NZCS demo recap: FreightWaves SONAR unveils carbon footprint tool

The Supply Chain Journal

DEMO TOPIC: Intro to FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence (FCI). This demo illustrates ways SONAR users can leverage FCI to project their carbon emissions and compare their footprints to those of other logistics actors.

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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.

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Using ABC Analysis in Inventory Management

EazyStock

What is ABC Analysis? ABC inventory analysis is a method used to classify a business’s stock items into three categories – A, B and C, based on their value to the business. The Three Classifications used in ABC Inventory Analysis. ABC Analysis and the 80/20 Rule.

6 Steps to conduct a freight spend analysis

FreightWaves SONAR

A freight spend analysis can help cut those extra costs. Performing a freight spend analysis reveals extra costs deriving from unforeseen issues. Let’s look at a few best practices and steps to conduct a comprehensive, insightful cost analysis. Gather data for the analysis.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

Request a SONAR Demo. The post [WHITE PAPER] How lane by lane analysis at scale promotes strategic and tactical transportation management appeared first on SONAR.

How to Use ABC Analysis for Inventory Management (and the Added Value of XYZ Analysis)

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If you’re wondering what is the best way to manage inventory with hundreds or even thousands of SKUs, you’ve found your answer: ABC analysis (otherwise known as ABC classification ). In this post, we’re going to discuss how you can classify your inventory into three ABC categories and introduce the concept of XYZ analysis. But first here’s a quick reminder of what ABC classification of inventory is: ABC Analysis Definition. XYZ Analysis.

Are You Hesitant to Make the Move to a TMS?

Trinity Logistics

GET MY FREE SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYSIS. Schedule a risk-free live demo with Ryan O’Halloran to learn more about our customizable solutions. SCHEDULE A RISK-FREE LIVE DEMO. If you work in logistics, you’ve likely heard the term TMS before.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

The value created with real-time data and right-now lane-level analysis to enforce compliance. Request a SONAR Demo. Request a SONAR Demo. Big data in the supply chain is nothing new.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

According to Forbes’s analytical experts , this is why vital supply chain intelligence and a practical data analysis process will be essential for continued growth and success. How data facilitates access, analysis and application can affect short-term and long-term actions.

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. Request a SONAR Demo. Request a SONAR SCI Demo.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

Predictive data analysis allows managers to tweak and adjust route optimization and shipping protocols to accommodate market demands. The value of strategic planning and real-time data analysis cannot be overstated. Request your demos below. Request a SONAR Demo.

Truck Talk: Machine gun-tested edition

The Supply Chain Journal

This week: Mack Trucks delivers its machine-gun-tested dump trucks to the Army; a former Navistar and General Motors executive thinks autonomous trucks will flip the script on passenger cars leading new technologies to market; and Western Star dealers want their demo trucks back.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

Where a supply chain is weak, analysis and advisory teams can fill in the gaps – seeing the correlations between data points and real-time load operations and profits highlights potential problem areas. Access to data for tracking and analysis is critical for success and growth.

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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. Real-time data analysis, automated processing, mobile data platforms and data sharing platforms all improve shipping services in powerful ways.

Demo 83

Enterprise shippers’ top 6 logistics strategies to know

FreightWaves SONAR

Now more than ever, shippers need to find innovative ways to make the most of real-time freight data and analysis. The best logistics strategies depend on expert insight, such as the data and analysis found in FreightWaves Passport, which focuses on the chain’s inner workings.

Truck fleet management: How are my trucks performing in the market?

FreightWaves SONAR

By using strong management and analysis processes, supply chains can maximize value and stay competitive. Streamline data capture and analysis. Data for the sake of data is meaningless without proper, automated analysis and data capture. Request a SONAR Demo.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

The analysis of that data helps companies identify reliable insights based on what’s happening today and yesterday, not just what happened last week. Find out more about how your organization could tap the value of actual trucking data and not just submitted, paid data by requesting a demo.

How to Calculate and Apply ABC Classification of Inventory

EazyStock

If you’re wondering what is the best way to manage inventory with hundreds or even thousands of SKUs, you’ve found your answer: ABC classification (otherwise known as ABC analysis ). XYZ Analysis. To help overcome these issues, you can apply XYZ analysis.

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 and analysis within the modern supply chain are strengthened by third-party networking and partnerships.

What enterprise shippers can expect from logistics automation in 2021

FreightWaves SONAR

Improved predictive analysis and projection with logistics automation data and insights. Logistics automation and real-time data analysis make this kind of insight possible. Request a FreightWaves SONAR demo , via the button below, to better navigate the freight market today.

