Logistics

How Young Entrepreneur Jeff Clayton Is Innovating the Dropshipping Logistics Industry

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 12:16am

b"LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- It's tough to break into the established dropshipping logistics industry, but that's what 22-year-old Jeff Clayton is doing with Drophaus : a revolutionary new logistics company designed to shake up this industry and guarantee customer satisfaction for retail dropshippers searching for success.\nJust who is Jeff Clayton?

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  • b"LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- It's tough to break into the established dropshipping logistics industry, but that's what 22-year-old Jeff Clayton is doing with Drophaus : a revolutionary new logistics company designed to shake up this industry and guarantee customer satisfaction for retail dropshippers searching for success.\nJust who is Jeff Clayton?
  • Nothing short of revolutionizing the dropshipping logistics and operations industry.\nJeff decided to focus on revitalizing and streamlining the dropshipping shipment process.
  • In the long-term future, Jeff sees himself continuing to reinvent the wider drop shipping logistics industry.
  • One thing is for certain: no matter what happens with Drophaus or dropshipping, Jeff Clayton will be at the forefront of new developments, driving change and innovation even when no one else will.\n"

Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:57pm

b'Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure, Inc. (NYSE:SOI) (\xe2\x80\x9cSolaris\xe2\x80\x9d) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.105 per share of Class A common stock, to be paid on June 25, 2021 to holders of record as of June 15, 2021.

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  • b'Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure, Inc. (NYSE:SOI) (\xe2\x80\x9cSolaris\xe2\x80\x9d) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.105 per share of Class A common stock, to be paid on June 25, 2021 to holders of record as of June 15, 2021.
  • A distribution of $0.105 per unit has also been approved for holders of units in Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure, LLC, which is subject to the same payment and record dates.\nSolaris Oilfield Infrastructure, Inc. (NYSE:SOI) provides mobile equipment that drives supply chain and execution efficiencies in the completion of oil and natural gas wells.
  • Solaris\xe2\x80\x99 patented mobile proppant and chemical systems are deployed in many of the most active oil and natural gas basins in the United States.
  • Additional information is available on our website, www.solarisoilfield.com .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513006047/en/\n'

Houston Needs More Than a Week for Infrastructure

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:53pm

b'Each May, we celebrate National Infrastructure Week to advocate for better roads, bridges, rail, waterways, water supply, flood control, aviation, and of course, our Port.

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  • b'Each May, we celebrate National Infrastructure Week to advocate for better roads, bridges, rail, waterways, water supply, flood control, aviation, and of course, our Port.
  • Infrastructure needs more than a week of focus, however.
  • Partnering with the Army Corps of Engineers, a new path is being struck for widening and deepening the Houston Ship Channel.
  • And while we make investments in the local share of the ship channel, we are fortunate to receive INFRA and Port Infrastructure grants to augment the cash needs.

Vontier to Present at the Wolfe Research Global Transportation and Industrials Conference

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:30pm

b'Vontier Corporation (\xe2\x80\x9cVontier\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: VNT) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer, Mark Morelli, and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, David Naemura, will be presenting at the Wolfe Research Global Transportation and Industrials Conference on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.

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  • b'Vontier Corporation (\xe2\x80\x9cVontier\xe2\x80\x9d) (NYSE: VNT) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer, Mark Morelli, and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, David Naemura, will be presenting at the Wolfe Research Global Transportation and Industrials Conference on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 4:30 p.m.
  • The audio will be simultaneously webcast and will be archived on www.vontier.com .\nVontier is a global industrial technology company focused on transportation and mobility solutions.
  • The company\xe2\x80\x99s portfolio of trusted brands includes market-leading expertise in mobility technologies, retail and commercial fueling, fleet management, telematics, vehicle diagnostics and repair, and smart cities end-markets.
  • Vontier is mobilizing the future to create a better world.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005886/en/\n'

Local developer puts Texas at the forefront of growing national industrial construction trend with the announcement of Dallas-Fort Worth cold storage development

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 8:56pm

b'DALLAS, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Dallas-Fort Worth-based developer, Cold Creek Solutions ("CCS") is proud to announce a state-of-the-art 374,560 SF cold storage facility in DFW\'s booming logistics market.

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  • b'DALLAS, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Dallas-Fort Worth-based developer, Cold Creek Solutions ("CCS") is proud to announce a state-of-the-art 374,560 SF cold storage facility in DFW\'s booming logistics market.
  • As a develop-build-own-operate provider, CCS delivers ground up infrastructure solutions that are tailored to the needs of our logistics and operating partners.
  • For more information, visit www.coldcreeklp.com .\nARCO National Construction is a full-service, turnkey design-build general contractor that specializes in the design and construction of facilities for a wide variety of industries including light industrial, cold storage, process, commercial, life science, and entertainment.
  • Since 1992, ARCO has delivered the highest quality solutions on time, on budget, and with superior craftsmanship, high integrity, and industry-leading safety.

