- 23/07/2017An article recently published in Material Handling and Logistics looked at the Pennsylvania proposed warehouse tax as a potential industry trend. According to the article, “To help close a $3 billion budget deficit, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) has asked the state legislature to extend the state’s 6% sales and use tax to commercial storage services, drawing strong criticism from business groups, especially warehouse owners. Operators of third-party logistics warehouses and other business interests have mounted a campaign to derail the tax.”
- Georgia growing with facilities all over the state. Especially by the Savannah Ports. 40 new companies expanding .
- 20/07/2017From a business perspective, sustainability and responsible
sourcing have become imperative. Recent
consumer research found that 84 percent of global
consumers try to purchase products or services that
are socially or environmentally responsible, and 90
percent want more responsible products and services.*
Sourcing Rainforest Alliance Certified bananas
is one direct way to tap into this growing market. The
Rainforest Alliance can help guide messages, stories,
and other communications for effective marketing of
Benefits of sourcing certified products include:
• supply chain security
• risk mitigation
• cost savings
• access to new market opportunities
• accurate and credible sustainability claims
• meet consumer preference
• marketing and communications opportunities
• improved brand reputation
From a long-term perspective, certification helps ensure
the future viability of banana production, which
will likely confront increasing pressures from climate
change and socioeconomic factors. By applying good
practices related to environmental management,
worker health and safety, and farm productivity,
certified farms are preparing to be able to deliver
high-quality, sustainable bananas into the future.
Is there enough volume of Rainforest Alliance
- Producer10/07/2017WE LOVE GEORGIA, from BILL STANKIEWICZ, SAVANNAH SUPPLY CHAIN EXECUTIVE & beBee Brand Ambassador Why I love the Georgia Manufacturing Alliance: Atlanta, GA The Georgia Manufacturing Alliance (GMA) experienced unprecedented growth in the first half of 2017 surpassing the expectations of founder, Jason Moss. Â With the focus on...
- 03/07/2017XPO, DHL Supply Chain & Global Forwarding, Kuehne + Nagel, Nippon Express, AMAZON GROWTH CONTINUES, by BILL STANKIEWICZ, COLD LOGISTICS EXECUTIVEwww.linkedin.com I have seen interest from European companies without a strong US base looking to purchase through several American companies. They see see our...
- Producer20/06/2017Superheroes Wanted: Inquire Within You are worthless. You’re a mess. You can’t do anything right. You disgust me. You’re a freak. Stay out of this, no one asked you. Why don’t you go kill yourself and put everyone out of their misery. You’re a loser. You have no friends. ...
- 22/06/2017Brunswick Georgia Mayor now speaking here at Sea Palms Resort. Some discussion on building a new freezer food warehouse here👍👍👍👍🐝🐝
- Producer21/06/2017Fixed Mindset Will Destroy More Than Your WardrobeEveryone’s Talking About Fixed Mindset vs. Growth MindsetOn Saturday I went to an expo for Lu La Roe, a women’s fashion company that sells dresses, skirts, and leggings at home parties and online. I hadn’t been planning to go, mind you. I was...
Comments22/06/2017 #2 Franci🐝Eugenia Hoffman, beBee Brand AmbassadorWelcome to beBee @Brenda Bernstein. Excellent post and I agree we have to open our minds to other ideas. Sometimes we don't realize we are stuck in a mindset until we encounter a challenge. I have fixed mindsets, however, I don't feel I can shift them until I find solutions.
- 13/06/2017Kelly Tilgman, from Gator hole to top of network television . A true leader early on at the Golf Channel . 👍👍🐝🐝🐝🐝🐝🐝🐝🐝🏌🏼🏌🏼🏌🏼
- Producer12/06/2017GEORGIA BUSINESS GROWTH CONTINUES FOR 2017-2018, BILL STANKIEWICZ, COLD LOGISTICS SUPPLY CHAIN EXECUTIVEGroup picture from attendees from WiM, Women in Manufacturing Savannah Conference Savannah’s growth prospects are among the best in the nation. The city’s unique ambiance and transportation infrastructure make it an attractive place to live...