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In the News (Mon 19 Nov 18)

  
  Logistics Management Homepage
Cougar Express Logistics, a subsidiary of Menlo World, a third-party logistics (3PL) services provider owned by Con-way, said earlier this week it was awarded a three-year contract by the Danfoss Group to establish, deploy, and serve as its Asia-Pacific Central Distribution Center (CDC) warehouse operator in Singapore.
Third-party logistics (3PL) services provider Mallory Alexander International Logistics said this week it has launched M-Pact Solutions, a new unit focused on developing global commerce-related strategies and providing services and architecture for shippers, 3PLs, receivers, and distributors.
Anderson is CEO of the International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA, www.iwla.com).
www.logisticsmgmt.com   (721 words)

  
 Logistics World: The Worldwide Directory of Transportation and Logistics
Logistics World is your guide to sites related to logistics, logistics management, freight, transportation, supply chain management, warehousing, distribution, maintenance, manufacturing, management, travel, tourism, reliability, business, and quality sites on the web.
Logistics World provides businesses and professionals in the field of transportation, logistics, and supply chain management the opportunity to enter their business or company information in the Logistics World Logistics Directory.
SOLE - The International Society of Logistics - a non-profit international professional society composed of individuals organized to enhance the art and science of logistics technology, education and management.
www.logisticsworld.com   (1436 words)

  
  Logistics News - Topix
Logistics news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Meridian IQ, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc., is changing its name to YRC Logistics "to better reflect the company's expertise in logistics and its relationship to YRC Worldwide," the company said today.
Transportation and logistics firm C.H. Robinson Worldwide said it has opened an office in Singapore to expand its operations in Southeast Asia.
www.topix.net /business/logistics   (783 words)

  
  Logistics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Logistics is the art and science of managing and controlling the flow of goods, energy, information and other resources like products, services, and people, from the source of production to the marketplace.
Logistics as a concept is considered to evolve from the militarys need to supply themselves as they moved from their base to a forward position.
Logistics managers combine a general knowledge of each of these functions so that there is a coordination of resources in an organization.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Logistics   (744 words)

  
 What is logistics? -- A collection of Logistics Definitions from LogisticsWorld
Logistics -...the process of planning, implementing, and controlling the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from point of origin to point of consumption for the purpose of conforming to customer requirements." Note that this definition includes inbound, outbound, internal, and external movements, and return of materials for environmental purposes.
Logistics - Logistics is the science of planning and implementing the acquisition and use of the resources necessary to sustain the operation of a system.
Logistical - Of or pertaining to logistics, logistics-like.
www.logisticsworld.com /logistics.htm   (718 words)

  
 MCCP: Sea Based Logistics
Seabased Logistics must be flexible and suitably robust to overcome asymmetric and challenging operational environments.
With logistics resources more efficiently employed, the cumulative effect of demand reduction will be increased combat power and agility for rapid concentration of forces.
The tenets of Seabased Logistics (sea base primacy, demand reduction, in-stride sustainment, adaptive response and joint operations capable, ability to close and reconstitute forces at sea) employ improved logistics tactics, techniques, and procedures to deliver flexible, highly responsive support for future naval and joint operations.
www.fas.org /man/dod-101/sys/ship/docs/sbl.htm   (3471 words)

  
 Logistics, Business and Public Policy - Robert H. Smith School of Business - University of Maryland, College Park
The doctoral program in Logistics and Transportation is designed to produce outstanding scholars in the fields of logistics, transportation, and supply chain management.
The Logistics and Transportation faculty at the R.H. Smith School seeks to attract Ph.D. students with strong academic credentials interested in pursuing academic careers.
Admission decisions are made by the Logistics and Transportation faculty subject to approval by the Director of the Ph.D. program and the availability of financial aid as determined by the Dean’s Office.
www.rhsmith.umd.edu /lbpp/phd.html   (2726 words)

