Amazon now may be the world's largest 3PL, especially for small shippers, supply chain consultant Adrian Gonzalez tells SMC3 Connections 2016.
Can the notoriously complicated, not to mention technologically hidebound, freight forwarding industry be turned into a streamlined, digitally driven paragon of efficiency?
A new bill introduced in the California legislature aims to spur the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex to revamp its PierPass system.
Software glitches continued to plague terminal gates at the Port of Charleston’s Wando Welch Marine Terminal Thursday.
"Hauliers and shippers run the risk of being punished for infringement of rules they could not properly prepare for,” the European Shippers' Council said.
Cooperation between truckers and terminal operators has improved truck turn times at the Los Angeles-Long Beach port complex.
Inventory destocking is likely under way, but the process will probably be slow.
“Importers and exporters need to work together. It’s a common bond we’re not using,” Dean Tracy, managing director of Global Integrated Services, told the annual Agriculture Transportation Coalition conference.
Shipment volumes climbed in May, but not enough to pull transport providers out of a deep year-over-year hole.
U.S. regulators are taking further steps toward a rulemaking on the detention of truck drivers by shippers and their customers.