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Above the Fold: Is C-TPAT Membership Worth It?

Today’s segment was inspired by a question submitted by a member of Indago, our research community for supply chain and logistics practitioners: Is membership in the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program still worthwhile considering

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Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (July 19, 2019)

We’re getting ready for a heat wave here in Boston. Temperatures are supposed to reach 100F tomorrow and Sunday. The National Weather Service has issued an “Excessive Heat Warning” for the area, advising residents to

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Above the Fold: Trucking Company Failures on the Rise

Six trucking companies have gone out of business since the beginning of 2019, including NEMF, Falcon Transport, Williams Trucking, and A.L.A. Trucking. The latest was Timmerman Starlite Trucking, Inc. of California last week. As reported


Macro Growth of Micro Supply Chains

The impact of e-commerce on the retail grocery industry and perishables supply chains has created a phenomenon called Micro Supply Chains. It’s driving rapid change across the industry, which has presented challenges for all stakeholders,

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Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q2 2019)

That was fast, wasn’t it? We’re at the halfway mark of 2019. The U.S. and China are still in a tariff war, but the domestic transportation market is more favorable for shippers today (more capacity,

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