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2 hrs ago | Fleet Owner Magazine

Why trucking needs to care about augmented reality

Recently, I wrote about the potential of drone use in transportation . Amazon is just one of the companies exploring the use of drones for delivery applications.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

6 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Will This Ratings Upgrade Help C.H. Robinson (CHRW) Stock Today?

The firm said it raised its rating on the third party logistics company based on an inflection in net revenue margins.

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Related Topix: Transportation, CH Robinson Worldwide, Financial Markets

10 hrs ago | Eyefortransport

Reverse Logistics - the Opportunities Outweigh the Challenges

Mark Millar looks at reverse logistics, suggesting how the problems generated by customers returning products can be remedied and even turned into advantages.

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Related Topix: Tier Technologies, Startups, Alliance Tech

15 hrs ago | Eyefortransport

Video: Women In Logistics - Lean In Moment Part 2

Following on from a fascinating infographic Morai Logistics recently released on women in the Logistics Industry, eft organised a panel of five women, all leaders in the logistics at the 12th 3PL Summit, June 2014, Chicago.

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18 hrs ago | Bloomberg

XPO's Jacobs Pulls Off 500 Deals Bypassing Wall Street Bankers

Jacobs, 57, isn't a Wall Street banker but he's acting like one as he tries to turn XPO Logistics Inc. into the largest company in the transport-services industry through serial takeovers.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, United Rentals, Leasing, Greenwich, CT

Tue Jul 29, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) Releases Quarterly Earnings, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS

C.H. Robinson Worldwide announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts' consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.03, AnalystRatings.Net reports.

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Related Topix: Transportation, CH Robinson Worldwide

Transport Topics

C.H. Robinson's Income Rises 6%

C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc., based in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, said net income in the second quarter increased 6% to $118.6 million, or 80 cents per share, from $112 million, or 70 cents per share.

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Related Topix: Transportation, CH Robinson Worldwide, Eden Prairie, MN

Hispanic Business

C.H. Robinson Reports Second Quarter Results

Our truckload net revenues increased 15.6 percent in the second quarter of 2014 compared to the second quarter of 2013.

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PE Hub

Centric Software raises $24 mln led by Fung and Silver Lake Waterman

Centric Software has secured $24 million in growth capital as part of a Series D round.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, Centric Software, Transportation, Li and Fung, Oak Investment Partners

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Safran: The Best Opportunity In Aerospace

Many readers on this forum will already know the bull thesis for the aerospace industry - on the commercial side, it's a form of transportation that has few alternatives; growing incomes in emerging economies continues to increase the passenger demand; margins are pretty healthy because competition is limited given the moat provided by safety ... (more)

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Transportation, TDG plc, Manufacturing, Aerospace-Defense, Astronics

AmericanBankingNews.com

C.H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday

C.H. Robinson Worldwide will be announcing its Q214 earnings results on Tuesday, July 29th.

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Related Topix: Transportation, CH Robinson Worldwide

Sun Jul 27, 2014

South China Morning Post

Logistics firms eye artificial island at HK-Zhuhai-Macau bridge

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying inspects the work progress of artificial Island during a construction site tour of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge near Tung Chung.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Hub Group Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

Shares of Hub Group have earned an average recommendation of "Buy" from the thirteen brokerages that are presently covering the stock, StockRatingsNetwork reports .

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Related Topix: Transportation, Hub Group

Fri Jul 25, 2014

BioSpace

Tesaro, Inc. Announces Second-Quarter 2014 Operating Results

"We are very pleased with the feedback we received from the oncology community regarding the rolapitant pivotal data set presented at the recent ASCO and MASCC conferences," said Lonnie Moulder, CEO of TESARO.

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Related Topix: Oncology, Medicine, Transportation, ASCO plc, Food and Drug Administration, us Travel, Travel, Ovarian Cancer, Health, Lung Cancer

Business Journal

Cub Foods store goes for world record with 10,200 watermelons

C.H. Robinson and Cub Foods are trying to set a world record with a 10,200-watermelon display weighing 157,000 pounds.

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Related Topix: World Records, Transportation, CH Robinson Worldwide, Life, Fruits, Food, Eden Prairie, MN

Freshnews

TransDigm Third Quarter Earnings Report and Conference Call Set for Tuesday, August 5, 2014

TransDigm Group Incorporated today said it will report fiscal 2014 third quarter earnings before the market opens on Tuesday, August 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: Transportation, TDG plc

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Caribbean Maritime Institute appoints former Jamaican consul chair of international committee

Capt. Jhonny Pretell, Harren and Partner Fleet Superintendent and Director of Marine and Professional Studies at the Caribbean Maritime Institute, Kingston, Jamaica, presents a gift to Dr Geneive Brown Metzger, CMI's newly appointed international chair, on her recent visit to the Institute.

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Related Topix: Jamaica, World News

Scoop

Jail-time Possible if Workplace Health and Safety Ignored

TAURANGA: A leading employment lawyer is warning all New Zealanders to make health and safety a top priority in their workplace to avoid being held accountable under new legislation due to be passed later this year.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Agriculture, Science

The Nation

TPARK Logistics Property Fund

TPARK Logistics Property Fund Big C not renewing; cut net investment income on lower occupancy: 2014 by 11%, 2015 by 7% and 2016 by 4%.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Forward Air Corporation's (FWRD) CEO Bruce Campbell on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Before we begin, I'd like to point out that both the press release and this call are accessible on the Investor Relations section of Forward Air's website at www.forwardair.com.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Trucking, Forward Air, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law

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