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CH Robinson-WGA partnership increasingly using technology for logistics - The Produce News

CH Robinson-WGA partnership increasingly using technology for logistics - The Produce News | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
CH Robinson-WGA partnership increasingly using technology for logistics
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One of today's Ti briefs: UPS dubs 2014 “the year of investing for the customer” in its Q2 results

One of today's Ti briefs: UPS dubs 2014 “the year of investing for the customer” in its Q2 results | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Transport Intelligence is a leading independent source of research and analysis for the global logistics market. Providing timely, accurate and accessible information on competitors and industry developments covering: solutions, services, trends, third party logistics,logistic growth.
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XPO Logistics to Acquire New Breed Logistics and Completes Acquisition of Atlantic Central Logistics

XPO Logistics to Acquire New Breed Logistics and Completes Acquisition of Atlantic Central Logistics | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Global Demographics May Reshape Supply Chains @SCMR @MAPI_mfg_Info

Global Demographics May Reshape Supply Chains @SCMR @MAPI_mfg_Info | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The era of constrained labor supply is just beginning, and the decreasing share of populations that are in the working age cohort will keep human capital a front-burner issue for goods producers for decades, according to a new Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation report.
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The Logistics “Flow of Things” in China is Costly and Cumbersome - Supply Chain 24/7

The Logistics “Flow of Things” in China is Costly and Cumbersome - Supply Chain 24/7 | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
For an export superpower, China suffers from surprisingly inefficient logistics and warehousing operations.
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A CEO with a supply background could be advantageous to help reduce supply chain scandals

A CEO with a supply background could be advantageous to help reduce supply chain scandals | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
With supply chain scandals on the front pages more than ever, is it time for organisations to take a closer look at how they function and cut out the bad links before it’s too late?
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Competition in China's express market grows as YTO Express receives approval to launch cargo carrier

Competition in China's express market grows as YTO Express receives approval to launch cargo carrier | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
China's YTO Express receives approval to launch cargo carrier
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The cargo airline is expected to be based at Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport and will initially operate either Boeing 737-300 or 737-400 freighters on domestic routes.
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Schneider expanding bulk intermodal service with additional capacity, service into Canada

Schneider expanding bulk intermodal service with additional capacity, service into Canada | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Schneider has announced the expansion of its bulk intermodal segment, including new reaches into Canada and Mexico. The company says its bulk intermodal trailer service has seen load volumes increase 75% in the first six months…
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'New Silk Road' rail line to link E. Turkestan and Turkey

'New Silk Road' rail line to link E. Turkestan and Turkey | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The line will enable commuters to travel up to 200 kilometers an hour across the Asian continent, while freight trains will have a speed to 160... (RT @ChinaCommentary: 'New Silk Road' rail line to link E.
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Tainted food scandal from Shanghai Husi Food Co now focuses on supply chain

Tainted food scandal from Shanghai Husi Food Co now focuses on supply chain | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Tainted food scandal now focuses on supply chain
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Shanghai Husi Food Co was suspected of using expired meat and was shut down by local regulators in China.
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UK could be sleepwalking into another supply chain crisis

YouGov research on supply chains (Are we really surprised: 72% of British #procurement pros say they have zero visibility beyond 2nd tier of SCs!
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Only 2% of Indian produce stored in adequate warehousing

Only 2% of Indian produce stored in adequate warehousing | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Only 2% of Indian produce stored in adequate warehousing FoodNavigator-Asia.com According to Dinesh Rai, chairman of the Warehousing Development and Regulatory Authority (WDRA), India's incoming government has shown a desire to modernise the...
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Roadrunner Acquires Logistics Firm, Integrated Services

Roadrunner Acquires Logistics Firm, Integrated Services | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Roadrunner Acquires Logistics Firm, Integrated Services
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The Kokomo, Indiana-based company is composed of ISI Logistics South, ISI Logistics and Integrated Services.
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Today's Ti Americas briefing - Werner’s Chinese investment may prove beneficial at home

Today's Ti Americas briefing - Werner’s Chinese investment may prove beneficial at home | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Transport Intelligence is a leading independent source of research and analysis for the global logistics market. Providing timely, accurate and accessible information on competitors and industry developments covering: solutions, services, trends, third party logistics,logistic growth.
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Exel, DHL Supply Chain Form Freight Brokerage

Exel, DHL Supply Chain Form Freight Brokerage | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Contract logistics provider, Exel, and its sister logistics company, DHL Supply Chain, have formed a new freight brokerage company, Exel Freight Connect.
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Supplier Risk is Changing the Role of the Chief Procurement Officer

Supplier Risk is Changing the Role of the Chief Procurement Officer | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The role of Chief Procurement Officer becoming more central due to supplier risk challenges.
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FedEx case to help determine whether shippers are responsible for content

FedEx case to help determine whether shippers are responsible for content | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
U.S. case against FedEx will explore whether the company conspired to distribute controlled substances.
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US, EU impose ban on Pakistan Intl Airlines cargo service

US, EU impose ban on Pakistan Intl Airlines cargo service | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
US, EU impose ban on PIA cargo service
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KARACHI: The European Union and United States have imposed ban on the PIA cargo service over improper security arrangements, ARY News reported.
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As cloud computing gets crowded, hopes dim for Amazon's money-maker

As cloud computing gets crowded, hopes dim for Amazon's money-maker | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
New and deep-pocketed rivals threaten to squeeze profit margins in Amazon.com's cloud computing business, adding to investor concerns about the Seattle company's profitability.
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Dassault to buy planning software provider @Quintiq

PARIS (Reuters) - Dassault Systemes is to buy business planning software company Quintiq, its second acquisition this month, taking the French management solutions company into the metals, mining, oil
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TransForce makes takeover bid for Contrans

TransForce makes takeover bid for Contrans | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
MONTREAL, Que. — Canada’s largest trucking firm, TransForce, has made a friendly, board-approved takeover bid for Contrans, another of Canada’s largest, publicly traded trucking firms. The proposed deal was for $14.60 per share, totaling an equity purchase price of about $495 million.…
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.@Stifel Logistics index strikes positive note for second half of 2014. @Transportintell

.@Stifel Logistics index strikes positive note for second half of 2014. @Transportintell | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Drayage sector warns of strike at Port Metro Vancouver -may be bad for those using port to divert cargo from US West Coast.

Drayage sector warns of strike at Port Metro Vancouver -may be bad for those using port to divert cargo from US West Coast. | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The union representing about 400 harbor truck drivers at Port Metro Vancouver has given Canadian officials until July 30 to enforce government-mandated pay rates for drivers, or face another possible trucker strike at Canada’s largest port.
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Mexico Now Open to Foreign Investment in Oil and Gas

Mexico Now Open to Foreign Investment in Oil and Gas | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
New legislation ends the monopoly held by state oil company Pemex for 75 years in the exploration and exploitation of energy resources.
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China to face widespread flight delays due to three-week ‘military exercises’

China to face widespread flight delays due to three-week ‘military exercises’ | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
PLA exercises thought to be cause of weeks of disruption in Shanghai, Nanjing and elsewhere
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Latin American Logistics: The View to the South - Inbound Logistics

Latin American Logistics: The View to the South - Inbound Logistics | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
U.S. companies trading with Latin America face opportunities and challenges, but logistics service providers can help.
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