Why Freight Brokers Must Stay the Course on Digital Transformation

Talking Logistics

Read more Why Freight Brokers Must Stay the Course on Digital Transformation. The post Why Freight Brokers Must Stay the Course on Digital Transformation appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.”

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[Video] Why Freight Brokers Must Stay the Course on Digital Transformation

Talking Logistics

Geoff Turner, Founder and CEO of Choptank, and Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools, discuss why freight brokers must stay the course on digital transformation to remain successful moving forward.

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[Video] Why Freight Brokers Must Stay the Course on Digital Transformation

247 Customs Broker

Geoff Turner, Founder and CEO of Choptank, and Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools, discuss why freight brokers must stay the course on… The post [Video] Why Freight Brokers Must Stay the Course on Digital Transformation appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

On-Time Delivery Analytics Tool

Material Handling and Logistics

FourKites has introduced Recommendation Engine, a predictive analytics tool to help users ensure a higher percentage of on-time deliveries by anticipating potential bottlenecks and recommending course corrections

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Top Tools for eCommerce Businesses

Ship Monk

Every fairy godmother needs her magic wand, every knight needs his shining armor, and every eCommerce business owner needs their tools. Tech tools, that is. Tools for Marketing (and Sales). Drift , a tool we use daily here at ShipMonk. Tools for Business Management.

NZCS demo recap: FreightWaves SONAR unveils carbon footprint tool

The Supply Chain Journal

The great benchmarking feature of course is step one. … This technology demonstration recap is from FreightWaves’ Net-Zero Carbon Summit on Thursday. DEMO TOPIC: Intro to FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence (FCI).

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FreightHub stays on course – our crew successfully steers our customers digitally through the corona crisis

Forto

The exchange of information, meetings and even training sessions run smoothly for us despite social distance – digital communication tools such as Slack or the video conferencing software Zoom make it possible. Of course, this applies not only to the internal distribution of tasks.

Know Your Tools – The Truckers Guide to Truck Engines

United World Transporation

Truck Engine Cost: Of course, cost matters, especially for owner operators. The post Know Your Tools – The Truckers Guide to Truck Engines appeared first on United World Transportation. Apart from your home, your truck is probably the single most expensive asset you will purchase. When you are buying such a big-ticket item, it’s always a good idea to have some knowledge. Finding the best diesel engine for a semi-truck and the best semi-truck to buy requires much research.

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Instant Online Quoting Will be an Essential Tool for Liner Carriers

ShipLilly

Mediterranean shipping company’s new self-serve tool. And of course, we’re looking at the uptake curve. The German line Hapag-Lloyd was first to market with an instant quoting tool called Quick Quotes.

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Top 14 Logistics and Supply Chain Management Training Programs and Courses in 2016

GlobalTranz

Today, Kelly shares the top 14 Logistics and Supply Chain Management training programs and courses available in 2016. To protect yourself and your business I offer you to take a look at this list of top programs and courses that will take place in 2016, which will help you to understand main concepts of this powerful tool and learn how to successfully apply it on practice. University Courses. 1) Course in E Logistics and Supply Chain Management by National University.

How training and tools turned one mother from fruit buyer to fruit seller

World Food Programme Logistics

She was given basic gardening tools and seeds in exchange for attending practical and theoretical agriculture classes. Nyangun with one of her tools. With basic courses and the provision of tools, families like Nyangun’s are able to reap a nutritious future.

How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

GlobalTranz

As explained in a previous blog post, continuous improvement in an organization can be achieved through the use of performance measurement tools via big data. Ultimately, performance measurement is a metaphor for tracking any metric in the course of the supply chain , but it's key to being effective is found in transferring the insights gleaned from big data into actionable results.

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Are your L&D programs reaping the outcomes you need?

UL EHS- Sustainability

But the most successful learning and development teams also understand how to measure the success of each training course and react accordingly. Create Online Training Courses for your Unique Learning Needs At UL, adult learning experts can review an organization’s current training matrix and competency plans to identify gaps in learning solutions where off-the-shelf or custom training can close those gaps.

How Fleet Managers Can Save Money

Logistics Matter

This number reflects the growing demand for management tools that can reduce fleet costs—whether that’s from fuel, dispatch, or other parts of the operation. Of course, as a fleet manager, you, […]. Managing a business’s fleet is no small expense.

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Supply Chain And Logistics Trends That Could Be Big In 2020

Logistics Bureau

Of course, there can be no stronger motivation than legislation, but money comes a very close second, and the potential cost savings offered by the circular supply chain are substantial. It’s time to start looking ahead again.

Trends 101

[INFOGRAPHIC] The tools carriers need to monitor unusual and inconsistent freight market activity

FreightWaves SONAR

Carriers must have state-of-the-art tools and technology to track and manage unusual and inconsistent activity in near-real-time. But what are these tools? Of course, companies must come up with a standardized process to capture and analyze the data provided.

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How Fleet Managers Can Save Money

Logistics Matter

This number reflects the growing demand for management tools that can reduce fleet costs—whether that’s from fuel, dispatch, or other parts of the operation. Of course, […]. Managing a business’s fleet is no small expense.

