Consulting Logistics presented by Aborn and Co
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Consulting Logistics presented by Aborn & Co. is a weekly podcast covering all things logistics, supply chain, transportation, trucking, tech, and news. Our show is hosted by Timothy Dooner, a 13-year industry veteran who has held positions in operations, sales, consulting, and marketing. He is currently Aborn & Co.'s Director of Marketing.
||CleanWhat Your CFO Needs to Know About Accruals, IoT, and More Listener Mail||This week the mic is pointed at you, the listeners, as we open up another mail bag filled with your questions. This week you'll learn why your CFO needs to be on top of freight accruals, how IoT is changing supply chains, and what a supply chain benchma||3/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSupply Chain Education on a Global SCALE with Manish Patwal||Supply chain education has gone global! Listen in this week as Manish Patwal - a graduate student from MIT's Global SCALE Network and engineer at john Deere India joins us. We'll discuss studying abroad in India, Malaysia, and the USA. Work/life at John||3/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIf These Docks Could Talk with Mark LeGrand of Dock411||We rate every thing these days: the food we eat, the purchases we make, the rideshare that drive us, and nearly every other service we receive. If you have an opinion, there's an app for that. And with 95% of consumers reading reviews before they make a||3/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCarrier Bankruptcy and Route Guide Discipline with Jill Clifford, President at Aborn & Co.||New England Motor Freight's abrupt bankruptcy shocked the shipping world. This week, Aborn & Co.'s president, Jill Clifford joins the show to share with shippers her survival tips on what to do when your carrier goes down. Later, we discuss one of the f||3/4/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLogistics Tech Truth + Rumors with Adam Erickson at Hulft||AI, AR, Blockchain, IoT, RPA, VR, etc etc etc. There's a lot of new tech entering the supply chain but what, if any of it actually has any value to YOU and more importantly, your customers? This week, Adam Erickson from Hulft joins Tim on the show as th||2/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFreight's Future with Craig Fuller CEO/Founder of FreightWaves||FreightWaves CEO/Founder Craig Fuller joins us on Consulting Logistics to talk about the Freight Futures Roadshow, modernizing logistics news, becoming the Bloomberg of freight, the direction of our industry...and maybe a little bit about Trading Places||2/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmpowered by Incoterms, LTL Audits, Clean Data, and More Listener Mail||It’s the first listener mailbag of 2019 and we’ve got some outstanding questions this week. We’ll be talking about ways in which Incoterms can empower your supply chain, the components of an LTL freight quote, and the advantages of clean data. But||2/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSCU30: Supply Chain Under 30 w/ Daniel Knauer of Emerson Cargo Solutions||It's a brand new #SCU30 episode where we invite some of the youngest and brightest minds on the air to tell their story their way. This week we're featuring 2016 East Carolina University graduate / Emerson Cargo Solutions regional sales manager Daniel K||2/5/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCradle to the Shark Tank w/ Melissa Gersin Founder of Tranquilo, Inc.||Melissa Gersin, founder of Tranquilo, Inc. and inventor of the baby soothing Tranquilo mat, joins us on the show to discuss launching and designing a product, winning at MassChallenge, getting an investment on ABC's Shark Tank, and the challenges of nav||1/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Brains Behind The Bots w/ Herbet ten Have CEO of Fizyr||One of the greatest issues robots face when it comes to parcel picking is their ability to handle and differentiate SKUs. This week, Herbert ten Have joins us on the show to talk about Fizyr's deep learning and vision guided robotics which are rising to||1/21/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEverything You Need To Know About Parcel Shipping In 2019||With ecommerce booming shippers are more reliant on parcel shipping than ever. On this episode we'll cover everything you need to know in 2019 about new postal regulations, rate increases, and ways to save money via USPS, UPS, and FedEx. For confer||1/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Industry Report Q1 2019||Limited capacity and increased volume, both over-the-road and on the rail as well as trade war tariff concerns, set the tone in our Transportation Industry Report which looks at the most recent data from the American Trucking Association, FTR, IANA, Cas||1/7/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRise of the Warehouse Robots w/ Greg Walls of 6 River Systems||Greg Walls of 6 River Systems joins the show to discuss warehouse robots, automation, AI, and machine learning. Visit our guest here For conference details visit TRANSTECH2020 Get your free data report at Day01 Subscribe now on iTunes, Spotify,||12/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Logistics