It is hard to believe that the time has come for another look back at a completed year. To be honest, and I know it sounds somewhat cliché, 2017 seriously flew by, or so it seems. There are different reasons why it feels that way, of course, but this year, in some ways, feels like…Details
Rugged devices and mobility are playing a leading role in today’s warehousing and logistics operations
2017 was a good year for John Wolfe, CEO of The Northwest Seaport Alliance.
For October, the most recent month for which data is available, the SCI was -9.6, following September’s -8.2 and August’s -6.7.
FTR said this reading is a byproduct of rising spot and contract truck rates, coupled with a tight trucking market.
LM caught up with Doug Waggoner, CEO of Chicago-based non asset-based 3PL Echo Global Logistics.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is strongly lobbying to tweak – not trash – the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA.) And it’s not just transport companies who are leading the charge within the Chamber, U.S. Business Roundtable and other Washington lobbyist heavyweights.
Transportation, logistics, and supply chain play an increasingly pivotal role in providing excellent customer service.
The industry’s driver shortage is no secret. As carriers get more selective about the freight they haul, shippers need to make themselves more carrier-friendly.