TMS and Collaboration: How a TMS Creates a Network Effect

Cerasis

A common issue in today’s world of e-commerce and increasing trade resides within TMS and collaboration. TMS and collaboration is the way supply chains work together and communicate with their partners, suppliers, customers, distributors, and everyone in between.

Monro and Amazon expand collaboration

Fleet Owner

The partnership to provide tire installation services across Central and Western United States

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Why Supply Chain Managers & Procurement Should Collaborate

Cerasis

Due to this problem, the only logical solution is to increase collaboration between the supply chain managers and procurement teams. . Collaboration is poised to enable better flow of information and resources in both directions for both parts of the supply chain, which will inherently lead to more efficient processes and data-based decisions. Collaboration Procurement Supply ChainThe roles of logistics and procurement in an efficient supply chain cannot be overstated.

Why Collaboration Multiplies Your Marketing Initiatives

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

This is the fourth in a series of blogs focused on getting the most from your marketing fulfillment program. The content is drawn from an Iron Mountain-sponsored Mighty Guide titled 8 Experts on Marketing Fulfillment. Marketing Fulfillment fulfillment operations

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Purchasing Collaborative Sees Quintupled Commitments

NGT News

On Thursday, at the second-annual Climate Mayors Summit in Honolulu, 127 cities and 15 counties from across 38 states joined the Climate Mayors Electric Vehicle Purchasing Collaborative, committing to purchase more than 2,100 total electric vehicles (EVs) by the end of 2020.

The 3 Totems of Collaborative Supply Chain Management

Cerasis

This oft used adage is shaping the collaborative supply chain management: “The enemy of my enemy is my friend.” Let's take a closer look at how collaborative supply chain management is continuing to become a key factor in efficiency through three totems.

Supply Chain Collaboration Needs Blockchain. Here's Why.

Supply Chain Brain

applications to the cloud isn’t enough to improve collaboration within the supply chain The race to push I.T.

Secure SCM Collaboration Suite

Material Handling and Logistics

Exostar Digital Platform, a secure supply chain management collaboration suite, has been upgraded to help companies and their suppliers move to more effective digital business models

Supply Chain Control Towers: Visibility, Collaboration, and Optimization

Talking Logistics

Verwijmeren highlighted two other high-level capabilities that define a modern Digital Supply Chain Control Tower platform: Collaboration : “A control tower platform has to enable collaboration across all parties, both across internal functional groups and across external trading partners, with everyone working off the same information.”. The post Supply Chain Control Towers: Visibility, Collaboration, and Optimization appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Why Transportation Needs to be Included in Supply Chain Collaboration

Logistics Viewpoints

Just how collaborative are your internal departments? And it may be holding back your transportation team’s effectiveness due to a lack of supply chain collaboration. In many organizations, transportation is simply the recipient of collaboration that happens in other supply chain functions. The post Why Transportation Needs to be Included in Supply Chain Collaboration appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Pallet pooling program provides foundation for fruitful collaboration

DC Velocity

Joining a pallet pool helped a watermelon shipper streamline its supply chain. Now it's looking to take the partnership to the next level. Material Handling

Panel: artificial intelligence works best when supply chain partners collaborate

DC Velocity

Large firms should encourage smaller partners to adopt AI, MIT conference speakers say. Technology

Jacobs, Tula collaborating on cylinder deactivation tech

Refrigerated Transporter

Jacobs Vehicle Systems, a manufacturer of heavy-duty diesel engine retarding systems and valve actuation systems, recently entered into a collaboration with internal combustion controls company Tula Technology.

State of US Logistics 2019: Collaboration Required to Control Logistics Costs

Material Handling and Logistics

Shippers and providers now accept the value of working in close concert

Ti, Table Talk Pies collaborate on Armory Cold Storage project

Refrigerated Transporter

Tippmann Innovation (Ti) and Table Talk Pies recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of Armory Cold Storage, a new cold storage warehouse in Worcester MA. Table Talk Pies, manufacturer of “America’s Favorite Pies,” co

Collaborative Planning Solution

Material Handling and Logistics

SAP SE has introduced additional planning capabilities for SAP Integrated Business Planning, its cloud-based solution for sales and operations planning, demand sensing and forecasting, inventory and supply optimization, and exception-driven response management

[PODCAST] The Value of Carrier and Shipper Collaboration to Beat Capacity Crunches & Mitigate Freight Rate Hikes

Cerasis

Today’s Freight Environment is all About Carrier and Shipper Collaboration In this episode Amy and Cerasis’ Marketing Manager & “The Freight Project Podcast” host, Adam Robinson, will cover what are the key factors for shippers to have a collaborative and effective relationship with carriers. Listen to “The Value of Carrier & Shipper Collaboration to Beat Capacity Crunches & Mitigate Freight Rate Hikes” on Spreaker.

