Articles | September 2011

Feature Stories

Case Studies

Delivering a Slice Of Fresh Supply Chain Solutions

Casebook

Delivering a Slice Of Fresh Supply Chain Solutions

A new inbound/outbound logistics operations solution helps pizza chain Papa John's handle rapid expansion.

Reader Profile

Angela Duesterhaus: Joining the Jet Set

Angela Duesterhaus, logistics and export compliance manager at PAS Technologies in North Kansas City, Mo., talks about her recent projects and describes how a disappointment in a previous job taught her a valuable lesson.

Commentary

Chris Cline

3PL LineChris Cline

Drawing Value from Managed Drayage Solutions

Outsourcing drayage services to a 3PL can gain shippers significant savings, writes Chris Cline of Corporate Traffic.

Felecia Stratton

Checking InFelecia Stratton

Freight at Rest is Freight at Risk

Motor freight carriers employ a variety of strategies to keep cargo secure in transit, writes Editor Felecia Stratton.

Karen Bomber and Jim Caudill

IT MattersKaren Bomber and Jim Caudill

Inventory Intelligence: The Key to Unlocking Omni-channel Retailing

Retailers who succeed at integrating their inventory intelligence can cut costs, accelerate turns, and build revenue by driving high-fidelity information back into the supply chain, aligning it with shopper demand, write Tyco Retail Solutions’ Karen Bomber and Jim Caudill.

Tom Kampf

ViewpointTom Kampf

Refrigerated Trucks Haul More Than Just Perishables

No longer hauling just fresh produce and other groceries, today’s truck and trailer refrigeration systems also keep other high-value loads at ideal temperatures and humidity levels so they arrive safely at their final destinations, writes Thermo King’s Tom Kampf.

How-To

Ten Tips

Building Efficiency Into Your Supply Chain

Ellen Fontaine, VASCOR Ltd, offers advice for boosting supply chain efficiency.

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