10 things eft’s been reading this week

Jun 22, 2018
Big, beautiful trade barriers

Is Facebook the Next Amazon of Retail and Logistics?

Jun 22, 2018
Priyanka talks to Brittain Ladd, a strategy and supply chain consultant, about who the strongest contender is to supersede and replace Amazon. To Priyanka’s surprise, Brittain’s answer wasn’t Alibaba or Walmart. It was Facebook!

Shippers Caused the Truck Driver Shortage

Jun 22, 2018
Land O’Lakes Chief Supply Chain Officer, Yone Dewberry, told an audience at eft’s 3PL and Supply Chain Summit in Atlanta in on June 6th, “We’ve created it” (the truck driver shortage). “As an industry” (shippers), “we’ve done this to ourselves.” By Steve Banker

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Jun 14, 2018
Living in Electric Dreams?

Free webinar: The Iconomization of the Last Mile

Jun 13, 2018
Meeting the consumer demand of what I want, where I want and when I want it.

Utilizing WMS (Warehouse Management System): Top Ways to Get the Most out of Your WMS Investment

Jun 13, 2018
WMSs are transforming warehouses through automation and efficiencies but companies are only just getting to grips with this

The Influence of IoT: How it’s Transforming Global Logistics

Jun 12, 2018
When someone mentions the Internet of Things (IoT), people often think of smart devices, wearables, or even how your heating at home regulates itself. However, the influence of the IoT goes far beyond that. More specifically, it’s impacting the logistics world and global supply chains.

Unlocking the Benefits of Digital Supply Networks

Jun 11, 2018
Digital supply networks promise change but the processes to implement them simply aren't there yet

Flatbed Truck Demand Soars in the USA

Jun 8, 2018
Demand for flatbed trucks in the USA has steadily increased over the past two years, with the national average flatbed truck rates hitting the highest levels since 2010, according to DAT RateView.

The week of June 4th: 10 things eft's been reading

Jun 7, 2018
It’s all about efficiencies in this week’s set of articles as players across the transport sector question how to make services better faster and cheaper.