This Week in Logistics News (September 10-14, 2018)

As you read this, I will be flying home from project44’s Transform conference where I moderated a panel discussion on real-time freight visibility and I recorded several video interviews with project44 customers and partners. Stay tuned for the videos and my takeaways from the conference, which featured many high-level industry executives, in a future post.

While in Chicago, I had dinner with Mark Wahlberg.

Ok, so did everybody else who attended the conference, but it was cool nonetheless.

I wanted to ask Mark about his intense workout schedule, which is eerily similar to mine — for example, he wakes up in the morning, has a few meals throughout the day, and then goes to bed at night, just like me! — but I didn’t get the chance. Maybe next time.

All right, time to head to the airport. Without further delay, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week:

Song of the Week: “Simplify” by Young The Giant