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

Borderlands: Embracing tech standards before pandemic benefited manufacturers, survey finds

The Supply Chain Journal

Embracing tech standards before pandemic benefited manufacturers, survey finds. Survey. The survey, which polled 100 CFOs from different manufacturing sectors, also said that companies embracing Industry 4.0

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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

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.

Survey: e-commerce consumers have high delivery expectations

Logistics Business Magazine

The survey, which polled 1,500 consumers from the U.K. Terrie O’Hanlon, Chief Marketing Officer GreyOrange , said: “These survey results emphasise the importance of fast and efficient fulfilment operations. IT in Logistics Post & Parcel e-commerce parcels survey

Freight data can assist CPG companies in mitigating risks of freight cost inflation

FreightWaves SONAR

However, leveraging freight market data can mitigate freight spend and lead to a more efficient supply chain. The free white paper, Mo’ inflation, mo’ problems for CPG companies , shows how real-time data can enhance decision-making around the supply chain.

Survey of motorists’ reckless behavior should be wake-up call for commercial fleets, Travelers says

The Supply Chain Journal

A survey from insurance giant The Travelers Cos. The 2021 Travelers Risk Index, a survey of 1,001 U.S. About 19% said they took videos or pictures with their mobile devices while they were in motion, up from 10% before the pandemic, according to the survey.

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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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.” The next. wave of. AI-led.

Freight market data size matters: 5 key hallmarks of data sets that improve transportation procurement

FreightWaves SONAR

According to Richard Howells of Forbes , the 2020 Oxford Economics survey found “49% of supply chain leaders (the top 12 % of respondents) can capture real-time data insights and act on them immediately, while 51% use AI and predictive analytics to capture insights.

Brace for impact: Data shows US import demand still rising

The Supply Chain Journal

The latest data reveals that despite a deluge of inbound cargo since the second half of last year, import demand is not abating — it’s increasing. As one retail survey respondent told the ISM, “Market capacity in most areas is oversold, with no realistic improvement on the horizon.

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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

[WHITE PAPER] Cold comfort: Food companies can benefit from using reefer data as their costs for freight (and everything else) rise

FreightWaves SONAR

The post [WHITE PAPER] Cold comfort: Food companies can benefit from using reefer data as their costs for freight (and everything else) rise appeared first on SONAR. White Papers Food industry Food shippers freight market data reefer reefer data

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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Order Fulfillment Upheaval: Understanding the Rapidly Changing Fulfillment Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

The survey inquires about changes in throughput volumes, warehouse fulfillment channels, omni-channel process flows, returns processing, warehouse labor and resource requirements, merchandise/SKU mix, and technology perspectives. Click link below to take the survey.

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

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

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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Brace for impact: Data shows US import demand still rising

The Supply Chain Journal

The latest data reveals that despite a deluge of inbound cargo since the second half of last year, import demand is not abating — it’s increasing. As one retail survey respondent told the ISM, “Market capacity in most areas is oversold, with no realistic improvement on the horizon.

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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.

The 5 Key Reasons Why Data Quality Is So Important

GlobalTranz

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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The Role of Data Inaccuracy in Poor Omnichannel Experiences

GlobalTranz

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.

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. .

CommerceHub Supply Chain Management Survey: Black Friday May Be a Thing of the Past

247 Customs Broker

By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor · November 20, 2020 The data shows that Black Friday is dead, with 70% of consumerssaying that they would not… The post CommerceHub Supply Chain Management Survey: Black Friday May Be a Thing of the Past appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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

How data is boosting WFP’ response to COVID-19

World Food Programme Logistics

How data is boosting WFP’s response to COVID-19 Chief economist Arif Husain explains how cutting-edge tech is supporting assistance by agency and wider humanitarian community Deir Hafer, Syria?—?WFP data informs how we respond, prepare and adapt.

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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?

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. How much time are supply chain teams spending on data?

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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

Improving Competitive Advantage With Effective, Collaborative, Data-Driven Transportation Management

Turvo

Supply chains will survive the current crisis, but only if they embrace data-driven transportation management practices. The Costs of Not Using Data-Driven Transportation Management. Data-Driven Logistics Creates New Ways to Maximize Efficiency.

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

Order Fulfillment Upheaval: Understanding the Rapidly Changing Fulfillment Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

The survey inquires about changes in throughput volumes, warehouse fulfillment channels, omni-channel process flows, returns processing, warehouse labor and resource requirements, merchandise/SKU mix, and technology perspectives. Click link below to take the survey.