Safety & Security
How the Foodservice Industry is Trimming Costs, Boosting Visibility
The highly competitive foodservice industry continues to adopt software and technology tools to help maintain an edge in the marketplace, which includes trimming costs and boosting visibility.
November 7, 2019
IBM Shares Supply Chain Tech Trends
September 23, 2019
Managing Risks in the Food Supply Chain featuring Phoenix Logistics’ Rob Kriewaldt
Listen in on a podcast detailing how to manage risks in the food supply chain with software and technology.
August 20, 2019
Pest Management in the Food Supply Chain featuring Orkin’s Chelle Hartzer
Join Orkin’s Chelle Hartzer for a podcast on integrated pest management in the food supply chain.
August 20, 2019
FreshCode: Revolutionary Temperature Monitoring
August 28, 2017
OTIF and FSMA: What Shippers Want and How 3PLs Can Deliver
Join Dave Halsema, executive vice president of MacroPoint and Lara Sowinski, editorial director of Food Logistics, as they discuss exactly what today’s shippers are looking for and how you can exceed their expectations with real-time visibility.
August 22, 2017
Maintaining Fleet Performance and Customer Service in the New Regulatory Landscape
August 7, 2017
Staying Relevant, Staying Innovative in the Food/Bev Supply Chain
June 6, 2017
Technology Takes Fleet Safety To The Next Level
Jason Palmer, president of SmartDrive, discusses how video recording systems are helping take fleet safety to the next level.
May 18, 2017
Lithium Ion Battery Technology For Forklifts: Big Benefits for Food Distributors
April 27, 2016
WERC Conference Podcast: Unilever Executive Gains Insights On Robots In The Warehouse
Chris Harbert, global sales director at Rethink Robotics, described the advantages of “collaborative” robots.
May 6, 2015
IARW Attendee On FSMA: 'It’s Just Utter Chaos'
Speakers Bud Rodowick of Thermo King and Dr. Patrick Brecht of P.E.B. Commodities Inc. said that many shippers are unaware of the rules that will take effect, particularly the sanitary transport rules.
April 29, 2015
Live from IARW-WFLO Convention: Cold Storage Executive Gains ROI Insight About Automation
April 28, 2015
Lift Truck Design Engineer Intrigued By Robots At ProMat
March 26, 2015
ProMat Attendee Comments On Drone For Yard Management System On Trade Show Floor
March 25, 2015
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'Trade Issues Still Simmering'
Contract talks between the ILWU and the PMA still aren’t finalized, yet trade flows along West Coast ports haven’t been disrupted this time around—surprisingly.
July 28, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'How Drones Could Compete Against Ag-Gag Laws'
A D.C-based journalist recently raised $75,000 on Kickstarter to buy drones and other equipment to investigate industrial farms and document animal welfare problems and pollution.
July 21, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'UPS Bets Big on Europe; So Should US Food Exporters'
UPS will invest about $1 billion over the next three to five years to expand its infrastructure throughout Europe.
July 2, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'All Hands On Deck For ILWU Talks'
The ILWU/PMA contract is set to expire just after the stroke of midnight tonight. However, there’s a glimmer of hope that negotiations between union dockworkers and West Coast ports are on a different course this time around.
June 30, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'FL Reader Survey: Your Two Cents, Please'
Over the next few weeks, I’ll be planning the editorial coverage for 2015. A lot of the story angles and topics I’m considering come from the Reader Survey. You guys are the ones in the field and on site, I trust your opinions and suggestions.
June 23, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'LSP Survey Tells 'How to Get My Attention''
When asked ‘Which information sources do you rely on to stay current on logistics strategies and industry news?’ 70 percent of respondents said logistics industry print magazines.
June 16, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'Grocery Store Trends: Logistics Providers Take Note'
Some interesting trends in the grocery store sector signal changes for logistics providers in the food supply chain.
June 9, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'Put Down That Coffee Cup and Listen Up!'
A devastating fungus known as coffee rust is threatening Latin American coffee producers and the U.S. is rushing in to help.
June 2, 2014
The Week Ahead in 60 Seconds: 'The Worst Supermarket in America'
In a recent survey, Consumer Reports polled 27,000+ readers across the U.S. on which grocery stores are the best.
May 23, 2014