7 Years Talking Logistics

Talking Logistics

On a cold morning in December 2012, while cross country skiing through the woods in Vermont, an idea popped into my head: How crazy would it be to launch an online video talk show about supply chain and logistics?

Supply Chain Leaders Prepare For The Long Haul. Caution: It Will Be Gray.

Supply Chain Shaman

The first major polio epidemic in the United States occurred in Vermont in the summer of 1894. When I was six, my mother volunteered me for a new polio vaccine trial. It was risky, but my determined mother took a chance. She believed in science and patted my shoulder reassuringly as I rolled up my sleeve. During my toddler years, polio fear gripped the nation.

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Ivalua Achieves FedRAMP Ready Designation

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Customers span all levels of government and include the State of Ohio, State of Arizona, State of Alabama, State of Maryland, State of Vermont, City of New York, Shared Services Canada, British Columbia and many others. Federal Agencies now have fast-track access to market-leading, cloud-based technology to digitally transform government acquisition. REDWOOD CITY, Calif.,

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Digitizes Supplier Registration & Solicitation Process with Ivalua in 1 Week

ivalua

Customers span all levels of government and include the State of Ohio , State of Arizona , State of Maryland , State of Vermont , City of New York , Shared Services Canada, British Columbia and many others.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

Vermont. When you hear the word compliance , what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Here is a good question to help you understand what compliance should look like in your organization. What are your customer, partner, regulatory, and vendor expectations?”. Are you meeting those expectations? The great news about supply chain compliance is that AB&R® makes it a breeze. It’s one of our top six trends we’re following in 2019, and we have decades of experience in this area.

What’s the Solution to Power Outage Proliferation

USC Consulting Group

These included Alaska (138 minutes), the state with the lowest population density, Arizona (138 minutes), Wyoming (153 minutes), Vermont (172 minutes), and Montana (212 minutes). They happen every year in California and throughout much of the Pacific Northwest: wildfires.

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Vermont. Shippers should check with supply chain partners to check their operational capabilities before completing orders in Vermont but should not face many issues. The second week of May marks more state reopening efforts as businesses look to restart typical operations after the pandemic disrupted commerce March and April. Many states are seeing a significant increase in population mobility , which is indicative of state citizens resuming pre-outbreak activity.

Freight Volume Rebounds to Pre-Pandemic Levels

Zipline Logistics

Vermont ? . Shippers should check with supply chain partners to check their operational capabilities before completing orders in Vermont?but As we move into the back half of May, the freight market is starting to show signs of an expedited rebound. . Currently, we are seeing signs of recovery. However, fluctuations are likely , and the road back to typical conditions will be bumpy. . Most states across the US have opened for business in some capacity.

Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Vermont . Shippers should check with supply chain partners to check their operational capabilities before completing orders in Vermont. . As we move into the fourth month of the US COVID-19 outbreak, businesses may begin returning to pre-pandemic operations as states begin reopening. . To effectively track each state’s progress in reopening and how freight is impacted, we will publish a market update for the coming weeks as the country eases out of lockdowns. .

The Definitive Guide on Produce Season Transportation Impacts

Zipline Logistics

Vermont. At well over a half-million gallons per year, Vermont is only eclipsed by Quebec for most in North America. Produce season transportation can have an impact on your freight, even if you do not ship grains, fruits, or vegetables. What is produce season?

Seasoned Leadership in Action™! An Interview with Michael Massetti, VP at Gartner!

Supply Chain Game Changer

I went to the University of Notre Dame for my BSEE degree and the University of Vermont for my MSEE and MBA degrees. Subscribe Here! Email Address. At Supply Chain Game Changer we believe in sharing experiences and expertise from people in every industry and from across the globe.

Freight Rates Dip while Load Availability Climbs

DAT Solutions

Other states, such as South Dakota and Vermont, show as dark red in this Hot States Map from August 9-15 , meaning that they had high load-to-truck ratios. Freight volume increased slightly for vans on the spot market last week, but truckload capacity increased more, so the national average load-to-truck ratio edged down from 1.9 loads per truck on DAT Load Boards.

