The coronavirus pandemic has exposed some weaknesses in the supply chain. Learn what can companies do now and in the future to reduce these weak spots, as well as avoid issues when recovery is underway.
When a crisis like the coronavirus comes up, it calls into question whether it's worth reshoring. There are many factors to consider and questions to ask.
Shippers around the country are figuring out how to manage the coronovirus crisis day by day. Hear how one shipper is managing this and his insights for scenario planning.
The coronavirus has impacted the economy more that any event in decades. Gary Shilling sheds light on what this means in the days, month and years ahead.
Hear how one major carrier is dealing with the challenges posed by the coronavirus.
Learn about what the second largest intermodal provider is seeing in the market because of the conditions created by COVID-19.
While rates have rebounded somewhat, carrier closings are still common, leaving many wondering where this market is headed.
Carriers were facing a challenging environment before the coronavirus hit. While the new environment has created new opportunities to some, it also creates a lot of uncertainty.
In this interview, Congressman Dan Lipinski provides an update about the state of our nation’s infrastructure, what’s needed for the future, and the challenges at hand.
The parcel industry presents a lot of challenges for shippers such as sharply escalating rates and a maze of surcharges. Hear a summary of what's ahead and how to improve negotiations.
In this interview, Gary Shilling provides an update on what to expect from the economy in order to guide your business and personal planning.
After 21 years of working in various logistics and supply chain management roles at Walmart, Bryan Boudreaux has lots of valuable advice to share.
Get insights on the impact of tariffs from Carolyn Gleason, the Head of the Global Regulatory Practice and International Trade Practice at McDermott Will and Emery.
To shed light on the LTL sector, listen to this interview with the CEO of Estes Express, one of the largest and longest standing LTL freight carriers in the United States.
Hear insights about how Walmart is gaining value from their OTIF program from a former SVP of Transportation and Supply Chain.
When it comes time to negotiate your contracts with LTL carriers, it helps to have a good relationship in place.
Rick Blasgen, the CEO of CSCMP, shares what the report covers, what's happened in the recent past, and what we should expect for the future in the transportation industry.
Yossi Sheffi and Jarrod Goentzel discuss the impact of hurricanes Irma and Harvey, plus how to prepare your supply chain for natural disasters.
How can you improve carrier relations and your ability to get trucks at a reasonable price? Learn how Ardent Mills was able to accomplish this feat.
Ken Spicer, Director of Transportation Carrier Operations at Univar, talks about some of his carriers already leaving the market due to ELD's, and discusses how carriers and shippers can collaborate to navigate the storm.
Hear tips from two leaders in the supply chain industry about how you can manage your operations well and improve relations with carriers.
Illinois Congressional Representative Dan Lipinski, a member of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, shares insights on legislation impacting the logistics industry.
John Larkin, Managing Director of Stifel's Transportation and Logistics Research Group, shares about how technology could impact the marketplace.
Hear about the implications of the Trump Administration on transportation policies. Randy Mullett is a Washington-based expert on the relationship between government and transportation.
Get an in-depth explanation of why the OTIF program is so important to Walmart from two of their former transportation SVPs.
Hear about the future of the logistics industry with Brad Jacobs, CEO of XPO Logistics, plus how they achieved rapid growth.
In this interview, Derek Leathers helps us understand the transportation industry from a carrier's perspective.
Jon Slangerup, the CEO of the Port of Long Beach, talks about what's happening at the ports and why.