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Defense Logistics Agency requires DNA marking to combat counterfeit parts

Defense Logistics Agency requires DNA marking to combat counterfeit parts | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Defense Logistics Agency requires DNA marking to combat counterfeit partsSacramento BeeFORT BELVOIR, Va., Oct.
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Hurricane Sandy Disrupts Food Distribution, 'Thousands Of Trucks' In Limbo

Hurricane Sandy Disrupts Food Distribution, 'Thousands Of Trucks' In Limbo | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Hurricane Sandy Disrupts Food Distribution, 'Thousands Of Trucks' In LimboHuffington PostThousands of truckloads of food that were headed for stores in the Northeast are stuck on roadsides and in warehouses following the crippling blow Hurricane...
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World Vision Bronx devastated by flood waters

World Vision Bronx devastated by flood waters | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
World Vision's recently opened distribution center in the Bronx was significantly flooded on October 29 at the height of the storm.
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NY-NJ Port Still Closed, While Other Ports Reopen

NY-NJ Port Still Closed, While Other Ports Reopen | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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Covenant Transport again in black for quarter

Covenant Transport again in black for quarter | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Chattanooga Times Free PressCovenant Transport again in black for quarterChattanooga Times Free PressSales at Covenant Transport Solutions, the company's freight brokerage subsidiary, remained flat at $6.8 million for the quarter, operating at a...
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OOCL to charge for potential US port congestion

OOCL to charge for potential US port congestion | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Hong Kong-based box carrier Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) will impose a port congestion surcharge (PCS) for shipments moving to or from the US on December 29, due to potential labour unrest, reported SeeNews Shipping.
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Brazil Industries Pay Out 13% Of Revenue In Transport Costs

Brazil Industries Pay Out 13% Of Revenue In Transport Costs | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
NASDAQ News: Brazil Industries Pay Out 13% Of Revenue In Transport Costs -Study...
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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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Old Dominion expands Pasco WA service center

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Con-way profit misses Street on employee benefit costs

UPDATE 1-Con-way profit misses Street on employee benefit costsReutersOperating income at Con-way Freight, the company's less-than-truckload unit that accounts for more than 60 percent of total revenue, fell 15.4 percent to $34.4 million in the...
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Southwest Accepts RFID Device to Track Cargo Temperatures

Southwest Accepts RFID Device to Track Cargo Temperatures | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
The solution, which the airline has been testing on its flights, uses Cold Chain Technologies' insulated containers and Intelleflex's RFID sensor tags.
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Cargo ships return to Great Lakes after waves top out at 23 feet

Cargo ships return to Great Lakes after waves top out at 23 feet | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Great Lakes shipping resumed early Wednesday after a nearly two-day standstill created by waves that peaked at or above 23 feet high.
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Drugmakers weather Sandy well; logistics now an issue

Drugmakers weather Sandy well; logistics now an issue | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
There may be the calm before the storm but it is chaos and then clean up afterward.
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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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Memphis economist: Sandy delivered both mayhem and a potential economic boost

Memphis economist: Sandy delivered both mayhem and a potential economic boost | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
A University of Memphis economist thinks cataclysmic weather in the Northeast could provide balm for a sluggish economy.
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Walmart to add 100 outlets in China

Walmart to add 100 outlets in China | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
Walmart to add 100 outlets in China - The Standard...
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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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Middle Eastern carriers expand worldwide

Middle Eastern carriers expand worldwide | Global Logistics Trends and News | Scoop.it
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