January 30, 2015
Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. will open a nearly 5,000-square-foot innovation and development center at Tech Square.
CCE will locate the innovation center in the Centergy building, a 650,000 square foot development home to several corporate innovation hubs, startups, venture capital firms and tech incubator Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC).
January 26, 2015
"Our deepwater ports are powerful economic engines for the state of Georgia and the nation," said Gov. Nathan Deal. "GPA's great performance over the past year is a testament to Georgia's superior logistics network, starting with port terminals that have flawlessly taken on more business while still ensuring on-time, reliable delivery."
A busy December helped to lift the Port of Savannah to 3.34 million TEUs for the year, an increase of 312,037 TEUs over 2013.
January 26, 2015
Students and Home Depot executives donned in orange aprons lined the 6,500-square-foot room of The Home Depot Technology Center grand opening, a move that represents the company’s dedication to improving efficiency and customer experience, as well as enhance university recruitment and R&D.
January 16, 2015
In the last three years, Georgia Ports Authority sent nearly 38,000 short tons of soybeans, flour and meal of oilseed to Cuba, which makes up 80 percent of those products the nation receives. Georgia Ports Authority also sent 35 shipments of other products including cordage and twine, logs and lumber and petroleum products.
January 14, 2015
The Center of Innovation for Logistics produced a report showing a concerning gap between logistics education and industry employment. The report, titled The Logistics of Education and the Education of Logistics: Exploring Supply and Demand of Logistics Workforce uncovered a decline in the number of students choosing logistics-related degrees and those entering into the logistics workforce after graduation.