Articles | September 2018

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I.T. Toolkit

TMS Brings the Power

Celestica improves visibility, controls costs and seeks greater logistics flexibility with MercuryGate’s transportation management system solutions.


Moving Forward and Upward

Profile of David Goldberg, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding U.S.


Noel Perry

Noel Perry

Good News From the Government!
(Yes, You Read That Right)

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?

Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

Conserving a National Resource

Driver wellness programs are relatively easy to implement, don't cost money, and are the right thing to.

Sean Wilcox

E_CommerceSean Wilcox

Shipping and Delivery: How to Get it Right

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.

Good QuestionKatrina Arabe

Good Question: To address the truck driver shortage, should we lower the minimum driver age to 18?

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.

Neil Hamilton

IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyNeil Hamilton

Using IoT to Move From Push to Pull

Moving a whole supply chain from push to pull isn’t easy, but the benefits are worth the effort.

Paul A. Myerson

The Lean Supply ChainPaul A. Myerson

Store Delivery Keeps Retailers in the Game

The fulfillment part of multi-channel e-commerce is tricky; store delivery is one possible last-mile option.

Martin Verwijmeren

Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisMartin Verwijmeren

Tuning Into Supply Chain Orchestration

The trends affecting supply chains require an agile approach.


Ten Tips

Defending Against Supply Chain Hackers

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.


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