Logistics Events: How to prepare to make business there!

LoGo

Every year, logistics events happen all over the world. Don’t matter the size or type, all of them have the same point: to connect companies and introduce them to the market. Because of that, it is essential to be prepared and have a good […].

Flash sale events! How to win the last mile on days like Black Friday or Thanksgiving

Loginext

Well if haven’t forgotten important dates such as Valentines’ or any other such day, you won’t much appreciate the urgency of fast deliveries to save face. All’s well that end’s well, and that’s why the right logistics technology, especially last mile, is critical for flash events.

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How to Promote from Within: Featuring Leslie Delekta

3PL Insights

We are highlighting Leslie Delekta in the latest edition of our How to Promote from Within series. This role allowed Leslie to collaborate with accounting, operations and value-added departments; immersing her in all areas of the business. I love the staff I get to manage.

How to Promote from Within: Featuring Leslie Delekta

3PL Insights

We are highlighting Leslie Delekta in the latest edition of our How to Promote from Within series. This role allowed Leslie to collaborate with accounting, operations and value-added departments; immersing her in all areas of the business. I love the staff I get to manage.

Flash sale events! How to win the last mile on days like Black Friday or Thanksgiving

247 Customs Broker

Well if you have worked in an eCommerce or a retail logistics team, you would definitely understand the hustles… The post Flash sale events! How to win the last mile on days like Black Friday or Thanksgiving appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Flash sale events! How to win the last mile on days like Valentines or Thanksgiving

Loginext

Well if haven’t forgotten important dates such as Valentines’ or any other such day, you won’t much appreciate the urgency of fast deliveries to save face. All’s well that end’s well, and that’s why the right logistics technology, especially last mile, is critical for flash events.

How to Mitigate Additional Costs in Transportation

Talking Logistics

It’s safe to say that in 2019 shippers will likely be more vigilant and more proactive in looking for opportunities to better manage and control their transportation costs. How can shippers realize them? Mitigating additional costs was the focus, as well as idea velocity — how do we save money now! This has caused conversations across organizational functions to address these issues.”.

Flash sale events! How to win the last mile on days like Valentines or Thanksgiving

247 Customs Broker

Well if haven’t forgotten important dates such as Valentines’ or any other such day, you won’t much appreciate the urgency of fast deliveries to save face. But moving on to more serious things, quick deliveries related to flash events, especially for retail and e-commerce, must run on […]. The post Flash sale events! How to win the last mile on days like Valentines or Thanksgiving appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015

Cerasis

Are you up-to-date with the latest events in freight shipping and logistics? If you want to stay ahead of the competition, it’s not just a question of reading industry newsletters. 7 of the Best Freight Shipping Events to Attend in 2015.

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Freight forwarding post-digitisation: how to succeed

The LoadStar

The promise of increased efficiencies to free up the workforce to focus on other value-add tasks is a compelling argument. But how do you go about this in practise? As old patterns of work are rendered obsolete how should freight forwarders plot the development of their companies and their industry? This FREE-TO-ATTEND webinar, sponsored. The post Freight forwarding post-digitisation: how to succeed appeared first on The Loadstar.

S&OP in Agribusiness: How to Harvest the Benefits with Advanced Analytics

AIMMS

It’s not limited to managing crops and livestock, but encompasses all equipment, services, and product processing as well as commercialization. A well-executed S&OP process can go a long way to help organizations rein in some of this complexity.

Improve Forecasting Accuracy: How to Manage Demand Outliers

EazyStock

An outlier is a data point that is not considered to be part of the overall pattern of demand for a product. A demand outlier can either be overly high or overly low compared to other data points in the data series. A basic method is to visualize the data and spot the fliers visually.

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How to Improve Manufacturing Floor Data Collection

Cerasis

To log, track and trace everything’, your vision of a better manufacturing floor. Here’s how you can improve manufacturing floor data collection, long-term. However, are you starting to outgrow your manufacturing floor data collection system ?

