Monthly Archives: October 2014

Automotive Global Logistics Conference

Posted: October 22, 2014

  The 15th annual Automotive Global Logistics conference was held in Detroit on September 16th, 17th and 18th.  The conference covered a number of interesting topics and hosted superb speakers like Miguel Marquez, the Governor of the state of Guanajuato in Mexico, who was the event’s keynote speaker.  The conference spoke of growth in the automotive sector in North America as well as an increase in supply chain complexity. North America is projected to grow … Continue reading

Industry Update

Posted: October 16, 2014

The trucking and logistics industry is currently experiencing a combination of stressors and opportunities.

1. Not Enough Drivers & Low Capacity
This is the main challenge the industry is currently facing. Increased trucking company bankruptcies in the first and second quarters of 2014 took many trucks off the road. Continue reading