Enhance Cross-Functional Collaboration With Communities of Practice

Supply Chain Brain

Supply-chain leaders know the importance of collaboration better than most

4PLs: Collaboration Among Logistics Service Providers Creating More Value for Shippers

Cerasis

Collaboration has always been seen as the stepchild at the logistics dinner table. It's nice to have around, but no one really wants to think about what collaboration means for the company. Value-Added Services and Collaboration Rising to More 4PLs.

Collaborative Logistics’ Role in the Emergence of the Physical Internet

Material Handling and Logistics

He says, “I believe that collaborative logistics platforms demonstrate and validate the need for the physical Internet. On the contrary, as technology advances, the most innovative freight exchange platforms could help mold the interconnected and collaborative freight landscapes of tomorrow.

How ELDs started a new era of carrier and shipper collaboration

Fleet Owner

Disruptive technology allows carriers, shippers, and 3PLs to find the way and the will to meet today’s multiple, compounding challenges

Empowering Customers with Collaborative Visibility Webinar

MercuryGate

The post Empowering Customers with Collaborative Visibility Webinar appeared first on MercuryGate International. Resource Hub Webinars

The Future Of Supplier Collaboration: 9 Things CPOs Want Their Managers To Know Now

Cerasis

As a sourcing or procurement manager, you may think there’s nothing new about supplier collaboration. They not only value collaboration, but require a revolution in how their buying organization conducts its business and operations. Here are nine things your CPO wants you to know about how supplier collaboration is changing – and why it matters to your company’s future and your own future. The need for supplier collaboration in procurement is greater than ever.

Volvo Trucks, Trimble to collaborate on fleet management systems

Fleet Owner

The collaboration would levVolvo Trucks North America (VTNA) said it has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Trimble Transportation Enterprise to develop future transportation management and fleet maintenance products and services.

3 Benefits a TMS Provides for Team Collaboration & Inner-Management

Cerasis

Logistics providers must leverage the power of inter-management and team collaboration to continue growth in an industry that’s under a great deal of stress. Let’s take a look at how data and analytics play into collaboration, what benefits can be realized, and how the overall shipping process can be streamlined through the use of a dedicated transportation management system (TMS). Analytics start the conversation as to how a TMS improves team collaboration in an organization.

Talking Logistics & MercuryGate – Visibility & Collaboration Video

MercuryGate

The post Talking Logistics & MercuryGate – Visibility & Collaboration Video appeared first on MercuryGate International. Resource Hub Videos

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Collaborate with Carriers to Face the Truck Capacity Crunch

Kane is Able

As the truck capacity pinch grows tighter and tighter, you may have found yourself in a role reversal with your carriers. Freight transport is now largely a seller’s market and, as a shipper, you may find yourself vying to be a “shipper of choice” among carriers with limited capacity. But, the current climate is no walk in the park for carriers either.

Turvo raises $60 million for supply chain collaboration and visibility platform

DC Velocity

Tech startup's investors include UAE's Mubadala and venture firms G2VP, Next47. Technology

UPS and Inxeption collaborate to make B2B e-commerce easier

Fleet Owner

Platform aims to streamline transactions and logistics from a secure dashboard, managing all aspects of selling and shipping from one place, and offering reliable shipping and tracking services from UPS

[Video] Where’s My Stuff? Visibility and Collaboration in Transportation Management

Talking Logistics

Karen Sage, Chief Marketing Officer at MercuryGate discusses visibility and collaboration in transportation management. Visibility and Collaboration in Transportation Management appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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Inbound Freight Collaboration: How a TMS Creates Harmony Between Shippers, Vendors, and Carriers

Cerasis

The post Inbound Freight Collaboration: How a TMS Creates Harmony Between Shippers, Vendors, and Carriers appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Today’s supply chains suffer from egocentric mindsets.

Volvo Group collaborates on Eco-Drive technology for Volvo VNL

Fleet Owner

The company, in partnership with California stakeholders, aims to showcase the potential of connected vehicle technologies

Scarcity and collaborative contracting

Logistics Management

While tactically scrambling for coverage, shippers need to begin now to strategically build relationships that will sustain competitive cost and service metrics over many years

VW and Minespider collaborate on blockchain pilot for lead sourcing

Automotive Logistics

VW began collaborating with blockchain specialist Minespider this month (April) on a pilot project designed to trace the supply of the lead it uses in its car batteries from the point of origin (whether mine or recycling point) to the factory.

6 River Systems Demonstrates Collaborative Robotics Solution

Logistics Viewpoints

On Friday, I had the pleasure of visiting 6 River Systems’ facility and receiving a personal demonstration of its collaborative autonomous mobile robotics system (AMR). The post 6 River Systems Demonstrates Collaborative Robotics Solution appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. ARC Advisory Group’s supply chain team believes that autonomous mobile robotics (AMR) in the warehouse is a high-growth and potentially transformative logistics technology.

XPO deploying 5,000 collaborative robots

247 Customs Broker

XPO deploying 5,000 collaborative robots. The post XPO deploying 5,000 collaborative robots appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.