Tightening labor market partially responsible for rising warehouse rents Tightening labor market partially responsible for rising warehouse rents - Sep 12 2016

An often-unconsidered factor in logistics industry prices is the current United States labor market.

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June 14 is National Forklift Safety Day June 14 is National Forklift Safety Day - Jun 14 2016

WSI thoroughly trains all of its employees—not only material handlers—how to operate and exist safely in the same space as lift trucks.

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WSI and the Dairy State WSI and the Dairy State - Apr 25 2016

A Wisconsin-grown company, WSI partners with dairy, ag clients to optimize processes, export foods.

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Technology, Shifting Expectations & Logistics Technology, Shifting Expectations & Logistics - Mar 28 2016

How evolving technology, including wearable tech and the Internet of Things, IoT, changes customer expectations in the logistics and supply chain industries.

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How a 3PL Can Help Your Company with Procurement How a 3PL Can Help Your Company with Procurement - Feb 29 2016

Purchasing decision-makers should work strategically with their companies' operating, finance, marketing, sales and executive teams to choose 3PLs.

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Be a Logistics Superhero Be a Logistics Superhero - Feb 25 2016

In recent months, there's been a steady stream of articles bemoaning the increasing costs and challenges within the logistics industry.

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Free Trade – Vital to Our Industry Free Trade – Vital to Our Industry - Nov 25 2015

Free trade has been a pillar of the U.S. economy for much of our nation’s history.

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Tight Market for Indutrial Real Estate Impacts Supply Chain Costs Tight Market for Indutrial Real Estate Impacts Supply Chain Costs - Sep 04 2015

The industrial real estate market is still recovering from the effects of the Great Recession of 2008-2009.

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China's Yuan Adjustment China's Yuan Adjustment - Aug 20 2015

The recent devaluation of the Chinese yuan – or according to Chinese government officials, allowing the value of the currency to be "more market-driven” – gives us an opportunity to talk about what reshoring/nearshoring really means relative to actual trade flows.

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Connected Vehicles & Smart Infrastructure Connected Vehicles & Smart Infrastructure - May 26 2015

While the future of transportation may not include the flying cars from The Jetsons or Back to the Future, it is still light-years beyond our current travel methods.

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