Acquisition Announcement: Terra Worldwide Logistics acquires American Global Logistics; Chad Rosenberg joins TWL as CEO

American Global Logistics

The post Acquisition Announcement: Terra Worldwide Logistics acquires American Global Logistics; Chad Rosenberg joins TWL as CEO appeared first on AGL Leading third-party logistics provider, Terra Worldwide Logistics (”TWL or “the Company”) announced today that it has acquired the assets of Georgia-based American Global Logistics (“AGL”).

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US removes Defense Production Act ratings for some vaccines

The Supply Chain Journal

You can take away the DPA priority rating and there’s still massive demand that’s chasing very few pieces of this equipment in limited supply,” Chad Bown, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics who researches international trade, told FreightWaves.

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“1+1=3? Opportunities in Logistics (Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2015 Conference)

Talking Logistics

In the video clip below, Chad Murphy, VP of Professional Services at Descartes, shared with me some best practices he’s seeing from other customers in the realm of omni-channel fulfillment and same-day delivery. Cloud/SaaS IT Trends Supply Chain Technology Trends Airclic Chad Murphy customs Customs Info Descartes Evolution 2015 Descartes Systems Group Ed Ryan home delivery Innovel Ken Wood omni-channel routing and scheduling Sears

The Digital Transformation of Supply Chains

Talking Logistics

Chad Lindbloom, Chief Information Officer at C.H. Podcast version (click to play): Chad Lindbloom, Chief Information Officer at C.H. Robinson Chad Lindbloom digital transformation machine learningRobinson discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: What does “digital transformation” mean in the context of supply chain management?

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Before You Hire a Logistics Data Scientist

Talking Logistics

If you look at supply chains and how they’re dynamically changing today and becoming more complex — things like e-commerce and direct-to-consumer deliveries, globalization (which has been going on for a while), smaller and more frequent shipments, and shippers more aggressively managing their supply chains — all of these things are driving the need for greater technology adoption,” said Chad Lindbloom, Chief Information Officer at C.H.

Why Managers Should Focus on Securing Building Entrances

IT Supply Chain

By Chad Rissanen (pictured). Chief Revenue Officer, Tevano. The post Why Managers Should Focus on Securing Building Entrances appeared first on IT Supply Chain. Industry Talk

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IT outsourcing offers respite for overwhelmed industry

The Supply Chain Journal

Bureau of Labor Statistics recently reported that demand for jobs in tech will grow by half a million over the next 10 years,” DDC FPO Vice President of Sales Chad Crotty said. Logistics News Chad Crotty DDC DDC FPO Great Quarter Guys news technolgy

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The Benefits & Drawbacks of WMS in the Cloud

GlobalTranz

The concept of a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform allows users to tap into the enterprise-level software at a fraction of the cost of developing and maintaining systems in-house, reports Chad Collins of Supply and Demand Chain Executive. Cloud-based technologies are among the latest innovations impacting supply chain and warehouse management.

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The Value of a Global Digitized Health Community

Supply Chain Brain

Join Iain Barton, Rene Berger, Chad Davenport, Cobus Rossouw, and Greg Brady for an insightful discussion on current challenges and new technologies and processes that will improve the distribution of humanitarian aid and disaster relief globally

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Is 2021 a peak year for earnings? — Great Quarter, Guys

The Supply Chain Journal

Cox and Hampstead also welcome Chad Crotty, vice president of sales in North America for DDC FPO, to the GQG stage to pick his brain about first-quarter earnings and the fate of the freight market going forward. This episode is brought to you by DDC FPO.

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Expedited carrier Tri-State acquired by its management team

The Supply Chain Journal

CFO Corey Crane, COO Korey Walper, IT Director Chad Nicholls and General Manager Mike Lawrence acquired the more than 40-year-old carrier for an undisclosed sum. Tri-State Expedited Service announced it has been acquired by members of its senior management team.

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Watch: Are Warehouses Ready for a SaaS-Delivered WMS?

