Articles | June 2022

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Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

Chick-fil-A Strikes Oil

Good Question

What pandemic-era adjustment will have the greatest supply chain impact?

From digital twins to vendor diversification, industry insiders reveal the pandemic-era pivots that are here to stay.

Online ExclusiveSupply Chain DisruptionChristian Schuh and Daniel Weise, Partners, Boston Consulting Group

Why Procurement Is the Key to Preparing for the Next Supply Chain Crisis

Some corporate leaders contend that the crisis, triggered by these exceptional events, could not have been foreseen. As such, they argue, there was nothing they could have done to anticipate or prepare for the supply chain crisis. We think, however, that business leaders can do more to be proactive by taking steps to make their supply chain more resilient, flexible, and robust in times of crisis.

Amir Khoshniyati

Supply Chain SecurityAmir Khoshniyati

Integrating NFC and Blockchain

What can be done to alleviate threats to supply chain security? The answer is closer than many think: unified NFC and blockchain technology.

Online ExclusiveViewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisDrew Herpich, Chief Commercial Officer, Transportation Insight & Nolan Transportation Group

The Importance of Establishing Relationships with Truckload Carriers

While the ball is in the carrier’s court regarding pricing, shippers can still benefit by establishing meaningful, collaborative relationships with truckload providers.

Online ExclusiveViewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisBrett Suma, CEO, Loadsmith, 888-975-5623

Now Is the Time to Automate the Middle Mile

The reality is that there has never been a larger pool of professional drivers available. The solutions for the carriers should be to evolve and embrace new technologies that create more attractive driving jobs.


Ten Tips

Optimizing E-Commerce Fulfillment Operations

10 tips to help retailers and brands optimize performance by filling orders quickly, seamlessly and cost-effectively.


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