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Who said supply chains are boring?: 6. Winfield Scott: A Native.

Supply Chains Rock

Long before UPS and third-party logistics companies, these historic logisticians were laying the groundwork that powers commerce today. Over the next several weeks I will unveil seven of historys most innovative logisticians as told by Philip Rudy a contractor for Diakon Logistics. Last week we highlighted Christopher Columbus: A Logistical Pioneer. During the Civil War, Ulysses Grant used logistical strategies that he learned from Scott. EU Logistics Hub Blog.

FMCSA Grants $1 Million to Veterans Who Want to Be Trained as Truck Drivers


million veterans exiting the military since the beginning of the war in Afghanistan means that significantly more work is needed. The contrasts in the trucking industry are staggering. One of the biggest examples is the trucking industry, where the need for heavy-vehicle drivers is expected to grow by more than 17% in the coming years, but veterans are still having a hard time transitioning into this field.