Category: Logistics

Logistics, Process

High Freight Demand Provides Momentum for Trucking Industry

November 24, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

Economic indicators suggest the trucking industry could be poised for growth in 2021, after the coronavirus pandemic caused a topsy-turvy year in 2020 marked by unpredictable demand and continued uncertainty in the driver pool. “The overall outlook of the trucking […]

Design & Planning, Logistics, Process

5 Big Financial Factors for Manufacturers During COVID

November 16, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Following the onset of COVID, economies across the world were stunted and forced to adapt to new policies and protocols put in place to keep people safe. Manufacturing facilities were among the many industries that were significantly impacted when COVID […]

Logistics, Process

Pfizer Vaccine Road Map Shows Logistical, Financial Obstacles

November 12, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

When Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE’s COVID-19 vaccine rolls off production lines, Shanghai Fosun Pharmaceutical Group Co. will be waiting to distribute it through a complex and costly system of deep-freeze airport warehouses, refrigerated vehicles and inoculation points across China. […]

Logistics, Process

Sensor Advancements Will Be Key to Overcoming Supply Chain Disruptions, Says Lux Research

November 5, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Supply chain and logistics have seen massive disruptions as a result of COVID-19, creating new challenges for retail and manufacturing operations worldwide. In the new report “Sensing for Modern Logistics,” Lux Research identifies how sensors can be used to improve […]

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 […]