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Supply meets demand: New sourcing automation solution targets ocean freight procurement

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Global provider of Intelligent Sourcing Automation, Keelvar, has launched its new AI-powered ocean freight sourcing automation solution

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DAT Releases 2023 Freight Focus Report

Fastener News Desk

DAT’s 2023 Freight Focus report outlines the issues that will drive transportation strategies and decisions in the year ahead. The next freight cycle is around the corner. About DAT Freight & Analytics. Corporate Communications, DAT Freight & Analytics.

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Indian Railways orders 1,200 freight locos from Siemens

E&T

These locomotives will be used for freight transport throughout the Indian Railways network and are specified to haul loads of 4,500 tons at a maximum speed of 120km/h, putting them among the most powerful freight locomotives in the world.

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Kodiak Robotics expands autonomous freight service to Florida with USPS partner

Robotics Automation News

Kodiak Robotics, a self-driving trucking company, has expanded its autonomous freight service to Florida with 10 Roads Express, a provider of time sensitive surface transportation for the US Postal Service.

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New rail connection in Vic to take more freight off roads

AU Manufacturing

Crews working on the Port Rail Shuttle Network (PRSN) project have completed laying the track of a new rail connection that enables more efficient transportation of freight from Dandenong South to the Port of Melbourne. .

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Two high school welding teachers win Harbor Freight prize

The Fabricator

Two high school welding teachers and their programs have been named winners of the Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence

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Need for Supply Chain Solutions Boosts Global Freight Visibility Demand

Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing

San Antonio –July 28, 2022– The increasing complexity of global supply chains across industries, such as unreported process delays and late deliveries, necessitates shippers to have real-time visibility into the status of their freight. Global Freight Visibility Growth Opportunities.

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E2open’s Ocean Shipping Index Reveals Notably Improved Cross-Ocean Transit Time for Global Freight Deliveries

MEM

Companies can use this data to make informed decisions on when to book ocean freight. The post E2open’s Ocean Shipping Index Reveals Notably Improved Cross-Ocean Transit Time for Global Freight Deliveries appeared first on Manufacturing & Engineering. E2open Parent Holdings, Inc.

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Werner Enterprises and Kodiak Robotics partner to run 24/7 long-haul autonomous freight operations

Robotics Automation News

Kodiak Robotics, a startup self-driving trucking company, is partnering with Werner Enterprises, a large US transportation and logistics provider, to establish an autonomous trucking lane and to showcase how efficiently autonomous trucks can be used with a transfer hub model at truckports.

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Titanium expands freight operations at Windsor-Detroit Gateway

Canadian Manufacturing

a provider of transportation and logistics services, has expanded its North American freight brokerage operations with the opening of its second office in the Windsor-Detroit Gateway. The expansion of our freight brokerage business compliments our existing fleet and allows us to better address supply chain challenges faced by manufacturing customers at the U.S.-Canadian Ambassador Bridge connecting Windsor, ON to Detroit, Mich. on Feb.

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Need for supply chain solutions boosts global freight visibility demand, says Frost & Sullivan report

Canadian Manufacturing

Blue Freight Containers. SAN ANTONIO — The increasing complexity of global supply chains across industries, such as unreported process delays and late deliveries, necessitates shippers to have real-time visibility into the status of their freight.

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8 Reasons to Use Air Freight Services for Your Business

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

By Ken Jackson, freelance writer If your business requires shipping high value but low volume cargo, you’re probably considering air freight services. But there is often understandable hesitancy about actually following through with this idea

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8 Reasons to Use Air Freight Services for Your Business

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

By Ken Jackson, freelance writer If your business requires shipping high value but low volume cargo, you’re probably considering air freight services. But there is often understandable hesitancy about actually following through with this idea

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Going the Distance: Managing Freight Costs and Delivery Delays in 2022

Foley

1 On the other front, suppliers are enduring sky-high freight costs. Department of Transportation, Freight Transportation Services Index, issued June 8, 2022. Reasons for Current Transportation Delays and Increased Freight Costs.

