Hot Supply Chain Topics for CSCMP 2014

2014-CSCMP-Conference-LogoThe Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference takes place in San Antonio, Texas, September 21 – 24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Here are a few of the hot topics you will be hearing about during the event. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Leaders Participating in CSCMP Conference

CSCMP 2014 Conference - San AntonioPenske Logistics experts will once again feature prominently at the 2014 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference in San Antonio, Texas, this month. Taking place from September 21 to September 24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Penske Logistics is a major global sponsor, supports leading research reports and its experts appear on several panels. [Read more…]

Penske to be Included in EPA SmartWay Webinar

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPenske vice president of fuels and environmental affairs Drew Cullen will participate in a webinar hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay program on August 27 at 2:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. CT/11:30 a.m. PT, “Anticipatory Supply Chains.” The complimentary webinar will also include the president and CEO of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), Rick Blasgen, and Beau Gentry, director of transportation for Menlo Logistics. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Hosting Webcast on State of Logistics Report Impact

supermarket stock photoRosalyn Wilson, author of the annual Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) State of Logistics Report, will co-host a Food Logistics magazine webcast, along with Joe Carlier, Penske Logistics senior vice president of sales, to highlight the report’s impact on the food and beverage industry. The complimentary webcast takes place on August 19 at 2 p.m. ET/1 p.m. CT/11 a.m. PT. [Read more…]

Tune in to DC Velocity Webcast Discussing State of Logistics Report

2014 SofLPenske Logistics is sponsoring a complimentary webcast on July 29, beginning at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, where DC Velocity magazine will discuss the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) State of Logistics Report. The report, which is also sponsored by Penske Logistics, will feature author Rosalyn Wilson’s thoughts on a bullish 2014, despite the current inconsistent economic climate. [Read more…]

Logistics Outlook Strong for 2014

Roz Wilson 2014 SofL ReportThe logistics industry has continued on a path of slow growth over the last several years as it has worked through the Great Recession. While 2013 was more of the same, the data for 2014 indicate a more bullish outlook as the sector is showing its strongest freight performance since 2009.

“This will the best year we have experienced in the last eight years,” said Rosalyn Wilson (in photo on right), author of the 25th Annual State of Logistics Report, which was introduced by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and Penske Logistics last month. “The first five months of 2014 have been the strongest since the end of the Great Recession.” [Read more…]

Replay: 2014 State of Logistics Report

Video replay of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals 25th Annual “State of Logistics Report®” written by Rosalyn Wilson and sponsored by Penske Logistics. Recorded June 17, 2014 at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

CSCMP State of Logistics Report: Slow Rebound Continues

Rosalyn Wilson --- State of Logistics ReportToday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released its 25th Annual “State of Logistics Report®”, presented by Penske Logistics. The report reveals that total U.S. business logistics costs in 2013 rose to $1.39 trillion, a 2.3 percent increase from the previous year. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Sponsors CSCMP Conference

2014 CSCMP Conference LogoPenske Logistics is pleased to announce its continued major sponsorship of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals and its Annual Global Conference.

“CSCMP provides many benefits to advancing the thinking in our industry through its research, educational sessions and supply chain certification program,” said Marc Althen, president of Penske Logistics. “We value the long-time relationship we have with CSCMP and we’re pleased to continue our support.” [Read more…]

Expert Panel to Discuss CSCMP State of Logistics Report

Rosalyn Wilson --- State of Logistics ReportThe 25th Annual State of Logistics Report®, sponsored by Penske Logistics and introduced by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), takes place June 17 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. [Read more…]