Technology Trends in the Final Mile - What's on the Horizon?
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Todd Wiegand, Vice President of Information Technology at TForce

Data privacy, technologies that help final mile companies work together and real-time delivery status information are three technology trends that will shape the industry over the next 12 months. These predictions came from two CLDA members and...

Autonomous Technology Leans into Logistics
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Diane Sacra, Director of Marketing, Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc.

It’s like something out of a sci-fi movie or a post-industrial revolution novel – the machines are taking over. While it’s not quite as dramatic as such works of fiction, there is some real truth to autonomous robotics continuing...

The Three Invincible Approaches to Successful Leadership
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Kim Heldman, CIO, Regional Transportation District

There are several things I consider key when serving as a leader for an Information Technology department. Many of them are common across any discipline including honesty, integrity, and doing what you say you will do. In IT, all of those things...

SDN: The Phoenix or a Dodo?
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Mark Baker, CIO, JAS Worldwide Management

Walt Disney called a special group of employees who blended imagination and engineering “Imagineers.” A network engineer is someone who designs and plans computer networks using the part of their mind where ideas are formed or...

Kinaxis: One-Stop-Shop for Efficient Supply Chain Management
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John Sicard, CEO

Offers inventory management application that ensures to have the right inventories, at the right place, at the right time to drive improved margins, minimize inventory levels and avoid excess and shortage conditions...

3PL Central: One Stop Solutions to Warehouse Management Systems
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John Watkins, Co-Founder, CEO

Provides easy-to-use, Cloud-based warehouse management software (WMS) for 3PLs, public warehouses and warehouse operations of all kinds.

The Evolution of Technology in Transportation
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Joe Neal, CIO, Heniff Transportation Systems

When I was growing up, I remember my Dad working in the technology field. He would come home with a stack of 80’s style dot-matrix printer paper with pages and pages of COBOL code in his briefcase. There were hand-written debugging notes on...