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Blue Yonder and Uber Freight Partner to accelerate digital transformation in the supply chain

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Blue Yonder and Uber Freight have announced a partnership designed to help businesses build efficient and transparent global supply chains at a crucial time

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Autonomous trucking company Einride launches in Benelux with brewing giant AB InBev

Robotics Automation News

Einride, the freight mobility technology company that provides digital, electric, and autonomous shipping, has launched in Benelux in partnership with one of the world’s leading brewers, AB InBev.

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Logistics and freight transport, a sector in growth with more than 10,000 direct jobs gained in Greater Montreal over the last decade

Canadian Manufacturing

(Photo: CNW Group/Metropolitan Cluster of logistics and transportation in Montreal) MONTREAL — CargoM, the Logistics and Transportation Metropolitan Cluster of Montreal, presents the updated results of the 2013-2014 study carried out by KPMG on the logistics and transportation sector in Quebec and, more specifically, Greater Montreal.

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Freight forwarders pin hopes on a trade deal despite governme

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Commenting on confirmation by the UK government of new border controls and procedures from the end of the Transition Period, the trade association for UK freight forwarders questioned whether the phased transition will succeed in giving the companies that manage cross-border trade between the UK and EU enough time to make the necessary preparations to facilitate the revised arrangements

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Körber to acquire enVista’s OMS platform and freight audit and payment service

Modern Materials Handling

As part of the acquisition, approximately 400 of enVista’s 850 global associates will transition to Körber, including enVista CEO Jim Barnes, who will help lead Körber’s strategic direction and Unified Commerce and FAP practices, reporting to Chad Collins CEO Software, Körber Business Area Supply Chain.

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Autonomous truck startup Einride raises $500 million in new funding

Robotics Automation News

Autonomous vehicles News autonomous clients company debt ecosystem einride electric equity facility financing freight heavy-duty including vehiclesAutonomous electric truck startup Einride has secured $500 million in financing, including both a Series C equity raise and a debt facility.

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Autonomous truck maker Einride launches in Germany

Robotics Automation News

Autonomous vehicles News autonomous einride europe freight german germany partners sweden transportationAutonomous truck startup Einride has launched into Europe’s largest transportation market – Germany.

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U-Freight supports TAPA’s supply chain security efforts

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

percent of incidents reported in November 2017, is further evidence of the need for diligence in supply chain security, says international freight forwarding and logistics company, U-Freight The news that cargo thefts at unsecured locations in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region accounted for 173 or 85.1

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Scanwell Monthly Logistics Report | August 2022

Fastener News Desk

Ocean Carriers, Freight Rates and Ports: . Ocean Freight / Congestion / ILWU News. Supply Chain containers distribution Fastener Distribution Fastener News Freight Scanwell Logistics Scanwell Shipper . THE LATEST NEWS IN THE OCEAN, AIR, RAIL, AND TRUCKING INDUSTRIES.

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Canada invests in Hamilton transload to relieve supply congestion

Canadian Manufacturing

Exporting & Importing Financing Human Resources Manufacturing Supply Chain freight supply chain transportationHAMILTON — Canada’s Transport Minister Omar Alghabra has announced funding of up to $5 million under the National Trade Corridors Fund for the Building Capacity in Canada’s Steel Supply Chain project.

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Uber and Waymo Team Up to Get Driverless Trucks Rolling

Industry Week

Waymo will allow its technology to mesh with an Uber Freight platform. Technology and IIoT / Emerging Technologies

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View from India: Logistics carriers are economic lifeline of the country

E&T

view from india india transport logistics freightDeveloped by the Commerce and Industry Ministry, the goal of the National Logistics Policy (NLP) is to make the country a logistics powerhouse. The policy has four features: Integration of Digital System (IDS); Unified Logistics Interface Platform (ULIP); Ease of Logistics (ELOG); and System Improvement Group (SIG). IDS aims to integrate 30 different systems of seven departments.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s consolidated weekly air freight ships from Europe each and every Wednesday. Here are the upcoming weekly air freight order deadlines: • Tuesday, November 22nd, 2022. Upcoming Sea Freight Order Deadlines: • Thursday, November 17th, 2022.

