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by Staff, on Jul 20, 2022 3:36:55 PM

American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.7% in June after rising 0.3% in May. In June, the index equaled 120.1 (2015=100) versus 116.9 in …

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Topics:Transportation

by Staff, on May 31, 2022 9:15:00 AM

Report Provided By KeyBanc Capital Markets Our proprietary spot rate index bounced as expected during International Roadcheck (May 17-19), along with benefits from seasonal produce, beverage, and summer goods demand …

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Topics:Transportation

by Staff, on Mar 3, 2022 11:29:41 PM

On Feb 24, a nation’s nightmare came true when Russian tanks and troops crossed Ukraine's eastern border and charged towards Kiev. The Russian invasion of Ukraine, seen by many as …

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Topics:TransportationOcean/International

by American Logistics Aid Network | Contributed Content, on Jan 28, 2022 4:13:11 PM

Photo: Food distribution at a church in Virginia coordinated with Burris Logistics to loan a refrigerated trailer In order for first responders and humanitarian organizations to reach survivors with the …

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Topics:Transportation

by Staff, on Jan 19, 2022 9:13:15 PM

Food Shippers of America (FSA) reports that the American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 1 percent in December after rising 0.5 percent in November …

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Topics:Transportation

by Bahr Transportation | Sponsored Content, on Jan 11, 2022 7:29:26 PM

Food and Beverage Leaders Podcast Host Andy Bahr learned a bit more about popcorn after sitting down with Jody’s Popcorn President Jody Wagner. Bahr and Wagner discussed the history behind …

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Topics:Best PracticesSponsored ContentTransportation

by Staff, on Jan 8, 2022 11:59:50 AM

The U.S. Supreme Court appears ready to reject one of the Biden Administration’s most aggressive attempts so far to combat the spread of COVID-19 – a vaccine or testing requirement …

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Topics:TransportationRetailOcen/InternationalRail/IntermodalWarehousingRegulatoryManufacturingDistributorProcessor

by Staff, on Jan 8, 2022 11:33:51 AM

Food shippers that are entering 2022 with heavy volumes of truck shipments are finding over-the-road freight rates are continuing to remain high. According to industry observers, those freight rates may …

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Topics:Best PracticesProcurement/Provider RelationsTransportation

by Bahr Transportation | Sponsored Content, on Dec 22, 2021 8:46:51 AM

Food and Beverage Leaders Podcast Host Andy Bahr sat down with Dr. John Yeager of The Yeager Leadership Group to discuss how logistics and shipping managers can enhance their leadership …

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Topics:Best PracticesSponsored ContentTransportation

by Staff, on Dec 21, 2021 2:45:00 PM

The pandemic had created dramatic changes in consumer buying behavior in 2020 - particularly in the area of retail grocery. And things haven't returned back to normal in 2021. Grocery …

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Topics:Procurement/Provider RelationsTransportationTemperature-ControlledRetail

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