Supply Chain News

October 27, 2022

A recent report shows that consumers are willing to pay more when it comes to sustainable products. More than retailers might be expecting them to. Read the full article...

Machine promoting supply chain sustainability October 17, 2022

The supply chain is undoubtedly getting greener thanks to corporate commitment and the right technology. Supply chain sustainability is here to stay. Read the full article...

packaging to make the patient experience better. October 6, 2022

The patient experience trumps all. In face, a patient-centric approach to clinical research is more than a “nice-to-have” attitude toward cell and gene therapy development. If companies want to make a difference in patient lives, they must prioritize it. Read the full article...

Last Mile Delivery Driver September 26, 2022

The last-mile delivery carrier becomes an extension of your brand, providing a critical portion of the customer experience. To meet expectations requires a set of capabilities — must-haves for last-mile delivery — that not every carrier can meet. Read the full article...

East Japan Pharmaceutical Center with GDP certification. September 13, 2022

Nippon Express, a group company of NIPPON EXPRESS HOLDINGS, INC., has acquired Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for its East Japan Pharmaceutical Center signifying its compliance with WHO standards for the proper distribution of pharmaceuticals. Read the full article...

September 8, 2022

With the new era of retail increasing shopper expectations, delivering a flawless in-store customer experience has never been more critical than it is today. Adopting item-level Radio-Frequency Identification technology ensures customer service is elevated to new levels to remain relevant within a crowded field of competitors. Read the full article...

2022 IL Top 3PL Badge August 26, 2022

MD Logistics has been named a Top 100 3PL Provider for the 11th consecutive year by the editors at Inbound Logistics Magazine. Read the full article...

August 11, 2022

Consumers have always had high expectations, but as they become more sophisticated and increasingly adopt an omnichannel, digital-first experience, brands cannot solely rely on their traditional distribution channels anymore. Read the full article...

Toshiro Uchida talks about the next level in global logistics July 19, 2022

In recent years, disruption has swept over global supply chains and despite turbulence volume and cross-border trade hit record levels in 2021. This, in part, is due to the efforts of behind the scenes logistics companies making sure things are where they need to be, on time, as ordered. Read the full article...

July 8, 2022

There are steps that can be taken to ensure you’re prepared for the unexpected. Here are some important considerations when looking into improvements for building a supply chain that can scale for the future. Read the full article...

Nippon Express USA ME Service Route Map June 30, 2022

Nippon Express USA has launched "US Export Service via Mexico", a new BCP-compatible multimodal transport service for shipments from the US and Canada to Asia via Mexico. Read the full article...

MD Logistics - Indianapolis, IN + Reno, NV + Garner, North Carolina June 16, 2022

Third party logistics firm, MD Logistics, a Nippon Express Group Company, headquartered in Plainfield, Indiana, today announced their expansion to Garner, North Carolina with the opening of their first warehouse in the area, sixth total for the Midwest based company. Read the full article...

Sustainable Shopping June 7, 2022

A recent report reveals that consumers are willing to pay more for sustainable shopping options. The report also revealed that nearly three-quarters of the consumer respondents value product sustainability over brand name. Read the full article...

Laptop computer showing logistics industry statistics May 27, 2022

The logistics industry has had a rough few years, but it keeps moving forward and industry leaders are planning to enter a new era, with new technologies, practices, and standards to carry it. So what are the major logistics trends that could redefine the industry in 2022 and beyond? Read the full article...

NX USA - TX Facility May 16, 2022

Nippon Express USA, Inc., a Group Company of Nippon Express Holdings, Inc. has opened a new warehouse (San Antonio Cross Dock Center) in San Antonio, Texas that began operations on Wednesday, April 20. Read the full article...

Packages - retail trends May 11, 2022

Retail has significantly changed in recent years. Many of the biggest trends in retail have to do with getting product into the hands of customers. These trends include autonomous delivery, the continuation of the omnichannel experience, and more. Read the full article...

IATA - Excellence in Pharma Logistics Seal April 19, 2022

Our parent company, Nippon Express, has obtained IATA CEIV Pharma certification for excellence in pharma logistics at their temperature controlled facility at Kansai International Airport in Japan. Read the full article...

Supply Chain Specialist April 11, 2022

The COVID pandemic has exposed the perils of making the supply chain an afterthought. In turn, more retailers and brands have been turning to hiring experienced supply chain specialists to lead their logistics operations. Read the full article...

Ryan Robertson - MD Logistics Executive Team April 6, 2022

MD Logistics, a third party logistics provider, is pleased to announce Vice President of Retail & Transportation Solutions, Ryan Robertson, has been named a 2022 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Pro to Know. Read the full article...

Warehouse Floor March 28, 2022

Supply chain bottlenecks are a serious issue; however, focusing on the efficiencies within the four walls of a warehouse or distribution center can produce better productivity and throughput. This, in turn, can improve some of supply chain concerns. Read the full article...

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