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Transportation TIP List: Week of April 9th, 2017

Posted - April 12, 2017

Although there will be plenty of opportunities to search for hidden eggs at your Easter celebration this weekend, our TIP List presents quite the opposite, as it includes this week’s most noticeable trends impacting the transportation industry. Highlighted are innovations in digital technology, the impact of legislation on the supply chain industry and manufacturing growth — check out all of the “can’t miss” articles below!

  • Supply Chains and the Trump Roller-Coaster: The first months of Trump’s presidency have added new uncertainty regarding transportation operations and raised questions as to how companies can prepare for changes in trade, taxation and investment.
  • U.S. Manufacturing Keeps Expanding at Robust Pace: America’s factories continue to expand, demonstrating momentum in an industry that has struggled over the past two years. The manufacturing index has increased in six of the last seven months, underscoring building optimism among factory managers.

 How is digital technology innovation impacting your trucking operations?