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Mexico’s Supply Chain Growing More Important

July 14, 2015 by sehui

MIAMI, FL — With U.S.-Mexico trade booming, and the near-shoring trend gaining momentum, Mexico is becoming a key strategic market in global supply chains.

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Supply chain lessons in Toyota nightmare: expert

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

TORONTO — Toyota’s recent woes serve as a cautionary tale for supply chain professionals, says a former company insider.

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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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Delicate Balance Between Supply & Demand in Trucking: Report

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

LOMBARD, IL – A new report from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) reveals that transportation costs were only up 3 percent in 2012 and suggests that the United States is no longer in recovery mode, saying it has reached a “new normal.”

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XTL’s green efforts recognized by Transport Canada

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — By making a firm commitment to green transportation standards, XTL Transport was the recipient of the 2008 SCL Green Supply Chain Award from Transport Canada.

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Vanport teams up with CN to measure supply chain efficiency

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

VANCOUVER — Port Metro Vancouver figures rail performance is a critical factor in becoming the most reliable and consistent supply chain in North America, and CN agrees.

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Global markets and pricing affecting domestic supply chains

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

CHICAGO — A survey of logistics executives revealed that continued pricing compression, reverse globalization and a commitment to green initiatives are key trends affecting global supply chains.