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Shippers’ Transport Costs Rise Amid Capacity Crunch -Survey WSJ Article

By on Wednesday September 30th, 2015 in Carrier Capacity, On Time Delivery, Preferred Shipper, Supply Chain, Transportation Management Systems, Transportation Procurement, Trends, Trucking. No Comments.

Carriers have the upper hand in negotiating transportation rates with shippers as capacity tightens, a survey finds Article by Wall Street Journal,   Erica E. Phillips   09/29/2015 A capacity crunch in the transportation sector is driving up costs for manufacturers, retailers and suppliers, according to results from a survey published by Logistics Management. Excess capacity […]


CSCMP 2007 Full Conference Review and Highlights

By on Monday September 28th, 2015 in Joe in the Press, Quotes, Transportation Procurement, Trucking. No Comments.

Oct 25, 2007  Supply Chain Digest   Dan Gilmore http://www.scdigest.com/assets/FirstThoughts/07-10-25.php I am just back from Philadelphia and the CSCMP 2007 conference. Below are my thoughts on an overall excellent experience, the second under CSCMP CEO Rick Blasgen. Literally thousands of you have watched some or all of our daily video updates earlier this week, in which […]


Collaborative CSCMP Presentation Oct. 30, 2007

By on Monday September 28th, 2015 in Joe in the Press, Quotes, Transportation Procurement, Trends, Trucking. No Comments.

Journal Of Commerce  Nov. 04, 2007  Paul Page http://www.joc.com/collaborative_20071104.html The annual meeting of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals is a great place to catch up on longtime industry contacts and learn what the leading logistics and supply chain managers in the corporate world are doing. Whether it’s possible to do both of those […]


American Shipper Magazine Web Presentation ” Elevating the Case for Better Transportation Procurement”

By on Saturday September 26th, 2015 in Carrier Capacity, Transportation Management Systems, Transportation Procurement, Trends, Trucking. No Comments.

On Wednesday 9/23 I attended American Shipper Magazine webinar on transportation procurement. Working for food and beverage shippers for over 30 years and being responsible for transportation procurement for over 20 of these years, I’d give this presentation 4.5 out of 5 stars. Speakers were: Vikram Balasubramanian  of MecuryGate; Andreas Katsaros of Blue Grace Logistics; […]


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