As a booming economy, an aging and shrinking driver workforce, and the new EDL mandate combine with other factors to create a truckload capacity shortage, shippers have to change how they do business to make sure they can move goods. Experts share how to survive in a new economy where truckers are in the driver’s seat in more ways than one.
Wellness programs keep drivers healthy, and carriers wealthy and wise.
Advances in technology, increasing globalization, and the growth of e-commerce are upending the traditional freight bill audit and payment industry.
Inbound Logistics' annual Top 100 Truckers directory provides an in-depth index of carriers that match shippers' diverse and demanding needs.
Insights collected through Inbound Logistics' exclusive annual survey of shippers and truckers find the industry's most significant trends and challenges.
Celestica improves visibility, controls costs and seeks greater logistics flexibility with MercuryGate’s transportation management system solutions.
Profile of David Goldberg, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding U.S.
The U.S. government reports strong growth for the GDP and freight in Q2 2018 but will such a growth continue despite truck capacity issues?
Driver wellness programs are relatively easy to implement, don't cost money, and are the right thing to.
Executing against the wrong e-commerce strategy – or not having a strategy at all – is a recipe for higher costs and lower customer satisfaction levels and can have a major negative impact on your business.
Readers take sides in the debate on whether to lower the minimum age for getting a CDL to 18 as a way to address the truck driver shortage.
IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain Technology
Moving a whole supply chain from push to pull isn’t easy, but the benefits are worth the effort.
The Lean Supply Chain
The fulfillment part of multi-channel e-commerce is tricky; store delivery is one possible last-mile option.
Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain Analysis
The trends affecting supply chains require an agile approach.
Applying these tips to your supply chain will boost your overall security. It won't be hackerproof, nothing is, but it will deter plenty of them.
A client looked to PLS Logistics for a way to drive real-time visibility, performance and cost savings to allow each of its 200+ office locations to operate effectively.
A home goods retailer turned to Hub Group to secure capacity in the face of a hectic peak season.
Crane Solutions optimized a client’s supply chain by implementing a network, which revolved around one primary location to service a group of hub locations around the United States.
Celadon Logistics helps shippers in time-sensitive industries avoid production disruptions while complying with the ELD mandate.
In selecting a specialized carrier, a shipper should evaluate people, processes and performance.