Sean Tidwell, formerly sales counselor, has been promoted to sales manager for Las Vegas-based Visstun and Digispec.
Shippers and dockworkers continue negotiations for a new contract in the wake of technology improvements that will reduce the number of employees the docks need to operate.
Salespeople and multi-line reps from Newton Manufacturing Co., Newton, Iowa, traveled to Charleston, S.C. for the distributor's National Sales Meeting and Trade Show, dubbed "Wild About Charleston," at the Wild Dunes Resort Sept. 14 to 18.
Many experts will tell you that you can’t succeed as a part-time entrepreneur, as any good start-up will require a 100 percent commitment of your time and energy. But not many of us have enough savings to live for a year or more without a salary, fund the start-up and still feed the family. Thus I often recommend that entrepreneurs keep their day job until the start-up is producing revenue.
UPS has bought i-parcel LLC, which helps e-retailers send products to overseas consumers. UPS did not say how much it paid for the company.
“The acquisition complements UPS' international cross-border logistics capabilities from the U.S. and U.K., to over 100 countries,” UPS said. “As e-commerce merchants in the U.S., U.K. and other countries grow, UPS continues to strengthen its logistics and technology capabilities to meet the demands of its global customer base.”
National Gift Card Corp. announced that the company is broadening its international presence with expansion of its operations to the U.K. and Europe.
In this week's video battle, current champ AIA and its paper airplanes faces off against AAkron Line's weekly product hack series.
One factory worker died and five others were injured in a dyeing factory fire in Bangladesh on Sunday, Sept. 28.
The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) is consolidating to save money. That much is clear. However, what remains hazy is how that consolidation will affect service, reports The Washington Post.
Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant announced Shelley Bednarski as its new southeast regional sales manager.