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Survey: Retailers Preparing for Surge in Online Shopping with Re-Focused Shipping Calendar

With expectations higher than ever for a merry omnichannel holiday season, retailers are assertively preparing their shipping operations to avoid delivery and service hiccups.
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Ryder Signs its Largest Natural Gas Lease Deal in North America with C.A.T.

 Truckload carrier will replace 100 heavy-duty vehicles with compressed natural gas.

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Modern Terminals Achieves IT Transformation Milestone with N4 Implementation in Hong Kong

Teamwork and collaboration are essential as project complexity and scale demands continuous improvement.
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Amazon Expands Seller Holiday Deals Program Worldwide

Holiday deals from sellers on Amazon will be available worldwide on Amazon sites across the U.S., the EU, China, India, Japan and Canada.
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Survey: Global Shipping Professionals’ Opinions on Top Technology Priorities, Challenges

Survey on the state of technology in ocean shipping reveals top priority is improving supply chain visibility capabilities for higher quality data.
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Singapore Ranks No. 1, U.S. No. 6 in eCommerce Readiness; China Fastest Growing Digital Economy

MasterCard and Fletcher School ‘Digital Evolution Index’ provides roadmap of countries most prepared to support the next billion eCommerce users.
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More Than 90% of Retailers Not Effectively Using Consumer Data to Create Omni-Channel Shopping Capability

A new HRC Advisory study finds changing dynamics require new approaches to meet challenges and opportunities created by digitally savvy consumers.
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Study: Omni-Channel Retail Driving 3PL Opportunity, as Relationships with Shippers Thrive

The 19th annual Third-Party Logistics study suggests innovation lies ahead but industry must catch up with expectations.
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Study: 86 Percent of Retailers Expect 2014 Online Holiday Sales to Increase

ChannelAdvisor reveals the holiday results of its multichannel e-commerce study.
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Bigcommerce Predicts Record Ecommerce Growth to Reach $2 Trillion in 2015

As online transactions hit 20-year milestone, Bigcommerce predicts Worldwide B2C ecommerce revenues will reach $2 trillion in 2015.
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Five Wearable Manufacturing Technologies of the Future

Video applications, Employee Monitoring, Field service, Plant monitoring, Improving employee safety.

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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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World Trade 100 Magazine

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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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Transportation Capacity

As peak season has gotten underway, what is your experience with transportation capacity?
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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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