Articles | October 2010

Feature Stories

Case Studies

I.T. Toolkit

Predicting Demand Levels Down the Road

Polymer and fibers manufacturer INVISTA turned to a new inventory planning tool to meet recessionary challenges.

Reader Profile

Randall Plost: Plugged Into the Pipeline

Distribution Manager Randall Plost boosted pick rates and forged carrier relationships to improve service at valve and pipe connector manufacturer Victaulic.


Robert Russo

3PL Line: Third-Party Logistics PerspectivesRobert Russo

3PL Partnerships: Finding Your Better Half

Robert Russo of Port Jersey Logistics explains how to choose the best third-party logistics provider for your company.

Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

Currency Events

Inbound Logistics Publisher Keith Biondo considers how today\'s foreign currency values will impact global product flow.

Leo Espinoza

Smart Moves: Supply Chain Careers & Education AdviceLeo Espinoza

Getting a Seat at the Leadership Table

Leo Espinoza of Korn/Ferry International discusses qualities companies look for in supply chain executives.

Chandler Hall

Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisChandler Hall

Supplier Disruptions: Preparing for the Unpredictable

Chandler Hall of BravoSolution explains how to reduce the frequency and severity of disruptions by fostering collaborative relationships with your suppliers.


Ten Tips

Optimizing Global Supply Chain Management

Andrea Robinson of CargoWise provides tips on handling global supply chain management challenges.


Past Issues


Digital Editions

3PLs to the Rescue Cover

Full Digital Issue

3PLs to the Rescue

(244 pages • 41.8 MB PDF)

Reshaping the Supply Chain Cover

Full Digital Issue

Reshaping the Supply Chain

(420 pages • 103.9 MB PDF)

2020 Logistics Planner Cover

Digital Edition

2020 Logistics Planner

(128 pages • 16.6 MB PDF)

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards Cover

Digital Edition

Reader’s Choice: Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

(9 pages • 0.58 MB PDF)

3PL Perspectives 2020 Cover

Digital Edition

3PL Perspectives 2020

(10 pages • 1.3 MB PDF)