Supply Chain Brain

Chad Kramlich, chief revenue officer of Open Sky Group, explains the difference between applications delivered in the cloud and those via software as a service (SaaS), and how the latter model applies to modern-day warehouse-management systems (WMS

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Demand Driven Thought Leader Panel Discussion

Demand Driven Technologies

In this panel discussion, DDI’s Co-founder Chad Smith, Debra Smith from CMG, CEO of Demand Driven Technologies Erik Bush, Deepak Mavatoor from TCS as well as Barry Anderson from Coca-Cola Beverages Africa take questions at our 2021 Global Conference.

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[Video] Keys to a Successful Drop Ship Implementation

Talking Logistics

Chad Andrews, Senior Solutions Architect at enVista , discusses the keys to a successful drop ship implementation. Chad Andrews, Senior Solutions Architect at enVista, discusses the keys to a successful drop ship implementation. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] Keys to a Successful Drop Ship Implementation appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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How Cloud PLM Ensures Continuous Improvement in Product Development

Arena Solutions

And, when I spoke with Chad Neumann, Senior Mechanical Engineer for Navitas, he shared his company’s energy and passion for designing innovative battery storage solutions. We didn’t fully appreciate how Arena PLM could improve product development until recently,” Chad continued. “We’ve

Is Sustainability Really a Problem with Matt McLelland

The Logistics of Logistics

When not at work, Matt spends most of his time outdoors and travelling with his family in their DIY converted 2017 Sprinter Van, fondly christened “Chad The Van” by his teenage son. Is Sustainability Really a Problem with Matt McLelland.

Pandemic Accelerates Brands’ Move to Direct-to-Consumer

Enterra Insights

Chad Summe, chief strategy officer at Quotient, agrees that the impacts of the pandemic on consumer behavior may be enduring. 4] Chad Summe, “ Evolving Your Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) Offering,” Consumer Goods Technology ,” 3 December 2020. [5] Direct-to-Consumer (DTC/D2C) sales took off when e-commerce became a reality. As consumers increasingly use the digital path to purchase, DTC sales become an important channel for many brands.

Körber User Conference Showcases Ecommerce Warehouses

Logistics Viewpoints

Chad Collins, CEO of Körber. Körber, which was known as HighJump Software until about a year ago, completed their virtual Elevate Americas user conference. Despite the pandemic, it was a good year for the supply chain group at Körber (Körber rhymes with Gerber, the baby food company).

Natural Resource Scarcity

SCM Research

Bell, Chad W. In their recently published JBL paper, A natural resource scarcity typology: Theoretical foundations and strategic implications for supply chain management , Bell et al.

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017 - DAT Freight Talk Blog

DAT Solutions

How to Handle FEMA Loads Without Losing Your Shirt - Owner-Operator Chad Boblett gives tips on how carriers can help provide a useful service while avoiding losing money. Owner-Operator Chad Boblett fired up his ELD in September to give himself a head start before the Dec. The ELD mandate, rising freight rates, and the impact of multiple hurricanes on the supply chain were among the topics readers were most interested in last year.

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10 Outstanding Books for SCM Professionals

Supply Chain Opz

Are you a supply chain management professional who are looking for inspiring ideas to improve the operations of your supply chain? This article will show you 10 amazing SCM books that provide the information you can really use. Background Early this year, I published one article named " 10 Greatest Supply Chain Management Books of All Time ". The reason for this was to provide a list of "classic" scm books that people can study by themselves while working full-time.

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FreightWaves LIVE @HOME virtual event, May 19-20

The Supply Chain Journal

Chad Eichelberger , President, Reliance Partners. It’s back and bigger than ever. After the volatility of 2020, FreightWaves LIVE @HOME will examine what you can expect for the rest of the year. Listen to pioneering entrepreneurs who can see opportunity on the horizon.

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5 Reasons Why The Use of the IIoT by Manufacturers Is Unavoidable

GlobalTranz

As companies grow, the level of visibility is also directly related to the companies’ level of connectedness in its respective supply chain, reports Chad DeJong of Industry Week. The Industrial Internet of Things ( IIoT ) has been a major topic among manufacturers and third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ) for several years.

Smart Cities won’t be Smart if They Ignore Logistics

Enterra Insights

“While pie-in-the-sky dreams of utopian smart cities fill the media waves,” writes Chad Prevost ( @ChadPrevost ), “[what does a smart city] mean for commercial transportation and the supply chain?”[3] 3] Chad Prevost, “ How smart cities will improve trucking and the supply chain ,” FreightWaves , 13 August 2018. [4] City planners around the world are wrestling with how to untangle traffic snarls in inner cities.