  
 Logistics articles for China Supply Chain Council (CSCC) in Shanghai, China
The authorities in the capital of mainland China are already said to have begun the planning for a fourth mega logistics centre to be located in the eastern part of the city.
The new logistics mega hub is scheduled to commence operations this year.
Shipping lines, logistics companies and warehouse operators say costs spur customers to move the sorting process away from consuming countries, continuing the trend of outsourcing to lower-wage economies that began with...
www.supplychain.cn /en/articles/search.asp?category=Logistics   (1732 words)

  
 Logistics Planning
MHC Logistics Consultants is a World Class Logistics firm that specializes in planning, design, and implementation of logistics systems
One of the more important services a logistics consultant may provide is the ability to look at the whole problem, understand the desired results and then conceive an integrated, cost effective, and manageable solution by which management may accomplish their desired results.
To be effective, the logistics consultant Company must be knowledgeable and conversant in current industry technology.
www.logistics-mhc.com /index2.htm   (476 words)

  
 Logistics: Logistics Online: Digital Marketplace for the logistics industry
Logistics Online, is an online publication and weekly e-newsletter focused on information technology-based automation systems for the logistics industry.
Logistics software (for warehousing, transportation, and e commerce) and logistics hardware (for implementing AIDC and automated material handling) are prominently featured at Logistics Online.
This months’s featured article entitled GPS-Based Inventory Tracking Cuts Cargo Theft describes how a logistics service provider is tracking trailers at its distribution centers and on the road to thwart cargo theft and keep its retailer customers better informed of the whereabouts of their shipments.
www.logisticsonline.com /?vtfc=related   (1818 words)

  
 • Logistics
The Logistics Integration branch serves as the Business Process Manager for Logistics and provides staff supervision, policy guidance interpretation, program evaluation, and technical assistance concerning logistics programs and systems to U.S. Army installations residing in the assigned region.
Logistics programs and systems pertain to all of the functions described in the HQ IMA Logistics Division and installation Directorate of Logistics (DOL) portions of this document.
Maintaining logistics situational awareness and coordinating all region logistics taskings and requirements in support of contingency operations.
www.ima.army.mil /northeast/NewTemplatesite/sites/divisions/logistics.asp   (1264 words)

  
 GLOBAL LOGISTICS--Logistics Transportation Distribution Consulting Services Shipping
Logistics runs from vendor shipment to customer delivery.For cost reasons, the basic PC units are built at the plant in thePhilippines.
And Purchasing and Logistics have worked closelywith their key vendors, carriers and logistics providers to develop the planreflecting each group's abilities and needs.
To have this responsiveness, while managing costs, the logistics plan forthe shipments from the Philippines to Europe and the U.S. is multi-modal.During the quarter, Nittany ships to Germany via sea freight.
www.ltdmgmt.com /mag/art3.htm   (1580 words)

  
 Logistics Manager
LM is the authority on logistics in Thailand.
Published since 1997 and read by industry professionals within the Thai market, LM is the prime reference tool for shippers, freight forwarders, logistics service providers, carriers, and ports.
If you have a message for the Thai logistics professional or a solution to their logistics needs, reach for LM - the place where buyers and sellers come together.
www.logistics-manager.com /LM   (130 words)

  
 Ingram Micro Logistics
Reverse logistics from Ingram Micro Logistics is a single-source solution that allows you to efficiently process returns, from RMA issuance through disposition.
Ingram Micro Logistics has a dedicated reverse logistics team and a three-step returns management process that employs advanced automation to collect, process, ship and dispose of your returned inventory.
Ingram Micro Logistics can help reduce your cost of handling returns, increase the quality of returns management and help maximize the value of returned goods, while enhancing your relationships with customers during this critical period of contact.
www.im-logistics.com /IML_1/imlogistics/jsp/navbar/newContent.jsp?contentId=35389_35383_35249_35244   (213 words)

  
 Institute of Logistical Management - Distance Learning Courses   (Site not responding. Last check: )
All ILM courses are available, domestically and internationally, to students and Logistics professionals including military personnel who endeavor to obtain recognition as a Certified Logistics Practitioner(CLP).
The Institute of Logistical Management, Inc. is licensed and approved by the State of New Jersey as a Private, Post-Secondary Educational Institution.
The Institute of Logistical Management was recently approved for accreditation by The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council.
www.logistics-edu.com /course.html   (793 words)

