Executive Briefings

Attacking Transportation Challenges in the Retail Supply Chain

New motor carrier safety regulations and rising oil prices are just two of the challenges likely to impact the freight transportation marketplace in coming months, says Matthew Menner, senior vice president of Transplace. Forward looking shippers are rethinking their sourcing strategy, developing longer-term contracts with transportation providers and taking other steps to be prepared for changing market dynamics, he says. [Run Time (Min.): 10:22]

 

New motor carrier safety regulations and rising oil prices are just two of the challenges likely to impact the freight transportation marketplace in coming months, says Matthew Menner, senior vice president of Transplace. Forward looking shippers are rethinking their sourcing strategy, developing longer-term contracts with transportation providers and taking other steps to be prepared for changing market dynamics, he says. [Run Time (Min.): 10:22]