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Maine Pointe In The News

Cargo Thieves Hunger for Food Shipments - From corn and wheat to canned tuna and octopus, no region is exempt

  Originally published in Nov/Dec issue of Food Logistics Magazine
 

Shippers of high-value freight are adapting their processes to address the problem of cargo theft. Maine Pointe EVP Logistics Michael Notarangeli notes that part of the problem is the nature of the supply chain, which includes well-marked vans and reefers and frequently unattended trailers. The driver shortage also plays a role, and Mike says that shippers need to properly verify driver credentials and put proper vetting procedures in place. He lays out a set of six best practices to prevent cargo theft in this insightful and important industry article. 

Topics: Logistics Total Value Optimization shippers cargo theft michael notarangeli driver shortage supply chain freight food and beverge