  
 Students - Center for Logistics Education and Research   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Internships are required for all Logistics students in their degree plan.
In order to be considered for a logistics scholarship for the 2005-2006 academic year, make sure you turn in your application.
UNT has an active and growing logistics student organization, which is affectionately known as LogSA.
www.logistics.unt.edu /students   (76 words)

  
 ITPBusiness.net {Features: Logistics}   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The varied nature of the logistics industry is clearly suffering from a serious void.
The driving factor behind this industry boom, according to Chris Morgan, lead analyst for Datamonitor’s logistics and express research unit, is a healthy economic climate, which has encouraged greater levels of global trade.
Maersk Logistics has marked its tenth anniversary in the United Arab Emirates by announcing plans to expand its presence in the region.
www.itp.net /business/features/?category=logistics   (375 words)

  
 Logistics
century requires providers to constantly expand their logistics knowledge and services, to evaluate the emergence of new technology, to understand and respond to customer's requirements, to examine priorities, to constantly assess processes and change accordingly.
At Freeport Logistics, Inc. we create value through efficiency of operations by providing services that allow our customers to differentiate themselves from their competitors.
We always look for ways to effectively utilize the range of logistics services we offer such as internet order fulfillment, E-commerce, call centers, small parcel shipments, order tracing, EDI, management information systems, marking, kitting and labeling.
www.freeport-logistics.com /logistics.htm   (256 words)

  
 Mark D. Pardue - Logistics
The capabilities of Logistics, Medical, and Chemical/Biological/Radiological military units from all four services were researched and input into the system’s database.
Based upon the test concept of the JTIDS test, provided a survey of available logistics models/simulations applicable to representing the planned test, identifying limitations of each with an outline of modifications and level of effort required to modify each of the models/simulations recommended.
The evaluation methodology was applied to the operational evaluations of manual C2 support systems and MCS, with analysis of performance data collected in field evaluations, and the preparation of performance assessment reports based on the analyses of operational data.
home.att.net /~markpardue/logistics.htm   (538 words)

  
 Logistics Buyers Guide: Directory of Logistics Providers
In an effort to provide the most up-to-date information in the Logistics Management & Distribution Report Buyer's Guide we are always glad to hear about new companies that service the logistics professional.
If you are not already listed in the Logistics Services Buyers Guide please take a few moments and fill in the Listing Request form below for a FREE Standard Listing.
All Company Listing requests are reviewed by the Logistics' Editorial Department, and must meet standards and criteria that are proprietary and which are not disclosed.
www.logistics-buyers-guide.com /ListCompany.html   (288 words)

  
 SAIC: National Security: Logistics
For the U.S. Army Logistics Transformation Agency, we are implementing sensors on 5,000-gallon fuel tankers and the 10,000-gallon fuel storage "bladders" and integrating those sensors into a prototype "sense and respond" system.
SAIC is a provider of integrated supply, procurement, and material handling/physical logistics services, including pre-expended bin, kitting and storefront management for the U.S. government.
We significantly expanded our logistics capabilities with the acquisition of ProcureNet, a leading provider of electronic procurement for the U.S. government.
www.saic.com /natsec/logistics.html   (953 words)

  
 Logistics Vendors | Business Warehousing Logistics | Business.com
One of the largest providers of contract logistics services; helps businesses manage their supply chains through a variety of integrated services and technologies.
The group covers every aspect of international forwarding – on land, at sea and in the air; warehouse space managed totals 1.25 million square meters, and is also engaged in niche sectors such as paper, wood and perishables transports, customs c...
Company operates on the logistics and transport market and it is specialized in food and chemical tanks and containers.
rd.business.com /index.asp?epm=s.1&bdcq=Logistics&bdcr=4&bdcu=http://www.business.com/directory/transportation_and_logistics/logistics/index.asp?partner=2662601&bdcp=&partner=2662601&bdcs=nwuuid-2662601-5F03C6C5-406A-12A2-2E11-114CBFAB238F-ym   (1062 words)

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