Rutkowski Named to NASSTRAC Role

Gail Rutkowski has been named executive director of NASSTRAC.
NASSTRAC announced Gail Rutkowski as Executive Director.
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IWLA appoints DeHaan president and CEO; current president Joel Anderson retires.
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GENCO Exec Recognized

Laurie Barkman receives National Diversity Council's Most Powerful & Influential Woman Award.
Laurie Barkman, CEO of GENCO Marketplace was formally recognized by the National Diversity Council.
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Breaking News - Jock Menzies Dies Suddenly

Head of ALAN was 69; UPDATES found within.
John T. "Jock" Menzies III, president of the American Logistics Aid Network, led disaster recovery efforts through a network of volunteers and the support of the supply chain management community.
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IWLA Update

Put Trust Back into Trust Funds

On June 26, 2013, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure convened a panel on “How Logistics Facilitate an Efficient Freight Transportation System.”

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Driver Turnover Rises in First Quarter

Trucking group says large and small, TL and LTL affected by driver turnover.
The improving economy and competition fuelled higher truck driver turnover says ATA.
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Industry Welcomes Anthony Foxx

New transportation secretary unanimously confirmed by Senate.
Following Senate confirmation, industry leaders welcomed Anthony Foxx, as DOT secretary.
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The Great Weight Debate

The truck size and weight debate is officially back.
The truck size and weight debate is officially back.
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IWLA Update

Good for California

Sometimes they get it right.
California can set the course for regulations and legislation that impact the supply chain. More often than not, that impact can be negative.
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Carrier Selection Challenges

Shippers face major challenges finding capacity and maintaining transportation costs in a market where rates are rising.
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KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development


Assurance of Supply: A Top Concern for Manufacturers

Every manufacturer has an assurance of supply problem to some extent due to the complexity of global sourcing. For years, manufacturers were blessed with high margins but margins have grown paper thin. You can’t fill up your distribution centers with excess inventory – not only is there a cost factor but the pace of business and consumer buying trends causes goods to quickly turn obsolete. Assurance of supply provides the speed and agility that is essential to being able to compete in today’s market.


Speaker info: Diane Palmquist, VP Manufacturing Industry Solutions


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2014 October

Check out the October 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring our cover story: Logistics Drives Site Selection, plus much more!

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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

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