eyefortransport Weekly Newsletter 2nd May 2013

250 million sq ft of warehousing space mapped; 1st Q results galore for Logistics companies


A few months ago we put together a simple map of the HQ density of leading 3PLs in North America; as soon as we published this map, we were inundated with requests for a ‘more-useful’ map of actual 3PL warehousing capacity in North America. So just like the Genie in Aladdin ‘your wish is my command’…….voila - you can now download such a map here.

Please note that this is the first edition, and it is no way 100% comprehensive, but it does give a good idea of where 3PLs have their public warehousing. We have also listed the size and exact address of all the facilities state by state. In all we covered 997 facilities and over 200 million square foot of warehousing. If you would like your 3PL public warehousing to be including in the next version then please drop me an email.

If you have any more requests for specific business intelligence products you would like to see, then just let me know, as we may actually be able to deliver it for our readers.

Chris Saynor
CEO, eyefortransport


News This Week:

Warehouse Density Map of top North American 3PLs
eyefortransport has completed its first edition of its North American Warehouse Density Map featuring 997 different facilities.


Sudarsan Thattai Joins Lineage Logistics as Chief Information Officer
Lineage Logistics, a warehousing and logistics company sponsored by Bay Grove Capital LLC, today announced that Sudarsan Thattai has joined Lineage as its Chief Information Officer


DB Schenker Logistics Renews Contract to Utilize and Provide Customers Access to GT Nexus Cloud Technology Platform
Platform Provides Supply Chain Visibility and Purchase Order Management to DB Schenker Customers as Part of Integrated Cargo Management Services


DSV - Interim Financial Report First quarter 2013
Selected financial and operating data for the period 1 January – 31 March 2013


Agility Announces Financial Results for Q1 2013
Agility, a leading global logistics provider, today announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2013


Schiphol cargo growth in Q1 maintains ranking and improves market share
Schiphol Cargo tonnages saw a return to modest growth in the first quarter of 2013. The total of all export and import cargo was 366,269 tonnes, up 2.25% on 2012


Logistics barriers impede growth of Asia Pacific’s e-commerce market, says new report
Asia Pacific represents the world’s fastest growing e-commerce market and has the potential to become the largest market for e-commerce sales in the next few years


E-Commerce Lifts UPS 1Q Earnings
Strong January Boosts U.S. Domestic Profit Growth; Reaffirms Full Year Guidance


PerformanSC Supply Chain Offers Practitioner Led Support to Improve Supply Chain Performance
New supply chain consultancy targets public and private sector organizations to deliver supply chain savings and benefits

AIT Worldwide Logistics Welcomes New Business Development Director to Support Flourishing Expansion in Asia
As part of the company’s accelerating global proliferation, AIT Worldwide Logistics is pleased to announce the hiring of Myung Kim as Business Development Director

RF Controls Announces Foundational RFID RTLS Patient Enabling The $14.4 Trillion “Internet Of Everything”
RF Controls LLC, a leading provider of advanced radio frequency identification (RFID) smart antenna hardware and software, today announced that it has received a foundational patent for its Intelligent Tracking and Control System (ITCS®) – a bi-directional, electronically steerable phased array antenna technology for the long-range tracking of ultra-high frequency (UHF), passive RFID tags


Featured Content: Warehouse Density Map of top North American 3PLs

eyefortransport has completed its first edition of its North American Warehouse Density Map
The map provides a macro view of 3PL warehousing space throughout the US and Canada, allowing for an understanding of the industry’s capacity in the region.
You can see the complimentary map directly here.
During eyefortransport’s research into 3PLs and Logistics companies, there was some availability of publicly listed warehousing statistics by North American 3PLs. With this in mind, eyefortransport decided to consolidate this information onto one map using such publicly listed information as well as company interviews to gain a perspective on the industry’s warehouse capacity distribution throughout the area.

‘I think this map will really provide the industry with a valuable overview on how the 3PLs are creating capacity throughout North America.’ Said Chris Saynor, CEO of eyefortransport.
The map features:
• A state by state breakdown of warehousing locations
• A county by county breakdown of warehousing capacity in the four states with the most warehouse capacity
• A breakdown of corresponding warehouse locations, companies, and contact information
• 247,566,422 total square footage recorded
• 997 facilities
Learn more on 3PL warehousing capabilities by joining this year's 3PL Summit, June 18th - 20th in Chicago.


This year's event is set to be the most senior gathering of 3PL and Logistics executives of the year. Explore the event by visiting www.3PLSummit.com


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