Who said supply chains are boring?: 6. Winfield Scott: A Native.
Supply Chains Rock
AUGUST 31, 2012
Logisticians are dazzling masterminds who use ingenuity to transport cumbersome supplies across vast distances and over some of the worlds most challenging terrain. These transportation experts used manpower and pure mechanical force to get things where they needed to be. Long before UPS and third-party logistics companies, these historic logisticians were laying the groundwork that powers commerce today. Last week we highlighted Christopher Columbus: A Logistical Pioneer.