In the Media

Fact check: Supply chain delays not related to COVID-19 vaccine mandates

USA Today
October 26, 2021

By Daniel Funke

The claim: Resistance to COVID-19 vaccine mandates is responsible for supply chain backups

Ice cream, books and Christmas trees could all be in short supply soon due to a complex combination of rising consumer demand, labor shortages and decreased production capacity worldwide.

But online, some blame COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

This e-bike delivery experiment reduced CO2 emissions by 30% per package

Fast Company
October 19, 2021
Seattle’s last-mile delivery hub has been working on ways to rethink urban deliveries. One of its tests seems to be an enormous success.

E-cargo company URB-E joins UW's Urban Freight Lab

October 14, 2021

URB-E joins Amazon, PepsiCo, Ford Motor Co., Coaster Cycles, BrightDrop, and REEF in the Urban Freight Lab, which works land use and transportation infrastructure to combat ecommerce delivery congestion

3 Lessons for Planning for the Future of Retail

Industry Resource
October 13, 2021

The lessons of the pandemic have, in many ways, given retailers a sense of optimism and excitement about what’s possible in the future.

SCTL Wins ITE Innovations in Education Award

CEE The Bridge
September 9, 2021

In recognition of an innovative approach to transportation education, the UW CEE Online Master of Supply Chain Transportation & Logistics (SCTL) program has been honored with the 2021 ITE Transportation Education Council Innovation in Education Award.