Port of Los Angeles rolls out Control Tower data tool

Logistics Management

Entitled the “Control Tower” data tool, POLA officials said that it provides real-time views of truck turn times and other truck capacity management information, which helps cargo owners, truckers, and other supply chain stakeholders to mor effectively predict and plan cargo flows

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BiTA introduces collaboration platform tool

The Supply Chain Journal

Viewers from around the globe tuned in to hear about the community collaborative efforts around the development of open-source data standards that may be leveraged to create efficiencies for trade.

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Project44 acquires ClearMetal to strengthen predictive tools

The Supply Chain Journal

ClearMetal, founded by top software engineers and data scientists from Stanford, Google and other Silicon Valley elites, has created a “continuous delivery experience” that leverages proprietary machine learning algorithms that can forecast supply chain disruptions.

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Best Pool Service Tools: Essential Tools for Pool Service Technicians


Pool service technicians trust in various tools because of the wide range of projects they face. They rely on specialty tools like lid wrenches, nets, and vacuum hoses. But there are a set of tools not geared for the pool industry, which make up a vital component of the toolkit.

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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.

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.

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


Supply chain leaders are enthralled with the idea of using big data, but they tend to fail to understand how to disseminate big data in their organization properly. True, they may know how to roll out big data in a single warehouse, or they may have heard their competitors used branded systems for implementing this new technology. Ask Traditional Questions, and Let Big Data Provide Answers. Data Leadership Supply Chain

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Salesforce tool expedites direct and indirect emissions accounting

The Supply Chain Journal

The Salesforce Sustainability Cloud focuses on the energy and carbon impacts of commercial buildings, data centers, business travel and fleet vehicles. It calculates GHG emissions based on energy usage, billing data and spending data.

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Geotab Launches New Tools to Help Fleets Go Electric

NGT News

Geotab, a provider of IoT and connected transportation analytics, has launched its Electric Vehicle Suitability Assessment (EVSA) and EV Battery Degradation tools. The post Geotab Launches New Tools to Help Fleets Go Electric appeared first on NGT News.

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NZCS demo recap: FreightWaves SONAR unveils carbon footprint tool

The Supply Chain Journal

With a degree in finance and over 13 years of experience in transportation data analytics, he also produces a weekly market update. FreightWaves LIVE: Events Podcast Inside SONAR News Sustainability Net Zero Carbon Summit NetZeroSummit SONAR SONAR data update sonar release

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The Recruiting Crossword Puzzle

Test your recruiter-brain with this crossword puzzle, which reveals the best ways to move forward in your efforts with every answer!

BluJay Launches Data Insight and Analysis Tool

Logistics Business Magazine

BluJay Solutions has launched BluIQ by BluJay, a data and insight analysis tool that offers real-time, actionable supply chain data in a configurable visual dashboard. This solution is part of the Data component of our DNA strategy.

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BringgGreen offers retailers new tools for eco-friendly delivery

The Supply Chain Journal

Delivery and fulfillment cloud platform provider Bringg has introduced a new tool for retailers, the BringgGreen Sustainability Tech Practice. Related: Read: Bringg platform democratizes third-party seller data. E-commerce’s growth is leading to more vehicles on roadways.

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FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence: New tools to monitor carbon footprint

The Supply Chain Journal

FreightWaves, the leading provider of data and analytics to freight and logistics markets, announced Thursday (Earth Day) a new platform called FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence (FCI). FreightWaves is the world’s leading provider of freight market forecasting, data, news and analysis.

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Loadsmart uses optimization tool to reduce customers’ carbon footprint

The Supply Chain Journal

Based on data analytics, the company’s platform is designed to provide the most cost-effective and environmentally sustainable mode for shipments based on custom requirements set by their customers. FreightWaves: Why was it important for Loadsmart to come out with mode optimization tools?

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

anecdotal data points (e.g., This means that if incorrect data. — or more likely insufficient data — is fed in, the. and is now evaluating large amounts of data that were not earlier methodically. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in.

Best Garage Door Tools: 9 Essential Tools For Garage Door Technicians


And if they have the right tools for their job, they can become even more effective. In this article, we will cover some of the essential garage door tools that will help your team of technicians succeed. One of the most useful tools for this task is a set of locking pliers.

