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Encompassing the sectors LTL, truckload, and intermodal rail and their related products and services.

ARTICLES

U.S.-NAFTA Freight Totaled $103 Billion in June 2014

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All five major transportation modes –- air, vessel, pipeline, rail, and trucks -– carried more freight by value in June 2014 than in June 2013.
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Ninth Circuit Rules FedEx Drivers Were Employees

FedEx disagrees and says new agreements have been updated.
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FedEx will seek a review of Ninth Circuit decisions on driver status.
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Capacity Trucks Names J.P. Looney as National Sales Director

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Mr. Looney will be focused on fostering relationships that will result in greater business opportunities from the company’s national accounts, such as UPS and Fed Ex.
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Healing Wounds

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The bright white stars are 9.5 inches from tip to tip on this 20-foot-by-30-foot American flag. It’s massive. And it was unfurled recently on the east steps of the U.S. Capitol as a tribute to our wounded heroes.


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Yusen Logistics Named Freight Forwarder Partner to Oishii JAPAN 2014 Food Trade Show

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Yusen Logistics announces that it has been designated as a partner freight forwarder for Oishii JAPAN 2014, a Japanese food trade show to be held in Singapore in October 2014.
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Energy Department Awards $17 Million to Advance Efficient, Environmentally-Friendly Highway Transportation Technologies

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The funding will go toward projects that pursue breakthrough approaches to providing Americans with greater freedom of mobility and energy security, while lowering costs and reducing impacts on the environment.
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Transportation Intermediaries Association Faces Freight Broker, Carrier Scam

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Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) has received identity theft reports from freight broker and carrier companies whose logos, graphics, text and other intellectual property were stolen from their companies’ web sites.
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Drive Clean Chicago Saves Companies $75k per Orange EV Terminal Truck

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The cost of an Orange EV truck is reduced up to $75,000 under Chicago’s EV incentive program.
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Energy Department Invests More Than $55 Million to Advance Efficient Vehicle Technologies

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As part of the efforts to reduce dependence on foreign oil and transition to a clean energy economy, the Energy Department announced more than $55 million for 31 new projects to accelerate research and development of critical vehicle technologies that will improve fuel efficiency and reduce costs.
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Schneider Adds 100 Driver Jobs in Greater Birmingham Area

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Weekly time at home, dedicated accounts and up to $5,000 sign-on bonus available.
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EVENTS

IANA Intermodal Expo

9/21/14
Long Beach, California
Long Beach, CA
United States
Contact: Anna Denecke

Intermodal EXPO is the largest transportation event focused solely on intermodal. It is where the industry’s products and services are showcased and the industry’s issues and challenges are examined. The entire intermodal community is represented — from industry suppliers to transportation service providers to beneficial cargo owners and everyone in between!

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3rd Annual African Railway Summit

11/18/14
Hotel Radisson Blu Gautrain
Johannesburg
South Africa
Contact: Tanaya Priya

The 3rd Annual African Railway Summit on 18 - 19 November 2014 at Hotel Radisson Blu Gautrain, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Connected Fleets USA 2014

11/20/14
Westin Buckhead, Atlanta
, GA
United States
Contact: Daniel Pavey

Connected Fleets USA 2014 Conference (20th- 21st Nov.) previously known as Telematics for Fleet Management Conference will tackle how fleet management solution are integrating connectivity to harass greater asset visibility and fleet optimization. Learn from hand-picked speakers such as: Donlen, Volvo Trucks, Daimler, LA Metro, Michigan DOT and Microsoft to drive growth in the maturing American market.

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Multimedia

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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

Podcasts

 

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 Trade 100 Magazine

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2014 August

Check out the August 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring our cover story on Preparing the Supply Chain for the Unexpected, 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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