Tuesday, July 14, 2020

    Dropps tests limits of a lean, clean supply chain

    The company’s vision is to build a supply chain with a footprint as light and efficient as its detergent pods.
    Wednesday, June 24, 2020

    Anheuser-Busch’s sustainability challenge: 20 million empty miles

    Filling Anheuser-Busch’s backhauls poses a challenge and a massive opportunity for efficiency gains and reduced environmental impact.
    Friday, June 19, 2020

    How to manage supply chain volatility

    This infographic is published jointly with our partners at Convoy. To view more Future of Freight content, click here.
    Friday, May 15, 2020

    Waiākea’s supply chain unlocks sustainable growth

    Waiākea Hawaiian Volcanic Water was created in 2012 not only to be an ethically sourced premium water brand, but according…
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020

    Encore Glass’s efficient supply chain helps winemakers grow

    A more efficient supply chain operation allows Encore Glass to prioritize what matters: carrier and customer relationships.
    Wednesday, April 22, 2020

    How CHEP’s unique pallet data drives sustainability for its partners

    CHEP’s Zero Waste World platform lets customers reduce empty miles together

    Shipper of Choice Profiles

      Monday, July 8, 2019

      Unilever USA, a shipper of choice that embraces drivers and the future

      Consumer goods company has created rest areas for truckers and adopted digital freight matching.
      Monday, July 1, 2019

      For Target, being a “Shipper of Choice” means partnering with carriers and vendors

      FreightWaves partnered with freight brokerage Convoy to recognize Target as one of its top Shippers of Choice.
      Saturday, June 29, 2019

      ‘Brawny’ Georgia-Pacific muscles way to ‘Shipper of Choice’ honor

      A top American manufacture wins award for its treatment of truckers.
      Tuesday, June 25, 2019

      “Shipper of Choice” TreeHouse Foods bakes-in driver satisfaction

      Ease of doing business ranked high with drivers serving over 40 facilities.
      Friday, June 21, 2019

      Land O’Lakes scores spot on Shipper of Choice list through carrier collaboration

      Land O’Lakes continues to value the companies that haul its freight and the drivers that show up to its docks,…
      Tuesday, June 18, 2019

      Efficiency and social responsibility go together for Shipper of Choice Kraft Heinz

      The Kraft Heinz Company is a Shipper of Choice not only because the company strives to create an efficient supply…
      Saturday, June 15, 2019

      Collaborative spirit nets Conagra Brands “Shipper of Choice” award

      FreightWaves and Convoy recently teamed up to present the first annual Shipper of Choice Award to a top-notch manufacturer, distributor…
      Friday, June 14, 2019

      Inside Walmart’s year-long project to be a Shipper of Choice

      Working with over 100 outside carriers and brokers, Walmart (NYSE: WMT) is likely to be a shipper of choice for…
      Thursday, June 13, 2019

      “Shipper of Choice” – it can be a sweet deal to partner with Nestle

      As a shipper of choice, Nestle wins plaudits for its willingness to partner and its fondness for innovation.
      Wednesday, June 12, 2019

      Kellogg Company takes home first place Shipper of Choice Award by making drivers a priority

      The first-of-its-kind award was created to recognize shippers committed to eliminating inefficiencies from the supply chain and aiming to be…

      What is The Future of Freight?

      The freight industry is rapidly evolving. Rising consumer expectations have had a ripple effect throughout the supply chain, driving the need for greater efficiency. Technology in warehouses, onboard trucks, and on smartphones is automating critical processes, improving visibility into the shipment lifecycle, and enabling faster decisions. Sustainability has become a part of every shipper’s triple bottom line. And business success is now predicated on the ability to respond in real-time to increasing market volatility.

      The Future of Freight is a collaboration between FreightWaves and Convoy to highlight the businesses and individuals who are leading this change. Here you’ll find stories about supply chain professionals who are modernizing their operations, the technologies enabling the change, and best practices you can apply within your business.

      Future of Freight by Freightwaves and Convoy