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DHL’s Global Trade Barometer Delivers a Clearer Picture of International Trade

Logistics Manager

Dr. Kelvin K Y Leung, Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific for DHL Global Forwarding to learn more about this early indicator tool for the current state and future development of global trade. DHL says the tool is based on import and export data for a number of commodities that serve as the basis for further industrial production. Because it’s all based on individual guesses, there’s of course going to be an air of bias as it’s feelings based.

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The Secret to Improved Sales with Ann Holm

The Logistics of Logistics

Through coaching and proven assessment tools, Ann helps people become aware of their personality, emotional intelligence, and how they manage their brain energy. To get 20% off on the course, use Coupon Code: LOLVIP. The Secret to Improved Sales with Ann Holm.

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How to Expand Your Knowledge with Online Training for Truckers

United World Transporation

Of course, there are many remedial courses to sharpen up or refresh the skills you already have. This includes courses like hours of service (HOS) and managing logbooks, trip planning, vehicle inspection, and cargo securement.

What Will Tomorrow’s Freight Broker Do with Ben Buchanan

The Logistics of Logistics

Of course, some of the industry leaders like Loadsmart are delivering these innovations today. Instantaneous freight quotes created by a dynamic pricing tool that delivers the right price with guaranteed capacity. What Will Tomorrow’s Freight Broker Do with Ben Buchanan.

Why Planning and Forecasting are More Important Than Ever

Now, That's Logistics

And even if there’s an imbalance, good forecasts allow organizations to course-correct before a real problem emerges. We have the team and tools to help from an inland point of view,” he says, “plus the booking management and allocation team to support our customers.”.

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DFB Tech Stack: Invoice Reconciliation

Parade

In this article, we explore Invoice Reconciliation tools as a core piece of every digital 3PL/freight brokerage’s operations. This post was written in collaboration with , OpenEnvoy , a leading automated invoice reconciliation tool.

Toyota Kata: What If There Is No Takt Time?

The Lean Thinker

If I need to make 96 units during the course of an 8 hour day, then I need to have made 48 units in four hours. Asking and answering these questions is the purpose of many of the “lean tools” – including takt time. Don’t Confuse the Tool with the Goal.

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

FreightWaves SONAR

Of course, that all depends on seeing the activities that are occurring, benchmarking current carrier operations and continuously improving. And freight KPIs can serve as a valuable tool for freight market intelligence.

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How to Find the Best Public Radio Stations for Your Long Drives

United World Transporation

Of course, you can invest in satellite radio. However, you can make it easier by using NPR’s many broadcast finding tools. These tools allow you to find NPR no matter where you are. Long haul truck drivers have a lot of time on the open road.

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The smart factory Part 3: What does the factory of the future look

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Low-code/no-code (LCNC) tools are designed to make it relatively easy for non-technical people to design, build, and launch applications quickly. LCNC tools empower manufacturers by enabling the development of different applications required to create data-driven factories.

9 Must-Have Accessories for Professional Truck Drivers

United World Transporation

Pre-Trip Inspection Tool. A pre-trip inspection tool is a unique and simple piece of metal that can save you a lot of trouble. Typically these tools have measurements for tread depth, windshield cracks, brake shoe thickness, and more.

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When You’re Hustling for Business, it Pays to be Smart About it

Envase Technologies

Of course I can do it!” Envase gives you all the tools you need to hustle more business and keep the business you have with powerful TMS tools designed just for the intermodal drayage business. Make better deals faster with data in the palm of your hand.

Tap into a digital network to expedite your RFP process

The Supply Chain Journal

In a year when capacity is tight, e-commerce is surging and the course of the coronavirus pandemic remains unpredictable, it can be downright overwhelming. The RFP process can be tedious during a normal year.

7 Golden Rules Every Online Startup Should Follow

Ship Monk

Of course, it’s the hardest lessons that are always worth learning. Not that you would ever try to do that, of course, but breaking the bad news gently is infinitely better than bending or twisting the truth for the sake of a fleeting sense of resolution. #5.

The Long and Short of Designing a Distribution Network

Logistics Bureau

Maybe it’s because the tools are out there to do it now, but I’d like to highlight other approaches that are less time-consuming and resource-hungry. We did it all on spreadsheets in the early days because there were no specialist tools around. Specialist Tools.

Global shipping congestion calls for greater visibility

The Supply Chain Journal

The Suez Canal fiasco and, of course, the coronavirus pandemic have played a huge role. But acting with such confidence requires the right tools. As the global shipping community wades further into a digital environment, reliance upon visibility tools has reached new heights.

Online Learning is Growing Exponentially—And it’s Here to Stay

Logistics Bureau

Whereas online courses and programmes were previously managed as a separate entity, they are now an integral part of most academic systems. The study showed that upwards of 30 percent of American students enrolled in at least one online course in 2018. Article Summary.

Philip Morris International’s Pivot to Smoke-Free Products Complicates their Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

But in 2016, Philip Morris International decided to change the course of its history by leading a transformation in the tobacco industry to create a smoke-free future based on products, which while not risk-free—are a better choice for adult smokers than continuing to smoke.