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E-commerce is here to stay

February 19, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Shopify survey gauges post-pandemic consumer preferences

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SAFETY FIRST: Run a booming warehouse?

February 19, 2021 by Norm Kramer

It’s time to ramp up your safety efforts

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NY alleges in lawsuit that Amazon didn’t protect workers from virus

February 18, 2021 by Joseph Pisani And Michelle Chapman THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Suit says accusing the company more concerned with making money than protecting its workers from getting sick

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Shopify doubles fourth quarter revenue

February 18, 2021 by Tara Deschamps THE CANADIAN PRESS

Strengthening fulfilment network and targeting international brands will be next focus

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Supply chain interruption tops 2021 risks for business

February 16, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Business interruption (BI), pandemic outbreak and cyber threats the three most frequently cited dangers

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Amazon sues NY attorney general to stop virus probe

February 15, 2021 by Joseph Pisani THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Alleges Attorney General Letitia James overstepped her authority by trying to regulate coronavirus safety protocols

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U.S. lobsters trapped at home

February 9, 2021 by Patrick Whittle THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Chinese New Year surge in exports hit by pandemic, trade wars

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Logistics execs think recovery will take years

February 9, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Pandemic fallout to weigh on global economy even as some regions rebound, survey indicates 

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Ports expected to keep breaking records through spring

February 9, 2021 by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Following a record 2020, imports at the largest container ports in the U.S. are expected to set new monthly records from now into the summer

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Covid-19 has fuelled automation – but human involvement is still essential

February 9, 2021 by Francesco Biondi, Assistant Professor, Human Kinetics, University of Windsor

More automation does not always make the workplace more efficient