Logistics And Distribution Archives

Industry Focus: Logistics – Going With The Flow

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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.



Distribution Top Priority As Asset Managers Look At Growth

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Growth through new products and distribution channels replaces regulation as the key driver for change. US managers grab first mover advantage over Europe by leading this shift in focus; medium sized managers furthest ahead on implementing a global operating model.


TM Track Machines Opens Railcar Repair And Tamper Manufacturing Facility In Kansas

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TM Track Machines is a startup company that was formed by Terry Peterson and Mike Williams. The company purchased an existing railcar repair facility in Parsons that had closed in 2013.



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

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


STATE FOCUS: Kansas Focuses On The All-Around

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While the shape of the sunflower can be used to capture the sun, so can the environment of the sunflower state help capture the attention of business.


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

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


SNAPSHOTS: 60 Seconds… With Larry V. Parman, Secretary, Oklahoma Department Of Commerce

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Oklahoma Secretary Parman recaps plans for energy conservation, logistics, and natural gas exploration in the state.


Danos Selects Port Of Iberia, LA For New Manufacturing Facility

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Energy firm’s $23.2 million capital investment will create 100 new direct jobs in Iberia Parish.