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30.06.2020

Comcar truckload asset deal expands Canada’s TFI’s US reach

MCT and CT Transportation will join CFI and Transport America in TFI’s truckload group. Photo Credit: Ari Ashe. Canadian transportation group TFI International is expanding its […]
29.06.2020

Heightened customs checks in India delaying Chinese imports

DHL Express (India) has temporarily suspended India-bound cargo bookings from China, Hong Kong, and Macao in an effort to limit potential port congestion from additional customs […]
29.06.2020

CSX daily intermodal boosts Syracuse inland port prospects

The inland port provides cargo owners an alternative to the 245-mile truck haul, as the region attracts more distribution centers. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Daily intermodal rail […]
29.06.2020

Container lines extend trans-Atlantic capacity cuts

Volumes on the trans-Atlantic trade are weakening in both directions as COVID-19 heavily impacts the economies in Europe and North America. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Carriers have […]
29.06.2020

Chain.io connecting rate management with instant quoting

“Almost every conversation we have with forwarders is circling back to them needing to manage one or more rate management tools,” Chain.io CEO Brian Glick told […]
29.06.2020

Port call optimization a rare ‘win-win-win’ for container shipping

Reducing port stay times cuts overall supply chain costs and carbon output by allowing vessels to sail more slowly while still maintaining schedule reliability. Photo credit: […]
26.06.2020

Retail ‘winners’ have clear eye on supply chain woes, survey says

Retailers cited inventory visibility as a problem area that automation and modeling could help resolve. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Retailers with above-average sales growth have a clearer […]
26.06.2020

Retail ‘winners’ have clear eye on supply chain woes: survey

Retailers cited inventory visibility as a problem area that automation and modeling could help resolve. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Retailers with above-average sales growth have a clearer […]
26.06.2020

New warehousing blooming across Savannah

Shaw Industries, a Georgia-based flooring company, is one of four tenants in the newly complete phase 1 of the Georgia International Trade Center. Photo credit: Stonemont […]
26.06.2020

Consolidation accelerating landside cooperation among ocean carriers

HMM recently switched its western US rail business to Union Pacific Railroad to can gain efficiencies of sharing the same rail operator as fellow THE Alliance […]