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What’s New in AgTech 2020
Investors are turning to AgTech in recent years, and it’s no mystery why. While much of the tech boom ofRead more.
Transporting Perishable Goods? Some Important Factors to Consider.
Transporting perishable goods and fresh produce is fraught with higher risks than regular dry cargo. There’s a risk of spoilageRead more.
Vertical Farming: The Next Level of Produce
The overall Consumer Price Index (CPI) has seen a nominal increase of 0.1 percent for the 12 month period endingRead more.
Is Your Supply Chain Ready For Weather Disruptions?
To a large extent, Supply Chain and uncertainty go hand in hand. Driver delays, transportation failure, strikes, hike in fuelRead more.
A Step-by-Step Guide to Doing an Internal Audit of Your Supply Chain
While all facets of the modern business are important, arguably the most important to any retail, manufacturing, or goods basedRead more.
Why Are Heavy Duty Truck Orders So Low In North America?
The ongoing slump that had begun in October 2018 had started to affect the Class 8 truck market in early 2019.Read more.
Walmart+ vs. Amazon Prime: How Different Are They?
Amazon delivered a swift blow to retailers with the introduction of Amazon Prime. Walmart is fighting back. Amazon spent yearsRead more.
Commercial Trucking: The Battle of the VMT Tax
Our highways and transit infrastructure are mainly funded through the Highway Trust Fund (HTF), which in turn is primarily fundedRead more.
Truckload Freight Contracts: Understanding Contract & Spot Rates
Throughout 2020, truckload carriers felt the burn of the China-U.S. trade war, declining capacity, and low spot rates. In general,Read more.
Outside-In: The Future of Supply Chain Planning
Supply chains are evolving fast. To keep up with the fast pace of supply chain evolution it is important forRead more.
The Fifty Shapes of Amazon Logistics
Digital and physical are reaching a point of total convergence, something that would have been unheard of 20 years ago.Read more.
How Can SMBs Contend With Big Box Retailers?
Small and mid-size businesses are finding themselves in a difficult position in today’s market, courtesy of the Amazon effect. ConsumersRead more.