Digital Issues and Editions Archive

Regional Supplements, EcoDev & Site Selection

2016 Global Logistics Guide March 2016 | 9 pgs. | 7.8 MB

Our 12th annual Global Logistics Guide, prepared in conjunction with Castrol, presents a transportation and logistics world atlas to help you identify and map continents and countries that warrant further exploration.
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Georgia: Super Hub of the Southeast March 2016 | 21 pgs. | 5.1 MB

A central geographic location, highly skilled workforce, warm climate, and business-friendly environment make the state sparkle. But it’s Georgia’s logistical advantages that are the jewel in the crown.
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Panama Canal: Global Trade Game Changer December 2015 | 7 pgs. | 1.9 MB

As the Panama Canal’s $5.25-billion expansion nears completion, how are shippers and ports preparing?

Great Logistics Sites: Prime Destinations, Unmistakable Results October 2015 | 9 pgs. | 2.57 MB

The pursuit of perfection may seem an impossible goal. But, with the right combination of key elements, four regions in the United States have achieved logistics greatness.

Utilities and Site Selection: The Power of Power August 2015 | 6 pgs. | 0.94 MB

Companies searching for just the right spot to locate their manufacturing plants, warehouses, and other facilities rank energy high on their list of priorities.

O Canada! July 2015 | 11 pgs. | 17.17 MB

In the logistics of trade, the relationship between Canada and the United States is friendly and advantageous on both sides of the border.

Riding the Rails May 2015 | 9 pgs. | 0 MB

In today’s high-speed logistics infrastructure, rail represents a key component of the intermodal framework.

Freight Transport in Alaska April 2015 | 11 pgs. | 0 MB

Transport providers carrying freight on land and sea, and in the air have developed special expertise to handle Alaska’s unique logistics challenges.

Georgia: Super Hub of the Southeast March 2015 | 29 pgs. | 0 MB

Myriad logistics assets make Georgia a terrific location for companies choosing new manufacturing or distribution facilities.

Site Selection & E-Commerce: Tapping Regional Excellence March 2015 | 7 pgs. | 0 MB

When choosing new sites to locate fulfillment facilities, retailers opt in for e-commerce excellence and proximity to large population centers.

2015 Global Logistics Guide March 2015 | 9 pgs. | 0 MB

Inbound Logistics’ 11th annual Global Logistics Guide presents a transportation and logistics world atlas to help you identify and map continents and countries that require further exploration.

Memphis: America's Multimodal City October 2014 | 1 pgs. | 2.64 MB

Connecting global supply chains through river, highway, rail, and air transport, Memphis gives businesses the ultimate logistics advantage.

Star Search: Discovering the Best Site for Your Business October 2014 | 1 pgs. | 1.34 MB

Finding the right site for your new manufacturing plant or distribution facility isn’t an overnight sensation. You have to pay your dues by investigating infrastructure, quality of life issues, utilities and taxes, and more. These locations deliver the goods.

Utilities and Site Selection: Power Players August 2014 | 8 pgs. | 1.24 MB

Choosing the best location for your business requires plugging into the right electrical and natural gas resources. Here are some of the top spots that will get you energized for success.

Top 10 U.S. Container Ports July 2014 | 6 pgs. | 0.88 MB

As trade flows shift, the busiest U.S. ports are most likely to continue fulfilling shippers' needs. Here are the 10 ports handling the nation's largest import and export container volumes.

U.S.-Canada Trade: Getting a Line on Cross-Border Shipments July 2014 | 9 pgs. | 1.02 MB

To efficiently move goods across the U.S.-Canada border, shippers and logistics providers must adapt to regulatory, geographic, and currency challenges.

Latin American Logistics: The View to the South June 2014 | 6 pgs. | 0.8 MB

U.S. companies trading with Latin America face opportunities and challenges, but logistics service providers can help.

Logistics Leadership: The New Spirit of St. Louis May 2014 | 22 pgs. | 5.87 MB

For site selection teams, the St. Louis area’s logistics advantages make it ideal for storing and moving product.

Keeping Intermodal in Your Sites May 2014 | 14 pgs. | 4.6 MB

When selecting manufacturing and distribution sites, companies should ensure rail/intermodal accessibility.

