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Global supply chain and logistics news and analysis from around the world
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Shipping Software Solutions - The Easy Way to Run your Shipping Business

Shipping Software Solutions - The Easy Way to Run your Shipping Business | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it

Shipping software solutions have been made to perform the works of logistic experts and they manage all shipping procedures without requiring the expertise of users. 

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Kansas City Southern expects growth in crude-by-rail to Texas

UPDATE 1-Kansas City Southern expects growth in crude-by-rail to Texas Reuters Kansas City Southern originally planned the facility in Port Arthur - home to three major refineries, including Motiva Enterprises' 600,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) plant,...
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Sinotrans invests RMB4bn in automobile logistics park in Wuhan, China

Sinotrans invests RMB4bn in automobile logistics park in Wuhan, China | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Railroads Gain In Popularity for Rate-Sensitive Manufacturers | Transportation content from IndustryWeek

Railroads Gain In Popularity for Rate-Sensitive Manufacturers | Transportation content from IndustryWeek | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The top concern for companies is the impact of the new Hours of Service rules.
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Reverse Logistics Industry IS Changing | Greve Davis

For the past 15 years, little real change in approach, process, or providers has occurred in the reverse logistics industry. Some of the names have changed and retailers and manufacturers across the globe have come to ...
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Ocean Freight Forwarding Posts Double-Digit Growth as Air Freight Sector Falters | JOC

Ocean Freight Forwarding Posts Double-Digit Growth as Air Freight Sector Falters | JOC | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The ocean freight forwarding market posted double-digit growth in 2012 while the air cargo sector declined amid ongoing m
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U.S. Postal Service renews push for five-day mail delivery

U.S. Postal Service renews push for five-day mail delivery | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
RT @Yahoo: The U.S. Postal Service renews its push for five-day mail delivery: http://t.co/40oARMbxPZ
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Inside L'Oréal's Plans to Implement Global Supply Chain Analytics - Data Informed

Inside L'Oréal's Plans to Implement Global Supply Chain Analytics - Data Informed | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Inside L'Oréal's Plans to Implement Global Supply Chain Analytics
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At cosmetics manufacturer L'Oréal, a pilot implementation of a supply chain collaboration initiative has been given the green light for a global rollout.
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New report examines growth in freight forwarding market

New report examines growth in freight forwarding market | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
LONDON, UK-- Logistics research and consultancy Transport Intelligence has published a new report it says reveals the full extent of the increasing divergence between the air and sea freight forwarding markets.
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UK government invests in barcode tracking for mail services

UK government invests in barcode tracking for mail services | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Officials from the U.K.'s Royal Mail service recently announced plans to implement a barcode tracking system for bulk mail deliveries.
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GENCO Secures $38.8 Million Contract with US Defense Logistics Agency

GENCO Secures $38.8 Million Contract with US Defense Logistics Agency | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
GENCO Secures $38.8 Million Contract with Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) to ...
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GENCO is the recognized leader in product lifecycle and reverse logistics solutions designed to maximize value and reduce costs.
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OHL Leases 186,000 SF in Miami

OHL Leases 186,000 SF in Miami | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Ozburn-Hessey Logistics (OHL) has leased 185,520 square feet at the new Pan American North Distribution Center at 10733 NW 123rd St. in Medley, FL. The 185,520-square-foot industrial building was completed in March 2013 on 8.8...
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I.T. Solutions for Shipping Business: How to Find the Right Shipping Software Provider

I.T. Solutions for Shipping Business: How to Find the Right Shipping Software Provider | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it

There is no such thing as a “one-size-fits-all” solution in maritime shipping. But for any shipping company to operate efficiently, it must incorporate various parts of the shipping process including logistics, accounting, compliance, documentation, tracking, and reporting.

