Logistics and Supply Chain News

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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.

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Bob McKee

Optimizing the Fashion Supply Chain

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

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Dan Grimm

Taking a Smarter Approach to WMS RFPs

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

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Jim Gaskell

How to Create a Forklift Safety Culture

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

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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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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.

DOT Program to Help Veterans Get Trucking Jobs Goes Nationwide

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s FMCSA waiver program that helps experienced veterans and active duty personnel transition into civilian jobs as commercial truck and bus drivers has been expanded to all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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