6 Questions With … Matt Crawford

Tuesday, January 30, 2024 · Brian Straight
BigCommerce VP of Business Development and GM of Shipping Matt Crawford sees the retail supply chain from many angles. He joins Supply Chain Management Review to discuss the state of the supply chain, e-commerce and the last mile in this 6 Questions With … feature.

Who drives the supply chain car?

Thursday, May 4, 2023 · Brian Straight
If you were dropped onto this planet and landed at McCormick Place in the heart of Chicago in the middle of March, you would probably conclude that planet Earth had been overrun by robots. Everywhere you turned on the ProMat conference floor, there was a robot lifting…

AI ain’t ready for prime time in the supply chain

Friday, March 10, 2023 · Steve Knepp
There’s potential to develop solutions for the final mile, but we aren’t there yet.

Surprising LTL strength and falling truckload rates set the tone

Tuesday, January 17, 2023 · Gary Forger
Latest Cowen AFS Index shows effects of macroeconomic conditions, carrier pricing strategies on transportation costs across modes.

Optimizing Parcel Performance Through Carrier Analytics and Collaboration

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 · SCMR Staff
Learn to use advanced analytics and an ‘outside-in’ approach to innovation to mitigate unforeseen disruptions, optimize parcel shipping and more.

Top 50 3PL Providers: 3PLs face big challenges and huge rewards in 2022

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 · Karen E. Thuermer
Just like last year, 3PLs continue to face a host of critical and pressing issues that challenge their skills at managing a client’s supply chain. And while company financials for 2021 were staggering, the state of the market in 2022 depends on the pace of global recovery—…

Global Trade Management (GTM) Software Update: Using technology to manage global trade complexities

Monday, May 2, 2022 · Bridget McCrea
With world trade volumes climbing and the dynamics of buying and selling overseas changing, companies need GTM software more than ever.

Survey finds 86% of consumers willing to delay deliveries if it’s more sustainable

Tuesday, April 19, 2022 · SCMR Staff
Also, 44% say their interest in shopping sustainably has increased since the start of the pandemic.

Operating the Goldilocks supply chain

Monday, April 4, 2022 · Bob Trebilcock
Wine Access is utilizing weather data to optimize the shipment of millions of bottles of wine each year.

Time for Shippers and 3PLs to Innovate Together

Tuesday, March 1, 2022 · Sarah Banks, Managing Director, Global Lead Freight & Logistics Accenture
A strong collaboration between 3PLs and shippers can help to bring innovative solutions that will benefit both in the future. To do so, shippers must express their needs and challenges, and 3PLs must listen and find paths to address and adapt—and both must recognize the…

How to beat the high cost of shipping

Thursday, December 2, 2021 · Lee Clair and Robert Sabath
In our second look at the state of logistics, our authors offer advice on how to become a shipper of choice—and control the high cost of shipping—in an uncertain time.

The Role of Technology in Managing LTL Freight Spend

Thursday, July 29, 2021 · LM Staff
Thursday, August 19, 2021, 2:00PM. Register for this webcast to gain insight on the LTL industry, including expertise on managing freight spend, implementing automation technology, increasing customer satisfaction and more.

2021 Rate Outlook: Higher shipping rates dead ahead

Monday, March 1, 2021 · Patrick Burnson
Freight transportation providers responded to COVID-19 pressures heroically, becoming leaner, more collaborative and efficient. Patrick Burnson reports that while this is good news for the nation’s freight network, shippers should expect significantly higher rates across all…

Trimble and Kuebix launch next generation community load match capabilities

Monday, June 1, 2020 · SCMR Staff
Move towards connecting the transportation supply chain

The global supply chain is beginning to move

Monday, April 27, 2020 · Bob Trebilcock
In March, shipping volumes from China approached 94% of pre-COVID volume, a marked improvement from February. But it's a tale of two industry segments.



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