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2013-10-28 23:26:55

Substitutes are widely available for intermodal cargo container rentals, but market share concentration and vendor financial risks are high. To help procurement professionals make better buying decisions, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of intermodal cargo container rental to its growing collection of procurement research reports. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Intermodal cargo container rental has a buyer power score of 3.1 out...

2013-10-24 23:30:40

Company’s packing expertise extends to international packing and crating. Nort Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Acclaimed Movers & Storage is proud to add international packing and crating services to their extensive menu of options for moving customers. The premier moving company, famous for their all-encompassing relocation services for residential and commercial movers, brings over 10 years of packing and crating experience to this new service. Highly trained international...

2013-10-23 23:28:24

Current load posting reaches all time record numbers on BulkLoadsNow.com due to increased harvest activity and a shortage of trucking capacity. Nixa, MO (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Fall harvest activity caught up to bulk truck freight capacity creating tightness across the truck freight industry. BulkLoadsNow.com, a leading load posting site for the dry and liquid freight industry, reached 35% more loads posted in the third week of October compared to the previous month. The youngest load...

2013-10-15 23:23:05

The award-winning program is proud to feature Cordstrap in an upcoming segment. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 The producers of Viewpoints Industry TV are pleased to announce Cordstrap will be featured in an upcoming segment on "Innovative Solutions to Meet Today's Shipping Challenges" as part of the show's Global Industry series. Thousands of accidents due to insufficient cargo securing occur every year, costing millions of dollars of damage, and worse –...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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