Logistics and Supply Chain News

Dr. Matthew Waller

Innovation in Business Processes from Northwest Arkansas

Business process innovations have made great leaps thanks to two Northwest Arkansas companies: JB Hunt and Walmart.

Bob McKee

Optimizing the Fashion Supply Chain

Fashion businesses must react instantly to fashion shifts and focus on getting goods to consumers quickly.

Dan Grimm

Taking a Smarter Approach to WMS RFPs

Create your WMS RFP with the goal of gaining a deeper understanding of potential suppliers.

Jim Gaskell

How to Create a Forklift Safety Culture

New forklift-based technologies can positively impact safety goals in your facility.

Tadeusz Dyduch

Measuring the Value of Warehouse Data

Warehouse technology that supports communication and data analysis improves efficiency and reduces waste.

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34-Hour Restart Takes Center Stage at Senate Safety Hearing

A Senate hearing on truck safety was dominated by the ongoing struggle over the 34-hour restart provision of the hours of service rule.

Wiping Clean the Safety Records of Trucking Companies 

Trucking companies that get shut down for safety violations often begin operating under another name. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is improving vetting procedures to crack down on these "chameleon" companies.

ATA Tells Congress Trucking Invests At Least $7.5 Billion in Safety

American Trucking Associations testified to Congress that the industry invests more than $7.5 billion in preventing crashes on the nation's highways.

Manufacturing Jobs Legislation Moves Forward

U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown announced that bipartisan manufacturing jobs legislation sponsored by himself and Missouri Senator Roy Blunt moved one step closer to becoming law.

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