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3PL Best Practices for Cold Chain and COVID-19

Food Logistics

When choosing a third party to ship your food products, it takes more than just a company that has a refrigerated truck. 3PL/4PL

Tanker Endorsement Regulations: Are You Driving Illegally?

Trinity Logistics

Tanker endorsement is one of those regulations that often get some buzz in the trucking industry for CDL holders. What is it? Why is it needed? When did this become enforced?

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How the Three M’s Can Help You Cut Down on Supply Chain Cost

Blue Grace Logistics

As the global supply chain settles into the COVID19 technology driven and customer-centric decade, there’s no time to pause and reflect on what has happened. Now, more than ever is a time for action.

Lean on Freight Brokers to Navigate LTL Pricing

Bulk Connection

When you have freight that needs to be transported in a dry van trailer – but not enough freight to fill that trailer – you’ll likely need to rely on Less Than Truckload (LTL) shipments. With the LTL model, your freight takes up space on a truck alongside the freight of other LTL shippers.

What port logistics services can a 3PL provide?

West Coast and California Logistics

When you’re importing products into the U.S., there’s a lot that needs to happen before your items hit store shelves or a customer’s doorstep. And it often starts with port logistics services such as those provided by a third-party logistics (3PL) company.

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Japan is Developing Ways to Deliver Goods Without Human Contact

ShipLilly

Image credits: Mujin, Inc. A host of transport service providers, warehouses, and retailers are among the businesses that are taking an increasing interest in developments within the logistics industry.

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The Latest Look at CBD Distribution and Fulfillment Requirements

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Great news: CBD oil stays fresh for a year or longer. Not-so-great news: CBD information doesn’t.

Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks) with Nicole Glenn

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks) with Nicole Glenn. Nicole Glenn and Joe Lynch discuss the topic, freight moves on relationships and trucks.

Forced Labor in Supply Chains: The Problem Persists

Talking Logistics

“The addition of 11 Chinese companies to a U.S.

Food Logistics Editors Talk Airline Freight with Laura Kvistad of Unisys | L.I.N.K. Live

Food Logistics

Marina, Brielle and Mackenna visit with Laura Kvistad, senior marketing of communications from Unisys, to discuss airline freight in the supply chain. Transportation

The Basics of Subscription Box Fulfillment

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Of all the emerging trends in online shopping, one of the hottest is subscription box services. According to Fuel, A McKinsey Company , the subscription box industry is now worth about $10 billion and is still growing.

5 More Reverse Logistics Metrics to Track

Cerasis

Across returns supply chains—a core component of reverse logistics—the need to improve performance has never been higher.

Supply Chain Certifications: Are They Worth It?

Talking Logistics

There are various supply chain and logistics certifications that industry professionals can pursue from APICS, ISM, CSCMP, and other organizations. Is getting a certification important for career advancement, especially for new supply chain professionals? Which certification would you recommend?

Cold Chain Logistics Providers Promote New Hires

Food Logistics

A variety of companies in the cold chain transportation sector have hired new individuals. 3PL/4PL

Customer Relationships as a Carrier

Trinity Logistics

Just like the fuel pumps, rates change in the spot market daily. When fuel prices dipped below $1.50 per gallon in April in some areas, the fuel producers dropped their price based on demand.

Why Shippers Are Mastering E-Commerce to Go Omnichannel | TALKING FREIGHT Video

Cerasis

[link] In this episode, we start a new series around the world of omnichannel. To start things off, we are going to talk about why shippers are mastering ecommerce to go omnichannel. So, lets talk – ecommerce and omnichannel.

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Editor’s Pick: Refreshing Grocery in the Wake of COVID-19

Talking Logistics

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics.

LMI Reports Reveals Uptick in Logistics Recovery During Reopenings

Food Logistics

With many COVID-19 regulations easing, the Logistics Manager's Index shows signs of recovery. 3PL/4PL

Mitigating Global Sourcing Risks in a Pandemic

SIPMM Professional Publications

Businesses dependent on global sourcing are facing hard choices in during period of pandemic such as the current Covid-19 situations with the supply chain disruptions.

Reverse Logistics Analytics: How to See Past Customer Delivery

Cerasis

The application of analytics offers opportunities to increase supply chain value, and in today’s world, few applications of analytics carry the weight placed on reverse logistics analytics.

Tanker Endorsement Regulations: Are You Driving Illegally?

Trinity Logistics

Tanker endorsement is one of those regulations that often get some buzz in the trucking industry for CDL holders. What is it? Why is it needed? When did this become enforced?

BDP Launches New Connective Platform

Food Logistics

BDP International has gone live with a platform that provides self service for the logistics sector. Software & Technology

Key Drivers for Social Sustainable Procurement

SIPMM Professional Publications

The key drivers of sustainable procurement were found to be, social and environmental factors into thought along with financial factors in making procurement decision. The three proportions of sustainability: environmental superiority; social impartiality; and economic success.

5 Facts Affecting Telematics in 2020 | Fast Freight Five Video

Cerasis

[link] Telematics allows carriers, drivers, and shippers to gain more visibility in freight in transit. As e-commerce swells, the value of telematics grows as well. Across all modes, the value of global telematics will grow at 20.7% CAGR through 2024. Unfortunately, big risks remain.

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Modern WMS: The Nerve Center for A Differentiated Customer Experience

Logistics Viewpoints

Modern WMS is essential, as warehouses are becoming critical nerve centers to deliver a differentiated customer experience across product availability, buying avenues, and speed of delivery without adding cost.

Porter County Sheriff’s Office Adds Hybrid Squad Cars to its Fleet

NGT News

The Porter County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO), located in Valparaiso, Ind., has added 11 new hybrid squad cars to its fleet.

Commodity Warehousing for London Metal Exchange

SIPMM Professional Publications

London Metal Exchange (LME) is the known for the global trading of industrial metals. It is non-ferrous exchange, which means that iron and steel do not trade there. Instead, tradable contracts include aluminum, copper, gold, silver, tin, cobalt, and zinc.

Top 5 Reverse Logistics KPIs to Track

Cerasis

The modern supply chain is built on the premise of applied data and strategic performance measurement.

Dow’s Artificial Intelligence Journey in International Trade

Logistics Viewpoints

Dow Chemical is in the midst of a digital transformation. They have set up to test out new and emerging technologies. They have had success in developing valuable intellectual property based on artificial intelligence in the area of trade classifications.

ETS Unveils Fleet of Proterra Electric Buses

NGT News

Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) has unveiled its first 21 Proterra electric buses and brand new, purpose-built electric bus garages. ETS has 19 more Proterra buses on the way this year to make up a 40-bus fleet, one of the largest purchases of electric buses in Canadian history. With this deployment, ETS also becomes the first […]. The post ETS Unveils Fleet of Proterra Electric Buses appeared first on NGT News.

Procurement Techniques for Metallurgical Products

SIPMM Professional Publications

One of the important processes in the manufacturing plant is procurement which is also a control mechanism of the flow of materials into the from the vendor or supplier.