Women

3 Reasons to be Excited for 2015

If you were reading Forbes’ website last week, then you would’ve come across an interesting article concerning predicted trends for the logistics industry in 2015. Sarwant Singh, a Senior Partner in Frost & Sullivan lists a total of 15 likely trends to occur in 2015 with common threads between all of them being Information & …

3 Reasons to be Excited for 2015 Read More »

Women in Logistics: Eye For Transport’s 12th Annual 3PL Summit Take-Away

It is no surprise that many people in the logistics industry have labeled it a “Gentleman’s Club.” As outlined in the Morai Logistics Infographic focusing on women in the logistics industry, compared to other industries women still have some room to catch up at all levels in the logistics and supply chain industry. For example, …

Women in Logistics: Eye For Transport’s 12th Annual 3PL Summit Take-Away Read More »

Infographic: Supplier Diversity and the Logistics Industry

Today we have created an infographic to shed light into what supplier diversity is and to highlight some quick facts about how the women-owned and other minority-owned businesses have been progressing in the recent years. We also cover the spending trends with regards to the investment of companies into supplier diversity programs. The benefits of …

Infographic: Supplier Diversity and the Logistics Industry Read More »

Infographic: The Status of Women in the Logistics Industry

International Women’s Day happened on the 8th of this month and we thought we would contribute a belated infographic for this week’s blog post. The logistics industry is notoriously known for being a Gentleman’s Club consisting of a primarily male workforce. Though that still exists today, companies have taken steps to balance the gender discrepancy …

Infographic: The Status of Women in the Logistics Industry Read More »

Why Partner with a Diversity Supplier 3PL Provider?

On our last blog post, we wrote about the WeConnect Canada’s Opening Doors conference. WeConnect Canada distributes the Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) certification for majority owned, and controlled women’s businesses. The conference is about how certifications such as the WBE is a great strategy for creating opportunities to provide a competitive edge for bidding on …

Why Partner with a Diversity Supplier 3PL Provider? Read More »

Opening Doors at WeConnect: Women Owned Businesses and Supplier Diversity

This past week, a few members from the Morai Logistics team proudly attended the 5th annual Opening Doors National Conference in Toronto. Hosted by WEConnect Canada, I attended as an observant in support of Morai Logistics where I got to hear the president of the company, Kelli Saunders, during the WBE (Women’s Business Enterprise) Success …

Opening Doors at WeConnect: Women Owned Businesses and Supplier Diversity Read More »