of Christmas vol. 01||On our first ever Logistics of Christmas episode we look at one of deadliest maritime disasters in history and how it relates to Christmas tree exports and our own Christmas tree here in Boston. This radio drama immerses you in the events immediately le||12/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRetail Artificial Intelligence w/ Joel Beal CEO/Co-founder of Alloy||Alloy’s CEO & co-founder Joel Beal joins us to discuss the power of retail/inventory analytics and AI, connecting tech with the supply chain, Alloy’s recent $15M venture capital bid, and hear his advice for students and aspiring entrepreneurs! Vi||12/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSCU30: Supply Chain Under 30 with Nathan Shnipes and Caleb Johnson||On our very first episode of #SCU30 we invite some of the youngest and brightest minds on the air to tell their story their way. This week we're featuring 2017 Harvard graduate / Aborn & Co. Account Manager Caleb Johnson and 2014 Boston College graduate||12/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFreight Accruals, Vendor Chargebacks, Thinking Green, and More Listener Mail||Consulting Logistics is back from Thanksgiving break and ready to answer a whole new series of questions on freight accruals, vendor chargebacks, and green supply chains! Also, in this episode we announce TRANSTECH2020: A Supply Chain Vision & Innovatio||11/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Incoterms Work and More Listener Mail||We're opening up the listener mail bag this week to answer questions about: - How Incoterms Work - Keeping Your Cool When Selecting a Reefer Carrier (Available 11/16) - And What You Need To Know Before Getting In Bed With a Furniture Carrier (Available||11/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPractical Uses of Tech in the Supply Chain w/ Brian Glick CEO Chain.io||This week on Consulting Logistics we welcome Brian Glick, CEO of Chain.io to the show where we discuss practical uses for tech in the supply chain, developments with blockchain + AI, and one of Eric Johnson from the JOC.com's passion projects, the Logis||11/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Social Media Championship||No supply chain or logistics on today's episode. Instead, we recognize the Social Media Champion. The Social Media Champion is the individual within our organization who has gone above and beyond when delivering our content to the masses. Tune in to hea||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShipping Container Homes for Homeless Veterans w/ Ian Zaretzky||This week, Ian Zaretzky joins Consulting Logistics to talk about his noble and ambitious cause to put 20 homeless veterans in 20 mortgage-free container homes before winter hits. Ian was the Director of Sales for XPO Logistics up until this year. If yo||10/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTransportation Data Capture 101 w/ Steve Aborn||Steve Aborn joins the show this week to discuss the importance of data capture to the supply chain. Steve bring's a unique perspective to the show as he has audited over a billion dollars in client freight spend and is intimately familiar with the data||10/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLipstick and Logistics w/ Michelle Cully CEO Xpressman TC||Michelle Cully, CEO of Xpressman Trucking & Courier joins the show to discuss how at the lowest point in her life she decided to pull herself up and start again. After escaping an abusive relationship, and with only a high school diploma and zero busine||10/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanContract vs Spot Rates and Listener Mail||This week on Consulting Logistics we're answering our listener’s burning questions about the world of supply chain, logistics, and freight forwarding. In this episode we dive into contract rates vs spot rates, 3PLs vs 4PLs, 5 reasons why you should be||10/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNorth of the Border w/ Sarah Barnes-Humphrey of Let's Talk Supply Chain||Sarah Barnes-Humphrey, host of Let's Talk Supply Chain, joins the show to discuss the Canadian perspective on the trade war, emerging tech in logistics, and women in supply chain! Visit her at: https://www.letstalksupplychain.com/Visit our site at: ww||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSupply Chain Digital Transformation with Lora Cecere, founder of Supply Chain Insights||Supply Chain Digital Transformation offers a wealth of new strategic, financial, and time saving opportunities. Transportation management systems, blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT), automation, autonomous vehicles, 3D printing, and wearables are just||9/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSupply Chain Today with Eric Johnson senior editor at the Journal of Commerce||Eric Johnson, senior editor of technology at the Journal of Commerce, joins the podcast this week to discuss the state of the logistics industry in 2018. We cover top news stories like the trade war, truck driver shortage and capacity crisis, as well as||9/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe TMS Advantage with Jill Clifford||Aborn & Co.'s President, Jill Clifford, joins us this week to tell us why not having Transportation Management System in 2018 is like not having a website. Find out how this tool can increase organizational efficiencies while saving both time and money.