Ellen Iobst, senior vice president of supply chain for Sunny Delight Beverages Co., joins with Frank McGuigan, president of transportation management with Transplace, to reveal the secrets behind their longtime collaboration for transportation and 3PL services. [Run Time (Min.): 13:57]
United States Gypsum Co. has relied on Transplace for third-party logistics services for 14 years. Craig Boroughf, senior director of global sourcing with U.S. Gypsum, and Frank McGuigan, president of transportation management with Transplace, explain why the relationship has been a success. [Run...
Experts discuss the importance of knowing your warehouse workforce, ensuring job satisfaction, optimizing their productivity, and maintaining security and quality control. [Run Time (Min.): 9:25]
Carlos Godinez, Mexico intermodal director with Celtic International, a Transplace company, provides an overview of the rail industry in Mexico, and how far it has come in terms of investment and improvements in service to support a surge of activity. [Run Time (Min.): 12:09]
Matt Menner, senior vice president of strategic account management with Transplace, is joined by John Brooks, director of transportation and distribution with Philips North America, in a discussion of how their participation in a Customer Advisory Board has fostered a new level of collaboration...
Shippers are forever on the lookout for ways to reduce their transportation costs. Brooks Bentz, president of supply chain consulting with Transplace, offers his view of where the most promising opportunities lie. [Run Time (Min.): 9:40]
Truck capacity constraints are having a significant impact on shippers' transportation and logistics programs. George Abernathy, president and chief commercial officer of Transplace, offers advice about what they can do to address the challenge on a long-term basis. [Run Time (Min.): 10:51]
Lean Six Sigma can be an intimidating concept for shippers to implement, even though it offers huge opportunities for eliminating waste and defects in service. George Abernathy, president and chief commercial officer of Transplace, explains how to get started. [Run Time (Min.): 9:07]
Tom Sanderson, chief executive officer of Transplace, joins us in a discussion of the trends that are affecting the transportation landscape in 2015 -- and how they differ from what the industry experienced in the previous year. [Run Time (Min.): 14:39]
Evolving from Lean, TQM and Six Sigma, business excellence seeks to drive value throughout the supply chain, not just in operations, says Linda C. Bryant, vice president of global strategy and business excellence at Janssen. [Run Time (Min.): 7:38]
The people-process-technology methodology of supply chain management applies to today's sophisticated yard management operations, says Blair Thomas, director of customer care at Columbian Logistics Network. [Run Time (Min.): 9:37]
John Lower, director of strategic carrier management with Transplace, discusses the big issues that carriers and shippers are grappling with today, including new regulations, tightening truck capacity and the concept of the "preferred shipper." [Run Time (Min.): 10:03]
Michael Wohlwend, global head of cloud services at Infor, details the state of cloud software, hardware and services, and suggests where they are going. [Run Time (Min.): 6:56]
As the jobless pool shrinks, attracting trained workers who are already employed is key, says Brian Devine, senior vice president, ProLogistix. [Run Time (Min.): 9:27]
Associates must be involved from the beginning if a labor management system is to work successfully, says Eric R. Hepburn, vice president, distribution center management, Penske Logistics. [Run Time (Min.): 7:42]