2020 Technology Roundtable: Meeting front-line challenges

Logistics Management

The pandemic quickly shifted the discussion to the processes, software and technology tools that are helping to improve e-commerce fulfillment on the front lines.

2020 Nexstar Super Meeting: What We Experienced

WorkWave

This year’s Nexstar Partner Portal provides those who attended the virtual 2020 Nexstar Super Meeting with the flexibility to explore recorded sessions from the event, including sessions loaded with actionable insights from ServMan experts. Time To Read: 3 minutes.

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2020 Technology Roundtable: Meeting front-line challenges

Logistics Management

On the heels of the pandemic, this year our panel chose to place their focus on the processes, software and technology tools that are helping to improve e-commerce fulfillment on the front lines

Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Apprenticeship of the Year sponsored by Total Lubricants

247 Customs Broker

Finding and retaining the right skills is a longstanding problem in logistics but XPO Logistics… The post Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Apprenticeship of the Year sponsored by Total Lubricants appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Cold Calling Tips and Tricks

In recent years, cold calling has become synonymous with rejection and failure. But the numbers aren't that clear; while less than 2% of today’s cold calls actually result in meetings, 78% of decision-makers have taken an appointment or attended an event as a result of a cold call. What’s the verdict?

COVID-19, meet Industry 4.0

247 Customs Broker

By Neal Walters, Nick Anderson and Oleg Kozyrenko · November 4, 2020 Eight months into the COVID-19 pandemic, you’ve absorbed the initial body blow and… The post COVID-19, meet Industry 4.0 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 3PL Features Magazine Archive Procurement & Sourcing customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Taking Advantage of Local Drivers Meets Same Day Delivery Expectations

GlobalTranz

The post Taking Advantage of Local Drivers Meets Same Day Delivery Expectations appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. The ability to offer the same delivery is rapidly becoming a differentiator among retailers and other shippers.

Chicago Area Clean Cities to Host 2020 Green Drives Conference

NGT News

Chicago Area Clean Cities says it will hold its ninth annual Green Drives Conference & Expo on Thursday, April 30, 2020. The post Chicago Area Clean Cities to Host 2020 Green Drives Conference appeared first on NGT News.

Shipping DDP Incoterms 2020

Globalior

DDP Incoterms 2020 : A Few Quick Points Delivered Duty Paid (DDP) Incoterms works on any type of transport (air, land, rail, sea, etc.) The seller must abide by laws and meet all obligations relating to transport security regulations.

When supply chain meets chocolate

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

We all know Nestle, whether it is for their KitKat, their Nesquik chocolate powder. Indeed, this big multinational is the world leader in the food industry. In order to be aligned with their green and sustainable plans, the company has taken actions regarding their cocoa supply chain.

The Impact of Direct Dials on Sales Productivity

Leveraging the latest industry research, this eBook highlights the impact of direct dial phone numbers on sales productivity with the goal of empowering reps to have more conversations with prospects, and consequently, schedule more meetings, increase opportunities, and close more business - fast.

Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Business Excellence Award sponsored by Hireco

247 Customs Broker

Wren Kitchens celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2019, reporting an annual turnover of £643m –… The post Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Business Excellence Award sponsored by Hireco appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Help Wanted: The 2020 Seasonal Logistics Hiring Boom

Blue Grace Logistics

2020 has, without a doubt, been one of the strangest years for just about everything. Many retailers, including Target and Walmart continuing through the month to meet the needs of online shopping.

Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Service to Industry sponsored by Aquarius IT

247 Customs Broker

Thomas van Mourik has served Culina Group for over 25 years, developing it into a… The post Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Service to Industry sponsored by Aquarius IT appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Volvo LIGHTS Project Wins CALSTART 2020 Blue Sky Award

NGT News

The Volvo Group was honored with CALSTART’s 2020 Blue Sky Award at the organization’s annual meeting, a virtual gathering of the clean transportation industry’s top leaders and decision-makers. The post Volvo LIGHTS Project Wins CALSTART 2020 Blue Sky Award appeared first on NGT News.

How ZoomInfo Helps Overcome the Top Pain Points of Inside Sales

Recent digital transformation has shifted the B2B landscape by ushering in the era of buyer empowerment. With more access to user reviews, analyst opinion, and industry research, decision-makers are more informed than ever while navigating what is now known as the “buyer’s journey.”

Meet the four women behind WFP’s humanitarian helicopter in Haiti

World Food Programme Logistics

Photo: WFP/Antoine Vallas Learn more about WFP’s work in Haiti Meet the four women behind WFP’s humanitarian helicopter in Haiti was originally published in World Food Programme Insight on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

Meet the Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers of 2020

Food Logistics

Despite all that 2020 has thrown at them, these providers continue to improve their skills and adopt the latest temperature monitoring technologies, transportation management systems (TMS) and warehouse management systems (WMS).

Supply Chain Conference 2020: Meet the speaker – Jim Gallagher, BSH Home Appliance

247 Customs Broker

[og_img] Logistics Manager meets Jim Gallagher, supply chain, procurement and logistics director at BSH Home Appliance UK and Ireland, speaker at the Supply Chain Conference 2020.…

Modex 2020: Meet your DC Velocity e-Show Daily team

247 Customs Broker

The extraordinary growth and success of Modex over the past decade speaks to the elevation of supply chain and logistics to the top tier of… The post Modex 2020: Meet your DC Velocity e-Show Daily team appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Leading Successful Change to Remote Training

Speaker: Dr. Britt Andreatta, PhD, CEO, 7th Mind, Inc.

