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Gartner Predicts the Future of Supply Chain Technology

Digital remains a strategic imperative for supply chain organizations. In the Gartner 2019 Supply Chain Technology User Wants and Needs Survey, a majo ...

10 Must-Read Business Books for 2021

Gartner experts return with a new list of must-read books for business leaders. Not surprisingly, this year’s recommendations reflect the many c ...

Invest in Legal Operations to Drive In-House Efficiency

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought severe disruption to legal functions everywhere, both in terms of how legal teams carry out their work and also in t ...

9 Work Trends That HR Leaders Can’t Ignore in 2021

No one would dispute that 2020 upended business models, priorities and plans as organizations were forced to navigate a rapidly changing environment. ...

10 CIO Resolutions for 2021

In January of 2020, New Year’s resolutions could not have taken into account the rollercoaster of events that year would bring. As the world ent ...

4 Impactful Technologies From the Gartner Emerging Technologies and Tr...

Although virtual assistants have been around for a while, and most consumers are used to dealing with them, the application is limited and the experie ...

4 Strategies to Rev Up B2B Sales Growth in 2021

Only 6% of chief sales officers (CSOs) say they are extremely confident about their team’s ability to meet or exceed revenue goals. So it’ ...

5 Key Predictions for Identity and Access Management and Fraud Detecti...

Security and risk management leaders are experiencing widespread disruption in identity and access management (IAM) solutions for many reasons, most n ...

Are You a Hybrid Workforce Champion or a Laggard?

The disruption of coronavirus has shattered the paradigm of traditional 9-to-5 work at the office, but the question isn’t just remote vs. on-site. A ...

Top Priorities for Finance Leaders in 2021

Sixty-nine percent of board directors say that the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are accelerating their digital business initiatives. The challenge ...

5 Ways to Support Employees and Managers Amid Political and Social Unr...

Only days into 2021, political turmoil in the U.S. is a jarring reminder that the societal turmoil experienced in 2020 can flare up at any time, and t ...

The Freshly supply chain

Fresh prepared meals are one of the fastest growing segments of the food industry. Freshly talks about what it takes to get the meals from the farm to ...

TFI International buys UPS Freight for $800 million, rebranding as “...

UPS is selling its UPS Freight less-than-truckload (LTL) unit to TFI International Inc., a Canadian holding company that is parent to truckloa ...

TFI International to Acquire US$3 Billion Revenue Less-than-Truckload ...

The approximately US$800 Million enterprise value transaction will combine LTL networks in the United States and Canada projected to provide the most ...

Top CSCMP exec announces retirement

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) recently announced that President & CEO Rick Blasgen is retiring from CSCMP as of Mar ...

Intermodal volumes finish 2020 with strong momentum, reports IANA

Total December container and trailer shipments—at 1,603,236—headed up 13.8% annually, driven by a strong end of the year surge paced by ongoing im ...

ELFA names top 10 equipment acquisition trends for 2021

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) names top 10 equipment acquisition trends for 2021 ...

Unlock Hidden Capacity in Your Freight Network

Learn how companies are leveraging Lane Connect to establish successful partnerships and transform their supply chains. ...

The Era of Personalized Fulfillment

In this white paper, we detail the reasons why personalized fulfillment is mandatory in today's extremely hot ecommerce marketplace, and discusse ...

IFCO Systems names Candice Herndon president of IFCO North America

IFCO SYSTEMS, a leading provider of reusable plastic containers, names Candice Herndon president of IFCO North America. Food packaging leader. ...

CSCMP president & CEO Rick Blasgen announces retirement

Board taps Mark Baxa, previous CSCMP Chairman of the Board, as Interim CEO ...

New Transfix TrueView TMS is geared towards small- and mid-sized shipp...

Transfix said that the new offering—TrueView TMS—focuses on the various “pain points” that small- and mid-sized shippers handle, while ...

ProMach acquires Bartelt, a provider of flexible packaging solutions

Deal includes assets of Bartelt, Scandia, and Kayat from KHS USA to expand ProMach’s portfolio of solutions in pouch packaging, cartoning, and shrin ...

U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes are mixed for the week ending...

Rail carloads—at 232,550—fell 2% annually, and intermodal container and trailers—at 295,997—rose 12.8%. ...

How 25 supply chain leaders improved productivity

The business case for collaborative mobile robotics. ...

Peerless Media announces Robotics 24/7 website

Peerless Media announces Robotics 24/7 website and brand with information to help manufacturing, supply chain, and other companies take advantage of r ...

SMC³ Jump Start 2021: Women in Trucking Leader Discusses Final-Mile D...

At this year's SMC³ Jump Start 2021 virtual conference, Ellen Voie, president, and CEO of Women in Trucking Association will be discussing makin ...

SMC³ Jump Start 2021: FourKites CPO to Present Technology Solutions t...

At this year's Jump Start 2021 virtual supply chain conference, Priya Rajagopalan, chief product officer at FourKites, will discuss using logisti ...

FlexQube adds to its dealer network

McGee Storage & Handling joins the FlexQube dealer network in the USA ...

SMC³ Jump Start 2021: GlobalTranz CTO to Offer Insight into Technolog...

