The intermodal sector has the feel of a certain US film, which is fine, if a disrupter follows a longtime tactic that led to sector innovation.
Theodore Prince, Chief Operating Officer, Tiger Cool Express
ManWo Ng, Assistant Professor of Maritime and Supply Chain Management, Old Dominion University
When it comes to predictive analytics, there are literally countless ways to arrive at predictions, but not all predictions are the same.
Candace Sider, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, North America, Livingston International
The very idea that NAFTA could be dramatically altered or terminated has been cause for trepidation. And perhaps even more unsettling is a so-called 'zombie NAFTA.'
Satish Jindel, President, SJ Consulting Group and ShipMatrix
The parcel industry until recently was operating on the past premise of weekday deliveries with a surcharge and only with express delivery on Saturdays.
Mark Szakonyi, Executive Editor
That bullish economic condition has affected the negotiating equation between shippers and carriers.
Carriers have little track record of self-policing in pursuit of overall industry gains. Can carriers change their operational stance? And can a different industry emerge?
Lawrence J. Gross, president, Gross Transportation Consulting
In his Nov. 16 tweet promoting the rollout of Tesla’s new electric semi-truck, Tesla CEO Elon Musk promised, “This will blow your mind clear out of your skull and into an alternate dimension.”
Joe Egertson, CEO, Sheer Logistics
To cut through the confusion and determine whether a broker or an LSP meets your needs, you need to ask several key questions.
Pierre Liguori, European Contributor
It's clear that a world-class infrastructure improves a nation's efficiency and attracts business. And post-Brexit Great Britain must implement several infrastructure improvements to achieve both.
Colin Barrett, President, Barrett Transportation Consultants
A customer poses the question: can one forbid a shipper from using a certain carrier for goods?
Vic Lance, Founder/President, Lance Surety Bond Associates
Although Uber Freight can certainly have a major impact on freight brokering, there are many factors that show the standards in the industry cannot be switched that easily.
Are shippers prepared for the effect the electronic logging device mandate will have on their supply chains?
Gary Ferrulli, CEO, Global Logistics & Transport Consulting
What are the real differentiators that will make cargo interests select one carrier over another?