[WHITE PAPER] How lane by lane analysis at scale promotes strategic and tactical transportation management

FreightWaves SONAR

To help shippers understand the value of data-driven bidding in the short- and long-term, powered by Lane Acuity, this white paper will explore: Common problems in managing annual RFP processes for enterprise shippers. How contract data amounts to tactical bidding management.

[WHITE PAPER] FreightWaves SONAR: Full shipment lifecycle market data vs TMS vendor and paid-only forecasting

FreightWaves SONAR

Data has become an integral part of the supply chain network’s daily operations and is inseparable from the modern processes that govern procedures involved in transportation. How data facilitates access, analysis and application can affect short-term and long-term actions.

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[WHITE PAPER] How to empower your network with routing guide compliance

FreightWaves SONAR

Big data in the supply chain is nothing new. Nearly every shipper, broker and carrier collects and uses data to derive insights, including predictive rates. The value created with real-time data and right-now lane-level analysis to enforce compliance.

[WHITE PAPER] How to Optimize Full Truckload Shipping Through Technology & Best Practices

GlobalTranz

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “How to Optimize Full Truckload Shipping Through Technology & Best Practices” white paper! Get a free copy of the white paper by filling out the form to the right. Shipment data granularity and analysis are linked with better freight allocation, which means making use of the full spectrum of available shipping options, including full truckloads.

Managing E-Commerce Fulfillment Spikes With Data Analysis

GlobalTranz

This creates a major problem for managing e-commerce fulfillment when orders spike and shippers need to understand how data analysis may help. Disjointed systems and data silos, creating delays in processing and deficiencies in visibility. Get Your Free White Paper Today. Data Analysis Enhances E-Commerce Forecasts and More Take a moment to consider what goes into managing e-commerce fulfillment. Data E-Commerce Logistics

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Transportation cost analysis: Going beyond benchmarking for improved carrier pricing

FreightWaves SONAR

From a financial standpoint, transportation cost analysis remains focused on determining the value of the resources used to execute a given shipment and goes well beyond benchmarking. Moreover, this kind of analysis does not focus on who ends up paying which expenses in the end.

Why near-real-time electronic freight tender trucking data is more reliable than waiting on submitted data

FreightWaves SONAR

Data for data’s sake lacks value, especially in the view of the supply chain. And across the market, submitted data becomes rapidly outdated. And in some industries, outdated data can have disastrous consequences. Download the White Paper.

Freight and trucking data: how historical and contract load tender data create a trucking rate predictor

FreightWaves SONAR

Freight and trucking data makes for an excellent resource for shippers and logistic service providers (LSPs) alike. The data obtained from historical and contract load tender information creates a valuable tool – a trucking rate predictor. Download the White Paper.

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Retail enterprise suppliers’ best practices to use global trade data

FreightWaves SONAR

Global trade data and shipping demand management are not just things that high-tech companies and international investors need to worry about. This focus makes proper use of global trade data and analytics so vital for continued recovery and growth throughout the supply chain network.

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3 Ways Shippers Use Trucking Data to Find Capacity

FreightWaves SONAR

And the transportation and shipping industry has a choice to make – to take advantage of trucking data or to ignore it, continuing as before. . Access to data and proper analysis are both essential to maximize profits and reduce costs. Download the White Paper.

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5 Transportation Data and Insight Reports to Guide Freight Brokers

FreightWaves SONAR

More freight brokers are turning to technology and transportation data to grow their businesses by understanding the true freight market rate. . Predictive rates are another critical SONAR feature that helps freight brokers use transportation data. Download the White Paper.

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Why Benchmarking Alone Isn’t Enough for Proper Transportation Cost Analysis

GlobalTranz

Given that our proprietary TMS, the Cerasis Rater , provides multiple reports, giving our shippers’ many insights, this post is quite appropriate, just like getting the data that is meaningful , in order to make the best decisions for your business possible. . Benchmarking as a Hard Rule within Transportation Cost Analysis Can Be Damaging. And more… for a full list, see our White Paper on Transportation Metrics.

Find the Money in Your Transportation Operations!

247 Customs Broker

By LM Staff · March 6, 2019 Whether starting a network analysis project, TMS implementation, or strategic carrier sourcing event, it is difficult to determine priorities in a dynamic transportation environment. Documenting freight flows and logistics costs on a Spend Diagram will help a transportation team collect data and […]. Features Resources TMS Transportation White Papers customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Near-real-time data-driven route optimization best practices

FreightWaves SONAR

Data represents an integral part of daily life for most people, and it is no different within the transportation industry. Capture market data in near-real-time Real-time data represents a valuable tool for logistics managers when planning and adapting routes for the real world.

BCOs and drayage planning: How global retailers apply data

FreightWaves SONAR

H aving access to real-time freight data and being able to make good use of it is essential for global trade and maritime shipping. Download the White Paper. The post BCOs and drayage planning: How global retailers apply data appeared first on SONAR.

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Decreasing deadheading in trucking: how carriers are turning to data to maximize assets

FreightWaves SONAR

Fortunately, smart data utilization can help reduce deadheading occurrences and make the entire supply chain more profitable. Applied data lowers the risk of over-valuing or under-valuing trucking costs. Download the White Paper.

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Truckload rates: Using data predict and prepare spot vs. contract bids and RFPs

FreightWaves SONAR

Tracking market trends within truckload rates relies heavily on data and analysis. The key to avoiding this kind of situation is predictive planning and analysis. Data-driven insights provide a rubric for guiding RFP processes. Download the White Paper.