Two Key New Hires Create Grovara Dream Team for Sales, Global Expansion

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:15pm

b'Grovara , the largest global B2B marketplace for American natural and organic brands, today announced a pair of key hires, building on the momentum of its recent $5.5 million seed round financing .

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  • b'Grovara , the largest global B2B marketplace for American natural and organic brands, today announced a pair of key hires, building on the momentum of its recent $5.5 million seed round financing .
  • Winter will also continue to establish Grovara as trusted advisors who understand how its marketplace\xe2\x80\x99s brands can help more retailers grow.
  • Grovara increases access to wellness products for global consumers with its proprietary technology platform that connects the most promising U.S. healthy consumer brands with vetted global retailers.
  • More information on Grovara\xe2\x80\x99s market-leading processes and partners can be found at www.grovara.com .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005082/en/\n'

Made4net Named 2021 Top Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:10pm

b'TEANECK, N.J., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Made4net , a global provider of Warehouse Management System (WMS) and end-to-end supply chain execution software, announced today that for the 15th consecutive year it is named a Top Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics magazine for its innovative and scalable WMS and fully integrated supply chain execution suite.

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  • b'TEANECK, N.J., May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Made4net , a global provider of Warehouse Management System (WMS) and end-to-end supply chain execution software, announced today that for the 15th consecutive year it is named a Top Logistics IT Provider by Inbound Logistics magazine for its innovative and scalable WMS and fully integrated supply chain execution suite.
  • "\nEvery April, Inbound Logistics editors recognize 100 logistics IT companies that support and enable logistics excellence.
  • Drawn from a pool of more than 400 companies, using questionnaires, personal interviews, and other research, Inbound Logistics selects the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers who are leading the way.
  • Inbound Logistics offers real-world examples and decision support to guide businesses to efficiently manage logistics, reduce and speed inventory, offset rising transport costs, and balance transport needs with demand, supporting business scalability across their value chain.

Arlowe Specialty Foods Executive, Dan Jeffers, Recognized as 2021 "Rock Star of the Supply Chain"

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:01pm

b'CHICAGO, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Redwood Logistics (Redwood), a leading logistics platform company headquartered in Chicago, is honored to acknowledge that a top-level executive from their customer, Arlowe Specialty Foods (Arlowe), was declared a 2021 \xe2\x80\x9cRock Star of the Supply Chain\xe2\x80\x9d by Food Logistics Magazine.

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  • b'CHICAGO, May 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Redwood Logistics (Redwood), a leading logistics platform company headquartered in Chicago, is honored to acknowledge that a top-level executive from their customer, Arlowe Specialty Foods (Arlowe), was declared a 2021 \xe2\x80\x9cRock Star of the Supply Chain\xe2\x80\x9d by Food Logistics Magazine.
  • When the pandemic hit in March, the food supply chain faced historic spikes in demand, matched by historic disruptions.
  • Having built and sustained a strong carrier relationship with Redwood, Jeffers and Arlowe were able to meet the capacity crunch head-on.
  • Arlowe Specialty Foods was formed in 1986 to allow individual, smaller vendors to place their food products into a retailer\xe2\x80\x99s warehouse system.

King Ocean Services and Navis Expands Partnership to Optimize Stowage Operations

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

As stowage operations are one of the most fundamental practices for ocean carriers because efficient stowage operations have a direct impact on making daily business safer and more profitable, it was a priority for King Ocean Services to find a solution to optimize its stowage operations.

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  • As stowage operations are one of the most fundamental practices for ocean carriers because efficient stowage operations have a direct impact on making daily business safer and more profitable, it was a priority for King Ocean Services to find a solution to optimize its stowage operations.
  • In order to address the needs of ocean carriers, we have continuously enhanced our StowMan stowage solution,\xe2\x80\x9d said Jacques Marchetti, General Manager of EMEA at Navis.
  • Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and world-class services, to enable our customers, regardless of cargo type, to maximize performance and reduce risk.
  • www.navis.com\nCargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) enables smarter cargo flow for a better everyday with its leading cargo handling solutions and services.

Amazon Hiring 75,000 Employees Across Fulfillment and Transportation, With Average Starting Pay of Over $17 Per Hour and Sign-On Bonuses of Up To $1,000

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Amazon recently announced pay increases across its fulfillment and transportation networks, and these open roles offer an average starting pay of over $17 per hour, plus sign-on bonuses in many locations of up to $1,000.

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  • Amazon recently announced pay increases across its fulfillment and transportation networks, and these open roles offer an average starting pay of over $17 per hour, plus sign-on bonuses in many locations of up to $1,000.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cWorking at Amazon also comes with an unwavering commitment to safety, especially as we continue to navigate a global pandemic.
  • In late March, the company began rolling out on-site vaccination events at fulfillment centers in Missouri, Nevada, and Kansas.
  • Amazon strives to be Earth\xe2\x80\x99s Most Customer-Centric Company, Earth\xe2\x80\x99s Best Employer, and Earth\xe2\x80\x99s Safest Place to Work.