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Transportation TIP List: Week of September 30th, 2018

Posted - October 3, 2018

Q4 of 2018 kicked off this week, and supply chains across North America are starting to gear up for the holiday rush. This week’s TIP List includes trends that will impact both shippers and carriers during this year’s peak holiday season and beyond. From the NRF’s projected Halloween spending to the latest on NAFTA renegotiations – check out all of the end-of-year updates below!

  • Halloween Spending to Reach $9 Billion: Total spending for Halloween is expected to reach $9 billion this year, the second highest in the survey’s 14-year history, according to NRF’s annual survey. The figure is relatively the same as last year’s previous record of $9.1 billion.

What trends are you following as we move into the fourth quarter?