Industrial Updates and News

Air freight industry anticipates surging peak rates


Shippers are expected to benefit from long-term capacity agreements or remain “at the mercy of the market,” according to a Xeneta report. Dive Brief: Shippers and forwarders need to be prepared for peak season to ...

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US logistics inflation remains high despite 11% drop in costs


U.S. business spending on logistics services dropped 11% in 2023 to $2.4 trillion as supply chains normalized in the wake of massive disruption caused by the COVID crisis, according to the “State of Logistics” report from the ...

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LoadUp Launches Logistics Division for eCommerce Furniture Retailers


On-demand junk removal company LoadUp has launched a division dedicated to helping eCommerce furniture retailers generate additional revenue from each customer interaction, including in traditional areas of loss in return logistics. Like LoadUp itself, the ...

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Controlling back office costs helps offset compressed broker margins


Epay offers proven tools to help brokers increase profitability on every load and win more business The ongoing freight recession has now plagued the market for longer than the COVID boom, but high-frequency data from ...

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$250M logistics center next to SC Ports’ Leatherman Terminal eyes expansion


The developer of a $250 million logistics hub next to the Port of Charleston's Leatherman Terminal in North Charleston has filed plans for a second warehouse at the site as construction of the first building is ...

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