Global Freight Meets the Last Mile with Cathy Roberson, Freight Analyst

Future of Freight Episode #16

Date: May 26, 2021

Global freight has changed completely over the last year. One of the main drivers is the growth of e-commerce, which in turn has driven significant innovation in last-mile logistics.

In episode 16 of the Future of Freight series, Cathy Roberson of JOC, formerly of UPS, will help us understand the evolution of last-mile delivery and global freight.


  • The blurring border between tech and last mile fulfillment
  • What is a 3PL? And what isn’t a 3PL?
  • Global freight providers and the shift to own the last mile
  • Changing models in hub and spoke delivery systems
  • and more

Note: This webinar assumes some prior understanding of the logistics technology ecosystem