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BlueGrace introduces Carrier File data mining tool for flagship TMS

Logistics Management

Company officials said Carrier File provides shippers with a platform storing multiple years worth of internal and external data that streamlines the carrier search process to help identify and select the best available truck. And they added that with Carrier File part of the Blue Ship TMS, its employees can proactively identify areas to lessen costs and optimize customers’ supply chains

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Maersk Launches New Visibility Tool

Logistics Manager

Over the last two years, our RCM product has proven good value to our reefer customers, but we have also identified key areas of improving such a cargo visibility tool,” explains Ken West, Reefer Digital Development Manager at Maersk.

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New Year Resolution: Start Collecting More Data in 2021

Blue Grace Logistics

As you might have guessed from the title, it’s time to start collecting more data. The Big Benefits of Big Data. Digitalization also creates the opportunity to collect data that would otherwise fall into the unknown. Simply put, good data drives better service.

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Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

Digital Twins Can Be Leveraged as Management Tool

Material Handling and Logistics

The value of digital twins includes rapid collaboration; holistic visibility; accurate, efficient response to demand; monetization of IoT data; predictive, proactive service; and closer collaboration with customers

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NTT DATA Saved $125 Million With SAP Ariba

Logistics Viewpoints

Jeff Tramel, the Vice President of Global Procurement, at NTT DATA Services. SAP recently announced that NTT DATA Services, a global digital business and IT services company, had achieved $125 million in value based on a digital transformation of their procurement function.

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FourKites gains patent for AI-powered ETA tool

Logistics Business Magazine

Real-time supply chain visibility platform FourKites has been awarded a US patent for its Smart Forecasted Arrival (SFA) capabilities, which provide companies with highly frequent and accurate ETAs for freight in transit — even when that truck lacks any technology to transmit location data.

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Freight and trucking data: how historical and contract load tender data create a trucking rate predictor

FreightWaves SONAR

Freight and trucking data makes for an excellent resource for shippers and logistic service providers (LSPs) alike. The data obtained from historical and contract load tender information creates a valuable tool – a trucking rate predictor.

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Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

Big data for small fleets — #WithSONAR

The Supply Chain Journal

Being successful as a business owner is all about capitalizing on opportunities when they arise, and data can help grab those opportunities. Luke Falasca and Kyle Taylor break down how SONAR data can be a useful tool for businesses no matter their size.

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Evans Distribution Systems Launches New Business Intelligence Tool: evans365

3PL Insights

May 03, 2021— Evans Distribution Systems, a leading provider of third-party logistics and supply chain solutions, launched a new business intelligence tool: evans365. The tool provides warehouse customers a holistic view of their account activity based on real-time data. “As

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3PL Systems Inc. Integrates its Brokerware platform with Trucker Tools Smart Capacity

Food Logistics

The integration enables 3PLSystems customers to employ Smart Capacity's tools and data in their daily work. Transportation

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How Data Can Improve Last-Mile Delivery


But dedicated managers have found a solution to help improve this part of delivery: data. Data is generated in all parts of last-mile delivery, and analysis of this information can help companies become proactive rather than reactive with their delivery methods.

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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. AI-powered tools to assist with their hiring efforts.2 %69 AI-powered tools — but only for. The next. wave of. AI-led.

Using Data to Improve Supply Chain Operations

Material Handling and Logistics

Learn how to organize your data operations in alignment with supply chain strategy. Cloud-based supply chain management tools, the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are expected to figure prominently in future supply chain operations. 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. Generating Value from Data.

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PSI pumps up fleets’ tire data with new analytics platform

Fleet Owner

Insights enabled by the data tool have reduced roadside calls by more than 60% in some pilot tests, according to Pressure Systems International

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Shippers: discover the tool for finding load coverage based on routing and rate data.

Supply Chain Brain

BluJay’s Bryant Smith, Global Product Manager, talks about SpotLight, the tool within Transportation Management that leverages network data to help users make better routing decisions and find load coverage

Data analytics for logistics drives reefer efficiency via a real-time forecast

FreightWaves SONAR

Data analytics for logistics can make all the difference in the world when it comes to reefer truckload service delivery efficiency. And a new suite of products, ranging from artificial intelligence through visualization tools to see lane acuity, are changing the game.

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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.