Air, Land, or Sea: Which Freight Option Is Right for Me?

Ship Monk

It's freight time! Out of air, land, and sea freight, which freight option is best for your business? Click here for a short and sweet breakdown

13 Ways to Reduce Parcel Freight Costs

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Looking for new ways to reduce parcel freight costs? If you’re not already using the following strategies, then you are missing out on the best ways to whittle down the 75% of overhead that your firm funnels into outbound parcel costs every year. Check our our eBook on parcel cost reduction.

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The Freight Marketplace with Brent Hutto

The Logistics of Logistics

The Freight Marketplace with Brent Hutto. Joe Lynch and Brent Hutto discuss the freight marketplace and its importance, dynamics, and huge impact on the U.S. Truckstop.com is a leader in transportation technology and freight matching solutions.

Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese. Miles Varghese and Joe Lynch review and discuss freight forwarding basics. Miles Varghese is the co-founder and CEO of Cargologik , an all-in-one transportation logistics collaboration software developed for freight forwarders.

What Happens When Machine Learning Meets Ocean Shipping?

Read how Unilever developed a first-of-its-kind digital Control Tower with ClearMetal that provides extremely accurate real-time visibility across their sea freight operations.

The Increasing Freight Tech Table Stakes with Nick Dangles

The Logistics of Logistics

The Increasing Freight Tech Table Stakes with Nick Dangles. Nick Dangles and Joe Lynch discuss the increasing freight tech table stakes. Nick is a tenured veteran of full truckload freight brokerage who has firsthand knowledge of technology’s power in the freight industry.

April Freight Market Update

Trinity Logistics

Stay up-to-date with the latest conditions impacting the freight market, curated by Trinity Logistics. Freight volume in the U.S. This combination will continue to keep spot rates elevated as we head into an anticipated strong Spring season for freight.

New Podcast Episode: Cargoloop, the Hyperloop for Freight

Logistics Matter

The post New Podcast Episode: Cargoloop, the Hyperloop for Freight appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER. The Does LogisticsMatter? Podcast is all about trends and innovations in supply chain and logistics. This episode features Rik Roeske and Edwin Wenink of Hardt Hyperloop.

What is freight?

The Supply Chain Journal

A term that gets used quite often in the shipping and transportati o n industry is freight , says ThomasNet. But what is freight, and what does it represent within the supply chain network? What makes freight shipping unique? The need for people to move freight will always exist.

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. Key Takeaways: Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks). Learn More About Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks).

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Predict and Prevent Freight Damage with Ilya Preston

The Logistics of Logistics

Predict and Prevent Freight Damage with Ilya Preston. Ilya Preston and Joe Lynch discuss ways to predict and prevent freight damage. Freight damage is not only expensive and upsetting to customers, but it is also ridiculously hard to figure out where, when, and how it occurred.

Dynamic Freight Pricing

Logistics Management

Convoy’s digital freight network offers dynamic pricing that’s resilient to market volatility

Practical Freight Packaging

Freight Center

LTL Shipping Freight Preparation

Freight Forwarding Catches Up with Sharm Chelliah

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Forwarding Catches Up with Sharm Chelliah. Sharm Chelliah and Joe Lynch discuss the topic, “freight forwarding catches up” which refers to the recent technology advancements made in freight forwarding that has enabled it to offer a customer experience and visibility on par with tech-enabled 3PLs and freight brokers. Sharm Chelliah is a Global Account Executive at Flexport , a digital freight forwarder, and customs broker.

Bulk Freight Roundup: Q1 2021

Bulk Connection

As March comes to a close, we see a continuation of the bulk freight trends established in January and February. This edition of the Bulk Freight Roundup examines bulk freight activity during the first quarter of 2021. Bulk Transportation Freight Industry Issues

Freight Shipping To Destinations With Special Requirements

Freight Center

Shipping destinations can be as distinct as the freight heading to them. Let’s discuss freight shipping to destinations with special requirements and what you need to know. Freight Shipping & Logistics Shipping Tips

What Are Specialized Freight Services?

