Transportation http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6644/more en Top 25 Supply Chains of 2017 http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/top-25-supply-chains-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>IW's annual look at the Top 25 (plus 3) Supply Chains reveals what the best manufacturers and retailers are achieving as they manage their global operations.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/top-25-supply-chains-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/top-25-supply-chains-2017#comments Customer Relationships Supply Chain Technology Inventory Management Logistics Planning & Forecasting Procurement Supplier Relationships Transportation Warehousing and Distribution Global Economy Operations Supply Chain Workforce The Latest Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:30:00 +0000 716021 at http://www.industryweek.com Mining Giant BHP Billiton Eyes Autonomous ... Cargo Ships? http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain-technology/mining-giant-bhp-billiton-eyes-autonomous-cargo-ships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Unmanned ocean vessels could be in international waters by 2035 and revolutionize traditional shipping and fleets.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain-technology/mining-giant-bhp-billiton-eyes-autonomous-cargo-ships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain-technology/mining-giant-bhp-billiton-eyes-autonomous-cargo-ships#comments Automation Supply Chain Technology Transportation Supply Chain Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Wed, 07 Jun 2017 13:35:00 +0000 703851 at http://www.industryweek.com Daniel Berehulak, Getty Images The New Logistics Competition for the Last Mile http://www.industryweek.com/logistics-competition <div class="field-byline"> Tom Mayor and Talley Lambert, KPMG </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Industry-shaping changes are coming to the supply chain as autonomous vehicles and same-day delivery offer new alternatives to traditional services.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/logistics-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/logistics-competition#comments Supply Chain Technology Transportation Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:30:00 +0000 662021 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Fleet of autonomous hybrid trucks driving on highway. (Thinkstock)</p> US and Canada Both Gain from NAFTA http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-and-canada-both-gain-nafta <div class="field-byline"> John Costanzo, President, Purolator International </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NAFTA is helping both the U.S. and Canada remain globally competitive, which is especially important right now when American and Canadian commerce is being threatened by the manufacturing base in China.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-and-canada-both-gain-nafta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/us-and-canada-both-gain-nafta#comments Supply Chain Insights Logistics Public Policy Transportation Trade Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Wed, 15 Mar 2017 19:50:00 +0000 605491 at http://www.industryweek.com A Tale of Two Suppliers http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/tale-two-suppliers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When an OEM offered supplier development assistance to two key suppliers, their responses were as different as day and night.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/tale-two-suppliers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supplier-relationships/tale-two-suppliers#comments Ideaxchange Industry Perspectives Procurement Supplier Relationships Transportation Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 10 Mar 2017 20:47:00 +0000 600281 at http://www.industryweek.com Platooning Lets Trucks Get By With a Little Help from Their Friends http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/platooning-lets-trucks-get-little-help-their-friends <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new system generates 4.5% fuel savings for the lead truck and 10% for the follow truck in a two-truck platoon, according to independent testing by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/platooning-lets-trucks-get-little-help-their-friends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/platooning-lets-trucks-get-little-help-their-friends#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Transportation Innovation Operations The Latest Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:34:00 +0000 579791 at http://www.industryweek.com Tesla Is Playing The Long Game http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/tesla-playing-long-game <div class="field-byline"> Martin Armstrong </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tesla has been investing more and more in research and development over the last few years. In the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, R&D spending hit 834.4 million U.S. dollars, continuing the clear upward trend.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/tesla-playing-long-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/tesla-playing-long-game#comments IndustryWeek Wire Statista Transportation Technology The Latest Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:58:00 +0000 577821 at http://www.industryweek.com In Pictures: First Boeing 737-9 Noses Toward Rollout http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Boeing is close to unveiling the 737-9, the second member of its new CFM Leap-1B-powered MAX family. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/pictures-first-boeing-737-9-noses-toward-rollout#comments IndustryWeek Wire Aviation Week Transportation Technology The Latest Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:05:00 +0000 573971 at http://www.industryweek.com The Growth of the Autonomous Vehicle Market http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/growth-autonomous-vehicle-market <div class="field-byline"> GetOffRoad.com </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The autonomous car market is currently growing at an existential rate and many driverless vehicles are expected to be on our roads this year, and in large numbers. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/growth-autonomous-vehicle-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/growth-autonomous-vehicle-market#comments IndustryWeek Wire Transportation The Latest Tue, 07 Feb 2017 19:10:00 +0000 555831 at http://www.industryweek.com US Freight Railroads to Spend $22 Billion on Infrastructure in 2017 http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/us-freight-railroads-spend-22-billion-infrastructure-2017 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. freight railroads are projected to spend an estimated $22 billion to maintain and upgrade the nation’s private rail network in 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/us-freight-railroads-spend-22-billion-infrastructure-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/us-freight-railroads-spend-22-billion-infrastructure-2017#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Transportation Leadership The Latest Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:42:00 +0000 554291 at http://www.industryweek.com