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Vector’s Covid-19 response team is currently helping source and ship PPE for our clients

Thank you to all medical staff and first responders for an amazing job fighting this pandemic

Vector Santiago hired two more Sr. Sales

Vector Mexico hired our first employee in Queretaro as we expand into other cities

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You have enough on your plate, and don’t need to know every detail of the logistics and supply chain industry—that’s our job. You only need the highlights, so that you can see trends, read the latest news, and answer your boss’ questions.

We’ll curate the most important topics that you should be aware of to stay up to speed and ahead of the curve. We also believe that news should not always be bad and we (as a society) would benefit from having a more balanced and positive view of our world.

30 years ago today, the Viking replica longship ‘Gaia‘ reached the first Norse settlement in North America, commemorating the 1,000th anniversary of Leif Eriksson’s landing, after crossing from Norway. Eriksson... LEARN MORE
08-02-2021
With summer barbecue season well underway in the Northern Hemisphere, many of us are wondering if those citronella candles are even working to keep away the biting bugs. Science tells... LEARN MORE
08-01-2021
Canada is beginning to reopen its borders for nonessential travel after a 16-month shutdown in response to COVID-19. Starting Aug. 9, fully vaccinated U.S. citizens and permanent residents can... LEARN MORE
08-01-2021
Source: freight waves
80 years ago today, the first Jeep was produced, a 4-wheel-drive vehicle born of wartime necessity that over the decades became a beloved mode of transportation for outdoor recreation lovers.... LEARN MORE
08-01-2021
Chart of the Week: Long Haul Outbound Tender Volume Index, Tweener Outbound Tender Volume Index, Short Haul Outbound Tender Volume Index, Local Outbound Tender Volume Index – USA  SONAR: LOTVI.USA, TOTVI.USA,... LEARN MORE
08-01-2021
Source: freight waves
This story was submitted to GNN by one of our readers. If you have an interesting story of kindness or positivity, be sure and send it to us for review.... LEARN MORE
07-31-2021
The views expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of FreightWaves or its affiliates. By Katerina Jones Heavy-duty fleet organizations continue... LEARN MORE
07-31-2021
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The fear voiced by Port of Los Angeles Executive Director Gene Seroka earlier this year was that “we will still have vessels at anchor come midsummer,” when terminals pivot... LEARN MORE
07-30-2021
Source: freight waves
As dozens of companies have worked to bring autonomous vehicles (AVs) to life, most of the outside focus has been directed at safety and legal concerns. While engineers are... LEARN MORE
07-30-2021
Source: freight waves
Volumes for high-tech office equipment continue to soar. Bill Fallon, EVP of client solutions at AIT Worldwide Logistics, reported that his high-tech Fortune 500 clients see this growth as... LEARN MORE
07-30-2021
Source: freight waves

Books we Recommend and have made an impact in our culture

  • “ Why Work Sucks ” Cali Ressler & Jody Thompson
  • “ Delivering Happiness ” Tony Hsieh
  • “ Leaders Eat Last ” Simon Sinek
  • “ Radical Candor ” Kim Scott
  • “ Built to Last ” Collins & Porras
  • “ Good to Great ” Jim Collins
  • “ The 4-Hour Workweek ” Tim Ferriss
  • “ The Art of Happiness ” Dalai Lama & Howard C. Cutler