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Category: Logistics


Logistics, Process, Production

U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Down 1.7% in July

September 14, 2020

Via: Quality Magazine

U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders totaled $337.5 million in July 2020, a decrease of 1.7% from June 2020 and a 13.8% decrease from July 2019, according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders report published by AMT – The Association For […]


Logistics, Process

Starting a Transport and Logistics Business

August 28, 2020

Via: Industry Today

There’s a lot of money to be made in the world of transport and logistics, but starting your own business is by no means simple and there will be a lot of costs in the beginning. So, how do you […]


Industry Focus Areas, Logistics, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Hyundai Mobis will extend supply of EV parts to rival automakers

August 25, 2020

Via: Automotive News

SEOUL — Hyundai Motor’s own supplier, Mobis, will extend its supply of electric vehicle parts to rival automakers as the race toward electrification in the industry intensifies. Hyundai Mobis is in talks with two global automakers to supply EV parts, […]


Design & Planning, Logistics, Process

Maintaining Safety Amid Disruption

August 11, 2020

Via: Industry Today

The pandemic has increased stress levels across industries, leading to lapses in health and safety practices that put workers at heightened risk for exposure and injury. To better protect their workforces, including their third-party contract workers, companies are taking a […]


Logistics, Process

Top Five Advantages of Ocean Freight Shipping

July 30, 2020

Via: Industry Today

If you are setting up a business that requires transporting your product overseas, you are probably wondering if you should use ocean freight shipping or if you should use an air carrier. There are advantages and disadvantages to each method […]


Logistics, Process

Coyote Logistics Launches Dynamic Route Optimization

July 20, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Chicago (July 15, 2020) – Today, Coyote Logistics, a leading global third-party logistics (3PL) provider, expanded its Dynamic Route Optimization program that aims to streamline supply chain operations and reduce uncertainty for carriers by maximizing the efficiency of their fleets […]


Logistics, Process

Report: Sustainability Now Paramount to Manufacturers

July 20, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Sustainability has become increasingly important for manufacturers – not only to optimize production and revenue, but to comply with constantly changing regulations and address shifting consumer preferences. Due to younger consumers’ eagerness for transparency around how eco-friendly their products are, […]


Logistics, Process, Regulations

U.S. safety board wants to strengthen air transport rules for prototype lithium batteries

June 8, 2020

Via: Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Monday urged strengthening air cargo shipping requirements for prototype and low-production lithium-ion batteries after a 2016 FedEx delivery truck fire in Canada. NTSB official Robert J. Hall said existing […]


Logistics, Process

COVID-19: Supply chains key for automotive manufacturers

May 8, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Global

Vehicle manufacturers and Tier 1 and 2 component manufacturers should avoid severing relationships with businesses further down their supply chains and look for ways to support them on the way to recovery. Doing so could give them a competitive advantage […]


Industry Focus Areas, Logistics, Motorized Vehicle, Process

As U.S. auto supply chain revs up, worker safety fears linger in Mexico

May 6, 2020

Via: Automotive News

MEXICO CITY, May 6 (Reuters) – Workers at a Lear Corp. auto parts plant in northern Mexico that saw the worst-known coronavirus outbreak of any factory in the Americas are now bracing to be sent back to work. They just […]