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Truck tonnage makes strides in November, reports ATA
by email@example.com on 20 October 2020 at 18:45
The ATA’s advanced Seasonally Adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index for September—115.1 (2015=100)—headed up 6.7% over August, following a 5.3% decline (revised from an original reading of 5.6%), from July to August and a 1.4% decrease, from June to July. On an annual basis, September SA tonnage was off 2.7%, marking the sixth consecutive month of annual declines, with SA tonnage down 3.3% on a year-to-date basis through September.
Study: 90% of retail and CPG companies modifying supply chain networks
by firstname.lastname@example.org on 20 October 2020 at 16:28
New joint research from Bain & Company and Microsoft identifies three critical changes in retail and consumer goods supply chain management
McKinsey Survey: Resetting Supply Chains For The “Next Normal”
by email@example.com on 20 October 2020 at 14:43
According to McKinsey & Company, the coronavirus pandemic’s unprecedented tests are inspiring companies to consider bold moves in rebuilding their supply chains for the future.
September intermodal volumes see solid annual gains, reports IANA
by firstname.lastname@example.org on 20 October 2020 at 14:18
Total September shipments—at 1,617,044—were up 8.6% annually. Domestic containers—at 715,240—were up 14.4%, while trailers—at 109,623—were up 16.2%. All domestic equipment—at 824,863—was up 14.6%. ISO, or international, containers—at 792,181—saw a 2.9% increase.
JSCM Video: Managing outsource reverse supply chain operations
by email@example.com on 20 October 2020 at 13:56
While reverse logistics is more important than ever, little is known about how companies define their approach to managing outsourced operations. This bridges that gap