National Truck Driver Appreciation Week 2017

This week, September 10-16, 2017, is National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. This is an extremely special week every year when America takes the time to honor all 3.5 million professional men and women professional truck drivers for their hard work and commitment to delivering goods safely, securely and on time. It is the opinion of… Continue Reading

5 Important Facts to Know About Chinese New Year 2017

With Chinese New Year arriving earlier than usual this year, now is a good time to review some of the interesting aspects of this holiday period and how it impacts the worldwide logistics environment. Here are five things to keep in mind as the holiday kicks off: Chinese New Year may not be celebrated outside of… Continue Reading

Third Party Logistics Survey Reveals High Marks

Third-party logistics (3PL) is alive and well according to the 2013 17th Annual Third-Party Logistics Study. Most shippers (89 percent) and 3PL providers (94 percent) view their business relationship as successful. Initiated by Dr. C. John Langley, a clinical professor at Smeal College of Business at Pennsylvania State University, the annual survey has grown along with the… Continue Reading