Transportation & Distribution http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6600/more en The 10 Most Dangerous Jobs http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/10-most-dangerous-jobs <div class="node-body gallery-body">It's no secret that truck driving can be a hazardous profession -- 11 accidents involving semi-trucks occur every day in the United States -- but there are other occupations that make freight hauling look like a Sunday drive in the country.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/10-most-dangerous-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/10-most-dangerous-jobs#comments Labor Management Transportation & Distribution Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:00:00 +0000 203801 at http://mhlnews.com Smart Vehicles On the Move at SXSW 2017 http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/smart-vehicles-move-sxsw-2017 <div class="field-byline"> Jason Traff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The move to smart vehicles will depend on technologies such as mapping and imaging software.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/smart-vehicles-move-sxsw-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/smart-vehicles-move-sxsw-2017#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:17:00 +0000 203811 at http://mhlnews.com <p class="asset-heading">Traffic probe data combined with sensor technology can make driving safer. (Photo courtesy Here.)</p> Here Connected Fleets Leverage Analytics for Better Business http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/connected-fleets-leverage-analytics-better-business <div class="field-byline"> Gayatri Abbott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Telematics solutions offer a way to keep drivers, trucks and the goods they carry safer.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/connected-fleets-leverage-analytics-better-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/connected-fleets-leverage-analytics-better-business#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Gold Wed, 15 Mar 2017 14:14:00 +0000 203331 at http://mhlnews.com Will "Big Brother" Monitoring Drive Truckers Away? http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/will-big-brother-monitoring-drive-truckers-away <div class="node-body article-body">Some truck drivers say the ELD mandate goes too far in cataloging their every move behind the wheel.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/will-big-brother-monitoring-drive-truckers-away" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/will-big-brother-monitoring-drive-truckers-away#comments Labor Management Transportation & Distribution Gold Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:20:00 +0000 203181 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Adrienne Selko<br /> <em>Senior Editor<br /> adrienne.selko@penton.com</em></p> How to Compete and Win in the High Stakes Omni-Channel Game http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/how-compete-and-win-high-stakes-omni-channel-game <div class="field-byline"> Michelle Covey </div> <div class="node-body article-body">RFID technology offers a practical way to keep shelves stocked and customers satisfied.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/how-compete-and-win-high-stakes-omni-channel-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/how-compete-and-win-high-stakes-omni-channel-game#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Gold Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:02:00 +0000 203171 at http://mhlnews.com Retail CEOs Determined to go Digital http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/retail-ceos-determined-go-digital <div class="node-body article-body">Only 12% of CEOs, down from 19% in 2014, provide a seamless shopping experience across channels. These retailers are finding their omni-channel offerings to be too complex or expensive and are choosing to scale back. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/retail-ceos-determined-go-digital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/retail-ceos-determined-go-digital#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:52:00 +0000 203161 at http://mhlnews.com ProMat 2017: The Industry on Display http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/promat-2017-industry-display <div class="node-body gallery-body">ProMat 2017 provides a look at the material handling solutions in use today and the technologies that will advance the industry in the years ahead.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/promat-2017-industry-display" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/promat-2017-industry-display#comments Facilities Management New Products ProMat Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Mon, 13 Mar 2017 18:33:00 +0000 203021 at http://mhlnews.com Big-box Market Hits Record Levels http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/big-box-market-hits-record-levels <div class="node-body article-body">E-commerce continues to push retailers, wholesalers and third-party logistics companies into newer and larger fulfillment centers in core markets throughout North America.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/big-box-market-hits-record-levels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/big-box-market-hits-record-levels#comments Transportation & Distribution News Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:40:00 +0000 202901 at http://mhlnews.com Shippers Could Face Trouble with a Capital T (but it doesn't stand for Trump) http://mhlnews.com/blog/shippers-could-face-trouble-capital-t-it-doesnt-stand-trump <div class="node-body blog-body">There could be rate and supply trouble ahead for shippers, unless the Trump administration offers significant regulatory relief.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/blog/shippers-could-face-trouble-capital-t-it-doesnt-stand-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/blog/shippers-could-face-trouble-capital-t-it-doesnt-stand-trump#comments Transportation & Distribution Trump and the Supply Chain Chain of Thought Mon, 13 Mar 2017 01:20:00 +0000 202871 at http://mhlnews.com Logistics Will Look Quite Different in Next Five Years http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/logistics-will-look-quite-different-next-five-years <div class="node-body article-body">Over the next five to ten years there are four key areas of disruption that will have the largest effect on how the sector will look; new customer expectations, new technology, and new business models and new market entrants.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/logistics-will-look-quite-different-next-five-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/logistics-will-look-quite-different-next-five-years#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution News Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:01:00 +0000 201601 at http://mhlnews.com