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Open Throttle for Rail

July 1, 2013
Rail transportation growth continues, favoring intermodal, but also including innovative routing.
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Intermodal is Viable – and Growing – for Cold Shipping

Truckload and LTL cold chain shipments are taking to rails and finding price and service levels make intermodal a viable solution.
January 4, 2013
Temperature-controlled shipments are moving to intermodal for the same reasons as other freight, and finding a match on service.
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NOL Renews Contract with Union Pacific

April 3, 2012
Neptune Orient Lines Ltd. (NOL) has renewed its contract with Union Pacific Railroad for U.S. rail transport of containerized cargo. The new agreement extends a decades-long relationship in which Union Pacific has been the lead intermodal rail provider for Singapore-based NOL’s businesses.
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Schneider Extends Intermodal

March 6, 2012
Schneider National Inc. www.schneider.com has signed a new, multiyear agreement with CSX Transportation www.csx.com under which the railroad will serve as one of Schneider’s primary rail providers. The agreement sets the stage for sustained, long-term service within the Eastern U.S. as Schneider’s intermodal freight volumes continue to increase.
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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

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Calculating a true landed cost for global sourcing directly correlates with the profitability of purchased goods. However, few companies can command real-time visibility in to all the costs involved for cross border movements. In this podcast, World Trade 100 and Amber Road highlight how a comprehensive global trade platform that converges both logistics and compliance costs can deliver true landed cost visibility.

 

Speaker: Hung Lee, Senior Product Manager, Amber Road

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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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