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Understanding FLOW and How it Benefits the Supply-Chain Industry

Posted by BTX Global Logistics: April 18, 2024

The Freight Logistics Optimizations Works Initiative (FLOW) is a first-of-its-kind private-public partnership led by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) that creates a more complete shared picture of the U.S. supply chain for members, which includes the nation’s busiest container ports, major ocean carriers, and some of the largest retail importers.  

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BTX Global Logistics Opens Regional Branch in Seattle, Washington

Posted by BTX Global Logistics: April 2, 2024

BTX Global Logistics expands its footprint with the opening of a new regional branch in Seattle, Washington. BTX Global Logistics Seattle (BTX-SEA) is led by industry veterans Michael Blackburn and David Macey. 

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BTX Global Logistics Opens New Regional Branch in Columbus, Ohio

Posted by BTX Global Logistics: March 12, 2024

BTX Global Logistics is pleased to announce the opening of its newest shipping and logistics branch in Columbus, Ohio – BTX Global Logistics Columbus (BTX-CMH). 

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BTX Surpasses Industry Average on International Women's Day

Posted by Edie Sutton: March 8, 2024

International Women's Day (IWD) is a global day celebrating women's social, economic, cultural, and political achievements on March 8th of every year. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as groups come together to celebrate women's achievements and rally for women's equality. 

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Lunar New Year is Approaching: Are you prepared for its logistical challenges?

Posted by BTX Global Logistics: February 5, 2024

The Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year or Spring Festival, is one of the most important holiday periods in East Asia. For shippers, it presents specific logistical challenges. Production slows down, operations are limited, schedules get disrupted, and transportation gets delayed leading to significant supply chain disruptions.

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Ocean Container Rates hit $10,000 as Inflation Soars Amidst the Red Sea Crisis

Posted by BTX Global Logistics: December 26, 2023

With 158 vessels carrying approximately $105 billion in ocean freight being diverted away from the Red Sea amid the risk of continuing Houthis’ attacks, cargo prices are soaring. 

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