Heading North: Navigating Alaska’s Supply Chain April 2014 | 1 pgs. | 1.9 MB

Alaska’s extreme weather and geography create logistics challenges for shippers moving cargo to, from, and in the state.

2014 Global Logistics Guide March 2014 | 7 pgs. | 1.64 MB

A regional ranking of logistics factors helps shippers plan their global supply chain.

E-Commerce DC Site Selection: Connecting the Dots March 2014 | 5 pgs. | 0.89 MB

E-commerce retailers choose specialized distribution centers near parcel carrier hubs and transportation infrastructure.

Georgia: Logistics Sweet Spot March 2014 | 41 pgs. | 9.4 MB

Georgia offers manufacturers and distributors superior access to logistics providers and transportation infrastructure.

Panama Canal Expansion: Changing the Channel December 2013 | 7 pgs. | 1.88 MB

A wider and deeper passage may encourage shippers to consider alternate sourcing and routing options.

Logistics Hotspots: Site Selection Standouts October 2013 | 10 pgs. | 2.16 MB

The best spots for manufacturing and distribution facilities offer geographic, economic, and logistics advantages. Here’s a look at six regions that are shining examples of transportation and supply chain activity.

Utilities and Site Selection: Powering U.S. Manufacturing Growth August 2013 | 7 pgs. | 1.38 MB

Ensuring adequate and affordable energy for new manufacturing and distribution facilities can challenge site selection teams. Many energy providers now offer resources to plug them into locations that will help their operations shine.

Ports-to-Plains Corridor: A Pipeline for Progress August 2013 | 7 pgs. | 1.95 MB

Stretching from Texas’ U.S.-Mexico border to Alberta, Canada, the Ports-to-Plains Corridor represents a vital trade conduit for North America’s energy and agriculture heartland.

Cross-Border Trade Secrets July 2013 | 9 pgs. | 1.87 MB

When moving shipments into and out of Canada, what you don’t know can hurt you. Specialized logistics providers can help you capitalize on opportunities, ensure compliance, and keep you safe from harm.

Latin American Logistics: Keeping Up With the Latin Beat June 2013 | 10 pgs. | 2.4 MB

Companies see supply chain expansion opportunities in Latin America’s improving infrastructure and trade policies.

Site Selection: The Rise of Intermodal May 2013 | 7 pgs. | 1.86 MB

Intermodal plays an essential role in today’s site selection process. Superior rail intermodal sites and services put your company on the right track.

Digital Must Haves

January 2020 January 2020 | 420 pgs. | 103.9 MB

Kickstart the decade with this special edition that explores new strategies, goals, and technologies transforming supply chain operations. Designed to help you prepare for 2020 and beyond, this blockbuster issue packs predictions, insights, and to-do’s to reshape your approach and boost supply chain efficiency. And the logistics leaders profiled in this special Planner Profile edition will help you get your supply chain in gear and on the road to transformation.

July 2019 July 2019 | 245 pgs. | 40.1 MB

Inbound Logistics’ annual 3PL edition delivers the actionable, how-to information you need to forge long-lasting, beneficial supply chain partnerships. This edition spotlights three shipper-provider team-ups that set the stage for success, reveals the Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Providers that IL editors deem the best of the best, and honors the reader-voted Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards winners. We also get behind the wheel of the aftermarket auto parts supply chain and the logistics driving the Indy 500. Download now for content that helps you optimize your supply chain.

2020 Logistics Planner January 2020 | 128 pgs. | 16.6 MB

Find the right technology solutions and transportation and logistics partners to drive supply chain efficiency. The 2020 Logistics Planner, 28 years strong, is updated with profiles of leaders in supply chain, transportation, technology, logistics, and more who stand ready to help you face upcoming challenges and optimize your enterprise.

Top 100 3PL Providers July 2019 | 19 pgs. | 0.81 MB

Our annual directory showcases the logistics service providers that are one step ahead of the rest.

2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards July 2019 | 8 pgs. | 1.1 MB

The Inbound Logistics audience has stamped it license-plate official: These top-tier third-party logistics providers deserve accolades and the distinction of being a Top 10 3PL.

Digital Back Issues

May 2020108 pgs.63.3 MB
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February 202068 pgs.14.7 MB
January 2020420 pgs.103.9 MB