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Shipping

A modern approach to logistics demands flexibility

July 5, 2022

Via: FreightWaves

Transportation has seen a tremendous influx of new technologies after the pandemic exposed its weakest links. Now the industry is competing on a rapidly growing digital playing field. But as shippers and carriers begin to fully utilize digital freight technology, […]


Shipping

New maruFreight Platform to Optimize Freight Exchange

January 9, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

The platform creates an optimal digital user experience, leveraging the latest technology and real-time information, “to increase efficiency and simplify the complex chartering process,” Antonio Brizzo, President and Chief Executive Officer of maruFreight, explained. It is designed to facilitate optimal […]


Impact & Regulations

Regional Planners Use Freight Capacity to Woo Business Relocation

January 11, 2017

Via: Transport Topics

Freight considerations are rarely of primary importance for legislators and others in government, but there are some public officials who appreciate the great importance of transporting goods and use that understanding to recruit business development. Local and regional government planners […]


Impact & Regulations

Earnings Turmoil Deepens at Railroads as Trucks Poach Freight

October 13, 2016

Via: Transport Topics

Railroads lost cargo to trucks in the third quarter, adding to a yearlong slide in profits as demand tumbled for coal, oil and metals. Intermodal cargo, goods hauled in containers, fell a second consecutive quarter for the first time since […]