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Toby Gooley

Contributing Editor


Contributing Editor Toby Gooley is a freelance writer and editor specializing in supply chain, logistics, material handling, and international trade. She previously was Senior Editor at DC VELOCITY and Editor of DCV's sister publication, CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly. Prior to joining AGiLE Business Media in 2007, she spent 20 years at Logistics Management magazine as Managing Editor and Senior Editor covering international trade and transportation. Prior to that she was an export traffic manager for 10 years. She holds a B.A. in Asian Studies from Cornell University.

Articles by Toby Gooley

Big data analytics in supply chain: Tackling the tidal wave
The amount of supply chain data is growing exponentially, and companies are struggling to make effective use of available information. New research reveals the strategies they're adopting to help them harness the power of big data.
January 16, 2018

Pioneer of the profession Bud La Londe dies at 84
Bernard J. "Bud" La Londe is remembered for his profound influence on the practice and teaching of logistics and supply chain management.
December 6, 2017

Reshuffled ocean carrier alliances have been good for industry—so far, carrier executives contend
New carrier groupings and industry consolidation not detrimental to shippers, but problems remain, according to speakers at Coalition of New England Companies for Trade (CONECT) conference.
November 15, 2017

U.S. Customs plans to update CTPAT best practices, minimum-security requirements, and compliance certification
Director of cargo security program outlines current and planned updates at Coalition of New England Companies for Trade annual cargo symposium.
November 15, 2017

Mexican approach to NAFTA renegotiation offers lessons for U.S., observers say
Unlike here, Mexico's public-private collaboration ensures government and industry are on same page in negotiating positions and priorities, say Mexican trade experts at CONECT conference.
November 15, 2017

U.S. Customs will devote more attention and resources to technology and e-commerce in 2018, agency's acting head says
Kevin K. McAleenan outlined priorities for the coming year at CONECT conference.
November 3, 2017

Thinking inside the box
Converting part of its DC to a very-narrow-aisle (VNA) configuration let the Nova Scotia Liquor Corp. handle more products within the facility's existing footprint.
October 10, 2017

Join the crowd
About 30 brands of lift trucks for warehouse applications are sold in the United States today. So why are new entrants eager to enter such a crowded field?
September 8, 2017

The great coordinator: interview with Laurel Junk
Kaiser Permanente's Laurel Junk is leading the transformation of the healthcare giant's supply chain from a highly decentralized operation to a cohesive, centralized whole.
August 16, 2017

New lithium-ion batteries adaptable to all forklift types, manufacturer says
Romeo Power says flexible configuration could speed adoption of lithium-ion batteries in material handling.
July 20, 2017

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