Battle of the shipping modes: Why shared truckload is better for shippers and carriers

Flock Freight

This article compares shared truckload (STL) service to that of less-than truckload and full truckload, explaining how STL benefits shippers, carriers, and the environment more than any other shipping mode

Most Popular Articles of 2018

Logistics Viewpoints

Like in years past, we wanted to look back at the Top 10 most popular articles written this year and see what our readers found to be the most interesting. The post Most Popular Articles of 2018 appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. We have entered the final weeks of the Logistics Viewpoints year. As always, it was a busy year covering the latest supply chain and logistics trends, emerging technologies, mergers and acquisitions, major news announcements, and more.

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Article 2: Trucking Freight Futures 101

Logistics Management

This article provides a snapshot of the trucking freight futures market, starting with a summary of the basics about derivatives-futures and then diving into the specifics of trucking freight futures and their application for the key trucking market participants – trucking carriers, shippers, 3PLs and opportunistic traders/investors

Article 1: The New 3-Dimensional Trucking Market

Logistics Management

In anticipation of the launching of “Trucking Financial Markets 360°", Logistics Management, together with Lakefront Futures’ Trucking & Derivatives Group, will be publishing a series of articles over the next five weeks on the “A-Z” of trucking freight futures. This debut article provides an overview of the paradigm shift occurring in the trucking market and the increasing trucking rate volatility impacting trucking carriers, shippers, & 3PLs

USPS is Too Important to Fail

The LIW articles you should read – a 2018 retrospective

Logistics in War

As 2018 draws to a close, a year in which Logistics In War consolidated, it’s a good time to reflect on what were the most popular or relevant articles to the readers. Before I mention the articles, I thought it best to also reflect on the key themes covered on the site this year. ’ There were, of course, a number of articles worth mentioning in particular. As mentioned above, these articles are recommended reads for different reasons. Enjoy the articles!

Top Transportation Management and Transportation Articles of 2015

Cerasis

We continue our series on the most read articles from the Cerasis blog for 2015 today by featuring any of the blogs in the transportation management or transportation categories. . We've already listed the top 10 manufacturing articles, the top 10 supply chain articles, and yesterday, the top 10 logistics articles. We will then conclude the 5 main categories by featuring the top 10 freight articles of 2015. Read the full article here. .

Most Popular Logistics Articles of 2019

247 Customs Broker

As always, it was… The post Most Popular Logistics Articles of 2019 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. It’s the last few weeks of the year which means it is time to look back at the year in logistics. Features logistics arrticles Logistics Trends Transportation Management Warehouse Management customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Guest Article ? The Shipping Rush Boosts Profits Among Freight Brokers

Logistics Trends and Insights

Working an intermediary in the freight brokerage business can be a lucrative career over time, so long as the right opportunities are maximized and challenges at kept at bay. However, maintaining a successful business in freight brokering has become more interesting in the last decade given the increase in digital tools and competition saturating the marketplace.

Article 7: Hedging Fuel Prices Ahead of Increased Volatility

Logistics Management

This 7th article in the “A-Z” of trucking freight futures series explains how market participants can hedge fuel cost volatility risk as part of their overall trucking rate hedging program

Article 5: Trucking Freight Futures – Hedging Strategy, Position Sizing & Trade Execution

Logistics Management

This 5th article in the "A-Z of Trucking Freight Futures" series explains the process of determining what hedging strategies to execute on, which contracts to use, along with position sizing and trade execution

The 10 Most Read Articles 2018

247 Customs Broker

January 31, 2019 | By Inbound Logistics Tags: Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain Inbound Logistics reveals the 10 articles that drew the largest audience and reader response during 2018. The post The 10 Most Read Articles 2018 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 2018 Trucking Perspectives September 2018 Shippers and carriers face the challenges of rising transportation costs and tight capacity, but see the economy continuing to trend upward […].

Top Freight Articles of 2015

Cerasis

Today we finalize our most viewed articles from the Cerasis blog by featuring the most read freight articles published in 2015. As a recap, and for easy to access link, we have showcased the following: Most Read Manufacturing Articles of 2015. Top Supply Chain Articles of 2015. Top Logistics Articles of 2015. Top Transportation Management and Transportation Articles of 2015. Top Freight Articles of 2015. Read the Full Article Here. .

