Trucking e-log regulations and capacity will be the biggest challenges facing logistics businesses in the US Northeast, says Frank Manfredi. In this episode of the Northeast Logistics podcast series, the president of Manfredi Cold Storage details the concerns and best bets for technological solutions.
Port of Long Beach’s Dr. Noel Hacegaba explains how strategies and investments being made in Southern California supports the logistics business of the Northeast.
JOC.com and Massachusetts Port Authority Director Lisa Wieland discuss its recent $42 million FASTLANE grant, channel deepening and modernization plans for Conley Terminal, as well as the general strengths of Boston as a New England logistics option.
Alex Martino, Director of Business Development, ASA Apple on emerging areas of warehousing and distribution growth on the US Northeast including solar power components. In this short JOC.com podcast, he also discusses expectations for so-called 'mega ships' on the Port of New York and New Jersey and implications for the tri-state area.
Inna Kuznetsova, President/COO, INTTRA discusses the art of data analysis and potential areas of supply chain innovation.
JOC.com Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett interviews DashHaul's Co-founder and CEO Mike Schreiber about autonomous trucks, automation and the challenges of building a platform to automate outdated processes in supply chain management.
Josh Miller, CTSI Global's vice president of transportation management systems, on increasing the usefulness of your data, pulling information from multiple sources and presenting it in a way that everyone can understand. He discusses important tips to put in place for a solid business intelligence strategy, and where next-generation tech and advanced analytics will take the supply chain industry.
Advent Intermodal's Mike Mayhew on the quest for better supply chain visibility and steps needed in further collaboration and information exchange.
U.S. Bank's Rick Erickson discusses balancing the cost increases of direct-to-consumer shipping and changing marketplace demands with data review, as well as fraud and cyber terrorism prevention.
Kevin Connor, BDP director, on the crossover in technology from the e-commerce retail experience to the logistics industry.
Amber Road's Gary M. Barraco with tips for preparing for supply chain failure due to weather-related, labor, economic and political disruptions.
U.S. Bank's Senior Vice President Jeff Pape gives tips for making the decision to outsource freight payment processing, and maintaining data security as well as high visibility. Pape's discussion with Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett also addresses the most common mistakes made with in-house audits, and the No. 1 thing companies need to look at to reduce errors in data overall.
DDC FPO's Madison Jordan discusses ways all companies can reduce errors and gain better data, as well as tips on working successfully with a technology partner. DDC FPO processes 135,000 bills of lading each night and 20 percent of all less-than-truckload bills in the U.S.
Transportation is the highest indirect cost for most companies. It’s a cost that’s hard to control. In spite of this, most companies have been limited in their efforts to reduce transportation spend. That’s because most transportation management software today is limited by the technology behind it. But what if there was a way to rethink the way we manage transportation, breaking down the barriers that exist between systems and suppliers?
On May 14, 2014, the Maritime Association of the Port of New York and New Jersey will induct five industry leaders into the International Maritime Hall of Fame. The 21st annual Ship’s Lookout Award dinner will be held at the Grand Hyatt New York.
2014’s awardees are a diverse group, coming from all facets of the industry, said Executive Director Edward J. Kelly.