The Friday Five: Ocean shipping just got easier for LSPs
LSPs have a new way to manage ocean cargo chaos, colleges are rethinking supply chain lesson plans, IKEA takes ocean shipping in its own hands, and Portland may stop being weird.
September 10, 2021

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The Friday Five: Ocean shipping just got easier for LSPs

The Friday Five: Ocean shipping just got easier for LSPs

LSPs have a new way to manage ocean cargo chaos, colleges are rethinking supply chain lesson plans, IKEA takes ocean shipping in its own hands, and Portland may stop being weird.
September 10, 2021
Slync.io Introduces Booking and Allocation Management Solution

Slync.io Introduces Booking and Allocation Management Solution

Logistics service providers can dramatically accelerate ocean carrier booking processes to improve customer outcomes and overcome global freight chaos
September 08, 2021
Slync.io becomes new title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic

Slync.io becomes new title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic

Slync.io is the new title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic—an iconic event that is now a part of the European Tour’s Rolex Series
September 02, 2021
The Friday Five: Perpetual peak season game plan for retailers and wholesalers

The Friday Five: Perpetual peak season game plan for retailers and wholesalers

An industry expert gives advice how to thrive in perpetual peak season, McDonald’s is hit in their dairy-aire while Walmart diversifies. All this and more in this week’s Friday Five!
August 27, 2021
The Friday Five: China cautious toward Taliban leadership as backlogs grow on both sides of the Pacific

The Friday Five: China cautious toward Taliban leadership as backlogs grow on both sides of the Pacific

China approaches the geopolitical developments west of Xinjiang with caution, congestion worsens on both of the Pacific as Ningbo is scheduled to start a phased reopening, and the gender gap in the supply chain field is slowly closing.
August 20, 2021
The Friday Five: Largest global carrier makes strategic acquisitions

The Friday Five: Largest global carrier makes strategic acquisitions

This week Maersk made key acquisitions to broaden its reach beyond ocean shipping. Plus, a closer look at a ship wreck in the "Amazon of the Ocean," Ningbo's closure, and what Maersk says is to blame for high prices.
August 13, 2021
The Friday Five: Shipping demand stronger than ever with no signs of slowing down

The Friday Five: Shipping demand stronger than ever with no signs of slowing down

The back-to-school rush continues while port congestion is stretching towards an all-time high and carriers are having spectacular financial results. All this and more in this week's Friday Five!
August 06, 2021
The Friday Five: It’s back-to-school season. Are you ready?

The Friday Five: It’s back-to-school season. Are you ready?

The days of blissful back-to-school shopping at your favorite Mega Lo Mart might be coming to an end due to the ongoing chaos in ocean freight shipping.
July 30, 2021
The Friday Five: Welcome to perpetual peak season—better buckle up!

The Friday Five: Welcome to perpetual peak season—better buckle up!

The past 18 months have illustrated that ocean freight will continue to be unpredictable, but there is hope. More on emerging priorities for shippers and LSPs, supply chain diversity, Uber Freight's surprise acquisition, and more in this week’s Friday Five!
July 23, 2021