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This Week in Logistics News (October 8-12, 2018)

The VP of Supply Chain and Logistics at our house (aka my wife) has been out of the country this week. This is the first time in many years that I’ve had to assume all of her responsibilities in managing the complex operations of a house with three kids (our oldest child is in college, […]

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This Week in Logistics News (February 19-23, 2018)

This was school vacation week for my kids, which means it was a working vacation for me — with more emphasis on vacation than working. But I did manage to keep a pulse on what was happening in the supply chain and logistics industry; here are the items that caught my attention: KFC restaurants could […]

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This Week in Logistics News (April 17-21, 2017)

In case you’re wondering, my daughter did pass her driving test a couple of weeks ago. And the garage door company is coming this morning to replace the crumpled door. So all is good in my little slice of the world. Now, moving on to this week’s supply chain and logistics news… Amazon won a […]

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Microsoft Buys LinkedIn: The Beginning of Something Big or Another Failed Tech Marriage?

The big news this week was Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. Is this the beginning of something big and transformative in the way we work and collaborate together or is it the beginning of another failed marriage between two tech companies? Of course, only time will tell, but regardless of whether Microsoft and LinkedIn […]

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This Week in Logistics News (May 2-6, 2016)

Another busy week, so let’s go straight to the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention, headlined by a major acquisition in the transportation management systems (TMS) market: Kewill Announces Acquisition of LeanLogistics Apple & SAP Partner to Revolutionize Work on iPhone & iPad Amazon partners with Atlas Air Worldwide for cargo services […]

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The Common Thread in Supply Chain Disputes

Earlier this year on Talking Logistics, I spoke with Sarah Rathke, a partner at the international law firm of Squire Patton Boggs LLP. Her practice focuses on litigating supply chain disputes, and she also advises businesses on supply chain issues and maintaining productive supply chain relationships. We kicked off the conversation by discussing a great […]

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