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Global Ethernet Switch Market Report (2022 to 2027) - Featuring Brocade Communications Systems, Cisco Systems, Dell and D-Link Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Friday, September 23, 2022

The Global Ethernet Switch Market is estimated to be USD 5.06 Bn in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 6.17 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 4.06%.

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  • The Global Ethernet Switch Market is estimated to be USD 5.06 Bn in 2022 and is expected to reach USD 6.17 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 4.06%.
  • Market dynamics are forces that impact the prices and behaviors of the Global Ethernet Switch Market stakeholders.
  • The report presents a detailed Ansoff matrix analysis for the Global Ethernet Switch Market.
  • The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the Global Ethernet Switch Market.

Redwood Logistics Receives Quest for Quality Award for Service Excellence

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Friday, September 23, 2022

CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Redwood Logistics (Redwood), one of the fastest-growing supply chain and logistics companies in North America, announced today that the company was named a winner of Logistics Managements Quest for Quality (Q4Q) award in the Third Party Logistics (3PL) category.

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  • CHICAGO, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Redwood Logistics (Redwood), one of the fastest-growing supply chain and logistics companies in North America, announced today that the company was named a winner of Logistics Managements Quest for Quality (Q4Q) award in the Third Party Logistics (3PL) category.
  • The Q4Q awards measure service excellence of carriers, 3PL providers, and North American ports against competitors in the same space.
  • Service excellence and reliability is crucial as customers look to outsource their supply chain and domestic freight operations, said Redwood President of Supply Chain Solutions Steve Walton.
  • Redwood Logistics, a leading logistics platform company headquartered in Chicago, has provided solutions for moving and managing freight for more than 20 years.

IntelliTrans Managed Services Intervened for Commodities Clients Before Rail Strike

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Even though the strike was averted, IntelliTrans Intervention Managed Services continues to work closely with rail shippers to keep their products moving without any disruptions.

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  • Even though the strike was averted, IntelliTrans Intervention Managed Services continues to work closely with rail shippers to keep their products moving without any disruptions.
  • "About a month before the pending rail strike, we started preparing clients so that their production facilities could remain operational as long as possible, if the rail systems were closed," said Karen Howlett, Operations Manager, IntelliTrans.
  • These intervention services and our technology for supply chain visibility and real-time tracking ensured our clients could continue operations."
  • As the rail strike loomed, IntelliTrans worked with supply chain planners at client sites to develop what-if scenarios and to understand all possibilities of disruptions that could happen if the strike occurred.

Westinghouse Establishes Cooperation with Dozens of Polish Suppliers for the Construction of the First Polish Nuclear Power Plant

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Ambassador to Poland Mark Brzeziski, allow for cooperation on the potential construction of AP1000 reactors in the first Polish nuclear power plant and other potential AP1000 plant projects in Central Europe.

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  • Ambassador to Poland Mark Brzeziski, allow for cooperation on the potential construction of AP1000 reactors in the first Polish nuclear power plant and other potential AP1000 plant projects in Central Europe.
  • Polish industry and companies have a wealth of experience and know-how in the construction of power units of all kinds.
  • The signing between Westinghouse and Polish suppliers is another key step in the strategic U.S.-Poland partnership on nuclear energy.
  • Westinghouse is a world leader in nuclear power and a provider of products and technologies for nuclear power plants.

SPS Recognized for Excellence in DE&I Employee Communications

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The North American division of SPS, a leading outsourcing provider for business process solutions and innovative services in document management, has been honored for its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion communications program as part of the 2022 Ragan Communications CSR & Diversity Awards.

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  • SPS North America was among the finalists in the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Communications category and was recognized with Honorable Mention.
  • To date, more than 90+% of SPS NA employees have completed the training
    Created a slogan that is used in all DE&I communications: DE&[email protected]: VALUE Validate * Appreciate * Learn * Understand * Engage
    In response to the recognition, Dan Moscatiello, CEO North America at SPS, stated, "diversity, equity and inclusion are built into the DNA of SPS.
  • SPS is the leading outsourcing provider for business process solutions and innovative services in document management.
  • Its Communications Leadership Council is one of the fastest-growing membership groups for communications executives and its PR Daily Leadership Network is the go-to membership group for PR, marketing and social media professionals.

