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13 \ newsworthy \
Industry growth slowed in June, Logistics
Manager’s Index shows
Trucking companies still under pressure to
DHL report: Global trade on track for mild
Groundbreakers: who’s building a new DC?
Warehouses are eyeing partial automation,
Zebra study shows
Lakefront Futures launches trucking
derivatives group for risk hedging in freight
Amazon to invest $700 million in “upskill”
training for employees
FMCSA rule would streamline testing for
commercial driver’s license
CBRE: Logistics real-estate supply ticked up
slightly in Q2, halting nearly nine-year
Newsmakers: people on the fast track
Report finds cargo theft is most often an
Robotics firm to build automated
underground warehouse in Tel Aviv
Alliances: who’s sealed a deal?
Small retailers try to put their personal
stamp on Amazon’s “Prime Day”
in every issue
1 \ inbound \
Boxes and briefs: Industry news at a glance
33 \ inPerson \
An industry insider looks at the supply chain
44 \ applications \
A look at how DCs are using equipment or
services to rev up operations
49 \ rollouts \
Spotlight on conveyors and sorters
55 \ adindex \
How to reach our advertisers
11 \ bigpicture \
Reading, writing, and robotics \
56 \ outbound \
Rock on, Richard \
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