Software & Technology
Safety & Security
How Continued Market Volatility is Shaping Supply Chain Strategy
Shippers that can remain flexible and agile in anticipating and reacting to evolving consumer trends, rather than relying on past seasonality, will be well-positioned for success in 2021 and beyond.
December 29, 2020
2021 Predictions for the Delivery and Supply Chain Industry
December 28, 2020
TorQuest Partners Acquires VersaCold Logistics Services
December 23, 2020
Spirits Transportation Requires More Finesse from 3PLs
December 23, 2020
Now is the Time to Re-Evaluate Every Area of Your Business
December 21, 2020
LoadDelivered Logistics Rebrands to Capstone Logistics, Strengthens Integration Between Warehousing and Transportation Divisions
December 16, 2020
L.I.N.K.: Jack Daniel's Gives Inside Look at Logistics Operations
What does it take for the world's top selling whiskey to ship its products all over the world? Associate editor Brielle Jaekel finds out in an interview with Jack Daniel's Distillery GM.
January 19, 2021
New Year, New Administration – What’s Next for our Nation’s Supply Chains
Here’s what a new president and a newly revamped way of moving products through the chain means for the future of the supply chain.
January 18, 2021
L.I.N.K. Live | Food Logistics Editors Talk Fashion and Reverse Logistics
Marina, Brielle and Mackenna sit down and discuss the fashion supply chain and how reverse logistics plays a role.
January 13, 2021
Food Logistics’ Associate Editor Takes Second Place in MVP Awards
Food Logistics’ associate editor Brielle Jaekel placed second in the Distribution/Order Fulfillment category in Logistics Brief’s 2020 MVP Award.
December 10, 2020
Emerson Cargo Solutions’ Real-Time Trackers Protect 3PL Customers’ Fresh and Frozen Shipments
Emerson Cargo Solutions' GO real-time tracker solution delivers what Choptank teams refer to as the “first line of defense” for protecting their refrigerated loads.
December 8, 2020
Penske Logistics to Acquire Trucking Company Black Horse Carriers, Inc.
Penske Logistics has reached an agreement to acquire Black Horse Carriers, Inc. Financial terms were not disclosed.
December 3, 2020
Why Trucking Industry Must Change for the Long Haul
It’s time for the trucking industry to benefit from this wave of innovation.
December 3, 2020
Food Logistics Launches Future of Supply Chains Week of Webcasts
Register today for one, two or all track sessions covering Transportation, Cannabis, Supply Chain Visibility, Warehousing and Procurement.
October 15, 2020
Averitt to Expand Laredo, TX Distribution Center
The addition of the enclosed distribution and fulfillment center brings the total size of the facility to 62,500 square feet with 48 truck doors.
November 23, 2020
New Executive Council Establishes Less-Than-Truckload Digitalization Standards
The Digital LTL Council brings together carriers, logistics service providers, shippers and technology providers with the sole focus of developing a set of uniform standards that support the scalable automation and digitalization of LTL shipments.
November 20, 2020
L.I.N.K. Live | Food Logistics Editors Talk Truck Driver Shortage
Marina, Brielle and Mackenna sit down with Rebecca Brewster, president and COO of American Transportation Research Institute, to discuss driver shortage, results from ATRI’s annual driver report, the future of trucking and transportation and more
American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI)
November 18, 2020
Safety & Security
Research: 75% of Companies Plan to Make Changes to Build More Resilient Supply Chains
Among the top findings include, the pandemic is proving to be a catalyst for change, with 75% of survey respondents saying their companies will make changes to supply chain practices based on lessons learned from the pandemic.
November 17, 2020
Scaling the Food Supply Chain for Upcoming Holiday Season
Amid multi-billion-dollar shift in consumer food spend and 300% jump in online grocery sales, food retailers need supply chain agility and scale for a holiday season marked by increased demand and shorter timelines.
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.
November 14, 2020
3PL Central Launches Industry’s First Ever Third-Party Logistics Warehouse Benchmark Report
3PL Central released the industry’s first ever Benchmark Report focused exclusively on the 3PL warehouse industry.
