Articles | November 2018

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Amway India Inks Digitized Warehouse Plan

Amway India boosted warehouse efficiency and accuracy by deploying JDA’s warehouse management solutions.


Committing Head and Heart to Health

Leadership profile of Chris Cassidy, president of global healthcare logistics strategy, UPS.

Reader Profile

Lori Fellmer Keeps It Moving

A profile of Lori Fellmer, vice president of logistics and carrier management with BassTech International.


Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

Post Office Dings E-Commerce?

Two important developments–the US Postal Service’s relationship with Amazon and the U.S.withdrawal from the Universal Postal Union (UPU)–will impact domestic and international e-commerce shipments.

Good QuestionKatrina Arabe

Good Question: What was your first job in logistics and what did it teach you?

Readers reminisce about their first jobs in logistics/supply chain and reveal the lessons they derived.

Paul A. Myerson

The Lean Supply ChainPaul A. Myerson

Going Straight to the Sourcing

This article defines strategic sourcing and how to implement it.

Rachal Snider

Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisRachal Snider

How to Become a Shipper of Choice

As shippers, carriers and logistics service providers prepare for a busy Q4, here are some ideas for easing the capacity crunch, controlling costs, and becoming a “shipper of choice.”


Ten Tips

Minimizing Airfreight Costs

These best practices will help streamline your airfreight process.


Past Issues


Digital Editions

3PLs to the Rescue Cover

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3PLs to the Rescue

(244 pages • 41.8 MB PDF)

Reshaping the Supply Chain Cover

Full Digital Issue

Reshaping the Supply Chain

(420 pages • 103.9 MB PDF)

2020 Logistics Planner Cover

Digital Edition

2020 Logistics Planner

(128 pages • 16.6 MB PDF)

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards Cover

Digital Edition

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

(9 pages • 0.58 MB PDF)

3PL Perspectives 2020 Cover

Digital Edition

3PL Perspectives 2020

(10 pages • 1.3 MB PDF)