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Penske Logistics Wins Bid to Operate BMW of North America Parts Distribution Center

Penske Logistics Wins Bid to Operate BMW of North America Parts Distribution Center
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Take part in this month's Stifel Logistics Confidence Index Survey. In this month's survey, we ask - Is the average shipment size of your airfreight shipments declining?

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Georgia-Pacific eyes huge distribution project south of Dallas

Georgia-Pacific eyes huge distribution project south of Dallas | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Dallas Morning News (blog) Georgia-Pacific eyes huge distribution project south of Dallas Dallas Morning News (blog) The developer is in talks with building materials and consumer products firm Georgia-Pacific to lease a new distribution building...
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Innotrac opens 9th direct-to-consumer Fulfillment Center

Innotrac opens 9th direct-to-consumer Fulfillment Center | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Innotrac, an e-commerce company, Expands with Redlands, CA, Direct-to-Consumer Fulfillment Center (RT @TIDRoundup: @Innotrac Expands with Redlands, #California Direct-to-Consumer #Fulfillment Center http://t.co/6UU9pWng85...
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Deutsche Post sees immunity for DHL in Singapore cartel probe

Deutsche Post sees immunity for DHL in Singapore cartel probe Reuters UK Deutsche Post derives about three quarters of its sales from its DHL logistics units that offer express international courier services, global forwarding and supply chain...
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Air Incheon to start cargo flights to China, Japan, Russia

Air Incheon to start cargo flights to China, Japan, Russia GlobalPost SEOUL, April 16 (Yonhap) -- Air Incheon, South Korea's only dedicated air cargo carrier, said Wednesday that it plans to provide regular flights to China, Japan and Russia in the...
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India a laggard in supply chain logistics, says JDA CEO Hamish Brewer

India a laggard in supply chain logistics, says JDA CEO Hamish Brewer | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
India a laggard in supply chain logistics, says JDA CEO Hamish Brewer The Hindu While India accounts for 70 per cent of its global research and development headcount, JDA software, a leading global supply chain management company, concedes that its...
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FedEx Freight Recorded More Than 600 Violations for Dangerous Driving

FedEx Freight Recorded More Than 600 Violations for Dangerous Driving | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
NBC Bay Area FedEx Freight Recorded More Than 600 Violations for Dangerous Driving NBC Bay Area The Investigative Unit has found that drivers for FedEx Freight, a division of FedEx, have been in 730 accidents in the past two years, and have been...
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Supply chain disruptions increasing cargo theft risk

Supply chain disruptions increasing cargo theft risk | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Ti's latest report, Global Healthcare Logistics 2014 now available

Ti's latest report, Global Healthcare Logistics 2014 now available | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A comprehensive analysis and in-depth examination of the global healthcare logistics markets.
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Flatbed Rates Continue Leading the Spot Freight Market - Truckinginfo

Flatbed Rates Continue Leading the Spot Freight Market - Truckinginfo | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Flatbed Rates Continue Leading the Spot Freight Market Truckinginfo Spot market freight rates for flatbed loads continue soaring, despite a decline in the amount of overall freight, according to new figures released by the freight matching service...
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Yusen Logistics launches South East Asia Link "SEAL" Trucking Service connecting Indochina

Yusen Logistics launches South East Asia Link "SEAL" Trucking Service connecting Indochina | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Yusen Logistics announces the launch of the South East Asia Link service (SEAL)- a cross border trucking service for Indochina. By offering a road sol
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New Study Raises Threat of Bankruptcies for Container-Shipping Industry

New Study Raises Threat of Bankruptcies for Container-Shipping Industry | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Ships' captains no longer fear that they'll sail over the edge of the earth. For container carriers today, the real-life brink is bankruptcy. And a growing number are in danger of approaching it. According to a new study by AlixPartners, the container shipping industry as a whole stands closer to outright [...]
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When courier companies fail to deliver

When courier companies fail to deliver | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The Guardian When courier companies fail to deliver The Guardian More than half of customers who had had goods delivered by Yodel rated their experience as "bad", yet it is used by retail giants such as Amazon, Argos and Tesco Direct because its...
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Will 3D printing transform the supply chain?

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Will 3D printing transform the supply chain?
Business Reporter
Tipped to be a 'seismic' opportunity for a range of manufacturers and businesses alike, 3D printing is making waves in supply chains.
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KAI to provide logistics services to major RI companies - Jakarta Post

KAI to provide logistics services to major RI companies - Jakarta Post | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
KAI to provide logistics services to major RI companies Jakarta Post State-owned train company PT KAI will provide logistics services to the country's major companies after the full operation of the Trans-Java double-track line connecting Jakarta...
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MAS Cargo begins between Malaysia and Vietnam

MAS Cargo begins between Malaysia and Vietnam | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Thanh Nien Daily
MAS expands cargo wing to Hanoi
Bangkok Post
Malaysia Airlines has made a debut cargo flight to Hanoi in a bid to foster trade ties and tap the growing economy in Vietnam.
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Cargo at Port of LA up 34% in March thanks to Chinese New Year

Cargo at Port of LA up 34% in March thanks to Chinese New Year | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Why an early Chinese New Year means more cargo for the Port of LA
89.3 KPCC (blog)
The earlier timing of Chinese New Year in 2014 helped usher in more cargo at the Port of Los Angeles in March, port officials said.
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Google buys drone maker Titan Aerospace, which Facebook sought to buy.

Google buys drone maker Titan Aerospace, which Facebook sought to buy. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Google has agreed to buy Titan Aerospace, a U.S. maker of aerial drones that Facebook earlier had been in talks to acquire. Titan's solar-powered drones are intended to fly nonstop for years.
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Staples tests in-store 3D printing centers

Staples tests in-store 3D printing centers | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Staples on Thursday launched a test that offers 3D printing services in two stores. The office supplier has partnered with 3D Systems, a provider of 3D content-to-print solutions, to offer the service in New York and Los Angeles.
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Net spurs tailored warehouses

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Net spurs tailored warehouses
Sydney Morning Herald
Rapid changes in the retail sector, such as online traders moving to physical stores, are affecting the industrial property world, say developers and landlords.
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Women In Trucking, TMW Systems, create ‘Distinguished Woman in Logistics’ award

Women In Trucking, TMW Systems, create ‘Distinguished Woman in Logistics’ award | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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A change in tradelanes as Etihad Cargo sees shift in China trade - more imports from Europe

A change in tradelanes as Etihad Cargo sees shift in China trade - more imports from Europe | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Etihad Cargo sees shift in China trade
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Abu Dhabi: Etihad Cargo, a division of Etihad Airways, is seeing in increase in European imports to China, in what has been generally a one-way export market.
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Etihad Rail in talks over logistics hubs at Abu Dhabi and Dubai airports - The National

Etihad Rail in talks over logistics hubs at Abu Dhabi and Dubai airports - The National | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Etihad Rail in talks over logistics hubs at Abu Dhabi and Dubai airports The National Etihad Rail is in discussions with airport authorities in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to build dedicated rail logistics parks to sit alongside Abu Dhabi International...
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Food Safety Rules Could Create Headaches for Carriers

Food Safety Rules Could Create Headaches for Carriers | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Food Safety Rules Could Create Headaches for Carriers Truckinginfo Fleets that haul food products should take a proactive approach with their food service clients to ensure a smooth implementation of rules governing the transport of foods under the...
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'Reverse Auctions' for US govt contracts draw scrutiny

'Reverse Auctions' for US govt contracts draw scrutiny | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
'Reverse Auctions' Draw Scrutiny
New York Times
In comparison, the Defense Logistics Agency uses software from a company called Procurex for reverse auctions.
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