Mon.Jan 10, 2022

Planning and Executing Project Cargo Shipping: All You Need to Know

CLX Logistics

Project Cargo, also known as project forwarding or project logistics, is the transportation of large, complex, out-of-scope, or high-value pieces of equipment. The process involves single or multiple shipments with help from cranes, trucks, rail, planes, and ships and can cover a wide range of freight value. Project Cargo tends to have a specific timeframe or delivery date, making them among the most complex and detailed projects in the logistics industry.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in Europe in 2022

Logistics Matter

Conferences are a great way to meet new people, re-connect or meet with people you already know, and above all, to get inspired and learn.

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Fulfillment Success with Steve Shebuski

The Logistics of Logistics

Fulfillment Success with Steve Shebuski. Steve Shebuski and Joe Lynch discuss fulfillment success.

Supporting the Delivery of Fast, Low-Cost COVID-19 Tests Worldwide

Now, That's Logistics

With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) withdrawing its US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) request for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) of the Real-Time RT-PCR test as of December 31 st , a test that was widely used nationwide will no longer be available.

3 Ways End-to-End Visibility Helps Minimize the Risks of Ocean Freight

Download this playbook to learn how end-to-end visibility helps to mitigate risk associated with the ocean freight market.

Supply Chain Software Startup to Turn Unicorn

Logistics Viewpoints

A FarEye Webinar Highlighted their Approach to Last Mile. FarEye expects to turn unicorn within next 6 to 12 months based on their growth and the valuation recent equity investments have accorded the company. A unicorn is a startup that is privately-owned with a valuation exceeding $1 billion.

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[WHITE PAPER] SONAR highlight reel: Carriers bring their pricing power into the new year

FreightWaves SONAR

View the Full White Paper. The truckload market remains tight to start the year, both due to demand that is running ahead of year-ago levels and due to capacity that has been slow to return to the market following the holidays. In fact, our data shows that accepted tender volume is up 12% y/y.

Port Tracker report targets a return to normal for U.S.-bound import volumes

Logistics Management

A return to normalcy, as it relates to import levels, is expected in 2022, following a 2021, which ostensibly saw new United States-bound import numbers on a near monthly basis, according to the most recent edition of the Port Tracker Report, which was issued today by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and maritime consultancy Hackett Associates.

10 Questions You Should Be Asking Capacity Management Vendors

Parade

Asking the right questions can help make sure your capacity management solution helps you achieve your goals. Choosing the right capacity management vendor can be complicated. The promises made by the various solutions on the market are all similar. They say they’ll bring you new carriers.

Can Consumer Brands and Retailers ‘Out-Amazon’ Amazon.com?

Supply Chain Brain

Is it possible for both established retail brands and e-commerce newcomers to beat Amazon.com at its own game

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100 Pipeline Plays: The Modern Sales Playbook

For the first time, we’re sharing the winning plays that took us from scrappy startup to a publicly traded company. Use our proven data-driven plays to grow your pipeline and crush your revenue targets.

10 Questions You Should Be Asking Capacity Management Vendors

Parade

Asking the right questions can help make sure your capacity management solution helps you achieve your goals. Choosing the right capacity management vendor can be complicated. The promises made by the various solutions on the market are all similar. They say they’ll bring you new carriers.

How to mitigate maintenance/repair backlogs and inevitable costly downtime

Overdrive Online

Gary Buchs relays a tale from an owner-operator unable to source 5W40 synthetic oil for service at one of the biggest shops in the country, along the way underscoring tried-and-true, and novel, strategies toward dealing with today's myriad disruptions. Overdrive Extra

AIT Worldwide Logistics opens up new L.A.-based West Coast headquarters

Logistics Management

Company officials said that this new full-service facility, at which more than 100 AIT staffers will work, is comprised of various offerings for its shipper-customers, including: customs clearance, transloading, warehousing and special services for the food, high-tech and life sciences industries, among others.

