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Some articles have multiple contributors on the team and therefore are indicated as "Staff." The publisher of the Food Shippers Blog is MindShare Strategies, a firm that has been secured by Food Shippers of America to provide relative and frequent information for the benefit of members and key stakeholders of the association. Our staff has more than 100 years' combined experience covering the transportation, warehousing, logistics, and supply chain industries.
Recent Posts by Staff:
by Staff, on Jun 2, 2023 3:36:26 PM
American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 1.7% in April after decreasing 2.8% in March. In April, the index equaled 112.7 (2015=100) compared with 1147 …Read Story
by Staff, on Jun 2, 2023 3:12:03 PM
Food companies faced many challenges managing their business goals in a tumultuous 2022, but certain supply chains led the way with excellent results, according to the consulting firm Gartner Inc …Read Story
by Staff, on May 22, 2023 12:36:22 PM
Brian Everett, Group Publisher and Editorial Director for Food Chain Digest and Food For Thought (the official magazine and e-newsletter of Food Shippers of America, respectively) caught up with Paul …Read Story
by Staff, on May 19, 2023 12:35:23 AM
There’s a growing trend in the food and beverage industry – and it’s directly related to the U.S. neighbor south of the border. More food shippers are looking to “nearshoring” …Read Story
by Staff, on May 8, 2023 9:30:43 AM
Giant Food, the leading regional grocery chain in the Washington, D.C. area, recently announced the opening of a new Giant Delivers e-commerce fulfillment center in Manassas, Va. The new 82,000-square …Read Story
by Staff, on May 1, 2023 2:16:04 PM
American Trucking Associations’ advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index fell 5.4% in March after increasing 0.9% in February. In March, the index equaled 111.6 (2015=100) compared with 118 …Read Story
by Staff, on Apr 21, 2023 2:29:09 PM
Unilever has 400 brands around the world - many of them are food-related products and ingredients of key brands such as Hellmann’s, Knorr, Weis, and Ben & Jerry’s Established more …Read Story
by Staff, on Apr 21, 2023 1:54:12 PM
As sustainable practices become increasingly important to today’s businesses and consumers, there are significant initiatives among food manufacturers, retailers and distributors to make their environmental goals and initiatives as intentional …Read Story
by Staff, on Apr 2, 2023 8:20:52 PM
DEI is a key component to Dawn Foods’ business strategy. The company’s last-mile deliveries involve its private fleet with company drivers – and the company has been intentionally recruiting a …Read Story
by Staff, on Apr 2, 2023 7:51:59 PM
Walmart’s distribution center in Bentonville, Ark. Is one of 210 DCs that supports stores in a 150+ mile radius. Walmart's 210 distribution centers are hubs of activity for the mega-retailer’s …Read Story
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