Cass Freight Index: U.S. freight volumes return to pre-pandemic levels in July, costs go higher
Frank Holland | cnbc.com #manufacturing #supplychain #trade #trucking #water
Global MFG - Aug 5, 2021
Shipping Snags Prompt U.S. Firms to Mull Retreat from China
In this April 6, 2021 photo, crew members stand on the bow as the CMA CGM Argentina arrives at PortMiami, the largest container ship to call at a Florida port in Miami. Importers are contending with a perfect storm of supply trouble — rising prices, overwhelmed ports, a shortage of ships, trains, trucks — that is expected to last into 2022.
Paul Wiseman | Industrial Equipment News #manufacturing #supplychain
Global MFG - Jul 27, 2021
Building Smarter Supply Chains
Robert Boyle | Industrial Equipment News #manufacturing #supplier #supplychain
Global MFG - Jul 13, 2021
Truck Drivers and Container Chassis: The Peak Season Shortages to Expect
There’s a wide imbalance within the seaport shipping and receiving ecosystem. Cargo volumes are high, as imports outnumber exports. And shortages in labor and storage space at marine terminals are only making the problem worse. Because of this, serious bottlenecks are causing container dwell times to increase at the ports.
Richard Marks | Supply Chain Brain #supplychain #trucking
Global MFG - Jul 7, 2021
The Key to Supply Chain Resiliency Could be a Circular Approach
Manufacturers and their supply chain leaders are entering a unique period of time. As the world looks to get back on track, both socially and economically following a historic pandemic, new realities are being meshed with lessons-learned to formulate advanced inventory, production and sourcing strategies. Worthy of greater consideration, according to not-for-profit standards developer GSI US, is a circular approach to supply chains.
Jeff Reinke | Industrial Equipment News #supplychain
Ships Sit Anchored as Bottlenecks Disrupt Business Supply Chains
Joyce M. Rosenberg | Industrial Equipment News #supplychain
Iron Castings - Feb 17, 2021
Waupaca Foundry keeps its attention on customer support, employee safety
Chad Elmore | Diesel Progress #iron-casting #safety #supplychain
Global MFG - Jan 24, 2021
Suppliers Struggle To Keep Up With Manufacturing Snap Back
PYMNTS | pymnts.com #economy #supplychain
Global MFG - Nov 25, 2020
Five Key Factors in Planning for a Post-COVID 'Normal'
Edwin Bosso | Industrial Equipment News #economy #manufacturing #supplychain