The canal plans to increase investment in projects that address the sustainability of its water supply after rainfall last year fell 20% below average.
The decision comes after Amazon removed the option for sellers to ship with FedEx Ground and Home in December 2019 over concerns about late holiday shipments.
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Smart investment on the planning side can help retailers better align forecasts with actual sales.
These robotic systems increase efficiency, but tariffs could add to their cost — a factor businesses consider to be a challenge.
With precisely honed demand forecasts, supply chains can use only the resources they need and no more.
2019 trends including automation, speedy operations and changing global supply chains will likely carry over and intensify this year.
The judge heard arguments from both sides on Monday but did not reach a final decision, which could take days or weeks, CTA said.UPDATED: Jan. 13, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.
Spirit AeroSystems blamed the layoffs on Boeing's decision to stop 737 Max production and said it's not clear when manufacturing could begin again.
Eight companies pledged not to use the Northern Sea Route, a pathway through the Arctic which cuts transit times but carries environmental consequences.
Fabric’s service will enable retailers and brands to compete directly with Amazon Prime Now and Target's same-day service once it gets up to speed.
NFI Industries and its subsidiaries were accused of misclassification in a lawsuit, which cited AB5. The defense argued the legislation, which was passed into law last year, is preempted by federal regulations.UPDATED: Jan. 9, 2020 at 4:58 p.m.
The U.K. is subject to EU trade laws until Dec. 31, 2020, though European Commission President called the likelihood of the partners reaching a comprehensive trade agreement by the end of the year "impossible."
The agreement allows sharing of data related to the physical movement of goods, but prohibits discussion of rates or terms between carriers and customers.
The "Amazonification" of retail, driving consumer expectations toward faster and seamless delivery, has become a struggle for smaller firms hoping to keep pace, a report from uShip found.
Software vendors use acquisitions to make their suites more comprehensive and encompass numerous procurement functions.
November is usually peak season for air cargo, but the ongoing trade war impacted volume in North American and Asian markets.
For traditional manufacturers, integrating AI across day-to-day processes and equipment is no small task. Firms can keep up or risk becoming obsolete, writes 3D Hubs Co-founder and CCO Filemon Schoffer.
The drivers filed a class-action suit seeking back pay for time spent in layover, on break or spent in inspections.
The funding will allow the port to replace old, diesel-powered equipment and drayage trucks with newer, efficient models.