Supply Chain Digital and Business Review USA chatted with Kristy Knichel, CEO of Knichel Logistics, about how she stepped up – unexpectedly – to the leadership plate when her father fell ill, and how the implementation of her own agenda has led to the business’s success.
You may already be very aware that truck capacity has been tightening steadily across the country. There is also a large-scale driver protest starting today, October 3rd, and running through Sunday, October 8th which may turn into a national strike. This will also obviously add to the difficulty in booking trucks during this time period.
You may have already heard the news, but a long-awaited major new rail terminal has just opened in the Pittsburgh region. The terminal offers shippers a new transportation option to move freight to and from Western Pennsylvania.
Last week, the Federal Highway Administration conducted a two-day demonstration on partially automated truck platooning in the Washington, D.C. metro area using a three-truck platoon. A previous demonstration of this nature was conducted near Los Angeles last March.
Knichel Logistics is recognized as one of America's Leading 3PLs of 2017! We made Global Trade Magazine's 5th Annual Leading 3PLs list two years in a row!
Kristy Knichel is a 2016 Honoree of the 18th Annual 40 Under 40 Awards, presented by Pittsburgh Magazine and PUMP. The program recognizes 40 individuals under the age of 40 whose creativity, vision and passion enrich the Pittsburgh region.
Knichel Logistics is excited to announce that we have been named one of Global Trade Magazine's Top Trucking Providers of 2016! This achievement was featured in their Aug/Sep 2016 issue.
Knichel Logistics is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). We recognize the commitment to supplier diversity that is embraced by corporations and government agencies today and we can add diversity to your supply chain.
Knichel Logistics is one of America's Leading 3PLs of 2016! We made the Global Trade Magazine list of Top 3PLs To Watch due to our LTL division expansion as a BlueGrace Logistics franchise.
CEO Kristy Knichel was interviewed by Supply Chain Digital about what it takes to be a great leader and how the implementation of her own agenda has led to the business’s success.