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Gene Seroka at TPM 2017
25 May 2017
Detailing two topics discussed at length at TPM 2017, Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka joined JOC.com for a discussion of HPEC — the Harbor Performance Enhancement Center, as well as a new partnership with General Electric Transportation on a portal/information sharing system. "This will provide visibility on cargo coming into Los Angeles 14 days before ship arrival," Seroka said.
23 May 2017
The debate shows the growing maturity of the industry’s embrace of a slew of startups using digital and other technology.
Brad Jacobs Keynote TPM 2017
23 May 2017
The e-commerce boom helped balance 2016's weakened intermodal market, said XPO Logistics Chairman and CEO Brad Jacobs. In this interview, the TPM 2017 Keynote Speaker summarizes the main points of his presentation -- importance of technology and globalization of trade -- and integration future for XPO.
Bowen-Panalpina-TPM2017
23 May 2017
It's not so much disruptive technology that we need to consider, it's the points of tech evolution that will change customer expectations, said Panalpina's Senior Vice President Joshua Bowen.
22 May 2017
As a brokerage, Uber Freight wants drivers with trucks, not trucks without drivers.
19 May 2017
'Driver-centric' brokerage aims to unlock small-carrier capacity for freight shippers and give truck drivers a new pipeline of freight to tap.
19 May 2017
Container shipping has reached a point where digitization has become a competitive necessity.
16 May 2017
The pilot project includes some of the biggest stakeholders at the largest US port.
12 May 2017
Flexe's virtual next-day delivery network helps the "Airbnb of warehousing" deliver e-commerce fulfillment for shippers.
09 May 2017
A free container database shows how the sharing of electronic information can help the supply chain from BCOs to marine terminals.