With a 2.7-cent increase, this week’s average is $3.145 per gallon. This gain was preceded by a 2.5-cent gain last week, to $3.118, ahead of the week of April 8, which came in at $3.093.
Senior Bestway director offers advice as sector prepares for legislation A leading wholesaler has admitted that the government has put “a lot of pressure” on the industry, as [...]
United States Department of Transportation (DOT) Secretary Elaine Chao announced that DOT has rolled out a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $900 million in discretionary grant [...]
The Department of Transportation (DOT), reacting to more than 5,200 comments filed on potential changes to truck driver hours-of-service (HOS) and other regulations, is moving in that direction.
In an effort to adapt to current global supply chain demands, A.P. Moller-Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express have established the Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) in [...]
Could it be time for some wholesalers to embrace digital when talking to customers? The format for a food and drink wholesaler’s annual trade show is normally the same. Suppliers are [...]
Several new ocean cargo vessel deployment announcements suggest that shippers are reconfiguring supply chains to accommodate uncertainty in the global trade arena.
Bestway Wholesale data points to consumer reliance on channel Nearly three quarters of consumers admit to turning to their local convenience store during the busy Easter weekend, as people [...]
Hundreds attend buying group’s eighth annual trade show A strong start to 2019 was celebrated at Confex’s latest trade show, as the buying group marked a bright future for the [...]
This month marks the 10th anniversary of the hijacking of the U.S.-flagged freighter Maersk Alabama. It was the first time in more than 200 years that pirates had boarded an American-flagged vessel.
The Port of Oakland today reported a positive first quarter in its cargo volume. The two mega-ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach released similar news earlier this week.