Articles | June 2018

Feature Stories

Case Studies


People and Culture First, Strategy Second

Dan Curtis of BNSF Logistics discusses his leadership strategies and priorities.

Reader Profile

Tim Miller: Serving It Up Fresh, Fast, and Casual

Profile of Tim Miller, vice president of supply chain with Smashburger, a leading fast-casual burger restaurant


Haroon Syed

Carriers Corner: Air, Ocean, Rail, Road TopicsHaroon Syed

4 Ways to Tell If Your Alcohol Carrier Knows the Hard Stuff

As technology and innovation continue to enable new options, supply chains will be sure to keep pace and take us to new heights.

Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

GDPR: Privacy, Yes. Innovation, No

If you spend too much time clearing privacy protection notices from your email box, thank the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). But what exactly is this regulation and how might it impact future supply chain technological innovation?

Good QuestionKatrina Arabe

If you could speed the development of a supply chain-disrupting technology, what would it be and why?

Readers reveal the technologies they would rev up to boost supply chain efficiency.

William Salter

IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyWilliam Salter

Last-Mile Technology Needs a Radical Rethink

Without great delivery route planning and scheduling, all the smart, powerful technology invested in grinds to a halt at the final hurdle.


Ten Tips

Implementing Blockchain Technology

Blockchain technology creates a global and trustworthy history of a product—from transaction to production to consumption. It has the potential to revolutionize workflows across international borders, empowering an automated, connected supply chain with simplicity and traceability.


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