2018 was a great year for Jacksonville’s logistic industry

Jacksonville logistics companies and city transportation agencies boasted record metrics in 2018. The First Coast saw more air passengers, cruise passengers and cargo containers than any year in its history, while local logistics behemoths accrued record-busting earnings. But a year of operational overhauls, tariff pressures, disaster recovery, tax benefits and more offered tailwinds the industry … Continue reading 2018 was a great year for Jacksonville’s logistic industry

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A $63 million ‘innovation corridor’ could be coming downtown Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority unveiled its latest autonomous vehicle, the second lease, on the designated test track from Intuition Ale Works to Daily's Place Amphitheater. The EasyMile Gen-2 is the latest model produced by Transdev, and it offers twice the battery power and engine power of Transdev's first model, which JTA leased previously. The new vehicle also … Continue reading A $63 million ‘innovation corridor’ could be coming downtown Jacksonville

UPS ramps up expansion plan with 100,000 more SQF

The United States Parcel Service's $196 million plan to expand its northwest Jacksonville regional distribution hub could be around 100,000 square feet larger than originally envisioned. Plans submitted to the city on Tuesday detailed a 373,000-square-foot expansion that would add three loading wings to its 532,046-square-foot facility at 4420 Imeson Road. Two years ago, when … Continue reading UPS ramps up expansion plan with 100,000 more SQF

Suddath’s Tracker recognized as an industry-changing innovation

Suddath's Tracker, a technology that allows the relocation company to track individual items in real-time when moving entire corporate offices, is being recognized as an industry-changing innovation. The company will be presented with a 2018 CIO 100 Award, a prestigious global award, in August. The patent-pending technology, developed by Suddath in partnership with local software … Continue reading Suddath’s Tracker recognized as an industry-changing innovation