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shipper

slang One who hopes for and supports a romantic pairing of certain fictional characters, as in a TV show or movie. It is likely a shortened form of the word "relationship." Meredith and Alex shippers really bug me. She's meant to be with McDreamy!
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27% of shippers are seeking IT outsourcing services from 3PLs, up from 17% a year ago.
Shippers want a degree of certainty about when expansion capacity will be placed in service and what happens if the project is delayed.
The flexible solution allows shippers to seek help from other parties to submit the VGM information through CargoSmart.
The plaintiffs asked for and received a temporary restraining order against Tomato Shippers to prevent it from touching the account until a hearing, which is scheduled for Nov.
Some major shippers have already expressed interest to the Seaway corporation in using an Interlake service for consumer goods.
We add value for shippers by providing a spacious, well-managed facility that is attractive to airlines and their customers," says Frainey.
Shippers have turned to contract and third-party transportation and logistics solutions, and, in the interests of leverage and increased coordination, have reduced their carrier partners to a select few.
CPR's Chemical Shipper Safety Award is presented to businesses that annually ship more than 500 freight carloads of regulated chemicals on CPR without a single accidental chemical release while loading or unloading the cars.
The fallacy of this alleged risk transfer is that shipper's interest insurance (which the shipper is seeking to give up) is primary, while a carrier's liability is third party to the shipper.
In my opinion, this contract will also provide Department of Defense shippers with significantly more and better service to ensure cargo is delivered," said Priber.
The new shippers feature a specially designed one-piece plastic clamshell that can hold a single LTO, DLTtape[R], Super DLTtape[R], 3590 or 3592 data tape cartridge.
Thus, shippers of mixed products are seeing a trend toward higher rates when their less dense, less valuable products are shipped under the proposed tariffs.
Thus managing interconnected multiple pipeline networks having multiple gas sources and multiple shippers is becoming a challenging assignment.
His Ottawa-based group represents 130 shippers from the industrial and retail sectors, and lobbies on behalf of buyers of freight services.
Latin American shippers face three key challenges as they try to make the most of their transportation dollars: globalization, supply chain visibility, and rising cost pressures.