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Sep 22, 2014

Overall U.S. freight outlook tonnage will rise nearly 25% and revenues from that freight will surge above 70% over the next decade, per the latest long-term freight forecast released by the American Trucking Assns. (ATA).

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Reports and Analysis

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Features and Opinion

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Sep 22, 2014

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Have you Seen These Tricks with KPIs?

Sep 22, 2014

"Almost all KPIs are suspect till you get to the depth of how they are defined, how they are calculated, how the data is collected and analysed...

North America

M2M set to surpass RFID and bar-codes as a tool...

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A new report published by leading supply chain and logistics business intelligence and networking company eft (eyefortransport) and AT&T has...

How the Bakken Oil Boom Impacts U.S. Supply Chains

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Industry expert Jason Craig illustrates through the Bakken oil boom of North Dakota the impact of the oil and gas industry on freight transportation...

Europe

Why are 3PL Contracts Renewed?

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eft is conducting its annual survey of 3PL provider-customer relationships to help understand much of the thinking behind how 3PL relationships have...

Business as usual in Scotland says BIFA

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“The decision to vote against independence has removed a period of huge uncertainty for our members”

South America

Brazil: The Road Better Taken?

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Mexico Tries To Open Its Rail Industry To...

Feb 19, 2014

Once again, the Mexican government is ruffling feathers as it tries to modernize and open industries to competition and investment.

Middle East/Africa

DHL Express strengthens Africa's links with...

Sep 2, 2014

Updated report on DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa’s top import & export trade lanes

DB Schenker Logistics now offers domestic land...

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"Having our own land transport network in Turkey will enable us to cover yet another important market for our customers and further tighten our...

Asia-Pacific

Microlise & Tata Motors Partnership to ‘...

Sep 12, 2014

Microlise, the transport management solutions firm, is to provide pioneering technology to Tata Motors, India’s largest commercial vehicles...

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Third-party logistics provider Damco has started operating the first international standard warehouse and Container Freight Station (CFS) facility in...