Infrastructure investments in America’s seaports and their intermodal connections – both on the land and in the water – are in our nation’s best interest.
April 6, 2016
The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), Alexandria, Va., asked its U.S. member ports how much they and their private-sector partners plan to spend on port-related freight and passenger infrastructure over the next five years. The answer was a whopping $154.8 billion.
The growth in digital, ‘always-on’ supply chains will only widen the talent gap that already exists in our industry.
April 6, 2016
The 2016 MHI annual industry report, titled “Accelerating Change: How Innovation is Driving Digital ‘Always-On’ Supply Chains,” provides new insights into trends and technologies that are having a dramatic impact on supply chains and the people who run them.
Trucks carried 63.4% of U.S.-NAFTA freight and continue to be the most heavily utilized mode for moving goods to and from both U.S.-NAFTA partners.
March 4, 2016
The value of commodities moving by truck decreased by 3.1% in December 2015 compared to December 2014, while the value of air freight decreased by 3.5% and rail by 9.3%, according to a report published by United States of Transportation’s Office of the Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Washington, D.C.
The Euro-Mediterranean scenario that links the issue of maritime logistics to the trade service; air transport and the increasing opportunities for the export of perishable goods, a real competitive challenge for Italy; new technologies for the proper management of the cold chain to improve added value; and finally, the issue of simplifying the law and customs controls with the aim of creating fast channels for goods and documents.
Building on the success of the 2015 Food Logistics Forum (FLF), FLF 2016, scheduled for June 5-7 at the Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Ore., will provide two days of robust educational resources and time to build new business relationships and share best practices.
The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) and United Fresh Produce Association (United Fresh) are proud to announce the inaugural Global Cold Chain Expo, to be held in June 2016 at McCormick Place in Chicago.
Join us at the 7th Annual Food Defense Strategy Exchange (FDSE) on June 27-29 in Minneapolis, and be one of the first to hear directly from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the Intentional Adulteration rule of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). Read More
ISCEA SCTECH is an annual gathering of supply chain, operations, engineering, and financial professionals coming together to share cutting edge technologies and best practices focusing on efficiency and profitability. Read More
An annual gathering of supply chain, operations, engineering, and financial professionals coming together to share cutting edge technologies and best practices focusing on efficiency and profitability.
The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) have developed the Sustainability Summit to give companies the tools, connections and proactive solutions to take their sustainability programs to the next level.