Many fleets unable to leverage available data, survey finds

Fleet Owner

A new survey found that many motor carriers are failing to take advantage of available data that could lower the total cost of ownership (TCO) of their trucks. Fleet Advantage said that based on its online survey presented to more than 2,000 p

Survey: investments in telematics outpace use of data

DC Velocity

Many fleets use tech for regulatory compliance, but fail to analyze the metrics, says Teletrac Navman. Technology

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Survey data indicates driver pay keeps climbing

Fleet Owner

ATA, NTI research also indicates the driver shortage will keep growing as well

Big Data Analytics to Improve Supply Chain Resilience

Cerasis

And, investment statistics reveal an increasing trend for more technology to enable multi-modal shipping and the application of big data analytics to increase scalability, flexibility, and demand-driven management decisions. According to a 2017 survey of supply.read More. The post Big Data Analytics to Improve Supply Chain Resilience appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Data Supply Chain supply chain resilience

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2020 Database Strategies and Contact Acquisition Survey Report

As buyer expectations continue to heighten, marketing and sales teams are feeling pressured to deliver authentic messaging to buyers at every point of their customer journey. This report aims to highlight the current state of B2B database and contact acquisition strategies, and organizations’ goals to leverage data to fuel their go-to-market strategies in 2020 and beyond.

r/logistics – What is the Purpose of Survey Equipment?

247 Customs Broker

The surveying equipment used by the surveying equipment surveyors to make measurements, maps, and other data for any specific purpose. To accomplish a properly calculated… The post r/logistics – What is the Purpose of Survey Equipment? appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Logistics customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

IHS explains U.S. manufacturing PMI survey divergences

Logistics Management

ISM data focus on larger multinationals, whereas IHS Markit polls a representative mix of company size

Using Data to Improve Supply Chain Operations

Material Handling and Logistics

Learn how to organize your data operations in alignment with supply chain strategy. Complex supply chains generate more data, which companies can use to drive greater efficiency or engage in innovation that disrupts an entire industry—think Amazon. The prospect of using data to operate more efficiently and/or innovate is behind the impetus toward digital transformation that leaders across virtually every industry sector now pursue. More data is coming in than ever before.

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DNV GL’s remote in-water ship surveys using ROV mark a world first

Logistics Manager

The world’s first in-water remote ship surveys using a remotely operated vehicle (ROV) have been completed by leading classification society, DNV GL. The latest in-water survey of this kind was performed earlier in July on another ASA Wilson-managed vessel in Bergen, Norway.

Convey survey addresses heightened consumer expectations for deliveries

Logistics Management

Data for the Convey survey, entitled “Last Mile Delivery: What Shoppers Want and How to #SaveRetail,” was based on feedback from 1,508 consumers, with questions focusing on delivery expectations and preferences with the goal of understanding what aspects of delivery consumers found most important, according to Convey. This is the third year Convey has conducted this survey

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

understand large data sets, distinguish patterns and. self-improve over time using historical data points. Data shows recruiters are hungry to use. 2 “Korn Ferry Global Survey: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Reshaping the Role of the Recruiter.” to struggle with disparate data. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t.

Women in Trucking announce ‘watch’ list; seek fleet input for survey

Fleet Owner

National Transportation Institute said it is again partnering with the group to facilitate the data collection and analysis of the WIT Index

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Shoppers Don’t Completely Trust Retailers to Protect Personal Data

Material Handling and Logistics

“While retailers are addressing fulfillment challenges, they also need to provide a more trusted, personalized shopping experience that gives customers what they want, when, where, and how they want it,” according to a new survey

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ATRI launches online driver survey on detention impacts

Fleet Owner

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) released an online data collection initiative to solicit commercial driver perspectives on how they are affected by customer detention. The driver feedback will be utilized to better understand h

