Posts by Matt Wensing

Riskpulse cold chain logistics

A Guide to Cold Chain Logistics

What Is Cold Chain Logistics? Cold chain logistics (also referred to as chill chain logistics) is the transport of temperature-controlled goods, such as temperature-sensitive foods, beverages, and bio-pharmaceutical products. For companies who grow or manufacture these types of goods, delivering their products to the end customer is only half the battle. Ensuring the products are…

Riskpulse Transportation Risk Management

Everything You Wanted to Know about Transportation Risk Management

What Is Transportation Risk Management? The U.S. transportation industry is among the most risk-prone of all industries, requiring transportation companies to implement strong enterprise risk management strategies. Using the right methods and tools, these companies can mitigate much of their risk and be in a better position to respond to situations when they arise. According…

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The Florence Effect on Logistics

By Stephen Bennett, Founder & Chief Operating Officer, Riskpulse Published: September 15th, 2018 Thankfully, Florence didn’t live up to some of the early expectation that it would be the strongest storm to impact the East Coast in more than 25-years. Even so, with 105mph winds, it has been the most severe landfalling storm in Wilmington…

Riskpulse Demo at Transparency18 (FreightWaves)

Curious to see how our Sunrise platform works?  Our Chief Strategist, Matt Wensing, provided an audience of more than 700 attendees a demonstration at the May 2018 “Transparency” conference in Atlanta, GA, hosted by FreightWaves. Highlights included a look at how Sunrise provides shippers and brokers with predictions of risk as well as recommendations (prescriptive…

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2017-18 Winter Weather Outlook

While this season will not likely break warm records, expect a warmer-than-normal start and an underlying theme of heightened temperature and precipitation variability.

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2017 Hurricane Season Update

Expect the remainder (and the heart) of the 2017 Hurricane season to feature above normal activity in the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean.

2016-2017 Winter weather outlook: Heavy truck on the road, driving during winter weather

2016-17 Winter Weather Outlook

This winter will begin warm-biased across the U.S. through December before increased temperature and precipitation variability sets in for January and February.