Becker Logistics Blog Young Supply Chain Professionals: Casie McClearen

Young Supply Chain Professionals: Casie McClearen

Join us in congratulating Casie McClearen, one of our Account Managers in our St. Louis, Missouri office on being chosen as the Director of Development on the board of the Young Supply Chain Professionals of St. Louis! Young Supply Chain Professionals, or YSCP, is an organization sponsored by the Transportation Club of St. Louis. The

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September Transportation News Update Cover Photo

September Transportation News Update

Trade Talks in October: US vs. China New tariffs were placed on September 5, 2019. Following this, both sides were trying to agree on a time to schedule the talks and were not coming to an agreement. According to China’s Commerce Ministry, their talks are taking place in early October. To read more about the

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Becker Logistics Blog - Transparency in Business

Transparency in Business

There are few feelings worse than the frustration associated with knowing that someone isn’t telling you something. Within the logistics industry, and particularly for third-party logistics companies, acting as the in-between requires a great deal of transparency to promote consistent communication and to ensure that all information that is necessary is provided. At Becker Logistics,

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Becker Logisitcs Blog cover photo Starting Your Career in Logistics

Starting Your Career in Logistics

With the transportation industry rapidly growing, careers in logistics are becoming increasingly desirable due to the fast-paced nature of the job coupled with the opportunities for growth within the industry. Today, we sit down with Becker Logistics’ recruiter Jessica Olenick to discuss the qualifications, recommended experiences, and tips for entering the logistics industry. When applying

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The Dynamics of Shipper-3PL Relationships

As the demand for third-party logistics companies (3PLs) grows, supply chain and logistics professionals will face greater pressure to improve shipper-3PL relationships. Shippers are now taking a closer look at top logistics trends and are viewing their logistics providers as a strategic partner. However, a strong relationship is not everything, a 3PL must be making

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