Maritime UK says Article 50 process should be extended

The LoadStar

Maritime UK has urged the EU and UK to extend the Article 50 process if a deal is not reached by October. Mr. The post Maritime UK says Article 50 process should be extended appeared first on The Loadstar. Loadstar leads Recommends Sea Supply chain Article 50 Brexit EU Maritime UK UKDirector of the UK’s maritime industry body, Ben Murray, said results from a survey it commissioned found that 66% of UK business leaders now believed a “no deal” scenario the likely outcome.

Article 4: Trucking Spot Market Vs. Freight Futures Market Pricing & Price Discovery

Logistics Management

If a market participant is interested in using trucking freight futures for hedging or profiting, they should understand a few things about pricing before they start taking positions in the trucking freight futures market

Article 6: Trucking Freight Futures - Off-Exchange Block Trade Market Making

Logistics Management

For the next 6 months, Lakefront Future expects that a large percentage of the bidding/trading activity will occur off-exchange and therefore the on-exchange electronic bidding & trading activity is not indicative of the market’s interest in trucking freight futures

Top Logistics Articles of 2015

Cerasis

We continue our top articles from each of our main 5 categories today by covering the top 10 logistics articles that were the most viewed in 2015. Each of these five include several sub categories for more specific articles, such as the TMS category under Transportation Management. In our series, we first created the top manufacturing articles list, followed by the top supply chain articles list. Top Logistics Articles of 2015.

A More Thoughtful Article on Capacity

10xLogistics

This, from BCG, is a much more thoughtful article on the true capacity issues in transportation. The issue is NOT trucking capacity as that can easily be solved with private fleets, some technology, moving DCs to more efficient locations etc. The real issue is around port capacity, rail capacity, infrastructure and consumer demands. These cannot be moved around. And this is what companies have to be thinking about now assuming they want to stay around.

Top Supply Chain Articles of 2015

Cerasis

As we head into 2016, we are featuring our most read articles of 2015 in our five main categories: Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation Management, and Freight. Yesterday we published the top 10 most read manufacturing articles of 2015. . Top 10 Supply Chain Articles from 2015. The following 10 supply chain articles are listed in order from the 10th most read blog post to the top most read post. Read the full article here. .

Article 4: Trucking Spot Market Vs. Freight Futures Market Pricing & Price Discovery

247 Customs Broker

Logistics Management and Lakefront Futures’ Trucking & Derivatives Group are publishing a series of articles during August & September on the “A-Z” of trucking freight futures. This… The post Article 4: Trucking Spot Market Vs. Freight Futures Market Pricing & Price Discovery appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Most Read Manufacturing Articles of 2015

Cerasis

It is that time of year again where we feature the most viewed articles on the Cerasis blog in each of the six main categories we write about: Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation Management, and Freight. . As we are nearly just a week from Christmas, the marketing department likes to take a look back at some of the articles written by Cerasis and contributing authors to see which specific subjects sparked the most interest. Read the full article by clicking here.

A Collection of Recent KANE Articles on the Shortage of Drivers

Kane is Able

The just-released Top Industry Issues Report from the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) shows that the shortage of drivers is now the NUMBER ONE concern of the 1,500 trucking industry professionals surveyed. Freight Transportation

Most Popular Logistics Articles of 2019

Logistics Viewpoints

We want to take this opportunity to reflect on the Top 15 most popular logistics articles written this year and see what our readers found to be the most […]. The post Most Popular Logistics Articles of 2019 appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. It’s the last few weeks of the year which means it is time to look back at the year in logistics.

50 Most Read Articles of All Time in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, & Freight

Cerasis

Since today is the last day of the year before we all get ramped up towards a productive 2016 and after finishing out top 10 most read articles in each of our five main categories ( Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Logistics , Transportation , & Freight ) we wanted to give you all a treat and list the top 50 most read articles of all time from the Cerasis blog. 50 Most Read Articles of All Time From the Cerasis Blog. Happy New Year!