November 13, 2020
Excess Inventory Challenges in Food and Beverage
Here’s the unique aspects of the food and beverage industry’s excess inventory challenges, and what strategies must be implemented to navigate the future.
November 13, 2020
More Women Are Turning to Delivery Driving During COVID-19
More women left the labor force in September than the total number of jobs the country added in the same month.
Delivery Drivers Inc. (DDI)
November 12, 2020
Food & Beverage E-Commerce: How it Impacts Order Fulfillment
As consumers grow accustomed to the ease and convenience of shopping online for food and beverage products, e-commerce promises to be an important growth area for this category.
Saddle Creek Logistics Services
November 12, 2020
5 Strategic Questions to Optimize RFPs
Let’s delve into some questions that can help shippers align their goals with their overall strategic vision.
November 10, 2020
Staying Home for the Holidays
If you're a shipper already struggling to find capacity and meet higher-than-normal demand, one solution is to work with a large diversified transportation service provider that can move your inventory in today's turbulent logistics marketplace.
November 7, 2020
Surviving Disasters Along the Cold Supply Chain
By employing an impact analysis coupled with a comprehensive disaster recovery plan, companies can better respond to such disruptions.
November 4, 2020
How Movement of Perishables Continue to Fly High
To maintain its integrity, fresh produce is often transported via air to ensure prompt, reliable transit.
November 2, 2020
3PLs Support Resiliency in Foodservice During Pandemic
The upheaval caused from the Coronavirus pandemic required 3PLs in food to assist in major operation pivots.
October 26, 2020
Ocean Ports & Carriers
MatchBack Systems and SynchroNet Intermodal Services to Provide Unique Services
The combination of these cooperative services focus on solutions for intermodal marketing companies, third-party logistics companies, beneficial cargo owners, truckers, ocean carriers and container leasing companies.
MatchBack Systems Inc.
October 14, 2020
What to Do When a Supplier Fails in Your Food Supply Chain
Supplier failure becomes much easier to navigate when you’re set up to be agile, informed and open to innovative solutions.
October 13, 2020
How Implementing 4PL Consignment in Practice Can Be Helpful for a Business
4PL operators supervise, mastermind and manage the complexities of an organization’s logistical chores, thereby providing a distinctive look into a business’s overall operations.
Allied Market Research
October 3, 2020
The Inevitable Transformation of Trucking is Coming
There is plenty of opportunity to improve workforce safety, create efficiencies in the supply chain with contactless payments and automation and inevitably create room for the future of trucking with emerging technology.
September 30, 2020
Transitioning to a Delivery-First World
Here are Top 3 location tech features every urban delivery service should have.
September 28, 2020
Women in Trucking to Launch New Diversity & Inclusion Index
The D&I Index will document the programs that fleets currently use, share best practices that have proven successful across the industry and recognize creative solutions in different areas.
Women In Trucking Association
September 24, 2020
L.I.N.K. | Supply Chain Editors Talk Airline Freight with Laura Kvistad of Unisys
Marina, Brielle and Mackenna visit with Laura Kvistad, senior marketing of communications from Unisys, to discuss airline freight in the supply chain.
September 22, 2020
How Do 3PLs Handle Recalls in the Cold Chain?
Third-party logistics providers likely never issues a recall, but is a key party responsible for acting on it. Here’s who’s responsible and why.
September 21, 2020
Uber Freight Expands Enterprise Shipper Offering with Uber Freight Enterprise and Uber Freight Link
These products advance and complement shippers’ existing TMS and WMS solutions, enabling seamless, efficient end-to-end freight management at enterprise scale.
September 8, 2020
International Foodservice Distribution Association Debuts Virtual Conference
Scheduled for Oct. 27-29, DSC DIRECT will feature education sessions, a virtual expo hall, innovation lab presentations and virtual networking.
International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA)
September 3, 2020
Top 3 Freight Trends Set to Shape the Rest of 2020
The severity of COVID-19 outbreaks and how consumers respond will tell supply chain managers a lot about what to expect during the balance of the year.
September 2, 2020