CCJ Market Movers
When: Thursday I Aug 25 I 1:00pm Where: Truckstop.com Theater
Learn from the Titans of Trucking
The “Market Movers,” representing some of the biggest thought leaders and business owners in the trucking industry, are gathering on the show floor of the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas.
Everywhere you look E-Commerce is dramatically changing the retail landscape and even more dramatically changing the transportation landscape.
Amazon has leased 40 planes, leased trailers, and is building millions of square feet of specialized warehousing. Google is exploring automated pick-up and delivery vehicles. Almost every ‘brick & mortar’ retailer is expanding its presence on the web. Just a few years ago terms such as omni-channel, reverse logistics, and last mile were unknown. Today they describe the parts of transportation that are becoming white hot. E-commerce even grew through the great recession of 2008 and 2009. The potential promise first envisioned in 1999 is beginning to be realized.
Come see the executives that are running some of the largest, fastest growing, and most dynamic transportation companies in the world discuss how they are dealing with the quickly changing demands of the marketplace and what’s next.