Archive for Research in Focus

Research in Focus: Sourcing Trends and Concerns

Editor’s Note: Our “Research in Focus” series highlights research conducted by select partners on timely and important trends impacting supply chain and logistics professionals today. Below is an excerpt from a report published recently by Amber Road and the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) titled “The Trade Trends Report: 2017 Report on Sourcing, […]

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Research in Focus: Do You Get What You Pay For in Truck Transportation?

Editor’s Note: Our “Research in Focus” series highlights research conducted by select partners and provides our perspective on some of the most interesting findings and results. Does paying higher rates to truckload carriers yield better on time performance? That was one of the research questions explored by Nane Amiryan and Sharmistha Bhattacharjee, graduate students at […]

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Research in Focus: Cloud Computing in Logistics

Editor’s Note: Today’s post is the first in a new series we’re launching where we highlight research conducted by select partners and provide our perspective on some of the most interesting findings and results. Back in 2012, Axit (a Siemens company and a Talking Logistics sponsor) together with the Institute for Cloud Computing (IFCC) surveyed […]

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