5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Digital Transformations in the Manufacturing and Retail Industries.

Why Singles Day Will Become A US Sales Festival

Freightos

Why This Matter for US Exporters and Manufacturers. The logistics infrastructure in China is wildly underdeveloped compared to the United States. With exporting prices so low for US manufacturers, all they need is the market….

Driver Shortage in Trucking: Time for Plan B

Talking Logistics

We’re clicking on all cylinders in terms of job growth,” said Dean Maki, chief United States economist at Barclays. . Just as significant as the headline figures, Mr. Maki said, is that June’s hiring was broad-based, as industries as varied as health care, manufacturing, financial services and retailing all added workers. If freight demand grows as it is projected to, the driver shortage could balloon to nearly 240,000 drivers by 2022.” Last week, the U.S.