CNS 2019: CIFFA’s Snowden explains 5 C’s of change in farewell address

MIAMI – In her more than 40 years of active service in the freight forwarding business, Ruth Snowden has seen her share of changes in the industry – many of them hard-fought and slow to emerge. As she prepares to step down from her current role as executive director of Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association […]

75th Anniversary: Come a long way — gender in air cargo

Like almost every business in America for most of the 20th century, the airfreight business was an old boys’ club. The management was solidly male, with women filling in the stereotypical gender roles of the 1940s through the 1960s – mostly as pretty window dressing for advertisements. Air Transportation sadly reflected these outdated attitudes. If […]