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How to Achieve a Greener Final Mile

Final mile typically consumes a chunk of your transportation budget and is also one of the most wasteful parts of the supply chain. So how can you turn that around and look for a greener final mile?

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High Performance Teams

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When building high performance teams, finding individuals who can build trust and confidence are key to creating fruitful partnerships.

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Federal Preemption, 3PLs, and Cargo Claims: A Primer

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Martha J. Payne | Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP A small group of men in Philadelphia in 1787 recognized that commerce between the states should be governed by federal law rather than state law. The Commerce Clause4 of the U.S. Constitution gave the federal government power to regulate commerce. Since then, federal regulation of the transportation industry has waxed ...

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Innovation: Staying Ahead of the Tech Curve for 2019

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TIA launched its first event devoted solely to navigating the ever-changing technology landscape for 3PLs. By all accounts, guests were thrilled to network with some of the brightest thought leaders and successful trend setters in the industry. More than 200 professionals attended the sold out, two-day 3PL Technovations event, held in Tucson, AZ, November 6 – 7.  And most, if ...

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How Users Can Identify Email Cyberthreats

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Part II in a Three-Part Series Focused on Cybersecurity Michele Vayle | RenovoData In the September issue of 3PL Perspectives, we discussed some of the most prevalent types of email cyberthreats, with emphasis on the particular risks faced by 3PL and trucking companies. This article will feature a description of best practices for protecting businesses from these attacks. As discussed in the ...

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TIA Members Gather in California for Annual Conference

Nick Baker | Transportation Intermediaries association Nearly 1,300 logistics professionals and 90 exhibitors flocked to sunny, southern California for the 2018 TIA Capital Ideas Conference & Exhibition, held in Palm Desert, CA, April 8-11. Set against the dramatic backdrop of the Coachella Valley, the conference kicked off Sunday, April 8 with a golf outing, pre-conference sessions, a newcomer’s orientation, networking ...

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2018 Corporate/Business Tax Law Review

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Castle Wealth Advisors, LLC The 2017 “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (TCJA) brought many changes to individual income tax filers. This article is an attempt to discuss a number of the tax changes to businesses. While the changes made in the TCJA were intended to help simplify the tax code and provide tax relief to business owners, only the later ...

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