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How AI and IoT Are Transforming Supply Chain Management

TMC

This post is credited to Chad Lindbloom. You’ve seen how artificial intelligence is being applied to many facets of our everyday lives. The fact is, digital transformation is also well underway in supply chain management —and it is transforming the way companies do business. Digitalization of the supply chain has become more and more important. Automation, combined with GPS and other technologies, has increased cost efficiencies for companies and enabled greater visualization of data.

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Greatest movie truck stunts vol. 1

The Supply Chain Journal

Friday — Special guests include Sam Lurye, founder of Kargo; Chad Boblett, Rate Per Mile Masters; and Nicole Heron, Driver Recruiting Center manager of DHL Supply Chain. Welcome to the WHAT THE TRUCK?!? newsletter.

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Three Cool Technologies

Supply Chain Shaman

I appreciate Carol and Chad’s work in this area. Oh my! The blog post, What About Them Apples , raised a lot of heated discussion on LinkedIn. Quite the dust-up… Why? While I am advocating rethinking supply chain planning, for some consultants, the only path forward is the adoption of DDRMP. The recommendation is a broad-brush approach. No matter what I write on demand planning, the response is to blindly deploy DDMRP. To address the topic, let me digress.

The Supply Chain Dilemma – Do I Make House Repairs or Do I Redesign the Home?

Kinaxis

This point really hit home during Dwight Klappich and Chad Eschinger’s session where they discussed the results of their Supply Chain Technology User Wants and Needs Study. by Lori Smith I live in a 40 year old house and in some ways it is certainly showing its age. When there is something that isn’t working, not meeting my needs, or simply has gotten out of date, I find myself asking the question of do I try to fix up what I have or replace it?

Five Hidden Skills that Military Veterans Bring to Logistics

Material Handling and Logistics

Chad Storlie is an adjunct professor of marketing with Creighton University, and the author of Combat Leader to Corporate Leader and Battlefield to Business Success. Use your company’s military veterans and their five-hidden skill sets to make your company logistically successful. Towards the end of World War II, one of the greatest challenges the Allies faced was the bitter attack in December 1944 in what became known as the Battle of the Bulge.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’. The market study by VerkehrsRundschau (a leading German magazine with a website about transport and logistics) assessed the attractiveness of the countries close to Germany as a base for logistics activities. The Netherlands secured first place based on the results from the large-scale survey among logistics decision-makers within manufacturing and retail companies in Germany.

CloudTrucks offers drivers Road to Independence

The Supply Chain Journal

One of his most eye-opening experiences came in talking to Chad Boblett, a veteran, experienced driver and the moderator of the largest Facebook trucking forum, Rate Per Mile Masters.

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How-to on hurricane relief efforts

The Supply Chain Journal

Chad Boblett of the Facebook group Rate per mile Masters can coordinate the process for getting set up. Hurricane Ida’s outer bands began dumping heavy rain on Louisiana early today as its sustained wind gusts reached 150 mph.

Trucking Capacity Crunch Sparks Heated Discussions At CONECT T&T

Freight Plus

Chad Prevost of Freightwaves reports, “Freight trucks are the lifeblood of America’s consumer economy—they represent 70.9 As we enter the second quarter of 2018 it has become clear that the capacity crisis facing the trucking industry is far from over. percent of the nation’s freight by tonnage shipped and 81.5 percent of the nation’s freight

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Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

10 questions to assess working capital management. Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. Some companies generate cash so quickly that they can even achieve negative working capital. Supply Chain Media and software vendor Slimstock have developed this checklist for working capital management. >>Please >>Please click on the red button and fill in the fields to activate the green download button. Checklist for working capital management.

Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

Rethink your optimum: Prepare your supply chain for the challenges of 2017 and beyond. Advanced analytics and optimization technology is the game-changing advantage that will push you past the competition – giving your business more agility, higher accuracy and sharper insights to maximize your revenue. Learn more about: How data, advanced analytics and optimization technology combine to give your company the adaptability it needs in challenging markets.