Newsletter | May 8, 2012

05.08.12 -- Evolving From Cold Chain Logistics Management To Logistics Control

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Featured Integrated Solutions For Retailers Article

Viewing Shipments Across Borders Decreases Risk And Increases Rewards
By Bob Johns, Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine
With retailers sourcing more of their product from a growing number of countries, it becomes increasingly important to be able to know what is being shipped, when, from where, and when it clears customs.

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Evolving From Cold Chain Logistics Management To Logistics Control
Particularly for companies involved in the life sciences, the entire field of cold chain logistics has undergone significant changes in a relatively few years. It has evolved from essentially a commodity service to a tightly regulated strategic factor in the R&D process. Life science products, whether fine chemicals, medicine, and other supplies for clinical trials or biological study samples, may represent significant investments of time and resources, not to mention their value to patients in treatment or those depending on the results of a trial.

Industry News

UPS Accelerates U.S.-Mexico Trade With New Ground Freight Service
E2open Introduces E2 Collaboration Center With Supply Dashboard
ColdTech Commercial Chooses Ryder To Provide Distribution Management And Delivery
DynCorp's C-21A CLS Team And C-20 Program Earn FAA Diamond Awards For Excellence
Offshore Group Company Certified As An Indirect Air Carrier
Maruti Suzuki Deploys Trimble's Fleet And Cargo Management Solution In India
Longistics Adds Fuel-Efficient Truck To Transportation Fleet
Manuport Logistics Implements Descartes' Ocean eBooking Solution
Fortune 500 Logistics Provider Expands Use Of I.D. Systems' VeriWise Container Tracking Systems
Accuristix Implements NCR And RedPrairie To Improve Shipping Efficiencies, Reduce Costs
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June 11 to 13, 2012
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