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Iran Releases Marshall Islands-Flagged Cargo Ship / Sputnik International

Iran Releases Marshall Islands-Flagged Cargo Ship / Sputnik International | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The Iranian authorities released a Marshall Islands-flagged cargo ship seized earlier.
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Wind Logistics assets acquired by BNSF Logistics - Windpower Engineering (press release)

Wind Logistics assets acquired by BNSF Logistics - Windpower Engineering (press release) | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
BNSF Logistics, LLC, a global multi-modal transportation and logistics service provider, announced the acquisition of the wind energy related assets and contracts of Vectora Transportation, a Chicago based third-party logistics provider...
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Supply Chains Will Change Radically over the Coming Decade

Supply Chains Will Change Radically over the Coming Decade | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The supply chain will change significantly over the next 10 years as industry 4.0 technology enhances supply chain performance, according to the 2015 MHI Annual Industry Report,
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UPS 1Q revenue up 1.4%, operating profit up 11% and shipments up 2.8%

The UPS Pressroom offers the latest press releases, media kits, multimedia and other resources for journalists and media.
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Philippines plans laws to aid shipping sector - IHS Maritime 360

Philippines plans laws to aid shipping sector - IHS Maritime 360 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Laws to ease shipping in and out of the Philippines could come into effect before next year's elections, a senior trade source said.
Various legislative initiatives are underway, Sergio R Ortiz-Luis Jr, president of the Philippine Exporters Confederation, told the first-quarter General Membership
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Venezuelan cargo airline, Transcarga, launches at MIA - South Florida Business Journal

Venezuelan cargo airline, Transcarga,  launches at MIA - South Florida Business Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The carrier is the 40th cargo airline serving the Miami-based airport.
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Norbert Dentressangle launches time critical services - Supply Chain Digital

Norbert Dentressangle launches time critical services - Supply Chain Digital | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Norbert Dentressangle launches time critical services
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Air-Safety Experts Weigh Rules for Battery Cargo on Jets - Wall Street Journal

Air-Safety Experts Weigh Rules for Battery Cargo on Jets - Wall Street Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
International air-safety experts this week will consider proposals to restrict lithium batteries carried as cargo by commercial jets, a sign that momentum is building for a ban on some of the most common types of shipments.
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Port of Tucson courts Nogales' fresh produce industry - Arizona Daily Star

Port of Tucson courts Nogales' fresh produce industry - Arizona Daily Star | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Promotes advantages of shipping by rail instead of by trucks.
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Shippers join forces to monitor mega-ship alliances | PortCalls Asia | Asian Shipping and Maritime News

Shippers join forces to monitor mega-ship alliances | PortCalls Asia | Asian Shipping and Maritime News | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
International shippers from Europe, Asia, and the United States have teamed up to ensure that free trade is not compromised, especially with the move by ocean
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DHL: How a logistics firm evolved to provide 'software as a service' - ComputerworldUK

DHL: How a logistics firm evolved to provide 'software as a service' - ComputerworldUK | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The logistics firm used real-time data during the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris last year, and is providing the same tool to its customers on a subscription model.
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USPS testing e-fulfillment services for small, mid-size e-commerce businesses - DC Velocity

USPS testing e-fulfillment services for small, mid-size e-commerce businesses - DC Velocity | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Chicago-based warehouse proving ground for initiative; OIG sees major opportunities for agency in domestic, international e-fulfillment; new services would take USPS beyond its historical mandate.
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Deteriorating landside connections hindering seaport efficiency | Fleet Management content from Fleet Owner

Deteriorating landside connections hindering seaport efficiency | Fleet Management content from Fleet Owner | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Cargolux Expands Ban on Lithium Ion Batteries as Bulk Freight - Wall Street Journal

Cargolux Expands Ban on Lithium Ion Batteries as Bulk Freight - Wall Street Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Cargolux Airlines International, Europe’s largest freight-only carrier, will temporarily stop carrying some lithium batteries on its cargo jets amid a global review of the safety of such shipments.
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3D Printing May Make The Warehouse A Thing Of The Past | PYMNTS.com

3D Printing May Make The Warehouse A Thing Of The Past | PYMNTS.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Not along ago, during his 2013 State of the Union Address, U.S. President Barack Obama called attention to 3D printing, saying it “has the potential to
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Officeworks launches Mailman parcel delivery service - CNET

Officeworks launches Mailman parcel delivery service - CNET | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Sending a package can now be as simple as printing a postage label at home and dropping your parcel off in an Officeworks store, even late on a Sunday, thanks to a new service called Mailman.
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Kenya eyes inland port near Uganda border to ease pressure on port Mombasa and Nairobi airport

Kenya aims to build a cargo logistics hub near the border with Uganda to receive and clear goods through customs that arrive by air, rail or road, easing pressure on the port of Mombasa and Nairobi airport, a senior regional official said.
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4 Places that Drones May Invade the Supply Chain - EBN

4 Places that Drones May Invade the Supply Chain - EBN | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Drones are already being used commercially and some not-quite-so-obvious applications for the supply chain are emerging for this hot technology.
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Truckers strike four shipping companies at Southern California ports

Truckers strike four shipping companies at Southern California ports | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Tractor-trailer drivers who haul freight from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach went on strike on Monday against four trucking companies, a Teamster union official said, in
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Goodyear to Build $500 Million Tire Factory in Mexico | Competitiveness content from IndustryWeek

Goodyear to Build $500 Million Tire Factory in Mexico | Competitiveness content from IndustryWeek | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
U.S. tire maker Goodyear will build a half-billion-dollar factory in central Mexico that will produce six million tires a year for customers across the Americas, the company said Friday.
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Terminal and intermodal costs creeping up on container lines

Terminal and intermodal costs creeping up on container lines | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
<p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">Terminal handling charges and intermodal transport co...
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Singapore's hub role looks vulnerable as China promotes Silk Routes - The Loadstar

Singapore's hub role looks vulnerable as China promotes Silk Routes - The Loadstar | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Will the announced Silk Road investment lead the Chinese city of Kunming to displace Singapore as south-east Asia's logistics hub?
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New freight facility part of airport’s growing Cargo Village

New freight facility part of airport’s growing Cargo Village | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Edmonton may be known as the Gateway to the North, but when it comes to shipping cargo there, it might
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In France, La Poste is a bank, an MVNO, a delivery service (by drone) & an IoT Network

In France, La Poste is a bank, an MVNO, a delivery service (by drone) & an IoT Network | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Whenever I speak with someone about mail, the post office (in France or around the world), or delivery in general, I like to point out that the Stamp, the

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