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Greg Lehmkuhl Named President of Con-Way Freight

Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) announced today that W. Gregory (Greg) Lehmkuhl has been named President of Con-way Freight Inc., the company’s regional and national less-than truckload (LTL) subsidiary and largest operating unit. The announcement was made by Douglas W. Stotlar, … Continue reading

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Logistics Industry’s Slow Economic Comeback Continues in Spite of Challenges

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released its 22nd “Annual State of Logistics Report®,” presented by Penske Logistics, today at a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The report reveals that business logistics costs … Continue reading

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HCL Tech signs global alliance agreement with JDA Software Group

From IIFL: “HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services provider, announced today that it has signed a global alliance agreement with the JDA Software Group, Inc, leader in supply chain management. This announcement expands HCL’s existing relationship with JDA thereby … Continue reading

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Hub Group acquires Exel Transportation Services

Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG), one of the nation’s leading freight transportation management companies, announced today that it purchased Exel Transportation Services (ETS) for $83 million before post closing adjustments. ETS is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hub Group, operating … Continue reading

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Logistics Sourcing and Collaboration: How it Works

In my first post Logistics Sourcing: Collaboration Key to Solving Complexity in this series on complex sourcing, I laid out the argument that collaboration in transportation sourcing can deliver positive outcomes for all and improve supply chain performance. Of course, … Continue reading

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