Freight Center

Have you ever heard the phrase “specialized freight services” and wondered what in the world that meant? That means your cargo might need specialized freight services in order to ship it safely and securely. So, what are specialized freight services and how do you know if you need them?

Shipments up, freight spend way up — Cass reports

The Supply Chain Journal

Freight expenditures surged with another step higher in volumes, according to March data released by Cass Information Systems ( NASDAQ: CASS ) on Friday. The Cass Freight Index posted cycle highs with the expenditures’ subindex displaying a new record.

The Most Common Freight Modes

Freight Center

Freight modes? Freight modes are simply the different freight shipping transportation options available to you. Figuring out what type of freight transportation method is best for your shipment doesn’t have to make your head spin. Freight Shipping & Logistics

Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration

Talking Logistics

Read more Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration. The post Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Everyone in the transportation industry knows that there’s a lot of waste in the system.

What causes freight markets booms and busts?

MercuryGate

Like the broader economy and other markets such as real estate, the freight market experiences periodic ups and downs – booms and busts. The post What causes freight markets booms and busts? Blog Freight Freight Rate Partners TMS Selection

Ocean Freight 101

Trans Global Auto Logistics

Ocean freight remains the most cost-effective way to move large amounts of property and goods around the world for private individuals, businesses, and governments alike. This gives us a broad insight into ocean freight and what it can mean for our customers. What Ocean Freight Is.

How freight consolidation impacts RFP bidding strategies

FreightWaves SONAR

Figuring out how to improve annual request for proposal (RFP) bidding strategies remains elusive for many shippers, especially in the context of knowing when to expand the network to leverage freight consolidation. One of the top issues driving this complexity is freight consolidation.

Managed Transportation Experts Speak on Digital Freight

Logistics Viewpoints

With the rise of Uber Freight, digital freight brokerages have gotten a good deal of investor and shipper attention. A digital freight brokerage uses technology to make the process of working with a broker to secure a move more automated and less time consuming.

Improving freight management

Fleet Owner

Gauge and improve your company’s freight management performance with these tips and tricks

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What Does FOB Mean In Freight Shipping?

GoShip Blog

The freight shipping industry is saturated with many shipping terms that are sometimes confusing even to experienced shippers. One such term is the FOB acronym, which stands for free (or freight) on board. Basically, FOB marks who handles the payments and responsibility for freight.

What Is Procurement in Freight

The Supply Chain Journal

For management, one of the most critical aspects of shipping and inventory management is the concept of procurement in freight. This essentially is the process of securing adequate capacity space to haul the freight. Freight Full Truckload Supply Chain Uncategorized

Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey

The Logistics of Logistics

Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey. Sarah Barnes-Humphrey and Joe Lynch discuss transforming the shipper, freight forwarder relationship. Learn More About Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship.

Finding freight data for free – WTT

The Supply Chain Journal

This episode is brought to you by Redwood, a leading logistics platform company, has provided solutions for moving and managing freight for more than 20 years. On today’s episode, Dooner and The Dude are talking about finding freight data for free.

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The Future of Motor Freight

Logistics Management

Wanting to offset capacity shortages, rising freight rates and other roadblocks, more companies are turning to technology and collaborating with their partners across the entire freight management continuum

Guidelines for Filing Freight Claims

20Cube Logistics

This is where filing freight claims come into play. If you are frequently involved with shipping goods over long distances, you might be faced with a situation when it becomes necessary to file a freight claim.

Freight tip: Damaged freight.

Freightquote

Damaged freight is a hot button for many shippers. Read this post to learn about the best ways to deal with it

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Freight Cost & Transportation Capacity Outlook for 2021

Now, That's Logistics

Regardless of specific mode, the warehousing and distribution environment appears to be a common issue for many freight operators right now. As a result, the freight markets have remained strong.

Is Freight Going Underground?

Logistics Matter

Boring Freight Elon Musk is a man of many innovative ideas. The post Is Freight Going Underground? Blog Freight Innovation Logistics Transportation TunnelMost of them are consumer oriented, but all have great logistics potential. His innovations and ideas focus on two main areas: transportation and sustainable energy. Best known example is probably the Tesla, which is a combination of both. A 100% electrical vehicle. It has been a major push forward […].