The Role of Data Inaccuracy in Poor Omnichannel Experiences

Cerasis

Poor data quality and accuracy are two of the most significant risks to omnichannel experiences. Applying the wrong data can result in poor omnichannel experiences and tarnish your brand. Data Inaccuracy Contributes to Poor Omnichannel Experiences According to a recent survey of.read More. The post The Role of Data Inaccuracy in Poor Omnichannel Experiences appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Why Logistics Companies Must Adopt Big Data and Cloud Technology

Supply Chain Brain

More than 50% of companies are using big-data analytics, a recent survey says, but a closer look reveals that adoption rate varies significantly by industry

The 5 Key Reasons Why Data Quality Is So Important

Cerasis

Editor's Note: Today's blog comes from Katie Cruze at considerdigital.com who give us the top 5 reasons why data quality is important. Data, for most companies, is often collected for record-keeping purposes. Data is collected when an inspection is completed, an employee’s performance is reviewed, and maintenance is recorded, or even when a safety meeting is conducted. For many companies, managing the quality data can seem like an overwhelming task.

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2019 Warehouse/DC Operations Survey: Tight labor and space pressures drive a technology surge

Logistics Management

As this year’s survey results show, respondents are rolling up their sleeves and coping with change by leveraging additional technology, as well as by increasing attention on training, pay rates and data quality Coping with growth and change is never easy, but it’s particularly challenging in a tight labor market in which the cost of industrial real estate has spiraled upward.

Survey Says: Visibility is the Main Goal

Blue Grace Logistics

The survey conducted by Deloitte and MAPI, included more than 200 different manufacturing organizations. Above all else, the survey shows the main reason why manufacturers are looking into a digital supply network; end to end transparency. The survey also shows that of the respondents, only 6 percent have a process in place where every member of the organization can see everyone else’s data. .

Spending too much time on data crunching, not enough on resilient planning decisions? You’re not alone.

AIMMS

Supply chain data is critical to the planning function. Our recent Planning Maturity Assessment shows that 4 5 % of organizations are satisfied with their data quality, to some degree. The fact that more than half feel “neutral” or dissatisfied shows data quality is a considerable pain point. How much time are supply chain teams spending on data? For 3 3 % of organizations, data collection takes about 80% of their time compared to interpreting the data.

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FedEx CIO Attests to Data-Driven Strategies in Pandemic Times

IoT World Today

Indeed, some organizations spent several years laying the foundations for data-driven strategy and remote operations even prior to COVID-19. Data-Driven Strategies Become Core Value Proposition. Blockchain Still Core to FedEx’s Data-Driven Strategies.

Visibility & Fulfilment Survey Results

Logistics Business Magazine

The survey conducted by Sapio Research on behalf of Zetes, reveals that 94% of respondents lack the ideal visibility of events affecting their supply chain performance, while 87% agree that a fully visible supply chain with real-time updates can give an organisation a competitive advantage. The post Visibility & Fulfilment Survey Results appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Are Retailers Waking up to the Supply Chain Visibility Imperative?

Data privacy and security need to be watchwords in trucking

Fleet Owner

A new survey finds 85% of consumers won’t do business with a company if they’re concerned about their data practices. Freight customers probably feel the same way

DHL survey takes a deep dive into holiday shipping season concerns and objectives

Logistics Management

In its “DHL 2019 Holiday Shipping Survey,” DHL collected data based on a survey sent to more than 4,000 customers as well as other U.S. e-commerce businesses. And, not surprisingly, the results and main takeaways provided more than a bit of food for thought to say the least

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2018 Survey from Transporeon Uncovers Carrier Capacity Opportunities

Transporeon

" Download the Survey Results “The North American Over-the-Road Transportation Survey: Q1 2018 Capacity & Pricing Update" to see how market forces are shaping the trucking businesses and carrier capacity today. Carriers are looking forward to increasing rates and better data from ELDs and other sources that let them invoice for charges, such as unplanned wait times at loading or unloading locations.

