Preparing for a Unique Peak Season

A global pandemic brings a whole new set of peak season challenges. Listen in as Chris Blickhan of DHL Supply Chain discusses how continuous improvement, new technology, and safety measures help DHL gear up for the incoming blizzard of deliveries.

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5 Must-Take Actions to Prepare for the 2020 Holiday Season

This year has been, and continues to be, unprecedented. Not since the Second World War have global supply chains been so dramatically interrupted. And given the integration of these global supply chains (thanks to the marvels of the integrated circuit) and advances in modern transportation, the disruption caused by COVID-19 is, arguably, unprecedented in modern times.

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Drilling Deep: The mess out at the Southern California ports

Weston LaBar is the CEO of the Harbor Trucking Association. That’s the trade group that represents the drayage community in the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.

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Air cargo shippers navigate a turbulent year

In March, passenger air travel plummeted to levels not seen since 2006, according to the International Air Transport Association. Passenger airlines responded by canceling flights and parking planes in an attempt to reduce costs as revenue took a nosedive. Those passenger planes didn’t just carry people, though.

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