Logistics And Distribution Archives

Industry Focus: Logistics – Going With The Flow

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

To service customers efficiently, tailored logistics and transportation solutions are essential to ensure coordinated goods movement from origin to end user through each supply chain segment.

BUSINESS REPORT: Hat World Puts Expanded Headquarters In Zionsville, IN

Hat World, Inc., a homegrown Hoosier company, manufactures sports apparel and operates retail stores primarily under the LIDS brand, a familiar mecca for team caps in shopping malls across the U.S. (Photo: HOLY-CRAFT.COM.)

The manufacturer of hats and sports apparel will add 758 new jobs and invest $21.8 million to expand its operation in central Indiana.

Portwest LLC To Open First North American Facility In Shepherdsville, KY


Irish safety gear manufacturer to establish new markets in the United States.

BUSINESS REPORT: Joplin Area Rises From The Rubble And Reaches For New Heights

Irving Joplin

Since the 2011 tornado, Joplin has restored nearly all of the facilities, jobs and schools that were impacted by the storm, in a cooperative effort hailed as a model for future disaster recovery.

New Meijer Distribution Center To Create 300 New Jobs In Pleasant Prairie, WI


The WEDC announcement comes one week after company President Hank Meijer said the Michigan-based retailer was planning a major push in Wisconsin.

Schindler Opens Elevator Manufacturing Facility In Hanover, PA

Schindler Hanover

First elevator manufacturing facility in North America to achieve LEED® Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.