WT100 Blog

WT Blog
World Trade 100’s blog space allows visitors can read opinions and comments about industry topics of the day. Visitors are encouraged to respond by making their comments known as well. In this space, you will read blog posts from the Editor in Chief, Perry Trunick, our Associate Editor, Josh Foster, and we have a special space for our industry partners to make blog posts as well. To learn more about submitting blog content, visit our Partners Blog page!

Wounded Vet Prepares to Enter Workforce Via DOE Training Program

No Comments
While 26-year-old wounded veteran Joseph Grabianowski has inspired Americans with his harrowing war story, someday he may be nationally known for building highly efficient exhaust systems for cars and trucks using 3D printing technology.
Read More

Praise for a Job Half Done

The MAP 21 extension is only half the job, we need a long-term bill.
The Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act might be better named the Creeping Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act.
Read More

Bad Judgment

Don't punish the many for the acts of the few.
By Perry A. Trunick
When a Walmart driver made a bad choice, he involved the entire industry.
Read More

Cloud-Based Technology for the Customer

As a non-asset based company, the biggest challenge is how to best use technology to the fullest to help customers grow more profitably.
By Steve Briggs
No Comments
As a non-asset based company, the biggest challenge is how to best use technology to the fullest to help customers grow more profitably.
Read More

Your 'Green' Thanksgiving

With Turkey Day comes a lot of waste.
No Comments
Here are some tips to help reduce that waste and ensure your Thanksgiving is "greenified."
Read More
Part 2 of 4

Data Essentials for Superior Customer Service

Is your data accurate and there when you need it?
By Kristen Celecki
No Comments
In this WT100 EXCLUSIVE, INTTRA addresses two key data factors that serve as a foundation for improving an organization’s information quality.
Read More

The Walking Supply Chain

By Josh Foster
No Comments
A very familiar face from AMC's The Walking Dead is featured in a few humorous supply chain videos from 2009.
Read More

5 Benefits of Social Media (for the Transportation Industry)

By Dino Moler
The President of TMSA weighs in with this EXCLUSIVE blog outlining five benefits social media brings to the transportation industry.
Read More

Miles Over Square Feet

Logistical site selection optimization is key for economic developers.
By Perry A. Trunick
No Comments
At the 2013 WT100 Logistics Development Forum, the importance of logistics in a corporation’s decision for a new manufacturing distribution and/or warehousing location was addressed. Read some of the Editor in Chief’s takeaways.
Read More

Fact or Fiction – Flying Pizza?

Drone pizza delivery rumor circulates.
By Perry A. Trunick
No Comments
With drone flights generating controversy on many fronts, the latest online discussion centers on rumored pizza-carrying drones.
Read More



Image Galleries

KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development



Calculating a true landed cost for global sourcing directly correlates with the profitability of purchased goods. However, few companies can command real-time visibility in to all the costs involved for cross border movements. In this podcast, World Trade 100 and Amber Road highlight how a comprehensive global trade platform that converges both logistics and compliance costs can deliver true landed cost visibility.


Speaker: Hung Lee, Senior Product Manager, Amber Road

More Podcasts

World Trade 100 Magazine

wt august 2014

2014 August

Check out the August 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring our cover story on Preparing the Supply Chain for the Unexpected, plus much more!
Table Of Contents Subscribe

Supply Chain Webinars

What types of supply chain webinars do you get the most use out of?
View Results Poll Archive


World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Use our interactive maps to locate service providers across North America.Interactive Map

Logistics Development Partners 

IWLA Members