Paul Scott Abbott | September 24, 2018 | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade
With burgeoning demand for wood products and building materials amidst tightening transportation capacity, Lee Goodwin depends upon long-term relationships to fulfill needs of customers of Boise Cascade Co.
Paul Scott Abbott | June 25, 2018 | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade
Delivering the luxury experience synonymous with the Neiman Marcus name demands consistent execution of consumer-satisfying logistics, and Willis Weirich is passionately committed to an agile, channel-agnostic approach that resonates positively with upscale customers.
Paul Scott Abbott | April 23, 2018 | People | Industry Profiles | Logistics
Having literally written the book on modern supply chain excellence, Reuben Slone is spearheading initiatives saving Walgreens hundreds of millions of dollars while enhancing safety and providing mutually beneficial opportunities for workers with disabilities.
Paul Scott Abbott | February 26, 2018 | People | Industry Profiles | Maritime News | Liner Shipping
Carlos Diaz was in the big leagues just long enough to have one MLB basehit, and now he’s knocking a metaphorical homerun as an ocean carrier executive with World Direct Shipping, a Florida-based line with an expanding presence in weekly services across the Gulf of Mexico.
Paul Scott Abbott | August 21, 2017 | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade
Applying more than a third of a century of logistics experience with J.C. Penney Co., Rick Schart has, over the past nine years, helped Jacksonville, Florida-based Stein Mart Inc. realize tens of millions of dollars in annual savings while benefiting customers.
Paul Scott Abbott | August 07, 2017 | People | Industry Profiles | Liner Shipping
Comfortable wearing many hats, Mike Wilson is a leading ocean carrier executive, officer of an organization assisting homeless families and a new grandparent, not to mention his two decades on the board of the Intermodal Association of North America, which is readying to “push the envelope” with its Intermodal EXPO 2017.
Paul Scott Abbott | July 25, 2017 | People | Industry Profiles | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime News
With a decreasing number of available projects and tightening schedules, logistics is playing an increasingly vital early role for worldwide energy industry technology and infrastructure provider CB&I, according to Jake Swanson.
Paul Scott Abbott | June 12, 2017 | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade
Sergio Sandrin, president of third-party logistics provider Aqua Gulf Transport, is good-natured about his love of technology and brings an equally positive attitude to the Caribbean marketplace his company serves, even as Puerto Rico continues to present challenges.
Paul Scott Abbott | April 24, 2017 | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade
Using multiple West Coast port gateways in an inland point intermodal supply chain model gives Deborah Winkleblack the diversified logistical strength she needs to make sure teens, tweens and other customers of Claire’s Stores Inc. have the fashionable jewelry and accessories they crave readily available at their local mall.
Paul Scott Abbott | November 20, 2016 | People | Industry Profiles | Logistics
At 6-foot-4, Elisabeth Fornés clearly stands above her supply chain professional peers, applying teamwork skills honed as a French professional basketball player and knowledge of four languages (and cultures) to her role with the world’s largest building materials company.
Paul Scott Abbott | August 08, 2016 | People | Industry Profiles | International Trade
John Pasha is clearly driven to succeed and help others, whether in his role as senior vice president of Pasha Automotive Services – the vehicle processing and distribution solutions unit of The Pasha Group – or leading San Diego civic efforts or playing guitar in a rock ’n’ roll band.