CJ Logistics America’s Senior Vice President of Transportation Operations Brad Nuffer will participate in a panel at the 3PL Value Creation North America Summit hosted by Armstrong & Associates, Inc., October 12-13 at the Embassy Suites Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile.
The panel at 12:30 pm on October 13, “What’s New in Domestic Transportation Management,” will review growth areas for success with domestic transportation management, freight brokerage and dedicated contract carriage. Panelists will discuss topics including cross selling VAWD and transportation management and asset vs. non-asset strategies, and address questions such as: Is spot still “hot” in the market today? How important are structural changes at the major players?
The annual 3PL Value Creation North America Summit analyzes important third-party logistics industry factors (such as the impact of the global pandemic, e-commerce growth, digitalization, labor and capacity challenges, and advancements in technological innovation). C-level 3PL executives, investment community leaders and technology innovators gather to assess the current and future state of the third-party logistics market and explore strategies for value creation in a rapidly changing environment.
As SVP of Transportation Operations at CJ Logistics America, Nuffer has responsibility for Transportation Management and Asset-Based Fleet Operations. He focuses on collaborative partnerships and advanced uses of technology to lead the expansion of transportation capabilities and solutions, including managed services, cross-border transportation, private fleet services, drayage and brokerage. Nuffer leads the development of specialized transportation services for food, CPG and retail customers and consignees, with expertise in the area of retail compliance solutions.
Nuffer joined the company in 2006 in warehouse operations management. Relocating to lead the company’s on-site operations for a large consumer goods customer, he played a key role in distribution center operations and an extensive 4PL network. Promoted to positions of increasing responsibility, he continued to expand the company’s Lead Logistics Partner responsibilities with strategic partner customers and was named VP, Transportation Operations in 2019. Nuffer has a BA in Supply Chain Management from Michigan State University.
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