Transportation & Distribution http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6600/more en Click and Collect Growing Retail Trend http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/click-and-collect-growing-retail-trend <div class="node-body article-body">“Currently, a small portion of total purchases are completed through click and collect, but it is growing in use, with 49 % of Americans trying it for the first time in 2016,” said Bell and Howell senior director Haroon Abu, </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/click-and-collect-growing-retail-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/click-and-collect-growing-retail-trend#comments Transportation & Distribution News Fri, 26 May 2017 16:26:00 +0000 207011 at http://mhlnews.com 3D Technology to Help Shipping Costs in Food Industry http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/3d-technology-help-shipping-costs-food-industry <div class="node-body article-body">MIT researchers found that shape-morphing creations, created via 3D printing, are not only culinary performance art, but also a practical way to reduce food-shipping costs.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/3d-technology-help-shipping-costs-food-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/3d-technology-help-shipping-costs-food-industry#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution News Thu, 25 May 2017 16:06:00 +0000 207001 at http://mhlnews.com Uber Freight Aims to Level the Playing Field for Truck Drivers http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/uber-freight-aims-level-playing-field-truck-drivers <div class="node-body article-body">"We take the guesswork out of finding and booking freight, which is often the most stressful part of a driver’s day,” said Eric Berdinis, Uber Freight. “What used to take several hours and multiple phone calls can now be achieved with the touch of a button.”</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/uber-freight-aims-level-playing-field-truck-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/uber-freight-aims-level-playing-field-truck-drivers#comments Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution News Fri, 19 May 2017 13:37:00 +0000 206901 at http://mhlnews.com Freight Storage Solution [New Products] http://mhlnews.com/new-products/freight-storage-solution-new-products <div class="node-body article-body">Kinedyne has introduced the E-Hook, a wall-mounted, freight loading storage solution for linear, flexible and hard-to-stow cargo. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/new-products/freight-storage-solution-new-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/new-products/freight-storage-solution-new-products#comments New Products Transportation & Distribution Products Tue, 16 May 2017 20:06:00 +0000 206821 at http://mhlnews.com Three Big Mistakes LTL Shippers Make http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/three-big-mistakes-ltl-shippers-make <div class="field-byline"> Anthony Nuzio </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to develop a successful logistics operation by avoiding these common pitfalls.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/three-big-mistakes-ltl-shippers-make" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/three-big-mistakes-ltl-shippers-make#comments MHL Magazine Transportation & Distribution Gold Mon, 15 May 2017 16:53:00 +0000 206721 at http://mhlnews.com One Good Return Deserves Another http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/one-good-return-deserves-another <div class="field-byline"> Bryan Freeland </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Investing in returns management can result in an impressive return on investment.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/one-good-return-deserves-another" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/one-good-return-deserves-another#comments MHL Magazine Transportation & Distribution Warehousing Gold Mon, 15 May 2017 14:48:00 +0000 206711 at http://mhlnews.com How Apps and Autonomy are Reshaping Logistics http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/how-apps-and-autonomy-are-reshaping-logistics <div class="field-byline"> Tom Mayor and Talley Lambert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Industry-shaping changes are coming to the supply chain as driverless trucks and same-day delivery offer new alternatives to traditional services.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/how-apps-and-autonomy-are-reshaping-logistics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/how-apps-and-autonomy-are-reshaping-logistics#comments MHL Magazine Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Drones and Autonomous Vehicles Gold Thu, 11 May 2017 16:42:00 +0000 206631 at http://mhlnews.com <p>A platoon of autonomous hybrid trucks driving on a wireless charging lane.</p> Trump's Public-Private Infrastructure Vision Rejected in Texas http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/trumps-public-private-infrastructure-vision-rejected-texas <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wary of public opposition to new highway tolls, the Texas House voted on May 5 to reject a bill that would have allowed the partnerships, known as P3s, to participate in 18 highway projects costing as much as $30 billion. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/trumps-public-private-infrastructure-vision-rejected-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/trumps-public-private-infrastructure-vision-rejected-texas#comments Transportation & Distribution News Thu, 11 May 2017 12:48:00 +0000 206601 at http://mhlnews.com First Self-sailing Electric Cargo Ship to be Built in Norway http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/first-self-sailing-electric-cargo-ship-be-built-norway <div class="field-byline"> Agence France-Presse </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fertilizer company Yara International has teamed up Kongsberg to build the Yara Birkeland, which will haul fertilizers between three ports in southern Norway, saving 40,000 truck journeys per year.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/first-self-sailing-electric-cargo-ship-be-built-norway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/first-self-sailing-electric-cargo-ship-be-built-norway#comments Transportation & Distribution News Wed, 10 May 2017 16:37:00 +0000 206541 at http://mhlnews.com A Long and Bumpy Road for Shippers through Year's End http://mhlnews.com/blog/long-and-bumpy-road-shippers-through-years-end <div class="node-body blog-body">Tightening capacity amid an improving economy could lead to tougher conditions for shippers the rest of the year.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/blog/long-and-bumpy-road-shippers-through-years-end" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/blog/long-and-bumpy-road-shippers-through-years-end#comments Transportation & Distribution Chain of Thought Mon, 08 May 2017 20:23:00 +0000 206521 at http://mhlnews.com