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Investing in sustainability initiatives boosts company efficiency and productivity, improves driver care and enhances customer satisfaction, according to PITT OHIO executives Brad Caven, Geoffrey H. Muessig and James P. Fields. [Run Time (Min.): 15:22]
Every major infrastructure improvement initiative today must take into account a variety of stakeholders and transportation modes. Mary Lamie, executive director of the St. Louis Regional Freightway, explains how the project can satisfy the needs of all parties, public and private. [Run Time...
A discussion around the imperative to have JIT delivery in the beverage industry, and maximizing use of trucks rather than solely for direct-to-store deliveries. [Run Time (Min.): 17:48]
Shanon Hart, Vice President, Product Management, MercuryGate, details how the automated freight-bid process benefits carriers and shippers -- and why it's not always about the lowest rate. [Run Time (Min.): 5:31]
Achieving a sustainable freight transportation system requires data capture, appropriate metrics and 'smart' analysis, says Elena Craft, EDF senior scientist. [Run Time (Min.): 6:50] <img...
Using EPA SmartWay-certified trucks has enabled Meijer to meet regulatory challenges, says Chris Schomberg, logistics manager for the grocery chain. [Run Time (Min.): 4:45]
For retail, transportation is more complex than ever, says Jess Dankert, senior director of retail operations and supply chain at RILA. The EPA SmartWay program helps rein in costs. [Run Time (Min.): 8:23] <img...
In order to integrate new processes for the benefit of its customers, Transplace was one of the earliest partners of the EPA's SmartWay program, says Brent Hudspeth, the provider's vice president of transportation management. [Run Time (Min.): 8:00]
A regional carrier has to provide many services, be quick and be flexible, all while saving costs, says Frank Limbaugh, vice president of sales and marketing at LSO. [Run Time (Min.): 5:28]
Newcomers to U.S.-Canada trade, the world's largest commercial partnership, need quality brokers, forwarders and logistics partners, say Georges Lemieux, Consul & Sr. Trade Commissioner, Canada, and Amy Bales, Dir., Trade Compliance, UCI-Fram Autobrands. [Run Time (Min.): 13:41]
Old-school route optimization was about sequencing, says George Shchegolev, vice president of operations at Route4Me. Today it's about what's happening in the field and if one's team actually follows the plan. [Run Time (Min.): 7:46]
Route optimization software can save 40 percent on driving and fuel, says Suzanne Ma, co-founder of Routific. If you're not using the technology, you're throwing money away. [Run Time (Min.): 4:25]
By reducing transportation spend through its partnership with the EPA's SmartWay program, Home Depot is able to pass savings along to customers, says Michelle Livingstone, Vice President, Supply Chain-Transportation at the home-improvement retailer. [Run Time (Min.): 7:28]
As a growing 3PL, ProTrans is taking a proactive approach to finding mid-sized, regional carriers that are a good match for its network. Shawn Masters, COO, discusses ProTrans' carrier program and its proprietary carrier-matching software application. [Run Time (Min.): 6:30]
Truckload marketplace Transfix is adding a new dimension to matching drivers with available loads, says CEO Drew McElroy. By making greater use of smart phones, McElroy says Transfix makes more efficient matches, which reduces empty miles and driver wait times. [Run Times (Min.): 8:30]