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Guide to Intermodal Logistics   
[91] Last Modified: Feb 13, 2005 11:42 PM
Burlington Northern Sante Fe provides a primer on Intermodal transport and how it can drive strategic advantage for many supply chains.
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The Transportation and Warehousing Challenge in China   
[88] Last Modified: Feb 9, 2005 1:18 PM
The Transportation and Warehousing Challenge for Multinational Corporations in China
Journal of Transportation Management - Fall 2004
By Garland Chow, University of North Texas and
Charles Guowen Wang, China Development Institute
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Article on Smart Tracking of Containers   
[86] Last Modified: Feb 2, 2005 8:22 AM
This article is relevant to the topic of how to track and secure import containers. The use of RFID and other tracking technology allows lower cost security. This same technique may play a role in how importing containers of semi-finished goods for postponed manufacturing may be less expensive and more consistant then shipping containers of finished goods.

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Transportation Information portal   
[82] Last Modified: Jan 24, 2005 9:33 PM
One stop site to learn about various capabilities and discussions for international freight services. Furhter clarrification of international freight knowledge to follow


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Future Local Transportation Route Planning   
[74] Last Modified: Jan 19, 2005 5:35 PM
This is an online service that provides information about future improvement plans or the road network in North Central Texas.
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Information and Modern Business - Electronic Book to download   
[73] Last Modified: Jan 19, 2005 4:05 PM
Included is an electronic book you can download via the following link. The author, Colum Joyce, is a former executive with DHL in europe and an expert in global information technology for logistical business application.

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International Transportation Rating and Routing Service   
[41] Last Modified: Jan 19, 2005 5:58 PM
This is an online service that provides a shipper the ability to manage multiple transportion carriers, modes, and routes with clarity and cost advantage to facilitate seamless global trade. The service more importantly can provide a logistics service provider the capability to provide their shipper customers with self-service transparency to shipping options to the degree required by their customers.
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Global Logistics Synchronization:
The Advantage in Global Manufacturing
[12] Last Modified: Feb 22, 2005 7:49 AM
Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies — March, 2004
By Jon Kirkegaard

Have you heard the President’s challenge to our nation to put a man on Mars? Can you imagine the engineers designing a Mars space mission precisely calculating the physics of the perfect terminal velocity for the rocket to exit the earth’s atmosphere, but the mission fails because the rocket is inaccurately aimed at the wrong planet? That’s not unlike what many manufacturers are doing with their manufacturing strategy and execution.
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