||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe History of the Semi Truck||The semi truck is an icon of the shipping industry but where did the big rig come from and where is it going? In this episode of the show we look back on the storied history of the semi truck, who invented it, what innovations were made to propel it for||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSetting Standards for Blockchain w/ Sloane Brakeville co-founder of Fr8 Network||Sloane Brakeville, co-founder and tech lead at Fr8 Network, joins us this week to discuss practical blockchain solutions, their company's approach to blockchain development and deployment, as well as the need for setting standards for the technology. Th||8/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Aborn & Co. Story with Russ Aborn||Aborn & Co.'s founder and CEO, Russ Aborn, joins us this week to celebrate his 50 year career in the transportation industry. We discuss his entry into the business, the challenges and rewards involved with starting a company, the capacity crisis and hi||8/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow LTL Accessorials Work||Properly managed LTL freight will see shippers paying a lot less in accessorials. Here's how they work and how you can avoid, mitigate, and negotiate them away! In addition, we've also have a huge internal announcement as well as coverage of all the lat||8/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIBM and the Big Data Behind Blockchain and your Supply Chain w/ Ramyanshu Datta, program director and blockchain product manager at IBM||Blockchain is being heralded as the next great supply chain revolution but what does that mean and how does it work? Since so few of us have had the opportunity to use a blockchain system, many of the concepts behind it seem rather vague and abstract. H||7/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLTL Capacity Crisis with Jill Clifford||Less than truckload shipments are costing shippers more money and are taking longer to be delivered. Jill Clifford returns to Consulting Logistics this week to discuss the toll that the capacity crunch has taken on LTL freight. Listen in as Jill discus||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Industry Report with Donald Broughton of Broughton Capital LLC||US Shippers have seen trucking rates ascend to new record-high after new record-high in 2018. On this episode we had the honor of sitting down with Donald Broughton, managing partner and principal of Broughton Capital, LLC., to discuss the state of the||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShipper of Choice with Chris Peckham||Our own Chris Peckham, Director of Operations at Aborn & Co., joins Consulting Logistics this week to discuss what it takes to become a Shipper of Choice. Together, we'll outline several steps that shippers can take to improve their standing with carrie||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA View From The Cab: The Capacity Crisis From A Trucker's Perspective||Paul Charles, a long haul truck driver from Dedicated, joins us this week to share his views on all the major issues that the industry is facing. Paul discusses ELDs, the capacity crisis, Shipper of Choice, the driver shortage, and he even offers a few||6/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Blockchain War||The battle over blockchain is entering a new theater of conflict as industry stalwarts and startups race to provide a standardized solution for the supply chain industry. This week we cover all of the latest developments in regards to blockchain and the||6/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Truck Driver Shortage and the Rising Cost of Everything||In 2018 shippers are paying historic rates for freight that takes longer to move. On this week's podcast we cover the truck driver shortage, the rising cost of freight and consumer goods, as well as offer shippers some solutions to this dire issue. We a||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurviving Contract Season||Consulting Logistics presented by Aborn & Co. is joined by global business development manager at BOC International, Rich Bulman. Having worked for steamship line giant, Maersk and NVOCC/Broker (BOC International), Mr. Bulman has successfully charted h||3/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmerging Technologies in Logistics||On the inaugural episode of Consulting Logistics presented by Aborn and Co. Jill Carney guides us through a rapidly changing logistics landscape. Topics covered include the Uberization of trucking and freight matching technologies, finding the lowest co||2/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Great industry news with some humor and fun edits thrown in that really make it an enjoyable listen. Highly recommend!
I love listening to this on my way to work. It’s engaging and a great way to learn more about topics affecting the industry.
The best logistics podcast
Of 2018 and potentially of all time.