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This is the right shipping software solution provider. :)

 

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2013 Peak Season prospects are mixed, according to LM survey data - Logistics Management

2013 Peak Season prospects are mixed, according to LM survey data - Logistics Management | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
2013 Peak Season prospects are mixed, according to LM survey data Logistics Management But even with the current state of freight-related affairs, whether or not a Peak Season will occur appears to be mixed, according to the findings of a Logistics...
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JAL Dreamliner Flight Forced Back to Boston | Global Economy content from IndustryWeek

JAL Dreamliner Flight Forced Back to Boston | Global Economy content from IndustryWeek | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Pilots aborted a Japanese-operated Dreamliner flight from Boston to Tokyo after cockpit warnings of a fuel pump malfunction, just days after a fire on a parked plane in London sparked fresh safety fears.
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TOKYO: OKI Restructures Supply Chain with Yamato Group to Strengthen Its ATM Business Foundations in China | Business Wire | Rock Hill Herald Online

TOKYO: OKI Restructures Supply Chain with Yamato Group to Strengthen Its ATM Business Foundations in China | Business Wire | Rock Hill Herald Online | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
OKI , a leading telecommunications manufacturer with headquarters in Japan, and the Yamato Group , one of Japan's leading logistics companies, today announced the launch of a new transportation system that will distribute precision equipment, such...
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Does 3D Printing Doom the Supply Chain?

Does 3D Printing Doom the Supply Chain? | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The additive manufacturing revolution is underway, and product supply chains lie directly in its path of creative destruction. Which ones, if any, will survive? In additive manufacturing – also kno...
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Sea freight forwarding grows by 11.5% says Transport Intelligence

Sea freight forwarding grows by 11.5% says Transport Intelligence | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Sea freight forwarding grows by 11.5% with Asia Pacific’s current 32% share expected to increase by 2016 with the European market declining.
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To Be Made Here, or Elsewhere -- a Look inside Outsourcing Decisions - Knowledge@Wharton

To Be Made Here, or Elsewhere -- a Look inside Outsourcing Decisions - Knowledge@Wharton | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
To Be Made Here, or Elsewhere -- a Look inside Outsourcing Decisions Knowledge@Wharton For high-tech products, supply chain logistics can be even more daunting, said Kenji Mizuno, a senior vice president in electronics maker Fujitsu's supply chain...
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China to launch cargo train to Germany - People's Daily Online

China to launch cargo train to Germany - People's Daily Online | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
China to launch cargo train to Germany People's Daily Online ZHENGZHOU, July 17 (Xinhua) -- A cargo train from Zhengzhou in central China to Hamburg in Germany will be launched on Thursday to boost bilateral trade, Chinese railway authorities said...
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Ocean Freight Forwarding Posts Double-Digit Growth as Air Freight Sector Falters | JOC

Ocean Freight Forwarding Posts Double-Digit Growth as Air Freight Sector Falters | JOC | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The ocean freight forwarding market posted double-digit growth in 2012 while the air cargo sector declined amid ongoing m (Ocean Freight Forwarding Posts Double-Digit Growth as Air Freight Sector Falters: The ocean freight forwarding...
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US smartphone upgrade slows as 'wow' factor fades

US smartphone upgrade slows as 'wow' factor fades | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Fewer people are upgrading their smartphones—a trend that could make it harder for companies from AT&T to Apple to keep up the pace of revenue growth.
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Logistics, policies keep US gasoline prices high, Senate panel told - Oil & Gas Journal

Logistics, policies keep US gasoline prices high, Senate panel told - Oil & Gas Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Christian Science Monitor Logistics, policies keep US gasoline prices high, Senate panel told Oil & Gas Journal A combination of limited transportation choices, unplanned refinery outages, and outmoded federal policies helps keep US gasoline prices...
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Global Logistics Media - Norbert Dentressangle to acquire Daher Group’s freight forwarding activities

Global Logistics Media - Norbert Dentressangle to acquire Daher Group’s freight forwarding activities | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Norbert Dentressangle has agreed the acquisition of the freight forwarding activities of the Daher Group, well-known for its international freight forwarding expertise and with a network of eight agencies in France and three in Russia.
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