Google LLC Named Landstar Overall M.U.S.T. Customer of the Year

Google LLC Named Landstar Overall M.U.S.T. Customer of the Year

April 23, 2019 · By Landstar Landstar’s Mutual Understanding of Safety Together, or M.U.S.T., program entails an in depth tour of a buyer’s facility, adopted by dialogue and evaluation of security and securement practices. Landstar Transportation Logistics Vice President of Safety and Compliance Mike Cobb introduced Google as the total winner throughout a ceremony held April 6, 2019. Also acknowledged was impartial Landstar Agent Brian Putzke of Momentum Transportation, the Landstar company which offers the buyer with transportation logistics providers. In 2018, Putzke and Landstar representatives met with Google at…

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Logistyx Technologies Promotes and Hires New Executive “Dream Team”

Logistyx Technologies Promotes and Hires New Executive “Dream Team”

Logistyx Technologies, introduced the promotion and hiring of eight executives on the senior vp, vp and director ranges. Five of the eight are based mostly within the United States, together with Logistyx’s Chicagoland headquarters and its new Tulsa, Oklahoma workplace; the others are stationed throughout Logistyx’s community of worldwide workplaces in Canada, the Netherlands and the U.Okay. Logistyx President Ken Fleming: “As the volume of parcel shipments continues to swell alongside e-commerce sales and demand for our services grows exponentially, these talented leaders will help us meet and exceed global…

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Landstar Deliver to Win Truck Giveaway Winner Gets His Birthday Wish!

Landstar Deliver to Win Truck Giveaway Winner Gets His Birthday Wish!

Landstar Business Capacity Owner (BCO) Rosemberg Villarreal of Grand Prairie, Texas, received a 2019 Peterbilt 579 UltraLoft, the primary of two vehicles Landstar will give away to its owner-operators in 2019. Landstar Business Capacity Owner (BCO) Rosemberg Villarreal: “I received the call that I was a finalist for the giveaway on my birthday a few weeks ago. My birthday wish, to win this truck, came true. I cannot thank Landstar enough for this gift.” Villarreal was one among 5 finalists randomly chosen from greater than 217,000 contest entries. The Landstar…

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Are Graduate Degrees Leading to Less Job Options?

Are Graduate Degrees Leading to Less Job Options?

January 31, 2019 · By Gurram Gopal Employment stories issued by the federal government and commentary from information shops over the previous yr point out an economic system buzzing on all cylinders and pumping out jobs like a hearth hose. Supply chain areas like transportation and logistics have particularly reported sturdy hiring and a few difficulties find expert staff. On the opposite hand, anecdotal stories from latest grasp’s diploma graduates in addition to skilled staff in provide chain administration signifies a market through which it’s nonetheless very troublesome to achieve…

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Cross-Border Freight Visibility – Supply Chain 24/7

Cross-Border Freight Visibility - Supply Chain 24/7

January 23, 2019 · By Landstar Supply chain visibility is at or close to the highest of each shipper’s “must have” record. While there could also be a quick time interval of restricted visibility as customs or different regulatory our bodies take possession of cross-border shipments, visibility over the tip-to-finish provide chain is each doable and attainable for corporations conducting enterprise in Mexico. For cross-border shipments, having visibility over all gear is essential. Access to knowledge has facilitated higher visibility and a certified cross-border provider ought to be capable to…

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Trucking Ambassadors of Safety – Supply Chain 24/7

Trucking Ambassadors of Safety - Supply Chain 24/7

January 9, 2019 · By Landstar The Landstar Safety Officers (LSOs), who embraces all elements of Landstar’s security-first tradition, is the shopper’s level of contact on the company for security-associated questions. Rick Owens, the unbiased Landstar agent named 2017 Safety Officer of the Year: “Meeting face-to-face with the customer during a M.U.S.T. visit and supporting the customer’s safety efforts is what we do best. Establishing a clear communication about safety needs is so valuable to each freight move.” Owens is the LSO at his company primarily based in Santa Fe,…

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Landstar Announces Final Truck Winner of 2018

Landstar Announces Final Truck Winner of 2018

October 4, 2018 · By Landstar Landstar BCO Susan Coffer of Claremore, Oklahoma is driving a brand-new Kenworth T680 after successful the semi-truck in a random drawing held Sept. 12 in Rockford, Illinois. The truck giveaway was the spotlight of Landstar’s BCO Appreciation Days, a two-day occasion held to thank the impartial owner-operators leased to Landstar for offering excellence in security and customer support. Coffer was one of 5 finalists randomly chosen from greater than 189,000 contest entries. Landstar enterprise capability house owners (BCOs), the time period for impartial truck…

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Million Mile Safe Driver Wins New Truck in Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway

Million Mile Safe Driver Wins New Truck in Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway

July 24, 2018 · By Landstar Landstar Million Mile Safe Driver David Zelsdorf was the fortunate winner of the 2019 Western Star 5700XE tractor spec’d with a Detroit™ DD15®, 14.8L engine and a Detroit DT12™ automated handbook transmission. The random drawing and giveaway was the spotlight of the seventh Annual Landstar BCO All-Star Celebration held July 1-3 in Savannah, Georgia. Each 12 months, Landstar offers away a truck, together with all registration charges and taxes, to one among its Million Mile and Roadstar® protected truck owner-operators. The winner, David Zelsdorf,…

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Logistyx Technologies Acquires Transparix – Supply Chain 24/7

Logistyx Technologies Acquires Transparix - Supply Chain 24/7

July 23, 2018 · By Logistyx Technologies Logistyx Technologies, a frontrunner in parcel Transportation Management ExecutionTM (TME) techniques, right this moment introduced the acquisition of Transparix, a TME software program-as-a-service (SaaS) firm headquartered within the Netherlands. The acquisition additional expands Logistyx’s technique to proceed the growth of its international SaaS and on-premise parcel transportation administration software program platform. Geoffrey Finlay, chief government officer of Logistyx Technologies: “Transparix brings high quality transportation management execution technology, a rich development team and a wealth of industry knowledge to Logistyx. Transparix’s technology and talent…

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GreyOrange to Showcase its End-to-End Robotics Logistics Solutions at CeMAT Australia

GreyOrange to Showcase its End-to-End Robotics Logistics Solutions at CeMAT Australia

GreyOrange, a multinational robotics and provide chain automation firm, and Advanced Warehouse Solutions, their distributor in Australia, will showcase the Butler vary of robotics options at CeMAT Australia 2018, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on 24-26 July. Ashley Henderson, National Sales Manager, Advanced Warehouse Solutions stated, “We are proud to companion with GreyOrange and current their AI-enabled robotics options to the markets in ANZ. The Butler goods-to-person system has been properly obtained and deployed in websites throughout Asia and Europe and we’re excited to share its many functions.…

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