Tuesday, April 21, 2015
UPS sees the greatest demand for our cold chain transportation services in Europe and the U.S., which are the two largest export markets for healthcare.
The Airforwarders Association, which represents more than 360 companies that move air cargo through the supply chain, has also applauded an agreement reached by Congressional leaders to advance legislation giving the President authority to conclude key global trade agreements.
Ocean cargo carrier service reliability across the three core East-West trades hit a five-month peak in March with an aggregate on-time performance of 64 percent, according to Carrier Performance Insight, the online schedule reliability tool provided by Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Despite great opportunity for growth, the logistics market in Latin America is lagging behind other emerging markets thanks in part to its notoriety for corruption, violence, poor infrastructure and government bureaucracy.
Posted on 04/20 at 03:57 PM
During this webcast you'll learn about vital technology extensions and solutions that are crucial to success in wholesale distribution, such as forecast and demand planning, warehouse management, supplier collaboration, and EDI. You'll also hear directly from Origin Point Brands, a leading supplier of consumer products, how technology enabled them to accelerate orders-to-cash and drove greater productivity across their operations.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
In terms of regional trade, Cuba’s removal will have almost no implications, as the majority of Cuba’s partners in the Latin America and Caribbean region are already openly doing business with Cuba.
Posted on 04/15 at 08:17 AM
While keeping customers content is clearly responsibility number one, the objective for every business is turning a profit
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Container lines must accelerate their internal-transformation efforts and extract more value from their alliances in order to restore profitability, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Posted on 04/14 at 08:40 AM
Mexico jumped to 17th place in the consultancy’s ranking this year, indicating that the North American Free Trade Agreement is trending upward.
Posted on 04/14 at 08:11 AM
Monday, April 13, 2015
The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) invites readers to participate in a short survey regarding Supply Chain Visibility in their organizations.