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Supply chain braces for disruptions as Harvey roars toward Texas Gulf
UPS suspends pick-ups, deliveries in large swath of Texas, Louisiana; UP curtails train service; ALAN readies support.

Penske Logistics to build DC in Romulus, Mich.
606,000-square-foot facility follows news of Amazon's fulfillment center in Detroit suburb.

EmployBridge, Penn Foster team up to offer online courses for career advancement
Program largely targeted to warehouse, DC workers.

The great coordinator: interview with Laurel Junk
Kaiser Permanente's Laurel Junk is leading the transformation of the healthcare giant's supply chain from a highly decentralized operation to a cohesive, centralized whole.

APICS, JD.com to build benchmarking model supporting omnichannel distribution
Expanded relationship to provide JD suppliers with tools to measure performance.

Logistics gives back
Here's our monthly roundup of some of the charitable works and donations by companies in the material handling and logistics space.

CSCMP Edge opens in Atlanta in September
Annual conference and exhibition is expected to draw 3,000-plus supply chain professionals from around the globe.

No winners in June's "DCV Rocks" contest
The hidden song title in our June issue stumped our readers. We hope you'll have better luck with July's song.

UPS to roll out returns shipping tool that works from merchants' own IT systems
Company says it is first to enable returns shipment to be created from standard tracking page.

A Prime opportunity for warehouse antics
Amazon employees pick cross-dressing over cross-docking.


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