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Roei Ganzarski

Avoiding Christmas Past: Use Technology to Ensure Timely Holiday Deliveries

Investments in technology might just be the way to save Christmas.

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Randy Marble

Three Ways a WCS Can Improve Your Operation

A modular warehouse control system can help smaller operations keep up with larger competitors.

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Jeff Vielhaber

Intermodal Transportation’s Solution to Our Evolving Supply Chain Demands

Intermodal transport provides cost savings, increased reliability, greater capacity, and green and safety advantages.

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Tim Taylor

The Spot Market – And How Not to Use It

Using the spot market correctly can reduce backlogs of shipping and keep costs under control.

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Scott Swartz

Challenges for Today’s Global Supply Chain: Cost, Profitability and Personalization

An optimized supply chain allows companies to reduce costs, lower risk, increase transparency, and support new products.

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World Stocks Dragged Down by Weak Manufacturing

World stocks faltered as China's manufacturing weakened and the latest Fed minutes reminded investors that U.S. interest rates are likely to rise next year.

Los Angeles Port Truckers Vote to End Strike 

Truckers from three companies have voted to end their strike at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

Warning Issued About Increase in 'Red Zone' Truck Cargo Thefts

Logistics security services provider FreightWatch International reports it has noticed an unusually high rate of violations of best practices by carriers for in-transit cargo security this quarter.

 ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increases 0.5% in October

The American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 0.5 percent in October, following a revised decline of 0.8 percent during the previous month.

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