This month, unprecedented numbers of workers have set up offices in their homes, in an attempt to flatten the curve of COVID-19. Meetings that were previously being held in conference rooms have been moved to conference calls and online meetings. Whether you’re managing the impromptu digital transformation of your company, or training new employees at a distance, make time to join Dr. Britt Andreatta former Chief Learning Officer at Lynda.com and author of several books on the brain science of success, as she covers how YOU can train remotely, and effectively, while supporting the flow of work.

10 Tips for Shippers to Improve Freight Delivery to Meet Customer Expectations

GlobalTranz

It is almost impossible to stay competitive in today’s world as is, and those that do not meet customer expectations in regards to freight delivery will lose business.

Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Business Excellence Award sponsored by Hireco

247 Customs Broker

Wren Kitchens celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2019, reporting an annual turnover of £643m –… The post Meet the 2020 MT Award winners – Business Excellence Award sponsored by Hireco appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Freight Carriers Ramping Up Capacity to Meet With Post-Pandemic Import Surge

ShipLilly

According to information obtained from at least three executives from some of the largest container lines, there is a concerted effort to meet the surprisingly high demand from US shippers. reading as of June 2020.

Supply Chain Conference 2020 – Meet the Speaker: Caroline Curtis, Tails.com

247 Customs Broker

[og_img] In our series of profiles on speakers at the Supply Chain Conference 2020 we meet Caroline Curtis, head of supply chain at Tails.com.

The Perfect Delivery: 6 Key Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Tim McLean, Managing Director, TXM Lean Solutions

The most basic requirement of any business is to deliver its products to its customers on time, in full, every day, without fail. Over the past decade as supply chains have become more complex and customers more demanding, meeting this simple requirement has become harder and harder. What was acceptable 20 years ago, is no longer enough in today’s dynamic, dis-intermediated, hyper competitive marketplace. So why do supply chains fail to deliver? Lean supply chain expert and author, Tim McLean, will explore each of the reasons why supply chains fail to deliver and provide practical strategies to address them and improve your delivery performance. Tim will share case studies of actual companies that have transformed their supply chain performance by addressing the six drivers along with his own experience drawn from hundreds of supply chains over more than 20 countries.

Supply Chain Conference 2020 – Meet the Speaker: Tony Bury, Lactalis

247 Customs Broker

[og_img] In our series of profiles on speakers at the Supply Chain Conference 2020 we meet Tony Bury, group supply chain director at Lactalis. The Supply… The post Supply Chain Conference 2020Meet the Speaker: Tony Bury, Lactalis appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Overview of the IMO 2020 Sulfur Cap: 2020 Update

MTS Logistics

What is the IMO Sulfur Cap that went into effect on January 1st, 2020? ?Since Since January 1, 2020, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) implemented a sulfur cap, known as IMO 2020, which set a limit concerning higher sulfur contents in fuel oil consumed by ships.

Key Insights From Home Delivery World 2020

WorkWave

Like so many conferences, the 2020 Home Delivery World pivoted to a virtual format in reaction to COVID-19 fears. Through the use of Swapcard, an event and networking app, attendees were able to connect with exhibitors and stay abreast of scheduled sessions, events, meeting requests, and more.

Supply Chain Conference 2020: Meet the speaker – Beata Wojna, Shell Aviation

247 Customs Broker

[og_img] To kick-start the New Year we continue our series of profiles on speakers at the Supply Chain Conference 2020. Up next: Beata Wojna, E2E… The post Supply Chain Conference 2020: Meet the speaker – Beata Wojna, Shell Aviation appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

Support Your 2020 Vision

Trinity Logistics

2020 Vision is the catch phrase of the year, heard all around the business world. The worst time to find out that you didn’t meet your year-end goals is in December! This time of the year is all about preparing for your business goals.

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Shipping CPT Incoterms 2020

Globalior

CPT Incoterms 2020 : A Few Quick Points Carriage Paid To (CPT) Incoterms can be used in any mode of transport. The seller must abide by laws and meet all obligations relating to transport security regulations. The post Shipping CPT Incoterms 2020 appeared first on Globalior.

Editor’s Note: The acceleration of 2020

247 Customs Broker

Caryn Livingston, Editor, Air Cargo World With the cancellation of industry conferences, face-to-face meetings, family vacations and school semesters so far this year, the pace… The post Editor’s Note: The acceleration of 2020 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

UK freeports: can these ‘enterprise zones’ meet the competitive challenge?

The LoadStar

The post UK freeports: can these ‘enterprise zones’ meet the competitive challenge? The UK government has opened a bidding process for the creation of up to 10 new freeports, promising they are a simple way to “turbo-charge” the economy, especially in deprived areas.

Chicago Area Clean Cities to Host 2020 Green Drives Conference

247 Customs Broker

Chicago Area Clean Cities says it will hold its ninth annual Green Drives Conference & Expo on Thursday, April 30, 2020. The Chicago-area coalition invites… The post Chicago Area Clean Cities to Host 2020 Green Drives Conference appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.