How to mitigate maintenance/repair backlogs and inevitable costly downtime

Overdrive Online

Gary Buchs relays a tale from an owner-operator unable to source 5W40 synthetic oil for service at one of the biggest shops in the country, along the way underscoring tried-and-true, and novel, strategies toward dealing with today's myriad disruptions. Overdrive Extra

4 Silver Linings of the Chaotic Ocean Freight Market

Speaker: Peter Tirschwell, Chris Stauber, Sarah Barnes Humphrey, and Audrey Ross

Join this webinar exploring the silver linings that have emerged from the chaotic ocean freight market. The discussion will highlight solutions that prioritize digitization and build a more efficient international supply chain. Jan 25 at 10am CT.

How to choose your ERP implementation methodology

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Congratulations. In the post-COVID world you have decided to be proactive and look at changing the business to operate successfully in the new normal. And that means embracing the digital solution provided by an ERP system.

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FPT Industrial, Microvast Collaborate on New IVECO BUS Electric Crossway

NGT News

FPT Industrial, the global powertrain brand of Iveco Group, with its partner Microvast Holdings Inc.,

New York State Considers the First Fashion Sustainability Law in the U.S.

Supply Chain Brain

New York would become the first state in the nation to require global fashion brands to disclose their climate and social impacts and take action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions under new bill

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North Carolina Governor Expands on New Clean Energy Steps for the State

NGT News

Roy Cooper has issued Executive Order No.

The Smart Data Revolution: How AB InBev Drives Efficiency with Visibility Data

Speaker: AB InBev and FourKites

Register for our upcoming webinar to learn how leveraging the right data to make quick, well-informed decisions is the key to success in supply chain & logistics. Join FourKites and AB InBev to learn what’s possible with a data-driven supply chain strategy & real-time transportation visibility.

Qualcomm Drives to Platforms for In-Car Innovations

IoT World Today

In addition to various companies noting the convergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI), CES 2022 last week highlighted how integrated much of the market is becoming.

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5G’s Last-Minute Chaos Exposes Corporate Feuds Brewing for Years

Supply Chain Brain

A long-simmering dispute over promising new wireless technology burst into public view in the past week and threatened to further disrupt U.S. aviation already hobbled by the new omicron Covid variant

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Preliminary Class 8 net orders see bounce back, from November to December

Logistics Management

FTR reported that preliminary December North American Class 8 net orders—at 23,100—saw a 139% gain over November, which was impacted by up supply chain uncertainty, rather than a lack of demand.

What is a Transportation Management System? | PLS Logistics Services

PLS Logistics

While operating in a progressively complex logistics world, companies currently need all the help they can get to help them work smarter, easier, and more efficiently.

Modernizing Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

Speaker: Nimesh Patel, Gregory Demitrack, and Sarah Barnes Humphrey

Register for our upcoming webinar to better understand the state of the pharmaceutical supply chain. FourKites partnered with Accenture to survey supply chain executives working in pharmaceuticals, biotech, cell and gene therapy, medtech, and other related industries.

Next-Level Lift Truck Telematics

Logistics Management

Getting more out of lift truck telematics involves looking beyond basics and starting to incorporate analytics fed by integration with other systems. By marrying up telematics data from the trucks with operations data, or with real-time location feeds, users stand to benefit

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Ten Supply Chain Softwares Worthy of Investment This Year

Supply Chain Brain

The current ugly state of supply chain infrastructure can be viewed as both as a headwind and tailwind for the software sector

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law is a Watershed Moment for Trucking

Envase Technologies

When President Biden signed the $1.2 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Law this fall, America finally got the investment in roads, highways, and bridges—critical infrastructure for trucking—it’s needed for decades.

What's the best hauling app to find additional loads?

Trux

To answer the question “What’s the best hauling app to find additional loads?” it really depends on what best means, right? You might think about the best one in terms of how quickly you can put it to work for you. dump truck drivers dump truck business hauling app

Your Guide to Using Conversational Marketing to Drive Demand Generation

What is conversational marketing really about? This guide will examine the market forces at play, shifting buyer trends, how to leverage conversation marketing, and the tactics involved in adopting it for a B2B demand generation strategy.