Ports covered by Global Port Tracker handled 1.74 million 20-foot equivalent units in November.
January 11, 2018
Imports at some of the nation’s major retail container ports grew 7% during 2017, as retail sales continued to increase, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Federation (NRF), Washington, D.C., and Hackett Associates, Alexandria, Va.
Focusing collectively on technology, automation, training, technicians and the next generation of employees may be the ultimate combination for overcoming the labor shortage with better talent attraction and retention.
Foodservice organizations must be cognizant of 2018 tax changes because the way they procure their equipment can have a significant impact to their overall business, bottom line and financial performance.
The California Construction Expo is the Golden State’s premier gathering for contractors, designers, construction professionals, suppliers and construction workers to learn directly from government agencies about the increasing opportunities associated with $150 billion in public work programs currently proposed or underway.
Annually attended by over 1,500 industry professionals, AFFI-CON brings together processors, logistics providers, suppliers, retailers and foodservice distributors and operators from all sectors of the frozen food and beverage industry to conduct meetings and learn about key industry issues.
When you bring together all sides of the value chain, you foster stronger relationships, streamline logistics, effectively manage activities, explore new process options and increase efficiency – all leading to innovation and reduction in costs.
The Global Cold Chain Expo brings thousands of cold chain innovators and experts together under one roof. The trade show and educational conference combination offers the most valuable and comprehensive business-to-business networking event serving the perishables industry.
MHI recently announced the dates for ProMat 2019. ProMat 2019 will be held April 8-11 at Chicago's McCormick Place. ProMat is the largest international material handling, logistics and supply chain show and conference held in North or South America.