Echoes of the Past Reverberate With Historic Stagecoach Shipment

Freight Center

John Butterfield was already an experienced stage line operator on the east coast when he was awarded a contract by the Postmaster General to provide semi-weekly mail service from Memphis, Tennessee and St. Louis, Missouri to San Francisco, California.

The Top Dozen Supply Chain Innovations of All-Time

Operations and Supply Chain Management

The result was terribly inefficient handling on both sides of the equation, poor space utilization on the cargo ships, freight damage, and high logistics costs. P&G first implemented the approach with Schnuck’s Markets in St. Louis, with dramatic results in both lowering inventories while increasing in-stock at retail. First Thoughts. By Dan Gilmore – Editor-in-Chief. April 23, 2015.

Brokers Sound Off on New Food Safety Rule

DAT Solutions

Louis. “Brokers carry contingent cargo insurance, but that wouldn’t cover them if someone became seriously ill because of contamination.” DOCUMENTING TRANSACTIONS.