Ocean shipping lines have made significant progress to optimize operations, leading to reduced costs and environmental impact.
Automating supplier payments through commercial cards helps companies facilitate their payment process.
Incorporating business intelligence tools into logistics strategy gives companies access to efficiency-boosting data.
Business to business (B2B) e-commerce sites must be well planned to increase revenue and support a growing client base.
When supply chain disruptions occur, logistics managers must use leadership skills to maintain operations.
The International Air Transport Association released figures showing a small improvement in air freight growth in October.
U.S. manufacturing grew in November at the fastest pace in 2½ years as factories ramped up production, stepped up hiring and received orders at a healthy clip.
Shipping costs for raw materials and agricultural products advanced the most in 11 weeks as strengthening demand for vessels to load iron ore caused freight costs for the steelmaking raw material to surge.
Shipping lines are fighting a new environmental regulation that they said will not only lead to stringent control over their operations but will also pave the way for a carbon trading policy resembling the one that sparked controversy in the aviation sector.