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Amazon and Wal-Mart are squaring off in a retail "cold war" that will unfold online and in stores, reshaping logistics, speakers at the SMC3 Connections Conference warn.


FedEx, undecided about whether to follow UPS in imposing holiday season surcharges, is talking with volume customers on pricing. Best advice: Avoid last-minute shipping.

UPS's peak season surcharges are the latest pushback by transport operators against "free shipping."

Cargolux said the joint venture contract signed in Beijing “is a major landmark.”

As e-commerce reshapes fulfillment and transportation, the effects are evident among logistics companies that make the Fortune 500 list of largest US companies.

The lack of equipment needed to screen cargo at the country’s busiest port of Chittagong is likely to compound already extensive congestion there.

AirBridgeCargo Airlines continued to outpace its European rivals with traffic soaring 17 percent in the first quarter as it increased its freighter fleet and expanded its global network.

All regions, expect Latin America, reported higher traffic.

Two freight forwarding industry surveys show that forwarders predict a strong east-west peak season and believe digitalization is inevitable.

China's growing courier business will have greater access to US markets after a joint venture was agreed between global giant UPS and China market leader SF Express.