Freight Forecasting During COVID-19 (with video)

FreightWaves SONAR

Subscribers receive near-time market intelligence to improve pre-RFP strategy analysis and can identify new market opportunities with little to none native, historical data. Get a Demo of SONAR's Lane Scorecard.

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How Freight Management Analytics Simplify Logistics

FreightWaves SONAR

Relying solely on manual shipping data analysis continues to yield poor results. Outdated analysis and management methods are becoming increasingly more difficult amid lockdowns, supply shortages, and increased consumer demands. Request a SONAR Demo.

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6 Truckload freight spend optimization best practices

FreightWaves SONAR

Using FreightWaves SONAR’s DHL Pricing Power Index (DHLPPI.USA) allows for the weekly analysis of pricing power between shippers and carriers based on the conditions of the current freight market. Request a FreightWaves SONAR demo by clicking the button below. Request a SONAR Demo.

4 best practices to improve your truckload service and pricing

FreightWaves SONAR

This gets easier to accomplish with tailored benchmark data analysis. . For instance, benchmarking truckload services offers the unique opportunity to use data and analysis intelligently. Request a FreightWaves SONAR demo by clicking the button below to get started.

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Trade agreements and logistics data: why proactive planning always wins

FreightWaves SONAR

As highlighted by LinkedIn , a staggering 80% of bargaining is preparation, analysis, data review and planning before any meeting or discussion occurs. Request a FreightWaves SONAR or a SONAR SCI Lane Acuity demo to boost your current RFP processes by clicking the respective button below.

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8 Maritime shipping challenges affecting enterprise shippers

FreightWaves SONAR

Unfortunately, ocean shipments data is rarely easily accessible or available for analysis by enterprise shippers. Even more importantly, the lack of analysis surrounding ocean import data makes planning drayage moves even more troublesome. Request a SONAR Demo.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

The best and only successful way to overcome flawed data analysis is to use effective technology. Making the most of freight management and data analysis services will represent a key focus in the years ahead. Click the button below to request a FreightWaves SONAR demo.

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5 reasons why routing guide stability hedges market volatility & improves service levels

FreightWaves SONAR

In other words, a lack of insight into market-by-market and lane-by-lane analysis will amount to trouble in understanding what is going wrong and what is necessary to improve service levels. Request a FreightWaves SONAR SCI Lane Acuity demo to get started or by clicking the button below.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

Automated analysis and mobile dashboard access keep team members connected and the fleet rolling along smoothly and efficiently. . Making the move from outdated processes and embracing both smart data analysis and AI-assisted capacity can make all the difference in the world.

What Is a Freight Rate Index?

FreightWaves SONAR

Analysis of that data creates a benchmark rate. Consistency in data aggregation and analysis are key to maintaining index validity and accuracy. Instantaneous analysis. Click the button below to request a SONAR demo , and check it out in action today. Request a SONAR Demo.

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Retail enterprise suppliers’ best practices to use global trade data

FreightWaves SONAR

Streamline data collection and analysis. Take advantage of innovative data and analytics, including Lane Acuity Plus as part of SONAR SCI by requesting a FreightWaves SONAR demo via the button below. . Request a SONAR Demo.

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BCOs and drayage planning: How global retailers apply data

FreightWaves SONAR

The better global retailers and BCOs understand market conditions through smart data analysis, the easier they will secure on-time drayage moves or deliveries. Connect with FreightWaves to request a SONAR demo or by clicking the button below to learn more. Request a SONAR Demo.

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Shipping demand management: why enterprise shippers need in-depth insights

FreightWaves SONAR

In-depth insights and long-term stability remain connected to carrier revenue in several ways, including: Reliance on data collection and analysis for an up to the minute picture of the supply chain health and status. Request a FreightWaves SONAR demo today by clicking the button below.

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5 more truckload shipping strategies for enterprise shippers

FreightWaves SONAR

Throughout the years to come, accurate data analysis will remain essential for effective truckload shipping. Request a FreightWaves SONAR demo by clicking the button below to get started. Request a SONAR Demo.

Conducting a Trucking RFP: Tips for Shippers to Optimize Contract Freight

FreightWaves SONAR

It’s because enterprise shippers are turning to new intelligence tools, such as SONAR SCI , to conduct a freight spend analysis to maximize contract freight use and allocation. Request a SONAR Demo. Shippers want a significant reduction in the stress of logistics.