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Wayfair’s Mento applies comic energy to leading e-commerce supply chain
  Wayfair’s Mento applies comic energy to leading e-commerce supply chain

Jun 20 2022 at 10:10 AM | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade

A former stand-up comedian with three decades of logistics experience, Pete Mento stands out as weirdly unique among top global supply chain executives.

Port of Baltimore enhancing role as East Coast e-commerce gateway
  Port of Baltimore enhancing role as East Coast e-commerce gateway

Jun 20 2022 at 10:08 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

With expanded global service offerings and completion of a second 50-foot-draft berth, plus commencement of the much-anticipated Howard Street Tunnel project, the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore is enhancing its position as a favored East Coast hub for e-commerce and other trade.

Alabama, Mississippi seaports beefing up rail, roadway links
  Alabama, Mississippi seaports beefing up rail, roadway links

May 18 2022 at 07:44 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Deepwater ports of Alabama and Mississippi are busy beefing up rail and roadway connections as they look to improve the flow of burgeoning cargo volumes on and off their terminals.

Louisiana ports letting good times roll with deeper river, enhanced terminals
  Louisiana ports letting good times roll with deeper river, enhanced terminals

May 18 2022 at 07:38 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

True to that Cajun expression, ports of Louisiana are letting the good times roll – and, even when it means overcoming obstacles, are advancing efforts to keep the supply chain efficiently rolling along through the Pelican State for many years to come.

Texas seaports augmenting infrastructure to meet growing energy industry demands
  Texas seaports augmenting infrastructure to meet growing energy industry demands

May 18 2022 at 07:31 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

When folks say everything’s bigger in Texas, they might well be referring to the fact that it is the largest in land mass among U.S. states (except Alaska). But the adage is equally fitting in describing the Lone Star State’s ports, which are big and getting bigger.

Pop-up container yards help maintain the flow of record volumes through Port of Savannah
  Pop-up container yards help maintain the flow of record volumes through Port of Savannah

Mar 14 2022 at 08:00 AM | Intermodal

A half-dozen pop-up container yards at intermodal rail facilities spanning three states are playing an integral role in keeping record levels of commerce efficiently flowing through the Georgia Ports Authority’s Port of Savannah.

Florida Atlantic Coast seaports enjoy record volumes, advance enhancements
  Florida Atlantic Coast seaports enjoy record volumes, advance enhancements

Feb 14 2022 at 08:01 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Record containerized cargo activity and advancement of infrastructure enhancements highlight achievements at seaports of Florida’s Atlantic Coast.

Leavitt is keeping her spirits raised in heading the beverage shippers’ group
  Leavitt is keeping her spirits raised in heading the beverage shippers’ group

Feb 14 2022 at 08:01 AM | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade | Commodity

Amidst today’s challenging global trade environment, Alison Leavitt is maintaining high spirits as she leads a not-for-profit, 600-member-company association of beverage importers.

Delaware’s Port of Wilmington enhances infrastructure, expands cargo activity
  Delaware’s Port of Wilmington enhances infrastructure, expands cargo activity

Feb 14 2022 at 08:00 AM | Project / Heavy Lift | Ports & Terminals | Ports

With a newly opened container yard featuring five all-electric rubber-tired gantries, Delaware’s Port of Wilmington is handling a broadening array of cargos at its longtime site at the confluence of the Delaware and Christina rivers while advancing plans for an all-new marine terminal a few miles upriver.

TransGlobal Foods executive touts benefits of the Port of Philadelphia
  TransGlobal Foods executive touts benefits of the Port of Philadelphia

Feb 14 2022 at 08:00 AM | International Trade | Commodity

As vice president of global procurement for TransGlobal Foods Inc., Christopher Dillon is sold on the “can-do” approach of the Port of Philadelphia, making him an ideal ambassador for PhilaPort in his dual roles as president of the World Trade Association of Philadelphia and its Ship Philly First initiative.

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