Got labor? How supply chain companies are recruiting talent during a labor crunch
How are companies faring in the race to recruit and train high-level supply chain talent in a market with a national unemployment rate at a 50-year low?

May truck tonnage sees some gains but trends down due to tough annual comps, reports ATA The ATA’s advanced seasonally-adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index for May, at 114 (2015=100) fell 6.1% compared to April’s 121.8, which was up 7%...

Cass Freight Index reports more shipment and expenditures declines in May May shipments, at 1.128, slipped 6% annually and were down 2.8% compared to April. This marks the sixth consecutive month that annual shipments were down....
E-commerce, booming economy fuel 11.45% rise in U.S. logistics costs, new report says
Diesel average heads down for fifth time in six weeks, reports EIA
U.S. waterborne shipments are up in May, reports Panjiva
May retail sales see gains, reports Commerce and NRF
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Is Your Supply Chain Fully Connected?
Amber Road and the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) set out to discover how supply chain professionals handle these situations using technology.

How Fast is Fast Enough: Meeting E-commerce Customer Expectations
The move to ever-faster e-commerce deliveries is stretching fulfillment operations to their limit. Can existing networks adapt to the coming demand for next-day and same-day delivery?
35th Annual Salary Survey: Compensation matters more than ever
While job satisfaction remains the primary reason for today’s logistics managers to stay with one...
2019 Rate Outlook: Pressure Builds
In 2019, the world economy will enter a third straight year of broad-based growth, but many...

2019 Transportation Management Systems (TMS) Market Update: Keeping pace with the times
The transportation management systems market is growing right along with the number of challenges...
The Logistics News that Shaped 2018
Every year at this time, group news editor Jeff Berman combs through the mountain of news that was...
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June 2019 Logistics Management Magazine
Is there an answer to the labor shortage?
Over the years, we’ve tried to steer clear of too many themed issues because we’re proud to offer our readers a wide breadth of industry information. The logistics and transportation market is so diverse, and shippers are looking to solve a multitude of challenges across a number of modes and services areas—never just one.
Warehouse Execution Systems (WES) Evolves Beyond “inside the four walls”
Got labor? How supply chain companies are recruiting talent during a labor crunch
9th Annual Rail/Intermodal Roundtable Interview: Clear signs of progress in spite of challanges
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