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Carlisle Sells Trail King

Carlisle Companies said Tuesday it sold its Trail King specialty trailer business, but did not identify the buyer or sale price.

October 5, 2010
Business, Logistics

Logistics Education — A Note from the Publisher

Logistics and supply chain management are critical needs for many businesses today and many companies are looking to schools to help workers obtain the knowledge and skills needed to succeed.

October 4, 2010
Business, Logistics

New Trailer Orders Soar 55% as Freight Grows, ACT Says

Orders for new commercial trailers jumped 55% in August over the comparable month last year, and new orders for the year to date are now 71% above the first eight months of 2009, ACT Research Co. reported.

October 4, 2010
Business, Logistics

Logistics and Supply Chain Certification Programs

Following is a list of major logistics and supply chain education programs and what they offer.

October 1, 2010
Business, Government, Logistics

Consumer Confidence Falls in September

Consumer confidence declined in September, according to the latest Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan monthly consumer sentiment index released Friday.

October 1, 2010
Business, Logistics

Intermodal Traffic Sets Record for Year

Intermodal traffic increased 17.3% last week from a year earlier, the highest volume in 2010, the Association of American Railroads said.

September 30, 2010
Business, Logistics

CSX to Boost Dividend 8%

CSX Corp. said it would raise its quarterly dividend 8% to 26 cents per share, from the previous 24 cents.

September 30, 2010
Business, Government, Logistics

L.A. Harbor Commission Approves Driver-Mandate Timeline

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The Los Angeles Harbor Commission has approved a plan to start implementing the Port of Los Angeles’ employee driver mandate next year.

September 29, 2010
Business, Government, Logistics

Consumer Confidence Falls in September

Consumer confidence dropped in September to the lowest level in seven months, the New York-based Conference Board said Tuesday.

September 28, 2010
Business, Logistics

Trailer Orders Jump 55% in August

Commercial trailer net orders rose 55% in August from a year earlier, ACT Research Co. said.

September 27, 2010

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