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Polar Vortex Disrupts Vaccine Deliveries, Distribution
Slippery weather has either led to the closing of vaccination sites outright or held up the necessary shipments, with delays expected to continue for days.
Major N95 Producers, Distributors Convene to Boost PPE Supply Chain
Operating under federal antitrust protection, nearly 60 companies are sharing production, distribution and pricing information.
Jan 18th, 2021
What Supply Chain Transportation Networks Learned in 2020
If 2020 taught us anything, it’s that visibility and agility within the transportation network are crucial.
Dec 31st, 2020
Amazon Buys Jets for 1st Time
Jan 6th, 2021
The Evolution of Warehouse Logistics
Dec 2nd, 2020
Amazon Lays Off Dozens in Drone Division
Nov 23rd, 2020
Vaccine Poses Immense, Unprecedented Distribution Challenges
Nov 19th, 2020
World's Biggest Shipper Remains Wary of Pandemic
Global demand for containers is expected to contract by some 5% this year.
Nov 18th, 2020
UPS Lifts Beard Ban
Welcome to the 21st century, UPS.
Nov 12th, 2020
Walmart Teams with GM to Test Autonomous Deliveries
Self-driving Chevrolet Volts will begin deliveries early next year.
Nov 11th, 2020
Blog: Can the Biden Supply Chain Plan Spur US Manufacturing?
COVID-19 concerns have elevated national conversation on the U.S. supply chain to levels unseen since World War II.
Sep 30th, 2020
Walmart Is Using Drones to Deliver COVID-19 Test Kits
DroneUp’s quadcopters will drop off the kits at the patient's home.
Sep 28th, 2020
Report: Amazon to Open 1,000 Suburban Warehouses
The figure will reportedly eventually number around 1,500, aimed to get products ever closer to customers.
Sep 18th, 2020
FedEx to Start Charging 6% Fee for Late Invoices
FedEx also detailed rate increases for its Ground, Express and Freight services that begin Jan. 4.
Sep 16th, 2020
Shipping Giant: 27K Workers to Be Affected by Reorganization
Maersk handles about 20% of all the containers shipped worldwide.
Sep 1st, 2020
FAA Approves Amazon Drone Deliveries
But don’t expect to see a fleet of Prime Air drones overhead just yet.
Sep 1st, 2020
Temporary USPS Price Increase to Start Oct. 18
The planned increase is due to pandemic-related volume and expected holiday season e-commerce and will last until Dec. 27.
Aug 18th, 2020
Assessing the Pandemic Impact on 4 Distribution Segments
SAP's Magnus Meier discusses COVID-19's various impacts on wholesale distribution's four largest segments: Health care, industrial, food service and high-tech.
Aug 13th, 2020
UPS Reports Record Surge in Shipping
Shipments from businesses to U.S. consumers soared 65%.
Jul 30th, 2020