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Shipping costs down for June: Nulogx

September 4, 2017 by elizabeth

TORONTO, ON – Lower fuel surcharges in June led to a drop in the total cost of shipping for Canadian Ground Shippers from the month before, reports Nulogx.

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Road shippers honored in 2017 Shipper’s Choice Awards

July 19, 2017 by elizabeth

Twenty-one carriers have been named Carrier of Choice in the 2017 Shipper’s Choice awards.

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UPS expands dangerous goods shipping program

April 12, 2017 by sehui

ATLANTA, GA – UPS has announced it has expanded its global dangerous goods shipping program to include 400 additional commodities that can be accepted in its global air network, with 300 additional commodities across its European ground network. In addition, the company has also increased permitted quantity of select dangerous goods accepted for shipment.

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5 Reasons to Invest In a Supply Chain

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MISSISSAUGGA – A survey by UPS suggests Canadian businesses may soon need a bigger supply chain to meet export demand, given the recent implementation of CETA (Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement).

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‘Just-in-case’ replacing ‘just-in-time’?

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

OTTAWA — Exporters have clearly changed the way they go about trading since 9-11, and some have even reverted to practices not seen since before NAFTA, a new study by the Conference Board of Canada has found.

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Challenges, yes, but CEOs see light in the distance

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO — Chief executives in the global transport and logistics industry admit they are less optimistic about growing their business than they were last year, according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC).

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Container shipping growth expected to plateau

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

NEWARK, N.J. — North America’s peak shipping season typically runs in the Fall months, but as volumes have steadily increased throughout the year have we already seen the top?

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Will Vancouver’s Port be Hit by Strike Today?

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

VANCOUVER – As recently as Tuesday afternoon, a group of drivers calling themselves the “United Truckers Association” (UTA) are threatening a work stoppage, which would prove crippling to the Port of Vancouver.

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UPS To Base Rates On Package Size

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

ATLANTA, GA – UPS is changing its billing methods. Starting Decemeber 29, UPS rates will be based on the size of the package sent.