Strike action cancelled after the Queen’s death
Some of the U.K.’s biggest strikes have been called off after the death of Queen Elizabeth II, reports BBC News.
Unions representing Royal Mail postal workers and rail staff said that “out of respect for her service to the country and her family,” they had chosen to cancel immediate strike action.
Transportation market loosens again in August
The transportation market continued to loosen in August, according to supply chain data published Tuesday. The Logistics Managers’ Index (LMI) showed capacity was up again with prices in decline for a second straight month.
3M leans on East Coast shipping site to speed exports
3M has opened a new shipping site in Charleston, South Carolina to focus on shipments to Asia. The move will help reduce shipping times and delays for customers in the region, according to a release.