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Air freight reinvents itself once again
Airfreight industry players have spent years—if not decades—adapting to constantly changing market conditions. Between e-commerce, Amazon, global trade, and the march of technology, that's unlikely to change anytime soon.
Manufacturing slows in Asia as Chinese New Year begins Friday
Logistics operations build up extra inventory as calendar flips to Year of the Rat, Dachser says.
Ports report mixed results for 2019
Container volume dips in L.A., Oakland; Port NOLA posts record year.
Robotic gripper designer Soft Robotics lands $23 million in VC
Backers include robot arm vendor Fanuc, automation provider Honeywell, as sector sees rising integration.
Meritor acquires TransPower
Truck parts manufacturer expands its investment in next-generation technologies with purchase of electrical drive solutions business.
GlobalTranz acquires Cerasis in merger of 3PLs
Firm's 11th acquisition since 2017 intended to fuel GlobalTranz' hot growth in managed transportation sector, firm says.
California judge freezes new law that would classify truckers as employees, not contractors
Temporary stop of "AB5" cheered by motor carriers, while Teamsters promise to continue fight for higher wages and labor protections.
Nolan Transportation Group acquires Eagle Transportation
Deal expands Atlanta-based Nolan's cold chain logistics services.
Report: Manufacturing execs say global recession is likely in 2020
Trade restrictions, geopolitical instability remain top issues in the new year, but longer term outlook calls for trade improvements, tech firm survey shows.
NRF: 2019 Holiday retail sales up 4%
2019 holiday season surpass 2018 levels to hit $730.2 billion; online and other non-store sales were up nearly 15%.

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