Van Freight Volume Edges Up, as Rates Lag

DAT Solutions

The state of Vermont is also dark red in this Hot States Map from August 23-29, meaning that the state had high load-to-truck ratio, but it did not provide a lot of loads. Van freight availability rebounded 3% on the spot market last week , and truck posts increased 2%. After rounding, the national average load-to-truck ratio remained the same, at 1.8 loads per truck on DAT Load Boards.

America’s Haunted Highways and Byways

Freight Center

Vermont — Moretown. America is full of spooky places. You probably live near one (or more). If you’re looking to change up your usual Halloween plans, here are five highways and byways in different parts of the country that promise to give you a shiver or two. If you’re in the vicinity of “The Devil’s Washbowl,” be on the lookout for Pigman. Legend has it that on the evening before Halloween in 1951, a 17-year-old boy named Sam became possessed by an evil spirit and vanished.

Who’s Catching the Holiday Shopping Fever?

Enterra Insights

” States with consumers at the other end of the spending scale include: West Virginia ($60); Vermont ($111); Montana ($328); Louisiana ($342); and New Mexico ($373). In some locales it might be turning cold outside, but holiday shopping is heating up. People often catch the holiday shopping fever in the days following Thanksgiving. Lisa Rowan reports, “The National Retail Federation expects holiday retail sales to total between $727.9 billion and $730.7 billion this year.

Rhode Island Named Bottom State for Infrastructure and Transportation as US Underinvestment Takes Toll

EFT

Vermont. Vermont. #32. Rhode Island has been given the dubious distinction of being named the worst state in the US for infrastructure by both CNBC and US News , amongst a poor outlook for the US as a whole by the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Trump's Tariffs Anger US Manufacturers, Business Groups

Material Handling and Logistics

Canada is Vermont’s largest trading partner, and the state stands “to lose big under this ham-handed policy,” Senator Patrick Leahy, a Democrat from the Vermont, said in a statement. The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers urged a “careful re-evaluation of these tariffs so they address legitimate concerns” without harming users of the metals.

How the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement Affects Ecommerce Shops

ShipBob

As of October 1, 2019, there are 23 member states that fully comply with the provisions of the SSUTA: Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Jobs Sustainability: Retrain, Reskill, Relocate, Reimburse

Enterra Insights

And the state of Vermont recently approved a fund to pay $10,000 to employees who relocate there.”[4] Worrying about jobs sustainability during a period of low unemployment may seem unwarranted. However, with so many predictions being made about how many jobs are going to be taken over by artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics, this the perfect time to address this vital topic. Waiting to act until these predictions come true, would be too late.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Vermont. Vermont houses several international ports and intermodal rail lines. Short Answer: Yes. Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Vermont. Vermont houses several international ports and intermodal rail lines. Short Answer: Yes. Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state.

Do Freight Shipping Prices Vary by State?

Freight Center

Vermont. Vermont houses several international ports and intermodal rail lines. Short Answer: Yes. Several factors can impact the cost of freight shipping, including your shipment’s weight, dimensions and any special handling requirements, such as temperature or shape. Additionally, you may notice that the cost of your shipment changes depending on which state you are shipping to or from. Yes indeed, freight shipping prices do vary by state.

Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2019

Enterra Insights

In 2019, three more states — New Mexico, Vermont, and Maine — voted in the name change as well.” 2] Meera Dolasia, “ New Mexico, Vermont, And Maine Replace Columbus Day With Indigenous Peoples’ Day ,” DOGO News , 8 October 2019. [3] Columbus Day, a day set aside to celebrate the discovery of the New World by Europeans, has become a source of controversy.

And the Oscar Goes to.

Tailwind

LAWRENCE of SUBURBIA “Driver shortages…I hope he can lead a whole group of drivers from the middle eastern states– like Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont. And the Oscar Goes to. And the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor goes to. ‘Ben Affleck… in CARGO!’ ’ I knew he’d get it. He just had to get those 7 loads out of Iran right after the student- led revolution against the Shah.