Articles | December 2017

Feature Stories

Case Studies

I.T. Toolkit

Better Routing Takes Root

This case study tells how Weatherford Farms increased efficiency in its delivery network by switching from manual routing to an automated routing system.

LeaderSHIP

From Top Waffle to Top Rhino

Profile of Kevin Nolan, founder and CEO of Nolan Transportation Group, Atlanta

Reader Profile

Billy Duty: Formulating a World-Class Supply Chain

Profile of Billy Duty, head of North American supply chain with BYK USA, Inc., a division of Altana, a specialty chemicals company

Commentary

Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

CX in the Era of Supply Chain Impatience

Transportation, logistics, and supply chain play an increasingly pivotal role in providing excellent customer service.

Good Question

GOOD QUESTION | What's the difference between supply chain visibility and transparency?

Readers explore the fine line between supply chain visibility and transparency.

Sean Riley

IT MattersSean Riley

Building Visibility, Response, Resiliency

To maximize productivity, efficiency, and profit, Chief Supply Chain Officers should strive for visibility into the supply chain and confidence that it could handle any type of disruption.

Lawrence Catanzaro and Tony Fricchione

ViewpointLawrence Catanzaro and Tony Fricchione

How to Navigate the Driver Shortage

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.

How-To

Ten Tips

Optimizing Route Planning to Cut Costs

Ensuring your transportation operation is making the most efficient use of vehicles, fuel, and drivers should be a high priority. Use these tips to keep transportation costs in check while boosting your bottom line.

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