Logistics Insights – September Edition – The Best Logistics Articles

Each month we gather a handful of the most interesting articles from around the internet. We share them weekly on our company page, then all at once in Logistics Insights. Enjoy!

How Does Visibility Translate Into Trust in Deliveries? // Supply Chain Brain

Visibility builds trust – and not just visibility on the day of delivery. The “new norm” is visibility throughout the supply chain journey.

Entire US Supply Chain Needs 24/7 Operations, Not Just Ports, Official Says // Transport Topics

Having more warehouses that operate 24/7 alongside ports would reduce some of the back-ups and overall costs associated with the supply chain.

Specialty Pharmacy & Final Mile Delivery: 4 Things to Consider // USPack

Specialty Pharmacies and final mile delivery are a great match. The two make a great pair for all the right reasons – flexibility, speed, compliance measures, and thoroughness of data collection.

Why a Lack of Supply Chain Visibility is Costing Your Business // Supply Chain 24/7

Reducing blind spots in the supply chain provides opportunities for improvement as a whole.

UPS pilot program aims to deliver more packages in fewer stops // Supply Chain Drive

Even more prioritization of final/last mile – it’s not a trend, it’s the delivery standard and it’s USPack’s specialty. UPS’s last mile pilot program was mentioned by CEO Carol Tomé on the company’s earnings call last week. The plan includes increasing density to improve costs of their last mile service.

USPack Appoints Veteran Transportation Leader Michael Clark as CEO // USPack

USPack is excited to welcome seasoned transportation executive, Mike Clark as our new CEO. Mike succeeds Mark Glazman who will remain an active part of USPack as Charmain of the Board of Directors.