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Armstrong & Associates 3PL Value Creation Summit 2019

Angela was invited for the second year to speak on the Domestic Transportation and Dedicated Contract Carriage Panel.

This year’s panel discussed the tightening of carrier capacity, the competition from digital freight brokers, and digitization. It moved to predictions about the effects of the international trade war,  e-commerce and the full … READ MORE

Serving as Influential Woman of the Year

 

Angela Eliacostas, President and Founder of AGT Global Logistics

For the past 11 months, Angela Eliacostas served as the Women In Trucking Association’s – Influential Woman of the Year. Her time was spent attending conferences on behalf of the organization.  The year began presenting at the largely attended hiring … READ MORE

Eliacostas mentioned in Inbound Logistics

7 Outstanding Women in Supply Chain and Logistics

Angela Eliacostas mentioned in Inbound Logistics – 7 Outstanding Women in Supply Chain and Logistics article

AGT Founder & CEO Invited to sit on Panel at 3PL Value Creation North America Summit 2018

GLEN ELLYN, ILLINOIS – (August 8, 2018) Angela Eliacostas, CEO and founder of AGT Global Logistics, has been selected as a panelist for the 2018 3PL Value Creation North America Summit’s Domestic Transportation Management and Dedicated Carriage session on Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. CST.

With more than … READ MORE

Is Your Reverse Supply Chain Setup to Maximize Profits?

There is no denying that the rapid growth of e-commerce has had a drastic effect on supply chain operations, more specifically the expansion of reverse logistics operations.

In 2017 alone, e-commerce sales grew in the U.S. by 17%. Consumers spent $453 billion on the web for retail purchases in 2017, a … READ MORE

5 Things to Consider Before Your Next Scheduled Outage

 

Outage planning can be a very complicated process that requires the coordination of available resources, tight scheduling, consideration of safety issues, and the satisfying of the seemingly endless regulatory and technical requirements. Hundreds — sometimes even thousands — of contract workers are brought on site to support the outage, allowing … READ MORE

ELD Mandate: What it Means for Transportation and Logistics Professionals

Regardless of where you land on the debate regarding the ELD mandate or its merits, the reality is that the time for implementation has arrived and transportation and logistics professionals must adhere to these new measures.

As you all know, the efforts made to delay or halt the decision on ELD’s … READ MORE

The Safe Route to HazMat Transportation

This article was written for Radwaste Solutions by AGT President and Founder, Angela Eliacostas. Reprinted with the permission from the Spring 2017 issue of Radwaste Solutions, © 2017 by the American Nuclear Society.

The Safe Route to HazMat Transportation: A 3PL Perspective
By Angela Eliacostas

Transporting radioactive materials is a process that is … READ MORE

Planning for Success with Nuclear Power

Investing in Expert Logistical Planning and Execution Results in Safe, Reliable, Cost-effective, Nuclear Energy Generation

For all its merits, the nuclear power industry has been trapped in a vicious circle for some time. Here’s how it works: competition from cheap sources of natural gas (fracking) leads to nuclear power companies instituting … READ MORE

AGT Global Logistics Founder and CEO Angela Eliacostas: Unstoppable Force

When she joined trucking company Freight Flow as a part-time billing clerk in the early 1990s, Angela Eliacostas was looking to augment her income as a young, single mother with four children. Then she rose through the ranks, eventually becoming general manager. In 2005, she launched a firm of her … READ MORE

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