National Hispanic Heritage Month is observed every year from September 15th to October 15th, and celebrates the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Mexico, Spain, Central and South America, and the Caribbean.
Evolution of 3PL, Innovation & Supply Chain
At the beginning of the 20th century, the average annual wage was $432, a postage stamp was $.02, and the cost of 5 pound bag of flour was $.12. So much has changed in 120 years, including how we purchase goods and how they get to our homes. Warehousing, Transportation, and Inventory Management have undergone dramatic transformation in the past century. In this article, we explore the evolution of an industry and The Shippers Group.
Did you know that September is National Preparedness Month? Observed every year, National Preparedness Month raises awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time.
Celebrated annually since 1971, Women’s Equality Day falls on August 26, which is the anniversary date of the ratification of the 19th amendment, granting women the right to vote. The national day symbolizes the continued fight for equal rights for women and that our country commends and supports them in this fight.
National Hire a Veteran Day, a day that is observed every year on July 25th, encourages employers to consider veterans in their employment strategies and to fill their open positions. This day provides awareness and serves as a platform to show that our veterans are qualified and trained and looking for jobs within the civilian workforce.