COVID-19 lockdowns in Malaysia slow down medical glove production - MN
The demand for gloves soared during the COVID-19 pandemic and those issues still persist. Now, a nationwide lockdown in Malaysia, which produces most of the world’s gloves, is slowing down production. The lockdown could last for weeks.
The Power of Collaboration: Live From Ignite - Cyberly
We hear the phrase “collaboration” all the time but what does it really mean when it comes to complex supply chains? CEO of PCS Software Chris Poelma, President of Detmar Logistics Matt Detmar, and Director of Supply Chain for Bonnie Plants Gabriel Parades joins Cyberly live in San Antonio to tal...
On today’s episode of #WithSONAR, Luke and Kyle will look at what smaller ports the overflow of imports is beginning to flow through. Is this causing disruptions to the truckload markets in those port cities?
Wayfair: International supply chain breakdown - Point of Sale
Sr. Retail Analyst Andrew Cox is joined by John Esborn, Head of Global Expansion Strategy for eCommerce Ocean Supply Chain at Wayfair to discuss what makes Wayfair’s supply chain differentiated. Wayfair has rapidly grown into a household name and is expecting to do more than $12 billion in sales ...
Will ocean freight ruin Christmas? - WHAT THE TRUCK?!?
On today’s episode Dooner and The Dude are talking to SEKO Logistics’ Brian Bourke about Christmas. Will it be ruined? Are the ocean carriers plotting to pillage Whoville? Paying ocean rates is most certainly a beast, ship now lest your tree have the least. We’ll break down key holiday shipping d...
Amazon’s antitrust defense system is being fortified - Great Quarter, Guys
Andrew Cox is alongside Lead Economist Anthony Smith to discuss Amazon’s record Q2 results that still weren’t quite enough to please Wall Street analysts. The two also talk through some transportation earnings, and discuss a host of economic data and freight news.
Ocean carriers under fire for not honoring shipping contracts -WHAT THE TRUCK?!?
On today’s episode, Dooner and The Dude are talking about a U.S. company that’s suing "collusive" ocean carriers and alleging price manipulation. Jon Monroe, founder, Monroe Consulting, tries to help us make sense of this market and what’s going on between shippers and carriers.
Ocean Freight, But The Relationships…. - Navigate B2B
Never more in ocean freight has survival come to creativity, ingenuity and avoiding the so called “electrified third rail”. Ocean freight participants can only rely “this” much (narrow bandwidth) on relationships to keep the velocity of their supply chain intact. Today, survival in the ocean frei...
On today’s episode, Dooner and The Dude are joined by NASA’s John Giles and Sam Dove to talk about the logistics operations behind their 6.6 million-pound crawlers. Would you drive one of these rigs?
St. Christopher Truckers Fund’s Shannon Currier has her charity creating for a cause at today’s S...
The importance of LNG as a transition fuel - Net-Zero Carbon
Danny Gomez speaks with Joe Raia, Chief Commercial Officer of Abaxx Exchange about what they are doing to create a sustainable futures market for LNG, an important fuel for global decarbonization efforts.
Supporting small U.S. mask manufacturers - Medically Necessary
In 2020, dozens of businesses started manufacturing personal protective equipment to make up for severe shortages. As demand for PPE has declined, many of those small businesses are now close to shutting down. A trade group representing these companies wants the federal government to stop that fr...
A wise little green puppet once said, “the fear of loss is a path to the dark side.” But what if I told you embracing the marketing dark funnel is a pathway that leads to many abilities, none of which are unnatural?
That’s our main topic for today as we dive into the world of how your audience ~...
For our first return guest on Transmission, we speak again with AIT’s Alan Votaw about the logistics and shipping realities today and what’s around the corner for the fourth quarter. We also discuss supply chain metrics, and the value of getting the details exactly right.
Labor market and growth with Echo Global Logistics - Fuller Speed Ahead
Craig Fuller, Founder and CEO of FreightWaves, sits with Doug Waggoner, CEO of Echo Global Logistics, to talk about labor markets, freight demand, and lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic is this edition of Fuller Speed Ahead.
FreightWaves improves Supply Chain Intelligence with new summary views
Travis Rhyan and Zach Strickland demo the new summary and opportunity views in SONAR SCI. These two new pages give a summarized insight and target subscribers' most actionable portions of their transportation spend to reduce risk and cost.