GlobalTranz Chief Technology Officer Russ Felker will discuss using logistics technology to solve supply chain pain points at SMC3's Jump Start 2 ...

JSCM Video: Dancing the Supply Chain: Toward Transformative Supply Cha...

As recent crises have shown, even the best supply chains can’t escape political, economic and planetary phenomena. It’s time for a new approach ...

Talking Supply Chain Podcast: Breaking through the concrete ceiling

Listen in as Loyola University Chicago’s Harry Haney and Jeffrey Korzenik, chief investment strategist for Fifth Third Bank, discuss the benefits of ...

Breaking Through the Concrete Ceiling

Listen in as Loyola University Chicago’s Harry Haney and Jeffrey Korzenik, chief investment strategist for Fifth Third Bank, discuss the benefits of ...

Port of Los Angeles and Port of Long Beach end 2020 with strong volume...

Total 2020 POLA volume—at 9,213,395 TEU (Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units)—were down 1.33%, or 124,236 TEU, annually, and over at POLB, 2020 turne ...

EnerSys expands partnership with Industrial Battery & Charger

EnerSys expands partnership with Industrial Battery & Charger ...

Duravant launches nVenia, a Duravant operating company offering packag...

Duravant launches nVenia, a Duravant operating company offering packaging solutions ...

Retail comes out swinging

As retailers rebuild their distribution schemes as quickly as possible, they are still behind the curve when it comes to how the role of stores is cha ...

CSCMP President & CEO Rick Blasgen announces retirement

Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) President & CEO Rick Blasgen announces retirement, with board tapping Mark Baxa, previou ...

Truck tonnage finishes 2020 on an upswing, reports ATA

The ATA’s advanced Seasonally Adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index for December—at 120 (2015=100)—rose 7.4%, from November to December ...

National diesel average increases for the 11th straight week, reports ...

The national average—at $2.696—increased 2.6 cents. ...

Saving On Truckload Freight Rates With Instant Prebate

Find out how to save up to 50% on truckload shipping rates with Flock Freight’s Instant Prebate program. ...

Cardinal Logistics brings NRX Logistics into the fold, to expand last-...

Taking a major step to expand its last-mile home delivery capabilities, Concord, NC-based Cardinal Logistics Management Corporation, a provide ...

The Enterprise Shipper’s Guide to Building a Smarter Truckload Reque...

In this white paper (guide), we learn the secret to booking a more efficient, affordable, and sustainable truckload freight service. ...

Modern-Day Analytic Automation

With modern-day analytic automation, challenges, such as those presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, can be solved through the unification of da ...

FourKites issues Q4 2020 Premier Carriers List

FourKites said that this list is comprised of 382 carriers, brokers, and 3PLs that “have achieved the highest standards of visibility-related op ...

The Essential Guide to Analytic Process Automation

With a Analytic Process Automation Platform, fast and efficient transformation is no longer a capital-intensive endeavor. ...

ISM report highlights manufacturing and services sector growth in 2021

Coming off of 2020, which saw myriad ebbs and flows related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 is expected to point in the direction of econom ...

ISM Semiannual Report points to manufacturing and services sector grow...

Coming off of 2020, which saw myriad ebbs and flows related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 is expected to point in the direction of econom ...

How to Capitalize on New Power and Battery Technology for Material Han...

Learn from practical examples how an integrated power platform, enabled with the Internet of Things (IOT) technology, can increase the efficiency of y ...

Beyond COVID-19: How to Leverage AI and Analytics to Minimize “Suppl...

Today’s harsh reality is that supply chain practices in healthcare seriously lag those in other industries. ...

Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association announces virtual annual ...

CEMA Annual Meeting will be a Virtual Event held on March 12 & 15 - 17 of 2021 ...

FedEx to Cut 6,300 Jobs in Europe after TNT Integration

FedEx Express enters consultations on workforce reductions as it nears the completion of TNT network integration. ...

How to Capitalize on New Power and Battery Technology for Material Han...

Learn from practical examples how an integrated power platform, enabled with the Internet of Things (IOT) technology, can increase the efficiency of y ...

6 Signs You Should Throw Out A Profitable Supply Chain Business Model

A supply chain that is currently profitable in the present, might not be profitable in the long-term. ...

Capacity, demand, and equipment outlooks make for challenging ocean co...

Higher rates, tight capacity, and a lack of empty container availability are major factors the current state of the global ocean container market. ...

Reusable Packaging Association announces new board leadership for 2021

The RPA begins 2021 with new executive committee members and additions to its board of directors. ...

Ibeo and SICK partner on LIDAR sensors for industrial applications

Ibeo and SICK partner for development of large-scale industrial 3D solid-state LiDAR sensor ...

Rockwell Automation acquires CMMS vendor Fiix Inc.

Rockwell Automation completes acquisition of CMMS vendor Fiix Inc. ...

China is back

Despite tariffs, a trade war and a pandemic, the Chinese economy is once again the world’s factory ...

Gartner Research presents ten vaccine distribution questions for suppl...

The research firm offers up 10 questions help focus strategic decision making related to COVID-19 vaccine distribution. ...

FTR’s Trucking Conditions Index heads down but remains strong

The November TCI, which is the most recent month for which data is available, came in in 10.26, down from October’s record high reading of 16.17. An ...

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