2nd Annual Trucking Fleet Management Survey

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3 Best Practices to Scale Labeling Globally

When managing a complex global supply chain, keep in mind that your labeling solution plays a critical role.

5 Best Practices for Effective Labor Management in the Warehouse/DC

Download this new whitepaper to learn the 5 best practices that support an effective labor management approach.

Digital marketplaces dependent on broader spot adoption

Broader use of freight matching technology will come only when spot market buying becomes a  strategic tool in a shippers arsenal, rather than an act of desperation, multiple...

Weather, rail service woes cool US intermodal growth

 Poor weather, slower train speeds, service reductions, equipment shortage, and a more competitive truck market is poised to pull North...

Expansion sets Veracruz port for growth

The Veracruz expansion is the most prominent of 25 port upgrades planned by the Mexican government, at a cost of $5 billion in private and public money. (Above: A ship enters the port of Veracruz.) Photo credit: Shutterstock.com.Much-needed container capacity coming in the spring to the port of Veracruz in...

Front Altair's Crew Unharmed and Now in Iran

The crew of Frontline's Front Altair comprised 11 Russian, one Georgian and 11 Philippine nationals who are unharmed following an explosion, Frontline said on Thursday."They were transferred to an Iranian navy vessel and disembarked at a local Iranian port.

Two Tankers Attacked in Gulf of Oman

Two oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, leaving one ablaze and both adrift, shipping firms said, driving oil prices as much as 4% higher over worries about Middle East supplies.The Front Altair, carrying petrochemical feedstock…

DHT and Heidmar Halt New Bookings to Mid-East Gulf

Oil tanker owners DHT Holdings and Heidmar have suspended new bookings to the Mid-East Gulf, three ship brokers said, following suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday.DHT has a large fleet of Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs) and Heidmar has a wide range of oil tankers.

Seawork: Aptly Named, Well Worth the Visit

Southampton, United Kingdom: It has been quite a few years since I last touched down in the UK; longer still for a visit on a maritime business trip. And, I don’t cross 'the big pond' casually for one these events. This morning, Seawork 2019…