Jon Slangerup, Port of Long Beach CEO, discusses the impact of the port slowdown on U.S. businesses.
With oil prices ticking up national over the past two weeks, Bloomberg Business examines a range of predictions on oil prices for the rest of 2015 and beyond.
Dan Blaylock, President of Adams-Burch Inc., gave his Chairman's Address culminating his year as NAW Chairman of the Board at the recent NAW 2015 Executive Summit in Washington, DC. View it here.
Nightly Business Report visits a port dispatch hall to ask longshoreman what they think the key issues in the West Coast Port congestion really are.
Inside this Amazon warehouse in Coppell, Texas, an army of robots work to keep up with customer demands, having to cover an area longer than 60 football fields.
With an estimated 184 million people expected to watch the big game, one manufacturer thinks it’s worth making the high-stakes bet.
Laffer Associates Founder Art Laffer and Bloomberg Businessweek’s Peter Coy discuss the U.S minimum wage debate.
Video Market Report 10: Aggressive Growth For Airgas, A Supreme Court Ruling For Warehouses, And Forecasts For 2015December 16, 2014 11:02 am | by Industrial Distribution Staff
The tenth episode of Video Market Report highlights Airgas' bold future financial goals, the Supreme Court ruling in favor of Amazon against warehouse workers, and 2015 market forecasts.
The ninth episode of ID's Video Market Report features news on HD Supply divesting its Hardware Solutions Business to The Home Depot, an introduction to Findadistributor.com, as well as the latest updates on Amazon.
Amazon Senior Vice President Worldwide Operations Dave Clark discusses the company’s army of Kiva robots that help box and ship products.
Video Market Report 8: More News From the Big 50, A Merger For Stellar Industrial, And Our Alibaba Event PreviewNovember 24, 2014 1:18 pm | by Industrial Distribution Staff
The eighth episode of Industrial Distribution's Video Market Report features M&A activity involving Stellar Industrial, bearings maker Timken, Lincoln Electric, as well as an update on Duracell. In Big 50 news, another executive retirement was recently announced involving Motion Industries, and Grainger announced its October sales numbers.
This year, nearly 3.5 million more Americans are expected to join those already shopping online. That's putting more pressure on the nation's delivery services, and they're trying to avoid last year's debacle.
Following a lengthy hiatus, the ID Video Market Report returns with its seventh episode to bring industry news including news and new products out of the STAFDA convention held Nov. 9-12 in Charlotte, NC. We also share some of the recent big mergers and acquisitions, as well as news of the changing of the guard at Fastenal.
There are growing concerns that a slowdown at one of the country's busiest ports in Long Beach could hit holiday shipments. Business could come to a halt on the West coast, as a battle threatens to stop crucial imports.
Engineers at Google believe email is outdated and has not evolved to reflect our changing needs. Now Google is trying to make email more efficient with a new app called "Inbox."
The International Monetary Fund says China’s surging economic power has surpassed the United States.
Logistics company DHL is using a drone to fly parcels to a German island, beating Amazon and Google to the punch.
Here's a look at Supply Chain Centers of Excellence — what they are and how to do it right. Find out more about the six best practices that will help supply chain leaders inject innovation into their organization.
We use it everyday, but many hardly know how it works, where it is, or what it looks like. Here's a look at this complicated technology and how the tech heavyweights are using them to store your data.