Articles | September 2017

Feature Stories

Case Studies


Golf Ball Maker Hits Supply Chain Sweet Spot

With a pull instead of a push replenishment strategy, golf ball maker Acushnet increased supply chain efficiency.


BluJay Solutions CEO Doug Braun:
Leading with Compassion and Conviction

Profile of Doug Braun, CEO of BluJay Solutions

Reader Profile

Yone Dewberry: Engineering the Supply Chain

Profile of Yone Dewberry, chief supply chain officer, Land O’Lakes


Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

The Economy Will Grow. Is That Bad News?

Truckers and shippers weigh in on the state of the economy as we head into 2018.

Pan Chen

E_CommercePan Chen

Supply Chain Be Nimble,
Supply Chain Be Quick

Use these tips to identify and respond quickly to changing variables in an omni-channel supply network.

Good Question

What would you put in a logistics time capsule for people to open 50 years from now?

Readers share the logistics mementos and paraphernalia they would preserve in a time capsule for people to open in the year 2067.

Jeff Brown

IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyJeff Brown

From Nervous to Chill: Unlocking IoT's Value Across the Cold Chain

Here are five steps to consider when implementing the Internet of Things across the cold chain.

Paul Myerson

The Lean Supply ChainPaul Myerson

Global Supply Chain Risk: Don’t Wait, Mitigate

Having a global supply chain risk management strategy in place can not only increase value to your customers but also reduce your costs and increase performance.


Ten Tips

Investing in the Right Transportation Management System

To get the most out of a TMS, professionals must identify and match operational requirements with the solution’s features. Joe Couto, chief operating officer at HighJump, outlines 10 tips for picking a TMS.


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