Logistics Matters with DC VELOCITY

Guest: Steve Denton of Ware2Go on rising freight costs; The LMI index shows strong logistics sector growth; The continuing effects of Hurricane Ida

September 10, 2021 AGiLE Business Media Season 2 Episode 35
Logistics Matters with DC VELOCITY
Guest: Steve Denton of Ware2Go on rising freight costs; The LMI index shows strong logistics sector growth; The continuing effects of Hurricane Ida
Show Notes

In this episode, our guest is Steve Denton, CEO of Ware2Go, a UPS company. All businesses have been affected by Covid-19 during the past year and a half, but merchants and retailers have experienced more ups and downs than many. One of the more challenging problems is the rising cost of transportation for their goods. With peak season approaching,  how will merchants be able to deliver products in a timely manner while meeting other demands and challenging  consumer expectations?

The latest Logistics Managers Index has been released. This monthly report gauges logistics activity and shows continued expansion in the sector. Is this a trend that will continue into next year?

Hurricane Ida caused widespread damage across much of the United States. While recovery efforts are ongoing, there are still logistics delays that are having ripple effects throughout the country. What is being done to help alleviate the stresses?


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Podcast sponsored by: Honeywell Intelligrated

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