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Drilling Deep: FourKites prepares for the post-pandemic future

Also on the podcast: Why a regulation from 2020 may be kicking the diesel market higher.

FourKites booth at the Gartner Supply Chain Symposium at Walt Disney World's Dolphin resort hotel

At the Gartner Supply Chain Symposium in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, podcast host John Kingston sat down with two executives from FourKites to talk about visibility in the supply chain and what companies like theirs need to do in the post-pandemic market to meet customer needs.

Kingston was joined by Fabrizio Brasca, the executive vice president of industry and market strategy at FourKites, and Mark Delaney, the company’s vice president of global industry strategy for the retail sector. 

Also on the podcast, Kingston discusses how an environmental rule from 2020 may be impacting diesel prices now, after years of being a nonfactor.

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John Kingston

John has an almost 40-year career covering commodities, most of the time at S&P Global Platts. He created the Dated Brent benchmark, now the world’s most important crude oil marker. He was Director of Oil, Director of News, the editor in chief of Platts Oilgram News and the “talking head” for Platts on numerous media outlets, including CNBC, Fox Business and Canada’s BNN. He covered metals before joining Platts and then spent a year running Platts’ metals business as well. He was awarded the International Association of Energy Economics Award for Excellence in Written Journalism in 2015. In 2010, he won two Corporate Achievement Awards from McGraw-Hill, an extremely rare accomplishment, one for steering coverage of the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster and the other for the launch of a public affairs television show, Platts Energy Week.