J.B. Hunt, BNSF Launch Intermodal Service Offering

Thursday, November 9, 2023 · Jeff Berman
J.B. Hunt and BNSF have launched a new intermodal service to address the service-sensitive highway freight needs of customer supply chains.

Top 50 3PL Providers: 3PLs face big challenges and huge rewards in 2022

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 · Karen E. Thuermer
Just like last year, 3PLs continue to face a host of critical and pressing issues that challenge their skills at managing a client’s supply chain. And while company financials for 2021 were staggering, the state of the market in 2022 depends on the pace of global recovery—…

Improving 3PL Management: Digital transformation

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 · Evan Armstrong, Armstrong & Associates
The future of the third-party domestic transportation management market is now centered on creating digital experiences, workflow automation, and optimizing customer and carrier focused service performance. Here’s a breakdown of what’s happening in what many call the most…

2019 Top 50 Third Party Logistics (3PL) providers: “Amazonization” driving change across the board

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 · Patrick Burnson
The inexorable advance of Amazon is creating new challenges for logistics managers who must meet heightened shipper expectations while navigating today's complex 3PL marketplace.

Chicago Ranks High In Supply Chain Circles

Monday, November 2, 2015 · Patrick Burnson
Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. recently issued “From First Mile to Last Mile,” a global logistics report examining the primary factors that will impact the global pattern of warehousing and logistics over the next…

BNSF Becomes Big Spender

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 · SCMR Staff
BNSF said that its 2015 capital expenditures will be allocated towards various areas of its business, including maintenance and expansion of the railroad to meet the expected demand for freight rail service, with 2015 representing the third straight year BNSF has invested a…

Port of Oakland’s Maritime Chief Shares His Vision: Part I

Thursday, June 5, 2014 · Patrick Burnson
Port of Oakland Director of Maritime John C. Driscoll has now been at his post for nearly a year. In this exclusive two-part interview, he shares some of the lessons he’s learned so far, and relates his vision for the future.

SCMR Exclusive Part III: State of Ocean Cargo 2012 and Beyond

Monday, August 6, 2012 · Patrick Burnson
One of the industry’s most prominent shipper representatives provides readers with an in-depth forecast

United States Postal Service Considers Intermodal Supply Chain

Thursday, July 19, 2012 · Jeff Berman
“Strategic Advantages of Moving Mail by Rail,” highlights the fact that moving USPS services and products on rail could be highly advantageous

State of Logistics Report Points to Sluggish Recovery

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 · John D. Schulz
In yet another indication of the nation’s slow economic recovery, U.S. logistics costs rose 6.6 percent last year to $1.28 trillion, up $79 billion from 2010, according to the newest State of Logistics report.

Supply chain “hot button”  issues will not fade away

Monday, June 13, 2011 · Patrick Burnson
Supply chain leaders from more than 40 companies converged in Knoxville this past April for the Supply Chain Forum at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, to discuss “hot button” issues facing the supply chain industry.



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