The Wizard and the Genius

  Eric Wilmot, Director Marketing & Technology     It is a fact of life that with every success comes many more failures. People like mentioning the fact that Thomas Edison, the Wizard of Menlo Park, experimented using several thousand elements in his improved design for the lightbulb before finding the one that [...]

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Affordable Logistics

Joe Chrien, Vice President Sales & Marketing       What is the one most important thing in this world to everyone?  Family!  I’ve written a lot about family over the last couple years, but as you all know it has been a very exciting few years for me and my “little” family.  [...]

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Who’s The Funny Mann?

Dennis Wilmot, President & CEO                 Why would a shipper pay to lease their own railcars or even buy them? Isn't it up to the railroad to supply all the rail equipment needed to ship on their line? As Cliff Norton used to say, "I'm glad [...]

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Longfellow’s Fake News?

Dennis Wilmot, President & CEO             "Listen, my children, and you shall hear, Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere…" Thus begins the famous poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow known as Paul Revere's Ride. First published in December 1860 as the Unites States was on the brink of [...]

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