Mac Pinkerton -
President - North American Surface Transportation
3.8.1908-03-2019C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
Staying on top of shifting retailer requirements can be overwhelming—especially if you’re working with multiple retailers.
Variable and unanticipated demands often bring unique challenges to retail supply chains and transportation. That is why it is vital to work with a provider that has a deep understanding of each retailer’s supply chain goals, operations, and compliance requirements.
Dan Resnick -
Strategic Account Manager
11.27.1827-11-2018C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
Business continuity is core to an energy customer’s experience. When the lights are on, people don’t think about power generation. But when they go out, customers get angry, the media jumps on it, and regulators may even step in. » Read More
Robert Iaria -
Director – Last Mile Services
9.18.1818-09-2018C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
It seems impossible that as I write this, summer is wrapping up and the holiday season beckons. But for many of us in the supply chain industry, the holiday shopping (and shipping) season has been on our minds for months already.
Chad Palmsteen -
Director, Large Account Execution
7.10.1810-07-2018C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
A common theme this year has been trying to explain to business leaders exactly why transportation budgets are woefully under estimated. What factors have been influencing them since the fourth quarter of 2017?
Mat Leo -
Manager, Truckload Solutions, Freightquote
5.24.1824-05-2018C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
It’s no secret that freight capacity is tight in 2018. As you navigate this challenging market, however, you may be wondering what factors led us to where we are today.
A major shortage of drivers, a new mandate, high loads and even Mother Nature have all contributed in their own ways. Here’s how these factors have impacted the shipping market, truck drivers and your business, and what you can expect to see throughout the rest of the year. » Read More
Steve Raetz -
Director, Research and Market Intelligence
4.7.1707-04-2017C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
MIT Crossroads: An Opportunity to Imagine the Future of Supply Chains | Transportfolio
Technology, disruptors, opportunities—three core areas of discussion this week at the Annual Crossroads supply chain event at MIT’s Center for Transportation and Logistics (MIT-CTL). The day-long event, if you haven’t been able to attend in the past, brings together MIT researchers to share insights across technology, social, and supply chain research areas. » Read More
Kevin Six -
Vice President, Global Accounts
4.3.1703-04-2017C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.Organization
A Recipe for Success: Best Practices for Supply Chain Integration | Transportfolio
No two supply chain integrations are ever the same. But after many years of onboarding new customers, I have learned that there are three basic components to most integrations. And I like to think of it in cooking terms. Below are the steps we followed for one of our latest supply chain integrations: » Read More
4 Signs It’s Time for a Network Analysis.Transportfolio
Supply chains are innately complex. The dynamic global marketplace, ever-changing landscape of the transportation industry, and shifting business goals provide the right environment for complexity to thrive. That’s where working with a third party logistics provider (3PL) with knowledgeable supply chain engineers comes into play. With dedicated time and applicable knowledge, supply chain engineers give you the clarity and expertise that can help simplify—and improve—your supply chain. » Read More
SXSW: An Unconventional Place to Find the Future of Supply Chain | Transportfolio
Austin, Texas. Home to the University of Texas. A place they like to keep weird. And the host city for South by Southwest (SXSW). Revered as the greatest place to discover the next big innovation, it welcomes thousands of people with common goals to share ideas, pitch their innovation, seek insights and learn the latest in content, products, and technology. » Read More