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How to Plan for Common Disruptors in Ocean Freight

Talking Logistics

Which means that, as it does every year at this time, space is about to get very tight. That can make it difficult to meet your delivery times unless you take proactive steps now to minimize the risk in your supply chain. Keep your eye on events well before they occur.

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How to Secure Your First Supply Chain or Logistics Job

Logistics Bureau

If you’re preparing to launch a new career in supply chain or logistics , it will help a lot to know how and where to look for a first job, which appointments can get you off the best start, and what qualifications will be most helpful in getting you into the profession.

LTL to Intermodal Shipping: How to Find and Eliminate Freight Spend Black Swans

Cerasis

Black swans in the supply chain refer to unexpected, unusual disruptions within the supply chain, reports Melanie Nuce of Inbound Logistics. More importantly, the ever-growing need for visibility will have a dramatic effect on preventing black swan events from occurring.

How to Kickstart a Successful Facebook and Instagram Advertising Strategy For Your Local Service Business

WorkWave

Time To Read: 12 minutes. It can be difficult to anticipate if your content is reaching your actual target market, and engagement rarely correlates with real business goals, such as brand awareness, website traffic, and lead generation. Install the Facebook Pixel to your website.

Depression in Truck Drivers: 5 Common Causes & How to Spot the Signs

United World Transporation

Today’s world is making great strides to reduce or eliminate the stigma that is associated with mental illness, including depression. According to the National Sleep Foundation, feeling sad every now and then is a fundamental part of the human experience, especially during difficult or trying times. Let’s look at the 5 common causes of depression that are specific to truck drivers, and what can be done to help reduce these causes and lead to better mental health.

How to Sustain a Lean Culture in Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Cerasis

Today I will discuss how a company can sustain a lean culture once they have implemented lean practices in order to achieve continuous improvement. Your company has started the lean journey, but how do you sustain it? How do we monitor what our customers feel about us?

How to Prioritize and Select Logistics Technology

247 Customs Broker

Technology is the backbone of today’s logistics systems, and shippers want to make the right choices for mission-critical systems. One key question is when to outsource technology development vs. managing it with in-house resources. Compliance to U.S. November 13, 2018.

Brand Identity: How to Incorporate Into Your Offline Material

Cerasis

Editor's Note : At Cerasis, if you have followed our blog, you know we like to give information around best practices in regards to transportation, logistics, and supply chain management. Talk to a printing expert or graphic designer if you are worried about getting the shade right.

How to Mitigate Risk in Demand Driven Supply Chains

Logistics Bureau

However, there are risks involved in the demand-driven approach and for many companies, their presence creates a reluctance to shift from conventional, but increasingly outmoded forecast-based planning. “In a world that’s changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.” The risks attached to DDSC can be managed and minimized just like any other. “We do not use the forecast to drive our transactions.

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How to Mitigate Risk of Full Truckload Shipping: Freight/Cargo Insurance!

Cerasis

There are exemptions to liability within the Carmack Amendment , and even when everything is correct on paper and goes smoothly at the place of origin, Mother Nature may have other plans. Shippers need a way to mitigate risk of full truckload shipping , regardless of what promises a driver makes in casual conversation. Therefore, shippers should review existing policy or contract liability and opt for additional cargo insurance to reduce risk, depending on freight fragility.

Procurement and Suppliers on the Same Page: How to Craft an Effective Terms & Conditions Sales Document

Cerasis

Editor's Note: Today's blog is the second part of Chuck Intrieri's series on how procurement and suppliers can avoid issues with their contracts. In part two, Chuck focuses on how to draft your terms and conditions. Consider your use of websites, how often have you read the terms of use? For a website operator that wants to be legally protected, however, terms of use on their website are vital. How to Begin Your Terms.

How to Make Your Holiday Shipping Less Frightful

247 Customs Broker

Even Santa and his red-nosed reindeer friend are unable to save the day. With so much at stake this holiday shipping season, retail suppliers and 3PL partners must have a plan to deal with the inevitable disasters and near disasters. Compliance to U.S. November 13, 2018.

