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China's rail cargo volume stabilised in September

China's rail cargo volume stabilised in September | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Rail cargo volume -5.4% y/y in September vs. -9.2% y/y in August.
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2-story waves on Great Lakes halt cargo shipping

2-story waves on Great Lakes halt cargo shipping | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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UPS to resume operations in Philadelphia after re-routing planes to Louisville for Sandy

UPS to resume operations in Philadelphia after re-routing planes to Louisville for Sandy | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
UPS expects to resume some operations at its regional hub in Philadelphia Tuesday night after re-routing planes to Louisville because of Hurricane Sandy, spokesman Mike Mangeot said.
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Port Lansing's $6M global logistics center opens at Capital Region

Port Lansing's $6M global logistics center opens at Capital Region | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
MLive.comPort Lansing's $6M global logistics center opens at Capital Region ...MLive.comLANSING, MI – Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and U.S.
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Rehrig Pacific, Intelleflex to develop cold chain management solutions

Rehrig Pacific, Intelleflex to develop cold chain management solutions | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Rehrig Pacific, Intelleflex to develop cold chain management solutionsPharmaceutical Business ReviewRehrig Pacific Supply Chain Technology Solutions national sales manager Kaley Parkinson said partnering with Intelleflex on intelligent transport...
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Google plans to use self-driving cars for same-day shipping

Google plans to use self-driving cars for same-day shipping | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Self-driving cars are Google's solution to same-day delivery and may be the search engine giant's key to surpassing the success of Amazon in ecommerce.
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FedEx breaks ground on new Roanoke VA distribution center

FedEx breaks ground on new Roanoke VA distribution center | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
FedEx breaks ground on new Roanoke distribution centerWSLSThe shipping and delivery company is building a 103,000 square-foot distribution center in northeast Roanoke near Blue Hills, to meet what it describes as "growing customer demand" in the...
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Norfolk Southern furloughs 200 due to slow coal traffic

Norfolk Southern furloughs 200 due to slow coal traffic | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
 Norfolk Southern Corp., has furloughed approximately 200 employees in the railroad's Bluefield-based Pocahontas Division and the Roanoke, Va.,...
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Global Supply Chain Insights: Freight Brokerage Acquisitions on the Increase

Global Supply Chain Insights: Freight Brokerage Acquisitions on the Increase | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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As drug making goes global, oversight found lacking

As drug making goes global, oversight found lacking | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
What's in your medicine cabinet is the result of a vast, interconnected global web of raw materials suppliers, chemical producers, brokers, resellers, drug manufacturers and distributors.
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Greece Eyes Cargo Tax On Shipping

Greece Eyes Cargo Tax On ShippingGreek ReporterStrapped for cash in a crushing economic crisis, Greece is planning to go after its vaunted nearly tax-free shipping industry with a cargo tax on merchant marine shipowners that the government said...
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Total Quality Logistics expanding Denver operations

Total Quality Logistics expanding Denver operations | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Cincinnati, Ohio-based Total Quality Logistics leased more office space downtown...
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Neovia Logistics (Cat Logistics) plans to lay off 52 workers

Neovia Logistics (Cat Logistics) plans to lay off 52 workers | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Logistics company plans to lay off 52 workersMonitorPlatinum Equity, a Los Angeles-based mergers and acquisitions firm, purchased Caterpillar Logistics Services from Caterpillar, the equipment manufacturer, and renamed the division Neovia Logistics...
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JDA putting itself up for sale? IBM, Epicor could be among potential JDA acquirers

JDA putting itself up for sale? IBM, Epicor could be among potential JDA acquirers | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
IBM, Epicor and other vendors could be eyeing a purchase of supply-chain software vendor JDA, analysts said Tuesday following a published report that the company was looking for suitors.
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Port of Baltimore reopens

Port of Baltimore reopens | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The U.S. Coast Guard is allowing ships to travel in access channels leading to the...
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Royal Mail announces £75mil expansion

Royal Mail announces £75mil expansion | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The new investment will see the creation of 1,000 new jobs over the next four years, in addition to expanding it's warehousing space with the opening of a new parcel processing centre in Chorley next year.
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Holiday sales outlook brightens potential for freight

Holiday sales outlook brightens potential for freight | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Holiday sales outlook brightens potential for freightFleet OwnerA recent consumer survey conducted by consulting firm Deloitte LLP indicates holiday sales could perk up, which would by extension fuel freight demand through year's end.
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Sandy cuts East Coast fuel supply; refiners, pipelines shut

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The supply of gasoline, diesel and jet fuel into the U.S.
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McKesson Agrees to Buy PSS World Medical for $2.1 Billion

McKesson Agrees to Buy PSS World Medical for $2.1 Billion | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
McKesson Corp., the largest U.S. drug distributor, agreed to purchase PSS World Medical Inc. for about $2.1 billion to expand in providing medical supplies and services.
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U.S. Companies Are Pulling Back from the Eurozone

U.S. Companies Are Pulling Back from the Eurozone | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Dire economic conditions in the U.S. and Europe are keeping CFOs up at night.
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Cargo is up at Piedmont Triad, but FedEx lags

Cargo is up at Piedmont Triad, but FedEx lags | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
AFPExclusive: Cargo is up at PTI, but FedEx lagsBizjournals.com (blog)It's been three years since the opening of FedEx's $228 million mid-Atlantic air-cargo hub at Piedmont Triad International Airport, but the facility has yet to approach its...
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