JOC Uncharted

JOC Uncharted

JOC Uncharted is a virtual series created by the JOC team featuring a lineup of industry leaders discussing the current state of play, where things may be headed, and what the post COVID-19 future will look like. Tune in to JOC.com as we present new episodes featuring one-on-one discussions, JOC news updates, and commentaries in a virtual video environment.

News & Analysis

20 Jan 2021
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features Fab Brasca, group vice president, Global Solutions and Presales, for Blue Yonder, discussing sustainability within supply chain decision-making and how shippers are using their software and 3PL partners to make decarbonization decisions that aren't at cross-purposes with cost and service considerations.
13 Jan 2021
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features Heather Mueller, chief operating officer of Breakthrough, discussing surface transportation’s shifting volume to the spot market or toward mini-bids in the current procurement environment and the importance of examining data around when to go to the spot market.
16 Dec 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Philip Blumenthal, founder of Doctor Freight, about the relative lack of innovation in the less-than-container load market and why that may change in the years ahead.
09 Dec 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Dominique von Orelli, executive vice president and global head of ocean freight at DHL Global Forwarding.
01 Dec 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Ross Thompson, chief strategy officer for Abu Dhabi Ports. Thompson discusses how there are signs that the COVID-19 pandemic has led to shippers adjusting sourcing patterns, with changes to cargo flows that could threaten some transshipment hubs.
25 Nov 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Ben Cubitt, senior vice president, Consulting and Networking Services, for Transplace. Cubitt sees shippers adding some new tools to their contracting kits as the market remains volatile, including mini-bids that generally focus on a select number of lanes and cover a short period of time.
17 Nov 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Daniel Walsh, president and CEO of TRAC Intermodal, who will share how TRAC guarantees that carriers operating premium trans-Pacific services will be able to fulfill the equipment guarantees in their contracts with customers.
11 Nov 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Oscar de Bok, CEO of DHL Supply Chain, who will share how collaborative robotics is giving DHL an agility that dwarfs last decade’s wave of automation.
04 Nov 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with John Janson, logistics director of SanMar, who will describe how the pandemic continues to disrupt supply chains.
21 Oct 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Tony Sciarrotta, executive director of the Reverse Logistics Association, who will discuss managing returns in an uncertain market.
14 Oct 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Freightgate CEO Martin Hubert who will discuss, among other things, why he considers dynamic routing the “holy grail” of international logistics technology capability.
07 Oct 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a discussion with Richard Fattal, chief commercial officer at Zencargo, and Grant Sernick, director of sales and marketing at 3rdwave, on how technology is changing shipment management.
30 Sep 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Chris Caplice, executive director at the MIT Center of Transportation & Logistics and chief scientist at DAT Solutions.
23 Sep 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Glyn Hughes, global head of cargo at the International Air Transport Association.
17 Sep 2020
Forwarders can use logistics marketplaces to cater to small shippers that want to be able to secure international freight capacity, a group that is expanding during the COVID-19 pandemic, the head of Freightos’ marketplace told JOC Uncharted this week.
16 Sep 2020
The latest episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Ruthie Amaru, CEO of Freightos.com. The weekly commentary will be provided by Lars Jensen, CEO and partner of SeaIntelligence Consulting.
09 Sep 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Bjorn Vang Jensen, former vice president of logistics at Electrolux.
26 Aug 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Patrik Berglund, co-founder and CEO of ocean and air freight rate benchmarking and market analytics platform Xeneta.
19 Aug 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Canadian National Railway President and CEO Jean-Jacques Ruest, and a panel discussion on managing supply chains amid surging e-commerce demand.
12 Aug 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Southern States Cooperative’s Holly Pearce and a panel discussion on how shippers can navigate the current market while preparing for the intermodal peak season throughout the US.
05 Aug 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Bill Shea, CEO of DCLI, and a panel discussion on the slowing trans-Atlantic trade.
29 Jul 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic, hopping from one hotspot to another, is scattering pieces of the supply chain capacity puzzle, leading to “dislocation,” J.B. Hunt’s Shelley Simpson says.
29 Jul 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Shelley Simpson, president of highway services at J.B. Hunt Transport, and a discussion on the proliferation of logistics tech in Latin America.
22 Jul 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Maryland Port Administration Executive Director William Doyle, and a panel discussion on what the future holds for intermodal drayage.
15 Jul 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Shipamax CEO Jenna Brown, and a second-half economic outlook from IHS Markit chief economist Dr. Nariman Behravesh.
08 Jul 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Thomas Boye Dyregaard, A.P. Moller-Maersk’s head of crisis management.
01 Jul 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with BBC Chartering CEO Ulrich Ulrichs, and a panel discussion on what LTL digitalization means to carriers and shippers and how it will unfold.
24 Jun 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Hapag-Lloyd CEO Rolf Habben Jansen, and discussion on how Mexico trade is being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
17 Jun 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Inna Kuznetsova, CEO of 1010Data; and discussion on container lines’ financial stability and West Coast port automation.
12 Jun 2020
The Port of New York and New Jersey’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic went beyond just its physical footprint, working with neighboring states to ensure clear communication of essential service status to warehouses and distribution centers.
12 Jun 2020
Focusing on differentiated services will help container lines weather the unpredictable demand cycles of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, liner industry veteran Ron Widdows told JOC Uncharted.
10 Jun 2020
Despite the gradual reopening of the US economy, retail sales, which are the main driver of import volumes in the trans-Pacific, are forecast to decline 11.3 percent this year, according to IHS Markit.
10 Jun 2020
This episode of JOC Uncharted features a one-on-one conversation with Ron Widdows, CEO of FlexiVan Leasing; Port of NY/NJ’s response to COVID-19; and analysis from IHS Markit’s Rahul Kapoor.
05 Jun 2020
Jeremy Nixon, CEO of Ocean Network Express (ONE), says he’s more optimistic of a rebound in trans-Pacific container volumes as Chinese factory production builds and some importing sectors such as retailers bringing in summer items begin restocking inventories.
04 Jun 2020
Lower fuel prices are helping small trucking businesses survive the worst economy since the 1930s, according to Donald Broughton, which means shippers may find more truck capacity and less pricing pressure than expected this fall.
03 Jun 2020
While air freight demand for medical supplies is expected to fall starting in mid-June, it remains unclear how much of that volume will be replaced by rising consumer demand and whether there will be enough capacity to carry the cargo.