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Port of Melbourne invests in rail infrastructure

Manufacturer's Monthly

It will also form a crucial part of the Victorian government’s plans for a short- haul rail network connecting freight hubs in Melbourne’s north and west to the port. The Victorian government is planning for a new intermodal freight precinct at Truganina in Melbourne’s west.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s consolidated weekly air freight ships from Europe each and every Wednesday. Here are the upcoming weekly air freight order deadlines: • Tuesday, November 15th, 2022. Upcoming Sea Freight Order Deadlines: • Thursday, November 17th, 2022.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s consolidated weekly air freight ships from Europe each and every Wednesday. Here are the upcoming weekly air freight order deadlines: • Tuesday, November 8th, 2022. Upcoming Sea Freight Order Deadlines: • Thursday, November 17th, 2022.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s consolidated weekly air freight ships from Europe each and every Wednesday. Here are the upcoming weekly air freight order deadlines: • Tuesday, November 1st, 2022. Upcoming Sea Freight Order Deadlines: • Thursday, November 17th, 2022. [SPONSOR].

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Brazilian Connected Trucks Telematics Will Reach 2.59 Million Units by 2027

Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing

More than 62% of freight transportation is through the road in Brazil. Automotive & Transportation News Press Releases Brazil connected trucks Freight visibility telematicsSan Antonio – Oct.

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Prologis-hosted conference keynote sizes up present and future supply chain issues

Modern Materials Handling

Insights on supply chain constraints, automation momentum, shared during Groundbreakers 2022 event keynote that featured Prologis Co-founder and CEO Hamid Moghadam and Dave Clark, Co-CEO of San Francisco-based freight forwarding and customs brokerage services provider Flexport

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Embark provides first autonomous truck to Knight-Swift

Robotics Automation News

Embark Trucks, a developer of autonomous technology for the trucking industry, and Knight-Swift Transportation, one of North America’s largest and most diversified freight transportation companies, have agreed a technology test partnership.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s Upcoming Sea Freight Order Deadlines: January 26th, 2023. Consolidated air freight shipment from Europe arrives at the Eurolink U.S. Here are our upcoming weekly air freight order deadlines: • Tuesday, December 20th, 2022.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s consolidated weekly air freight ships from Europe each and every Wednesday. Please have all orders delivered to Eurolink sales team by 4:00 PM EST on the deadline dates above to have your order added to the consolidated sea freight shipment.

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Fastener Pop Quiz: METRIC FASTENERS

Fastener News Desk

Eurolink’s consolidated weekly air freight ships from Europe each and every Wednesday. Please have all orders delivered to Eurolink sales team by 4:00 PM EST on the deadline dates above to have your order added to the consolidated sea freight shipment.

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Inefficient supply chains are costing UK business £1.5bn per annum

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Supply chain inefficiencies and miscommunication through "Chinese Whispers" are costing UK businesses over £1.5bn in lost productivity according to analysis of industry data from digital freight forwarder Zencargo

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Unifor reaches tentative agreement with CP Rail

Canadian Manufacturing

” The Unifor members provide maintenance service and safety inspections to locomotives and freight cars and produce track and freight car/locomotive components. Unifor CP Bargaining Committee (Photo: CNW Group/Unifor).

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Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in supply chains takes centre stage

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Sustainability issues within global supply chains will take centre stage at Multimodal 2020, the UK, Ireland, and Northern European freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event, which is set to take place for the 13th year running at the NEC in June

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Brexit opportunities on the agenda at Multimodal 2018

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Brexit opportunities and challenges, developing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for air freight shippers, and optimising performance in the maritime supply chain are three of the topics that will be debated at Multimodal 2018

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Freightlancer and Loadshift merge

AU Manufacturing

Both platforms will merge under the Loadshift banner, forming Australia’s largest transport marketplace which has delivered over 125 million kilometres of freight across Australia in the last 12 months. .

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Latest software releases from BluJay offer new capabilities to further support frictionless global trade

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

With a focus on providing high-efficiency user experiences, BluJay’s latest releases offer shippers, logistics service providers, freight forwarders and customs brokers with expanded capabilities, integrations, and the most current compliance updates available BluJay Solutions, provider of global supply chain software and services, has released version 21.2 of its transportation, distribution, and global trade software applications.