Freightera in Trucks.com Article about Expected Fast Adoption of Digital Freight Brokerage Solutions

Freightera

Silpa Paul, Frost & Sullivan commercial vehicles industry analyst, mentions Freightera among key automated-on-demand solutions in her article in trucks.com earlier this week and states that we are entering the era of fast adaption of brokerage digitization. See the original Trucks.com article here. The post Freightera in Trucks.com Article about Expected Fast Adoption of Digital Freight Brokerage Solutions appeared first on Freightera Blog.

In this article, I will give you a glimpse of some of the distribution centre (DC) trends and technologies that Australian firms should be aware of.

247 Customs Broker

This article, written by Mal Walker, Manager at Logistics Bureau, in the March/April 2019 issue of MHD Supply Chain Solutions. In early April I had… The post In this article, I will give you a glimpse of some of the distribution centre (DC) trends and technologies that Australian firms should be aware of.

How the Cosmetics Industry is Leveraging Technology to Respond to Consumer Trends

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

Articles Articles 2020 Consulting Consumer Products INDUSTRY M&D Watch M&D Watch September 2020 Manufacturing and Distribution Newsletters PUBLICATIONS Sustainability The Ledger The Ledger 2020 March/ April Year 2020 Article articles 2020 cosmetics M&D watch 2020 technology year 2020

Entrepreneur Magazine features Freightera in the article about purpose-driven business

Freightera

Entrepreneur Magazine just featured Freightera and Eric Beckwitt in the article “Why All Businesses Can Benefit from a Guiding Social or Environmental Purpose” The conversation about how purpose-driven business is not just an idealistic venture, but a good business continues. “It ” Read the whole article here: [link]. The post Entrepreneur Magazine features Freightera in the article about purpose-driven business appeared first on Freightera Blog.

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Articles of 2019

PINC

Matt Yearling’s articles ranked on both Logistics Viewpoints’ and Talking Logistics’ most-read article lists for 2019. . Here’s a synopsis of his most-read articles for the year and the evergreen insights that he shared with readers: Excess Inventory? The post Top Supply Chain and Logistics Articles of 2019 appeared first on PINC. As CEO of PINC, Matt Yearling contributes thought leadership and insights to a number of industry publications every year.

Logistics Trends for Renewable Energy and Solar Power

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

The business world continues to move forward to the comprehensive use of renewable energy and the logistics sector is no… The post Logistics Trends for Renewable Energy and Solar Power appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA.

COMAC: An Imminent Take-off to Bridge the Gap with Airbus and Boeing?

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

“Chinese single aisle will compete against Airbus outside China around 2020. The basic duopoly of Airbus and Boeing will still… The post COMAC: An Imminent Take-off to Bridge the Gap with Airbus and Boeing? appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA.

5 B Corps with sustainable supply chains

Flock Freight

Find out which practices five well-known B Corps are using to achieve supply chain sustainability in this article

Challenges For Airlines Under COVID-19

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

Aerospace Articles Articles 2020 COVID-19 INDUSTRY M&D Watch M&D Watch June 2020 Manufacturing and Distribution Newsletters PUBLICATIONS The Ledger The Ledger 2020 July/ August Transportation Year 2020 airline airlines Article articles 2020 coronavirus M&D M&D watch 2020 M&D watch june 2020 Manufacturing & Distribution manufacturing and distribution mazars year 2020“It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a new life”.

Retailers Adapting Creatively as They Re-Open

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

Articles Articles 2020 Consumer Products COVID-19 INDUSTRY M&D Watch M&D Watch June 2020 Manufacturing and Distribution Newsletters PUBLICATIONS The Ledger The Ledger 2020 July/ August Year 2020 accessories apparel articles 2020 consumer products coronavirus jewelry manufacturing and distribtution new york state reopening retailNew York State is finally ready to reopen retail outlets. This is perfect timing for my 10-year anniversary.

What Will Transportation & Logistics Look Like in the Post COVID-19 Era?

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

Articles Articles 2020 COVID-19 INDUSTRY Manufacturing and Distribution Transportation Year 2020 articles 2020 manufacturing and distribution post covid-19 era T&L Transportation and Logistics year 2020The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on transportation and logistics has been heterogenous, largely due to the diversity of and… The post What Will Transportation & Logistics Look Like in the Post COVID-19 Era? appeared first on The Ledger - Mazars USA.