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This Week's Top 10 Logistics News Roundup(07.04.2023)



In today's rapidly evolving world, keeping up with the latest trends and developments in the logistics sector is essential. Here is a list of this week's top 10 most popular logistics news stories that you shouldn't miss.

  1. Amazon aims to reduce grouped delivery issues with the Risk Aware Delivery initiative. The program utilizes data to prevent packages at higher risk for delivery errors from being part of a grouped stop (Garland, 2023). Read more at Supply Chain Dive: https://www.supplychaindive.com/topic/logistics/

  2. FreightWaves provides the latest logistics, freight, and transportation news, including information about RXO investing $30 million and expanding its logistics operations in South Texas, and Nuevo Leon's $22 million investment to expand a logistics facility (FreightWaves, 2023). Visit FreightWaves for more details: https://www.freightwaves.com/news

  3. The 2023 Logistics Salary Survey reveals that logistics directors and managers have seen an increase in their salaries over the last 12 months, with the average salary now at $112,750, compared to $108,410 in 2022 (Logistics Management, 2023). Discover more at Logistics Management: https://www.logisticsmgmt.com/article/2023_logistics_salary_survey_strong_numbers_high_demand/lm_february_2023

  4. Economic activity in the logistics industry experienced a slowdown in March, driven by continued sluggishness in freight markets. The March Logistics Managers' Index (LMI) report indicates an all-time index low of 51.1, down nearly four points from February (DC Velocity, 2023). Read the full story at DC Velocity: https://www.dcvelocity.com/articles/57136-logistics-industry-growth-slowed-in-march

  5. Katerina Jones, Chief Marketing Officer at Fleet Advantage, has been named one of three finalists for the 2023 Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award (DWLA) by the Women In Trucking Association (WIT) (Equipment Finance Advisor, 2023). Learn more about this recognition at Equipment Finance Advisor: https://www.equipmentfa.com/news/36039/fleet-advantages-jones-honored-as-2023-distinguished-woman-in-logistics-award-finalist

  6. Detailed.com provides a list of the 50 best business blogs of 2023, ranked algorithmically and updated every 24 hours. These blogs offer insightful analysis, predictions, trend analyses, and tips (Detailed, 2023). Check out the list at Detailed: https://detailed.com/business-blogs/

  7. Associated and Stoffel Equipment Company have announced a merger, with Stoffel's customers set to continue working with the same team while benefiting from additional solutions to enhance operational efficiency (Equipment Finance Advisor, 2023). Get more information at Equipment Finance Advisor: https://www.equipmentfa.com/news/36042/associated-and-stoffel-equipment-company-merge

  8. Treehugger is a popular blog that offers advice, clarity, and inspiration for individuals looking to live a more eco-friendly life, catering to both novices and experts in sustainable living (Thrive My Way, 2023). Visit Treehugger at: https://thrivemyway.com/news-blogs/

  9. HashMicro provides an explanatory guide on deadstock and how businesses can prevent it by employing inventory management software (HashMicro, 2023). Learn more about deadstock and its impact on businesses at HashMicro's blog: https://www.hashmicro.com/blog/deadstock-an-explanatory-guide-how-to-stop-using-deadstock/

  10. A recent article discusses the transformation of business operations using Dynamics 365 and Artificial Intelligence. Companies can now react swiftly to shifting market conditions and customer demands in the fast-paced business world (Kovaliov, 2023). Learn more about leveraging AI and Dynamics 365 to enhance business operations at Security Boulevard: https://securityboulevard.com/2023/04/transforming-business-operations-with-dynamics-365-and-artificial-intelligence/

Stay informed and up-to-date with the latest news and trends in the logistics industry by following these top stories. As the sector continues to evolve, it's crucial to stay ahead of the curve and adapt to the ever-changing landscape.

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