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This Week in Logistics News (December 31, 2018 – January 4, 2019)

Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a fun and relaxing holiday. How did I spend my time off? Allow me to tell you via Bitmojis, which is the main way I communicate with my wife and kids these days: One of my goals for this year is to write a supply chain report completely […]

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This Week in Logistics News (October 1-5, 2018)

7 years ago yesterday, my oldest daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age 11. It’s not an anniversary that we celebrate, but one that reminds of us of the sharp turns and potholes we sometimes encounter on the road of life, usually when we least expect them. How we move forward when we […]

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This Week in Logistics News (December 4-8, 2017)

We’re supposed to get our first plowable snow of the season tomorrow, which means I need to head outside and rake and bag the remaining leaves on my lawn. Rake today, shovel tomorrow. My exercise plans for the weekend are set. So, without further delay, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my […]

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This Week in Logistics News (July 3-7, 2017)

My son’s baseball season, which began last November with indoor training, finally ended last night. His U11 Little League team lost their final game of the tournament, but as the team manager said afterwards, “they made a lot of noise and raised a lot of eyebrows” throughout the tournament and they finished in 4th place […]

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The Impact of Electronic Logging Devices: Separating Hype from Reality

“I was forwarded an analyst email that said ‘ELDs are coming, the world is going to end, capacity is going to disappear, rates are going to go up 25 percent…’ I’m exaggerating a little bit, but not much,” said Ben Cubitt, Senior Vice President, Consulting & Engineering at Transplace in a recent episode of Talking […]

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This Week in Logistics News (July 13-17, 2015)

My 15 year old Subaru has a parasite. Well, technically, a “parasitic drain” on the battery. That’s what the AAA guy who came yesterday afternoon to jump start my car told me. The car is dead again this morning. I don’t have the time, tools, or knowledge to deal with this parasite, which is the […]

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