Sat.Jun 15, 2019 - Fri.Jun 21, 2019

Is your fleet giving a good first impression?

Fleet Owner

Frequent washing is not only good for your trucks, it’s good for your company image

FTL or LTL? What You Need to Know and Which Works Best for You.

ShipLilly

Shippers have a variety of options available to them based on the size of their shipment. LTL and FTL Freight offer the perfect solution for different situations and it’s important to understand the key differences between both modes, especially if you’re new to the terms. What are LTL and FTL?

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What happens When Everyone is the “Shipper of Choice”?

Logistics Viewpoints

The over-the-road capacity challenges of the last year have caused a lot of shippers to rethink their carrier acquisition and retention strategies.

Parcel Shipping Services:  Understanding SmartPost and SurePost

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

By now, you’re probably well-acquainted with the potential for parcel shipping services like UPS SurePost and FedEx SmartPost to save you big money. The basic model of each service is the same.

Webinar on Demand: Resilient Supply Chain Network Design

Speaker: Bhomik Jain, Paul van Nierop & Aanand Pandey

Companies around the world are struggling to cope with COVID-19 disruption. Are supply chain networks resilient enough to weather the storm? Watch this webinar to learn about our research findings in the realm of network design and optimization, and uncover the capabilities you need to build resilience and agility.

What’s Really Behind Slowbalization

Material Handling and Logistics

A new focus on regional manufacturing and post-globalization is changing the supply chain landscape

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Who Pays for Low/No-Cost TMS?

Talking Logistics

The blossoming array of transportation management systems (TMS) is generating more confusion than ever before. If shippers fail to understand the true total cost of ownership that comes with any TMS solution, they risk making the wrong decision.

The Value of a TMS to Lower Total Cost of Ownership

Cerasis

How often do you think about the value of a TMS? In today’s world, it is easy to think of a TMS as an add-on feature, something that only larger organizations can use.

6 in 10 Companies Plan Warehouse Automation to Ease Labor Woes

Material Handling and Logistics

Automation will enhance worker performance rather than replace workers as 61% of companies will enable partial automation or labor augmentation with technology in the warehouse

4 transformational trucking technology trends

Fleet Owner

Fleets need to continue to keep up-to-date on developments in these areas so they will be able to determine when the time is right to embrace new technologies in order to maximize their impact on fleet operations

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The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Blockchain and Cloud-based Platforms Usher In New Era of Complex Data Streams in Freight Shipping

Kuebix

Blockchain and cloud-based platforms are revolutionizing the way logistics operations are being conducted around the world. Big Data has been a hot topic in the industry for years, but the way to truly harness it has remained out of reach for many companies.

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Robotic Warehouses: Why Are Companies Straggling Behind the Movement?

Cerasis

Robotic warehouses have great potential. Supply chain leaders across the globe scour the latest technologies and capabilities of robots. The reasoning is simple; robots offer a tireless army of workers without the hassle of managing human laborers.

The 12 Most Dangerous Companies of 2019

Material Handling and Logistics

A look at the "Dirty Dozen" companies who do a better job at PR than at protecting their workers and their communities

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A look at trucking market trends

Fleet Owner

From evolving logistics models to changes in maintenance and legislation, it's helpful to take a moment and look at what's going on within our industry and how that affects our customers and the way we do business

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

Preparing Your Supply Chain for Natural Disaster

Trinity Logistics

The last two decades have brought about increasingly destructive natural disasters. From Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy to the eruption of Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland to the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

TMS Results: Results to Expect From a TMS

Cerasis

One of the biggest concerns shippers have when considering the implementation of a TMS is whether it will provide a significant return on investment (ROI). The answer is simple; a TMS does provide verifiable results that will benefit your operation.

California Assembly Passes Independent Contractor Bill

Material Handling and Logistics

Bill that advances to state Senate codifies state Supreme Court ruling banning most independent contractors

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Are illegal drugs trucking's biggest safety issue?

Fleet Owner

Trucking Alliance calls on federal government to finalize guidelines for hair screenings

Supply Chain Planning Maturity – How Do You Compare to Peers?

Today's supply chains are networked, global ecosystems. An event upstream in a different country or region can cause considerable disruption downstream. The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme example of how this unfolds in practice. How prepared are supply chain teams to react and recover, from a planning maturity stance? Download this report to get exclusive insights on planning maturity!

American Natural Gas Acquires AMP CNG

NGT News

American Natural Gas (ANG) has acquired AMP CNG, adding 20 additional natural gas fueling stations to ANG’s portfolio.

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Want to Reduce Freight Costs? Use a TMS… & Here’s Why

Cerasis

Implementation of a TMS is the most effective and productive way to reduce freight spend across the board. Shippers are under increasing pressure to release the burden on carriers and avoid all errors. In addition, customer expectations are growing faster than ever before, thanks to the surge in e-commerce. For shippers to remain competitive, they.read More. The post Want to Reduce Freight Costs? Use a TMS… & Here’s Why appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Uncertainty in Supply Chain is Blocking International Expansion

Material Handling and Logistics

Political uncertainty is holding back 55% of US business decision makers from expanding into new markets

Logistics report warns of climate-related risks, costs

Fleet Owner

The entire supply chain need to consider aggressive steps to counter a growing number of weather-related disruptions, according the 2019 State of Logistics report. It’s not just large-scale natural disasters such as hurricanes and wildfires that pos

Supply Chain Resilience in the Face of Uncertainty

Speaker: Aanand Pandey, Supply Chain Analyst & Consultant, AIMMS

This short video explains how scenario modeling can help you improve supply chain resilience and your ability to respond and recover quickly from disruptions. Looking at scenarios side by side provides valuable insights that makes it easier to evaluate impact on your operations, ability to service customers and margin, and the best options to restart supply when supply lanes reopen.

Oregon Legislature Green-Lights ZEV Bill

NGT News

An Oregon bill aimed at reducing greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions from the transportation sector has passed the state legislature.

MercuryGate 2.0: Takeaways from Velocity 2019 Conference

Talking Logistics

I was there at the beginning of MercuryGate 1.0 and I was there at the beginning of MercuryGate 2.0.

Can the STB Stem Rail Monopolies’ Abuse of Shippers?

Material Handling and Logistics

High fees, bully tactics and service failures raise questions about the rail regulatory model

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After the crash: What transportation professionals should do to limit liability

Fleet Owner

When you first get notice of a fleet accident, these actions should be put into motion before anyone else gets involved

B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.