Harry Broadman said during a presentation at FreightWaves’ F3: Future of Freight Festival that technology can create jobs, just not the same type of jobs.
The deal announced Wednesday marks Ryder System’s second purchase of an e-fulfillment company in less than a year.
Numerous shippers are realizing that digitization can change their processes, making them stronger and better able to deal with and adapt to external forces.
A connected ecosystem supported by multiple stakeholders is the best answer to the fragmentation that drives up costs and hurts service, according to J.B. Hunt’s Spencer Frazier.
Amazon reported a third-quarter sales deceleration that it says will persist into the holidays.
Weather-related hazards cause over 1.2 million vehicle accidents each year, yet leading trucking firms still lack a streamlined system to identify which of their drivers are at risk due to adverse weather conditions.
A reversion to the mean will occur after two strong years, Armstrong & Associates predicts.
Barge movement on the Mississippi River continues to be impaired by low-water levels with no end in sight.
The city’s industrial real estate market is experiencing an acute supply shortage with little space to be found, according to a Colliers International report.