Retailers Reaping Big Savings on Ocean Transport Costs

Container lines are slashing thousands of dollars from contract rates in a bid to fill up ...

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Shipping Platform Freightos Slices Cargo Growth Forecast

The online freight booking business expects 2023 revenue growth of 15% to 21%, down from a prior forecast of ...

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Lowes Opens Warehouses to Stow Goods to Improve Seasonal Distribution Efficiency

Retailer’s strategy differs from other businesses that have focused on opening new distribution ...

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Slowdown in E-Commerce Hitting Logistics Companies Payrolls, Experts Say

Parcel-delivery carriers, truckers and warehousing companies cut nearly 17,000 jobs in ...

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Upgrades Speed Up Truck Traffic at Border Crossing in Texas

Trucks are traveling quicker on four special fast lanes at a U.S.-Mexico border crossing after the Texas city of Laredo helped complete a construction project to reduce traffic congestion at the World Trade Bridge....

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A step-by-step guide to successful supplier negotiations

Procurement teams need to be prepared with good reasons as to why their vendor should lower prices. Here’s what to consider before asking for lower costs....

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Retailers Hope to Bargain for Lower Ocean-Freight Rates

The average contract cost to ship a container from China to the U.S. West Coast fell from $8,607 last April to $2,618 in ...

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9 ocean carriers commit to 100% electronic bill of lading by 2030

The transition to eBLs is expected to save stakeholders billions of dollars....

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9 ocean carriers commit to 100% electronic bill of lading by 2030

The transition to eBLs is expected to save stakeholders billions of dollars....

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Target plans $100M investment to expand next-day delivery

Dive Brief: Target announced a $100-million investment Wednesday to expand next-day delivery capabilities through the addition of more than six new sorting centers. The retailer plans to grow its sortation network from nine to more than 15 facilities by the end of 2026. The company said the centers will expand ...

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