the natural gas industry that could make help natural gas's comeback in transportation successful

GE Transportation links with project44 for intermodal data connectivity

DC Velocity

Integration to support data from rail networks, yards, intermodal terminals, and maritime ports. Technology

Fueling Transportation Breakthroughs – Inbound Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Since then, Breakthrough has grown into a global transportation energy management and advisory firm. What drew you to transportation and logistics? I joined the transportation industry in 1980, the year Ronald Reagan deregulated trucking. April 29, 2018 | Merrill Douglas.

Antonov Airlines transports power plant rotor from Italy to Pakistan

The LoadStar

Antonov Airlines has transported a power plant rotor from Genoa, Italy to Karachi, Pakistan on board one of its seven AN-124-100 aircraft. The post Antonov Airlines transports power plant rotor from Italy to Pakistan appeared first on The Loadstar.

Gartner Magic Quadrant Highlight for Intelligent Transport Provider

Logistics Business Magazine

Cloud-based intelligent transport provider Transporeon has been handed a Notable Mention in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for 2018. The IT research and advisory company published its Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems (TMS) in March 2018.

CCM joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance

247 Customs Broker

CCM joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance. The post CCM joins Blockchain in Transport Alliance appeared first on 247 Customs Broker.

CargoLogicAir Transports Giro D’Italia Teams to Historic Race

Airfreight Logistics

A Boeing 747-8F charter flight from Milan Malpensa was used to transport 1,263 pieces of cargo – including bicycles and equipment used by the supporting teams all under the supervision of CargoLogicAir.

Nouwens Transport Breda Receives New CEIV Accreditation

Airfreight Logistics

The Netherlands based Nouwens Transport Breda, a member of Pharma Gateway Amsterdam, has achieved IATA Center of Excellence for Independent Validators (CEIV) accreditation for Pharmaceutical Logistics.

Volga-Dnepr Transport Giant Pandas to Finland

Airfreight Logistics

The Pandas were transported from China aboard one of the company’s freighter aircraft. The delicate transportation of animals on this important flight proves that we made the right choice.”. The post Volga-Dnepr Transport Giant Pandas to Finland appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Taking the “Ouch” Out of Transportation Costs

Talking Logistics

However, the biggest pain point for these global supply chains is the one that seems inescapable – transportation costs. Pain Points Increasing Transportation Costs. No matter how much can be saved from sourcing globally, transportation costs continue to creep in to seriously affect a product’s profit margin. A 2017 Global Sourcing study from American Shipper magazine found that 58% of shippers said their highest concern today is rising transportation costs.

Top 9 Tips to Consider When Transporting Oversized Cargo

Airfreight Logistics

Beyond just enabling palletized shipments, freighters are flexible and allow oversized cargo to be transported. It is important to make sure that packaging meets the requirements of ICAO and IATA for air transport packages.

Tips 70

Transforming Transportation with Cloud-Based Technology

Morai Logistics

Experts say the transportation industry can leverage cloud-based technology to optimize their supply chains with efficient and cost-effective solutions. Research presented by Global Market Insights , shows that we can expect the ‘smart transportation market’ to reach USD 130 billion by 2024. The transportation industry faces many challenges as consumer demands for flexibility continues to increase. The Transportation Industry. Transportation

Cost-Competitive Intra-Mexico Logistics & Border Transportation

Carter Logistics

The world of logistics is one that is constantly changing, especially concerning border and trade policies like those that govern transportation between the U.S. The post Cost-Competitive Intra-Mexico Logistics & Border Transportation appeared first on Carter Logistics.

Emirates SkyCargo Transports Champion Horses Throughout the World

Airfreight Logistics

Dubai-based Emirates SkyCargo has recently carried out several transportation projects for leading equines competing in a variety of championship events throughout the world. The freight division of Emirates Airlines recently transported some of the world’s most highly rated racehorses to Dubai to take part in the Dubai World Cup Championship. The post Emirates SkyCargo Transports Champion Horses Throughout the World appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Sustainable Transport Refrigeration at CV Show

Logistics Business Magazine

Transportation Solution businesses Thermo King and Frigoblock will welcome visitors at booth 3C100 of the CV Show in Birmingham, United Kingdom and showcase sustainable transport refrigeration systems including their zero-emission, all electric and hybrid solutions.

5 ways for Green Transportation

Jayem Logistics

Transportation has been causing significant effect on the earth. Out of aggregate carbon dioxide emanation, 75% of it is contributed by street transport vehicles, and this number is increasing exponentially. logistic providers in India, logistics in India, transportation in India.

Blockchain in Transport Alliance partners with finance trade group

DC Velocity

Teaming up with Wall Street Blockchain Alliance will allow BiTA to be logistics industry "help desk," group says. Technology

Groups 118

U.K. eyes post-Brexit freight transport

247 Customs Broker

eyes post-Brexit freight transport. The Parliamentary Transport Committee has requested industry input for its review of potential effects on freight transport operations and infrastructure as the country splits from the European Union. .