Logistics Technology News

Explore today’s cutting-edge global logistics technology news and analysis by the Journal of Commerce. Coverage includes logistics technology startups, logistics technology solutions, venture capital, management and impact, freight forwarder technology and the latest supply chain and logistics technology. 

The latest Logistics Technology News & Analysis

A 10-Step Program

David Biederman |
Selecting a freight payment and audit firm is an important strategic decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly.
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Paying By the Line

David Biederman |
What could go wrong in paying for the shipment of a single ocean container? <br /> <br />
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Economies of Sale

Alan M. Field |
After a year of relative stagnation, merger and acquisition activity in the logistics sector may be about to pick up.
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Expeditors Net Falls 33 Percent

JOC Staff |
Expeditors International of Washington saw its net profit fall 33 percent in the third quarter, to $57.8 million, as tighter capacity and rising prices in ocean and air transport services cut into fre
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Lynden International Expands Sales Team

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Freight forwarder Lynden International brought in experienced account executives in New York and Chicago.<br /> <br />
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Hankyu Opens China Office

Hisane Masaki |
A Chinese subsidiary of Hankyu Express International, a major Japanese air- and sea-freight forwarder, established a branch office in Hangzhou, the capital city of Zhejiang province in east China.<br
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Expeditors: Freight Slide Worsened in January

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Expeditors International, in a new signal of a weakening demand in the global economy, says declines in ocean and air freight volume accelerated in January as a growing spot pricing market expanded ar
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Trans Global Names North China Freight Chief

Staff |
Trans Global Logistics named Bill Ip director of freight and logistics, China North region. <br /> <br />
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JDA Software and Management Dynamics Inc. Form Strategic Alliance to Drive Improvements in Global Trade Management

JOC Team |
Expanded Solutions Help Companies Better Manage and Profit from Multi-Country Sourcing <br><br>Scott
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With John Dillon, Navis LLC

BY BILL MONGELLUZZO |
John Dillon is chief executive of Navis LLC, a provider of supply-chain execution software for marin
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Manhattan Associates to restate earnings

JOC Team |
Supply chain software provider Manhattan Associates announced it will restate earnings from 1999 thr
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Manhattan Associates to acquire Evant

JOC Team |
Manhattan Associates said it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Evant, a specialist in sup
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Sapphire signs with Oracle

JOC Team |
Quintek Technologies, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sapphire Consulting Services, has
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Inttra moves into procurement

BY ANN SACCOMANO |
Ocean portal Inttra is moving beyond freight bookings. It is releasing what it calls Inttra-Tender,
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DESCARTES SYSTEMS ACQUIRES E-TRANSPORT

HELEN ATKINSON |
E-Transport, which began as DXI Inc. and has become one of the main firms offering online transporta
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