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5 data prerequisites for carrier predictive freight rating in logistics

FreightWaves SONAR

And that’s why it’s important for carriers to apply data and enable predictive freight rating through these five requirements. Download the White Paper. Of course, it is also critical to apply data across all activities to identify which loads are ripe for the taking.

Trade agreements and logistics data: why proactive planning always wins

FreightWaves SONAR

Reaching mutually beneficial service level agreements (SLA) or trade agreements depends on the access and utilization of current logistics data and a decent amount of preparation. Far too often, there is a severe lack of real-time logistics data to work with during this process.

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What data is available to track intermodal freight shipping rates

FreightWaves SONAR

Data access and analysis continue to be essential to competitive operations within the process of monitoring rates and expenses in intermodal shipping lanes. Data access to see savings compared to truckload and other shipping methods. Download the White Paper.

What is transportation rate forecasting and why do I need real-time data to forecast accurately

FreightWaves SONAR

Understanding why rate forecasting is so vital and how accurate data and analysis can help improve predictions are essential. How automated real-time data analytics and mobile dashboards are improving shipping services for supply chain management. Download the White Paper.

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How to price freight loads: carriers that use data price more accurately

FreightWaves SONAR

It is a challenge for many shippers and carriers to know where they should put their focus and where the data directs them to go. According to FleetOwner , “ trucking companies must go where the data leads them, not where they think it is going to lead them. Download the White Paper.

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Data-Driven Transportation Management and Its Role in Driving Stronger Tech Stack ROI

FreightWaves SONAR

Data-driven transportation management , including the checks and reviews that accompany healthy data management practices, are part of the process of getting the most out of the tech stack. This remains key to the overall success of investments within supply chain analysis.

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Truckload Shipping Procurement: How Large Data Sets/AI Aid in Pricing and Capacity Outlooks

FreightWaves SONAR

The problem looms large for shippers and managers across the supply chain network, but the answer is out there – better utilization of smart data and automated processes. Poor data analytics cause disruptions. Download the White Paper.

How Freight & Transportation Data Can Trim Your Transportation Spend

GlobalTranz

When you want to drive down your logistics and transportation spend, the very first thing that you need is freight and transportation data. Without hard data, you can’t take action. When enterprises try to act in the absence of data, they are usually guessing and won’t get the results they need. However, as we’ve noted in a previous post, getting the right data is key as well. Luckily, this isn’t the case for transportation data.

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Freight tech: Three reasons why APIs provide freight parties rich data insights

FreightWaves SONAR

The sum of that freight tech volume is somewhat ironic – data overload and an inability to manage due to the inefficient use of several systems. Freight tech APIs collect data in near real-time. APIs eliminate the inconsistency and risks associated with manual data re-keying.

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How transportation brokers should start each morning with FreightWaves SONAR-fueled data

FreightWaves SONAR

However, the application of such data does not necessarily translate into meaningful improvements within day-to-day operations. Yes, analytics add value, but that value often gets overshadowed by the sheer volume of freight data insights available. Download the White Paper.

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What Is Transportation Optimization and What Does It Have to Do With Managed Transportation

GlobalTranz

True optimization applies data to ensure all decisions and processes are carried out to their fullest potential. Leveraging data for continuous improvement makes transportation optimization more synonymous with managed transportation.

How Big Data And Analytics Are Transforming Supply Chain Management

The Logistics Academy

Supply chain management is a field where Big Data and analytics have obvious applications. Until recently, however, businesses have been less quick to implement big data analytics in supply chain management than in other areas of operation such as marketing or manufacturing. In 2013 the Journal of Business Logistics published a white paper calling for “crucial” research into the possible applications of Big Data within supply chain management.

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E-commerce’s rise drives up pressure on merchants to prevent fraud

The Supply Chain Journal

From market data, it is clear that online payment is convenient and drives e-commerce. Trust, it seems, is breaking down,” a Juniper white paper, Online Payment Fraud: Emerging Threats, Segment Analysis & Market Forecasts 2021-2025 , said.

Rethinking global supply chains could be long, hard process

The Supply Chain Journal

spent outsourcing all its manufacturing know-how, not only capacity, but manufacturing know-how to make stuff, and having people that run factories, we don’t have as much manufacturing data as we used to.”. Census data researched by Descartes Datamyne.

Overcoming Supply Chain Disruptions with Shanna Greathouse and Tony Nichols

The Logistics of Logistics

She has led programs ranging from acquisitions to technology deployment with a strong focus on lean manufacturing and data management. Companies will need to implement solutions that give this data in real-time or in the shortest time possible.

Enterprise shippers’ top 6 logistics strategies to know

FreightWaves SONAR

Enterprise shippers are looking for ways to capture and analyze more data Making the most of available technology has always been critical for fine-tuning a supply chain. Now more than ever, shippers need to find innovative ways to make the most of real-time freight data and analysis.

What enterprise shippers can expect from logistics automation in 2021

FreightWaves SONAR

It always goes back to using data as a best practice for all aspects of freight management. Download the White Paper. Growing benefits of cloud utilization and the ability to tap into easy data access and storage.

What Is a Freight Rate Index?

FreightWaves SONAR

And the ability to apply data for meaningful insights is essential. Many enterprises have built unique real-time freight data indices. And it’s time to redefine the freight rate index with tendered, real-time FreightWaves SONAR data. Download the White Paper.

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