The Food Shippers of America Blog


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 May 20, 2024 4:06:37 PM

Sysco Corporation, a leading global foodservice distribution company, recently launched its new ‘Recipe for Sustainability’ program. Through this program, Sysco will collaborate with top universities to explore innovations that will …

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by Staff, on May 20, 2024 3:52:52 PM

Powerful new optimization technology, a wide range of delivery options, and growing market demand are pivotal pieces in the world of same-day, last-mile grocery business. While last-mile grocery delivery has …

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by Staff, on May 6, 2024 1:28:02 PM

Monitoring your supply chain from farm to fork is critical to the success of any food shipper and their providers. But why is end-to-end, real-time visibility the holy grail for …

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by Staff, on May 6, 2024 11:58:34 AM

Photo Credit: The Coca-Cola Co. As food and beverage manufacturers incorporate artificial intelligence into more facets of their operations to give them an advantage in the marketplace, they are spending …

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by Staff, on Apr 22, 2024 12:40:02 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 …

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by Staff, on Apr 22, 2024 12:33:18 PM

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) has quickly become a hot button for food manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and distributors. For leading companies like Nestle, General Mills, Kelloggs, Kraft, and Wrigley, not …

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by Staff, on Apr 22, 2024 11:49:07 AM

Food companies trace their food inputs back to where they came from in their food chains. Those that produce a large supply of products oftentimes already maintain good records of …

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by Staff, on Apr 8, 2024 12:13:24 PM

The global food manufacturer and member of the Food Shippers of America (FSA) said its new projects aim to reduce and remove over 500,000 metric tons of carbon over a …

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by Staff, on Mar 27, 2024 4:00:56 PM

Photo Credit: NTSB via Reuters The collapse of Maryland’s Francis Scott Key Bridge March 26 after it was struck by a cargo ship continues to block access to the Port …

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by Staff, on Mar 25, 2024 11:59:16 AM

In partnership with Feeding America, General Mills has helped develop and scale MealConnect, the only food rescue technology available nationwide, providing any restaurant, caterer, local grocery chain, hotel, independent food …

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