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Report: Port of Oakland helps drive regional job growth
Jobs supported by the port are up 15 percent since 2010, economic impact study shows.
Tanker fleet plugs the driver-turnover leak
Liquid Trucking teams up with retention specialist Stay Metrics to stop the revolving door.
Investment in supply chain technology and automation to rise 95 percent
MHI Annual Industry Report predicts dramatic increase in investment in supply chain technologies in 2019 as the labor market continues to tighten.
ProMat keynote addresses the gender gap
The founder of Girls Who Code explains how her nonprofit organization is attracting more girls to computer science and engineering.
Robots that can go the distance (and carry that weight)
As more robots enter the warehouse work force, they're easing the physical demands on human workers while taking productivity to new levels.
Truck driver turnover rate shows mixed results
Churn fell at large truckload fleets but rose at smaller carriers during the fourth quarter, trade group reports.
Gotta get back in time
Grocery distribution needs to be reimagined to recapture the efficiencies of the past.
XPO offers free family health app for pregnant employees
Company refutes discrimination charges, promotes two women to board.
U.S. Postal Service reports $1.5 billion quarterly loss
Agency blames high transportation and wage costs as consumers switch from letters to parcels.
Trucker group calls driver shortage a myth
OOIDA says there's no shortage of drivers—just a shortage of drivers willing to put up with low pay.

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