Accelerating Business Growth And Lowering Cost With Data Analytics

Blue Grace Logistics

In a recent survey, 32% of online retailers expected logistics and delivery to be their biggest cost this year. The main solution – and greatest hope for companies engaged in shipping activity – is data analytics. What To Do: It’s All about Data Analytics . The main solution – and greatest hope for companies engaged in shipping activity– is data analytics. Watch the video on our proprietary game-changing data service here and talk to an expert today.

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Sustainability and Visibility Climbing Supply Chain Agenda, Says Survey

Logistics Business Magazine

Almost half (49%) of companies surveyed said that they are directly investing in sustainability efforts in order to drive business growth and promote ethical sourcing. This online survey was conducted in March 2020 by global research firm Dimensional Research.

How Parade Secures and Protects Your Freight Brokerage’s Data

Parade

Freight brokerages who want to benefit from technology solutions like Parade must first be willing to give their technology partners access to data about their carriers and load opportunities. However, in sharing your data with a third party, there are concerns about 1) How they will use your data, and 2) Who they will share your data with. So, in this post, I outline Parade’s approach to securing your data and ensuring your privacy. Who Can Access Your Data?

How Parade Secures and Protects Your Freight Brokerage’s Data

Parade

Freight brokerages who want to benefit from technology solutions like Parade must first be willing to give their technology partners access to data about their carriers and load opportunities. However, in sharing your data with a third party, there are concerns about 1) How they will use your data, and 2) Who they will share your data with. So, in this post, I outline Parade’s approach to securing your data and ensuring your privacy. Who Can Access Your Data?

How Parade Secures and Protects Your Freight Brokerage’s Data

Parade

Freight brokerages who want to benefit from technology solutions like Parade must first be willing to give their technology partners access to data about their carriers and load opportunities. However, in sharing your data with a third party, there are concerns about 1) How they will use your data, and 2) Who they will share your data with. So, in this post, I outline Parade’s approach to securing your data and ensuring your privacy. Who Can Access Your Data?

Data-Driven Decisions Rule the Modern Supply Chain

PLS Logistics

Data accuracy. An estimated 80% of relevant data is unstructured. But, in transportation there are many sources of structured data to provide business intelligence. Costs, demand forecasts, bar code systems, claims data, RFIDs, mobile sources, surveys, and delivery performance are a few places for a shipper to collect data. 3PL Shippers Big Data

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5 Tips for Achieving the Most Out of Your Supply Chain Data

Cerasis

In a recent study, MIT found that companies that focus on 5 key initiatives to improve their supply chain data can have a big impact on their bottom line. Obstacles to fully utilizing analytics included inaccurate data , cost, and lack of timely data. So how can your company start to incorporate supply chain data into your company culture? Supply chain data initiatives need a top-down mandate. Data Supply Chain

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Rugged Technology “To Play Pivotal Role”, Claims Survey

Logistics Business Magazine

Lower the risk: Almost half (41%) currently use their personal device for work, raising serious concerns around data security and associated business risks. The post Rugged Technology “To Play Pivotal Role”, Claims Survey appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Samsung Electronics UK Ltd.

Inform survey highlights deficiencies in IT provision

Automotive Logistics

Bad experiences with new IT systems and budget constraints are hindering the introduction of more digitalisation in logistics for the automotive sector, according to a survey carried out by optimisation software expert, Inform. “At At least one in three [respondents] has had negative experiences with implementing an IT system in the past and is wary of new software solutions as a result,” suggested the survey of 100 automotive logistics providers.

Transporeon Carrier Survey: Spot Market Benefits Amid Pandemic Gloom

Logistics Business Magazine

Transporeon has presented the results of European Road Carrier survey: Findings point up an urgent need for digital investment amidst pandemic gloom. Nevertheless, the survey results point up major deficits when it comes to calculating and reporting transport-related CO2 emissions. Of the surveyed European road carriers, 43% said they were currently unable to calculate their transport-related emissions.