Manitoba Invests in Trucking Efficiency

NGT News

million to improve the fuel efficiency of heavy-duty vehicles. The post Manitoba Invests in Trucking Efficiency appeared first on NGT News. Efficiency Heavy-Duty TruckingThe Province of Manitoba has received a federal investment of C$5.9

Connectivity improves fleet efficiency

Fleet Owner

Technology firms have stepped in and are offering digital services to fleets

3 Technologies to Improve Warehouse Efficiency

Cyzerg

Warehouse efficiency remains one of the most important strategic goals and differentiators for logistics organizations. The reason is simple: without an efficient warehouse operation, the business is forced to increase its workforce in order to maintain high levels of service.

Let’s talk trailers and efficiency

Fleet Owner

Better trailers will lead to improved freight efficiency for the tractor-trailer combination and that’s good for all of us

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

How can one efficiently utilize automation? Most companies publicly communicate the belief that automation is a valuable asset for supply chains. However, if you look into how many have actually invested in automation, you’ll find that their actions often do not match the rhetoric.

A 20% more efficient diesel?

Fleet Owner

Canadian startup energy firm Enezol has developed an alternative diesel fuel it says is over 20% more efficient than traditional diesel. The key to the new fuel is a different refining process, according to the company. This process, which Enezol c

Creating dynamic and efficient supply chains together

Fleet Owner

A lot of things can be accomplished if you know where a truck or a load is, how the traffic is moving, how many hours the driver has left on the clock, and if there are any maintenance issues emerging

Are you tracking and measuring operational efficiencies?

Fleet Owner

Improving operational efficiencies can reduce costs, but it needs to be tracked and measured to ensure your organization's peak performance

Everyone has a role in efficient freight movement

Fleet Owner

Improved freight efficiency isn’t just the responsibility of vehicle manufacturers, fleets and drivers

Boosting fuel efficiency

Fleet Owner

Not long ago, getting over 10 mpg was a pipe dream in trucking. Now, in some ways, it’s the norm—with even better results to come

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Improved Picking & Warehouse Efficiency thanks to Picking Autonomous Mobile Robots & Voice Commands. More Efficient Manufacturing as well as ability to fill the skills gap & make more strategic employees.

Delivering Efficiency for the Last Mile

Talking Logistics

The post Delivering Efficiency for the Last Mile appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Who can remember a world without ecommerce? It’s amazing to think about the complete shift that e-commerce has brought to the retail industry, and supply chain and logistics.

10 fuel-saving technologies to make your fleet more efficient

Fleet Owner

These technologies and practices are making today’s fleets more efficient

Run On Less takes aim at regional efficiency

Fleet Owner

Fleet fuel-efficiency Class 8 program kicks off Oct.

Another challenge: Manufacturers, step up efficiency

Fleet Owner

Fleets we speak to are looking for products that are dependable, reliable and that have a decent payback. A two-year return on investment is what most of them are looking for

Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Join Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations at Helix and an experienced global supply chain strategist, as she walks through the key questions to a successful and efficient distribution network.

Zonar boosts fleet safety and business efficiencies

Fleet Owner

A broader range of third-party applications are now available through the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 to expand flexibility and impact for fleet managers with Zonar Mobile Ecosystem

New truck features: Efficiency leads the way

Fleet Owner

Times certainly are a-changing when it comes to trucks in the United States—so much so, it's almost a sea change taking place. Maybe it's fuel being inexpensive for several years, maybe harsh weather and tough driving conditions are more frequent, ma

Regionalization: a Catalyst for Supply Chain Efficiency

Morai Logistics

In response to growing customer expectations, supply chains are looking at regionalization as a way to be more efficient. Organizations benefit from mobilizing products closer to the consumer, and also help remove barriers associated with efficiency and delivery. It also moves us to ask the question, can regionalization actually act as a catalyst for supply chain efficiency? That means working technologies to create efficient, cost-effective solutions.

Driver training a key in better fuel efficiency

Fleet Owner

Younger or less-experienced drivers usually achieve higher fuel economy when paired with an experienced driver, compared with driving solo

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

that is both delightful and efficient. efficient process for everyone involved. efficiencies through automation and optimize talent. delightful and efficient for recruiters, HR leadership and candidates alike? mission — to make recruiting delightful and efficient for.

Clean up your fuel efficiency this New Year

Fleet Owner

Fuel efficiency is about far more than just mileage for a fleet owner. It’s about how hard all the components of your fueling system are working for your operation

How to Efficiently Ship During the Holiday Season

GoShip Blog

It is a smart idea for companies to hire additional staff, if needed, during the holiday season to help improve efficiency. Some companies, like Walmart, apart from hiring seasonal workforce offer extra hours for current employees to increase operations efficiency.

Begin your fuel efficiency journey with this one small step

Fleet Owner

To drive with fuel efficiency in mind, you don’t have to do everything. Just start with one thing

Improving Supply Chain Efficiency Through IoT Technology

Supply Chain Brain

The global supply chain has become extremely complex. Proctor and Gamble has more than 75,000 suppliers, while Walmart counts more than 100,000. With so many suppliers in the mix, companies are finding it extremely challenging to keep tabs on their shipping containers

Blockchain Standard Approved to Create Supply Chain Efficiency

Material Handling and Logistics

The new structure provides cohesion since different companies have different perspectives on what tracking and visibility entails

Energy Efficiency Is Key to Better Logistics

Material Handling and Logistics

In many cases, devising ways to become energy-efficient involves activities that benefit the environment and simultaneously cut costs. Whether you replace light bulbs or have fuel-efficient trucks, the ROI happens quickly.”.

Supply Chain Management Data: Here’s How Big Data Makes the Supply Chain More Efficient

Cerasis

The post Supply Chain Management Data: Here’s How Big Data Makes the Supply Chain More Efficient appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Data 100

Trucking's dispatching evolution: Analytics now drive efficiency

Fleet Owner

"It used to be a roll of quarters and a fax machine. Now it’s the click of a button. We can kind of see into the future a little bit. We can plan. We can coordinate. We can coach our drivers to optimize their days

Pursuing Eco-Efficient Logistics

247 Customs Broker

The post Pursuing Eco-Efficient Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Orbcomm says data analytics product can boost transportation efficiency

DC Velocity

Cloud-based analytics platform to provide descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive results, firm says. Technology

Truck Platooning: A Driving Force to Efficiency

Morai Logistics

Experts on transportation supply chain and logistics say that truck platooning may help drive efficiency in today’s demanding market. The industry is looking for ways to address efficiency, in a time where driver shortages continue to fall. It has gained considerable attention in the industry as a solution to efficiency. Therefore, it makes sense that the industry is investing in ways to improve efficiency.

Volvo says it exceeds energy efficiency expectations

Fleet Owner

Volvo Group North America announced it has met its energy efficiency goals in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Buildings, Better Plants Challenge. As part of the initiative launched in 2011, companies can set their own goals and report prog

How Energy Efficiency Impacts Your Operations’ Bottom Line

Material Handling and Logistics

Advances in lift truck technology and design will bring new ways to reduce costs, improve accuracy and streamline operations

Fuel efficiency starts before a vehicle is spec’d

Fleet Owner

Fuel efficiency actually starts with the truck makers and other manufacturers because they are the ones who decide what products are available to be spec’d

How a Blockchain Platform Will Help Truckers Be More Efficient and Earn More Money

Shipchain

So, let’s take a closer look at how a blockchain trucking platform will enhance efficiency and profitability for truck drivers. The post How a Blockchain Platform Will Help Truckers Be More Efficient and Earn More Money appeared first on ShipChain Blog.