For those of you sitting on the intermodal sidelines, there is no better time than the present to bring intermodal into your transportation departments with the following issues on the docket: Tightening Driver Market Government Regulations Electronic Logs Highway Infrastructure Congestion and Deterioration Tightening Access to Capital Rising Fuel Managing Budgets With rates holding steady; capacity well balanced; and service as good as it ever has been ensures the only variables to manage and evaluate is the ability to manage the new mode within a shipper's organization and whether the mode is a good fit for the shipper and its customers.
The FDA published the FSMA Rule on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food. The regulation established requirements and liabilities for shippers, loaders, carriers and receivers involved in the transportation of human and animal food.
Everything you need to know about domestic intermodal and how to be successful implementing it into your logistics strategy. Gives tips, tricks and insights on intermodal and what to watch out for when converting from truckload to intermodal.