Tag: container


The Rise of Consolidated Shipping & How It Can Benefit Your Business

October 24, 2022

Via: Independent Retailer

As ongoing supply chain issues continue to pose logistical concerns, companies are looking for more creative ways to increase the efficiency of operations, and one of these methods is consolidated shipping. Some businesses already offer their customers the option to […]


U.S.-bound import volumes to remain strong, says Port Tracker report

April 8, 2022

Via: SCMR Editorial

United States-bound retail container imports are starting to get caught up to the months-long run stretch of backlogs, while the possibility of a summer surge looms, according to the most recent edition of the Port Tracker report, which was issued […]


Costco to charter 3 vessels for Transpacific routes

September 30, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

Using chartered ships isn’t common practice, but the current supply chain environment leaves retailers with limited options. Companies are taking extraordinary measures to have control over their cargo and have inventory arrive on time. Port delays, container shortages, disruptions from […]


Nation’s Ports Thrive on e-Commerce Supply Chains

September 20, 2019

Via: SCMR Editorial

Despite taking a dip in activity from the tariffs on Chinese goods. U.S. ports continue to benefit from the expansion in ecommerce, observe industrial real estate experts. Furthermore, the 2020 outlook for U.S. industrial real estate remains positive, with low […]