Jett McCandless is CEO of project44, a revolutionary enterprise SaaS platform connecting every aspect of the global supply chain through on-demand visibility. McCandless has nearly two decades of experience in transportation and logistics, and has actively invested in, and advised, a number of industry start-ups from idea stages to expansion. To learn more, visit www.p-44.com.

Combating Excess Capacity Issues

As 2017 kicked off, the nation’s trucking carriers were encouraged by the promise of increased trade. However, by and large, they have yet to see the benefits materialize in earnings. Carriers must become smarter about their use of technology and act quickly to weather today’s soft market—while at the same time, preparing themselves for a…

5 Things to Consider When Switching from EDI to API Technology

Web-service Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are today's unknown and unsung technology heroes. Just as they've revolutionized other industries by re-conceptualizing the end-user experience and brought us apps like Google Maps and Uber, they've already started to completely change the supply chain technology game. APIs are the connectivity mechanism at the heart of today's on-demand applications…