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Chinese Hackers Suspected of Airbus Cyberattacks—A350 Among Targets
(Forbes) Airbus has been hit again by nation-state cyberattacker, according to a recent AFP report. Citing security sources, the news agency reported that a notorious Chinese state-sponsored hacking group is being linked to the attacks which targeted key suppliers to access the company’s secure data.
Port Officials Say Even with Trade Uncertainty, Now is Time to Expand
(Transport Topics) U.S. seaports hoping to benefit from the demands of bigger cargo ships are investing in Neopanamax electric cranes to expand their shipping channels.
Economic Forecast for Trucking: Gloomy with a Chance of Recession
(FleetOwner) An economic storm is brewing over the trucking industry. Here’s what you need to know to weather it.
For Supply Chains, Customer Experience is the New Differentiator
(Supply Chain Brain) New delivery models and e-commerce are causing customers to expect immediate, accurate and flexible product delivery at any quantity. So how can you deliver this new level of customer experience, while managing costs and limiting business disruption? By making your supply chain customer-centric.
Examining Autonomous Ships’ Vulnerability to Piracy
(Maritime Executive) Autonomous ships are a hot topic in the maritime sector; piracy and armed robbery too. Since the beginning of the year, according to the IMB, almost 100 attacks have been committed against ships all around the world, but what would happen if an autonomous ship were hijacked?
Latest Industry News
Fuller Speed Ahead [podcast] – Max Fuller Executive...
by Timothy Dooner
FreightWaves CEO Craig Fuller sits down with his father Max Fuller, Executive Chairman & Founder of U.S. Xpress, to discuss the history of the asset-based truckload carrier. Apple […]
Tigers goes Dutch with Rotterdam mega-hub
by Mike King
The need for dual-hub European logistics systems as Brexit looms is one reason the Hong Kong-based supply chain specialist is building a new hub.
Indonesian marine police crack down on local pirates
by Jim Wilson, Australia Correspondent
Aggressive action by Indonesia’s marine police is putting pressure on Southeast Asian pirates and the number of local attacks is falling, the crime-fighting International Maritime Bureau has […]
Iridium Adds Intellian to Iridium Certus Maritime Portfolio
Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: IRDM) today announcedIntellianas the newest manufacturer of Iri...
Wärtsilä Retrofit Will Reduce Ferry's Environmental Impact
The technology group Wrtsil will carry out an important retrofitting project aimed at lessening the....
Corporate Member News
Cambria Hotels Named A Top Brand For Business Travelers Business Travel News’ Recognition Comes on Heels of J.D. Power’s High Marks for Guest Satisfaction
ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), has been...
UPS (NYSE: UPS) announced that it will be converting an additional 33 diesel delivery vehicles to electric or hybrid. The conversions are a part of ZUKUNFT....
MIAMI, Florida — AAR (NYSE: AIR), a leading aviation services provider to commercial airlines and governments worldwide, has announced the integration of...
APL, part of the CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, today announced that the Eagle REACH. Guaranteed, a day-definite arrival rail...
Maersk Line will only charge for the “extra cost of compliance” as the carrier introduces new IMO 2020 low-sulfur fuels in the coming months. As reported...
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