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Monday, December 28, 2015
If recent stories are any indication, transportation, sourcing, inventory management and supply chain resilience will dominate supply chain projects next year.
Monday, November 30, 2015
The 2015 Pain in the (Supply) Chain survey recently conducted by UPS coincided this year with qualitative interviews of healthcare executives in North America to gain further insights into trends, challenges and opportunities having an impact on healthcare logistics.
Posted on 11/30 at 04:38 PM
Thursday, May 21, 2015
As the supply chains of high-tech shippers continue to mature and innovate they expand their manufacturing supply chain capabilities
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
The new dimensional weight rating for parcel shipments is a revenue win for carriers. But, we could all win if we sent them smaller packages. .
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.
Monday, March 09, 2015
Transportation and logistics bellwether UPS recently announced it has made a major expansion to its International Special Commodities (ISC) program, its service for shipping biological samples, specimens and dangerous goods in excepted quantities.
Posted on 03/09 at 03:53 PM
Monday, November 10, 2014
The Chinese middle class is an expanding market with a growing appreciation of Western products. At more than 300 million people-expected to reach 600 million by 2020-it's a tempting target. By 2016 there will be more than 730 million internet users and more than 380 million online shoppers.
But what are the issues and challenges of doing business in such a vast and complex country? How do you get started? How do you reach such a vast audience? What's the infrastructure like? What are the regulatory concerns? How do you fulfill and deliver the goods?
Posted on 11/10 at 10:34 AM
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Monday, October 27, 2014
Daily packages in the U.S. were 6.9% higher as demand from both B2C and B2B customers improved. International Export shipments increased 9.4% with strong growth in both Asia and Europe. UPS delivered 1.1 billion packages around the world, up 6.9% over the third quarter 2013.
Posted on 10/27 at 07:04 PM
Monday, September 08, 2014
Experts estimate dimensional weight pricing could cost shippers as much as $500 million, or more. What’s you’re strategy to deal with the increase?
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014
UPS said this week it is taking steps to optimize 36 U.S. Field Stocking Locations in order to serve the medical device sector as part of its global healthcare growth strategy.
Posted on 07/16 at 10:44 PM
Supply Chain •