US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement Goes Into Effect

On July 1st, the US-Mexico-Canada Trade (USMCA)agreement finally went into effect across North America.  This was after three years of trilateral negotiations, trade disputes and amendments by the US Congress. The trade agreement creates new opportunities for the post-pandemic economic recovery, but companies are struggling to determine how the transition from NAFTA to the USMCA [...]

By |2020-07-06T23:07:43-07:00July 6th, 2020|Blog|

Autonomous Logistics Growth: Will Grow 40%+ in Next 10 Years

Global Logistics Development Partners | GLDPartners and GLDPartners Mobility Solutions is working at the very dynamic intersection of supply chain efficiency, logistics hub development and mobility technology, and we are witnessing tremendous opportunity in the development of far more efficient and successful logistics hubs. Increasing acceptance of autonomous vehicles is opening up opportunities to sell additional mobility services, with autonomous logistics one of the big winners

By |2020-05-22T09:17:10-07:00May 22nd, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|

Geely & Volvo + Luminar = Represents a Powerful Collaboration

In Stockholm an announcement this week of an increased tie-up between Volvo Cars and Luminar Technologies represents an important evolution between a dynamic young technology supplier company and a fast-evolving and uniquely positioned global automotive company - where a relatively small Silicon Valley tech company is having a heavy influence on the shape of the global industry and the giant companies that represent its new face.

By |2020-05-06T21:31:46-07:00May 6th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|

Pandemic Illustrates Need For More Sophisticated Pharma Supply Chain System

Rational thinking and the most fundamental management theory teachings will tell us that some central management or coordination is vital, therefore the role of the federal government is essential. Without question, in the coming months, through the unfortunate period of COVID-19 and over the next several years there will be an extraordinary level of attention paid to these issues. Supply chain management will be a sexy and hot topic. We need collaborative leadership - from industry and clearly from government. We can all do a lot better.

By |2020-04-07T08:45:45-07:00April 7th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|