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Warehouse Receiving Metrics You Must Track and How to Optimize Them

Cyzerg

Warehouse receiving metrics must be tracked to improve the operations of warehouses and distribution centers, specifically in the receiving area. It is essential to be aware of these metrics to discover any lapses that impede productivity and efficiency. Warehouse Operations

Price Hikes Have Retailers Considering Alternatives to Amazon FBA

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

As eCommerce businesses grow and look for new markets, becoming an Amazon seller seems like a no-brainer. When a retailer chooses to sell on Amazon, options for Amazon fulfillment include Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) and Seller-Fulfilled Prime (SFP).

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What More Disruptions will 3PLs See in 2022?

Food Logistics

After a couple of turbulent years in the cold supply chain, 3PLs plan for a continued rocky 2022. Transportation / 3PL/4PL

The Pain of Picking the Wrong 3PL with Esther Kestenbaum Prozan

The Logistics of Logistics

The Pain of Picking the Wrong 3PL with Esther Kestenbaum Prozan. Esther Kestenbaum Prozan and Joe Lynch discuss the pain of picking the wrong 3pl. Esther is President of Ruby Has Fulfillment , a rapidly growing ecommerce fulfillment provider for direct-to-consumer brands and retailers.

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.

What’s Ahead in 2022 for Ocean Shipping?

Now, That's Logistics

Under “normal” circumstances, the world’s ocean carriers work stealthily behind the scenes, transporting goods from country to country with little or no fanfare or attention.

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The Future Of Retail: Technologies Enabling Q-Commerce Growth

Logistics Viewpoints

My dad is the VP of our household’s grocery supply chain. Every Saturday since my childhood, he has driven to the farmer’s market and hand-picked fruits and vegetables so mom and I could eat the best and most organic fruits and vegetables the market has to offer.

The Promise of the Digital Supply Chain with Dyci Sfregola

The Logistics of Logistics

The Promise of the Digital Supply Chain with Dyci Sfregola. Dyci Sfregola and Joe Lynch discuss the promise of the digital supply chain. Dyci is the Founder and Managing Director of New Gen Architects , a consulting company that helps their clients transform their supply chains. About Dyci Sfregola.

US logistics industry needs a unified data stream to boost cargo velocity

Supply Chain and Logistics

This article quotes Carl Bentzel, an FMC commissioner, who says that there is increased concentration of the ocean shipping business, from no carrier having more than 4%, to around 10 carriers, half of whom have 12-20% each. Many supply chain … Continue reading → Advanced Computing Logistics Ports Supply Chains Big Data container shipping standards supply chains technology

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The amazing story behind trucking numbers

Fleet Owner

During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, the public got the message: Our industry kept shelves stocked. Yet trucking and drivers continue to be essential to the full functioning of our economy. Perspectives / IdeaXchange

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.

Few Companies Make the Hard Tradeoffs to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Logistics Viewpoints

Reasons Why Firms Commit to Reducing Environmental Impacts More than Regulators Require. The law firm Crowell & Moring recently released a survey-based report that looked at how companies are navigating pressures to improve their environmental performance.

The Transfix Story with Drew McElroy

The Logistics of Logistics

The Transfix Story with Drew McElroy. Drew McElroy and Joe Lynch discuss the Transfix story.

UK hauliers ditch container work in favour of Amazon ‘gold rush’

Supply Chain and Logistics

Container drayage hauliers are shifting to driving for Amazon. It’s a clear economic case— they can make more per shift driving for Amazon, and with easier work. Of course it is the holiday season, and there is plenty of Amazon … Continue reading → Labor Economics Logistics Trucking Amazon container shipping driver shortage labor relations supply chains

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Re-imagining inventory management for a new normal

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

Inventory management was moving towards a just-in-time approach until the supply disruptions of the last year. Now there are forces arguing for a return to a just-in-case approach.

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.

CARB approves ‘smog check’ regulation for in- and out-of-state trucks operating in California

Overdrive Online

The twice-a-year inspections are meant to ensure emissions control systems maintain as the truck ages. The rule, which still has to clear another hurdle before taking effect, raises Constitutional and privacy concerns and more from within trucking. Regulations

The Pain of Picking the Wrong 3PL with Esther Kestanbaum Prozan

The Logistics of Logistics

The Pain of Picking the Wrong 3PL with Esther Kestanbaum Prozan. Esther Kestanbaum Prozan and Joe Lynch discuss the pain of picking the wrong 3pl. Esther is President of Ruby Has Fulfillment , a rapidly growing ecommerce fulfillment provider for direct-to-consumer brands and retailers.

West Virginia Airport Integrates Solar-Powered EV Charging System from Beam Global

NGT News

Eastern West Virginia Regional Airport has deployed the airport’s first EV ARC solar-powered electric vehicle (EV) charging system from Beam Global to charge airport EVs as well as the EVs of employees, staff, travelers and visitors. The system was funded through the U.S.

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December Freight Market Update

Trinity Logistics

Stay up to date on the latest conditions impacting the freight market, curated by Trinity Logistics, through our Freightwaves Sonar subscription. Not interested in reading? Watch our video instead! HERE COMES ANOTHER SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTION?

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.

A rare aero show truck – The 'Miss BeeHaving' 2020 Kenworth T680 of Mike Wilkinson

Overdrive Online

This rig is the second yellow truck Wilkinson has purchased. He says with this truck he wanted to go against the grain, so he decided to spec out an aerodynamic truck and make it into a show truck. Custom Rigs

How Air Freight Ships Temperature-Controlled Goods

20Cube Logistics

A wide variety of cargo is moved both domestically and internationally by air. Different types of cargo have specific requirements for safe storage, transport, and handling.

WorkWave Expands its Board of Directors with Three New Appointments

WorkWave

Time To Read: 3 minutes. New board members bring key investment and diverse leadership expertise to WorkWave to continue exponential growth into 2022 and beyond. HOLMDEL, N.J. —

How to Improve Your Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

Here are the 9 easiest, fastest, and most effective ways to boost your Supply Chain performance. And discover the respective term of each area in these 3 categories: Short, Medium, and Long.

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.

Limitations of power-only systems: Lack of trailer-maintenance control is top concern for many owner-ops

Overdrive Online

Limitations within power-only operations identified by recent Overdrive survey respondents include significant headaches associated with non-owned trailers, more deadhead miles as a general rule, new costs and difficulty negotiating rates. Business

RPA and Data Analytics: Using Automation for More Data-Driven Processing

RPA Labs

As advancements and competition continue to rise throughout the supply chain, companies must find a way to gain an advantage through digital transformation. Robotic process automation (RPA) can provide the opportunity to streamline critical processes while benefiting the systems.

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How to Prepare for Global Logistics in 2022

CH Robinson Logistics

2021 was a difficult year in global logistics due to ongoing volatility. We worked alongside customers navigating the Suez Canal block, hurricanes and cyclones, port and terminal closures due to COVID-19 outbreaks, customs and trade changes, labor shortages and more.

REV Group Signs Additional Agreements for Electric Ambulances

NGT News

REV Group Inc., which includes companies that manufacture Horton, AEV, Road Rescue, Wheeled Coach and Leader brand ambulances, has signed several recent agreements that expand the prospects of alternative fuel-powered ambulances in the U.S. and abroad.

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.