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XPO offers free family health app for pregnant employees
Company refutes discrimination charges, promotes two women to board.

Making sure no fan goes beer-less
Anheuser Busch throws its logistics weight behind an initiative to ensure football fans don't run out of beer.

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.

NFI Industries buys brokerage firm in latest acquisition
SCR offers expertise in intermodal and refrigerated services, NFI says.

Retailers sustain import rush ahead of March tariff threat
NRF, Hackett report shows 2018 total breaks 2017 record by 6.2 percent.

Can it get any hotter?
Retail remains a white-hot sector in logistics, and it's still heating up.

Tariff increase will cost jobs, slow GDP growth, study says
Industry leaders say potential March 1 tariff increase remains a top supply chain concern.

No infrastructure bill? No problem
With few signs of progress on infrastructure spending in Washington, voters in 34 states take things into their own hands.

Start me up
With a smooth peak season in the rearview mirror, retail supply chain executives turn their focus to new strategies for tackling the labor crunch and incorporating disruptive technology.

Retailers to focus on supply chain strategies in 2019
Retailers, manufacturers say automation is a top priority, supply chain visibility needs improvement, industry survey says.

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