ATA Truck Tonnage Index Increased 2.8% in August

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 2.8% in August after decreasing 1.5% in July. In August, the index equaled 119 (2015=100) versus 115.8 in July.

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  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index rose 2.8% in August after decreasing 1.5% in July.
  • "Tonnage snapped back in August after a weaker than expected July," said ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello.
  • ATA's For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index is dominated by contract freight as opposed to spot market freight.
  • ATA calculates the tonnage index based on surveys from its membership and has been doing so since the 1970s.

Global AC-DC Power Supply Adapter Market to Reach $57.62 Billion by 2027

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

The Global AC-DC Power Supply Adapter Market is estimated to be USD 43.86 Bn in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 57.62 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.61%.

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  • The Global AC-DC Power Supply Adapter Market is estimated to be USD 43.86 Bn in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 57.62 Bn by 2027, growing at a CAGR of 5.61%.
  • The Global AC-DC Power Supply Adapter Market is segmented based on Type, Product Type, Output Power, Input Voltage, Package Type, Application, and Geography.
  • The report presents a detailed Ansoff matrix analysis for the Global AC-DC Power Supply Adapter Market.
  • The report analyses the Global AC-DC Power Supply Adapter Market using the Ansoff Matrix to provide the best approaches a company can take to improve its market position.

Three Simple Things to Teach Your Loved Ones During National Rail Safety Week

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Monday, September 19, 2022

OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. freight rail network is made up of nearly 140,000 miles of track, traversing serene landscapes and busy cities. Often, children, teens and adults can be found walking the tracks, cutting across them as a short cut and/or posing for photos, without knowing these three simple facts:

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  • "National Rail Safety Week is the perfect time for families to sit down and stress the importance of being alert and distraction free around railroad tracks," said Connie Roseberry, assistant vice president and Chief Safety Officer at Union Pacific Railroad.
  • "There are a variety of tools available to help make these conversations fun and engaging and, most importantly, they can help save lives."
  • In collaboration with Safe Kids Worldwide, a national key partner through Union Pacific's Community Ties Giving Program, free, downloadable content is available for educators, parents and caregivers on the online Rail Safety Station .
  • "We're thrilled to join Union Pacific and Chuggington during Rail Safety Week to raise awareness, provide lifesaving resources, and encourage all parents to talk to their kids about railroad safety and to model safe behavior themselves."

Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad Corp. Completes Control Acquisition of Ontario Midland Railroad

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Monday, September 19, 2022

Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad Corporation (LA&L) attained control of the Ontario Midland Railroad Corp. (OMID), which operates more than 50 miles of track in the two counties, with the acquisition of 55% of the companys stock on September 16, 2022.

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  • Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad Corporation (LA&L) attained control of the Ontario Midland Railroad Corp. (OMID), which operates more than 50 miles of track in the two counties, with the acquisition of 55% of the companys stock on September 16, 2022.
  • The acquisition, the terms of which were not disclosed, expands LA&Ls ownership or control to four short line railroads.
  • The Ontario Midland Railroad is headquartered in Sodus, N.Y., interchanges with CSX Transportation at Newark, N.Y. and serves customers handling commodities in the foodservice, chemicals and lumber businesses.
  • The Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad (LAL) operates in Livingston and Monroe Counties, south of Rochester, while B&H Rail Corp. (BH) serves Steuben County, northwest of Corning, NY.

Norfolk Southern offers three ways to stay safe near the tracks

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Monday, September 19, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is recognizing National Rail Safety week in concert with Operation Lifesaver, its customers, and other railroads across North America. To help communities stay safe, Norfolk Southern is offering three tips for the public to stay safe near railroad tracks:

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  • To help communities stay safe, Norfolk Southern is offering three tips for the public to stay safe near railroad tracks:
    Always stop and look at railroad crossings to be sure a train is not approaching.
  • Railroad tracks are never a safe place to walk, so keep a safe distance and they are never a safe place to take pictures.
  • "This Rail Safety Week we are offering three ways our fellow community members can stay safe near railroad tracks," said Helen Hart, Assistant Vice President Safety & Environmental.
  • "When you're driving, be sure to look both ways;if you're on foot, stay a safe distance from tracks; and always assume a train may be approaching anytime you're near the rails."