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How to Handle Seasonal Demands in the Fashion Industry

Apparel Logistics

Summer sees consumers searching for bathing suits, tank tops, and shorts, while sweaters, scarves, and coats surge to the top of style wish lists in winter. As the seasons change so do the trends, with fashionistas demanding different looks from one year to the next.

Industry View: How to Make your Business Brexit-Ready

Logistics Business Magazine

Investec’s Andrew Woodward (above) believes that while UK businesses need to be mindful of the bigger picture and take steps to protect themselves from risks such as FX and importing tariffs, leaders must continue to focus on the specifics of their particular businesses.

How to give logistic and environment a turn of the screw with Logicopalet

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

with which thanks to this invention we will achieve a reduction of organic and plastic waste, and help the environment by avoiding the felling of trees. Great savings in logistics return ratio of 1 to 4. With this we could use the space left over from transport to transport other goods.

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Penske Women’s Network and Girl Scouts Team up for Leadership Event

Penske Move Ahead

Moments of introduction can have a lasting impact extending far beyond their delivery in long-forgotten social settings or business gatherings, so it is important to know how to make the most of them.

The Impact of Hurricanes on Transportation and How to Build a Storm Resilient Supply Chain

247 Customs Broker

To better understand true cost and volume impacts, Zipline Logistics evaluated a sample of 33,000 shipments, comparing data prior to the 2017 Tropical Storm Harvey with data after the event. We leveraged our KanoPI shipper intelligence platform to dig deep into hurricane impacts.

How to secure and automate your network in the new era of big data – Shipping and Freight Resource

247 Customs Broker

HOW TO SECURE AND AUTOMATE YOUR NETWORK IN THE NEW BIG DATA ERA. is to be truly realised, then shipping must embrace a new approach to the traditional supply chain. So, what can digitalisation do to streamline and integrate shipping with the broader supply chain?

2019 Carrier of Choice Excellence Award Winners: Helping Deliver Success to Transplace Customers

Transplace

2019 Carrier of Choice Excellence Award Winners: Helping Deliver Success to Transplace Customers. This year’s event focused on the latest issues impacting the transportation industry, including capacity, ELDs, regulatory changes, and the driver shortage.

Shipper Symposium 2019 – Take Your Supply Chain to a New Dimension!

Transplace

Shipper Symposium 2019 – Take Your Supply Chain to a New Dimension! Join us at this year’s signature event on May 6-8, 2019, at the Four Seasons Resort & Club Dallas at Las Colinas, Texas. Take a look below and let us know who you are most excited to see in the comments!

Eight Key Takeaways From FreighTech 2018:TLV

Freightos

This week, Freightos hosted over forty logistics and innovation executives for FreighTech 2018, a symposium dedicated to discussing challenges and opportunities in the industry. After attending dozens of conferences, it was thrilling to put together our own little gathering.

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What’s Holding Back Customer-Centric Air Cargo?

Freightos

Harnessing cloud-based software to automate freight pricing. Let’s face it, the concept of harnessing technology to streamline operations and become more customer focused is hardly new. I would attribute a lot of the demand that we’ve seen in the marketplace to e-commerce.

Europe’s most influential meeting point for the supply chain industry

The LoadStar

The 3PL & Supply Chain Summit: Europe is coming to Brussels (14-16 Oct, 2019). The Summit is the leading gathering for Europe’s senior supply chain and logistics pioneers to come together and strategise how to push supply chain intelligence to the limit. .

How to get more from an EAM Implementation - Infosys Blogs

Infosys Supply Chain Management

News & Events. |. « Asset Management and Dynamic Work Plan- Part II | Main | Oracle based Demand to Deliver Capabilities for High Tech Industries » How to get more from an EAM Implementation. Earlier I wrote on a very similar topic (Why my EAM implementation is not giving me as I expected ) and that included many reasons those were leading to suboptimal output from EAM implementations. a optimal interval and actions for cleansing has to be taken.

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