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Charlotte NC looks to airport rail yard as engine for growth - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte NC looks to airport rail yard as engine for growth - Charlotte Observer | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Charlotte looks to airport rail yard as engine for growth
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Cargo: Concrete pads will serve as a parking area for unloaded containers. 3. ....
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Airbus Alabama hometown parallels German base of aviation giant - Made In Alabama (blog)

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Made In Alabama (blog) Airbus Alabama hometown parallels German base of aviation giant Made In Alabama (blog) To ensure a smooth start up, Aviation Week reported that Airbus plans to make the Alabama facility a “carbon copy” of its A320 operation...
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US To Spend $7 Billion On Logistics For Afghanistan Withdrawal: Estimate | Economy Watch

US To Spend $7 Billion On Logistics For Afghanistan Withdrawal: Estimate | Economy Watch | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The U.S. military will spend close to $7 billion on logistical issues when it finally pulls out its troops and equipment from Afghanistan by the end of next year, estimated defense experts to Bloomberg on Sunday.
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France's ID Logistics eyes acquisitions in 2013 - Reuters UK

France's ID Logistics eyes acquisitions in 2013
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PARIS (Reuters) - ID Logistics (IDLA.PA) wants to make acquisitions as early as this year to reach new clients at home and abroad and maintain its double-digit sales growth, its head said.
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BNSF Railway and U.S. Silica open logistics center in Van Ormy, Texas - San Antonio Business Journal (blog)

BNSF Railway and U.S. Silica open logistics center in Van Ormy
San Antonio Business Journal (blog)
BNSF Railway and U.S. Silica are opening a new logistics center in Van Ormy, Texas to serve oil and gas drillers in the Eagle Ford Shale.
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Nestlé Invests CHF 29 Million to Strengthen Supply Chain in Russia - Food Ingredients First (press release)

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Nestlé Invests CHF 29 Million to Strengthen Supply Chain in Russia
Food Ingredients First (press release)
Nestlé Invests CHF 29 Million to Strengthen Supply Chain in Russia. Back; print; Next.
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Minnesota would lose jobs if warehouse services taxed, trucking official says - The Trucker

Minnesota would lose jobs if warehouse services taxed, trucking official says - The Trucker | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Minnesota would lose jobs if warehouse services taxed, trucking official says The Trucker According to Hausladen, the modern warehouse is a hub of activity providing valued added services to a just-in-time economy with many providing a range of...
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Dubai's RSA Logistics signs JV with German firm - Arabian Supply Chain

Dubai's RSA Logistics signs JV with German firm - Arabian Supply Chain | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Arabian Supply Chain Dubai's RSA Logistics signs JV with German firm Arabian Supply Chain RSA Logistics, a Dubai-headquartered transport and logistics services provider, and TALKE, a German chemical logistician based in Hürth near Cologne,...
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DB Schenker Continues Building Freight Facilities Whilst Winning Logistics Contracts - The Handy Shipping Guide

DB Schenker Continues Building Freight Facilities Whilst Winning Logistics Contracts - The Handy Shipping Guide | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The Handy Shipping Guide Forwarder Continues Building Freight Facilities Whilst Winning Logistics Contracts The Handy Shipping Guide Roberts products will be stored in a dedicated facility located in the DB Schenker logistics centre complex in...
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Flexibility will differentiate supply chains in future | Official CIPS Magazine – Supply Management

Flexibility will differentiate supply chains in future | Official CIPS Magazine – Supply Management | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
How quickly a supply chain can respond to changing demand and business needs will be the key to success, according to the operations director at Lego.
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Deloitte - How executives view growing challenge of supply chain risk

Deloitte - How executives view growing challenge of supply chain risk | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Supply chains are becoming highly sophisticated and vital to the competitiveness of many companies.
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Exploring logistics hubs - Jamaica Gleaner

Exploring logistics hubs - Jamaica Gleaner | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Jamaica Gleaner Exploring logistics hubs Jamaica Gleaner According to a report prepared by the Euro-Platforms group, a logistics hub is a centre or specific area designated to deal with activities related to transportation, organisation,...
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New Jersey General Assembly Approves Cargo-Theft Legislation - Transport Topics Online

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New Jersey General Assembly Approves Cargo-Theft Legislation
Transport Topics Online
The New Jersey General Assembly approved legislation cracking down on cargo theft, according to a bill co-sponsor Assemblyman Dave Rible (R).
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How 3-D Printing Could Disrupt the Economy of the Future

How 3-D Printing Could Disrupt the Economy of the Future | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
In its next generation of jet engines, General Electric Co. plans to use a new, and possibly revolutionary, technology.
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Rising Wages Pose Dilemma for China - Wall Street Journal

Rising Wages Pose Dilemma for China - Wall Street Journal | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Rising Wages Pose Dilemma for China
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Supply-chain linkages, strong infrastructure and access to China's own market make the case for keeping a foothold.
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Dubai World Central announces construction of new agent warehouses at Logistics District

Dubai World Central announces construction of new agent warehouses at Logistics District | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
DWC also announced that it will be developing a fully dedicated customer inspection yard (Dubai World Central announces construction of new agent warehouses at ...
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Samsung muscles in on Apple's supply chain - Computing

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Samsung muscles in on Apple's supply chain
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As supply chains overlap to a greater degree, device manufacturers will find it harder to differentiate their products on hardware alone.
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Menlo Worldwide Logistics renews lease in Greensboro - The Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area

Menlo Worldwide Logistics renews lease in Greensboro
The Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
Steve Shields of Transportation Property Company represented Menlo Logistics in the transaction.
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Maersk Warns of Subdued Demand

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A.P. Moller-Maersk said stringent cost cuts and higher freight rates underpinned a better performance in its container business despite a slump in demand in the first three months of the year.
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Gdansk cold storage project initiated

Gdansk cold storage project initiated | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Easyfresh Poland (Sealogistics) is heading the Gdansk Port Coldstore Project, a venture in coordination with local authorities, set for the Polish port city’s DCT (deepwater container terminal).
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the Loadstar » A story map – how giant container ports stitch together the global economy

the Loadstar » A story map – how giant container ports stitch together the global economy | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A story map – how giant container ports stitch together the global economy | http://t.co/ut6AObFR7E | #logistics #shipping
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Supply chain key to comprehensive security, says Cisco - Computer Weekly - ComputerWeekly.com

Supply chain key to comprehensive security, says Cisco - Computer Weekly - ComputerWeekly.com | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Supply chain key to comprehensive security, says Cisco - Computer Weekly ComputerWeekly.com A comprehensive security strategy must include the supply chain to deliver the integrity customers demand, according to Edna Conway, chief security...
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DHL To Invest Euro 10 Million To Grow Supply Chain Business In Vietnam

DHL To Invest Euro 10 Million To Grow Supply Chain Business In Vietnam | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Global Supply Chain Insights: Slight improvements in freight forwarding market

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Air freight opportunities in Papua New Guinea attract Qantas and Skyforce as ... - CAPA - Centre for Aviation

Air freight opportunities in Papua New Guinea attract Qantas and Skyforce as ... - CAPA - Centre for Aviation | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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