Transportation TIP List: Week of August 27th, 2017

Posted - September 2, 2017

Labor Day is a celebration of U.S. employee’s dedication to hard work. And this week, the TIP List is devoted to the trends that are shaping the supply chain each and every day. From the impact of the ELD mandate on drivers to emerging technology for truckers — take a look at all of the articles below and enjoy the holiday’s festivities!

  • Four Disruptive Technology Trends in Trucking: Currently, there are four distinct trends disrupting the trucking industry. It’s essential to recognize the advantages these trends offer, the challenges they pose and identify how to deal with them.
  • Joint U.S.- Mexican Rail Facility to Speed Trains at Laredo: As U.S., Mexican and Canadian negotiators clash over the future of the NAFTA agreement, trucking companies, railroads and logistics providers are expanding facilities in Laredo to combat congestion, equipment imbalances and expedite shipments and vehicles at the border.

Working in the supply chain industry is truly a labor of love – what’s your favorite part about the job?

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