Truckers sitting in sweet spot as decade winds down, State of Logistics Report says
Truckers seen taking share from rails as technologies drive down costs, improve service, annual report says; transport, inventory costs climbed well above inflation in '17, it adds.

Amazon rolls out lockers for parcel delivery to apartment dwellers
"Hub by Amazon" service could cut delivery costs, improve package security in urban e-commerce, researcher says.

South Carolina projects 5 percent port box growth for fiscal 2019
Revenues projected to rise 12.4 percent from current fiscal year.

Seegrid hires three executives in expansion
Growth driven by rising demand for self-driving vehicles in manufacturing, distribution, and e-commerce, firm says.



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Executives discuss safety
Executives discuss safety
Executives from the major forklift manufacturers discuss the importance of safety and the goals of National Forklift Safety Day.
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Profiles in Yard Management Excellence by Adrian Gonzalez: Universal Logistics
Profiles in Yard Management Excellence by Adrian Gonzalez: Universal Logistics
Adrian Gonzalez from Talking Logistics interviews Peter Spata, Project Management Officer at Universal Logistics to discuss their successful yard management implementation across multiple facilities, benefits, and what the future lies ahead.
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Transportation Management: Strategies and Tactics of Top Performers
Transportation Management: Strategies and Tactics of Top Performers
Watch this webinar to learn what shapes the thinking, strategies and tactics of the top transportation management performers.


XPO building highly automated DC in U.K.
XPO building highly automated DC in U.K.
Opening in 2020, warehouse will handle food and drink goods for Nestle, as well as testing new technologies.

Machine vision sales hit new high in first quarter
Nineteen percent growth feeds rising investment in autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence, and unmanned aerial vehicles, AIA says.
Say it with me: Machines are our friends
While many workers fear losing their jobs to automation, those fears—at least in the supply chain—are largely unfounded.

dcv_blog_img.sm.jpg Dispatches
Blockchain zoo spawns CryptoKitties and Fishcoins
shannon_vaillancourt.sm.jpg Shannon Vaillancourt on Logistics Problem Solving
Don’t be Fooled: Finding True Data Integration
chris_jones.sm.jpg Chris Jones on Best Practices
Will You Pay Your Customers to Slow Down Their Deliveries?
steve_geary.sm.jpg Steve Geary on Public Sector Logistics
Tilting at Windmills
One-Off Sound Off
Most ROI Calculators Are A Sham: 3 Red Flags To Look For
jeff_schmitz.sm.jpg Jeff Schmitz on Visibility that is Visionary
What Happens When Enterprises Take a Page from the NFL’s Playbook?
roxana_osuna.sm.jpg Roxana Osuna on Making you a part of US/Mexico Supply Chain
What you need to know about needs
brett_schurman.sm.jpg Brett Schurman on Distribution Recruiting and Retention
Hardest time to Hire since 2000!
mike_rudolph.sm.jpg Mike Rudolph on the Logistics of Defense
Logistics is invisible, until it isn't . . .
ian_hobkirk.sm.jpg Ian Hobkirk on Getting it Right in the Distribution Center
Estimate Implementation Costs – The Fifth Step in a Proper Warehouse Management Software Selection Process
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Hiccup Leads to “Uneventful Event” – Without Planning and Effective Management, the Result Could Have Been a Catastrophe
elizabeth_hines.sm.jpg Elizabeth Hines on Productivity
Want More Leads? Focus on Brand Awareness.
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APUS Collaborates with APICS to Close the Skills Gap in the Logistics and Supply Chain Field
richard_sharpe.sm.jpg Richard Sharpe on Analytics and Big Data
Analytics & Business Value – How Does Your Company Measure Up?
art_vanbodegraven.sm.jpg Art van Bodegraven: The Art of Art
Wreaking Havoc And Creating Chaos
steve_simmerman.sm.jpg Steve Simmerman on Technology
Shopping malls and e-commercethe more things change


National Forklift Safety Day 2018 fulfills its educational mission
National Forklift Safety Day 2018 fulfills its educational mission
Washington event featured speakers from government, industry, and a safety advocacy group; attendees also met with legislators to discuss safety and trade.
Toyota Industries acquires Peach State Integrated Technologies
Forklift leader to run consultancy as unit of Bastian Solutions division. Move beefs up Toyota's North American e-commerce capabilities.

Hand Tools Market moderate growth, registering a CAGR of 3.9%. during 2017-2027
Competitive advantage of adopting power tools has lowered the adoption of hand tools...

Navis Launches New Module of Loading Computer MACS3 for Ship Navigation in Polar Waters
When navigating through polar waters, additional hazards such as ice accumulation and low temperatures that can affect a ship's stability must be taken into consideration, according to the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code)...

Fortna Announces a New Release of its Warehouse Execution Software Platform
Fortna®, The Distribution Experts®, announced today a new release of its warehouse execution software platform, FortnaWES™...

Private Fleet vs. Dedicated: Which one is right for you? Private Fleet vs. Dedicated: Which one is right for you?
This report focuses on the differences between owning a private fleet and using a dedicated fleet, and shows how the right fleet can be your competitive advantage.
Presented by: Ryder
Ryder and Conagra: Lean Warehouses Simplify Complicated Distribution Ryder and Conagra: Lean Warehouses Simplify Complicated Distribution
This report illustrates how leading packaged food retailer Conagra is able to achieve both greater efficiency and cost savings by using a combination of supply chain and dedicated transportation solutions by partnering with Ryder.
Presented by: Ryder
Re-evaluating the Total Cost of Fleet Ownership Re-evaluating the Total Cost of Fleet Ownership
In this report, you'll learn all the components that need to be calculated for an accurate TCO, and how a tool developed by Ryder helps fleet owners understand their costs.
Presented by: Ryder









The clear choice for window manufacturing
The clear choice for window manufacturing
Anlin Window Systems uses a number of Toyota vehicles to move materials throughout its window and door manufacturing processes.
Sponsored by Toyota