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05.09.2019

Index to help shippers counter poor schedule reliability

A new index designed to help shippers optimize their supply chains in the face of poor vessel schedule reliability is under development by shipping software provider […]
05.09.2019

California bill set to reshape drayage landscape

The California state legislature is on track to pass a bill, which the governor intends to sign into law, that could fundamentally alter the relationship between […]
05.09.2019

New funding to expand Loadsmart’s drayage platform

Loadsmart is adding to its full truckload instant quoting and booking platform with a new drayage product supported by investment partners Maersk and Ports America. Photo […]
05.09.2019

Temasek, K+N widen logistics investment pool

  Startup technology providers in logistics and shipping have a widening array of industry-focused venture funds and accelerators to choose from, the latest of which is […]
05.09.2019

Maersk secures IMO 2020 fuel at Rotterdam

Low-sulfur supply deals with Koole Terminals and PBF will meet 15 to 20 percent of Maersk’s annual fuel needs. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Maersk has inked a […]
05.09.2019

LA-LB port terminals: Empty containers only peak season challenge

Terminals at the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex are performing consistently better than they did last winter, when warehouses in Southern California were overwhelmed by the […]
05.09.2019

Cosco, CN extend intermodal pact

Canadian National Railway and Cosco have extended their partnership involving intermodal rail service at the ports of Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Montreal, and Halifax. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. […]
05.09.2019

Carriers driving container data standardization

While some liner shipping parties questions the wisdom of container lines alone developing data standards, the speed with which the DCSA unveiled its first set of […]
04.09.2019

New Orleans attracts second direct Asian service

The flow of cargo to and from Asia is set to increase at the Port of New Orleans after the 2M Alliance added the port to […]
04.09.2019

UP nixes plan to fine trucks for missed appointments

Union Pacific announced fines on certain cancelled or missed appointments in July but backtracked when channel partners objected to the penalties. Photo credit: Michael Barera/WikiCommons. Union […]