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Infrastructure Issue Bridges Gap Between Forwarders, Integrators
A decade-old major highway bridge collapse in Minneapolis still serves as a deadly reminder of the price our nation pays for lack of transportation infrastructure investment.... »

Here Are the Top 5 Perishables With the Fastest-Growing Demand for Air Cargo
During the current period of robust demand for air cargo services, some of the hottest commodities sold have come in the form of perishable goods. The exotic nature of some... »

Freight Startup Flexport Raises $110M, Turns Down $1Bn Valuation
Flexport, the shipping logistics company that launched in San Francisco just four years ago, is set to close a $110m Series C funding round. The investment values the company... »

Videos
The Changing World of Logistics Outsourcing The Changing World of Logistics Outsourcing
The world of logistics outsourcing has changed dramatically over the last five years. John Burke, chief executive officer of Armada, traces its evolution, and discusses the... »

The Changing Role of Logistics Service Providers The Changing Role of Logistics Service Providers
With the advent of the omnichannel, and the increasing complexity of global supply chains, logistics service providers are finding it essential to radically redefine their... »

What's Driving the Automotive Supply Chain?
Leaders in logistics, transportation management and academia discuss the capacity crunch that vehicle OEMs feel as manufacturing and sales sometimes threaten to outpace the... »

Editors' Blog
Why Asia Is Accounting for Most of the Growth in Logistics Outsourcing
Logistics outsourcing may be on the rise everywhere, but Asia is where the action is.... »

The Brexit Clock Is Ticking. How Should Global Companies Respond?
On March 29, British Prime Minister Theresa May officially set into motion the exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union, beginning a two-year period of negotiation... »

How Shippers Can Protect Themselves Against Another Carrier Bankruptcy
Should shippers and ocean carriers have seen the bankruptcy of Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd. coming?... »

Podcasts
Making Room for the Megaships in New York and New Jersey Making Room for the Megaships in New York and New Jersey
It takes more than deep water to accommodate a modern-day containership. Sometimes you have to raise a bridge as well.... »

Can a Startup Succeed in Logistics Today? Can a Startup Succeed in Logistics Today?
How can a new company break into the venerable freight-forwarding business? Technology holds the key.... »

Managing Your Freight Spend in the Age of Big Data Managing Your Freight Spend In The Age Of Big Data
Without effective freight-cost management, you're leaving millions of dollars a year on the table.... »

  News
Trucking Problems Are Still Slowing Aid Delivery in Puerto Rico
The relief and recovery effort in Puerto Rico continues to pose unique difficulties for aid organizations and businesses alike: the destruction of the island's electrical... »

Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service to Rival FedEx and UPS Amazon Is Testing Its Own Delivery Service to Rival FedEx and UPS
Amazon.com Inc. is experimenting with a new delivery service intended to make more products available for free two-day delivery and relieve overcrowding in its warehouses,... »

Worldwide Air Cargo Volumes Soared Through August
By all metrics, air cargo enjoyed another great month in August with a 12.9 percent year-over-year increase in volumes for the month alongside even higher direct tonne... »

White Papers
The Adoption of Hydrogen Fuel Cell-Powered Lift Trucks
What if your materials handling operation could achieve higher operational productivity, eliminate cumbersome battery charging infrastructure and deliver consistently high... »

Transform Global e-Commerce and Maximize the Customer Experience
Global e-commerce is growing rapidly, particularly in emerging markets, where consumers can find it hard to locate affordable imported products in local shops. Companies... »

Data: Blessing or Curse?
Benefits and pitfalls of leveraging data in the supply chain... »

Supplier Case Studies
Intermodal Rail Investment Prepares Port for Higher Cargo Volumes
Challenge: Next generation ships carry more cargo than ever before. How can a port increase throughput in an environmentally sustainable manner while ensuring speed to market... »

Orchestrating a Massive Move - Heavy Haul Ocean Transport
Challenge: The Liebherr LR11350 is one of the most powerful cranes in existence. To ship this 1,488 ton load from the factory door in Germany, through the Port of Hamburg and... »

Eyefreight SaaS TMS Improves Freight Management Efficiency
Challenge: One of the world's largest steel manufacturers seeks to improve the efficiency of its logistics function. The manufacturer faces two key challenges: 1.) An overall... »

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