Five Technology Trends for Supply Chain Managers in 2019 Five Technology Trends for Supply Chain Managers in 2019 - Jan 28 2019

We live in an increasingly digital world, and the supply chain is no exception. The digitization of the supply chain is well underway as shippers seek increased visibility, improved costs, and greater control over the flow of raw materials and finished goods.

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Frank Blation Frank Blation - Jan 18 2019

As part of our ongoing effort to acknowledge, thank, and highlight the hardworking and loyal employees that embody WSI’s vision of absolute reliability to the customer, enthusiastic service to the community, and dedication to the balance between work and life, we would like to recognize Frank Blation.

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Logistics Challenges That Will Shape the Supply Chain in 2019 Logistics Challenges That Will Shape the Supply Chain in 2019 - Jan 01 2019

Supply chain transformation has been the name of the game in recent years as shippers and logistics providers continuously strive to adapt to volatile market trends and technological advancements.

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Make a Greener Supply Chain Your New Year’s Resolution Make a Greener Supply Chain Your New Year’s Resolution - Dec 28 2018

In the past decade, consumer demand has driven massive changes in the supply chain. Free shipping and two-day shipping are so common now that many shoppers won’t make an online purchase if they aren’t available. As we enter 2019, it’s important to remember the power of consumers to impact the success of our businesses.

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Understanding the ROI of Your Cloud-Based TMS Understanding the ROI of Your Cloud-Based TMS - Nov 27 2018

As the functionality of transportation management systems (TMS) continues to grow, so does the return on investment (ROI) that comes from using one. However, some users may not fully understand the value offered by their TMS. Without understanding the full potential of the solution, it’s possible that some users may not be reaping all the benefits their TMS has to offer.

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How to Make Your Warehouse Driver-Friendly How to Make Your Warehouse Driver-Friendly - Nov 17 2018

The American trucking industry is facing a driver shortage that’s expected to reach 50,000 open driver positions in 2018, according to the American Trucking Associations. While the obvious answer to this is to hire more drivers, the industry is losing drivers to retirement or career changes faster than they can hire them.

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Kim Wolf Kim Wolf - Nov 08 2018

As part of our ongoing effort to acknowledge, thank, and highlight our many hardworking and loyal employees that embody WSI’s vision of absolute reliability to the customer, enthusiastic service to the community, and dedication to the balance between work and life, we would like to recognize Kim Wolf.

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5 Ways to Optimize Your Supply Chain 5 Ways to Optimize Your Supply Chain - Oct 17 2018

At a time when trucking capacity is scarce, unpredictable new tariffs are affecting imports, and many suppliers are pushed to capacity, shippers must take advantage of every conceivable way to optimize their supply chains. Through a focus on optimization, supply chain stakeholders can take steps to mitigate volatility and the ever-increasing costs associated with their shipments.

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Angela Dailey - Van Hoof Family Scholarship Recipient Angela Dailey - Van Hoof Family Scholarship Recipient - Oct 04 2018

Each year, children of WSI employees are eligible to apply for a scholarship from the Van Hoof Family Scholarship Fund to help them meet tuition obligations and other expenses related to college or technical school. The scholarship was established to help children of dedicated employees achieve their post-high school education goals.

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WSI Logistics Succeeds at Emergency Response in Allentown WSI Logistics Succeeds at Emergency Response in Allentown - Oct 03 2018

Among the services offered at WSI’s facility in Allentown, Pennsylvania, employees move a range of potentially hazardous chemicals in support of bulk chemical transfer and chemical handling operations for clients. At WSI, employee safety comes before all else, and there are a range of processes in place to make sure that leaks and spills are handled quickly and efficiently to minimize risks to personnel.

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