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4 Supply Chain Trends to Watch in 2020

Categories: BCO/Shipper.

Agility is key for success in the supply chain world. And with a new decade underway, organizations are eager to get ahead of the curve. What should the shipping industry expect?

Here are four things that will shape the supply chain in 2020 and beyond:

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Holiday Logistics Outlook 2019: What Retailers Can Expect

Categories: Trucking.

‘Tis the season to be worried about retail logistics!

This year, as many retailers prepare for their busiest weeks, uncertainty abounds. Consumer demands are shifting more rapidly than ever, e-commerce continues to disrupt brick-and-mortar retail in unexpected ways, new pressures are being put on fulfillment, and the trade war with China looms over every sales projection.

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Urban Warehouse Rent Is on the Rise

Categories: Warehouse.

The latest logistics challenge? Rising warehouse costs.

You can thank the internet for the squeeze on warehouse real estate. Companies like Amazon have made next-day and same-day delivery a consumer expectation, and those capabilities require retailers to keep their stock as close as possible to the customer.

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