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Artificial Intelligence and Supply Chain Planning  (21/11)

In a recent interview with Supply Chain Management Review, A.T. Kearney Partner Michael Hu discussed AI's impact on supply chain planning.

Mondelez International calls for transparency and sustainability in palm oil supply chain  (21/11)

One of the world’s leading confectionery, food and beverage companies, has called out to its suppliers for 100% sustainability and 100% transparency in the sourcing of palm oil.

Cranes down in Genoa; 1000 cars destroyed in Savona  (5/11)

Winds gusting up to 180 kmh hammered Italy’s north west coastline on 29th and 30th October, with flood waves of enormous force and topping 10m crashing onto the shore, and causing substantial damage in ports in Liguria

Global Shipping Freight Rates Slump as Trade Slows  (5/11)

The cost of hiring container ships has plunged 24 percent from a multi-year peak while raw material vessel rates have slumped 10 percent from a five-year high, adding to signs of slowing global trade with dangerous implications for the economy.

UPS Tells Shippers to Prepare for Freight Strike  (5/11)

United Parcel Service Inc. is telling customers to make alternative shipping plans in case of a strike in its smaller freight division, where unionized workers are set to vote on the company’s final contract offer next week.

Soybean growers think inside the (shipping) box to reach new markets  (5/11)

Dive Brief: An anticipated 35-year record bumper crop of U.S. soybeans and loss of sales to China has growers looking at using containers rather than bulk carriers to reach new international markets, according to an Illinois Soybean Association press release.

Uninterrupted Real-Time Cold Chain Logistics Management  (5/11)

For refrigerated vehicles and cold chain logistics fleets, Advantech shows how wireless temperature and humidity sensors that can be integrated at the start of the Cold Chain process to ensure a monitoring solution via wireless data collection.

U.S. ports and terminals may face new layer of scrutiny in wake of container explosion  (5/11)

The pre-Holloween explosion of a fully loaded outbound container at a Port of Los Angeles terminal was a scary incident for a number of reasons, say shipping analysts.

XPO Logistics to Use 5,000 Robots in Warehouses  (22/10)

XPO Logistics said it plans to deploy 5,000 robots to work with humans in the company’s warehouses and distribution centers in North America, the United Kingdom and eight countries in Europe.

Amazon, FedEx, UPS Could Gain from Trump Threat to Leave Postal Union  (22/10)

U.S. e-commerce companies including Amazon.com and shippers such as FedEx Corp. and UPS Inc. stand to gain from the Trump administration’s move Oct. 17 to withdraw from an international postal agreement.

DB Schenker collaborates with IAM Robotics to develop ‘The Warehouse of the Future’ (22/10)
XPO Logistics to introduce 5,000 robots (11/10)
DHL trials drone to deliver medicine in Africa (11/10)
Self-Driving Technology Threatens Nearly 300,000 Trucking Jobs, Report Says (12/9)
May container volumes higher in Los Angeles, Long Beach (18/6)
Port of Virginia reports profitable May (18/6)
Singapore up 4.1pc in May to 2.94 million TEU, Hong Kong up 4.5pc (17/6)
Container throughput rises at India’s major ports (16/6)
French mega port system at Le Havre scores with Indian shippers (11/6)
‘Severe’ Congestion at Rotterdam Container Terminals May Last Months (5/6)
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